DFRWS EU 2015 Call for Participation

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DFRWS, organizers of the longest-running research conference in digital forensics, invite you to participate in the second annual DFRWS EU conference, held from March 23 to 26, 2015 in Dublin, Ireland (http://www.dfrws.org/2015eu/index.shtml).

With a strong tradition of presenting cutting-edge research and tools, the conference brings together dedicated practitioners and researchers to address the emerging challenges in our field. DFRWS is a widely recognized catalyst for innovation: past conferences have showcased ground-breaking advances in memory analysis, fragmented file carving and flash memory reconstruction, along with a host of other technologies and techniques.
The DFRWS EU Keynote speakers this year are:

  • Mr. Chris Ashton, Director of Spectrum Engineering at Inmarsat
    The Search for MH370: Lessons from Inmarsat's Flightpath Reconstruction Analysis
  • Mr. Troels Oerting, Group CISO of Barclays Bank Plc, Former Head of European Cyber Crime Centre (EC3) at Europol

Invited speaker is:
  • Mikael Lindström (European Cyber Crime Center, EC3)

The 2015 DFRWS EU conference will offer several hands-on tutorial sessions, led by preeminent forensic researchers and developers, and free to all registered attendees. Two tracks of workshop sessions will be offered on Monday March 23rd. These sessions include incident response, the digital forensics framework, memory forensics and common criteria for digital forensics experts. For full details and tutorial topics and times, please see:


DFRWS EU 2015 activities will take place in two locations. Pre- and post- conference workshops are being held at the main conference hotel Hilton DoubleTree at Burlington Road, while the main track of the conference is being held at the University College Dublin's O'Brien Centre for Science. Free bus transportation from the hotel to conference (in the mornings and in the evening) is provided during the main track of the conference. Please see:


Early registration for the conference ends February 28th, 2015. Registration includes access to all presentations, a copy of the printed proceedings, breakfasts, the welcome reception on March 23rd, and the famous rodeo challenge. Additionally, attendees registered for the whole conference may attend a banquet on March 25th. Register now at:


to enjoy the best conference value in digital forensics. Discounts are available for Law Enforcement and student attendees.

As the most established forum in the field, DFRWS is the preferred place to present the latest research and perspectives on best practices for all aspects of digital forensics. The blend of practitioners, researchers and tool developers at the conference presents a unique environment for collaboration and knowledge-sharing. Please go to:


for details about this year's speakers and research presentations.

The conference venue will offer a location near the coffee breaks where posters can be exhibited to show initial research results, or demonstrate new forensic tools and technology. The deadline for demo and poster proposals has been extended and you can sign up to do a demo or present a poster by sending email to:

Lastly, a reminder that the global DFRWS 2015 Forensics Challenge is still open to competitors. The submission deadline is May 30, 2015. For details, please visit:


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