Call For Papers

The ISPEC 2020 seeks to bring researchers, scholars and participators in the area of information security to address challenges and present effective solutions in practice. Topics for ISPEC 2020 include but are not limited to:

  • Access control
  • Applied  cryptography
  • Big data security and privacy
  • Biometric Security
  • Cloud security
  • Cryptocurrency
  • Cyber security for urban transportation
  • Cyber-physical security
  • Data security in cloud computing
  • Database security
  • Digital forensics
  • Embedded systems security
  • Formal methods for security
  • Intrusion detection
  • Key management
  • Lightweight security
  • Malware detection
  • Mobile security
  • Network security and privacy
  • Operating system security
  • Privacy enhanced technology
  • Secure data sharing in cloud
  • Security and privacy in edge computing
  • Security and privacy in IoT
  • Security and privacy in ubiquitous computing
  • Security for critical infrastructures
  • Security issues in blockchain
  • Smart grid security
  • Software security
  • Trust management system for mobile computing
  • Viruses and malware
  • Web security

Call for Papers in document version can be downloaded here > ISPEC 2020 CFP .

Important Dates

Submission Deadline 30 June, 2020
Acceptance Notification 31 July, 2020
Camera-ready Copy Due 03 September, 2020
Conference 20 – 22 November, 2020

Author Instructions

Authors are invited to submit original papers. Submissions must not substantially duplicate work that any of the authors has published elsewhere or has submitted in parallel for consideration of any other conference with proceeding or any journal. The submission must be anonymous, with no author names, affiliations, acknowledgements, or obvious references. Original contributions are invited up to 16 pages in length (single column) excluding the bibliography and appendices and up to 20 pages in total, using at least 11-point fonts and with reasonable margins. Submissions not meeting the submission guidelines risk rejection without consideration of their merits. Authors of accepted papers must guarantee that at least one of the authors will register and attend the conference to present their work. Submitted papers should follow the formatting instructions of the Springer LNCS Style. Please kindly refer to Springer LNCS Author Information for style and formatting guidelines.


The conference proceedings will be published by Springer-Verlag in the Lecture Notes in Computer Science series. Also, authors of selected papers will be invited to submit an extended version to:

• IEEE Internet of Things (IEEE IoT) Journal

• Future Generation Computer Systems (FGCS)

• Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing (WCMC)

• Computer Journal

ISPEC 2020 by Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology