Central European Conference on Cryptology 2018

The Central European Conference on Cryptology has become a traditional meeting of people involved in cryptology. The aim of the conference is to gather people interested in discussing recent advances in all areas of cryptology, and experience in teaching the subject. All participants are encouraged to present a contributed talk.

Central European Conference on Cryptology 2018 is organized by

Conference will take place at Smolenice Castle attachment:smolenice1.jpg on June 06-08, 2018.

Aims and Scope of the conference

The aim of the conference is to bring together researchers in all aspects of cryptology, including (but not limited to):

Past and future conferences

Photos and Presentations

Call for papers (NEW: final papers)

Original contributed talks from the field of cryptology can be submitted for consideration by the Program comittee via EasyChair submission system: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=cecc18

A 2 pages long extended abstract (2 pages of A4 size, standard LaTeX article class is recommended) must be submitted prior to March 31, 2018. Notification of decision is expected to be at latest on Apr 30, 2018. Submitted extended abstracts of accepted talks (after registration) will appear in conference proceedings.

NEW INFO:: Authors of accepted talks are invited to submit the full version paper to a special issue of the peer reviewed journal Tatra Mountains Mathematical Publications. Full papers are reviewed separately as a standard journal publication. You can prepare your submission using LaTeX style tatra6.zip. Send your full papers in PDF form by email to tatra@mat.savba.sk. Deadline for full paper submissions is the end of August 2018.

Important dates

Conference program

The conference program will consists of invited and contributed talks.

Preliminary schedule:

It is possible to extend your stay in Smolenice till June 09 (Saturday) morning.

Conference program: cecc18prog.xls / cecc18prog.pdf

Invited speakers

Preliminary list of invited speakers:

Registration and Fees

Every participant of the conference must be registered prior to May 12, 2018, using the following registration form.

The conference fee without accommodation is 200 EUR. Conference fee covers conference materials, coffee breaks and banquet.

Accompanying persons are heartily welcome. If you want to use conference special rates for accommodation, or if you want to order a banquet for the accompanying person (50 EUR), please indicate this in the registration form.

Please note that the accommodation in conference castle can only be reserved through the registration form, and must be payed together with the conference fees. Rooms in Smolenice castle are reserved on first-come first-serve basis.

Payments (conference fee + conference accommodation if requested + banquet fees for accompanying persons + wire transfer fees) should be made prior to the registration deadline via wire transfer. The beneficiary for wire transfer is:

Invoices will be sent on request.

Cancellation policy: You can cancel your registration by email (tatracrypt@gmail.com) till May 12 free of charge (excluding money transfer costs). Otherwise you can be refunded 50% of the registration fee (you can still receive the conference proceedings, if you leave us your correspondence address).


It is possible to reserve rooms in Smolenice castle, on first-come first-serve basis through the conference registration form.

Price per person (including meals) for a room per night (it is recommended to reserve rooms for 3 nights, June 05-June 08):

If you select the option with accommodation, please include the correct fee in the wire transfer. E.g., a single conference fee + single room for 3 nights is 392 EUR (plus possible wire transfer fee), while a single conference fee, one banquet for accompanying person + double room for 2 per four nights is 200EUR+50EUR+2*4*59EUR=722EUR.


We are operating a special mailbox for conference (non-urgent) inquiries at: tatracrypt@gmail.com

You can also contact local organizers directly at [name].[surname]@stuba.sk

Travel information

Smolenice castle is located approx. 60 km from Bratislava, and it is possible to reach it by local buses or trains (more complicated):

How to get to Smolenice castle from nearby airports and Bratislava, graphical guide: Guide-Smolenice.pdf

Program chairs

Program committee

Local organizers

Support team:

Phone contacts (office)

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