Category Archives: Conferences

Conference on Cryptographic Hardware and Embedded Systems 2017

Conference on Cryptographic Hardware and Embedded Systems 2017 was held in Taipei, Taiwan during September 25-28, 2017. CHES is the leading conference on hardware security and the largest international cryptography conference. The annual CHES conference highlighted new results in the design … Continue reading

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Data Science for Cyber-Security

The Data Science for Cyber-Security conference was held in London, the United Kingdom during September 25-27, 2017. The use of data science for cyber-security applications is a relatively new paradigm. This includes deployment of statistical methodology, machine learning, and Big Data analytics for … Continue reading

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Mathematical Methods for Cryptography (MMS)

The Mathematical Methods for Cryptography workshop was organized by Selmer Center, Department of Informatics at the University of Bergen. It was dedicated to celebrate Prof. Tor Helleseth’s 70th birthday. The MMS workshop was held in Svolvær, in the archipelago Lofoten, Norway during September 4-8, … Continue reading

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ESORICS 2017

ESORICS is the annual European research event in Computer Security. The Symposium started in 1990 and has been held in several European countries, attracting a wide international audience from both the academic and industrial communities. This was the 22nd symposium in the … Continue reading

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Secure Cloud Services and Storage Workshop 2017

Secure Cloud Services and Storage Workshop 2017 has focused on recent research in securing cloud services and storage. International experts in cloud security have gathered to explain their work, promote discussion and foster future collaboration. The Secure Cloud Services and Storage Workshop … Continue reading

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The 2nd International Workshop on Boolean Functions and their Applications (BFA)

The workshop Boolean Functions and their Applications (BFA) provided a forum for researchers who are working on discrete functions and structures, particularly on Boolean functions, to exchange ideas and interests in open problems, and to further explore their applications in … Continue reading

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Cybersecurity and Privacy (CySeP) Summer School

The Summer School took place in June (19-22nd), 2017 in Stockholm, Sweden. It reflected and elaborated on how to best go from research and teaching to solving real-world problems. Prominent experts from academia and industry addressed a set of diverse … Continue reading

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Spring School on Lattice-Based Cryptography

The Spring school took place in March (20-24th), 2017 at the Mathematical Institute, University of Oxford. It aimed at covering lattices, their role in modern cryptography, and their potential use in the post-quantum era. Namely, it covered the basics of lattices, “hard” lattice … Continue reading

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European Symposium on Security and Privacy (EuroS&P)

Since 1980, the IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy has been the premier forum for presenting developments in computer security and electronic privacy, and for bringing together researchers and practitioners in the field. Following this story of success, IEEE initiated … Continue reading

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Codes, Cryptology and Information Security Conference in Rabat, Morocco

“Codes, Cryptology and Information Security” Second International Conference in honor of Professor Claude Carlet was hosted by the Mohammed V University in Rabat, Morocco, April 10 -12, 2017. The conference paid tribute to Pr. Claude CARLET for the significant contributions … Continue reading

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Security Divas 2017

The Security Divas 2017 conference took place on the 26th and 27th of January at Strand Hotell in Gjøvik for seven years in a row and collected over 160 women. Women with an interest in information security and ICT were … Continue reading

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BIP001 conference in Kiev, Ukraine

BIP001 2017 conference took place on the 12 January 2017 in Kiev, Ukraine, a city that is very well known as beeing the biggest Blockchain community in Eastern Europe. International Conference BIP001 was a focused and compact meeting of blockchain professionals, dedicated to discussing the application of Blockchain technology to existing problems in the society. The aim of the conference … Continue reading

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NISK 2016 in Bergen

NISK 2016 was organised by the Department of Computing, Mathematics, and Physics and the ICT engineering research programme at Bergen University College on the 29-30 November 2016. The conference was comprised of the NIK, NOKOBIT, NISK, and UDIT conferences which are … Continue reading

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Summer school on real-world crypto and privacy 2016

Hold in Šibenik, Croatia  from June 5th – 10th 2016. The school brought together PhD students, postdoc researchers and security experts from industry of Secure hardware and physical security Cryptography for the Internet Formal methods in cryptography Wireless security Crypto for systems security … Continue reading

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Arctic Crypt 2016

  The northernmost crypto workshop ever organised, Arctic Crypt 2016, took place in the period of July 17-22 in spectacular arctic surroundings under the midnight sun in Longyearbyen, Svalbard at 78° north. The program was constructed around a series of 10-12 … Continue reading

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IACR Summer School Blockchain Technologies

Hold in Corfu, Greece, at the elegant Corfu Imperial Hotel from May 30th – Jun 2nd 2016. IACR Summer School on Blockchain Technologies “From cryptographic e-cash to modern cryptocurrencies” was the the first summer school on blockchains and cryptocurrencies. The schooling was focused on … Continue reading

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WICYS Women in Cybersecurity

Took place in March 31st- April 2nd 2016 in Dallas, Texas, USA. Half of the US workforce is women and yet only 8-11% is in cybersecurity. So, to address the undeniable critical shortage of cybersecurity professionals in this country, it only … Continue reading

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ICISSP Doctoral Consortium

Took place in February 19th-21st 2016 in Rome, Italy.  The International Conference on Information Systems Security and Privacy aimed at creating a meeting point for researchers and practitioners that address security and privacy challenges that concern information systems, especially in organizations, … Continue reading

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HackCon conference

Took place in February 17th-18th 2016 in Oslo, Norway. HackCon is the national Norwegian cyber security conference and was established in 2005 by the network of Norwegian security experts. The goal of the conference is to create practical cyber security courses combined with a … Continue reading

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SECENTIS Winter School

Took place in February 8th-12th in Trento, Italy. It has provided an innovative training to tackle the scientific and technical security challenges raised by the combination of new technologies (e.g., cloud computing, mobile applications, and the Software-as-a-Service paradigm) and to manage the impact … Continue reading

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Cloud Security Alliance conference

Took place in June 15th-16th in Oslo, Norway, where participants got to experience world-class speakers like Raj Samani, Rik Fergusson and Ramsés Gallego, a fantastic three-track program, lots of perks and extras, and a hard-hitting rock-festival-party in the evening! Some … Continue reading

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NISK 2015 in Ålesund

The 8th Norwegian Information Security Conference, NISK 2015, took place at Ålesund University College in Ålesund in the period 23 – 25 November 2015. NISK 2015 was organised in conjunction with NIK 2015 and NOKOBIT 2015, and was sponsored by the FRISC network … Continue reading

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ISC 2015 : The Eighteenth Information Security Conference

COINS supported Tetiana Yarygina, Håkon Gunleifsen, Martin Strand and Yi-Ching Liao to attend the ISC conference in Trondheim. Here are their travel reports: ISC2015_report by Tetiana Yarygina ISC2015 report by Håkon Gunleifsen ISC2015 report by Martin Strand ISC2015 report by Yi-Ching Liao

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NISK 2013 in Stavanger

The 6th Norwegian Information Security Conference (NISK) will be sponsored by the FRISC network and will take place from 18/11 to 20/11 in Stavanger. The conference will be co-located with the Norwegian Computer Science Conference (NIK). NISK brings together people … Continue reading

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NordSec 2013 in Greenland

The 18th Nordic Conference on Secure IT Systems will take place at the Arctic Hotel in Ilulissat, Greenland, from 18th to 21st October 2013. NordSec addresses a broad range of topics within IT security with the aims of bringing together … Continue reading

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