The first DFRWS APAC will be help January 27-29, 2021 virtually.  It will contain the same papers and presentations that were selected for the IAFS2020.

IAFS 2020 was postponed due to COVID-19, and DFRWS has made the decision to run DFRWS APAC 2021 online. DFRWS APAC2021 will include; Keynotes, Papers and Presentations, Hands-on Workshops, Poster and Demo Sessions, the Forensics Rodeo, Interactive Birds of a Feather Sessions and Lightning Talks.

Conference Location:


January 27, 2021 to January 29, 2021



Silent Failures in Automated Pipelines Involving Multiple Digital Forensic Tools

Eoghan Casey | University of Lausanne

Extracting Evidence from Damaged Devices

Steven Watson | VTO Labs


The APAC CFP is closed. Please consider submitting to the EU or USA events.


December 21, 2020 Accepted Author registration deadline


Organizing Committee

Conference Co-chair

Eoghan Casey

Conference Co-chair

Bradley Schatz

Conference Co-chair

Zeno Geradts

TPC Chair

KP Chow

TPC Co-chair

Matthew Sorell

TPC Co-chair

Richard Matthews

Workshop Chair

Matthew Simon

Social Media Chair

Phill Moore

Volunteer Chair

Manoranjan Mohanty (University of Technology Sydney)

Prerecords Co-Chair

Jungheum Park (Korea University)

Prerecords Co-Chair

Hyunji Chung (Korea University)

Forensic Rodeo Wrangler

Andrew White

Proceedings Chair

Andrew Marrington

Web Chair

Devesh Mitra

DFRWS BoD Support

Frank Adelstein

DFRWS BoD Support

Daryl Pfeif

DFRWS BoD Support

Pavel Gladyshev


DFRWS APAC Registration is open for our Virtual APAC 2021. Registration includes DFRWS Workshops, the Main Conference Event, Social Events and the DFRWS Rodeo. We also have a special rate for a combination ticket with our DFRWS EU and DFRWS USA events. You can choose the double discount for attending two out of the three events, or a combo pass for all three events.

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