5th Annual Best Scientific Cybersecurity Paper Competition

5th Annual Best Scientific Cybersecurity Paper Competition

 Best Scientific Cybersecurity Paper Competition

The National Security Agency (NSA) now seeks nominations for its 5th Annual Best Scientific Cybersecurity Paper Competition. To be eligible for nomination, a paper must have been published in a peer-reviewed journal or as part of a scientific conference during calendar year 2016. Nominations are open through March 31, 2017. Anyone may submit a nomination, but self-nominations are prohibited.

Distinguished experts Drs. L. Jean Camp, Robert Cunningham, Whitfield Diffie, Dan Geer, John McLean, Angela Sasse, Stefan Savage, Paul Van Oorshot, David Wagner and Jeannette Wing; and Mr. Phil Venables; will provide individual views on the merits of the nominated papers to NSA's Director of Research, who will select the paper (or papers) that made the strongest contribution to advancing a science of cybersecurity in 2016.

More information about the eligibility criteria, nomination procedures, and criteria for judging is available online at: http://cps-vo.org/group/sos/papercompetition

Submit Nominations at: http://cps-vo.org/group/sos/papercompetition/submit