41st 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 2020 Symposium will mark the 41st annual meeting of this flagship conference.

The Symposium will be held on May 18-20, 2020, and the Security and Privacy Workshops will be held on May 21, 2020. Both events will be in San Francisco, CA at the Hyatt Regency.

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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 Gabriela Ciocarlie SRI International
Program Chairs Hovav Shacham The University of Texas at Austin
Alina Oprea Northeastern University
Publications Chairs Bogdan Copos Google Inc.
Ioannis Agadakos SRI International
Web Chair Luis Eduardo Salazar University of California, Santa Cruz
General Chair Emeritus Mark Gondree Sonoma State University


Papers Paper submission deadline
Rolling (Next deadline: January 1, 2018)
Submission site open for acceptance 1 week before the rolling deadline
Acceptance notification 2 months after submission
Camera-ready deadline 1 month after acceptance