March 23, 2016
The 4th International Symposium for ICS & SCADA Cyber Security brings together researchers with an interest in the security of industrial control systems in the light of their increasing exposure to cyber-space. ICS-CSR is a research conference aimed at high quality academic research in any of the specified themes and topics of interest. We welcome original contributions that present innovative ideas, proof of concepts, use cases, and results from a variety of domains with a wish to enhance the security of infrastructure.
4th International Symposium for Industrial Control System & SCADA Cyber Security Research (ICS-CSR)
*Special Session on Cyber Security of ICS for Smart Grid*
23 - 25 August 2016 Centre for Secure Information Technologies Queen's University Belfast
*Deadline: Thursday 9th May 2016 (23:59 GMT)*
Special Session on Cyber Security of ICS for Smart Grid:
We welcome the submission of full papers of 10 pages long, or 4 page short/positional papers for short presentation or poster presentation.
Proceedings of the ICS-CSR are hosted by the British Computer Society
(BCS) in their eWiC series. Proceedings are indexed in the ACM Digital Library, EBSCO, DBPL and Google Scholar
As with last year's edition, we will be inviting the best conference submissions to a special issue on Cyber Security of Industrial Control Systems. Papers will have to be significantly extended and will undergo an additional peer-review process before acceptance. The call for extended papers will be distributed at the conference.
Important Dates (All deadlines are 23:59 CET)
Paper Submission due: 9 May 2016
Acceptance notification: 13 June 2016
Revised papers due: 4 July 2016
For details about the main conference and parallel tracks visit:
For the full conference call for papers visit:
Special Session Chairs for
Cyber Security of Industrial Control Systems for Smart Grid
* Kieran McLaughlin, Queen's University Belfast, UK
* Paul Smith, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology
Special Session Technical Programme Committee