Stephen Jacobs is the Director of Open@RIT, an RIT Key Research Center that also serves as its Open Programs Office. His Open Work has been funded by The Ford, Alfred P. Sloan, UNICEF and Linux foundations, All Children Reading, The Impact Transfer Zero Project, Red Hat, Northern Telecom, and AT&T. He is a founding member of the Open 3D Foundation, was the first academic member of the TODO Group Steering Committee and works with the CHAOSS Community on Academic and OSPO metrics. He has been a keynote speaker at O3DCon and has spoken at many Open Source conferences including OSPOCon, All Things Open, Pycon, LF Member Summit and others.
Stephen Jacobs has been a guest on 1 episode.
Episode 171: Chris Baker & Stephen Jacobs on Open@RIT
April 28th, 2023 | 40 mins 56 secs
Stephen and Chris talk about their OSPO at RIT, how to help students deal with diverse incentives in open source and academia, and the importance of role diversity in software development