The CERN Open Hardware Licence

Speaker(s) : Myriam Ayass

  • Language : English
  • Level : Newbie
  • Nature : Conference
  • Date : Thursday 12 July 2012
  • Schedule : 11h00
  • Duration : 40 minutes
  • Place : Uni Mail S130
Red threads : Common goods"Libre" economy
Target audience : General publicProfessionalsDecision makersGeeks

The purpose of this presentation is to introduce the CERN Open Hardware Licence, v.1.1 of which was released on July 7 2011, the context in which it was developed, the reasons for developing it and how it is currently being used at CERN. A description of the main provisions will be given together with the main issues and solutions that were discussed during the process.