Chris Ferris

IBM Fellow, CTO Open Technology


Chris Ferris was recognized as an OASIS Distinguished Contributor in 2019. Chris has been at the forefront of new technology and a strong advocate for ensuring OASIS continues to attract relevant, quality projects. From the early days of ebXML and Web services, Chris has been at the center of the most defining standards produced by OASIS. He was instrumental in the development of our new Open Projects program and now serves as a member of the Open Projects Advisory Council.