In conjunction with
The Sixteenth International Conference on
Wireless and Mobile Communications (ICWMC 2020)

October 18 - 22, 2020 | Porto, Portugal

The International Track on Emerging Networks and Security (ENSEC 2020) will be held on October 18 - 22, 2020 | Porto, Portugal in conjunction with The Sixteenth International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Communications (ICWMC 2020).

The Special Track on Emerging Networks and Security (ENSEC 2020) will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and results in theory, methodology and applications of Emerging technologies such as Internet of things (IoT), Smart Grid, Cloud Computing, 5G, Vehicular Networks (VANets) and Software Defined Networks (SDN). The Special Track looks also for significant contributions on Information Systems Security & Privacy in theoretical and practical aspects.

The purpose of this special track to bring together researchers from academia and industry to present their latest achievements, innovations, state-of-the art research and developmental work in the broad areas of networks, communication, security and mobile systems. Authors are invited to submit papers that covering novel research results, projects, surveying works and industrial experiences that describe significant advances in the areas of Future Networks, Communications and Security.

The topics of interest for this symposium include, but are not limited to:

  • 5G Mobile Technology and NFV.
  • 5G based on Defined Network architectures
  • Artificiel Intelligence on Emerging Networks
  • Cloud & Fog Computing, Networking, and Storage
  • Dependable IoT applications and services for e-health, smart cars, smart manufacturing and smart city
  • Future Generation Communication Networks
  • Intrusion and cybersecurity threat detection and analysis
  • Intelligence for Future Communication Systems
  • Intelligent Systems for E-communication
  • IoT cybersecurity and privacy
  • IoT security and privacy through SDN
  • IoT enabling technologies
  • IoT-SDN based architectures
  • Modeling & Simulation of Communication Systems
  • Mobile applications
  • Emerging Networks architectures based on Machine learning techniques
  • Networks and Communication Security
  • Network Intrusion Detection and Prevention
  • Security of Future Communication Systems
  • Security of Smart Grid Systems
  • Software for Smart Grids
  • Smart Grids applications
  • Software Defined Network
  • Vehicular Networks
  • Vehicular Ad-Hoc Networks

Organising Committee

General Chairs

    Karim Zkik, Université Internationale de Rabat, Morocco

Technical Program Co-chairs

    Karim Zkik, UIR, Morocco

    Mounir Ghogho, UIR, Morocco

    Mohammed Boulmalf, UIR, Morocco

    Youssef Baddi, UCD, Morocco

Technical Programme Committee

    Anass Sebbar, UIR, Morocco

    Jean Louis Lanet, INRIA, France

    Zouheir Trabelsi, College of IT UAE University, UAE

    Amine Belhadi, CAUM, Morocco

    Abderrahim Benslimane, University of Avignon, France

    Uttam Ghosh, Vanderbilt University, USA

    Said el Hajji, FSR, Morocco

    Ghizlane Orhanou, FSR, Morocco

    Jalal Laassiri, UIT, Morocco

    Mustapha Oudani, UIR, Morocco

Important Dates
  • 24 August, 2020

    Paper Submission

  • 13 September, 2020

    Author's Notification

  • 23 September, 2020

    Camera-ready paper submission

  • 23 September, 2020

    Registration Deadline

Submission Instructions

1. First, fill out the submission form with information about your paper.
2. Please select Track Preference as ENSEC
3. Please, fill it out only once for each paper, and do not resubmit it. Contact the address below if you run into any difficulties:
4. As the designated correspondence author, you will then receive a first e-mail message containing the paper ID. The information in the email will allow you to submit your paper.
5. please link the e-mail to, as I might redirect the inquiry to the person directly in charge.
The conference staff will contact you only if the paper does not print properly or has other problems.
6. You can change information about your paper, submit brief corrections, view an email trail, and even edit your personal information by following the link in the initial confirmation email.


1. KARIM ZKIK; Department of Computer Science, Université Internationale de Rabat;
2. YOUSSEF BADDI; Department of Computer Science, University of Chouaib Doukali ElJadida;
3. ANASS SEBBAR; Department of Computer Science, Université Internationale de Rabat;


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