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Presentation Materials

The conference is over, but you can see most of the (excellent) presentations at: TechConference2005Docs


The CE Linux Forum is holding a technical conference (in conjunction with their annual Plenary meeting).


Members of the forum should register at: Plenary Registration.

If you are an employee of a member company then you can register as a CELF member here, and then register for the technical conference using the link above.

(See the CELF member company roster here.)

Special non-member invited guests (mostly, people Tim Bird has talked to) will be registered by the forum office.

While openings are available, member companies may invite non-member guests. Please limit the number of non-member guests to 2 per company (due to costs). Please limit the total number of attendees from your company (including non-member guests) to 8.

/!\ In order for us to make appropriate arrangements for the conference facilities, please register as soon as possible. Space is filling up - so don't delay.


There will be 28 sessions, and Tuesday evening there will be a over 20 technical demonstrations presented by various members of the forum.

The sessions will consists of:

Demonstrations should be registered here (at the bottom of the page).

Session List

Technical sessions are as follows (in no particular order):


Session Description

Session Slot

Greg Ungerer, SnapGear


25- 2:00-A

Tohru Nojiri, Hitachi

Linux Kernel State Tracer (LKST) technology

25- 2:00-C

Todd Poynor, MontaVista

Dynamic Power Management


Philippe Robin, ARM

Developing and Optimizing Linux on ARM Cores

25- 3:00-A

Ed Plowman

OpenGL ES, OpenVG and OpenMAX

26- 9:00-C

Matt Mackall

Linux-tiny and Directions for Small Systems


Erik Andersen



John Vugts & Jeroen Brouwer, Philips

UHAPI tutorial

26- 2:00-C x2

Karim Yaghmour, Opersys

Building Embedded Linux Systems - Tutorial

26- 2:00-A x3

Pieter van der Meulen, Philips

Audio, Video, Graphics WG discussion

26- 4:00-C

Dongjun Shin, Samsung

Flash Memory WG discussion

26- 4:00-B

Scott Preece, Motorola

Mobile Phone Profile WG - intro and working session


Mark Orvek, MontaVista

Power Management WG discussion - suspend to flash technology, etc.


Manas Saksena, TimeSys

Real Time WG discussion

26- 2:00-B

Hiroo Suyama, NEC

System Size WG discussion

26- 9:00-A

Matsubara-san & Hagiwara-san & Hisao Munakata, Renesas

Graphics APIs for Linux (including DirectFB and 3D)


Nigel Cunningham

Linux 2.6 Power Management

26- 9:00-B

Emmanuel Fleury & Kristian Sørensen, Aalborg University

Umbrella Security Framework


Dennis Oliver Kropp


25- 3:00-C

Michael Hunold

Linux DVB


Markku Ursin, Movial

Creating GTK+ based UI's for embedded devices


John Cooper, TimeSys

2.6 Realtime preemption patch

26- 3:00-B

Seiji Munetoh, IBM & Nichola Szeto, Sony

Integrating TCG (Trusted Computing Group) technology in Linux

25- 2:00-B

Tim Bird, Sony

Bootup Time WG discussion - current bootup time projects

26- 12:00-B

Andrew Morton, Lead kernel developer
Hisao Munakata, Renesas
Mark Orvek, MontaVista
Ruud Derwig, Philips
Moderated by Tim Bird, Sony

Panel - Improving Commercial CE Involvement in Linux

25- 4:00-ABC

Session Schedule

CELF Technical Conference - January 25

1:00-2:00 - Lunch


Room A - Hayes Ballroom

Room B - Monterey room

Room C - Morgan Hill room

2:00 - 2:50 pm

uClinux - Greg Ungerer, SnapGear

Integrating TCG (Trusted Computing Group) technology in Linux - Seiji Munetoh, IBM & Nicholas Szeto, Sony

Linux Kernel State Tracer (LKST) technology - Tohru Nojiri, Hitachi

3:00 - 3:50 pm

Linux on Arm Cores - Philippe Robin, ARM

Umbrella Security Framework - Emmanuel Fleury

DirectFB - Dennis Oliver Kropp

4:00 - 4:50 pm

Panel - Improving commercial CE involvement in Linux - Andrew Morton, Hisao Munakata,
Mark Orvek, Ruud Derwig : Moderated by Tim Bird

5:00-6:30 - Demonstrations

7:00 - Dinner


CELF Technical Conference - January 26


Room A - Hayes Ballroom

Room B - Monterey room

Room C - Morgan Hill room

9:00 - 9:50

System Size WG discussion - Hiroo Suyama

Linux 2.6 Power Management - Nigel Cunningham

OpenGL ES, OpenVF and OpenMAX - Ed Plowman - ARM

10:00 - 10:50

uClibc - Erik Andersen

Dynamic Power Management - Todd Poynor, Monta Vista

Graphics APIS for Linux - Matsubara, Hagiwara, Hisao Munakata, Renesas

11:00 - 11:50

Linux-tiny - Matt Mackall

Power Management WG discussion - suspend to flash technology, etc. - Mark Orvek, Monta Vista

Creating GTK+ based UI's for embedded devices - Markku Ursin, Movial

12:00 - 12:50

Mobile Phone Profile WG - intro and working session - Scott Preece

Bootup Time WG discussion - current projects - Tim Bird, Sony

Linux DVB - Michael Hunold

1:00-2:00 - Lunch Break

2:00 - 2:50 pm

Embedding Linux tutorial - Karim Yaghmour

Real Time WG discussion - Manas Saksena, TimeSys

UHAPI tutorial - John Vugts - Philips

3:00 - 3:50 pm

Embedding Linux tutorial2 - Karim Yaghmour

2.6 Real-time preemption patch - John Cooper, TimeSys

UHAPI tutorial2 - John Vugts - Philips

4:00 - 4:50 pm

Embedding Linux tutorial3 - Karim Yaghmour

Flash Memory WG discussion - Dongjun Shin, Samsung

Audio, Video, Graphics WG discussion - Pieter van der Muelen, Philips

5:00-6:00 - Break

6:00 - Dinner

Hotel Information


Dolce Hayes Mansion


200 Edenvale Avenue, San Jose, CA 95136, USA


+1 (408) 226-3200


+1 (408) 362-2329


Room rate:

$145.90 per person (single occupancy) per night including breakfast and all taxes.


For hotel reservation please fill in and fax this form (Adobe PDF) directly to the hotel at +1 (408) 362-2329 by January 3rd, 2005


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