Black Hat USA 2018

3950 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89119

August 4-9, 2018

Black Hat USA Conference 2018 Party List

There's a good list of official sponsor parties on the Black Hat site, but we wanted to come up with a comprehensive list of all parties.

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

CyberX Happy Hour at House of Blues

Time: 5:00 – 8:00 PM Location: House of Blues in the Mandalay Bay

CyberX, the ICS/SCADA/OT security company, invites you to hang out with your peers in a cool setting with great food and drinks. Simply RSVP by sending an email to [email protected].

Annual Black Hat Social Hour by GuidePoint Security

Time: 5:30 – 8:00 PM
Location: Aureole by Charlie Palmer, Mandalay Bay Resort
3950 Las Vegas Blvd South
Las Vegas, NV 89119 

Join the cybersecurity discussion with industry professionals and peers at Aureole by Charlie Palmer. Enjoy cocktails and appetizers as we kick-off the 2018 Black Hat Conference on Tuesday night with our security sponsors. Register now before we run out of space.

A10 VIP Party @ Blackhat

Time: 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Location: Libertine Social 3950 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas
located in Mandalay Bay

Get ready to eat, drink and liberate at Mandalay Bay’s latest hotspot, Libertine Social. Kick-off your time at Black Hat USA and mingle with some of the top security experts in the industry.

Black Hat Heroes 2018 with Cofense, Recorded Future, AttackIQ, and SentinelOne

Time: 6:00 – 9:00 PM
Location: The Foundation Room, 63rd Floor, Mandalay Bay

Join Cofense (formerly PhishMe), Recorded Future, AttackIQ, and SentinelOne high above the towers of Mandalay Bay. Enjoy cocktails and delicious bites in the legendary Foundation Room while taking in the spectacular views from Las Vegas’s only un-enclosed rooftop patio.

Risky Biz Annual Black Hat Party

Time: 7:00 – 10:00 PM
Location: Alexxa’s Bar @ Paris, 3655 South Las Vegas Boulevard, Las Vegas, NV 89109

Risky Business host Patrick Gray and sponsors Signal Sciences, Remediant and Bugcrowd invite you to kick off Black Hat at Alexxa’s Bar @ Paris on the Las Vegas Strip Tuesday, August 7th 2018.

Enjoy open bar, music, and networking with Patrick Gray and fellow Risky Business listeners, along with gorgeous panoramic views of The Strip.

Early Bird Hour: 6-7 PM
We are partnering with The Diana Initative and welcome the organization’s participants along with female Risky Business listeners to an early bird hour from 6-7PM. During this time, women security enthusiasts and professionals are encouraged to network and seek mentorship.

Prohibition Party with Demisto and JASK

Time: 7:00 – 11:00 PM
Location: 1923 Bourbon Bar, 3930 S. Las Vegas Blvd #200b, Las Vegas, NV 89119

Located under Mandalay Bay’s escalator, 1923 Bourbon Bar makes for the perfect spot to roll your personalized cigar and mingle with peers. Considered Sin City’s “Forbidden Hide-away”, you have the magic key to this elusive spot! Space is limited, so register soon!

HackerOne's Black Hat 2018 Party

Time: 8:00 – 17:00 pm
Location: Eyecandy Sound Lounge at Mandalay Bay, 3950 South Las Vegas Boulevard,  Las Vegas, NV 89119

HackerOne would like to invite you to escape the heat and enjoy drinks, great food, a live DJ and, of course, networking with your peers as we kick off a busy week of Black Hat and DEFCON activities.

Light Up the Night Party

Time: 9:00 – Midnight
Location: Light Night Club at the Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino

Distil Networks, the experts at protecting websites mobile apps, and APIs from automated attacks, is hosting the biggest party at Black Hat!

Help us kick off Black Hat 2018 at the Light Up the Night Party. Join us for a night where security, music, and networking collide for the ultimate party experience.

Enjoy live entertainment from Biz Markie, free giveaways and more!


Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Cybereason and Beam Suntory Happy Hour

Time: 7:00 – 9:00 PM
Location: Border Grill Mandalay Bay, 3950 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89119

Enjoy a delicious Hornitos® cocktail or turn up the heat and create a custom spice mix to rim your El Tesoro® punch. No sales pitches, no PowerPoint, just delicious margaritas, chips and guac.

Duo Security Party

Time: 7:00 – 9:00 PM
Location: Fleur, 3950 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89119

Duo Security will be in Las Vegas for Black Hat 2018, and while we’re there, we’re throwing a party to celebrate the infosec industry! (Because what better place to party than Vegas?)

If you’ll be at Black Hat, too, save the evening of August 8 to join us – we’ll be at Fleur in Mandalay Bay from 7:00pm to 9:00pm. Meet us there to relax, enjoy some appetizers, and chat with some great infosec minds.

Distilled - by Flashpoint

Time: 7:00 – 10:00 PM 
Location: Libertine Social (Mandalay Bay), 3950 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89119

Distilled. returns for its second year at Black Hat USA. Join Flashpoint on Wednesday, August 8 from 7:00 – 10:00 pm PDT for a night of classic comfort food, craft beers, signature cocktails, and networking in Mandalay Bay’s hot spot, Libertine Social.

Optiv's 2018 Black Hat After Party

Time: 7:30 – 10:30 PM
Location: LIGHT Nightclub – Mandalay Bay, 3950 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89119

Join Optiv at LIGHT Nightclub in the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino on Wednesday, August 8 from 7:30pm-10:30pm! LIGHT Nightclub features world-class DJs, video mapping, lighting, exciting special effects and performers!

All guests must be 21+ years of age with a valid government issued photo ID.

Party with a former KGB spy - Vectra

Time: 8:00 – 10:00 PM
Location: Ri Ra Irish Pub, Located in the shoppes at Mandalay Place, 3930 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89119

Come for drinks and stay for the stories!

Jack Barsky will share exclusive stories of his experiences “Deep Uncover” with all of our guests, who will also have the opportunity to meet him in person. The first 50 VIP guests will receive a complimentary signed copy of Jack’s book!   

Security Leaders VIP Party by Digital Shadows

Time: 8:00 – 10:00 PM
Location: Eyecandy Sound Lounge, Mandalay Bay

Come enjoy the best party spot in Mandalay Bay, Eyecandy. Located in the center of the casino floor, join us for what will be the most talked about new party of Black Hat 2018. Guests will enjoy food, music and a full open bar. We expect to hit capacity so don’t hesitate – get on the list now!

Party with Cisco at Topgolf

Time: 8:00 – 11:00 PM
Location: Topgolf Las Vegas, 4627 Koval Lane, Las Vegas, NV 89109

Hit some balls. Enjoy delicious food and drinks. We have lots of surprises planned, this is a night you won’t want to miss!
Level Up

Time: 8:30 – 11:00 PM
Location: Skyfall Lounge, Delano Hotel

Take Sin City’s most breathtaking elevator ride to the top of the Delano hotel, challenge fellow Black Hatters in our retro arcade and sip on custom cocktails (PacManhattan, anyone? How about a Gin and Sonic?). One of the swankiest lounges on the strip, Skyfall Lounge offers unparalleled, 180-degree views and, for one night only, you can Level Up on over 200 classic video games like Zelda, Mario Kart, Donkey Kong and more from the top of Las Vegas.

Party with Cylance at the minus5° Ice Experience!

Time: 9:00 – 11:00 PM
Location: minus5° Ice Experience, Mandalay Bay
3950 South Las Vegas Boulevard
Las Vegas, Nevada 89119

Cylance will be hosting the coolest, most invigorating party on the strip at the world famous minus5° Ice Experience, starting at 9:00 PM on August 8th. Capacity is limited, so we highly recommend you reserve your spot now!

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