The Linux Foundation has announced the list of events it organizes for 2012. Those are mainly technical, but there is also one event dealing with legal issues. Most of the venues are in the US, with 2 back-to-back events in Europe (Barcelona) and 1 in Asia (Japan).
If you are one of the first 50 to register for any LinuxCon event, you can get a 35% discount, by registering with the code “12PM35”.
List of Events:
- Android Builders Summit – February 13-14, 2012, Hotel Sofitel SF Bay, Redwood Shores, Calif.
A technical summit for OEMs, their device manufacturers, integrators, custom builders, and the growing Android and Linux Kernel developer communities.
- Embedded Linux Conference – February 15-17, 2012, Hotel Sofitel SF Bay, Redwood Shores, Calif.
The premier vendor-neutral technical conference for companies and developers using Linux in embedded products.
- Linux Storage, Filesystems and MM Summit – April 1-2, 2012, Hotel Nikko, San Francisco, Calif.
Invitation-only event that brings together developers and researchers who work with the Linux storage and file system stack.
- Linux Foundation Member Legal Summit – April 2-4, 2012, Hotel Nikko, San Francisco, Calif.
Invitation-only event where legal counsel from member organizations collaborate on protecting and advancing Linux and open source.
- Linux Foundation Collaboration Summit – April 3-5, 2012, Hotel Nikko, San Francisco, Calif.
An exclusive, invitation-only summit that brings together core kernel developers, distribution maintainers, ISVs, end users, system vendors and other community organizations for plenary sessions and workgroup meetings that help solve the most pressing issues facing Linux today.
- Linux Foundation Enterprise End User Summit – April 30-May 1, 2012, New York Stock Exchange, New York, New York
An invitation-only event that brings together high-performance end users with the highest-level Linux community developers.
- LinuxCon Japan – June 6-8, 2012, Pacifico Yokohama, Yokohama, Japan
The premier Linux conference in Asia that brings together a unique blend of core developers, administrators, users, community managers and industry experts.
- Linux Kernel Summit – August 26-28, 2012, Sheraton San Diego, San Diego, Calif.
This Summit brings together the world’s leading core kernel developers to discuss the state of the existing kernel and to plan the next development cycle.
- LinuxCon North America & Linux Plumbers Conference – August 29-31, 2012, Sheraton San Diego, San Diego, Calif.
LinuxCon is the leading annual technical conference in North America, providing a needed collaboration and education space for the Linux community.
- LinuxCon Europe & Embedded Linux Conference Europe – November 5-7, 2012, Hotel Fira Palace, Barcelona, Spain
LinuxCon Europe brings together the European Linux community to collaborate and advance Linux for the region. ELC Europe is in its 7th year and has the largest collection of sessions dedicated exclusively to embedded Linux and embedded Linux developers.
- KVM Forum – November 7-9, 2012, Hotel Fira Palace, Barcelona, Spain
Brings together the community of developers working on and defining the KVM hypervisor.
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