IEEE Intelligence and Security Informatics (ISI) 2018

 November 8 - 10, 2018 // Florida International University, Miami FL


The IEEE ISI 2018 Information Booklet is now available HERE. Please check it out to find several useful information such as conference Wi-Fi, venue location/parking, and dining options.



All conference activities will take place in the Graham Center Ballrooms, Modesto A. Maidique Campus (MMC), Florida International University, located at 11200 SW 8th St, Miami, FL 33199, USA. For more detailed information about the conference's venue you can check our INTERACTIVE MAP (please use the menu located on the top/left to find details about the parking slots, nearby places to eat, and other general information).


Parking is available for FIU visitors. Detailed information about parking rates for guests CAN BE FOUND HERE. Also, the INTERACTIVE MAP can be used to find the available parking locations.


Attendees may stay in any hotel of their choosing; there is no conference-specific lodging. Miami offers a wide range of lodging for guests, from travel hotels and motels through upscale inns and luxury resorts. A few of these are listed below (note: all links open in new windows). Visitors are urged to consult the hotels' websites and/or travel sites for further information before reserving. November is the tourist season in Miami, please try to book the hotel in advance since the hotel is in high demand at that time.

Courtyard Miami at Dolphin Mall
"Through an ever-evolving portfolio of innovative and award-winning brands created to answer precise market needs, Marriott continues to lead the way in customer satisfaction, and owner and franchisee preference. Proven systems, support and services – in concert with a tradition of attentive guest care, exceptional amenities, in-depth local knowledge and preeminent loyalty programs – empower Marriott’s global brands to continually set industry standards around the world."

Hilton Garden Inn Miami Dolphin Mall
"At Hilton Garden Inn, you’ll find an open, inviting atmosphere with warm, sunny service – from the first hello to the next. And thoughtful touches that make your stay easier and more comfortable. With more than 700 locations worldwide, there’s a place for every mood. Our goal is to make your stay better and brighter."

Nuvo Suites Miami/Airport West Doral
"Nuvo Suites creates practical spaces, harmonious rooms mesh stark simplicity with intelligent features, clean lines entwine with efficient design. We create a place where work can meet indulgence for a handcrafted drink. A striking balance between home and office, our hotel sets the standard for unparalleled comfort, ease and access. Incredible service is in no short supply at Nuvo Suites, where thoughtful amenities and attentive touches are designed to make life and business uncomplicated."


Attendees may fly to the Miami International Airport. The Miami International Airport is approximately 10 miles northeast of the Engineering Center at Florida International University. Attendees can take a uber or taxi from the airport to the University. If you are not a U.S. citizen, you may need a visa for entry to the U.S. For additional information regarding visas and/or passports, please visit the U.S. Consulate in your country.

IEEE ISI 2018 conference is able to provide a visa support letter to attendees, presenters, as well as members of the conference committee. For obtaining a visa support letter, contact the publication chair of the conference, Dr. Ghita Mezzour (, providing the following information:

All requests are handled in the order they are received. Those requesting a letter should allow up to one week to receive it. When ready, the invitation letter in PDF with the publication chair's signature will be emailed to the requester's email address.


In Miami, you can combine art with a place to chill. Our city offers a wide range of activities and local attractions, for example, Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, Miami Seaquarium, Bayfront Park South Beach, and Wyndwood. Also, you can visit the nearby Dolphin Mall or choose from a really wide selections of night clubs and restaurants in Brickell.