Black Hat / DEF CON 2018

Bugcrowd is gearing up for another exciting year in Las Vegas! We will be in full force during Black Hat / DEF CON week with booths, presentations, brand new swag, epic parties and more.

Here is an overview of where we will be and when we’ll be there. Stop by and say hello!


Black Hat (August 4th – 9th, 2018)


Bugcrowd Booth – #1236

Be sure to stop by and visit us at Booth #1236 to learn more about Bugcrowd, chat with some of our top researchers, connect with our executive team, collect our customized swag and more!

We will be hosting live presentations at our booth at 11:00AM, 1:00PM and 2:00PM both days. Topics range from crowdsourced security to bug hunter’s methodology and up-leveling your bug bounty program.

When: August 8th & 9th, 2018

Time: 10:00AM – 7:00PM on August 8th, 10:00AM – 5:00PM on August 9th

Where: Booth #1236 in Shoreline, Mandalay Bay South Convention Center | 3950 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV

Request a 1:1 meeting with a crowdsourced security expert

Risky Biz Party (official sponsor)

We are super excited to be official sponsors of the Risky Biz Party for the 2nd year in a row! We will kick off the night by promoting diversity in security with a WOMEN ONLY networking event from 6PM – 7PM.  Be sure to come join us and enjoy an open bar, music, and networking with fellow Risky Biz listeners.

When: August 7, 2018

Time: 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM, early bird (6PM – 7PM) is women only!

Where: Alexxa’s Bar | 3655 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV

Register for Event

LevelUP @ Skyfall Lounge (official sponsor)

Take Sin City’s most breathtaking elevator ride to the top of the Delano hotel, challenge fellow Black Hatters in our retro arcade and sip on hand-crafted cocktails. One of the swankiest lounges on the strip, Skyfall Lounge offers 180-degree panoramic views and for one night only, you can Level Up on over 200 classic video games like Zelda, Mario Kart, Donkey Kong and more from the top of Las Vegas.

When: August 8th, 2018

Time: 8:00 PM – 12:00 AM

Where: Skyfall Lounge in the Delano | 3940 Las Vegas Blvd S, Las Vegas, NV

Register for Event

BJJ Smackdown hosted by Jeremiah Grossman

Black Hat Review Board member Jeremiah Grossman will host the 8th Annual Las Vegas BJJ Smackdown off-site during Black Hat USA. Bugcrowd is a proud sponsor of this year’s event.

When: August 9th

Time: 6-8PM

Email me@llanagrossman.com for more information and participation details. Watch this promo video.

DEF CON (August 9th – 12th, 2018)


DEF CON Car Hacking Village

Bugcrowd is a proud sponsor of The Car Hacking Village. Get the opportunity to expand your knowledge about car hacking and interact with the top minds in the industry.

When:  Friday, August 10 — Sunday, August 12

Time: 11AM – 5PM

Where: The Flamingo  Las Vegas | 3555 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109

Bugcrowd House Party

Sponsored by:

Back by popular demand, Bugcrowd will be taking over the Rockhouse Bar again for our 2nd annual Researcher House Party! Join us for an epic night including live-action chefs, flair bartenders, games and a live performance by DualCore.

When: August 9th, 2018

Time: 8:00 PM – 12:00 AM

Where: Rockhouse Bar | 3377 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV

Register for Event ONLY A FEW SPOTS LEFT! 

Hospitality Suite

Beat the Vegas heat and grab some food and drinks at our stylish Hospitality Suite in Caesar’s Palace. Bugcrowd will be hosting our first “Meet the ASEs” panel event on August 11 from 3-4 PM. Don’t miss it! Registration required.

When: August 9th, 10th & 11th, 2018

Time: Noon – 4:30PM

Where: Caesar’s Palace | 3570 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV

Register for Event

QueerCon Pool Party (official sponsor)

When: August 10th, 2018

Time: 8:00PM – 3:00AM

Where: Palm’s Palace Pool | 4321 W Flamingo Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89103

No Registration Required

See you in Sin City!