Welcome to ISPEC 2019

ISPEC 2019 Group Photo
ISPEC 2019 speakers and participants


The 15th International Conference on Information Security Practice and Experience (ISPEC 2019) will be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on November 26-28, 2019. The conference will be organised by Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR). The main goal of the conference is to promote research on new information security technologies, including their applications and their integration with IT systems in various vertical sectors. Previous ISPEC has taken place in Singapore (2005), Hangzhou, China (2006), Hong Kong, China (2007), Sydney, Australia (2008), Xi’an, China (2009), Seoul, Korea (2010), Guangzhou, China (2011), Hangzhou, China (2012), Lanzhou, China (2013), Fuzhou, China (2014), Beijing, China (2015), Zhangjiajie, China (2016), Melbourne, Australia (2017) and Tokyo, Japan (2018). For all editions, the conference proceedings were published by Springer in the Lecture Notes in Computer Science series.

Important Dates:
Submission Deadline               : 8 June 2019 (15:59 UTC) 21 June 2019 (11.59PM Anywhere on Earth (UTC-12))
Acceptance Notification       : 29 July 2019
Early Registration Deadline : 3 September 2019
Camera-ready Copy Due       : 3 September 2019
Final Registration Deadline  : 20 November 2019
Conference                                   : 26-28 November 2019

News & Updates:

[Nov 2019]: For the permanent link to the Proceedings of the conference, it can be accessed here.

[Nov 2019]: The Proceedings of the conference can be accessed here. * This link is a free four-week access for the participants, will be removed later. *

(Need to access the proceedings via the link above else you may not have the permission to download it. )

[Oct 2019]: The 2019 Huawei Forum on Future Security is open to all ISPEC 2019 participants for free. The programme for the event can be found here.

[Sept 2019]: Programme was uploaded.

[Aug 2019]: List of Accepted Papers was announced.

[July 2019]: Prof. Chris Mitchell and Dr. Tieyan Li had agreed to serve as Keynote Speaker for ISPEC 2019.

[June 2019]: Paper submission deadline had been extended to 21 June 2019 (AoE).

[May 2019]: Confirmed Digital Communications and Networks (DCN) – Special Issue on Security and Privacy Protection in the Era of IoT Devices. DCN has been indexed in Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) and the impact factor is expected to be available late this year.

[Apr 2019]: Confirmed Concurrency and Computation Practice and Experience – Special Issue on Trust Management and Security Enforcement in Internet of Things (TMSEIoT 2019)

[Apr 2019]Submission of paper through EasyChair is UP

[Apr 2019]: Conference venue is confirmed – Intercontinental Kuala Lumpur (5 stars hotel)

[Mar 2019]: Huawei Singapore agreed to organize a workshop on 25 Nov 2019 (one day before ISPEC 2019) with a number of great invited speakers. Tentative title of Huawei workshop would be “Future Security”.

[Mar 2019]: Confirmed IEEE Access – Special Issue on Deep Learning: Security and Forensics Research Advances and Challenges

[Feb 2019]: The conference proceedings of ISPEC 2019 will be published by Springer in the Lecture Notes in Computer Science series

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