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Linux Foundation and Fintech Open Source Foundation Announce New Keynote Speakers for Open Source in Finance Forum London 2022

Financial services, technology and open source industry leaders and experts will come together for thought-provoking ideas and conversations on how best to leverage open source software to solve industry challenges .

SAN FRANCISCO, June 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Linux Foundationthe non-profit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, and co-organizes the Open Source Fintech Foundation (FINOS), a nonprofit organization whose mission is to accelerate the adoption of open source software, standards and best practices in financial services, today announced new speakers for Open Source in Finance Forum London 2022 (OSFF). The event takes place July 13 in London, UK. The full program can be seen here.

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OSFF promotes deeper collaboration between finance, open source, and technology and drives industry innovation to deliver better code, faster. The event features a program covering recent developments and the direction of open source in financial services across a wide range of topics and domains, and this year will be held as part of Fintech Week Londona partnership highlighting the importance of open source software and open collaboration in the financial services industry.

New speakers include:

  • Jennifer LassiterExecutive Director, The Digital Dollar Project

  • Declan O’Gormancorporate engineering manager, NatWest

  • Francesca Hopwood Roadcentral head, Bank for International Settlements – BIS

  • Keesa C.SchreaneAuthor of Gambling on Green: Discovering the Balance Between Revenue, Reputation and ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance)

  • Anna WallaceSPO Consumer Protection and RegTech, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Previously announced speakers include Kim PradoCIO, US Capital Markets, I&CB and Office of the COO at BMO Capital Markets, Gabriele Columbusgeneral manager at FINOS, Hilary Cartervice president of research at The Linux Foundationand Jim Zemlingeneral manager at The Linux Foundation.

Session highlights include:

Registration is offered at the standard rate of £199 through June 30th. Prices increase July, 1st. Linux Foundation members get a 20% discount – members can contact [email protected] to request a member discount code. FINOS members can attend for free – members can contact [email protected] to request the FINOS member registration code.

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FINOS (The Fintech Open Source Foundation) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to drive the adoption of open source, open standards, and collaborative software development practices in financial services. It is the hub for open source developers and the financial services industry to build new technology projects that have a lasting impact on business operations. As a regulatory-compliant platform, the foundation allows developers from these competing organizations to collaborate on projects with a strong propensity for pooling. It has enabled codebase contributions from buy-side and sell-side companies and counts more than 40 major financial institutions, fintechs and technology consultancies among its members. FINOS is also part of the Linux Foundation, the world’s largest shared technology organization.

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