Important Date
Submission Deadline Before Sept. 15, 2017
Notification Date On Sept. 30, 2017
Registration Deadline Before Oct. 10, 2017
Conference Dates Nov. 12-13, 2017
Visit and Tour Nov. 14, 2017
Contact Us


For any enquires, please feel free to contact Ms. Macy Chou

Tel: +852-3500-0137 (Hong Kong)

Conference Venue


Seoul National University, Hoam Faculty House

Tel. : 82-2-871-4053 / Fax. 82-2-871-4056


Address: SNU Hoam Faculty House 239-1 Nakseondae-Dong, Gwanak-Gu, Seoul, Korea 151-057

Welcome to ICBEF 2017 (CFP Download)


Welcome to the official website of the 2017 International Conference on Biometric Engineering and Forensics (ICBEF 2017). ICBEF 2017 will be held during November 12-14, 2017 in Seoul, South Korea.


ICBEF 2017 is to bring together innovative academics and industrial experts in the field of Biometric Engineering and Forensics to a common forum. The primary goal of the conference is to promote research and developmental activities in Biometric Engineering and Forensics. Another goal is to promote scientific information interchange between researchers, developers, engineers, students, and practitioners working in South Korea and abroad. The conference will be held every year to make it an ideal platform for people to share views and experiences in Biometric Engineering and Forensics and related areas.


After a careful reviewing process by at least 2-3 experts, all accepted and registered papers for the ICBEF 2017 will be published in:


International Conference Proceedings Series by ACM, which will be archived in the ACM Digital Library, and indexed by Ei Compendex and submitted to be reviewed by Scopus and Thomson Reuters Conference Proceedings Citation Index (ISI Web of Science). 




International Journal of Bioscience, Biochemistry and Bioinformatics (IJBBB, ISSN: 2010-3638), and will be included in the Engineering & Technology Digital Library, and indexed by WorldCat, Google Scholar,Cross ref, ProQuest.



News & Events
October 20, 2017 News! ICBEF 2017 conference program is available now. (Click)
September 20, 2017 News! Keynote Speech and Plenary Speech information for ICBEF 2017 is available. (Click)
August 20, 2017 News! ICBEF 2017 submission deadline has been extended to September 15, 2017. (Click)
June 10, 2017 News! ICBEF 2017 papers can be published in ACM conference proceedings or IJBBB. (Click)
May 10, 2017 News! Welcome Prof. Yasushi Yagi from OSAKA University, Japan to deliver a Keynote Speech for ICBEF 2017. (Click)
April 30, 2017 News! Welcome Prof. Kar-Ann Toh from Yonsei University, South Korea to deliver a Keynote Speech for ICBEF 2017. (Click)
Important Dates
Paper Submission (Full Paper)           Before September 15, 2017
Notification of Acceptance                  On September 30, 2017
Final Paper Submission                    Before October 10, 2017
Authors' Registration                         Before October 10, 2017
Conference Dates                              November 12-14, 2017


  • Prof. David Zhang
    Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

  • Prof. Kar-Ann Toh, Yonsei University, South Korea

  • Prof. Yasushi Yagi, OSAKA University, Japan

  • Prof. Kevin W. Bowyer, University of Notre Dame, USA

  • Prof. Chia-Yen Chen, The University of Auckland, New Zealand

  • Prof. Isao Nakanishi, Tottori University, Japan

  • Prof. Miss Laiha Mat Kiah, University Of Malaya, Malaysia

  • Assoc. Prof. Andrew Teoh, Yonsei University, South Korea

  • Assoc. Prof. KUO-YUAN HWA, National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan