Meeting Participants and Other Contributors
The Committee on Technical and Privacy Dimensions of Information for Terrorism Prevention and Other National Goals held five meetings starting in 2006. These meetings included information-gathering sessions open to the public, as well as closed segments for committee deliberation. The committee heard from numerous presenters at these meetings. They include the following by meeting date and session.
April 27-28, 2006
Session 1: Deception Detection and Reducing Errors
Paul Ekman, University of California, San Francisco
Henry Greely, Stanford University School of Law
Barry Steinhardt, Technology and Liberty Program, American Civil Liberties Union
John Woodward, Intelligence Policy Center, Rand Corporation
Tom Zeffiro, Center for Functional and Molecular Imaging, Georgetown University
Session 2: Communications
Clint C. Brooks, National Security Agency (retired)
Whitfield Diffie, Sun Microsystems
John Pike, Director, GlobalSecurity.Org
Jody Westby, Global Cyber Risk, University of California
Session 3: Data Mining
Randy Ferryman, U.S. National Counter Terrorism Center
John Hollywood, Rand Corporation
David Jensen, Knowledge Discovery Laboratory, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Jeff Jonas, Entity Analytic Systems, IBM Corporation David Scott, Rice University
Kim Taipale, Center for Advanced Studies in Science and Technology Policy
July 27-28, 2006
Session 1: Privacy Laws and Concepts; Law and Policy Revision Efforts
Lee Tien, Electronic Frontier Foundation
Session 2: Law Enforcement, Counter-Terrorism, and Privacy
Philip R. Reitinger, Trustworthy Computing, Microsoft Corporation
Session 3: Data Mining in the Commercial World
Scott Loftesness, Glenbrook Partners
Dan Schutzer, Financial Services Technology Consortium
October 26-27, 2006
Session 1: Providing a National Perspective
Adm. Scott Redd, National Counter Terrorism Center
Session 2: Law Enforcement Intelligence
Michael Fedarcyk, Bearingpoint and Federal Bureau of Investigation (retired)
Roy I. Apseloff, National Media Exploitation Center
Joe Connell, Counter-Terrorist Command, New Scotland Yard
Session 3: Status of Research on Deception Detection Technologies
Mark Frank, University at Buffalo
Rafi Ron, Ben Gurion Airport, Israel (retired) and Boston Logan Airport
Session 4: Bio-Surveillance Technology and Privacy Issues
James V. Lawler, Homeland Security Council, White House
Lynn Steele, Emergency Preparedness and Response, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Barry Rhodes, Emergency Preparedness and Response, CDC
Farzad Mostashari, New York City Public Health Department
Patricia Quinlisk, State of Iowa
Session 5: Data Linkages
William E. Winkler, U.S. Census Bureau
Session 6: Presentation on DHS Data System Activities
Lisa J. Walby, Transportation Security Administration, Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
Sandy Landsberg, Science and Technology Directorate, DHS
January 18-19, 2007
March 29-30, 2007
From January 1 to March 1, 2007, the committee solicited well-reasoned white papers that identified and discussed issues relevant to the use of data mining, information fusion, and deception detection technologies as they relate to the twin goals of protecting privacy and pursuing terrorism prevention, law enforcement, and public health. The following papers were submitted for the committee’s review:
Michael D. Larsen. 2007. “Record Linkage, Nondisclosure, Counterterrorism, and Statistics.” Department of Statistics and Center for Survey Statistics and Methodology, Iowa State University.
Peter Swire. 2006. “Privacy and information sharing in the war on terrorism.” Villanova Law Review 51, available at http://ssrn.com/abstract=899626.
In response to the call for papers, the DHS Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee1 transmitted the following five reports:
Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee. 2006. The Use of RFID for Human Identity Verification. Report No. 2006-02. Adopted December 6, 2006. DHS, Washington, D.C.
Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee. 2006. The Use of Commercial Data. Report No. 2006-03. Adopted December 6, 2006. DHS, Washington, D.C.
Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee. 2006. Framework for Privacy Analysis of Programs, Technologies, and Applications. Report No. 2006-01. Adopted March 7, 2006. DHS, Washington, D.C.
Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee. 2006. Recommendations on the Secure Flight Program. Report No. 2005-02. Adopted December 6, 2005. DHS, Washington, D.C.
Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee. 2005. The Use of Commercial Data to Reduce False Positives in Screening Programs. Report No. 2005-01. Adopted September 28, 2005. DHS, Washington, D.C.
See http://www.dhs.gov/xinfoshare/committees/editorial_0512.shtm for more information on the DHS Data Privacy and Integrity Advisory Committee.