Kate Stewart

Registered user since Thu 14 Feb 2019

Name:Kate Stewart
Bio:

Kate Stewart is a Senior Director of Strategic Programs at the Linux Foundation. She is responsible for the Open Compliance programs encompassing the SPDX, FOSSology, OpenChain, and other compliance related projects. Kate was one of the founders of SPDX, and is currently the specification lead. Since joining The Linux Foundation, she has also launched collaborations on metrics (CHAOSS), Real-Time Linux and Zephyr Project. She also supports other key embedded projects, including Yocto.

With over 30 years of experience in the software industry, she has held a variety of roles and worked as a developer in Canada, Australia, and the US and during the last 20 years, has managed software development teams in the US, Canada, UK, India, and China. She received her Master’s in computer science from University of Waterloo and Bachelor’s of computer science (co-op program) from the University of Manitoba.

Country:United States
Affiliation:Linux Foundation
Research interests:Source Code Provenance, Automating Compliance, Security and Safety Critical Embedded Open Source

Contributions

SoHeal 2021 Committee Member in Program Committee within the SoHeal 2021-track
MSR 2020 Committee Member in Program Committee within the FOSS Award-track
OSS 2019 Committee Member in Program Committee within the OSS 2019 Papers-track
MSR 2019 Committee Member in Mining Challenge Committee within the MSR 2019 Mining Challenge-track
FOSS Award Committee Co-Chair in Organizing Committee
FOSS Award Committee Co-Chair in Program Committee within the MSR 2019 FOSS Award-track