Digital and Multimedia Sciences – Abstracts for 2017 Conference

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Sources: Jeff M. Smith, MS, Section Program Chair, and Mary F. Horvath, MFS, Section Program Co-Chair

DON’T FORGET to submit your novel scientific abstracts by August 1 for the 2017 AAFS Annual Scientific Meeting!

The AAFS DMS Section program committee invites you to submit abstracts describing scientific research or case studies related to digital and multimedia forensics. Also, if you have ideas or proposals for workshops, contact Section Program Chair Jeff Smith ( and/or Section Program Co-Chair Mary Horvath (

Abstract and workshop topics may include:

  • Computer and Mobile Devices
    • Mobile and embedded-device forensics
    • Digital evidence storage and preservation
    • Storage forensics: file system and Flash
    • “Big data” solutions for forensics
    • Memory analysis and snapshot acquisition
    • Incident response and live analysis
    • Cloud and virtual machine forensics
    • Network and distributed system forensics
    • Data recovery and reconstruction
  • Multimedia
    • Forensic audio, video, and image authentication
    • Recorder attribution
    • Studies related to enhancement or clarification of recorded audio or imagery
    • Forensic identity comparisons from recorded evidence (face, voice, etc.)
    • Multimedia carving and fragment repair
    • Metadata analysis
    • Compression level analysis and detection of recompression
    • DVR analysis and recovery
  • General
    • Tool testing and development
    • DMME and the law
    • Case studies
    • Data hiding and discovery

Please take advantage of this valuable opportunity to share your research or case studies with DME colleagues in a forum designed to stimulate interaction and strengthen the forensic science community.