Call for Papers

Call for Papers is OPEN

The CIPRNA Conference Organizing Committee are inviting you to submit your abstract for consideration for inclusion in the 2023 conference program.

Deadline for Abstracts – 9th September 2022

Submit your abstract (approx 400 words) using the online Abstract Submittal Form. Abstracts should not be overtly commercial in nature.

If you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact us.



Conference Program Topic Guidelines will include but not be limited to:

Critical Infrastructure Protection:

  • CNI Threat and Vulnerability Analysis
  • Energy Infrastructure Security
  • Transport Infrastructure Security
  • Telecomms Infrastructure Security
  • International and National Agency Co-operation
  • Emergency Preparedness and Response Coordination
  • Identity Management & Access Control
  • The Human Factor – Operator Protection
  • Information exchange and interoperability
  • Securing Waterside and Maritime Infrastructure – Whether that’s Oil and Gas Refineries, LNG, Ports, Power Stations
  • Ariel Assets – What’s the Future? – Fixed Wing, Rotor Craft, UAV’s, Satellites
  • Perimeter Security – Do long perimeters mean weak security?
  • Flooding – Prevention is better than the cure, but we also need the cure!
  • Planning for Disaster – Risk Management and Resilience
  • Surveillance Systems – How Do We Manage Multiple Systems?
  • Human Assets – Selection, Training, Motivation
  • PPPs
  • Critical Communications
  • Emerging and Future Threats, Identification and Management
  • Security and Resilience in Design
  • Modelling, Simulation and Metrics
  • Standardisation for Improving CIP Solutions

Critical Information Infrastructure Protection / Cyber Security:

  • Cyber security aspects on critical infrastructures (e.g. energy, telcos, transport, banks, health)
  • CIIP Policy
  • Cyber security strategies
  • Alerting systems and information exchange platforms for cross-border NIS cooperation
  • Integrated situational awareness; Data collection, abstraction, visualisation
  • Governance models, practices and escalation procedures for cyber crisis management
  • International NIS cooperation for incident management and response
  • Legal aspects of NIS cooperation and information sharing
  • Industrial Control Systems / SCADA security / ICS-CERT
  • Incident reporting
  • Information sharing
  • Public Private co-operation
  • Critical applications security