BSides Connecticut is an exciting day long information security conference hosted at the Webster Bank Resource Center in Southington Connecticut. The facility in Southington, Connecticut is just two hours from New York City and Boston, and just thirty miles north of New Haven. With this ideal venue for collaborative presentations, sharing of information and ideas, BSides Connecticut will help establish a much-needed link between information security professionals and the Connecticut technology community.


Date:      October 7th, 2017

Time:      9am-6pm

Where:   Webster Bank Resource Center - Southington, Connecticut

               200 Executive Boulevard, Southington, CT 06489









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Time Start


Track 1

Other Activities

9:00 AM

Registration Begins

Breakfast is Served

9:30 AM   Opening Remarks  

10:00 AM


Removing Haystacks to Find Needles - playing to our strengths  - Monica Jain

CTF Opens

11:00 AM


Developing a Threat Modeling Mindset - Robert Hurlbut

Lightning talks - first come first serve?

12:00 PM




12:30 PM


Accelerating and Pivoting your Security Career - Alvin Fong / James Mcgovern


1:30 PM


DevOps – Security’s Big Opportunity - Peter Chestna


2:30 PM


How Should You Prepare for the Implementation of Connecticut’s New Cyber Strategy? - Loren Dealy Mahler


3:30 PM


Vulnerabilities in Modern Cryptography - John Stickle


4:30 PM


Providing Robustness in Endpoint Security Controls - Paul Drapeau/Brian Sturk

CTF Closes

5:30 PM


CTF Results and Closing Remarks

6PM - 9PM   Gigamon Networking Event at Sliders




Join us after the conference at Sliders in Southington for a networking event sponsored by Gigamon.






     Capture the flag: 







          Lightning Talks: Don't be shy....Sign up to give a lightning talk!





Will Genovese

William Reyor

Jon Searles

Roman Simanovich

Thomas Stott

Sean Roche

Sean Gomez


0day Simpson

Tom Barber



Call For Papers - CLOSED


In the BODY of the email, in order, please include:

  • Speaker name(s) and contact information

  • Bio limited to 100 words for presenter or whole team

  • Presentation Title

  • Abstract of the presentation topic, limited to 200 words or less for use in the printed program and for the website. 

  • Detailed outline or description of the topic. Get into the meat of what the presentation is about in detail. This really shouldn't be skipped.

  • List of other conferences at which submission has been presented or submitted.

  • Are you a potential first time presenter? Have you spoken at any other conferences? If yes, which ones?







Sponsorship is open, please review our various packages: BSidesCT 2017 Sponsor Packages.pdf

Please Fill out this form if interested in sponsoring: BSidesCT 2017 Sponsorship Tier Form.pdf

Send forms to Sponsors [at] BSidesCT [dot] org


 Event Sponsors: Please contact if interested in sponsoring! 












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