Recon 2011


02/07/2011: The schedule has been updated with more information.

13/06/2011: We created a alternative payment site with EventBright for people having issue with paypal payment. EventBriht is less convenient for us and more expensive so please only use it if you cannot complete payment with paypal.

02/06/2011: Johnny Levin talk on "The Mach-O format, as updated for Lion and iOS 4.3, and the intricacies of dyld." have been cancelled.

23/05/2011: All speakers for Recon 2011 have now been announced. Please visit the schedule more more details. The schedule is not final and may change at any time.

23/05/2011: There is only 100 tickets left for purchase.

14/04/2011: First round of CFP selection ended last weekend, following talks have been selected:

- Sticky Fingers & KBC Custom Shop by Alexandre Gazet of Sogeti/ESEC & Metasm
- Designing a minimal operating system to emulate 32/64bits x86 code snippets, shellcode or malware in Bochs by Elias Bachaalany of Hex-Rays
- Practical C++ decompilation by Igor Skochinsky of Hex-Rays
- RFID Hacking by Milosch Meriac of OpenPCD & OpenBeacon
- AndBug -- A Scriptable Debugger for Android's Dalvik Virtual Machine by Scott Dunlop of IOActive
- Memory Eye by Yoann Guillot of Sogeti/ESEC & Metasm
- "egg" - A Stealth fine grained code analyzer

04/04/2011: Recon 2011 Trainings have now been announced.

21/03/2011: Recon 2011 registration is now open click here to register. Trainings will be announced soon.

06/03/2011: CFP for Recon 2011 has been released. Recon 2011 will be held on 8-10 of July.

06/03/2011: We have started releasing Recon 2010 Videos. You can find them on


RECON is a computer security conference with a focus on reverse engineering and advanced exploitation techniques. It is held annually in Montreal, Canada.

The conference offers a single track of presentations over the span of three days along with technical training sessions held before and after the presentation dates. Technical training varies in length between one and three days.


Conference: July 8-10, 2011

Training: July 5-7, 2011

Training: July 11-12, 2011


Recon will be held in downtown Montreal, Canada at the Hyatt Regency Montreal.


The Call For Papers ends on May 15.


Conference registration is now open. Visit the conference page for details. (or click here to register)