Devops World Opens Call For Papers, Extends 2020 Conference With Dedicated Leadership Track

Source:-devops.com

CloudBees, the enterprise software delivery company, announced today the DevOps World 2020 Call for Papers (CFP) is now open. DevOps practitioners are encouraged to submit an abstract to speak at the conference on topics such as: continuous integration/continuous delivery best practices, feature delivery automationtest automation, DevOps at scale, data-driven change, KPIs and metrics, organizational and culture change and open source. DevOps World will be held September 21-24 at Aria Resort, Las Vegas.

DevOps World provides opportunities for attendees to learn, network and explore the future of software development through learning techniques, best practices and processes in sessions delivered by industry experts. The event is the largest gathering of DevOps practitioners and Jenkins users in the world.

DevOps World Extends Content to Dedicated Leadership Forum

New this year is the addition of the Software Delivery Leadership Forum, with a program chaired by Accelerated Strategies Group, an independent analyst firm. The Leadership Forum is designed to provide attendees access to strategic business thinking and deep technical expertise, delivered via a mix of presentations, panels, hands-on exercises and interaction with peers. The Leadership Forum will run throughout the entire conference to educate and equip a whole new generation of digital leaders.

“Accelerated Strategies is excited to chair the Software Delivery Leadership Forum at this year’s DevOps World, in partnership with CloudBees,” said Mitch Ashley, CEO of Accelerated Strategies Group. “As the pace of digital transformation increases, we believe a greater emphasis on educating the executives responsible for leading the transformation will help organizations find the fastest path to success.”

In addition to Call for Papers, registration is also open, with Super Early Bird pricing of $799 in effect until April 9.

In light of the global health concerns due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), CloudBees is monitoring public health guidance in relation to in-person events. We are not taking decisions lightly, but the health and well-being of our employees, partners, customers and other guests remain our ultimate priority. We will continue to monitor and make any necessary changes as the situation evolves. If the conference must be canceled at a later date due to guidance from public health authorities, the event will be held virtually and all CFP submissions will be reviewed for potential inclusion.

Sponsors to date include the following organizations: CloudBees, Sonatype, MacStadium, Sauce Labs, Go2Group, LogDNA, NowSecure, Plutora, SmartBear, WhiteSource, Compuware, GitLab, LaunchDarkly, Synopsys, Xray, ZeroNorth, FOSSA, Gradle, Zimperium.

Important Dates and Resources for DevOps World

  • CFP Opens: March 18, 2020
  • CFP Closes: April 24, 2020
  • CFP Notification: On or about May 22, 2020
  • Agenda Announced: June 1, 2020
  • Registration is Open Now
    Super Early Bird Pricing of $799 in effect (until April 9); Early Bird Pricing of $1,199 in effect from April 10 (until July 10). Regular conference admission is $1,499.
  • Sponsorships
    A variety of packages available; inquire for details.

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