Important Dates

    Papers due:
    14 April 2013
    28 April 2013 (extended)
  • Notification:
    15 May 2013
  • Pre-proceeding version due:
    10 June 2013
  • Final version due:
    14 July 2013
    (after the workshop)
  • Workshop:
    29 June 2013

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Call for Papers

This call for papers is available in PDF or in text

Submission guidelines

Please visit the paper submission page.


Pre-proceedings will be made available at the venue. Authors will be given the opportunity to review their manuscripts, for the final post-proceedings, which will be published by IEEE in the IEEE digital library after the workshop.

Workshop Topics

We invite submissions from experts in computer security, in social and behavioral sciences, philosophy, and psychology.

Contributions should focus on Socio-Technical Aspects mainly in, but not limited to, the following areas:

  • Usability Analysis
  • System-User Interfaces
  • Psychology of Deception
  • Socio-Technical Attacks and Defenses
  • User Perception of Security and Trust
  • Cognitive Aspects in Human Computer Interaction
  • Human Practice and Behaviour Models
  • Design, Specification, Analysis of Socio-Technical Secure Systems
  • Social Engineering
  • Ceremonies and Workflows
  • Game Theoretical Approaches to Security
  • Cyber Crime Science
  • Threat and Adversary Models
  • Social Informatics and Networks
  • Security Ethics
  • Effects of Technology on Trust Building Behaviour
  • Socio-Technical Experiences and Test Cases

Both qualitative and quantitative modelling approaches are welcome.