Bay Area Crypto Day

November 17, 2017

UC Berkeley


10:00–10:30 Muthuramakrishnan Venkitasubramaniam Ligero: Lightweight Sublinear Arguments Without a Trusted Setup
10:30–11:00 Dima Kogan The discrete-logarithm problem with preprocessing
11:00–11:30 Break
11:30–12:30 Amit Sahai TBA (Keynote)
12:30–13:30 Lunch (on your own)
13:30–14:00 Akshayaram Srinivasan Two-round secure multiparty computation from minimal assumptions
14:00–14:30 Mohammad Hajiabadi Can public-key encryption be based on one-way functions via non-blackbox garbling techniques?
14:30–15:00 Ari Juels Enter the Hydra: Towards Principled Bug Bounties and Exploit-Resistant Smart Contracts
15:00–15:30 Break
15:30–16:00 David Wu Quasi-Optimal SNARGs via Linear Multi-Prover Interactive Proofs
16:00–16:30 Mohammad Mahmoody Blockwise p-Tampering Attacks on Cryptographic Primitives, Extractors, and Learners

Additional Information

Location: 306 Soda Hall, UC Berkeley.

Parking information: Paid visitor parking is available in several parking lots on campus; see here for details. Among these lots, Lower Hearst Garage, Level 2, and Stadium Parking Structure are closest to Soda Hall.