Call for Papers

The 9th International Conference on Computational Intelligence in Security for Information Systems. CISIS’16.
San Sebastian, Spain.
19th – 21st October, 2016

Paper submission deadline EXTENDED: 10th JUNE 2016
Authors of the best papers presented at SOCO 2016 will be invited to 
submit an extended version to highly reputed international journals.
Up to now:

    Logic Journal of the IGPL
Impact Factor (JCR): 0.461

Technical Co-Sponsored by:
IEEE.-Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Spanish Chapter
Machine Intelligence Research Labs (MIR Labs)

CISIS’16 proceedings will be published (tentatively) by Springer in a special volume of Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing (Springer), indexed by ISI Proceedings, DBLP and Springerlink, among others. All submissions will be refereed by experts in the field based on originality, significance, quality and clarity.
Every submitted paper to CISIS’16 will be reviewed by at least two members of the Program Committee.
The 9th International Conference on Computational Intelligence in Security  (CISIS’16) aims to offer a meeting opportunity for academic and industry-related researchers belonging to the various, vast communities of Computational Intelligence, Information Security, and Data Mining.
CISIS’16 will be celebrated in conjuntion with:

*** TOPICS***
The Conference topics can be identified by, but are not limited to, the following subjects (related to Security for Information Systems):
Machine Learning for Data Mining
Data Mining Methods for Security
Agent and Multi-Agent Systems
Hybrid Systems
Unsupervised Learning
Classification Methods
Novelty Detection
Intrusion Detection Systems
Log Correlation Methods
Adaptive Defense of Network Infrastucture
Adaptive Reasoning
Information Forensics
Document Classification and Processing
Ontologies and Conceptual Information Processing
Semantic Information Representation
Natural Language Acquisition
Web Semantics in Intelligence and Law-Enforcement
Industrial and Commercial Applications of Intelligent Methods for Security
Intelligent Control and Monitoring of Critical Systems
Dynamic Adaptive Railway Operation
Centralized Control Systems
Adaptive Planning for Strategic Reasoning
Intelligent Methods in Energy and Transportation
Planning and Automated Reasoning in Large System Control
Biometric Identification and Recognition
Biometric Surveillance
Biometric Access Control
Extraction of Biometric Features (fingerprint, iris, face, voice, palm, gait)
Applied Cryptography and provably-secure cryptographic protocols
Design and analysis of efficient cryptographic primitives:
public-key and symmetric-key cryptosystems, block ciphers, and hash functions
Economic fraud on the Internet: phishing, pharming, spam, and click fraud
Email and web security
Intellectual property protection:
metering, watermarking, and digital rights management.
Computer Science, namely on HPC and Grid computing issues
Computational Sciences, with requirements in HPC and Grid
Computational Engineering with a similar focus.
Grid Middleware, Grid Computing, Data and Networking Infrastructures
Distributed and Large-Scale Data Access and Management
Data Repositories, Distributed Resource Management and Scheduling
Supercomputer/cluster/grid integration issues
Grid Performance Evaluation, QoS and SLA Negotiation
Grid and HPC Applications, including e-Science in general and also Science Gateways, Nanomaterials, High Energy Physics, e-Health, e-Business, e-Administration, Life Sciences, Earth Sciences, Civil Protection, Computational Sciences and Engineering, …
User Development Environments and Programming Tools for Grid Computing.
Infrastructure as a service (IaaS)
Virtualization in data centers
Virtualization for resource management and QoS assurance
Security aspects of using virtualization in a distributed environment
Virtual networks
Virtual data, storage as a service
Fault tolerance in virtualized environments
Virtualization in P2P systems
Virtualization-based adaptive/autonomic systems
The creation and management of environments/appliances
Virtualization technologies
Performance modeling (applications and systems)
Virtualization techniques for energy/thermal management
Case studies of applications on IaaS platforms
Deployment studies of virtualization technologies
Tools relevant to virtualization
All submissions will be refereed by experts in the field based on originality, significance, quality and clarity. Every submitted paper to CISIS’16 will be reviewed by at least two members of the Program Committee.
Papers must be prepared according to Springer’s templates (MS Word or LaTeX format) for the Advances in Intelligent and Computing volume series ( and must be no more than ten (10) pages long, including figures and bibliography. Additional pages (over 10 pages) will be charged at 150 Euro each.


Submission system:
*Programm Chairs*
Manuel Graña – University of the Basque Country, Spain
Emilio Corchado – University of Salamanca, Spain
Paper submission deadline EXTENDED: 10th JUNE 2016
Acceptance notification 25th June, 2016
Submission of (tentatively accepted) revised papers 10th July, 2016
Final version submission 28th July, 2016
Payment deadline 28th  July, 2016
Conference dates 19th – 21st October, 2016
*** CONTACT ***
Prof Manuel Graña (Local Chair)
University of the Basque Country (Spain)

Dr. Emilio Corchado (General Chair)
University of Salamanca (Spain)

GIC Research Group at the UPV/EHU
BISITE Research Group

For more information about CISIS’16, please refer to the CISIS´16 website: