Call for Papers
September 19-20, London, UK
International Conference on Digital Society, Border Control and Cyber Policy (e-Policy 2016) is an international referred conference dedicated to the advancement of digital society, border control and cyber policy as means to empowering society and ensure international policies and border controls are regulated and equitable. The focus is on principles, policies, governance and technological applications that enable digital society.
The aim of the e-Policy 2016 is to encourage participation and promotion of collaborative scientific, industrial and academic inter-workings among individual researchers, practitioners, members of existing associations, academia, standardisation bodies, and including government departments and agencies. The purpose is to build bridges between academia and industry, and to encourage interplay of different cultures.
e-Policy 2016 invites researchers and industry practitioners to submit papers that encompass principles, analysis, design, methods and applications. All submitted papers will be independently peer-reviewed.
The conference proceedings will be published and submitted for bibliographic indexing and listing by the following: IEEE Xplore Digital Library, DBLP Computer Science, Scopus, CiteSeerX, Computer Science Index, EI Compendex, Academic Search Complete, CiteULike, Google Scholar & Microsoft Academic Search.
- Posters will be presented during the conference.
- Industry track is available for discussing and publishing pilot and proof of concepts.
- Work in Progress track is available for preliminary work
- Research Ideas track is available for ideas in early stages assessment.
- PhD Seminar track is available for discussing and publishing early PhD thesis research.
All submissions, including Industry track, Work in Progress track, Research Ideas track and PhD Seminar track will be published in the conference proceedings.
All submissions, including abstracts and full papers should be submitted via Easychair Conference Site
Topics of Interest
Original papers are invited on recent advances in Digital Society, Border Controls and Cyber Policy. The topics in e-Policy 2016 include but not limited to:
- Internet of Things
- Online Gaming
- Online Virtual environments
- Web Conference
- Social Media
- Social Interactions
- Legal Issues of Border Controls
- Policy Controls
- Law Enforcement Decision Support System
- Digital Divide
- Technology Controls
- Social Network Analysis
- Cyber Intelligence
- Authentication Mechanisms
- Surveillance & and Security Monitoring
- Transportation and Communication Infrastructure Protection
- Situational Awareness & Patrols
- Automation, Integration, Interfaces
- Human Assisted Probes
- Probes and Sensors
- Design Requirements and Requirements Analysis
- Implementation of Critical National Infrastructures
- Monitoring & Support
- Foreign and International Policy
- International Cybersecurity Standards and Protocols
- Legal Issues of Border Controls
- Law, Legislation and Analysis
- Security, Trust, Privacy
- Continuous Improvement
- National Cyber Security Policy
- Open Standards
- Coalitions and International Frontiers
- Control of Digital Content, Restrictions and Limitations
All the accepted papers will appear in the proceedings!
The best paper of each section will be selected and their author(s) will receive a corresponding Award Certificate. Authors of the Best 20%-25% papers presented at the conference will be invited to adapt their papers for their publication in one of the special issues peer reviewed journals.