PGConf India 2020: Call for Papers

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PGConf India 2020: Call for Papers

Pavan Deolasee
Hello All,

India PostgreSQL User Group is pleased to announce that the PGConf India 2020 will be held in Bengaluru, India between 26th Feb to 28th Feb  2020.

Call for papers is out. Please submit your proposal by signing up on and following the instructions there. The last date for submission is November 15, 2019. We would encourage everyone to submit their proposals as early as possible without waiting till the last date.

With growing popularity and adoption of PostgreSQL, PGConf India has become one of the  largest events in this part of the world. We expect more than 300 delegates to attend this year's event. So this gives you a great opportunity to present your work in front of a large audience. More details about the conference are available on the conference website

General Guidelines to follow when submitting your paper

If you are doing something interesting with PostgreSQL, please submit a proposal. You might be one of the backend hackers or work on a PostgreSQL related project and want to share your know-how with others. You might be developing an interesting system using PostgreSQL as the foundation. Perhaps you migrated from another database to PostgreSQL and would like to share details. 

Here are a few ideas to jump start your proposal process:
  • exciting features in the new PostgreSQL releases.
  • novel ways in which PostgreSQL is used
  • migration of production systems from another database
  • data warehousing
  • tuning PostgreSQL for different work loads
  • replication and clustering
  • hacking the PostgreSQL code
  • PostgreSQL derivatives and forks
  • applications built around PostgreSQL
  • benchmarking and performance engineering
  • case studies
  • location-aware and mapping software with PostGIS
  • PostgreSQL features in development
  • research and teaching with PostgreSQL
  • things the PostgreSQL project could do better
  • integrating PostgreSQL with 3rd-party software
This is just an indicative list of topics. If you've something else in mind, feel free to submit and our programme committee will consider it.

The conference is attended by a large variety folks, including CxOs, PostgreSQL engine developers, application developers and database administrators. So you are bound to find enough people interested in any topic around PostgreSQL.

To receive further updates about the conference, please register with us on our website, or follow us on Twitter and Facebook. You may also write us at [hidden email] for general queries/suggestions.

Important Dates:
    - 10th Sep 2019 - CFP opens
    - 15th Nov 2019 - CFP closes
    - 1st Dec 2019 - Ticket sale starts 
    - 5th Dec 2019 - Schedule finalisation
    - 26th Feb 2020 - PGConf India 2020 starts

Thank you,
Organising Committee