Chris DiBona

Chris DiBona
Director, Open Source, Google, Inc.

Website | @cdibona

Chris DiBona is the Director of Open Source for Mountain View, Ca based Google, Inc. His job includes managing open source related compliance and outreach programs for the company. More information about Google’s open source program can be found at

Before joining Google, Mr. DiBona was an editor/author for the hugely popular online website and he is an internationally known advocate of open source software and related methodologies. He co-edited the award winning essay compilations “Open Sources” and “Open Sources 2.0” for O’Reilly and writes for a great number of publications. He was briefly the Linux guy on TechTV, starred in Floss Weekly and speaks on a variety of open source issues internationally.


Location: Portland 251 Level: Novice
Chris DiBona (Google, Inc.), Shawn Pearce (Google), Carol Smith (Self)
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In this talk, we'll bring you up to date and answer your questions about the various open source projects at Google. Additionally, Shawn Pearce will update you on Git and Gerrit code review. If you care about the future of Git as a client, you should make time for this talk. Read more.


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