Visible to the public Upcoming Events of Interest (2015 - Issue 4)

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Upcoming Events

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This section features a wide variety of upcoming security-related conferences, workshops, symposiums, competitions, and events happening in the United States and the world. This list also includes several past events with links to proceedings or summaries of the actual activities.

Note: The events may also be found on the SoS Calendar, located by clicking the 'Calendar' tab on the left-hand navigation bar.

ACNS 2015 13th International Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security
The annual ACNS conference focuses on innovative results in applied cryptography and network and computer security. Both academic research works as well as developments in industrial and technical frontiers fall within the scope of the conference.
Date: June 2 – 5
Location: New York, NY

Copenhagen CyberCrime Conference 2015
Just within a few years, the Copenhagen Cybercrime Conference has become the premier cybersecurity event of the Nordics. Bringing together cyber security researchers and practitioners from different sectors and industries, the conference represents a unique platform for sharing latest findings, trends and best practices from the field of cybercrime.
Date: June 6
Location: Copenhagen, Denmark

DAC-Security Track 2015 Design Automation Conference
The Security Track at DAC seeks to highlight and celebrate the emergence of security and trust as an important dimension of Hardware and Embedded Systems Design (side-by-side with power, performance, and reliability).
Date: June 7 – 11
Location: San Francisco, Ca

International Cyber Risk Management Conference (ICRMC)
The International Cyber Risk Management Conference (ICRMC) brings together an unparalleled gathering of professionals, expertise and timely content that represents the broad spectrum of those grappling with the global cyber risk challenge. No longer just a technological issue to be relegated solely to IT. No longer just a sector-specific risk. No longer just a big business issue. Cyber Risk is everyone’s business. It is here today and growing tomorrow, already impacting organizations small and large and across all sectors.
Date: June 14 – 16
Location: Montreal, Canada

International Conference on Mobile, Secure and Programmable Networking (MSPN'2015)
The International Conference on Mobile, Secure and Programmable Networking aims at providing a top forum for researchers and practitioners to present and discuss new trends in networking infrastructures, security, services and applications while focusing on virtualization and Cloud computing for networks, network programming, Software Defined Networks (SDN) and their security.
Date: June 15 – 17
Location: Paris, France

Minneapolis Information Security Forum
The Minneapolis Information Security Forum brings together experienced IT and information security practitioners for confidential information sharing on the industry's most important issues, technologies, and trends. The two-day Forum includes keynote addresses, technical and strategic roundtable discussions led by IANS' Faculty, networking events, and the opportunity to learn about new technologies.
Date: June 16-17
Location: Minneapolis, MN

AFCEA Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium
The goal is to improve security, but a successful strategy depends on a matrix of participating organizations adapting technical solutions and adopting enterprise management to improve efficiency, security and reliability.
Date: June 16 – 18
Location: Baltimore, Md

WiSec 2015 8th ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks
The focus of the ACM Conference on Security and Privacy in Wireless and Mobile Networks (ACM WiSec) is on the security and privacy aspects of wireless communications, mobile networks, and their applications.
Date: June 22 – 26
Location: New York, NY

RFIDSec 2015 11th Workshop on RFID Security
RFIDsec is the earliest workshop devoted to security and privacy in Radio Frequency Identification (RFID). Starting in 2005, RFIDsec is today the reference workshop in the RFID field with participants from all over the world.
Date: June 23 – 24
Location: New York, NY

NSA Information Assurance Directorate (IAD)'s Information Assurance Symposium (IAS)
The NSA Information Assurance Directorate (IAD)'s Information Assurance Symposium (IAS) is a biannual forum hosted by the National Security Agency (NSA). IAS events of the past have proven to be the preferred Information Assurance event of the year.
Date: June 29 – July 1
Location: Washington D.C.

HAISA 2015 International Symposium on Human Aspects of Information Security & Assurance
This symposium, the ninth in our series, will bring together leading figures from academia and industry to present and discuss the latest advances in information security from research and commercial perspectives.
Date: July 1 – 3
Location: Lesvos, Greece

SANS Capital City 2015
Information security training in Washington DC from SANS Institute, the global leader in cybersecurity training. SANS Capital City 2015 features hands-on, immersion-style cybersecurity training courses for security professionals at all levels. Many of these security courses are aligned with DoD Directive 8570 and most courses at this event are associated with GIAC Certifications.
Date: July 6 – 11
Location: Washington D.C.

DIMVA 2015 International Conference on Detection of Intrusions and Malware & Vulnerability Assessment
The annual DIMVA conference serves as a premier forum for advancing the state of the art in intrusion detection, malware detection, and vulnerability assessment.
Date: July 9 – 10
Location: Milano, Italy

International Conference on Security of Smart cities, Industrial Control System and Communications (SSIC 2015)
International Conference on Security of Smart cities, Industrial Control System and Communications (SSIC 2015) is the first annual conference in the area of cyber security focusing on the industry control system, cloud platform and smart cities. City and industrial control infrastructures are changing with new interconnected systems for monitoring, control and automation. The goal of SSIC is to attract cyber security researchers, industry practitioners, policy makers, and users to exchange ideas, techniques and tools, and share experience related to all practical and theoretical aspects of communications and network security.
Date: August 5 – 7
Location: Shanghai, China

24th USENIX Security Symposium
The USENIX Security Symposium brings together researchers, practitioners, system administrators, system programmers, and others interested in the latest advances in the security and privacy of computer systems and networks
Date: August 12 – 14
Location: Washington D.C.

Global Identity Summit
The Global Identity Summit focuses on identity management solutions for the corporate, defense and homeland security communities.
Date: September 21 – 24
Location: Tampa, Fl



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