The International Conference on Historical Cryptology (HistoCrypt) is an annual conference on historical cryptology. The 2019 edition will be held from June 23-26, 2019 in the Mundaneum, Mons, Belgium.
HistoCrypt addresses all aspects of historical cryptography and cryptanalysis. The conference's subjects include, but are not limited to:
the use of cryptography in military, diplomacy, business, and other areas
analysis of historical ciphers with the help of modern computerized methods
unsolved historical cryptograms, including the Voynich Manuscript
the Enigma and other encryption machines
the history of modern (computer-based) cryptography
linguistic aspects of cryptography
the influence of cryptography on the course of history
teaching and promoting cryptography in schools, universities, and the public
Participation in the conference is mandatory for at least one author of each accepted paper.
Submissions from those who are new to the field, particularly students, are very welcome.
We are looking forward to seeing you in Mons, Belgium
The Organizing Committee of HistoCrypt 2019