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

Jim Jagielski
Developer, ASF

Website | @jimjag

Jim Jagielski is a well-known and widely acknowledged expert and visionary in open source, an accomplished coder, and a frequent, engaging presenter on all things open, web, and cloud related. As a developer, Jim has made substantial code contributions to just about every core technology behind the internet and web. In 2012, he was awarded the O’Reilly Open Source Award and in 2015 received the Innovation Luminary Award from the EU. He is best known as one of the developers and cofounders of the Apache Software Foundation, where he has served as both chairman and president and where he’s been on the board of directors since day one. Jim serves as president of the Outercurve Foundation, was a director of the Open Source Initiative (OSI), and works at Capital One as a senior director in the Tech Fellows program. He credits his wife Eileen in keeping him sane.


4:15pm4:55pm Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Open Source: From Consumer to Contributor
Location: Meeting Room 9C
Level: Intermediate
Average rating: ****.
(4.00, 4 ratings)
Jim Jagielski offers an overview of the various FOSS license types available to the developer, exploring the advantages and disadvantages of each and sharing some helpful hints for picking the right license for your project. Read more.