Global Innovators to Headline Open Source Summit Europe 2023: A Gathering of Visionaries and Pioneers in Bilbao, Spain

The Linux Foundation, the renowned nonprofit organization driving open source innovation, has announced the lineup of keynote speakers for this year's Open Source Summit Europe. The event, taking place September 19-21 at the Euskalduna Conference Centre in Bilbao, Spain, is set to bring together developers, technologists, and community leaders from around the world (PyNewswire)

In its ninth edition, Open Source Summit Europe is a global conference that hosts a myriad of microconferences, mini-summits, and co-located events. The event offers attendees opportunities to collaborate, innovate, and advance the open source ecosystem in various domains such as CloudOpen, ContainerCon, Diversity Empowerment Summit, Emerging OS Forum, LinuxCon, Open AI + Data Forum, OpenJS World, Open Source Leadership Summit, Open Source On-Ramp, OSPOCon, SupplyChainSecurityCon, and SustainabilityCon (Linux Foundation).

This year's keynote speakers include:

  1. Gabriele Columbro, Executive Director of FINOS and General Manager of Linux Foundation Europe
  2. Jim Zemlin, Executive Director of The Linux Foundation
  3. Fiona Krakenbürger, Co-Founder of Sovereign Tech Fund
  4. Tara Tarakiyee, Technologist at Sovereign Tech Fund
  5. Cristina Bentué, Co-Founder and COO of IriusRisk
  6. Vivek Mahajan, Corporate Executive Officer, SEVP, CTO, and Co-Head of System Platform at Fujitsu Ltd
  7. Dave Lago, Software Development Manager at Amazon Web Services
  8. Nithya Ruff, Director of OSPO at Amazon
  9. Fatima Sarah Khalid, Developer Evangelist at GitLab
  10. Ed Parsons, Geospatial Technologist at Google
  11. Jonathan Vila, Developer Advocate at Sonar
  12. Patrick von Platen, Diffusers Team Lead at Hugging Face Open Source
  13. Jonathan Katz, Principal Product Manager - Technical at Amazon Web Services

Registration for the in-person event is currently available for US$999 until September 4, offering a savings of US$250. Special registration rates are also available for small businesses, hobbyists, students, and virtual-only options (Linux Foundation). Linux Foundation members receive a 20 percent discount on registration by contacting [email protected]

Open Source Summit Europe 2023 is made possible through the support of its sponsors, including Diamond Sponsors Fujitsu, Google, and OpenEuler; Platinum Sponsors Amazon Web Services, Huawei, OpenSearch, and Sonar; and Gold Sponsors Cloud Native Computing Foundation, Delta Lake, GitLab, Intel, Red Hat, SUSE, and Synopsys (Linux Foundation).

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