2021 OW2con'21 Announcement (#3)

Today, we’d like to introduce the live round table, one of the main events of OW2con'21. International experts will debate what it takes to implement good open source governance. Join OW2con online this year again on June 23-24 for two days of state-of-the-art presentations celebrating the European Open Source Ecosystem. As usual, the event is free of charge!

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Open Source Governance Round Table

You will be inspired by our experts in this live interactive round table on good open source governance.
  • Nejia Lanouar
    As the CIO of the City of Paris since 2012, Nejia is leading the digital transformation of the French capital. An open-source enthusiast, she believes in co-creation and use of data to improve public services.
  • Gijs Hillenius
    An international specialist on Digital Government and an expert on open source in public services, Gijs Hillenius leads the implementation of the open source programme office at the European Commission.
  • Deborah Bryant
    The Senior Director, Open Source Program Office, Office of the CTO at Red Hat, Deb leads a global team responsible for the company’s strategy and stewardship in open source software communities.
  • Mike Milinkovich
    The Executive Director of the Eclipse Foundation since 2004, Mike knows governance inside out as he leads both the Eclipse open-source community and its commercial ecosystem.
  • Simon Phipps
    Former head of open source at Sun Microsystems and a co-founder of the Java business at IBM Simon serves on the Board of The Document Foundation as well as at OSI and The Open Rights Group.

Program Overview

We have got a great program for you in five key sessions:
  • Developer Topics
  • Open source Technologies
  • OW2 Projects Spotlight
  • Using Open Source Responsibly
  • Open Source Ecosystem
Check out the detailed schedule!

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OW2con'21 Best Project Award Contest

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