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HOT - Heidelberg OSADL Talks 2021

Spring dates:
Tuesday, May 4, 2021 (Legal HOT)
Wednesday, May 5, 2021 (Technical HOT)
Virtual, by live video streams and video conference

Fall dates:
The fall dates are not yet defined.



Agenda Legal HOT May 4, 2021Agenda Technical HOT May 5, 2021 -
Registration - Presentations and video clips spring HOT (Member or participant login required to display video clips)

What is HOT?

HOT = Heidelberg OSADL Talks are open information events that usually take place twice a year. Participants will get an overview of the fundamental legal aspects (Legal HOT) and technical aspects (Technical HOT) to have in mind when using Open Source software in industrial products and will learn how OSADL can provide support.

Legal HOT and Technical HOT may be booked either separately or as package. The conference language is English.

What is the recommended audience for HOT?

  • Employees of OSADL member companies whose in-house OSADL information day took place some time ago and/or who would like to get an update on the legal and technical prerequisites when using Open Source software in industrial products as well as on current OSADL projects and services.   
  • New employees of OSADL member companies who are involved with Open Source software and who do not yet know OSADL and its services and who would like to get an overall information on the legal and technical requirements when using Open Source software in industrial products.
  • Companies that are not yet OSADL members and whose employees want to get acquainted with OSADL, its projects and services and get to know OSADL better before or in addition to an in-house OSADL information day for their company.

When and where does HOT take place?

In 2021 HOT will take place on the following dates:

  • Spring dates:
    • Tuesday, May 4, 2021 (Legal HOT) - Virtual, by video conference
    • Wednesday, May 5, 2021 (Technical HOT) - Virtual, by video conference
  • Fall dates
    • The fall dates are not yet defined.


Legal HOT and Technical HOT may be booked either separately or as package. Participants may select a suitable date when registering.

What is the agenda of Legal HOT on May 4, 2021?

Legal HOT on May 4, 2021 will be held virtually by live video streams and video conference.

Session 1: Legal HOT (by video stream)
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
9:00am to 10:30am CEST

Topics of session 1: Economical and legal basics of Open Source software

  • What is Open Innovation, what is Open Source?
  • Basics of international copyright right law
  • Principle of a software license
  • What is copyleft, what is a derivative work?

Session 2: Legal HOT (by video stream)
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
11:30am to 12:30pm CEST

Topics of session 2: Legal and practical aspects of Open Source software in industrial products. How can OSADL help with license compliance? Part I

  • License compliance as part of company compliance
  • OSADL Open Source Policy Template
  • OSADL Scanbook: What is software license scanning and when is it needed?

Session 3: Legal HOT (by video stream)
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
2:00pm to 3:00pm CEST

Topics of session 3: Legal and practical aspects of Open Source software in industrial products. How can OSADL help with license compliance? - Part II

  • OSADL Open Source License Obligations Checklists (including license obligations exemplified with most common licenses)
  • OSADL License Compliance Audit
  • OSADL legal FAQ collection and legal assessments

Question and discussion round (by video conference)
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
3:00pm CEST

Approx. 3:30pm CEST: End of Legal HOT.

Speakers: Dr. Carsten Emde, Caren Kresse, OSADL

Download of agenda as PDF file:
Agenda Legal HOT on May 4, 2021

Although HOT is designed with a stable layout, it may, however, include pertinent developments in the agenda topics.

Download of presentations and videoclips (Member or participant login required to display video clips):
Presentations and video clips Legal HOT on May 4, 2021  (Member or participant login required to display video clips)

What is the agenda of Technical HOT on May 5, 2021?

Technical HOT on May 5, 2021 will be held virtually by live video streams and video conference.

Session 1: Technical HOT (by video stream)
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
9:00am to 10:30am CEST

Topics of session 1: History and functionality of Linux and real-time Linux

  • Real-time extensions compared to real-time kernel (PREEMPT_RT)
  • Functionalities of PREEMPT_RT
  • Linux Foundation RTL Collaborative Project
  • Determination of the real-time properties of a Linux system

Session 2: Technical HOT (by video stream)
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
11:30am to 12:30pm CEST

Topics of session 2: Debug and trace interface of the Linux kernel and why it is important for real-time

  • Function and event tracing
  • Latency tracing
  • OSADL QA Farm

Session 3: Technical HOT (by video stream)
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
2:00pm to 3:00pm CEST

Topics of session 3: Creating and managing a Linux real-time system

  • Generation of artificial latency
  • Hardware latency detector
  • Examples of "latency fighting"

Question and discussion round (by video conference)
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
3:00pm CEST

Approx. 3:30pm CEST: End of Technical HOT.

Speakers: Dr. Carsten Emde, OSADL, Alex Bähr, OSADL

Although HOT is designed with a stable layout, it may, however, include pertinent developments in the agenda topics.

Download of agenda as PDF file:
Agenda Technical HOT on May 5, 2021

Download of presentations and video clips (Member or participant login required to display video clips):
Presentations Technical HOT on May 5, 2021 (Member or participant login required to display video clips)

What is the conference language of HOT?

The conference language of the Heidelberg OSADL Talks is English.

What are the participation fees of HOT?

Participation in HOT is free of charge.

How can you register for HOT?

For registration please use the registration form available here: HOT Registration

For the spring dates, please register before May 3, 2021.

Legal HOT and Technical HOT may be booked either separately or as package. Please check the desired date(s) when registering.

The links to the video sessions and to the discussion rounds by video conference will be sent to the registered participants shortly before the event.

How to ask questions during the sessions?

Questions can be asked orally or via chat function in the online discussion at 3:00pm CEST (to use the chat function it is required to enter your name in the Jitsi meeting: Settings -> Profile -> Display name).  If you have questions already during the video stream sessions, please do not hesitate to submit them to us using our online question form: Question form or osadl.org/AQ. Your questions will be answered either live at the end of each video stream session or in the online discussion, and either way directly by email.

Feedback sheet

We would appreciate if participants of HOT completed and submitted the following feedback questionnaire in order to better meet their requirements and consider their suggestions in future events:

Feedback sheet for legal HOT or osadl.org/FB-LegalHOT

Feedback sheet for technical HOT or osadl.org/FB-TechnicalHOT

Thanks in advance!

Privacy policy

When you register for participation at the event you agree that the personal data you enter in the registration form will be processed at OSADL as necessary (see our privacy policy).

You may revoke this agreement at any time by email, mail or phone using the communication data provided at the imprint page, but this will also cancel your registration.

Questions?

Please do not hesitate to contact us in case you have further questions:
Andrea Ruf
officeªosadl.org
Phone.: +49 6221 98504 13