Ham Radio Village @ DEF CON 30 Testing Session (Friday)
|Date:||Aug 12, 2022 (Fri)|
|Exam Team:||K0HRV: Ham Radio Village|
|Location:||3545 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109, USA
|VEC:||Laurel Amateur Radio Club, Inc|
Why Ham Radio at DEF CON® (and InfoSec in general)?
After several years of being involved running ham radio exams at DEF CON®, a common theme emerged: People were either wondering where to start, interested in learning more, or deciding what to do next. Other villages touched on related topics, but there wasn't anything specific for the growing ham community. Ham Radio is in may ways the original "hacker" culture and "maker" community, and it's a shame we don't better represent ourselves to the larger hacker community. Our goal is to fix that!
We were accepted as a new village to DEF CON 27 and though we were a small new village tucked away in the Flamingo, we had a great turnout, lots of interest, good content, and started building the foundation to be even better in the future.
Our vision is to help the community in a number of ways, including:
Who may register for this testing session:
If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will be happy to help you however possible.
|Slots available:||no limit set|