Important dates:

  • CFP Opens: 30th Aug 2018
  • CFP Closes: 15th Sep 2018
  • Paper announcement: 18th Sep 2018
  • Meet-Up: 29th Sep 2018

Guideline for Submitting your research:

Email your submission to: cfp [at] dc0471 [dot] org

email subject should be: DC0471 - 0X02 - CFP - Paper title

Email body :

The email body must contain information as per the below given format.

speaker bio :
  • Speaker Name:
  • Company/Organization:
  • Email ID:
  • Contact Number:
  • Speaker Profile: (max 500 words)
Presentation / Paper details :
  • Title of the presentation:
  • Abstract:
  • Presentation Time Required: (30min/45min/15min)
  • Category (New Research / Current Research or Open Source Project):
  • Is there any demonstration? Yes or No

What kind of talks / Topics do we want?:

  • Innovative attack / defense strategies
  • Red Teaming
  • Blue Teaming
  • Software/Hardware exploitation
  • Network security
  • Security monitoring
  • Web Application Security
  • Mobile application Security
  • Cloud Security
  • DevSecOps
  • Digital Forensics
  • Incident Response
  • Threat Intelligence
  • Malware Analysis
  • Cryptography
  • Security Automation
  • Threat Hunting

Everything Else - Above are some suggested topics that loosely align with the theme, but being a DEF CON Group we consider all talk subjects related to hacking or cyber security. If your talk doesn't fit in one of these topics don't worry, the suggested themes are just a starting point.
DC0471 doesn’t place any restrictions on topic. However, we requests something specific as well as general. We want new, creative and cool content.


Speaker benefits:

  • DC0471 Speaker Badge
  • Goodies
  • Slides and presentation videos will be showcased in DC0471 website and social media profiles
  • Lots of love and respect from the infosec community.

Please note:

  • If you would like to showcase your company’s products or technology, please review our Sponsorship opportunities and email us at box [at] dc0471 [dot] org