Project

General

Profile

OsmoCon2017 » History » Version 44

laforge, 04/25/2017 01:01 PM

1 1 laforge
{{>toc}}
2 1 laforge
3 5 laforge
!{width:300px}OsmoCon.png!
4 5 laforge
5 2 laforge
h1. OsmoCon 2017
6 1 laforge
7 3 laforge
*OsmoCon (Osmocom Conference) 2017 is the first technical conference for Osmocom users, operators and developers!*
8 1 laforge
9 3 laforge
For the first time ever, the Osmocom Conference brings together users, operators and developers of the Osmocom Open Source cellular infrastructure projects, such as OsmoBTS, OsmoBSC, OsmoSGSN, OpenGGSN and others.
10 1 laforge
11 9 laforge
OsmoCon 2017 is your opportunity to deepen your understanding of Osmocom technology and to meet other people in and around the Osmocom Ecosystem. 
12 8 laforge
13 9 laforge
Join us for a day of presentations and discussions with the main developers behind Open Source Mobile Communications, as well as commercial and non-profit users of the Osmocom cellular infrastructure software.
14 3 laforge
15 1 laforge
h2. Date
16 1 laforge
17 1 laforge
Save the Date: OsmoCon 2017 is scheduled on *April 21st, 2017*
18 1 laforge
19 15 laforge
The event is expected to start at *9:00 am* and sessions will continue until about *6:00 pm*.  We will conclude the day with a *social event at night*, so please make sure you stay the night in Berlin and leave only on the 22nd.
20 1 laforge
21 17 laforge
h2. Programme
22 1 laforge
23 23 laforge
Short abstracts about the programma are available at [[OsmoCon2017_Programme]].  For the schedule overview, see below:
24 1 laforge
25 21 laforge
h3. Schedule 
26 1 laforge
27 40 laforge
|_.From|_.To|_.Title|_.Speaker|_.Video|_.Slides|
28 37 laforge
|08:00|09:00|%{color:green}Registration open%|-|-|
29 43 laforge
|09:00|09:15|Welcome / Introduction / Osmocom Project 101|Harald Welte|"Video":https://media.ccc.de/v/osmocon17-4001-welcome_introduction_osmocom_project_101|attachment:welcome.pdf|
30 44 laforge
|09:15|10:00|Running a basic circuit-switched Osmocom GSM network|Harald Welte|"Video":https://media.ccc.de/v/osmocon17-4002-running_a_basic_circuit_switched_osmocom_gsm_network|
31 37 laforge
|10:00|10:30|%{color:green}Morning break%|-|-|
32 44 laforge
|10:30|11:00|Configuring + running GPRS/EDGE data services with OsmoPCU, OsmoSGSN and OpenGGSN|Daniel Willmann|"Video":https://media.ccc.de/v/osmocon17-4003-configuring_running_gprs_edge_data_services_with_osmopcu_osmosgsn_and_openggsn|attachment:running_gprs.pdf|
33 37 laforge
|11:00|11:30|Interfacing with VoIP using osmo-sip-connector|Philipp Maier|"Video":https://media.ccc.de/v/osmocon17-4004-interfacing_with_voip_using_osmo_sip_connector|
34 38 laforge
|11:30|12:00|Setting up a 3G network using osmo-iuh and a femto/small cell|Neels Hofmeyr|"Video":https://media.ccc.de/v/osmocon17-4005-setting_up_a_3g_network_using_osmo_iuh_and_a_femto_small_cell|
35 37 laforge
|12:00|12:30|Using the Osmocom control interface|Max Suraev|"Video":https://media.ccc.de/v/osmocon17-4006-using_the_osmocom_control_interface|
36 37 laforge
|12:30|13:30|%{color:green}Lunch Break (complimentary Lunch at venue restaurant)%|-|-|
37 37 laforge
|13:30|14:00|Osmocom Roadmap|Harald Welte|"Video":https://media.ccc.de/v/osmocon17-4007-osmocom_roadmap|
38 41 laforge
|14:00|14:30|Reporting and investigating issues in Osmocom|Daniel Willmann|"Video":https://media.ccc.de/v/osmocon17-4008-reporting_and_investigating_issues_in_osmocom|attachment:investigating_issues.pdf|
39 37 laforge
|14:30|15:00|Osmocom Project Infrastructure (redmine, mailman, git, gerrit, jenkins)|Neels Hofmeyr|"Video":https://media.ccc.de/v/osmocon17-4009-osmocom_project_infrastructure_redmine_mailman_git_gerrit_jenkins_|
40 37 laforge
|15:00|15:30|Fundamental GSM radio frequency planning|Harald Welte|"Video":https://media.ccc.de/v/osmocon17-4010-fundamental_gsm_radio_frequency_planning|
41 37 laforge
|15:30|16:00|%{color:green}Afternoon Break%|-|-|
42 37 laforge
|16:00|16:30|Showcase: Running a commercial cellular network with OsmoBTS/OsmoPCU/OsmoBSC & co|Roch-Alexandre Nomine|"Video":https://media.ccc.de/v/osmocon17-4011-showcase_running_a_commercial_cellular_network_with_osmobts_osmopcu_osmobsc_co|
43 37 laforge
|16:30|17:00|Supported Base Station Hardware|Alexander Chemeris + Harald Welte|"Video":https://media.ccc.de/v/osmocon17-4012-supported_base_station_hardware|
44 37 laforge
|17:00|17:30|OpenCellular: Open Source Wireless Access Platform|Emily McMilin + Kashif Ali|"Video":https://media.ccc.de/v/osmocon17-4013-opencellular_open_source_wireless_access_platform|
45 37 laforge
|17:30|18:00|Community Cellular Manager|Omar Ramadan|"Video":https://media.ccc.de/v/osmocon17-4014-community_cellular_manager|
46 37 laforge
|18:00|18:30|Panel Discussion / Open Q&A session|Mod: Stephan Skrodzki|"Video":https://media.ccc.de/v/osmocon17-4015-panel_discussion_open_q_a_session|
47 4 laforge
48 29 laforge
From 19:30 till night: [[OsmoCon2017_SocialEvent]]
49 24 laforge
50 4 laforge
h2. Venue
51 4 laforge
52 4 laforge
<pre>
53 4 laforge
Jugendgaestehaus Hauptbahnhof
54 10 neels
Seydlitzstrasse 20
55 4 laforge
10557 Berlin
56 4 laforge
GERMANY
57 4 laforge
</pre>
58 4 laforge
59 1 laforge
The venue is in immediate vicinity of the Berlin Central Station (_Berlin Hauptbahnhof_)
60 11 neels
61 11 neels
"Map":http://osm.org/go/0MbFEGqd--?m=
62 1 laforge
63 1 laforge
h2. Tickets / Pricing
64 1 laforge
65 3 laforge
Tickets include
66 3 laforge
* access to all presentations
67 3 laforge
* complimentary snacks, coffee/tea and beverages during the morning and afternoon break
68 1 laforge
* lunch at the venue cafeteria
69 27 laforge
* [[OsmoCon2017_SocialEvent|social event]] in the evening, including buffet food and beverages
70 1 laforge
71 12 neels
Tickets are priced at 180 EUR (incl. 19% German VAT) and are available for purchase "here":http://shop.sysmocom.de/products/ticket-for-osmocon-2017. (This price basically covers the expenses on venue, catering and event management.)
72 1 laforge
73 20 laforge
If you are a *community contributor* to one of the Osmocom projects (or related Open Source projects) and attending unrelated to your professional job, *you can apply for a complimentary ticket*. Please contact osmocon2017@sysmocom.de and identify your affiliation with the project.  We also expect to have travel sponsorship available, please let us know if you are a community attendee and require funding of your travel expenses.
74 20 laforge
75 20 laforge
h2. Travel Grants
76 20 laforge
77 20 laforge
*2017-03-27: We now have [[OsmoCon2017_TravelGrants|Travel Grants]] available for attendees who are otherwise not able to cover their travel to [[OsmoCon2017]].  Please see [[OsmoCon2017_TravelGrants|Travel Grants]] for all related details!*
78 3 laforge
79 3 laforge
h2. Organizational Support
80 3 laforge
81 1 laforge
Event organization and planning is provided by "sysmocom":http://sysmocom.de/
82 1 laforge
83 1 laforge
84 3 laforge
h2. Venue / Travel Information
85 3 laforge
86 3 laforge
h3. Getting to the venue
87 3 laforge
88 3 laforge
h4. By Train
89 3 laforge
90 13 neels
The venue is within walking distance of Berlin Central Station (_Berlin Hauptbahnhof_)
91 3 laforge
92 3 laforge
h4. By Plane
93 3 laforge
94 10 neels
The TXL bus takes you directly from the Berlin TXL airport to the central station (_Berlin Hauptbahnhof_).
95 3 laforge
96 14 neels
Coming from SXF airport, probably best take the S9 and change at _Ostkreuz_ to S5 (->_Spandau_), S7 (->_Potsdam Hbf_) or S75 (->_Westkreuz_), which takes you to directly to Berlin's _Hauptbahnhof_.
97 14 neels
98 14 neels
Local train services map: "PDF from bvg.de":https://www.bvg.de/de/index.php?section=downloads&cmd=58&download=399
99 14 neels
100 3 laforge
h4. By Car
101 3 laforge
102 3 laforge
Please e-mail us in advance at osmocon2017@sysmocom.de if you require parking.  We _may_ be able to arrange for parking reservation at the venue (TBC).
103 3 laforge
104 3 laforge
105 3 laforge
h3. Hotels in the vicinity of the venue
106 3 laforge
107 10 neels
There are several hotels in the immediate vicinity of the OsmoCon venue.  For your convenience, we have listed some below.
108 3 laforge
109 3 laforge
h4. Motel One Berlin Hauptbahnhof 
110 3 laforge
111 3 laforge
Your low budget hotel Motel One Berlin-Central, very close to the conference venue.
112 3 laforge
113 3 laforge
http://www.motel-one.com/en/hotels/berlin/hotel-berlin-hauptbahnhof/
114 3 laforge
115 3 laforge
h4. ibis Berlin Hauptbahnhof 
116 3 laforge
117 3 laforge
http://www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-8601-ibis-berlin-hauptbahnhof/index.shtml
118 3 laforge
119 3 laforge
h4. Meininger Hotel Berlin Hauptbahnhof 
120 3 laforge
121 3 laforge
https://www.meininger-hotels.com/en/hotels/berlin/hauptbahnhof/
122 3 laforge
123 3 laforge
h4. Steigenberger Hotel Am Kanzleramt
124 3 laforge
125 3 laforge
Right outside of the main train station, in sight of the Federal Chancellery, you will find the Steigenberger Hotel Am Kanzleramt
126 3 laforge
127 3 laforge
https://www.steigenberger.com/en/hotels/all-hotels/germany/berlin/steigenberger-hotel-am-kanzleramt
128 28 laforge
129 28 laforge
h2. Conference Code of Conduct
130 28 laforge
131 28 laforge
All attendees, speakers, sponsors and volunteers at our conference are required to agree with the [[Code_of_Conduct]]. Organisers will enforce this code throughout the event. We expect cooperation from all participants to help ensure a safe environment for everybody.
132 31 laforge
133 32 laforge
h2. Video Recordings
134 31 laforge
135 32 laforge
Thanks to the help of the "C3VOC":https://c3voc.de/ (CCC Video Operation Center), we will have video recordings of the OsmoCon2017 talks.
136 39 laforge
137 39 laforge
The recordings are linked from the above schedule table, but can also all be found at https://media.ccc.de/c/osmocon17