As EMEA evangelist, Jan Wildeboer is responsible for high-level customer relations and for strengthening the Red Hat brand and ecosystem. This includes participating in CxO-level customer meetings and delivering keynote speeches at events across EMEA.
Wildeboer is focussed on helping generate awareness and adoption of open standards across Europe, through community involvement and continuous championing of open source. As a lobbyist for open source in Brussels, Wildeboer was a leader in the successful movement to abolish the Software Patents directive in the European Parliament.
Link bio: https://www.redhat.com/en/authors/jan-wildeboer-emea-evangelist-red-hat
“The Open Source Way has proven itself as the leading way to develop software solutions - Jan Wildeboer”.
During this session our EMEA Evangelist Jan Wildeboer will take you through the background, value and importance of open standards and open source software and why it is so critical for the modern world. We might also bring a very relevant and special guest for CSN to end this session.