Security '07 Call for Papers
TRAINING PROGRAM, INVITED TALKS, PANELS, POSTERS, WIPs, AND BOFS
In addition to the refereed papers and the keynote presentation, the
technical program will include a training program, invited talks,
panel discussions, a Poster Session, a Work-in-Progress session (WiPs), and
Birds-of-a-Feather sessions (BoFs). You are invited to make
suggestions regarding topics or speakers in any of these sessions via
email to the contacts listed below or to the program chair at
Tutorials for both technical staff and managers will provide
immediately useful, practical information on topics such as local and
network security precautions, what cryptography can and cannot do,
security mechanisms and policies, firewalls, and monitoring
systems. If you are interested in proposing a tutorial or suggesting a
topic, contact the USENIX Training Program Coordinator, Dan Klein, by
email to email@example.com.
There will be several outstanding invited talks in parallel with the
refereed papers. Please submit topic suggestions and talk proposals
via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The technical sessions may include topical panel discussions. Please
send topic suggestions and proposals to email@example.com. The
deadline for panel proposals is March 29, 2007.
Would you like to share a provocative opinion, interesting preliminary work,
or a cool idea that will spark discussion at this year's USENIX Security
Symposium? The poster session is the perfect venue to introduce such new or
ongoing work. Poster presenters will have the entirety of the evening
reception to discuss their work, get exposure, and receive feedback from
To submit a poster, please send a 15 page(s) proposal, in PDF or
PostScript, to firstname.lastname@example.org by June 23, 2007, 11:59 p.m. PDT.
Decisions will be made by June 30, 2007.
Work-in-Progress Reports (WiPs)
One session of the Symposium will consist of Work-in-Progress reports (WiPs). This session offers short presentations about work in progress, new results, or timely topics. Speakers should submit a one- or two-paragraph abstract to email@example.com by 6:00 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, August 8, 2007. Make sure to include your name, affiliation, and the title of your talk. The schedule of presentations and accepted abstracts will be posted on the Symposium Web site. The time available will be distributed among the presenters, with each speaker allocated between 5 and 10 minutes. The time limit will be strictly enforced.
Birds-of-a-Feather Sessions (BoFs)
Birds-of-a-Feather sessions (BoFs) will be held Tuesday, Wednesday,
and Thursday evenings. Birds-of-a-Feather sessions are informal
gatherings of persons interested in a particular topic. BoFs often
feature a presentation or a demonstration followed by discussion,
announcements, and the sharing of strategies. BoFs can be scheduled on-site or in advance. To preschedule a BoF, please send email to the USENIX
Conference Department at firstname.lastname@example.org with the title and a brief description of the BoF; the name, title, affiliation, and email address of the facilitator; and your preference of date and time.