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BSides Albuquerque

event starts

8 Sep 2023

event ends

9 Sep 2023


The University of New Mexico Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States


First ever BSides Security conference in New Mexico, United States. The idea behind the conference is to organize an Information Security gathering where professionals, experts, researchers, and InfoSec enthusiasts come together to discuss. It creates opportunities for individuals to present and participates in an intimate atmosphere that encourages collaboration. It is an intense event with discussions, demos, and participant interactions. It is where conversations about the next-big-thing are happening.

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Call for Speakers
Call opens at 12:00 AM

01 Feb 2023

Call closes at 11:59 PM

07 Jul 2023

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Security BSides Albuquerque 2023 - Call for Paper (CFP)

IMPORTANT: BSides Albuquerque 2023 is an in-person event!

If you accept it, you will need to deliver your session in person at The University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, New Mexico!


  • Red/Blue/Purple Teaming
  • Penetration Testing
  • Social Engineering Data Forensics and Incident Response (DFIR)
  • Malware Analysis/Reverse Engineering
  • Cybercrime Investigation
  • Cyber Threat Intelligence
  • Vulnerability Research & Disclosure
  • Network/Cloud/Endpoint Security
  • Mobile/Portable Device Security
  • IoT/Embedded Device Security
  • Web Application Security
  • GRC
  • SCADA/ICS/OT Security
  • SecOps/DevSecOps
  • Cryptography
  • Open Source Security Tools

Talk durations:

25 minute presentation + 5 minute Q&A 

40 minute presentation + 5 minute Q&A

Workshop durations:

Two hours (preferably hands-on)

Three hours (preferably hands-on) 

Submissions will consist of the following:

  • Title of your presentation/workshop
  • Abstract (description) summarizing your presentation or workshop (max. 500 words)
  • Duration of your presentation
  • Have you already presented this topic elsewhere? (If Yes, at which event? What was the title?)
  • Speaker Bio (max. 150 words)
  • Name/Nickname/Twitter Handle (to appear on our Speakers List)
  • Photo/Avatar (to appear on our Speakers List)

Workshop submissions require additional fields:

  • Any specific requirements for the workshop? (e.,g. servers setup)
  • What must participants have? (e.g., laptop, OS, cables, etc.)
  • Workshop length
  • Maximum number of participants


Our CFP Review Board is a diverse set of IT and Information Security Professionals from around the globe. BSides ABQ decided to actively search for reviewers that could bring unique perspectives, experience, and talent to our Call for Papers Review. We are incredibly proud of our reviewers and our Blind CFP process. We believe our BSides ABQ Review Board helps us improve our conference, and we can’t thank them enough for their effort.

Expenses coverage

If your company can cover the expenses, that would be a massive support for our BSides ABQ, as we entirely rely on our sponsors, and this is a non-profit conference. 

Visa sponsorship

Unfortunately, we won't be able to help you with any visa sponsorship requirements. However, we can undoubtedly provide a letter of acceptance and an invitation to participate at BSides ABQ.

Further Information:

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