Images from the Twittersphere: DEF CON China [Beta]! DEF CON CFP: Thinking Back and Moving Forward by Nikita Bridging the Gap: Dispersing Knowledge through Research Presented at DEFCON by Aditya K Sood, Ph D Hackers and Healthcare: A Call To Arms by Christian “quaddi” Dameff, MD and Jeff “r3plicant” Tully, MD The DEF CON CFP Process by Leah DEF CON Bittorrent Configuration Guide Announcement by Dark Tangent Disrupting Robotic Homeostasis And Artificial Intelligent Systems With Electromagnetic Pulse by Paul F.As always, the Villages are generated by the interest and effort of DEF CON Community members looking to share their interests and obsessions with you.Friendly reminder that the Data Duplication Village has a CFP that's open until June 15th. In the spirit of DEF CON 26’s theme “1983: The View from Dystopia’s Edge”, we offer some homework reading with a focus on critical thinking. It’s compiled by the redoubtable Russ Kick of the legendary first version of disinfo.com, and it’s a sage, provocative collection of bite-size think pieces from all over the cognitive map.Which is super soon, so if you're looking to speak there we suggest haste and focus. The only through line is that many of your assumptions are garbage. https://archive.org/details/media_You_Are_Being_Lied_To “The Undercover Economist” is Tim Harford’s wry take on the basics of economic theory, with a special emphasis on the strange and counterintuitive ways the tangled forces of the economy affect your daily reality.At the closing ceremonies of DEF CON 25 last year we shared the results of our first public transparency report - an account of the incidents we dealt with throughout the con.The report now has a permanent home on the DEF CON website, and we’ll be updating it after every event.The pages of the calendar turn, ever closer to August.Today comes the surest sign - the DEF CON 26 speaker list is live on
This performance will be hot on the heels of the June release of ‘The Mutant Theater’ - expect serious rhythm and highly interactive stage show that’s been described as ‘Labyrinth meets Barbarella’. Our thanks also to the luminous humans of Order of the Overflow for putting on such a fun event! Online reg remains open for those who prefer it, but please be aware that the standard DEF CON method of paying at the door works just fine. Internet of Things Crypto and Privacy Wireless Biohacking R00tz Asylum Hardware Hacking Lockpicking Social Engineering Tamper Evident Data Duplication DEAF CON Voting Machine Hacking Recon AI Soldering Skills Drone Warz VX (Chip-Off) Mobile Museum of Vintage Technology Ethics Laser Cutting Cannabis CAAD (Competition on Adversarial Attacks and Defenses) Blue Team Car Hacking Packet Hacking Industrial Control Systems Skytalks Monero/BCOS Chances are there’s a few things in that list you want to level up on. Block off a little time for pre-con recon and make a plan to make sure you get to sample widely from the smorgasbord of C&E offerings. Bring a snack, though - there’s a lot of villages this year. ) villages, covering a pretty staggering array content. DEF CON 26 Entertainment Announcement: Juno Reactor! There are meetings throughout DEF CON - Noon and five pm Thursday through Saturday and Noon on Sunday. Now that you’ve had a whole day to absorb the epic Village list, we’ve got some more goodies for you. Renda 'Twas the week before DEF CON By Zack Fasel Don't Forget About the Q&A Sessions by The Suggmeister How Do I Make My CFP Stand Out? looking for a meeting, or just a quiet moment to regroup from the Vegas of it all, we have you covered.