BSidesLagos is set to host it’s 2nd edition of BSidesLagos cyber-security conference. The 2nd edition will be held at Landmark Centre,Plot 3&4 Water Corporation Road Victoria Island Annex,Lagos

Security BSides is an event for information technology professionals- CIOs, CTOs, Network Administrators, programmers, security professionals and anyone interested in information security.


B-Sides Lagos is a regional security conference. This second edition promises to be hilarious. BSidesLagos operates under the umbrella principles of Security B-Sides a large community project within the information security. We the organizers are very happy to be part of the epoch-making event.

Call for Papers

Submission  for papers for presentation commenced from 1st  January 2017 till March 28th 2017. Note: Paper submitted are subject to review by an appointed Board. Eligibility of each paper shall be reviewed based on expected Participants Awareness; Technical/Pentest; Technique/approaches; Lesson Learned; and recommendations?

Please send your papers for participation/presentation to info@BsidesLagos.org


The ticket for BSideslagos is (Ten thousand Naira) N10,000

Sub-themes for Security BSidesLagos conference include: 

  • Social Engineering
  • Security education
  • Business impact security
  • Forensics
  • Intrusion and incident Response
  • Exploits and Defense
  • New vulnerabilities
  • Novel defense
  • Industry Security

Formats for Submission of Paper(s):

  • Name:
  • A short biography of yourself
  • Title of your Paper Abstract
  • Supporting Research
  • Format (Presentation/Training/Workshop
  • Contact Details: Functional E-mail address; Facebook id; Twitter id
  • Telephone number:


We, the organizers are looking for sponsors to make BSides Lagos events a prosperous one. Please take a look at our sponsorship kit. As you interested in sponsoring BSidesLagos, please, send us a mail at info@BsidesLagos.org or you call us at any time +234(0)8088359817.


BSides Lagos is a non-profit event organized my volunteers. A group of security experts decided it’s time for Nigeria to have its own BSides event. A lot of countries around the world have their own BSides to discuss and present research papers on cyber-security. We are looking for volunteers to help us with the registration of attendees, welcoming attendee to the conference and helping sponsors to their booth. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer send us an mail at info@BsidesLagos.org

Or you can call 08088359817, +2348164774004 and +2349024634777


Registration for BSidesLagos starts on 5th June  2017 till 18th of 18th June 2017

Venue:Landmark Centre,Plot 3&4 Water Corporation Road Victoria Island Annex,Lagos


Time: Date to announced later


Schedule for the event will be announced immediately after the Call for Paper ends on 30th October 2016

Post-Event Content:

The contents derived from the Conference shall be published in the website. The content is the property of the author copyright, redistribution as the authors would have given us exclusive right to publish them.


  1. What is BSides?
  2. BSides is a community-driven framework for building events for and by information security community members and other members of the public, who are interested in information security. BSides as an annual conference accords information security professionals opportunities to submit presentations focused on deepening information security awareness in the public domain.
  3. How did BSides started?
  4. BSides was initiated by passionate information security professionals, who through quality paper presentations did not make it to the black-hat event.
  5. Where and When will BSides be held?

A BSidesLagos will be held at Landmark Centre,Plot 3&4 Water Corporation Road Victoria Island Annex,Lagos and the date is June 21st  2017.

Q What are the rules in BSidesLagos?

  1. There are no rules. But we ask you to refrain from doing anything that might jeopardize the conference or other attendees. BSidesLagos crew members are there to answer your questions and help you wherever they can. It is unwise to do any illegal activities as law enforcements officers probably will attend the event as well.
  2. What will takes place in BSidesLagos?
  3. BSidesLagos offers a presentation track and some workshops by some very interesting and bright people bringing some of the most recent material in security research. The attendees of the conference can help us shape the event. We welcome anyone with some innovative research, a tool or just to present an interesting website to give a lightning talk or a workshop. If you want to give an additional workshop or need some space for your project, please contact us at info@BSidesLagos.org
  4. Can I present research paper at BSidesLagos?
  5. Sure! The Call of Presentation phase starts on 1st January 2017 till March 28th 2017 But you can come to BSidesLagos as a participant and subscribe to the Lightening Talks and give a brief introduction of your topic.
  6. Will there be a Network to BSides Event?
  7. Sure! There will be a high speed wireless network.
  8. What should I bring to BSides cyber-security conference?
  9. Please bring a Laptop

A virtualization software (such as Vmware,Vitualbox) optional


BSides Lagos was founded my Onwuje Emeka Edmond, an information security researcher and Bamidele Akinlaya a public relation officer.

For inquiries contact: info@BsidesLagos.org





A.A registration portal will be made available for attendees to register and purchase tickets. You can also place a call to +2348164774004 for tickets


The training date is 12th June till on the 17th 2017

The Training will take place at the NITDA software centre at Victoria Island

Drop an E-mail info@bsideslagos.org


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