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

Safia Abdalla
Maintainer, nteract


Safia Abdalla is one of the maintainers of nteract, a desktop-based interactive computing experience. A data scientist and software engineer with an interest in open source software and data science for social good, Safia is the organizer of PyData Chicago. In her free time, she enjoys running, working out, and drinking tea.


4:15pm4:55pm Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Level: Non-technical
Safia Abdalla (nteract)
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A large, successful open source project runs a lot like a business. Indeed, some large, successful open source projects are businesses. Safia Abdalla explains why open source is the best playground and laboratory for new entrepreneurs and why this is a good thing for open source projects. Read more.