Brussels / 4 & 5 February 2017


Karen Sandler

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The speaker description is potentially outdated as it is from a previous FOSDEM edition.

Karen M. Sandler is the Executive Director of the GNOME Foundation. She is known for her advocacy for free software, particularly in relation to the software on medical devices. Prior to joining GNOME, she was General Counsel of the Software Freedom Law Center. Karen continues to do pro bono legal work with SFLC and serves as an officer of the Software Freedom Conservancy and an advisor to the Ada Initiative. She is also pro bono General Counsel to QuestionCopyright.Org. Karen is a recipient of the O'Reilly Open Source Award.


Title Day Room Track Start End
Panel of European legal entities for Free Software projects Sunday H.1301 (Cornil) Legal and Policy Issues 14:20 15:05