Subject: SSIRI 2008: An IEEE Conference on Secure Software & Reliability
We are very pleased to announce that the IEEE Reliability
Society (RS) and the Systems, Man and Cybernetics Society
(SMC) have co-sponsored a new conference SSIRI with a focus
on Secure System Integration and Reliability Improvement.
The conference is to be held from July 14 to 17, 2008
in Yokohama, Japan.
The main topics of interest include integrating tools and
approaches for developing reliable, secure, and trustworthy
systems. All papers reporting innovative approaches, concepts
and experiences throughout the entire product development
cycle in software, hardware, and systems are encouraged.
SSIRI is designed to bring together theory, applications,
experience reports, as well as best-of-breed practices.
It enhances situational awareness of developing trustworthy
systems in today's challenging and changing environment.
You may visit the conference web site
http://paris.utdallas.edu/ssiri08 for more details.
We invite authors to submit their original papers (not
published or submitted elsewhere) with a maximum of
eight pages. Include the title of the paper, the name
and affiliation of each author, a 150-word abstract,
and up to 8 keywords. The format of your submission
must follow the IEEE conference proceedings guidelines
which are available at
Fast abstracts are also solicited for reports of
on-going work, practical experience, new ideas that need
to be further validated, or positions on controversial
issues. Each fast abstract can have a maximum of
The submissions deadlines for regular papers and
fast abstracts are February 1, 2008, and April 1, 2008.
W. Eric Wong