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Reminder: 2008 SELinux Developer Summit CFP

From: Paul Moore <paul.moore_at_nospam>
Date: Mon Apr 14 2008 - 18:20:20 GMT

2008 SELinux Developer Summit Call For Participation (CFP) Reminder

This is a reminder that the Call For Participation (CFP) deadline for the 2008 SELinux Developer Summit is April 18th. The Summit will be held July 22nd in Ottawa. See the original CFP[1], the Summit announcement[2], and Summit Wiki[3] for more information. It is important to note that all attendees of the SELinux Developer Summit must be registered as attendees of the Ottawa Linux Symposium[4].

The focus of this year's summit will be usability and infrastructure. Usability topics of interest include (but are not limited to) policy development, administration, and desktop integration. Infrastructure topics of interest include (but are not limited to) embedded systems, label translation, userspace object managers, network filesystems, and labeled networking.

Other topics relating to SELinux technology, flexible mandatory access control, and its application to real-world problems are also of interest for this symposium. Such topics might include:

  • Updates on the various Linux distributions using SELinux
  • Flexible MAC in other operating systems
  • Case studies and application experience with flexible MAC
  • User and customer concerns and needs

Forms of participation include:

  • Technical presentations (20-30 minutes each, papers are optional)
  • Discussions (submitter acts as facilitator)
  • Panels (submitter acts as moderator)
  • Lightning talks (work-in-progress reports)

No marketing pitches will be accepted.

Proposals may be sent to the organizing team at:

    selinux-summit-team AT

In your proposal, please identify the form of participation, the amount of time you expect to need, and a title and abstract describing the topic you wish to cover.

If you wish to attend the summit without presenting, please also send a notification of your intent to attend to the organizing team at the above alias.

  • Whether presenting or just attending, you must register for the Linux Symposium[4] in order to attend the SELinux Developer Summit. **

This CFP will end on April 18. Participants will be notified by April 25, and the schedule will be published on April 02. [1] CFP, [2] Announcement, [3] Summit Wiki, [4] OLS, -- paul moore linux @ hp -- This message was distributed to subscribers of the selinux mailing list. If you no longer wish to subscribe, send mail to with the words "unsubscribe selinux" without quotes as the message.