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OWASP Orlando Chapter Meetings
Q1 2012 Meeting February 22
To bring in the New Year and kick off OWASP Orlando for 2012, Tom Brennan a Director at Spiderlabs/Trustwave, OWASP Global Board Member and Chapter Leader for NY/NJ Metro will be in Orlando to present "OWASP Where are we... Where are we going in 2012"
Jim Manico, VP of Security Architecture at Whitehat Security, OWASP Connections Committee Chair, OWASP Podcast Host and Project Manager for the OWASP ESAPI Java project will be giving a technical talk on XSS.
University of Central Florida has graciously agreed to provide meeting space at the Medical College campus. Building and room number will be forthcoming.
College of Medicine 6850 Lake Nona Blvd. Orlando, Fl 32827
- Meeting Date: February 22, 2012 6:00 - 8:00 PM
- Meeting Location: UCF College of Medicine
- Google maps link: http://goo.gl/ztZTF
Inaugural Meeting October 19, 2011 6:30 PM at Seasons 52
We will be holding our first meeting on October 19 for an informal gathering of those interested in the OWASP mission. This is a chance to get to know the other members of the chapter and engage in the initial dialogue that will drive the direction of the group. We want to know what kinds of technologies you use or are interested in learning about, the challenges you are facing in your daily work and get a sense for the types of content you want to see at future meetings. I will bring some copies of various OWASP guides and possibly some other OWASP shwag to this initial meeting. We will be covering the OWASP mission, culture, and a high level view of OWASP projects. The format for this meeting will largely be discussion oriented. This is not currently a sponsored event, but we do have interested parties asking about sponsorship opportunities so this may change.
- Meeting Date: October 19, 2011 6:30 PM til whenever
- Meeting Location: Seasons 52 in Orlando, FL at 7700 W Sand Lake Rd.
- Google maps link: http://goo.gl/PVxrU
- Restaurant: http://www.seasons52.com/
OWASP Orlando is newly formed as of August 2011. The first meeting is scheduled for October 19, 2011. After this initial informal meeting we will then hold our first major content meeting in early 2012. Keep watching this space for announcements about upcoming events. If you are interested in being a speaker or taking a more active leadership role within the chapter, please contact the chapter leader at the link above. Everyone is welcome to join us at our chapter meetings. We track membership based on participation at the mailing list linked on this page and this will be the primary means of communication for the chapter. We also have a Linkedin group at http://goo.gl/BB9fu