Governance conference sessions

4:10pm–4:50pm Thursday, 07/19/2012
Shane Curcuru (The Apache Software Foundation)
What is the single most valuable part of an open source project? Its brand. When everyone can fork your code on their own, a project's brand is the most important thing to understand and maintain for the benefit of the project's core technical community. Learn how communities can intelligently manage their reputation, and companies can respectfully use the brand.
10:00am–10:40am Friday, 07/20/2012
Tony Wasserman (Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley), Simon Phipps (Wipro)
Formed by a group that included Tim O'Reilly, OSI has been the cornerstone of the movement OSCON aims to gather in plenary. Hear how OSI is transforming itself into the new voice of the global open source community
11:30am–12:10pm Wednesday, 07/18/2012
Thierry Carrez (OpenStack)
As open source becomes ubiquitous, open innovation becomes the new frontier. How do we create truly collaborative multi-company open source projects, and how do we make them successful ? This talk will reflect back on the good and the bad of the OpenStack project experience to distill ten principles that anyone should apply to their own open innovation projects.

Sponsors

For information on exhibition and sponsorship opportunities at the conference, contact Sharon Cordesse at (707) 827-7065 or scordesse@oreilly.com.

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