BSides Austin 2014:
Security is still Weird - 5th year !
When: Thursday & Friday - March 20th & 21st, 2014
Where: Wingate Conference Center - Round Rock, TX. (Austin suburb)
Registration Opens Feb 3rd: Register HERE
If you are a student with a valid ID, you will get in for FREE !!! Just send us a copy of your ID to BSidesAustin (at) Gmail.com. Redact any personal information.
Call for Papers is CLOSED
- Round 1 - CLOSED - Acceptance notifications Feb 3rd
- Round 2 opens Jan 14th - Acceptance notifications Feb 24th
Mr. Chester Wisniewski - SOPHOS - Pulling back the covers: A look at the evolution of Credit Card theft and how to detect it. A demonstration will be provided.
- WEDNESDAY 3/19 - 4 hour - Windows Logging Workshop - Learn how to Enable, Configure, Gather and Harvest logs to detect nefarious behavior - LAPTOP REQUIRED, or you will NOT be admitted unless there are empty seats.
- 2 hour - "Catch Me If You Can" - Want to learn or be a better Blue Teamer? Walk through a Pen-Test/attack and learn how to detect their malicious behavior
- Emerging Threats - Several industry experts will discuss emerging we all face.
Follow the schedule as it develops:
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 HackFormers Lunch Upstairs:
BSides is proud to bring the community together and have HackFormers holding their monthly meeting UPSTAIRS during Lunch in the High-Tech Room.
Hosted by Mano Paul and his Knights
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.
Meet at - Wingate Hotel Lobby, NOT the Conf Center
Car pool to the breweries. We will enjoy a BrewSides de-brief and discuss what will happen for next year.
BSides Austin Staff and Speaker Hotel
- 512 255-5551
- 2700 Hoppe Trail, Round Rock, TX 78681
- Use code "BSidesAustin" thru Mar 1
- 1209 N. IH 35 North, Exit 253 at Hwy 79, Round Rock, TX 78664
- Use code "BSidesAustin"
2014 BSides Texas State Sponsors:
BSides Texas would like to express our extreme thanks to sponsors that support BSidesAustin, & BSidesSATX!