Welcome to ISPEC 2021

About ISPEC

The 16th International Conference on Information Security Practice and Experience (ISPEC 2021) will be held in Nanjing, China, December 17-19, 2021, and hosted by Nanjing University of Information Science and Technology (NUIST), China. The ISPEC is an annual conference that brings together researchers, scholars and practitioners to provide a confluence of new information security technologies, including their applications and their integration with IT systems in various vertical sectors. In previous years, ISPEC has taken place in Singapore (2005), Hangzhou, China (2006), Hong Kong, China (2007), Sydney, Australia (2008), Xi'an, China (2009), Seoul, Korea (2010), Guangzhou, China (2011), Hangzhou, China (2012), Lanzhou, China (2013), Fuzhou, China (2014), Beijing, China (2015), Zhangjiajie, China (2016), Melbourne, Australia (2017) and Tokyo, Japan (2018), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (2019). For all editions, the conference proceedings were published by Springer in the Lecture Notes in Computer Science series.


Important Dates

Submission Deadline 8 August, 2021 30 August, 2021
Acceptance Notification 12 September, 2021 30 September, 2021
Early Registration Deadline 22 November, 2021
Camera-ready Copy Due 08 October, 2021 15 October, 2021
Final Registration Deadline 19 December, 2021
Conference 17 – 19 December, 2021

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ISPEC 2021 by Nanjing University of Information Science & Technology