First International Conference on Cryptology in India
10-13 December 2000
Indian Statistical Institute
Calcutta, India

Registration Information
Programme Schedule

List of Delegates


Original papers on all technical aspects of cryptology are solicited for submission to Indocrypt 2000.

Submissions must not substantially duplicate work that any of the authors have published elsewhere or have submitted in parallel to any other conference or workshop with proceedings. The paper must be anonymous, with no author names, affiliations, acknowledgments, or obvious references. It should begin with a title, a short abstract, and a list of key words, and its introduction should summarize the contributions of the paper at a level appropriate for a non-specialist reader. The paper should be at most 12 pages excluding the bibliography, using at least 11-point font and reasonable margins. Submissions not meeting these guidelines risk rejection without consideration of their merits. Notification of acceptance or rejection will be sent to authors by September 30, 2000. Authors of accepted papers must guarantee that their papers will be presented at the conference.

Authors are strongly encouraged to submit their papers electronically via e-mail to Submissions should be in PostScript (letter or a4 format). The email should contain a forwarding letter in ASCII text (containing the paper's title and the names and affiliations of the authors, and should identify the contact author including e-mail and postal addresses) followed by the postscript file (in the same email). Electronic submissions must conform to this procedure and be received by August 10, 2000, 17:00 GMT in order to be considered.

Authors unable to submit electronically are invited to send a cover letter and 4 copies of an anonymous paper to the Program Chair at the postal address below. Submissions must be received by the Program Chair on or before August 10, 2000 (or postmarked by July 25, 2000, and sent via airmail or courier). Late submissions and submissions by fax will not be considered. The cover letter should contain the paper's title and the names and affiliations of the authors, and should identify the contact author including e-mail and postal addresses.


Proceedings will be published in Springer-Verlag's ( ) Lecture Notes in Computer Science and will be available at the conference. The authors of accepted papers should send both the LATEX and POSTSCRIPT file of the paper through email or by post (in a 3.5 inch floppy to the program chair). The final copies of the accepted papers will be due on October 10, 2000.

                                SUBMISSION:                                    August 10, 2000
                                ACCEPTANCE NOTIFICATION:       September 30, 2000
                                PROCEEDINGS VERSION:             October 10, 2000
                                CONFERENCE DATES:                   December 10-13, 2000


        R. Balasubramaniam,               Institute of Mathematical Sciences, India        (General Co-Chair)
        Rana Barua,                            Indian Statistical Institute, India
        Don Beaver,                           Certco, USA
        Thomas A. Berson,                 Anagram Laboratories, USA
        Paul Camion,                          CNRS, France
        Cunsheng Ding,                       National University of Singapore, Singapore    (General Co-Chair)
        K. Gopalakrishnan,                 East Carolina University, USA
        Tor Helleseth,                         University of Bergen, Norway
        Thomas Johansson,                 University of Lund, Sweden
        Charanjit S. Jutla,                    IBM, T. J. Watson Lab, USA
        Rajeev L. Karandikar,             Indian Statistical Institute, India
        Kwang Jo Kim,                       Information & Communications University, Korea
        Andrew M. Klapper,               University of Kentucky, USA
        Arjen Lenstra,                         Citibank, USA
        Tsutomu Matsumoto,               Yokohama National University, Japan
        Alfred Menezes,                      University of Waterloo, Canada
        Ron Mullin,                              University of Waterloo, Canada
        Phong Nguyen,                         ENS, France
        Eiji Okamoto,                           University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, USA        (Program Co-Chair)
        Tatsuaki Okamoto,                   NTT Labs, Japan
        Dingyi Pei,                                Chinese Academy of Science, China
        Radha Poovendran                   University of Maryland, USA
        Bart Preneel,                             COSIC, Belgium
        Bimal Roy,                                Indian Statistical Institute, India                      (Program Co-Chair)
        Palash Sarkar,                           Indian Statistical Institute, India
        P. K. Saxena,                            SAG, India
        Jennifer Seberry,                       University of Wollongong, Australia
        K. Sikdar,                                 Indian Statistical Institute, India
        Jacques Stern,                           ENS, France
        C. E. Veni Madhavan,               Indian Institute of Sciences, India
        M. Vidyasagar,                         CAIR, India
        Michael Wiener,                        Entrust Technologies, Canada


                                            Invited speakers are Prof. Eli Biham and Prof. Adi Shamir.
Bimal Roy, 
Program Co-Chair,   Indocrypt 2000
Indian Statistical Institute
Applied Statistics Unit
203 B. T. Road, Calcutta - 700 035
West Bengal, INDIA
Phone: +91-33-577-8085 Fax: +91-33-577-6680
Registration Fee : US$340 (US$240 for students) if registered by October 30, 2000. An additional US$50 will be required if registered after October 30, 2000. Registration fee includes the conference proceeding, lunch and snacks on each day of conference, conference banquet and a conference kit. Depending upon availability of funds some registration waiver and/or free accomodation with boarding (in Indian Statistical Institute Guest House) may be provided. More information will be available at 

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