Call For Papers

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Call For Papers - BugCON 2016

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--[ Description

BugCON Security Conference is one of the most important security

conferences at Mexico. BugCON 2016 will take place at Mexico City from

November 10th to 11th, 2016.

----[ Background

BugCON Security Conference: Safety is just a myth...! is the biggest

security conference at Mexico since 2008.

    BugCON 2008: The security event with the highest technical level

in Mexico...

    BugCON 2009: More than 2800 attendees...

    BugCON 2010: More than 40 talks and trainings...

    BugCON 2012: Speakers from Argentina, USA, Spain, Ecuador, Colombia, Luxemburg, Mexico...

    BugCON 2013: The oldest CON from Mexico ;)

    BugCON 2014 - 2015: The staff was drinking a lot of beer at a far mexican beach c[xxx]

--[ Approach

BugCON is merely a technical security conference. BugCON is focused in

getting together security researchers, security professionals,

companies, universities and goverment agencies with the purpose of

showing their latest research, networking with people involved in

security fields and get drunk ;) ... all taking place in an uncensored


This is the reason why BugCON only accepts really hardcore technical

talks and workshops related with security areas like: research, new

techniques, vulnerabilities, projects, etc. No business talks...

neither "CSI of computers" nor yellow scarves.

--[ Call For Papers

BugCON accepts spanish and english submissions. The format is 45 mins

presentation and 10 mins Q&A for talks (if you need more time because

of demo, mention it), and 4/6/8 hours for trainings.

The suggested (but not restrictive) topics are:

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    Software security

    Web application security

    SCADA security

    Wireless security

    IPv6 security

    Virtualization security

    Database security



    Movile devices security


    Hardware cracking

    Cryptography and steganography


    Computer law

    Risk managment

    Videogames and geek stuff

To send your proposal, write an e-mail to secretary [at]

with the subject "CFP BugCON 2016:[Title]", it must containt the

following information:

    Speaker name and/or nickname

    Biography (we'll be grateful if you include a photo for the website)

    LinkedIN profile, website, publications, blog, CVE's or whatever

useful to determine who you are.

    Talk or training title


    Requirements (Internet, blackboard... a tequila)

    e-mail/website/social networks accounts

----[ Speakers benefits

    Accommodation for foreing speakers

    Lifetime access to BugCON


    ... uumh hey this is Mexico, your visit will be fun c[xxx]

--[ Call For Auditorium

This year BugCON doesn't have any university support, so if you can't

sponsor, share or know a place where we can do BugCON please write an

e-mail to secretary [at]

--[ Call For Sponsors

If you're able to support BugCON please write an e-mail to charity


----[ Sponsor benefits

Image sponsor will be included in informational merchandise, stands,

free tickets, mentions, banners, etc, etc... for detailed information

please write to charity [at]

--[ Call For Media Partners

The BugCON's main purpose is to motivate new people to research,

develop and be conscious of the security risk in our enviroments. For

this, we're looking for media (newspapers, magazines, T.V., etc) to

broadcast the conference.

If you're interested, please write an e-mail to secretary [at]

----[ Media Partners benefits

Image partner will be included in information merchandise, stands,

free tickers, mentions, banners, etc, etc.. for detailed information

please write to secretary [at]

--[ Important dates

CFP release: April 7th, 2016

CFP deadline: August 12th, 2016

Talks selection: August 26th, 2016

Schedule release: September 2th, 2016

BugCON trainings: November 10th, 2016

BugCON talks: November 11th, 2016

--[ Contact

Papers submission: secretary [at]

Sponsorship: charity [at]

Donations: charity [at]


Twitter: @BugCON



Contact us secretary [at] bugcon [dot] org