IACR 2012 Election


The 2012 election was held October 1 through November 15 to fill three of nine IACR Director positions. In total, 518 of 1530 voters have cast their vote (approx. 33.9%). The result is:

The people marked in bold are elected directors during from January 2013 until December 2015. There is also a verifyable tally .

Independent verification

You can use an independent
verifier written by Tom Roeder at Microsoft Research to validate individual audited ballots and check all the ballots that have been cast.

Election of Directors

The three directors whose terms are expiring are

Election Committee

Further important information:

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/eVoting/about-helios.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

2012 members of the IACR (generally people who attended an IACR conference or workshop in 2011) should have received a customized invitation to vote from system (at) heliosvoting.org , with a subject line "IACR 2012 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: https://vote.heliosvoting.org/helios/e/IACR-Elections-2012/vote , the Election Fingerprint: DnOzE1vNIWhG/P3fujhFqQk0oN3zGRyme3jqrEsk7C8 , 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 election2012 (at) iacr.org .

Candidates for Election in 2012