Signal boost: vote in the ITSOC BoG Election!

The IEEE Information Theory Society election of Members to the Board of Governors is now open.

We hope you will take the time to exercise your vote and help choose the future direction of the society. Let’s increase last year’s voting percentage of 23.1% by voting today! Your vote counts!


You will need your IEEE Account username/password to access the ballot. For quick reference, your username is If you do not remember your password, you may retrieve it on the voter login page.

Voting must be completed no later than 6 September 2018. Any returns received after this date will not be counted. The online voting site will close at 4:00 pm Eastern Time.

If you have any questions about the IEEE Information Theory Society voting process, please contact or +1 732 562 3904.

Thank you for your participation in this election.

Alon Orlitsky,
Chair, Nominations and Appointments Committee

TPDP Last-minute CFP/Extension (July 27!)

Via Sasho Nikolov: the deadline for the Theory and Practice of Differential Privacy (TPDP 2018, co-located with CCS 2018) is now:

July 27, 2018

This was done to avoid conflicts with SIGMOD.

Submissions of already published work is also allowed, as long as it was published after the last TPDP. The goal is to get people in the room. The formal CFP is here.