USENIX Security '18 Birds-of-a-Feather Sessions

BoF Schedule

Lead or attend a BoF! Meet with your peers! Present new work! Don't miss these special activities designed to maximize the value of your time at the conference. Birds-of-a-Feather sessions are very informal gatherings of persons interested in a particular topic. Attendees of USENIX Security '18 and all co-located events are welcome to schedule and attend BoFs.

Vendor BoFs

Want to demonstrate a new product or discuss your company's latest technologies with USENIX Security '18 attendees? Host a Vendor BoF! These sponsored one-hour sessions give companies a chance to talk about products and proprietary technology—and they include promotional benefits. Email sponsorship@usenix.org if you're interested in sponsoring a Vendor BoF.

Scheduling a BoF

BoFs may be scheduled in advance by contacting bofs@usenix.org with "USENIX Security '18 BoF" in the subject line and the following information in the body of the email:

  1. BoF title
  2. Organizer name and affiliation
  3. Date and time preference
  4. Brief description of BoF (optional)
Monday, August 13
ROOM CAPACITY 7:00 pm–8:00 pm 8:00 pm–9:00 pm 9:00 pm–10:00 pm 10:00 pm–11:00 pm
Dover Room A 40
Dover Room B
(A/V available)
23
Dover Room C
(A/V available)
23
Tuesday, August 14
ROOM CAPACITY 7:00 pm–8:00 pm 8:00 pm–9:00 pm 9:00 pm–10:00 pm 10:00 pm–11:00 pm
Grand Ballroom 1–4
(A/V available)
200 SOUPS Town Hall Meeting
Dover Room A 40 USENIX Women
in Advanced Computing (WiAC) BoF
Students and Young Professionals Meetup Board Game Night
Dover Room B
(A/V available)
23
Dover Room C
(A/V available)
23
Wednesday, August 15
ROOM CAPACITY 7:30 pm–8:30 pm 8:30 pm–9:30 pm 9:30 pm–10:30 pm
Grand Ballroom 1–4
(A/V available)
200
Dover Room A 40
Dover Room B
(A/V available)
23
Dover Room C
(A/V available)
23
Thursday, August 16
ROOM CAPACITY 7:30 pm–8:30 pm 8:30 pm–9:30 pm 9:30 pm–10:30 pm
Grand Ballroom 1–4
(A/V available)
200
Dover Room A 40
Dover Room B
(A/V available)
23
Dover Room C
(A/V available)
23

BoF Descriptions

SOUPS Town Hall Meeting
Tuesday, August 14, 7:00 pm–8:00 pm, Grand Ballroom 1–4

USENIX Women in Advanced Computing (WiAC BoF)
Tuesday, August 14, 7:00 pm–8:00 pm, Dover Room A
Let’s talk about women in advanced computing. All registered attendees—of all genders—are welcome to attend this BoF.

Students and Young Professionals Meetup
Tuesday, August 14, 8:00 pm–9:00 pm, Dover Room A
Come for the refreshments, stay for the opportunity to meet and network with other students and young professionals.

Board Game Night
Tuesday, August 14, 9:00 pm–11:00 pm, Dover Room A
Join us for some good old-fashioned board games. We’ll have some on hand, but bring your own games, too!