USENIX Security '19 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 '19 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 '19 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 '19 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 12
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
Magnolia Room
(A/V available)
200
Alameda Room
(No A/V)
25
Tuesday, 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
Magnolia Room
(A/V available)
200
Alameda Room
(No A/V)
25 USENIX Women
in Advanced Computing (WiAC) BoF
Students and Young Professionals Meetup Board Game Night
Wednesday, August 14
ROOM CAPACITY 7:30 pm–8:30 pm 8:30 pm–9:30 pm 9:30 pm–10:30 pm
Grand Ballroom ABC
(A/V Available)
500 USENIX Security '19 Lightning Talks
Alameda Room
(No A/V)
25
Thursday, August 15
ROOM CAPACITY 7:30 pm–8:30 pm 8:30 pm–9:30 pm 9:30 pm–10:30 pm
Grand Ballroom ABC
(A/V Available)
500
Alameda Room
(No A/V)
25
Cypress Room 100 USENIX LGBTQ+ and Allies Happy Hour Room not available Room not available

BoF Descriptions

USENIX Women in Advanced Computing (WiAC BoF)
Tuesday, August 13, 7:00 pm–8:00 pm
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 13, 8:00 pm–9:00 pm
Come for the refreshments, stay for the opportunity to meet and network with other students and young professionals.

Board Game Night
Tuesday, August 13, 9:00 pm–11:00 pm
Join us for some good old-fashioned board games. We’ll have some on hand, but bring your own games, too!

USENIX LGBTQ+ and Allies Happy Hour
Thursday, August 15, 7:30 pm–8:30 pm, Cypress Room
Refreshments Provided by Google
All are welcome! Come enjoy tasty refreshments while meeting and chatting with LGBTQ+ attendees and allies in the security community.