Program

Embedded Linux Conference

The Embedded Linux Conference (ELC) is the premier vendor-neutral technical conference for companies and developers using Linux in embedded products. For the past 13 years, ELC has had the largest collection of sessions dedicated exclusively to embedded Linux and embedded Linux developers.

At ELC, you can collaborate with other experts on all aspects of embedded Linux from the hardware all the way up to user space development. It is the preeminent space for product vendors and kernel and systems developers to collaborate with technologists building the applications running on embedded Linux platforms. ELC is embedded Linux experts working together on solutions to your embedded Linux problems.

Program Chairs:

  • Tim Bird, Senior Software Engineer, Sony Mobile Communications
  • Frank Rowand, Sony Mobile Communications

OpenIoT Summit

OpenIoT Summit is a technical conference for the developers and architects working on industrial IoT. The new industrial transformation – Industry 4.0 – requires a highly skilled pool of software engineers, developers, programmers and architects, specializing in a number of disciplines across the ecosystem.

OpenIoT Summit joins the technical experts paving the way for this transformation, along with those looking to develop the skills needed to succeed, for education, collaboration and deep dive learning opportunities. Unlike other IoT events, OpenIoT Summit is specifically for technologists. It is a technical event created to serve the unique needs of system architects, firmware developers and software developers in the booming IoT ecosystem. Experts from the world’s leading companies and open source projects will present the information needed to lead successful IoT developments and progress the development of IoT solutions.

Program Chairs:

  • Kate Stewart, Senior Director of Strategic Projects, The Linux Foundation
  • Philip DesAutels, Senior Director of IoT, The Linux Foundation

Dates to Remember

  • CFP Opens: Monday, November 20, 2017
  • CFP Closes: Sunday, July 1, 2018
  • CFP Notifications: Friday, August 10, 2018
  • Schedule Announcement: Tuesday, August 14, 2018
  • Slide Due Date: Monday, October 8, 2018
  • Event Dates: Monday, October 22 – Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Schedule Overview

Monday, October 22

  • Keynotes
  • Conference Tracks
  • Sponsor Showcase
  • Birds of a Feather Evening Sessions

Tuesday, October 23

  • Keynotes
  • Conference Tracks
  • Sponsor Showcase
  • Technical Showcase

Wednesday, October 24

  • Keynotes
  • Conference Tracks
  • Sponsor Showcase
  • Closing Game