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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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Jefro Osier-Mixon

Program Manager, Linux Foundation
"Jefro" Osier-Mixon has been an open source professional since the early 1990s as a technical writer and occasional developer as well as community manager, program manager, and OSPO leader. His primary activities over the years have included the Yocto Project, Zephyr Project, GNU... Read More →

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