The mission of Samsung’s Advanced Software Platform Lab’s in Silicon Valley is to create differentiating software that will drive the evolution of future platforms. As such it stands at the cross-road of open source, industry and academic research, and symbolizes Samsung’s new and open way to engage in research activities.
How does one find the sweet spot across industry, open source and academic R&D? What are the challenges? What are the benefits for the community? Where does the opportunity lie and how to materialize it?
In this talk, Yannick Pellet (VP, Advanced Software Platform Lab) will provide a discussion on the concrete steps that were taken into this direction with few examples of how this collaboration model is working out.
Vice President, Samsung
Yannick Pellet is the Vice President of the Advanced Software Platform group at Samsung Research America (Silicon Valley). Prior to Samsung, Yannick worked for Hewlett-Packard where he headed the software development function and developer relations for webOS and later on the OpenWebOS open source project. Earlier, he was member of the original group of engineers that designed and implemented Maemo – one of the first Linux-based open source based mobile platform. He also participated in the... Read More →
Tuesday October 22, 2013 10:20am - 10:40am
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