REVULN 20 Bangkok
Bangkok (Thailand)


REVULN 20 Bangkok is an international cybersecurity conference taking place on (postponed) in Bangkok (Thailand) at Ibis Styles Bangkok Sukhumvit Phra Khanong.

The conference is focused on the following topic with presentations covering countries and areas of Asia:

    Social media monitoring and online censorship evasion

The topic is discussed from different points of view and focused on the countries and personal experiences of the selected international speakers.
Each presentation covers a slot of 45 minutes inclusive of questions (Q&A session).
A 15 minutes break is available after each presentation for networking and privately talking with the speaker.

The conference also includes an "open topic day" covering freedom of information, cyber warfare, ICS and SCADA, IOT devices, industrial security, Internet censorship, hacktivism, technologies in law enforcement, and so on.

Main features of the event:
    - no sponsors, no partners, no sponsored talks, no marketing or promoted business
    - invitation-only and free
    - guests selected by us and by the attendees
    - sessions covering specific target topics
    - focused on the region where the event is hosted (Asia)
    - improved networking with people from different countries and fields

Registration and tickets

The event is invitation-only and free. No tickets available.

Agenda / Programme

Sep 9Wednesday - Social media monitoring and online censorship evasion
10:30TBA ()
15 minutes break for networking
11:30TBA ()
15 minutes break for networking
14:00TBA ()
15 minutes break for networking
15:00TBA ()
15 minutes break for networking
16:00TBA ()
15 minutes break for networking

Sep 10Thursday - Open Topic
10:30TBA ()
15 minutes break for networking
11:30TBA ()
15 minutes break for networking
14:00TBA ()
15 minutes break for networking
15:00TBA ()
15 minutes break for networking
16:00TBA ()
15 minutes break for networking

Speakers details


Call for Speakers / Presentations / Papers

Text file / Download


What is this event?
REVULN is a series of free private meetings for invited guests where participants attend the presentations of international speakers and connect with all the selected guests.
The idea behind the events and their organization are unique, no conferences hosted by private companies have similar features.
Information about the previous events are available here.

Is this a marketing or promotional event?
No. We do NOT promote, advertise or sell anything, and we do NOT accept sponsors.
The event has been created, planned and financed by us just for speakers and attendees, completely for free and without any business or promotional activity or purpose.
REVULN's goal is sharing knowledge and connecting people.

How joining as speaker?
Please check our Call for Papers for details.
Usually we provide free accommodation for the international speakers with presentations covering the main topic.
No "paper" is requested, this is a Call for Speakers where you will be asked to provide your presentation only (slides).

How can I attend the event?
The event is invitation-only, attendees are selected by us and by our guests.
Anyway feel free to contact us if you wish to participate, we are ever looking for interesting guests who can contribute to the events with their presence and knowledge.

We would like to sponsor the event.
We do not accept sponsors or partners.

We work for the press/media.
Please send us an email if you would like to participate.

How are the invited guests selected?
The expected attendees directly invited by us are mainly from two categories:

    - media: journalists, reporters, writers, bloggers, press, agencies, NGOs

    - governments and law enforcement agencies: police forces, armed forces, military and defense, government owned/funded research organizations, police academies and universities, national CERTs, consulates and embassies, public sector

Is there any political motivation?
No, REVULN and its team are completely neutral and free from any political and ideological motivation and bias, no matter what are the countries and goals involved.
This open minded attitude allows guests from very different and sometimes conflicting fields to attend a relaxed event focused on experiences and information.

Are you going to release the slides of the presentations on the website?
Yes, but please note that some presentations may not be available since some speakers may prefer to not share their material with the public.

Are you going to record or stream the sessions?
No, we take no video recordings of the event.
Due to the current emergency we "may" record the sessions, but sharing them would depend by the speaker.

I'm an invited guest and I would like to attend only some presentations.
Sure, please check the agenda for the exact schedule of the presentation in which you are interested.
Time is a valuable thing and we perfectly know how difficult may be to attend the full day.

I'm a journalist, am I expected to provide media coverage of the event?
We don't expect anything from our guests.
The event is for you, not for what you are supposed to return back to us.

Do I need a VISA for traveling to the Thailand?
People from many countries do not need any VISA for traveling to Thailand and can stay for 30 days.
Please check the Thailand Visa Information for a complete list.

How to reach the location of the event?
Ibis Styles Bangkok Sukhumvit Phra Khanong is located in Bangkok, close to the BTS Phra Khanong station.
Address: 1122 Sukhumvit Road, Phra Khanong Khlong Toei, Bangkok, Thailand.
Phone: +66 20959888
The event takes place in the SIRIVIT I at 26/F.

Ibis Styles Bangkok Sukhumvit Phra Khanong
BTS stationGoogle Maps

For reaching the hotel from the Suvarnabhumi Airport please use the Airport Rail Link till Phaya Thai, then the BTS Skytrain (direction Kheha/Bang Wa/National Stadium) till Phra Khanong.

How to move in Bangkok?
The BTS Skytrain is very useful to reach many destinations, please note that it may be overcrowded in some hours or stations.
The Grab app is available in Bangkok but it's difficult to use cars during peak hours due to heavy traffic.

What's the situation of COVID-19 in the country? What are the guidelines for the meeting room?
Useful websites:

    - MOPH with official data: MOPH.GO.TH

    - Tourism Authority: TATNEWS.ORG

    - Thai Airways: THAIAIRWAYS.COM

    - WHO about the country: WHO.INT

Any requirements, restrictions and limits on the capacity of the meeting room depends by the hotel and by the health department.
Once the capacity of the meeting room is reached, the other guests can wait and do networking in the adiacent spaces.

Do I have to bring something with me?
Your name cards (business cards).
The mobile phone or laptop will be useful for consulting some material we plan to provide during the event.
A local Wi-Fi will be available for sharing documents with the attendees, and Internet Wi-Fi is available too.
The hotel already provides notepads, pens and water.
Mask to wear the whole time covering from nose to chin.
Hand sanitizer.

Dress code?
Casual or business is up to you, the event is meant to be informal and relaxed.
T-shirt, (long) shorts and shoes are the bare minimum.

Code of Conduct?
Respect the others, no offenses, no aggressive and inappropriate behavior.
This is a place where we plan to share our own experiences and connecting with people interested in the selected topics.

I like the project, how can I contribute?
Just with word of mouth.
Feel free to share the Call for Papers and details of the event with colleagues and people interested in these topics.

How can I contact the organizer with other questions?
Please contact Luigi Auriemma by email, Twitter, LinkedIn, or Signal/Telegram: revuln

Privacy Policy
REVULN Privacy Policy for speakers and participants.

This is a private meeting for invited guests only without any business, promotional activity and purpose.
The event is completely not-for-profit and no incomes are generated from and during its execution.
The presentations and slides are intellectual property of their authors, who are also the only responsible for such content.
Free accommodation, when acknowledged by the organizer, is revoked if the speaker is not able to held the presentation in-person at the event.
The organizer is not responsible for any loss, damage or other issues during the event.