“Delivering True Business Value by Leveraging Enterprise Open Source Technology”
Open Source Conference 2010, Friday November 26th
After the successful 2nd edition of the Open Source Conference in 2009 in the Amsterdam Arena; Accenture and Red Hat have now succeeded in organizing a booming 3rd edition of this annually recurring international event.
We would like to thank everybody for their presence at the Open Source Conference 2010 in the Muziekgebouw aan’t IJ Friday 26 November.
With almost 450 visitors during the day and a lot of positive feedback from delegates, speakers and sponsors we have all together succeeded in organizing the largest and most successful Enterprise Open Source event in the Benelux. We believe OSC2010 has shown to be the first business conference for Open Source in Benelux as well.
All keynote and breakout presentations, for which we have permission to publish, are downloadable on the OSC2010 website in the Speakers Corner.
Please do not hesitate to contact us for any questions you may have.
- Tomas Nyström, Senior Director Accenture
- Werner Knoblich, VP & General Manager Red Hat
- Ron Tolido, VP & CTO Capgemini
- Bryan Cheung, Founder & CEO Liferay ; Eric Kluijfhout, Open Universiteit
Open Source Conference Host: Gijs Hillenius
As the global enterprises and cloud providers continue to prove, the benefits of using Open Source software go well beyond cost-cutting. Open Source has evolved into an exceptional way to deliver high quality solutions that boost productivity and foster innovation. Next generation web applications rely increasingly on Open Source. See also this Accenture Survey.
Where and when
Where: Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ, Piet Heinkade 1, 1019 BR Amsterdam, The Netherlands
When: Friday November 26th 2010
The Open Source Conference 2010 was organized at the Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ in Amsterdam. This unique location opened its doors in 2005 and has been internationally rewarded for its exceptional design.
Plenary sessions were conducted in the main Concert Hall whereas the breakout sessions were in the BAM Hall on the top level of the building as well as in the main Concert Hall. The information market has provided both visitors and exhibitors with excellent opportunities for networking and community building in an open and very contemporary atmosphere.
The program for this full day event comprised strong, current and independent presentations by first class speakers and practice experts. Plenary keynotes were delivered by the Founding Partners (Accenture and Red Hat) and Platinum Sponsors. Breakout sessions were presented by Gold Sponsors.
The Open Source Conference mainly aimed at IT Management; IT Professionals and Business Management, including CIO’s and CxO’s; IT managers; Team leads; IT architects and consultants; Developers and Integration specialists; business development professionals and other professionals who are interested in creating business value from Open Source based solutions.