[FOSDEM] CFP: Foojay.io Developer Room at FOSDEM 2023

Geertjan Wielenga geertjan at apache.org
Sun Nov 13 11:08:46 UTC 2022

Hello friends of OpenJDK,

We're excited to announce that friends of OpenJDK (foojay.io), that
is, developers who use OpenJDK on a day to day basis developing tools
and technologies in languages such as Java and Kotlin, will be
represented at FOSDEM 2023 at the Foojay DevRoom!

We can't wait to connect with you all on Sunday, February 5th, 2023 in
real life in Brussels, Belgium.

Here you can find the CFP (Call For Papers) for submitting your talks,
giving you the opportunity to deliver a talk during the Foojay

Join us to enjoy a full day of talks, demos, and interesting
discussions about what developers around the world are doing with the

1. How to submit

We welcome any talk proposals about OpenJDK-related tools and technologies.

We are looking for proposals for 25 minute talks (suggested 20 minute
talk + 5 minute Q&A).

We invite authors to submit original, high-quality work with
sufficient background material to be clear to the community.

By submitting a talk you agree to be available the day of the event to
participate in the live Q&A.

Please be aware of the fact that DevRoom talks at FOSDEM will be made
available online afterwards. The recordings will be published under
the same license as all FOSDEM content (CC-BY). By agreeing to present
at FOSDEM, you automatically give permission to be recorded.

Submissions must include:

- Abstract
- Expected prior knowledge / intended audience
- Speaker bio
- A contact so we can reach out to you the day of the event
- Links to code / slides / material for the talk (optional)
- Links to previous talks by the speaker (optional)

Please submit through Pentabarf here:


When submitting your talk in Pentabarf, make sure to select "Friends
of OpenJDK devroom" as the "Track".

Create a Pentabarf account if, and only if, you don't already have one
from a previous year; please double check if you have an account you
can reuse! If you have any issues with Pentabarf, do not despair and
please contact us (see below).

2. Important dates

- Call for papers available: 14 November 2022
- Call for papers closes: 10 December 2022
- Devroom schedule available: 15th January 2023
- Devroom day: 5 February 2023

Submit your talk proposal and we look forward to seeing you online!

3. Code of conduct

Following the release of the updated code of conduct for FOSDEM, we'd
like to remind all speakers and attendees that all of the
presentations and discussions in our devroom are held under the
guidelines set in the CoC and we expect attendees, speakers, and
volunteers to follow the CoC at all times.

FOSDEM CoC can be found online here: https://fosdem.org/2023/practical/conduct/

4. Call for Volunteers

We are also looking for volunteers to help run the devroom. We need
assistance with helping speakers to record the presentation as well as
helping with streaming and chat moderation for the devroom.

5. Contacts

Please reach out to us on the Foojay FOSDEM23 Forum, if you have any
questions about the DevRoom, the submission process, or similar:


The devroom is organized by individual developers involved in
foojay.io, which includes individual developers from organizations
such as Azul, Contrast Security, DataStax, Datadog, JFrog, OpenValue,
Payara, Vaadin, and Snyk.

On behalf of the organisers,

Geertjan Wielenga

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