The Linux Foundation Events team produces open source events all over the world. LinuxCon and Embedded Linux Conference Europe were held in Dublin, Ireland in 2015.
It should go without saying that there is no substitute for face to face collaboration. And what is open source if not the ultimate example of collaboration? Open source events provide a wide range of opportunities for the community to connect, and the end result of all of this is good for the community and good for business.
Over the years, and across more than a hundred events, we’ve learned quite a bit of just what it is that makes events specifically so important to the community. Here are some of those reasons:
1. To advance technology.The world has come to understand that open source collaboration moves technology forward. A lot of work …