DEF CON Registration
DEF CON pre-registration is CLOSED. In order to purchase a DEF CON pass you must follow instructions on DEF CON site: http://defcon.org
Upon purchase of Black Hat Briefings and/or Trainings passes, each registrant will also have the option to purchase a single (1) advance ticket to DEF CON 2013. Tickets are provided to Black Hat USA registrants at a rate of $180.00 per ticket, one ticket purchase per person, up until the close of “Regular” registration on July 24 at 8:59pm PT/11:59pm ET.. The deadline to pre-purchase a DEF CON ticket, in conjunction with your Training and/or Briefings registration is July 24 at 8:59pm PT/11:59pm ET., tickets will not be sold on-site at Black Hat USA. After July 24, 2013, DEF CON tickets are only available for purchase at DEF CON during their ticket sales window. Please note, you must register and pay for Black Hat Training and/or Briefings in order to pre-purchase a DEF CON ticket.
- The deadline to pre-purchase a DEF CON ticket, in conjunction with your Training and/or Briefings registration is July 24 at 8:59pm PT/11:59pm ET., tickets will not be sold on-site at Black Hat USA.
To purchase your DEF CON Badge in advance simply follows these steps:
If you have already registered for Black Hat and would like to pre-purchase a DefCon badge please following these instructions:
- Go to the Black Hat Registration Page and go to Returning Registered Attendees (below New Black Hat Attendee Sign-Up).
- Enter the email address you registered with along with your password.
- You will now be on the Review Page.
- Choose Change the Package to the appropriate one that includes DEF CON and then scroll down to check the purchase of the DEF CON badge for $180.00.
- Click "Save" to return to the Review Page.
- Click "Make a Payment" to complete the payment.
- DEF CON badge pickup will take place on August 1st 11:00 - 17:00 PST for Black Hat delegates in the Emperors Ballroom at Caesars. You will need to present both the DEF CON voucher portion of your badge and your main Black Hat badge.
- This badge pickup is for Black Hat delegates only. Public sales of DEF CON badges are held exclusively at the Rio Hotel.
- No additional DEF CON badges will be available for sale at any price.
- DEF CON takes place at the Rio Hotel. No transportation or shuttles are provided between Caesars and the Rio.
- DEF CON regular badge pricing is $180, cash only, at the DEF CON registration area at the Rio. DEF CON does not offer pre-registration.
Please check the DEF CON website for hours and other details: www.DEFCON.org