OVERDRIVE 2019 ATTENDEES PLAN
Complementary activities for attendees
We’ll have some amazing talks at overdrive conference this year. We expect to have speakers from more than 5 countries including USA, Russia and China, from renowned companies and world class laboratories so we are sure that we’ll have some amazing talks but… we’ll have a lot more than just talks this year here! We’ve been working to develop a complementary schedule for both national and international attendees at our event.
Down below you can see some recommended activities you can do while you spend some time in Girona for Overdrive. Of course, going to the CON is our main recommendation, but while you do that you can also take some time to visit the city and or the zone.
Girona Game of thrones, touristic visitation
Yes! Game of thrones season 6 was filmed here! This startst in front of the Cathedral of Girona and goes through the city to see every place where GoT was filmed while we learn some local history. Wanna know about the tour? Write us at staff at overdriveconference dot com
Estimated price per person: 9EUR
Flavours of Girona – Food tour
You can start to know Girona the best way. Go on a gastronomic tour through the city center. You can begin by eating a “xuixo” one of the most characteristic sweets of the region, then head to the city market and start knowing the city through his local people and his local food. Then go to the city center to perform a ham session, there is a place called “porkus” where you can cut yourself some Spanish ham and eat it while we drink some local wine. Don’t miss this chance!
Estimated price per person: 40EUR
Girona’s cathedral cultural visitation
One of the things you have to do in Girona is to take a touristic visitation through the cathedral of the city, a world-known building with a magnificent architecture.
Estimated price per person: 5EUR
Typical cuisine lunch
We encourage you to get a taste of the typical Catalan cuisine having lunch at one of the most well-known restaurants for the locals in the city, but not so well known for the foreigners (pic related :P). Then after eating come to Overdrive for some good talks
Estimated price per person: 15EUR
Local wine tasting
We recommend you to take a taste of some local wine and cheese along with other typical products for eat. Note that DO Catalonia (Catalonia designation of origin) is known worldwide for it’s top class quality.
Estimated price per person: 10EUR
Meeting at the Irish pub
After the conference, feel free to have a dinner wherever you want, we meet at the Irish pub at 21:00 to get some drinks and share good stories. You can also eat something at the pub.
Estimated price per person: 1,5EUR per beer
After all that fantastic days we’ll say bye bye to overdrive hacking conference by setting up a party at “the secret” one of the nicest places in Girona (pic related) located at the rooftop of our main hotel. Cheap drinks and friendly people! The plan for the party will be revealed during the CON! So come and pay attention
Estimated price per person: May depend
Our experienced trainers will perform various trainings about pentesting, malware analysis and network se curity. If you want to sharp your skills or just learn new techniques while having fun, this will be your place. Check the schedule and the trainings tab to get full info! If you have any doubt write at staff at overdriveconference dot com
Estimated price per person 10€ Full pass talks+trainings
Attend to the talks track and learn about the new techniques used by top security experts from all arround the world. Every year we have experts in the field coming from USA, Russia and China among other places, experienced in cryptography, pentesting, and application security among other interesting fields. All talks will be performed in English
Estimated price per person: 5€ just talks’pass
Have you learned something cool during the talks or the trainings and want to put it into practice? We’ll set up a CTF during the con, talk to one of our staff members and get the starting IP address. Be the first to do it and win a price. We’ll set up a couple of rooms for CTF players at the main building.
FREE Donations accepted
Barbecue at the campus!
Tired of packets and syscalls? We’ll gather in front of the campus and we’ll make a great barbecue to eat typical Catalan products and socialize a little bit 🙂 After that we’ll go back to the trainings/talks. the HACKER BBQ will be on day 26th at 13:00 in front of the grass at P-1 building, Montilivi Campus
Estimated price per person 10EUR per person or FREE if you actually bought a ticket (full or half)
Visitation at the Girona tech robotics laboratories
Interested in robotics and artificial intelligence? If you want we’ll take you to a guided tour through our research facilities so we can show you exactly what we do here! If you wish to visit the labs drop us a mail at staff at overdrive dot com
Estimated price per person Free
Know the zone
Dali museum visitation
For those who stay during Sunday we’ll offer you free entrances to Dali museum in Figueres. If you like surrealism or maybe you are just curious about art and culture, don’t miss the chance. If you desire to have an entrance to the museum write at staff at overdriveconference dot com and ask about it.
Estimated price per person: Train ticket 10 EUR +expenses
Cadaqués coast trip
Are you in love with the Mediterranean sea? Not yet? Well, you’ll be! For those who decide to visit the Dalí museum we encourage you to visit Cadaqués, to spend all the afternoon walking near the sea. If we have a lot of registrations and people interested, we can even organize a boat trip along the coast! get in touch at staff at overdriveconference dot com if you may be interested!
Estimated price per person: may depend on your plan