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

Alolita Sharma
Principal Technologist, Amazon Web Services


Alolita Sharma is a principal technologist enabling open source at Amazon Web Services. Previously, she led engineering teams at PayPal, Twitter, Wikipedia, and IBM. Alolita serves on the board of the Unicode Consortium and has served on the board of the Open Source Initiative (OSI). She is an invited subject-matter expert on W3C and ECMA workgroups. She holds multiple degrees in computer science and speaks internationally on open source, InnerSource, the cloud, web and language technologies, deep learning, and open standards.


2:35pm2:50pm Tuesday, July 17, 2018
Location: E141
Alolita Sharma (Amazon Web Services)
Alolita Sharma shares a brief case study that succinctly illustrates the top challenges faced by engineering teams as they adopt InnerSource practices. Along the way, Alolita explains how InnerSource can help preserve efficiencies by fast-tracking interteam collaboration, reusing design thinking, and integrating continuous feedback to drive innovation. Read more.