Linaro Android Team to Participate in Android Builders Summit 2013

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Are you attending either The Android Builders Summit or The Embedded Linux Conference 2013? Are you interested in Linaro?  If you answered “yes” to these questions then keep reading to find out how you can connect with Linaro at these events.

The Android Builders Summit (ABS 2013)  will take place on February 18-19 at the Parc 55 Hotel in San Francisco and scheduled to participate in this Linux Foundation event are Zach Pfeffer and Bernhard Rosenkränzer of the Linaro Android Team.

Zach Pfeffer, Linaro Android Team Tech Lead is scheduled to participate in the panel discussion entitled ‘Is Android the New Embedded Linux’ at 9:00am on Tuesday 19 February.  Joining Pfeffer will be Mike Anderson of The PTR Group, Tim Bird of Sony Network Entertainment, David Stewart of Intel, and Karim Yaghmour of Opersys as moderator.

Bernhard Rosenkränzer, Linaro Android Engineer, will take part in the ‘Ask the Experts’ panel discussion at 4:20pm on Tuesday 19 February.  Other experts on this panel include Mark Gross of Intel, Jim Huang of 0xLab, Benjamin Zores of Alcatel-Lucent and Karim Yaghmour of Opersys.

Following ABS will be the Embedded Linux Conference 2013 (ELC 2013) which will also take place at the Parc 55 Hotel in San Francisco on 20 - 22 February. ELC 2013 will also have several members of Linaro participating, including George Grey, Linaro CEO who will be giving a keynote with Jim Zemlin of The Linux Foundation on ‘Working Together to Accelerate Linux Development’.

Stop by any of the sessions where Linaro is participating to learn more about Linaro’s work in consolidating and optimizing open source software for the Arm architecture.

About the Linaro Android Team: The primary goals of the Linaro Android Team is to develop and release tested monthly builds of Android for Galaxy Nexus, Panda, Snowball, Origen and Versatile Express, collaborate with upstream development efforts and perform monthly toolchain benchmarking.

  • Meeting: Weekly on Wednesday at 1300 UTC in #linaro-meeting on*

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  • IRC Channel: #linaro-android on or

  • Team Members

About Linaro: Linaro is the place where engineers from the world’s leading technology companies define the future of Linux on Arm. The company is a not-for-profit engineering organization with over 120 engineers working on consolidating and optimizing open source software for the Arm architecture, including developer tools, the Linux kernel, Arm power management, and other software infrastructure. Linaro is distribution neutral: it wants to provide the best software foundations to everyone, and to reduce non-differentiating and costly low level fragmentation. To ensure commercial quality software, Linaro’s work includes comprehensive test and validation on member hardware platforms. The full scope of Linaro’s engineering work is open to all online. Learn more at: /

Join us at Linaro Connect: Linaro Connect is held every three to four months to bring the Linux on Arm community together to work on the latest system-on-chip (SoC) developments, plan new engineering efforts and hold engineering hacking sessions. These events give the Linux community an opportunity to be a part of the Linaro team and help to define the Arm tools, Linux kernels and builds of key Linux distributions including Android and Ubuntu on member SoCs. The next Linaro Connect will be March 4-8, 2013 in Hong Kong. Learn more at

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