Call for Papers and Registration Open for Magnolia Conference 2011

Magnolia, the open source content management vendor that delivers simplicity on an enterprise scale, is calling for presentation proposals for Magnolia Conference 2011, to be held in Basel, Switzerland, September 7-9, 2011. Early Bird tickets to the third annual Magnolia Conference are on sale immediately at the Magnolia website.

There is a June 24 deadline to submit proposed talks for the business and technical speaker tracks. Participants will also be able to organize their own talks during the “unconference” Community Day on September 9.

“Last year’s Magnolia Conference was a sold-out success, with partners, developers and clients enjoying the open exchange of best practise and lessons learned.” said Boris Kraft, Magnolia CTO. “If you are looking for a CMS, there is no better event than Magnolia Conference. Talk to existing users and you'll understand why Magnolia's customers are happy customers. Plus, this year will see presentations and workshops accompanying the debut of Magnolia 5.0, the biggest and best Magnolia release ever.”

The Magnolia Conference draws current and potential Magnolia users, partners, and community contributors from all over the globe, to meet and learn about open source, standards-based Java CMS. Through expert instruction, hands-on tutorials, case studies, and presentations, attendees will gain significant insight into the endless possibilities Magnolia CMS provides to support your business goals online.

Testimonials from Magnolia Conference 2010 participants:
“Rarely is there a conference where you are provided unfettered access to the entire company behind the product, the Magnolia conference allows for that and more.” — Brian Warrick, NRG-Edge.

“Magnolia Conference is one of the best Java CMS events I've been to.” — Mark Newton, Community Lead,

“Magnolia Conference is an awesome event for techies and business people alike.” — Matt Dertinger, Campbell-Ewald.

Event to be held in Basel, Switzerland, September 7-9, 2011
Magnolia Conference 2011 will be held at the modern Basel University Hospital in Basel, Switzerland, September 7-9, 2010. You can go online immediately to book tickets at an early bird price. To learn more about the Magnolia Conference, purchase tickets, or participate in the call for papers, please visit

About Magnolia CMS

Magnolia’s open source content management system delivers simplicity on an enterprise scale. Its outstanding combination of ease-of-use with a flexible, standards-based Java architecture has led to its adoption by enterprises and governments throughout the world, including ING, the U.S. Navy,, Johnson & Johnson, Lloyds TSB, Sony, Unilever, and the US Department of Defense. To find out more about Magnolia, including support, training, and our international network of qualified partners, please visit