[Owasp-leaders] pycon CFP - outreach opportunity

Eoin Keary eoin.keary at owasp.org
Tue Sep 9 20:54:57 UTC 2014


 I'm in Iceland talking delivering a keynote on the 24th September:
https://www.european-lotteries.org/event/joint-elwla-internet-new-media-seminar-0


Eoin Keary
Owasp Global Board
+353 87 977 2988


On 9 Sep 2014, at 21:43, Colin Watson <colin.watson at owasp.org> wrote:

> Very minor in comparison with the other events mentioned, but I'm
> speaking at the London API meetup about AppSensor next week.
> 
> Colin
> 
> On 9 September 2014 08:54, psiinon <psiinon at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I'm talking about ZAP at JavaOne this year:
>> https://oracleus.activeevents.com/2014/connect/sessionDetail.ww?SESSION_ID=5320
>> 
>> Could we have a wiki page that lists all of the up and coming developer
>> conferences?
>> We could then list the OWASP people who will be speaking or attending, or
>> not as the case may be!
>> 
>> We have a similar "Wheres Mozilla" page:
>> https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/events
>> 
>> Or would this just end up as a page thats used a few times and then not
>> maintained :/
>> 
>> Simon
>> 
>> On Mon, Sep 8, 2014 at 11:05 PM, Jim Manico <jim.manico at owasp.org> wrote:
>>> 
>>> Matt,
>>> 
>>> I was invited to speak at at JavaOne this year from Milton Smith, the
>>> director of Java Security at Oracle. I am using this opportunity to speak on
>>> open source libraries for secure web development. I'll be discussing several
>>> of the OWASP (and other) Java "secure coding" control projects.
>>> 
>>> There are plenty of other OWASP folk who interact with the Java community
>>> in a variety of different ways.  Several OWASP'ers are speakers in the Java
>>> One security security track (I was part of the track selection committee
>>> last year). Williams participates in the JCP (Java Community Process) and
>>> helped get things like null character file injection fixed in the JVM.
>>> 
>>> I think, in General, OWASP has a very good footprint in communicating
>>> AppSec issues to the Java community. But there are 8-10 million or so Java
>>> dev's out there and there are plenty more who need to hear the message of
>>> secure coding.
>>> 
>>> Aloha,
>>> Jim
>>> 
>>> 
>>> On 9/8/14, 11:38 AM, Matt Konda wrote:
>>> 
>>> Nice!
>>> 
>>> What other conferences can we target?
>>> 
>>> I think we've seen Java One (Manico, Keary), SpringOne (Winch), RubyConf
>>> (Smith), RailsConf (Bedra, Collins, etc. .. ), PyCon, Node (Adam Baldwin),
>>> Clojure (Bedra) etc. maybe we should keep track of these?  It would be cool
>>> to have a technology stack tuned way to get to AppSec presentations and
>>> experts...  then we can start to build communities around these ...
>>> 
>>> I've had good success with smaller local dev meetups too.  Seems like
>>> something we could suggest doing at a chapter level, maybe making stories
>>> out of the different approaches people take and distilling out which things
>>> seem to work.
>>> 
>>> Good stuff Jonathan!
>>> 
>>> Matt Konda
>>> 
>>> 
>>> On Mon, Sep 8, 2014 at 11:29 AM, Jonathan Marcil
>>> <jonathan.marcil at owasp.org> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> Hi leaders,
>>>> 
>>>> it is settled, OWASP is gonna be represented at pycon by OWASP Montreal
>>>> Chapter.
>>>> 
>>>> Attendees reached : 2,500 (mostly python programmers)
>>>> Total cost: 0$ (not including swag)
>>>> 
>>>> https://us.pycon.org/2015/sponsors/
>>>> 
>>>> I'll add the event to our official system later, and there's is no
>>>> contract involved.
>>>> 
>>>> I wanted to tell you that since the CFP is closing in one week. See below
>>>> for details.
>>>> 
>>>> Thanks,
>>>> 
>>>> - Jonathan
>>>> 
>>>> On Aug 24, 2014 10:28 PM, "Jonathan Marcil" <jonathan.marcil at owasp.org>
>>>> wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> Hi leaders,
>>>> 
>>>> pycon (the biggest baddest "hugest" conference about python) is in
>>>> Montreal next year from April 8 to April 16 in Montreal.
>>>> 
>>>> While I'm be doing by best to have a non-profit sponsor table and
>>>> represent OWASP, it would be great if some leaders could applies for the
>>>> CFP. Any subject related to python is good, so if your project is using
>>>> python, or you have a subject that have python somewhere in the tech
>>>> stack, it's good as well.
>>>> 
>>>> Info for CFP is here:
>>>> https://us.pycon.org/2015/speaking/cfp/
>>>> It closes September 15th.
>>>> 
>>>> Note that pycon is special in regards of expense coverage as per default
>>>> people are sent by their companies so nothing is covered. You can
>>>> however use their assistance program to get reimbursed (and I bet if
>>>> your project is something done on a voluntary basis you'll get more
>>>> chances):
>>>> https://us.pycon.org/2015/assistance/
>>>> 
>>>> If you happen to get accepted hit me up to do more things in Montreal
>>>> that week.
>>>> 
>>>> Thanks,
>>>> 
>>>> --
>>>> - Jonathan Marcil
>>>>   OWASP Montreal Chapter Leader
>>>>   https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Montreal
>>>>   jonathan.marcil at owasp.org
>>>> 
>>>> 
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