38th IEEE Symposium on
Security and Privacy

Since 1980, the IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy has been the premier forum for presenting developments in computer security and electronic privacy, and for bringing together researchers and practitioners in the field. The 2017 Symposium will mark the 38th annual meeting of this flagship conference.

The Symposium will be held on May 22-24, 2017, and the Security and Privacy Workshops will be held on May 25, 2017. Both events will be in San Jose, CA at the Fairmont Hotel.

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Statement on the US Government Travel Restrictions

The IEEE Computer Society's Technical Committee on Security and Privacy fully supports the position of the IEEE and its Computer Society on the US Government's Travel Restrictions, as expressed in their public statements (1, 2). In addition, we acknowledge our commitment to the special responsibility of the security and privacy research community to advance knowledge and technologies to enable protection of universal human rights such as freedom of opinion and expression.

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Organizing Committee

General Chair Kevin R. B. Butler University of Florida
Program Chairs Úlfar Erlingsson Google
Bryan Parno CMU and Microsoft Research
Vice Chair / Registration Jason Li Intelligent Automation Inc.
Treasurer Thomas Moyer MIT Lincoln Laboratory
Donations Chair Rakesh Bobba Oregon State University
Publications Chair Gabriela Ciocarlie SRI International
Site Chair Cara Candler ExecutiveEvents, Inc.
Registration Manager Yvonne Lopez ExecutiveEvents, Inc.
Publicity Chair Adam Bates University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Student Travel Committee Chair Alvaro Cárdenas University of Texas at Dallas
Co-Student Travel Committee Chair Cliff Wang US Army Research Office
Posters Chair Matthew Fredrikson Carnegie Mellon University
Short Talks Chair Michelle Mazurek University of Maryland
Workshops Chair Mark Gondree Sonoma State University
Workshop Publications Chair Ashley Podhradsky Dakota State University
Student PC Chair William Enck North Carolina State University
Web Chair Brad Reaves University of Florida
General Chair Emeritus Michael Locasto SRI International


Conference Registration opens February 25, 2017
Early-bird registration deadline April 21, 2017
Papers Abstract submission deadline November 4, 2016  No Extensions
Paper submission deadline November 11, 2016  No Extensions
Early-reject notification and author appeal period January 13, 2017
Acceptance notification February 9, 2017
Camera-ready deadline March 20, 2017
Posters Poster abstracts due April 14, 2017
Acceptance notification April 19, 2017
Final abstracts due May 13, 2017
Workshops Workshop proposals due September 16, 2016
Acceptance notification September 26, 2016
Student PC Deadline to apply for Student PC October 1, 2016
Student PC membership notification October 6, 2016
Student Travel Grants Submission Deadline March 24, 2017 Extended
Award Notification April 14, 2017

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