Call for Papers

STM (Security and Trust Management) is a working group of ERCIM. (European Research Consortium in Informatics and Mathematics). STM 2016 is the twelfth workshop in this series and will be held in Heraklion, Crete, Greece on September 26-27th, 2016, in conjunction with the 21st European Symposium On Research in Computer Security (ESORICS 2016). The workshop seeks submissions from academia, industry, and government presenting novel research on all theoretical and practical aspects of security and trust in ICTs. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

Access control Mobile security Security and trust in the Internet of Things
Anonymity Networked systems security Security and trust in pervasive computing
Applied cryptography Operating systems security Security and trust in services
Authentication Privacy Security and trust in social networks
Complex systems security Security and trust metrics Social implications of security and trust
Data and application security Security and trust policies Trust assessment and negotiation
Data protection Security and trust management architectures Trust in mobile code
Data/system integrity Security and trust for big data Trust models
Digital right management Security and trust in cloud environments Trust management policies
Economics of security and privacy Security and trust in content delivery networks Trust and reputation systems
Formal methods for security and trust Security and trust in crowdsourcing Trusted platforms
Identity management Security and trust in grid computing Trustworthy systems and user devices
Legal and ethical issues

Submission Instructions

Submitted papers must not substantially overlap papers that have been published or that are simultaneously submitted to a journal or a conference with proceedings. All submissions should be appropriately anonymized (i.e., papers should not contain author names or affiliations, or obvious citations). Submissions should be at most 16 pages, including the bibliography and well-marked appendices, and should follow the LNCS style (author instructions can be found here).

Submissions are to be made to the submission web site at Only pdf files will be accepted. Submissions not meeting these guidelines risk rejection without consideration of their merits. Papers must be received by the deadline. Authors of accepted papers must guarantee that their papers will be presented at the workshop.

The proceedings will be published by Springer in the Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) series.

Important Dates

Paper Submission due: June 23, 2016 July 5, 2016 (midnight CET)
Notification to authors: July 29, 2016
Camera ready due: August 7, 2016

Program Chairs

Gilles Barthe
IMDEA Software Institute, Spain
Evangelos Markatos
FORTH, Greece

Publicity Chair

Panagiotis Papadopoulos
FORTH, Greece

Program Committee

Spiros Antonatos IBM Research, Dublin
Myrto Arapinis University of Birmingham
Elias Athanasopoulos Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
Davide Balzarotti Eurecom
Gilles Barthe IMDEA Software Institute
Gustavo Betarte InCo, Facultad de Ingeniería, Universidad de la República
Stefano Calzavara Università Ca' Foscari Venezia
Cas Cremers University of Oxford
Jorge Cuellar Siemens AG, CT T
Hervé Debar Télécom SudParis
Carmen Fernández-Gago University of Malaga
Sara Foresti DI - Università degli Studi di Milano
Michael Huth Imperial College London
Christian Damsgaard Jensen Technical University of Denmark
Martin Johns SAP Research
Dogan Kesdogan Universität Regensburg
Marek Klonowski Wroclaw UT
Daniel Le Métayer INRIA
Yang Liu Nanyang Technological University
Giovanni Livraga Università degli Studi di Milano
Javier Lopez University of Malaga
Evangelos Markatos ICS/FORTH
Fabio Martinelli IIT-CNR
Sjouke Mauw University of Luxembourg
Catherine Meadows NRL
Martín Ochoa Technische Universität München
Evangelos Ouzounis ENISA
Nineta Polemi University of Pireaus
Erik Poll Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen
Michalis Polychronakis Stony Brook University
Silvio Ranise FBK-Irst
Michael Rusinowitch LORIA - INRIA Nancy
Alejandro Russo Chalmers University of Technology
Pierangela Samarati Università degli Studi di Milano
Steve Schneider University of Surrey
Rolando Trujillo University of Luxembourg, SnT
Edgar Weippl SBA Research
Fabian Yamaguchi Technische Universität Braunschweig
Stefano Zanero Politecnico di Milano