Workshop on Communication Security (WCS 2017)

Welcome to WCS 2017, the second international Workshop on Communication Security.

The program is now available here!

WCS 2017 is a workshop affiliated to Eurocrypt 2017 and will be held on 30 April 2017 in Paris, France.

Registration is now open!

The workshop aims to provide a forum to discuss cutting-edge cross-disciplinary security research and to share visions for future joint advances in the fields of physical-layer security and cryptography. The one-day event will include the presentation of peer-reviewed papers and two prominent keynote talks by

Jean-Claude Belfiore, Telecom ParisTech, and
Stefano Tessaro, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Contributions to be presented at the workshop are solicited on topics including (but not limited to):

• Semantic security for the wiretap channel
• Coding strategies for semantic security
• Adversarial wiretap channels
• Joint physical layer-cryptography solutions for secure wireless communications
• Cross-disciplinary solutions for authentication
• Secure cross-layer design techniques
• Physical-layer enhanced cryptography

Submission of contributions is now closed.

Contributions will be published as chapters of a Springer book in the LNEE series.

Important dates:

Submission deadline: 12 December 2016 31 December 2016 (extended deadline)
Notification: 20 February 2017
Final papers: 10 March 2017
Workshop: 30 April 2017