RuhrSec is the non-profit IT security conference with cutting-edge security talks by renowned experts. The conference is hosted at the Ruhr-University Bochum in Germany, directly in the heart of Bochum near the river Ruhr. RuhrSec provides academic and industry talks, the typical University feeling and a highly recommended social event. In 2018, all profits from the conference ticket income will be donated to the local non-governmental youth organization THW-Jugend e.V. to support young citizens on their way to help people in emergency situations.