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sambaXP 2022

SambaXP is the yearly Samba team meeting and it's ecosystem of developers, users and vendors all around the globe since 2002.

The 21th international conference around the OpenSource software Samba will take place from 31st of May to 2nd of June 2022 in Goettingen, Germany. Attendees will meet the SAMBA Team, discuss requirements as well as new features and get an update on current developments.

Conference tickets are now available (Early-Bird til 28th of February 2022) and the call for paper has also started.

The conference is organized by SerNet.


Please note:

The organizing committee is planning the next edition of the conference as an on-site meeting in Göttingen so far. But we reserve the right to hold the conference again as an online edition due to the current and future COVID-19 situation. We will review the situation continuous and inform you about the current status at this place.



Please note: During the registration process you will be asked for a password - If you enter a password there, you will create a personal XING accounct. If you don't want to create a personal account, then please do not fill in this field. A XING account is not necessary for registration and participation.

The registration process of this conference is managed by XING Events, in particular ticket sales and payment handling. The purpose and scope of the data collection and the ongoing processing and use of data by XING Events as well as your rights in this regard and related setting options to protect your personal privacy are listed in the Privacy Policy of XING Events.

According to German law the place where the service is rendered is Goettingen, Germany, therefore value added tax must be paid under the German Added Tax Act (§ 3 a Abs. 2 Nr. 3 a Umsatzsteuergesetz.

Call for Papers and Deadlines

Please note the following deadlines concerning paper submission:

  • until March 31st, 2022: call for papers
  • until April 8th, 2022: notification of accepted talks

Preparations for the 2022 SAMBA eXPerience Conference are under way. SerNet and the SAMBA Team wish to receive submissions of interest and proposals for papers, presentations, and talks about SAMBA and the broader challenges of data management at the sambaXP 2022 conference.

There will be opportunity for technical talks, user reports, presentations, and technical papers. Preference is given to English language materials, although proposals in other languages will be gladly considered.

A talk should last 45 minutes including discussion.

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Program Committee

Chairman of the 21th samba eXPerience conference is Jeremy Allison – one of the founding members of the Samba Team.

The program of talks and other contributions is supervised by the program committee:

  • Jeremy Allison, Google
  • Stefan Kania, author
  • Ralph Boehme, SerNet


Local Organizing Committee

The local organizing committee (LOC) is responsible for all activities during the conference:

  • Ms. Nadine Dreymann, SerNet
  • Mr. Dr. Johannes Loxen, SerNet

Do not hesitate to contact them via loc@remove-this.sambaxp.org.



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37079 Göttingen, Germany

Tel: +49 551 9001-0
Fax: +49 551 9001-100
E-Mail: info@remove-this.freizeit-in.de

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sambaXP is organised by SerNet:

SerNet GmbH
Bahnhofsallee 1b
37081 Goettingen

phone: +49 551 370000-0
email: contact@remove-this.sernet.de

Managing Directors: Dr. Johannes Loxen, Reinhild Jung

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