Digital transformations – potentials and challenges

13th CMI conference - ONLINE - November 26-27, 2020

Last modified: 22.05.2020

Topic

The online conference will be concerned with the potentials and challenges of the increasing use of digital technologies, the resulting digitalization of businesses, organizations and society in general and the resulting societal transformations. The conference will deal with positive potentials as well as problematic implications and challenges.

All suggestions for papers dealing with aspects of the processes of digital transformations are welcome. Two tracks are specified, a broad track on ‘Social and business applications for media, services and industry’ and a more specialized track on ‘Cyber security and privacy’.

Contributions can be either full research papers, position papers or posters.

Contributions within technology development as well as contributions discussing technology developments within social science or humanities frameworks are solicited. Presentations and discussions will take place via video conferencing.

The topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following:

Track 1: Social and business applications for media, services and industry 

  • AI/ML applications 
  • New mobile technologies 
  • Cloud and edge computing 
  • New business and service potentials
  • Organizational challenges of AI/ML application 
  • New media developments 
  • Social media business models 
  • Business models of the dark net 
  • Forced digitalization caused by COVID-19 
  • Calculated audiences, calculated media and media made by numbers 
  • Algorithmic recommendations: fairness, biases and automated decision making 
  • Techno-political aspects of media infrastructure - ownership, control, stability 
  • From physical to virtual service encounters and service delivery – what is gained, what is lost? 

Track 2: Cyber security and privacy 

  • Cybersecurity and the GDPR 
  • Advancements on network intrusion detection  
  • Blockchain and cybersecurity: applications and attacks  
  • Privacy Enhancing Technologies  
  • Privacy by Design  
  • Collaborative defence mechanisms  
  • Automotive cybersecurity  
  • Attacker deception methods  
  • Security for the Internet of Things  
  • Security of software-defined infrastructures  
  • Trust and identity management  
  • Ethical issues of cybersecurity  
  • Ethical issues of privacy  
  • Computer ethics  
  • Offensive cybersecurity 
  • Cybersecurity and the well-functioning of transparent democracies  
  • AI, cybersecurity and privacy Policies for security and privacy  
  • Business models  
  • Digital Identity management 
  • Surveillance capitalism 

FEE

The online conference is free of charge

SUBMISSion

Submissions must be original, unpublished in any of the above-mentioned topics or closely related topics. All types of contributions are welcome whether academic papers, industrial research, case studies, white papers, implementation reviews and so on.

Posters (2 pages extended abstract) are encouraged to provide opportunity to present early stages of work, and demos that otherwise not would be showed at the conference. Papers (4-6 pages) will be peer-reviewed. We have adopted the IEEE publication format. Submissions should be in English, in PDF format with all fonts embedded, formatted using the IEEE conference template, found here: http://www.ieee.org/conferences_events/conferences/publishing/templates.html. Selected conference papers will be submitted to IEEE for a possible inclusion into IEEE Xplore database. The submission of abstracts, papers and posters must be done via Easychair: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=cmi2020

IMportant dates

  • Abstracts deadline: 15 August 2020 - extended to 29 August
  • Notification of Acceptance: 8 September 2020
  • Final manuscript / presentation: 15 October 2020
  • Notification of acceptance of the final paper: 15 November 2020
  • Print ready version papers 10 December

Registration

Register for the 13th CMI conference.

CHAIRS

STEERING COMMITTEE

Prof. Anders Hansen Henten, henten@es.aau.dk,

CONFERENCE CHAIRS

Associate Prof: Jannick Sørensen, js@cmi.aau.dk
Assistant Prof: Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis, emv@cmi.aau.dk
Associate Prof: Lene Tolstrup Sørensen, ls@cmi.aau.dk

TECHNICAL PROGRAM COMMITTEE CHAIR

Assistant Prof: Sokol Kosta, sok@cmi.aau.dk

conference publication chair

Idongesit Williams (Ph.D) idong@es.aau.dk

TECHNICAL COMMITTEE​

Birger Andersen, Technical University of Denmark
Ignacio Arnaldo, Universidad Complutense de Madrid
Erik Bohlin, Chalmers University of Technology
Morten Falch, Aalborg University
Heikki Hämmäinen, Aalto University
Anders Henten, Aalborg University
Christian Damsgaard Jensen, DTU
Shankar Karuppayah, TU-Darmstadt
Samant Khajuria, TERMA
Egon Kidmose, Aalborg University
Sven Lindmark, University of Gothenburg
Per Lynggaard, DTU
Raffaele Montella, University of Naples Parthenope and University of Chicago
Henning Olesen, Aalborg University
Jens Myrup Pedersen, Aalborg University
Jari Porras, LUT
Gleb Radchenko, South Ural State University
Knud Erik Skouby, Aalborg University
Cedomir Stefanovic, Aalborg University

Sponsors

Workshop on State of Knowledge in Cyber-Security (SoKCS 2020)

co-located with the CMI international conference

The workshop on state of knowledge in cyber-security is intended for the students of the master program in cyber-security (Aalborg University, Copenhagen, Denmark).

Topics of interest

SoKCS is interested in all cutting-edge fields of cyber-security. Examples include, but are not limited to:

  • Honeypots
  • Botnets
  • IoT security
  • Hacking techniques
  • Offensive cybersecurity 
  • Blockchain security
  • Economic aspects of cybersecurity
  • AI and cybersecurity
  • Adversarial machine learning attacks
  • Moving target defense
  • Attacker deception techniques
  • Ethical issues of cybersecurity 
  • Exploit development
  • Applied security
  • Cryptography
  • Gamification of cyber-security

Fee

The online conference is free of charge

Submission

Submissions must be original, unpublished in any of the above-mentioned topics or closely related topics. All types of topics are welcome as long as they fit in the cyber-security field.

Papers (4-6 pages) will be peer-reviewed. We have adopted the IEEE publication format. Submissions should be in English, in PDF format with all fonts embedded, formatted using the IEEE conference template, found here: http://www.ieee.org/conferences_events/conferences/publishing/templates.html. The submission of abstracts, papers must be done via Easychair: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=sokcs20

Chairs

  • General chair: Assist. Prof. Dr. Emmanouil Vasilomanolakis
  • Technical program committee chair: Shreyas Srinivasa

Important dates

Paper submission deadline: 01.11.20
Review deadline: 07.11.20
Camera-ready (final) version: 15.11.20
Presentation: 27.11.20