The Lonestar Application Security Conference (LASCON) is an OWASP regional event held annually in Austin, TX. It is a gathering of 400+ web app developers, security engineers, mobile developers and information security professionals. LASCON is held in Texas where more Fortune 500 companies call home than any other state and it is held in Austin which is a hub for startups in the state of Texas. At LASCON, leaders at these companies along with security architects and developers gather to share cutting-edge ideas, initiatives, and technology advancements.
The pre-conference training will take place October 27 - 28, 2020 at the Norris Conference Center in Austin, Texas, with the conference immediately following on October 29-30.
IMPORTANT! We are very much aware of the current concerns with COVID-19 and that an in-person pre-conference training may not be possible. At this point in time we are continuing to plan for an in-person training, being optimistic that by October the situation will improve. However, we want to ensure we have alternative plans, such as making the training virtual. With that in mind, we request that training be designed for conducting either in-person or virtual. If virtual, we will provide the necessary technical guidelines and assistance to trainers.
Use this form to submit your proposed training for LASCON. The CFT will close on June 30, 2020. Submissions will be reviewed and you will be contacted via the email address you provide on the form. We will announce all training selections by July 15, 2020, and ask that trainer reply by July 24th. Please know that due to space considerations we can only select a limited number of training workshops.
Selected trainers will …