The conference venue will be announced on the Notification of Acceptance/Rejection Date.
ICDFJS 2018 : 20th International Conference on Digital Forensics and Justice System
Law and Political Sciences
Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline
Notification of Acceptance
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline
Sep 10-11, 2018
The ICDFJS 2018: 20th International Conference on Digital Forensics and Justice System aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results about all aspects of Digital Forensics and Justice System. It also provides the premier interdisciplinary forum for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns, practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted in the field of Digital Forensics and Justice System.
Admissibility, expression and use of forensic evidence in courts
The nature and purpose of proof in the administration of justice
The scope and reliability of the forensic sciences and their place and influence within the administration of justice.
Foundations and principles guiding reform of the law of evidence in developed and developing nations.
The role and influence of scientific, moral, cultural, religious and political values on proof in the administration of justice.
The requirements and standards set by law for proof in investigation, trial, appeal and review.
Problems and developments in particular fields of forensic science, such as DNA evidence, fingerprint evidence and the cognitive sciences.
Expression of forensic evidence at trial and its combination with other evidence in determining facts in litigation.
Processes for ensuring the reliable use of forensic evidence during investigation.
Recent and future advances in forensic evidence
Processes for ensuring the reliable use of forensic evidence at trial, such as assurances of transparency, formulating strict standards for admissibility, permitting court appointed experts and further appeals against conviction.
Law, Legal, Forensic Science and Statistics
Evaluating evidence of emerging analytical technologies
Epidemiological evidence and the law
Education of methods for evidence interpretation
Communication between lawyers and experts
Legal versus scientific reasoning
Quantifying evidential value
DNA mixture interpretation
Interpretation at activity level
Statistical and logical methods in law, legal and forensic sciences
Deciding under uncertainty
Statistics as evidence
DNA profiling, fingerprint and illicit drug analysis, and analysis of large digital datasets for intelligence purposes
Law enforcement and the justice system
Interdisciplinary technical developments and applications in biological, physical, chemical and digital forensic disciplines