Business Opportunity and Open Source Analytics

15 November 2022

OSA CON 2022 – The Open Source Analytics Conference

The Open Source Analytics Conference is back!  We’ll continue to connect developers of advanced open source analytic projects with app developers. Our theme for 2022 is using open source analytics to find business opportunities quickly and cost-efficiently.  

Featured Speakers and Panelists:

Talks will show how to:

  • Navigate the changing landscape of open source, public clouds, and analytics
  • Apply emerging technologies like Kubernetes, HTAP, and Apache Arrow to applications
  • Develop creative, cost-efficient analytic applications to illuminate business opportunities
  • Deliver SaaS analytics for CDN management, real-time marketing, and other practical use cases
  • Leverage low latency data warehouses and event streams for fast response to market conditions
  • Scale analytic systems to billions of rows without complex pipelines
  • Offer imaginative low-code/no-code data exploration and visualization to users
  • Exploit advances like ARM processors and open data formats
  • And much more!

This is an industrial conference. Our goal is to encourage synergy between open source projects and analytic applications, and to provide the audience with practical ways to apply open source analytics in their businesses.

When and Where?

OSA Con 2022 – The Open Source Analytics Conference – is a free, single day online conference scheduled for Tuesday 15 November.  We’ll offer keynotes from industry leaders followed by talk tracks using ZoomEvents. Here is the current schedule.

  • 1 August – Public announcement and opening of call-for-papers (CFP)
  • 30 September – CFP closes
  • 15 October – Final schedule published
  • 15 November — Showtime!

Who Should Attend?

We invite anyone interested in open source and analytic applications to attend. Content is focused on developers.

How Can I Apply to Present?

Fill out the CFP form. We invite innovative, informative submissions related to open source analytic projects and applications that use them. No marketing pitches, please!

Talks can cover any of the topics mentioned above. Check out OSA Con 2021 talks for ideas. 

Proposals that highlight the conference theme of creating business opportunities from open source receive extra attention, but we’re very open-minded. So surprise us! We’ll consider any proposal related to open source and analytic apps. 

We will also invite distinguished speakers for keynotes on important trends in open source,  analytics, and data management in general. Keynotes are by invitation.

Will We Charge for Sponsorships or Attendance?

No and No. Altinity is sponsoring and running the conference. You become a sponsor by joining our marketing campaign to make the conference a well-attended success. Contact us at to join the fun.

Why is Altinity doing this?

We work with open source analytic users every day.  The pace of technical advancement is amazing. We believe a conference spanning the entire open source analytic community helps inspire even greater levels of innovation. Our inspiration comes from great events like Percona Online and the classic Ricon conferences sponsored by Basho Inc.

How can I find out more?

Send an email to for more information.

Reserve your place now

Thank You to Our 2021 Community Partners

We could not have pulled this together without your help promoting and locating speakers.
This is a community of communities and we are so happy to be a part of it all. Here’s to you all!


Imply is a full stack, multi-cloud data platform. It is built around Apache Druid, a widely-adopted open source real-time analytics database architected to power data-driven applications.


Percona is a leading provider of unbiased open source database solutions that allow orgs to easily, securely and affordably maintain business agility, minimize risks, and stay competitive.


Ahana, the Presto company, offers the only managed service for Presto on AWS with the vision to simplify open data lake analytics. Presto, the open source project created by Facebook and used at Uber, Twitter and thousands more, is the de facto standard for fast SQL processing on data lakes.


Preset empowers teams of all skill sets to be data driven, unlocking valuable insights with beautiful and interactive visualizations and dashboards.

DoK Community

DoKC is an openly governed group of curious and experienced practitioners, taking inspiration from the CNCF and Apache Software Foundation.
Our aim is to assist in the emergence and development of techniques for the use of Kubernetes for data.

Stream Native

Founded by the original developers of Apache Pulsar® and Apache BookKeeper®, StreamNative builds a cloud-native event streaming platform that enables enterprises to easily access data as real-time event streams.


Founded by the creators of Apache Pinot and inspired by the user-facing analytics revolution begun by companies like LinkedIn and Uber, the StarTree team is committed to giving every decision-maker the insights they need to make great choices.

dbt Labs

dbt is a data transformation tool that enables data analysts and engineers to transform, test and document data in the cloud data warehouse.


PostHog is an open-source product analytics platform that offers a suite of tools, including funnels, heat maps, session recording and more, all in a single platform.

At Cube Dev, they’re on a mission to provide developers with analytical data access layer to build modern applications. Cube.js is used by thousands of companies around the world to power customer‑facing analytics and internal business intelligence tools.