Unisyn Voting Solutions® has developed strategic professional alliances to support our clients and the election industry with a wide array of world-class resources. These associations provide a range of technology and integrity-driven solutions, which are complimentary to the Unisyn OpenElect® suite of Linux based Open Source platform, and the 2005 Certified products.
The Election Center is a nonprofit organization whose purpose is to promote, preserve, and improve democracy. Also known as the National Association of Election Officials, the Center conducts research and provides members with updates regarding elections and also provides voter registration officials with information regarding legislation, regulations, court decisions, and Justice Department rulings which potentially affect the conduct of voter registration or elections administration. www.electioncenter.org
The International Association of Clerks, Recorders, Election Officials, and Treasurers (IACREOT) was founded in 1971 by a group of government officials to provide a forum for the free exchange of information, resulting in improved standards for serving the public. Members are governmental officials whose responsibilities fall into one of four areas: finance, land records, courts, and elections. www.iacreot.com
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers is the world’s largest professional association advancing innovation and technological excellence for the benefit of humanity. IEEE is the trusted “voice” for engineering, computing and technology information around the globe. In 2001, project P1583 was approved to develop a standard for the evaluation of election voting equipment including technical specifications for electronic, mechanical, and human factors that can be used by manufacturers of voting machines or by those purchasing such machines. The tests and criteria developed will assure equipment provides accessibility, accuracy, confidentiality, reliability, security and usability. www.ieee.org
The National Association of Counties (NACo) is committed to the highest standards of conduct by and among county officials in the performance of their public duties. Individual and collective adherence to high ethical standards by public officials is central to the maintenance of public trust and confidence in government. NaCo provides leadership development, resources, training and technical assistance to its membership and acts as a national advocate with different levels of government on a wide array of issues including voting and election management. www.naco.org