Open Source China Open Source World Summit（hereinafter referred to as “OCOW Summit”）, which is held by China OSS Promotion Union（COPU）in June since 2006，is an important exchange platform for OSS experts，masters, enterprises, users, communities and individuals in China and even in the world. This year, the 8th OCOW Summit will inherit former Summits’ successful experience, and from a new perspective, demonstrate global OSS developing trend. It will be held on June 28(Fri.)-29(Sat.) in Beihang University (BUAA), and become a session with largest scale, most participants and richest content.
The 8th OCOW Summit is held under the following circumstance:
- The IT innovative technology, such as cloud computing, internet of things, mobile computing, big data and smart city are developing fast;
-OSS has become an important opportunity for software technology and industry, so the global OSS industry has grown rapidly, and the OSS industry in China is rising as well;
-A variety of mobile intelligent terminals, like smartphones, tablets, connected TVs, modern consumer electronics, automotive infotainment systems and smart connected home, are emerging and widespread.
For this Summit, COPU has specially invited COPU Think Tank members (who are from international OSS communities, such as Linux Foundation, Apache Foundation, Ubuntu Community, Gnome Community, Software Foundation, Open Office Community, and Mozilla Community ), senior executives of multinational corporations (such as IBM, Intel, Google, Canonical, HP, Microsoft, EMC, ARM , VMWare, Sumsung, HTC, RedHat, Oracle, qualcomm, Blackduck and LPI), and experts from enterprises, communities, colleges, institutions and government in China. The number of participants will be 700.
Basic Information of the 8th OCOW Summit
The Concert Hall /New Main Building, Beihang University (BUAA)
1.How to construct open platform
Open platform is promoting the development of emerging internet terminal industry (including smart phones, tablets, smart TV, etc.), and boosting the growth of cloud computing, social network, Weixin/Wechat, and other new internet business. We will discuss the competition between open platform and close platform, study the risk of over-reliance on one platform and observe the rise of a number of emerging open platforms.
2.How to develop the emerging mobile internet industry
We will pay great attention to the developing modes of emerging industry, discuss the transformation from traditional PC to emerging mobile internet industry, research on the changed production methods, and communicate the following issues: the rising of China, competition of mainstream products, grassroots’ counter attack, developing environment of software and hardware, developing mechanism, users experience and developing modes, and ecosystem construction.
3.Expand the mobile internet applications
We will focus on local applications (like “App store”),network applications via browser or cross-platform, application compatibility expansion and three-screen (TV,PC and cell phone)integration.
Focus on OSS new technology and application
OSS and mobile development (0.5 day): From operating system to developing tools, how does OSS enhance the efficiency of mobile application development and bring new ideas for it as well?
OSS and cloud computing (0.5 day): How to construct high-performance application and provide complete cloud computing solutions by OSS?
OSS ecosystem (0.5 day): OSS communities, open platforms and varied internet applications.
OSS hardware (0.5 day): How to use OSS hardware to start an undertaking and change mobile internet.
Keynote speech, roundtable, panel, exhibition, etc.
VI. COPU Secretary Contact
LI Chunyan e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 010-63951881-8152
TAO Yingying e-mail: email@example.com Tel: 010-63951881-8502
ZHANG Baiyin e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel: 010-63951881-9038
Address：Bo Wang Yuan 10,No.5 Yang Fang Dian East Road HaiDian District Beijing 100038,China