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CALL FOR PAPER - SYSCAN'06
From: "organiser () syscan org" <organiser () syscan org>
Date: Sat, 18 Feb 2006 12:44:15 +0800
*SyScan'06 CALL FOR PAPER*
The Symposium on Security for Asia Network aims to be a very different
security conference from the rest of the security conferences that the
information security community in Asia has come to be so familiar and
SyScan’06 intends to be a non-product, non-vendor biased security
conference. It is the aspiration of SyScan’06 to congregate, in
Singapore, the best security experts in their various fields, to share
their research, discovery and experience with all security enthusiasts
The speakers that will be at SyScan’06 are among the best, and brightest.
These experienced security professionals at the vanguard of leading
information security technology have assembled unique new material that
they will present at this conference to help you maintain your
technological leadership and stay abreast of the latest developments in
this rapidly moving technological field.
This two-day symposium will be held in a relaxed and informal
atmosphere, allowing all participants to enjoy themselves whilst
expanding their knowledge on information security.
SyScan’06 will be held in Singapore on 20th and 21st of July, 2006 over
at the Swissotel Merchant Court Hotel.
Besides main the conference, there will also be specialized security
training courses in SyScan’06. These classes will be held before the
*Speakers at SyScan’06 will enjoy the following privileges.
• Return economy class air-ticket for one person.
• Hotel accommodation.
• Breakfast, lunch and dinner during conference.
• After-conference party.
• A healthy dose of alcohol.
• *One selected speaker from each category will receive US$1,000
honorarium in cash.
Selection will be based on the following criteria:
o New presentation not seen in any other conferences before.
• **Presentations that reveal unpublished/undisclosed
vulnerabilities/exploits/techniques/malware will receive US$2,000
honorarium in cash.
Selection will be based on the following criterion:
o Critical zero-day vulnerability, or
o Working exploits (can be reproduce and must have POC), or
o New techniques for:
Discovery of vulnerability, or
Exploiting existing vulnerability
o New form of malware.
CFP submission must include the following information:
1) Brief biography including list of publications and papers published
2) Proposed presentation title, category, synopsis and description.
3) Contact Information (full name, alias, handler, e-mail, postal
fax, photo, country of origin, special dietary requirement).
4) Employment and/or affiliations information.
5) Any significant presentation and educational experience/background.
6) Why is your material different or innovative or significant or an
All submission must be in English in either MS Office or OpenOffice or
PDF format. The more information you provide, the better the chance for
selection. Please send submission to cfp () syscan org Submission must be
done no later than 30th April 2006.
Final CFP Submission – 30th April 2006
Notification of Acceptance – 15th May 2006
Final Accepted Presentation Material Submission – 30th June 2006
The following categories are the focus for SyScan’06:
The scopes of the focus are broad and include, but not restricted to the
Mobile Devices (embedded systems)
o Operating Systems
o Operating Systems
Any topics that will catch the attention of the CFP committee and/or the
Please feel free to visit SyScan’06 website to get a feel what this
conference is all about – SHARE AND HAVE FUN!
Also lookout here for the latest update on SyScAN’06.
*It is possible and not necessary that every category will have a
speaker that will receive the US$1000 honorarium. The CFP committee of
SyScan’06 will be the final arbitrator on this matter.
**If your presentation meets the criterion for both categories of
honorarium, you will receive only the higher honorarium of US$2,000 in
cash. The CFP committee of SyScan’06 will be the final arbitrator on
By agreeing to speak at the SyScan’06 you are granting SyScan and
COSEINC the rights to reproduce, distribute, advertise and show your
presentation including but not limited to http://www.syscan.com, printed
and/or electronic advertisements, and other form of mediums.
Full-Disclosure - We believe in it.
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- CALL FOR PAPER - SYSCAN'06 organiser () syscan org (Feb 18)