OWASP Bay Area
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Geographic Area of Bay Area Chapter
The 'Bay Area' is actually the San Francisco Bay Area in California, which is near other large towns that are across the bay from San Francisco such as Berkeley and Oakland, and south of San Francisco are San Mateo, Palo Alto, and the whole San Jose area. Currently, the Bay Area OWASP Chapter covers this whole geographic region.
When: Thursday, July 11, 2013 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM (PST)
Location: Room 150, University Hall, UC Berkeley.
The room is to the immediate left after entering the building from Addison street at ground level (not basement level).
For driving/public-transit directions, look up: 2199 Addison St., Berkeley, CA, 94720
No RSVP Required
5:30 - 5:45 Social gathering
5:45 - 6:00 Welcome (Cory Scott) / OWASP Update (Sarah Baso)
6:00 - 6:15 An Empirical Study of Vulnerability Rewards Programs, Devdatta Akhawe
6:15 - 7:15 "Putting Your Robots to Work", Twitter Security Team
BART: The "Downtown Berkeley" BART station is two blocks away.
Parking: It's Summer, and metered street parking is available nearby.
Paid off-street parking is also available. One street south on Center street, the Bank of America lot is cheap but small, and there is a large lot on Alston street between Shattuck and Milvia.