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Thanks for making ATO 2019 possible

Year 7 featured more speakers, hosted more attendees, companies and organizations, and created more opportunity than ever before.

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All Things Open 2019 in a Nutshell

Attendees over three days
World-class speakers
Educational Sessions
Participating organizations
Mobile app downloads
Mobile app page views
T-Shirts given out

From the 2019 Event

Arun Gupta Keynote speaker Arun Gupta spoke about Amazon's commitment to open source
Blue Cross The team at BlueCross BlueShield of NC - a good time was had by all
Erica Stanley Keynote speaker Erica Stanley spoke about "Machine Learning for All"
IBM IBM presented a 50,000 dollar check to Girls Who Code
Keynote Speakers Keynote speakers Ashley McNamara, Chris Coyier, Jono Bacon, Kohsuke Kawaguchi, Kent C. Dodds, and Todd Lewis
Conference Space Gorgeous ballrooms had enough seating for the nearly 5000 attendees
Sponsor Board Sponsored by some amazing companies in the open source community
Vendor Spaces Crowds and interest were consistent around vendor spaces over all three days
Volunteers Our volunteers were a diverse group of wonderful people, without whom the conference would not have been possible

Recent News

2020 Showcase Profile – Women in Tech Allies RDU, interview now live

We’re pleased to announce the first group to be featured in our 2020 Showcase Series – Women in Tech Allies RDU. Women in Tech Allies is an RDU based group with a mission to advocate for diversity in technology through networking, tech talks, mentorship, etc.  Susan Wands and Alani Perry serve as organizers and both […]

2019 Promotional Video Now Live

We’re really excited to announce the 2019 promotional video is now available! Our goal was to produce a video that captures the essence and spirit of the conference, and we feel Jonathan Corbett of Oak Hill Photography and Triad Aerial Images did an outstanding job. For those that attended in 2019, you’ll see some familiar […]

Spacewalk 2020: Experience it again, or watch for the first time

The first-ever Spacewalk event was hosted on the evening of Tuesday, January 21 in downtown Durham, NC.  Nearly 200 attended in person at the Carolina Theater. The evening featured three (3) segments of content: A preview of the upcoming year for All Things Open, including the announcement of a slightly new direction for allthingsopen.org as […]


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