2019 Conference

Mental Health Hackers Village Call for Presentations:  https://goo.gl/forms/brt8HSMxvZ19dtyF2

The Layer 8 conference is the only one that is solely dedicated to social engineering and open source intelligence (OSINT) discussions. We will have two tracks of presentations on these topics from world-renowned social engineers and investigators.

In addition, we will have:


Available at Eventbrite

How to Get There:

TF Green Airport, Providence (15 minute drive)
Boston Logan Airport (50 minute drive)
Amtrak to Providence Train Station (5 minute walk)
Bus to Providence Station (10 minute drive)

Where to Stay:

Hotel Room Block – Omni Hotel
Other hotels around the conference:
RI Biltmore (5 minute walk)
Providence Marriott (5 minute walk)
Hampton Inn and Suites (10 minute walk)

Parking at RI Convention Center: 

$15 per day

Conference Partners



Providence Improv Guild

Note: This conference was formerly known as “Social Engineering – Rhode Island” or se-ri.org. The change was made during the 2018 conference to better reflect the goals of “Hacking the Human” and its reference to the 7 layer OSI Model, where the human is Layer 8!