[tor-dev] Any Tor-ish papers you'd like to nominate for the PET Award?

Ian Goldberg iang at cs.uwaterloo.ca
Wed Feb 26 23:09:17 UTC 2014

Is there a Tor-ish paper you'd like to nominate for the 2014 PET Award?

See the CFN below.


   - Ian

Call for Nominations

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You are invited to submit nominations to the 2014 PET Award.

The PET Award is presented annually to researchers who have made an
outstanding contribution to the theory, design, implementation, or
deployment of privacy enhancing technology. It is awarded at the annual
Privacy Enhancing Technologies Symposium (PETS).

The PET Award carries a prize of 3000 USD thanks to the generous support
of Microsoft. The crystal prize itself is offered by the Office of the
Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario, Canada.

Any paper by any author written in the area of privacy enhancing
technologies is eligible for nomination. However, the paper must have
appeared in a refereed journal, conference, or workshop with proceedings
published in the period from April 1, 2012 until March 30, 2014.

The complete Award rules including eligibility requirements can be found
at http://petsymposium.org/award/rules.php.

Anyone can nominate a paper by sending an email message containing the
following to award-chairs14 at petsymposium.org:

  * Paper title
  * Author(s)
  * Author(s) contact information
  * Publication venue and full reference
  * Link to an available online version of the paper
  * A nomination statement of no more than 500 words.

All nominations must be submitted by March 30, 2014. The Award Committee
will select one or two winners among the nominations received. Winners
must be present at the PET Symposium in order to receive the Award. This
requirement can be waived only at the discretion of the PET Advisory

More information about the PET award (including past winners) is
available at http://petsymposium.org/award/

More information about the 2014 PET Symposium is available at

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