Debian & Outreachy

Speaker: Karen Sandler

Track: Social context

Type: Talk (45 mins)


Room: Rex

Time: Aug 10 (Thu), 12:00

Duration: 0:50

Debian has participated in Outreachy, an effort to include more people from underrepresented groups in free and open source software. This talk will explain why efforts like Outreachy are important to free software and provide an overview of how the program works. Karen will also share some of the metrics that demonstrate the impact of the program, for Debian and other participating free software projects.