The number of people who participated this conference
was little over 150, and who participated the socical
gathering was about 120.
Because this conference was sponsored by IPSJ
(by CSEC to be exact), there were many papers on the system.
But the sponsor said, ``We accept every paper if it is related
to the security.
Recently the certification thecnology is paid attention
because of the electronic government. So there were some
papers on the certification thecnology such as biometrics.
And there was single session of PKI.
I was interested in papers on the multi-party protocol
(electronic commerce, electronic autction and anonymous