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Tim O'Reilly

Tim O'Reilly
Founder and CEO, O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Website | @timoreilly

Tim has a history of convening conversations that reshape the industry. In 1998, he organized the meeting where the term “open source software” was agreed on, and helped the business world understand its importance. In 2004, with the Web 2.0 Summit, he defined how “Web 2.0” represented not only the resurgence of the web after the dot com bust, but a new model for the computer industry, based on big data, collective intelligence, and the internet as a platform. In 2009, with his “Gov 2.0 Summit,” he framed a conversation about the modernization of government technology that has shaped policy and spawned initiatives at the Federal, State, and local level, and around the world. He has now turned his attention to implications of the on-demand economy and other technologies that are transforming the nature of work and the future shape of the business world. He is the founder and CEO of O’Reilly Media and a partner at O’Reilly AlphaTech Ventures (OATV). He is also a founder and board member at Maker Media, which spun out of O’Reilly Media in 2012, and a board member at Code for America, PeerJ, Civis Analytics, and PopVox.

Sessions

Office Hours
Expo Hall (Table B)
Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
Average rating: ****.
(4.33, 3 ratings)
Have you wondered about “big idea marketing”? That is, how to align what you do with big movements many people care about? Tim has advice on this and other topics, such as company culture, startup and project pitches, how programming is changing in the era of cloud computing and DevOps, and why it’s important for coders to help improve government services (like the healthcare.gov rescue effort). Read more.

Portland Ballroom
Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly Media, Inc.)
Average rating: ****.
(4.71, 17 ratings)
Keynote by Tim O'Reilly, founder and CEO of O'Reilly Media. Read more.