Alicia Gibb – Executive Director

Alicia Gibb 2

Alicia Gibb is an advocate for open hardware, researcher, and a hardware hacker. Alicia has worked within the open source hardware community since 2008. She is the founder and Executive Director of the Open Source Hardware Association (OSHWA), a non-profit organization to educate the benefits of building and using open source hardware. Alicia founded the Association after founding and chairing the Open Hardware Summit, a conference where the open source hardware community discusses business, manufacturing, legal implications, and all things open source hardware.

Contact: Alicia [at] oshwa [dot] org

Lecia – Grants Project Manager

Contact: Lecia [at] oshwa [dot] org

Sid Drmay – Community Manager

Contact: info [at] oshwa [dot] org

Sid Drmay is an artist, maker and freelance journalist based in Hamilton, ON. They have a deep passion for textile arts and zines. They have written for Broken Pencil, This Magazine, Shameless Magazine and CBC. They currently co-chair the Digital Naturalism Conference and sit as the Community & Fellowship chair for the Open Source Hardware Association. You can find them being annoying on Twitter @webspookie.

Summit Team