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2014 Information Security Conferences - LufSec

2014 Information Security Conferences

By Henry Dalziel

These are the main conferences that we have identified for 2014. Most of these events are in the US but there are a few in Europe, Asia and the Middle East. As ever, this is a ‘work in progress’ so we will be adding to this list as the year rolls out.

Information Security Conferences of 2014



Date: January 9, 2014
Conference Title: 9th Security In Computer Networks And Distributed Systems
Where: Ajmer, India
Link to the event
Date: January 9 – 12, 2014
Conference Title: Cyber Secure Pakistan
Where: Marriott Hotel, Islamabad, Pakistan
Link to the event
Date: January 13 – 15, 2014
Conference Title: Real World Cryptography Workshop
Where: New York City, United States
Link to the event
Date: January 13 – 17, 2014
Conference Title: S4x14
Where: North Miami, United States
Link to the event
Date: January 17 – 19, 2014
Conference Title: Shmoocon 2014
Where: Washington, DC, United States
Link to the event
Date: January 19, 2014
Conference Title: Suits and Spooks
Where: Washington, DC, United States
Link to the event
Date: January 20, 2014
Conference Title: BSides Columbus, Ohio
Where: Columbus, OH, United States
Link to the event
Date: January 22 – 24, 2014
Conference Title: InfoWarCon
Where: Nashville, TN, United States
Link to the event
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Date: January 27, 2014
Conference Title: AppSec California 2014
Where: Santa Monica, CA
Link to the event
Date: January 27 – 29, 2014
Conference Title: CyberTech Israel 2014
Where: Israeli Trade Fair & Convention Center, Tel Aviv
Link to the event
Date: January 29, 2014
Conference Title: SmartSec Europe 2014: End-to-End Cyber Security for the Smart Grid
Where: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Link to the event




Date: February 4 – 6, 2014
Conference Title: FP7 Smart Conference 2014
Where: Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Link to the event
Date: February 9 – 13, 2014
Conference Title: Kaspersky’s SAS 2014
Where: Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Link to the event
Date: February 12 – 14, 2014
Conference Title: nullcon Security Conference 2014
Where: Goa, India
Link to the event
Date: February 15, 2014
Conference Title: BSides Tampa, Florida
Where: Tampa, Florida, United States
Link to the event
Date: February 17 – 18, 2014
Conference Title: Code Blue
Where: Tokyo, Japan
Link to the event
Date: February 17 – 20, 2014
Conference Title: 12th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies 
Where: Santa Clara, CA, United States
Link to the event
Date: February 23 – 26, 2014
Conference Title: NDSS Symposium 2014
Where: San Diego, California, United States
Link to the event
Date: February 23 – 26, 2014
Conference Title: 2014 Network and Distributed System Security Symposium
Where: San Diego, CA, United States
Link to the event
Date: February 24 – 28, 2014
Conference Title: RSA Conference USA 2014
Where: Moscone Center, San Francisco, United States
Link to the event
Date: February 28, 2014
Conference Title: International Symposium on Engineering Secure Software and Systems 
Where: Munich, Germany
Link to the event




Date: March 1 – 2, 2014
Conference Title: The 10th ACM SIGPLAN/SIGOPS International Conference on Virtual Execution Environments
Where: Salt Lake City, UT, United States
Link to the event
Date: March 3 – 5, 2014
Conference Title: 21st International Workshop on Fast Software Encryption (FSE 2014)
Where: London, United Kingdom
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Date: March 3 – 7, 2014
Conference Title: Financial Cryptography and Data Security 2014 
Where: Accra Beach Hotel, Barbados
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Date: March 6 – 8, 2014
Conference Title: Rooted CON
Where: Hotel Auditorium de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Link to the event
Date: March 8, 2014
Conference Title: DEFCON Kerala (India)
Where: Kerala, India
Link to the event
Date: March 12 – 14, 2014
Conference Title: CanSecWest 2014
Where: Sheraton Wall Centre Hotel, Vancouver, Canada
Link to the event
Date: March 14, 2014
Conference Title: Cyber Intelligence Asia 2014
Where: Singapore
Link to the event
Date: March 17 – 21, 2014
Conference Title: TROOPERS14
Where: Heidelberg Germany
Link to the event
Date: March 18, 2014
Conference Title: The International Conference on Computer Security and Digital Investigation (ComSec2014)
Where: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Link to the event
Date: March 20, 2014
Conference Title: Suits and Spooks
Where: Singapore
Link to the event
Date: March 20 – 21, 2014
Conference Title: Security B-Sides Austin
Where: WinGate Williamson Conference Center Round Rock, Austin, Texas, USA
Link to the event
Date: March 24 – 25, 2014
Conference Title: 9th International Conference on Cyber Warfare and Security ICCWS-2014
Where: Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
Link to the event
Date: March 26 – 28, 2014
Conference Title: IACR International Conference on Practice and Theory of Public-Key Cryptography (PKC)
Where: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Link to the event
Date: March 25 – 28, 2014
Conference Title: Black Hat | Asia
Where: Singapore
Link to the event
Date: March 31 – April 2, 2014
Conference Title: Ignite 2014
Where: The Cosmopolitan, Las Vegas, USA
Link to the event
Date: March 31 – April 4, 2014
Conference Title: The Symposium on Security for Asia Network (SyScan)
Where: Swissotel, Merchant Court, Singapore
Link to the event




Date: April 1 – 3, 2014
Conference Title: 13th European Security Conference & Exhibition 
Where: The Hague, Netherlands
Link to the event
Date: April 2 – 4, 2014
Conference Title: 11th USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation
Where: Seattle, WA, United States
Link to the event
Date: April 5 – 6, 2014
Conference Title: BSides Orlando, Florida
Where: Orlando, Florida, United States
Link to the event
Date: April 5 – 6, 2014
Conference Title: BSides Puerto Rico
Where: Puerto Rico
Link to the event
Date: April 7 – 9, 2014
Conference Title: InfoSec World
Where: Disney Contemporary Resort, Orlando, Florida, United States
Link to the event
Date: April 8 – 10, 2014
Conference Title: SOURCE Boston
Where: Marriott Tremont, Boston, United States
Link to the event
Date: April 10 – 13, 2014
Conference Title: notacon
Where: Cleveland, Ohio, United States
Link to the event
Date: April 11 – 12, 2014
Conference Title: 1st National Women in Cybersecurity Conference
Where: Nashville, TN, United States
Link to the event
Date: April 14 – 17, 2014
Conference Title: International Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems
Where: Berlin, Germany
Link to the event
Date: April 15 – 18, 2014
Conference Title: 2014 World Conference on Information Systems and Technologies (WorldCIST 14)
Where: Madeira, Portugal
Link to the event
Date: April 17, 2014
Conference Title: Suits and Spooks
Where: San Francisco, USA
Link to the event
Date: April 19 – 21, 2014 (not sure on the date…!)
Conference Title: InfoSec Southwest 2014
Where: Austin, Texas, USA
Link to the event
Date: April 25, 2014
Conference Title: THOTCON 0×5
Where: Chicago, United States
Link to the event
Date: April 27 – May 2, 2014
Conference Title: The United States Cyber Crime Conference
Where: National Conference Center, DC Metro Area, USA
Link to the event
Date: April 28 – 30, 2014
Conference Title: 2014 National Cyber Crime Conference
Where: Four Points Sheraton, Norwood, United States
Link to the event
Date: April 29- – May 1, 2014
Conference Title: The Third International Conference on Cyber Security, Cyber Warfare, and Digital Forensic (CyberSec2014)
Where: Faculty of Engineering – Lebanese University, Campus of Hadath, Beirut – Lebanon
Link to the event
Date: April 30, 2014
Conference Title: Houston CISO Executive Summit
Where: The Westin Houston, Memorial City, Houston, USA
Link to the event




Date: May 6, 2014
Conference Title: Western Canada Information Security Conference
Where: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Link to the event
Date: May 9 – 10, 2014
Conference Title: BSides Boston, MA
Where: Boston, MA, United States
Link to the event
Date: May 11 – 15, 2014
Conference Title: Eurocrypt
Where: Copenhagen, Denmark
Link to the event
Date: May 12 – 14, 2014
Conference Title: Information Security Practice & Experience Conference
Where: Fuzhou, China
Link to the event
Date: May 12 – 16, 2014
Conference Title: AusCERT2014 (13th annual AusCERT Information Security Conference)
Where: Royal Pines Resort, Queensland Gold Coast, Australia
Link to the event
Date: May 14, 2014
Conference Title: 35th IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy
Where: San Jose, CA, United States
Link to the event
Date: May 14 – 17, 2014
Conference Title: 2014 Honeynet Project Workshop
Where: Warsaw, Poland
Link to the event
Date: May 15 – 16, 2014
Conference Title: Infiltrate 2014
Where: Miami, United States
Link to the event
Date: May 16 – 18, 2014
Conference Title: CarolinaCon 10
Where: North Carolina, United States
Link to the event
Date: May 17, 2014
Conference Title: BSides Nashville
Where: Nashville, TN, USA
Link to the event
Date: May 19, 2014
Conference Title: National Homeland Security Conference
Where: Philadelphia, USA
Link to the event
Date: May 27 – 30, 2014
Conference Title: Hack in the Box (HITB) Security Conference
Where: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Link to the event
Date: May 28 – 30, 2014
Conference Title: Africacrypt 2014 (Annual International Conference on the Theory and Applications of Cryptology)
Where: Marrakech, Morocco
Link to the event




Date: June, 2014
Conference Title: Shakacon Security Conference 2014
Where: Honolulu, Hawaii
Link to the event
Date: June 1 – 4, 2014
Conference Title: Sixteenth Annual International Techno Security Conference
Where: Myrtle Beach Marriott Resort, South Carolina, USA
Link to the event
Date: June 2 – 3, 2014
Conference Title: area41 Security Conference
Where: Zurich, Switzerland
Link to the event
Date: June 4 – 6, 2014
Conference Title: Symposium sur la securite des Technologies de l’information et des Communications (SSTIC 2014)
Where: Rennes, France
Link to the event
Date: June 4 – 7, 2014
Conference Title: IEEE Cyber 2014
Where: Hong Kong, China
Link to the event
Date: June 13 – 15, 2014
Conference Title: CircleCityCon
Where: Hyatt Regency Indianapolis, USA
Link to the event
Date: June 17 – 18, 2014
Conference Title: SC Congress Toronto
Where: Metro Convention Center, Toronto, Canada
Link to the event
Date: June 23 – 26, 2014
Conference Title: Security & Risk Management Summit
Where: National Harbor, MD (Washington, D.C. area)
Link to the event
Date: June 23 – 26, 2014
Conference Title: OWASP AppSec Europe
Where: Cambridge, United Kingdom
Link to the event
Date: June 23 – 28, 2014
Conference Title: Hack In Paris & Nuit du Hack
Where: Paris, France
Link to the event




Date: July 3 – 4, 2014
Conference Title: 13th European Conference on Cyber Warfare and Security ECCWS-2014
Where: Piraeus, Greece
Link to the event
Date: July 12 – 24, 2014
Conference Title: PST2014 International Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust (PST)
Where: Toronto, Canada
Link to the event
Date: July 22 – 23, 2014
Conference Title: RSA Conference Asia Pacific & Japan
Where: Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
Link to the event
Date: July 18 – 20, 2014
Conference Title: Hope X
Where: Hotel Pennsylvania, New York City, United States
Link to the event




Date: August 2 – 7, 2014
Conference Title: Black Hat | USA
Where: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Link to the event
Date: August 5 – 6, 2014
Conference Title: BSides Las Vegas, United States
Where: Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Link to the event
Date: August 7 – 10, 2014
Conference Title: DEF CON 22
Where: Rio Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, United States
Link to the event
Date: August 17 – 21, 2014
Conference Title: CRYPTO 2014 (34rd International Cryptology Conference)
Where: University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), CA, United States
Link to the event
Date: August 20 – 22, 2014
Conference Title: 23rd USENIX Security Symposium
Where: San Diego, CA, United States
Link to the event




Date: September 3 – 5, 2014
Conference Title: 9th Conference on Security and Cryptography for Networks
Where: Amalfi, Italy
Link to the event
Date: September 17 – 19, 2014
Conference Title: (LATINCRYPT) Third International Conference on Cryptology and Information Security in Latin America
Where: Resort Costao do Santinho, Brazil
Link to the event
Date: September 23 – 26, 2014
Conference Title: CHES 2014 (Cryptographic Hardware and Embedded Systems)
Where: Busan, Korea
Link to the event
Date: September 23 – 27, 2014
Conference Title: BruCON Training and Conference 2014
Where: Gent, Beligium
Link to the event
Date: September 24 – 26, 2014
Conference Title: 13th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications
Where: Beijing, China
Link to the event
Date: September 24 – 26, 2014
Conference Title: VB2014 – 24th Virus Bulletin International Conference
Where: Seattle, WA, USA
Link to the event




Date: October 2014
Conference Title: Toorcon 2014
Where: San Diego, CA, United States
Link to the event
Date: October 4, 2014
Conference Title: 2014 Workshop on Supporting Diversity in Systems Research
Where: Broomfield, CO, United States
Link to the event
Date: October 6, 2014
Conference Title: Concise Courses Conference
Where: Online
Link to the event
Date: October 6, 2014
Conference Title: 11th USENIX Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation
Where: Broomfield, CO, United States
Link to the event
Date: October 14 – 17, 2014
Conference Title: Black Hat Europe
Where: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Link to the event
Date: October 20 – 22, 2014
Conference Title: SecTor (Security Training and Conference)
Where: Toronto, ON, Canada
Link to the event
Date: October 21 – 24, 2014
Conference Title: LASCON 2014
Where: Austin, TX
Link to the event




Date: November 9 – 14, 2014
Conference Title: 28th Large Installation System Administration Conference
Where: Seattle, WA, United States
Link to the event
Date: November 19 – 21, 2014
Conference Title: ISACA North America ISRM Conference
Where: Las Vegas, NV, USA
Link to the event




Date: December 27 – 30, 2014
Conference Title: Chaos Communication Congress
Where: Hamburg, Germany
Link to the event

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