The Eighteenth Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security (SOUPS 2022) will take place at the Boston Marriott Copley Place in Boston, MA, USA, and also as a virtual event on August 7–9, 2022. SOUPS brings together an interdisciplinary group of researchers and practitioners in human-computer interaction, security, and privacy.
Early Bird Registration Deadline
The Early Bird registration deadline is Monday, July 18, 2022. Register today and save!
Apply for a Grant
Grants are available for both in-person and virtual attendees. See the SOUPS 2022 grant opportunities page for more information. The application deadline is Monday, July 11, 2022.
Opportunities to Participate
The SOUPS Mentoring Program is returning for 2022.
SOUPS 2022 Workshops
The following events will be held on Sunday, August 7, 2022. See the Call for Workshops Submissions page for an overview of all of these events.
WSIW 2022: 8th Workshop on Security Information Workers
KOPS 2022: Workshop on Kids' Online Privacy and Safety
WPTM 2022: Workshop on Privacy Threat Modeling
Submission deadline extended to Sunday, June 12, 2022.
See the Registration Information page for details.
Authors and Speakers
Please contact the Conference Department for registration information.
Terms and Conditions
USENIX Conference Policies
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USENIX is committed to ensuring that our meetings are fully accessible to all attendees. Visit our ADA information page to find out about options and how to make a request. To ensure that we meet your needs, please make your request by Monday, July 18, 2022. We cannot guarantee that we can meet requests received after this date, although we will make every reasonable effort to do so.
Refunds and Cancellations
The cancellation deadline is Friday, August 5, 2022. Please review the USENIX Registration Substitution and Cancellation Policy for more information.
Boston Marriott Copley Place
110 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA 02116
Hotel Discount Deadline: Monday, July 18, 2022
Special Attendee Room Rate
USENIX has negotiated a special conference attendee room rate of US$259 plus tax for single/double occupancy, including in-room wireless internet. To receive this rate, book your room online or call the hotel and mention USENIX or SOUPS 2022.
The group rate is available until Monday, July 18, 2022, or until the block sells out, whichever occurs first. After this date, contact the hotel directly to inquire about room availability.
For more information, see the Venue, Hotel, and Travel page.
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