THOTCON 0x1 - Chicagos Hacking Conference (THOTCON)

Venue: Chicago

Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Event Date/Time: Apr 23, 2010 End Date/Time: Apr 23, 2010
Paper Submission Date: Jan 01, 2010
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THOTCON (pronounced ˈthȯt and taken from THree - One - Two) is a new small venue hacking conference based in Chicago IL, USA. This is a non-profit, non-commercial event looking to provide the best conference possible on a very limited budget.

*** WHEN / WHERE ***********************
The first conference will be held in Chicago,IL USA on April 23, 2010.

It will be held at a location only to be disclosed to attendees and speakers during the week before the event. It will be in Chicago and close to a CTA train stop, accessible by bus, and cab.

*** FORMAT *****************************
The event will be a single track.

There will be eight (8) 45 minute talks selected. We will also fill spots between talks with MICROBLOX (quick 12.5 minute talks on a focused topic) or INFOBLOX (5 minute infomercials on a project you are working on).

Topics we are interested in: retro computing, forensics, robotics, physical security, 0-days, application hacking, wireless, malware development/research, hacker spaces, attack detection, online game hacking, and consumer device hacking.