Open Source Finance Forum New York (OSFF) 2022
Opens Feb 1 2022 09:00 AM (PST)
Deadline Sep 12 2022 11:59 PM (PDT)
Description

December 8, 2022 | New York

Open Source Finance Forum (OSFF), organized by FINOS and the Linux Foundation, is the only conference dedicated to driving collaboration and innovation in financial services through open source software and standards. We bring together experts across financial services, technology, and open source to engage our community in stimulating and thought-provoking conversations about how to best (and safely) leverage open source software to solve industry challenges.

Dates to Remember:

  • CFP Closes: September 12, 2022 at 11:59 PM PDT
  • CFP Notifications: Tuesday, October 11, 2022
  • Schedule Announcement: Thursday, October 13, 2022
  • Presentation Slide Due Date: Friday, December 2nd
  • Event Dates: December 8, 2022

Suggested Topics:

We welcome talks on a wide range of topics relevant to open source in financial services, such as:

OSS Projects & Standards 
Please note that the talks can be technical or business-focused

  • FINOS Projects and Standards
  • Non-FINOS OSS Projects and Standards with Specific Relevance for Financial Services

Making Open Source Secure

  • Secure and Collaborative Innovation using Tooling and Processes for Identifying Vulnerabilities
  • How to Build a Robust Community around Software Projects to Maximize Eyeballs on Issues, as well as Solutions

Solving Industry Challenges

  • Using OSS to Deliver Business and/or Tech Value to Your Organization & Consumers
  • Open Source Collaboration to Tackle Pervasive Challenges or New Opportunities; 
  • Application Interoperability
    • Areas of Interest Include Regulatory Interpretation and Compliance, Open Data, Leveraging Industry Standards like the ISDA CDM

Delivering Business and/or Tech Value

  • Specific Examples of How OSS has Delivered Business and/or Tech Value to Your Organization & Consumers
    • Areas might include Operations, Interoperability, Commercial OSS
  • Leveraging Commercial Open Source; OSS ROI and Speed to Market (with Newest Tools)
    • Case Studies from Project Managers who are working on a project that includes open source technology
    • Case Studies from Product Managers managing a product leveraging open source technology (but not a product pitch please)

Developing Open Source Maturity in an Organization

  • Developing and Delivering Open Source Tooling, Training & Best Practices
  • Addressing Open Source Legal, Compliance, and Policy Concerns
  • Leveraging OSS to Attract and Retain Talent
  • Upskilling and Becoming More Employable for Contributors
  • The Journey through Open Source Readiness for Financial Institutions
  • Innersource

Building Successful & Sustainable OSS Communities

  • Tools, Advice and Approaches for Creating Diverse and Equitable (DEI) Communities
  • Building and Sustaining OSS Communities in a Highly Regulated Industry
  • Attracting and Rewarding Contributors

Case Studies

  • “Real-World” Examples of How OSS has Added Value in any of the Areas Above
    • Should be Focused on Financial Services or Have a Highly Relevant “Read-Across” from a Similarly Regulated Industry

Hot Topics for OSS in Finance

  • Topics relevant for the Industry Use as ESG, CBDC, Blockchain, NFTs, AI, Machine Learning, Automation, Banking in the Cloud, Credit, Identity Management; Governments and OS
  • Shaping the next generation of OSS in financial services
    • How to shape and guide open source policies and projects to be more inclusive of ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) concerns

Language in Finance (Relevant to FINOS Projects)

  • Java
  • Python
  • Javascript
  • C++

Submission Types:

  • Session Presentation (typically 30 minutes)
  • Panel Discussion (typically 30 minutes)
  • Birds of a Feather Session (typically 30 – 60 minutes in length)
  • Workshop/Tutorial (typically 60 minutes)
  • Lightning Talks (typically 15 minutes - ideal for first-time speakers)

For any questions, please do not hesitate to contact cfp@linuxfoundation.org

Apply

Open Source Finance Forum New York (OSFF) 2022


December 8, 2022 | New York

Open Source Finance Forum (OSFF), organized by FINOS and the Linux Foundation, is the only conference dedicated to driving collaboration and innovation in financial services through open source software and standards. We bring together experts across financial services, technology, and open source to engage our community in stimulating and thought-provoking conversations about how to best (and safely) leverage open source software to solve industry challenges.

Dates to Remember:

  • CFP Closes: September 12, 2022 at 11:59 PM PDT
  • CFP Notifications: Tuesday, October 11, 2022
  • Schedule Announcement: Thursday, October 13, 2022
  • Presentation Slide Due Date: Friday, December 2nd
  • Event Dates: December 8, 2022

Suggested Topics:

We welcome talks on a wide range of topics relevant to open source in financial services, such as:

OSS Projects & Standards 
Please note that the talks can be technical or business-focused

  • FINOS Projects and Standards
  • Non-FINOS OSS Projects and Standards with Specific Relevance for Financial Services

Making Open Source Secure

  • Secure and Collaborative Innovation using Tooling and Processes for Identifying Vulnerabilities
  • How to Build a Robust Community around Software Projects to Maximize Eyeballs on Issues, as well as Solutions

Solving Industry Challenges

  • Using OSS to Deliver Business and/or Tech Value to Your Organization & Consumers
  • Open Source Collaboration to Tackle Pervasive Challenges or New Opportunities; 
  • Application Interoperability
    • Areas of Interest Include Regulatory Interpretation and Compliance, Open Data, Leveraging Industry Standards like the ISDA CDM

Delivering Business and/or Tech Value

  • Specific Examples of How OSS has Delivered Business and/or Tech Value to Your Organization & Consumers
    • Areas might include Operations, Interoperability, Commercial OSS
  • Leveraging Commercial Open Source; OSS ROI and Speed to Market (with Newest Tools)
    • Case Studies from Project Managers who are working on a project that includes open source technology
    • Case Studies from Product Managers managing a product leveraging open source technology (but not a product pitch please)

Developing Open Source Maturity in an Organization

  • Developing and Delivering Open Source Tooling, Training & Best Practices
  • Addressing Open Source Legal, Compliance, and Policy Concerns
  • Leveraging OSS to Attract and Retain Talent
  • Upskilling and Becoming More Employable for Contributors
  • The Journey through Open Source Readiness for Financial Institutions
  • Innersource

Building Successful & Sustainable OSS Communities

  • Tools, Advice and Approaches for Creating Diverse and Equitable (DEI) Communities
  • Building and Sustaining OSS Communities in a Highly Regulated Industry
  • Attracting and Rewarding Contributors

Case Studies

  • “Real-World” Examples of How OSS has Added Value in any of the Areas Above
    • Should be Focused on Financial Services or Have a Highly Relevant “Read-Across” from a Similarly Regulated Industry

Hot Topics for OSS in Finance

  • Topics relevant for the Industry Use as ESG, CBDC, Blockchain, NFTs, AI, Machine Learning, Automation, Banking in the Cloud, Credit, Identity Management; Governments and OS
  • Shaping the next generation of OSS in financial services
    • How to shape and guide open source policies and projects to be more inclusive of ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) concerns

Language in Finance (Relevant to FINOS Projects)

  • Java
  • Python
  • Javascript
  • C++

Submission Types:

  • Session Presentation (typically 30 minutes)
  • Panel Discussion (typically 30 minutes)
  • Birds of a Feather Session (typically 30 – 60 minutes in length)
  • Workshop/Tutorial (typically 60 minutes)
  • Lightning Talks (typically 15 minutes - ideal for first-time speakers)

For any questions, please do not hesitate to contact cfp@linuxfoundation.org

Apply
Opens
Feb 1 2022 09:00 AM (PST)
Deadline
Sep 12 2022 11:59 PM (PDT)