Thank You for Attending
Open Source Summit + Embedded Linux Conference North America 2019 is a wrap! Thank you to all the attendees, speakers, and sponsors who joined us in San Diego this year. To experience the best of this year’s event, be sure to watch the session recordings, view photos from the event, and review session slides from the speakers who provided them via the event schedule.
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Mark your calendars for OSS + ELC North America 2020!
June 22 – 24, 2020
JW Marriott Austin | Austin, Texas
2019 Keynote Speakers
Arjan van de Ven
Intel Fellow & Director of Linux Systems Engineering, Open Source Technology Center, IntelArjan van de Ven is an Intel Fellow as well as director of Linux Systems Engineering in the Open Source Technology Center at Intel Corporation. Arjan’s passion is addressing the seemingly impossible through technical innovation, such as Clear Containers with Intel® Virtualization Technology and the Clear Linux OS. He is a key contributor to silicon architecture and helps Intel business groups define future processor/platform features. Arjan is a frequent speaker at open source conferences and often presents Intel Linux and open source strategy with analysts. He’s has been granted 21 patents and holds dual master’s degrees: business administration from Tilburg University-TIAS Business School and electrotechnical engineering from Eindhoven University.
General Manager of Networking, The Linux FoundationArpit Joshipura brings over 25 years of networking expertise and vision to The Linux Foundation, with technical depth and business breadth. He has instrumented and led major industry disruptions across enterprises, carriers, and cloud architectures, including IP, broadband, optical, mobile, routing, switching, L4-7, cloud, disaggregation, SDN/NFV, and open networking, and has been an early evangelist for open source. Arpit has served as CMO/VP in startups and larger enterprises, including Prevoty, Dell/Force10, Ericsson/Redback, ONI/CIENA, and BNR/Nortel, leading strategy, product management, marketing, engineering, and technology standards functions.
Director of Ecosystem, CNCFCheryl Hung is the Director of Ecosystem at the CNCF. Her mission is to increase the adoption of Kubernetes and cloud native by growing the community and advocating for end users. She founded and runs the Cloud Native London meetup. Previously Cheryl spent five years as a C++ engineer on Google Maps, before moving to a storage startup to lead Product and DevOps. She holds a Masters in Computer Science from the University of Cambridge. Cheryl has spoken at many conferences including KubeCon + CloudNativeCon and Red Hat Summit. See oicheryl.com for past talks, podcasts and articles.
Chief Technology Officer, Red HatChris Wright is Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at Red Hat. Chris leads the Office of the CTO, which is responsible for incubating emerging technologies and developing forward-looking perspectives on innovations such as artificial intelligence, cloud computing, distributed storage, software defined networking and network functions virtualization, containers, automation and continuous delivery, and distributed ledger. During his more than 20 years as a software engineer, Chris has worked in the telecommunications industry on high availability and distributed systems, and in the Linux industry on security, virtualization, and networking. He has been a Linux developer for more than 15 years, most of that time spent working deep in the Linux kernel. He is passionate about open source software serving as the foundation for next generation IT systems. He lives in sunny Portland, OR, where he is happily engaged in open source projects such as OpenDaylight, Open vSwitch, OPNFV, OpenStack, Open Container Initiative, and Cloud Native Computing Foundation.
Christina Dunbar- Hester
Faculty Member, USC’s Annenberg School for Communication and JournalismChristina Dunbar-Hester is a faculty member at the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism. She is the author of the forthcoming Hacking Diversity: The Politics of Inclusion in Open Technology Cultures (Princeton University Press), an ethnographic exploration of advocacy to address diversity issues in open technology communities like hackerspaces and open source software. She is also the author of Low Power to the People: Pirates, Protest, and Politics in FM Radio Activism (MIT Press, 2014), which examines activism to promote local community radio even in a “digital” age (and was the co-winner of the 2014 McGannon Award for Social and Ethical Relevance in Communications Technology Research). She holds a Ph.D. in Science & Technology Studies from Cornell University.
Dr. Nicole Forsgren
Research and Strategist, Google CloudDr. Nicole Forsgren does research and strategy at Google Cloud following the acquisition of her startup DevOps Research and Assessment (DORA) by Google. She is co-author of the book Accelerate: The Science of Lean Software and DevOps, and is best known for her work measuring the technology process and as the lead investigator on the largest DevOps studies to date. She has been an entrepreneur, professor, sysadmin, and performance engineer. Nicole’s work has been published in several peer-reviewed journals. Nicole earned her PhD in Management Information Systems from the University of Arizona, and is a Research Affiliate at Clemson University and Florida International University.
The Linux FoundationGreg Kroah-Hartmanは、カーネル レベルで Linux をメンテナンスする著名なソフトウェア開発者のひとりです。今後彼は Linux Foundation フェローとして、完全に中立な環境で Linux の安定版カーネル ブランチや各種サブシステムのメンテナンス作業を継続します。また、Linux を進化させるために、The Linux Foundation の メンバーやプロジェクト、および重要なプロジェクトと密接に連携します。 Greg は Linux Driver プロジェクトを立ち上げ、管理しています。また、現在は Linux の安定版カーネル ブランチと各種サブシステム (USB、ステージング、ドライバー コア、tty、sysfs など) をメンテナンスしています。以前はSUSEのフェローでした。 オレゴン州立大学のオープン ソース ラボのアドバイザーや、The Linux Foundationのテクニカル アドバイザリ ボードのメンバーも務め、開発者や業界のイベントでさまざまな基調講演を行っており、Linuxデバイス ドライバーとLinuxカーネル開発に関する書籍も2冊執筆しています。
Senior Research Manager (Staff Scientist) in Uber AI Labs.Jeff Clune is the Loy and Edith Harris Associate Professor in Computer Science at the University of Wyoming and a Senior Research Manager and founding member of Uber AI Labs, which was formed after Uber acquired a startup he helped lead. Jeff focuses on robotics and training deep neural networks via deep learning, including deep reinforcement learning. Since 2015, he co-authored a robotics paper on the cover of Nature and a deep learning paper on the cover of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, he won an NSF CAREER award, his deep learning papers were awarded honors (best paper awards and/or oral presentations) at the top machine learning conferences (NeurIPS, CVPR, ICLR, and ICML), and he was an invited speaker at many universities and machine learning events. His research is regularly covered in the press, including the New York Times, NPR, NBC, Wired, the BBC, the Economist, Science, Nature, National Geographic, the Atlantic, and the New Scientist. Prior to becoming a professor, he was a Research Scientist at Cornell University and received degrees from Michigan State University (PhD, master’s) and the University of Michigan (bachelor’s).
The Linux FoundationJim は、ここ 10 年あまりの三大技術トレンドであるモバイル コンピューティング、クラウド コンピューティング、およびオープン ソース ソフトウェアの分野でキャリアを重ねています。現在は The Linux Foundation のエグゼクティブ ディレクターとしてこの経験を生かし、オープン ソースや Linux を使用した技術革新の加速に取り組んでいます。 彼は The Linux Foundation において、IBM、Intel、Google、Samsung、Qualcomm をはじめとする世界的な技術企業と協力し、サーバー、クラウド、および各種の新モバイル コンピューター機器の次世代コンピューター機能の定義を推進しています。ベンダー中立な The Linux Foundation のディレクターである彼は、独特の集約的な観点から世界の技術産業を見ることができます。 Jim は、技術業界の経済変革に関する見識が評価されています。彼の執筆は、Businessweek や Wired をはじめとする著名技術ジャーナルに掲載されており、業界のさまざまなイベントにおける常連の基調講演者です。Splashtop をはじめとする企業への起業アドバイスも数多く行っており、Global Economic Symposium、Open Source For America、および Chinese Open Source Promotion Union の役員も務めています。
Student & Research Collaborator, Intel LabsKairan Quazi is a Research Collaborator with Intel Labs’ Anticipatory Computing Lab. His current project is focused on the next generation development of the Stephen Hawking ACAT. In the fall, Kairan will be entering 5th grade and his 2nd year at Las Positas College, where he is working toward his Associate degree in Mathematics. Kairan is an extroverted learner with a passion for current events and all things STEM. He is an advanced Python programmer with proficiency in over 12 coding languages and interfaces. He also enjoys reading, gaming, collecting Pokémon cards, traveling, and making friends. Kairan is a Davidson Institute Young Scholar and a member of the Johns Hopkins Study of Exceptional Talent. Kairan has been featured on Good Morning America, Huffington Post, San Francisco Chronicle, and numerous local and international media outlets. You can follow his adventures by subscribing to his YouTube vlog, “Kairan Quazi - Let’s Go Molecular!”, and via Twitter (KairanQuazi1) and Instagram (thepythonkairan).
Distinguished Professor, University of MarylandMichele Gelfand is a Distinguished University Professor at the University of Maryland, College Park. Gelfand uses field, experimental, computational, and neuroscience methods to understand the evolution of culture--as well as its multilevel consequences for human groups. Her work has been cited over 20,000 times and has been featured in the Washington Post, the New York Times, the Boston Globe, National Public Radio, Voice of America, Fox News, NBC News, ABC News, The Economist, De Standard, among other outlets.
Director of Technical Evangelism, GitLabPriyanka Sharma is the Director of Technical Evangelism at GitLab Inc. She also serves on the board of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF) and has deep expertise in DevOps and observability. A former entrepreneur with a passion for growing developer products through open source communities, Priyanka also advises startups at HeavyBit industries, an accelerator for developer products. Priyanka holds a BA in political science from Stanford University and loves reading, adventuring, and tending to her plants in her spare time.
2019 Conference Videos
All ELC conference sessions were recorded and are available to view.
All videos are free and streamable to everyone. Vimeo’s OnDemand feature requires us to set a price, but there is a free button next to each video so anyone can stream for free. We are currently working to post everything to our Youtube channel as well.