Ricon 2015

San Francisco | November 4-6th, 2015

A Distributed Systems Conference

Call For Presentations Officially Open!

The Call For Presentations for RICON 2015, happening this November in San Francisco, is officially open. We'd like to hear about all of the ways you apply distributed systems theory in practice, your experience and innovations, new research in the field, or how you are using Riak and Riak CS. Developers, industry leaders, partners, customers and community members are welcomed to submit proposals.

View sponsorship prospectus
Contact [email protected] for sponsorship pricing details


Distributed Systems Design -

Developers & Academia will share experiences in the design, analysis, implementation, or application of distributed systems.

Distributed Systems Operations -

Deployment strategies, performance optimizations, hardware recommendations, etc. based on real world experiences.

Riak in Production -

Data modeling, monitoring, scalability, language specific implementation, and more. Your experience deploying Riak in production shared with the community.


Click on this link to complete the Google Form where you will be asked:

  1. Your name, title, organization, email, and social profiles
  2. Your proposed talk title
  3. Your abstract (no more than 300 words)
  4. Your bio (100 words)
  5. Include whether you have spoken at RICON in the past and any other speaker history (include video links to past speaking sessions, if applicable)
  6. Indicate if interested in sponsorship opportunities

Submit A Proposal

Example Topics:

  • Connecting applications to distributed systems
  • Consistency in NoSQL databases
  • High availability in databases
  • Messaging in distributed environments
  • Search in distributed systems
  • Getting started with distributed systems
  • Case studies on Riak
  • Deploying and using Riak in the enterprise
  • Using distributed systems for new technologies and markets
  • Business drivers for distributed systems
  • Making cloud storage enterprise-ready
  • DevOps processes

Key 2015 Dates:

Call for proposals ends: August 30, 2015

Final notifications for accepted and declined submissions sent: September 15, 2015

Conference Dates: Thursday November 5th and Friday November 6th, 2015

For questions regarding the Call for Proposals or Sponsorship Opportunities, send an email to [email protected]


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