This Week At FINOS: Week Of October 2, 2023

October 02, 2023

Here's what's happening during the week of October 2, 2023 within the FINOS community.


This week stay tuned for our keynote announcements for the upcoming Open Source in Finance Forum! If you haven't already, register now! Remember, FINOS members receive a discount code to attend. Reach out to for your code.

If you're in Dublin, join us this evening for another Big Boost Monday organized by the FINOS DEI SIG. Hear speakers from KPMG, Citi and UCD. Secure your spot here. And if you're in Edinburgh on Thursday, join us along with Scott Logic for our Open Source Edinburgh event at Lloyds Banking Group offices. Find more information and sign up here.
In project news, the Spring Bot Maintainer team is happy to announce the 9.0.3 Release of Spring Bot. In this latest release Microsoft Teams support has been massively improved with better retry and exception handling for dealing with high-throughput scenarios where bots are required to handle large volumes of messages. Read more in the release notes here.
In case you missed it, ISLA Integrated its Clause Library & Taxonomy with the Common Domain Model (CDM). Find out more information and how to get involved with the CDM here.


Here's what's happening during the week of October 2, 2023 in the FINOS community:

Tuesday, October 3

Wednesday, October 4

Thursday, October 5

Upcoming EVENTS

  • October 2 - Big Boost Mondays
    • Hosted each month by different tech firms, opening up their offices to the wider community. Join us on the night to hear from 3 guest speakers talking about their programs, initiatives and how to find your pathway into tech! Alongside firms sharing their DEI journey, and the importance of building a diverse workforce within the tech industry. Secure your spot here.

  • October 3 - Implementing the FDTA: From Data Sharing to Meaning Sharing
    • Join the Data Foundation for a conversation on our newest research report, “Implementing the FDTA: From Data Sharing to Meaning Sharing,” with authors Dean Ritz, Senior Research Fellow at the Data Foundation, and Timothy Randle, Senior Advisory Consultant. Register here.

  • October 5 - Open Source Edinburgh
    • Our October meetup, in partnership with Scott Logic, will be hosted at Lloyds Banking Group! The event is taking place as part of the Scottish Fintech Festival in Edinburgh. Learn about Lloyds OSPO journey and real-world examples of open source AI projects. View the agenda and register

  •  October 10-13 - Boston FinTech Week
    • Event organizer Fintech Sandbox will bring the fintech ecosystem together at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston for a 2-day conference Oct 11 & 12 to discuss how new pathways for products, services and new distribution channels are or maybe aren’t ushering in the golden age of financial services. Register here and as a member of the FINOS community you'll receive 10% off the ticket using this discount code: PROMO-FINOS-10
  • October 12, 18, & November 16 - Aeron Community Meetup: Autumn Roadshow
    • This event series in London, New York, and Chicago is designed for Aeron users, contributors or just anyone interested in the latest developments in high-throughput, low-latency, fault-tolerant applications. View the series details

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FINOS Community Managers

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