17–19 October 2016: Conference & Tutorials
19–20 October 2016: Training
London, UK

Events

Sunday, 16 October

8:00 Sunday, 16/10/2016
Location: Hilton London Metropole
The Community Leadership Summit brings together community leaders, organizers and managers and the projects and organizations that are interested in growing and empowering a strong community. It happens the day before OSCON in the Hilton London Metropole. Read more.

Monday, 17 October

10:15–16:05 Monday, 17/10/2016
Location: O'Reilly Booth
Author Book Signings will be held in the O’Reilly booth on Monday and Tuesday. This is a great opportunity for you to meet O’Reilly authors and get a free copy of one of their books. Complimentary copies will be provided to the first 25 attendees. Limit one free book per attendee. Read more.
12:20–13:35 Monday, 17/10/2016
Location: Sponsor Pavilion (Monarch Suite)
Join us for Topic Tables at lunch each day of the conference. Find and connect with other like-minded people while you eat lunch at tables designated for certain languages, technologies, and interests. Look for the signs on the tables near the buffet lines each day. No advance signup is necessary. Read more.
17:35–18:35 Monday, 17/10/2016
Location: Sponsor Pavilion (Monarch Suite)
Grab a drink and kick off OSCON by meeting and mingling with exhibitors and fellow attendees. Read more.
19:00–21:00 Monday, 17/10/2016
Location: Palace and Windsor Suites
Monday and Tuesday evenings, you'll have the chance to participate in a Birds of a Feather session with like-minded people. Read more.

Tuesday, 18 October

8:00–8:45 Tuesday, 18/10/2016
Location: Monarch Suite Foyer
Jump-start your networking at OSCON by coming to Speed Networking on Monday morning before the keynotes begin. Bring your business cards and prepare a minute of patter about yourself, your projects, and your interests. You’ll spend two minutes exchanging cards and information with a fellow attendee before moving on to the next attendee. If there’s time at the end, we’ll have an open mix. Read more.
10:15–16:05 Tuesday, 18/10/2016
Location: O'Reilly Booth
Author Book Signings will be held in the O’Reilly booth on Monday and Tuesday. This is a great opportunity for you to meet O’Reilly authors and get a free copy of one of their books. Complimentary copies will be provided to the first 25 attendees. Limit one free book per attendee. Read more.
12:20–13:35 Tuesday, 18/10/2016
Location: Sponsor Pavilion (Monarch Suite)
Join us for Topic Tables at lunch each day of the conference. Find and connect with other like-minded people while you eat lunch at tables designated for certain languages, technologies, and interests. Look for the signs on the tables near the buffet lines each day. No advance signup is necessary. Read more.
17:35–19:00 Tuesday, 18/10/2016
Location: Sandringham
Paul Fenwick (Perl Training Australia)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 3 ratings)
If you had five minutes on stage, what would you say? What if you only got 20 slides, and they rotated automatically after 15 seconds? Would you pitch a project? Launch a website? Teach a hack? We’ll find out again at this year's Ignite OSCON. Read more.
19:00–21:00 Tuesday, 18/10/2016
Location: Palace and Windsor Suites
Monday and Tuesday evenings, you'll have the chance to participate in a Birds of a Feather session with like-minded people. Read more.

Wednesday, 19 October

9:30–17:30 Wednesday, 19/10/2016
Location: Hilton Meeting Room 13/16
Simon Wardley (Leading Edge Forum)
Simon Wardley uses mapping to demonstrate how open source can be effectively used as a competitive weapon, how ecosystems can be built and exploited, how organizations evolve, and how changes such as big data, the cloud, and 3D printing were all highly predictable. Read more.