Crash course: Managing an open source community



Some simple, straightforward advice on how to manage an open source community and project.


How to encourage a diversity of contributors, and increase inclusion. We need EVERYONE to contribute to open source. Open source needs to reflect the diversity of it’s users. I will teach you ways to grow, and manage contributions and community around your open source project as a manager, or even as a fellow engaged community member.

Speaking experience

I've spoken at meetups, in webinars and at trainings.


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    Alexandra Bowen is a Community and Developer Relations Manager for DreamFactory Software. She has mostly worked as a Community Manager for Tech companies and startups. #Community & #DevRel @dfsoftwareinc #OpenSource #APIEvangelist #IoT Company’s relationships with its users are its only lasting source of value.