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Layer 8 Conference 2019
June 8$40 – $100
Layer 8 Conference 2019 is the only one that is solely dedicated to social engineering and open source intelligence (OSINT) discussions. We will have two tracks of presentations on these topics from world-renowned social engineers and investigators.
In addition, we will have:
- A two-hour improv workshop run by the Providence Improv Group to help social engineers work on their improvisational skills.
- A lockpicking village run by The Open Organization of Lockpickers (TOOOL) where you can learn how to pick a lock and even try it yourself!
- A capture the flag competition run by Trace Labs and in partnership with the RI State Police where we will use OSINT skills to locate missing persons.
- Training! Social Engineering and Open Source Intelligence Workshop with world-class trainer Joe (@C_3PJoe) Gray on Friday, June 7th. Discount code: JJ10
- Diversity sponsorships, provided by Mimecast!
- Mental Health Hackers Village!
About Layer 8 Conference 2019
Why Layer 8? It comes from the OSI Model of networking. The OSI Model has 7 layers from the physical at layer 1, to the application at layer 7. We feel that when you go beyond this, the next layer of interaction is with the human. Since social engineering and OSINT is about the human, we feel this would be Layer 8!Tags: 2019 event lockpicking osint social engineering us