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Timetable

This is a (provisional) timetable of events associated with the ECRYPT Call for Primitives. More events may be added in the coming months.

Date Event
October 14-15, 2004 A workshop is hosted by ECRYPT in Bruges : SASC - The State of the Art of Stream Ciphers. Discussion at this workshop leads to the ECRYPT Call for Primitives. The website of the workshop can be found here.
November 2004 ECRYPT launches its Call for Primitives, see here .
April 29, 2005 The deadline of submission to ECRYPT. 34 primitives have been submitted to ECRYPT.
May 26-27, 2005 A workshop is hosted by ECRYPT in Aarhus, right after Eurocrypt : SKEW - Symmetric Key Encryption Workshop. At this workshop, 25 papers are presented, including 21 stream ciphers submitted to ECRYPT. The website of the workshop can be found here.
June 13th, 2005 This website is launched, to promote the public evaluation of the primitives.
February 2-3, 2006 A workshop is hosted by ECRYPT in Leuven : SASC 2006: Stream Ciphers Revisited. At this workshop, The website of the workshop can be found here.
February 2006 The end of the first evaluation phase of eSTREAM.
July 2006 The beginning of the second evaluation phase of eSTREAM.
January 31-February 1, 2007 A workshop hosted by ECRYPT at Bochum in Germany: SASC 2007.
April 2007 The beginning of the third evaluation phase of eSTREAM.
February 2008 Workshop SASC 2008.
May 2008 The final report of the eSTREAM.