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 24, August 18, October 20, and December 16.
  • Kick back and join us as you give your brain a break!

Call to Battle

  • February 26, April 9, August 28, and December 7.
  • Join us for our next Call to Battle on August 28 Capture the Flag Hacking-Defense Paraguay. Sponsorship opportunities are available!

OWASP Virtual Training Courses

  • March 9, May 25, June 15, July 20, September 7, and November 16.
  • Don't miss out on these multi-day virtual trainings to retool and level-up. Our next virtual training days will be held May 25-26. For more information on the trainings, how to register and sponsorship opportunities, click OWASP Virtual Training Courses above.

Lightning Conference

  • March 15, May 12, July 13, September 28, and November 3.
  • Join us for our next Lightning Conference on May 12 featuring Katie Paxton-Fear. Click on Lightning Confernce above for more details including sponsorship opportunities and how to regsiter.

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!

Global AppSec USA 2021 Virtual Event

  • November 8-12, 2021
  • Call for Papers and Call for Trainers will be opening in early June. 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

Planning your own regional event? Use our OCMS Tool to request approval.

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


AppSec Pacific Northwest Security Conference

  • June 19, 2021

OWASP [email protected]

  • June 29, 2021 - July 1, 2021

OWASP AppSec Days Developer Security Summit 2021

  • July 24, 2021

OWASP Portland Training Day 2021

  • October 13, 2021

LASCON 2021

  • October 26-29, 2021

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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