We strongly advise that you print this page and keep a copy for your records.
Once you have completed your registration, please read your Order Confirmation email and Receipt to make sure that you have been registered for the correct class BEFORE the start of the conference. If you find that you have been registered for the incorrect class, you must contact us by June 24 in order for us to move you to the class you originally wanted to be in (space pending). We cannot move you to another class after June 24 however, you may ADD a class. Please read the TRAINING CLASS CHANGE REQUEST policy below.
Due to safety concerns, no one under the age of 18 (including infants in strollers) will be permitted on the premise at any time during the Black Hat USA 2013.
Attendees are not permitted to record any of the sessions at Black Hat. Anyone caught recording, whether it be audio or video, may be asked to leave.
All persons on the conference floor must have a badge visible on their person at all times. Spouses, friends, peers, etc are not granted access to the show floor without a badge. If you wish for them to accompany you to any of the conference events including meals, reception, breaks or sessions, you must register them and pay the appropriate fees. Lost, misplaced, stolen, forgotten badges will incur a replacement fee equal to the original purchase amount of your pass. If your badge was complimentary, the fee will be the current, on-site rate.
Workshops offered during the Briefings have limited seating in the rooms and are first come, first served. Standing room is not allowed in these sessions.
Continuing Professional Education Credits (CPE) for those who are certified through ISC(2):
Each paid Briefings registrant will receive a Conference Proceedings CD containing submitted conference materials.
Group discounts are available for groups of 6 or more attendees registered and paid at the same time. Please see our Group Registration page or email [blackhatregistration at ubm.com] for more information.
If you require a Letter of Invitation to attend this event, you must select "Letter of Invitation" on the on-line Registration form. Letters of Invitation are usually only required by foreigners who must obtain a visa in order to attend the conference.
Letters of Invitation are only good for the person stated on the letter and will not allow an additional person or guest entrance to the conference. All additional persons must register and pay the required fees.
TRAININGS: All fully paid Trainings delegates will receive continental breakfast, lunch and two coffee services per day of paid attendance.
BRIEFINGS: All fully paid Briefings delegates will receive continental breakfast and two coffee services per day of paid attendance.
* Lunch is not included in the cost of Briefings passes. *
Our lunch options have changed for 2013. Black Hat is now offering the option to pre-purchase lunch vouchers for either or both days of Briefings during the registration process. A plated, sit down lunch will be served in the event space at Caesars Palace. Lunch vouchers may only be purchased before 5:00 PM PST, July 24, 2013. Lunch tickets will not be sold on site.
All lunch vouchers will be distributed when you pick up your badge. Lunch vouchers denote the day of use and are not transferable for alternate days of use.
Fees are non-refundable for any of the meal functions, whether you participate or not. We do our best to fulfill special meal needs and requests, however we cannot guarantee that we will be able to meet them.
All meal and reception only tickets are non-refundable.
All persons on the conference floor must have a badge visible on their person at all times. Spouses, friends, peers, etc are not granted access to the show floor without a badge. If you wish for them to accompany you to any of the conference events you must register and pay the associated fees.
Outstanding balances are due at the start of the conference. Admission to the training and briefings will not be allowed and registration credentials will not be issued until all fees have been paid in full. Black Hat reserves the right to cancel your training registration if we do not receive payment by June 24, 2013.
EIN/TIN: 11-2240940; Dun and Bradstreet: 06-592-6420
Wire Transfers:If you are paying by check or wire transfer, please note that payment in full needs to reach Black Hat no later than June 24, 2013 or your training and briefings registration may be cancelled and the seat given to a paid registrant. You will be notified in the event of this happening. Please forward a copy of the SWIFT receipt and the Wire Transfer form once the funds have been sent.
Credit Cards: We accept Mastercard, Visa & American Express. All credit cards are processed at the time of your registration.
Credit Cards - Change of Payment: If the credit card you provided us with has been successfully charged and you request that a different card be charged, you will incur a $100 administration fee.
Checks: If your check is returned to us as unprocessable, you will incur a $50 check handling fee and must provide payment in the form of a Certified Check or US money order. You will be notified in the event of this happening.
All checks should be endorsed to: Black Hat USA 2013
Checks should be mailed to:
Government Terms: The following recognized federal government payments via GETA Request, SF1449, SF182 are accepted. Government contractors or those who are employed by companies under government contract ARE NOT ELIGIBLE for payment under government terms. All registrants who select payment via Government Terms must forward copies of the appropriate paperwork detailing budgetary approval, including a valid PO Number and signature, to us in order to confirm reservation of your registration.
Registrants who do not forward the appropriate paperwork within two business days of making the registration will have their registration deleted.
Purchase Order: Purchase Orders are NOT ACCEPTED for this event. You may request an invoice but Black Hat does not agree to any terms of purchase orders UNLESS you fall under "Government Terms".
ALL PAYMENTS ARE DUE BY June 24, 2013 OR YOUR REGISTRATION WILL BE CANCELED. IF YOU ARE REGISTERED FOR A TRAINING CLASS, YOUR SEAT WILL BE RELEASED TO A PAYING DELEGATE.
Declined Credit Card Transactions: If your credit card is declined, DO NOT make a second registration or register multiple times. Those who do will be charged a $300 administration fee per declined transaction. This is called the Registration Cancellation Administration Fee. If your credit card is declined, please contact your credit card company first to inform them of the issue and contact us at +1 866 203 8081 (GMT-8) after you have spoken to the credit card issuer.
2013 © Black Hat USA 2013 Registration Terms and Conditions
All inquiries, correspondence and issues related to conference registration should be directed to Black Hat via email
[blackhatregistration at ubm.com]
In the event you need immediate assistance our registration team can be reached via phone:
toll-free phone: 866.203.8081
Black Hat reserves the right to make changes in the conference programs, Trainings and speakers, or to cancel programs if enrollment criteria are not met, or when conditions beyond its control prevail. All conference sessions are filled on a first-come, first-seated basis. Arrive early to ensure a seat!
Promo codes are only applicable to registrations that are completed online. Only one promo code may be applied to an individual registration. Promo codes may not be combined. Promo codes must be applied at the time of registration. Promo codes may not be applied after registrations have been completed and paid.
Receipts are auto generated from the system once your registration is completed and paid in full. Receipts will be sent via email to the REGISTRANT'S primary and secondary (if provided) email address.
Refunds will only be given if a Black Hat Registration Update Form> is completed and returned by June 24, 2013.
Substitutions, including those made on site, are allowed with the written permission of the original registrant. You may submit your request via e-mail or fax by completing the Black Hat Registration Update Form. If you qualified and registered under the 2013 Alumni program, your registration may be substituted to another qualified Alumni, however, if the substitution is made to an individual who is not an Alumni, the difference in fees will be due.
If you find that you have registered yourself for the incorrect class, you must contact us by June 24, 2013 in order for us to move you to the class you originally wanted to be in (space pending). We cannot move you to another class after June 24, 2013.
A substitution is a straight transfer of registration credentials.
If you do not receive a Training Certificate of Training, you must request your certificate no later than 48 hours after the end of the conference or you will not receive one. Black Hat does not replace lost, stolen or misplaced Certificates of Completion.
If Black Hat is forced to close a training class due to low enrollment, you have the following options:
You will not receive a refund for the entire conference should you choose to cancel your entire registration. You will only receive a refund for the cancelled class. If you wish to cancel your entire registration, please complete the Black Hat Registration Update Form
If you wish to change classes, you must submit the Black Hat Registration Update Form by June 24, 2013. You will be billed the difference in the class cost. All outstanding fees must be paid in full by June 24, 2013.
You are registered only for the training class you selected. In order to change classes, you must complete the Training Class Change Request no later than June 24, 2013 space pending. After this date, we cannot change your training class unless it has been cancelled.
Please Email your request to: [ blackhatregistration at ubm.com ]. Class space for the training is extremely limited and we have sold out in years past so there is no guarantee that space will be available in the class you are requesting.
All training course seats are first come, first paid. The only way to hold a seat in a training course is to be paid in full at the time of your registration. Black Hat reserves the right to cancel your unpaid registration without notification in order to guarantee the seat to another delegate.