27th USENIX Security Symposium

August 15–17, 2018
Baltimore, MD, USA
Poster proposals due Thursday, July 5, 2018

The 27th USENIX Security Symposium brings together researchers, practitioners, system administrators, system programmers, and others interested in the latest advances in the security and privacy of computer systems and networks.

The Symposium will span three days, with a technical program including refereed papers, invited talks, posters, panel discussions, and Birds-of-a-Feather sessions (BoFs). Co-located workshops will precede the Symposium on August 13 and 14.

Registration Information

Registration will open in May 2018.

Registration Fees

Early Bird Registration Deadline: Monday, July 23, 2018

Early Bird Rates (through July 23)

  • Member Rate: $790
  • Non-Member Rate: $915
  • Student Rate: $495

Standard Rates (from July 24)

  • Member Rate: $940
  • Non-Member Rate: $1065
  • Student Rate: $495

Questions? Contact conference@usenix.org



Baltimore Marriott Waterfront
700 Aliceanna St
Baltimore, MD 21202

Co-located Events

WOOT '18
12th USENIX Workshop on Offensive Technologies
August 13–14, 2018

ASE '18
2018 USENIX Workshop on Advances in Security Education
August 13, 2018

CSET '18
11th USENIX Workshop on Cyber Security Experimentation and Test
August 13, 2018

FOCI '18
8th USENIX Workshop on Free and Open Communications on the Internet
August 14, 2018

HotSec '18
2018 USENIX Summit on Hot Topics in Security
August 14, 2018


Registration: conference@usenix.org or +1 510.528.8649
Membership: office@usenix.org or +1 510.528.8649
Sponsorship: sponsorship@usenix.org or +1 510.528.8649 x17
Student Grants: students@usenix.org or +1 510.528.8649
Proceedings Papers: production@usenix.org or +1 510.528.8649

Symposium Organizers


USENIX welcomes corporate sponsorship of our events. Your sponsorship exposes your brand to highly qualified and targeted attendees, funds our grant award program, supports the USENIX open access policy, and keeps USENIX conferences affordable.

For details on how you can help, please contact the Sponsorship Department via email or call +1 510.528.8649.