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Zephyr hosts its first-ever Developer Summit this summer

By April 16, 2021No Comments

The Zephyr Project is excited to announce it is hosting its first-ever Developer Summit on Tuesday, June 8 – Thursday, June 10. A free virtual event, the Zephyr Developer Summit offers the opportunity for the community, project members, engineers using the RTOS and technologists from all around the world to share best practices, discuss technical updates and present demos, products and solutions leveraging  the fastest growing RTOS in the landscape.

The Call for Papers is currently open for the Summit. Submit your topic here: https://forms.gle/i637wnnBp9ahrnc37. The deadline to submit is EOD Tuesday, April 20, so get your talks in today!

The Summit will be divided into two tracks:

Track A: Mini-conference (each will be 120 minutes in length)

Possible topic areas could include:

  • Firmware
  • Modules
  • Networking Stack
  • Power Management
  • Toolchain
  • Topics identified in 2020 developer survey

Track B: Presentations (choice of 30 or 60 minutes in length or lighting talks)

Possible topic ideas include:

  • How is Zephyr being used in products
  • Demos of tools working with Zephyr
  • Overview of proposed technologies for inclusion
  • Summary of what’s happening in subsystems
  • Updates on west, modules, runtimes, etc.
  • Security & Safety team updates
  • Test infrastructure Improvements
  • BOF topics
  • Lightning talk on something cool in Zephyr you want to share

A special thanks to the Programming Committee for spearheading this effort and making this a great event:

  • Anas Nashif, Intel
  • Carles Cufi, Nordic Semiconductor
  • Jonathan Beri, Golioth
  • Keith Short, Google
  • Maureen Helm, NXP
  • Olof Johansson, Facebook

Key dates to remember:

  • April 7: Call for Papers (CFP) Opens: https://forms.gle/i637wnnBp9ahrnc37
  • April 20: CFP Closes
  • May 5: Schedule Announcement (expanded details will be posted to this Wiki page)
  • May 5: Registration Opens
  • June 4: Registration Closes
  • June 8 – 10: Event Dates

 

Maemalynn Meanor

Senior PR Manager