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Second International Workshop on Global Information Security for an Inclusive Information Society (GloSec 2010)

To be held in conjunction with the Fifth International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security (ARES 2010 – http://www.ares-conference.eu).

February 15th – 18th, 2010
Andrzej Frycz Modrzewski Cracow College
Krakow, Poland

Because Information Security has a global dimension and deals with a large range of issues as:

  • Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) uses or misuses;
  • Technical measures;
  • Economic, legal and political issues;

It is important to develop a global and interdisciplinary approach to master information related risks and threats and to propose effective information security solutions.

The objectives of this workshop are to:

  • Consider information security issues in a holistic and systemic approach; putting the individual at the core of the question;
  • Point out stakes, challenges and issues related to a global approach for information security and reliability in order to develop an inclusive information society;
  • Analyze and propose innovative concepts, methods and solutions to insure a high level of information security for safety of people, the protection of organizations’ assets and critical information infrastructures, when failure is not an option;
  • Present and discuss emerging know how and standards that will contribute to minimize the informational risk and bring it under control.

This workshop wishes to further stimulate a multi stakeholders’ awareness which is needed for the development of a safe information society. It will bring together experts from several fields of discipline, with different backgrounds and experiences to debate unsolved security related questions concerning citizen, organizations and States.

Submission topics include, but are not limited to:

Interdependencies and risks;
Challenges and issues for globally interconnected infrastructures;
Prevention of, preparation for response and recovery from cyber incidents;
Security design, implementation and management;
Information security effectiveness;
Defence in depth;
Information security culture;
Coordination and cooperation;
Organizational structures;
Capacity building;
Actor’s and stakeholders responsibilities;
Legal measures;
Social, economical and political impacts of information security

Important dates

Submission Deadline
October, 01st 2009 October, 18th 2009 (extended)
Author Notification
 November, 01st 2009
Author Registration
 November, 14th, 2009
Proceedings Version
 November, 14th 2009
 February, 15th - 18th 2010

Submission Guidelines

The submission guidelines valid for the GloSec workshop are the same as for the ARES conference. They can be found at:


Workshop Chairs

Solange Ghernaouti – Hélie

University of Lausanne


Program Committee

To be announced
Dr. Siani Pearson, HP Labs, Bristol (t.b.c.)