Oh no! The community is growing! (InvenioRDM meeting)

A man and a woman in business attire giving each other a high five. They are sitting around a laptop and some papers in an office

The InvenioRDM community invited me to speak at their 2022 Partner Meeting.

Abstract: A growing open source community is a blessing and a curse. When your user base grows, you need to grow your contributor community to keep up. How do you grow your contributors in a sustainable way? Part of it requires building up processes to make the work more predictable.

Date: 4–6 October 2022

Location: virtual



This post’s featured photo by krakenimages on Unsplash.

Ben formerly led open source messaging at Docker and was the Fedora Program Manager. He is the author of Program Management for Open Source Projects. Ben is an Open Organization Ambassador and frequent conference speaker. His personal website is Funnel Fiasco.


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