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Scott Chacon

Scott Chacon
Cofounder, CIO, GitHub


Scott Chacon is a cofounder and the CIO of GitHub. He is also the author of the Pro Git book by Apress and the maintainer of the Git homepage ( Scott has presented at dozens of conferences around the world on Git, GitHub and the future of work.


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Scott Chacon (GitHub), Jay Borenstein (Stanford)
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Scott Chacon, co-founder of GitHub, and Jay Borenstein, CS professor at Stanford and founder of Facebook's Open Academy, a program designed to match university students with open source projects for academic credit, will discuss how to bring the best of the open source community's learning frameworks into formal computer science education. Read more.