Candidate statement for Amit Sahai

Cryptography has been my main area of research since my early days as a doctoral student. I remain captivated by the breadth, depth, and beauty of our field. I view IACR conferences as permier venues for dissemination of cryptographic research.

In serving as an IACR director, my objectives are to:

I have published over two dozen papers at CRYPTO/EuroCrypt, and several more at other IACR venues, as well as served on the PC's of several IACR conferences, and presented invited talks at conferences including PKC 2009. I am a panelist and invited speaker at the upcoming National Science Foundation (NSF) Workshop on the Future of Trusted Computing.