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Registration Terms & Conditions

Black Hat USA 2020 Registration Terms & Conditions

We strongly advise that you print this page and keep a copy for your records.

Once you have completed your registration, please read your Order Confirmation email to make sure that you have been registered for the correct class BEFORE the start of the conference. If you find that you have been registered for the incorrect class, you must contact us by July 17, 2020 in order for us to move you to the class you originally wanted to be in (space pending). Please read the TRAINING CLASS CHANGE REQUEST policy below.

Americans with Disabilities Act

If you require special assistance, auxiliary aids, interpreters or other reasonable accommodations while participating in the Training(s), please email Jon Osing at least six weeks prior to the event date.

Audio & Video Recordings

Attendees are not permitted to record any of the Trainings or sessions at Black Hat. Anyone caught recording, whether it be audio or video, may be liable for damages.

Cancellation Policy

Code of Conduct

Black Hat believes our community should be open for everyone. As such, we are committed to providing a friendly, safe and welcoming environment. By participating you agree to abide by the Code of Conduct.

Continuing Education Credits

Black Hat provides Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credits for those who are certified through (ISC)2:

You can request CPE credits by entering your certificate number on the online registration form.

Special service for CISSPs and SSCPs: Black Hat will automatically forward your earned CPE credits to (ISC)2 upon completion of Training and/or Briefings, thirty days after the event has ended. Please allow four to six weeks for (ISC)2 to post your hours.

CPE is a globally recognized standard unit of measure for continuing education for security professionals. Please see (ISC)2 for more information regarding the certification process. Please note Black Hat does not maintain records of earned CPE credits. It is the responsibility of the student to maintain his or her own records.


Outstanding balances are due at the start of the conference. Admission to Black Hat will not be allowed and registration credentials will not be issued until all fees have been paid in full. Black Hat reserves the right to cancel your registration if we do not receive payment by July 2, 2020. All pricing is listed in USD.

Due to the limited seating in the Trainings programs, payment in full is required no later than 2 weeks from the date of your registration. If payment is not received within the two-week period, you will be sent a courtesy payment reminder and if no payment is received by the specified deadline in the courtesy reminder, you will be removed from the Training.

Credit Cards

We accept MasterCard, Visa, and American Express. All credit cards are processed at the time of your registration.

Bank Transfer / Wire Transfer

Payments by bank/wire transfer must be submitted by July 2, 2020. If you are unable to meet this deadline, please pay by credit card.

Please make the bank/wire transfer payable to:

Informa Tech Holdings LLC
JP Morgan Chase 4 Chase Metrotech Center, 7th Floor East
Brooklyn, NY 11245

BANK ACCT # 581946501
ABA ROUTING # 021-000-021
Chips ABA - 0002
BIC/Swift Code (IBAN) - CHASUS33
DUNS Number - 06 592 6420

Please include the confirmation number from your pending registration, the conference name as well as the registrant's name in the reference field of the wire transfer. Once you have submitted your wire transfer, please email the following details:

The deadline to submit a wire transfer is July 2, 2020. If a wire transfer is submitted after this date and not received prior to the event, payment will be required on-site in order to receive a badge.

If you have any questions, please contact the Black Hat Registration Team for assistance:

Local: +1.415.947.6846
Toll Free (USA Only): +1.866.203.8081

Privacy Statement

For information about our privacy policy, please visit:

All inquiries, correspondence and issues related to conference registration should be directed to Black Hat via email.

In the event you need immediate assistance our registration team can be reached via phone:

Program Changes

Black Hat reserves the right to make changes in the conference programs, Trainings and speakers, or to cancel programs if enrollment criteria are not met, or when conditions beyond its control prevail. All conference sessions are filled on a first-come, first-seated basis. Arrive early to ensure a seat!

Promo Codes

Promo codes are only applicable to registrations that are completed online and applied at the time of registration. Only one promo code may be applied to an individual registration. Promo codes may not be combined and may not be applied retroactively.


In order to receive a refund, all refund requests must be submitted by July 17, 2020 and accompanied by a completed Black Hat Registration Update Form.

Credit Cards: Refunds for credit card payments will only be to the original card charged.

Checks: Payments made via check will be refunded via bank wire. Email to begin the refund process.

Wires: Payments made via bank wire will be refunded via bank wire. Email to begin the refund process.

Event Cancellation: If the organizers of Black Hat are forced to cancel the event, anyone with a current paid registration may request a full refund, minus only credit card processing fees. There will be no cancellation fee.

This applies to current paid registrations only in the event that Black Hat must officially cancel. Any cancellation fees charged prior to an official cancellation of Black Hat are non-refundable.


Substitutions, including those made on-site, are allowed with the written permission of the original registrant. You may submit your request via email by completing the Black Hat Registration Update Form.

A substitution is a straight transfer of registration credentials.

Tax Invoices

Training Certificates of Completion

Black Hat now issues all Training Certificates of Completion in digital format. Digital credentials — a traditional looking certificate, and more modern badge — provide a more sustainable, verifiable and secure pathway for Black Hat Training attendees to share their achievements.

Certificates and badges are sent to the email address associated with the attendee registration. Certificates will not be issued to attendees not physically present at their registered Training course.

For any questions or issues with your certificate, please contact:

Training Class Cancellations by Black Hat

In the event that a Training is canceled due to low enrollment, Trainer cancellation, or other reasons beyond our control, we will contact you immediately to make an alternate selection.

If Black Hat is forced to cancel a Training class, you have the following options:

Training Class Change Request

You are registered only for the Training class you selected. In order to change classes, you must complete the Black Hat Registration Update Form no later than July 17, 2020, space pending. After this date, we cannot change your Training class unless the class has been canceled.

If you are owed a refund for the difference of the class cost, you will be sent a refund via the same method of payment.

If additional payment is required, you will be billed the difference in the class cost. All outstanding fees must be paid in full by July 17, 2020.

Please email your request to: Class space for the Training is extremely limited and we have sold out in years past. There is no guarantee that space will be available in the class you are requesting.

Training Class Reservations

All Training course seats are first-come, first-paid. The only way to hold a seat in a Training course is to be paid in full at the time of your registration. Black Hat reserves the right to cancel your unpaid registration without notification in order to guarantee the seat to a paid delegate.

Virtual Attendance Policy

Informa (and any third party platform provider acting on our behalf) will use your personal information during the registration process to host and manage this digital event and for analyzing visitor traffic with a view to improving the event experience for visitors.

Upon registration you may have chosen to withhold permission to share your data with third parties (i.e. sponsors & exhibitors), however when entering a virtual exhibition booth and/or a sponsored session/track/briefing or viewing/downloading sponsor/exhibitor resources, your personal information will be shared with the exhibitor or sponsor to allow them to engage with you and they may also follow-up and use your details for marketing purposes. If you accept a connection or meeting invite, then your full contact details will be shared directly with another attendee, sponsor or exhibitor and they may follow-up and use your details for marketing purposes.