Call for Speakers

Dates to Remember

CFP Opens: March 07, 2019
CFP Closes: June 09, 2019
Speaker Notifications: June 15, 2019
Video and PPT submission: June 22, 2019
Final Selection: July 15, 2019
Schedule Announced: July 20, 2019
Event Dates: August 31st and September 1, 2019

Suggested Topics

DevOps & Cloud – Collaboration for Success

  • Running DevOps Pipelines in the Cloud
  • Hybrid-Cloud DevOps
  • Multi-Cloud DevOps
  • Serverless DevOps
  • DevOps Cloud Security
  • DevOps Cloud Governance
  • Service Catalogues for DevOps Cloud
  • Training and Skills Development for DevOps in the Cloud
  • DevOps & Cloud Computing skills in 2019 & beyond - Be digital Ready
  • How DevOps is pioneering a new approach to Cloud development and adoption
  • Best Practices for using DevOps in the cloud
  • Cloud Native DevOps
  • DevOps & Cloud accelerating Digital Transformation & Industry 4.0 

Any other topic will be considered as long as the jury feels that it is related to the theme of DevOps and Cloud.

Important Notes

  • All speakers are required to adhere to our Code of Conduct.
  • Submissions must include the names of all participants in the initial submission to be considered.
  • Complimentary Passes For Speakers – Two complimentary pass for the event will be provided per submission. Travel and Stay expenses are to be borne by the speakers themselves.
  • Sales or marketing pitches and discussing unlicensed or potentially closed-source technologies when preparing your proposal; these talks are almost always rejected due to the fact that they take away from the integrity of our events, and are rarely well-received by conference attendees.
  • All accepted speakers are required to submit their slides 7 days prior to the event
  • The presentation should be on DevOps with Cloud. Only Cloud will not be accepted if there is no mention of DevOps
  • First 10 to 12 candidates as per the score will be taken and speakers and the rest 6 to 8 will be taken as Lightning Talks unless there is specific Lightning Talk entries.

The event organizers and its project communities are dedicated to providing a harassment-free experience for participants at all of our events. The events are working conferences intended for professional networking and collaboration within the open source community. They exist to encourage the open exchange of ideas and expression and require an environment that recognizes the inherent worth of every person and group. While at these events or related ancillary or social events, any participants, including members, speakers, attendees, volunteers, sponsors, exhibitors, booth staff and anyone else, should not engage in harassment in any form.

This Code of Conduct may be revised at any time by The organizing committee and the terms are non-negotiable. Your registration for or attendance at this event indicates your agreement to abide by this policy and its terms.

All event participants are expected to behave in accordance with professional standards, with both this Code of Conduct as well as their respective employer’s policies governing appropriate workplace behavior, and applicable laws.

Harassment will not be tolerated in any form, including, but not limited to, harassment based on gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age, religion or any other status protected by laws in which the conference or program is being held. Harassment includes the use of abusive, offensive or degrading language, intimidation, stalking, harassing photography or recording, inappropriate physical contact, sexual imagery and unwelcome sexual advances or requests for sexual favors.

Individuals who participate (or plan to participate) in this event should conduct themselves at all times in a manner that comports with both the letter and spirit of this policy prohibiting harassment and abusive behavior, whether before, during or after the event.  This includes statements made in social media postings, on-line publications, text messages, and all other forms of electronic communication.

If a participant engages in harassing behavior, the conference organizers may take any action they deem appropriate depending on the circumstances, ranging from issuance of a warning to the offending individual to expulsion from the conference with no refund.

If a participant (or individual wishing to participate in this event), through postings on social media or other on-line publications or another form of electronic communication, engages in conduct that violates this policy, whether before, during or after the event, the organising committee may take appropriate corrective action, which could include imposing a temporary or permanent ban on an individual’s participation in future events.