Everything open source
May 16–17, 2016: Training & Tutorials
May 18–19, 2016: Conference
Austin, TX
Paul Fenwick

Paul Fenwick
Benevolent Troublemaker, Perl Training Australia

Website | @pjf

Paul Fenwick is an internationally acclaimed public speaker, developer, and science educator. He is well known for presenting on a diverse range of topics including privacy, neuroscience, and neuroethics, Klingon programming, open source, depression and mental health, advancements in science, diversity, autonomous agents, and minesweeper automation. His dynamic presentation style and quirky humor has delighted audiences worldwide. Paul was awarded the 2013 O’Reilly Open Source award and the 2010 White Camel award, both for outstanding contributions to the open source community. As a freedom-loving scientist, Paul’s goal is to learn everything he can, do amazing things with that knowledge, and give them away for free. (Photograph by Joshua Button)

Sessions

11:00am - 2:00pm Wednesday, May 18 & Thursday, May 19
Sponsored
Location: Meeting Rooms 4 and 6
Nadia Eghbal (GitHub), Paul Fenwick (Perl Training Australia)
OSCON Contribute is a hacking event focused on welcoming new open source contributors to free and open source (FOSS) projects of all sizes. The core of the event highlights eight FOSS projects across two rooms bustling with energy. Read more.
3:00pm–6:00pm Wednesday, 05/18/2016
Location: Meeting Rooms 4 and 5
Nadia Eghbal (GitHub), Paul Fenwick (Perl Training Australia)
We'll have a multitude of mentors and technology experts on hand to help contributors new to FOSS or existing contributors wishing to advance their skills. Existing contributors are welcome and encouraged to take mentorship roles. Read more.
11:00am–2:00pm Thursday, 05/19/2016
Location: Meeting Rooms 4, 5 and 6
Paul Fenwick (Perl Training Australia), Nadia Eghbal (GitHub)
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We'll have a multitude of mentors and technology experts on hand to help contributors new to FOSS or existing contributors wishing to advance their skills. Existing contributors are welcome and encouraged to take mentorship roles. Read more.
3:00pm–6:00pm Thursday, 05/19/2016
Location: Meeting Rooms 4, 5 and 6
Nadia Eghbal (GitHub), Paul Fenwick (Perl Training Australia)
We'll have a multitude of mentors and technology experts on hand to help contributors new to FOSS or existing contributors wishing to advance their skills. Existing contributors are welcome and encouraged to take mentorship roles. Contribute is a safe and welcoming environment for new and experienced contributors alike. Read more.