Academic Pass registration is open to any member of the academia who can prove they are either a full-time student or full-time professors at an accredited university. An Academic Pass gives students and professors access to the 2009 Black Hat Briefings July 29-30, at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas NV; as well as admission into Defcon 17, July 31-August 2, 2009, at the Riviera Hotel.
We welcome those members of the academic community who can meet any one of the criteria below for students or professors to take advantage of the academic rates for Black Hat USA 2009.Students:
Academic Passes are available only via pre-registration. Registration for the Academic Pass will close on JULY 15 and any registrations after this date will be at the current stated Black Hat USA 2009 Briefings rate on blackhat.com. Registration at the live event will be at the full on-site delegate registration fee.
To register, please complete the application form for the appropriate event.
Once we have received the completed application, it generally takes 5 business days to be processed.