[erlang-questions] Second Call for Contributions: BOB 2016 - Berlin, Feb 19, 2016 (Deadline Oct 30)
Thu Oct 22 11:23:45 CEST 2015
Erlang contributions very welcome!
BOB Conference 2016
"What happens when we use what's best for a change?"
Berlin, February 19
Call for Contributions
Deadline: October 30, 2015
You drive advanced software engineering methods, implement ambitious
architectures and are open to cutting-edge innovation? Attend this
conference, meet people that share your goals, and get to know the
best software tools and technologies available today. We strive to
offer a day full of new experiences and impressions that you can
use to immediately improve your daily life as a software developer.
If you share our vision and want to contribute, submit a proposal for
a talk or tutorial!
We are looking for talks about best-of-breed software technology,
- functional programming
- reactive programming
- persistent data structures and databases
- formal methods for correctness and robustness
- ... everything really that isn't mainstream, but you think should be.
Presenters should provide the audience with information that is
practically useful for software developers. This could take the form
- experience reports
- introductory talks on technical background
- demos and how-tos
We accept proposals for presentations of 45 minutes (40 minutes talk +
5 minutes questions), as well as 90 minute tutorials for beginners.
The language of presentation should be either English or German.
Your proposal should include (in your presentation language of choice):
- an abstract of max. 1500 characters.
- a short bio/cv
- contact information (including at least email address)
- a list of 3-5 concrete ideas of how your work can be applied in a developer's daily life
- additional material (websites, blogs, slides, videos of past
- submit your proposal here
- direct questions to `bobkonf at active minus group dot de`
- proposal deadline: **October 30, 2015**
- notification: November 15, 2015
- program: December 1, 2015
NOTE: The conference fee will be waived for presenters, but travel
expenses will not be covered.
BOB has Speaker Grants available to support speakers from groups
under-represented in technology. We specifically seek women speakers
and speakers who not be able to attend the conference for financial
reasons. Details are here:
The program committee offers shepherding to all speakers. Shepherding
provides speakers assistance with preparing their sessions, as well as
a review of the talk slides.
(more information here: http://bobkonf.de/2016/programmkomitee.html)
- Matthias Fischmann, zerobuzz UG
- Matthias Neubauer, SICK AG
- Nicole Rauch, Softwareentwicklung und Entwicklungscoaching
- Michael Sperber, Active Group
- Stefan Wehr, factis research
Scientific Advisory Board
- Annette Bieniusa, TU Kaiserslautern
- Peter Thiemann, Uni Freiburg
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