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Thursday, November 12 • 1:35pm - 2:05pm
Why Your OSPO Needs to Invest in More Than Compliance - Nithya Ruff, The Linux Foundation

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Often the reason for starting an open source program office is to comply with the license obligations that growing consumption demands. It is risk mitigation and a must do. But to truly reap the rewards of open source in a company, the OSPO and the organization needs to go past just consuming and complying. Nithya will talk about the Comcast journey into open source and why they believe strongly in investing in open source competencies and engagement with communities as a company.

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Nithya Ruff

Head, Open Source Program Office, Amazon
Nithya A. Ruff is the Head of Amazon's Open Source Program Officer and the Chair of The Linux Foundation Board. Prior to that, she was Head of Comcast’s Open Source Program Office where she drove Open Source culture and transformation inside of Comcast and expanded engagement with... Read More →

Thursday November 12, 2020 1:35pm - 2:05pm EST
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