Call for Paper: Seminar on Cyber Crime and Cyber Warfare at Symbiosis Law School, Hyderabad


The concept of ‘Symbiosis’ is nurtured by Dr. S. B. Mujumdar (Chancellor Symbiosis International Deemed University) on the principles of Vedic thought ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’ which means ‘World as One Family’.

Symbiosis Law School (SLS) Hyderabad is established in 2014 inheriting splendid novelty, dynamism and excellence in the education of Symbiosis International Deemed University, Pune.

Centre for Specialisation in Cyber Law Studies (CSCLS) is an in-house Centre established to research on different aspects of cyber law. The Centre intends to educate and spread awareness in Society by conducting various events and capsule courses.


Symbiosis Law School (SLS) Hyderabad is organizing a one-day National Seminar on Cyber Crime and Cyber Warfare on 1 st February 2020.


The risks and threats related to cyberspace are real and needs utmost security. Cybersecurity is not simply a clear-cut technical issue. It is a strategic, political, and social phenomenon with all the accompanying messy nuances. Therefore, cyber reality must be examined with a scientific rigour by all disciplines, enabling an informed public debate.

It is both morally essential and rationally effective for the responses to be formulated through a democratic process. The objective of the seminar is to discuss and deliberate on this major issue and to understand aspects and dynamics of the same.

The outcome of the Seminar would facilitate the organizers, participants and other stakeholders to make legislative and policy interventions to bring about positive social and legal transformation. This Seminar would also provide an excellent opportunity for the participants to put across their own views and exchange ideas in order to have a holistic understanding of the subject matter.


Well researched papers are invited from academicians, Professionals, Teachers, Research scholars and students. The papers should be the author’s original work and should not be the repetition of any published work.

The paper must be emailed to cscls[at]


The major theme of this Seminar is ‘Cyber Crime and Cyber Warfare’. The related sub-themes include, however, are not limited to:

Crime against Government in CyberworldCrimes on InternetCyber Forensics & Electronic EvidenceChallenges to Cyber Crime InvestigationsMilitarization and Extremism in Cyber SpaceCyber Security Laws and Policies in IndiaNeed for International Laws and Bodies on Cyber Security

The list of sub-themes mentioned above is only subjective and not exhaustive. The papers can be submitted related to the broad areas of the theme of the Seminar. The Submissions will be subjected to Plagiarism check.


Once the Abstract is selected, participants will be sent a registration link via email.

Students/Research Scholars: Rs. 1000 and Co-Author: Rs. 1500 (Author + Co-author)Academicians/Professionals/Teachers – 1500 and Co-Author: 2000 (Author + Co-Author)

Note: The amount is inclusive of GST. The amount paid shall include Breakfast, Lunch, High tea.


Participants in need of accommodation can contact or send an email. Accommodation shall be provided to the participants with separate charge subject to availability.


Abstract Submission: 1st December 2019Approved Abstract Notification: 8th December 2019Last date of Registration: 20th December 2019Submission of Complete Papers: 15th January 2020Date of Seminar: 1st February 2020

Contact Details

E-mail: cscls[at]

Convenor: Pankaj Umbarkar, Faculty-in-charge, Centre for Specialisation in Cyber Law Studies

Member Coordinators:

K.S. Aravind: 9497811086Anandapadmanabhan V.P: 9944989488Aakash Sai: 7799625677

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