PR Strategy and Counsel

Black Hat annually attracts top-tier press, analysts and bloggers from around the world. In order to maximize publicity for the content presented at the event, the Black Hat PR team is eager to assist you.


For the quickest response, please reach out to the entire Black Hat PR team at

Kimberly Samra

//Phone: +1 415 412 6362

Media List

Black Hat will release a list of media who have elected to share their contact information with sponsors. Access to the opt-in media list is an exclusive sponsor benefit. The list will be available in the Sponsor Portal. If you are interested to see who else is writing about Black Hat, please see the Black Hat Press Page.

Sponsors' Press Collateral

Sponsors are encouraged to leave press kits or other promotional materials you'd like to make available to the media in attendance in the Black Hat Media Center. Creative company information is always appreciated.

Announcements On Site

For third-party announcements during Black Hat events, we encourage you to reference the specific event in your press materials and ask that you use the approved boilerplate where appropriate. See text below:

Black Hat Boilerplate

About Black Hat
For 20 years, Black Hat has provided attendees with the very latest in information security research, development, and trends. These high-profile global events and trainings are driven by the needs of the security community, striving to bring together the best minds in the industry. Black Hat inspires professionals at all career levels, encouraging growth and collaboration among academia, world-class researchers, and leaders in the public and private sectors. Black Hat Briefings and Trainings are held annually in the United States, Europe and Asia. More information is available at: Black Hat is organized by UBM plc. UBM is the largest pure-play B2B Events organizer in the world. Our 3,750+ people, based in more than 20 countries, serve more than 50 different sectors. Our deep knowledge and passion for these sectors allow us to create valuable experiences which enable our customers to succeed. Please visit for the latest news and information about UBM. 





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