1-3 October 2014


May 20, 2014
Notification of acceptance: Jul. 4, 2014
Final papers: Jul. 16, 2014
Summer school: Sep. 29-30, 2014
Conference: Oct. 1-3, 2014


University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario


After five successful PQCrypto conferences (2006 in Leuven, 2008 in Cincinnati, 2010 in Darmstadt, 2011 in Taipei, 2013 in Limoges), PQCrypto 2014 will take place in Waterloo, Canada.

PQCrypto 2014 is held in co-operation with the International Association for Cryptologic Research (IACR) which is the leading professional organization for cryptographic research. The PQCrypto 2014 proceedings are published by Springer in the Lecture Notes in Computer Science series.

The conference will be preceded by a summer school on 29-30 September 2014.  Attendees might be interested in attending the ETSI 2nd Quantum-Safe Crypto Workshop in Ottawa on 6-7 October,  2014.

General Chair: Alfred Menezes, University of Waterloo
Program Chair: Michele Mosca, University of Waterloo