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September

Flock is the annual conference for Fedora contributors to come together, discuss new ideas, work to make those ideas a reality, and continue to promote the core values of the Fedora Community: Freedom, Friends, Features, and First.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
29 Aug 2017 to 01 Sep 2017
Location:
Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Discover best practices and techniques in application development and delivery, including microservices, DevOps, cloud, and containers, at NGINX's fourth annual user conference.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
06 Sep 2017 to 08 Sep 2017
Location:
Portland, OR

PostgresOpen 2017 delivers two days packed with tutorials and presentations about PostgreSQL and related technologies, one day of extended trainings, and the usual hallway and social track!

PostgresOpen Silicon Valley is a non–profit, community–run conference series in the United States focused on business users, database professionals and developers of PostgreSQL, the open source database. This year PostgresOpen has combined forces with PGConf Silicon Valley to bring together two large Postgres conferences to create an even larger and exciting event.

Early Bird Registration: Opens May 15, 2017
Call for Presentations: Closes May 29, 2017

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
06 Sep 2017 to 08 Sep 2017
Location:
San Francisco, California/USA

ORConf is an annual conference bringing together the open source digital design and low-level embedded systems community from across the world. We are a free-to-attend event and encourage active participation by the attendees across the many days through interactive presentations, poster sessions, BoF groups and copious networking time.

Anyone interested in semiconductor, embedded systems or any system interfacing with these will be interested by the range of talks and workshops from those presenting entirely personal projects, academic endeavours and commercial enterprises in this space.

It is arranged by the Free and Open Source Silicon Foundation and supported by its sponsors.

So dust off your FPGA, brush up on your Verilog or VHDL and join us for a few days of banter (and perhaps a tipple or two) from the lowest level of the stack.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
08 Sep 2017 to 10 Sep 2017
Location:
Hebden Bridge, Yorkshire, UK

We are hosting the first ever H5P Conference this September.
The H5P community is growing and in the spirit of H5P, we would like to introduce an arena to inspire, share and build knowledge. We'll also spend a lot of time shaping the future of H5P.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
11 Sep 2017
Location:
Tromso, Norway

LinuxCon, ContainerCon, CloudOpen and the new Community Leadership Conference combine under one umbrella name in 2017 - the Open Source Summit. At the Open Source Summit, you will collaborate, share information and learn across a wide variety of topics, with 2,000 technologists and community members.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
11 Sep 2017 to 13 Sep 2017
Location:
Los Angeles, CA USA

MesosCon North America is an annual conference organized by the Apache Mesos community, bringing together users and developers to share and learn about the project and its growing ecosystem.

The conference will feature two days of sessions to learn more about the Apache Mesos core, an ecosystem developed around the project, and related technologies. The program will include workshops to get started with Apache Mesos, keynote speakers from industry leaders, and sessions led by adopters and contributors.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
13 Sep 2017 to 15 Sep 2017
Location:
Los Angeles, CA USA

The Linux Security Summit (LSS) is a technical forum for collaboration between Linux developers, researchers, and end users. Its primary aim is to foster community efforts in analyzing and solving Linux security challenges.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
14 Sep 2017 to 15 Sep 2017
Location:
Los Angeles, CA USA

We're bringing MariaDB to Chicago! MariaDB will be hosting a roadshow in Chicago on Thursday, September 14 to showcase our exciting new products and solutions, and share best practices for enabling critical enterprise features such as high availability and security. You're invited to this free, daylong event, where MariaDB experts will lead content-rich sessions on open source, product features, architecture and security.

Why should you attend?
- See the latest MariaDB product features and live demo including MariaDB Server 10.2, MariaDB MaxScale and ColumnStore
- Learn how to get started with MariaDB
- Interact and network with MariaDB experts and users

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
14 Sep 2017
Location:
Chicago, IL

The broad theme this year is going to be building reliable web apps. Talks will be on these topics and more: tooling and best practices for measuring and monitoring on the web, modern programming languages like ES6/7 and TypeScript, architecture and the practice of programming, specific libraries and frameworks, browser apis like WebRTC, ServiceWorkers, Web Components, Push API, accessibility and localization, game programming, visualisation and animation on the web using javascript.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
15 Sep 2017 to 16 Sep 2017
Location:
Bangalore, Karnataka/India

CONNECT.TECH is the Southeast’s premier annual conference dedicated to JavaScript, Web and Mobile related technologies, tools, and frameworks. CONNECT.TECH will feature presentations and workshops from global technology and thought leaders as well as local community speakers. The 2016 event had 800 people and we are planning for 1000 total people for 2017.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
20 Sep 2017 to 22 Sep 2017
Location:
Atlanta, GA/USA

The Dominican Republic Linux Community for the second year in a row is organizing The Open Saturday Conference. A whole day about open source and free software. Conferences, Talks and Workshops.

Place:
Universidad Abierta para Adultos (UAPA)
Auditorio de Postgrado

Location:
https://wego.here.com/directions/mix//UAPA-universidad-abierta-para-adul...

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
23 Sep 2017
Location:
Santiago de los caballeros, Dominican Republic

The Percona Live Open Source Database Conference Europe 2017 is the premier event for the diverse and active European open source database community, as well as businesses that develop and use open source database software. The conferences have a technical focus with an emphasis on the core topics of MySQL, MongoDB, PostgreSQL and other open source databases. Tackling subjects such as analytics, architecture and design, security, operations, scalability and performance, Percona Live Europe provides in-depth discussions for your high-availability, IoT, cloud, big data and other changing business needs. This conference is an opportunity to network with peers and technology professionals by bringing together accomplished DBA’s, system architects and developers from around the world to share their knowledge and experience – all to help you learn how to tackle your open source database challenges in a whole new way. This conference has something for everyone! This year’s conference will feature one day of tutorials and two days of keynote talks and breakout sessions related to open source databases and software. Attendees get briefed on the hottest topics, learn about building and maintaining high-performing deployments and hear from top industry leaders.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
25 Sep 2017 to 27 Sep 2017
Location:
Dublin, Ireland

The Open Source Backup Conference on Bareos is the ideal platform to keep up to date with the latest trends and developments on open source backup, especially with Bareos. For beginners and experienced administrators, the two-day conference held in English language offers a broad range of topics and an ideal opportunity to exchange ideas with other members of the community.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
25 Sep 2017 to 26 Sep 2017
Location:
Nürnberg

Our first speaker, coming from Austria, will be will be Dirk Wallerstorfer from Dynatrace. He will cover some days 2 tools (with demo) and the importance of being ready once the key is turned on that new shiny cloud.

Our second speaker is the legendary Paul Belanger from Red Hat but also an OpenStack CI Core Contributor. He will talk about his life as a upstreamer and contributor but also the place of CI in the OpenStack community process.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
26 Sep 2017
Location:
Montreal (Quebec), Canada

Open Minds is the first Austrian Open Source Award. It's a joint initiative by multiple open communities. Prizes will be awarded in the following categories: Open Software, Open Hardware, Open Data.

The after party will be special: A Open Source Ball with live bands and DJs. Together we celebrate that we use Open Source! https://www.openminds.at/en/drupalcon-community-party

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
26 Sep 2017
Location:
Vienna, Austria

The Drupal community is one of the largest open source communities in the world. We're developers, designers, strategists, coordinators, editors, translators, and more. Each year, we meet at DrupalCamps, meetups, and other events in more than 200 countries. But once a year, our community comes together in a European city for one of our biggest events, DrupalCon. This year, from September 26-29, we'll be in Vienna.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
26 Sep 2017 to 29 Sep 2017
Location:
Vienna, Austria

We will have Gaetan Trellu and Farid Daencarnacao from Ormucco talking about their use of the production-ready containers and deployment tools for operating OpenStack called Kolla..

Our second speaker, coming from Austria, will be will be Dirk Wallerstorfer from Dynatrace. He will cover some day 2 tools (with demo) and the importance of being ready once the key is turned on that new shiny cloud.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
27 Sep 2017
Location:
Montreal (Quebec), Canada

Our first speakers will be are George Mihaiescu and Jared Baker from OICR. They will talk about their production Ceph cluster, how they build and operate it but also how cancer researchers are benefiting from it. Their OpenStack cluster as 2600 cores and Ceph (4 PB hopefully 7 PB by Q3 MeetUp!). We could have quick hands-on lab with this. So bring your Laptops!

Our second speaker, coming from Austria, will be will be Dirk Wallerstorfer from Dynatrace. He will cover some days 2 tools (with demo) and the importance of being ready once the key is turned on that new shiny cloud.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
28 Sep 2017
Location:
Toronto (Ontario), Canada

Open Source Lisbon is a full day event for business professionals and tech enthusiasts, with interest in everything related to Open Source and new ways of doing business. Rooted in the ‘Evento Linux’ released in 2003, it is the largest Open Source event in Portugal.

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
28 Sep 2017
Location:
Lisbon, Portugal

Join Accenture, Bank of Ireland and the Hyperledger community for the Blockchain4Good Hackathon in Dublin, Ireland. We’re seeking the best and the brightest to join us in Dublin for two-days, Sept 30- Oct 1, to work on ideas in the areas of Supply Chain and Digital Identity. The goal of the Hackathon is to enable developers to transform their blockchain ideas into reality and accelerate creative uses of blockchain technology to positively impact the way we work and live. The hackathon is FREE to attend. Join us in Dublin, IR where you can help change the world by developing solutions to these common problem:

The Sustainable Supply Chain Problem:
-Product integrity
-Transparency of data so all parties can see the chain of trade for goods
-Reduction of human errors, faster response time to delivery challenges
-Authentication of goods and services that make up a sustainable product
-Detection of unethical suppliers and counterfeiters

The Digital Identity Problem:
-Access to birth records, passports and license information
-Ability to cost-effectively and seamlessly share data across borders and jurisdictions
-Secure access to payments, credit, government records or health records
-Enabling Self-sovereignty by allowing individuals to control who can access their identity data via blockchain permissions

Blockchain for Good Hackathon Mentors

-Brian Behlendorf, Executive Director of the Hyperledger Project

-Simon Whitehouse, Senior Managing Director, Blockchain, Accenture

-David Treat, Managing Director, Blockchain Lead

Rewards and Prizes

Grand Prize at 8,500 EUR cash prize plus a trip to the Accenture Blockchain Center of Excellence in France, for the winning team (4 people) for 2 days. The visit to the Accenture Blockchain Center of Excellence includes prototyping and tour of the facility.
PLUS
A visit to the Liquid Studio at the Accenture Dock in Dublin

Prizes in Individual Categories

5,000 EUR cash prize to each category winning team (Supply Chain Management and Digital Identity)

*View the full schedule of sessions and activities here: http://bit.ly/2xBkDfg
To take part in the Hackathon, all you need to do is bring ​your ​laptop, ​your ​coding ​skills ​and ​your ​desire ​to ​change ​the ​world. Register Now>> http://bit.ly/2jqy7UE

EVENT DETAILS:
Date:
30 Sep 2017 to 01 Oct 2017
Location:
Dublin, Ireland

September