August 19-23, 2018
August 17-19, 2018
Santa Barbara, USA
Online registration will close on Tuesday, August 14 at 11:59pm PST and will re-open on-site.
The registration to Crypto 2018 is now open. Please access the registration server at https://secure.iacr.org/conferences/crypto2018/ to register. Please note that the early bird registration will end on the 5th of July (Anywhere on Earth). After that deadline, a late registration fee will be charged.
Note that "Decentralized Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains" is an affiliated event of Crypto 2018. You can register for affiliated events only (i.e., without registering to Crypto 2018).
For Crypto 2018 Attendees
Crypto 2018 Registration Fee + IACR dues (until July, 5th)
Crypto 2018 Registration Fee (Already IACR Member) (until July, 5th)
Registration to Affiliated Events for Crypto 2018 Attendees (until July, 5th)
+ $60 per day
+ $30 per day
Late Fee for Registration to Crypto and Affiliated Events (after July, 5th)
For non‑Crypto 2018 Attendees
Registration to Friday Affiliated Events for non‑Crypto 2018 Attendees (until July, 5th)
Late Fee for Registration to Friday Affiliated Events for non‑Crypto 2018 attendees (after July, 5th)
Registration to Saturday or Sunday Affiliated Events for non‑Crypto 2018 Attendees (until July, 5th)
$100 per day
$100 per day
Late Fee for Registration to Saturday or Sunday Affiliated Events for non‑Crypto 2018 attendees (after July, 5th)
+ $50 per day
+ $50 per day
More options: View or pay for an existing registration.
What the Registration Fees Include
The Crypto conference registration fee includes participation in the technical program, all social functions as well as an electronic copy of the conference proceedings. Accompanying guests can also be registered for participation in the conference's social functions.
The Affiliated Events registration fee includes participation in the technical program and coffee breaks.
An Important Note for Students and Postdocs
If you are a student presenting at Crypto 2018, your registration fee will be covered by the IACR Fund for Student Presenters. Do not pay for the registration yourself. Follow the instructions on the stipends webpage.
If you are a student or postdoc and want to apply for funding, please proceed to the stipends webpage.
For Crypto 2018 attendees, IACR dues are $50 for regular attendees and $25 for student attendees.
All Crypto 2018 attendees who register after July 5th will incur a $100 late registration surcharge. All non‑Crypto 2018 attendees who register after July 5th will incur a $100 late registration surcharge for the Friday affiliated events and a $50 late registration surcharge per day for the other affiliated events to which they register.
For Crypto 2018 attendees, fee for an accompanying person will be $175.
It will be possible to register to Crypto 2018 on-site at the registration desk, Sunday (5 - 8pm) in the Anacapa Formal Lounge or Monday morning at the University Center, starting at 8am.
There is an optional fee of $80 for reception on the Sunday evening for non‑Crypto 2018 attendees who registered to Sunday affiliated events.
The lunch price on Friday, Saturday, or Sunday is $12 per day for people not staying in the dorms. Lunch is included in dorm packages.
IACR Policy for Proceedings
Proceedings will be made available online to attendees. There will not be a USB key this year.
If you have any accessibility requirements, send an email to the general chair before July 15, 2018.
No refunds will be given for Affiliated Events registration.
Cancellations requests for Crypto 2018 should be made in writing or email to the conference general chair Those received by July 30st 2018 will receive a refund of the amount paid minus $200. No refunds will be made for cancellations after this date.
Conference registration and on-campus housing registration are separate processes. To see all housing options, visit the accommodations page.