Vancouver Island’s PREMIER Information & Cyber Security CONFERENCE

August 26th, 2019 • Victoria, BC


What is BSides Vancouver Island?


Security BSides is an open platform that gives security experts and industry professionals the opportunity to share ideas, insights, and develop long-standing relationships with others in the community. It is a rare opportunity to directly connect and create trusted relationships with key members of the community.

Our event is a source of education, communication, and collaboration. The technical and academic presentations at BSides Vancouver Island are given in the spirit of peer review and for the dissemination of knowledge among all specialties. This allows the field of Information Security to grow, and continue its pursuit of a world where privacy and security are attainable.


conference Location & venue


BSides Vancouver Island will take place at the University of Victoria Student Union Building in the Michelle Pujol Room which is located at 3800 Finnerty Rd, Victoria BC V8P 5C2.

Visitors to the University of Victoria campus may park at a meter, or display a valid daily/hourly parking permit available from one of the many permit dispensers located in parking lots outside of Ring Road. Parking Lot 2 is the closest parking lot to the venue.

Outside of Ring Road

  • $1.50 per hour or portion

  • $8.00 daily max until 11:59 pm

  • $3.00 evening max (6:00 pm - 11:59 pm)

Inside of Ring Road

  • $3.00 per hour or portion

  • $15.00 daily max

  • $3.00 per hour - Short term meter parking


2019 Sponsors

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Silver Sponsors

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Community Partners