Dr. Michal Tsur (@michts) is co-founder and President of Kaltura (http://corp.kaltura.com), the developer of an open source video platform, powering video and media management, publishing and monetization for leading media companies, universities and enterprises. Prior to Kaltura, Michal co-founded Cyota, a leading anti-fraud and security company, whose products are used by thousands of financial institutions world-wide (acquired by RSA Security). Michal enjoys advising and supporting early stage startups, and holds a doctoral degree in application of game theoretic models to law from New York University. She was also a post-doctoral fellow at Yale Law School?s Information Society Project where her research focused on Open Source, Memetics, and evolutionary game-theory. Michal clerked at the supreme court of Israel, and was a competitive swimmer, and triathlete. Michal is a co-author of the Open Technology Blog and can be found here on LinkedIn.
Leah Belsky (@leahbel) is a tech entrepreneur and thought leader whose work focuses on open and collaborative systems, international development, and the future of education. She is the vice president of strategic development and associate general counsel at Kaltura, a ?TechCrunch Top 40? and Intel Capital funded company launching the world?s first open source media platform. Leah began her career in science & technology policy at the World Bank Group, National Institutes of Health, Madeline Albright Group, and the Electronic Frontier Foundation. She was also a member of Obama?s Technology Policy Committee and an early advisor to ?Startl?, an education technology accelerator in NYC. Leah is a graduate of Yale Law School and Brown University. She remains a fellow at the Yale Information Society Project, a board member of Public Knowledge, and advises both start-ups and non-profits focused in new media, education, and cultivation of entrepreneurial communities. Leah is a co-author of the Open Technology Blog and can be found here on LinkedIn.