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Texas Cyber Summit 2019

  • Grand Hyatt San Antonio 600 E. Market Street San Antonio, Texas 78205 United States (map)

Texas Cyber Summit 2019

The Texas Cyber Summit is a practitioner led, organized and operated, deeply technical training summit for current and future Cybersecurity defenders and operators. We believe through collaboration, socialization, competitions, challenges, briefings and hands-on training we can become a more well-rounded and inclusive industry.

The Texas Cyber Summit is October 10th – 12th , 2019

San Antonio Texas at the Grand Hyatt River Walk.

2019 Program


Track 1 - Cyber 0101 – Introduction to Cybersecurity, explore the domains; red, purple, blue, Threats from nation states and from hackers. Safe computing, protecting your identity, PII Personally Identifiable information. Security Awareness for the beginner, introduction to Devops, DevSecOps, Snipit code programming to intermediate level training. Defending against attackers to testing your perimeter.

Track 2 – Tactical Mid-Level – Intermediate level Cyber – Geared toward the daily defender, operator, consultant, these mid range talks with experts provide highly technical next level briefings, programing secure code, Penetration testing, Defending and attacking the realm.

Track 3 – Advanced Uber Cyber – Advanced Cyber for the seasoned professional, deep dives, highly technical, developing exploits, reverse engineering, Exploiting Cyber, technical demos, how-to’s and follow along’s, all highly technical briefings.

Tack 4-6 – Expert Hardcore Level – Three of the most intense tracks, dedicated to the the Samurai , the hardened operator & defender, pushing the attendees capability to the edge, deeply technical, hands-on, most courses are 2-4hrs long, laptops required.

Track 7 – CIO/CISO/CSO – Governance, Risk Controls, Audit, Security Program management, IS Core Competencies, Strategic Planning, Financial and Vendor Management. Corporate Security, designing a Cybersecurity Awareness program for success.

Track 8 – Career Summit – Two days of Resume Reviews, coaching, guidance, mock and real interviews, Talks geared towards making a better candidate and employee, and a large number of hiring companies helping attendees find careers.

Cleared Jobs - October 10th, 2019

Military MoJo. - October 11th, 2019



  • Hackers Haven: – This is CTF Central, where all the action is, Capture the flags from Beginner to highly advanced levels, Blue Team, Red Team and Purple team challenges and competition opportunities. Bring your crew or join a team.

  • Hackers Haven Tunes: This is where the music and beats are played all the time, all three days, DJ’s are welcome to submit for opportunities to spin tunes.

  • Hackers Hangout: The haven’s Hacker hangout is a place to socialize, meet new and old friends, team up for the CTF, knowledge transfer

  • Hackers Arsenal: Tool builders from around the world converge on Texas Cyber Summit to show off their Wares, tools, systems, applications, modules, capabilities. Here they demo, exhibit, code, recode, and interact with attendees.

  • Hackers Lab: – Hardware hacking at its finest, from Arduino’s to Rasp Pie, to makers, bring your own kits or buy one and build it among coaches, experts and friends, here anything from badge hacking to toaster hacking goes. (no flame throwers please)

  • Hackers Lair: – Immerse yourself in the “War of the Cyber Worlds” Themed area, Lockpicking, photobooth, Bio-Hacking, ICS Village and hacking , WiFi Wireless Village and CTF, plenty of online games, lounge area, movies and much more


Business Hall:

  • Spacious area for sponsors to be able to display their systems, software, services and solutions.

  • Highly visible area that all attendees must pass through, Keynote, Tracks, Hackers Lair.

  • Visit comfortably with prospect customers in a relaxing and hassle free environment

  • Get that one on one time, with out another vendor being right on top of you, leg and arm room.

  • Breakfast, Breaks and Socials are served here to encourage vendor interaction


Vendor Area:

  • Here - you can purchase books, hardware, tools, gizmos and widgets

  • Find - event T-Shirts and event collectables

  • Vendors - have ample space to show off their merchandise.

Texas Cyber Training:

  • October 7th, 8th & 9th  Separate Training

  • Professional classes include ticket to the Summit

  • Six Different Training Classes from Intro to Expert Level