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3 Days: December 16th-18th, 2020

Open Core Summit Digital 2020

The Second Annual Global COSS (Commercial Open-Source) Ecosystem Conference: Join this year from the comfort of your home, online!

  • 3 Days, 10K+ Attendees, 50+ Sponsors, 200+ Speakers, 10+ Breakout Tracks, Around-The-World

    We are thrilled to welcome you to join the COSS ecosystem community conference! This year, the second OCS is going totally digital and happening online. We expect 10,000+ attendees, 200~ speakers, 50+ sponsors, 10+ tracks and more. OCS 2020 Digital will be produced on a new digital conference platform that offers engaging, immersive networking, lead generation, learning opportunities and more facilities that webinars and traditional video streaming events have never provided before.

  • What is Open Core Summit?

    Open Core Summit (OCS) is the world’s ecosystem conference focused on accelerating the democratization and distribution of knowledge in the the rapidly growing COSS (Commercial Open-Source) category leveraging the power of FOSS, Open Core oriented platforms in service of unlocking differentiated, capital efficient, positive-sum communities of the future!

  • Who should attend?

    OCS brings together builders, founders, enterprises, software and hardware developers, investors, analysts, team members and everyone excited and keen to learn, meet and collaborate on all things at the intersection of Open-Source and business.

Keynote Speakers

Keynotes brought to you by leading executives, founders, creators, leaders and investors across the world's most successful COSS companies and ecosystem participants.

  • Amr Awadallah

    Google Cloud

    VP of Developer Relations

  • Bob Young

    Lulu

    Co-Founder and Founding CEO of Red Hat, Founder at Lulu, Serial Entrepreneur

  • Brian Chan

    Liferay

    Founder | Chief Software Architect

  • Calista Redmond

    RISC-V International

    CEO, RISC-V International

  • Cheryl Hung

    Cloud Native Computing Foundation / Linux Foundation

    VP Ecosystem

  • Dave McJannet

    HashiCorp

    CEO

  • Debanjan Saha

    Google

    VP/GM, Data Analytics

  • Eliot Horowitz

    MongoDB

    Co-Founder of MongoDB

  • Emil Eifrem

    Neo4j

    Founder and CEO

  • Fabien Pinckaers

    Odoo

    Founder and CEO

  • Glenn Solomon

    GGV Capital

    Managing Partner

  • Guy Podjarny

    Snyk

    President / Co-Founder

  • Heather Meeker

    O'Melveny & Myers and OSS Capital

    Open-Source Licensing Specialist: Attorney and Portfolio Partner

  • Jess Lee

    DEV Community

    Co-Founder

  • Jono Bacon

    Jono Bacon Consulting

    Founder

  • Joseph Jacks

    OSS Capital

    Founder

  • Justin Borgman

    Starburst Data

    Co-Founder, CEO and Chairman

  • Kathryn Erickson

    DataStax

    Go to Market Strategy

  • Kyle Carberry

    Coder

    CEO, Co-Founder

  • Liz Rice

    Aqua Security

    VP Open Source Engineering

  • Matt Mullenweg

    Automattic

    Founder & CEO

  • Melissa Di Donato

    SUSE

    Chief Executive Officer

  • Mike Volpi

    Index Ventures

    Partner

  • Navin Chaddha

    Mayfield

    Managing Director

  • Ofer Bengal

    Redis Labs

    Co-Founder & CEO

  • R. Edward Freeman

    University of Virginia

    University Professor; Elis and Signe Olsson Professor of Business Administration

  • Rosalind Benoit

    Armory

    Director of Community

  • Salil Deshpande

    Uncorrelated Ventures

    General Partner

  • Shawn Wilkinson

    Tardigrade

    Founder and Chief Strategy Officer

  • Shlomi Ben Haim

    JFrog

    Co-Founder and CEO

  • Tas Giakouminakis

    Rapid7

    Chief Technology Officer | Co-Founder

  • Will Hayes

    Lucidworks

    CEO

  • Zachary Smith

    Equinix

    MD, Bare Metal

Breakout Speakers

Breakout Tracks will be focused on practical, hands-on learnings and insights in COSS focused on Product, Community Building, Enterprise Use and Trends, Business Models, Licensing, Engineering, Hiring and beyond!

  • Alexander Vidiborskiy

    Atomico

    Principal

  • Alexandre Eruimy

    PrestaShop

    CEO

  • Aliza Carpio

    Intuit

    Principal Tech Evangelist

  • Alois Reitbauer

    Dynatrace

    Chief Technology Strategist

  • Alyssa Miller

    Snyk

    Application Security Advocate

  • Amber Graner

    Corelight

    Director of Community

  • Amit Karp

    Bessemer Venture Partners

    Partner

  • Anshu Agarwal

    Nimbella

    CEO | Co-Founder

  • Antti Karjalainen

    Robocorp

    Founder and CEO

  • Ariel Jatib

    NetApp

    Business Development Manager | CNCF Ambassador

  • Astasia Myers

    Redpoint Ventures

    Venture Capitalist

  • Astrid Atkinson

    Camus Energy

    Co-Founder and CEO

  • Aurick Qiao

    Petuum

    Principal Engineer

  • Avi Press

    Scarf

    Founder

  • Bastian Ike

    AOE

    Security Division Lead

  • Ben Bromhead

    Instaclustr

    Co-founder and CTO

  • Bilgin Ibryam

    Red Hat

    Product Manager

  • Braden Hancock

    Snorkel AI

    Co-Founder & Head of Technology

  • Brett Davis

    iXsystems

    Executive Vice President

  • Brianne Kimmel

    Worklife Ventures

    Founder

  • Bruce Momjian

    EnterpriseDB

    Vice President | Postgres Evangelist

  • Bucky Moore

    Kleiner Perkins

    Partner

  • Cara Baestlein

    Snowplow Analytics

    Product Manager

  • Cesare Garlati

    Hex Five Security, Inc.

    Founder | CEO

  • Christian John (CJ)

    Tier IV, Inc.

    VP of Business Development

  • Christie Lenneville

    GitLab

    VP of User Experience

  • Christine Bakan

    Roche Sequencing Solutions

    VP, Software and Bioinformatics, Next Generation Sequencing

  • Cindy Sanders

    Adobe

    Director, Cloud Engineering

  • Clément Delangue

    Hugging Face

    CEO

  • Dave Cole

    Open Raven

    CEO | Founder

  • Dave Nielsen

    Traceable

    Head of Community

  • Dave Stokes

    Oracle Corporation

    MySQL Community Manager at Oracle

  • David FIOU

    Société Générale

    Head of Societe Generale Technology Governance

  • David Henkel-Wallace

    A. B. Scott and Company

    Partner

  • Deepthi Sigireddi

    PlanetScale

    Software Engineer

  • Dhruba Borthakur

    Rockset

    Co-founder and CTO

  • Di Zhu

    VESoft

    Project Manager of Nebula Graph

  • Dietmar Rietsch

    Pimcore

    CEO | Founder

  • Dipti Borkar

    Ahana

    Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer

  • Dor Laor

    ScyllaDB

    CEO

  • Dr. Einat Orr

    Treeverse

    Co-founder and CEO

  • Dr. Lorenz Meier

    Auterion

    Co-Founder | CTO

  • Dr. Sebastian Wedeniwski

    Standard Chartered Bank

    CIO Technology Strategy | aXess

  • Dr. Shuli Goodman

    Linux Foundation Energy

    Founder and Executive Director

  • Eddie A Tejeda

    18F

    Director of Cloud.gov

  • Eric Saraniecki

    Digital Asset

    Co-Founder

  • Frank Karlitschek

    Nextcloud

    Founder

  • Gabriel Engel

    Rocket.Chat

    CEO | Founder

  • Gabriele Columbro

    FINOS

    Executive Director

  • Gaurav Gupta

    Lightspeed Venture Partners

    Partner

  • Gil Yehuda

    Verizon Media

    Sr. Director of Open Source

  • Hadi Hariri

    JetBrains

    VP of Developer Advocacy

  • Hans Dockter

    Gradle

    CEO

  • Haoyuan Li

    Alluxio

    Open Source at the cross of AI, Big Data, and Cloud

  • Heather Rocker

    Drupal Association

    Global Executive Director

  • Idit Levine

    Solo

    CEO and Founder

  • Indira Bhatt

    Consultant

    Principal

  • Jack Naglieri

    Panther Labs Inc

    Founder & CEO

  • James Dixon

    Phuzzlings Inc

    Chief Technology Officer

  • James Hawkins

    PostHog

    Co-Founder and CEO

  • Jasmine Jaksic

    Google

    Staff TPM

  • Jason Knight

    OctoML

    CPO and Co-founder

  • Jason Shepherd

    ZEDEDA

    VP of Ecosystem

  • Javier de la Torre

    CARTO

    Founder & Chief Strategy Officer

  • Jeff Luszcz

    ZebraCatZebra

    Consultant

  • Jesse Walden

    Variant Fund

    Managing Partner

  • Jocelyn Matthews

    Tardigrade

    Community Manager

  • Joe Duffy

    Pulumi

    Founder and CEO

  • Johannes Landgraf

    Gitpod

    Chief Commercial Officer

  • John Roberts

    MotionGEO

    Founder

  • Joni Klippert

    StackHawk

    Co-Founder | CEO

  • Jorge Ferrer

    Liferay Inc

    Vice President, Engineering

  • Jorge Torres

    MindsDB

    Co-Founder & CEO

  • Jose Manrique Lopez

    Bitergia

    CEO

  • Josh Dzielak

    Orbit

    Co-Founder | CTO

  • Joshua McKenty

    EQ Labs, Inc.

    Change Agent

  • Joshua Montgomery

    Mycroft AI Inc.

    Founder

  • Julia Schottenstein

    NEA

    Principal

  • Julien Le Dem

    Datakin

    CTO

  • Kam Leung

    Papercups

    CEO

  • Kapil Thangavelu

    Stacklet

    Co-founder | CTO

  • Kara Nortman

    Upfront Ventures

    Partner

  • Katherine Johnson

    Tardigrade

    General Counsel, VP of Compliance & People Ops

  • Katie Gamanji

    American Express

    Cloud Platform Engineer

  • Kevin McLaughlin

    The Information

    Technology Reporter

  • Kevin Owocki

    Gitcoin

    Founder

  • Kevin Ryan

    Arm

    Senior Director - Ecosystem and Developer

  • Kevin Xu

    Interconnected, COSS Media

    Investor

  • Kim Maida

    Gatsby

    Head of Developer Relations & Community

  • Konstantine Buhler

    Sequoia Capital

    Partner

  • Kristopher Francisco

    Evolute

    Founder and CEO

  • Lei Zhang

    Alibaba

    Staff Engineer

  • Leonid Bugaev

    Tyk

    Head of Engineering

  • Lisa Sanders

    ZEDEDA

    VP of Operations and Chief of Staff

  • Lonne Jaffe

    Insight Partners

    Managing Director

  • Lucia Loher

    Jina AI

    Product Manager

  • Madhura Maskasky

    Platform9

    VP Product

  • Mady Mantha

    Rasa

    Senior Technical Evangelist

  • Manasi Vartak

    Verta INC

    Founder & CEO

  • Marc Lind

    Aras

    SVP Strategy

  • Marc Linster

    EDB Postgres

    Chief Technology Officer

  • Marcel van Lohuizen

    Google

    CUE author

  • Mario Rodriguez

    GitHub

    VP of Product

  • Mark Curphey

    Open Raven

    Chief Product Officer

  • Martin Etmajer

    Boehringer Ingelheim

    Chief Platform Architect

  • Martin Mao

    Chronosphere

    Co-Founder and CEO

  • Matt Barker

    Jetstack

    Co-Founder and President

  • Matthew Gregory

    Ockam

    CEO / Founder

  • Maxim Fateev

    Temporal Technologies

    CEO | Co-Founder

  • Maya Kaczorowski

    GitHub

    Senior Director of Product Management

  • Michael Bretti

    Applied Ion Systems

    Founder

  • Michael Picht

    SAP

    Chief Development Architect

  • Michelle Brechtelsbauer

    Energy Impact Center

    Director, Stakeholder Relations

  • Michelle Brinich

    Yugabyte

    Sr. Director, Community & Marketing

  • Miguel Valdés Faura

    Bonitasoft

    Founder and CEO

  • Mike Droesch

    Bessemer Venture Partners

    Investor

  • Mike Freedman

    Timescale

    Co-Founder | CTO

  • Moisey Uretsky

    DigitalOcean

    Co-Founder

  • Moon soo Lee

    Staroid

    CEO | Founder

  • Morgan Mahlock

    In-Q-Tel

    Senior Associate

  • Naveed Sherwani

    SiFive

    CEO

  • Nhan Vu

    Arimo

    Data Scientist

  • Niall Crosby

    ag-Grid

    Founder and CEO

  • Nicolas M. Chaillan

    United States Air Force

    Chief Software Officer

  • Nnamdi Iregbulem

    Lightspeed Venture Partners

    Partner

  • Osmar Olivo

    Inrupt

    VP of Product Management

  • Paul Copplestone

    Supabase

    CEO | Co-Founder

  • Peter Wang

    Anaconda

    CEO | Co-Founder

  • Peter Zaitsev

    Percona

    CEO | Co-Founder

  • Piero Molino PhD

    Stanford University

    Staff Research Scientist

  • Pierre Burgy

    Strapi

    Co-Founder and CEO

  • Prasanna Mestha

    Clarifai

    Founder, PrivJs Inc.

  • Richard Daley

    Retired

    Water Skier and SUP Surfer

  • Robert Hodges

    Altinity Inc.

    CEO

  • Robert Nishihara

    Anyscale

    Co-Founder and CEO

  • Roberto Galoppini

    Business Follows

    CEO

  • Rocio Montes

    Intuit

    Staff Software Engineer

  • Rudina Seseri

    Glasswing Ventures

    Founder | Managing Partner

  • Sabitha Krishnamurthy

    Cisco

    Senior Director

  • Sahir Azam

    MongoDB

    Chief Product Officer

  • Salil Deshpande

    Uncorrelated Ventures

    General Partner

  • Sameer Al-Sakran

    Metabase

    CEO

  • Sanjiva Weerawarana

    WSO2

    Founder and CEO

  • Sebastian Scheele

    Kubermatic

    CEO

  • Shodipo Ayomide

    Fleek

    Senior Developer Advocate

  • Simon Crosby

    Swim

    Chief Technology Officer

  • Simon Redfern

    Open Bank Project

    CEO of TESOBE | Founder of the Open Bank Project

  • Spencer Kimball

    Cockroach Labs

    CEO and Co-Founder

  • Syrus Akbary

    Wasmer

    Founder & CEO

  • Thomas Graf

    Isovalent

    Co-Founder | CTO

  • Thomas Hatch

    SaltStack, Inc.

    CTO

  • Tim Nolet

    Checkly

    Founder

  • Tim Sehn

    Liquidata

    Founder and CEO

  • Todd Ouska

    wolfSSL

    Founder | Chief Technology Officer

  • Tom Coleman

    Chromatic

    CTO | Founder

  • Trang Nguyen

    Trusted Insight

    Co-founder/ Senior Portfolio Manager at TI Platform Management

  • Tristan Handy

    Fishtown Analytics

    Founder & CEO

  • Uday Tatiraju

    Oracle

    Tech Lead | Principal Architect

  • Vanessa Fernandes

    Itau

    CTO Emerging Tech and Open Source

  • Zack Urlocker

    Gatsby

    COO

  • Zohar Babin

    Kaltura

    EVP Platform & Growth

Agenda at a glance

  • Wednesday

    12/16

    1. 9:00am - 5:00pm Single-Track Livestream Keynote Presentations and Breaks
  • Thursday

    12/17

    1. 9:00am - 5:00pm 10+ breakout tracks focused on Product, Community, Enterprise, Hiring, Strategy, Finance, Marketing, Sales and more!
  • Friday

    12/18

    1. 9:00pm - 5:00pm Workshops, Pitch Sessions, Labs, Networking and more!

Sponsors

Sponsoring OCS presents a unique opportunity to closely engage and gain exposure to valuable mindshare in COSS, developer communities and more. The inaugural OCS in 2019 brought together 1,000~ attendees, 100~ speakers and 40~ sponsors to deliver the COSS ecosystem highly focused signal, insights, learnings and access to the leading innovators, builders and creators of Open-Source enabled technology companies of the future. We have a wide range of sponsorship opportunities available and would love for you to join the COSS movement!

Headline Sponsors

    Diamond Sponsors

    • Cisco

      Cisco is the world leader in networking for the Internet. The company was founded in 1984 by two computer scientists from Stanford University seeking an easier way to connect different types of computer systems.

    Platinum Sponsors

    • Arimo helps you build your enterprise brain with the world’s most innovative Behavioral AI solutions. Arimo Behavioral AI™ empowers you to predict the future by understanding behavior patterns over time and fully unleashing the potential of Big Data. Immediately harness the value from your time-series data with minimal effort within days, not months, and generate new services for your customers.

      Arimo

      Arimo helps you build your enterprise brain with the world’s most innovative Behavioral AI solutions. Arimo Behavioral AI™ empowers you to predict the future by understanding behavior patterns over time and fully unleashing the potential of Big Data. Immediately harness the value from your time-series data with minimal effort within days, not months, and generate new services for your customers.

    • Packet, an Equinix company, makes infrastructure a competitive advantage for the leading companies of the world with globally-available, developer-friendly bare metal and a neutral, interconnected ecosystem of networks, software, and solution partners. Our mission is to protect, connect, and power the digital world. Learn more at www.packet.com

      Packet

      Packet, an Equinix company, makes infrastructure a competitive advantage for the leading companies of the world with globally-available, developer-friendly bare metal and a neutral, interconnected ecosystem of networks, software, and solution partners. Our mission is to protect, connect, and power the digital world. Learn more at www.packet.com

    • Skills Matter powers the world’s most innovative businesses by bringing together technology creators, users and adopters to learn skills, share expertise, and evolve ideas. With 150,000+ members from 126 countries, Skills Matter is one of the world's largest communities of software engineers. Every year we organise and host hundreds of expert-led talks, conferences, meetups and workshops on the topics that truly matter to engineering teams.

      Skills Matter

      Skills Matter powers the world’s most innovative businesses by bringing together technology creators, users and adopters to learn skills, share expertise, and evolve ideas. With 150,000+ members from 126 countries, Skills Matter is one of the world's largest communities of software engineers. Every year we organise and host hundreds of expert-led talks, conferences, meetups and workshops on the topics that truly matter to engineering teams.

    • Styra enables enterprises to define, enforce, and validate security across their Kubernetes environments. With a combination of Open Source (Open Policy Agent) and commercial solutions (Declarative Authorization Service), Styra provides compliance guardrails to secure applications and ease compliance. Styra’s policy-as-code solution let DevOps and Security teams mitigate risks, reduce human error, and accelerate app development. Learn more at styra.com.

      Styra

      Styra enables enterprises to define, enforce, and validate security across their Kubernetes environments. With a combination of Open Source (Open Policy Agent) and commercial solutions (Declarative Authorization Service), Styra provides compliance guardrails to secure applications and ease compliance. Styra’s policy-as-code solution let DevOps and Security teams mitigate risks, reduce human error, and accelerate app development. Learn more at styra.com.

    Gold Sponsors

    • Armory provides an enterprise distribution of Spinnaker, the cloud native, open source, continuous delivery platform that creates a paved road for your developers to deploy with speed and resilience.

      Armory

      Armory provides an enterprise distribution of Spinnaker, the cloud native, open source, continuous delivery platform that creates a paved road for your developers to deploy with speed and resilience.

    • DataStax is the company behind the massively scalable, highly available, cloud-native NoSQL database built on Apache Cassandra.

      Datastax

      DataStax is the company behind the massively scalable, highly available, cloud-native NoSQL database built on Apache Cassandra.

    • Where programmers share ideas and help each other grow—A constructive and inclusive social network.

      DEV Community

      Where programmers share ideas and help each other grow—A constructive and inclusive social network.