Title of Workshop: International workshop on Recent Trends in Security and Privacy of Fog-enabled Internet of Things (IoTs) Networks (SPF-IoT-2021)

Aim and Scope

Special international workshop onRecent Trends in Security and Privacy in Fog-enabled IoT Networks (SPF-IoT-2021) in ICSPN 2021 will offer an exclusive opportunity for the UG/PG students, PhD research scholars, academician, and researchers, working in the domain of Information Technology, Computer Science &Engineering, Electrical &Electronics Engineering, Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence (AI), Cyber security for Fog-enabled IoT applications. This international workshop will address some of the most relevant, state-of-the-art research issues and topics involved in security and privacy of Fog-enabled IoT network and system.  Research articles are invited which exhibits the application of advanced technologies such as Machine learning, Deep learning, Reinforcement Learning, Federated Learning, and Blockchain for providing the security and privacy issues of the Fog-enabled IoT network and system but not limited to topics.

Topics and keywords treated in the workshop for paper submission systems

  • Machine learning or deep learning-based security solutions for intelligent Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) and IoT.
  • Secure and trustworthy Cloud, fog, and edge computing for intelligent Fog-enabled IoT.
  • The new architecture of IoT with edge and blockchain.
  • Blockchain-enabled Fog-enabled IoT ecosystem and its applications in finance, healthcare, energy, supply chain, entertainment, etc.
  • Security and privacy of blockchain-based Fog-enabled IoT
  • Edge artificial intelligence solutions in Fog-enabled IoT.
  • Detection, evaluation, and prevention of threats and attacks in intelligent Fog-enabled IoT.
  • Ambient intelligence architectures and model for Fog-enabled IoT.
  • Software defined networking for Fog-enabled IoT.
  • Big data analytics and privacy-preserving techniques in Fog-enabled IoT
  • Smart Agriculture, Water Management, Smart Grid and Energy Management.
  • Framework, algorithms, and protocol design for Fog-enabled IoT

Paper Submission Guidelines:

Authors are invited to submit papers to the workshop. Full papers must be submitted through the conference paper submission site (https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=icspn2021). Authors must add (Workshop: WS04) at the beginning of paper title during the submission. Paper should be submitted in PDF format electronically with maximum length of 10 pages as per the Springer LNNS series format. All manuscripts will be reviewed and judged on merits including originality, significance, interest, correctness, clarity, and relevance to the broader community. Papers are strongly encouraged to report experiences, measurements, and user studies, and to provide an appropriate quantitative evaluation.

Submitted papers must include original work, and may not be under consideration for another conference or journal. They should also not be under review or be submitted to another workshop, conference, or journal during the review process. Authors should submit full papers electronically following the instructions from the ICSPN 2021 conference web site. Accepted papers will appear in proceedings available electronically. Authors of accepted papers are expected to register for and present their work at the workshop (in online mode).

For inquiries, you may contact to Workshop Chair Dr.Govind P. Gupta at e-mail id: gpgupta.it@gmail.com.

Workshop Chair (s):

  • Dr. Govind P. Gupta, Assistant Professor, National Institute of Technology Raipur, India

Technical Program Committee:

  • Dr. Melody Moh, Professor, San Jose State University, USA  
  • Dr. Ammar Almomani, Professor, Al- Balqa Applied University, Jordan 
  • Dr. Manoj Misra, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India
  • Dr. P Sateesh Kumar, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India
  • Dr. Pilli Emmanuel Shubhakar, National Institute of Technology Jaipur, India
  • Dr.S P Sahu, National Institute of Technology Raipur, India
  • Dr. Rakesh Tripathi, National Institute of Technology Raipur, India
  • Dr. Sanjay Kumar, National Institute of Technology Raipur, India
  • Dr. T. P. Sahu, National Institute of Technology Raipur, India
  • Dr. Udai Pratap Rao, National Institute of Technology Surat, India
  • Dr. Sangram Ray, National Institute of Technology Sikkim, India
  • Dr. T. P. Sahu, National Institute of Technology Raipur, India
  • Dr. Aman Preet Kaur, JIIT, Noida, India

Important Dates:

  • Submission Deadline: June 30, 2021
  • Decision Notification: July 25, 2021
  • Registration Due: August 10, 2021


All the accepted and registered papers of the workshop will be published by the conference proceedings published by Springer in LNNS Series.

Journal Publication: Authors of a selected set of top-quality papers from the workshop will be invited to submit an extended version of their papers in the special issues of SCIE/SSCI/Scopus/WoS indexed journals.

Best Paper: All the regular papers will be considered for the BEST PAPER AWARD.

NOTE: While submitting paper in this workshop, please specify “International workshop on Recent Trends in Security and Privacy of Fog-enabled Internet of Things (IoTs) Networks (SPF-IoT-2021)” at the top (above paper title) of the first page of your paper.