Open Source Summit connects the open source ecosystem under one roof. It covers the cornerstone open source technologies with sub-conferences LinuxCon, ContainerCon and CloudOpen; helps ecosystem leaders to navigate open source transformation with the Community Leadership Conference, Diversity Empowerment Summit and tracks on business and compliance; and delves into the newest technologies and latest trends touching open source, including networking, serverless, edge computing, AI and much more. It is an extraordinary opportunity for cross pollination between the developers, sysadmins, devops professionals and IT architects driving the future of technology.

Over 2,000 developers, operators, and industry leaders gather annually at Open Source Summit to:

  • Learn about the latest trends in open source and open technologies.
  • Access leading experts to learn how to navigate the complex open source environment.
  • Find out how others have used multiple open source projects for the efficiency of their systems and team.
  • Explore career opportunities with the world’s leading technology companies.
  • Gain a competitive advantage by learning about the latest in innovative open solutions.
  • Find out what industry leading companies and projects are doing in the future, and where technologies are headed.

Learn More About The Event

Program Chairs

  • Donnie Berkholz
  • Bryan Liles
  • Robyn Bergeron
  • Nithya Ruff
  • Jono Bacon
  • Greg Kroah-Hartman

Dates to Remember

  • CFP Closes: Sunday, April 29, 2018
  • CFP Notifications: Monday, June 11, 2018
  • Schedule Announcement: Wednesday, June 13, 2018
  • Slide Due Date: Wednesday, August 15, 2018
  • Event Dates: Wednesday, August 29 – Friday, August 31, 2018

Schedule Overview

Tuesday, August 28

  • Kid’s Day

Wednesday, August 29

  • Keynotes
  • Conference Sessions
  • Sponsor Showcase
  • Birds of a Feather Evening Sessions
  • Speaker & Media Reception

Thursday, August 30

  • Keynotes
  • Conference Sessions
  • Sponsor Showcase
  • Onsite Attendee Reception

Friday, August 31

  • Keynotes
  • Conference Sessions
  • Sponsor Showcase
  • Attendee Offsite Reception