The esteemed members of the DEF CON 30 CFP Review Board spend countless hours poring through hundreds of submissions, in order to bring you the best possible speaking content! We thank them for their service to our community!


(aka unknown (but we're working on getting him one))

Bio: A jack of few trades and master of none.

Affiliations: unknown

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Handle: AlxRogan
twitter: AlxRogan
Pronouns: he/him

Bio: Has been doing the Infosec song and dance since ’95. Cyber is not necessarily a dirty word to him. He has seen a million endpoints and rocked them all. He lives outside Houston, doesn't practice guitar enough, and dabbles with all things ICS/SCADA security.

Affiliations: The Tribe, HAHA, retired Goon

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Bio: Ash has a profound sense of mischief, loves exploring the unintended consequences of terrible design, and is known for sniffing out network access where there should be none. Resurrectionist of electromechanical detritus.

Affiliations: The Urbane Collective, The Tribe, Setec Astronomy

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(aka carnal0wnage)
twitter: @carnal0wnage

Bio: It's on LinkedIn if you actually care

Affiliations: NoVAHackers

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Name: Grant Bugher
Handles: Claviger, FishSupreme
twitter: @fishsupreme
Pronouns: he/him

Bio: Grant has been hacking and coding since the early 90's, and is now teaching his child to bypass his own parental controls. He has consistently forgotten to submit a bio for the review board.

Affiliations: Black Lodge Research

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Name: Pete Teoh
Handle: CyberSulu
twitter: @CyberSulu
Pronouns: he/him

Bio: CyberSulu currently dabbles in privacy and data protection, suffers from travel withdrawal, and has a gay agenda.

Affiliations: Google

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dead addict

(aka Eli)

Bio: dead addict isn't a good enough human being to be self-deprecating in his bio

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Name: Deana (sounds like Dee-na) Shick
twitter: @deanashick
Bio: Deana started her hacking career by delivering RATs to her favorite friends on AIM. She now does some stuff with vulnerabilities. Deana is a green witch, cold lizard person, and enjoys overthrowing the male industrial complex in her spare time.

Affiliations: Hacking is Not a Crime, is sometimes “Johnny Cocaine” (if you know you know).

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(aka Dino , Undisclosed)

Bio: Proud South African hacker, Founder of Telspace Systems and paying it forward one day at a time

Affiliations: DC2711, TS

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(aka effffn)
twitter: @effffn

Bio:DEF CON NOC lead, drunk panda herding, beer geeking and running.

Affiliations: Half Mouth Security, Setec Astronomy, MRC, MHT, Carreta Furacão, Screaming Eagle + Malört / SPAM

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Name: Liz Wharton
twitter: @lawyerliz

Bio: Team oxford comma, champaign champion, and aviation geek. Building better tech policy & businesses, not the kind of lawyer that you call for bail money.

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Name: HW (Pronounced, HDubz)
Handle: highwiz
Pronouns: he/him

Bio: "I like turtles"

Affiliations: The Tribe, Setec Astronomy

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jay healey

Name: Jay Healey
Handle: z00mie
twitter: @Jason_Healey
Pronouns: he/him

Bio: Says cyber waaaaay too much

Affiliations: Columbia University

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jeff moss

(aka The Dark Tangent)
twitter: @thedarktangent

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John Fulmer

(aka DaKahuna)

Bio: Takes it more than one day at a time as he's sure he'll live forever; Living proof alcohol is a preservative.

Affiliations: Security Tribe, NoVA Hackers, 303, 672 B.O.S., Setecc Astronomy, Golden Shellback, Goat Locker

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Name: Magen Wu
twitter: Magen_Wu
Pronouns: she/her

Bio: Magen is an incurable travel addict and unapologetic coffee maven. She works hard so her plants can live their best lives and can be frequently seen taking her kettlebells for long walks around the neighborhood.

Affiliations: The Tribe, The Urbane Collective, Setec Astronomy

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malware unicorn

Name: Amanda
Handle: Malware Unicorn
twitter: malwareunicorn

Bio: Likes reversing and developing malware. Blue team to red team convert. Pursues making free content for the community.

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Name: Marcia Hofmann
twitter: @marciahofmann

Bio: Doing my best to make the Internet better and keep people out of trouble.

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(aka Medic)
twitter: @NotMedic

Tries to keep his head low. takes things apart and can sometimes put them back together.

Affiliations: The Tribe

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twitter: @niki7a

Bio: DEF CON, Director of Content & Coordination. Problem Solver. Chicken Soup repairwoman. SecurityTribe. ☠🦄🌈🤓 Into: hacks 💡 snacks 🌮 shellacs 💅🏻

Affiliations: The Tribe

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Bio: This will totally work. It will be fine. NARRATOR: It was not fine!

I am a terrible alibi.

Affiliations: The Tribe, LHC, %27, 303, Degens, Setec Astronomy

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Name: pwcrack
Handle: pwcrack
twitter: @pwcrack

Bio: 400lb hacker with a 197 IQ and about 15% of your password.

Affiliations: Speaker Ops, NoVaHackers, Unallocated Space

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Name: Erin Jacobs
Handle: SecBarbie

Bio: The following is a paid advertisement for SecBarbie, and is not legal, investment, nor medical advice. I have only done this once before – RESULTS NOT GUARANTEED.

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Affiliations: Scotch and Bubbles, dc312, The Urbane Collective

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Name: Alex
Handle: Shaggy

Bio: Master of Sleights

Affiliations: The Tribe, 303, Setec Astronomy, Degens

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Name: Stephanie
Handle: Snow
twitter: @_sn0ww

Bio: Your friendly neighborhood Con-Artist.

Affiliations: Alcatraz Swim Team, BSides Gitmo, Cookie Monster Crew, Dirty Mike and the Boys

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Name: solstice
Twitter: @s0lst1c3
Pronouns: He/him

Wifi hacker. Red team guy. Random lulz generator.

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Name: Chris Sumner
Handle: Suggy
twitter: @5uggy

Bio: I was told that I could listen to the radio at a reasonable volume from nine to eleven.

Affiliations: Shamecon, DC4420, Setec Astronomy

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(aka bcrypt, azuki)
twitter: @bcrypt

Bio: web/browser hacker, CISO at Brave Software, former Staff Technologist at EFF, occasionally DJ Azuki

Affiliations: ur mom

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Name: Vyrus
Handle: Vyrus
twitter: @Vyrus001

Bio: Hacker, Hustler, Social media recluse, Night owl, Social regressive, 2Bit C-suite position holder, Clinically depressed basket case, Weapon of amalgamated trade craft, Threat hunter, Narcissistic neural-altypical sociopath with a proclivity for quantum field theory / philosophical musings, and criminal behavior

Affiliations: DC949, Xcape Inc.

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Name: Zack Fasel
Handle: zfasel

Bio: After being abandoned behind a Blockbuster Video at the age of 7, Zack found the only way to survive the mean streets of Atherton, California was to start a crime syndicate under the name Satoshi Nakomoto. At the age of 12, he sold his first company, CompuGlobalHyperMegaNet, a solution to Y2K, to Gill Bates for an undisclosed sum. He went on to start Heonar Holdings, a multinational diversified holdings company focusing on underdeveloped industries.

Currently, he serves on the boards of Raviga Capital, Spartan Ives, and Kaan & Associates. He also holds the honorary role of Lead Janitor for The Urbane Collective. In his free time, Zack can be found drinking all the wines, hacking all the things, and generally being extra.

You can find him on OnlyFans (link in my bio!), where his subscribers fulfill their niche kink of SapioDom by undergoing hyper critical code reviews and being told their opinionated choices are wrong. Subscribe free for 30 days (no credit card required).

Affiliations: Scotch and Bubbles, dc312, The Urbane Collective

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(aka The Hoff, Dr. Weird)

Bio: International man of mystery

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