Reflections on Free and Open Source Software/Open Hardware in Australia, New Zealand and beyond. A keynote in three parts.
Hugh Blemings is a long term contributor to the Free/Open Source Software commons in a range of roles encompassing a developer, manager and volunteer. He has developed kernel and user space code, designed open hardware and managed some of the world's best FOSS development teams.
Hugh has been involved with a voluntary capacity on the council of Linux Australia for many years including a term as President in 2016 and is a former member of the Linux Foundations Technical Advisory Board.
He is passionate about both the technical side and the human side of Free Software/Open Hardware. When not doing FOSS related things he is a part time musician and full time Dad based in Melbourne, Australia.