OneSocialWeb is an open source project, sponsored by Vodafone Group R&D, that aims to create a distributed social network infrastructure on top of the XMPP protocol. OneSocialWeb has been covered in TechCrunch and Wired as one of the vanguard of projects working to open up social networking. Developers attending the session will be given access to a beta server to build prototypes against.
Diana Cheng is a software developer currently based in Vodafone R&D where she is working to revolutionize the social networking paradigm. Her background is in computer science and software engineering and she holds a Masters degree from the University of Aachen, Germany.