Public Key Cryptography

About the event’s visual identity

PKC 2018 is the 21st edition of the International Conference on Practice and Theory of Public Key Cryptography, the main annual conference with an explicit focus on public-key cryptography, sponsored by IACR, the International Association for Cryptologic Research.

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October 7, 2017

Submission deadline at 09:59:00 UTC

December 15, 2017

Author notification

January 8, 2018

Proceedings version


Website Updates

January 20, 2018

Conference dates have changed to March 25 to 29

December 22, 2017

List of accepted papers

October 17, 2017

Travel and Visas information added

September 8, 2017

Submission server is now open!

July 4, 2017

Call for papers page updated

July 4, 2017

Website launched