Cryptography : da Vinci edition

General description

Have you started to solve crosswords before you learnt how to read? Have you read all the Sherlock Holmes' stories and discovered all the mysteries before the detective did it? Are Rubik cube and Sudoku baby toys for you? Do you need to encrypt your text messages so that your girlfriend/boyfriend will not know that you have a lover(shame on you!)? BEST Kyiv has a solution! We've found the specialists on cryptography (maybe, some of them are working with FBI. Or maybe not?), so we've decrypted almost all the secret information for you and prepared the coolest academic program ever. What is more, Kyiv is the best and hospitable city full of open-minded and kind people;) Amazing old buildings, mysterious undergrounds and catacombs await! Be sure, we'll show you some secrets that Kyiv is hiding. Do you REALLY like to dance? What about singing "Ty zh mene pidmanula"? You will have the opportunity to do it in Ukrainian style! Never tried but always dreamed of tasting Ukrainian borsch, varenyki and SALO? What about horilka and fruit liqueur? No? Don't loose your chance get to know our BEST spirit and how we get fun. YOU HAVE TO COME AND TRY!

Academic information

Fields of activity:
Computational Sciences , Computer Engineering , Computer Science/Automatic Control/Informatics , Control Engineering/Systems engineering , Electronic/Electrotechnical Engineering , Mathematics
Content and topics:
Cryptography, information security, ciphers
Learning goals and objectives:
The students will gain knowledge in cryptography and information security through lectures and practical tasks.
Examination type:
ECTS credits issued:

Information for applicants

Selection criteria:
Motivational letter, required questions.

Practical arrangements

All of the following are covered by the event fee:

University dormitories
Organisers will provide you with breakfast, lunch and dinner each day of the course and at least one of the meals per day will be hot.
Public transport is provided by the organizers and your own feet!