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San Francisco | November 4-6th, 2018

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Top 5 VPN Services Used At Conferences

A conference is a large gathering of people who meet at a venue to discuss ideas on a specific topic and usually lasts for days. During this period, they share new ideas, new inventions, new statistics, and ways for improving on old ideas or invention.

What is a Business Conference?

A Business conference is one held for individuals with similar interests in the business world. It can be for the same company, venture or enterprise. Individuals present have discussions about new developments, business approaches, and benefits, which will help the business industry move in a better direction.

In 2018, a total of almost 26,000 business conferences will be held all over the World. These conferences are essential for the success of a company or enterprise. Individuals are able to leave their comfort zone and they are given the opportunity to interact with experts in their business spectrum, develop a better business network and generally improve their knowledge sphere.

If you will be attending a business conference in 2018, you will need to know that at conference arenas organizers set up free internet service for attendees. So using the Internet while you are at the conference will not be a problem. The problem lies in the fact that these wireless connections will not be secure, your devices could be hacked, snooped etc. Also, if you will be living in a hotel for that period, you might need to be also careful with the hotel’s Internet service.

How Can You Keep Your Devices and Personal Data Secure At A Business Conference?

VPN services ensure personal data is encrypted and you remain anonymous. When using your devices with VPN your information is safely protected and off limits to hackers.

JMax Jones, a project manager at ‘Top VPN Choice’, gave some advice on which VPN services an individual should use when attending a business conference.

Max Jones indicated 5 VPN services and they include:


This is a very secure VPN service with over 4000 servers in more than 60 locations and a 2048-bit encryption, which protect users connected to public wireless hotspots.

NordVPN users can protect 6 devices simultaneously, which comes in handy when using unsecured wireless hotspot at a business conference. Your payments accounts or options such as PayPal, Bitcoin, and credit cards are also well secured.


SaferVPN has an easy-to-use interface which grants everyone irrespective of their level of technical knowledge the ability to use it less difficult.

SaferVPN secures your wireless connection with the high-level encryption, at the same time keeping speed and performance up to par. With over 700 servers in about 40 different locations, this VPN service ensures all your personal data are well secured and hidden from snooping eyes while using a public hotspot at a business conference or in your hotel room.


CyberGhost is a Romanian-German VPN with over 10 million users. With over 1000 servers in 45 different locations and no data limiting function. It provides one of the smoothest operating interfaces and a wide range of app features.

CyberGhost has features such as P2P sharing service enabling users to access torrent websites and the ability to begin running immediately an app for Internet access is opened, keeping user’s personal data secured and out of hackers reach, even when individuals forget to open the program.


ExpressVPN is recognized as a great VPN for smartphones and tablets, with over 2,000 servers. Its users able to protect a maximum of 3 devices at the same time.

ExpressVPN excels when used with mobile devices and even provides additional features for Android and iOS with top quality speed and performance rating. The probability that your smartphone or tablet is connected to a public hotspot will be high, but with ExpressVPN your mobile device will remain secure including personal data such as payment accounts, contacts, and passwords.


This is an easy-to-use Canadian based VPN. Its users do not necessarily need to have a vast knowledge of VPN services, as it has an uncomplicated software interface. TunnelBear boasts of servers in more than 25 countries worldwide. There is also the option to use it for free, but it is data limiting.

Always keep it mind that hackers are also hard workers. Thus, it is important that you are well equipped before attending any business conference so as to enjoy your time at the conference.

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