Carlo Piana



Chair of the Open Source Initiative (OSI) and member of the Board, founding partner at Array. A long standing Free and open source software advocate, Carlo is a lawyer in private practice in Milano, Italy. His practice covers almost exclusively IT law with an emphasis on software licensing, antitrust, procurement, service agreements, contracts and privacy. Former General Counsel to the Free Software Foundation Europe, he has been involved in a decade-long litigation in Europe on protocols and antitrust laws in one of the largest cases ever. Editor of the Journal of Law, Technology, & Society (formerly, International Free and Open Source Software Law Review), he is member of the IP & OS advisory group of the United Nations Technology Innovation Laboratories and a partner of OpenChain in Europe.
Member of the Steering Committee of the Eclipse Oniro Working Group.

Carlo Piana

Talk at SFSCON

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