OW2 Conference 2011

Event Details
November 23, 2011 - 8:00am - November 24, 2011 - 6:00pm

OW2Con 2011 will be held November 23-24 at Orange Labs' innovative and professional conference site "Issy Innovation Gardens" in Paris-Issy-Les-Moulineaux. The event will offer two days of high-level technical presentations around open source middleware technologies and generic applications. This will be a unique opportunity for attendees and sponsors of the event to meet with peers and network with the international open source community at large.

The program includes technical and business presentations, all sessions will take place in English language. Parallel sessions (BoFs, side events, third parties projects) will complete the program. Among the main novelties that will be included in the OW2Con 2011 program, the "SQUAT" project (Software Quality Assurance and Trustworthiness) is a major one. Unique program of this kind, SQuAT has the aim to improve the quality of code by generalizing quality tests on OW2 technologies and setting up a quality label. Additionally, one year after the launch of the Open Source Cloudware Initiative and the involvement in current or future collaborative projects, OW2 has reaffirmed its position as a main actor in the open source cloud computing area that will be demonstrated during the conference.

OW2Con 2011 will feature:

  • Keynote addresses: gathering both technology experts and institutional invited speakers;
  • Exhibition space for projects and sponsor demonstrations;
  • Social event: Free Beer Party on Nov. 23 evening;
  • The Open Source Cloud Summit;
  • The "SQuAT" Session (Software Quality Assurance and Trustworthiness);
  • Round tables;
  • Collaborative projects (European and French projects);
  • Several thematic sessions with over 30 presentations and speakers from Europe, Asia and the Americas.