Invited Speakers

We are pleased to announce a variety of invited speakers for the conference programme: Privacy Keynote Speaker: Professor Shujun Li Trust Keynote Speaker: Professor Piotr Cofta Privacy Keynote Speaker: Professor Shujun Li, Kent University, UK Title: Socio-technical Aspects of User Privacy Protection Abstract: In this talk, the speaker will focus on socio-technical aspects of user […]

Visitor info

Venue Titanic Belfast is a visitor attraction opened in 2012, a monument to Belfast’s maritime heritage on the site of the former Harland & Wolff shipyard in the city’s Titanic Quarter where the RMS Titanic was built. It tells the stories of the ill-fated Titanic, which hit an iceberg and sank during her maiden voyage […]


The Hilton Belfast has made a 10% discount code available for delegates. Rooms can either be booked via the Hilton central reservations team on +44 (0)2890277000 or online via and quote GQUBC. Premier Inn Belfast best rates available online. Bullitt Hotel Dinky Rooms- £100.00 per room per night & Comfy Rooms £130.00 per room […]

Author Instructions for PST2018 Proceedings

The process of revising and submitting your accepted paper for inclusion in the final proceedings of PST’2018 is summarized as follows: Submit copyright transfer agreement. Use the IEEE template. Add copyright notice. Create PDF express account. Submit final paper. Further details of each step are given below. The deadline for final submission is: July 03, […]

Important Dates

Submission Deadline: April 23, 2018 – May 7, 2018 (now closed) Acceptance Notification: June 18, 2018 Final camera-ready paper due: June 29, 2018 – July 3, 2018 Early Registration(authors): July 14, 2018 Advanced registration: August 7, 2018 Conference Dates: August 28-30, 2018

Industry Summit

An exciting industry programme on Tuesday 28th August will consider how Privacy, Security and Trust is reshaping both traditional and emerging industry sectors, with people at the centre. Themes include ‘Trust @MPH – Securing the Connected Car’, ‘The Human Factor’, and ‘The Future of Privacy, Security & Trust’. We are pleased to welcome a variety of […]

Trust Theme

Trust is a fundamental human behavior. It is necessary for people to function in social groups, and it forms the foundation for many of our organizations and relationships. The conference solicits original papers on any topic related to the personal, social, and economic aspects of trust. Topics of interest in this theme include (but are […]

Security Theme

  Security addresses the various components of an information system that safeguard the data and associated infrastructure from unauthorized activity. Topics of interest in this theme include (but are not limited to): access control adaptive security and system management analysis of network and security protocols applications of cryptographic techniques attacks against networks and machines authentication […]

Privacy Theme

Privacy concerns the operational policies, procedures, and regulations implemented within an information system to control the unauthorized use of, access to, or release of personal information held in any format. Topics of interest in this theme include (but are not limited to): privacy preserving/enhancing technologies identity management and biometrics privacy and ubiquitous computing, e.g. RFIDs […]

Call For Posters

Instructions to Authors Each accepted poster should be printed on A0 paper and be presented at the conference in a special poster session by at least one author. Each poster can be accompanied by a 2-page extended abstract to be published in the conference proceedings. The abstract should not significantly overlap with other papers that, […]