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2016 SIGSEC Doctoral Student Award

Tuesday, September 6, 2016   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Brook Pritchett

The Special Interest Group on Information Security and Privacy (SIGSEC) of the Association of Information Systems (AIS) is proud to offer three $1000.00 travel awards to the 7th Annual Workshop on Information Security and Privacy (WISP) to be held as a pre-ICIS event on December 10, 2016 in Dublin, Ireland to doctoral students who gets their quality papers accepted to the event. 

Doctoral student submissions to WISP will be reviewed in the usual manner as all other papers.  A special committee has been established to select the top three doctoral student papers and issue the award. The WISP registration fee will also be waived for the three winners of the award.

Interested doctoral students should submit their papers by Sept. 28, 2016, the WISP submission deadline (See additional information via: 

An accepted paper to WISP2016 and attendance at the workshop are required in order to receive the award. Only one student per academic institution may receive the award. Applicants must be active doctoral students at the time of paper submission. A letter of recommendation is required from the advisor of each applicant to be considered for the award. Letters should be submitted to Professor Bonnie Anderson, please ensure to include “WISP2016 - Letter of recommendation for SIGSEC Doctoral Student Award” in the subject of the e-mail to be considered.

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