Morning Keynote: James Vasile*
DescriptionOpen source communities.
Keynoting OSBridge 2013.
Open Tech Strategies / Open Internet Tools Project / Software Freedom Law Center
James Vasile directs the Open Internet Tools Project, which supports
development of anti-censorship and anti-surveillance tools. He is a
partner at Open Tech Strategies, which advises organizations and
businesses as they navigate the open-source world. He is also a Senior
Fellow at the Software Freedom Law Center, where he acts as a
strategic advisor on a range of free software efforts.
James has helped boot up a number of free software organizations,
including the FreedomBox Foundation, Open Source Matters, and the
Software Freedom Conservancy. His FreedomBox work has been recognized by
an Innovation Award at Contact Summit 2011, as well as an Ashoka
ChangeMaker’s award for Citizen’s Media.