The 3rd International Conference on Information Security and Assurance



	   June 25-27, 2009  Korea University, Seoul, Korea



ISA-09 will be the most comprehensive conference focused on the various
aspects of advances in Information Security and Assurance. The concepts of
Security and Assurance are emerging rapidly as an exciting new paradigm to
provide reliable and safe life services.  

Our Conference provides a chance for academic and industry professionals to
discuss recent progress in the area of Information Security and Assurance
including modeling, simulation and novel applications associated with the
utilization and acceptance of computing devices and systems. 

ISA-09 is a successor of the 1st International Workshop on Information
Assurance in Networks (IAN 2007, Jeju, Korea, December, 2007), the 2nd
International Conference on Information Security and Assurance (ISA-08,
Busan, Korea, April 2008). 

The goal of this conference is to bring together the researchers from
academia and industry as well as practitioners to share ideas, problems and
solutions relating to the multifaceted aspects of Information Technology. 


* Topics of Conference 

The main topics include but will not be limited to: 

 - Security Engineering and Its Application 
 - Security and Assurance in Operational Area 
 - Security and Assurance in Technology Area 
 - Security and Assurance in Commercial Area 
 - Security and Assurance in Military 
 - Others 

For the breakdown of this topics please visit:

* Submission  Guidelines

Every submitted paper will be carefully reviewed by at least two members of
the International Program Committee. All accepted papers will be included in
the conference proceedings published by IEEE CS (indexed by EI).  

Authors should submit paper with about 3 ~  6 pages by using online systems
for review.  Please use IEEE CS paper format.  

Distinguished papers accepted and presented in ISA 2009, after further
revisions, will be published in special issues of International
Journals-JoS, CC, JIT, CMA, CC&PE (Confirmed). 

* Workshop Proposal Due: October, 1, 2008 
  Submission Deadline: January 16, 2009  
  Authors Notification: March 20, 2009  
  Final Manuscript Due: April 03, 2009 

* Important Notice 

The special issues on the prestigious five international journals indexed by

 - Journal of Supercomputing (JoS) . Springer (SCI) 
 - Computers & Mathematics with Applications (CMA) . Elsevier (SCI)  
 - IET Image Processing . Elsevier (SCI) 
 - Computer Communications (CC). Elsevier (SCI-E) 
 - Journal of Internet Technology (JIT)- Ministry of Education , Taiwan
 - Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience (CC&PE) . John Wiley
& Sons (SCI-E)  

International Committee 

* Honorary Chair 

Doo-soon Park (SoonChunHyang University, Korea) 


* General Co-chairs 

Jong Hyuk Park (Kyungnam University, Korea)  
Hsiao-Hwa Chen (National Sun Yat-Sen University, Taiwan)  
M. Atiquzzaman (University of Oklahoma, USA)  


* Program Co-chairs  

Justin Zhan (CMU, USA) 
Changhoon Lee (Korea University, Korea) 
Guilin Wang (University of Birmingham, UK) 


* Workshop Co-chairs 

Sajid Hussain (Acadia University, Canada)  
Alan Chin-Chen Chang (National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan) 
Dong Kyue Kim(Hanyang University, Korea) 


* International Advisory Board  

Peng Ning (North Carolina State University, USA)  
Tai-hoon Kim (Hannam University, Korea) 
Kyo Il Chung (ETRI, Korea)  
Laurence T. Yang (St Francis Xavier University, Canada) 
Stefanos Gritzalis (University of the Aegean, Greece)  
Alan Chin-Chen Chang (National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan)  
Sung-Eon Cho (Sunchon National University, Korea) 
Wai Chi Fang (National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan)  
Tughrul Arslan (Unviersity of Edinburgh, UK)  
Javier Lopez (University of Malaga, Spain)  
Hamid R. Arabnia (The University of Georgia, USA) 

* Publicity Co-Chairs 

Ching-Hsien Hsu (Chung Hua University, Taiwan) 
Damien Sauveron (Universit? de Limoges/CNRS, France) 
Yan Zhang (Simula Research Laboratory, Norway) 

* International Liaison Co-Chairs 

Deqing Zou (Huazhong University of Science & Technology, China)  
Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed (Marquette University, USA)  

* Local Arrangement Co-Chairs

Hangbae Chang(Daejin University, Korea)
Soo Kyun Kim (PaiChai University, Korea) 
Deok Gyu Lee (ETRI, Korea) 

* Program Committee