OpenEmbedded Workshop 2024

Bruce Ashfield


  • Binary Distribution Prototype: Progress and plans
  • building and deploying with meta-virtualization: now & in the future
Jon Mason

Jon Mason is a Software Engineer working for Arm. Jon is an active contributor to Yocto Project/OpenEmbedded and is co-maintainer for the meta-arm layer. Also, he is a board of directors member for OpenEmbedded. Prior to his current position, he has worked on the Linux kernel and device drivers for a number of companies.

In his free time, Jon is a vocal advocate for Free and Open Source software, as well as maintains a few Linux drivers

  • What makes a good demo?
Joshua Watt

Joshua is a software engineer with Garmin where he has been developing embedded electronics for boats since 2009

  • What's new in SPDX 3
Marta Rybczynska

Marta Rybczynska has a network security background and 20 years of experience in Open Source, including 15 years in embedded development. She has been working with embedded operating systems like Linux and various real-time ones, system libraries, and frameworks up to user interfaces. Her specialties are architecture-specific parts of the Linux kernel. In the past, Marta served as Vice-President and treasurer for KDE e.V. She has been involved in various Open Source projects and contributed kernel-related guest articles for In 2021, she founded Syslinbit, an Open Source consulting company. She has experience with presentations at scientific and free software conferences, including LinuxCon, Open Source Summit, Embedded Linux Conference, Akademy, FOSDEM, and FOSS-north.

  • OpenEmbedded/Yocto Project Security Defaults
Philip Balister
  • The Yocto Project Five Year Plan - progress so far
Ross Burton
  • Patch Workflow
Vyacheslav Yurkov

Vyacheslav Yurkov worked in many companies from different industries throughout his career. He is currently employed by Wika Mobile Control, a company providing safety certified solutions for mobile machinery, where he leads a team of Software Engineers. His main programming languages are C and C++, which he applies for various hardware architectures and embedded devices. He is also a regular contributor to various open source projects (linux kernel, meta-openembedded, trusted-firmware-arm, etc) and maintainer of OverlayFS classes in openembedded-core.

  • User stories about SDK usage