Since the .com boom Andy Fitzsimon has fancied himself as an open source designer – one who prefers all the creative tools he uses be free to modify adapt and share. Professionally, Andy has Served as a global brand manager at Red Hat and various developer roles before joining Outfit.io as their head of strategy. Andy loves free typography and has overseen the creation of the many open source typeface creations, from the original ubuntu font, to Red Hat's many font contributions, to more recently the Outfit typeface. Andy lives with his wife and two children in Noosa and when not writing about himself in 3rd person, enjoys all the trappings of the being a dad.
- Producing an open font in 2022 – Saturday 2:25 p.m.–3:10 p.m. in Kaya Theatre