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October 2016

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October

The second edition of this conference (RNLL - Rencontre Nationale des Logiciels Libres) is about promoting the usage of open source softwares to resolve day to day needs and for innovation. On  the first day (friday) there will be workshops on :
- Open Street Map (OSM)
- 3D Printinga
- Drupal and 
- Software Developpement 

On the second day there will be conferences (Internet Governance, Security, Creative Commons, etc.), startups picthing and a panel.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
30 Sep 2016 to 01 Oct 2016
Location:
Cotonou/Benin

Our semi-regular series of short technical talks presented by community members.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
01 Oct 2016
Location:
Lafayette, IN

FOSSatAmrita, is a student community at Amrita University, Amritapuri Campus. Being one of the most active student communities on the campus, we encourage, support and mentor students to improve their technical and social skills through contributing to open source. We aim at encouraging students to embrace the free and open source approach that is fast gaining momentum. We are a community of students that support and guide each other towards making open source contributions, and towards the usage of free software. This year, FOSSatAmrita gave 14 selections in Google Summer of Code and 1 in Outreachy, that shows the potential in the students of FOSSatAmrita club.

Poster for the Wikimedia Hackathon, Amrita University, Amritapuri Campus
To ensure more open source contributors, we are bringing this two day hackathon, for the very first time in the history of Amrita University, Amritapuri Campus. MediaWiki is organizing a two-day hackathon to help students understand the working of the MediaWiki and WikiToLearn community. Two days long hackathon would include every aspect - from installing the software, setting up the environment to fixing some easy bugs and submitting the patches for review. (Don't worry if some of the words don't make any sense now, we're here to answer all your queries!)

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
01 Oct 2016 to 02 Oct 2016
Location:
Amrita University, Amritapuri Campus, Kollam, Kerala, India

The CMDBuild DAY is a biennial conference that offers to CMDBuild and openMAINT users the opportunity to share experiences, best practices, information and suggestions about future developments of these open source projects, dedicated to the IT ASSET MANAGEMENT and the FACILITIES MANAGEMENT.

In this occasion the maintainer Tecnoteca will present the updates on the project, the latest achievements and the roadmap for the future developments.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
04 Oct 2016
Location:
online

Where developers, sys admins, architects and all levels of technical talent gather together under one roof for education, collaboration and problem-solving to further the Linux platform.  

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
04 Oct 2016 to 06 Oct 2016
Location:
Berlin, Germany

IP EXPO Europe is Europe’s number ONE enterprise IT event, designed for those looking to find out how the latest IT innovations can drive business growth and competitiveness. Now in its 11th year, the event showcases brand new exclusive content and senior-level insights from across the industry, as well as unveiling the latest developments in IT. It covers everything you need to run a successful enterprise or organisation. Arrive with challenges, leave with solutions.

IP EXPO Europe 2016 incorporates six IT events under one roof – Cloud, Cyber Security, Networks and Infrastructure, Data Analytics, DevOps and Open Source. This year’s event will be the most comprehensive business-enhancing experience for those across the IT industry, including IT managers, CTOs, CDOs, network and storage engineers, CISOs, data analysts, developers and communications specialists.

Register FREE today at http://bit.ly/1TyOGmL

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
05 Oct 2016 to 06 Oct 2016
Location:
London

Embedded Linux Conference Europe (ELCE) has been the premier vendor-neutral technical conference for the past 10 years for companies and developers using Linux in embedded products.

After a decade of collaboration, the conference is extending its scope to include user-space developers, the people building applications on embedded Linux, and will be the preeminent space for product vendors and kernel and systems developers to collaborate with these influential technologists. 

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
06 Oct 2016 to 07 Oct 2016
Location:
Berlin, Germany

Postgres Vision is the preeminent event for thought leadership, collaboration, and networking with the brightest minds and companies defining the future of enterprise Postgres and open source data management. The open source data management ecosystem is rapidly expanding, driving new innovation and creating opportunities for corporations to harness strategic advantages in their markets. Postgres Vision will showcase enterprises and organizations transforming their data centers into innovation platforms, and carve new avenues of conversation about using Postgres and other innovative open source data management solutions.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
11 Oct 2016 to 13 Oct 2016
Location:
San Francisco, CA

Lucidworks is proud to present Lucene/Solr Revolution 2016, the biggest open source conference dedicated to Apache Lucene/Solr.

The conference, held in Boston, Massachusetts on October 11-14, 2016, will be packed with technical sessions, developer content, user case studies, and panels. Come meet and network with the thought leaders building and deploying Lucene/Solr open source search technology.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
11 Oct 2016 to 14 Oct 2016
Location:
Boston, MA/ USA

Proxtalks 2016 - Die Deutsche Konferenz rund um Proxmox VE

11. Oktober 2016 - Berlin-Adlershof

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
11 Oct 2016
Location:
Berlin

FUDCon is the Fedora Users and Developers Conference, a major free software event held in various regions around the world, usually annually per region.

FUDCon is a combination of sessions, talks, workshops, and hackfests in which project participants can work on specific initiatives.
FUDCon is always free to attend for anyone.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
13 Oct 2016 to 15 Oct 2016
Location:
Puno, Peru

ERPNext is a Open Source Cloud ERP. The goal of this conference is to move ERPNext to a more community oriented project. We will focus on work done by not only the ERPNext team but also the community. We shall also be launching the 'ERPNext Open Source Software Foundation' at the conference. Do visit the event website for details.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
14 Oct 2016 to 15 Oct 2016
Location:
Mumbai, India

Open source is everywhere—from the bottom of the programming stack to the very top. OSCON, the O’Reilly Open Source Convention, brings the software engineering and developer community together to explore what’s new in open source languages, tools, and techniques. It's the best place to sharpen your skills, keep pace with changing technologies, and connect with the intellect and energy that made open source what it is today.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
17 Oct 2016 to 20 Oct 2016
Location:
London, UK

Elastic{ON} Tour New York, October 19, 2016 - Everything you love about Elastic is coming to New York. Starting with version 5.0, all of our products will be aligned, tested, and released together — and known by their new names: the Elastic Stack, X-Pack, and Elastic Cloud. The result is a more holistic, more integrated, more excellent experience for users like you Don’t miss this single-day event in your area to get everything you need to know about our 5.0 release, a two-hour technical training session, and your questions answered directly by Elastic engineers. #elasticsearch

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
19 Oct 2016
Location:
New York

The OpenStack Summit is the most important gathering of IT leaders, telco operators, cloud administrators, app developers and OpenStack contributors building the future of cloud computing. Hear business cases and operational experience directly from users, learn about new products in the ecosystem and participate in hands-on workshops to build your skills. Attended by thousands of people from more than 50 countries, it’s the ideal venue to plan your cloud strategy and share knowledge about architecting and operating OpenStack clouds.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
24 Oct 2016 to 28 Oct 2016
Location:
Barcelona, Spain

On Oct 25 - 26, 2016, senior leaders within DoD, the IC, Federal Agencies and Industry(private sector) and academia will convene in Alexandria, VA, for two days of off the record briefings and informal discussions at Defense Strategies Institute’s "Town Hall" GEOINT & Open Source Analytics Summit. The dialogue will focus on technological solutions and best practices that enhance the Intelligence Community’s ability to process, exploit, and disseminate open source data.

The Summit will offer over 16 diverse senior leader speakers including:
MajGen Linda R. Urrutia-Varhall, USAF, Director of Operations, NGA
Mr. Harry Coker, Jr, Director, Open Source Enterprise
RADM Robert Sharp, USN, Commander, Office of Naval Intelligence*
Mr. Terry Mitchell, SES, Director of Plans and Integration, Army G2, USA
Brig Gen (sel) James Cluff, USAF, Vice Commander, 25th Air Force
Mr. Matt Schnaidt, Technical Director, Systems and Acquisition Support Directorate, US Army Geospatial Center
Mr. Chris Rasmussen, PM, Unclassified GEOINT Pathfinder & Public Open Source Software Development Lead, NGA
Dr. Benjamin Tuttle, Project Scientist NGA Research, and Lead for Outpost Valley, NGA
Mr. Sander Williams, Mission Manager, Open Content, NGA
Dr. David Alexander, Director, Geospatial Management Office, DHS
Ms. Carrie Stokes, Director, USAID GeoCenter and Geospatial Technical Advisor, USAID
Commercial Small Satellite panel with: Rob Zitz, Chair, USGIF Small Satellite Working Group; Robbie Schingler, CSO, Planet Labs ; Chris DeMay, COO, HawkEye 360

Topics will include:
1. Incorporating openly available information into traditional GEOINT and Multi-INT analysis workflows and processes
2. Technical challenges associated with real-time ingest, correlation, enrichment, security and use of open sources as either stand-alone architecture or as a fully integrated architecture
3. Options for multi-level-security (MLS), cross-domain security solutions for faster, more secure analysis
4. The growing role of automation in GEOINT and Open Sources analysis
5. How an “Analysis as a Service” business model would support government analysts
6. How big data and deep learning solutions can lead to anticipatory intelligence
7.How the commercial small satellite revolution supports the future GEOINT strategy

The Summit is closed to press and non- attribution, however U.S., UK, Australia, New Zealand, and Canadian citizens are welcomed to attend and participate in the discussions. Details can be found at http://geoint.dsigroup.org or by contacting Defense Strategies Institute at : 917.435.1266
Lisa Madison
Director, Communications
Office: 1.917.435.1266
lmadison@dsigroup.org | dsigroup.org

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
25 Oct 2016 to 26 Oct 2016
Location:
Alexandria, VA, U.S.A

Join the world’s top developers, technologists, and decision makers as we explore open source, open tech, and the open web in the enterprise. Two days of keynotes, talks, tutorials, workshops and networking opportunities in Raleigh and the Research Triangle area.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
26 Oct 2016 to 27 Oct 2016
Location:
Raleigh, NC

2016 will see the fifteenth iteration of the Free Software and Open Source Symposium hosted by Seneca College’s Centre for Development of Open Technology. Held at the Seneca@York campus, the conference is a venue for the discussion of open source issues and the development of open source technologies and ideas. Over the years FSOSS has played host to presentations and workshops that have covered a wide range of topics including open web development, using open source in varying levels of education, copyright, enterprise applications, economic practices, and global connectivity using open source technology. Speakers from all over the world have presented at FSOSS with the goal of providing open source alternatives for every aspect of computing.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
27 Oct 2016 to 28 Oct 2016
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

ONLINE CONFERENCE TAILORED FOR DEVELOPERS
IoT With The Best second edition is a two-day online conference tailored for developers wanting to explore IoT deeper and enjoy an interactive empowering experience while connecting with peers from all over the world.
Join from wherever you may be, the world's top IoT experts to get inspired and learn from their tech talks and masterclasses.

EXPLORE THE HARDWARE, SOFTWARE, DATA AND SERVICES BEHIND IOT

With The Best is the biggest Online Conference Series for developers.
Join 100 IoT experts (CEOs, CTOs, Architects, Researchers and Devs) for exclusive tech talks, live coding and demos on sensors, smart grids, smart homes, smart cities, intelligent transportation, connected devices and wearables. Go further and benefit from 1-to-1 mentoring sessions with the speakers.

Speakers inlcude:
Paul Guermonprez, Innovation Engineer @ Intel
Valerie Lampkin, Technical Resolution Specialist @IBM
Neeraja Ganesan, Software Engineer @ Bluemix
Alexander Graebe, Open Source Devangelist @ Uber
Federico Musto, CEO @Arduino
Thomas Conté, Cloud Architect @ Microsoft Azure
Alexander Charbonnier, @Sigfox
Günter Obiltschnig, Founder @ Macchina.io
Robert Bingham, Founder @ WingmanVIP
John Marinacci @ PubNubs
Justin Duplessis, Software Developer @ Linux
Filemon Schoffer, @ 3D Hubs
More coming soon
Agenda coming soon...

AN INTERACTIVE LEARNING EXPERIENCE
You will be supplied with a set of tools to interact with the IoT experts:
a chatroom to ask live questions during the conferences;
Q&A forum during the whole event during which both experts and attendees can share knowledge and information;
20 minutes one-to-one live mentoring sessions with your chosen expert;
Link to the speakers' Slideshare presentations;
2 months guaranteed access to the conferences, SlideShare links, and Q&A forum.

USEFUL INFORMATION
Official Website: iot.withthebest.com
Date: Saturday 29th - Sunday 30th, October 2016 10am to 7pm (EDT) - New York Time
Venue: Online
Tickets: Early Bird $30 until August 31st, Standard $60 until October 10th, Late Registrants $80
Twitter & Official Hashtag: @WithTheBest / #IOTWTB
Themes: IoT / Programming / Rapid Prototyping / IOT Platforms / Smart Homes/Offices/Cities / Wearables

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
29 Oct 2016 to 30 Oct 2016
Location:
Online

The Linux Kernel Summit brings together the world's leading core kernel developers to discuss the state of the existing kernel and plan the next development cycle. This three-day conference is invitation-only and focuses on development and innovation through sessions and workshops that encourage interaction and discussion between kernel developers and industry leaders. Attendees to the Kernel Summit are chosen via a nomination process. If you are interested in attending and would like to be nominated, you are encouraged to subscribe to the Linux kernel mailing list. Details of the Kernel Summit nomination process will be broadcast on the list.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
31 Oct 2016 to 01 Nov 2016
Location:
Santa Fe, NM

O'Reilly Media is launching its first Security Conference, bringing together in-the-trenches security practitioners from organizations of every size, across a wide breadth of industries (not just technology) to share actionable insight in a supportive, hype-free environment. Call for papers closes 11:59pm 05/16/2016 EDT.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
31 Oct 2016 to 02 Nov 2016
Location:
New York, NY USA

October