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Karen Sandler

Karen Sandler
Executive Director, Software Freedom Conservancy

Website | @o0karen0o

Karen M. Sandler is the Executive Director of the GNOME Foundation. She is known for her advocacy for free software, particularly in relation to the software on medical devices. Prior to joining GNOME, she was General Counsel of the Software Freedom Law Center. Karen continues to do pro bono legal work with SFLC and serves as an officer of the Software Freedom Conservancy and an advisor to the Ada Initiative. She is also pro bono General Counsel to QuestionCopyright.Org. Karen is a recipient of the O’Reilly Open Source Award.


Karen Sandler (Software Freedom Conservancy)
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This talk will introduce GNOME's Outreach Program for Women, outline how the program works and update you on what's happened recently. Tired of people talking about how there isn't diversity in free software? Come to this talk and find out how you can help actually change things. Read more.
Karen Sandler (Software Freedom Conservancy)
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Karen Sandler, Executive Director of the GNOME Foundation, will discuss the peculiar tension in the intersection of free and open source software and corporate interest. Read more.