Breakpoint will be held on the 17th and 18th of October 2012 at the Intercontinental Rialto in Melbourne, Australia. The conference will show case the work of 14 security experts from around the world on a wide range of cutting edge security topics.

Previous Speakers
  • Alex Ionescu

  • Eric McDonald (MuscleNerd)

  • Mark Dowd

  • Barnaby Jack

  • Roelof Temmingh

  • Matt Miller

  • Collin Mulliner

  • Silvio Cesare

  • Travis Goodspeed

  • Joshua Drake

  • Rolf Rolles

  • Bradley Schatz

  • Igor Skochinsky

  • Stephen Ridley

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Breakpoint delivers a series of presentations by 14 of the world’s most renowned security experts, all of whom are considered to be at the forefront of their fields, with a deep passion for their craft. Our guest speakers will share their knowledge and spread awareness on a full range of security issues, varying from unpublished research to the latest trends in information security. Breakpoint is all about providing interesting, significant, and innovative content.

The conference is hosted at the Intercontinental Rialto Hotel located in the heart of Melbourne city. Breakpoint will bring together like-minded industry professionals to promote networking and collaboration. The event also provides delegates with a unique opportunity for exposure to an interested, relevant, and influential audience within the Australian security industry.


  • Breakpoint runs a single track of 1 hour presentations (including Q&A) over 2 days.
  • Morning tea, lunch, and afternoon tea will be provided.
  • A fully catered networking party will commence on Wednesday evening.
  • The Intercontinental Rialto has provided a discount accommodation rate for all delegates. More information on this soon.


Breakpoint has been planned and organised by the Ruxcon team to compliment and lead into the larger and more casual Ruxcon conference, which will take place over the weekend of October 20-21.

Ruxcon is a seperate conference and Ruxcon registration is not included with Breakpoint registration. To register for Ruxcon please visit: