Schedule

Please note that registration opens at NOON on Friday, May 17, 2024 with talks starting at 1pm. We had some great submissions so join us early to catch more talks and even some workshops.

The schedule is subject to change.

Talks will be recorded and posted to YouTube after the conference, unless the speaker does not want to be recorded as labeled (🚫📹). Personal recordings are prohibited.

Talks from CackalackyCon 2019 and 2023 are available on Youtube.
Conference Map
  • Friday
  • 12:00 Event | Registration Opens
  • 13:00 - 17:00 Workshop | Intro to Encryption & Security Certifications Resources
  • 13:00 - 17:00 Workshop | HoneyPot Workshop
  • 13:00 First Talk | Decoding Cybersecurity Data: A Journey through ML and AI Innovations - Xenia Mountrouidou
  • 14:00 Talk | Bridging the Gap: Translating Hacker Insights into Business Value - Nicole L. Mendolera
  • 15:00 Talk | JS-Tap Mark II: Attacking Web Apps With Even More Red Team Shenanigans - Drew Kirkpatrick
  • 16:00 Talk | Threat Modeling the GOAT: A Hacker's Perspective - Abigail Kraska
  • 17:00 Break | Dinner (Not Provided by the conference - Hotel Restaurant will be open)
  • 18:00 Event | Opening Ceremony and Badge Talk
  • 18:30 - 22:00 Villages and Activities | Lockpick Village, Hardware Hacking Village, Chill Out Area, and CTF
  • 18:30 - 22:00 Workshop | Intro to Encryption & Security Certifications Resource (cont.)
  • 18:30 Talk | DIY Generative AI driven Honeypot - Savvyjuan
  • 19:00 Talk | Lies, Telephony, and Hacking History - Matt Scheurer
  • 20:00 Talk | Democracy Manifest: Offensive Machine Learning TTP's - Threlfall
  • 21:00 Talk | Shit's On Fire, Yo - Tips for one of My Favorite Social Engineering Cover Identities - Deviant Ollam
  • 22:00 Event | Friday Night Party Starts

  • Saturday
  • 09:00 Event | Registration Re-Opens
  • 9:00 - 11:00 Villages and Activities | Crypto and Coffee
  • 09:30 Talk | Intro to CTF
  • 09:30 - 20:30 Villages and Activities | Lockpick Village, CTF
  • 09:30 - 22:00 Villages and Activities | Hardware Hacking Village and Chill Out Area
  • 09:30 - 12:00 Villages and Activities | Career Village
  • 09:30 Village Talk | Located in Dogwood | Resume For Nothing and Skills For Free: The skills needed to get your foot in the door - Emwav
  • 10:00 Talk 🚫📹 | A lot to lose: A case study of ransomware targeting small yet high value targets in the APAC region - Janet
  • 11:00 Talk | Active Directory Hacking: 3 "New" Techniques - Eric Kuehn
  • 12:00 Talk | Taking D-Bus to Explore the Bluetooth Landscape - Paul Wortman
  • 12:30 Break | Lunch (Not Provided by the conference - Hotel Restaurant will be open)
  • 14:00 Talk | So, you want to start your own cyber security company? - Lee Sult
  • 14:00 Village Talk | Located in Dogwood | Hacking your Way to a Career in Cybersecurity - Ashley (Fn00b)
  • 15:00 - 18:00 Villages and Activities | Career Village
  • 15:00 Talk | An Exploration of Cellular Based IoT Technology - Deral Heiland
  • 16:00 Talk | Breaking into InfoSec by Picking Locks - Jim Duncan
  • 17:00 Talk | Neural Nets and Flying Saucers - TheFaceTeep
  • 18:00 Break | Dinner (Not Provided by the conference - Hotel Restaurant will be open)
  • 19:30 Talk | How I went from a Respiratory Therapist to a Cyber Security Professional - Jessica DelGrande
  • 20:00 Talk | Return to R13? More Like Return to GET REKT: Come Learn Mainframe Buffer Overflows - Phil Young
  • 21:00 Event | Hacker Trivia
  • 22:00 Event | Saturday Night Party featuring Hacker Swan

  • Sunday
  • 09:00 Event | Registration Re-Opens
  • 09:20 Event | Opening Remarks
  • 09:30 Talk | Everything You Never Wanted to Know About Red Teaming but Have Been Forced to Find Out - Dan Helton
  • 10:00 - 11:30 Activities | Lockpick Village, Hardware Hacking Village, Chill Out Area, CTF
  • 10:00 Talk | Infrastructure as Remote Code Execution: How to abuse Terraform to elevate access - Michael McCabe
  • 11:00 Talk | Putting Care into Compliance: A Human Factors Approach - Anthea Gonzalez and Sofia Martinez
  • 12:00 Last Talk | Da Bomb: Beyond Insanity - Automating Red Teaming using Atomics - Steve Myrick
  • 13:00 Event | Closing Ceremonies and Awards
  • Bye, everyone! See you next year!