Fourth PQC Standardization Conference (virtual) – Day 1 Part 1

<p>NIST hosted the Fourth PQC Standardization Conference (virtual) on November 29-December 1, 2022 to discuss various aspects of the candidate algorithms and obtain valuable feedback for informing decisions on standardization.&nbsp;&nbsp;Submission teams for both the selected algorithms, as well as the algorithms advancing to the fourth round, were invited to give an update on their algorithms.</p><p>Session I – Welcome and Algorithm Updates</p><p>Session Chair: Dustin Moody&nbsp;</p><p>10:00 – 10:10 Opening/NIST Welcome --&nbsp;Matt Scholl, NIST, Computer Security Division Chief&nbsp;</p><p>10:10 – 10:30&nbsp;&nbsp;NIST PQC: Looking into the Future --&nbsp;Dustin Moody, NIST&nbsp;</p><p>10:30 – 10:45 CRYSTALS-Kyber --&nbsp;Peter Schwabe, MPI-SP &amp; Radboud University&nbsp;</p><p>10:45 – 11:00 CRYSTALS-Dilithium --&nbsp;Vadim Lyubashevsky, IBM Research Europe, Zurich&nbsp;</p><p>11:00 – 11:15 FALCON&nbsp;-- Thomas Prest, PQShield SAS&nbsp;</p><p>11:15 – 11:30 SPHINCS+&nbsp;-- Andreas Hülsing, TU Eindhoven&nbsp;</p><p>11:30 – 11:50 SPHINCS+C: Compressing SPHINCS+ With (Almost) No Cost --&nbsp;Eyal Ronen, Tel Aviv University&nbsp;</p><p>11:50 – 12:10 Twelve-round Keccak for secure hashing&nbsp;-- Gilles Van Assche, STMicroelectronics&nbsp;</p><p>12:10 – 12:15 1st Annual RWPQC 2023 announcement --&nbsp;Daniel Apon, MITRE</p>