Clerk Advisory Committee – Security



Wisconsin Elections Commission, 212 East Washington Ave., Third Floor, Madison

Event Type

Meeting of the Clerk Advisory Committee – Security
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

WEC Boardroom/Teleconference


1. Greetings/Introductions

2. Previous Action Items
    a. Security Best Practices
    b. Voter Information Resources
        i. What do voters want to know?
        ii. What should we be communicating?
    c. Ideas to provide some or all municipalities with technology and/or IT support to securely access election systems.
    d. Ideas for new scenarios to incorporate in the next generation Election Security Tabletop Exercise (TTX).

3. New Topics
    a. Hardware Assurance Concept
        i.  Minimum hardware and software standards
        ii. Hardware availability
    b. Local/Regional IT Support Availability
        i. Discuss resources available to you (full time, part time, contract, other)
        ii. Adequacy of support at your level
        iii. Experience with cooperative (shared service) support models?
        iv. Opportunities for the WEC to assist
    c. Public Outreach Initiative
        i.  Perceptions, information, and misinformation
    d. Local Election Plan Health Checks
        i. Program concept
        ii. Discussion of merits/drawbacks
    e. Overview of Other 2019 Projects
    f. Future Agenda Items

4. Meeting Dates/Next Steps
    a. June, August, November 2019