Fueling innovative software
July 15-18, 2019
Portland, OR
Tom Sadler

Tom Sadler
Software Engineering Team Lead, BBC

Tom Sadler is a software engineering team lead for BBC iPlayer, specializing in media playback for connected TV browsers. He has advocated for supporting open source projects, including the BBC’s TV application layer and bigscreen player, and lead collaboration between teams.


11:50am12:30pm Thursday, July 18, 2019
Secondary topics:  Customer Centered
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The BBC has a long history of using and releasing open source software, but there are many departments across the BBC operating independently with different attitudes and approaches to open source. David Buckhurst and Tom Sadler share some of their personal experiences with open source at the BBC—not only building and supporting software but also collaborating across teams. Read more.