About Conference

Arab Security Conference is an annual event that will be held in Cairo, Egypt on 24 & 25 September, 2017.

Our Conference

• Routinely consists of two days of multi-track conference sessions.


• Keep you up-to-date with security solutions and threats.
• Enrich your security awareness through technical discussions.
• Sharpen your skills through our War Game competition.
• Help you connect with other security professionals and organizations.


• Cutting-edge hardcore technical talks.
• General security awareness session.
• Live demos delivered by some of the most respected names in the computer security industry in the Arab world.

Conference Overview

Arab Security Conference features two-days of multi-track conference that will cover different domains, topics, and interests.

First Day

Features 2 parallel events:
- The first event is the Arab Security Conference sessions.
- The second event is the cyber wargames championship.
- Each will be held in two separate halls.

Second Day

Features 2 parallel tracks:
- The first track targets technical gurus and security specialists.
- The second track targets industries, operation managers and Information security managers.

Conference Technical Domains


    • Digital Economy

    • Crypto Currency

    • Blockchain Technology

    • Infrastructure Compliance

    • Critical Infrastructure Security

    • Big Data Security

    • Network Security

    • Mobile Security

    • Web App Security


Arab Security Conference Call for Papers (2017)

Arab Security Conference is an annual international conference covering research in information and communication security. The conference seeks submissions from academia, industry, and government presenting novel research on all theoretical and practical aspects of data protection, privacy, security, and cryptography. Papers describing the application of security technology, the implementation of systems, and lessons learned are also encouraged. Papers describing new methods or technologies, advanced prototypes, systems, tools and techniques and vision papers indicating future directions are also encouraged.

Conference Topics

  • Digital Economy
  • CryptoCurrencies
  • Blockchain Technologies
  • Infrastructure Compliance
  • Critical Infrastructure Information Security
  • Big Data Security
  • Cryptography
  • Network Security
  • Mobile Security
  • Web App Security

Paper Submission

Authors should submit a 4 to 6 pages paper in English OR Arabic, carefully checked for correct grammar and spelling, addressing one or several of the conference areas or topics. Each paper should clearly indicate the nature of its technical/scientific contribution, and the problems, domains or environments to which it is applicable. To facilitate the double-blind paper evaluation method, authors are kindly requested to produce and provide the paper WITHOUT any reference to any of the authors, including the authors’ personal details, the acknowledgments section of the paper and any other reference that may disclose the authors’ identity.

Only original papers should be submitted. Authors must make sure that their submissions do not substantially overlap work which has been published elsewhere or simultaneously submitted to a journal or another conference with proceedings. Papers that contain any form of plagiarism will be rejected without reviews.

Authors can submit their work in the form of a Regular Paper, representing completed and validated research, or as a Position Paper. A position paper presents results that are preliminary or that simply require fewer pages to describe. A position paper may be a short report and discussion of ideas, facts, situations, methods, procedures or results of scientific research (theoretical or experimental) on one of the conference topics.

All papers must be submitted through our platform and should follow the instructions and templates that can be found under Guidelines and Templates Here. After the paper submission has been successfully completed, authors will receive an automatic confirmation e-mail.

Authors of registered papers (including posters) must guarantee that their papers will be presented at the conference. Papers which are not presented will be excluded from the digital library and will not be selected for any post publication.


Deadline Phase Details
12 August 2017 Registration Authors must register their contact details and topic’s domain Here.
17  August 2017 Extended abstract submission Authors must submit their papers’ extended abstract Here.
10 September 2017 Accepted papers announcement A confirmation email will be sent to all accepted papers.
15 September


Full paper submission Authors must send their full papers Here.




All accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings, under an ISBN reference, on paper and on CD-ROM support. All papers presented at the conference venue will be available at the Arab Security Digital Library.  It is planned to publish a short list of revised and extended versions of presented papers with Springer in The International Arab Security Annual Magazine.