The InfoSecMentors Project is giving away one ticket to Notacon 8 by having an essay contest. Each entrant should write an essay of less than 400 words about the following topic:
"Pretending I am your supervisor, write me an email requesting leave to attend a conference. Include reasons why attending conferences are valuable to the organization, and what you hope to learn from this hypothetical conference."
Submissions will be judged by an independent professional manager who makes decisions like this one. The submission that is most convincing and appropriate for a professional situation wins!
Email submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org. Anyone can enter. The ticket will be available at will call. Contest ends April 8th 2:00pm ET. Winner announced April 9th.
Notacon is April 14-17 in Cleveland, OH. http://www.notacon.org