IFIP TC 11 Working Group 12 - Human Aspects of Information Security and Assurance

IFIP TC 11 Working Group 12 - Human Aspects of Information Security and Assurance


Welcome to the website of IFIP TC 11 Working Group 12 - Human Aspects of Information Security and Assurance.

The aims and scopes of the WG are described within the site. These values and goals we promote within our Working Group Conferences in order to promote Human Aspects of Information Security and Assurance in a truly international context. Our Working Group includes welcomes participation from industry and academia from all over the world.


Prof. Nathan Clarke
Chairman of IFIP WG11.12

The 13th International Symposium on HAISA, 15-17 July 2019, Nicosia, Cyprus

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Working Group Officers

Prof. Nathan Clarke

Prof. Nathan Clarke

University of Plymouth, UK
E-mail: n.clarke@plymouth.ac.uk

Dr Kerry-Lynn Thomson

Prof. Kerry-Lynn Thomson

Nelson Mandela University, South Africa
E-mail: kerry-lynn.thomson@nmmu.ac.za

Malcolm Pattinson

Dr Malcolm Pattinson

University of Adelaide, Austrilia
E-mail: malcolm.pattinson@adelaide.edu.au


Working Group Members

Australia Paul Haskell-Dowland, Edith Cowan University
Jeffrey Foster, Western Sydney University
Kim-Kwang Raymond Choo, University of South Australia
William Hutchinson, Edith Cowan University
Kathryn Parsons, Defence Science and Technology Organisation
Malcolm Pattinson, University of Adelaide

Austria Stefan Bauer, Vienna University of Economics and Business
Ulrike Hugl, University of Innsbruck

Canada Bill Bonner, University of Regina

Denmark Weizhi Meng,Technical University Denmark

Finland Bilal Naqvi,Lappeenranta University of Technology

Germany Steffen Bartsch, Technical University of Darmstadt
Luigi Lo Iacono, European University of Applied Sciences
Maina M. Olembo, Technical University of Darmstadt
Sebastian Pape, Goethe University Frankfurt
Stephan Rothe, Hochschule Furtwangen University
Melanie Volkamer, Technical University of Darmstadt
Steffen Wendzel, Fraunhofer FKIE

Greece Sokratis Katsikas University of Piraeus
Costas Lambrinoudakis, University of Piraeus

Ireland Lena Connolly, NUI Galway/UC Berkley

India Mahak Sachdeva, YMCA University of Science and Technology (Associate Member)

Italy Victor Pomponiu, Universita degli Studi di Torino

Luxembourg Gabriele Lenzini, University of Luxembourg
Moussa Ouedraogo, Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology

Malaysia Hamed Taherdoost, Hamata Business Solutions

Netherlands Jurgen Jansen, NHL Stenden University of Applied Sciences

Saudi Arabia Asfoor Ayman, Jubail Industrial College

Singapore Arif Perdana, Singapore Institute of Technology

South Africa Adele Da Veiga, University of South Africa
Elmarie Kritzinger, University of South Africa
Marianne Loock, University of South Africa
Francois Mouton, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
Johan van Niekerk, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
Nader Sohrabi Safa, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
Elmé Smith, University of South Africa
Kerry-Lynn Thomson, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
Maureen van den Bergh, University of Johannesburg
Noluxolo Gcaza, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
Rossouw Von Solms, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
Evangelos Frangopoulos, University of South Africa

Sweden Simone Fischer-Huebner Karlstad University

United Kingdom Debi Ashenden, Cranfield University
John Blythe, Northumbria University
Kate Buttriss, University of Portsmouth
Nathan, Clarke, University of Plymouth
Lynne Coventry, Northumbria University
Rosanne English, University of Glasgow
Mark Evans, De Montfort University
Steven Furnell, University of Plymouth
Shujun Li, University of Kent
Andrew Jones, University of Hertfordshire
Jason Nurse, Oxford University
Anastasis Petrou, University of East London
Karen Renaud, University of Glasgow
Ben Sanders, University of Winchester
Neetash Saxena, Bournemouth University
Paul Stephens, Canterbury Christ Church University
Geordie Stewart, Risk Intelligence
Theo Tryfonas, University of Bristol
Emma Williams, University of Bristol

United States of America Dorothy Denning, Naval Postgraduate School
Ron Dodge, Unites States military Academy (West Point)
Wu He, Old Dominion University
Murray Jennex, San Diego State University
Dong Seong Kim, Duke University
Terence Sadler, Regis University
Lance Spitzner, SANS Technology Institute
Jeffrey Stanton, Syracuse University
James Voorhees, SANS Technology Institute
Merrill Warkentin, Mississippi State University
Robert Yanus, University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey



The Human Aspects of Information Security and Assurance Working Group seeks to promote all aspects of research that can better support and inform our use of security within information systems.


The scope of the WG11.12 includes any aspects that pertain to the attitudes, perceptions and behaviour of people, and how human characteristics or technologies may be positively modified to improve the ease of use and level of protection provided. Indicative themes within this remit will include:


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IFIP WG 11.12 Membership

Membership is free and entitles you to be notified of any Call for Papers and Events.

To join the WG - please submit an application form:

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Professor Nathan Clarke
School of Computing, Electronics and Mathematics
University of Plymouth
A329 Portland Square
Drake Circus
Devon UK

E-mail: n.clarke@plymouth.ac.uk