We extend our CFP to permit to OWASP community in Africa to participate to the second edition of OWASP AppSec Morocco & Africa 2018

 

We need volunteers, speakers and sponsors.

This conference aim to be the second edition of OWASP AppSec Morocco & Africa conference. OWASP AppSec are true security conferences with all talks and presentations focusing on various areas of information security. Topics should focus on the technical and social aspects of security, and should not contain marketing or sales pitches.

OWASP AppSec Morocco & Africa 2018 follows the OWASP Conference Policies and Code of Conducts.

Topics of interest

The topics are the same as those mentioned in the regular Call for Presentations

  1. Security aspects of new / emerging web technologies / paradigms / languages
    frameworks
  2. Cognitive Security, Deep Learning, predictive security
  3. Secure development : Frameworks, best practices, secure coding, methods, processes, SDLC, etc.
  4.  Owasp projects
  5. Vulnerability analysis (code review, pentest, static analysis etc
  6. Threat modelling of applications
  7. Mobile security and security for the mobile web
  8. Cloud security
  9. Browser security, local storage and HTML5 security
  10. Countermeasures for application vulnerabilities
  11. New technologies, paradigms, tools
  12. Security in web services, REST, and service oriented architectures
  13. Privacy in web apps, Web services and data storage
  14. Reverse Engineering & Malware Analysis

 

SUBMISSION

Please use Easy Chair to submit your proposal.

Only submissions entered into this form will be considered.

To submit a proposal, please submit an abstract of your intended presentation (500 to 4000 characters), a brief biography (150 to 800 characters), a headshot, and a signed copy of the speaker agreement. Talks without all required information may not be considered. Your planned presentation time is limited to a maximum of 15 minutes (excluding ~5 minutes for discussion and change of speaker). Feel free to attach a preliminary version of your presentation if available. Any proposal submitted is subject to a democratic vote by the program committee. Keep in mind: The better your description of the talk, the better picture the program committee will have to review your submission. Please proofread your submission; after approval your abstract, biography, and headshot will be published verbatim into the program and website.

If you have any issues or need to discuss this with a committee member, please email Azzeddine RAMRAMI. (Please do not email him proposals, though, only via the submission form.)

Important Dates 

Submission Deadline : October 30, 2018

  • Notification of acceptance : November 05, 2018

  • Final materials due for review : November 10, 2018

  • Workshop day: : November 15th, 2018