[Owasp-board] AppSec EU 2011 - VOTE REQUIRED

Tom Brennan - OWASP tomb at owasp.org
Fri Jun 18 22:07:38 UTC 2010


Same here this time we will need a bigger car Dave

Tom Brennan
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On Jun 18, 2010, at 5:41 PM, Matt Tesauro <matt.tesauro at owasp.org>  
wrote:

> Ireland (Dublin) has my vote.
>
> Several successful local events & a _free_ event location both speak
> well for the success of this conference.
>
> Dublin +1
>
> --
> -- Matt Tesauro
> OWASP Board Member
> OWASP Live CD Project Lead
> http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Category:OWASP_Live_CD_Project
> http://AppSecLive.org - Community and Download site
>
> On 6/18/10 11:21 AM, Kate Hartmann wrote:
>> Board, after much debate, the GCC would like to present for  
>> approval the
>> location for 2011 OWASP AppSec EU – Dublin, Ireland. I am attachin 
>> g the
>> two finalist proposals from both Ireland and Greece.
>>
>> Dublin and London would be joining efforts for this event. The venue
>> would be Trinity University, host of the previous Ireland events, and
>> the event would be held in May.
>>
>> The committee chose Dublin over Greece for 2011 for several reasons:
>>
>> 1. The uniting of two very strong chapters in EU provides a strong
>> foundation for ground support and sponsorships.
>>
>> 2. Both chapters have hosted successful OWASP events in the past.
>>
>> 3. Economic instability in Greece raises concerns about the  
>> availability
>> of sturdy infrastructure (airline, taxi, hotel, currency)
>>
>> 4. Dublin is “budget friendly”
>>
>> 5. Dublin and London are geographically and linguistically closer  
>> to the
>> US with direct flights from most US cities.
>>
>> We are thrilled that we had two strong proposals for EU 2011. We are
>> hoping that with a ramping of EU activity this year in Sweden and  
>> next
>> year in Dublin, the stage will be set for a strong draw and event in
>> Greece in 2012.
>>
>> We would like to be able to make the announcement next week in
>> Stockholm, so your prompt review is appreciated.
>>
>> Kate Hartmann
>>
>> OWASP Operations Director
>>
>> 9175 Guilford Road
>>
>> Suite 300
>>
>> Columbia, MD 21046
>>
>> 301-275-9403
>>
>> kate.hartmann at owasp.org
>>
>> Skype: kate.hartmann1
>>
>>
>>
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> -- 
> -- Matt Tesauro
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