Category: Archived posts by the Board

  • OSI Board Changes 2013

    One of the ways we’re turning OSI into a member organisation is to gradually replace…

  • Non-Profit Accounting Software

    Software Freedom Conservancy have announced a fundraising campaign for an Open Source non-profit accounting system….

  • OSI to Host DC Metro Open Source Community Summit May 10, 2013

    Another in the series of public meetings to be hosted by the OSI around its…

  • Open Source License Clinic to be held May 9, 2013 in Washington, D.C.

    Pleased to share the news that OSI will host a three hour open source license clinic as part of its non-profit educational mission, in collaboration with federal agency participants and the Washington D.C. technology community. The event will take place May 9 from 9 a.m. to Noon at the Library of Congress and is free, pre-registration required. The clinic is designed as a cross-industry, cross-community workshop for legal, contract, acquisition and program professionals who wish to deepen their understanding of open source software licenses, and raise their proficiency to better serve their organizations objectives as well as identify problems which may be unique to government. More details available at the event registration site.

  • OSI Licensing – a year in review

    Since it has been roughly one year since the newest board members were chosen, I’d…

  • Obituary: Raj Mathur

    Former OSI Board member Danese Cooper writes: One of the pillars of the Indian FOSS…

  • OSI Signs Declaration of Internet Freedom

    We just received confirmation that OSI’s request to be added as a signatory to the…

  • Open Source on G+

    Just to make sure that everyone knows, this “OpenSource” user on Google Plus posts links…

  • Survey Results Re Individual Memberships

    As part of the OSI’s governance reform, we are planning to establish a mechanism for…

  • FRAND and Open Standards

    Back in 2006, a detailed discussion at the Open Source Initiative led to the creation…