[openstack-dev] Vancouver Summit CFP is open - what’s new
mriedemos at gmail.com
Fri Jan 26 23:07:44 UTC 2018
On 1/12/2018 2:59 PM, Lauren Sell wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> Today, we opened the Call for Presentations
> the Vancouver Summit <https://www.openstack.org/summit/vancouver-2018/>,
> which will take place May 21-24. The deadline to submit your proposal is
> February 8th.
> What’s New?
> We’re focused on open infrastructure integration. The Summit has evolved
> over the years to cover more than just OpenStack, but we’re making an
> even bigger effort to attract speakers across the open infrastructure
> ecosystem. In addition to OpenStack-related sessions, we’ll be featuring
> the newest project at the Foundation -- Kata Containers -- as well as
> recruiting many others from projects like Ansible, Ceph, Kubernetes,
> ONAP and many more.
> We’ve also organized Tracks around specific problem domains. We
> encourage you to submit proposals covering OpenStack and the “open
> infrastructure” tools you’re using, as well as the integration work
> needed to address these problem domains. We also encourage you to invite
> peers from other open source communities to come speak and collaborate.
> The Tracks are:
> Container Infrastructure
> Edge Computing
> HPC / GPU / AI
> Open Source Community
> Private & Hybrid Cloud
> Public Cloud
> Telecom & NFV
> Where previously we had Track Chairs, we now have Programming Committees
> each Track, made up of both Members and a Chair (or co-chairs). We’re
> also recruiting members and chairs from many different open source
> communities working in open infrastructure, in addition to the many
> familiar faces in the OpenStack community who will lead the effort. If
> you’re interested in nominating yourself or someone else to be a member
> of the Summit Programming Committee for a specific Track, please fill
> out the nomination form
> Nominations will close on January 26, 2018.
> Again, the deadline to submit proposals
> February 8, 2018. Please note topic submissions for the OpenStack Forum
> (planning/working sessions with OpenStack devs and operators) will open
> at a later date.
> We can’t wait to see you in Vancouver! We’re working hard to make it the
> best Summit yet, and look forward to bringing together different open
> infrastructure communities to solve these hard problems together!
> Want to provide feedback on this process? Please focus discussion on the
> openstack-community mailing list, or contact me or the OpenStack
> Foundation Summit Team directly at summit at openstack.org
> <mailto:summit at openstack.org>.
> Thank you,
Will there be the usual project updates like in the last few summits, or
do we need to specifically submit those as talks now?
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