The 14th Intl. Conference on Finite Fields and their Applications (Fq14)

  • Start Date: 06/03/2019
  • End Date: 06/07/2019

Simon Fraser University


The Fq conference is a biannual conference that covers various topics in finite fields including but not limited to: Theory: structure of finite fields, primitive elements, normal bases, polynomials, number-theoretic aspects of finite fields, character sums, function fields, APN functions. Computation: algorithms and complexity, polynomial factorization, decomposition and irreducibility testing, sequences and functions. Applications: algebraic coding theory, cryptography, algebraic geometry over finite fields, finite incidence geometry, designs, combinatorics, quantum information science. Invited Speakers include:

  • Antonia Bluher, National Security Agency, USA
  • Pascale Charpin, INRIA, France
  • Gretchen Matthews, Virginia Polytechnic & State University, USA
  • Kai-Uwe Schmidt, Paderborn University, Germany      
  • Igor Shparlinski, University of New South Wales, Australia
  • Xiaohu Tang, School of Information Science & Technology, Southwest Jiaotong University, China

Registration for this event is facilitated by PIMS at UBC. Please review the registration details below to complete your attendance at this event. 

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Early registration closes on March 18, 2019 (4:30pm Pacific Daylight Time).

Regular registration begins March 18, 2019 (4:31pm Pacific Daylight Time).

Regular registration closes on May 26, 2019 (4:30pm Pacific Daylight Time).

Late registration begins May 26, 2019 (4:31pm Pacific Daylight Time).

Late registration closes June 4, 2019 (4:30pm Pacific Daylight Time). 


Refund policy:

$50 penalty up to three weeks before the event, no refund thereafter.



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For more information on this event,  and to contact the organizers please visit the main site here.