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This is a new chapter, having grown out of the successful [[Leeds_UK]] chapter.
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This [[UK]] chapter was started in 2011, having grown out of the successful [[Leeds_UK]] chapter.
  
 
|mailinglistsite=http://lists.owasp.org/mailman/listinfo/owasp-Manchester|emailarchives=http://lists.owasp.org/pipermail/owasp-Manchester}}
 
|mailinglistsite=http://lists.owasp.org/mailman/listinfo/owasp-Manchester|emailarchives=http://lists.owasp.org/pipermail/owasp-Manchester}}
  
==== Next Meeting  ====
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= Next Meeting  =
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'''Date:''' April 30th
  
'''Date:''' Wednesday November 16th in Manchester
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'''Location:''' PwC
  
'''Location:''' TBA
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'''Registration:''' Via [http://www.eventbrite.com/event/6185373619 Eventbrite]
  
'''Registration:''' TBA
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Schedule: Doors open at 18:00, talks start at 18:30 prompt - please make sure you are there on time.
  
'''Schedule:'''
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And please let us know if you book tickets but then cant make it. In the past we have had people who couldnt book on and then had empty seats on the night.
  
'''Talk: Policy is the best honesty'''
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This time we're going with 3 'mini' talks, exact times will depend on the amount of discussion (the more the better, within reason!):
  
Technology is rapidly emerging and maturing to enable connectivity and interoperability of a panoply of devices. The right investment relies on addressing workable, realistic policies first.
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'''Talk: The Silk Road''' - The Underground Website Where You Can Buy Any Drug Imaginable
Daniel will tell you about what NCC members are doing to allow staff to 'BYOD' and build pragmatic iPolicies.
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'''Speaker: Dr Daniel Dresner, Head of Information Assurance Practice, [http://www.ncc.co.uk/ National Computing Centre]'''
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'''Paul Johnston - Security Consultant at Pentest'''
  
  
Please get in touch if you would like to speak at this event.
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'''Talk: Data Protection Act changes'''
  
Everyone is welcome to join us at our chapter meetings.
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'''Ben Ramduny - KPMG '''
  
==== Upcoming Events  ====
 
  
November 16th 2011
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'''Talk OWASP Top 10 2013 update''' - Changes to the top 10, why, do we agree, what's missing?
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'''Ben Fountain - PwC, Simon Bennetts - Mozilla'''
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'''Informal Discussion'''
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'''Drinks at the Britons Protection'''
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If you would like to talk at future meetings then please get in touch via the mailing list or one of the chapter leaders.
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Everyone is welcome to join us at our chapter meetings.
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= Upcoming Events  =
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TBA
  
 
Please get in touch if you would like to speak at a Manchester event - we would be delighted to hear from you.
 
Please get in touch if you would like to speak at a Manchester event - we would be delighted to hear from you.
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Everyone is welcome to join us at our chapter meetings.
 
Everyone is welcome to join us at our chapter meetings.
  
==== Past Events  ====
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= Past Events  =
  
Although we have yet to have our first meeting as OWASP Manchester, there have already been 2 events held in Manchester as part of the [[Leeds_UK]] chapter:
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'''2012 Dates'''
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[[2012_09_11_Manchester|11th September]]
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[[2012_05_30_Manchester|30th May]]
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[[2012_02_01_Manchester|1st February]]
  
 
'''2011 Dates'''
 
'''2011 Dates'''
  
[[2011_08_24_Manchester|24th August]]
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[[2011_11_16_Manchester|16th November]]
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[[2011_08_24_Manchester|24th August]] As part of the Leeds Chapter
  
[https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Leeds_UK 22nd June]
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[https://www.owasp.org/index.php/Leeds_UK 22nd June] As part of the Leeds Chapter
  
 
'''2010 Dates'''
 
'''2010 Dates'''
  
[[8th_December_Leeds|8th December]]
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[[8th_December_Leeds|8th December]] As part of the Leeds Chapter
  
==== Chapter Leaders  ====
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= Chapter Leaders  =
  
 
The chapter leaders are:
 
The chapter leaders are:
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* [[User:Simon Ward|Simon Ward]]
 
* [[User:Simon Ward|Simon Ward]]
 
* [[User:Andy_Hornsby-Jones|Andy Hornsby-Jones]]
 
* [[User:Andy_Hornsby-Jones|Andy Hornsby-Jones]]
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* Ben Fountain
  
 
We are actively seeking more chapter leaders - please get in touch if you would like to become one!
 
We are actively seeking more chapter leaders - please get in touch if you would like to become one!
  
  
==== Local Organisations  ====
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= Local Organisations  =
  
 
Other related organisations in the Manchester area:
 
Other related organisations in the Manchester area:
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* [http://libreplanet.org/wiki/Manchester Manchester Free Software]
 
* [http://libreplanet.org/wiki/Manchester Manchester Free Software]
 
* [http://www.manlug.org/ Manchester Linux Users Group]
 
* [http://www.manlug.org/ Manchester Linux Users Group]
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* [http://nuksg.org/ Northern UK Security Group]
 
* [http://nwdc.org.uk/ North West Digital Communities (NWDC)]
 
* [http://nwdc.org.uk/ North West Digital Communities (NWDC)]
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* [http://www.meetup.com/North-West-Tester-Gathering North West Tester Gathering]
  
 
Please get in touch with one of the chapter leaders to get your organisation listed here.
 
Please get in touch with one of the chapter leaders to get your organisation listed here.

Revision as of 09:55, 16 April 2013

OWASP Manchester

Welcome to the Manchester chapter homepage. This UK chapter was started in 2011, having grown out of the successful Leeds_UK chapter.
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Date: April 30th

Location: PwC

Registration: Via Eventbrite

Schedule: Doors open at 18:00, talks start at 18:30 prompt - please make sure you are there on time.

And please let us know if you book tickets but then cant make it. In the past we have had people who couldnt book on and then had empty seats on the night.

This time we're going with 3 'mini' talks, exact times will depend on the amount of discussion (the more the better, within reason!):

Talk: The Silk Road - The Underground Website Where You Can Buy Any Drug Imaginable

Paul Johnston - Security Consultant at Pentest


Talk: Data Protection Act changes

Ben Ramduny - KPMG


Talk OWASP Top 10 2013 update - Changes to the top 10, why, do we agree, what's missing?

Ben Fountain - PwC, Simon Bennetts - Mozilla


Informal Discussion

Drinks at the Britons Protection


If you would like to talk at future meetings then please get in touch via the mailing list or one of the chapter leaders.


Everyone is welcome to join us at our chapter meetings.

TBA

Please get in touch if you would like to speak at a Manchester event - we would be delighted to hear from you.

Everyone is welcome to join us at our chapter meetings.

2012 Dates

11th September

30th May

1st February

2011 Dates

16th November

24th August As part of the Leeds Chapter

22nd June As part of the Leeds Chapter

2010 Dates

8th December As part of the Leeds Chapter

The chapter leaders are:

We are actively seeking more chapter leaders - please get in touch if you would like to become one!


Other related organisations in the Manchester area:

Please get in touch with one of the chapter leaders to get your organisation listed here.

And feel free to use the Manchester mailing list to publicise related events.