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Linux Foundation and Fintech Open Source Foundation Announce Schedule for Open Source in Finance Forum London 2022, July 13

Industry experts will gather to discuss the hottest topics at the intersection of finance, open source and technology, revealing recent developments and the direction of open source in financial services.

SAN FRANCISCO, May 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Linux Foundationthe nonprofit enabling mass innovation through open source, and co-host 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 the conference schedule for Open Source in Finance Forum London 2022 (OSFF). The event takes place July 13 in London, UK. The schedule can be seen here.

OSFF is the only conference dedicated to fostering collaboration and innovation in financial services through open source 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.

The event will feature over 30 sessions, bringing together senior executives and technologists from financial services, technology and open source to deepen collaboration and drive industry innovation to deliver better code, more rapidly.

Highlights of the conference session:

  • OSS risk management in finance Pradeep Jadhav, Bank of New York Mellon
  • FDC3 in the Wild – Real Use Cases that Help Evolve the Standard -Kris West, cossic & Dimitre Georgiev, Symphony
  • Safe to Fail Open Source Culture -Sylvia Lobo, Digital14
  • When open source and finance meet Keith Bergelt, Open Invention Network
  • The challenges of deploying real-time AI for finance and how open source can help – Nava Levy Say it again
  • Extension of SBOMs to describe AI systems Kate Stewart, The Linux Foundation & Karen BenetTechnical consultant

With additional discussions by these companies:

  • Accenture
  • Canonical
  • EPAM
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Google
  • PwC
  • Red Hat
  • VMWare

Confirmed 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. Other keynotes will be announced in the coming weeks.

Registration is offered at the anticipated price of £149 by May 25. 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.

Health and security
Attendees will be required to be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and must comply with all sanitary measures on site, in accordance with the Linux Foundation Code of conduct. To learn more, visit the Health and security Web page.

Diversity and need-based scholarships and travel funding
Diversity and need-based scholarship applications are currently being accepted here. The Linux Foundation Travel Fund is also accepting applications, with the aim of allowing open source developers and community members to attend events they otherwise could not attend due to a lack of funding. We emphasize funding applicants from historically underrepresented or untapped groups and/or lower socioeconomic status. To find out more and apply, Click here.

To find out how to become an event sponsor, Click here or email us for more information and to speak to our team.

Members of the press wishing to request a press card to attend should contact Kristin O’Connell.

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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