viernes, 10 de mayo de 2019

Ekoparty Buenos Aires Announced & Call for Papers is Open!

Important Dates for Ekoparty Security Conference
  • May 10, 2019 - CFP is Open
  • July 31, 2019 - CFP is Closed
  • August 10, 2019 - Final Notification to Authors
  • September 23 & 24, 2019 - Training Dates
  • September 25, 26 & 27, 2019 - Conference Dates


We are really proud to announce the fifteen edition of the Ekoparty Security Conference.
Once again, in this unique event, security specialist from all over Latin America and the World will have the chance to get acquainted with the most important researches of the year.

Ekoparty has become the most important technical conference in Latin America, which keeps offering the deepest knowledges in the field. In this 15 years edition of ekoparty, we are expecting to bring together more than 3000 security specialists.

During the 3-day high voltage lectures, you also can enjoy activities like our famous LOCKPICKING VILLAGE, the WIFI ATTACK LABORATORY, a WARDRIVING around the City, free WORKSHOPS, the most important CAPTURE THE FLAG in Latin America, not forgetting of course, our amazing parties!

Again in this fifteen edition:
  • ekoparty will recognize the trajectory of Latin American researchers, as also their greatest researches.

Suggested Topics

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Payment Systems & Banking
  • eSports Anti-Cheat and Hack-Detection
  • Web Security Privacy
  • Firmware and Embedded Systems
  • Phreaking: SS7 and 5G telecom security
  • Satellite Hacking
  • Beacon and RFID Security
  • Blockchains and Smart Contracts
  • Container, Hypervisor, and Cloud Security
  • Lockpicking
  • Reverse Engineering, Fuzzing
  • Botnets, Malware, Ransomware
  • Hardware hacking
  • Cryptography
  • Forensics & Anti-forensics

Note: Consideration will be given first to ORIGINAL work and content that has not been duplicated at any other security conference or networking event prior to September 1st, 2019. Submissions with technical papers attached will be given preference.

Speaker Privileges
  • Round-trip airfare ticket up to $2,000 USD
  • Premium accommodations at best hotels in Buenos Aires (3 nights)
  • VIP Special Event
  • VIP Speakers Dinner
  • Your ticket to Ekoparty Buenos Aires & 1 extra ticket
  • All presentations will be video recorded and shared online
  • Talks will be translated to Spanish and English

HACKTIVITIES
We are looking for new activities to be performed in parallel to the conference. Send us your proposal to: actividades@ekoparty.org


jueves, 7 de marzo de 2019

It's official, we are thrilled to announce ekoparty in Los Angeles!


Ekoparty LA is the first international expansion for Ekoparty, produced in partnership with Supermassive, bringing the expertise and culture of this vibrant and disruptive conference from its home in Buenos Aires, Argentina to North America for the first time. We anticipate attendance of 800+ cyber-security specialists.

Spanning 5 days (3 Training + 2 Conference) from June 5-9, 2019, Ekoparty Los Angeles will include all of the fun and immersive activities that make Ekoparty famous, and one of a kind: 

  • Professional Training 
  • Expert Sessions 
  • Workshops 
  • Lockpicking 
  • Hacking 
  • Capture the Flags 
  • Networking 
  • Parties 
  • Surprises :D

Stay tuned!