Danese Cooper

Open Source Diva, Intel and Open Source Initiative

Danese Cooper
Danese Cooper has a 15-year history in the software industry and has long been an advocate for transparent development methodologies. Cooper worked for six years at Sun Microsystems, Inc. on the inception and growth of the various open source projects sponsored by Sun (including OpenOffice.org, java.net and blogs.sun.com). She was Sun's chief open source evangelist and founded Sun's Open Source Programs Office. She has unique experience implementing open source projects from within a large proprietary company. She joined the OSI Board in December 2001 and currently serves as Secretary & Treasurer. In March 2005, Cooper joined Intel to advise on open source projects, investment and support. She speaks internationally on open source and licensing issues.

Sessions by Conference

O'Reilly Open Source Convention 2007

O'Reilly Open Source Convention 2006

O'Reilly European Open Source Convention 2005

O'Reilly Open Source Convention 2005

O'Reilly Open Source Convention 2003

O'Reilly Open Source Software Convention 2002

O'Reilly Open Source Software Convention 2001