Philippe Ombredanne is a FOSS hacker on a mission to make it easier and safer to reuse FOSS code. He is the maintainer of ScanCode, the industry standard licence detection tool, and other open-source tools for software composition analysis and licence & security compliance at AboutCode.org.
Philippe is the project lead in two supply chain projects funded by NGI0: FOSS Code Supply Chain Assurancewhich is building a new system to help verify the integrity of deployed code packages and validate their origin with external data sources, with the potential to mitigate attacks on open-source packages supply chains such as detecting if a package in use is matching verified code by matching source and binaries exactly and approximately; and Free Software Vulnerability Database which is a resource set up to aggregate software updates.
We are on a mission to make it easier to reuse free and open source software to build better apps and system, faster and more efficiently. For this we are creating the best-in-class open source tools and open data for software origin, license and security determination to help secure your software supply chain.
Catarina Pereira is a Senior Dissemination and Communication Specialist at Martel Innovate BV. Catarina’s career path started with marketing account management and press consultancy. Before joining Martel, she worked as a Dissemination and Communication team leader and project manager of many Horizon 2020 and Horizon Europe projects in several topics, while co-writing proposals and training her team on Dissemination and Communication management. Currently at Martel, Catarina leads the Communication Task Forces of EUCloudEdgeIoT.eu and Next Generation Internet.
Catarina has a degree in Languages Applied to Business Relations and a bachelor in Communication Sciences from the University of Porto. She speaks Portuguese, Spanish and English.
Martel is a dynamic Swiss-based consultancy with more than 20 years' experience managing innovation projects across Europe and worldwide.