Senior Software Engineer
Tim Bird is a Senior Software Engineer for Sony Mobile Communications, where he helps Sony improve the Linux kernel for use in Sony's products. Tim is also the Chair of the Architecture Group of the CE Working Group of the Linux Foundation. This group seeks to improve Linux for use in consumer electronics products. In this position, Tim directs technical initiatives, and encourages companies to publish their improvements to Linux and participate in the open source community. Tim has been working with Linux for over 20 years and has spoken at numerous events, include almost all previous ELC events.