Brussels / 3 & 4 February 2024


Stephen Jacobs

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Jacobs is the Director of Open@RIT and a Professor at the School of Interactive Games and Media who received the Provost’s Award for Excellence in Faculty Mentoring for 2019-2020. He’s an interdisciplinary scholar who works in several different areas that often overlap including Free and Open Source Software and Free Culture. Digital Humanities, Game Design and History and Interactive Narrative.

His Open Work has been funded by The Ford Foundation, The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, The UNICEF Foundation, The All Children Reading Grand Challenge, The Zero Project, The Linux Foundation, Red Hat Inc, Northern Telecom and AT&T.

He is a member of the TODO Group Steering Committee, OSPO++, the CHAOSS Value Working Group and the Open 3DE TSC Committee.


Title Day Room Track Start End
Building Communities with Science!
Sunday UA2.114 (Baudoux) Community devroom 16:00 16:40