As part of Google’s ongoing commitment to encouraging women to excel in computing and technology, Google is pleased to announce the HITB2011AMS Conference Grant. This grant is set up to enable more female computer scientists to attend and participate in HITB2011AMS. The grant includes a pass to the conference on 19th and 20th of May (accommodation not included) & travel expenses up to EUR500! We encourage all female hackers and computer scientists to apply.
To be eligible for a conference grant, candidates must:
The draft agenda for the upcoming 2011 Hack In The Box Amsterdam (HITB2011AMS) security conference was published and promises a lot of interesting presentations on Web attacks, GPS tracking, ATM crime and mobile security.
Individuals and teams wanting to participate in the Capture The Flag – World Domination competition at #HITB2011AMS will need to go through a pre-qualification round (held online) over the weekend of the 19th and 20th March. This pre-qual game will also give participants an insight into what to expect come game day.
The online registration and Call for Papers for the 2nd annual HITBSecConf in Europe is now open!
At our first ever .EU event in 2010 we brought a brand new quad track format conference and this year we’re about to bring a new feature first introduced at HITB2010KUL – the keynote panel discussion. For HITB2011AMS the discussion will focus on The Economics of Vulnerabilities and features keynote panelist from Google, Adobe, McAfee, TippingPoint and Mozilla!