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 2020 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

      • The art of Cyberwarfare
      • Deception in Cybersecurity
      • Enterprise Security Architecture: What Value does it Bring to your Organization?
      • Cyber Wargaming: Teaching, Testing, Training
      • The double-edged sword of Artificial Intelligence in Cyber Warfare
      • Ethical, Social, and Legal Issues in Cyber Warfare and Cyber Security
      • Economics of Cybersecurity and Risk
      • Big Data for Cybersecurity
      • The Defense Forward Strategy

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

Important Dates

Abstract submission deadline23 August 2019Extended until 09 September 2019
Notification of abstract acceptance03 September 2019
Full paper due for review11 October 2019
Notification of paper acceptance (with any requested changes)20 December 2019
Earlybird registration closes06 January 2020
Final paper due (with any changes)17 January 2020
Final Author registration date07 February 2020