Category Archives: open source

Sumana Harihareswara to Keynote Open Source Bridge

The excitement never stops around here. We’re very pleased to announce our second amazing keynote speaker, Sumana Harihareswara. Sumana Harihareswara manages projects and people, currently as Volunteer Development Coordinator at the Wikimedia Foundation, where she leads the Technical Liaisons and Developer Relations group (TLDR). She has worked at Collabora, GNOME,, Fog Creek Software, Behavior, […]

Announcing our first Keynote Speaker: Jason Scott of

The Open Source Bridge planning committee is pleased to announce the first of our keynote speakers for 2012: Jason Scott! Jason Scott works at the Internet Archive helping to record and maintain a history of computer technology. But as many of you know, that’s hardly all that he does. He’s the owner and curator of […]

Volunteer Appreciation & Info Night – 1/27 from 6-9pm

You are invited to a night of merry-making, fun-seeking, and general geekery celebrating the volunteers of Open Source Bridge! Enjoy some food and holiday grog, watch a slide show of photos previous years and listen to a short talk about volunteering. There will even be some celebratory piñata whacking. Will you be able to sign up to volunteer for […]

Find OSB11 Speakers at OSCON

We’re quite proud of our speakers and want to continue to promote the open source work they are doing. If you didn’t catch any of the following people at Open Source Bridge, you’ll have a chance to see them speak at OSCON next week. And be sure to attend the Event Planning for Geeks talk, […]

Announcing the Open Source Bridge 2011 talks!

We are very pleased to announce this year’s Open Source Bridge conference sessions as part of our 4-day event June 21st through the 24th in Portland, Oregon. We received hundreds of excellent presentation proposals, community comments, and other feedback, and our diverse selection committee was very busy carefully reviewing and choosing talks. This year’s lineup features […]