Irbid, Jordan
October 09-11, 2017

Symposium on IoT Security: Call for papers


A symposium on IoT Security is being organized as part of the 2017 International HONET-ICT Conference on Improving the Quality of Life Using ICT and IoT (HONET-ICT 2017) to be held Oct 9-11, 2017, at Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST), Irbid, Jordan. This symposium is proposed to bring together people from industry, utilities, defense, government and academia who are working in the field of security of Internet of Things (IoT).

This symposium covers all hardware, software and applications issues that are involved in providing security, protection and privacy for use of IoT devices. We invite original contributions on this emerging area of interest.

These topics should be discussed in terms of research findings, concepts, state-of-the-art, standards, implementations, developments, field trials/experiments, educational goals, and new applications. Submitted or substantially similar papers must not be under review currently for any other publication.


- Security for Wireless Sensor Networks
- Security for autonomous vehicles
- Security and privacy for social media interaction with IoT
- Privacy and protection for IoT enabled healthcare
- Security preserving protocols for IoT
- Protecting SCADA networks from hacks and attacks
- Privacy issues in mobile sensing
- Security challenges for smart cities and their solutions
- Cyber attack detection and prevention for IoT
- M2M data security
- Cloud computing security for IoT data

Received papers will be peer reviewed using “IEEE standards and criteria.” Authors should note that only the accepted and presented papers will be eligible for final proceedings. Papers accepted but not presented will be omitted from publications on IEEE Xplore. TPC reserves the right to reject any paper at any stage that is found to be plagiarized or not following the guidelines.

Paper submissions will be handled via EDAS. See Author Instructions for more details on submission.

Session Organizers:

Junaid Ahmed Zubairi
SUNY at Fredonia, Fredonia NY USA
tel: +1-716-673-4694
fax: +1-716-673-4821

Sahar Idwan
Computer Science Department
Hashemite University, Zarqa, Jordan
and School of Engineering
American University of Ras Al Khaimah, UAE

Technical Program Committee:

Nassar Ikram, NUST, Pakistan (
Sajjad Madani, COMSATS Institute, Pakistan (
Sohail A. Sattar, NED University of Engineering, Pakistan (
Syed Misbahuddin, Ummul Qura University, KSA (

Important Dates for this Symposium:

Full Papers Due:
Acceptance Notification:
Camera Ready Due:
Registration Deadline:

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