Join Us July 26 – 29th, 2012

All 4 days just $200 USD!

at the Rio Hotel in Las Vegas

Cash only at the door.

Who Do I Talk to About..?

Running a Contest or Event:

Answer the Contest/Event RFI posted on the DEF CON Forums! Contact Pyr0 at pyr0 at defcon dot org to inquire about running a new contest or if you currently organize one and have questions.
(Note: For info on the individual contests themselves, check this thread on the DEF CON Forums.)

Being a Vendor:

Fill out the vendor application at Direct any questions to chris at

Registering as Press:

Check out the Press Registration Page, and apply to press at

Being a Speaker:

Answer the Call for Papers!

Being a DJ and/or Band:

Answer the Call for Music, posted on the DEF CON Forums. Contact person is DJ Great Scott at dcxxmusic at gmail dot com.

Getting in touch with Dark Tangent:

DT's contact info and public key can be found here.

Website and Program Submissions:

Submit updates for the website or material for the printed program to Neil at neil at defcon dot org. Anything to be published in the printed program is due June 8, 2012.
Neil's GPG Fingerprint: A29E A7F9 C1AC 6AD4 FD68 96C7 BCB5 73B6 1A2C 61A3
Neil's Public Key