[Owasp-leaders] OWASP New Zealand Day 2009 - Call For Paper (CFP)

Roberto Suggi Liverani robertosl at owasp.org
Thu Mar 5 18:01:00 EST 2009

OWASP New Zealand Day 2009 - Call For Paper (CFP)

OWASP New Zealand will hold its first OWASP Day event at the
University of Auckland, on July 13th 2009.

The conference will consist of two tracks covering both technical and
risk management topics.

We are seeking presentations on any of the following topics:

* OWASP Project Presentation (i.e Tool Updates/Project Status etc)
* Threat modelling of web applications
* Privacy Concerns with Applications and Data Storage
* Vulnerability analysis of web applications (code review, pentest,
static analysis, scanning)
* Baseline or Metrics for Application Security
* Countermeasures for web application vulnerabilities
* Web application security
* Platform or language (e.g. Java, .NET) security features that help
secure web applications
* Secure application development
* How to use databases securely in web applications
* Security of Service Oriented Architectures
* Access control in web applications
* Web services security
* Browser security

The call for papers/presentations is out. The official closing date
for receiving a synopsis of the presentation is the 5th June 2009.
Announcements on selected candidates will be provided on the second
week of June 2009. Complete presentations will need to be submitted by
the 20th of June 2009.

The email subject must be “OWASP New Zealand 2009: CFP” and the email
body must contains the following information/sections:

* Name and Surname
* Affiliation
* Address
* Telephone number
* Email address
* List of the author’s previous papers/articles/speeches on the same topics
* Title of the contribution
* Type of contribution: Technical or Informative
* Abstract (max one A4 style page)
* Why the contribution is relevant for OWASP New Zealand 2009

The submission will be reviewed by the OWASP New Zealand Board and the
12-14 most interesting ones will be selected and invited for

All presenters will receive free invitation to the conference, food
and refreshments.
For some speakers, depending on budget and sponsors available, OWASP
NZ will probably cover some of the travel/accomodation costs
associated with coming to the conference.

Please submit your presentation topics and an abstract of up to 500
words to Roberto Suggi Liverani - robertoslATowasp.org

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