Posts Tagged ‘computer science’

About Software Heritage project

Thursday, July 28th, 2016

I was very proud to be offered the chance to give a quote for the Software Heritage project, both because Roberto Di Cosmo is a friend of mine, and because I was the first manager of a software company – believing and investing in open source – to add the quote among many authoritative  open […]

Education to foster the Open Source adoption

Thursday, October 21st, 2010

Time ago, I wrote something about the need for education in Computer Science and Free Open Source Software in this blog. Now, I’m going to chair a panel about this topic at fOSSa 2010, at the end of an interesting education track open by a lightning talk by Roberto Di Cosmo. In particular, the education […]

The need for education in Computer Science and Free Open Source Software

Friday, June 18th, 2010

Investing money in training and research activities is generally considered crucial in this period of crisis and incertitude. The role of training on Information Technology issues since primary education, plays a central role, as it is an important element of the knowledge society as well as the starting point of the new outcomes like “internet […]