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October 23-26, 2017 - Prague, Czech Republic
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Monday, October 23 • 17:10 - 17:50
The Money Tree - Lieu Ta, Wind River

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Build a great Open Source Project and they will come, but without solid financial management, the project will have a short life. Many people discover that being a great coder and/or math geek doesn’t always directly translate to understanding cash flow and cost management.

The approach to organizational financial management is different for the for-profits, non-profits, or a project within a non-profit. Come to this session to learn the differences and gain insight into finance best practices in the non-profit Open Source world. The tips and techniques in this session, most of which have been used in the Yocto Project since inception, will help you sustain the health of your Open Source project or create one on a sound financial footing without doing any Spreadsheet KungFu.

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Lieu Ta

Sr. Director, Business Operations, Wind River
Lieu Ta is the current Advisory Board Chair for the Yocto Project and has led the Finance subgroup for the project since inception. Lieu is a Sr. Director of Business Operations at Wind River where she is responsible for developing, implementing and monitoring corporate KPIs. She... Read More →

Monday October 23, 2017 17:10 - 17:50 CEST
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