Morning Keynote: James Vasile

Accepted Session
Short Form
Scheduled: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 from 9:00 – 9:45am in Sanctuary


Open source!


Open source communities.

Speaking experience

Keynoting OSBridge 2013.


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    James Vasile

    Open Tech Strategies / Open Internet Tools Project / Software Freedom Law Center


    James Vasile directs the Open Internet Tools Project, which supports
    development of anti-censorship and anti-surveillance tools. He is a
    partner at Open Tech Strategies, which advises organizations and
    businesses as they navigate the open-source world. He is also a Senior
    Fellow at the Software Freedom Law Center, where he acts as a
    strategic advisor on a range of free software efforts.

    James has helped boot up a number of free software organizations,
    including the FreedomBox Foundation, Open Source Matters, and the
    Software Freedom Conservancy. His FreedomBox work has been recognized by
    an Innovation Award at Contact Summit 2011, as well as an Ashoka
    ChangeMaker’s award for Citizen’s Media.

    You can learn more about James at He tweets
    as @jamesvasile and blogs at