The slides of the invited talks are avaliable. See below.

A PKC 2013 guidebook is available online! Reception, techncal program, and banquet are each held in different places. See the online guidebook for location information.

PKC 2013 proceedings have been published by Springer under LNCS 7778.

The International Conference on Practice and Theory in Public-Key Cryptography (PKC) has been the main annual conference focusing on all aspects of public-key cryptography, attracting cutting-edge results from world-renowned scientists in the area. PKC is organized by the International Association for Cryptologic Research (IACR). Previous editions of PKC were held in Japan, Australia, Korea, France, USA, Singapore, Switzerland, China, Spain, Italy, and Germany. The 16th edition of the conference will be held in Nara, Japan.

Invited talks

PKC 2013 will feature two invited talks by Yehuda Lindell and Brent Waters.

Title: Techniques for Efficient Secure Computation Based on Yao's Protocol
Yehuda Lindell
Bar-Ilan University, Israel
Title: Functional Encryption: Origins and Recent Developments
Brent Waters
University of Texas at Austin, USA

Important Dates

Submission deadline:
September 10, 2012, 8:00 UTC (17:00 JST)
Author notification:
November 23, 2012 Accepted papers available!
Camera-ready copy:
December 14, 2012

Conference Chairs

Program Chair
Kaoru Kurosawa, Ibaraki University, Japan
General Chair
Goichiro Hanaoka, AIST, Japan
Local Organizing co-Chairs
Takeshi Chikazawa, IPA, Japan
Ryo Nojima. NICT, Japan

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