Talks, Presentations, Workshops

Welcome!

I share here the speaker bio and image that I use when submitting talks (mostly, so that I have one place to find it). Below that, I list my future and past talks, presentations, and workshops.

Speaker Bio

Georg Link is an Open Source Strategist. Georg’s mission in life is to make open source more professional in its use of community metrics and analytics. Georg co-founded the Linux Foundation CHAOSS Project to advance analytics and metrics for open source project health. Georg has 14 years of experience as an active contributor to several open source projects and has presented on open source topics at 20+ conferences. Georg has an MBA and a Ph.D. in Information Technology. As the Director of Sales at Bitergia, Georg helps organizations and communities with adopting CHAOSS metrics and technology. In his spare time, Georg enjoys reading fiction and hot-air ballooning.

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2020

Open source project data is not open data: a tutorial on analyzing open source projects. Presented at SCALE 18x, Pasadena, CA, USA. March 2020. (Program)

Keynote: Welcome and State of CHAOSS. Presented at CHAOSScon Europe 2020, Brussels, Belgium. January 2020. (Program)

2019

Preparing a Community Diversity and Inclusion Report with CHAOSS Metrics. Co-presented with Nicole Huesman at the Open Source Summit North America 2019, San Diego, CA, USA. August 2019. (Program)

BoF: CHAOSS Value Metrics for Open Source Project Health – Andy Leak, CHAOSS. Co-presented with Andy Leak, Matt Germonprez, and Sean Goggins at the Open Source Summit North America 2019, San Diego, CA, USA. August 2019. (Program)

Two different philosophies on measuring open source project health: Comparing GrimoireLab and CROSSMINER. Presented at CHAOSScon North America 2019, San Diego, CA, USA. August 2019. (Program) (PDF Slides, Video)

Diversity & Inclusion WG Tutorial. Co-presented with Dawn Foster and Nicole Huesman at CHAOSScon North America 2019, San Diego, CA, USA. August 2019. (Program) (PDF Slides)

Growing a community through diversity and inclusion metrics. Co-presented with Nicole Huesman at the Community Manager Gathering 2019, Portland, OR, USA. July 2019. (Meetup Event) (PDF Slides)

Panel Discussion: Metrics That Matter: Forging a Path to More Diverse, Inclusive Communities. Open Source Leadership Summit 2019, Half Moon Bay, CA, USA. March 2019. (Program)

Signaling Diversity and Inclusion for Open Source Project Health. Presented at the Student Research and Creative Activity Fair 2019, Omaha, Nebraska, USA. March 2019. (Slides)

2018

Distributing the Wealth Created by Open Source Software Fairly? Facilitated at the Mozilla Festival 2018, London, UK. October 2018. (Program) (Blog post, PDF)

Open Community Metrics and Privacy. Facilitated at the Mozilla Festival, London, UK. October 2018. (Program) (Blog post, PDF)

Tutorial: How to Prepare a Diversity and Inclusion Report for your Community. Presented at the Open Source Summit Europe 2018, Edinburgh, UK. October 2018. (Program) (Slides)

BoF: Community Health Analytics for Open Source. Birds-of-a-Feather at the Open Source Summit North America, Los Angeles, California. September 2017 (Program)

Chaos or CHAOSS: What we Hear From the CHAOSS Community. Presented at the CHAOSScon North America 2018, Vancouver, BC, Canada. August 2018. (Program) (Slides, Video)

Engaging Volunteers and Voluntolds in Open Source Projects. Presented at the Student Research and Creative Activity Fair, University of Nebraska at Omaha, NE, USA. March 2018. (Slides)

2017

The Value of Engaging With Open Source Communities. Presented at the OpenSym 2017 Doctoral Consortium, Galway, Ireland. August 2017. (Slides) (Paper)

Understanding Organization and Open Source Community Relations Through the Attraction-Selection-Attrition Model. Presented at the OpenSym 2017, Galway, Ireland. August 2017. (Slides) (Paper)

The Role of Open Source in New Business Formation: Innovations for Development. Presented at the Twenty-third Americas Conference on Information Systems, Boston. August 2017. (Slides) (Paper)

Measuring Adoption of Open Source Software and Practices in Organizations: A Pilot Study. Presented at the Twelfth Midwest Association for Information Systems Conference, Springfield, IL. May 2017. (Slides) (Paper)

Advancing Open Online Community Science Practice: The Open Community Data Exchange. Presented at the Twelfth Midwest Association for Information Systems Conference, Springfield, IL. May 2017. (Slides) (Paper)

2016

Moving Open Source Communities: How Foundations Onboard Communities. Presented at the SIGOPEN Developmental Workshop at ICIS 2016, Dublin, Ireland. December 2016. (Slides) (Paper)

Communication Technology Selection in a Young Open Source Community:  A Case of the Hyperledger Project. Presented at the SIGOPEN Developmental Workshop at ICIS 2016, Dublin, Ireland. December 2016. (Slides) (Paper)

The Open Community Data Exchange: Advancing Data Sharing and Discovery in Open Online Community Science. Presented at the OpenSym 2016, Berlin, Germany. August 2016. (Slides) (Paper)

The Guided Evolution of Open Source Communities. Presented at the 14th Annual Big XII+ MIS Research Symposium, Baylor University, Waco, TX, USA. April 2016. (Slides) (Paper)

The Guided Evolution of Open Source Communities. Presented at the 8th Annual Research and Creative Activity Fair, University of Nebraska at Omaha, NE, USA. March 2016. (Slides)

2015

The Movement and Commoditization of Open Source Communities. Presented at the INFORMS Annual Meeting 2015, Philadelphia, PA, USA. November 2015. (Slides)