Call for Papers for the Security, Privacy, Trust and Incentives Track
(SPTI) of the 29th International Conference on Computer Communications
and Networks (ICCCN 2020)

Venue & Dates: 
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, August 3 - 6, 2020

Conference Website:


Recent advances in computer communications and networking techniques
in technologies such as, Internet of Things, 5G, AI, etc., has
resulted in emerging challenges in realizing security, privacy, trust
and incentives. There is a need to develop protocols and systems that
can preserve security and trust, without violating privacy and
providing incentives to participate and collaborate.  The 'Security,
Privacy, Trust and Incentives' (SPTI) track of the 29th International
Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN), welcomes
submissions of original papers from researchers and practitioners
working in the fields of security, privacy, and trusted systems as
well as incentive mechanisms. The track seeks novel contributions on
algorithm and system design, implementation, and evaluations.

Track Topics of interest include but not limited to:

- Anonymization and privacy 
- Blockchain based decentralized trust management
- Cloud security
- Computer and network forensics 
- Data and application security
- Information hiding and watermarking 
- Incentives and game theory
- IoT Security
- Private information retrieval
- Privacy-preserving trust management
- Smart cards and secure hardware
- Trust and reputation models
- Vulnerability, exploitation tools, and virus/worm analysis

Submission and Publication Information

Submitted manuscripts must be formatted in standard IEEE camera-ready
format (double-column, 10-pt font) and must be submitted via EasyChair
(https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=icccn2020) as PDF files
(formatted for 8.5 x 11-inch paper). The manuscripts should be no
longer than 9 pages. Up to two additional pages are permitted if the
authors are willing to pay extra charge at the time of publication
(manuscripts should not exceed 11 pages in total in IEEE
format). Submitted papers should not be previously published in or be
under consideration for publication in another conference or
journal. Paper titles and/or author names cannot be changed and/or
added to the papers once papers are submitted to ICCCN 2020 for
review. The Program Committee reserves the right to not review papers
that either exceed the length specification or have been submitted or
published elsewhere. Submissions must include a title, abstract,
keywords, author(s) and affiliation(s) with postal and e-mail
addresses. Note: If a submission is not accepted as a regular paper,
it may be accepted as a "short paper". All accepted papers will be
considered for the Best Paper Award. The paper's abstract must
be registered on EasyChair by the deadline indicated below.

Important Dates
Paper Submission Due:     March 2nd, 2020
Acceptance Notification:   April 27th, 2020
Camera-Ready Due:            May 11th, 2020

TPC List:

 - Deepak Tosh, University of Texas at El Paso, USA
 - Uttam Ghosh, Vanderbilt University, USA
 - Amin Hassanzadeh, Accenture Technology Lab, USA
 - Lei Ding, Accenture Technology Lab, USA
 - Kaiqi Xiong, University of South Florida, USA
 - Sarada Prasad, Old Dominion University, USA
 - Mohammad Wazid, Mainpal Institute of Technology, India
 - Danda Rawat, Howard University, USA
 - Charles Kamhoua, Army Research Lab, USA
 - Kimberly Gold, Naval Surface Warfare Center, USA
 - Saman Zonouz, Rutgers University, USA
 - Saad Bani-Mohammad, Al al-Bayt University, Jordan
 - Anupam Chattopadhyay, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
 - Alfredo Cuzzocrea, University of Calabria, Italy
 - Sabrina De Capitani di Vimercati, University of Milan, Italy
 - Ryan Ko, University of Queensland, Australia
 - Giovanni Livraga,University of Milan, Italy
 - Günther Pernul, University of Regensburg,Germany
 - Vincenzo Piuri, University of Milan,Italy
 - Luis Javier García Villalba, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain
 - Muneer Masadeh Bani Yassein, Jordan University of Science and
   Technology, Jordan
 - Xin Liao, Hunan University, China
 - Tao Peng, Guangzhou University, China
 - Xin Yao, Central South University, China