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Ekoparty Security Conference 2013

The Ekoparty Security Conference 2013 was held in the beautiful city of Buenos Aires, Argentina, from 25 to 27 September, This event,the most important security conference in Latin America, is now in its ninth year and was attended by 1,500 people. The slogan… Read Full Article

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29c3 Hamburg / DE

The last week of 2012 marked the 29th installment of the Chaos Communication Congress. Organized by the Chaos Computer Club (CCC), the congress is an annual conference on technology and its impact on society. Although the scope may look quite loose, both lectures and workshops typically revolve around privacy, freedom of information, data security and other hacking issues. Read Full Article

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Techfest Mumbai 2011

Last week I got the chance to drop by the IIT campus in Mumbai, India, for the Techfest 2011 conference. This was a great opportunity to meet some of the world’s brightest students and to listen to some very interesting lectures from people such as Richard Stallman – who needs no introduction, William Baker – the structural engineer for the famous Burj Khalifa, KS Pua – the inventor of the pen drive, or Jaap Haartsen, the engineer who developed the Bluetooth specification. Read Full Article

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News from the road – Dubai

The first impression that I got after stepping out of the plane few days ago in Dubai was “hot!!” – it was at least 35 centigrates just a bit after midnight. Besides being very hot, Dubai has a booming economy and if probably most famous for its towers, or ‘Burj’ in Arab. Between them… Read Full Article