Calls for Papers and Calls for Participation

Publish and Present Your Work at USENIX Conferences

The program committees of the following conferences are seeking submissions. CiteSeer ranks the USENIX Conference Proceedings among the the top ten highest-impact publication venues for computer science. By submitting a paper to a USENIX conference, you have the opportunity to present your work directly to your peers and to share it with a wide audience of readers of the Proceedings. Please see our Conference Submissions Policy.

Please note: All submission deadline times listed below are for the Pacific time zone.

  • FOCI '20: 10th USENIX Workshop on Free and Open Communications on the Internet
    August 11, 2020, Boston, MA, United States

    Submissions due: June 8, 2020 - 8:59 pm

    The 10th USENIX Workshop on Free and Open Communications on the Internet (FOCI '20) will bring together researchers and practitioners who study and develop technologies that directly affect digital speech online. FOCI will examine three broad areas of digital speech: censorship, surveillance, and disinformation/strategic communication. We solicit contributions from the fields of computer science, the social sciences, and law, and we welcome interdisciplinary submissions.

  • SOUPS 2020: Sixteenth Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security
    August 9, 2020August 11, 2020, Boston, MA, United States

    Workshop paper submissions due: June 26, 2020 - 4:59 am
  • FAST '21: 19th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies
    February 22, 2021February 25, 2021, Santa Clara, CA, United States

    Submissions due: September 24, 2020 - 11:59 pm

    The 19th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies (FAST '21) brings together storage-system researchers and practitioners to explore new directions in the design, implementation, evaluation, and deployment of storage systems. The program committee interprets "storage systems" broadly: submissions on low-level storage devices, distributed storage systems, and information management are all of interest. The conference will consist of technical presentations including refereed papers, Work-in-Progress (WiP) reports, poster sessions, and tutorials.