Call for Papers

The 17th IEEE International Conference on Intelligence and Security Informatics:

Submission deadline - March 20, 2019

The conference theme is AI-Enabled Analytics. In addition to the main academic conference, multiple satellite events centered around the AI-enabled analytics theme will be organized as well.

We invite academic researchers in the field of Intelligence and Security Informatics and related areas as well as law enforcement and intelligence experts, and industry consultants and practitioners in the field to submit papers and workshop proposals.

ISI 2019 will be organized in four main tracks focusing on:

  • Security Analytics and Threat Intelligence
  • Data Science and Analytics in Security Informatics
  • Human Behavior and Factors in the Security Applications
  • Organizational, National, and International Issues in Counter-terrorism and other Security Applications

Submissions may include systems, methodology, test-bed, modeling, evaluation, and policy papers.  Research should be relevant to informatics, organization, public policy, or human behavior in applications of counter-terrorism or protection of local/ national/ international security in the physical world and/or cyberspace. 

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Previous Calls for Papers

HICSS Symposium on Cybersecurity Big Data Analytics, submissions were due by November 27, 2018.

HICSS Symposium on Cybersecurity Big Data Analytics, submissions were due by October 27, 2017.

ACM Transactions on Management Information Systems (TMIS), Inaugural Issue published December 2010. Journal archive available through the ACM Digital Library (subscription may be required for access). Manuscript Central now open and accepting submissions.  
Special Issue on Smart Health and Wellbeing - submissions due 11/30/2012.

Security Informatics. Submissions now being accepted via the Authors page. Inaugural issue published February 2012. An open access journal. No subscription required - authors pay a processing fee and all published articles are freely available.

Special Issue: Fusing Automatic Text Processing with Criminal Data (due 2/28/13) .

IEEE ISI 2013, June 4-7, Seattle, Washington (U.S.A.). Submissions due February 15, 2013.

Pacific-Asia ISI (PAISI) Workshop 2013: Beijing, China, August 3-4, 2013. Submissions due March 1, 2013.

European Intelligence and Security Informatics Conference (EISIC) 2013, August 12-14, 2013, Uppsala, Sweden. Submissions due April 15, 2013.

ACM SIGKDD Workshop on CyberSecurity and Intelligence Informatics(CSI-KDD)

ACM SIGKDD Workshop on Intelligence and Security Informatics (ISI-KDD), held in conjunction with KDD-2010, July 25-28, 2010, in Washington D.C. Submissions were due May 4, 2010.

Decision Support Systems, Special Issue on Enterprise Risk and Security Management: Data, Text and Web Mining. Submissions closed.

European ISI 2012 - Call for Papers were due 30 April 2012.

IEEE Intelligent Systems, Special issue on Social Media Analytics and Intelligence. Submissions were due May, 2010.

IEEE ISI 2010, Papers were due February 15, 2010.

IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man & Cybernetics, Part A, Special Issue on Social Media Analytics: Understanding the Pulse of Society. Submissions were due August 1, 2009.

ICADL 2011: Submission were due 16 May 2011.

Information Systems Frontiers, Special Issue on Terrorism Informatics (submissions due September 16, 2009)

International Conference on Electronic-Business Intelligence 2010(ICEBI2010), Papers due September 10, 2010 (CFP)

JCDL/ICADL 2010: International Digital Libraries Conference (submissions due Mid-January 2010)

MISQ Special Issue on Business Intelligence (full CFP) (one-page CFP); submissions closed.

PAISI 2010. Papers were due February 20, 2010.

Security Informatics, past special issues: 
Special Issue on Technosocial Predictive Analytics - submissions closed. 
Special Issue on Biologically-inspired Analysis of Social Systems - submissions closed.

Terrorism and New Media: Building a Research Network   (September 8-9, 2010, Dublin City University, Ireland). Submissions were due May 17, 2010.


Recent and Previous Events

Intelligence and Security Informatics:


ACM SIGKDD Workshop on Intelligence and Security Informatics (ISI-KDD), to be held in conjunction with KDD-2010, July 25-28, 2010, in Washington D.C.

Advances in Social Networks Analysis and Mining:

International Conference on Information Systems:

  • ICIS 2010, Dec. 12-15, 2010, St. Louis, Missouri
  • ICIS 2009Dec. 15-18, 2009, Phoenix, Arizona

Joint Conference on Digital Libraries:

International Conference on Electronic-Business Intelligence (ICEBI2010), (December 19-21, 2010, Kunming, Yunnan, China).

Pre-PACIS Workshop on Business Intelligence and Analytics, July 9, 2010, Taipei, Taiwan

Terrorism and New Media: Building a Research Network (September 8-9, 2010, Dublin City University, Ireland).

Workshop on the Sciences of the Artificial: WSA 2005

International Conferences on Asian Digital Libraries:

Design Science Research in Information Systems & Technology