International Federation for Information Processing



The World Conference on Information Security Education is co-located with IFIP SEC 2024 and will be held 12-14 June 2024 in Edinburgh, Scotland.

Edinburgh, Scotland

We are very excited to hold the 16th World Conference on Information Security Education in the summer, in conjunction with the 39th IFIP TC-11 International Information Security and Privacy Conference (IFIP SEC 2024). IFIP Working Group 11.8 (Information Security Education) invites you to contribute to their activities by submitting papers for presentation and working group topics.

To register for WISE, please complete registration for the IFIP TC-11 International Information Security and Privacy Conference (IFIP SEC 2024) at

Conference Theme

We solicit submissions on all relevant Information Security Education topics including, but not limited to:

  • Artificial Intelligence in Cybersecurity and/or Education
  • Cyber Resilience for Nations and Citizens
  • Emerging Trends, Technological Advances, and Holistic Approaches in Information Security Education
  • Serious Games or Gamification
  • Cybersecurity Mindset
  • Cyber Ranges and Research Laboratories
  • Upskilling and Lifelong Learning
  • Threat Intelligence
  • Cyber Ethics and Ethical Hacking
  • Cyber Defense Training
  • Information Security Professionals
  • Computer Forensics and the Law
  • Critical Information Infrastructure Security
  • Secure e-Banking and e-Commerce
  • The Internet of Things Security
  • Financial and Economic Security
  • New Programs in Security and Privacy Education
  • Experimental Information Security Education and Training
  • Information Security Curricula Guidelines
  • Evaluation of Security Programs
  • International Standards and Certifications
  • Professional Competencies in Security
  • Informing Citizens in Information Security and Programs to Raise Information Security Awareness
  • Information Security Education in Non-Academic Contexts
  • Online, Hybrid, and Automated Learning


Important Dates

Deadline for submission of full papers and working group abstracts: February 16 March 8, 2024

Notification of acceptance: April 12, 2024

Delivery of camera-ready papers by authors: April 26, 2024


Publication of Proceedings

The previous conference proceedings for the 2022 session are published at the Springer site for the WISE15 proceedings: Information Security Education - Adapting to the Fourth Industrial Revolution. In 2023 the WISE conference did not take place. For all other recent proceedings, look in the IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology Series by Springer (with ISBN and indexed in Scopus). Earlier conference proceedings (WISE11 and before) were published in the IFIP AICT series.

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