The State Of The Community
Gab Columbro is the Executive Director for FINOS. As an introduction to OSSF 2019, Gab gave a "State of the Community" talk about where open source, financial services, fintech, banking, and regulation are going into 2020. The FINOS Community is made up of companies from these ecosystems and industries - and Gab lays out where this community is, and where we still need to go.
Fireside Chat - Don Raab - Java Champion
Fireside Chat - Chris Wright - CTO Red Hat
Gabriele is an open source leader and technologist at heart, having spent more than 10 years building thriving communities and delivering business value through open source. He thrives in working with both in open source communities and open source commercial ventures to drive disruptive innovation, whether it’s for an early stage tech startup, a Fortune 500 firm or a non profit foundation. Gabriele brings a wealth of expertise in executive and technical leadership, ranging from FinTech to enterprise collaboration, from developer platforms to SaaS ARR business models. Previously Director of Product Management at Alfresco, as Executive Director Gabriele grew the the Fintech Open Source Foundation from the ground up, with the vision of creating a trusted arena for Wall Street to accelerate the digital transformation, engaging in a new model of open source FinTech innovation. Gabriele is also PMC Member for the Apache Software Foundation and an advisor for BANKEX token. He’s a passionate soccer fan, reggae music connoisseur and a South Park groupie.