ApacheCon US 2009
Kirrily Robert has been a part of the open source world since 1993, as a Linux user, Perl developer, and community leader and advocate. She has worked in the open source and Internet industry in Australia, Canada, and the US, and has presented at many conferences internationally. Kirrily currently resides in San Francisco, where she works on Freebase.com, an open database of the world’s information. Her interests include free culture in all its diverse forms, and the use of technology for social justice.