Call for Paper

Last Update : [19 June, 2023]

The 18th International Conference on Information Security Practice and Experience (ISPEC 2023) will be held in Copenhagen, Denmark, 2023.

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 many cities. Note that ISPEC 2020 is postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 Pandamic. For all editions, the conference proceedings were published by Springer in Lecture Notes in Computer Science series. The ISPEC 2023 conference solicits theoretical, methodological and experimental research reporting original and unpublished results on information security.


Singapore, SG


Hangzhou, CN


Hong Kong, CN


Sydney, AU


Xi'an, CN


Seoul, KR


Guangzhou, CN


Hangzhou, CN


Lanzhou, CN


Fuzhou, CN


Beijing, CN


Zhangjiajie, CN


Melbourne, AU


Tokyo, JP


Kuala Lumpur, MY




Nanjing, CN


Taipei, TW


Topics for ISPEC 2023 include but are not limited to:

Access Control

Embedded System Security

Secure Data Sharing in Cloud

Applied Cryptography

Formal Methods for Security

Security and Privacy in Edge Computing

Big Data Security and Privacy

Intrusion Detection

Security and Privacy in IoT

Biometric Security

Key Management

Security and Privacy in Ubiquitous Computing

Cloud Security

Lightweight Security

Security for Critical Infrastructures


Web Security

Security Issues in Blockchain

Cybersecurity for Urban Transportation

Malware Detection

Smart Grid Security

Cyber-Physical Security

Mobile Security

Software Security

Data Security in Cloud Computing

Network Security and Privacy

Viruses and Malwares

Database Security

Operating System Security

Trusted Management System for Mobile Computing

Digital Forensics

Privacy Enhanced Technology

Submission Guidelines

Authors are invited to submit original papers. Submissions must not substantially duplicate work that any of the authors has published elsewhere or has submitted in parallel for consideration of any other conference with proceeding or any journal. Submissions must be anonymous, with no author names, affiliations, acknowledgments, or obvious references. Original contributions are invited up to 16 pages in length (single column) excluding the bibliography and appendices and up to 20 pages in total, using at least 11-point fonts and with reasonable margins.

Submissions not meeting the submission guidelines risk rejection without consideration of their merits. Authors of accepted papers must guarantee that at least one of the authors will register for the conference before the due date of the camera-ready version and attend the conference to present their work. Submitted papers should follow the instructions of the Springer LNCS style. Please kindly refer to Springer LNCS Author Information for style and formatting guidelines. The ISPEC 2023 conference proceedings will be published by Springer in the Lecture Notes in Computer Science series.

Important Dates

[1 June, 2023]

Submission Deadline

[1 July, 2023]

Notification Due

[10 July, 2023]

Final Version Due