OpenForum Europe and the FOSS4SMEs consortium are glad to announce speakers for our event on how policy can support SMEs in harnessing Open Source Software for their digital transformation
What policy environment do we need to support SMEs innovativeness and independence in a digital world? How can SMEs take advantage of digital tools to improve their competitiveness?
The FOSS4SMEs consortium invites you to explore these and more questions with our distinguished panel from academia, SMEs and Open Source.
The event will happen on 25 September 2019 at L42 Business Centre, Rue de la Loi 42, Brussels.
André Richier Principal Policy Officer, DG GROW, European Commission
Sivan Pätsch FOSS4SMEs consortium, OpenForum Europe
Amanda Brock - Moderator CEO of Trustable; European Representative Open Invention Network; Chair Open Source (OS) and IP Advisory Group of the United Nations Technology Innovation Labs Programme
Cristina Rossi-Lamastra Professor of Business Economics, Polytechnic University of Milan
Lucas Lanziotti Project Manager, European Digital SME Alliance
Georg Greve CEO of Vereign (tbc)
Justina Bieliauskaite Project Manager, European Digital SME Alliance
Nadine Roijakkers Professor of Open Innovation, Open University Netherlands