VB2017 Madrid

VB2017 — the 27th Virus Bulletin International Conference — will take place 4-6 October 2017 in Madrid, Spain.


VB Conference: Shaping tomorrow's IT security

In its 27th year, the annual Virus Bulletin International Conference (VB2017) will be one of the cybersecurity events of the year.

In Madrid, Spain, more than 400 delegates from around the world will attend VB2017.

From 4-6 October 2017, the world’s leading IT security experts - from academia and vendors to non-profits and mega corporations - will gather to share their expertise, ideas, research, and predictions.

VB2017 will offer three full days of cutting-edge presentations, debates, and panels that cover all aspects of the global threat landscape. 

Sponsorship opportunities

There are several attractive sponsorship opportunities for VB2017 at Platinum, Gold and Silver levels, as well as a number of exhibition packages.

For details of sponsorship opportunities please contact Allison Sketchley by email or call +44 1235 544034. 

Call for papers

VB is now seeking proposals for papers to be presented at VB2017.

Have you analysed a new malware campaign? Tracked an APT actor? Discovered a new vulnerability? Developed a new tool? Launched a new security program? Then we want to hear from you!

We are also interested in hearing from those of you who work outside the security industry. Whether you work in security in a large corporation, a small company, a government department or a non-profit, we want to hear what malicious activities you are seeing and what you are doing to stop them from impacting your organisation.

See the call for papers for details. Deadline: 19 March 2017.

Venue: VB2017 in Madrid, Spain

The 2017 Virus Bulletin conference will be held in Madrid, Spain hosted at the brand new Novotel Madrid Center hotel.

Source: http://www.novotelmadridcenter.com/our-hotel/?lang=en


VB2017 is sponsored by the following organizations:


Platinum sponsors:



Gold sponsors:

PC Matic      


Silver sponsors:



Sponsor of the VB2017 delegate Internet service:



VB2017 is supported by

SE Labs    



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