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CanSecWest 2019

The 19th annual CanSecWest conference will be held March 20-22nd, 2019 at the Sheraton Wall Centre hotel in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

For the info about Pwn2Own, please check here.

Registration is available: here.

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CanSecWest, the world's most advanced conference focusing on applied digital security, is about bringing the industry luminaries together in a relaxed environment which promotes collaboration and social networking. The conference lasts for three days and features a single track of thought provoking presentations, each prepared by an experienced professional and talented educator who is at the cutting edge of his or her field. We give preference to new and innovative material, highlighting important, emergent technologies, techniques, or best industry practices.

The conference is single track, with one hour presentations over the duration beginning at 9:00 a.m. The registration fee includes the catered meals, and there will be a vendor display and lounge/eating area, where wireless internet access will be available (as well as in the speaking theater).

2010-02-04-00:00:00 PWN2OWN 2010 Preliminary Announcement

We will be having PWN2OWN again this year. There will be more prizes than ever (and more sponsors), our thanks to Tipping Point ZDI for supporting it again. There will be a browser contest, and a mobile device contest, similar to last year's challenges. We are drafting up the rules with our new advisory board that Aaron Portnoy has set up, and will be publishing it in the near future. Polish up those exploits, because you'll be able to use them to get fame, glory and nifty/valuable prizes again jsut like previous years...

For media interested in being on our announcement list for the contest please contact us via email and we will arrange to get you the rules and other details as soonas they are finalized. Actually, that also applies to interested competitors too. secwest10 [at]