HackFest 2023 - Call for Presentations

Deadline: Monday, July 17 5pm ET

The Call for Presentations is Now Open!

Summit: Nov 16-17 | Hollywood, CA & Live Online

Speaking at a SANS Summit gives you the opportunity to engage with thousands of cybersecurity professionals, to share your expertise, and expand your network.

Get inspired by Hollywood’s bold, creative, and extravagant history at this year’s HackFest Hollywood Summit. Cybersecurity security practitioners from all over the world will head to Tinseltown to share their latest research, discoveries, and lessons to share with the community.

To get a taste of the type of dynamic presentations and speakers we're looking for, check out these talks from last year's HackFest Summit.

We are interested in proposed talks on topics including, but not limited to:

  • Red Teaming
  • Adversarial Machine Learning and AI
  • Cloud Pen Testing
  • Exploit Development
  • Purple Teaming
  • Web3
  • Internet of Things (IoT) Hacking
  • Assumed Breach
  • Bug Bounties
  • Hardware Hacking
  • Offensive Malware

Deadline: Monday, July 17, 5pm ET

Questions?  Email

Practical Advice for Submitting a Talk

Giving presentations at conferences is a great way to share your expertise, expand your professional network, and bolster your personal brand. But how do you submit a proposal that sets you apart from the crowd? Britta Glade, Director of Content for RSA Conference, and Dawn Cappelli, CISO of Rockwell Automation and program committee member for RSA Conference, have reviewed literally thousands of proposals, and share their tips for getting yours noticed and selected.