The National University of Political Studies and Public Administration, Faculty of Public Administration is organizing the First Edition of the Securing „Smart Cities” International Conference, which will be held on April 2, 2020, in Bucharest, Romania. The participation to the conference is open to academics, policy makers, practitioners, researchers and students from all areas of administrative sciences, communication, informatics and cybernetics – but not only. We also encourage the participation of specialists from the public administration bodies.

TOPICS ADDRESSED
Participants interventions will primarily focus on the following aspects, but will not be limited only to these ones: cyber management, information sabotage, fake news, (personal) data security. The list may also include ongoing researches and case studies on cybercrimes, data leaks, face recognition challenges and opportunities and IoT risks.

DISCUSSION PANELS

Presentations, as well as the Q&A sessions, will be delivered in English.

REGISTRATION
1. As a speaker – please provide a title for the presentation and a short abstract (250 words). Also, the scientific committee, is asking for a short bio together with a motivational letter. Please send this info to catalin.vrabie@snspa.ro no later than 22.03.2020.
2. As a participant – please send us a short bio (250 words) together with a motivational letter to the following e-mail address: catalin.vrabie@snspa.ro no later than 25.03.2020.

There is no participation fee.

VENUE
The National University of Political Studies and Public Administration (SNSPA), 30A Blvd. Expoziției, Bucharest, Romania.

IMPORTANT DATES
22-03-2020 – deadline for speaker’s registration;
25-03-2020 – deadline for participant’s registration;
28-03-2020 – participation confirmation;
29-03-2020 – communication of the conference’s final program;
02-04-2020 – plenary sessions of the conference.

CONTACT DETAILS
E-mail address: catalin.vrabie@snspa.ro
Telephone no.: +40 723 689 314 – Cătălin Vrabie
Web address: http://administratiepublica.eu/smartcitiesconference/ssc_2020/
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/smartcitiesconference/