The Outreach Committee oversees evangelism, communications, events & training.
The Outreach Committee Representatives
Lawrence Lai, Chair
Lawrence Lai, Head of Global Alliances and Business Development for Storage at Futurewei
He is a business development professional with many years of experience in business development, alliance partnership building and management. He has extensive experience in cloud storage, mobile and embedded software development, project management.
He is highly recommended by executives as dependable, with can-do attitude, excellent technical and business skill, and proven record of success.
Shane Wang, Vice-Chair
Shane Wang, Engineering Director of Cloud Software at Intel's System Software Products.
Shane Wang is an Engineering Director of Cloud Software at Intel’s System Software Products. He has participated in or led his team on research and development of open source software projects such as Xen, tboot, Yocto and OpenStack. He has been serving as an Individual Director of OpenStack Foundation Board since 2015, with years of commitment to community development and building. Currently he is focusing on software-defined networking (SDN) and software-defined storage (SDS) technologies, edge computing, and NFV-related domains, including OpenStack, Ceph, SODA (also known as OpenSDS), ONAP, Akraino, StarlingX, OpenDaylight, OPNFV, DPDK, and so forth. He is interested in edge computing much so he is engaged in other open source solutions such as EdgeX, CORD, OpenEdge, KubeEdge, and ioFog. Right now he is also chairing the APAC session of OSF Edge Computing Working Group.
He got his PhD degree on Computer Science from Fudan University at Shanghai in 2004, and joined Intel after graduating from the school.