Amanda Brock

Open UK


Amanda Brock is the Chair of the Open Source and Intellectual Property (IP) Advisory Group of the United Nations Technology Innovation Labs as well as the CEO of the UK's body for “open”, OpenUK. Amanda has experience as joint-organiser of the UK Open Source Awards in 2019, having been a judge of the awards in 2014 and 2015.


Amanda has worked as a lead lawyer in a variety of sectors, ranging from .com to Fashion and Fintech, across EMEA, US, AsiaPac and Emerging Markets, based out of the UK and Amsterdam.


Amanda is a regular international keynote speaker and panel member and an author covering open source, collaboration and legal issues, in particular open for good and commercial models of open source. She is an Executive Editor and co-Founder of the Journal of Open Law Technology and Society (formerly IFOSSLR), and a Fellow of the Open Forum Academy.



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