This talk promises to be a compelling exploration of lessons learned and the transformative power of collective effort in the open source community.

About the Talk

In this talk, we explore a decade's worth of experience amassed by Leah Silen during their tenure as the Executive Director of NumFOCUS. Throughout this period, Leah has honed a profound understanding of the open-source scientific ecosystem, navigating its intricacies with finesse and dedication. In this talk, Leah offers a condensed version of their journey, providing valuable insights into the world of open source.

About Leah

Leah Silen brings over twelve years of experience as the Executive Director of NumFOCUS, offering a wealth of insights into the open-source scientific ecosystem. Through their leadership, they have navigated diverse paths in project development, community engagement, and fundraising, shaping NumFOCUS into a cornerstone of support for project communities. With a passion for collaborative innovation, Leah offers a unique perspective on the rewards and challenges inherent in fostering open-source initiatives.

Why You Should Attend

Whether you're a seasoned professional or new to the world of open source, Leah Silen's talk promises to inspire and inform. Don't miss this opportunity to gain valuable insights and discover how collaboration can drive innovation and excellence in scientific computing.

Leah Silen