Programme UK/2011

TransferSummit on Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th September provides three great tracks of content and interactive sessions. The program below details the sessions and which speakers are presenting.

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Time Open Innovation Open Development Case Studies
  The O‚ÄôReilly Theatre
Basement Level
Douglas Price Room
1st Floor
Seminar 2
2nd Floor
  Aimed at executive and project management-level attendees, this track provides a top-level immersion into the world of Open Source and open innovation in software. Topics include foundations, infrastructure, licensing, governance, business models, community-building and more Aimed at project managers and technologists, this track highlights the day-to-day practice of putting Open Source in action, both in general and specifically in the mobile technologies space. Topics include version control, IP tracking, user engagement packaging and distribution, distributed project management and much more.
 
Aimed at both technical and non-technical audiences, this track offers real world case studies, proofs of concept, first-hand accounts, market trends, and analyses what's upcoming in Open Source.
 

Presentation sessions are marked with one or more of the following icons. By choosing sessions marked with a particular icon you will be able to follow a topic 'virtual trail' through the conference.

Mobile Technologies
Mobile Technologies
Community
Community
Business
Business
 
Wed 07
09:10 - 09:30
Wed 07
09:30 - 10:20
Wed 07
10:30 - 11:10
Wed 07
11:10 - 11:30
Wed 07
11:30 - 12:10
Wed 07
12:20 - 13:00
Wed 07
13:00 - 14:20
Wed 07
14:20 - 14:50
Wed 07
15:00 - 15:30
Wed 07
15:30 - 15:50
Wed 07
15:50 - 16:30
Wed 07
16:30 - 18:30
Wed 07
20:00 - 23:00
 
Thu 08
09:15 - 09:30
Thu 08
09:30 - 10:20
Thu 08
10:30 - 11:10
Thu 08
11:10 - 11:30
Thu 08
11:30 - 12:10
Thu 08
12:20 - 13:00
Thu 08
13:00 - 14:10
Thu 08
14:10 - 14:50
Thu 08
15:00 - 15:30
Thu 08
15:30 - 15:50
Thu 08
15:50 - 16:20
Thu 08
16:25 - 16:40
 
Welcome (Day One)
Ross Gardler
Programme Leader
OpenDirective
KEYNOTE: Open Business and The Open Society: The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance
James Governor
Co-Founder
RedMonk
Business Open innovation in software means Open Source
Bertrand Delacretaz
Senior Developer
Adobe Systems
Break + Open Gadget Playtime

Business Disrupting product based businesses
Ross Gardler
Programme Lead
OpenDirective

Mobile Technologies Breaking Free of the App Store Shackles
Mark Power
Learning technologist
University of Bolton
Lunch

BusinessContracting in Open Source
Amanda Brock
General Counsel of Canonical
Business The Economic Value of Open Source Software
Carlo Daffara
Head of Research and Development
Conecta
Break + Open Gadget Playtime

Community Business UK Government Open Source Action Plan
Tariq Rashid
Lead Architect
HOIT Technology Solutions & Assurance
Beers of a Feather
TransferSummit Delegates
Mover and Shaker
TransferSummit
Gala Dinner

 
Welcome (Day2 Two)
Ross Gardler
Programme Leader
OpenDirective
Plenary: Innovating in Government ICT
Mark O'Neill
Founder and Head
UK Government "Skunkworks"
Mobile Technologies Business The economics of innovation in mobile technologies
Andrew Savory
Open Source Manager
Independent
Break + Open Gadget Playtime

Business Principles of IP Management
Rowan Wilson
Research Officer
University of Oxford
Business Why share?
Nick Burch
Open Source Developer
Alfresco
Lunch

KEYNOTE: Open Science, Open Data, Open Source
Tony Hey
Corporate Vice President
Microsoft Research Connections
Mobile Technologies Business Licensing and Mobile technologies
Andrew Katz
Partner, Intellectual Property
Moorcrofts LLP
Break + Open Gadget Playtime

Community More than a license
Simon Phipps
Director
Open Source Initiative
Closing Remarks

Day 1 Wednesday
Welcome (Day One)
Ross Gardler
Programme Leader
OpenDirective
KEYNOTE: Open Business and The Open Society: The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance
James Governor
Co-Founder
RedMonk
Mobile Technologies Business Opening the closed doors of mobile development
Break + Open Gadget Playtime

Mobile Technologies Barriers to Open Innovation in Portable Computing
Nick Allott
CEO
nquiringminds ltd
Community Foundations: taking the drudgery out of open source
Jim Jagielski
Senior Consulting Software Engineer
Red Hat
Lunch

Mobile Technologies Community Baking An Open Raspberry Pi
Eben Upton
Founder
Raspberry Pi Foundation
Business Working at 120% without burn out
Sander van der Waal
Service Manager
OSS Watch
Break + Open Gadget Playtime

Community Business Sharing Open Source License and Copyright Data with SPDX
Martin Michlmayr
Open Source Community Expert
HP
Beers of a Feather
TransferSummit Delegates
Mover and Shaker
TransferSummit
Gala Dinner

Day 2 Thursday
Welcome (Day2 Two)
Ross Gardler
Programme Leader
OpenDirective
Plenary: Innovating in Government ICT
Mark O'Neill
Founder and Head
UK Government "Skunkworks"
Community Business How Old Dogs Are Learning (And Teaching) New Tricks
Danese Cooper
Open Source Strategist
Break + Open Gadget Playtime

Community Community Anti-Patterns
Steve Lee
Programme Leader
OpenDirective
Mobile Technologies Providing mobile accessibility through collaboration
Julian Harty
Tester At Large
eBay
Lunch

KEYNOTE: Open Science, Open Data, Open Source
Tony Hey
Corporate Vice President
Microsoft Research Connections
Community Take three code bases, six teams and a foundation...
Matthew Franklin
Senior Software Engineer
The MITRE Corporation
Break + Open Gadget Playtime

Business Levelling the playing field: Why bother?
Mark Taylor
CEO
Sirius Corporation Plc
Closing Remarks

 
Welcome (Day One)
Ross Gardler
Programme Leader
OpenDirective
KEYNOTE: Open Business and The Open Society: The Price of Freedom is Eternal Vigilance
James Governor
Co-Founder
RedMonk
Community Business The Challenges of Open Source Solution Procurement in the Public Sector
Maha Shaikh
Research Associate
London School of Economics
Break + Open Gadget Playtime

No Session
Community Understanding Open Cloud Platforms
Paul Fremantle
CTO
WS02
Lunch

Community Are developers important?
Paul Walk
Deputy Director
UKOLN, University of Bath
Mobile Technologies Community Large scale collaboration in mobile
Nick Allott
CEO
nquiringminds ltd
Break + Open Gadget Playtime

Business An Introduction to Open Source Hardware and Why It Matters
Andrew Back and Paul Downey
Co-Founders
SolderPad
Beers of a Feather
TransferSummit Delegates
Mover and Shaker
TransferSummit
Gala Dinner

 
Welcome (Day2 Two)
Ross Gardler
Programme Leader
OpenDirective
Plenary: Innovating in Government ICT
Mark O'Neill
Founder and Head
UK Government "Skunkworks"
Business EBay: From closed to open
Julian Harty
Tester At Large
eBay
Break + Open Gadget Playtime

Mobile Technologies Symbian: collaboration, open, closed, dead?
Stephen Walli
Technical Director
Outercurve Foundation
Community Building accessibility through large ecosystem innovation
Marco Zehe
Accessibilty QA
Mozilla
Lunch

KEYNOTE: Open Science, Open Data, Open Source
Tony Hey
Corporate Vice President
Microsoft Research Connections
Business Would you buy an open source company?
Bertrand Delacretaz
Senior Developer
Adobe Systems
Break + Open Gadget Playtime

Community Business Innovation, Commoditization and Value Creation
Don Harbison
Program Director, IBM Open Document Format Initiative, IBM
Closing Remarks

 

View the Registration and Rates page for full details of the conference accomodation and session fees.