Cloud Computing World Expo 2015, Paris

April 01, 2015

CNIT, Paris La Défense

OW2 is cooperating with Cloud Computing World Expo organizers to build a section dedicated to Open Source in the conference program and exhibition part of the show. 

A special offer has been set up, based on discounted rates for participating both in the Open Cloud Village and speaking in the Open Cloud Forum.
This opportunity is open to participants outside the OW2 community. 

Agenda of the Open Cloud Forum by OW2

Wednesday April 1st, 2015, the Open Cloud Forum by OW2 will offer - for the third year in a row -a programme of presentations and panels prepared by OW2 open source community.

Designed to inform Cloud Services Providers and Managers of Information Systems about open cloud initiatives, the programme showcases OW2 projects. It is an opportunity to learn about state of the art cloud developments, best practices in cloud computing and recent collaborations between OW2 members and industry partners. 


EXPERT TALKS (2:00pm-2:55pm): Open Cloud projects presentations

Speaker Presentation Title PDF
Marc DUTOO, Open Wide R&D Head Managing Everything as a Service with erOCCI OW2 project and OCCIware Collaborative Project Download the presentation in PDFDownload
Denis CAROMEL, ActiveEon CEO ProActive and OpenCloudware, the vApp lifecycle Management Solution for Multi Cloud Download the presentation in PDFDownload
Cédric THOMAS, OW2 CEO The AppHub project, the European Open Source Market Place Download the presentation in PDFDownload


  • PANEL 1 (3:00pm-3:50pm): Hybrid cloud feedback from the community- Karim BENHAMED, Technology Expert - Marc DUTOO, Open Wide R&D Head - Jules-Henri GAVETTI, IKOULA CEO - Olivier BOUZEREAU, OW2 Community
  • PANEL 2 (4:00pm-4:50pm): Cloud computing challenges and opportunities in privacy and security- Sébastien KELLER, THALES, Research Engineer, - François TOURNESAC, SIARAS, Advisor - Michel ARDITTI, INGENIUX EUROPE, Chief Technical Officer - Olivier BOUZEREAU, OW2 Community
  • PANEL 3 (5:00pm-5:50pm): Connecting Big Data, Cloud and Internet of Things - Anna NIETYKSZA, European Economic and Social Committee - Jules-Henri GAVETTI, IKOULA CEO - Denis CAROMEL, ActiveEon, CEO - Erfane ARWANI, Nanocloud Software, COO - Cédric THOMAS, OW2 CEO


  • 6:00pm-6:50pm: OW2 General Assembly

    The Open Cloud Forum by OW2 is a free-of-charge conference, fostering communication between end-users, integrators and developers of open source components.

    Learn about AppHub, the New European Open Source Marketplace

    AppHub is a new service platform that will support the market outreach of EU-supported open source technologies and facilitate the connection between R&D projects and their potential markets. The AppHub marketplace provides a new distribution channel for open source software components and helps users to seamlessly identify, position and implement the software outcomes of collaborative research projects. AppHub is supported by OW2 community (France), Fraunhofer Fokus Research Institute (Germany) and UShareSoft independant software vendor (France). The project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme. Don't miss this opportunity to discover AppHub, among other collaborative projects. Do not hesitate to contact us (mo AT for more information about the Open Cloud Forum by OW2 or the AppHub project.

    Register online

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    Interested in joining us?

    Please see the turnkey package proposal offered to OW2 members and partners, including both exhibiting and speaking opportunities. Download the brochure below and contact us quickly if you are interested in sharing costs to participate in this major Cloud Computing event in France. (Contact catherine.nuel AT