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Third PQC Standardization Conference

PQC 2021
PQC 20201

The NIST Post-Quantum Cryptography Standardization Process has entered the third phase, in which 7 third round finalists and eight alternate candidates are being considered for standardization. NIST plans to hold a third NIST PQC Standardization Conference in June 2021 to discuss various aspects of these candidates, and to obtain valuable feedback for the final selection(s). NIST will invite each submission team of the 15 finalists and alternates to give a short update on their algorithm.

The conference will take place virtually.

Call for Papers

  • Submission deadline: April 23, 2021
  • Notification date: May 7, 2021
  • Conference Dates:  June 7-9, 2021

Conference Inquiries:

Registration details will be provided shortly.
Created February 10, 2021, Updated May 10, 2021