Financial Cryptography and Data Security 2008
  Twelfth International Conference
  28-31 January 2008
  El Cozumeleno Beach Resort, Cozumel, Mexico

Important Dates 
Submission: 10 October 
Posters: 20 November 
Panels: 13 November 
Notification: 28 November 
Conference: 28 January 

Silver Sponsors 

Bronze Sponsors 

Sponsors in Kind 

Radu Sion


The conference takes place in the El Cozumeleno Beach Resort, Isla Cozumel, Q.ROO Mexico The special conference rates (valid until December 17, please mention FC 2008) are $158/118/108 (single/double/triple) for ocean view rooms and $173/133/NA for deluxe rooms. Children 0-12 stay for free. These net rates are quoted in U.S. dollars, are per person per night in an All Inclusive Basis and include taxes and service. The room's assignment will be subject to hotel availability. The checkout time is: 12:00 hrs, the checkin time is 3:00 p.m.

Reservation Process Details

To get a reservation to the hotel, you will need to send them the following items: (1) a credit card copy (both sides), (2) a copy of a photo ID (both sides) (3) a filled-out letter (download MS WORD template here). If you would like to make the reservation online, please chose the group reservation option and enter code FC08COZ (first "0" is a number, second "O" is a letter). The rates are $2 higher for data service.

Free Child Care

The hotel offers a kids' club, with supervised childcare and activities from 9am to 5pm for children of age 5-12 whose parents are somewhere on the premises (in the conference room is fine). This is free of charge for hotel guests. Baby-sitting is available for US$5 per child per hour. Additionally, as part of the room rate for conference attendees, children of age 0-12 are free of charge (including food).

Other Hotels

Cozumel has a wide selection of price ranges and accomodations. Check out any of the travel sites to access these. Please keep in mind the location of the conference hotel on the northern tip of the island.

Close-by (0-2 miles) hotels include: Other (3-5 miles) hotels include:
This conference is organized annually by the International Financial Cryptography Association.