Do you have specific questions? Please send inquiries to
Direct line to conference office:
+1 312 646 1013
Direct mailing address to conference office:
FIRST Conference Office
219 W. Chicago Avenue, Suite 300
Chicago, Illinois 60654
|Early Bird - Non-Member (by 18:00 GMT, 1 April 2013)||$1900 US|
|Early Bird - Member (by 18:00 GMT, 1 April 2013)||$1500 US|
|Standard - Non-Member (after 18:00 GMT, 1 April 2013)||$2300 US|
|Standard - Member (after 18:00 GMT, 1 April 2013)||$1850 US|
|Single Day Fee||$800 US|
|Full Time Graduate or Doctoral Computer Security Student||$900 US|
|45-60 Minute Paper Presenter (1 comp per presentation)||Complimentary|
|30-45 Minute Paper Presenter (1 comp per presentation)||$1200 US|
|Late Fee Member & Non-Member (after 18:00 GMT, 1 June 2013)||$2500 US|
Please ensure you read the Registration Terms & Conditions.
The Early fee US$1900 (US$1500 for members) will be available up until 18:00 GMT on 1 April 2013.
If payment has not been received and confirmed by the Registration Office by 18:00 GMT 1 April 2013, registrants will be charged the Standard conference fee (US$2299). This applies to registrants submitting bank/wire transfers, checks, and credit card payments that are incomplete for any reason.
The Standard conference fee US$2300 (US$1850 for members) will be available up until 18:00 GMT on 1 June 2013.
If payment has not been received by 18:00 GMT 1 June 2013, all non-payment standard registrations will be automatically removed from the registrant database.
Registrations entered after 18:00 GMT 1 June 2013 will be considered Late registrations.
The Late registration fee for members and non-members is US$2500.
The Student conference fee US$900 will be available through the start of the Conference.
In order to register as a Student, you must email or fax a copy of your student ID and a letter signed by your academic advisor indicating your doctoral or graduate course of study. Email to email@example.com or fax to the conference office at +1 312 372 1427. Upon approval by FIRST, you will receive a special registration discount code – email any questions about this process or the status of your request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are an invited speaker or accepted presenter, you will be contacted by the conference staff and the appropriate discount code will be sent to you.
There is a processing fee associated with check and wire transfer transactions. Please note the following fees will be added to your registration invoice based on the payment type:
- Wire Transfers: $30.00 US
- Check: $20.00 US
Accommodation costs are not included in the conference registration.
Payment must be made in USD.
- Attendance to all conference sessions (except closed meetings for which you must be qualified/authorized to attend)
- Morning & afternoon breaks and lunches Monday-Friday of conference week
- One ticket to the Welcome Reception and one ticket to the Conference Banquet
- Access to the Tuesday evening Vendor Showcase
- All conference materials
- Attendance to all conference sessions the single day of attendance (except closed meetings for which you must be qualified/authorized to attend)
- Morning & afternoon breaks and lunches during conference hours
- One ticket to the Conference Banquet (if applicable)
- Access to the Tuesday Vendor Showcase (if applicable)
- All conference materials
On-site registrations will be accepted. Payment of onsite registration must be made using a credit card.
NO CASH will be accepted.
You must be an official FIRST member in good standing. More about FIRST membership here.
To receive the member discount during registration, please select "Yes" and select your Team on the online registration form. Discount codes are NOT required. All registrant data will be reviewed by the FIRST Secretariat. If it is determined that you are either not a FIRST member, or a FIRST member in good standing, you will be contacted promptly for next action.
Member discount only applies for FULL conference registration. There are no discounts for single day registrations.
If you need to apply for a visa, please APPLY EARLY. If you are unsure whether or not you require a visa to enter Thailand, please visit the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kingdom of Thailand.
Conference participants requiring a letter of invitation in order to attend the conference should contact the Conference Registration Office, email@example.com. Please REGISTER first (you may select to Pay Later), then send the following information:
- Your full name as it appears in your passport
- Complete mailing address as it appears in your passport
- Job title/position and employer
- Telephone number and/or fax number
- Email address
Please note that this procedure aims to assist participants who need to obtain a visa or permission to attend the conference and is not an official invitation covering fees or other expenses.
A letter of invitation does not imply any financial support from the conference. Conference staff review all inquiries.
For rush requests, FIRST reserves the right to charge an administration fee of $40 US to cover postal charges.
Requests from untrustworthy sources will be ignored.