OSGi Community Event 2018


October 23-25, 2018
Ludwigsburg, Germany

Why Attend? Registration Conference Hotel Sponsors Keynote  Questions?

The OSGi Community Event is the largest OSGi event of the year with multiple full tracks, BOFs and other OSGi activities taking place. It features talks on topics ranging from use cases and experiences with OSGi in enterprise, embedded, cloud and IoT environments, to specification updates and tutorials, meet-ups and other informal sessions. We are pleased to once again be co-located with EclipseCon Europe.

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OSGi Community Event 2018 Keynote from European Space Agency Flying to Jupiter with OSGi
We are pleased to announce our Keynote:

Flying to Jupiter with OSGi
Tony Walsh, software engineer with the European Space Agency (ESA) and Hristo Indzhov with Telespazio VEGA will be speaking at our event on how ESA is using OSGi technology for a project that tracks and controls spacecraft. The first mission this system will be used for is JUICE (JUpiter ICy moons Explorer) launching in 2022.  We had the opportunity to ask Walsh a few questions about the keynote and the full Q&A can be read here.

Early Bird Pick

Lisa Nafeie with VR headset. Credit: DLR (CC-BY 3.0)

We are pleased to announce our Early Bird Pick:

Visualization of OSGi Based Software Architectures in Virtual Reality
This talk was submitted by Lisa Nafeie, Tech Student at Tech Student at German Aerospace Center (DLR), Department Intelligent and Distributed Systems, Germany.  We had the opportunity to ask Nafeie a few questions about her talk and the full Q&A can be read here.

The abstract for the early bird talk can be found here.

Selected Talks

In addition to the Early Burd pick the full list of talks for the OSGi Community Event 2018 program has now been announced. We have a total of 25 talks and panels across the 3 day conference. Details of the selected talks can be found here.

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Why Attend?

The OSGi Community Event has proven over many years to be the best opportunity of the year to meet with peers and colleagues to understand and discuss the benefits of OSGi and how it is being used in existing and emerging markets. Talks, tutorials, meet-ups and numerous social networking activities arm attendees with actionable information.

Registration Now Open

Registration is now open for the OSGi Community Event 2018.  Attendees will have access to both the OSGi Community Event and EclipseCon Europe event programs.

Register today for the biggest OSGi event of the year and take advantage of early bird rates.

Conference Hotel

The Nestor Hotel, located directly beside Forum am Schlosspark, is the primary conference hotel again this year.

Nestor Hotel Ludwigsburg, Stuttgarter Straße 35/2, D-71638 Ludwigsburg
Tel.: +49 (0) 71 41 / 9 67 – 0
Fax: +49 (0) 71 41 / 9 67 – 113
Email: ludwigsburg@nestor-hotels.de

The room rates below include buffet breakfast, service, and VAT.
Single room, standard: €145
Double room, standard: €184

You can make a reservation by either:

  • Email to ludwigsburg@nestor-hotels.de. Mention the code “EclipseCon Europe.”
  • Phone or fax to the numbers above. Also mention the code “EclipseCon Europe.”

Please note that changes to your reservation must be made via letter, email, or fax.

Why Sponsor?

The OSGi Community Event is a unique opportunity to promote your organization to an OSGi-specific audience, as well as an audience of inherent OSGi users and potential users through Eclipse. Last year, the co-located events drew more than 700 attendees, including enterprise and embedded software architects, IT decision-makers and developers who are using OSGi or plan to use OSGi.

We have dedicated OSGi sponsorship packages for the Basic and Premium sponsorship level as well as the Elite Dual OSGi and EclipseCon Europe sponsor package.  This provides you with the perfect opportunity to demonstrate your support for OSGi at this co-located event. The sponsorship prospectus is available here.

If you have any questions about sponsorship of the event or would like to discuss the options available please contact us.

Updates & Questions

For updates and date reminders please continue to check back here or the OSGi Blog or you can follow us on Twitter (@OSGiAlliance) or join our LinkedIn Group.

Contact marketinginfo@osgi.org with any questions or to explore your sponsorship options.