Jenkins Contributor Summit

The Jenkins Contributor Summit brings together current and future contributors to the Jenkins project. It brings together community members to learn, meet, and help shape the future of Jenkins.

Next Summit: Brussels (Feb 2, 2024)

We are happy to announce that we will hold a Jenkins Contributor Summit in Brussels prior to FOSDEM.

FOSDEM is a free event for software developers to meet, share ideas, and collaborate. Every year, thousands of developers of free and open-source software from all over the world gather at the event in Brussels. For the 2024 event, FOSDEM will occur between February 3 - 4, the first weekend of February.

Key Dates:

  • Jenkins Contributor Summit: Friday 2 February 2024

  • FOSDEM: Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 February 2024


  • Betacowork, located at 4 Rue des Pères Blancs, 1040 Brussels, Belgium The Betacowork location is easily accessible from downtown Brussels or the FOSDEM venue.

Entry Fee:

  • No cost to attend.

  • Registration will be required (room capacity: 30).

  • Event is in-person only.

  • No catering is foreseen but food can be purchased in the neighborhood.

Agenda (Draft)

(To be updated)

  • Board report - (Jenkins Governance Board member)

  • Infrastructure officer report - Damien Duportal

    • Funding, sponsorships, and cost savings

    • Modernization

  • Docs officer report - Kevin Martens

  • Release officer report - Tim Jacomb

  • Events officer report - Alyssa Tong

  • Security officer report - Wadeck Follonier

  • User Experience SIG report - Tim Jacomb or Mark Waite

    • Progress, next steps, etc.

  • Platform SIG report

  • Java support plan

  • Hardware support

  • Initiatives and roadmap

Call for participation

Jenkins Contributor Summit is a community driven event. Our agenda is based on interest of contributors and community members. The Contributor Summit agenda is created with input and suggestions from Jenkins community members. We’re always ready to welcome additional help as we plan, organize, and run Contributor Summits.

Discussion channels


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Social media

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Mailing lists

We do not use mailing lists actively for Contributor Summits. Should you want to use an email instead of the channels above, please use one of the Jenkins mailing lists.