THANK YOU FOR CONSIDERING SUBMITTING A CONTRIBUTION TO DIGILIENCE 2022!
DIGILIENCE 2022 applies a double-blind peer-review process. Please create a full text of your paper, as a .pdf, without any information disclosing the authors and their institutions, and submit it using this link of EasyChair.
Please note, that when your paper is approved and you are preparing its final version, you will be asked to select one of the following publication options:
 Publish a paper in a special issue of Information & Security: An International Journal (ISIJ) have it disseminated in print at the conference.
 Publish a paper in a special issue of Information & Security: An International Journal (ISIJ) have it disseminated in print at the conference. After its presentation at the conference, provide an at least 50% amended version for publication in the Springer series “Communications in Computer and Information Science” indexed in Scopus, 2019 SJR: 0.188 (final approval pending; to appear in 2022)
 Publish a paper only in the Springer series “Communications in Computer and Information Science” indexed in Scopus, 2019 SJR: 0.188 (final approval pending; to appear in 2022)
 Provide a data paper and the respective dataset(s) for publication in the open-access European Data Quarterly.
DEPENDING ON WHICH OF THE FOUR OPTIONS ABOVE YOU CHOOSE
SUBMIT YOUR CONTRIBUTION USING THE RESPECTIVE TEMPLATE
 For submission option 1, please use this ISIJ template in Word for Windows, and submit it via EasyChair.
 For submission option 2, please use this ISIJ template in Word for Windows, and submit it via EasyChair. After its presentation at the conference, provide an,at least 50% amended version for publication in the Springer series, following closely the requirements and template of Springer. Please use Springer’s Word template. Submit it according to the follow-up instructions of the conference organizers, which the leading author(s) will receive by e-mail following the conference.
 For submission option 3, please follow closely the requirements and template of Springer. Please use Springer’s Word template, and submit it via EasyChair.
 For submission option 4, please follow the guidance of European Data Quarterly.
We accept for review only original manuscripts that have not been previously published and are not currently under review for publication elsewhere.
Manuscripts are checked for plagiarism and reviewed by at least two reviewers for significance and scholarliness. Every effort is made to inform authors within one month following their paper submission whether a paper is accepted, whether it requires revision prior to possible publication, or is rejected.
When a paper is accepted, the authors need to provide a fully formatted version for publication following the journal guidelines (according to the submission option you have chosen) and in a publishable English language. Accepted manuscripts may be further edited for adherence to Journal format and style, clarity, syntax, and punctuation.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the expected paper length for the conference?
The typical paper is between 8 and 15 pages in the ISIJ format, or between 12 and 15 pages in the Springer format. Somewhat longer papers, of about 20 pages, would also be considered for publication.
Do I retain rights over my work?
Authors must sign an exclusive Licence to Publish for their contributions with the respective publisher (depending on which submission option you chose) when an article is accepted for publication. This license might require you to transfer copyright over your work. This means that although you still retain substantial rights, such as self-archiving, and your intellectual property rights, you will not be able to re-publish your work or re-submit it elsewhere.
More information about the publishing policies of the Information and Security Journal is available here.
More information about the publishing policies of Springer is available here.
More information about the publishing policies of Europan Data Quarterly is available here.
How is my conference submission reviewed?
All submitted papers will be reviewed by at least three subject matter experts in a double-blind peer-review process.
What happens if I am not able to attend the conference?
If the COVID-19 situation does not permit international travel, or in case a speaker is under quarantine, comes up with flu-like symptoms, or is otherwise not able to attend, the organizing committee must be notified in a timely manner. If possible, the organizing committee will ensure that the author is able to present their paper and participate in the conference online.
If none of the authors of the paper are able to present it at the conference, the paper will not be included in the conference proceedings.