IGF 2018 WS #290
OpenPaaS: The open-platform for the digital transformation


Organizer 1: Raoul Delpech, LINAGORA
Organizer 2: Alexandre Zapolsky, Conseil National du Numérique
Organizer 3: Michel-Marie Maudet, LINAGORA

Speaker 1: Raoul Delpech, Private Sector, Western European and Others Group (WEOG)
Speaker 2: Alexandre Zapolsky, Civil Society, Western European and Others Group (WEOG)
Speaker 3: Michel-Marie Maudet, Private Sector, Western European and Others Group (WEOG)

Online Moderator

Flash Session - 30 Min


Michael is a manager of an international team, VP Product OpenPaaS (platform collaborative for organizations). He has strong knowledge of the Open source ecosystem. He has also skills of development, software architecture, Knowledge of infrastructures Cloud, containers and orchestrators. So he is the ideal person to speak about digital sovereignty.


LINAGORA is a company which believes in the diversity of its profiles. We have more than 15 nationalities represented to LINAGORA. LINAGORA has offices in France, Belgium, Canada, Vietnam and Tunisia and and sells its software and services around the world. LINAGORA is very active in emerging high-growth countries, particularly in Africa.

LINAGORA is an Innovative SME with over 200 people internationally. The founders own 100% of capital. Founded in 2000, LINAGORA is today a French digital champion. As such, LINAGORA has received numerous awards and prizes, and is a proud supporter of the French Tech initiative in France but also in Africa, Vietnam and Canada.

We would like to make an intervention of 30 minutes in front of a public.
The conference will last 20 minutes with a demonstration of our Open-Plateform of micro-services: OpenPaaS.
Outline for this session:
I- Digital transformation is everywhere
II-Towards a model of plateformisation
III- A method of co-development and co-innovation necessary for an ethical digital.
This conference will be followed of 10 minutes by exchanges with the persons present in the room.

We shall set 10 minutes to exchange with the on-the-spot and on-line public. We shall answer selected questions coming to tweet and will hand over to us in the public present in the room. The rule will be: only one question per person.

What are the stakes in the plateformisations of companies? How to create an ethical digital technology? How to assure the sustainability of its business model via the co-innovation?

Online Participation

We are going to broadcast the conference via periscope and we are going to post tweets to have a wide visibility on the social networks.