Conference News

GOSCON 2011 is one for the record books; following two great morning sessions, an earthquake south of the D.C. area called for an early event closing.

We'll have presentations and other materials to share in the coming weeks.  In the mean time, you can visit to read an outstanding set of notes and observations from our colleage, Gunnar Hellekson, who attended our "Cost Knock Down" panel.

An excerpt:

We've added our final speaker to the GOSCON Cost Take Out Panel: David A. Wheeler. Dr. Wheeler is a Research Staff Member at the  rel="Institute for Defense Analyses" style="margin-top: 0px; margin-right: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px; margin-left: 0px; padding-top: 0px; padding-right: 0px; padding-bottom: 0px; padding-left: 0px; border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-style: initial; border-color: initial; outline-width: 0px; outline-style: initial; outline-color: initial; vertical-align: baseline; text-decoration: underline; " target="_blank">Institute for Defense Analyses and is an expert on developing secure software and the use of open source software in the security space. He is the author of several well known works in this space, including Secure Programming for Linux and Unix HOWTO, Why Open Source Software / Free Software (OSS/FS)?, Look at the Numbers!, and How to Evaluate OSS/FS Programs.

Plans for GOSCON 2012 are underway!

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GOSCON speakers

Executive Director
Open Forum Foundation
Chief Information Officer for Space Operations
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Division Director, Cyber Security Division
Department of Homeland Security Science & Technology Directorate
Chairman (1987-2006)
Federal Reserve System

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