Vegas Awaits: Seven Things to Do at Black Hat USA 2018

August 2, 2018 | AJ Hamer

Black Hat is just around the corner, and, like many of us, you may not have planned out your trip yet. That’s okay! We’ve got your back with seven of our favorite activities you should try at Black Hat 2018:

1)    Neon Museum

Whether you want to learn the history of Las Vegas, take a trip down memory lane, or simply see some iconic signs, this museum exhibiting the historic glowing signs of Vegas is for you. Book your reservation here: Neon Museum tickets

2)    Comedy Cellar at the Rio

Five comedians, five flavors, you’ll definitely like at least one, you’ll probably like them all. Check it out: Comedy Cellar tickets

3)    Beer Park

Over 100 draft, can, and bottle beer selections. Need we say more? If you’re still not convinced, the Beer Park also features great food, stunning views of the strip, and a plethora of television screens to watch your favorite sports. Check it out: Beer Park

4)    Keynote on Wednesday at 9 am (Parisa Tabriz | Director of Engineering, Google)

In 2012, she was named to Forbes list of 30 under 30 pioneers in technology. Now she’s the Director of Engineering at Google. You won’t want to miss her speak on how we can improve security in complex landscapes. For more on her topic: Keynote

5)    Guidepoint Security party

On Tuesday, August 7th, Guidepoint will be hosting the best Black Hat party (as sponsors of the event, we’re definitely not biased). Come join us at the Aureole in the Mandalay Bay from 5:30pm to 8pm. Reserve your spot 

6)    The High Roller Observation Wheel

Thought the London Eye was tall? The High Roller Observation Wheel is the world’s tallest observation wheel, providing sweeping 360-degree views of the Strip from 550 ft up. More info here: High Roller

7)    Anomali Booth #1302 on Level 1

Stop by the Anomali booth to learn about our leading threat intelligence platform, try a personalized demo, and grab some free swag. Oh, and did we mention we’ll be giving away $5,000 in casino chips?

With these activities and plenty more, you are guaranteed to have a great time during Black Hat 2018. See you there!

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Detect '18 will be held at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center September 19 - 21, 2018 in National Harbor, Maryland.

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