Business Hall Hours

Wednesday, July 26: 10:00 – 19:00
Thursday, July 27: 10:00 – 17:00

Network with more than 15,000 information security professionals and evaluate a range of security products and solutions offered by Black Hat sponsors. The 2017 Business Hall brings more opportunities for attendee, vendor, and community engagement.



Connecting premier companies with top level talent in the security space.


Designated area for start-ups to showcase cutting-edge products and solutions and engage with the community.


One-hour sponsored presentations in the Business Hall Theater, presented by leading researchers and security experts.


The Business Hall Networking Lounges on Level One and Level Two will be the primary destination for attendees to network, conduct informal meetings and enjoy food and beverages.

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Level Two Sponsored by:  


Selected area for private meeting rooms and suites to conduct business with clients, colleagues and press.


The Lobby Lounge is on Level One of the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, right outside the Business Hall.

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The Mobile App features conference, session, expo, and networking information, helping attendees navigate the Black Hat USA event in real time.

Platinum Sponsor:  


The Recharging Lounge is the primary destination for Black Hat attendees to charge their devices, work and relax.

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Attendee Profile

  • PURCHASE AUTHORITY: One in four attendees manages and budget and/or signs off on solution purchases; 75% of attendees influence solution selection
  • INDUSTRY: Top four include Information and Networking Security, IT/Telecommunications, Financial Services and Defense (Civilian and Military)
  • COMPANY SIZE: Over 57% come from companies with 1,000+ employees; of those, 34% come from companies 10,000+
  • JOB LEVEL: Half are Manager-level or above – 31% with Director, VP, President and C-level titles
  • JOB TITLE: Top three titles include Engineer, InfoSec and C-suite

Delegate Snapshot

  • Accenture - Senior Manager - Information Security
  • American Express - Senior IT Security Specialist
  • Comcast - Senior Manager, Information Security
  • Department of Justice - Chief Systems Security Officer
  • ExxonMobil Corporation - Security Principal
  • JP Morgan Chase - Mobile Application Security Lead
  • Kellogg – CISO
  • Lockheed Martin - Chief Security Officer
  • Microsoft - Chief Security Advisor
  • Mozilla Corporation - Security Program Manager
  • - Senior Information Security Engineer
  • Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics - Chief Product Security Officer
  • Sony Music - VP, IT Security
  • The Boeing Company - Application Pen Tester
  • U.S. Dept. of State - Cyber Analyst

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