AppSec USA is a world-class software security conference for technologists, auditors, risk managers, and entrepreneurs, gathering the world’s top practitioner, to share the latest research and practices, in the high energy atmosphere of the Marriott, NYC.

Why You Should Attend?

  • Insightful keynote addresses delivered by leading industry visionaries from thought leaders of critical infrastructure.
  • Over 50 sessions across 3 tracks (builder/breaker/defender) with world-renowned subject matter experts
  • Over 2,500 attendees exclusively focused on Software Security
  • Sessions will be delivered in 30, 60 or 90 minute blocks, for better topic coverage and improved learning experience.
  • Convenience of Midtown Manhattan

Who Should Attend?

Developers, Security Auditors, Risk Managers, Executive Management, Press, Law Enforcement, Entrepreneurs

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Curious About Our Past Event?

Watch our recap videos

Check out the schedule for last year’s conference at Appsecusa2012.sched.org
Check out last year’s conference site: 2012.appsecusa.org
Watch videos of last year’s conference in Austin, TX: videos.2012.appsecusa.org

Meet the team:

AppSec USA would not be possible without the  hard work of the following volunteers and staff:

General Conference Chair:

Tom Brennan
Twitter: @brennantom
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/tombrennan

Speaker and Trainer Selection Chair:

Israel Bryski
Twitter: @ibryski
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/israelbryski

Budget and Sponsorship Chair:

Pete Dean
Twitter: @PAD39
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/pub/peter-dean/2/220/682/


Conference Volunteers:

Patrick Adam

Ann Alfano

Rachel Anderson

Troy Bailey

Jay Ball @veggiespam

Jean-Pierre Beltran

Leonard Bogdonoff

Geet Chadda

Monika Chakraborty

Madhu Cheriyedath

Ali Chettih @Targi3

Danny Chrastil

Bev Corwin @bevcorwin

Jeet Damia

Celestine Daniels

Joanne De Vito De Palma

Stefan Edwards

Chris Elsmore

Lucas Ferreira

Kelly Fitzgerald @kellody

Alvin Fong

Karl Fosaaen

Helen Gao

Donald Gooden

Dennis Groves

Chris Howell

Brian Johnson

David Kadow

Reed Kelly

Venkat Koduri

Mordecai Kraushar

Grisha Kumar

Ajoy Kumar

Srinivas (Sri) Lakhanigam

Kees Leune

Chia-Ling Lee

Yang Li

Ric Longenecker

Allen Lum

Samir Malaviya

Anthony Martini

Carlos Manzueta @carlosmanzueta

Izabela Pelsszynska

JLokesh Pidewekar

Vinay Prabushankar

Kevin Reiter

Jon Rose

Charles Sanson

Timothy Schubert

Doug Shin @douglas_shin

Robert Shullich

Bojan Simic @bojansimic

Nakeishia Simic

Bakul Singhal

Dashmesh Singh

Nneka O’Reilly-Smoot

Peter Stern

Jamie Strain

Steven van der Baan

Darwin Yip


AppSec USA Press

Bill Lessard, PR with Brains @prwithbrains
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/pub/bill-lessard/1/768/844

AppSec USA Website & Graphic Design

Nguyet Vuong, New Way Design @NguyetV


Sarah Baso @OWASPgirl
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/sarah-baso/2a/69/53a

Jasmine Beg
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/jasminebeg

Kelly Santalucia @KellySantalucia
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/pub/kelly-santalucia/30/59b/2b3/

Samantha Groves @SamanthaOWASP
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/samanthagroves

Kate Hartmann @kate_hartmann
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/pub/kate-hartmann/8/968/786/

strong>Laura Grau
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/pub/laura-grau/27/639/461

Alison Shrader
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/pub/alison-shrader/5/328/91b

Matt Tesauro @matt_tesauro
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/matttesauro



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