BSidesTLV 2023 Call for Papers

Our CFP Review board

Our amazing CFP Review board members can be found here. This year, we will be employing a “Double Blind” review process! This means the reviewers won’t be able to see any personal details of the submitters, and submitters will be able to receive anonymized feedback on their submissions.

When: Thursday, June 29 , 2023

The 2023 edition of Security BSides in Israel, BSidesTLV 2023, is returning during Tel Aviv University’s Cyber Week (June 25th - June 29th, 2023).

BSidesTLV will take place on Thursday, June 29th, 2023, from 10:00 am until 19:00 pm, and (depending on COVID) might even be followed by our traditional after-party.

Where: Tel Aviv University, Smolartz auditorium, Israel

Who should apply?

BSidesTLV is a hands-on, community-organized hacking and security research event. This is the chance for you to share knowledge, ideas, and failures and demonstrate what you’ve been up to! We encourage talk submissions by both newbies and veterans from people passionate about security in all walks of life. If we don’t know who you are, or if you’ve never spoken on stage before - we want you, so go ahead and submit a talk!

If you never gave a public talk before, or even if you just feel like you need some support - this year we will be able to offer mentorship by members of our review board and BSidesTLV team, if your talk was accepted, feel free to ask for mentoship by emailing [email protected]

Available speaking slots:

The 45min and 25min slots include 5min for Q&A, so please take that under consideration when creating your talk. The 10min slot depends on a minimum number of Lightning Talk applicants.

Topics we would like to hear about:

Call for speakers

Important BSidesTLV 2023 dates:

Why you should speak at BSidesTLV 2023

You’ll win the audience’s admiration and a chance to (hopefully) visit Tel Aviv and be a part of Cyber Week, This annual event brings over 8000 international guests from 60 countries to Tel Aviv. Pending COVID-19 solutions, of course.

Speaker benefits:

s a community-focused, free and non-profit event, we usually do not cover flights or offer honorariums to our speakers, but in special cases, we might be able to provide some assistance for overseas speakers (lightning talks excluded). So don’t hesitate to get in touch with us. If you are traveling from abroad, we hope you’ll enjoy the chance to visit sunny Tel Aviv and connect with our amazing local security community. We promise to make it fun, safe, educational, and worth your while!

Our Code of Conduct:

All attendees, speakers, sponsors and volunteers at our conference are required to agree with the following code of conduct.

Our Code Of Conduct can be found here