The Sixth Annual IFIP WG 11.9 International Conference on Digital Forensics

January 20, 2010

The Sixth Annual IFIP WG 11.9 International Conference on Digital Forensics

The Sixth Annual IFIP WG 11.9 International Conference on Digital Forensics was successfully held at Council Chamber, HKU, on January 3-6, 2010. The Conference was organized in partnership with IFIP WG 11.9 on Digital Forensics, and the Center for Information Security and Cryptography under Department of Computer Science. The Conference was supported by the digital forensics professional body Information Security and Forensics Society (ISFS) of Hong Kong. Dr. K.P. Chow, Associate Director of CISC, Department of Computer Science, is the General Chair of the Conference.

Approximately 80-100 researchers and practitioners from over 10 countries, including North America, Europe, Australia, Africa and Asia attended the conference. The event provided a forum for participants from different parts of the world to present original, unpublished research results and innovative ideas related to the extraction, analysis and preservation of all forms of electronic evidence. Mr. Clarence To Chun-wai, Assistant Commissioner of Police (Crime), Hong Kong Police, gave an opening speech on "e-Crime and Digital Forensics in Hong Kong".

Please feel free to visit the official web page of the Conference at
http://www.ifip119.org/Conferences/ for details.