Affordable and secure electronic voting for university elections: The SAVE case study

Xavier Ochoa, Enrique Peláez

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Abstract

Traditional electronic voting systems are designed with national elections in mind. However, there are other types of institutions, such as Universities, that are required by law to conduct mid- to large-scale elections. The nature of these institutions and the different regulations that govern their election process made impractical the use of traditional voting systems for their elections. This work presents the SAVE system, an electronic voting system designed to be used in University elections preserving all the requirements that a secure voting system have while being affordable and flexible enough to adapt to the different regulations. The design and implementation of this system are discussed in detail and the results of its 10 years of continuous are presented as a case study.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2017 4th International Conference on eDemocracy and eGovernment, ICEDEG 2017
EditorsLuis Teran, Luis Teran, Andreas Meier
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Pages110-117
Number of pages8
ISBN (Electronic)9781509048304
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 29 2017
Event4th International Conference on eDemocracy and eGovernment, ICEDEG 2017 - Quito, Ecuador
Duration: Apr 19 2017Apr 21 2017

Publication series

Name2017 4th International Conference on eDemocracy and eGovernment, ICEDEG 2017

Other

Other4th International Conference on eDemocracy and eGovernment, ICEDEG 2017
CountryEcuador
CityQuito
Period4/19/174/21/17

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Information Systems
  • Sociology and Political Science
  • Communication
  • Public Administration
  • Information Systems and Management
  • Education

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    Ochoa, X., & Peláez, E. (2017). Affordable and secure electronic voting for university elections: The SAVE case study. In L. Teran, L. Teran, & A. Meier (Eds.), 2017 4th International Conference on eDemocracy and eGovernment, ICEDEG 2017 (pp. 110-117). [7962520] (2017 4th International Conference on eDemocracy and eGovernment, ICEDEG 2017). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1109/ICEDEG.2017.7962520