October 10-11 | New York, New York
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Wednesday, October 10 • 2:20pm - 3:15pm
Working Discussion: Contributing to Open Source - Presented by Scott Nicholas, Senior Director of Strategic Programs, Karen Copenhaver, Counsel, The Linux Foundation, and Chris Aniszczyk, VP, Developer Relations, The Linux Foundation and Co-Founder of the

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Important Note: This session will be run under the Chatham House Rule to facilitate discussions between attendees. Sorry, but press may not attend this session.
Presented by Scott Nicholas, Senior Director of Strategic Programs, Karen Copenhaver, Counsel, The Linux Foundation and Chris Aniszczyk, VP Developer Relations at The Linux Foundation and Co-Founder of the TODO Group
Join this session to learn everything you need to know on contributing to open source, including:
  • Building an internal infrastructure to support contributions to the existing project
  • IP Risk management,  copyright assignment, CLA,  DCO  
  • Considerations when choosing to launch a new project/introduction to LF Collaborative Projects
  • How to bring a project into The Linux Foundation

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Chris Aniszczyk

CTO, Linux Foundation (CNCF)
Chris Aniszczyk is an open source executive and engineer with a passion for building a better world through open collaboration. He's currently a CTO at the Linux Foundation focused on developer relations and running the Open Container Initiative (OCI) / Cloud Native Computing Foundation... Read More →
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Karen Copenhaver

Legal Counsel, The Linux Foundation
Karen Copenhaver is legal counsel to The Linux Foundation. She was previously a partner in Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP ‘s Business & Technology practice, focusing on technology transfer and licensing of intellectual property, with a specific emphasis on open source business mode... Read More →
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Scott Nicholas

Vice President of Project Formation, The Linux Foundation
Scott Nicholas is Vice President of Project Formation for the Linux Foundation. Scott supports the formation and launch of open source, standards, data and other open projects. Scott has set up numerous projects across the technology stack, with launched projects including LF Deep... Read More →

Wednesday October 10, 2018 2:20pm - 3:15pm EDT
Auditorium A