GameSec 2018

Conference on Decision and Game Theory for Security

October 29 - 31, 2018, Seattle, WA, USA


GameSec 2018 will be held at the University of Washington - Seattle in Alder Hall auditorium.

1315 NE Campus Parkway
Seattle, WA 98105

Hotel Arrangements

A block of hotel rooms is available at University Inn, located at 4140 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105.

To reserve a room, either call 1-866-866-7977 using the booking code GAMESEC, or use the link:
You can also book a room via the hotel website using the group code GAMESEC. Reservations will be accepted until Friday, September 28th, 2018. The hotel will honor the GameSec room rate starting Saturday, October 27, 2018.

Student Travel Support

Thanks to the funding received from NSF, ONR, ARO, and Springer, we will be able to support a limited number of people with partial financial support to attend the GameSec 2018 Conference. Preference will be given to students that are authors of papers and posters accepted to GameSec 2018. Students who are not authors of GameSec 2018 papers or posters can also apply.

Application Deadline: September 9, 2018 (23:59 EST)
Decision Announcement: September 16, 2018

Please submit the following materials for your application:

A. Complete the application form here (Google doc).
B. Recommendation Letter: Please submit also a brief support letter for your application by your advisor (if you are a PhD student). The letter should briefly explain the benefit to you from attending GameSec 2018 and should ascertain the need for partial support for attending GemeSec 2018. The recommender should email the support letter directly to Prof. Quanyan Zhu ( The support letter should clearly state the name and position of the recommender and her/his relation with you. Format accepted: MS Word, text or PDF.

PLEASE NOTE: Financial assistance can be used only for the following: travel expenses (air, train, other ground), hotel accommodation and registration fee (in this order of preference). Funds will be sent after the conference to the awardees based on actual receipts.

GameSec 2018 Proceedings

GameSec 2018 proceedings will be published by Springer as part of the LNCS series. During the conference, the proceedings will be available free of charge here.