OSGi/HGI/UPnP Workshop in Berlin

12 June 2008, OSGi/HGI/UPnP Workshop in Berlin

The increasing demand of software modularity and software lifecycle management in general and convergent smart-home solutions in particular requires all involved parties incl. service providers, gateway- and home-equipment manufacturers as well as standardization bodies to cooperate. The OSGi-Alliance would like to invite you to this workshop on June 12 to share information about software development trends, ongoing standardization activities and to have an open discussion on whether and how we can align the standardization acitvities to satisfy the requirements of convergent smart-home solutions faster. Industry Experts from the Home Gateway Initiative, UPnP-Forum and OSGi Residential Expert Group will attend this workshop.

Deutsche Telekom Laboratories, also host of the OSGi Community Event on June 10 and 11, is hosting this workshop at the premises of

T-Systems Enterprise Service GmbH
Goslarer Ufer 35 
10589 Berlin 

Below you will find a detailed agenda. Directions to the meeting place can be found at: 

Please confirm your participation via email to [email protected] and [email protected] until June 2 and let us also know whether you intend to present requirements as well

Don’t hesitate to contact us should you have any comments or questions.

Best regards,
Kai Hackbarth & Andreas Kraft
Co-Chairs OSGi Residential Expert Group


Time Thursday
09:00 Welcome
09:15 Software Development Trends for Home Gateways
09:45 Overview on the Residential Expert Group Requirements
10:45 Break
11:00 Overview on Home Gateway Initiative Requirments
12:00 Lunch
13:00 Requirements Presentations from other Participants
14:00 Break
14:15 Open Discussion
16:00 Conclusions / Next Steps
16:30 Adjourn