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

Margaret Mayer
Senior Director of Software Engineering, Capital One


Margaret Mayer is a senior director of software engineering for consumer identity and messaging platforms at Capital One, where she sets the technology strategy, including the use of NLP and machine learning for messaging. Margaret champions the use of InnerSource within Capital One and is a passionate advocate for closing the gap in women in technology, serving as the lead for Capital One’s Women in Technology Richmond location. Margaret has been with Capital One for 18 years, in roles of increasing responsibility within technology and operations. Previously, she was an assistant professor of systems engineering at the University of Virginia. Margaret is a board member of and the Computer Science Industrial Advisory Board at Virginia Commonwealth University. She holds a BS in operations research and industrial engineering from Cornell University and an MS and PhD from Lehigh University in the same field.


4:15pm4:55pm Wednesday, May 10, 2017
In Real Life (IRL)
Location: Meeting Room 12
Level: Non-technical
Margaret Mayer (Capital One), Kranthi Dandamudi (Capital One)
Margaret Mayer and Kranthi Dandamudi share Capital One's experience building and growing its InnerSource practices. This case study touches on the rationale behind the change and the agility at which large organizations can shift to InnerSourcing. Read more.