Call for Papers

Paper Submission Deadline

1 February 2021

Notification of Acceptance Period

10 days after paper submission is closed


We invite experts and researchers to speak at OFFZONE 2021 (22–23 April).

OFFZONE is an international conference on practical cybersecurity, which focuses on technical content and hands-on research in digital security. No suits and no business talk — just hardcore research.

If you are keen to share your experience, you are welcome to apply. Your paper will be considered by the CFP committee comprised of experts in security for web applications and corporate systems, researchers of malware, low-level software and hardware.

Formats

Talk: 45 minutes, presentations — in English, reports — in Russian or English.

Short Talk: 15 minutes, presentations — in English, reports — in Russian or English.

Principles

  • The speaker should apply directly, no PR or other representatives are allowed to do it on their behalf.
  • The application must contain everything that can be used for research evaluation. Demos, white papers and PoC are most welcome.
  • All submitted materials will only be shared with the CFP committee and will be treated as strictly confidential.
  • Upon receipt of notification of acceptance, the speaker will have 24 hours to confirm their participation.
  • No vendor or commercial product promotion is allowed.

Talk Format Bonus Package:

  • free conference ticket
  • roundtrip economy class plane tickets for 2 speakers per paper
  • hotel accommodation for 2 speakers per paper
  • visa support
  • invitation to the Speaker Party
  • OFFZONE merch
  • conference tickets for friends and colleagues, 2 per paper

Short Talk Bonus Package:

  • free conference ticket
  • invitation to the Speaker Party
  • OFFZONE merch
  • conference tickets for friends and colleagues, 1 per paper

CFP Committee

  • Anton Cherepanov, ESET
  • Dmitry Nedospasov, Toothless Consulting
  • Maxim Goryachy, Huawei
  • Nikita Vdovushkin, BI.ZONE
  • Omar Ganiev, Deteact
  • Sergey Golovanov, Kaspesky Lab
  • Yury Shabalin, Swordfish
  • Eldar Zaitov, Yandex, CTFtime

We are looking forward to your applications.