--[ Welcome to AvengerCon

AvengerCon is a free security event hosted every fall by Maryland Innovation and Security Institute to benefit the hackers of the U.S. Cyber Command community and the U.S. Army 780th Military Intelligence Brigade. The event is open to all service members and employees of U.S. Cyber Command and Department of Defense personnel supporting cyberspace missions. AvengerCon features presentations, hacker villages, training workshops, and much more.

The event is open to all service members and employees of U.S. Cyber Command and Department of Defense, and related partners supporting cyberspace missions. It will include a keynote speaker, presentations, and villages, currently scheduled for 1 December, and workshops hosted on 30 November.

To learn more about our previous events, check out these Ars Technica articles about AvengerCon III and AvengerCon IV, as well as these 780th MI BDE BYTE magazine articles about AvengerCon V and AvengerCon VI!

--[ Latest Announcements

----[ Call for content closed

The AvengerCon VII call for content is now closed. A big thanks to everyone who stepped up and submitted a proposal for this year!

Over the next couple of weeks, AvengerCon volunteers will be reviewing and selecting content from the proposals, informing everyone whether their proposals were accepted or not, and confirm the availability of all accepted presenters, workshop instructors, and village organizers.

We can't wait to share what this year's AvengerCon has in store for you! Keep an eye out later this month for content announcements!

----[ Call for content extended!

Have something cool you wanted to submit for the call for content for AvengerCon this year but weren't able to prepare it before the original 15 September 2022 deadline?

Well you're in luck! The deadline for the calls for presentations, villages, and workshops have been extended to 2359 EDT on 28 September 2022!

FYSA, based on the number of proposals we have received so far and timesolts on our schedule, AvengerCon VII still has capacity for more presentations, villages and workshops! If you submit a complete proposal for a presentation, village, or workshop today, it has a VERY good chance of getting accepted!

AvengerCon is nothing without its community! Come share your passion: whether it be a talk on a project or hobby, a hands-on activity, or a particular skill you think would benefit the community, we would love to showcase your work.

----[ Call for content reminder!

This is a reminder that the call for content for AvengerCon VII is open through 15 September, and you still have some time to submit a proposal!

Head here to submit a presentation proposal, here to submit a village proposal, here to submit a workshop proposal!

Please reach out through the website contact form with any questions!