The USENIX Summit on Hot Topics in Security (HotSec) aims to bring together researchers across computer security disciplines to discuss the state of the art, with emphasis on future directions and emerging areas. HotSec '19 will be co-located with the 28th USENIX Security Symposium and will take place on August 13, 2019, at the Hyatt Regency Santa Clara in Santa Clara, CA, USA.
Interested in participating? View the Call for Participation. Lightning talk submissions are due on Friday, June 21, 2019..
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The registration cancellation deadline is Friday, August 2, 2019. Please review the USENIX Registration Substitution and Cancellation Policy for more information.
Hyatt Regency Santa Clara
5101 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054
USENIX has negotiated a special room rate of US$249/night plus tax for single/double occupancy for conference attendees. This rate includes complimentary in-room wireless internet. To receive this special rate, book your room online or call +1 800.228.9290 and mention USENIX or Security '19. The group rate will be available until Monday, July 22, 2019, or until the block sells out, whichever occurs first. After the hotel discount deadline has passed, contact the hotel directly to inquire whether rooms are still available.
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