ICCWS Call for Papers

Academic Conference Call for Papers
  • Academic Papers
  • Case Studies
  • Work in-Progress Papers
  • Round Table Discussion Proposals
  • PhD Papers
  • Posters
  • Non- Academic or Practitioner Contributions

ICCWS 2021 is an opportunity for academics, military personnel, practitioners and consultants from around the world who are involved in the study, management, development and implementation of systems and concepts to combat information warfare or to improve information systems security to come together and exchange ideas.  There are several strong strands of research developing in the cyber warfare and cyber security area including the understanding of threats and risks to information systems, the development of a strong security culture, as well as incident detection and post incident investigation. New threats brought about by social networking and cloud computing are gaining interest from the research community and the conference is tackling these issues.


      • Cyber Warfare
      • Cyber Defence
      • Cyber Terrorism
      • Cyber Security
      • Cyber Crime
      • Cloud Security
      • Social networking threats
      • Big Data Security
      • Psychological Warfare
      • Digital Forensics

For more information on Key Topics, please click here  

Mini Tracks

    • AI Influenced Cyber: A friend or a Foe? Both?
    • Cybercrime, Cyber Criminology, & Criminal Investigations
    • Interdisciplinary Research
    • Future of Cyber Warfare
    • Cyber Warfare Strategies
    • Analytic and Behavioural Approaches for Cybersecurity Decisions
    • The double-edged sword of Artificial Intelligence in Cyber Warfare

For more information on, or to submit to, a Mini Track, please click here  

Important Dates

Abstract submission deadlineSTILL ACCEPTING ABSTRACTS
Notification of abstract acceptance14 August 2020
Full paper due for review25 September 2020
Notification of paper acceptance (with any requested changes)03 December 2020
Earlybird registration closes17 December 2020
Final paper due (with any changes)07 January 2021
Final Author registration date21 January 2021