The IACR International Conference on Practice and Theory of Public-Key Cryptography (PKC) is the main annual conference focusing on all aspects of public-key cryptography, attracting cutting-edge results from world-renowned researchers in the area.

will take place in on , and is sponsored by the International Association for Cryptologic Research (IACR).

Important Dates

November 2 2019

Submission deadline at 09:59:59 UTC


January 18 2020

Author notification


February 2 2020

Camera-ready version


May 4-7 2020

Conference (aligned with Eurocrypt on May 10-14)

Website Updates

April 12 2019

Call for papers page online


April 12 2019

Website launched