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LFN Developer & Testing Forum Spring

Feb 1–4, 2021 Virtual

Join the LFN project technical communities to progress our releases; discuss project architecture, direction, and integration points; and further innovate through the open source networking stack.

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Mentorship Session: Coccinelle: Automating Large-scale Evolution and Bug Finding in C Code

Feb 2, 2021 Virtual

Join Senior Research Scientist Julia Lawall for a complimentary mentorship session that connects subject matter experts with attendees through a live webinar and Q&A session.

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EU Open Source Policy Summit

Feb 5, 2021 Virtual

A summit to build bridges and encourage exchanges between the vast Open Source community and European policymakers, produced by OpenForum Europe in partnership with The Linux Foundation.

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Mentorship Session: New Ideas for Smatch (Static Analysis)

Feb 11, 2021 Virtual

Join Software Developer Dan Carpenter for a complimentary mentorship session that connects subject matter experts with attendees through a live webinar and Q&A session.

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Mentorship Session: Which Hat Do I Wear Today? The Balancing Act of Working with Upstream and Product Teams

Feb 17, 2021 Virtual

Join Kernel Maintainer & Fellow Shuah Khan for a complimentary mentorship session that connects subject matter experts with attendees through a live webinar and Q&A session.

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Mentorship Session: Dynamic Program Analysis for Fun and Profit

Feb 25, 2021 Virtual

Join Principal Software Engineer Dmitry Vyukov for a complimentary mentorship session that connects subject matter experts with attendees through a live webinar and Q&A session.

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Akraino Technical Meetings – Spring

Mar 1–3, 2021 Virtual

The Akraino project will gather for technical discussions and working sessions.

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Mentorship Session: Fuzzing Linux Kernel

Mar 2, 2021 Virtual

Join Senior Software Engineer Andrey Konovalov for a complimentary mentorship session that connects subject matter experts with attendees through a live webinar and Q&A session.

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The Linux Foundation Spring Member Meeting

Mar 9, 2021 Virtual

A special Member Meeting to share timely information and announcements with members on new project launches, updates, and the latest on what's happening at The Linux Foundation.

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Academy Software Foundation Open Source Forum

Mar 10, 2021 Virtual

An annual event that gathers business and technical leaders to discuss the state of open source software across the motion picture and media industries.

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Open Networking & Edge Executive Forum

Mar 10–12, 2021 Virtual

Join us for this special Executive Edition of Open Networking & Edge Summit, where executive leadership across the networking & edge ecosystems can share their visions with a global audience in the Telco, Cloud and Enterprise Verticals.

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Automotive Grade Linux All Member Meeting Spring

Mar 17–18, 2021 Virtual

Bi-annual event that brings together the AGL community to learn about the latest developments, share best practices and collaborate to drive rapid innovation across the industry.

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DPDK Summit APAC

Mar 22–23, 2021 Virtual

A community event focused on bringing together software developers and others who contribute to or use DPDK.

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PrestoCon Day

Mar 23–24, 2021 Virtual

Users from industry leading companies and developers will gather to share use cases and best practices, discuss project features and considerations, and collaborate to advance the use of Presto.

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LF AI & Data Day – ONNX Community Virtual Meetup – Spring

Mar 24, 2021 Virtual

A virtual event featuring ONNX community updates, partner/end-user stories, and SIG/WG updates.

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LF Energy Spring Summit

Apr 14, 2021 Virtual

Join LF Energy for this Spring Summit showcasing collaborative development and shared innovation to accelerate the energy transition and lead us towards 100% decarbonization by 2050 through open source and software-defined infrastructure.

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Cloud Native Security Day Europe

May 4, 2021 Virtual

An event designed to bring together the Cloud Native security community in a community oriented space to discuss and share current challenges and solutions in Cloud Native Security

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Cloud Native Wasm Day

May 4, 2021 Virtual

Join us for a day of discussion and to learn more about the intersection of cloud native and web assembly.

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FluentCon: Cloud Native Logging Day with Fluent Bit and Fluentd

May 4, 2021 Virtual

A day to bring developers and users from the Fluent community together to discuss, exchange, and share experiences using Fluentd and Fluent Bit.

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KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe

May 4–7, 2021 Virtual

CNCF’s flagship conference gathers adopters & technologists from leading OS and cloud native communities (Kubernetes, Prometheus, Envoy, CoreDNS and more) for education and advancement of cloud native computing.

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ServiceMeshCon Europe

May 4, 2021 Virtual

A vendor-neutral conference on service mesh technologies, featuring maintainers across different service mesh projects and also showcasing the lessons learned from running service meshes in production.

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OpenJS World

Jun 9, 2021 Virtual

Join JavaScript professionals including developers, software engineers, developer advocates and business leaders at the OpenJS virtual global conference. Connect, learn and collaborate with community members from projects including AMP, Dojo, Electron, and Node.js.

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cdCon

Jun 23–24, 2021 Virtual

A two-day virtual event focused on improving the world’s capacity to deliver software with security and speed.

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KVM Forum

Aug 2–4, 2021 Vancouver, Canada

An annual event that presents a rare opportunity for developers and users to meet, discuss the state of Linux virtualization technology, and plan for the challenges ahead.

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Linux Security Summit North America

Aug 2–4, 2021 Vancouver, Canada

A technical forum for collaboration between Linux developers, researchers, and end users aiming to foster community efforts in analyzing and solving Linux security challenges.

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Embedded Linux Conference North America

Aug 3–6, 2021 Vancouver, Canada

The premier vendor-neutral technical conference for developers working on embedded Linux and industrial IoT products and deployments to gather for education and collaboration.

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Open Source Summit North America

Aug 3–6, 2021 Vancouver, Canada

The premier vendor-neutral conference in North America for open source developers and technologists to collaborate, share information and learn about the latest technologies and innovations across open source.

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Linux Security Summit Europe

Sep 27–28, 2021 Dublin, Ireland

A technical forum for collaboration between Linux developers, researchers, and end users aiming to foster community efforts in analyzing and solving Linux security challenges.

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Embedded Linux Conference Europe

Sep 28–Oct 1, 2021 Dublin, Ireland

The premier vendor-neutral technical conference for developers working on embedded Linux and industrial IoT products and deployments to gather for education and collaboration.

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Open Source Summit Europe

Sep 28–Oct 1, 2021 Dublin, Ireland

The premier vendor-neutral conference in Europe for open source developers and technologists to collaborate, share information and learn about the latest technologies and innovations across open source.

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Linux Kernel Maintainer Summit

Sep 29, 2021 Dublin, Ireland

An annual, by-invitation gathering of the world’s leading core kernel developers to discuss the state of the existing kernel and plan the next development cycle.

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Open Networking & Edge Summit North America

Oct 11–12, 2021 Los Angeles, United States

Gathering business and technical leaders from open networking and edge computing communities to enable collaborative development and innovation across ecosystems.

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KubeCon + CloudNativeCon North America

Oct 12–15, 2021 Los Angeles, United States

CNCF’s flagship conference gathers adopters & technologists from leading OS and cloud native communities (Kubernetes, Prometheus, Envoy, CoreDNS and more) for education and advancement of cloud native computing.

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The Linux Foundation Member Summit

Nov 2–4, 2021 Napa, United States

Where LF members convene to drive digital transformation with open source technologies and learn how to collaboratively manage the largest shared technology investment of our time.

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KubeCon + CloudNativeCon + Open Source Summit China

TBA TBA

The Cloud Native Computing Foundation’s flagship conference gathers adopters and technologists from leading open source and cloud native communities.

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Automotive Linux Summit

TBA Tokyo, Japan

Gathering attendees annually from the global companies leading and accelerating the development and adoption of a fully open software stack for the connected car.

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Open Compliance Summit

TBA Tokyo, Japan

An exclusive, annual event for Linux Foundation members and select invitees that provides an excellent opportunity for organizations to share knowledge around open source compliance.

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Open Source Summit Japan

TBA Tokyo, Japan

The premier vendor-neutral open source conference in Japan for developers and technologists to collaborate, share information and learn about the latest technologies and innovations across open source.

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