The Information and Communication Systems Security Study Group (ICSS) 2021 was held on June 21-22, 2021 as a fully virtual conference. It was chaired by delegates from both industry and academia from various companies in Japan such as Mitsubishi Electric, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology , KDDI Labs.

There were a total of 14 presentations that included 1 invited talk by Sachi Hirose ( Kyushu Institute of Technology ).

The talks covered a range of research themes including Cryptography, blockchain, Iot based Image Analysis and cyber security subjects such as malicious site detection.

Each talk was typically followed by an enriching Q&A session that encouraged the presenters to not only answer questions related to research but explain their research trajectory.