WCICSS 2019 : World Congress on Industrial Control Systems Security (WCICSS-2019)
WCICSS 2019 : World Congress on Industrial Control Systems Security (WCICSS-2019)

WCICSS 2019 : World Congress on Industrial Control Systems Security (WCICSS-2019)

London, UK
Event Date: December 09, 2019 - December 11, 2019
Abstract Submission Deadline: September 15, 2019
Submission Deadline: September 27, 2019
Notification of Acceptance: October 15, 2019
Camera Ready Version Due: November 15, 2019

Call for Papers

World Congress on Industrial Control Systems Security (WCICSS-2019)
Dates: 09-11 December, 2019
Venue: CCT Venues-Docklands
London, UK

The World Congress on Industrial Control Systems Security (WCICSS-2019) is a meeting point for professionals and researchers, IT security professionals, managers, developers, educators, vendors and service providers who are involved in development, integration, assessment, implementation, and operation of industrial cybersecurity technologies. The WCICSS is an international refereed conference dedicated to the advancement of the theory and practices of Industrial Controls Security and SCADA.

The aim of WCICSS is to provide an opportunity for academicians and professionals from various educational fields with cross-disciplinary interests to bridge the knowledge gap, promote research esteem and the evolution of pedagogy. The WCICSS-2019 invites research papers that encompass conceptual analysis, design implementation and performance evaluation.

The topics in WCICSS-2019 include but are not confined to the following areas:

Advanced Applications
*Advanced Control Algorithms and Applications
*Artificial Intelligence and Knowledge Engineering
*Advanced Robotic Systems
*Application of Security Content Application Protocol (SCAP) in Industrial Environments

High Assurance Security Controls
*Baseline and High Assurance Security Controls for ICS and SCADA Security
*Best Practices in Building and Securing Industrial Control Systems

Control Theory and Engineering
*Control Theory
*Control System Cybersecurity
*Control Systems Security Assessments and Audits
*Control Theory and Applications
*Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity
*Computational Intelligence and Applications
*Communications and Network Protocol Security in Control Systems
*Custom tools, Commercial of-the-shelf (COTS) and Government off-the-shelf (GOTS)
Solutions for Automation of ICS Security Management

Defensive Architectures for Cybersecurity of Safety Systems
*Cyber Security Defense Techniques
*Cyber Security in Oil and Gas Industry
*Cyber Security Risks to SCADA and ICS Systems
*Cyber Attacks on Industrial Controls Systems
*Cyber Physical Systems and Sensor Networks
*Emerging Cybersecurity Technologies for ICS and SCADA Systems
*Energy Grid Control System Cybersecurity
*Lessons Learned in ICS and SCADA Cybersecurity
*Legal, Regulatory and Contractual requirements on ICS and SCADA Security
*Lifecycle Approaches to ICS and SCADA Cybersecurity
*Logistics and Supply Chain Optimization

Engineering Optimization
*Optimization for Industrial Automation Systems
*Optimization for Decision Making Systems
*Intelligent Optimization and Applications

Intelligent Control Theory and Applications
*ICS Cybersecurity Education and Research
*ICS, PLC, and SCADA Exploit Analysis
*ICS and SCADA Fuzzing
*ICS and SCADA Security Modelling

Networked Control Systems
*Nonlinear Systems and Control
*NANO, MEMS and Mechatronics Systems
*Sensor Networks

Network Segmentation and Reliability
*Architecture Design
*Securing Remote Access
*Security Convergence
*ICS Risk Management

Data Automation
*Big Data Analysis and Visualization
*Data-Driven Control
*Data-Driven Diagnosis
*Data-Driven Optimization, Scheduling, and Decision Making
*Data-Driven Operations and Quality Control
*Data-Based System Performance Analysis
*ACTA Automatica Sinica


*You can submit your abstract via email at [email protected]
*You can submit your extended abstract/paper online at
or email it to [email protected] or [email protected]
*You can submit your poster via email [email protected]
*You can submit your workshop via email [email protected]
*You can submit your special track via email [email protected]
*You can submit your speaker's proposal via email [email protected]


*Abstract or Extended Abstract (Work in Progress) Submission Date: September 15, 2019
*Notification of Abstract or Extended Abstract Acceptance/Rejection: September 25, 2019
*Proposal for Industrial Presentation: September 15, 2019
*Notification of Industrial Presentation Acceptance: September 25, 2019
*Full Paper Submission Date: September 27, 2019
*Notification of Paper Acceptance/Rejection: October 15, 2019
*Poster/Demo Submission Date: September 15, 2019
*Notification of Poster/Demo Acceptance: September 15, 2019
*Workshops and Tutorials Submission Date: September 15, 2019
*Notification of Workshop and Tutorial Acceptance: September 25, 2019
*Special Track Submission Date: September 15, 2019
*Notification of Special Track Acceptance: September 25, 2019
*Camera Ready Paper Due: November 15, 2019
*Early Registration Deadline: October 25, 2019
*Late Registration Deadline: November 25, 2019
*Conference Dates: December 09-11, 2019

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