[Owasp-leaders] AppSec Latam 2011 - Call for trainings

Lucas Ferreira lucas at sapao.net
Wed Apr 27 09:42:54 EDT 2011



OWASP is currently soliciting training proposals for the OWASP AppSec
Latam 2011 Conference
which will take place at PUC-RS in Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil, on
October 4 through November 7, 2011.
There will be training courses on October 4 and 5 followed by plenary
sessions on the 6 and 7 with one
single track per day.

We are seeking training proposals on the following topics (in no
particular order) or any other topics
related to application security:
- Application Threat Modeling
- Business Risks with Application Security

- Hands-on Source Code Review
- Metrics for Application Security

- OWASP Tools and Projects
- Privacy Concerns with Applications and Data Storage

- Secure Coding Practices (J2EE/.NET)

- Starting and Managing Secure Development Lifecycle Programs

- Technology specific presentations on security such as AJAX, XML, etc
- Web Application Security countermeasures
- Web Application Security Testing

- Web Services, XML
- and Application Security

- Anything else relating to OWASP and Application Security

Proposals on topics not listed above but related to the conference
(i.e. which are related to Application Security) may also be accepted.

To make a submission you must fill out the form available at
and submit by email to treinamentos2011 at appseclatam.org

There may be 1 or 2-day courses. The proposals must respect the
restrictions of the OWASP
Speaker Agreement. The conference will reward trainers with 40% of the
total revenue of their
courses, based on a minimum attendance. No other compensation (such as
tickets or lodging)
will be provided. If you require a different arrangement, please
contact the conference chair at
the email address below.

Instructors and authors will receive 40% of the total training revenue
of the course. The conference
has defined minimum attendance numbers for each training, please see below.

In exceptional cases, different compensation schemes may be accepted.
Please contact the
conference organization team by email
(organizacao2011 at appsecbrasil.org) for details.

**Training cost**
  1-day training: R$ 450 per student
  2-day training: R$ 900 per student
All prices in Brazilian Reais (BRL)

**Minimum number of students**
  1-day trainings: 10 students
  2-day trainings: 20 students

**Important Dates:**
Submission deadline is July 17, 2011, at 11:59 PM (UTC/GMT-3).
Notification of acceptance will be August 1st, 2011.
Final version is due September 4, 2011.

The conference organization team may be contacted by email at
appsec2011 (at) appseclatam.org

For more information, please see the following web pages:
 Conference Website: https://www.owasp.org/index.php/AppSec_Brasil_2010
 OWASP Speaker Agreement: http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Speaker_Agreement
 OWASP Website: http://www.owasp.org
 Training proposal form:
 Proposal submission email: treinamentos2011 at appseclatam.org

********** WARNING: Submissions without all the information requested
in the proposal form will not be considered ************

Please forward to all interested practitioners and colleagues.

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