Pass the SALT 2020
June 29-July 1 — Lille, France

Free Software & Security
> talks and workshops
> free event as in free beer

More info



Talks will be about Free Software and Security. All the talks shall be given in English. The 2019 edition hosted 26 talks, grouped in 7 sessions.


2019 Pass the SALT hosted 9 workshops to discover new security free software projects. Network, theat intel and IAM.
Come to discover and practice!


Exchange experiences and create new relationships with open minded attendees or speakers in a warm and open-minded ambiance.

More information: look at some previous speakers and some collaborations born during the conference.

The team

Pass the SALT 2018 organization team

Pass the SALT is brought to you by a small but enthusiast and dedicated team:
core team : @cbrocas, @doegox, @follc and @moutane
on-site volunteers: @eloisebrocas, @acervoise, @cdpointpoint, @PapaZours and @Sebdraven
local Polytech contact: Benjamin Richez
video team: @ubicast_video


2020 Pass the SALT has currently reached this stage:

November, 2019: announcement of the 2020 edition
January, 2020: opening of the Call For Papers
March 31, 2020: closing of the Call For Paper
April 15, 2020: notification to the speakers
April 30, 2020: publication of the program
Mid May, 2020: opening of the booking interface
(entrance is free but due to the capacity of the room, booking is required).
June 29 to July 1, 2020 : the conference :-)

Your Feedback

Orange Tsai

Orange Tsaï, principal security researcher at DEVCORE.
Best server side bug of @PwnieAwards 2019 winner with @mehqq_.

Ange Alnertini

Ange Albertini, security reasearcher at Google.
Member of the team which broke SHA-1.

D4 project

D4 project led by the CIRCL team, the CERT LU for private sector.


@H_Miser, IR engineer at CERT Société Générale.


PLATINUM sponsors

GOLD sponsors



SILVER sponsors


Venue, video and media partners

Polytech Lille


MISC Magazine

Hosting kindly provided by OVH and TLS certificate by Let's Encrypt.Thanks!

We new friends!