The openSUSE Conference begins Friday, May 24, at 10 a.m. and will finish on Sunday, May 26. The openSUSE Conference is the annual openSUSE community event that brings people from around the world together to meet and collaborate. The organized talks, workshops, and BoF sessions provide a framework around more casual meet ups and hack sessions. A party here and there provides the time to relax and have fun, making connections on a more personal level.

Pre-conference Party There will be a pre-party at the Kater Murr, Johannesgasse 14, on the evening of May 23 where people will gather the day before the conference for drinks and socializing. Join us if you arrive in time and are not suffering too much from jetlag. People will most likely show up around 7 p.m. or earlier.

openSUSE Conference 2019 has the most awesome program ever!


Cloud and Containers

Focuses on cloud and container technologies

Desktop and Applications

If your talk focuses on the Desktop or Applications, submit your talk in this track.

Embedded Systems

Embedded systems are accelerating and every year there are more talks associated with embedded systems.



This talk is listed as a keynote.

Open Source

If have a topic that centers on FOSS, but doesn't fall into one of the other categories, select this track.


Is your talk about openSUSE. Select this track.

Where to stay in Nürnberg

We recommend the following accommodations for your visit.

Duerer Hotel

This family-run modern option is a 0.3-mile walk from Nuremburg Castle and 0.7 miles from the Germanisches Nationalmuseum.

Rooms have straightforward modern decor, flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi. Junior suites have views of the Kaiserburg. Air-conditioning is not available.

Park at Z-Bau and to take the underground to the hotel.

There’s a lobby lounge with fireplace, a bar and a courtyard garden, plus a fitness center and relaxation area with sauna and steam room. Address: Neutormauer 32, 90403 Nürnberg Phone:0911 2146650

Hotel Marienbad

A 3-minute walk from Nuremberg Central Station, this city-center hotel is also an 8-minute walk from Germanisches National museum and 3.7 km from the Documentation Center and Nazi Party Rally Grounds. Park at Z-Bau and to take the underground to the hotel. Address: Eilgutstraße 5, 90443 Nürnberg Phone:0911 203147

Le Méridien Grand Hotel Nürnberg

Located at the entrance to the historic Old Town and opposite the main station, Le Méridien Grand Hotel Nuremberg is within walking distance of Nuremberg's historic sights. With 192 guest rooms, including free entry into 'Neues Museum' as part of Le Meridien's Unlock Art programme, the hotel is the ideal base from which to explore the city. Park at Z-Bau and to take the underground to the hotel.

Leonardo Hotel Nürnberg

Around 65 EURO. The Leonardo Hotel Nürnberg welcomes you in a central location, close to the beautiful Old Town, the historical „Burgviertel“ and the famous city wall. The hotel is situated near the Nuremberg Central Railway Station. Discover: The picturesque Old Town and the historical sights, which are just a footstep away; The attractive pedestrian zone with numerous shops: Or visit the Staatsstheater or Opernhaus Nürnberg. Park at Z-Bau and to take the underground to the hotel.

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