Borderless Cooperation, Seamless Action
- Towards a Cleaner, Greener Cyber Space -
24-27 October 2016
Royal Park Hotel, Tokyo, Japan


Call for Papers

APCERT is pleased to announce the Call for Papers for the Open Conference, to be held on 27 October 2016. We cordially invite you to submit a proposal to present at the event.


Items Dates
Open Call For Papers 4 July 2016
Submission Close 31 July 2016
Selection Period 1-12 August 2016
Notice of Acceptance 15 August 2016

Submission Requirements

Presentations to be provided at the conference should be original. Also, it should not be presented for commercial/marketing purposes.
Submission was closed on 31 July. Thank you very much for your submission. The selection results will be notified to applicants on 15 August by email.

Topics & Timeslot

There will be 3 sessions for the Open Conference.
Expected topics and timeslots for each session are as follows (please note that the topics are not limited to these):
Session Topics Slot Time
(Detection, protection, tool development, intelligence, monitoring, vulnerability, emerging threats, countermeasure)
3 presentations 30 minutes each
(Malware analysis, incident handling case study, coordination)
3 presentations 30 minutes each
CSIRT function
(CSIRT maturity, human resource, collaboration, networking, partnership, policy, capacity building)
3 presentations
+ a panel discussion
20 minutes each
+ 20 minutes panel discussion
Keywords include, but are not limited to:
IoT (Internet of Things), APT (Advanced Persistent Threats), CIIP (Critical Information Infrastructure Protection), financial fraud, malware, ransomware

Selection Process

Submitted application papers will be handled by APCERT Program Committee 2016 and evaluated based on quality and relevance. Any submission after the indicated deadline will not be accepted.


APCERT requires a non-exclusive copyright license for the slides/materials of the presentations at APCERT Conference 2016. This includes potential distribution on the Conference website or other methods.