CONFidence is an annual IT security conference that will take place on 15-16 May, 2009 in Krakow, Poland for the 5th time! The best speakers, latest issues, laid-back atmosphere and Krakow crazy night life - that is why CONFidence has become a meeting point of hackers’ community in Europe.
CONFidence is divided into three tracks: Network & OS, Web & Database and Hands-on Track. This year’s speakers include Bruce Schneier, an American cryptographer, described by many as the ’security guru’. Bruce is without any doubts one of the key figures in global security community. Joanna Rutkowska will be there as well She is a world wide known security researcher, an excellent specialist on virtualization security. Joanna is a frequent guest at prestigious conferences such as BlackHat and HiTB. At CONFidence you can also see: Tavis Ormandy, Mario Heiderich, Rich Smith , Eddie Schwartz and many many more well-known security geeks.
The core of CONFidence is a two-day conference with workshops, but the whole event is so much more. CONFidence offers not only the best speakers, current topics and top trainings, but (even more importantly) great parties, cool contests, crazy social events and a time and space to meet community members face-to-face, talk, drink and hack. This year’s event includes stay in a Hackers’ Squad, Capture the Flag, Grill & Barbecue Feast and big After Party.
CONFidence web page http://confidence.org.pl/