About the Conference: Donald Trump warned of a 2016 rigged election? Was he right? In his 2016 article for ABC cyber security expert Richard Clarke states that all computer systems can be hacked whether they are in the private or the public sector. Former CIA Director James Woolsey warns that our computerized election systems are vulnerable malicious hacking.
Election Integrity 2017: This conference is designed to address these and other election system vulnerabilities. Conference participants will present a single-solution for our election system vulnerabilities.
Conference Location: IBEW#701 Union Hall, 28600 Bella Vista Parkway, Warrenville, IL. 60555
Conference Date: Saturday, September 16, 2017
Conference Time: Registration 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m., Morning Session 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., Afternoon Session: 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Morning Session: (10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.)
The morning session will provide presentations by nationally known election system experts Mark Crispin Miller (Fooled Again), Jonathan Simon (Code Red), and Robert Fitrakis (What Happened in Ohio) and other election integrity experts. These speakers will provide a comprehensive introduction designed for legislators, election administrators and the media to the weaknesses of U. S. election system integrity both in the 21st and the 20th centuries. Opportunities for questions will be available.
Afternoon Session: (1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.)
The afternoon session will expand on topics and issues raised in the morning session, but will allow for more audience participation and a thorough discussion of the Illinois Election Integrity Act (House Bill 712 / Senate Bill 834). Election integrity resources will be presented and the statewide legislative campaign to get the Illinois Election Integrity Act passed in time for the November 2018 General Election.
About the Sponsor: The Illinois Ballot Integrity Project is a non-partisan Illinois corporation operating on a non-profit basis and has been in existence since 2004.
IBIP Board Members:
Co-Chair Melisa Urda
Co-Chair Clare Tobin
Secretary Roy Lipscomb
Treasurer Roy Lipscomb
Director Beverley Walter