**OWASP APPSEC LATAM 2011** **CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS** ***DEADLINE EXTENDED to 14/8/2011*** Colleagues, OWASP is currently soliciting presentations for the OWASP AppSec Latam 2011 Conference that will take place at PUC-RS in Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil on October 4th through 7th, 2011. There will be training courses on October 4th and 5th followed by plenary sessions on the 6th and 7th with each day having one single track. We are seeking people and organizations that want to present on any of 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 To make a submission you must fill out the form available at https://www.owasp.org/images/e/e4/OWASP_AppSec_Latam_2011_CFP.rtf.zip and submit through the easychair conference interface at http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=appseclatam2011 Each presenter will have 45 minutes for the presentation, followed by 10 minutes reserved for questions from the audience. The presentations must respect the restrictions of the OWASP Speaker Agreement. **Important Dates:** ***DEADLINE EXTENDED*** Submission deadline is August 14, 2011 at 11:59 PM (UTC/GMT -3). Notification of acceptance is September 5, 2011. Presentation slides are due September 19, 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.appseclatam.org or http://www.owasp.org/index.php/AppSecLatam2011 OWASP Speaker Agreement: http://www.owasp.org/index.php/Speaker_Agreement OWASP Website: http://www.owasp.org Easychair conference site: http://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=appseclatam2011 Presentation proposal form: https://www.owasp.org/images/e/e4/OWASP_AppSec_Latam_2011_CFP.rtf.zip ********** WARNING: Submissions without the information requested in the proposal form will not be considered ************ Please forward to all interested practitioners and colleagues.