Austin 2020

A one-day open source tools and process conference for
developers | technologists | students | decision-makers

Why Attend 04/14/2020

A day of 45 and 90-minute sessions delivered by open source thought leaders from world-class companies and organizations

Tuesday, April 14 – Downtown Austin, TX
The Austin Convention Center, located in the heart of the city’s technology and entertainment district.

Event Summary

Open Source 101 is a one-day conference designed to educate current technology professionals and technology students on topics foundational to open source, open tech, and the open web. The event will feature sessions on major topics delivered by some of the top experts in the country.

Attendees will include current technology professionals experienced using open source, those coming from a proprietary background and new to open source, as well as students from computer science and other technology programs at universities and colleges throughout the region. Schools represented will include The University of Texas at Austin Department of Computer Science and many more.

Open Source 101 will take place Tuesday, April 14 and will be hosted at The Austin Convention Center, located in the heart of the city’s technology and entertainment district.

Registration

Questions

Questions regarding speakers, registration, the schedule and anything else can be sent to us directly at [email protected].

All about the venue

Austin Convention Center
500 E Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX 78701

Tracks

Multiple tracks will be featured, including:

  1. Contributing To / Consuming Open Source
  2. Legal and Compliance
  3. Developer
  4. Developer
  5. Big Data + Cloud
  6. Networking / Infrastructure
  7. Demo / Case Study

Target Audience

Target audience includes current technology professionals familiar with open source or those coming from a proprietary background as well as technology/computer science students and professors at colleges and universities.

Format

EARLY MORNING

Single session keynote presentations on major open source topics

LATE MORNING/AFTERNOON

Breakout sessions and workshops covering multiple topics

Our Sponsors

Thanks to these world-class companies and organizations for making this event possible.

Austin 2020 Event Schedule

Day 1 : Tuesday, April 14th

7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Check-In and On-Site Registration

9:15 am - 10:10 am

10:15 am - 10:30 am

Break

10:30 am - 11:15 am

The “Perfect” JS Library Tooling

Speakers: Ben Ilegbodu

Developer 1 - Main Stage - 6 A + B

Introduction to Containers – From Docker to Kubernetes and everything in between (Extended Session)

Speakers: Brent Laster

Cloud / Big Data / Machine Learning / AI - 5B

Entering the Open Source Emerging Market

Speakers: VM Brasseur

Case Study / Business - 4A

Open Source At Work – How Contribute On The Clock

Speakers: Duane O’Brien

Contributing / Consuming / Community - 4B

Securing Applications and Pipelines on a Container Platform

Speakers: Veer Muchandi

Security / Networking / Infrastructure - 4C

11:15 am - 11:30 am

Break

11:30 am - 12:15 pm

TBA

Introduction to Containers – From Docker to Kubernetes and everything in between (Extended Session)

Speakers: Brent Laster

Cloud / Big Data / Machine Learning / AI - 5B

How to Turn Your Open Source Project Into a Company

Speakers: Heather Meeker

Case Study / Business - 4A

Documenting Open Source: Tips, Tricks, Templates

Speakers: Erin McKean

Contributing / Consuming / Community - 4B

TBA

12:15 pm - 1:30 pm

Lunch + Networking

12:30 pm - 1:15 pm

Intro to Open Source Licensing

Speakers: Jim Jagielski

Contributing / Consuming / Community - 4B

1:15 pm - 1:30 pm

Break

1:30 pm - 2:15 pm

TBA

TBA

Using Open Source Tools for Machine Learning

Speakers: Samuel Taylor

Cloud / Big Data / Machine Learning / AI - 5B

Community Building Best Practices: From projects to the enterprise

Speakers: Jono Bacon

Contributing / Consuming / Community - 4B

TBA

2:15 pm - 2:30 pm

Break

2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

TBA

Faster AI Performance with Parallelism

Speakers: Ray Hightower

Cloud / Big Data / Machine Learning / AI - 5B

Lessons Learned From 10 Years of Newsroom Open Source

Speakers: Andrew Gibson

Case Study / Business - 4A

3:15 pm - 3:30 pm

Break

3:30 pm - 4:15 pm

TBA

17 Things Developers Need to Know About Databases

Speakers: Peter Zaitsev

Developer 2 - 5A

Deploy your ML Workloads on Kubernetes with Kubeflow

Speakers: Karl Weinmeister

Cloud / Big Data / Machine Learning / AI - 5B

TBA

Open Source Design Contributions for your OSS Project (Extended Session)

Speakers: Eriol Fox

Contributing / Consuming / Community - 4B

TBA

4:15 pm - 4:30 pm

Break

4:30 pm - 5:15 pm

TBA

TBA

TBA

TBA

Open Source Design Contributions for your OSS Project (Extended Session)

Speakers: Eriol Fox

Contributing / Consuming / Community - 4B

TBA

5:15 pm - 5:20 pm

Break

5:20 pm - 5:30 pm