FOCODILE 2020 - 1st International Workshop on Foundations of Consensus and Distributed Ledgers

FOCODILE 2020 is one of the workshops at DisCoTec 2020, the 15th International Federated Conference on Distributed Computing Techniques. It will be held on June 19, 2020.

COVID-19 update

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, FOCODILE 2020 will be held online, as the rest of DisCoTec. No physical meeting/presentations will take place. Instead, the authors of accepted papers will give their talks remotely (or record their talks if they prefer), and discuss with the conference participants online. More details will follow.


FOCODILE is a forum to exchange ideas and recent research findings on theoretical foundations of consensus and blockchain technology. Topics include, but are not limited to:

Contributions from doctoral students and young researchers are particularly encouraged.


Go to the workshop programme page

Submission Guidelines

Submissions must be in English and in the form of an extended abstract of up to 6 pages (+ 2 pages references). All abstracts should be submitted through Easychair (submission link).

A submission should contain original, unpublished work, reporting results of new, recent, or ongoing research. We also welcome submissions of abstracts based on work submitted or published elsewhere, provided that all relevant information is disclosed at submission time. Abstracts may be published on the workshop’s webpage (subject to author’s approval).

Important dates (updated)

Keynote Speaker

Program committee

More Information

For additional information, please contact the Program Committee chairs.