[Owasp-leaders] Follow-up >> FW: OWASP Academies.

Nam Nguyen namn at bluemoon.com.vn
Tue Nov 30 23:12:35 EST 2010


Dear leaders

I really like the ISACA cirriculum model. Perhaps OWASP, as one of the app-sec authoritives, could produce a similar model for undergraduate or master degree?

Cheers
Nam

On Tue, 30 Nov 2010 15:21:26 -0800 (PST)
"Eng. Talal Al-Basha" <talal_basha1982 at yahoo.com> wrote:

> Dear Sandra,
> I have suggestion regarding universities, we should prepare scoped projects and 
> ideas which could be done as students graduation projects. in this case, 
> students will have the chance to work on real projects and we can develop our 
> projects.
>  
> regards,
> Talal AlBasha
> OWASP Syria chapter leader
> 
> 
> ________________________________
> From: Sandra Paiva <sandra.paiva at owasp.org>
> To: owasp-leaders at lists.owasp.org
> Cc: global_education_committee at lists.owasp.org
> Sent: Mon, November 29, 2010 9:20:14 PM
> Subject: [Owasp-leaders] Follow-up >> FW: OWASP Academies.
> 
> 
> All,
>  
> Following the email below, I am writing you just to say that if you didn´t have 
> the opportunity or the time to participate in this discussion, you can still do 
> it. We have received a lot of feedback and interest and are organizing a meeting 
> for January where we hope some work can be done to be presented and discussed in 
> the February Summit.
>  
> If you feel that you would like to engage and give your contribute, please fee 
> free to contact me!
>  
> Many thanks, best regards,
> Sandra
>  
>  
> Sandra Paiva
> OWASP Training Manager
>  
> De:Sandra Paiva [mailto:sandra.paiva at owasp.org] 
> Enviada: quinta-feira, 21 de Outubro de 2010 15:18
> Para: 'owasp-leaders at lists.owasp.org'
> Cc: 'global_education_committee at lists.owasp.org'; 'Paulo Coimbra'; Dave Wichers; 
> Dinis Cruz (dinis.cruz at owasp.org); Eoin Keary; Jeff Williams; Matt Tesauro; 
> Sebastien Deleersnyder; Tom Brennan
> Assunto: OWASP Academies.
>  
> Dear all,
>  
> I have been asked by the OWASP Board to start off the process of designing and 
> building a new concept that will be closely linked to the training activities 
> promoted by OWASP and that intends to take this area one step further.
>  
> The idea is to create what we will call OWASP Academies –  
> http://www.owasp.org/index.php/OWASP_Academies. 
> 
>  
> The OWASP Academies will be a frame under which work should be done with 
> Universities, Polytechnic Institutes, IT Schools and other Academic institutions 
> with a view to establish solid relationships and develop with these organisms 
> ways to collaborate and participate in the design of courses focused on web 
> application security.
>  
> OWASP has the knowledge and critical mass to give an invaluable input to any 
> Academy focusing on this area – both by contributing with its expertise in the 
> definition of curricula and course contents that explore and study the web 
> security field and by making available to the Academy its pool of interested and 
> willing security experts as trainers. 
> 
>  
> As mentioned above, this concept is just at its beginning and we do not have, as 
> of yet, a clear methodology or set of rules to implement what hopefully will be 
> a new area of work for OWASP. What is clear, however, is that to make this 
> happen we will need your input and ideas, your energy and your initiative. 
> Moreover, as we are planning to include this discussion in one of the Working 
> Sessions to be held in the upcoming OWASP Summit 2011, this would be the perfect 
> timing to gather your input and contributions.
>  
> Being so, if you have contacts within your local academic communities and would 
> like to be involved in the design and development of this  concept, please do 
> get back to me with your thoughts!
>  
> I am looking forward to hearing from you!
>  
> Regards,
> Sandra
>  
>  
> Sandra Paiva
> OWASP Training Manager
> 
> 
>       


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