[EVENT] Project OpenBytes Kick-Off Virtual Event

A few speaker spots are available for Openbytes Kickoff Virtual Meeting on December 8th, 2021.

OpenBytes Kickoff


Project OpenBytes, a non-profit data project initiated by Graviti, will hold Kick-off Virtual Meeting on December 8th, 2021 through Zoom. It was officially launched on November 2nd, 2021 and endorsed by The Linux Foundation, aiming to facilitate wider sharing of data in the AI community through the creation of data standards, formats, and processes enabling contributions of data.

Register here for the online kickoff meeting now! Join the discussion about project scope and further action items.

Kick-Off Event Agenda


  • 11:00 am - 11:15 am EST | Meeting Opening and Welcome From MC
    Project Introduction: mission, scope and main efforts

  • 11:15 am - 11:30 am EST | Keynote - Supporter Session (Speaker spot is open!)
    Why we need open datasets from the perspective of an enterprise

  • 11:30am - 11:45am EST | keynote - Data Standards Session
    Dataset formats & standards

  • 11:45am - 12:00pm EST | keynote - Legal Session
    Scott Nicholas, Vice President of Project Formation, The Linux Foundation

  • 12:00pm - 12:15pm EST | keynote - Open Data Session (Speaker spot is open!)
    The efforts for open datasets to public

  • 12:15pm - 12:30pm EST | How to Get Involved
    Action plans, project communication plan and review process

  • 12:30pm - 12:45pm EST | Open mic
    Forum for the community

About OpenBytes


"The OpenBytes project and community will benefit all AI developers, both academic and professional, and at both large and small enterprises, by enabling access to more high-quality open datasets and making AI deployment faster and easier," said Mike Dolan, general manager and SVP of projects at the Linux Foundation, in a statement. By providing vendor-neutral oversight from the Linux Foundation, project OpenBytes is enabled to establish standards, promote licenses, and share resources in a collaborative effort.

For more information, please visit OpenBytes or our blog OpenBytes to Make Open Data More Accessible to All. If you are interested in joining the community and supporting the project OpenBytes, please reach out.


OpenBytes got featured by Gestalt IT.

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Welcome to participate in our Kickoff Virtual Event. Thank you all for reading.