Austin - March 12-13, 2015


BSides Austin 2015: 

Security is still Weird and SCARY!!!



When: Thursday & Friday - March 12th & 13th, 2015


Where:  Wingate Conference Center - Round Rock, TX. (Austin suburb)


Registration Opens Feb 1st: 


If you are a student or Military with a valid ID, you will get in for FREE !!!  Just send us an email to BSidesAustin (at)


Call for Papers is OPEN!!!




  • WEDNESDAY 3/11 - TBA
  • OWASP/ISSA/BSides InfoSec Social - WinGate Hotel Bar - 5-8pm
  • Suggest one! - BSidesAustin<at>Gmail<dot>com

Follow the schedule as it develops:

LockPick Village:




Thursday Night Event:

The return of our famed 'Fire Marshal Talks'.  Submit your topic and discuss whatever IT/InfoSec/Hackery/Sploit you want.

Find the board, write your name and topic.

Starts at 6pm or after the Thursday talks conclude.  Dinner and beer provided IF sponsored.

Friday Night Reception:

Join us for the Post Con Reception for refreshments and food.  Meet the sponsors, speakers and get to know your community!
Starts at 6pm or after the Con concludes and the cleanup is complete.  

   BrewSides Austin 2015 Post Con Activity

       Saturday March 14th 10am
       Meet at - Wingate Hotel Lobby, NOT the Conf Center



Book one of these rooms near the venue - closest hotels first

 BSides Austin Staff and Speaker Hotel
Wingate Round Rock- overflow
  • 512-341-7000
  • 1209 N. IH 35 North, Exit 253 at Hwy 79, Round Rock, TX 78664
  • Use code "BSidesAustin"
Other area hotels
    •  TBD

2015 BSides Texas State Sponsors:
BSides Texas would like to express our extreme thanks to sponsors that support BSidesAustin, & BSidesSATX!

Engaging the Audience Sponsors for BSidesAustin 2015

Above and Beyond for BSidesAustin 2015

Core Sponsors for BSidesAustin 2015

Contributing Sponsors for BSidesAustin 2015

Shwagg Sponsors for BSidesAustin 2015

BEER Sponsor

Door Prizes