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Wednesday, April 17 • 10:00am - 11:00am
Community Management for Engineers - Thiago Macieira, Intel

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Open Source projects always revolve around a community. Small projects usually have no need for much action to keep that community happy, as everyone knows each other quite well, whereas large projects often have people who dedicate their full attention that aspect. How about medium-sized projects, where the team is large enough so there is a need for some work, but not enough for one person all the time? This presentation will talk about how engineers -- that is, people trained in logics and hard facts -- can take over some of those tasks that deal with people and emotions, and help the community around their projects grow and thrive. The presenter is an engineer by training, but today helps out the community for the Qt Project (which he helped create) and is trying to replicate the efforts for Tizen.

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Thiago Macieira

Engineer, Open Source Technology Center, Intel
Thiago Macieira holds a double degree in Engineering and an MBA. He has been involved in several Open Source projects for over 15 years and is an experienced C++ developer, having spent the better part of the last 10 years developing Qt and Qt-based software. He has been involved... Read More →

Wednesday April 17, 2013 10:00am - 11:00am PDT
Mission I

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