Upcoming Important Deadlines

Submission Deadline - Posters/Demos without abstract to be included in printed proceedings (DFRWS USA 2016) August 7, 2016

Introducing the 2016 DFRWS Forensic Challenge

The 2016 DFRWS Forensic Challenge seeks to advance the state-of-the-art in SDN (Software Defined Network) forensics by focusing the community's attention on this emerging domain. Details, tools, and materials can be obtained here.

How Can I Participate?

  • Attend our US and EU Conferences - Learn about the latest in digital forensics research, provide feedback to researchers, meet and interact with other researchers and practitioners.

  • We have ample opportunites for you to Speak or Present - Research papers, practitioner presentations, lightning talks, tutorials, posters & demos. Submit a proposal so that your work can be be presented at the conference and included in the printed proceedings.

  • Test your skills in our annual Forensics Challenge.

  • Join the DFSci mailing list to stay informed about DFRWS and digital forensics.

How Can I Support DFRWS?

  • Sponsor: Foster progress and gain exposure by becoming a Sponsor of one of the conference events.


  • Advertise: Post or distribute one of our graphic ads to help spread the word about the conference.

How Can I Learn More About Forensics?