The Third Conference on Email and Anti-Spam (CEAS 2006)
Thursday July 27 and Friday July 28, 2006
Mountain View, California

Call for Papers

Submission Deadline (now past): March 23, 2006

The Conference on Email and Anti-Spam (CEAS) invites short and long paper submissions on research results pertaining to a broad range of issues in email and Internet communication.

Submissions may address issues relating to any form of electronic messaging, including traditional email, instant messaging, mobile telephone text messaging, and voice over IP. Issues of interest include the analysis and abatement of abuses (such as spam, phishing, identity theft, and privacy invasion) as well as enhancements to and novel applications of electronic messaging.

Papers will be selected by peer review for presentation at CEAS and inclusion in the proceedings.

Past Topics:

Perusal of past proceedings (available on-line: 2004, 2005) gives an indication of some of the diverse topics of interest to CEAS. Novel departures from previously included topics are welcome.
Suggested Topics: Key Dates: Requirements:

Papers may be of one of two types: short papers (two pages plus bibliography) or full papers (eight pages plus bibliography). Work may not have been previously published in, or under consideration for publication in any other conference or journal. Work that has been summarily reported on-line, or in technical reports or workshops, may be the basis of a CEAS submission provided that presentation and publication by CEAS would be unencumbered by prior copyright assignment.

Submissions must use the CEAS electronic system (link to be announced). Style for submissions and final papers is a two-column, 8.5 by 11 inch format, as specified in the style files available at

Papers will be reviewed by a committee of experts from academic and industrial research centers. Accepted papers will be made freely available on the web, and will be published on CD-ROM. Authors will retain copyright of their work.

Contact: General Conference Chair: Program Co-Chairs: