Virtual Conference. Due to the COVID-pandemic, the organisation committee decided that Privacy2021 will be held virtually only. Accepted papers will be published as chapters in a Springer Verlag book as planned, and will be presented at the virtual conference.
The 2021 International Symposium on Privacy, Security and Smart Cities (Privacy2021) will take place in Newcastle upon Tyne, UK on 16 - 18th Dec, 2021.
Recently digital cities have been emerging as a technology reality that will come to dominate the usual life of people, in either developed or developing countries. Particularly, with big data issues from smart cities, privacy and security has been a widely concerned matter due to its relevance and sensitivity extensively present in cybersecurity, healthcare, medical service, e-commercial, e-governance, mobile banking, e-finance, and so on. These new topics rises up with the era of smart cities and mostly associate with public sectors, which are vital to the modern life of people. This conference will highlight recent research advances in these emerging challenges, and aims to capture recent developments in Smart Cities technologies, particularly, with a focus on new technologies such as biometrics, block chains, data encryption, data mining, machine learning, deep learning, cloud security, mobile security, etc. The goal of this symposium is to summarize the recent advances in addressing the challenges on Big Data Privacy and Security in Smart Cities.