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The International Conference on Cryptology and Network Security (CANS) is a recognized annual conference, focusing on all aspects of cryptology and network security, attracting cutting-edge results from world-renowned scientists in the area. Proceedings of CANS are published in the Lecture Notes in Computer Science series of Springer. They are distributed at the conference and are included in all major online databases.

The 13th edition of the conference will be held in Heraklion, Crete (Greece), organised by the Institute of Computer Science of the Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas (FORTH-ICS). Earlier editions of CANS were held in Taipei (2001), San Francisco (2002), Miami (2003), Xiamen (2005), Suzhou (2006), Singapore (2007), Hong Kong (2008), Kanazawa (2009), Kuala Lumpur (2010), Sanya (2011), Darmstadt (2012) and Parary (2013). CANS 2014 is held in cooperation with the International Association of Cryptologic Research (IACR).

Important Dates

  • Submission deadline: June 10, 2014

Extended Deadline (Abstract) June 17th, 23:59 UTC-11
Extended Deadline (Full Submission), June 20nd, 23:59 UTC-11

  • Notification to authors: July 25, 2014
  • Camera-ready version: August 15, 2014

General Chair:

  • Ioannis Askoxylakis, FORTH-ICS, Greece

Steering Committee:

  • Y. Desmedt, UCL, UK
  • J. A. Garay, Yahoo! Labs, US
  • Y. Mu, Univ. of Wollongong, AU
  • D. Pointcheval, CNRS & ENS Paris, FR
  • H. Wang, Nanyang Tech. University, SG

Program Committee Chairs:

  • Dimitris Gritzalis, Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece
  • Aggelos Kiayias, University of Athens, Greec

Publicity Chair

  • Sara Foresti, Universita degli Studi di Milano, IT