SOCCA – 2nd Symposium on Cryptocurrency Analysis

Co-located with 38th International Symposium on Computer Performance, Modeling, Measurements and Evaluation 2020 (IFIP WG 7.3 PERFORMANCE 2020) 

This symposium aims to bring together researchers, performance modellers and practitioners interested in quantitative aspects of cryptocurrency and blockchain technology, such as performance, dependability, energy-efficiency, profitability and scalability.


Topics of Interest

Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • cryptocurrency mining algorithms and selfish mining strategies 
  • modelling/simulation studies of blockchain algorithms and protocols 
  • optimal design of blockchain algorithms and protocols 
  • modelling/simulation studies of applications of blockchain 
  • simulation tools for the analysis of cryptocurrencies and blockchain 
  • benchmarking of cryptocurrencies and blockchains 

Submitted papers must be original and contain work that has not been published before or is under review elsewhere. 

Papers will be published at ACM SIGMETRICS Performance Evaluation Review (2 to 4 pages).  

This workshop will include papers from both academia and industry. 

The submission page is available at


Important dates:

Submission deadline: August 22, 2020

Notification of acceptance: September 25, 2020

Workshop day: November 6, 2020



Katinka Wolter, Freie Universität, Berlin, Germany

William Knottenbelt, Imperial College, London, UK