GlobalLogic invites you to Root Linux Conference, the second large-scale open-source-themed event!


This year, the conference will gather a lot of experts who are well-known and highly respected in the international Linux/Embedded community. Join us to gain insights you won’t get anywhere else!






The conference will include talks by top-notch speakers from Finland, Germany, Norway, Sweden, Ukraine, the USA and other countries. See the first confirmed topics below.


1) Typical Mistakes when Submitting a New Code to Linux Kernel

Andriy Shevchenko (Intel Finland Oy)


2) GPIO and Pin Control for Embedded Systems. MMC/SD and a Little SDIO

Linus Walleij (Linaro)


3) Xen Paravirtualized Devices: a Description of the Architecture

Juergen Gross (SUSE Linux)


4) Why Use TEE’s and How to Avoid Mistakes when Working with Them

Joakim Bech (Linaro)


5) Modular Cell Phone Software: Mainline Kernel and PostmarketOS

Pavel Machek (DENX Software Engineering GmbH)


6) HDMI CEC: Overview and Current Status

Hans Verkuil (Cisco Systems Norway)


Apart from the talks, there will be a vast demo zone highlighting Embedded solutions by GlobalLogic, Key Signing Party and a lot of informal communication.




April 14, 2018




Parkovy” Convention and Exhibition Center

16a Parkova road, Kyiv, Ukraine




The official language of the conference is English. Language of the specific talks can be found on this page.




Hurry up, as the price of tickets increases! Get your ticket here.


Early Bird: $50 / UAH 1400

Regular price: $75 / UAH 2000

Last chance: $100 / UAH 2800




The title partner of the conference is GlobalLogic, a market leader in Ukraine and a center of excellence for embedded software development.