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Open Source in Finance Podcast: APAC Meetup Panel Discussion - Dov Katz - Morgan Stanley, Andrew Aitken - Wipro, Julian Gordon - Hyperledger

December 10, 2021
In this episode of the podcast, we have audio from a panel you may have missed that we just did in the APAC region. Panelists included Dov Katz, Managing Director and Distinguished Engineer at Morgan Stanley, Andrew Aitken, Global Open Source Practice Lead at Wipro, Gabriele Columbro, Executive Director, FINOS, and was moderated by Julian Gordon, VP at the Linux Foundation APAC and the Hyperledger Foundation.
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The FINOS Open Source in Finance Podcast celebrates open source projects and interesting topics at the cross section of financial services and open source. So far, our industry experts have discussed practical applications of and their real-world experiences with a range of open source projects including desktop interoperability, low code platforms, synthetic data, and data modeling. They’ve also discussed best practices for inner source, common myths about open source and why commercial companies choose to introduce open source offerings. Tune in and subscribe to hear what comes next.

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