Fueling innovative software
July 15-18, 2019
Portland, OR
Russell Rutledge

Russell Rutledge
Principal Engineer, Nike


Russ Rutledge is the director of InnerSource and community at Nike. This startup within the company guides the process and tools to encourage and foster cross-team and community interaction and development. Russ’s drive and passion is to enable all software engineers to achieve incredible technical and business throughput via quality tooling and streamlined work process. Previously, he ran another successful startup delivering JavaScript continuous delivery solutions to hundreds of projects throughout Nike. Russ began his career with feature and infrastructure development on the Outlook and OneDrive consumer websites at Microsoft.


4:10pm4:40pm Tuesday, July 16, 2019
InnerSource Day
Location: E143/144
Russell Rutledge (Nike), Silona Bonewald (Hyperledger), Danese Cooper (NearForm), Georg Grütter (Bosch Software Innovations GmbH)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)
Learn key roles and principles for effective InnerSource with Russell Rutledge, Silona Bonewald, Danese Cooper, and Georg Grütter and how you can share them with others. Read more.
1:45pm2:25pm Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Open Source
Location: E145/146
Secondary topics:  Open Source
Average rating: ****.
(4.67, 12 ratings)
You've got big ideas on how your company should develop an open source culture more fully. Russell Rutledge explains the relationship between open source participation and other collaborative behaviors and how you can apply that to meet your open source goals. The collaboration maturity model gives you guideposts to follow on your organization's journey toward open source. Read more.