On-line registration and payment is handled via the IACR registration form. To use this form you will need your IACR reference number and password. If you do not have this information (e.g., if this is your first IACR conference/workshop), enter your details and you will receive an IACR reference number after registration and payment.

Registration Fees

  Early-bird registration is open until February 26, 2020 (23:59).

Registration Cost



Registration Fee + IACR dues

USD 630

USD 315

Attended prior 2020 IACR conferences

USD 580

USD 290

Fee for an accompanying person will be USD 149.

All attendees who register after February 26, 2020 will incur a USD 100 late registration surcharge.

What the Conference Fee Includes

Registration includes access to all technical sessions, a welcome reception (Sunday evening), a social event (Monday evening) a conference dinner, and all coffee breaks and lunches. FSE 2020 does not have printed/online proceedings. Accepted papers are available here as journal papers in the IACR Transactions on Symmetric Cryptology.

Accompanying person fee (USD 149) includes social functions: welcome reception (Sunday evening), social event (Monday evening) and conference dinner.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations requests should be made in writing or email to the general chair. Those received by Monday, March 10, 2020 will receive a full refund less USD 100 to cover fixed costs for the conference. No refund will be made for cancellations made after Monday, March 10, 2020.

An Important Note for Students

Thanks to the IACR Cryptography Research Fund for Students, students who present their own paper at can have their registration fee waived. Please contact the general chair about it before registering and by February 26, 2020 at the latest.

Additionally, some (limited) support for covering travel expenses can be provided to a small number of students having difficulties attending FSE. To apply for support, contact the general chair by February 14, 2020.