15th International Conference on Cryptology


July 10-12, 2024 – Douala, Cameroon

About Africacrypt Conference

Africacrypt is an annual International Conference on the Theory and Applications of Cryptology. Africacrypt is a major scientific event that seeks to advance and promote the field of cryptology on the African continent. The conference has systematically drawn some excellent contributions to the field, and has seen many renowned researchers deliver keynote presentations. The conference has always been organised in cooperation with the International Association for Cryptologic Research (IACR). Information about previous editions can be found here.

All accepted papers presented at the conference will be published by Springer in the LNCS series. More information regarding the submission can be found here

Africacrypt 2024 is organised by



We are currently looking for sponsors. Please contact the General Chairs for more information. 

Important dates 

Paper submission deadline:  February 16, 2024; March 1st, 2024; 11:59 PM Anywhere on Earth (AoE).

Paper acceptance notification : April 26, 2024.

Camera-ready version : May 10, 2024

Conference : July 10-12, 2024

Website updates 

July 21st, 2023Conference announcement (slides) 🚀.

October 1st, 2023:  Website launched 🚀.

December 15th, 2023: Program Committee is online 🎯. 

January 16th, 2024: Call For Papers is online 📑.

January 19th, 2024: Submission Server is open 🎉.

February 16th AoE, 2024: Submission deadline extended to March 1st 2024 AoE.

May 2nd, 2024: Registration opens 🎉 ! Registration page

May 10th, 2024: Call For Posters is online 📑.

May 14th, 2024: The list of Accepted Papers 📄 is online 🎉.