Call for Papers

LDAPCon 2011

You are involved with LDAP in interesting projects?
You do LDAP client development?
You do LDAP-Server-development?
You have used LDAP like no-one before?
You have innovative concepts in LDAP Integration?

Why not share your ideas and experiences with others?

We are looking for speakers who are willing to talk about any topic related to LDAP, suggested topics include:

  • the specific problems they ran into and how they solved them or not,
  • current best practices for directory design,
  • their LDAP-enabled products,
  • new LDAP-related standards and implementation efforts,
  • operational aspects, such as maintenance, backups, monitoring,
  • directory management applications
  • new open source projects using LDAP,
  • security aspects such as access control,
  • directory deployment for provisioning and resource management,
  • client development,
  • how to develop LDAP applications with various programming languages,
  • identity management and federation,
  • PKI and LDAP,
  • LDAP and Policy
  • LDAP and XML.

The accepted talks will be grouped into tracks such as a standards/development and deployment/administration.

Presentations should last about 45 minutes including discussion; in exceptional cases 90 minute slots may be allotted.

The one and only way to submit your abstract (approximately 200-800 words, accompanied by your biography of about 100-300 words) is via email to submissions@lists.ldapcon.org. Abstracts need to be in to the Program Committee by July 8th, 2011, after which review will take place.

All abstracts will be reviewed by the program committee.

For the conference proceedings we expect you to submit a paper (no slides, please) of approximately 2-10 pages (A4 or US Letter format, 1" borders, no page headers/footers, preferably LaTeX source, OpenOffice or PDF). By submitting a paper you grant the conference organizers the non-exclusive right to publish your paper in the conference proceedings; you maintain the right to publish it elsewhere at your discretion.

This call is now closed. You can find more information here.

  • Closed on: 8th July 2011
  • Notification date: 5th August 2011