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Diversity & Inclusion

To welcome a wider range of InfoSec professionals to Black Hat, and to encourage open and honest examination of our current challenges, we continue to expand programs and initiatives intended to create an inclusive environment. Black Hat aims to provide a platform to discuss current issues around diversity and inclusion in the industry.
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Health & Wellness

Kick back in the Revive Lounge, find your Zen at Black Hat Yoga, and take advantage of more health-conscious activities being offered this year at Black Hat USA 2018.
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Community Workshops

Open to all pass types, the Community Workshops encourage collaboration among attendees and presenters. Covering everything from personal digital resilience to mentorship and career-building strategies, attend the Black Hat Community Workshops to interact with topic experts and peers alike.
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Community Track

For Briefings Pass holders only. The Community track aims to provide a forum for idea sharing and discussion of relevant issues impacting the InfoSec community. Topics include diversity, inclusion, substance abuse, mental health, and more. The goal is to shed light on issues within the community and to help those potentially affected. View Briefings »



As a way to introduce the next generation of security professionals to the community, Black Hat awards Academic Briefings Passes to a limited number of student applicants. We encourage students of all backgrounds, who have an interest in InfoSec, to apply. Student Scholarship »
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Black Hat is committed to helping non-profit partners who in turn help the InfoSec community. From online safety champions, to legal advisors, to the local community in Las Vegas, Black Hat supports a broad range of partners in their efforts on behalf of our community throughout the year.
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Being an ethical, sustainable business is central to how we behave, how we make decisions and how we do business every day. More information »

Social Media

Stay connected using our social media channels! Join the conversation with Black Hat Speakers, Trainers, Review Board members, and attendees. More information »


Association Partners

Strategic partnerships with not-for profit organizations offer resources, membership, education, and development opportunities to Black Hat attendees.
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Dark Reading

The official media partner of Black Hat, Dark Reading challenges community members to think about security by providing strong, even unconventional points of view, backed by hard-nosed reporting, hands-on experience and the professional knowledge. More information »