Unless noted otherwise, all WEIS events will take place in room 110 of Boalt Hall.

Sunday, June 12th

17:00-20:00 Welcome Reception at Tupper & Reed
The reception will feature craft cocktails and light hors d’oeuvre. Tupper & Reed is located one block away from Hotel Shattuck Plaza and two blocks from the Berkeley BART station.A map can be found here.

Monday, June 13th

8:30-9:00 Breakfast
9:00-9:10 Opening Remarks
Serge Egelman, UC Berkeley / ICSI
Chair, WEIS 2016
9:10-10:10 Keynote
Hal Varian
Chief Economist, Google
10:10-10:30 Break
10:30-12:10 Paper Session I: Security Investment
Session Chair: Alessandro Acquisti

12:10-13:00 Lunch
Richard Clayton will present a firsthand account and analysis of a recent hotel reservation scam.
13:00-14:40 Paper Session II: Online Payments
Session Chair: John Chuang

14:40-15:00 Break
15:00-16:40 Paper Session III: User Attitudes and Perceptions
Session Chair: Serge Egelman

18:00-21:00 Dinner at Revival Bar & Kitchen
Revival is located two blocks away from Hotel Shattuck Plaza and one block from the Berkeley BART station.A map can be found here.

Tuesday, June 14th

8:30-9:00 Breakfast
9:00-10:30 Panel: The Security Economics of Surveillance

Vern Paxson, Professor, University of California at Berkeley
Ashkan Soltani, former Chief Technologist, Federal Trade Commission
Martin Libicki, Senior Management Scientist, RAND Corporation
Susan Landau (Moderator), Professor of Cybersecurity Policy, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
10:30-11:15 Break
11:15-12:30 Paper Session IV: Privacy
Session Chair: Rainer Böhme

12:30-13:30 Lunch
13:30-14:45 Paper Session V: Malware and Other Crime
Session Chair: Vern Paxson

14:45-15:00 Break
15:00-16:15 Paper Session VI: Incentives
Session Chair: Tyler Moore

16:15-17:15 Rump Session

Conference participants are invited to give short (5-minute maximum)
talks on new research and works in progress. To reserve a spot, email
the rump session chair, Tyler Moore (, with the
subject “WEIS16 rump session,” along with a title and affiliation.