[FOSDEM] FOSDEM'22 Open Source Firmware, BMC and Bootloader devroom CFP
michal.zygowski at 3mdeb.com
Mon Dec 6 14:02:00 UTC 2021
FOSDEM'22 Open Source Firmware, BMC and Bootloader devroom
The Open Source Firmware, BMC and Bootloader devroom will take place on
Saturday, 5th February 2022 at FOSDEM, virtual.
Call for Participation
We are opening the call for participation to our devroom, with the
deadline for talk proposals set on Thursday, 23th December 2021 23:59:59
The devroom will focus on various topics related to the open source
firmware, BMC and bootloaders including security issues. It will help to
get together all interested people in one place, present and discuss
current developments and issues haunting the community. Additionally, it
will foster awareness among attendees about pre-OS topics.
Possible topics: GRUB, TrustedGRUB, iPXE, TrenchBoot, coreboot,
LinuxBoot, SeaBIOS, UEFI, OVMF, TianoCore, hostboot, IPMI, OpenBMC,
u-bmc, TPM, attestation, security of firmware, BMC, bootloaders and
related topics and technologies.
Ideal submissions are actionable and opinionated. Submissions may be in
the form of 25 or 45 minutes talks, panel sessions or round-table
Submission Deadline: 23-Dec-2021 @ 23:59:59 UTC
Acceptance Notification: 5-Jan-2020
Final Schedule Posted: 5-Jan-2020
Recording and uploading presentations: 06-Jan-2022 - 16-Jan-2022
Processing, reviewing, fixing videos: 17-Jan-2022 - 31-Jan-2022
How to submit
1) If you do not have an account, create one here
2) Click "Create Event"
3) Enter your presentation details
4) Be sure to select the Open Source Firmware, BMC and Bootloader
What to include
- The title of your submission
- A 1-paragraph abstract
- A longer description including the benefit of your talk to your target
audience, including a definition of your target audience
- Approximate length/type of submission (talk, BoF, ...)
- Links to related websites/blogs/talk material (if any)
Since the FOSDEM22 is going virtual, the talks will be prerecorded. We
will be streaming the recordings and performing live Q&A of the Open
Source Firmware, BMC and Bootloader devroom. Presenting at FOSDEM
implies permission to record your session and distribute the recording
afterwards. All videos will be made available under the standard FOSDEM
content license (CC-BY).
If you have any questions, feel free to contact the devroom organizers:
Daniel Kiper (daniel.kiper at oracle.com) and
Michał Żygowski (michal.zygowski at 3mdeb.com).
Daniel & Michał
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