SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, and the Open API Initiative, a Linux Foundation project created to advance API technology, today announced the program for the API Strategy & Practice Conference (APIStrat), taking place October 31 - November 2 in Portland, OR.
Jointly hosted by the Open API Initiative and The Linux Foundation, APIStrat is focused on the API economy. The eighth edition of the conference will bring together everyone – from the API curious to today's leaders – to discuss opportunities and challenges in the API space.
Keynote speakers include:
Yina Arenas - Microsoft
Glenn Block - Auth0
Adam Duvander - Zapier
Sarah Novotny - Google
Session tracks include:
SDK & Clients
Standards & Definitions
The full lineup of all APIStrat speakers and sessions can be viewed here.
About The Linux Foundation The Linux Foundation is the organization of choice for the world's top developers and companies to build ecosystems that accelerate open technology development and commercial adoption. Together with the worldwide open source community, it is solving the hardest technology problems by creating the largest shared technology investment in history. Founded in 2000, The Linux Foundation today provides tools, training and events to scale any open source project, which together deliver an economic impact not achievable by any one company. More information can be found at www.linuxfoundation.org.
About Open API Initiative The Open API Initiative (OAI) was created by a consortium of forward-looking industry experts who recognize the immense value of standardizing on how REST APIs are described. As an open governance structure under The Linux Foundation, the OAI is focused on creating, evolving and promoting a vendor-neutral description format. SmartBear Software donated the Swagger Specification directly to the OAI as the basis of the OpenAPI Specification. Visit https://www.openapis.org/ for more information.