OSGi Community Event 2007

The OSGi Community Event 2007 was kindly hosted by Siemens in Munich between June 26-27, 2007.

The following agenda contains links to the speaker’s presentations.

9:00AM – 10:00AM Conference Registration
10:00AM – 10:30AM Welcome Dan Bandera, Vice President and Director, OSGi Alliance. Program Director, WebSphere Standards,IBM AIM Software Division, IBM Corporation
10:30AM – 10:45AM Morning Break
10:45AM – 11:15AM Keynote – OSGi, Platform for Our Future Marquart Franz, Principal Engineer, Siemens AG
11:15AM – 11:45AM Demo – Creating Enterprise Services for the Siemens OpenSOA Product Line Manfred Hutt, Software Architect, Siemens Enterprise Communications GmbH & Co 
Nicole Wengatz, Certified Architect, Corporate Technology Division, Siemens AG
11:45AM – 12:15PM Business Session #1 Brandon Annan, Lead Chief Java Architect, Sprint
12:15PM – 1:30PM Lunch
1:30PM – 2:00PM Business Session #2 Abdallah Bushnaq, Assistant General Manager, Solution Development Department, Ricoh
2:00PM – 3:15PM Experience Reports
Moving from Research to Market –  Pending Issues Miguel García Longarón, Telefónica Investigación y Desarrollo
SOA Enablement of Embedded Systems using OSGi and Distributed Services Roman Roelofsen, Software Engineer, IONA
OSGi in Mobile Field-force Automation : Helping field-force & retail-stores  
manage and montior critical business operations 
Raj Tumuluri, President and CEO, Openstream
3:15PM – 3:30PM Afternoon Break
3:30PM – 4:30PM Panel Session – OSGi Alliance and its Technology: Where Are We Now, and  
What is Your Vision of its Future?
Susan Schwarze Ph.D, Member of the Board, Vice President of Marketing, OSGi Alliance. Marketing Director, ProSyst Software GmbH 
Didier Donsez, Associate Professor, University Grenoble, France. OSGi User Group, France 
Jochen Krause, CEO, Innoopract, and Eclipse Board 
Peter Kriens, OSGi Evangelist 
Prof. Dae Young Seo, OSGi User Forum, Korea. Professor, Department of Computer Engineering, Korea Polytechnic University
4:30PM – 5:00PM Business Session – BEA’s microService Architecture and OSGi: How Customers Benefit Craig Blitz, Product Manager, BEA Systems
5:00PM – 6:00PM Solving Business Problems with OSGi Technology
OSGi in Industrial Automation – Leveraging the operation of complex devices Daniel Grossmann, Research Assistant, Information Technology in Mechanical Engineering, Munich
Remote Management of OSGi Runtimes Joachim Ritter, Project Manager, ProSyst Software
6:00PM -8:00PM Networking Poster Reception – Sponsored by IBM
7:30AM – 9:30AM Conference Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:00AM – 9:30AM OSGi Member Meeting
9:30AM – 9:45AM Welcome Christer Larsson, Vice President, Europe, Middle East and Africa, OSGi Alliance. CEO, Makewave
9:45AM – 10:45AM Keynote: OSGi as an Evolutionary Precursor for the Connected Vehicle Darwin Dahlgren, CEO, ZoomInfoSystems
10:45AM – 11:00AM Morning Break
11:00AM – 12:00PM Technical Sessions – Short Talks
OSGi 4.1 Overview BJ Hargrave, Vice President of Technology / Chief Technology Officer and Fellow, OSGi Alliance. Senior Technical Staff Member, IBM Corporation
Maven tools Stuart McCulloch, V.P. OSGi, Jayway Malaysia
Bundle deployment at state machine level Ales Justin, JBoss
Building Server-Side Eclipse based Web applications Jochen Hiller, Principal Architect, Business Operation Systems, Germany
Module Web Applications Pierre Dubois, Chief Executive and President, Requea
12:00PM – 1:00PM Lunch
1:00PM – 2:00PM OSGi Working Group Technical Progress Report 
Remote Management 
BJ Hargrave, Vice President of Technology / Chief Technology Officer and Fellow, OSGi Alliance. Senior Technical Staff Member, IBM Corporation 
Kai Hackbarth, Requirements Chair, Remote Management Working Group, Interim Chair, Vehicle Expert Group, OSGi Alliance 
Eric Newcomer, Co-Chair, Enterprise Expert Group, OSGi Alliance
2:00PM – 3:00PM OSGi Best Practices – Learn how to prevent common mistakes and build robust, reliable, modular, and extendable systems using OSGi technology BJ Hargrave, Vice President of Technology / Chief Technology Officer and Fellow, OSGi Alliance. Senior Technical Staff Member, IBM Corporation 
Peter Kriens, Director of Technology and Fellow, OSGi Alliance. CEO, aQute SARL, France
3:00PM – 3:15PM Afternoon Break
3:15PM – 5:00PM Technical Session – Technical Presentations
A Persistence Service for the OSGi Framework Carl Rosenberger, Chief Software Architect, db4objects
Extensions vs Services: Digging Deeper Neil Bartlett, Developer and Consultant
The Bundle Dilemma Richard S. Hall, Researcher, Laboratoire d’Informatique de Grenoble, Grenoble University, France
Combining OSGi technology and Web Services to realize the plug-n-play dream in the home network Andre Bottaro, Software Engineer, France Telecom 
Sylvain Marie, Software Engineer, Schneider Electric
The Future Of Service-Oriented Component Models for the OSGi Framework Clément Escoffier
5:00PM – 5:15PM Closing Remarks Dan Bandera, Member of the Board, Vice President, America, OSGi Alliance. Program Director, WebSphere Standards, IBM AIM Software Division, IBM Corporation