OWASP Global & Regional Events

Attendees at a Global AppSec Conference

Ever wanted to network and learn along with other AppSec professionals? We host nearly a dozen events each year varying in format to week long trainings and conferences, to single day programs. OWASP events are a great way to:

  • Improve your career skills
  • Build your professional network
  • Learn about new trends in the industry

While some of our events have corporate sponsors, the content is vendor neutral, and speakers are carefully selected ensuring a good return on your investment of time and money. Often times are larger events also host Expositions, Capture the Flags, and Career Fairs. Often members get a discount on conference passes.

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Global Events

Our premier events bringing together our multifaceted communities to engage in a variety of education events, trainings, and entertainment based gatherings to enhance your skills, increase your connections, and bring balance to your daily AppSec world.


Brain Break

  • February 18, April 20, June 23, August 18, October 20, and December 16.
  • Turn off the learning, find some balance, and show up for the networking and fun. Join us for this short entertainment program and let us provide some laughter and levity in your life.

Call to Battle

  • February 26, April 9, August 27, and December 7.
  • Calling all gamers, challenge champs, and fun-nerds this event is just for you. Submit your idea to host a virtual game challenge and we'll invite the community for the ultimate global game-a-thon.

OWASP Virtual Training Courses

  • March 9, May 25, June 15, July 13, September 7, and November 3.
  • Offering new topics and skills, our OWASP Training Course line-up kicks off with these offerings this March. Don't miss out on these multi-day virtual trainings to retool and level-up.

Lightning Conference

  • March 15, May 12, July 20, September 28, and November 16.
  • Fast, furious, and informative. Our Lightning Conference will feature an industry thought-leader and insights from sponsors all in a fast paced 90 minutes.

OWASP's 20th Anniversary Celebration Event

  • September 24, 2021
  • 2021 marks the 20th anniversary of the OWASP Foundation. We have been working hard to secure the world through challenges and discovery. And now, it's time to celebrate! Many of you have played a crucial role in the enduring history of the Foundation and we encourage you to participate in the celebration coming this September! More details coming soon!

Global AppSec USA 2021 Virtual Event

  • November 8-12
  • Call for Program Review Team is now open! SUBMIT HERE

    Call for Papers and Call for Trainers will be opening in early March.

    Additional details coming soon!

OWASP Global AppSec Dublin

  • June 6-10, 2022
  • Due to COVID 19 and the desire to put on the best AppSec events possible, Global AppSec Dublin and Global AppSec San Francisco have been postponed until 2022.

OWASP Global AppSec San Francisco

  • September 19-23, 2022
  • Due to COVID 19 and the desire to put on the best AppSec events possible, Global AppSec Dublin and Global AppSec San Francisco have been postponed until 2022.

Regional Events

Ranging from single day to week long events, local OWASP volunteers organize and host conferences around the world.

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Partner Events

Throughout the year, the OWASP Foundation partners with major AppSec conferences to offer discounted tickets and other benefits for OWASP members. If you would like to establish a global partnership with us please contact Partnership Marketing for more information.

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