The Hack Summit is a continuation of What The H@ck conference, well known in the Polish IT environment. For years, the event has been bringing together not only a wide range of cyber security specialists, but also representatives of the most important organizations in the industry and people simply interested in the topic.
The project is organised by the Academic Partners Foundation, whose team, in cooperation with IT communities, is responsible for the organisation of a number of leading Polish IT / data science conferences and meetups.
About the 2022 edition
Thursday, 13/10, live speeches + VoD
Friday, 14/10, speaking in front of an audience
evening meeting of speakers, partners and participants
What topic areas does the conference cover?
Red Teaming / Blue Teaming
Security Operations Center
IT Security Architecture
IT security management
Fuckups / Crashes from IT security area
industrial / SCADA / IoT,
Blockchain / Cryptocurrencies,
AI / ML / Big Data
Construction / Development / Software architecture for security
Bug hunting / Fuzzing / Exploiting
Cybercrime and computer forensics
Fight against abuse
Special Services / Police / Europol / Military
Attacks: DDoS, networked, socio-technical
IT Security Audit
Law and IT Security
Fight for privacy and anonymity on the web
What tracks can you expect?
The final division into individual tracks will be determined after the Call for Papers, but it will be analogous to the division in previous editions of the event:
The event is mainly addressed to professionals working in the field of broadly defined IT security, jak również do management representatives dealing with technical aspects of projects developers and architects people interested in IT security
People with experience (Regular/Senior) 80%
Regular / Mid (15%)
Key information on speeches and the formula of the event
Speech proposals are particularly encouraged:
advanced level ("deep dive"),
specific case studies presenting project experiences and knowledge that is difficult to read in handbooks,
about trends, latest technologies or approaches.
This year we plan 3 formats of speeches:
live broadcasts (remotely or from our studio),
VoD (pre-recorded lecture).
We provide for the possibility of organising stationary workshops. Interested persons are encouraged to apply via the CfP form.
In the case of speakers from outside Warsaw, who will be stationary – we will refund the travel costs within Poland and provide a hotel for the duration of the conference.
Online: Thursday, 13/10/2022
Onsite (Warsaw): Friday, 14/10/2022
Speaking time: 30-40 minutes
Speech language: Polish or English
Why is it worth becoming a speaker at our conference?
You will have the opportunity to present the results of your work / research / interesting case studies / ... – among the entire IT community.
Gain experience as a speaker at a major conference / establish yourself as a recognized expert in your field.
Networking – you will meet a lot of interesting people:
Other people in the industry working in the same field,
Other speakers during in-person presentations and workshops,
Representatives / experts / managers from organisations that are Sponsors and Partners of our event – leading IT companies,
Conference participants during the evening afterparty.
You will have the opportunity to discuss your challenges / experiences / insights with other experienced people.
Grow by attending the conference – free of charge – by listening to other speakers.
Opportunity to attend the entire event with the PRO package.
A welcome gift bag with an official event t-shirt, among other things.
Invitation to the afterparty with an open-bar.
Specially designed Certificate of Appearance at THS 2022.
Speakers of previous edition
Join the great experts who have spoken at The Hack Summit so far:
If you have an idea for an interesting topic and would like to be a speaker at our event, please complete the form below. Submissions are accepted until 21 of August 2022 (this deadline may be further extended).
For nearly 10 years Academic Partner Foundation not only organizes but also initiates many significant events (conferences, fairs, meetings) addressed to IT / data science professionals and students. Each of them currently gathers thousands of participants every year. We are responsible for such events as: Warsaw IT Days, The Hack Summit, Data Science Summit, The Hack Summit, IT Job Fairs and many IT meetups. We also help organize IT / data science conferences for large organizations. In case of any questions, please contact us.
The Cyberspace Defense Forces Component Command was established on the basis of the NCBC and directly subordinate units. The main tasks of the unit are to ensure the ICT security of the entire ministry, conduct research design, build, implementation, use and protection of national cryptologic technologies or the production of new products for the state by uniting the scientific and industrial potential in the area of advanced information and cryptographic technologies.