July 20–24, 2015
Portland, OR
Brandon Keepers

Brandon Keepers
Head of Open Source, GitHub

Website | @bkeepers

GitHub has changed the way open source is built, and Brandon Keepers is changing the way GitHub builds open source. An engineer by trade, he believes open source is a fundamental to building great products, and great products sustain healthy open source projects. He shares his endeavors on twitter as @bkeepers and on his blog at opensoul.org.


10:40am–11:20am Wednesday, 07/22/2015
Collaboration Portland 255
Brandon Keepers (GitHub)
Sometimes, learning what not to do is the best path to success. This absurd, humorous, and completely serious talk will teach you everything you need to know to ensure that a healthy open source project meets its demise. Whether you are a user testing the open source waters, an experienced maintainer, or open source ate your hard drive, discover techniques to ruin your corner of the world. Read more.