Gaël Blondelle

Eclipse Foundation Europe

Gaël Blondelle is Managing Director of the Eclipse Foundation in Europe. In the AMASS project, he is the leader for industrial impact and community building. Since 2004, Gaël has been involved in open source, with the goal to help companies adopt and develop open source projects and collaborate better. From 2010 to 2013, he has been the manager of OPEES, a European project whose key result is the creation of PolarSys, one of the first Eclipse Working Groups, dedicated to Open Source tools for Embedded Systems. In 2013, Gaël joined the Eclipse Foundation where he develops the European ecosystem. These days Gaël focuses on developing the ecosystem around Jakarta EE.