Crypto 2023

August 19-24, 2023

Santa Barbara, USA

Call for Papers

General Information

Crypto 2023 will take place in Santa Barbara, USA on August 19-24, 2023. Crypto 2023 is organized by the International Association for Cryptologic Research (IACR). The proceedings will be published by Springer in the LNCS series.

Original contributions on all technical aspects of cryptology are solicited for submission to Crypto 2023, the Crypto 2023. Submissions are welcomed on any cryptographic topic including but not limited to:

Important Dates

19 Aug 2023

Conference begins

The full list of important dates is now available a separate page.


Crypto 2023 will operate a two-round review system with a rebuttal phase. In the first round, the program committee selects the submissions that will proceed to the second round, and the authors receive the first round notification. The authors of the selected submissions are invited to submit a text-based rebuttal letter to the questions/request for clarification they received from the program committee (if any). The submissions that have not been selected during the first round of reviews (early rejects) may be submitted to other conferences after the first round notification date.

In the second round, the program committee further reviews the selected submissions by taking into account the rebuttal letters. The committee then makes the final decision of acceptance or rejection.


The Program Committee may choose one or more papers to receive an overall Best Paper Award. In a continuing effort to promote independent work by researchers at early stages of their careers, the Program Committee may also award a prize for the best paper(s) authored exclusively by early-career researchers. All authors should be within four years of their PhD completion date. As usual, awards will only be given if deserving papers are identified.


Students whose papers have been accepted and who present their talks at the conference will have their registration fees waived. If the conference includes in-person activities, then a limited number of stipends are available to those unable to obtain funding to attend the conference. Students in under-represented groups are especially encouraged to apply. Application instructions will be posted together with other registration information.

Program Committee

Area Chairs

Program Co-Chairs

General Chair