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Karsten Wade

Red Hat
Community Architect
Santa Cruz, CA
Since 2000 Karsten has been teaching and working in the open source way. As a community architect in Red Hat's Open Source Program Office, he helps with community development activities. At 24 years in the IT industry, Karsten has worked as an IT manager, professional services consultant, technical writer/editor, developer advocate, and community architect. His current open source project leadership roles are on the CentOS Project board and leading The Open Source Way compendium on community development best practices.

Karsten has been a keynote and session speaker, panelist, and organizer at open source conferences, including Linux Collab Summit, SCaLE, OSCON, Community One, Community Leadership Summit, FUDCON, Open Source Bridge, Linux Fest North West, Open World Forum, CentOS Dojos, and the Red Hat Summit.