United States Senate:

Testimony of K. A. Taipale, “Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Modernization: Reconciling Signals Intelligence Activity with Targeted Wiretapping,” U.S. Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (SSCI) Hearing on The Foreign Intelligence Modernization Act of 2007, May 1, 2007. [PDF]


Kim_Taipale-congressTestimony of Kim Taipale, “The Privacy Implications of Government Data Mining Program,” U.S. Senate Committee on the Judiciary, Washington, DC (Jan. 10, 2007). [HTLM][PDF]


U.S. House of Representatives:

Testimony of Kim Taipale, “Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act Reform,” U.S. House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI), U.S. House of Representatives, July 19, 2006. [PDF]



Kim Taipale, “Law Enforcement and National Security in the Information Age: Technology, Security, and Privacy in the War on Terror“, Dirksen Senate Office Building, Capital Hill, Wash., DC (Oct. 14, 2004).


White House Cyber Policy Review:

Paul Trevithick, William Coleman, John Clippinger, and Kim Taipale, “Identity and Resilience” (2009). Available at the White House Cyber Policy Review web site.


U.S. Department of Defense:

K. A. Taipale, “Technology, Security and Privacy: Confidential Memorandum for the Department of Defense Technology and Privacy Advisory Committee (TAPAC)” (Dec. 5, 2003). Available in the National Archives.


National Academies:

K. A. Taipale, “Deconstructing Information Warfare presentation to the Committee on Policy Consequences and Legal/Ethical Implications of Offensive Information Warfare, The National Academies, Washington, DC, Oct. 30, 2006.

K. A. Taipale, From Data Mining to Computational Social Science for Counterterrorism presentation to the Committee on the Technical and Privacy Dimensions of Information for Terrorism Prevention and Other National Goals, The National Academies, Washington, DC, Apr. 27, 2006.

K. A. Taipale, “Technology, Policy, and Cultural Dimensions of Biometric Systems,” presentation to the Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, The National Academies, Washington, DC, Mar. 15-16, 2005.