Call for Papers for PGConf.DE 2013

Posted by ads on Tuesday, 2013-05-28
Posted in [Pgug-Germany][Postgresql-News]

PGConf.DE 2013 is the sequel of the German Speaking PostgreSQL Conference in 2011. This year’s PGConf.DE will be held on November 8th in the Rheinischen Industriemuseum in Oberhausen, followed by the OpenRheinRuhr at the same venue.

Topics for PostgreSQL Users, Developers, Contributors and Desicion Makers will be covered. For more information about the conference, please visit the website at:

We are now accepting proposals for talks. Please note that we are looking for talks in English and German.

Each session will last 45 minutes, and may be on any topic related to PostgreSQL. Suggested topic areas include:

  • Developing applications for PostgreSQL
  • Administering large scale PostgreSQL installations
  • Case studies and/or success stories of PostgreSQL deployments
  • PostgreSQL tools and utilities
  • Extensions (PostGIS, FTS, …)
  • PostgreSQL hacking
  • Community & user groups
  • Tuning the server
  • Migrating from other systems
  • Scaling / replication
  • Benchmarking & hardware
  • PostgreSQL related products

Of course, we’re happy to receive proposals for talks on other PostgreSQL related topics as well.

The submission deadline is the September 15, 2013. Selected speakers will be notified before September 25, 2013.

Please submit your proposal via the Event System of PostgreSQL.EU:

Please set up your speaker profile, first. If you have already spoken at a previous PGConf.EU event, you already have a profile - please take a minute to review it. Once you have a profile, this page will provide a link to a form where you can submit one or more talks for PGConf.DE 2013. When the site prompts for a login, use your regular community account.

The proposals will be considered by committee that will publish a schedule in advance of the conference.

The Call for Papers is also available through the website:

Entrance tickets for the German PostgreSQL Conference are also valid for the OpenRheinRuhr 2013.

We are looking forward to hear from you and we will see you in Oberhausen in November.