International Conference on
Applied Cryptography and Network Security

an annual conference
focusing on current developments that advance the areas of applied cryptography and its application to systems and network security. The goal is to represent both academic research works as well as developments in industrial and technical frontiers.

ACNS receives strong supports in the communities of cryptography and security, which is reflected from its organizers, program committee, and very competitive paper acceptance rate [12% - 23%]. ACNS also gives the best student paper award, to encourage promising students to publish their best results at this promising conference.

Average acceptance rate = 18.1%
Average number of attendees = 95
Venues:  Belgium [1], Canada [1], China [4], France [1], Japan [1], Singapore [2], Spain [1], Switzerland [1], UK [1], USA [3]
PC Chairs:  Michel Abdalla, Feng Bao, Steven Bellovin, Rosario Gennaro, Dieter Gollmann, Markus Jakobsson, Jonathan Katz, Angelos Keromytis, Michael Locasto, Javier Lopez, Tal Malkin, Mark Manulis, Atsuko Miyaji, Philippe Owezarski, David Pointcheval, Bart Preneel (2018), Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi, Rei Safavi-Naini, Pierangela Samarati, Gene Tsudik, Serge Vaudenay, Frederik Vercauteren (2018), Moti Yung, Jianying Zhou
Google Citation (2017):  h5-index = 23,  h5-median = 38
From 36 countries:  USA [111], China [50], Japan [47], Germany [39], France [35], Singapore [25], Korea [22], Australia [21], Canada [13], Austria [12], Switzerland [12], UK [12] ....
Based on the conference impact factor:  1. IEEE S&P  2. Usenix Security  3. Eurocrypt  4. Crypto  5. NDSS  6. CHES  7. ACM CCS  8. Asiacrypt  ....  17. ACNS  ....  20. FC

Maintained by Jianying Zhou
Last updated in August 2017