Maximilian Michels
Software Engineer / Consultant

Max is a Berlin-based software engineer and consultant with a fondness for open-source technologies and building their communities. Max is a member of the Apache Software Foundation and a PMC member of Apache Flink and Apache Beam. Besides software and their communities, Max also climbs rock and plays the guitar.


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    11.06.2020 19:00 – 19:40
    vbuzz 2

    The community is the heart of every open-source project. Without a proper functioning community, the project is bound to have a heart attack, which could be the end: Think of unsatisfied users, project forks, maintainer burnouts, or very annoying arguments.

    Building a community can be a…