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Wednesday, August 29 • 2:10pm - 2:50pm
Launching Open Source Projects - Jeffrey "Jefro" Osier-Mixon, Intel

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This talk covers the processes and "gotchas" leading up to the launch or a large-scale open source project, including best practices for working with open source developer communities, working with service providers and foundations, making key decisions for licensing and governance, and satisfying and influencing stakeholders. Stories will come from experience with successful Linux Foundation projects, including the Yocto Project, Zephyr Project, OpenBMC, and others, along with a few tales of failed communities (probably) you haven't heard of.

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Jeffrey Osier-Mixon

Open Source Program Manager, Linux Foundation
Jeffrey "Jefro" Osier-Mixon is a fixture at open source conferences. He has worked as technical contributor in FOSS since the early 1990s, and as a community manager and program manager at Intel since 2011. Jefro is on the program committee for the Embedded Linux Conference series... Read More →

Wednesday August 29, 2018 2:10pm - 2:50pm
Room 213