Charles River Crypto Day

Speaker: 5 Great Speakers

Date: Friday, October 14, 2016

Time: 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM Note: all times are in the Eastern Time Zone

Refreshments: 12:00 PM

Public: Yes

Location: Hewlett, G882

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Host: Yael Kalai, Ron Rothblum, Vinod Vaikuntanathan and Daniel Wichs

Contact: Deborah Goodwin, 617.324.7303,

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Reminder Subject: TALK: Charles River Crypto Day at MIT

9:30 – 10:00 Introduction/Coffee

10:00 – 11:00 Nir Bitansky, MIT

Title: From Cryptomania to Obfustopia through Secret-Key Functional Encryption

11:00 – 12:00 Rachel Lin, UC Santa Barbara

Title: Indistinguishability Obfuscation from DDH-like Assumptions on Constant-Degree Graded Encodings

12:00 – 1:30 Lunch (provided)

1:30 – 2:30 Jing Chen, Stony Brook

Title: Rational Proofs with Multiple Provers

2:30 – 3:30 Elaine Shi, Cornell

Title: Blockchains and Beyond: Rethinking Distributed Consensus in New Settings

3:30 – 4:00 Coffee Break

4:00 – 5:00 Jeremiah Blocki, Purdue

Title: Towards a Theory of Data-Independent Memory Hard Functions

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Created by Deborah Goodwin Email at Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 9:10 AM.