Svolvaer-Lofoten, Norway

Mathematical Methods for Cryptography

This workshop is organized by Selmer Center , Department of Informatics, University of Bergen.

Dedicated to celebrate Prof. Tor Helleseth's 70th birthday.

The workshop will take place during September 4-8, 2017 at Thon Hotel Lofoten, Svolvaer

in the archipelago Lofoten in Norway.


Invited Speakers (confirmed)

Call For Papers

The program will be constructed around a series of 10-16 tutorial talks by the listed invited speakers. In addition, all other participants who wish to contribute a talk of 20 minutes are invited to submit an abstract of at most 1 page within the scope of the workshop as indicated below.

Original contributions on all technical aspects of mathematical methods used in cryptology and related fields are solicited for submission to the workshop. Topics include but not limited to:

At least one of authors of each accepted abstract must be registered by the early registration deadline: June 15th, 2017

Special issue in CCDS

The authors of accepted abstract will be invited to submit a full paper to appear (after a new round of reviewing) in a special issue in the journal

Cryptography and Communication


Please send the abstract of your work (within 1 page) to

Important Dates

Submission Deadline May 1st, 2017
Acceptance Notification June 1st, 2017
Early Registration Deadline June 15th, 2017
Workshop Sept. 04-08, 2017


Fee free to send us questions you may have


The registration fee will cover conference facilities, coffee breaks and excursion.
Regurlar registration fee is 5800NOK, and student registration fee is 4800NOK.


The workshop will take place during September 4-8, 2017 , at Thon Hotel Lofoten, Svolvaer, Lofoten, Norway