SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, today announced the program for Embedded Linux Conference + OpenIoT Summit North America, taking place March 12-14 in Portland, OR. Attendees have access to all sessions and activities at both events, which are co-located in the same venue.
Now in its 13th year, Embedded Linux Conference (ELC) is the premier vendor-neutral technical conference for companies and developers using Linux in embedded products. The conference gathers user-space developers, product vendors, kernel and systems developers to collaborate.
Launched in 2016, OpenIoT Summit is a technical conference for the developers and architects working on industrial IoT. It provides the technical knowledge needed to deliver smart connected products and solutions that take advantage of the rapid evolution of IoT technologies. It is the only IoT event focused on the development of open IoT solutions.
Keynote speakers include:
Massimo Banzi, Co-Founder, Arduino Project
Tim Bird, Senior Software Engineer, Sony Electronics
Amber Case, Author and Fellow at Harvard's Berkman Klein Center
Jonathan Corbet, Author, Kernel Developer and Executive Editor of LWN.net
Philip DesAutels, PhD, Senior Director of IoT, The Linux Foundation
Patricia Florissi, VP & Global CTO for Sales, Dell EMC
Antony Passemard, Product Management Lead - Cloud IoT, Google
Imad Sousou, Vice President, Software and Services Group & General Manager, Intel Open Source Technology Center, Intel Corporation
Kate Stewart, Senior Director of Strategic Programs, The Linux Foundation
Daniel Wilson, Roboticist & Author
Embedded Linux Conference session highlights include:
What Every Driver Developer Should Know about RT - Julia Cartwright, National Instruments
The Salmon Diet: up-streaming drivers as a form of optimization - Gilad Ben-Yossef, Arm
Not Really, but Kind of Real Time Linux - Sandra Capri, Ambient Sensors
An Introduction to Asymmetric Multiprocessing: when this architecture can be a game changer and how to survive it - Nicola La Gloria & Laura Nao, Kynetics
OpenIoT Summit session highlights include:
Using Microservices to Create a Flexible IoT Software Platform - Jim White, Dell
Mozilla's IoT Framework: Putting People First - Kathy Giori, Mozilla
Building an Open Source Stack for IoT Analytics - Fangjin Yang, Imply
Mixed critical IoT edge systems through virtualization - Michele Paolino, Virtual Open Systems
One registration provides access to all activities at both Embedded Linux Conference and OpenIoT Summit. Registration is discounted to $550 through January 28. Discounted academic and hobbyist rates are also available. Applications for diversity scholarships are currently being accepted. For information on eligibility and how to apply, please click here.
The Linux Foundation events are where the world's leading technologists meet, collaborate, learn and network in order to advance innovations that support the world's largest shared technologies.
Members of the press who would like to request a press pass to attend should contact Dan Brown at [email protected].
These events are made possible thanks to Diamond Sponsor Intel; Platinum Sponsor Qualcomm; and Gold Sponsor Civil Infrastructure Platform.
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.