#1: First in the world. Be among the first to be part of a brand new technical IT security conference series. TakeDownCon is set to be the preferred no-frills learning and sharing platform for infosec professionals.
#2: Focused and highly technical program. TakeDownCon Dallas features a well-designed program (30 sessions over 2 days!) covering a wide spectrum of IT security topics relevant to the current information security landscape. See Program HERE.
#3: Excellent speakers line-up. The event will feature some of the best IT security experts (34 speakers over 2 days!) who will present findings from in depth researches and showcase cutting edge technical demonstrations. See Speakers HERE.
#4: Earn your ECE/CPE credits. Continuing education is essential for all professionals to maintain standards. Participate in TakeDownCon to keep your certification status up to date. Earn up to 9 credits a day.
#5: Platform to acquire the skills and knowledge. Expand and empower your own information security knowledge by embarking on quality training. TakeDownCon offers a suite of certification and technical training that will suit your requirements. See Training HERE.
#6: Great networking and sharing venue. Opportunity to network with the best subject matter experts in person and exchange your experiences. One can only gain valuable insights from networking by sharing information with your peers and other professionals.
#7: Learn lockpicking skills. Debut of Nite Locks et All. A lockpicking village for attendees to try their hands on picking different type of locks.
#8: Speed Hack Competition. A brand new type of hacking competition testing not just your skills, but speed as well.
#9: Free Penetration Testing and Ethical Hacking Tools. All TakeDownCon attendees will get a 30-day Metasploit Pro with 3 user team collaboration license, generously sponsored by Rapid7; and also Live Hacking Distro, sponsored by LiveHacking.com.
#10: Win an iPad 2 and more. There will be one iPad 2 to be won each day, and lots of other attractive giveaways, during the daily end-of-day raffle draws.
So here are 10 good reasons for you to join us at TakeDownCon Dallas. Don’t hesitate, REGISTER NOW, and be part of history in the making.
We look forward to see you in Dallas.
Conference Director – TakeDownCon Dallas 2011
About TakeDownCon Dallas
TakeDownCon is a brand new information security conference series, created by EC-Council. This highly technical information security conference series differs from others. TakeDownCon Dallas will be held at the Intercontinental Dallas, from May 14 – 19, 2011. The theme of this first in the series is “Taking Down Security”, focusing on attack and defense vectors. World class experts will demonstrate and showcase how security systems can be taken down with ease. This 2 days conference, in a very casual and relaxed setting, is targeted towards information security researchers, engineers and technical professionals. http://www.takedowncon.com