The ECC workshop is an annual event, where speakers are invited to present their recent research on elliptic curve cryptography. In recent editions, talks on other topics like hardware and quantum cryptography have also been presented. For more details about previous editions see here.

This is the 18th edition of the workshop. The event is being organised by IMSc , Chennai and ISI. The workshop will be held between October 8, 2014 and October 10, 2014 at IMSc. This event has been supported by NBHM, KU Leuven, Microsoft Research, Redmond and CRSI.


Foreign Registration Student Regular
Before Sep 21, 2014 (Extended from Aug 31, 2014) USD 200 USD 350
  (₹ 12100) (₹ 21100)
From Sep 22, 2014 USD 250 USD 400
  (₹ 15100) (₹ 25000)

Indian Registration Student Regular
Before Sep 21, 2014 (Extended from Aug 31, 2014) RS 2000 Rs 4000
From Sep 22, 2014 Rs 3000 Rs 6000

Delegates may use the following registration link: ECC 2014 Registration

All registered participants are requested to send details like Name (Mr/Ms), Affiliation, Position, Address and Registration Details to ecc14[at]imsc.res.in.

Registration Fee includes 3 lunches, 2 dinner and 5 coffee/tea breaks

Participants may pay the equivalent amount in their currency

Scientific Committee



08:30-9:30 Registration
09:30-10:00 Welcome
10:00-11:00 Razvan Barbulescu
11:00-11:30 Coffee Break
11:30-12:30 Jens Zumbraegel
12:30-14:00 Lunch
14:00-15:00 Ruben Niederhagen
15:00-15:30 Coffee Break
15:30-16:30 Guenael Renault
16:30-17:30 Huseyin Hisil
18:00-22:00 Rump session and Dinner


09:30-10:30 Elisa Gorla
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-12:00 Emmanuel Thomé
12:00-13:00 Yuval Yarom
13:00-14:30 Lunch
14:30-15:30 Mridul Nandi
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break
16:00-17:00 Craig Costello
17:00-18:00 Eric Wustrow
19:30-... Workshop Banquet


09:30-10:30 Damien Robert
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-12:00 Palash Sarkar
12:00-13:00 Erich Wenger
13:00-14:30 Lunch

Rump Session

Travel & Accommodation

Chennai is the capital city of Tamil Nadu, a state in the southern part of India. Chennai has an international airport (code: MAA) and is well connected with other metropolitan cities of India through air and railways. The conference will be held at the Ramanujan Auditorium of The Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai. The information on how to reach IMSc is available here.

We have blocked a few double rooms in Ginger Hotel (IITM), Chennai. Participants who have registered and require accommodation please email us at ecc14[at]imsc.res.in giving exact dates for which they would require booking. Net charges would be INR 3700 per night.

Limited accommodation for registered Indian students is available at IMSc Guesthouse. Please write to ecc14[at]imsc.res.in.

For your all queries contact ecc14[at]imsc.res.in