Meet John Draper

Meet John Draper aka Captain Crunch

Meet a real hacker here in Lucerne


Datum & Zeit.

Tue, 9. Juni 2015, 7 - 9pm



This meetup will be in English!

This is an exclusive evening with John Draper (, a hacker, a former member of the home brew computer club in silicon valley, a living legend!


John will talk about the stories back in the 70's, about his experience with Steve Wozniak, Steve Jobs and Bill Gates. He will also talk about his hacking tricks knows as #phreaking as well as talk about todays privacy issues when using Facebook, WhatsApp and other services.

Other things John Draper is known for: 

  • Made a port of PGP to Mac 
  • Designed a phone board at Apple 
  • Was in jail 
  • Wrote EasyWriter 
  • Social engineered the CIA hotline 
  • Made an emergency call to Nixon saying: "Out of toilet paper in LA."

Note: We will ask for a small donation for John Draper as we do not pay a speaker fee. The donation will be used to pay the hotel accomondation and other expences.


Tue, 9. Juni 2015, 7 - 9pm


Coworking Im Neuweg, Neuweg 3, 6003 Luzern


First come, first serve. Seats are limited!