The Association for Computing Machinery "Computers, Freedom + Privacy 1999" ConferenceÊ
I. Greeting and Introduction
Good morning. I am pleased to be here today to speak at this important conference where you will hear from so many creative, committed people talking about a subject directly related to America's future - high technology.
In considering the title of this conference, "Computers, Freedom and Privacy," I am also pleased that we are, in the same breath, talking about important principles concerning freedom, privacy, and individual rights since those principles form the foundation for the strength America has today.