Call for Contributions

DSN 2013 will feature a number of coordinated tracks, including the: Dependable Computing and Communication Symposium (DCCS), Performance and Dependability Symposium (PDS), workshops, tutorials, a student forum, and fast abstracts. We invite you to contribute to this premier conference by submitting to the categories below:

Regular Papers:

 Archival quality high impact research results

Practical Experience Reports:

 In-depth exposition of practitioner experiences

Student Forum:

 Mid-length research ideas presentations  by  students


 Discussions on  high interest  dependability topics


 Focused discussions on selected topical themes


 Describe and demo  software, systems, or tools


 Short courses on dependability relevant topics

Fast Abstracts:

 Brief opinions on recent emerging themes

DSN Areas of interest

Topics of interest cover the broad range of dependability and security issues from a systems perspective. DSN encourages both theory and experimen­tal themes. An example list being:

  • Architectures
  • Protocols
  • SW and Middleware
  • Applications
  • Assessment, Modelling, Evaluation
  • Testing, Verification and Validation

Submission Deadlines

(All submission deadlines are hard deadlines at 11:59 PM GMT of the given day)
Deadline to Register Mandatory Abstracts (No exceptions):
(Regular Papers, Practical Experience Reports, Demos)
November 28, 2012
Submission Deadline (No extensions): December 5, 2012
Rebuttal period: February 9-11, 2013
Notification of Acceptance: February 25, 2013
Camera Ready Deadline: April 2013
Workshop Proposals: October 2012
Student Forum Submissions: April 2013
Fast Abstract Submissions: April 2013

 Call for Contributions Archive

Below you can find links to the CfPs of DSN 2013:

Submission related pages: