[Owasp-board] FW: OWASP at BSIDESQ

Seba seba at owasp.org
Thu Dec 16 14:58:25 UTC 2010


This was not a request to fund the chapter itself, but to allow the chapter
to 'sponsor' an external event.
I don't see this as an example of a chapter being denied funding.

--Seba

On Thu, Dec 16, 2010 at 3:43 PM, Kate Hartmann <kate.hartmann at owasp.org>wrote:

> FYI, this decision is being cited as an example of a chapter - chapter
> leader - asking for money and being told "no."
>
> This has come up in the current debate over conference revenue splits...
>
> One of the items the conferences committee has on its agenda for the coming
> year is to provide guidance and support regarding OWASP participation in
> "non-OWASP" events.  I think that - from what I've gathered, this request
> was presented without complete information.
>
> In any case, just wanted to keep you aware of the undercurrents in some of
> the current debates.
>
> Thanks.
>
> Kate Hartmann
> Operations Director
> 301-275-9403
> www.owasp.org
> Skype:  Kate.hartmann1
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: owasp-board-bounces at lists.owasp.org [mailto:
> owasp-board-bounces at lists.owasp.org] On Behalf Of Jeff Williams
> Sent: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 5:12 PM
> To: Seba
> Cc: OWASP Foundation Board List; alison.shrader at owasp.org
> Subject: Re: [Owasp-board] FW: OWASP at BSIDESQ
>
> Agree. The farthest we go is to lend our name. I do not Think we are in a
> position to financially support this.
>
> --Jeff
>
> Jeff Williams
> Aspect Security
> work: 410-707-1487
> main: 301-604-4882
>
>
>
> On Sep 15, 2010, at 2:52 PM, Seba <seba at owasp.org> wrote:
>
> > Alinson,
> > I dont know http://www.securitybsides.com/, but it does not seem to be
> > commercially driven.
> > In belgium we do not sponsor other events with money, but through
> > 'affiliation', meaning we cross-post announcements.
> >
> > --Seba
> >
> > On Wed, Sep 15, 2010 at 7:59 PM, Alison Shrader
> > <alison.mcnamee at owasp.org> wrote:
> >> I got this email from Tony UcedaVelez, and am not sure if this is
> >> something that OWASP would do or not.  He wants OWASP to sponsor an
> >> event that his company is doing.  I’m pretty sure OWASP does not do
> >> this type of thing, but b/c he is a chapter leader I wanted to double
> >> check before I say no.  Let me know what you guys think.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Thanks!
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Alison Shrader
> >>
> >> OWASP
> >>
> >> 9175 Guilford Road, Suite 300
> >>
> >> Columbia, MD 21046
> >>
> >> 301-575-0197
> >>
> >> alison.shrader at owasp.org
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> From: Tony UcedaVelez [mailto:tonyuv at versprite.com]
> >> Sent: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 12:35 AM
> >> To: Kate Hartmann
> >> Cc: alison.shrader at owasp.org
> >> Subject: OWASP at BSIDESQ
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Hey Kate,
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Hope you traveled safely back and are getting a much deserved rest.
> >> My company is sponsoring this event in Atlanta and I wanted to see if
> >> OWASP could help sponsor as well.  I wanted to see if we could get
> >> something from central funds in lieu of Atlanta funds but wanted to
> check with you first.
> >> ISSA has committed and ISACA is being probed.  Thought I’d get OWASP
> >> to represent as well. Let me know your thoughts.
> >>
> >> http://www.securitybsides.com/BSidesAtlanta
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Take care and thanks for all that you do.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Tony UcedaVelez, CISM, CISA, GSEC
> >>
> >> Managing Partner
> >>
> >> VerSprite - Navigate Beyond Risk
> >>
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> >>
> >> Twitter: @versprite
> >>
> >>
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