SOURCE: AllSeen Alliance

AllSeen Alliance

June 16, 2015 08:00 ET

AllSeen Alliance Hosts Summit for Internet of Things Collaboration

Call for Participation and Registration Now Open; Event to Unite IoT Leaders Across Industries to Collaborate on Open Source Software

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwired - Jun 16, 2015) - The AllSeen Alliance, a cross-industry collaboration to advance the Internet of Everything through an open source software project, today announced the second annual AllSeen Alliance Summit. The AllSeen Alliance Summit provides a forum for business and thought leaders, developers, product managers and the open source community to address critical technological areas of the Internet of Things (IoT), while working together to advance the AllJoyn open source software framework. Hosted by The Linux Foundation, the AllSeen Alliance Summit will take place October 19-21, 2015 in Seattle. Registration and Call for Participation is now open.

In 2014, the inaugural AllSeen Alliance Summit was an invitation-only member event designed to provide a collaborative and educational space for the working groups of the AllSeen Alliance. With increasing interest in AllJoyn and demand for innovative IoT technologies on the rise, this year's AllSeen Alliance Summit will unite all innovators, developers and users in the IoT ecosystem.

The AllSeen Alliance Summit will bring together top operators, product companies, security and cloud experts, retailers, information technology and service providers who are collaborating together to enable widespread interoperability among services, devices and applications in the Internet of Everything ecosystem. Speakers from last year's event included, Affinegy, LG Electronics, Qeo, a Technicolor Company, Qualcomm Connected Experiences, Inc., Symantec Corporation, Tellient and Weaved.

"Collaborative development and the commitments of more than 160 organizations in the AllSeen Alliance are advancing the Internet of Everything," said Philip DesAutels, senior director, IoT, AllSeen Alliance. "From technical sessions to networking opportunities, the AllSeen Alliance Summit will bridge together the technologies and innovators across sectors to help accelerate development and lay the foundation for the next 20 years."

The AllSeen Alliance Summit will include keynotes, technical sessions and general sessions that encourage collaboration on AllJoyn and key IoT topics of interest including, but not limited to, security, smart spaces, industrial, connected lighting, cloud/gateway connectivity, application development, wearables and developer tools.

Registration is now open for the AllSeen Alliance Summit. Fees and deadlines follow:

  • Early Bird Registration Fee: $199 through July 15, 2015
  • Standard Registration Fee: $299 through September 15, 2015
  • Late and Onsite Registration Fee: $399 after September 15, 2015
  • Student Registration Fee: $99

The Alliance is also extending a Call for Participation, which closes on July 22. For more information on how to submit, please visit: http://events.linuxfoundation.org/events/allseen-alliance-summit/program/cfp.

To sponsor the event, visit: http://events.linuxfoundation.org/events/allseen-alliance-summit/sponsors.

For more information, visit: http://events.linuxfoundation.org/events/allseen-alliance-summit or email events@allseenalliance.org.

About The AllSeen Alliance
The AllSeen Alliance is a nonprofit open source consortium dedicated to driving the widespread adoption of products, systems and services that support the Internet of Everything with an open, universal development framework that is supported by a vibrant ecosystem and thriving technical community. The Alliance manages and advances an industry-supported collaborative open source software connectivity and services framework based on AllJoyn technology accepting contributions from premier members, community members and the open source community. This secure and programmable software connectivity and services framework enables companies and individuals to create interoperable products that can discover, connect and interact directly with other nearby devices, systems and services regardless of transport layer, device type, platform, operating system or brand. For more information, please visit: http://www.allseenalliance.org.

The AllSeen Alliance is a Collaborative Project at The Linux Foundation. Linux Foundation Collaborative Projects are independently funded software projects that harness the power of collaborative development to fuel innovation across industries and ecosystems. www.linuxfoundation.org.

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