Put open source to work
July 16–17, 2018: Training & Tutorials
July 18–19, 2018: Conference
Portland, OR

Molly de Blanc
Campaigns Manager, Free Software Foundation


Molly de Blanc is campaigns manager at the Free Software Foundation. A free software activist from Somerville, MA, Molly serves on the board of directors at the Open Source Initiative. She enjoys biking, coffee, and playing bassoon.


2:35pm3:15pm Thursday, July 19, 2018
Level: Non-technical
Molly de Blanc (Free Software Foundation)
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When Munich adopted a free and open source procurement policy, the GNU/Linux world soared. Several years later, after much success, the city council voted to abandon their efforts and return to a more proprietary system. Molly de Blanc talks about what happened in Munich and looks at other cities that have adopted free and open source procurement policies. Read more.