Large Conference

DEF CON

From 1995-2014, Steve Kirk, owner of F7, operated as Chief Network Architect/Dept Head, and for 2 years as COO, for the DEF CON security conference, held annually in Las Vegas, NV.  This included organizing volunteers, coordinating space planning for the conference, working with hotel liaisons for A/V setup and network requirements, arranging CATV access for conference attendees, hotel room bookings, equipment suppliers, electrical needs, logistic needs for all the convention departments.  DEF CON boasts ~20,000 attendees annually.