Fast Software Encryption 2005

February 21-23
ENSTA, Paris, France

Rump Session

There will be a rump session at FSE 2005 on Monday at 16:00. The rump session is an informal session in which participants give short presentations on recent results, work in progress, and other topics of interest to the Fast Software Encryption community. Presentations that are not purely technical in nature are welcome. Conference or workshop announcements will not be accepted unless they bring some clear added value.

Those wishing to give a talk at the rump session must submit an abstract of at most one page, according to one of the following procedures:

  1. Electronic submission: Send the submission in plain ASCII by email to Bart Preneel bart.preneel(at) with a copy to before 14:00 GMT Saturday, February 19. You may attach further material (slides in pdf/ppt or a full article in pdf) but this additional material will only be considered if time permits. If you have not received an acknowledgement by Sunday 14:00 GMT, go for option 2).
  2. Hard copy submission at the workshop: Hand the submission to the rump session chair Bart Preneel or to one of the program co-chairs at the conference before 12:15 on Monday, February 21.

Submissions should consist of:

The rump session chair, together with program co-chairs, will select a program for the session. Their decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.