Making Open Work
May 8–9, 2017: Training & Tutorials
May 10–11, 2017: Conference
Austin, TX

Meet the Expert with VM Brasseur (@vmbrasseur)

VM Brasseur (@vmbrasseur)
2:35pm3:15pm Thursday, May 11, 2017
Location: Table 1

VM will be on hand to answer questions related to her Thursday morning talk, Passing the baton: Succession planning for FOSS leadership. A veteran open source developer, manager, strategist, and advocate, VM will answer your questions about how to develop the open source leaders of the future.

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VM Brasseur


VM Brasseur (aka Vicky) is a manager of technical people, projects, processes, products, and businesses. In her nearly 20 years in the tech industry, Vicky has been an analyst, programmer, product manager, software engineering manager, technical and C-level business consultant, and director of software engineering. She is a winner of the 2014 Perl White Camel Award and a winner of the 2016 O’Reilly Open Source Award. Vicky occasionally blogs, often writes, and frequently tweets at @vmbrasseur. She is also a community moderator for