Linaro Connect

Attracting 500+ attendees, Linaro Connect is a bi-annual event that brings together engineers and industry experts to discuss, learn, network and push forward new technologies for five days in some of the most interesting cities around the world. For the past five years, Linaro Connect has been the event to attend if you are interested in Linux development and related ecosystems on Arm. While the event continues to evolve, one thing stays the same – it is all about Engineering.

For more information, visit our Linaro Connect website

Linaro Connect Vancouver 2018 (YVR18)

Since 2010, Linaro Connect has been the event to attend if you are interested in open source software development for Linux, tools and the various vertical segment ecosystems that use Arm processors. While the event continues to evolve, one thing stays the same – it revolves around engineering and will consist of a mix of industry keynotes, engineering presentations and discussions, and collaborative engineering hacking sessions.

The next Linaro Connect will take place at the Hyatt Regency in Vancouver, 17-21 September 2018. Registration is now open. Click here to register for YVR18. If you are a member attendee or plan to submit a paper to speak at Linaro Connect and need information about your registration discount code, please email .

To view slides or videos from the keynotes and sessions from previous Connects, please go to our Resources page.


Sponsoring Linaro Connect is a great way to get exposure and raise your profile in front of Open Source Maintainers and Engineers from all across the world. Sponsorship packages range between $5,000 - 20,000 and cover a variety of options - from Lead Sponsorship to Lunch Sponsorship, Break Sponsorship and Giveaways. If you are interested in sponsoring, please contact If you have suggestions for other activities or items you would like to sponsor, please do let us know and we’ll be happy to tailor a package for you.

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Previous Linaro Connects

To see what Linaro has done at previous Linaro Connects, click on the event you want to know more about from the list below.

# Venue Location Year Date Code Attendees (est) Resources Page Photos
22 Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport Hotel Burlingame, California, USA 2017 25 Sep - 29 Sep SFO17 448 SFO17 Resources Photos
21 Corinthia Hotel Budapest, Hungary 2017 6 March - 10 March BUD17 413 BUD17 Resources Photos
20 JW Marriott Resort & Spa Las Vegas, USA 2016 20 Sep - 25 Sep LAS16 478 LAS16 Resources Photos
19 Centara Grand Hotel at CentralWorld Bangkok, Thailand 2016 7 Mar - 11 Mar BKK16 467 BKK16 Resources BKK16 Photos
18 Hyatt San Francisco Airport Hotel Burlingame, USA 2015 19 Sep -25 Sep SFO15 563 SFO15 Resources SFO15 Photos
17 Regal Airport Hotel Hong Kong 2015 9 Feb -13 Feb HKG15 507 HKG15 Resources HKG15 Photos
16 Hyatt San Francisco Airport Hotel Burlingame, USA 2014 15 Sep -19 Sep LCU14 561 LCU14 Resources LCU14 Photos
15 Holiday Inn Macao, China 2014 3 Mar - 7 Mar LCA14 428 LCA14 Resources LCA14 Photos
14 Hyatt Santa Clara Santa Clara, USA 2013 28 Oct - 1 Nov LCU13 485 LCU13 Resources LCU13 Photos
13 Burlington Hotel Dublin, Eire 2013 8 Jul - 12 July LCE13 326 LCE13 Resources LCE13 Photos
12 Gold Coast Hotel Hong Kong 2013 4 Mar - 8 Mar LCA13 303 LCA13 Resources LCA13 Photos
11 BellaSky Hotel Copenhagen, Denmark 2012 29 Oct - 2 Nov LCE12 250 LCE12 Resources LCE12 Photos
10 Gold Coast Hotel Hong Kong 2012 28 May - 1 Jun LCA12 250    
9 Sofitel Hotel Redwood City, USA 2012 6 Feb - 10 Feb LCU12 200   LCU12 Photos
8 Caribe Royale Orlando, USA 2011 31 Oct - 4 Nov LCU11 100   LCU11 Photos
7 The Belfry Cambourne, UK 2011 1 Aug - 5 Aug LCE11 120    
6 Corinthia Hotel Budapest, Hungary 2011 9 May - 13 May LCE11 85    
5 Renaissance Hotel, Dallas, TX Dallas 2011 10 Jan - 14 Jan LDS-US 60    
4 Caribe Royale Orlando, USA 2010 25 Oct - 29 Oct LDS-US 60   LDS-US Photos
3 Hilton Prague Old Town Prague 2010 19 Jul - 23 Jul 20      
2 Dolce La Hulpe Brussels 2010 10 May - 14 May LDS-EU 20    
1 Hilton Portland (Downtown) Portland, USA 2010 1 Feb - 5 Feb LDS-US