SCOPE AND TOPICS OF THE WORKSHOP

The 1st Workshop on Information Security being organized under the umbrella of the 9th Balkan Conference in Informatics (BCI 2019). The main objective of workshop is to be a forum for scholars, doctoral students and practitioners, interested in information security area, to exchange ideas and to encourage collaboration among the universities and other institutions.

WORKSHOP CO-CHAIRS:

  • Kalinka Kaloyanova, St. Kliment Ohridski University of Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Milen Petrov, St. Kliment Ohridski University of Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Vladimir Dimitrov, St. Kliment Ohridski University of Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Aleksandar Dimov, St. Kliment Ohridski University of Sofia, Bulgaria

BCI CHAIRS:

  • George Eleftherakis, The University of Sheffield International Faculty, Greece
  • Milena Lazarova, Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Adelina Aleksieva-Petrova, Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Antoniya Tasheva, Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria

WORKSHOP PROGRAM COMMITTEE

  • Aleksandar Dimov, St. Kliment Ohridski University of Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Blagoj Ristevski, St. Kliment Ohridski University – Bitola, North Macedoni
  • Georgi Sharkov, European Software Institute, Bulgaria
  • Kalinka Kaloyanova, St. Kliment Ohridski University of Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Milen Petrov, St. Kliment Ohridski University of Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Velizar Shalamanov, Institute of Information and Communication Technologies, Bulgaria
  • Vladimir Dimitrov, St. Kliment Ohridski University of Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Snezana Savoska, St. Kliment Ohridski University – Bitola, North Macedonia
  • Todor Tagarev, Institute of Information and Communication Technologies, Bulgaria
  • Tome Dimovski, St. Kliment Ohridski University – Bitola, North Macedonia
  • Yuting Zhang, Boston University, USA

IMPORTANT DATES:

  • Paper submission deadline: 20th June, 2019
  • Paper acceptance notification: 10th July, 2019

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:

We invite individuals to submit research and research-in-progress articles that address different aspects of information security, including but not limited to:

  • Data and Information security
  • Incidents monitoring, prevention and response
  • Cybersecurity education and skills development
  • Secure code development and auditing
  • Software security and reliability
  • Cybersecurity in cloud systems and applications
  • Web-service security
  • Development of secure software
  • Vulnerability management

Contact Info

  • Email: kkaloyanova@fmi.uni-sofia.bg
  • Phone: +359 2 8161 511