REPS. POE, OLSON TO HOST A SUMMIT ON ENCRYPTION AT RICE UNIVERSITY

HOUSTON, TEXAS – On Monday, April 11th at 10:00 AM, Congressman Ted Poe (TX-02) and Congressman Pete Olson (TX-22) will host a summit on “Encryption: Balancing the Needs of Law Enforcement and the Fourth Amendment.” The summit will be held at Rice University’s Baker Institute for Public Policy (6100 Main Street) in Houston, Texas. Expert testimony will be provided by:

1.      Harris County Sheriff Ron Hickman

2.      David Snead, Counsel at CPanel

3.      Van Lindberg, Vice President at RackSpace

4.      David Hoffman, Associate General Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer at The Intel Corporation

5.      Mike Godwin, Director of Innovation Policy and General Counsel at RStreet

6.      Dr. Dan Wallach, Baker Institute Rice Faculty Scholar; Professor of Computer Science

Visit encryption.splashthat.com for more details. All media interested in attending must RSVP to Shaylyn Hynes (Shaylyn.hynes@mail.house.gov) no later than 5PM on Friday, April 8th.