Community Leadership Summit 2017

Event Details
May 6, 2017 - 10:30am - May 7, 2017 - 8:00pm
Austin Convention Center
500 E. Cesar Chavez St.
Austin, TX 78701
United States

The Community Leadership Summit 2017 is a free conference designed to foster community and collaboration by bringing together community leaders, managers and organizers, as well as the projects and organizations, to discuss building effective communities through community management, relations and online collaboration. The event is designed with an "open summit" nature to allow for a wide-ranging set of topics and also for active attendee participation. The Community Leadership Summit will be held the weekend before OSCON in the same venue and will feature a number of speakers from the open source community in a mixed format that includes keynotes, unconference sessions, and panel discussions. You can register for the event here.

Keynote speakers include:

  • Jono Bacon (Founder of the Community Leadership Summit)
  • Sherie Rohde (Community Manager, Magento)
  • Jen Wike Huger (Editor,
  • Rikki Endsley (Editor,
  • Matthew (Brender) Broberg (Developer Advocacy/Community Lead, Intel)
  • Todd Lewis (Founder, All Things Open)
  • Stephen Walli (Independent Consultant)
  • Katie McLaughlin (Founder, KatieConf)
  • Jason Hibbits (Community Manager,
  • Abigail Cabunoc Mayes (Lead developer of Open Source Engagement, Mozilla)