This coming Thursday, our Executive Director @o0karen0o will be presenting at Vent-Con about medical devices and software freedom. #osventcon https://medium.com/@RobertLeeRead/vent-con-2020-an-open-source-ventilator-conference-19879c53cca4
Watching this in preparation for today's @conservancy IRC chat in 45m!
I got to talk about using Karen powers for good!
Every Thursday afternoon at 2pm Eastern/6pm UTC, we're meeting to chat. This week we're welcoming @keynote2k
aka Tony Sebro who delivered a most excellent keynote at #CopyleftConf in February. https://archive.org/details/copyleftconf2020-sebro
Join us this Thursday at 2pm ET/6pm UTC where will be discussing the excellent keynote given by Tony Sebro at #CopyleftConf this year. He'll also be joining us in chat if you've got questions. See you Thursday! https://archive.org/details/copyleftconf2020-sebro
Bradley and I recorded an episode of the Free as in Freedom Podcast at @SeaGL. It was much fun, and now feels all the more precious that it happened at all. We've posted the "live-on-tape" show:
Free in 3 hours? @conservancy
will be holding our weekly social chat! https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2020/mar/12/virtualchat/ #FreeSoftwareAdjacent #YouAreNotAlone
Conservancy has been a 100% remote organization for over 5 years and we thought it might be helpful to share some of the free software tools that we use to do our work. Questions welcome!
Due to COVID-19, !!Con 2020 will be a remote/virtual conference. We'll post more information on Monday, March 16.
Starting today, we want to hang out more with you virtually. Join us in #conservancy at 2pm ET/6pm UTC https://sfconservancy.org/blog/2020/mar/12/virtualchat/
We're thrilled to announce the official release of GNOME 3.36 "Gresik". This version contains 6 months of work by the GNOME community and includes many improvements, performance enhancements, and new features. Please see the link below for more info:
This round I helped w/Outreachy's
application review process, since there were over 900 applications submitted in just the last week! Doing this work made me all the more appreciative of Sage Sharp & @email@example.com. Reading application essays, which are personal stories of discrimination & bias, is intense & emotional work. While exhausting, this has me keenly remembering how much #Outreachy is needed.
Our Executive Director & Policy Fellow ( Karen Sandler & Bradley M. Kuhn) will speak at 14:00 in Janson at #FOSDEM2020 main track today about: "Open Source Won, but Software Freedom Hasn't Yet: A Guide & Commiseration Session for #FOSS activists" at #FOSDEM https://fosdem.org/2020/schedule/event/open_source_won/
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