In this panel discussion, Amanda Brock, CEO of Open UK, alongside other industry experts, Liz Rice, Matt Barker and Peter Zaitsev, delve into the intricacies of open source technology, its evolution, and the balance between community-driven innovation and commercial success. The conversation covers a range of topics including the differences between open source licenses and business models, the challenges and ethical considerations in open source communities, and the crucial role of governance and foundations in maintaining the integrity of open source projects. The panelists also explore the future of open source, emphasizing the need for adaptive models and strategies to sustain both the collaborative spirit and the economic viability of open source initiatives.