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  1. Moar Details

    Fri 24 June 2016

    We're just about 6 weeks out from the con, and we're stoked to see all of you real soon.

    We're also excited to release some of the details:

    Afterparty

    Will be at Federal Bar in longbeach! It's a pretty chill spot, and is a short convenient ...

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  2. Preliminary Details

    Fri 17 June 2016

    We're just about 6 weeks out from the con, and we're stoked to see all of you real soon.

    We're also excited to release some of the details:

    Afterparty

    Will be in longbeach. The exact location is tbd, but a convenient ferry can get you as far ...

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  3. WIC2.7 is a go!

    Fri 15 April 2016

    After a bunch of umming and ahhing, it's my great pleasure to announce the second-and-a-bit Wrong Island Con.

    Where

    When

    July 29, 2016

    Kickoff at 10am, finishing up around 5pm. Details of the afterparty to come.

    Conveniently on the way to ...

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  4. Call For Islands

    Thu 19 November 2015

    CyberKiwicon is nearly upon us, and a lot of people have been hassling me to find out what the story is with Wrong Island Con this year. It won't be happening in December, and it won't be happening alongside Kiwicon.

    From the outset, I was pretty upfront about ...

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  5. Schedule is announced

    Fri 05 December 2014

    And if you click on the schedule button, you can read it!

    Some housekeeping to go along with this post;

    Pricing

    As a few have been quick to point out, I stupidly managed to put the tickets up in AUD instead of NZD like you would expect. As a result ...

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  6. speakers nearly full!

    Wed 19 November 2014

    With 10 announced speakers, we're nearly full!

    There's still room for 2 more slots, so if you're sitting on a CFP submission you should get it to us ASAP.

    The schedule will be published in the next few days. Getting some more logistics out of the way ...

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  7. First Round of Speakers

    Fri 31 October 2014

    Today we're delighted to announce our first batch of speakers. Without futher adieu:

    Peter Fillmore: Controlling a $20 RC car with a $420 SDR

    Mike Ryan: Hacking bluetooth keyboards

    AmmonRa: Liberating my bio-data

    Read more on the speakers page.

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  8. CFP is open

    Thu 11 September 2014

    The CFP is open!

    We'd love to have your short (15-20 minute) lightning talk on something interesting and nominally computer security related. Leave out the context, we want to see your One Weird Trick. Background is best discussed over beers afterward where you can work out how much you ...

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  9. Tickets are on sale!

    Thu 11 September 2014

    The event is live! You can buy tickets on the eventbrite thing

    Relatedly, this officially opens the CFP. If you're interested in giving a lightning talk (15-30 mins) about something interesting and security/computer related, send a thing to [email protected]

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  10. Introducing Wrong Island

    Mon 01 September 2014

    Wrong Island Con: It is happening.

    Born of a bunch of Australian infosec jerks getting sent to the Wrong Island on our pilgrimage to kiwicon 7 last year, we figured we'd probably best head intentionally to the Wrong Island for a couple of days to warm up for kiwicon ...

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