International Workshop on Intelligent Technologies for Counter Terrorism and Security (IT-CoTeS)

Georgia Tech Global Learning Center, Atlanta, USA

August 23-25, 2010

ok   mumbai   madrid

In Conjunction with: The Sixth International Conference on Information Assurance and Security (IAS 2010)

Technically Sponsored  by:


Aim and scope

Political violence and acts have created disruptions in the global economy. The short-term impact had been felt in almost all aspects of the economy particularly the tourism, airline industries and financial markets. The current focus against political violence and terrorism will affect both the pace and trajectory of new technology trends, as more Government efforts are focused on developing new technologies.  This International workshop is intended to bring together academics and security/counterterrorism practitioners/developers to present the latest intelligent technologies to combat terrorism and to protect critical infrastructures, people and society.

The workshop provides a venue to present early work in the relevant areas. Workshop seems papers applying various Intelligent Technologies and the topic of interests are as follows:

Submission information

A full paper (6 pages, A4 size) for oral presentation should be formatted following the IEEE format. Formating instructions : Word and LaTeX.  The proceedings will be published by IEEE. Selected papers will be published in a special issue of JIAS.

Important Dates:

Extended deadline for submission of full papers:    April 30, 2010
Acceptance notification:  May 30,  2010
Final camera-ready papers due:    June 15, 2010

Workshop Co-Chairs (Organizers)

Ajith Abraham
Machine Intelligence Research Labs (MIR Labs)
P.O. Box 2259
Auburn, Washington 98071, USA

Amy Neustein
Linguistic Technology Systems
1055 River Road, Suite 1013
Edgewater, NJ 07020, USA

Vaclav Snasel
Department of Computer Science,
VSB-Technical University of Ostrava,
Czech Republic
Khalid Saeed
Akademia Górniczo-Hutnicza w Krakowie
Al. Mickiewicza 30, D-10
Kraków, Poland

Hameed Al-Qaheri
Department of Quantitative Methods and Information Systems
College of Business Administration,
Kuwait University, Kuwait

The workshop is an integral part of the IAS 2010, which takes place from August 23-25, 2010, and no separate registration is required.