IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security
29 June - 1 July 2020 // Virtual Conference


The workshop accepts only novel, previously unpublished papers. Submitted papers should be written in English and of sufficient length and detail for review by experts in the field. Final papers will be limited to 6 pages in length in the standard IEEE conference paper format (10-point font). Accepted papers will be published in IEEE Xplore. EXTENDED Deadline for submission is April 12, 2020!

  • Papers must be submitted through the seperate WPS EDAS submission system
  • Notification of paper acceptance is on May 2, 2020
  • Camera ready submission deadline is on May 8, 2020 
  • Note again that the final papers are limited to 6 pages for this workshop, which is different than the limit for the IEEE CNS 2020. 


  • WPS REGISTRATION EXPLANATIONS: Our workshop IEEE WPS 2020 is a satellite workshop of the conference IEEE CNS 2020, but the workshop registration is different than conference registration. The authors of IEEE WPS 2020 do NOT have to register for the IEEE CNS 2020. The registration fee for the workshop is also different! The Workshop Registration Deadline is May 8, 2020 for the authors of IEEE WPS 2020! For registration and more information, see the Workshop Paper Authors section on Conference Registration.

  • ***JOURNAL UPDATE***: Organisers of the IEEE WPS 2020 are organising a special issue on Privacy and Security of Information Systems in the IEEE Information Theory Society's Journal on Selected Areas in Information Theory (JSAIT). Paper Submission Deadline is August 1, 2020. Please see the Call-for-Papers and JSAIT Author Information for more information!!


(please check the Up-to-date Workshop Website for more information!)