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Welcome to the Indianapolis OWASP Local Chapter. The OWASP chapter meetings are free and open to anyone interested in application security. Chapter meetings are usually held quarterly, please consult the calendar for the date of the upcoming meeting. If you have never attended a meeting before and you are interested to attend one in the future please join first the mailing list. The mailing list is also used for sharing application security knowledge among the local community members. You can also review the email archives to see what local folks have been talking about.

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2012 Meetings Calendar

January Meeting (Q1)

  • January 26th, 6:00PM - 9:00PM
    • Regular Meeting
    • Topics:
      • Reducing Risk and Building Productivity with Mobile Solutions - David Sims
      • Burp Suite Introduction and Demonstration - Adam Kunsemiller
    • Location: 9100 Keystone Crossing Indianapolis, IN 46240
    • Sponsor: Booz Allen & Hamilton
    • Nearest Parking: - At location
    • Register Online (This helps with planning for food, etc.)

April Meeting (Q2)

August Meeting (Q3)

  • August 2nd, 6:00PM - 9:00PM
    • Regular Meeting
    • Topics: TBD
    • Location: 450 East 96th Street., Suite 500, Indianapolis, IN 46240
    • Sponsor: FishNet Security
    • Nearest Parking: Build Parking Lot (at location)

2011 Meetings Calendar (Archived)

This is a provisory calendar and the incoming meeting is confirmed on month to month basis. In absence of a speaker for a monthly meeting we will opt for an OWASP Video Presentation & Moderated Forum Discussion or a backup presentation from one of our local members.

  • January 4, 6:00PM - 8:30PM
    • Organization Meeting
    • Topics: Chapter Board Members, Board Meetings, Venues, Presentations, OWASP Video Presentation to Follow
    • Location: 535 W. Michigan St., Indianapolis, IN
    • Sponsor: IUPUI / Pondurance
    • Nearest Parking: - North Street Garage
  • March 29, 6:00PM - 8:30PM
    • Regular Meeting
    • Topics: WAF's
    • Location: 225 S. East St. Indianapolis, IN 46202
    • Sponsor: Farm Bureau Insurance / Pondurance
    • Nearest Parking: - Enter the parking garage on the first floor behind the building off of either E. Georgia St. or E. Louisiana St. (the streets immediately north and south of the building). Buzz the guards and they will lift the gate. Enter the building via the 1st floor entrance from the parking garage and they will direct to the meeting area.
  • April 19, 6:00PM - 8:30PM
    • Regular Meeting
    • Topics: OWASP Top Ten
    • Location: 12272 Hancock St. Carmel, IN 46032
    • Sponsor: Netech / Pondurance
    • Nearest Parking: Building Parking Lot (Open/Free)
  • May 17, 6:00PM - 8:30PM
    • Regular Meeting
    • Topics: An introduction to web application threat & risk modeling using the STRIDE & DREAD frameworks.
    • Location: 535 W. Michigan St., Indianapolis, IN. Wait in lobby to be escorted to the meeting room.
    • Sponsor: IUPUI
    • Nearest Parking: - North Street Garage
  • July 12th, 6:00PM - 9:00PM
    • Planning Meeting. The chapter is taking the time to reorganize from a monthly to a quarterly meeting schedule, in the hopes of generating more consistent interest and attendance. Our goals for this are two-fold: first, to provide enough lead time for members and potential members to mark their calendars; second, to adequately prepare an engaging session with well-planned, relevant topics and speakers. Additional information will follow shortly, but please do not hesitate to contact the local chapter through this forum, or other, if you have questions or suggestions. Thank you.
  • October 27th, 6:00PM - 9:00PM

Indianapolis OWASP Chapter Leaders

The chapter leaders are Todd Grotenhuis, Carl Sampson, and Landon Lewis.


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