Jenkins is the leading open source automation server supported by a large and growing community of developers, testers, designers and those interested in continuous integration, continuous delivery and other modern software delivery practices.
The Jenkins project along with many supporting sponsors will be hosting its annual Jenkins World 2018 in San Francisco at the Marriott Marquis on September 16-19, 2018. We are also adding a Jenkins World Europe, slated for October timeframe. These conferences will bring together continuous delivery thought leaders, IT executives, DevOps practitioners, Jenkins experts and users alike from around the world.
If you are a trailblazer in the Jenkins and or DevOps space, we want to hear from you! We want to hear about your real-world experiences and approaches to implementing and accelerating development process with Jenkins and DevOps technology.
The deadline for proposals is April 1, 2018 @ 11:59pm Pacific
Proposals can include, but are not limited to, one or more of the following topics:
Jenkins World is themed around transformation. We are looking for amazing proposals that will transform the way Jenkins users and DevOps practitioners solve problems, explore new uses, or simply try something new. Here are some tips to help your proposal stand out:
To help promote your session before, during and after the conference, if your proposal is accepted, you will be asked to:
The 2018 Jenkins World Awards recognize the achievements of DevOps innovators and Jenkins practitioners around the globe.
Winners will be recognized at the 2018 Jenkins World in San Francisco, Calif.
Judges - Jenkins Community Awards
Kohsuke Kawaguchi, Chief Technology Officer, CloudBees
2018 Jenkins World Call for Proposals Selection Committee
Judges - CloudBees Innovation Awards
Christopher Condo, Senior Analyst, Application Development & Delivery, Forrester
Alan Shimel, Editor-in-Chief, DevOps.com
Sacha Labourey, CEO, CloudBees
What is the deadline for the Jenkins World award submissions?
Submissions will be accepted until 11:59 p.m. on April 30, 2018.
Who is eligible to win a Jenkins Community Award?
Any individual who has contributed to the Jenkins community within the past two years.
Who is eligible to win a CloudBees Innovation Award?
Any CloudBees customer.
Can I nominate myself or my own organization?
Can I nominate for more than one category?
How can I improve my nomination?
The more detail you provide – including information about you or your organization, technical details, and success metrics – the easier it will be for our panel of judges to evaluate your nomination. Include links to blogs you’ve written, case studies, videos, conference presentations or webinars that demonstrate your thought leadership and results.
Do I have to be present at the 2018 Jenkins World to accept the award?
No, but we would love to see you there and recognize you on stage for your achievements! Winners will receive complimentary registration to attend the conference.
How will the awards be publicized?
Award winners will be featured on the Jenkins World website and in a CloudBees-sponsored press release and blog post. Case studies will be created in advance of the conference for CloudBees Innovation Award winners. Photographs of the winners will be posted and promoted on social media.