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See schedule highlights for Automotive Linux Summit and Open Source Summit Japan in Tokyo, June 20-22.

Attend Automotive Linux Summit and Open Source Summit Japan in Tokyo, June 20 – 22, for three days of open source education and collaboration.

Automotive Linux Summit connects those driving innovation in automotive Linux from the developer community, with the vendors and users providing and using the code, in order to propel the future of embedded devices in the automotive arena.

Open Source Summit Japan is the leading conference in Japan connecting the open source ecosystem under one roof, providing a forum for technologists and open source industry leaders to collaborate and share information, learn about the latest in open source technologies and find out how to gain a competitive advantage by using innovative, open solutions. The event covers cornerstone open source technology areas such as Linux, cloud infrastructure, and cloud native applications and explores the newest trends including networking, blockchain, serverless, edge computing and AI. It also offers an open source leadership track covering compliance, governance and community.

Session highlights for Automotive Linux Summit:

  • Enabling Hardware Configuration Flexibility Keeping a Unified Software – Dominig ar Foll, Intel
  • Beyond the AGL Virtualization Architecture – AGL Virtualization Expert Group (EG-VIRT) – Michele Paolino, Virtual Open Systems
  • High-level API for Smartphone Connectivity on AGL – Takeshi Kanemoto, RealVNC Ltd.
  • AGL Development Tools – What’s New in FF? – Stephane Desneux, IoT.bzh

Session highlights for Open Source Summit Japan:

  • Building the Next Generation of IoT Applications – Dave Chen, GE Digital
  • Use Cases for Permissioned Blockchain Platforms – Swetha Repakula & Jay Guo, IBM
  • Using Linux for Long Term – Community Status and the Way We Go  – Tsugikazu Shibata, NEC
  • Hitchhiker’s Guide to Machine Learning with Kubernetes – Vishnu Kannan, Google
  • OSS Vulnerability Trends and PoC 2017-2018  – Kazuki Omo, SIOS Technology, Inc.
  • Microservices, Service Mesh, and CI/CD Pipelines – Making It All Work Together  – Brian Redmond, Microsoft

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Note: One registration gets you access to both Automotive Linux Summit and Open Source Summit Japan.

Linux Foundation members and LF project members receive an additional 20% discount off current registration pricing, and academic, student, non-profit, and community discounts are available as well. Email events@linuxfoundation.org to receive your discount code.

Applications for diversity and needs-based scholarships are also being accepted. Get information on eligibility and how to apply.

Executive directors from top open source projects in cloud computing, blockchain, Internet of Things, and software-defined networking will keynote next month at Open Source Summit Japan, The Linux Foundation has announced. The full agenda, now available on the event website, also features a panel of Linux kernel developers and The Linux Foundation Executive Director Jim Zemlin.

LinuxCon, ContainerCon and CloudOpen have combined under one umbrella name in 2017 – Open Source Summit. More than 600 open source professionals, developers and operators will gather May 31-June 2  in Tokyo to collaborate, share information, and learn about the latest in open technologies, including Linux, containers, cloud computing and more.

Confirmed keynote speakers at this year’s event include:

  • Brian Behlendorf, Executive Director, Hyperledger

  • Philip DesAutels, Sr. Director of IoT, The Linux Foundation

  • Arpit Joshipura, General Manager, Networking, The Linux Foundation

  • Abby Kearns, Executive Director, Cloud Foundry Foundation

  • Jim Zemlin, Executive Director, The Linux Foundation

  • Linux Kernel Panel with Alice Ferrazzi, Gentoo Kernel Project Leader; Greg Kroah-Hartman, Linux Foundation Fellow; Steven Rostedt, Red Hat; and Dan Williams, Intel

Session highlights include:

  • TensorFlow in the Wild: From Cucumber Farmer to Global Insurance Firm – Kazunori Sato, Google

  • Fast releasing and Testing of Gentoo Kernel Packages and Future Plans of the Gentoo Kernel Project – Alice Ferrazzi, Gentoo Kernel Project Leader

  • Testing at Scale – Andrea Frittoli, IBM

  • Device-DAX: Towards Software Defined Memory – Dan Williams, Intel

  • Kubernetes Ground Up – Vishnu Kannan, Google

View the full agenda of sessions.

Linux.com readers get 5% off the “attendee” registration with code LINUXRD5. Register now and save $150 through April 16.

Automotive Linux Summit (ALS) is co-located with Open Source Summit Japan. Attendees may add on registration for ALS at no additional charge.                               

Applications for diversity and needs-based scholarships are also being accepted.

More than 600 open source professionals, developers and operators will convene in Tokyo this year to collaborate, share information, and learn at Open Source Summit Japan. The technical conference will cover the latest in open source technologies, including Linux, containers, cloud computing, software-defined networking, and more.

This year Open Source Summit Japan will also be co-located with Automotive Linux Summit, to be held May 31 – June 2 at the Tokyo Conference Center.  Automotive Linux Summit gathers the most innovative minds from the automotive arena including automotive systems engineers, Linux experts, R&D managers, business executives, open source licensing and compliance specialists and community developers. The event connects the developer community with the vendors and users providing and using the code in order to drive the future of embedded devices in automotive.  

The Linux Foundation is now seeking proposals for both conferences from speakers with fresh ideas, enlightening case studies, best practices, or deep technical knowledge.

The deadline to submit proposals is March 4. Submit your proposal now!

Some suggested topics for Open Source Summit Japan 2017 speakers include:

  • Kernel (e.g., CGroups, Namespaces, Zones)

  • Container Runtime (e.g. Docker, rkt, LXC, LXD, openvz, lmctfy, Warden, libvirt-lxc)

  • Orchestration (e.g., Kubernetes, Mesos)

  • Real World Experiences with SDN & NFV Deployment

  • SDN for Service Providers

  • Is there a Benefit for SDN in Enterprise Networks?

  • Open Network Hardware (Both Hardware Design and Operating Systems)

See the full list of suggested topics for Open Source Summit Japan and Automotive Linux Summit and tips for creating a great proposal.

Not interested in speaking but want to attend? Linux.com readers get 5% off the “attendee” registration with code LINUXRD5. Register now to save over $150 on Open Source Summit Japan through April 16.

There is a complimentary add-on option on the Open Source Summit Japan registration form to join Automotive Linux Summit.