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August 12-16, 2019 in Waterloo, Ontario

About SAC

The Selected Areas in Cryptography (SAC) conference series was initiated in 1994, when the first event was held at Queen’s University in Kingston. The SAC conference has been held annually since 1994 in various Canadian locations, including:

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SAC 2019 is held in co-operation with the International Association for Cryptologic Research (IACR), which is the leading scholarly organization for cryptographic research. The SAC proceedings are published by Springer in the Lecture Notes in Computer Science series.


Douglas Stebila – Local Co-Chair

Douglas Stebila   

Department of Combinatorics & Optimization
University of Waterloo
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Kenneth G. Paterson – External Co-Chair

Kenneth G. Paterson   

Information Security Group
Royal Holloway, University of London
Egham, Surrey, UK

Program committee