Security and Privacy in the Age of Ubiquitous Computing


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30th May - 1st June 2005
Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, JAPAN

The 20th IFIP International Information Security Conference (IFIP/SEC 2005) will be held at Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, JAPAN, 30th May - 1st June 2005.

IFIP/SEC 2005 is organized by IFIP TC-11 (Technical Committee on Security & Protection in Information Processing Systems) with the support of IPSJ (Information Processing Society of Japan).

Conference scope

Papers offering novel research contributions in any aspect of computer security are solicited for submission to the 20th IFIP International Information Security Conference. Papers may present theory, applications or practical experiences on topics including, but not limited to:

Instructions for Paper Submission

Submitted papers must be original, unpublished, and not submitted to another conference or journal for consideration of publication. Papers must be written in English; they should be at most 16 pages long in total, including bibliography and well-marked appendices. The paper should be intelligible without its appendices.

Accepted papers will be presented at the conference and published in the conference proceedings, by Kluwer Academic Publishers. At least one author of each accepted paper is required to register with the conference and present the paper.

Papers must be submitted in electronic form through the web. Web site for the electronic submission is now available at .

Camera-ready versions will probably be requested to follow the publisher's templates ( and be at most 16 pages long in total, including bibliography and well-marked appendices.

Important dates

Submission of papers: 15th November 2004
Notification to authors: 15th January 2005
Camera-ready: 15th February 2005

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Conference General Chair

Programme Committee co-Chairs

Local Organizing Committee Chair