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OSI Needs You

OSI Needs You

A brief explanation of OSI's new Individual Membership category, delivered at OSCON 2012 in the Thursday keynote session.

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Simon Phipps

July 19, 2012
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  1. OSI Needs You! Simon Phipps President, The Open Source Initiative

  2. OSI Past • Founded 1998 • Steward of the Open

    Source Definition • Arbiter of Open Source licenses • Looking after the community's firmware...
  3. OSI Future “educate educate about and advocate advocate for the

    benefits of open source and to build bridges build bridges among different constituencies in the open source community.” (that's from opensource.org/mission)
  4. EDUCATE? ADVOCATE? BUILD BRIDGES? That will need PEOPLE!

  5. OSI Today! • Please JOIN NOW! opensource.org/join • Help us

    evolve – be part of the solution.