Important Dates

  • Papers due:
    May 1, 2015
    May 10, 2015 23:59
    UTC+1:00, CET time
  • Notification:
    June 1, 2015
    June 3
  • Pre-proceeding:
    June 15, 2015
    June 28
  • Final version:
    (after the workshop)
  • Workshop:
    July 13, 2015

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Call for Papers

This call for papers is available in PDF or in text

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.


Pre-proceedings will be made available at the venue. The final workshop's proceedings will be submitted to Xplore and CSDL, of the Conference Publishing Services (CPS). After the workshop, authors of the accepted papers will be asked to review their manuscripts to be compliant for publication.