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3 Days: November 4th-6th, 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.

  • 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

  • Glenn Solomon

    GGV Capital

    Managing Partner

  • Heather Meeker

    O'Melveny & Myers and OSS Capital

    Open-Source Licensing Specialist: Attorney and Portfolio Partner

  • Jono Bacon

    Jono Bacon Consulting

    Founder

  • Kathryn Erickson

    DataStax

    Go to Market Strategy

  • Kyle Carberry

    Coder

    Co-Founder

  • Liz Rice

    Aqua Security

    VP Open Source Engineering

  • Navin Chaddha

    Mayfield

    Managing Director

  • R. Edward Freeman

    University of Virginia

    University Professor; Elis and Signe Olsson Professor of Business Administration

  • Rosalind Benoit

    Armory

    Director of Community

  • Shawn Wilkinson

    Tardigrade

    Founder and Chief Strategy Officer

  • Sushila Sahay

    Lightbend, INC

    EVP, Cloud and People

  • 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!

  • Aliza Carpio

    Intuit

    Principal Tech Evangelist

  • Alyssa Miller

    Snyk

    Application Security Advocate

  • Amber Graner

    Corelight

    Director of Community

  • 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

  • Avi Press

    Scarf

    Founder

  • Bastian Ike

    AOE

    Security Division Lead

  • Bilgin Ibryam

    Red Hat

    Product Manager

  • Braden Hancock

    Snorkel AI

    Co-Founder & Head of Technology

  • Brian Chan

    Liferay

    Founder | Chief Software Architect

  • Brian Teeman

    Joomla!

    Co-Founder

  • 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

  • Clément Delangue

    Hugging Face

    CEO

  • Dave Cole

    Open Raven

    CEO | Founder

  • Dave Stokes

    Oracle Corporation

    MySQL Community Manager at Oracle

  • David FIOU

    Société Générale

    Head of Societe Generale Technology Governance

  • Deepthi Sigireddi

    PlanetScale

    Software Engineer

  • Dietmar Rietsch

    Pimcore

    CEO | Founder

  • Dipti Borkar

    Ahana

    Co-Founder & Chief Product Officer

  • 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

  • Frank Karlitschek

    Nextcloud

    Founder

  • Gabriele Columbro

    FINOS

    Executive Director

  • Gaurav Gupta

    Lightspeed Venture Partners

    Partner

  • Hadi Hariri

    JetBrains

    VP of Developer Advocacy

  • Haoyuan Li

    Alluxio

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

  • Heather Rocker

    Drupal Association

    Global Executive Director

  • Indira Bhatt

    Consultant

    Principal

  • James Dixon

    Phuzzlings Inc

    Chief Technology Officer

  • James Hawkins

    PostHog

    Co-Founder and CEO

  • Jasmine Jaksic

    Google

    Staff TPM

  • Javier de la Torre

    CARTO

    Founder & Chief Strategy Officer

  • Jeff Luszcz

    ZebraCatZebra

    Consultant

  • Jess Lee

    DEV Community

    Co-Founder

  • Jesse Walden

    Variant Fund

    Managing Partner

  • Jocelyn Matthews

    Tardigrade

    Community Manager

  • Joe Duffy

    Pulumi

    Founder and CEO

  • Johannes Landgraf

    Gitpod

    Chief Commercial Officer

  • 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

  • Julia Schottenstein

    NEA

    Principal

  • Julien Le Dem

    Datakin

    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

    Founder and Author

  • 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

  • Madhura Maskasky

    Platform9

    VP Product

  • Mady Mantha

    Rasa

    Senior Technical Evangelist

  • Marc Linster

    EDB Postgres

    Chief Technology Officer

  • Marcel van Lohuizen

    Google

    CUE author

  • Mario Rodriguez

    GitHub

    Senior Director of Product Management

  • Mark Curphey

    Open Raven

    Chief Product Officer

  • Martin Etmajer

    Boehringer Ingelheim

    Chief Platform Architect

  • Martin Mao

    Chronosphere

    Co-Founder and CEO

  • Maxim Fateev

    Temporal Technologies

    CEO | Co-Founder

  • Michael Bretti

    Applied Ion Systems

    Founder

  • Michelle Brechtelsbauer

    Energy Impact Center

    Director, Stakeholder Relations

  • Mike Freedman

    Timescale

    Co-Founder | CTO

  • Moisey Uretsky

    DigitalOcean

    Co-Founder

  • Moon soo Lee

    Staroid

    CEO | Founder

  • Morgan Littlewood

    iXsystems

    SVP Product Management

  • Morgan Mahlock

    In-Q-Tel

    Senior Associate

  • Naveed Sherwani

    SiFive

    CEO

  • 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

  • Peter Zaitsev

    Percona

    CEO | Co-Founder

  • Piero Molino PhD

    Stanford University

    Staff Research Scientist

  • Pierre Burgy

    Strapi

    Co-Founder and CEO

  • Richard Daley

    Retired

    Water Skier and SUP Surfer

  • 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

  • Sebastian Scheele

    Kubermatic

    CEO

  • Shaaron A Alvares

    T-Mobile

    Sr. Agile DevOps Transformation Coach

  • 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

  • Tas Giakouminakis

    Rapid7

    Chief Technology Officer | Co-Founder

  • Thomas Graf

    Isovalent

    Co-Founder | CTO

  • Thomas Hatch

    SatlStack, Inc.

    CTO

  • Tim Sehn

    Liquidata

    Founder and CEO

  • 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

  • Zohar Babin

    Kaltura

    EVP Platform & Growth

Agenda at a glance

  • Wednesday

    11/4

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

    11/5

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

    11/6

    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

    • Real-World Enterprise AI (Energy Optimization, Predictive Maintenance). Acquired by Panasonic.

      Arimo

      Real-World Enterprise AI (Energy Optimization, Predictive Maintenance). Acquired by Panasonic.

    • 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. And if you can’t be there for the live session, recordings of our events are available 24/7 in our free online library of SkillsCast videos. For further information visit skillsmatter.com

      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. And if you can’t be there for the live session, recordings of our events are available 24/7 in our free online library of SkillsCast videos. For further information visit skillsmatter.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.

    • 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.

    • Gatsby, made up of Gatsby Open Source and Gatsby Cloud, is the modern web development tool to help developers and creators of all kinds build and collaborate on websites without limits. Our mission is to create a better web for everyone, where security, performance, accessibility, and modern tooling are defaults, not afterthoughts.

      Gatsby

      Gatsby, made up of Gatsby Open Source and Gatsby Cloud, is the modern web development tool to help developers and creators of all kinds build and collaborate on websites without limits. Our mission is to create a better web for everyone, where security, performance, accessibility, and modern tooling are defaults, not afterthoughts.

    • Hex Five is the creator of MultiZone Security, the quick and safe way to add security and separation to embedded applications. MultiZone provides hardware-enforced software-defined separation of multiple trusted execution environments to shield critical functionality from untrusted third-party software components. MultiZone enables the freedom to innovate with multi sourced components like open source software, third-party libraries, and legacy binaries that can be configured in minutes to achieve an unprecedented level of safety and security. MultiZone is entirely built on free and open standards and freely available for download on GitHub at https://github.com/hex-five

      Hex Five

      Hex Five is the creator of MultiZone Security, the quick and safe way to add security and separation to embedded applications. MultiZone provides hardware-enforced software-defined separation of multiple trusted execution environments to shield critical functionality from untrusted third-party software components. MultiZone enables the freedom to innovate with multi sourced components like open source software, third-party libraries, and legacy binaries that can be configured in minutes to achieve an unprecedented level of safety and security. MultiZone is entirely built on free and open standards and freely available for download on GitHub at https://github.com/hex-five

    • We’re reengineering the way that teams of all sizes communicate. Our private cloud messaging solution is secure, configurable, and highly-scalable. As the market for workplace messaging thrives, we see enterprises facing a huge challenge: use the popular tools that let them move fast or move more slowly, but maintain high standards for security and privacy. In response we created the only messaging platform built specifically for security-conscious DevOps and IT teams.

      Mattermost

      We’re reengineering the way that teams of all sizes communicate. Our private cloud messaging solution is secure, configurable, and highly-scalable. As the market for workplace messaging thrives, we see enterprises facing a huge challenge: use the popular tools that let them move fast or move more slowly, but maintain high standards for security and privacy. In response we created the only messaging platform built specifically for security-conscious DevOps and IT teams.

    • LINAGORA is a world leader in Open Source solutions, founded in France in the year 2000 with over 200 team members globally across France (Paris, Toulouse, Lyon and Marseille), Belgium (Brussels) Vietnam (Hanoi) and Tunisia (Tunis).

      LINAGORA

      LINAGORA is a world leader in Open Source solutions, founded in France in the year 2000 with over 200 team members globally across France (Paris, Toulouse, Lyon and Marseille), Belgium (Brussels) Vietnam (Hanoi) and Tunisia (Tunis).

    • Nebula Graph is an open-source graph database unmatched in its ability to host super large-scale graphs using billions of vertices (nodes) and trillions of edges with milliseconds of latency. This empowers businesses to reveal untapped value buried in complex data.

      Nebula Graph

      Nebula Graph is an open-source graph database unmatched in its ability to host super large-scale graphs using billions of vertices (nodes) and trillions of edges with milliseconds of latency. This empowers businesses to reveal untapped value buried in complex data.

    Silver Sponsors

    • Bitergia

      Bitergia helps managers, software development teams, community specialists, and executive officers understand the software development projects that matter to them. Bitergia provides a ready to use open source analytics platform and 15+ years of experience working with all kinds of organizations to answer managers’ questions and help them reach their business goals effectively and efficiently. Our professional services allow customers to save time, and resources, to get an integrated platform and the knowledge to reach their full management potential.

    • Efabless

      We are a Marketplace for innovators. We connect a global community of skilled designers with a global community of customers with real and unmet needs. We are a platform that applies open community innovation to all aspects of Analog and Mixed Signal IC and IP development and commercialization. We give designers the means to define, develop, collaborate, tinker and monetize their work. We take the “No” out of Innovation. We bring back the “2 guys in a garage” to the semiconductor industry.

    • Kong

      Kong delivers the only open source API gateway and platform designed for modern architectures, including microservices, cloud-native and serverless architectures. Developers, DevOps engineers and solutions architects at organizations ranging from startups to Fortune 500 enterprises use Kong to effectively secure, connect and orchestrate APIs within modern architectures to help meet evolving demands for scalability, performance and flexibility.

    • Mayfield

      Mayfield is a global venture capital firm with a people-first philosophy and $2.5 billion under management. Mayfield invests primarily in early-stage consumer, enterprise and health IT companies. Since its founding 50 years ago, the firm has invested in more than 530 companies, resulting in 117 IPOs and more than 200 mergers or acquisitions. Some notable investments include HashiCorp, Lyft, Marketo, Mammoth Biosciences, Moat, Poshmark, ServiceMax and SolarCity. For more information, go to https://www.mayfield.com or follow @MayfieldFund.

    • New Enterprise Associates

      New Enterprise Associates, Inc. (NEA) is a global venture capital firm focused on helping entrepreneurs build transformational businesses across multiple stages, sectors and geographies. With nearly $24 billion in cumulative committed capital since the firm’s founding in 1977, NEA invests in technology and healthcare companies at all stages in a company’s lifecycle, from seed stage through IPO. The firm's long track record of successful investing includes more than 230 portfolio company IPOs and more than 390 mergers and acquisitions. www.nea.com

    • QuestDB

      QuestDB is an open source SQL database designed to process time-series data, faster. QuestDB’s software architecture has been designed from the ground up to be as close to the hardware structure as possible - offering breakthrough performance. Through QuestDB, companies can harness the power of real-time and big data processing by handling billions of time-stamped events without relying on powerful hardware. The team includes low-latency trading engineers veterans spanning decades of experience. QuestDB is backed by leading venture capital funds and headquartered in London and San Francisco with a globally distributed team.

    • Sentrium

      VyOS is a fully open-source network OS that provides a wide range of features for any network, from small businesses to Internet service providers. It runs on commodity x86 hardware from desktop router boards to large servers, as well as virtualized in all popular hypervisors and multiple clouds hosting platforms including VMware, KVM, Xen, Amazon EC2, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform and more. Our aim is to provide the reliability and user experience of traditional hardware routers, without getting tied to any specified hardware or software vendor.

    • StackHawk

      StackHawk makes it simple for developers to find, triage, and fix application security bugs. Scan your application for AppSec bugs, triage and fix with provided documentation, and automate in your pipeline to prevent future bugs from hitting prod. Find. Scan your application with a single Docker based command. Triage. Fix high priority items in flight, add lower priority bugs to the backlog, and mark noise as do-not-fix. Fix. With provided fix documentation, solve the problem and get back to building features. Automate. Add to the CI/CD pipeline to ensure that security bugs don’t hit production.

    Iron Sponsors

    • IVP

      A later-stage venture capital and growth equity firm

    • iXsystems

      iXsystems provides the best enterprise storage & servers driven by Open Source. Developers of FreeNAS, the #1 Open Source storage operating system.

    • Lightspeed

      The future isn’t built by dreamers. It’s built today, by doers. It’s crafted by people who live on the edge of cultural trends and understand where things are heading. Building tomorrow is the work of many hands and minds, not one person alone. And the future hinges on the support of a partner who understands that. At Lightspeed we believe tomorrow is built today.

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