My apologies for the caps in the subject, but we have some pretty amazing speakers for tomorrow!? If you're on the fence about coming (and the fact that we will have PIZZA can't sway you), getting the chance to hear from these professionals should...hope to see you there!
- James Herbsleb -? Dr. Herbsleb is a Professor of?
Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University. He supervises students in both the Software Engineering and Computation,??
interests focus on complex socio-technical systems, where
networks of people interact with and through technology to
create and inhabit ecosystems. ?He recently published research on Open Source and Outsourced Software Acceptance Evaluation and Assurance Organizations, and Society PhD programs. ?His research
- Damien Miller - Mr. Miller is CEO of Comet Way, a company that provides platform technologies through an open source license and sells specialized products for health care, financial services, travel, and smart card issuers. His use of open source is due to his desire for transparency and security, and the desire to maintain the "beauty of code". http://www.cometway.com
- Celia Bauer - Ms. Bauer is currently on the Managing Counsel of Ariba Inc. ?She has been published in the areas of e-commerce, privacy, healthcare, and open source software technology in numerous publications over the past eight years. Ms. Bauer also serves as an Adjunct Professor of Law at Duquesne University Law School teaching Commercial Use of Intellectual Property. She has valuable industry experience on the legal aspects of open source innovation and offers a practical perspective.