Hill Tech Happenings, Week of November 12

November 14 Markup: The House Education and Workforce Committee will mark up pending legislation on higher education. 9 a.m., 2175 Rayburn Building This hearing has been rescheduled for 1:30 p.m. New The Elections Subcommittee of the Committee on House Administration will continue its hearings on voter registration and list maintenance. 10 a.m., 1310 Longworth Building

Hill Tech Happenings, Week of November 5

November 6 Hearing: The Technology and Innovation Subcommittee of the House Science and Technology Committee will hold a hearing on the workforce implications of the globalization of research and development. 2:30 p.m., 2318 Rayburn Building November 7 Hearing: The Senate Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on government enforcement of intellectual property rights. 10 a.m., […]

DC Chapter of ACM Hosts Net Neutrality Panel

For our readers in Washington, D.C., we wanted to note an event hosted by the D.C. Chapter of ACM. Note – the time and specific location have changed. Time: now 7:30-9:30 Location: now Funger Hall, Room 108 2201 G Street NW Monday, November 12th 2007 The DC Chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), […]

Online Comment Tool Available for Voting System Guidelines

Yesterday the Election Assistance Commission (EAC) released it’s online comment tool for commenting on the next iteration of the Voluntary Voting System Guidelines. Released in August by the EAC, this version is the first full rewrite of the standards in some time. The current version of the guidelines (sans commenting capability) is available online. The […]