Computer underground Digest Wed Mar 8, 1994 Volume 6 : Issue 22 ISSN 1004-042X Editors: Ji
Computer underground Digest Wed Mar 8, 1994 Volume 6 : Issue 22
Editors: Jim Thomas and Gordon Meyer (TK0JUT2@NIU.BITNET)
Archivist: Brendan Kehoe (He's sorting thru the files)
Acting Archivist: Stanton McCandlish
Shadow-Archivists: Dan Carosone / Paul Southworth
Ralph Sims / Jyrki Kuoppala
Copita Editor: Sheri O'Nothera
CONTENTS, #6.22 (Mar 8, 1994)
File 1--CuD typos (6.21-"Rape in Cyperspace / 6.21-Newsday article)
File 2--Computers, Freedom, & Privacy (CFP) '94 Final Program/Info
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Date: Tue, 8 Mar 1994 13:18:11 CST
From: CuD Moderators
Subject: File 1--CuD typos (6.21-"Rape in Cyperspace / 6.21-Newsday article)
In CuD 6.21, the moderators' note indicated that the Village Voice
"Rape in Cyberspace" "...may not be reprinted *WITH* the author's
This should have read: "...may not be reprinted *WITHOUT* the authors
permission." Readers who distribute CuDs should correct this typo
In CuD 6.19, we indicated in the CuD response to the Newsday article
(File 3) that in the '93 Congressional hearings on wire fraud one of
the participants judged 2600 Magazine to be a primer for crime. In an
inadvertant typo, the line appeared "which we" (ie, CuD), when the
line should have been "when *HE*" (the participant) considered 2600 to
be "dangerous." CuD does not consider 2600 "dangerous" or an advocacy
manual for crime.
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Date: 3 Mar 94 05:03:15 CST
Subject: File 2--Computers, Freedom, & Privacy (CFP) '94 Final Program/Info
(MODERATORS' NOTE: The CFP conference is the best national conference
of it's type, and attracts an impressive cross-section of people. This
year's conference in Chicago lists an exciting and diverse program.
There is relatively cheap housing available at the Palmer house (4 per
room) for low income participants).
THE FOURTH CONFERENCE
ON COMPUTERS, FREEDOM
MARCH 23-26, 1994
CHICAGO PALMER HOUSE HILTON
"CYBERSPACE SUPERHIGHWAYS: ACCESS, ETHICS and CONTROL"
ASSOCIATION FOR COMPUTING MACHINERY
SPECIAL INTERESTS GROUPS ON:
COMPUTERS AND SOCIETY (SIGCAS)
SECURITY, AUDIT AND CONTROL (SIGSAC)
JOHN MARSHALL LAW SCHOOL,
CENTER FOR INFORMATICS LAW
PATRONS & SUPPORTERS (as of 15 December 1994)
AMERICAN EXPRESS CORP.
BAKER & McKENZIE
LEGAL TRUSTEES, JERSEY, LTD. (UK)
NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION (PENDING)
AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION SECTION OF
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
AMERICAN CIVIL LIBERTIES UNION
COMPUTER PROFESSIONALS FOR SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
ELECTRONIC FRONTIER FOUNDATION
GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY INSTITUTE for COMPUTER and
IEEE COMPUTER SOCIETY
IEEE-USA COMMITTEE ON COMMUNICATIONS
AND INFORMATION POLICY
LIBRARY AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATION
U.S. PRIVACY COUNCIL
UNITED AIRLINES IS THE OFFICIAL AIRLINE FOR CFP'94
Fourth Conference on Computers, Freedom and Privacy
Chicago, Il., March 23 - 26, 1994
"Cyberspace Superhighways: Access, Ethics and Control"
George B. Trubow
Center for Informatics Law,
John Marshall Law School
George B. Trubow
Lance J. Hoffman
George Washington University
University of Chicago
Sweet Pea Productions
CPSR, Palo Alto
Manager, Volunteers and Conference Office
ManyMedia, Palo Alto
Chair, Student Writing Competition
Co-Chairs, Student Scholarship Program
Northern Illinois University
Computer Professsionals for
Electronic Frontier Foundation
Mullenholz and Brimsek
Australian National Univesity
Electronic Frontier Foundation
Library & Information
Government Technology Magazine
Baker & McKenzie
Piper and Marbury
George Mason University
Computer Professionals for
Robert Ellis Smith
Northern Illinois University
Alan F. Westin
Conference Administration by John Marshall Law School:
Arrangements Director, RoseMarie Knight
Publicity & Publications, John McNamara
Financial Officer, James Kreminski
Program Coordinator, Gary Gassman
"CYBERSPACE SUPERHIGHWAYS: ACCESS, ETHICS and CONTROL
Cyberspace, Information Superhighway, National Information
Infrastructure, Open Platforms, Computer and Communications
Revolution, Electronic Networks, Digital Data Bases and Information
Society are words and phrases common to the rhetoric of our modern
era. The relationships between and among individuals, society,
nations, government entities and business organizations are in
constant flux as new stresses and alliances change the old "rules
of the game." Today's challenges are to define what is the "game,"
who owns the "franchises," who can play, what are the rules and who
calls the shots. Information and communications technology raise
new issues for freedom and privacy in this new era. Such questions
are on the agenda as the participants in CFP'94 consider the
alternatives and seek some solutions. Come, join in the dialogue
that will help to shape the world's future!
On Wednesday March 23, the day before the formal conference begins,
CFP '94 is offering a number of in-depth tutorials covering a wide
variety of subjects on five parallel tracks. These presentations
will be interesting, educational, thought-provoking and often
controversial. The tutorials are available at a nominal additional
On each of the three days of the conference, a daily newspaper will
appear to highlight what has transpired and announce important
coming events. The staff of "The Decisive Utterance," The John
Marshall Law School's student newspaper, is providing this service.
CONFERENCE RECEPTION AND TECHNOLOGY DISPLAY
On Wednesday evening, from 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., you are invited
to meet new and old friends and colleagues at an opening reception
at the John Marshall Law School from 6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. The School
is only two blocks from the conference hotel. A state-of-the-art
computer lab will be used to demonstrate high-tech applications in
academia and registrants will be invited to take part.
SINGLE-TRACK MAIN PROGRAM
The technological revolution that is driving change in our society
has many facets and we are often unaware of the way they all fit
together, especially those parts that lie outside one's own daily
experience. An important goal of CFP '94 is to bring together
individuals from disparate disciplines and backgrounds and engage
them in a balanced discussion of CFP issues. To this end our main
program, starting on Thursday, March 24, is on a single track
enabling registrants to attend all sessions. The concurrent Birds-
of-a-Feather meetings Thursday after 9:15 p.m. are exceptions.
BIRDS OF A FEATHER SESSIONS (BoF)
CFP '94 will provide a limited number of meeting rooms to
interested individuals for informal "Birds of a Feather" sessions
after the formal program Thursday, from 9:15 p.m. - 11:15 p.m.
These sessions will provide an opportunity for special-interest
discussions. For further information or to request a BoF contact
CFP '94 Program Coordinator, Gary Gassman, at the John Marshall Law
MUSEUM OF SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY GALA
Registrants are invited to a very special reception and buffet at
Chicago's famed Museum of Science and Industry where they also will
be treated to a private showing and demonstration of the MSI's
newly-opened Communications and Imaging Exhibits. These multi-
million dollar presentations occupy 15,000 sq.ft. of museum space
and required three years to develop. "Communications" is a
panoramic display of how technology has transformed our lives by
dissolving distance and and making connections; visitors can even
enter the unreal world of virtual reality. "Imaging" is a mind-
boggling journey through modern applications of imaging technology.
Visitors can even play the role of brain surgeon, using
radiosurgery made possible by 3-D imaging, or explore imaging in
forensic science by using MRI, fingerprint enhancement, face aging
and other modern technologies to solve a crime!
REGISTRATION WILL BE LIMITED
CFP '94 registration will be limited to 550 attendees, so we advise
you to register early to assure admission and to take advantage of
the early registration discounts.
MEALS AND RECEPTIONS
A key component of the CFP conferences has been the interaction
between the diverse communities that constitute our audience. To
promote this interaction CFP '94 provides three luncheons, three
receptions and three evening meals with the price of registration.
EFF PIONEER AWARDS
All conference attendees are invited to the EFF Pioneer Awards
Reception sponsored by the Electronic Frontier Foundation on
Thursday evening. These, the third annual EFF Pioneer Awards, will
be given to individuals and organizations that have made
distinguished contributions to the human and technological realms
touched by computer-based communications.
CONFERENCE BUSINESS OFFICE
The Conference business and registration office will be open from
8:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. on Wednsday thru Friday, and until 6:00
p.m. on Saturday, for registration and general information.
NOTE: The following program content and schedule is subject to
change. The Information Superhighway is a fast track!
Wednesday, March 23, 1994
9:00 a.m. - noon
Cyberspace Law for Non-Lawyers
This tutorial presents an outline of the law for laymen,
dealing with Constitutional and legal issues that confront
those concerned with privacy, crime, and freedom of expression
in cyberspace. There will be summaries of recent cases,
legislative proposals and government activities.
Mike Godwin, Online Counsel, EFF
Rules of the Road for Network Travelers. (CLE Credit Approved)
The information superhighway presents a variety of rights and
risks. Learn about the legal issues of computer networks,
services and bulletin boards, including on-line property
rights; protecting personal privacy and business information;
electronic publishing and multimedia rights; viruses, adult
materials and other no-nos.
Lance Rose, Attorney and Author of "Syslaw."
Get Mad, Get Motivated, Get Moving!
The focus of this panel is on citizen action for privacy
protection: how to reach and organize constituents; support
legislation or other privacy protection measures; conduct
public education activities; use the technology in program
Robert Ellis Smith, Privacy Journal
Exploring Internet: A Guided Tour
This tutorial gives participants a practical introduction to
the most popular and powerful applications available via the
world's largest computer network, the Internet. There will be
hands-on demonstrations of communications tools such as e-
mail, conferencing, Internet Relay Chat and resource discover,
and navigations aids such as Gopher, WAIS, Archie and World
Wide Web. Extensive documentation will be provided.
Mark Graham, Pandora Systems
Using the Freedom of Information Act
The Federal FOIA is the principal focus of this tutorial
though some attention is given to the use of state FOIAs.
The session will cover procedures for making requests,
identifying the information desired, differences between
electronic and hard copy responses, and the appeals process
within agencies and the courts.
David Sobel, Counsel, Computer Professional for Social
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Cryptography: What, and How?
Data encryption is in the cyberspace limelight as perhaps the
only technique to ensure digital privacy and security; it is
also the subject of sharp debate regarding control of the
development and use of the technology. This tutorial will
display what encryption is, how it works, and some of the
options for its use. Computer animations and graphic displays
will be used to help make cryptography comprehensible; the
audience will engage in some hands-on encryption exercises.
Mark Hellmann, Pattishall, McAuliffe et.al, Chicago
Electronic Detectives: Critical Issues for Public and Private
Both governmental and private sector investigators have
unprecedented access to "open" sources that were practically
inaccessible a few years ago. This information environment
poses opportunities and risks that will be the focus of this
program. Investigative techniques via networks will be
ed and the legal, ethical and practical issues will be explored.
Actual case-studies will be utilized.
Michael Moran, CCO; Michael Robertson, CFE
Hi-Tech Intellectual Property Law Primer (CLE Credit Approved)
This panel will cover the special problems in patent,
copyright and tradmark law engendered by computers and digital
technology, with attention to the impact of recent cases. The
differences in European protection will be surveyed as well as
technology export restrictions.
Raymond Nimmer, University of Texas Law School
Leslie A. Bertagnolli, Baker & McKenzie, Chicago
Transactional Data Analyses: Making FOI Access Useful
Electronic communication, coupled with federal and state
Freedom of Information Acts, has made a great deal of data
available to the public regarding the activities and policies
of government enforcement and regulatory agencies. Knowing
how to evaluate and use this information is critical to
understanding and demonstrating what the data really means.
The Transactional Records Access Clearinghouse (TRAC) of
Syracuse University uses its various knowledge-bases to
demonstrate the power of transactional data. Colorgraphics
and analytic techniques are combined in demonstrations of how
otherwise drab statistics can be displayed dramatically to aid
in policy analyses and advocacy.
David Burnham, former New York Times Investigative
Susan Long, Co-director, TRAC, SUNY-Syracuse
Election Fraud and Modern Technology
There has been increasing attention, in the U.S. and abroad,
to the use of modern technology in the electoral process.
Buying votes, stealing votes, changing votes -- whether in the
environment of punch-cards or fully automated voting machines
-- is the subject of this tutorial. Mock elections will be
staged in which the participants have roles in planning to
perpetrate as well as prevent vote fraud. Voter registration,
phone-based voting, cryptography and verification are among
the strategies and technologies to be considered.
Russel L. Brand, Reasoning Systems.
SPECIAL EVENTS ON WEDNESDAY, Mar. 23:
Noon - 4:00 p.m., Privacy International Business Meeting
This meeting, at the John Marshall Law School, begins with a
buffet luncheon. Non-members interested in learning about
P.I. and the Illinois Privacy Council are invited to be guests
for lunch and a briefing. Guest space will be limited so
attendance on a "first come" basis MUST be confirmed by
March 8, 1994.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Conference Reception
All CFP registrants are invited to a reception and open house
demonstrating the John Marshall Law School's recently opened
computer lab. This also is an opportunity to "network" the
old-fashioned way, meeting old friends and making new ones
while enjoying the reception and buffet. This state-of-the-art
facility will display information and communications
technology being used in the educational environment. Guests
also may participate in hands-on demonstrations of the
technology under the tutelage of JMLS faculty and staff.
(Wed. Special Events, Cont'd)
9:15 p.m. - 11:15 p.m. "CFP SOAPBOX SQUARE"
On Wednesday, March 23, from 9:15 p.m. to 11:15 p.m., "CFP Soapbox
Square" will be open. This is a chance for those who have
something to say publicly to say it and to hear response from
others! Those interested in making a brief statement (3 minutes)
at this meeting must file their request and describe their topics
by 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday. Discussion time for various topics will
be allocated based upon the number of topics and the number who
have asked to speak. Requests to speak can be made at the time of
pre-registration or at the conference site.
Thursday, March 24, 1994
8:30 a.m., CFP'94 Official Opening
Welcome to the Conference: George B. Trubow, General Chair
Welcome to Chicago: Hon. Richard M. Daley, Mayor (Invited)
9:00 a.m. Keynote Address: Mr. John Podesta, Assistant to the
President, Washington, D.C.
10:00 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. The Information Superhighway: Politics and the Public
The Administration and Congress propose policies that will
lead to a digital multimedia highway. How can the road be
built at affordable cost while serving the public interest and
our constitutional values?
Chair: Jerry Berman, Electronic Frontier Foundation
12:00 p.m. Lunch
Speaker: U.S. Senator Paul Simon (Invited)
1:30 p.m. Is It Time for a U.S. Data Protection Agency?
Beginning with the Privacy Act of 1974, proposals to establish
an oversight body for data protection have been offered but
not adopted; another proposal is currently pending in
Congress. Against a background of almost twenty years
experience under the Privacy Act, the panel will consider
whether the current political, economic and technological
mileau favors establishment of a data protection agency.
Chair: Priscilla M. Regan, George Mason University
2:45 p.m. Break
3:00 p.m. "Owning and Operating the NII: Who, How, When?"
The National Information Infrastructure is an important
initiative for the present Administration. This panel will
explore policy and technical issues such as equity and access,
connectivity and standards, funding and regulation, privacy
and security, ownership and operation.
Chair: Marc Rotenberg, Computer Professionals for Social
4:15 p.m. Break
4:30 p.m. Data Encryption: Who Holds The Keys?
Recent attempts, led by federal law enforcment agencies, to
control the development and dissemination of strong
cyptography programs has engendered considerable discussion
and disagreement. The interests of law enforcement agencies
may conflict with the need for data security and personal
privacy demanded by users of electronic networks. This panel
will evaluate proposals to deal with the question.
Moderator: Willis Ware, Rand Corporation
5:30 p.m. Adjourn
6:00 p.m. EFF Awards Reception
Once again, the Electronic Frontier Foundation hosts a
reception prior to its annual Pioneer Awards presentation.
All CFP attendees are invited to enjoy the recepiton and
congratulate the new honorees.
7:00 p.m. Conference Banquet (Speaker to be announced)
9:15 - 11:15 p.m. "Birds-of-a-Feather" sessions run concurrently.
Friday, March 25, 1994.
8:30 a.m. Keynote: David Flaherty, Data Protection Commissioner,
Victoria, British Columbia
9:15 a.m. Health Information Policy
The Clinton Health Reform Plan, and variations on that theme,
stress the use of information technology to help the
efficiency and effectiveness of health care. Expert
consultation, improved service delivery through new
technology, and improvements in the processing of health
insurance claims bring promise of cost cuts as well as the
possibilities of threats to personal privacy. This panel of
experts will form the "CFP Group" to explore these promises
Chair: Robert R. Belair, Mullenholz & Brimsek, Wash., D.C.
10:30 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. Can Market Mechanisms Protect Consumer Privacy?
When does protection of consumer privacy require legal
standards and government regulation and when can bargains and
agreements in the market suffice? What role do new
technological options for individuals and organizations play
in facilitating private choice and market transactions? Is
"ownership" of personal information a useful concept or a dead
end for privacy protection in an information age?
Chair: Dr. Alan F. Westin, Columbia University
Noon Lunch, Speaker: Philip Zimmerman, PGP
1:30 p.m. Creating an Ethical Community in Cyberspace
The fundamental ethical questions posed by the "settlement" of
cyberspace are not new. What is new is that the relationship
between behavior and the ethical conceptions by which we judge
behavior shift and become more ambiguous and vague. This
sessions examines the ethical dilemmas brought about by the
"colonization" of cyberspace that must be resolved to
establish and maintain a stable, humane environment.
Chair: Prof. Jim Thomas, Northern Ilinois University
2:45 p.m. Break
3:00 p.m. Standards for Certifying Computer Professionals
The subject of licensing of computer professionals is
receiving increased attention by professional organizations
and by state legislatures. Both the ACM and IEEE have
proposals under study, and perhaps a half-dozen states are
considering licensing bills. This panel will consider the
pros and cons and suggest some standards for certification.
Chair: Donald Gotterbarn, East Tennessee State Univ.
4:15 p.m. Break
4:30 p.m. Hackers and Crackers: Using and Abusing the Networks
This session will explore issues surrounding the "fringe" of
network use. What can and should be exchanged? Who will
monitor "appropriate" use? What's the current difference, if
any, between "hacker" and "cracker"? What should be expected
and accepted regarding the role of law enforcement agencies?
5:30 p.m. Adjourn
5:45 p.m. Buses begin departing for the Chicago Museum of Science
and Industry for a private reception and demonstration at
the Communications and Imaging exhibits.
9:00 p.m. Buses begin departing for return to the Palmer House and
Saturday, March 26, 1994
9:00 a.m. The Role of Libraries on the Information Superhighway
As the information landscape changes dramatically the historic
role of libraries as the "information commons" is challenged.
How will the Carnegie ideal of free, public access be
implemented by the library community? Should it be? This
panel will consider policy for an information network in the
Moderator: Tamara J. Miller, President, Library and
Information Technology Association
10:15 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. International Governance of Cyberspace: New Wine in Old
Bottles -- Or Is It Time For New Bottles?
Much discussion transpires between members of the Economic
Community, the O.E.C.D., the Council of Europe, and the United
States, regarding data protection, intellectual property
rights, transborder data flow, the mediation of disputes, etc.
This panel will consider whether existing mechanisms can solve
the problems or a new structure for the governance of
cyberspace is needed.
Chair: Ronald L. Plesser, Piper and Marbury
Speaker: Simon Davies, Director General, Privacy
1:30 p.m. The Electronic Republic: Delivery of Government Services
over the Information Superhighway
State and local governments use computer networks to deliver
a wide range of services and information to the public;
electronic "kiosks" are moving to "government by ATM." How
will this interaction between government and the people affect
the process of American government in the future?
Chair: Dennis McKenna, Publisher, "Government Technology."
2:45 p.m. Break
3:00 p.m. Education and NREN, K - 12
Internetworking is a very new technology being rapidly
deployed to conventional classrooms, a very old technology.
The panel will explore the clash of contradictory assumptions
embedded within these systems -- a clash which has profound
implications for the future of both the network and the
Chair: Steven Hodas, NASA NREN Project
4:15 p.m. Guarding the Digital Persona
After this panel has established the threats to personal
privacy from individual profiling and target marketing, and a
regime to legally recognize and protect an "electronic
personality" is put forth, Bruce Sterling will offer to
explain why much of that worry is misdirected!
Chair: Roger Clarke, Australian National University
5:30 p.m. Adjournment
Featured Speakers Confirmed as of 12/15/93
Philip Agre, Dept. of Sociology, U. of Cal., San Diego
David Banisar, Computer Professional for Social Responsibility
Robert R. Belair, Mullenholz & Brimsek, Washington, D.C.
Jerry Berman, Executive Director, Electronic Frontier Foundation
Leslie A. Bertagnolli, Baker & McKenzie, Chicago
Andrew Blau, The Benton Foundation, Washington, D.C.
Dr. Herbert Burkert, Univ. of St. Galen, Switzerland
Jeffrey Chester, Director, Center for Media Education
Roger Clarke, College of Commerce, Australian National University
Ellen Craig, Commissioner, Illinois Commerce Commission
Simon Davies, Director General, Privacy International, London
David Flaherty, Information and Privacy Commissioner, British
Oscar H. Gandy, Media Studies Center, Columbia University
Donald Gotterbarn, East Tennessee State University
Allan Hammond, New York University Law School
Steven Hodas, NASA NREN Project, Washington, D.C.
David Johnson, Wilmer, Cutler & Pickering, Washington
Steven Kolodney, Dir., Information Technology, State of California
Curtis Kurnow, Landels, Ripley & Diamond, San Francisco
Kenneth Laudon, School of Information Systems, New York University
Lee Ledbetter, HDX
Jay Lemke, School of Education, City University of New York
Duncan MacDonald, V.P. & Gen. Couns., Citicorp Credit Services
Shirley Marshall, Public Sector Marketing, IBM
Dennis McKenna, Publisher, Government Technology Magazine
Michael Mensik, Baker & McKenzie, Chicago
Raymond Nimmer, University of Texas
Eli Noam, Columbia University School of Business
Michael North, President, North Communications
Ronald L. Plesser, Piper and Marbury, Washington, D.C.
Marc Rotenberg, Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility
Rohan Samarajiva, Department of Communication, Ohio State Univ.
David Sobel, Computer Professionals for Social Responsibility
Bruce Sterling, Sci-Fi Writer and Journalist, Austin, Texas
Connie Stout, Texas Education Network
Jim Thomas, Department of Sociology, Northern Illinois University
Greg Tucker, Head of the Business School, Monash Univ., Australia
Bruce Umbaugh, Old Dominion University
Patricia Valey, Acting Director, Office of Consumer Affairs
Maarten van Swaay, Dept. of Computer Science, Kansas State U.
Daniel Weitzner, Sr. Staff Counsel, Electronic Frontier Foundation
Alan Westin, Columbia University
Christine Zahorik, Staff, Senate Committee on
FP '94 SCHOLARSHIPS
The Fourth Conference on Computers, Freedom and Privacy (CFP '94)
will provide a limited number of full registration scholarships for
students and other interested individuals. These scholarships will
cover the full costs of registration, including luncheons, two
banquets, and all conference materials. Scholarship recipients
will be responsible for their own lodging and travel expenses.
Persons wishing to apply for one of these fully-paid registrations
should contact CFP '94 Scholarship Chair:
John F. McMullen
CFP '94 Scholarship Committee
Jefferson Valley, NY 10535
Phone: (914) 245-2734 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
CFP'94 will be held at the Palmer House Hilton, a venerable Chicago
landmark in the "Loop." This spacious and comfortable facility is
easily accessible from the O'Hare International and Chicago Midway
airports, and is only 2 blocks from The John Marshall Law School.
Special conference rates of $99/night, single or multiple
occupancy, are available. Our room block is guaranteed only until
March 1, 1994, so we urge you to make your reservations as early as
possible. When calling for reservations, please be sure to mention
CFP'94 to obtain the conference rate.
Hotel Reservations: Palmer House Hilton, 17 E. Monroe, Chicago,
Il., 60603. Tel: 312-726-7500; 1-800-HILTONS; Fax, 312-263-2556
Refund requests received in writing by March 8, 1994 will be
honored. A $50 cancellation fee will be applied. No refunds will
be made after this date; however, registrants may designate a
CFP'94 is proud to have United Airlines as our own exclusive
official airline! United will give our conferees a 5% discount off
any published United or United Express airfare, including First
Class, or 10% off the new BUA fare when purchased at least a week
in advance of travel. Call toll-free 1-800-521-4041 to make
reservations and be sure to give our CFP'94 ID Number: 541QI.
(Voice: 312-987-1420; E-MAIL: email@example.com Fax: 312-427-7128)
John Marshall Law School
315 S. Plymouth Ct., Chicago, IL 60604
Register for the conference by returning the Registration Form
along with the appropriate payment. The registration fee includes
conference materials, three luncheons (Thursday, Friday and
Saturday), a reception, open house and buffet (Wednesday), a
reception and banquet (Thursday), and a gala reception and buffet
at the Museum of Science and Industry. Payment must accompany
NAME (Please Print)
CITY, STATE, ZIP
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information for any purpose other than official Computers, Freedom
and Privacy Conference activities. A printed roster containing
this information will be distrusted at the conference. Please
indicate if you wish information to be excluded from the roster:
( ) Print only name, affiliation and phone no.
( ) Print name only
( ) Omit my name from the roster
( ) I would like to attend the Privacy International luncheon
and briefing at noon on Wednesday, March 23. (Your attendance as
a guest of P.I. and the Illinois Privacy Council MUST be confirmed
by March 8, and is on a "first come" basis.)
"CFP Soapbox Square"
( ) I would like to make a formal statement (3 mins.) during
"CFP Soapbox Square" to be held from 9:15 p.m. - 11:15 p.m. on
March 23. My topic:
( ) I plan to attend "Soapbox Square" but do not wish to make
a prepared statement, though I may join in the discussion.
If paid by: 7 February 8 March On Site
Early Regular Late
Conference Fees $315 $370 $420
Tutorial Fees $145 $175 $210
Conf. & Tutorial $460 $545 $630
Note: If you have registered for the Tutorials, please select one
from each group:
9:00 A.M. - 12:00 NOON
( ) Cyberspace Law for Non-Lawyers
( ) Rules of the Road for Network
Travelers (CLE Credit)
( ) Citizen Action: Get Mad, Get
Motivated, Get Moving!
( ) Exploring Internet: A Guided Tour
( ) Using FOIA
2:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
( ) Cryptography: What, and How?
( ) Introduction to Hi-Tech Law (CLE Credit)
( ) TRAC: Evaluative Data Analysis
( ) The Electronic Detective" Online
( ) Electoral Fraud
PAYMENTS TOTAL AMOUNT
Please indicated method of payment:
( ) Check (payable to JMLS-CFP '94)
( ) VISA
( ) MasterCard
Credit Card #
Name on Card
George B. Trubow, Professor of Law
Director, Center for Informatics Law
The John Marshall Law School
315 S. Plymouth Ct.
Chicago, IL 60604-3907
Fax: 312-427-8307; Voice: 312-987-1445
End of Computer Underground Digest #6.22
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