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2019 Winter Science of Security and Privacy Quarterly Meeting at ICSI

The 2019 Winter Science of Security and Privacy Quarterly Meeting will be hosted by the International Computer Science Institute (ICSI) in Berkely, CA, January 10 and 11, 2019.

ICSI is located at 1947 Center Street, 6th Floor. When you enter the building, if you tell the security guard you are going to the 6th floor, you usually do not need to sign in as a visitor. Take the elevator to the 6th floor.


Register to Attend:


The most up-to-date program can be found here. Slides are linked below. You must be logged in and a member of the SoS community to gain access to the presentations. If you are having difficulty, please contact

0830 0900 Registration
0900 0915 Welcome
Serge Egelman, ICSI
Adam Tagert, NSA
0915 1015 NSA Privacy Research Problems
Ray Brown, NSA
1015 1115 FTC and Surveillance
Chris Hoofnagle, UC Berkeley
1115 1130 Coffee Break
1130 1230 Practical Data Governance @ Microsoft
Dave Marcos, Microsoft
1230 1400 Lunch / PI Meeting [on your own]
1400 1445 Data Governance Requirements
Joshua Kroll, UC Berkeley
1445 1530 PolicyLint: Investigating Internal Privacy Policy Contradictions on Google Play
Will Enck, NCSU
1530 1545 Break
1545 1630 Privacy-Preserving Classifications for IoT Applications
Fengjun Li, Kansas
1630 1715 Uncertainty in Network Reliability Analysis
Frank Nguyen, UIUC
1715 1730 Announcements
Dinner on your own
0900 1000 Privacy as Contextual Integrity
Helen Nissenbaum, Cornell Tech
1000 1045 Modeling Privacy
Michael Tschantz, ICSI
1045 1100 Break
1100 1145 User Privacy Preferences and IoT
Serge Egelman, ICSI
1145 1230 SBO Privacy Research
Nicolas Christin, CMU
1230 1330 Lunch
1330 1415 ML-Generated Attacks on ML
Lujo Bauer, CMU
1415 1500 Frame Semantics for Text Understanding
Collin Baker, ICSI
1500 1515 Concluding Remarks

Traveling to ICSI:

A map of ICSI can be found here:

The closest airport is Oakland (OAK), followed by SFO. Both are accessible via BART. ICSI is located one block from the Downtown Berkeley BART station.

Hotel Accomodations:

We recommend staying at the Hotel Shattuck Plaza (, which is a block away from ICSI. The hotel offers a discount for visitors to U.C. Berkeley, though the rate can only be obtained over the phone.

A list of other nearby hotels can be found here:


ICSI does not offer any parking. However, there are several parking garages that charge $3+-1/hour, all within one or two blocks. The closest parking garage is located at 2025 Center Street:


If you have questions about the meeting, please contact Serge Egelman (

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