Open Compute Project Releases Schedule for 2018 Summit

The 2018 Open Compute Project (OCP) US Summit will be held March 20 - 21 at the San Jose Convention Center. The annual Summit brings together more than 3,000 key decision makers, executives, engineers, developers and suppliers. Together, they help grow, drive and support the open hardware ecosystem in, near and around the data center and beyond.

  • Keynote presentations will be made by industry titans
  • Attendees will hear product, innovation and future looking announcements in the Executive and Expo Hall Tracks from Summit sponsors
  • The Engineering Workshops will feature in-depth discoveries from the Data Center, Networking, Server, Hardware Management, Rack & Power, Storage, High Performance Computing (HPC), Compliance & Interoperability and Telco projects
  • The Expo Hall will be packed with the latest OCP hardware and software offerings


Tentative Schedule (subject to change):

Sponsorship Sales Open                                            Tuesday, September 5

Early Bird Registration Opens                                     Monday, November 6

Sponsor Booth selection begins                                  Wednesday, November 29

Summit Scheduled Published                                     Friday, January 12

Early Bird Registration Ends                                       Friday, January 20

Last day to Sponsor                                                   Friday, February 9


Early bird registration is only $300 and includes all sessions and meals for both days.

In addition to the various sponsorship levels, OCP has secured 30 private meeting rooms at the San Jose Convention Center, and the adjoining Marriott Hotel, based on requests from attendee companies seeking more private spaces to conduct business meetings.


About Open Compute Project

The Open Compute Project Foundation is a 501(c)(6) organization which was founded in 2011 by Facebook, Intel, Rackspace. Our mission is to apply the benefits of open source to hardware and rapidly increase the pace of innovation in, near and around the data center and beyond.

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Contact:Dirk Van Slyke, Marketing & Communications Director,