Call for Speakers & Workshop Leaders!

* Call for speakers, workshop leaders & content will close on Wednesday, December 19th, 2018

Event Overview:

A free-to-attend one-day hands-on training mini-conference for women in technology who have not yet considered cybersecurity as a career path. The day will conclude with opportunities for 5 women to win an "all-expense paid" trip to DEFCON.

Attendee Persona:

Age 21+ Women with ANY experience in SaaS, Cloud, Mobile and or Full-stack with a passion for security looking to explore cybersecurity as a career.

Call to Action:

Speakers & workshop leaders (SME’s) a call for YOU to take action with DoS & provide your expertise to a thriving community seeking ally-ships, mentorships & knowledge to create a long-term career in the cybersecurity industry.

Please note: DoS is a free event to the public; speakers will need to arrange & pay for their own travel to Boston for DoS Boston 2019. Speakers that typically receive speaking fees; DoS does not have the budget to cover speaker fees.

Areas of Focus:

  •  Putting the “SHE” into Shecurity – this track brings on stage a variety of security professionals – all from various backgrounds to tell their story & their area of expertise. Topics include: discovering different types of jobs within security, advice & guidance on how to get started. 

  •  Discovering & exploring OWASP Top 10 – how does you, your team & your organization incorporate the OWASP Top 10 into your secure development practices? How do these concepts influence your Cloud & SaaS deployments? Do you have an speciality in this area that you want to teach our attendees? 

  • Technical Workshops– Do you use a tool-kit like Burp Suite or Wireshark? Are you an expert at the tool? How do you utilize your cybersecurity tool-kit for your organization? How do you utilize your current tools in your career tool-kit to advance your career. How do you find new tools to incorporate into your tool-kit? Create a bootcamp or a course or two and show attendees the power of critical thinking, curiosity and these tools in discovering vulnerabilities and how THEY can start their own journey of discovery, education and building a career in cybersecurity.

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