If you're planning a conference in a public space in the United States, then ADA-level accessibility is pretty much a given, especially in any facility built since 1990. But there are things you can do to close the gaps for disabled attendees.
At OSCON 2016, Kelsey Gilmore-Innis gave a talk on how her small nonprofit has done some creative thinking about security.
You've got your first swing at the project up on GitHub; you've been promoting it and have some new contributors coming around. Now, how do you keep them?
Hiring is not a filtering problem anymore, it's a sourcing problem.
Barry O'Reilly gave a talk about how to push through change in an enterprise at Cultivate prior to OSCON 2016.
Sumana Harihareswara and Maria Naggaga gave back-to-back talks at OSCON 2016 on how we can build our communities and get more contributors
Christian Grail gave a talk at OSCON 2016 titled: "How to convince your manager to go open source."
The OpenAPS project is a simplified Artificial Pancreas System (APS) designed to automatically adjust an insulin pump's basal insulin delivery to keep blood glucose (BG) in a safe range overnight and between meals.
Danese Cooper, head of open source for PayPal, spoke to during the Day 2 OSCON morning keynotes about the sustainability of open source.
Eric McNulty opened up the first day of Cultivate this year, the annual pre-conference event before OSCON.