About Us

What is Recon Village?

Recon Village is an Open Space with Talks, Live Demos, Workshops, Discussions, CTFs with a common focus on Reconnaissance. The village consists of a small group of people interested in areas of Open Source Intelligence, Threat Intelligence, Reconnaissance and Red Teaming, with a common goal of encouraging and spreading awareness about these areas.

We conduct this event in hacker conferences and our formats includes Comprehensive talks, Lighning Talks, Live Demos, Hands on Workshops, Online / Offline CTF event, etc.

Core Team

Shubham Mittal (@upgoingstar)
Sudhanshu Chauhan (@sudhanshu_c)
Neelu Tripathy (@neelutripathy)
Sandeep Singh (@sandy1sm)
Anant Srivastava (@anantshri)
Prashant Mahajan (@prashant3535)
Kunal Aggarwal (@KunalAggarwal92)

Volunteers (c0c0n 2017)

Jayesh Singh Chuahan (@jayeshsch)
Chandrapal (@bnchandrapal)

Crew Members (DEFCON 25)

Owen Shearing (@rebootuser)
Will Hunt (@stealthsploit)
Nutan Kumar Panda (@NutanKumarPanda)
Antriksh Shah(@antriksh_s)
Pankit Dubal (@p0wn_YamraJ)
Micah Hoffman (@WebBreacher)
Chris silvers (@Cgsilvers)
Tyler (@physchosis)
Mandi Kay (@2ali2kat)
Rich Macys (@richmacys)

CFP Review Panel (DEFCON 25)

Justin Nordine (@jnordine)
Prashant Mahajan (@prashant3535)
Akash Mahajan (@makash)
Justin Sietz (@jms_dot_py)

Volunteers (DEFCON 25)

David Westcott (@beast_fighter) Brian Anderson (@brianandersonio)
Apoorv Munshi (@EthicalEvil)
Miguel Guirao (@miguelguirao)
Kaitlin Jones (@kedrulz)
Andrew Dowling (@DeadCell10)
Mark Mark (@ridgeback111)
Tigran Terpandjian (@th3CyF0x)
RemoKousins (@RemoKousins)
Lawrence Mendez (@beats1unlimited)
David Quan (@shakaquan)
Brad Swanson (@d1g1t4l_t3mpl4r)
Alex D (@lightstar773)
Dave Bullock (@busecdo)
Teo (@ODD_PoinT)
Shay Rozen (@bitb1itz)
Jerry Shi (@Altezza02)
Abhinav Sejpal (@abhinav_sejpal)
Marcus Hogan (@DarkAnt1cs)
Jon Selman (@JonSelman)
Daniel McIntosh (@mctoshcrusher)

Contact Us:

We tweet and give announcements about important updates before, during, and after DEFCON / other events from our Twitter handle @reconvillage and our Facebook page @reconvillage. Watch out for major announcements and other niche recon or osint related tweets / retweets / updates.

If you have any questions, suggestions or queries, please email us at contact@reconvillage.org. Use the same for media inquiries too.

Shoutout to DEFCON

Of course this would not have been possible without DEFCON who provided us space, projectors and the most amazing platform to host the village. Also thanks to all the DEFCON goons to help us around everything.