Johnny is passionate about what he does, and it shows through his presentations. A highly acclaimed public speaker, Johnny has given talks around the world on topics such as Google Hacking, computer security, computer forensics, and hacker culture, drawing on his unique insight into the mind and tactics of hackers.
He has quite an engaging stage presence, and is known for his ability to connect with audiences of all technical levels, and consistently provides attendees with a high-quality, educational and memorable conference experience. Johnny’s speaking engagements include innumerable universities, government agencies, industry organizations, and hacking conferences such as Defcon, Blackhat, and Shmoocon.
Reviews of Johnny’s talks:
“Definitely not the boring stuff I’m used to hearing. A great talk, and a great icebreaker!”
-Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger, Representing Maryland’s 2nd District
“Johnny Long […] is giving a talk on how Hollywood portrays hackers […] it’s a tough crowd, but Long knows how to play them. Long owns his audience. They’re cracking up!”
-Robin Mejia, Wired Magazine, June 2006
“…the most entertaining presentation that I have ever attended at a technical conference…”
-Sean Michael Kerner, InternetNews.com
Johnny is available for public speaking engagements. His signature keynote (based on the best-selling No-Tech Hacking book) is an entertaining and powerful security awareness talk which highlights the dangers malicious hackers pose and the simple defenses which can thwart them. Based on the best-selling No-Tech Hacking book, this talk is consistently highlighted as the “best of show” and has amazed audiences all over the world.
For more information, email johnny (at) ihackstuff (dot) com.