Capitol Tech is Going to DEF CON 32

Capitol Technology University is going to DEF CON 32!  

This international hacking conference draws cyber professionals and tech enthusiasts from around the world to celebrate their interest in all areas of cybersecurity.  

DEF CON features booths, Villages, vendors, and seminars throughout the convention for attendees to learn more about the exciting and rapidly evolving field of cybersecurity, along with opportunities to network with leaders in tech, buy exclusive swag, and more!  

Capitol Tech will be there for all four days of the event.  


Details of Event: 

Date: Thurs., August 8th – Sun., August 11th  

Place: Las Vegas Convention Center, 3150 Paradise Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89109  

Booth: Located in Exhibitor’s Hall  

Networking Event: Fri., August 9th, 9:00 – 11:00 p.m. PDT, Room W208  

Alumni and participants who are registered for DEF CON are invited to join us for our networking event which will feature free beverages* and great conversation! 

Note: Event is located on the 2nd floor of the convention center, top of the escalators, to the left, near the DEF CON Merch booth area. Drink tickets are first come, first served, limited availability, age restrictions apply.*

RSVP: Visit our Alumni Events page to RSVP for this networking event. 

Registration: Visit the official DEF CON website for more information. 


At our booth, visitors can meet our president, Dr. Bradford Sims, along with our professors Dr. Bill Butler, Dr. Rick Hansen, as well as our Director of Graduate Programs Chris Urdzik and Asst. Director of Graduate Recruitment & Admissions Kellie Robertson.

We will also have swag giveaways and exclusive merchandise like our specially designed DEF CON 32 t-shirts and light-up badges!  

DEF CON 32 Exclusive Shirt
Capitol Tech DEF CON 32 Exclusive Shirt


We invite you to join us! Let us know if you will be in Las Vegas for the event, whether as a general registrant, exhibitor, or presenter.

RSVP via our Alumni Events page or contact us at  

Follow us on social media, as we will continue to share updates leading up to our DEF CON trip.  

We look forward to seeing you there!  



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Visit our DEF CON Do's and Don'ts List