Mobile Conference at OpenSource World 2009 – Call for Papers
Mobile Conference at OpenSource World™ 2009
Aug 10-13 San Francisco CA
Call for Papers Now Open – Mobile Platforms and Applications and More
OpenSource World Conference & Expo 2009 is the largest and most
comprehensive event for open source software and all things Linux. An
expansion of LinuxWorld Conference & Expo®, the conference presents the
latest Linux and open source ideas in a very technical context by
industry experts and innovators. OpenSource World focuses on real-world
solutions in real-world environments using open source, open standards
and open architecture as part of an integrated IT infrastructure.
The Mobile Conference at OpenSource World extends these themes into the
domain of mobile platforms and applications. The Mobile Conference at
OpenSource World is divided into two tracks and welcomes submissions in
the following areas (and is open to your suggestions as well):
TRACK I – PLATFORMS
- Android, LiMo, Maemo, Moblin, OpenMoko and other Linux-based open source mobile platforms
- Open SymbianOS
- Shared Source around WindowsMobile
- Browsers and Browser-based platforms – Mozilla/Gecko, Webkit, Pre, etc.
- Open Source Java platforms
- Application Frameworks – GTK, Enlightenment, Qt, etc.
- Emerging form factors – MIDs, voice-enabled nettops, etc.
- State of key platforms technologies – power management, multi-core support, virtualization, etc.
- Building and sustaining communities around mobile platforms
- Platform licensing choices and impact
TRACK II – MOBILE APPLICATIONS
- Mobile application development tools and techniques
- Comparing application frameworks and paradigms
- End-to-end applications development and deployment
- Enterprise mobile application development, rollout and management
- State of OSS applications technologies – VoIP, multimedia, etc.
- Content and content management with open source software
- Mobile application delivery
- Working with operators, application stores and other channels
- Licensing of mobile applications and content
Deadline for submissions is February 20, 2009
Focus proposals to offer attendees information, tools and inspiration to
accomplish mobile open source. Please DO NOT focus proposals on a
commercial product or propose a marketing pitch, but rather open source
software and technology.
We look forward to your participation in OpenSource World 2009!
The Mobile Conference at LinuxWorld Program Committee
- Bill Weinberg, LinuxPundit.com
- Andreas Constantinou, VisionMobile.com
- Rick Lehrbaum, DeviceGuru.com