This Week At FINOS: Week Of September 18, 2023

September 18, 2023

Here's what's happening during the week of September 18, 2023 within the FINOS community.

Are you in Bilbao at Linux Foundation Open Source Summit Europe this week? Don't forget to visit our booth on September 19th through 21st. Summit details available here

For September's Community Spotlight feature, we're excited to highlight the A11y Theme Builder, a project that was contributed by the Discover team during the Global Accessibility Awareness Day Hackathon event. Read more here.

Listen to our most recent podcast episode where Peter Smulovics of Morgan Stanley discusses his upcoming talk at the Open Source in Finance Forum (OSFF) - "Emerging Technologies: The Spacial Computing Panel" & more! Peter is also co-chair of our Open Source Readiness SIG and Zenith Emerging Technologies SIG.

We are running out of sponsorship slots for OSFF! View the sponsorship details here for our annual Open Source in Finance Forum in NYC. Haven't registered yet? FINOS members can take advantage of complimentary passes and discounts. Reach out to for your member code. Register now! 

Last week's Open Source Readiness update from Rob Moffat overviews a few additional articles ready for review and upcoming item writing for the FINOS / TODO Financial Services Open Source Developer Exam (FSOSD).

WEEK OF 18 September - MEETINGS

Here's what's happening during the week of September 18, 2023 in the FINOS community.

Tuesday, September 19

Wednesday, September 20

Thursday, September 21

Upcoming EVENTS

  • September 26-29 - Grace Hopper Celebration
    • Grace Hopper celebration is the largest gathering of women and non-binary technologists in the world. Find out more about the agenda here, which includes a session on the FINOS Legend project, "Lead with Data: Using Goldman Sachs' Open-Sourced Legend Platform to Unlock Sustainability Insights".
  • 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 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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