IACR 2010 Election

The 2010 election is being held October 1 through November 15 to fill all four IACR Officer positions and three of nine IACR Director positions.

The four officers and three directors whose three-year terms are expiring are

The election committee consists of

This year, the election will be conducted electronically from October 1 through November 15 using the Helios cryptographically-verifiable election system.

See http://www.iacr.org/elections/2010/HeliosForCryptographers.html for a brief overview of how the Helios system works.

See http://www.iacr.org/elections/eVoting/ for information on the IACR decision to adopt Helios. The IACR membership meeting has adopted the following motion regarding eVoting.

How To Vote

2010 members of the IACR (generally people who attended an IACR conference or workshop in 2009) should have received a customized invitation to vote from system (at) heliosvoting.org , with a subject line "IACR 2010 Election - Link and Credentials" , sent to their email address of record with the IACR. (Members may update their email addresses and other information by visiting https://secure.iacr.org/membership/members/ .)

That email message contains the Election URL: http://vote.heliosvoting.org/helios/e/IACR2010 , the Election Fingerprint: AKBVANC/m4EuoZ79Ezh1+StureVXMe7TBnkAQvXuP8Q , and in addition a username and password for voting in the elections. (Please notice that the system will only ask for your username and password at the end of the voting process, after you entered all your choices .) Questions about this election may be sent to election2010 (at) iacr.org .

Candidates for Election in 2010

Candidates are permitted to run simultaneously for an Officer position and a Director position. A candidate who wins election as an Officer will be eliminated from consideration as a Director.

The candidates for each office below are listed below