[Owasp-Summit-2011] AppSec DC and Summit
dinis.cruz at owasp.org
Mon Sep 20 04:56:16 EDT 2010
Hi Mark (CCing Summit 2011 and Board)
I have to appologise since it looks like we (Summit 2011 team) have not been
clear with the DC Conference organization team about our current plans and
As things stand today, the next 'OWASP Summit' will happen in Jan/Feb 2011
at a location to be defined. This will be a 100% working event done outside
an OWASP Conference focused on OWASP and AppSec related topics (see
http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Summit_2011). At the moment we have budget
approved to bring to the summit the OWASP Board, Committee Members and we're
trying to figure out how to bring more OWASP leaders (industry players (like
browsers) also likely to attend)
I know that in the past we talked about doing this at DC (
http://www.owasp.org/index.php/2010_OWASP_Global_Summit) but that is
currently OFF the table.
That doesn't mean that DC is not going to host other mini-summits, since as
we say on the Summit 2011 page:
*"Other local Summit(s):"*
- * The conferences are free to organize small, conference bound summit *
- * this are not sponsored by OWASP of OWASP summit budget *
For example you could have an 'ESAPI Summit' there, but the current Summit
organization team is focused on the 2011 event.
Sorry about this confusion (I thought we had communicated this message
On 20 September 2010 01:13, Mark Bristow <mark.bristow at owasp.org> wrote:
> Unfortunately I don't have many answers for you. We are still working with
> the board to define the requirements for the Summit, so that is all TBD.
> However, as for con hotel, yes, we have a room block at the Hyatt again.
> You can reg here:
> Looking forward to meeting you in DC!
> On Sun, Sep 19, 2010 at 7:20 PM, Lucas Ferreira <lucas at sapao.net> wrote:
>> Hello Mark,
>> my first question is about the conference and the summit running at
>> the same time: is it necessary to choose one or will we be allowed to
>> participate in both? Should we register for the conference? If yes,
>> how do we register?
>> Lastly, will there be lodging available?
>> On Sun, Sep 19, 2010 at 19:30, Mark Bristow <mark.bristow at owasp.org>
>> > Lucas,
>> > What questions did you have?
>> > -Mark
>> > Sent from my wireless device
>> > On Sep 17, 2010, at 8:31 PM, Lucas Ferreira <lucas at sapao.net> wrote:
>> >> Hello Guys,
>> >> I finally managed to use my credit card reward points and am glad to
>> >> announce that I will be going to the AppSec and the Summit in DC from
>> >> Nov 9 to Nov 12. I have a few questions about registration and
>> >> lodging. Who can I talk to?
>> >> Thanks,
>> >> Lucas
>> >> --
>> >> Homo sapiens non urinat in ventum.
>> Homo sapiens non urinat in ventum.
> Mark Bristow
> OWASP Global Conferences Committee Chair - http://is.gd/5MTvF
> AppSec DC 2010 Organizer - https://www.appsecdc.org
> OWASP DC Chapter Co-Chair - http://is.gd/5MTwu
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