Workshop on Cryptographic Hardware and Embedded Systems (CHES 2006)

Yokohama, Japan
Tuesday Evening October 10th - Friday 13th, 2006


Registration and Accommodation

On-line registration has been closed.

Registration System

Nippon Travel Agency (NTA) Co., Ltd. is the official travel agent for CHES 2006 and FDTC 2006, and will handle workshop registrations and hotel accommodations. On-line registration was closed on September 26, and only cancellation for accomodation is crrently oparated at the NTA website"Apollon". Anyone who missed the registration deadline, please send e-mail to

Conference Site

The conference will be held at the Yokohama Grand Intercontinental Hotel, tel +81-45-223-2222, located in the Yokohama Bay area called Minato Mirai 21 (MM21). This area typifies modern Japan and is conveniently located for sightseeing, shopping, and business. The unique yacht-sail shape of the hotel is a landmark of the MM21 district, sitting adjacent to the MM21 Line (subway) Minato Mirai Station. Alternately, it is a 12-minute walk from the JR (Japan Railway) Sakuragi-cho Station. All of the other hotels reserved for CHES are within a 10-minute walk of the conference site. A PDF map for the neighborhood of the conference site is available here.The Grand Yokohama provides free wireless LAN service and AC outlets (100V/50Hz) in the conference hall.

The six hotels listed below are close to the conference site and offer rooms with breakfast at conference discount rates from October 9th (Mon) to 14th (Sat). The room charges include service charges and tax. Reservations at these rates must be entered as the NTA Registration Page by September 25th (Monday). Hotel maps are available at MAP1 and MAP2.

Registration Fee

The CHES 2006 registration fee includes participation in the technical program and all social functions (welcome drink, lunches, banquet, and excursion) as well as a copy of the conference proceedings, 2007 membership in the IACR, and a subscription to the Journal of Cryptology. Those who wish to decline IACR membership can do so on the registration form. Accompanying guests with extra tickets can also participate in the conference social functions.

Those who have previously attended any IACR conference or workshop in 2006 are exempt from the IACR membership fee by registerering with their IACR reference number. Any member who does not remember their number can obtain it at IACR membership update page by entering their e-mail address. If you have attended a qualifying conferences but declined to become an IACR member, please specify the conferences you have participated in when using the NTA's registration system.

FDTC 2006 will be held immediately before CHES 2006, and the FDTC 2006-only registration is available. The workshop is not related to IACR, and thus that registration fee does not include IACR membership. The FDTC registration includes the proceedings and a lunch.

CHES 2006 Registration Fee
by Aug. 25
by Sep. 25
On Site
Oct.10 ~
Including IACR Membership Fee for 2007
Regular Registration
Student Registration
JPY 77,000
JPY 42,000
JPY 87,000
JPY 52,000
JPY 97,000
JPY 62,000
Excluding IACR Membership Fee for 2007
(IACR reference number required)
Regular Registration
Student Registration
JPY 67,000
JPY 37,000
JPY 77,000
JPY 47,000
JPY 87,000
JPY 57,000
Extra Tickets
Banquet (Oct.11)
JPY 12,000
Excursion (Oct.12)
JPY 14,000

FDTC 2006 Registration Fee
by Aug. 25
by Sep. 25
On Site
Regular Registration
Student Registration
JPY 17,000
JPY 14,500
JPY 20,000
JPY 16,500
JPY 23,500
JPY 19,000

Hotel List

Yokohama Grand Intercontinental Hotel (Conference Site)

Pan-Pacific Hotel Yokohama
Yokohama Royal Park Hotel
Navios Yokohama
Yokohama Sakuragi-cho Washington Hotel
Yokohama Heiwa Plaza Hotel

Cancellation Policy

Workshop Hotels

Stipends for Authors

Last update: September 29th, 2006.