Posted on 07 Feb 2017 3:45 PM

National Cyber Summit (NCS ‘17)

June 7-8, 2017

Von Braun Center, Huntsville, AL

Research Track
This is a call for “original” short papers documenting cybersecurity research. Unpublished

papers of length 4-6 pages are solicited. Cybersecurity is a multidisciplinary field

including information security, fraud examination, forensic science, military science,

management science, systems engineering, security engineering, criminology, computer

science, and others.

The National Cyber Summit: The National Cyber Summit is a multi-track cyber security

event held annually with an expectation of about 1500 participants and more than 60

exhibitors. The event features tracks dedicated to technical, organizational, and research

topics to address the entire cyber threat landscape. Additional information is available at

the summit's website:

The NCS is held in Huntsville, AL. Huntsville is home to the Army’s Redstone Arsenal

and NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center. Army Material Command (AMC) is

headquartered at Redstone Army Arsenal as well as the Army Aviation and Missile

Research Development and Engineering Center, Missile Defense Agency, Army Space &

Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command, PEO Aviation and various

other government organizations having a strong interest in cybersecurity. Huntsville is

also home to the second largest research park in the nation where approximately 400

companies conduct business. This Cyber Security Summit offers an ideal venue for

networking with government, industry, and Department of Defense attendees.

Requirements for paper submission.

Papers should be 4 to 6 pages and formatted in accordance with the ACM template found

at All papers will be refereed.

Submissions should be uploaded to

Accepted papers will be published in conference proceedings. Submissions should be

received not later than March 15, 2017. Notices of acceptance will be provided not later

than April 22, 2017.

Please address all questions to Dr. Tommy Morris, Director, Center for Cybersecurity

Research and Education, The University of Alabama in Huntsville, 256-824-6576 or

NCS Research Track Steering Committee:

Tommy Morris, University of Alabama in Huntsville

Eric Imsand, University of Alabama in Huntsville

Agnes Chan, Northeastern University

Yuliang Zheng, University of Alabama in Birmingham