Thank you to all our attendees and sponsors who made this edition of GeekWeek a resounding success! This year’s energy, enthusiasm, and collaboration lead to more then 80 new open-source tools and major innovations in the fields of malware detection, cyber health, spam, network traffic and log analysis, automated malware analysis, and much more.

We look forward to seeing you next year for GeekWeek VI, from October 17 to 25, 2019.

Hosted By

Important Dates

Event: October 18-26th 2018

Extended Application Deadline: September 15th 2018


Library and Archives Canada

395 Wellington Street, Ottawa


Thank you to our sponsors!
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Other thanks

Featured Activity - Cipher | Decipher

A special exhibition from the Canada Science and Tech Museum in partnership with the Communication Security Establishment, Cipher | Decipher gives participants the chance to explore encryption and its impact on the lives of Canadians in both modern and historical contexts..

Featured Activity - GeekSeek CTF

GeekSeek CTF event is a friendly competition where teams of tech enthusiasts will compete to solve complex cyber security challenges in varied categories like networks, web, reverse engineering, and more.

Student Program

The GeekTalent program invites students behind the curtain of the cyber security industry to work side by side with experts in the field.