Call for Papers

Important Dates - Late Breaking Submissions for Short Papers

10 July 2024

Full Paper Submission deadline

15 August 2024

Notification deadline

1 September 2024

Camera-ready deadline


The International Conference on Digital Forensics and Cyber Crime will be held from October 9 – 10, 2024, in Dubrovnik, Croatia. This two-day event is expected to attract over 100 participants including academics, practitioners, and vendors providing opportunities for business and intellectual engagement among attendees. The focus is on emerging topics including the use of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in digital forensics as well as adversary engagement and threat intelligence for cyber security. In addition, we will have our traditional security and forensics topics of digital investigations, cyber security, behavioral cyber security, incident response, risk management, business, etc.

  • Cyber security
  • Digital forensics
  • Digital criminal investigations
  • Artificial intelligence and analytics for security and forensics
  • National intelligence
  • Digital forensics
  • Digital and Multimedia Evidence and Forensics
  • Multimedia Forensics (including but not limited to Image-, Audio-, and Video Analysis, Biometrics, Linguistic Analysis of Texts)
  • Chip Forensics
  • Mobile & Network Forensics
  • ICS/SCADA Forensics
  • Live Data Forensics
  • Forensic Lab Management and Accreditation
  • e-Discovery
  • Human Rights
  • Trans-National Cybercrime Investigations and Mutual Legal Assistance
  • Internet-based Espionage & Advanced Persistent Threats
  • State-Sponsored Cyber Warfare & Terrorism
  • International Cyber Conflicts
  • Government Surveillance
  • Censorship and Control of the Internet
  • International Cyber Laws and Confidence Building Measures
  • Incident Response
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Insider Threat Management
  • Risk Management
  • Business Continuity
  • Security Policies
  • Security Auditing
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Economics of Security
  • Behavioral Information Security
  • Innovative Pedagogic Techniques
  • Certifications
  • Hands-on Security Laboratories and Tabletop Exercises
  • Education Infrastructure
  • Diversity in Security/Forensics Education
  • Online Security/Forensics Education
  • Text analysis
  • Cryptocurrencies
  • Hardware trojans
  • Publication

    All registered papers will be submitted for publishing by Springer and made available through SpringerLink Digital Library.

    Proceedings will be submitted for inclusion in leading indexing services, such as Web of Science,
    Compendex, Scopus, DBLP, EU Digital Library, IO-Port, MatchSciNet, Inspec and Zentralblatt MATH.

    All accepted authors are eligible to submit an extended version in a fast track of:

    Additional publication opportunities:

    Selected papers will be invited to:

    Paper Submission

    Papers should be submitted through EAI ‘Confy+‘ system, and have to comply with the Springer format (see Author’s kit section).

    • Regular papers should be up to 12-15+ pages in length.
    • Short papers should be 6-11 pages in length.

    All conference papers undergo a thorough peer review process prior to the final decision and publication. This process is facilitated by experts in the Technical Program Committee during a dedicated conference period. Standard peer review is enhanced by EAI Community Review which allows EAI members to bid to review specific papers. All review assignments are ultimately decided by the responsible Technical Program Committee Members while the Technical Program Committee Chair is responsible for the final acceptance selection. You can learn more about Community Review here.