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Second PQC Standardization Conference

The NIST Post-Quantum Cryptography Standardization Process has entered the next phase, in which 26 second-round candidates are being considered for standardization. NIST plans to hold a second NIST PQC Standardization Conference in August 2019 to discuss various aspects of these candidates, and to obtain valuable feedback for the selection of the finalists soon after the conference. NIST will invite each submission team of the 26 second-round candidates to give a short update on their algorithm.

Call for Papers


  • Submission Deadline: May 31, 2019
  • Authors Notified: June 21, 2019
  • Final Version Deadline: July 19, 2019

The conference is scheduled to be held at the University of California, Santa Barbara and co-located with Crypto 2019.

Registration Info

Will be available at a later date.

Event Details

Starts: August 22, 2019 - 02:00 PM EST
Ends: August 24, 2019 - 04:00 PM EST

Format: In-person Type: Conference

Attendance Type: Open to public
Audience Type: Industry,Government,Academia,Other


University of California, Santa Barbara
  co-located with Crypto 2019


Security and Privacy: post-quantum cryptography,

Created March 12, 2019, Updated March 13, 2019