The WiTap workshop (pronounced why-tap) will focus on the tension between Internet privacy and the desire to track users for targeted advertising or fraud prevention. The workshop will cover technical challenges in this space and encourage research in this area. The workshop will take place on July 22, 2011 at Stanford University.

Workshop Venue

Date: July 22, 2011
Location: Arrillaga Alumni Center. Directions and parking.


The workshop is hosted by the Stanford Computer Security Lab and supported by NSF.


Workshop attendance is free. Spots are limited so please register early.

Confirmed Speakers

  • Dean Hachamovitch,
    corporate vice president of IE team, Microsoft
  • Ed Felten,
    FTC chief technologist
  • Balachander Krishnamurthy,
    AT&T Labs -- Research
  • Nina Taft,
  • Omar Tawakol,
  • Russell Glass,