Advanced Topics in Cryptography

May 12-16, 2008
Fodele Beach Hotel - Crete, Greece


Following the great success of the ECRYPT PhD Summer Schools on Cryptanalysis in 2005 and 2007, the Symmetric Techniques and Asymmetric Techniques Virtual Laboratories are pleased to announce a new joint Summer School on Advanced Topics in Cryptography. Covering selected topics in both symmetric and asymmetric cryptography, this summer school will provide a thorough overview of some of the most important cryptographic design and cryptanalysis techniques that have emerged in recent years. While the summer school is aimed primarily at postgraduate students, attendance is open to all.

The ECRYPT Summer School on Advanced Topics in Cryptography will take place at the FodeleBeach Hotel, in Heraklion, Crete, Greece, from May 12-16, 2008.

The Summer School will cover the following topics :

List of speakers
  • Michel Abdalla, ENS

  • Daniel J. Bernstein, University of Illinois at Chicago

  • Olivier Billet, Orange Labs

  • Peter Birkner, Eindhoven University of Technology

  • Alex Biryukov, University of Luxembourg

  • Joan Daemen, ST Microelectronics Belgium

  • Orr Dunkelman, ENS and Chaire France Telecom

  • Thomas Johansson, Lund University
  • Eike Kiltz, CWI Amsterdam

  • Tanja Lange, TU Eindhoven

  • Gregory Neven, IBM Zurich

  • Bart Preneel, KU Leuven

  • Christian Rechberger, TU Graz

  • Benjamin Smith, École Polytechnique, Palaiseau cedex

  • Serge Vaudenay, EPFL

  • Frederik Vercauteren, KU Leuven

  • Brecht Wyseur, KU Leuven