Registration Open! Sponsorships Available! Returning June 9th at Spirit!

BSidesPGH is a volunteer-run information security conference held in Pittsburgh. Security BSides is a global series of community-driven conferences presenting a wide range of information security topics.


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Call for participation

The BSidesPGH 2007 Training will be held on Thursday, June 8 2017 at the Hyatt North Side.

The BSidesPGH 2007 Conference will be held on Friday, June 9, 2017 at Spirit in Lawrenceville

Proposals for both the training and the conference are due no later than Sunday April 9, 2017 at 11:59 pm.

BSides Pittsburgh is now accepting papers, presentations, demonstrations and training proposals for the 7th annual BSides Pittsburgh, the volunteer-run computer security conference. BSidesPGH presenters and trainers will receive a speaker's gift, a special-edition BSidesPGH 2017 badge, and the utmost respect and gratitude of their peers.

BSidesPGH is looking for presentations and training courses on the following topics:

  • Emerging Threats
  • Incident Response

  • Threat Hunting

  • Malware Analysis

  • Event Monitoring

  • DevOps/SecOps

  • Data Analysis/Visualization

All presentation proposals must include:

  • Abstract (200 words or less)
  • Speaker biography (100 words or less)
  • Description of the talk
  • Speaker contact information (ex: email, phone, or Twitter)

Presentations are chose n by the BSidesPGH CFP committee and their decision is based on technical merits, relevance, and contributions to the state of art. Special consideration is given to students and first time presenters. No marketing will be accepted.