Mature Open Source Software Featured at the OW2 Annual Conference



May 16 2019

Mature Open Source Software Featured at the OW2 Annual Conference

More than 30 presentations and breakout sessions showing open source software industrial maturity are offered at OW2con’19, the free OW2 community conference, next June 12-13, 2019.

Paris, June 12, 2019 - OW2, the international community dedicated to develop and to promote an open source code base for information systems announces the program of its 2019 annual conference. With this year theme  “Open Source: Toward industry Maturity”, OW2con’19 offers two days of project presentations and demonstrations, round tables, workshops and prestigious guest speakers. 

The keynote have been assigned to open source strategists from global companies including Deutsche Telekom, Engineering, Ericsson, IBM, Nokia, Orange, Siemens and from organizations such as DINSIC and Free Software Foundation Europe.

The program is punctuated by the presentations of latest improvements in OW2 projects and allows for diverse topics such as Software Testing, Remote Collaborations, Artificial Intelligence, IoT, multi-cloud, etc. The open source governance makes a marked entry into the program this year. 

Other highlights include the breakout sessions with practical themes such as collaborative edition with Libre Office and XWiki Content Management Platform, STAMP DevOps test automation, Knowage Business Intelligence, FOSSology code analysis, C* operator for Kubernetes. open source licenses understanding and OSS project assesment

« By focusing on the industrial maturity of open source software, the OW2con'19 program is intended, beyond the open source community, for all business users who, from now on, can’t ignore open source in their IT strategy », explains Cédric Thomas, CEO d’OW2. 

The conference also shows the state of European open source research through AEGIS, CROSSMINER, DECODER, FASTEN, MELODIC, REACHOUT, and STAMP EC-funded projects.

Finally, not to be missed, the OW2con’19 Best Project Awards ceremony will be followed by a friendly networking break with speakers and multiple members of the community.

OW2con’19 is being held June 12-13 at Orange Gardens, the Orange innovation center in Paris-Châtillon. Registration is free, thanks to our sponsors, and should be done online where the program is being updated:

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