[click for picture] Workshop on Privacy in the Electronic Society
Hyatt Regency, Chicago, IL, USA - November 9, 2009
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8:00 - 8:30 Breakfast

8:30 - 8:35 Welcome
Stefano Paraboschi (Università degli Studi di Bergamo, Italy)

8:35 - 10:35 Session 1: Privacy metrics and techniques --- Chair: Nikita Borisov (UI Urbana-Champaign, USA)

The Effects of Introspection on Creating Privacy Policy
Stephanie Trudeau, Sara Sinclair and Sean Smith (Dartmouth College, USA)

Key Allocation Schemes for Private Social Networks
Keith Frikken and Preethi Srinivas (Miami University, USA)

A Distortion-based Metric for Location Privacy
Reza Shokri, Julien Freudiger, Murtuza Jadliwala and Jean-Pierre Hubaux (Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland)

On the risks of serving whenever you surf: Vulnerabilities in Tor's blocking resistance design
Jon McLachlan and Nicholas J. Hopper (University of Minnesota, USA)

10:35 - 11:00 Coffee Break

11:00 - 12:30 Session 2: Privacy protocols --- Chair: Keith Frikken (Miami University, USA)

XPay: Practical anonymous payments for Tor routing and other networked services
Yao Chen, Radu Sion (Stony Brook University, USA) and Bogdan Carbunar (Motorola Labs, USA)

PSP: Private and Secure Payment with RFID
Erik-Oliver Blass, Anil Kurmus, Refik Molva (Eurecom, France) and Thorsten Strufe (TU Darmstadt, Germany)

A Verifiable, Centralized, Coercion-Free Reputation System
Florian Kerschbaum (SAP Research, Germany)

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch

14:00 - 15:30 Session 3: Privacy in new applications --- Chair: George Danezis (Microsoft Research Cambridge, UK)

Hashing it out in public: Common failure modes of DHT-based anonymity schemes
Andrew Quoc Tran, Nicholas J. Hopper and Yongdae Kim (University of Minnesota, USA)

Longest Common Subsequence as Private Search
Mark Gondree and Payman Mohassel (University of California - Davis, USA)

Redactable Signatures on Data with Dependencies and their Application to Personal Health Records
David Bauer, Douglas Blough and Apurva Mohan (Georgia Institute of Technology, USA)

15:30 - 16:00 Coffee Break

16:00 - 17:30 Session 4: Short papers --- Chair: Radu Sion (Stony Brook University, USA)

A Greek (Privacy) Tragedy: The Introduction of Social Security Numbers in Greece
Eleni Gessiou (FORTH-ICS, Greece), Alexandros Labrinidis (University of Pittsburgh, USA) and Sotiris Ioannidis (FORTH-ICS, Greece)

Faking Contextual Data for Fun, Profit, and Privacy
Richard Chow and Philippe Golle (Palo Alto Research Center , USA)

Plinko: Polling with a Physical Implementation of a Noisy Channel
Chris Alexander (University of Waterloo, Canada), Joel Reardon (Google Switzerland, Switzerland) and Ian Goldberg (University of Waterloo, Canada)

Enforcing Purpose of Use via Workflows
Mohammad Jafari, Reihaneh Safavi-Naini and Nicholas Sheppard (University of Calgary, Canada)

Hiccups on the Road to Privacy-Preserving Linear Programming
Alice Bednarz, Nigel Bean and Matthew Roughan (University of Adelaide, Australia)

For any question, please contact the program chair: wpes09@easychair.org