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FOSS@MAGIC FOSSTalks: Bringing FOSS to Comcast

RIT MAGIC Center 159 Lomb Memorial Drive Rochester, NY 14623 (map)

Nithya Ruff talks Bringing FOSS to Comcast

Nithya Ruff

Senior Director, Open Source Practice, Comcast

At-Large Director, Board of Directors, Linux Foundation

Nithya Ruff has been a mover and shaker in FOSS for most of her career and is currently pioneering Open Source Practice at Comcast. This will be her second effort at leading the move toward Open in a major corporation, having completed a similar effort at SanDisk before moving to Comcast. She’s been an active board member of the Linux foundation for four years and a long-time champion of diversity in tech, most recently having become the Chairperson Diversity and Inclusion for CodeChix.

We’re looking forward to hearing how she’s helping to bring FOSS to Comcast.

Registration for the event is free but registering lets us know how much pizza to order.

Who: Open to the public (not just RIT Students) just be sure to RSVP.

When: Wednesday, March 22nd, 4:30pm-6pm.

Where: RIT Center for Media, Arts, Games, Interaction, and Creativity (MAGIC). Building 87, Room 1600. Parking is available in "S" Lot, near crossroads dining hall.

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Me Dan Schneiderman

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