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Early Symmetric Crypto (ESC) seminar

14-18 January 2013 in Mondorf-les-Bains, Luxembourg

Program Chairs

Alex Biryukov

Joan Daemen

Stefan Lucks

Serge Vaudenay

The List of topics

  • Authenticity
  • Integrity
  • Privacy
  • Block Ciphers
  • Stream Ciphers
  • Hash Functions
  • Authenticated Encryption
  • Lightweight crypto
  • Provable Security
  • Cryptanalysis
  • Algorithmic challenges in SK and PK crypto (Groebner bases, lattices, multivariate crypto, factoring, etc.)


Here is the seminar program


ESC 2013 Proceedings


The conference will be held at the hotel Am Klouschter in Mondorf-les-Bains a spa town in Luxembourg on the French border.

Please contact the hotel for booking: Please put <> in CC.


Single room (1 single bed): 85€; Classic single room (1 double bed): 100€; Double room: 120€; Breakfast is included. We cover lunches and dinners.


Mondorf spa and its park is right next to the seminar venue.

If there is some spare time you could visit Rodemack, France (in 7 km from us). Medieval French town.

Hackenberg, a large Maginot line fort (30 km from us, 40 mins by car).


It is relatively cold these weeks in Luxembourg, even with a probability of light snow. Typical temperature +5. Take warm clothes and a good raincoat!