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Monday, October 22 • 15:05 - 15:45
How to Pay Your Contributors and Get Away with It - Erlend Sogge Heggen, Discourse

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Mixing money and open source is notoriously difficult. For more than 2 years we've been experimenting with paying our most active contributors to continue to do open source work on Discourse, and it is working exceedingly well.



Erlend Sogge Heggen

Community Advocate, Discourse
Studied game design at Vancouver Film School. Worked for a year at WeWantToKnow (DragonBox app). Worked for 3 years at Discourse. Been deeply involved with open source for 15 years, starting with Warcraft 3 mods. I was the primary all-things manager and co-founder of the open source... Read More →

Monday October 22, 2018 15:05 - 15:45 BST
Cromdale Hall A, Level -2