The Linux Foundation and the Fintech Open Source Foundation announce the timeline for open source at Finance Forum London 2022 on July 13th

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

SAN FRANCISCO, May 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through open source, and co-hosts the Fintech Open Source Foundation (FINOS), a nonprofit organization whose mission is to enable the adoption of open source software , standards and best practices in finance services, today announced the conference schedule for open source at the Finance Forum London 2022 (OSFF). The event takes place July 13th in London, United Kingdom. The schedule can be viewed here.

OSFF is the only conference dedicated to fostering collaboration and innovation in financial services through open source and is being held this year as part of Fintech Week London, a partnership highlighting the importance of open source software and open collaboration in the financial services industry stressed.

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

Conference Session Highlights:

  • Dealing with OSS risks in finance Pradeep Jadhav, Bank of New York Mellon
  • FDC3 in the Wild – Real-world use cases that help advance the standard – Kris West, Kosaic & Dimiter Georgiev, symphony
  • Safe-to-Fail Open Source Culture -Sylvia Lobo, Digital14
  • When open source and finance collide Keith Bergelt, Open invention network
  • The challenges of using real-time AI for finance and how open source can help – Nava levy, Redis
  • Extension of SBOMs to describe AI systems Kate Stewart, The Linux Foundation & Karen Bennetttechnical consultant

With additional presentations from these companies:

  • Accenture
  • Canonical
  • EPAM
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Google
  • PwC
  • red hat
  • Vmware

Confirmed keynote speakers include Kim PradoCIO, US Capital Markets, I&CB and Office of the COO BMO Capital Markets, Gabrielle KolumbroCEO at FINOS, Hilary CarterVice President for Research at The Linux Foundationand Jim ZemlinCEO at The Linux Foundation. More keynotes will be announced in the coming weeks.

Registration is offered at the early price of £149 through 25. May. Linux Foundation members receive a 20 percent discount – members can contact us [email protected] to request a member discount code. FINOS members can participate for free – members can contact us [email protected] to request the registration code for FINOS members.

health and safety
Participants must be fully vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and comply with all on-site health measures as per the Linux Foundation Code of Conduct. To learn more, visit the Health & Safety website.

Diversity & Need-Based Scholarships and Travel Funding
Applications for diversity and need grants are currently being accepted here. The Linux Foundation’s Travel Fund is also accepting applications, with the aim of enabling open source developers and community members to attend events that they would otherwise not be able to attend due to a lack of funding. We place an emphasis on grant applicants who come from historically underrepresented or untapped groups and/or those of lower socioeconomic status. To learn more and to apply, click here.

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Representatives of the press who would like to request a press card for participation should contact us Kristin O’Connell.

FINOS (The Fintech Open Source Foundation) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote the adoption of open source, open standards and collaborative software development practices in the financial services space. 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 reciprocity bias. It has enabled codebase contributions from both buying and selling firms and counts over 40 major financial institutions, fintechs and technology consultancies among its members. FINOS is also part of the Linux Foundation, the largest joint technology organization in the world.

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