Software
  Freedom
Pragmatic Idealism?
            Jonathan Oxer
  Open Source Developers Conference 2007
            Bris...
diverse
chaotic
confusing
dreamy idealism
“information wants
   to be freeeee”
economic pragmatism
“it's the best way to
  get things done”
Australia:
The Clever Country
Australia:
The Clever Country
     Really?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
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Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?
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Keynote by Jonathan Oxer at Open Source Developers Conference in November 2007 about the role of Open Source software as a platform on which to build an information economy. More information at http://jon.oxer.com.au/talks/id/98

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Software Freedom: Pragmatic Idealism?

  1. 1. Software Freedom Pragmatic Idealism? Jonathan Oxer Open Source Developers Conference 2007 Brisbane, Australia
  2. 2. diverse
  3. 3. chaotic
  4. 4. confusing
  5. 5. dreamy idealism “information wants to be freeeee”
  6. 6. economic pragmatism “it's the best way to get things done”
  7. 7. Australia: The Clever Country
  8. 8. Australia: The Clever Country Really?
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