17th International Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security (ACNS) 2019

Project: Research project

Project Details


ACNS is an annual conference on cryptography and network security. It has been held in 16 previous years in countries such as Belgium, Canada, USA, China, France, Japan, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland and United Kingdom. It has been co-organized by leading researchers in this field from institutions such as Columbia University, Ecole Normale Superieure, EPFL, Google, Microsoft among others. On average, 100 international researchers participate in this conference, where approximately 30 papers are presented. These papers are rigorously selected by a committee of more than 20 researchers from nearly 200 papers that are submitted to the conference. In 2019, Universidad del Rosario has the honor of having been invited to organize ACNS 2019 in Bogotá.


Increase the institutional reputation of the university.
-Establish links with foreign universities and institutions that are reflected in the medium term through inter-institutional cooperation agreements, co-tutels, internships and research stays.
-The publication of the conference proceedings in Springer's LNCS series.
-Invitation to organize other conferences on MACC topics in the future.
Effective start/end date4/22/194/22/20

Main Funding Source

  • Internal