SAN FRANCISCO – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Black Hat, the world’s leading producer of information security events, announces the opening of registrations and the return of its July 31 Black Hat USA conference to August 5 The 24th annual event will be presented online and in person at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center Las Vegas

“After careful consideration, we are delighted that Black Hat USA is returning to Las Vegas and continues to be accessible to our global online community,” said Steve Wylie, Managing Director of Black Hat “We are encouraged by the tremendous progress made in end this global pandemic and work closely with local authorities to ensure a safe and comfortable environment for all”

Black Hat USA 2021 will span six days and showcase the latest advancements in information security research, development and trends.The program begins with four days of fully virtual training, followed by Black Hat briefings, keynotes, sponsored sessions, Business Hall and Arsenal, available in person and online Participants wishing to participate in the virtual option only will be able to take advantage of an early registration fee that includes access to all content from Black Hat USA for 30 days For attendees looking forward to an in-person event experience, the hybrid option will offer all the benefits of the virtual pass, as well as in-person content and networking opportunities.

As security is of the utmost importance, Black Hat will follow all locally prescribed security measures and protocols, as well as Informa Tech’s AllSecure guidelines. In accordance with AllSecure guidelines, the site will undertake enhanced cleaning measures before, during and after the event, focusing on heavily affected areas such as doors, handles, toilets and catering areas Guests will be required to wear face masks, practice social distancing on the event floor, touchless experiences, etc.

For over 20 years, Black Hat has provided participants with the latest advancements in information security research, development and trends. These high-profile global events and trainings are driven by the needs of the security community, striving to bring together the best minds in the industry. Black Hat inspires professionals at all career levels, encouraging growth and collaboration between universities, world-class researchers, and leaders in the public and private sectors.Black Hat briefings and trainings are held annually in the United States, in Europe and Asia More information is available at: blackhatcom Black Hat is brought to you by Informa Tech

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