Nineteenth Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security

August 6–8, 2023
Anaheim, CA, USA
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Thanks to those who joined us in Anaheim, CA, USA for the Nineteenth Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security (SOUPS 2023). We hope you enjoyed the event.

SOUPS brings together an interdisciplinary group of researchers and practitioners in human-computer interaction, security, and privacy.

As part of our commitment to open access to research, the full proceedings and presentation slides are free and open to the public on the technical sessions page. Videos are posted within a few weeks of the end of the event.

SOUPS 2023 Workshops

The following events were held on Sunday, August 6, 2023. See the Call for Workshops Submissions page for an overview of all of these events.

DGASP 2023: Workshop on Deconstructing Gamified Approaches to Security and Privacy
10:00 am–1:30 pm, Newport Beach Room/Rancho Las Palmas Room

PEP '23: Privacy Engineering in Practice '23
10:00 am–1:30 pm, La Jolla Room/Los Angeles Room

WSIW 2023: 9th Workshop on Security Information Workers
2:30 pm–5:25 pm, La Jolla Room/Los Angeles Room

WPTM 2023: 2nd Workshop on Privacy Threat Modeling
2:30 pm–6:00 pm, Newport Beach Room/Rancho Las Palmas Room

The following workshop was held as a virtual event on Sunday, July 30, 2023.

WIPS 2023: 8th Workshop on Inclusive Privacy and Security

Registration Information

Early Bird Registration Deadline: Monday, July 17, 2023

See the Registration Information page for details.

Authors and Speakers

Please contact the Conference Department for registration information.


In addition to our member discounts, USENIX offers several discounts to help you to attend SOUPS 2023.

Coronavirus/COVID-19 Health and Safety Plan

Please review USENIX's Coronavirus/COVID-19 Health and Safety Plan prior to registering for the event. We appreciate your willingness to help safeguard your fellow event attendees and respect their personal safety choices.

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Accessibility Requests

USENIX is committed to ensuring that our meetings are fully accessible to all attendees. Visit our accessibility 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 17, 2023. We cannot guarantee that we can meet requests received after this date, although we will make every reasonable effort to do so.

Press Registration and Information

If you are an accredited journalist, please contact Melanie Ensign, Discernible Inc., for a complimentary registration code:

Refunds and Cancellations

The cancellation deadline is Monday, July 24, 2023. Please review the USENIX Registration Substitution and Cancellation Policy for more information.


Anaheim Marriott
700 W Convention Way
Anaheim, CA 92802
+1 714.750.8000

Hotel Discount Deadline: Monday, July 17, 2023

Special Attendee Room Rate

USENIX has negotiated a special conference attendee room rate of US$229 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 2023.

The group rate is available until Monday, July 17, 2023, or until the block sells out, whichever occurs first. After this date, contact the hotel directly to inquire about room availability.

Room and Ride Sharing

USENIX utilizes Google Groups to facilitate room and ride sharing. You can sign up for free to find attendees with whom you can share a hotel room, taxi, shuttle, ride-share service, etc. Please include "SOUPS 2023" in the subject line when posting a new request.

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