It is imperative that authors and delegates allow sufficient time to obtain visas.
The US Department of Homeland Security has
implemented the Electronic
System for Travel Authorization (ESTA). ESTA is a new fully automated,
electronic system for screening passengers before they begin travel to the
Important: Requests for invitation letters need to be received by July 8, 2012.
Conference attendees who require a visa will typically need an invitation letter from the CRYPTO General Chair. To expedite the process, please provide as many of the following pieces of information as possible in your request:
- An up-to-date Curriculum Vitae (CV) that includes, if applicable, a list of publications.
- A brief statement explaining your interests in the conference.
- A list of any recent IACR conferences you have attended.
- A reference in the crypto community who has attended past IACR conferences.
We hope that you will be able to attend Crypto and help us make the conference a great success.