ECCWS Future and Past

ECCWS Future – European Conference on Cyber Warfare and Security

Future European Conference on  Cyber Warfare and Security

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University of Oslo,
Oslo, Norway
July 2018

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University of Coimbra
Coimbra, Portugal
July 2019

If you would be interested in hosting ECCWS, please read the hosting document and contact Sue Nugus, Conferences Director, for more information.


15th European Conference on  Cyber Warfare and Security
Hosted by:  Universität der Bundeswehr München
7-8 July 2016

Purchase Proceedings

The Electronic Proceedings from ECCWS  are included in your registration and are available to download for conference participants.  They are also available to purchase in 2 different formats.

  • CD Version - £50 plus Postage  and Packaging
  • Printed Version - £60 plus Postage and Packaging

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The Winners at ECCWS 2016, Munich, Germany

Poster Winners

SUN TZU, The Art of Cyber War
Bedirhan Yildiz, Ozan Murat, Mertcan Karayilan, Bahar Timaç, Çağrı Doğu, Hüseyin Yağci, Çağatay Yűcel and Ahmet Koltuksuz, Cyber Space Security Lab, Yaşar University, Turkey

(Presented by Hüseyin Yağci and Çağatay Yűcel)

PhD Winner

Stability of Iris Patterns in Different Parts of the Visible Spectrum
Lubos Omelina, Vrije, Bart Jansen, Universiteit Brussel, Alexandra Bilanska and Milos Oravec, Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava, Slovakia

PhD Winner


The Quincy Wright Model: Postmodern Warfare as a Fifth and Global Phase of Warfare
 Sakari Ahvenainen, Finnish National Defence University, Finland

Executive Committee

Conference Chair: Dr. Gabi Rodosek, Universität der Bundeswehr München

Programme Chair: Dr. Robert Koch , Universität der Bundeswehr München

Keynote Speakers: 

Dr Detlef Houdeau, Infineon Technologies, Germany
"Security, Labelling and Certification for Public and Private Sector"

Dr. Bernd Eßer,  the Telekom Cyber Defense Center, Germany
"Today's Cyber Security Threats and Challenges for Telco Providers"

A Message of Thanks

We extend our thanks to all participants at the conference, both presenters and attendees and gratefully acknowledge the support of the host the Universität der Bundeswehr München  along with assistance provided by the Conference and Programme Co-chairs and keynote speakers. The stream and mini track chairs are to be applauded for their efforts in ensuring that timekeeping requirements were respected by all participants and the chair and discussants of the PhD Colloquium are thanked for their invaluable contribution to this important part of the conference.

Finally, we value and unreservedly acknowledge the essential role performed by the executive and programme committees in respect of the double blind review process.

We trust that the overall the conference exceeded your expectations; we welcome your feedback.

The Winners at ECCWS 2015, Hatfield, UK

Masters Colloquium Winners

Fight the Last War to Win the Next
Christopher Brill, American Military University, USA

PhD Winner

A Cloud Forensic Readiness Model for Service Level Agreements Management
Lucia De Marco , University College Dublin and University of Salerno, Filomena Ferrucci, University of Salerno, Italy and Tahar Kechadi, University College Dublin, Ireland

PhD Winner

Non-Interactive Privacy Preserving Protocol for Biometric Recognition Based on Somewhat Homomorphic Encryption
Droandi Giulia, University of Siena, Italy

Executive Committee

Conference Chair: Dr. Nasser Abouzakhar, University of Hertfordshire, UK

Conference Co- Chairs: Dr. Martina A. Doolan and Dr. Joseph Spring, University of Hertfordshire, UK

Programme Co-Chairs: Dr. Colin Egan and Dr. Hannan Xiao, University of Hertfordshire, UK

Keynote Speakers: 

Professor Madjid Merabti, School of Computing & Mathematical Sciences, Liverpool John Moores University(LJMU), UK
“The Challenge of cascading effects of cyber-attacks in a network of critical infrastructures”  

Professor John Clark, Department of Computer Science, University of York, UK - Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award Holder
“Security: Is this the best we can do?”