Black Hat 23 cybersecurity event starts November 14 in Riyadh
Riyadh, November 08, 2023, The second Black Hat 23 cybersecurity event kicks off on November 14 at Riyadh Front Exhibition & Conference Center. Organized by the Saudi Federation for Cybersecurity, Programming, and Drones in collaboration with Tahaluf, the event, themed "Infosec on the Edge," will host experts, speakers, researchers, and investors.
Key stages include the Executive Summit for CISOs, the Business Hall for cybersecurity companies, and the CISO Club for sector leaders. The event features Arsenal for open-source tools, the Deep Dive Stage, Black Hat Campus for Students, and technical workshops covering information security topics.
The CyberSeed Competition awards startups in various categories, recognizing innovation and talent in Saudi Arabia. Notable cybersecurity experts from international companies will participate.
The Activity Zone offers substantial awards, exceeding SAR 1,000,000, in challenges like Capture the Flag, Bug Bounty Cup, Lockpick Village, Drone Zone, and Smart City Simulation.
Mutaib Al-Qani, CEO of the Saudi Federation for Cybersecurity, Programming, and Drones, highlights the event's significance in connecting investors, startups, and cybersecurity leaders.
Anticipating over 40,000 experts, 350 exhibitors, 300 speakers, 50 startups, and 150+ briefings, the second Riyadh-hosted Black Hat 23 is a prominent cybersecurity event.