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Sept. 27, 2000
The Information-technology Promotion Agency and the Telecommunications Advancement Organization of Japan are pleased to inform you that the Cryptography Symposium will be held on Friday, Oct. 20. Details appear below. This symposium will serve as an opportunity to communicate as extensively as possible, to both parties from Japan and those from overseas, information concerning trends in cryptographic techniques and standardization in this field. It will also be a forum for presenting this audience with details related to the evaluation of cryptographic techniques that is currently being performed by the CRYPTREC (Cryptography Research & Evaluation Committee). Results of cryptographic technology research carried out by the Telecommunications Advancement Organization of Japan's Yokohama Research Center will also be presented. We hope that your schedule will allow you to attend this event.
|Information-technology Promotion Agency, Japan
Telecommunications Advancement Organization of Japan
Oct. 20 (Friday), 2:00 to 5:50 p.m.
Kikai Shinko Kaikan Building, B2 Auditorium
(3-5-8 Shibakoen, Minato-ku, Tokyo; phone: 03-3434-8216)
A 6-minute walk from Kamiyacho Station on the Hibiya Subway Line
Lecture: "Trends in Cryptographic Techniques"
Shigeo Tsujii, Professor, Chuo University (Adviser, Cryptography Research & Evaluation Committee/ Project Leader, Telecommunications Advancement Organization of Japan's Yokohama Research Center)
Lecture: "Evaluation of Cryptographic Techniques (CRYPTREC)"
Hideki Imai, Professor, The University of Tokyo (Chair, Cryptography Research & Evaluation Committee)
Panel Discussion: "Evaluation of and Standards for Cryptographic Techniques"
Symposium attendees are also invited to take part in a gathering where they can exchange views and opinions with other participants. It will begin at 6:15 p.m.
No charge (Application must be made in advance.)
200 attendees (Attendees will be chosen by lottery if applications outnumber the places available. all applicants will be Contacted by fax or e-mail regarding the lottery outcome.)
Sept. 27 (Wednesday) to Oct. 8 (Sunday)
Please complete the application form (PDF) and fax it to the
Cryptography Symposium Secretariat at the number given below.
Applications may also be submitted by e-mail. Please send e-mail to the Cryptography Symposium Secretariat at the address given below. When applying, please provide the following information:
Cryptography Symposium Secretariat Bilingual Group Ltd. (Ms. Tomomi Makita / Ms. Hiroko Mizuno) Phone: 03-3263-1261 Fax: 03-3263-1264 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org