2012 Conference on Decision and Game Theory for Security
GameSec 2012, the third Conference on Decision and Game Theory for Security will take place in Budapest, Hungary on November 5-6, 2012
- [Updated] Online registration is available HERE
- [Updated 25/10/2012] List of posters is available now
- [Updated 10/10/2012] Hotel reservation deadline has been extended to October 15
- [Updated 09/10/2012] Early registration end has been extended to October 18
- Registration is open !!!
- Technical program is available !!!
Securing complex and networked systems and managing associated risks become increasingly important as they play an indispensible role in modern life at the turn of the information age. Concurrently, security of ubiquitous communication, data, and computing pose novel research challenges. Security is a multi-faceted problem due to the complexity of underlying hardware, software, and network interdependencies as well as human and social factors. It involves decision making in multiple levels and multiple time scales, given the limited resources available to both malicious attackers and administrators defending networked systems. For example, the resources vary from bandwidth, computing, and energy at the machine level to manpower and scheduling at the organizational level.
The GameSec conference aims to bring together researchers who aim to establish a theoretical foundation for making resource allocation decisions that balance available capabilities and perceived security risks in a principled manner. The conference focuses on analytical models based on game, information, communication, optimization, decision, and control theories that are applied to diverse security topics. At the same time, the connection between theoretical models and real world security problems are emphasized to establish the important feedback loop between theory and practice. Observing the scarcity of venues for researchers who try to develop a deeper theoretical understanding of the underlying incentive and resource allocation issues in security, we believe that GameSec will fill an important void and serve as a distinguished forum of highest standards for years to come.
Topics of interest include (but are not limited to):
We are grateful to our main supporter, the Office of Naval Research Global (ONR Global) to support the conference through the "Collaborative Science Program (CSP)".
- Office of Naval Research Global (ONR Global)
Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the Office of Naval Research Global.
The conference is supported by Office of Naval Research Global, and that the content of the information does not necessarily reflect the position or the policy of the United States Government and no official endorsement should be inferred.
We thank all our sponsors for their kind support.
- IEEE CSS Technical Co-sponsorship
- In cooperation with ACM SIGSAC