FOSDEM '08 is a free and non-commercial event organised by the community, for the community. Its goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet.


Speaker: Rich Sands

Event Track Day Room Start time Duration
Welcome to the Free Java Meeting - Introductions Free Java Saturday AW1.121 14:00 01:00

Rich Sands

Rich Sands is the Community Marketing Manager for Java SE technologies at Sun Microsystems.

He is responsible for marketing Sun's successful and active developer community built around the source code for the Java SE Platform. As part of his role, Rich helps to develop the strategy and market positioning for Sun's recently announced initiative to open source its Java SE implementation. He is part of the Java SE marketing team and a member of Sun's Open Source Group, a team of marketing professionals tasked with creating and implementing Sun's open source software marketing strategy.