LF Live: Mentorship Series

The Linux Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of a virtual mentoring series, entitled LF Live: Mentorship Series. Open Source Maintainers and community leaders will host virtual mentorship sessions designed to provide expert knowledge and valuable interactive discussion across a range of topics related to the Linux Kernel and other OS projects, primarily around development. 

These Mentorship Webinars are free for anyone to attend, and are being offered to support the development of skills and further empowerment of the community. 

Confirmed mentoring sessions are listed below. To be alerted when registration is live for each session, please subscribe at the bottom of this page. New sessions and mentors will continue to be added. 

UPCOMING MENTORING SESSIONS

Friday, January 22
9:30 – 11:00 AM PST
2nd Place is the First Winner: Maintainership and Growing Your Influence in the Linux Kernel Community
Mentor: Dan Williams, Principal Engineer, Intel

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Wednesday, January 27
7:30 – 9:00 AM PST
Static Analysis & Tools
Mentor: Jan-Simon Möller, Release Manager, Automotive Grade Linux

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Tuesday, February 2
7:30 – 9:00 AM PST
Coccinelle: Automating Large-scale Evolution and Bug Finding in C Code
Mentor: Julia Lawall, Senior Research Scientist, Inria

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Thursday, February 11
8:30 – 10:00 AM PST
New Ideas for Smatch (Static Analysis)
Mentor: Dan Carpenter, Software Developer, Oracle

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Wednesday, February 17
9:30 – 11:00 AM PST
Which Hat Do I Wear Today? The Balancing Act of Working with Upstream and Product Teams
Mentor: Shuah Khan, Kernel Maintainer & Fellow, The Linux Foundation

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Thursday, February 25
7:30 – 9:00 AM PST
Dynamic Program Analysis for Fun and Profit
Mentor: Dmitry Vyukov, Principal Software Engineer, Google

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Tuesday, March 2
7:30 – 9:00 AM PST
Fuzzing Linux Kernel
Mentor: Andrey Konovalov, Senior Software Engineer, Google

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PAST MENTORING SESSIONS

Wednesday, January 13Open Source Licensing
Mentor: Steve Winslow, Director of Strategic Programs, The Linux Foundation

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Tuesday, December 8Best Practices to Getting Your Patches Accepted
Mentor: Greg Kroah-Hartman, Fellow, The Linux Foundation

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Wednesday, December 2How Do I Get Started with an Open Source Project?
Mentor: Clyde Seepersad, SVP and GM, Training and Certification, The Linux Foundation

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Thursday, October 29Writing Change Logs That Make Sense
Mentor: Shuah Khan, Kernel Maintainer & Fellow, The Linux Foundation

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