What SecAppDev is all about
Building secure applications is quite a challenge. It requires a sound knowledge base, combined with the proper security processes. And that's precisely what SecAppDev brings to the table.
SecAppDev is an intensive one-week course in secure application development. For the 15th year in a row, SecAppDev organizes a leading-edge software security course for developers. Come to learn from world-class experts how to tackle security in your organization.
In 2019, we are adding a dedicated track for three one-day hands-on workshops. These workshops are the perfect place to learn real-world security, and have all your questions answered.
Testimonials from previous editions
SecAppDev stands out for it’s varied mix of both theoretical and practical courses, offering courses for both neophytes and more advanced practitioners of application security. Topics range from fundamental security to emerging technologies, ensuring that you learn something new with every session you attend. The atmosphere really makes you feel at home, plus you get the opportunity to get a taste of Belgium’s rich architecture and refined gastronomy.
Philippe Demaecker, Security Officer, MEDIAGENIX
SecAppDev is a one-week training course that provides a very good introduction on several key area of the Application Security. The course allows students to well understand how security should be included in a Software Development Life Cycle. Trainers are very highly skilled and take time to explain the presented concepts. They are also keen to answer technical questions in detail, even when it spans into the coffee break.
The mindset of this course is "Technical, humbleness and 100% knowledge sharing between all participants, including students".
SecAppDev for me is like a SANS Course but dedicated to the AppSec domain. From a student point of view, it offers the same quality and benefits.but dedicated to the AppSec domain. From a student point of view, it offers the same quality and benefits.
Dominique Righetto, Application Security Consultant, Excellium Services
The program for SecAppDev 2019
SecAppDev is a one-week immersive security course for developers. You can build your own course program, by choosing from our dual track lecture program, as well as three one-day workshops.
SecAppDev 2019 offers 38 in-depth technical lectures. Lecture sessions are 90 minutes each, allowing our world-renowned faculty to take a deep-dive into each topic.
SecAppDev 2019 offers three one-day workshops throughout the week (Tuesday - Thursday), where you can get your hands dirty. A workshop offers 6 hours of content, leaving enough room for exercises and discussions.