LinuxWorld Conference & Expo Call For Papers Now Open

IDG World Expo


IDG World Expo today opened its Call For Papers for LinuxWorld(R) Conference & Expo, the premier event exclusively focused on Linux and open source solutions. The deadline for submissions is February 22, 2008.


Moscone Center

747 Howard Street

San Francisco, CA


Conferences: August 4-7, 2008

Expo: August 5-7, 2008


Linux and open source technology subject matter experts


Proposals can be submitted using the following url:


LinuxWorld will focus on emerging trends and the latest market developments. The conference programs are designed around the following tracks:

— Applications

— Desktop Linux

— Quick and Dirty Development

— Legal and Licensing

— System Troubleshooting

— Security

— Virtualization, HPC and Grid

In addition, 2008 will mark the launch of the new Mobile Linux Conference at LinuxWorld featuring tracks on:

— Mobile Linux Platforms

— Building Applications on Mobile Linux

Sessions: Sessions are one hour in length, and include panels, case studies from customers, and technical sessions.

Tutorials: In addition to these tracks we are also looking for proposals for Tutorials, which are three-hour workshops on each topic (attendee workbooks are required).