XenSummit North America

Xen.org is pleased to announce this year’s XenSummit, North America. The Summit is sponsored by Amazon Web Services and Citrix and will take place in Santa Clara, CA from Aug 2-3.

More information such a exact location, information on hotels, agenda and registration will follow. We are also considering to hold a Xen.org developer meeting on Aug 4 to allow the community to work on project ideas, code, demos and designs. Again, more details will follow.

Call For Papers

The call for papers is now open and will close on May 31, 2011at 20:00 UTC+1.

Program Management Committee

I still have a few spaces on the Program Management Committee (PMC) for the summit. If you don’t remember, the responsibility of members of the PMC is to

  • Review submitted topics for the event
  • Assist in compiling the final agenda for the event
  • If attending, introduce speakers

If you are interested in being a part of the PMC, please e-mail me at community.manager@xen.org. I am looking forward to see you at the XenSummit.

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About Lars Kurth

Lars Kurth is a highly effective, passionate community manager with strong experience of working with open source communities (Symbian, Symbian DevCo, Eclipse, GNU) and currently is community manager for xen.org. Lars has 9 years of experience building and leading engineering teams and a track record of executing several change programs impacting 1000 users. Lars has 16 years of industry experience in the tools and mobile sector working at ARM, Symbian Ltd, Symbian Foundation and Nokia. Lars has strong analytical, communication, influencing and presentation skills, good knowledge of marketing and product management and extensive background in C/C , Java and software development practices which he learned working as community manager, product manager, chief architect, engineering manager and software developer. If you want to know more, check out uk.linkedin.com/in/larskurth. Personally, Lars has a wide range of interests such as literature, theatre, cinema, cooking and gardening. He is particularly fascinated by orchids and carnivorous plants and has built a rather large collection of plants from all over the world. His love for plants extends into a passion for travel, in particular to see plants grow in their native habitats.