M|17 Call for Papers


Please save the date! M|17 is MariaDB’s inaugural annual user conference that will bring together developers, architects, administrators and business people to learn, collaborate and network around the latest innovations at MariaDB and infrastructure modernization.

April 11 – 12, 2017
The Conrad Hotel | New York City

More details about the conference and community meetup will be coming soon.

M|17 Call for Papers

M|17 will include many sessions dedicated to MariaDB-specific content, but we will also have talks focused on exploring new technologies that reduce costs, and make data management and application development simpler and more efficient.

We are looking for submissions that cover MariaDB as well as exciting new technologies like Docker, Spark, Kafka and Hadoop, that make IT development and operations better, easier and faster. Here are some suggested topic themes to consider:

  • “In real life” success stories using MariaDB technologies: MariaDB Server, MaxScale, ColumnStore
  • Data streaming
  • Securing your data
  • Internet of things
  • Containerization
  • DevOps tools
  • Mobile application development
  • Microservices
  • Building in the cloud
  • Data analytics

All speakers with accepted proposals will receive a full conference pass for M|17.

Ready to participate in a modern infrastructure approach to data management? Submit your speaking proposal for M|17 here by January 10.