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Friday Presentations

Lieutenant Colonel Bill Hagestad II will Keynote: China's Hackers and Cyber Sovereignty.

Kat Sweet is speaking on "Hacking Our Way Into Hacking"

JP Smith will be discussing Curry and TARTS.

Chris Roberts is speaking about "All your Wheaties belong to us." Removing the basics that humans need for survival.

(5 more speakers will be announced soon!)

Friday: 'Opening Ceremony' Venue
The Pfister Hotel
424 E Wisconsin Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53202


CypherCon consists of two separately ticketed days of hacker events that includes amazing Speakers, Drinks, Puzzles, Wireless CTF, Lock Picking, Safe Cracking, Hardware Hacking, 'bomb' Defusing, Covert Operations, Cryptography and Ciphers, Privacy, & Drunken Magic Tricks.

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The 'Opening Ceremony'
Friday, March 11, 2016 5:45pm-Midnight
The 'Conference'
Saturday, March 12, 2016 10:00am-6:00pm

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Saturday Presentations

Joe Cicero will Keynote: Privacy In a Surveillance State, Evading Detection

Trenton Ivey will be speaking on bypassing encryption by attacking the cryptosystem perimeter.

David Webber will be speaking on Quantum Computation and Information Security.

Caleb Madrigal is demonstrating Hypervault.

Joshua Galloway is speaking on Untrusted Onions: Is Tor Broken?

Werner Juretzko will be speaking on "Espionage – A weapon during the cold war."

Raymond Benson will be speaking on his involvement with the James Bond series.

Saturday: 'Conference' Venue
International Exports, Ltd. (est. 1868)
779 North Front Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202