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PacSec 2006 CALL FOR PAPERS (Deadline Aug. 4; Event Nov. 27-30)
PacSec 2006 CALL FOR PAPERS
World Security Pros To Converge on Japan
TOKYO, Japan -- To address the increasing importance of information
security in Japan, the best known figures in the international security
industry will get together with leading Japanese researchers to share
best practices and technology. The most significant new discoveries
about computer network hack attacks will be presented at the third
annual PacSec conference to be discussed.
The PacSec meeting provides an opportunity for foreign specialists to
be exposed to Japanese innovation and markets and collaborate on
practical solutions to computer security issues. In a relaxed setting
with a mixture of material bilingually translated in both English and
Japanese the eminent technologists can socialize and attend training
Announcing the opportunity to submit papers for the PacSec 2006 applied
security training conference. The conference will be held November
27-30th in Tokyo. The conference focuses on emerging information
security tutorials - it will be a bridge between the international and
Japanese information security technology communities..
Please make your paper proposal submissions before August 4 2006. Slides
for the papers must be submitted by October 1st 2006. The conference is
November 29th and 30th 2006, presenters need to be available in the
days before to meet with interpreters. The Security Masters Dojo, Tokyo,
is November 27 -28, 2006. Both events will be held at Aoyama Diamond
Some invited papers have been confirmed, but a limited number of
speaking slots are still available. The conference is responsible for
travel and acommodations for the speakers. If you have a proposal for a
tutorial session then please email a synopsis of the material and your
biography, papers and, speaking background to secwest06 [at] pacsec.jp.
Tutorials are one hour in length, but with simultaneous translation
should be approximately 45 minutes in English, or Japanese. Only slides
will be needed for the October paper deadline, full text does not have
to be submitted.
The PacSec conference consists of tutorials on technical details about
current issues, innovative techniques and best practices in the
information security realm. The audiences are a multi-national mix of
professionals involved on a daily basis with security work: security
product vendors, programmers, security officers, and network
administrators. We give preference to technical details and education
for a technical audience.
The conference itself is a single track series of presentations in a
lecture theater environment. The presentations offer speakers the
opportunity to showcase on-going research and collaborate with peers
while educating and highlighting advancements in security products and
techniques. The focus is on innovation, tutorials, and education
instead of product pitches. Some commercial content is tolerated, but
it needs to be backed up by a technical presenter - either giving a
valuable tutorial and best practices instruction or detailing
significant new technology in the products.
Paper proposals should consist of the following information:
1) Presenter, and geographical location (country of origin/passport)
and contact info (e-mail, postal address, phone, fax).
2) Employer and/or affiliations.
3) Brief biography, list of publications and papers.
4) Any significant presentation and educational experience/background.
5) Topic synopsis, Proposed paper title, and a one paragraph
6) Reason why this material is innovative or significant or an
7) Optionally, any samples of prepared material or outlines ready.
Please forward the above information to secwest06 [at] pacsec.jp to be
considered for placement on the speaker roster. Please include a plain
text version of all the above informaiton along with any other submission
World Security Pros. Cutting Edge Training, Tools, and Techniques
Tokyo, Japan November 26-30 2006 http://pacsec.jp
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