COSCon20 Apache Roadshow - China (Virtual) Call-for-Proposal
2020 China Open Source Conference--COSCon'20 & Apache Roadshow China will be held on Oct. 24-25. The event will mostly be online (virtual).
In addition, we also prepared venues in 5 cities, including Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Chengdu and Changsha, where speakers can deliver their speeches in a live broadcast-ready environment which can also accomodate some selected on-site audiences to meet up with the speakers.
For international speakers, due to timezone and potential live broadcast latency issues, please preare a pre-recorded video clip along with the presentation slides and submit them as early as possible for our review and translation.
We are looking for talks in open source areas, such as AI, Blockchain, Cloud Native and Micro-service, Data Technology (Big Data, Open Data...), Operating System, Hardware, Education & Philanthropy, Community & Governance, Women for Open Source, Social / Economy / Legal Compliance / Culture.
Please submit your proposal before October 1st, 2020. After the review process from the coordinators, we will publish the full program in early October. All the talks will possibly be recorded and the video clips will be released under CC:BY-SA 4.0. If you have something in your talk that cannot be recorded or released under CC, please do leave a note in your proposal.
。Submission deadline: September 30, 2020
。Full programme & agenda will published around October 10, 2020
。COSCon'20 dates: Oct. 24-25
* Must Fill In
Q1：Choose the type of track for your proposal: *
Keynote (To be filled by the COSCon Steering Committee ONLY!), 20-30 min.
Breakout (Technical Sharing, Community Development, OSS Governance, OSS Hardware, OSS Education...), 20-40 min. each.
Hackathon or Workshop
Lightning Talk (10 min.)
Q2：Select a Track *Please choose the track that you think your submission is best suited for. Please only submit to one track. The entire program committee will review all submissions, and talks may be moved to different tracks.
Cloud Native (Micro Service、DevOps、Messaging Middleware, etc.)
Data Technology (Big Data, Open Data, Block Chain, IoT, etc.)
Social / Economy / Legal Compliance / Culture
Women for Open Source
Q3：Other (Application, Development Framework, etc.): please specifiy
Q4：Topic of the Session: in 100 words *
Q5：Abstract: in 1000 words *Provide an abstract that briefly summarizes your proposal.This is the abstract that will be posted on the website schedule, so please ensure that it is in complete sentences (and not just bullet points) and that it is written in the third person (use your name instead of I).
Q7：Target Audience *Describe who the audience is and what you expect them to gain from your presentation.
Q8：Audience Experience Level*
Q9：Benefits to the Ecosystem *Tell us how the content of your presentation will help better the ecosystem. (We realize that this can be a difficult question to answer, but as with the abstract, the relevance of your presentation , and why people should attend the session, is just as important as the content)
Q10：Have you given this presentation before? *If yes, please specify the Conference Name. If no, please specify N/A.
Q11：Technical RequirementsList any technical requirements that you have for your presentation over and above the standard projector, screen, 1 lavaliere microphone, 1 handheld microphone and wireless Internet.
Q14：Organization Name (Institute、Company、Association, etc.)*
Q16：Community or Foundation Name & Your Role * (If not applicable, please fill in N/A)
Q17：Speaker Bio (in 1000 words)*(provide a biography that includes your employer (if any), ongoing open source projects and your previous speaking experience)
Q18：GitHub ID (If not applicable, please skip)
Q19：Social Account *WeChat, Facebook, Twitter Handle, Skype, WhatsApp or etc.(please choose one used most. We recommend you to install Wechat for easier communication in China)
Q20：Mobile Phone Number *
：About Your Data: COSCon will send your proposal, include the contact information you provide, to the coordinators of the track where you submitted the proposal. They might use these information to contact you for further information, and COSCon will use the information to contact you once the full programme published. The personal information will only be accessible by selected coordinators, and only be used in COSCon-related situation.
Q23：Approval Status(Hidden, only COSCon20 Steering Committee can access)