About the village

This year for the first time at DEF CON 26, The Monero Project along with & BCOS Village are co-organizing the village dedicated to Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Security and a gathering for all The Monero Project supporters and enthusiasts.

Village Venue at DEFCON

Pompeian Ballroom -I.
Pomenade Level,
Near info-booth, Opposite to SWAG/CHILLOUT ROOM
Caesar’s Palace Conference Center,
3570 S Las Vegas Blvd, NV 89109, USA

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At Village We HAVE

1. Talks

2. Workshops

3. Live demos of some cool wallets and gadgets

4. Contests &

5. A panel discussion

All based on and around your favourite topic of Blockchain & Cryptocurrency security and The Monero Project.

Check out the complete schedule here

Get Involved

Call for Papers

If you have a cool research, working demos, tools or case studies, on and around Blockchian and Cryptocurrency security, to present at the village then here is your chance, our CFP is open, submit right away…


Important Dates for CFP : [NOTE] We have EXTENDED the CFP Deadline... :)

Last date of submission : 5 June 2018 10 June 2018

Date of Announcement of Speakers : 10 June 2018 15 June 2018

Event dates : to be declared ( 10 & 11 Aug 2018)

Call for Volunteers

The villages at DEFCON are excellent ways to contribute and be part of the community dedicated to the field of your interest. It is a fantastic opportunity to learn, work and network with the vibrant community out there.

If The Monero Project or Blockchain & Cryptocurrency security is of your interest and you would like to help us organie this village, then we are looking for you.

Please respond to our CFV and get involved.

Last date of submission : 22 June 2018


About the Monero Project

Monero project is a metaproject containing several projects like Monero software development, Monero hardware development, Kovri, Monero Research Lab, Openalias, and several others.

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About the BCOS Village

Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Open Security Village is an effort to create a thriving community to make Blockchain technology & Cryptocurrencies more secure, robust and trustable. As they say at DEF CON, it takes a village to raise security level of any technology, so here we are… BCOS future is great, lets secure it.

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