Brussels / 1 & 2 February 2020


Dawn Foster

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Dawn leads Pivotal’s open source Kubernetes contributors program. She has more than 20 years of experience working on open source at companies like Puppet, Intel, Jive Software, and others.

Dawn works on open source strategy and Kubernetes at Pivotal in London. She has expertise in community building, strategy, open source software, metrics, and more. She is passionate about bringing people together through a combination of online communities and real-world events along with analyzing the data associated with participation in developer and open source communities. Dawn is on the Governing Board of the Linux Foundation’s CHAOSS project and is a maintainer for the Diversity and Inclusion WG. She holds a PhD from the University of Greenwich along with an MBA and a BS in Computer Science. She has spoken at dozens of industry events, including many Linux Foundation events, OSCON, SXSW, FOSDEM and more.



Title Day Room Track Start End
Building Community for your Company’s OSS Projects Sunday UB5.230 Community devroom 13:50 14:10