FOSDEM '09 is a free and non-commercial event organized by the community, for the community. Its goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet.


Speaker: Jürgen Schmidt

Jürgen Schmidt

Juergen Schmidt is working for Sun Microsystems in the StarOffice group for more then 11 years. He was deeply involved in the development of the UNO component model which is the foundation for the API. The community is one aspect of his daily work.

He is involved in the project since the beginning, he is the project lead of the API project and the co-lead of the Extensions project. His main goal is to spread the knowledge around the programmability features of around the world and to show that it is more than only an office productivity suite. He speaks frequently about the programmability features of on international conferences.