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The 46th Annual IEEE International
Carnahan Conference
Security Technology

15-18 October 2012, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Ambassador Henry Cooper slides

Dr. Douglas Maughan slides

Tutorial Slides: Standing up an Insider Threat Program

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AUTHORS and SPEAKERS:  See Author Information below.

2012 Conference General Announcement

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Boston Marriott Newton
2345 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton, Massachusetts
+1 (800) 228-9290 or (617) 969-1000
Group Code:  IEEIEEA 

The suburban Boston Marriott Newton Hotel is located on 22 acres of scenic riverfront land along the Charles River. With a central location on I-90 and I-95 and proximity to Logan Airport, getting here and traveling around the Boston area is a breeze.  The special ICCST conference rate is $179.00 plus tax.  Group code is IEEIEEA.  

The cut-off date for this special rate 21 September 2012 at 5:00pm Eastern Time. Rooms at the special rate are limited and may be sold out prior to the cut-off date.   

Abstract due date                30 April 2012
Acceptance notification        31 May 2012
Paper due date                     31 July 2012
Early registration ends         31 August 2012


All fees are in U.S. dollars.  Fees include registration reception on Monday evening, three breakfasts, two lunches, all breaks, one banquet ticket and a digital copy of the conference proceedings.  Printed copies of proceedings will be available for an additional fee of $75.00.  

EARLY Registration (non-author, through 31 August 2012)
IEEE Member:                   $ 600.00
Non-IEEE Member:          $ 785.00                    JOIN IEEE and PAY THE IEEE MEMBER RATE!
Student:                               $ 175.00                    SPECIAL STUDENT RATE! 
LATE Registration (non-author, after 31 August 2012)
IEEE Member:                   $ 700.00
Non-IEEE Member:          $ 885.00                    JOIN IEEE and PAY THE IEEE MEMBER RATE!
Student:                               $ 250.00                    SPECIAL STUDENT RATE!

Authors (must be paid with, or prior to paper submittal;  paper due 31 July 2012)
Primary OR presenting authors:    $ 600.00 (other authors at regular rates)
Multiple papers, same author:       $ 250.00 each additional paper

SOCIAL and BANQUET - deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
A wonderful evening is planned at the deCordova.  Please visit their website for more information on their museum.  One Social and Banquet ticket for Wednesday evening is provided with each registration fee.  Additional tickets may be purchased on the registration website.  

GOLF TOURNAMENT - Sandy Burr Country Club
The 46th ICCST Carnahan Cup Golf Tournament will be held at the Sandy Burr Country Club on Monday, 15 October, weather permitting.  This local course is just a short distance from the conference venue. The tournament fee includes greens fee, golf cart and prizes!  The tournament champion receives the Carnahan Cup!  Register for golf on the registration website or email to

Abstracts are to be submitted with topic number(s) and short author biography.
Primary Author Registration fee MUST be paid with or prior to paper submittal.
Paper and author registration due date is 31 July 2012.

All FINAL papers must conform to IEEE PDF eXpress Plus formatting.  
See for more information.  
NOTE:  The Conference ID = ICCST12xp
The IEEE Copyright form must be submitted with the final paper.

Other information:
IEEE Technical Paper Template
Tips for a Great Presentation


  • Mr. Gordon Thomas, Executive Committee Chairman, UK
  • Mr. Daniel A. Pritchard, Organizing Committee Chairman USA
  • Mr. Glenn Herosian, Local Conference Co-Chairman, USA
  • Mr. John Wojtowicz, Local Conference Co-Chairman, USA
  • Ms. Shana Ramandi, Registrar, IEEE, USA


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