September 17-21, 2018
at UC Irvine.

In addition to bringing together mathematicians and cryptographers to discuss open questions, this conference will celebrate Alice Silverberg's 60th birthday.

Invited speakers:
  • Jennifer Balakrishnan (Boston University)
  • Manjul Bhargava (Princeton University)*
  • Henry Cohn (Microsoft Research)
  • Alina Cojocaru (University of Illinois, Chicago)
  • Kirsten Eisentraeger (Penn State University)
  • Noam Elkies (Harvard University)*
  • Steven Galbraith (University of Auckland)*
  • Craig Gentry (IBM)
  • Nadia Heninger (University of Pennsylvania)
  • Wei Ho (University of Michigan)
  • Everett Howe (Center for Communications Research, La Jolla)
  • Kristin Lauter (Microsoft Research)
  • Hendrik Lenstra (Universiteit Leiden)
  • Daniele Micciancio (UCSD)
  • Victor Miller (Center for Communications Research, Princeton)
  • Jill Pipher (Brown University and ICERM)*
  • Bjorn Poonen (MIT)*
  • Ken Ribet (UC Berkeley)
  • Jessica Staddon (Google and North Carolina State University)*
  • Andrew Sutherland (MIT)
  • Yuri Zarhin (Penn State University)
  • with a Public Lecture by Whitfield Diffie (Cryptomathic)
* to be confirmed

To help our planning, please register.
Organizing committee: Nathan Kaplan, Kristin Lauter, Karl Rubin.
Questions?  email

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