The Third International Workshop for Applied PKI

October 3-5, 2004, Fukuoka Software Research Park Center Building (Fukuoka), JAPAN

In cooperation with
     IEICE Information Security and Cryptography Group(ISEC),
     IPSJ Computer Security Group (CSEC),
Sponsored by
Initiatives for Research on Information Security (IRIS),
Institute of Systems & Information Technologies (ISIT)/KYUSHU
International Accademic Exchange Fund of Kyushu University,
International Accademic Exchange Fund of Engineering Department, Kyushu Univ.

In conjunction with The 2004 Workshop on Information Security Research
2nd-3rd Oct. 2004 Fukuoka Software Research Park Center Building (Fukuoka), JAPAN
origanized by Prof. T.Matsumoto (Yokohama National Univ. Japan)


Recent update:  5th Nov. 2004 

The 4th International Workshop for Applied PKI (IWAP'05)
will be held in Singapore (21-23 September, 2005)

Paper of Invited Talk 3 is uploaded

All presentaion files are uploaded
You can see every presentation files in the page of Final program

Call for Presentation

Final Program [PDF version]

Invited Talks [UPDATE]


Call for Papers



IWAP2003 is postponed




The International Workshop for Asian Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) is the main annual workshop focusing on research on all aspects of Public Key Infrastructure. The first International Workshop was held in Korea in 2001, inviting Asian experts sharing valuable experience on constructing PKI, especially on how to connect PKI among Asian countries. The second International Workshop was held in Taiwan in 2002, for providing a opportunity for participants to exhibit and share their experiences in PKI construction. The third IWAP will be held in JAPAN for further discussing on the trend and issue on PKI-technologies.

Topics of interest:
The topics of interest are all aspects of PKI, and include but are not limited to the following areas:
  • Applications
  • Authentication & Verification
  • Authority
  • Bio-PKI
  • Bridge CA
  • Case Studies
  • Certificates and its Revocation
  • Cross Certification
  • Design & Implementation
  • Directories
  • Interoperability
  • Key Management and Recovery
  • Legal Issues, Policies & Regulations
  • Modeling and Architecture
  • Mobile PKI
  • Repository Protocols
  • Reliability & Fault-Tolerance in PKI
  • Risk Management & Analysis
  • Privilege Management Infrastructure
  • Physical Security
  • Security Analysis & Testing
  • Standards
  • System Security in PKI
  • Time Stamping
  • Validation

General Chair Hideki Imai (Univ. of Tokyo, Japan)

Program Chair Kouichi Sakurai (Kyushu Univ. Japan)

Advisory Members:
Kwangjo Kim (ICU, Korea) General Co-chair of IWAP2001
Chi-Sung Laih (Nat'l Cheng Kung Univ., Taiwan) General chair of IWAP2002

Program Committee Members
Yvo Desmedt, Florida State University, USA
Cathy Meadows, NRL, USA
Mike Burmester, Florida State University, USA
Moti Yung, Columbia Univ. USA
Yuliang Zheng, UNCC, USA
Susanne Wetzel, Stevens Institute of Technology, USA
Adam Young, Cigital Labs, USA
Carlisle Adams, Univ. of Ottawa, Canada
Bart Preneel, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, BELGIUM
Dieter Gollmann, TU Hamburg-Harburg, Germany
Tsuyoshi Takagi, TUD, Germany
David Naccache, Gemplus, France
Phong Nguyen, ENS, France
Berry Schoenmakers, TUE, Netherland
Sokratis K. Katsikas, Univ. of the Aegean, Greece
Javier Lopez, University of Malaga, Spain
Michael Scott, Dublin City Univ, Ireland
Valtteri Niemi, Nokia Research Center, Finland
Chris Mitchell, RHBNC, UK
Josef Pieprzyk, Macquarie University, Australia
Selwyn Russell, QUT, Australia
Bimal Roy, ISICAL, India
Jianying Zhou, I2R, Singapore
Norbik Bashah Idris, Univ. Technology Malaysia, MALAYSIA.
Victor Keh-Wei Wei, CUHK, HongKong
Weidong Kou, The Univ. of Hong Kong, HongKong
Kwok Yam Lam, TsingHua Univ. China,
Yongfei Han, ONETS, China
Xuejia Lai, Shanghai Jiaotong Univ. China
Shiuhpyng Shieh, Nat'l Chiao Tung Univ., Taiwan
Jae-il Lee, KISA, Korea
Jae-cheol Ryou, Chungnam National Univ., Korea
Kyo Il Chung, ETRI, Korea
Eiji Okamoto, Univ. of Tsukuba., Japan
Ryoichi Sasaki, Tokyo Denki Univ., Japan
Further information about this workshop can be requested by e-mail to
sakurai(a)csce.kyushu-u.ac.jp (The program chair).