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Special Topics on Privacy And Public Auditability — Event 3

STPPA Event #3:

Date and time: July 06, 2021, 13:30--16:30 EDT

Featured topics: Private Information Retrieval (PIR); Searchable Encryption; Fully Homomorphic Encryption (FHE).

Schedule: Three invited talks and one panel. Titles, abstracts and bios to be announced soon.

  • 13:30--13:40: Intro to event
  • 13:40--14:20: Talk on Private Information Retrieval (PIR), by Elaine Shi
  • 14:20--15:00: Talk on Searchable Encryption, by Seny Kamara
  • 15:00--15:10: Break
  • 15:10--15:50: Talk on Homomorphic Encryption (HE), by Kristin Lauter
  • 15:50--16:30: Panel -- informal conversation with all the speakers

Location / format: Webex video-conference event; attendance will be open and free to the public, but requires registration.

About STPPA: In the "Special Topics on Privacy and Public Auditability" series, the NIST privacy-enhancing cryptography (PEC) project hosts talks on various interconnected topics related to privacy and public auditability. The goal is to convey basic technical background, incite curiosity, suggest research questions and discuss applications, with an emphasis on the role of cryptographic tools.

Registration Info


Event Details

Starts: July 06, 2021 - 01:30 PM EST
Ends: July 06, 2021 - 04:30 PM EST

Format: Virtual Type: Webinar


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


Virtual event via Webex

Parent Project

See: Privacy-Enhancing Cryptography
Created April 23, 2021, Updated June 08, 2021