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How can the Eclipse Foundation help you promote your research in open source?

September 18, 2018 @ 11:00 - 12:00

By Gaël Blondelle, Eclipse Europe.

Location: Lindstedtsvägen 3, room 4523

Abstract: Eclipse has been famous for the last 17 years for the Eclipse IDE. But nowadays, the Eclipse Foundation hosts more than 350 projects in very different domains, some related to the Eclipse platform like the Eclipse Modeling stack, other focused on other domains like the IoT Working Group. With Java EE migrating to the Eclipse Foundation under the name of Jakarta EE, that’s a whole new ecosystem for enterprise Java that joins the ecosystem.
Since 2013, the Eclipse Foundation Europe has been a partner of several European research projects, with the main mission to help the partners create an open source community to foster dissemination and make the results sustainable.
This presentation will quickly introduce the principles of the Eclipse ecosystem, the technology landscape of the Eclipse Foundation, and how the Eclipse Foundation helps universities in Europe to publish their research results in open source.

Bio: Gaël Blondelle is Managing Director of the Eclipse Foundation in Europe.

Gaël Blondelle has accumulated specialized experience with Open Source communities since 2002. From 2010 to 2013, he has been the manager of OPEES, a european project whose key result is the creation of PolarSys, the Eclipse Working Group dedicated to Open Source tools for Embedded Systems.
In 2013, Gaël joined the Eclipse Foundation where he is in charge of the PolarSys Working Group and the development of the European ecosystem.

Since he graduated from Telecom Nancy in 1995, Gaël has been working primarily in Telecommunications, IT and Embedded Systems industries with expertise in Java, Web Services, SOA and Embedded Systems in large organization, consulting firms as well as a startup he co-founded.


September 18, 2018
11:00 - 12:00


KTH (Lindstedtsvägen 3)
Lindstedtsvägen 3
Stockholm, 100 44 Sweden
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