Earlier this month, we interviewed our first #techprom keynote speaker, Ambassador Eileen Donahue. Today, we want to introduce our second speaker, Mitchell Baker, Chairwoman of the Mozilla Foundation. Preview her remarks below and follow her work at @MitchellBaker and CDT at @CenDemTech.
CDT: What drew you to tech/Internet issues initially?
Chairwoman Baker: I am drawn to the challenge of the unknown, to figuring out how things work and how they might work better. Technology in general, and the Internet in particular, have been the source of immense and disruptive change in the last few decades. They provided a vector for building new things. They also provide a mechanism for changing peoples' lives and of giving people new opportunities. Figuring out how to put the puzzle pieces together to build new technology that has positive impact is a huge challenge, and an irresistible opportunity
CDT:Do you see any major challenges for the open source community arising in the next few years?
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