Registration Website

Registration for the IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence for Security and Defence Applications (CISDA) 2009 is now open. The registration website can be accessed here. For any issues relating to registration please contact James Dankert (james.dankertĀ -at- The registration deadline to cover the publication of accepted papers in the proceedings is May 25, 2009.

Visa Letters

Please contact Bruno di Stefano at: b.distefano -at- for visa letter requests. Only request the visa letter after you have paid the conference registration fee. Visa letters will only be issued to: speakers/presenters, committee members, or attendees who have paid their registration fee in full. Visa letters will state only the following facts: conference title, dates and location; and the requester has paid the registration fee in full. We will only reply to your request after the registration payment has been received. There will be no exceptions.

Registration Fees

  On or before June 1, 2009 After June 1, 2009
Full Registration    
IEEE Member US$300 US$400
Non IEEE Member US$400 US$500
Discounted Registration    
IEEE Student Member and IEEE Life Member US$150 US$200
Student US$200 US$250
One-day registration fee* US$250 US$250
Publication fee for each paper exceeding the one covered by a full registration US$100 Not available
Additional DVD Proceedings US$25 US$25

*You may register to attend only one day of the conference as long as you are not an author or co-author.

All conference registration fees (namely: IEEE Member, Non IEEE Member, Student, IEEE Life Member) include admission to all technical sessions, admission to tutorials, coffee breaks, and one copy of the DVD proceedings. No printed proceedings will be produced.

For discounted student registration, a proof of current full-time student status is required (i.e., certification from University on official letterhead; student card is not enough).

IMPORTANT NOTICE: An accepted paper will be published in the proceedings only if the final version is accompanied by the registration and payment information for at least one of the authors (only full registration fees -- IEEE Member or Non IEEE Member fees -- will be allowed for this purpose). One full registration fee will cover the publication of one accepted paper in IEEE CISDA 2009. Each additionally accepted paper associated with the same registration is subject to the mandatory publication fee. There will be no exceptions.

Administrative Charges

There will be a US$50 fee assessed for chargeback issued on valid credit card charges.

Refund policy