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SANS DFIR Summit 2015 - Call For Papers

Dates:

  • Summit Dates: - July 7-8, 2015
  • Post-Summit Training Course Dates: July 9-14, 2015

Summit Venue:

  • Hilton Austin
  • 500 East 4th Street
  • Austin, TX 78701
  • Phone: 512-482-8000

 

The Digital Forensics and Incident Response Summit will once again be held in the live musical capital of the world, Austin, Texas.

The Summit brings together DFIR practitioners who share their experiences, case studies and stories from the field. Summit attendees will explore real-world applications of technologies and solutions from all aspects of the fields of digital forensics and incident response.

Call for Speakers- Now Open
The Digital Forensics and Incident Response Summit Call for Speakers is now open. If you are interested in presenting or participating on a panel, we'd be delighted to consider

The DFIR Summit offers speakers the opportunity for exposure and recognition as industry leaders. If you have something substantive, challenging, and original to offer, you are encouraged to submit a proposal.your practioner-based case studies with communicable lessons.

Benefits of Speaking

  • Promotion of your speaking session and company recognition via the DFIR Summit website and all printed materials
  • Visibility via the DFIR post-Summit on the SANS DFIR Website
  • Top 8 presentations invited to do a full SANS Webcast
  • Full conference badge to attend all Summit sessions
  • Speakers can bring 1 additional attendee for free to attend the summit
  • Private speakers-only networking lunches
  • Speakers-only networking reception on evening before Summit
  • *Presentations may also be recorded and made available via the Internet to a wider audience (at the discretion of SANS).

Submission Requirements

  • Title of Proposed Talk
  • Author Name(s)
  • Author Title
  • Company
  • Speaker Contact Information: Address, phone number, email address
  • Biography
  • Your biography should be approximately 150 words. You may include your current position, titles, areas of professional expertise, experience, awards, degrees, personal information, etc.
  • Abstract
  • The presentation abstract should outline your presentation and what attendees will learn. All content must be strictly educational. The presentation should be relevant to: Digital Forensics Examiners, Media Exploitation Analysts, Legal, Incident Response Teams, Security Operations and Law Enforcement professionals.
  • Twitter Handle:
  • Google+:
  • Facebook:
  • Blog:
  • YouTube videos featuring you speaking:

Session/panel length: 45-60 minutes

Presentation: 40-45 minutes

Question & Answer: 5-10 minutes

Submit your submissions to callforpapers@sans.org by 5 pm EST on Tuesday, December 15, 2014 with the subject "SANS DFIR Summit CFP 2015."