Appearances

Since having been elected to Brighton & Hove City Council I am no longer able to keep track of all my speaking commitments on this page, whenever possible I will try to promote them on my blog.

Appearances from 2007 and earlier:

  • E-voting: the last electoral revolution
    ICPS, Barcelona 5-6th October 2007. Brief report
  • Autumn Party Conferences 2007 – Open Rights Group fringe ‘Should we trust electronic elections?’
    16/9 LibDems in Brighton, 26/9 Labour in Bournemouth, 2/10 Tories in Blackpool.
    audio & video online
  • Open Rights Group May 2007 election report launch
    Royal Academy of Engineering, London, 20th June 2007
    audio & video online
  • Open Rights Group/FIPR e-voting events
    University College London, 6th & 8th February 2007
  • Election Information Websites: lessons from ‘Election Alarm Clock’ and ‘My Election’ pilots
    e-democracy ’06 16th November
    Reports from the session
  • Panel discussion on voter verifiable paper trails
    WOTE 2006
    University of Cambridge, 29th June 2006
  • E-Voting: Policy and Practice
    IPPR/NMK event
    London, 4th November 2004
  • Motivation versus capability: Examining the introduction of electronic voting into the UK
    4S-EASST: Public Proofs – Science, Technology and Democracy
    Paris, France 25th-28th August 2004
  • Voter Verifiability: The Elevator Pitch
    Electronic Voting in Europe, ESF Workshop
    Lochau/Bregenz, Austria 7th-9th July 2004
  • Open Source & e-democracy
    Major Cities of Europe IT Users’ Group
    Gothenburg, Sweden 9th June 2004
  • The Sunday Hour
    RTE Radio 1
    Dublin (by phone) 29th February 2004
  • Electronic voting and democracy – an oxymoron?
    Centre for Public Communication Research at the University of Bournemouth
    Bournemouth 10th November 2003
  • Open Source and Democracy
    Government Computing Scotland
    Edinburgh 5th November 2003
  • The Role of the Internet in a Local Political Party
    e-mint, the community manager’s association
    London 14th August 2003
  • Scratching an Itch – What they don’t tell you about developing Free Software
    LinuxUser & Developer Conference
    Birmingham 25th June 2003
  • This house has confidence voting via the Internet
    Oxford Union/Oxford Internet Institute Debate
    Oxford 23rd June 2003
  • Internet Voting: Fool’s Gold?
    Cambridge Computer Science Laboratory Security Seminar
    Cambridge 7th May 2002

I no longer am able to keep up with tracking media coverage, so this page is more of an aide memoire for me than a useful current resource!

Older Appearances

sheffieldhallam.org.uk/blog/:
Electronic Voting, comments by Richard Allan MP
http://www.sheffieldhallam.org.uk/blog/2003/10/20/12.37.34/

infernalpress.com:
How George W. Bush Won the 2004 Presidential Election
http://www.infernalpress.com/Columns/election.html

eGov Monitor:
Does the UK need e-voting?
http:// www.egovmonitor.com/features/evoting2003.html

eGov Monitor:
Indistinguishable from magic? The Oxford e-Voting debate
http://www.egovmonitor.com/features/kitcat01.html

ZDNet UK:
Internet voting gets the Oxford blues
http:// news.zdnet.co.uk/story/0,,t269-s2136566,00.html

KableNet:
Thumbs down for e-vote
KableNet

BBC News Online:
New voting methods ‘increase turnout’
http:// news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk_politics/2988307.stm

SFGate.com:
Scientists questions electronic voting.
KableNet

Baltimore City Paper:
Future Vote
http://www.citypaper.com/ 2002-12-11/feature.html

Salon.com:
Voting into the Void
http:// www.salon.com/tech/feature/2002/11/05/voting_machines/index.html

The Inquirer:
Voters in, garbage out
http:// www.theinquirer.net/? article=5836

The Independent:
Electrical Register
http:// news.independent.co.uk/digital/features/story.jsp?story=294585

LinuxUser:
Free vote: Would you trust a closed-source election?
http://www.linuxuser.co.uk/articles/issue19/lu19-CoverFeature-Freevote.pdf

The Register:
The Microsoft Government Portal explained
http:// www.theregister.co.uk/content/4/24882.html

Need To Know (NTK):
While we whine and gripe, others go off and do…
http://www.ntk.net/index.cgi?back=2001/now0518.txt&line=41#I

Yorkshire Post:
Internet Voting “could be only five years away.”
http://yorkshirepost.co.uk/scripts/editorial2.cgi?cid=26&aid=379456

The Argus:
Online voting on Jason’s manifesto
http://www.thisisbrightonandhove.co.uk/brighton__hove/election/ELECTION23.html

Wired News:
Microsoft Monopolizes U.K Gov’t Site
http:/ /www.wired.com/news/business/0,1367,44186,00.html

NewsForge:
New version of Free Software e-voting system released
http://www.newsforge.com/article.pl?sid=01/05/29/1632212

Slashdot:
Slashback: Election, Election, Election
http:// slashdot.org/articles/00/11/14/0444247.shtml

idno:
Open source voting solution already in the works
http://listserver.actrix.co.nz/pipermail/idno-discuss/2000-November/001709.html

freshmeat:
Info page
http://freshmeat.net/projects/ free/

maccentral:
FREE e-democracy project develops on Macs
http:/ /www.maccentral.com/news/0008/23.free.shtml

Binary Freedom:
A vote for freedom
http:// www.binaryfreedom.com/content.php?content_id=9

FreeDevelopers:
FREE one of two official FD.net e-democracy projects
http:// 209.249.55.157/edemoc/

Byte.com:
e-Lections And i-Voting
http://www.byte.com/ column/monitor/BYT20001117S0010

The Bell:
Jason Kitcat joins editorial board [ I've had several articles/letters published too]
http:/ /www.thebell.net

Montana ITC:
Promoting the development of Information Technology Services in the State of Montana, USA
http://www.mtitc.org/issues.lasso