Global Conferences Committee - Application 2

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Applicant's Name Lucas C. Ferreira.
Current and past OWASP Roles OWASP Brazilian Chapter member, AppSec Brasil 2009 Chair.
Committee Applying for OWASP Global Conferences Committee.

Please be aware that for an application to be considered by the board, you MUST have 5 recommendations. An incomplete application will not be considered for vote.

Who Recommends/Name Role in OWASP Recommendation Content
1 Eduardo Vianna de Camargo Neves GEC Member An outstanding OWASP Member that allocated heart and soul to make the OWASP AppSec Brasil 2009 happens and is already doing the same for the 2010 Edition. Moreover, Lucas is a high evangelist of OWASP resources within the Brazilian IT Community with a strong presence on the Government Sector and Academia.
2 Pravir Chandra GPC Member Lucas is highly motivated and actually executes on his commitments very well. He did a great job in organizing AppSec Brasil 2009 and would be a great asset for the Global Conferences Committee.
3 Matt Tesauro GPC Member Lucas has already demonstrated that he's qualified for this position based on the success of AppSec Brasil 2009. He went from zero to conference is a pretty short window. Not only did he pull off a successful conference, he did so under fire - he lost several speakers due to the flu, I had a crazy mishap with my flights and barely made the first day of the class I was teaching. Under all this, he kept his cool and keep the conference on track. I suspect that the only reason I know about these issues is I was both an instructor and speaker. For those just attending the conference, they would have only seen a smoothly running gig.