You can submit your papers in any of the following categories.

  1. Interactive Sessions (30 minutes)
  2. Workshops (90 Mins, 180 Mins)

Topics - cutting edge topics in DevOps covering any of the areas below.

  1. Cutting edge topics like AI and DevOps, ServerLess Architecture, Microservices, DevSecOps.
  2. Tools and Best Practices covering Pipeline areas like SCM, Artifactor Repositories, CI, CD, Release Automation, Infra Automation, Log Management, Monitoring, Alerting, DB Config Automation, Container Management.
  3. Any other area or topic as long as it covers DevOps.

Timeline:

  1. Call for Papers (Abstract Submission): 20th Jan – 29th Feb
  2. Abstract Shortlisting and Notifications: 1st March – 9th March
  3. Presentation and Workshop/Lab Instructions for the Shortlisted Abstracts: 10th March – 20th March
  4. Final Selections and Notifications: 21st March – 31st March

Important Notes for Call for Papers:

  1. Submissions must include the names of all participants in the initial submission to be considered.
  2. Please follow the template for paper submission.
  3. Maximum of 1 speaker and 1 co-speaker will be allowed for each submission.
  4. Once your abstract is shortlisted, you will have to sumbit presentation slides and 2 minute video (about the topic and why people should attend it).
  5. Speaker or co-speakers cannot be changed once the video is sent for both the speakers, if selected in the final round.
  6. You are allowed to change your slides but you are required to submit the final slides 5 days prior to the event.
  7. Complimentary Passes For Speakers – Two complimentary pass for the event will be provided per submission. Travel and Stay expenses are to be borne by the speakers themselves.
  8. The selected candidates have to come to the event on their own expense and arrange for their own stay.
  9. Jury Decision is final.

Here are some benefits for submitting your paper proposals:

  1. All proposal submissions will be showcased on #doppa2020 site.
  2. If the Papers is selected for presentation (shortlisted as a speaker for the conference), all the speaker photos and profiles will be showcased on the #doppa2020 site.
  3. All speakers get conference memorabilia and certificates.