Summer 2015

Cryptography Boot Camp

May 18, 2015 to May 22, 2015 

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Sanjam Garg (UC Berkeley), Shafi Goldwasser (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Eyal Kushilevitz (Technion Israel Institute of Technology), Tal Rabin (IBM Research), Guy Rothblum (Samsung Research America)

The Boot Camp is intended to acquaint program participants with the key themes of the program. Each speaker will give a mini-course of two lectures on the topics below. In addition, each of the Research Fellows in the program will give a brief introduction to their research.

Vinod Vaikuntanathan (Massachusetts Institute of Technology): "The Mathematics of Lattices"
Shai Halevi (IBM T.J. Watson Research Center): "Fully Homomorphic Encryption"
Sanjam Garg (UC Berkeley): "Multilinear Maps and Attacks"
Amit Sahai (UCLA): "Obfuscation"
Craig Gentry (IBM T.J. Watson Research Center): "Applications of Obfuscation"
Yael Kalai (Microsoft Research New England): "Delegating Computation"
Yuval Ishai (Technion Israel Institute of Technology): "Secure Multiparty Computation"
Benny Applebaum (Tel Aviv University): "Garbled Circuits"
Elaine Shi (University of Maryland) and Daniel Wichs (Northeastern University): "Oblivious RAM"
Cynthia Dwork (Microsoft Research): "Differential Privacy: Fundamentals to Forefront"

All talks will be recorded.

Visit the schedule page for the live-stream and archived videos.

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