Co-sponsored by DIMACS and Microsoft Corporation.
Presented under the auspices of the DIMACS Special Focus on Next Generation Networks Technologies and its Applications and the DIMACS Special Year on Networks.
Speakers are encouraged to address all technical, legal, and business aspects of digital IP management. Companies offering relevant products and services are encouraged to participate and to submit abstracts or papers outlining their approach.
Topics appropriate for this workshop include, but are not limited to: Intellectual property protection, Anti piracy techniques, Legal issues in the protection of digital rights, New business models for managing digital rights, Passive content protection, e.g. watermarking, tracing traitors, Active content protection, e.g. software tamper resistance, Hardware solutions to content protection.
We will decide whether to publish a proceedings for the workshop based on the number of full-length submissions. If the number and quality of full-length submissions are sufficient, proceedings will be published by the American Mathematical Society as a volume in the DIMACS series.
(1) Paul Kocher, Cryptography Research.
(2) Stuart Haber, InterTrust.
(3) Narayanan Shivakumar, Univ. Washington
(4) Jon Callas, Counterpane Internet Security
A limited number of stipends are available to those unable to obtain funding to attend the workshop. Students giving talks at the workshop are encouraged to apply if such assistance is needed. Requests for stipends should be addressed to Joan Feigenbaum at firstname.lastname@example.org