People

Who attends OVC? OVC participants run the gamut from academics and lawyers, to creative professionals and artists, to developers and entrepreneurs. Attendees have visited from over 30 countries, from across many disciplines.

2011 DirectoryOVC AlumniProjects Represented

2011 Speakers


Jillian York
Electronic Frontier Foundation

Jonathan McIntosh
Rebellious Pixels

Cindy Gallop
Make Love, Not Porn

Gigi Sohn
Public Knowledge

Brewster Kahle/
Tracey Jaquith
Internet Archive

Marvin Ammori
New America

2011 Directory

The following is a list of professional attendees, session leaders, and guests of the Open Video Conference.

  • Jan Gerber, 0×2620.org
  • Ken Wiederhorn, 3rd Ward
  • Musa Syeed, 30 Mosques
  • Corbin Brook, #audio
  • Cole Gillespie, #MozNewsLab
  • Kabir Soorya, #MozNewsLab
  • Celeste North, NuFlick
  • Fabricio Zuardi, alpha.publicvideos.org
  • Patricia Aufderheide, American University
  • Eric Carlson, Apple
  • Nancy McLaughlin, Archive of Our Own
  • Amelia Ryan, Archive of Our Own
  • David Carter, Arent Fox LLP
  • Chris Lacinak, AudioVisual Preservation Solutions
  • Dave Rice, AudioVisual Preservation Solutions
  • Colin Winter, Babson College, WikiClips.TV
  • Andrew Pinzler, BBC Worldwide
  • Malaika Mose, Beyond the Box Office
  • Willard Ling, Bitcoin Navigator
  • Yifu Guo, Bitcoin Navigator
  • Charlie Shem, BitInstant
  • Warren Allen, BLIP
  • Rick Waldron, Bocoup
  • Elliott Siebers, Brooklyn Law Incubator and Policy Clinic
  • Philip Weiss, Brooklyn Law Incubator and Policy Clinic
  • Kaylan Sobel, Brooklyn Law School
  • Julie Adler, Brooklyn Law School BLIP
  • Jonathan Askin, Brooklyn Law School BLIP
  • Julie Russo, Brown University
  • Drew Stephan, C4 Tech and Design
  • David Collado, Cardozo Law
  • Dana Lutt, Career Transition For Dancers
  • Jonah Bossewitch, CCNMTL, Columbia University
  • Frank Moretti, CCNMTL, Columbia University
  • Michael Cennamo, CCNMTL, Columbia University
  • Stephanie Ogden, CCNMTL, Columbia University
  • Paul Stengel, CCNMTL, Columbia University
  • Rob Garfield, CCNMTL, Columbia University
  • Steve Welsh, CCNMTL, Columbia University
  • J. Skyler Fernandes, Centripetal Capital Partners
  • Thomas Allen Harris, Chimpanzee Productions
  • Ann Bennett, Chimpanzee Productions
  • Ethan Hugg, Cisco Systems
  • Andrew McLaughlin, Civic Commons
  • Schuyler Duveen, Columbia Center for New Media Teaching and Learning
  • Andrea Dixon, Columbia University
  • Brian O’Hagan, Columbia University
  • Abi Wright, Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism
  • Nan Rubin, Community Media Services
  • Carole Lazio, Contract Media Consultant
  • Thomas Levine, Cornell University
  • Jane Park, Creative Commons
  • Michael McCarthy, Creative Contractor w/ Mozilla
  • Graham Wheeler, Creative Contractor w/ Mozilla
  • Charles Cliffe, CubicVR
  • Hugh McGrory, Culture Shock Marketing
  • Debra Anderson, Culture Shock Marketing
  • Grit Matthias, CultureSofa
  • Ken Devine, Devakis Foundation
  • Liz Hodes, Digital Democracy
  • Yasin Khan, Domestic Violence Crisis Center
  • Jonathan Markow, DuraSpace
  • Jason Daniels, Easton Community Access Television
  • Richard Esguerra, Electronic Frontier Foundation
  • Jillian York, Electronic Frontier Foundation
  • Lea Rosen, Electronic Frontier Foundation
  • Shaun Clarke, Emerson College
  • Simon Emmanuel Roux, Espaces temps Montréal
  • Jennifer Wager, Essex County College
  • Paul Ewen, Ewen Industries, Inc.
  • Thomas Ficklin, Ficklin Media
  • Beardsley Ruml, FinalsClub; Harvard Institute for Learning in Retirement
  • Per Thulin, Flattr
  • Colin Clark, Fluid Project
  • Jason Sigal, Free Music Archive @ WFMU-FM
  • Chris Dorr, Future of Film Blog, Tribeca Film
  • Dennis Stevens, Geisterschiff Media
  • Luca Barbato, Gentoo
  • Steven Swigart, Georgia State University Video Communications
  • Sarah Fox, Georgia Tech
  • Hadzi Adnan, Goldsmiths, University of London
  • Anna Cavender, Google
  • Aaron Colwell, Google
  • Matt Frost, Google
  • John Koleszar, Google
  • Alex Kozak, Google
  • Jasmine Langridge, Google
  • Jan Linden, Google
  • Silvia Pfeiffer, Google
  • Jeffrey Posnick, Google
  • Andrew Scherkus, Google
  • Frank Galligan, Google
  • Shawn van Every, Guardian Project
  • Hans-Christoph Steiner, Guardian Project
  • Andrew Senior, Guardian Project
  • Harlo Holmes, Guardian Project
  • Misha Ponizil, HackNY
  • Mark Boas, Happyworm Ltd, jPlayer.org
  • Peter Fontanes, Hispanics in Information Technology and Telecommunications
  • Lea Shaver, Hofstra Law School
  • Betty Yu, Hunter College
  • Melissa Hacker, Hunter College Integrated Media Arts MFA Program
  • Chloe Smolarski, Hunter College MFA
  • Sandy Block, IBM
  • Philippe Normand, Igalia
  • Freddrick Logan, Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Ashkan Soltani, Independent researcher
  • Nicholas Bramble, Information Society Project at Yale Law School
  • Jeff Howard, Interactive Telecommunications Program
  • William New, Intellectual Property Watch
  • Tracey Jaquith, Internet Archive
  • Roger Macdonald, Internet Archive
  • Amee Evans Godwin, ISKME
  • Joseph Miller, Joint Center for Political & Economic Studies
  • Luisa Dantas, JoLu Productions Inc.
  • Zachary Ozer, JWPlayer, Longtail Video
  • Pablo Schklowsky, JWPlayer, Longtail Video
  • Perry Fetterman, Kaltura
  • Zohar Babin, Kaltura
  • Michal Tsur, Kaltura
  • Leah Belsky, Kaltura
  • Michael Dale, Kaltura
  • Andrew Davis, Kaltura
  • Linda Drabik, Kaltura
  • Thomas Nixon, Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden
  • David Reisch, Korsakow
  • Matt Soar, Korsakow
  • Florian Thalhofer, Korsakow
  • Gregory Fabre, Laboratoire NT2
  • Edward Hall, LGHTSRC LLC, Bard College
  • Cindy Gallop, Make Love, Not Porn
  • Corey Innis, Make Love, Not Porn
  • Oonie Chase, Make Love, Not Porn
  • Michael Smith, Make Love, Not Porn
  • Chris Poole, Make Love, Not Porn
  • Joe Martis, Massachusetts Institute Technology
  • Steve Pierce, Media Alliance
  • Branda Miller, Media Alliance
  • Joseph Bergen, metaLAB at Harvard
  • Abram Stern, Metavid
  • Forest Mars, MNN
  • Becky Hurwitz, Mobile Active
  • Amanda Antico-Majkowski, Mobile Internet Content Coalition (MICC)
  • Chris Blizzard, Mozilla
  • Ralph Giles, Mozilla
  • Ben Moskowitz, Mozilla
  • Anant Narayanan, Mozilla
  • Bobby Richter, Mozilla
  • Michael Verdi, Mozilla
  • Mark Surman, Mozilla
  • Brian Brennan, Mozilla
  • Alex Fowler, Mozilla
  • Timothy Terriberry, Mozilla/Xiph.Org
  • Andrew Lee, Mt. Gox North America, Inc.
  • Mike Knowlton, Murmur
  • Hal Siegel, Murmur
  • Robert Lazo, National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
  • Alyce Myatt, National Endowment for the Arts
  • Mary Smith, National Endowment for the Arts
  • Laura Welsh, National Endowment for the Arts
  • Bob Leonard, NBC Universal
  • Mark Watson, Netflix
  • Marvin Ammori, New America Foundation OTI
  • Richard Matasar, New York Law School, Dean
  • James Grimmelmann, New York Law School
  • Molly Land, New York Law School
  • Beth Noveck, New York Law School
  • Richard Sherwin, , New York Law School
  • Christopher Wong, New York Law School
  • Ruth del Campo, New York Law School
  • Jillian Raines, New York Law School
  • Andrea Casillas, New York Law School / Peer To Patent
  • Marine Boudeau, New York Public Radio
  • Dr. Peter Morales, New York University
  • Patrick Davison, New York University
  • Michelle Forelle, New York University
  • Mark Reilly, New York University
  • Helen Nissenbaum, New York University
  • Sarah Knuckey, New York University
  • Adam Rokhsar, New York University
  • Nadine Wolf, New York University
  • Elad Schanin, New York University/CRC Media
  • Angelique Mannella, Nokia
  • Al Williams, Northampton Community Television
  • Ernie Zahn, NPeaches
  • Harry Wolff, NPeaches
  • Katie Baxter, NYLS Students for Free Culture
  • Dan Liss, NYU ITP
  • Mehan Jayasuriya, NYU ITP
  • Becky Kazansky, NYU ITP
  • Matthew Epler, NYU ITP
  • Greg Dorsainville, NYU School of Medicine, ITP
  • Shawn Van Every, NYU/ITP and Guardian Project
  • Paige MacGregor, NYU Steinhardt School
  • Bruce Wagner, OnlyOneTV  |  global television network
  • Pippin Lee, Open Journalism
  • Kate Hudson, Open Journalism, York University
  • Jacob Caggiano, Open Video Alliance
  • Rich Jones, Open Watch
  • Dave Malicke, Open.Michigan – University of Michigan
  • Phil Hill, openstudy and iGOiq
  • Philip Jägenstedt, Opera Software
  • Francesca Coppa, Organization For Transformative Works
  • Rena Chicklas, Pace University
  • Jonathan Hill, Pace University Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems
  • Nicholas Reville, Participatory Culture Foundation
  • Anne Jonas, Participatory Culture Foundation
  • Craig Zheng, Participatory Culture Foundation
  • Dean Jansen, Participatory Culture Foundation
  • Holmes Wilson, Participatory Culture Foundation
  • Aleli Alcala, Participatory Culture Foundation
  • Bradley Samuels, Partner, Situ Studio
  • Jennifer Rodriguez, PBS
  • Tami Mount, PBS Learning Media
  • Vishal Kapoor, Pearson
  • Philipp Schmidt, Peer 2 Peer University
  • Micah Sifry, Personal Democracy Forum
  • Jeff Fortin, Pitivi
  • Elisa Kreisinger, Pop Culture Pirate
  • Susan Chun, Project Audience
  • Maha Atal, Public Business Media, Forbes Magazine
  • Gigi Sohn, Public Knowledge
  • Katy Tasker, Public Knowledge
  • Michael Weinberg, Public Knowledge
  • Don Corr, Queens College, CUNY
  • Karl Fogel, Question Copyright
  • Camille Acey, Question Copyright
  • Nina Paley, Question Copyright
  • Brenna Farrell, Radiolab and WNYC Radio
  • Jonathan McIntosh, Rebellious Pixels
  • Carlos Manriquez, Red Hat
  • Wes Leonard, Red Hat
  • Patrick McKay, Regent University School of Law
  • Mette Birk, Remix Theory and Praxis
  • Daniel Sieradski, Repair the World
  • Joanne Mcneil, Rhizome.org
  • Tim Hwang, Robot, Robot & Hwang / Berkeley Law
  • Dara Greenwald, RPI
  • Bryce Renninger, Rutgers University
  • Jason Schultz, Samuelson Clinic at Berkeley Law
  • Jennifer Urban, Samuelson Clinic at Berkeley Law
  • Jeff Davidson, Saylor.org
  • Alana Harrington, Saylor.org
  • Veronica Paredes, School of Cinematic Arts, USC
  • Lucio Pileggi, Scuola Normale Superiore
  • Perry Bard, School of Visual Arts/Pratt Institute
  • Rick Gell , Second Line Digital LLC
  • Michael Soupios, Seton Hall University
  • Paco de Onís, Skylight Pictures
  • Forrest Glick, Stanford University
  • Elizabeth Stark, Stanford University
  • David Clinch, Storyful
  • Tom Stroll, Stroll Media Group
  • Nina Huntemann, Suffolk University
  • Tiina Knuutila, Sunlight Foundation
  • Samara Smith, SUNY Old Westbury
  • Liz Cole, Teach For America
  • Elizabeth Cole, Teach For America
  • Eric Mueller, TED Conferences, TED.com
  • Ingrid Kopp, TFI New Media Fund
  • Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldeggl, The Atlantic
  • Bruce Wagner, The Bitcoin Show | OnlyOneTV
  • Shakir Speller, The Bitcoin Show | OnlyOneTV
  • Manny Mena, The Bitcoin Show | OnlyOneTV
  • Edward Gel, The Bitcoin Show | OnlyOneTV
  • Nicholas Merrill, The Calyx Institute
  • Jason Sigal, The Free Music Archive @ WFMU 91.1-FM
  • Mr. Doob, The Internet
  • D.C. Vito, The LAMP
  • Nancy Schwartzman, The Line Campaign
  • Mark Harris, The Lost Children
  • Eavvon O’Neal, The New School
  • Peter Asarol, The New School
  • Jason  Spingarn-Koff, The New York Times
  • Brian Chirls, Three Eyed Labs
  • Claudine Boeglin, The Thomson Reuters Foundation
  • Jennifer Bleyer, The Tillman Story
  • Amir Bar-Lev, The Tillman Story
  • Ian Small, Tokbox
  • Juan Gonzalez, Tribal Mix
  • Michael Gotalsky, TrueConf
  • Arielle Bikard, TTR
  • Benjamin Hubbard, UC Berkeley
  • Andre Valentim Almeida, UnionDocs
  • Christopher Allen, UnionDocs
  • Ashish Kumar, United Nations
  • Ana Gomes, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
  • Rodrigo Arias, Universidad Francisco Marroquín
  • Oscar Lizarazo, Universidad Nacional de Colombia
  • Nathanaël Lécaudé, Université de Montréal
  • Anne Migner-Laurin, Université du Quebec a Montreal
  • William Hanff, University of the District of Columbia
  • Emiliano Bazan, UQAM
  • Heather Ford, Ushahidi
  • Blake Whitman, Vimeo
  • Amanda Lyons, VISUALS for CHANGE
  • Matt Burrows, Warner Bros.
  • John Luther, WebM Project
  • Serge Lachapelle, WebM Project
  • Karen Cariani, WGBH Educational Foundation
  • Peter Pinch, WGBH Interactive
  • Courtney Michael, WGBH Media Library & Archives
  • Michael Dale, Wikimedia / Kaltura
  • Kat Walsh, Wikimedia Foundation
  • Tanya O’Carroll, WITNESS
  • Sam Gregory, WITNESS
  • Yvonne Ng, WITNESS
  • Grace Lile, WITNESS
  • Raja Althaibani, WITNESS
  • Jackie Zammuto, WITNESS
  • Nathan Freitas, WITNESS / Guardian Project
  • Brian Nunez, WITNESS / Guardian Project
  • Lance Weiler, Workbook Project
  • Janine Saunders, Workbook Project
  • Monty Montgomery, The Xiph.Org Foundation
  • Gregory Maxwell, The Xiph.Org Foundation
  • Rebecca Wexler, Yale Law School Information Society
  • Paul Lawrence, Yale University
  • Nick Fox-Gieg, York University, Toronto
  • Greg Schechter, YouTube
  • Matt Ward, YouTube
  • Richard Leider, YouTube
  • Jon Dahl, Zencoder
  • Steve Heffernan, Zencoder
  • Ntili Lekhotsa, N/A
  • Fred Guest, N/A
  • Shmulik Kaufmann, N/A
  • Karem Mahmoud, N/A
  • Laure Parsons, N/A
  • Jen Simmons, N/A
  • Soheb Vahora, N/A
  • Marc Covitz, N/A
  • Kristin Smith, N/A
  • Dominic Mauro, N/A
  • Rachel Stevens, N/A

OVC Alumni

Open Source Software Projects (cumulative)