Your open source participation can enhance your personal brand, increase business opportunities, fill important open source project gaps, and make your project more successful.
Join Chris Haddad, as he describes 10 ways to start participating in open source communities, and highlights specific participation opportunities within WSO2 and Apache communities. In the session, Chris will illustrate:
- How to transition from an open source consumer to an open source contributor.
- Open source contribution's impact on your personal brand and career.
- 10 Ways to start participating.
- Specific WSO2 and Apache participation opportunities.
VP, Technology Evangelism
Chris Haddad joined WSO2 as vice president of technology evangelism in 2011. In this role, Chris is raising visibility, awareness, and knowledge of the unique advantages provided by WSO2’s lean, fully componentized, open source middleware for on-premise and the cloud.
Chris works closely with developers, architects, or C-level executives to increase WSO2 technology adoption, improve the middleware platform, and maximize customer value. He also works closely with WSO2’s engineering team to define the product roadmaps for WSO2’s Carbon and Stratos platforms.