IEEE International Symposium on Technologies for Homeland Security

April 25, 2017 @ 8:00 am – April 26, 2017 @ 5:00 pm America/New York Timezone
Westin-Waltham Hotel

The 16th annual IEEE Symposium on Technologies for Homeland Security (HST ’17), will be held 25-26 April 2017, in the Greater Boston, Massachusetts area.

Early Registration ends on Friday, March 24!

This symposium brings together innovators from leading academic, industry, business, Homeland Security Centers of Excellence, and government programs to provide a forum to discuss ideas, concepts, and experimental results.

We are currently seeking technical paper, poster and tutorial session submissions in each of the areas noted above.

Papers examining the feasibility of transition to practice will also be considered. Submissions should focus on technologies with applications available for implementation within about five years. All areas will cover the following common topics:

• Strategy and threat characterization, CONOPs, risk analysis,
• Modeling, simulation, experimentation, and exercises & training, and
• Testbeds, standards, performance and evaluations.

Contact Information:
For more detailed information on the Call for Papers, Posters & Tutorials, as well as Sponsorship and Exhibit
Opportunities, visit the website or email: Submissions should be made
at the following website:

Important Dates:
Paper Abstract Deadline: October 17, 2016
Paper, Poster and Tutorial Acceptance Notification December 1, 2016
Final Paper Submission Deadline: March 1, 2017