International Conference on Cryptology, Coding Theory and Cyber Security 2022
(I4CS'22)


&

4CS22 is organized in cooperation with
the International Association for Cryptologic Research (IACR)




We are currently planning for a fully physical event, but we are closely monitoring the situation in Morocco. If necessary, we will make arrangements for the speakers not be able to travel to send a pre-recorded video to be shown on-site.

14-15-16 Jully 2022 , Casablanca, Morocco

About The Event

About The Conference

The International Conference on Cryptology, Coding Theory and Cyber Security 2022 (I4CS22) will be held on 4-15-16 Jully 2022 in Casablanca, Morocco

The first International Conference on Cryptography, Codes and Cyber Security (I4CS) is an international conference on the theory and applications of cryptology, coding theory, and cyber security. I4CS 2022 will be held (face-to-face Event) in Casablanca, Morocco, from July 14 to July 16, 2022. The conference is organized by Hassan II University in Casablanca in cooperation with the International Association for Cryptologic Research (IACR). The aim of I4CS 2022 is to provide an international forum for practitioners and researchers from industry, academia, and government worldwide for a wide-ranging discussion of all forms of cryptography, coding theory, cyber security, and their applications.

Where

Casablanca, Morocco

When

14-15-16 Jully 2022

                    Honorary Chair               

Conference Chair

Speaker 1

Pr. Mohammed Talbi

Université Hassan II de Casablanca, Morocco

Speaker 1

Pr. Khadija BOUZKOURA

Université Hassan II de Casablanca, Morocco

Conference Co-Chairs

Speaker 1

Pr. Sihem MESNAGER

Université de Paris VIII, France

Speaker 1

Pr. Abderrahmane NITAJ

University of Caen, France

Speaker 1

Pr. Karim ZKIK

ESAIP, Angers, France

Keynote speakers

Speaker 1

Pr. Joan Daemen

URadboud University, The Netherlands

Speaker 1

Pr. Marcus Greferath

University College of Dublin, Ireland

Conference topics

Here is our event topics

  • Secret-key cryptography (block ciphers, stream ciphers, hash functions)
  • Public-key cryptography (protocols, digital signatures, encryption)
  • Security proofs
  • Design of cryptographic schemes
  • Cryptanalysis
  • Anonymity (electronic commerce and payment, electronic voting)
  • Information theory
  • Multi-party computation
  • Post quantum cryptography
  • Lightweight Cryptography
  • Elliptic curves, Lattices, Lattice-based cryptography, Code-based cryptography
  • Efficient implementations
  • Discrete mathematics and algorithmic tools in all these areas
  • Boolean functions for coding theory and symmetric cryptography
  • Coding theory (Algebraic Coding Theory, Combinatorial Coding Theory, Quantum Codes, Decoding algorithms, etc.)
  • Coding for Communications (Convolutional and Turbo Codes, LDPC Codes, Polar Codes, Rank Modulation Codes, Reed-Solomon and MDS codes, etc.)
  • Cyber security
  • Privacy
  • Private Information Retrieval
  • 5G Mobile Technology and NFV
  • Cloud Computing Security
  • Dependable IoT applications and services for e-health, smart cars, smart manufacturing and smart city
  • Future Generation Communication Networks
  • Intelligence for Future Communication Systems
  • Intrusion and cybersecurity threat detection and analysis
  • IoT cybersecurity and privacy
  • Mobile Health Care and Medical Applications
  • Modeling & Simulation of Communication Systems
  • Network and Communication Security
  • Network Intrusion Detection and Prevention
  • Cryptography for Blockchain
  • Security & Privacy
  • Software Defined Network
  • Vehicular Networks

Event Committees

Here is our event Committees

General Chairs

  • Pr. Khadija BOUZKOURA    Université Hassan II de Casablanca, Morocco

General Co-Chairs

Program Chairs

Programe Committee

  • N. ACHTAICH    Hassan II University of Casablanca, Morocco
  • M. AZOUAZI    Hassan II University of Casablanca, Morocco
  • Daniele Bartoli    Dipartimento di Matematica e Informatica, Perugia, Italy
  • Lejla Batina    Radboud University, Netherlands
  • Lilya Budaghyan    University of Bergen, Norway
  • Florian Caullery    Qualcomm
  • Pierre-Louis    Cayrel Université de Saint-Etienne, France
  • Joan Daemen     Radboud University in Nijmegen, the Netherlands
  • Luca De Feo     IBM Research Europe, Zürich, Switzerland
  • Delaram Kahrobaei    New York University, USA
  • Pierre DUSART    XLIM Limoges, France
  • Nadia EL MRABET    SAS - Mines Saint Etienne, France
  • Philippe Gaborit    XLIM Limoges, France
  • Elisa Gorla    University of Neuchatel, Switzerland
  • Marcus Greferath    University College Dublin, Ireland
  • Kenza Guenda    Faculty of engineering university of Victoria, Canada
  • Sylvain Guilley    Sylvain Guilley, Secure-IC S.A.S.
  • Tor Helleseth     University of Bergen, Norway
  • Muhammad Rezal    Institute for Mathematical Research, Universiti Putra Malaysia
  • Juliane Kramer    TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • H. LAARABI    Hassan II University of Casablanca, Morocco
  • H. LABRIJI    Hassan II University of Casablanca, Morocco
  • Fabien Laguillaumie    University of Montpellier, France
  • Petr Lisonek    Simon Fraser University, Canada
  • M. IZID    Hassan II University of Casablanca, Morocco
  • G. ORHANOU    Mohammed V University of Rabat, Morocco
  • Ferruh Ozbudak    Middle East Technical University, Turkey
  • M. RACHIK    Hassan II University of Casablanca, Morocco
  • Massimiliano Sala    Università degli Studi di Trento, Italy
  • Palash Sarkar    Indian Statistical Institute, India
  • A. TRAGHA    Hassan II University of Casablanca, Morocco
  • M. TALBI    Hassan II University of Casablanca, Morocco
  • Amr M. Youssef    Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Call for papers

The first International Conference on Cryptography, Codes and Cyber Security (I4CS) is an international conference on the theory and applications of cryptology, coding theory, and cyber security. I4CS 2022 will be held (face-to-face Event) in Casablanca, Morocco, from July 14 to July 16, 2022. The conference is organized by Hassan II University in Casablanca in cooperation with the International Association for Cryptologic Research (IACR). The aim of I4CS 2022 is to provide an international forum for practitioners and researchers from industry, academia, and government worldwide for a wide-ranging discussion of all forms of cryptography, coding theory, cyber security, and their applications.

Authors are invited to submit papers electronically in PDF format. Submitted papers must be original, unpublished, anonymous, and not submitted to journals or other conferences/workshops that have proceedings. Submissions must be written in English and should be at most 25 pages in total including bibliography and appendices. Submissions will be blind-refereed. Authors of accepted papers must guarantee that their paper will be presented at the conference, either physically or virtually, and must make a full version of their paper available online.

Authors shall consult Springer's authors' guidelines and use their proceedings templates, for LaTeX, for the preparation of their papers. Springer encourages authors to include their ORCIDs in their papers. In addition, the corresponding author of each paper, acting on behalf of all of the authors of that paper, must complete and sign a Consent-to-Publish form.
Publication and Indexing:
All accepted papers will be scheduled for oral presentations and will be included in the conference proceedings published by Springer CCIS.
Indexing: The books of this series are submitted to ISI Proceedings, EI-Compendex, SCOPUS, MetaPress, IoP Press.
Some of Extended versions of accepted and presented papers will be published in a Scopus indexed journals.
Download Call For Paper

Authors are requested to submit their papers electronically using the online conference management system in PDF format before the deadline. The submission processes will be managed by easychair.org

  • Authors shall consult Springer's authors' guidelines and use their proceedings templates, for LaTeX, for the preparation of their papers. Springer encourages authors to include their ORCIDs in their papers. In addition, the corresponding author of each paper, acting on behalf of all of the authors of that paper, must complete and sign a Consent-to-Publish form.

  • Authors are invited to submit papers (PDF format) with novel contributions electronically. Submitted papers must be original, unpublished, anonymous, and not submitted to journals or other conferences/workshops that have proceedings. Submissions must be written in English and should be at most 20 pages in total, including bibliography and appendices. All submissions will be blind-refereed. Authors of accepted papers must guarantee that they will be presented at the conference and make a full version of their paper available online.

  • Authors are requested to submit their papers electronically using the online conference management system in PDF format before the deadline.

    The submission processes will be managed by easychair.org. The submission link is https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=i4cs22

    If you have used this system before, you can use the same username and password. If this is your first time using EasyChair, you will need to register for an account by clicking “I have no EasyChair account” button. Upon completion of registration, you will get a notification email from the system and you are ready for submitting your paper. You can upload and re-upload the paper to the system by the submission due date.

  • All accepted papers will be scheduled for oral presentations and will be included in the conference proceedings published by Springer CCIS.
    Indexing: The books of this series are submitted to ISI Proceedings, EI-Compendex, SCOPUS, MetaPress, IoP Press.
    Some of Extended versions of accepted and presented papers will be published in a Scopus indexed journals. The proceedings will be published in the Springer Communications in Computer and Information Science (CCIS) series. Accepted papers should follow the LNCS default author instructions http://www.springer.com/series/7899

    At least one author of each accepted paper is required to register and attend, either physically or virtually, the conference to present the work.

Registration Fees



     Before March 15, 2022  After March 15, 2022. Within the limit of available places
Participant  Regular 

 320 Euros  380 Euros
 Full Time Student

 260 Euros  300 Euros
 African Full Time Student

 220 Euros  250 Euros

Conference Venue

Conference venue location info and gallery

Casablanca, Morocco

Located in western Morocco, Casablanca is the most modern city in the country. The city displays a magical blend of brilliant architecture, history, culture and sophistication. Thousands of visitors come here every year to experience the enthusiastic and energetic vibe of the city.
One of the most significant ports in North Africa, the city of Casablanca sits on the enormous Atlantic Ocean. Also the largest city in Morocco, Casablanca is pretty well known for its vibrancy and extravagance.

Sponsors

Contact Us

Pr. Karim ZKIK

kzkik@esaip.org

Pr. Khadija BOUZKOURA

kbouzkoura@gmail.com

Pr. Abderrahmane NITAJ

abderrahmane.nitaj@unicaen.fr