This Week At FINOS: Week Of September 12, 2022

September 12, 2022

Here's what's happening during the week of September 12, 2022 within the FINOS community.

In case you missed it, last week we had an exciting announcement that FINOS has been appointed for Common Domain Model (CDM) repository by The International Securities Lending Association (ISLA), International Capital Market Association (ICMA) and the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA). Read more here

Last chance! The call for proposals to speak at our Open Source in Finance Forum, NYC ends today at 11.59pm PDT. Remember - FINOS member employees attend for free and for non-members it is only $199, if you register before Wednesday (Sept 14). Contact to get your access code. 

This week join us at the Open Source Summit Europe, Dublin and Virtual. View the full schedule and register here.

The 2022 State of Open Source in Financial Services survey deadline has been extended to Wednesday September 21! Complete the survey to help us understand how the financial services industry is using open source, the challenges it faces and the biggest opportunities it sees for collaboration. 

Learn about how our Executive Director Gabriele Columbro got involved with open source on the latest episode of The Linux Foundation's "The Untold Stories of Open Source" with Mark Miller. Listen here

WEEK OF 12 September - MEETINGS

Here's what's happening during the week of September 12, 2022 in the FINOS community.

Monday, September 12

Thursday, September 15

Upcoming EVENTS

  • September 12-14 - Hyperledger Global Forum
    • Join Hyperledger Foundation in Dublin for the biggest annual gathering of the global Hyperledger community with 100+ speakers.
  • September 13-16 - Open Source Summit Europe
    • The Linux Foundation Open Source Summit in Dublin will include a panel with our Executive Director, Gabriele Columbro discussing open source trends across Europe. James McLeod, our Director of Community will be presenting on Open Source in Financial Services.
  • September 21-22 - Open Mainframe Summit
    • Attend the Open Mainframe Summit in Philadelphia or virtually, which brings together all of the different types of mainframers. Email for a discount code.
  •  September 22 - Tech Gateway
    • Join the FINOS DEI SIG for a day of events in the City of London that bring under-represented London communities together to explore city tech career opportunities through inspiring DEI stories, tech mentoring and network building.

  • September 27-29 - Boston Fintech Week
    • Join us in Boston for Boston Fintech Week, where they will explore fintech’s next phases, the seismic shifts happening in our industry, and their future implications.


  • Congratulations to the NatWest team for submitting their Desktop Agent Bridging contribution to the FINOS Community repo! The goal of this project is to widen the horizon of FDC3-based interop and ease its adoption by bridging desktop agents and allowing workflows to span across desktops. All details for the NatWest code contribution can be found at the raised issue on the public FINOS community repo here: finos/community#204

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