CFP: The Third Security Conference
April 14-15, 2004
Las Vegas, NV, USA
Deadline: 500 word abstracts by March 15, 2004

This is the call for participation and expression of interest in
participating in THE SECURITY CONFERENCE due to be held on April 14/15,
2004 in Las Vegas, NV. Submissions in the form of a 500 word abstract
are solicited. 

The deadline for submitting abstracts is March 15, 2004. Further details
about the conference can be found at: or email the conference chair
Gurpreet Dhillon or Steve Furnell at

Contributions in all areas of security are invited. Some suggested
topics, but not limited to, include:

- E-Commerce security
- Biometrics
- Smart Cards
- Secure small distribution applications
- Security of intelligent tokens
- Methodologies for security of small to medium size enterprises
- Methodologies and techniques for certification and accreditation
- Evaluation of Information Security in companies 
- Information security surveys and case studies 
- International standards for Information Security Management
- Information Security Management visions
- Small Systems Security visions
- Management of organizational security function
- Practical industry presentations on managing information security
- Practical industry presentations on applications such as PGP
- Hacking on the Internet

Following the conference, authors will be invited to further develop
their papers, which in due course will be considered for a special issue
of a journal.

Dr. G. Dhillon, PhD
Associate Professor of IS
VCU School of Business
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA 23284-4000