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Introducing Linaro Virtual Connect Fall 2021: Automotive, Hyperscalers, Testing on Arm and more

Linaro Virtual Connect Fall 2021 (LVC21F) took place online from September 8-10, 2021. Linaro Connect is a technical event that runs twice a year that brings together the Arm Ecosystem to discuss recent achievements and future work needed to enable Arm architecture.

Linaro Virtual Connect Fall 2021 consisted of 70+ technical keynotes and sessions, spanning a range of topics including Security, OS Build & Test, Automotive, Windows on Arm, IoT and Embedded, and more. We welcomed keynote speakers from Qualcomm, Huawei, Google, Informa Tech which you can read about below. We also hosted a number of panels on topics such as Windows on Arm and SystemReady. For the first time in Linaro’s history we hosted a Virtual Demo Showcase.

Introducing our keynote speakers:

From Mobile to Automotive: Delivering Intelligent, Next-Gen Digital Cockpit Solutions

Vasanth Waran; Senior Director, Product Management, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

The CodeLinaro Story

Lisa Lammens; Director, Program Management, Open Source Group at Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Linaro’s Next Decade: Scaling the ARM Ecosystem for 20x Growth

Bryan Che; Chief Strategy Officer, Huawei

Hyperscaler testing platform keynote

David Munday, Google

Innovation and disruption of software and hardware architecture in automotive Wards Intelligence 

Luca De Ambroggi, Chief Analyst, Informa Tech Automotive Group

SystemReady Panel 

Panelists: Masami Hiramatsu, Tech Lead at Linaro;  Samer El-Haj-Mahmoud, System Architect at Arm; Peng Fan, Senior software Engineer at NXP; Marcin Wojtas, Head of Engineering at Semihalf; Paul Liu, Linaro Senior Software Engineer at Linaro; and more.

Virtual Demo Showcase

We hosted our first ever Virtual Demo Technology Showcase on Thursday, September 9. If you’ve ever been to a Linaro Connect in the past, you may remember our Demo Friday Technology showcase. Participants of Demo Friday prepared a technology demo on a wide variety of Arm Software topics including— OS Build & Test, Edge Computing and its many use cases, Linaro and community enablement including Open source development, Native software development, etc.

Make sure to register to start building your schedule!

Registration was open and it is free to attend. Two weeks before Linaro Connect, the event platform opened to all registered attendees.

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