No announcement yet.

theSummit 8th Annual EFF Fundraiser

This is a sticky topic.
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • theSummit 8th Annual EFF Fundraiser

    Vegas 2.0 is excited to be hosting theSummit on Thursday, July 26, 2012

    Excited to be back in its 8th year at DefCon!! theSummit is a Fundraiser for the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) on Thursday Night between Black Hat and DefCon events. We host this event to offer you the opportunity to meet up with many of this years speakers and VIP's. Here is your chance get direct access to some of the industry leaders so you can discuss a talk, get advice about a project, or just buy them a beer to say thanks for all the hacks.

    Open to all ages, theSummit is an excellent networking opportunity with a live auction that often includes keys to some of the contests, a full bar, and entertainment provided by Dual Core, DJ Jackalope, and more. As always, 100% of our proceeds is donated to the EFF. Pick your poison.

    Start Time: Thursday, July 26, 2010 at 8:30pm
    End Time: Friday, July 27, 2010 at 2:00am
    Location: DEF CON 20
    Street: Rio Hotel and Casino - Miranda Suite “Chill out lounge”
    City/Town: Las Vegas, NV

    Further details will be posted here shortly. In the meantime, find us on Twitter and Facebook for all the latest updates!

    Vegas 2.0:
    Twitter: /effsummit

    About EFF:

    Blending the expertise of lawyers, policy analysts, activists, and technologists, EFF achieves significant victories on behalf of consumers and the general public. EFF fights for freedom primarily in the courts, bringing and defending lawsuits even when that means taking on the US government or large corporations.

    About Vegas 2.0:

    A transient, a local or a weekend Vegas Warrior, however you peg us, we are THE Las Vegas InfoSec group. Our members are long time DEF CON and Computer Security Industry avant guards. When we are not planning theSummit, we spend are free cycles conjuring up Social Engineering, Web and Windows attacks. We are always looking for new locals to Las Vegas OR frequent visitors to stop by our labs conveniently located in North Las Vegas for a beer and some InfoSec foo!

  • #2
    Re: theSummit 8th Annual EFF Fundraiser

    Just an update, we will be dumping a LOT of cool stuff in the forums related to this years Summit event thoughout the next two weeks. Expect the following:

    - Entertainment Lineup
    - Event schedule (want to know when we are doing raffle? When your favorite performer is going on? All secretes revealed!)
    - Raffle prizes (over $5k in crap have to be given away!)
    - Featured Guest list
    - Kickstarter pre-event details
    Plus much much more!

    -Hackajar & Lil Jinni
    "Never Underestimate the Power of Stupid People in Large Groups"


    • #3
      Re: theSummit 8th Annual EFF Fundraiser

      Vegas 2.0 excited to announce we have confirmed 8-Bit Weapon, with their original chip tunes using vintage computers and gaming consoles as instruments, will be playing at this years fundraiser!


      • #4
        Re: theSummit 8th Annual EFF Fundraiser

        Bump Bump Bump Bump
        "Never Underestimate the Power of Stupid People in Large Groups"