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 Call for Papers

ICCWS 2019 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 Submission Topics, or to Submit an Abstract, please click here

Mini Tracks

  • Psychological Warfare, New Technologies and Political Instability in Contemporary World
  • Big Data Privacy and Cloud Security
  • Africa’s Contribution to Global Cybersecurity
  • Legal Perspectives to Cyber Warfare and Security
  • Securing Cyber-Physical Systems against Cyber-Attacks

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


Important Dates

Abstract submission deadline Still accepting presentation and poster submissions.
Notification of abstract acceptance20 August 2018
Full paper due for review27 September 2018
Notification of paper acceptance (with any requested changes)06 December 2018
Earlybird registration closes20 December 2018
Final paper due (with any changes)3 January 2019
Final Author registration date24 January 2019