Open Source Collaborative Innovation, The Way Forward. A unique opportunity to take part in the revolution that is changing the software industry. OW2 Consortium is pleased to announce the 2013 edition of OW2con, an annual international community event that brings together technology experts, software architects, IT developers, project managers and decision-makers from 50 countries around the world. This year’s conference will be held again at Innovation Gardens within the FT-Orange R&D complex in Paris-Issy-les-Moulineaux. A large range of topics will be covered, including middleware technologies, generic business applications, Business Intelligence, Big Data, security, mobility and open source cloud computing. The public conference will take place on Wednesday and Thursday, 13-14 November 2013. An additional workshop day will take place on Tuesday November 12.