January 20-22, 2012, Hilton Los Angeles Airport Hotel

Bradley Kuhn
Executive Director
Software Freedom Conservancy, Inc.
Bradley M. Kuhn is President and Executive Director of the Software Freedom Conservancy is a Director of Free Software Foundation (FSF). Kuhn began his work in the Software Freedom Movement as a volunteer in 1992, as an early adopter of the GNU/Linux operating system, and began contributing to various software freedom projects. He worked during the 1990s as a system administrator and software developer, and taught AP Computer Science at Walnut Hills High School in Cincinnati. Kuhn’s non-profit career began in 2000 at FSF. As FSF’s Executive Director from 2001-2005, Kuhn led FSF’s GPL enforcement, launched its Associate Member program, and invented the Affero GPL. From 2005-2010, Kuhn worked as the Policy Analyst and Technology Director of the Software Freedom Law Center. Kuhn holds a summa cum laude B.S. in Computer Science from Loyola University in Maryland, and an M.S. in Computer Science from the University of Cincinnati. Kuhn blogs at http://ebb.org/bkuhn/blog/.