October 26-28, 2018 in London, England
Submit your session now for MozFest 2018!
Submission deadline is August 1.

Our 2018 Production Team

Mark Surman

Festival Director

Mark is Executive Director of the Mozilla Foundation, a global community that does everything from making Firefox to taking stands on issues like privacy and net neutrality. Mark’s main job is to build the movement side of Mozilla, rallying the citizens of the web, building alliances with like-minded organizations and leaders, and growing the open internet movement.

Sarah Allen

Executive Festival Director

Sarah Allen is MozFest's Executive Director. She is passionate about designing collaborative learning experiences that use art, culture and convenings to explore Internet health. Sarah draws her experience from a diverse events background in theatre, global sporting events and local community festivals. 2018 will be Sarah's 6th MozFest.

Allen “Gunner” Gunn

Co-designer and Emcee

Gunner is Executive Director of Aspiration in San Francisco, USA, and works to help NGOs, activists, foundations and software developers make more effective use of technology for social change. He is an experienced facilitator with a passion for designing collaborative open learning processes.

Kevin Zawacki

Comms Manager & Speaker Series Designer

Kevin Zawacki is Communications Manager for the Mozilla Foundation, and has a background in journalism and public relations. Kevin brings his magic to copy writing, media relations and is the mastermind behind the Dialogues and Debates speakers series. 2018 will be Kevin's fifth MozFest.

Sabrina Ng

Creative Design Lead

Sabrina is a user experience and interface designer for Mozilla Foundation. She enjoys designing experiences that help build and connect communities, and this can been seen in her design direction across the website and print assests for the festival. 2018 will be her sixth festival.

Mavis Ou

Festival Lead Engineer

Mavis Ou is Front-end Engineer for the Mozilla Foundation. She enjoys implementing user-facing features, and is always keen to make user experience at MozFest, and in the software world better. 2018 will be Mavis' sixth MozFest.

Tom Farrow

Volunteer Coordinator

Tom co-ordinates process, governance and logistics for a number of community teams across Mozilla. With experience in technology and process management, Tom is joining this year's volunteer co-ordinator team. He aims to empower volunteers to feel effective and welcomed over the weekend by bringing in a process and people mindset.

Ziggy Maes

Volunteer Coordinator

Ziggy is one of the volunteer coordinators for MozFest 2018 and has been involved with the Festival since 2011. As a Mozilla Rep, he focuses on developing the Belgian Mozilla community back home and organizes Mozilla’s yearly presence at FOSDEM as well. You’ll most definitely see him running through the venue during the event!

Robert Sayles

Volunteer Coordinator

Robby is a Mozilla Rep Mentor based out of Dallas, Texas. He loves volunteering and a big web and aviation feel.

MozFest Sponsors

MozFest is the world’s leading event for and by the open Internet movement, and one of Mozilla’s largest annual networking opportunities. This weeklong festival of interactive sessions, hands-on activities, and engaging talks brings together more than 2,500 passionate advocates of the open web from around the world.

In 2018, Mozilla is offering opportunities for mission-aligned companies to showcase their commitment to a healthy Internet with our 2,500+ guests and the millions of engaged supporters online. By partnering with us, you can:

  • Engage Mozilla audiences with your brand in an authentic way providing real insights on your products and reach new customers
  • Align your message with Mozilla to help showcase your support for protecting the Internet as a global public resource
  • Help shape smart policy that is good for innovation and good for the Internet
  • Provide your employees and clients with ways to teach, learn and get involved in key issues affecting the Internet today

Together, we can protect the Internet as a resource that will help grow your business, spark your next great idea, and deliver you the best tools and resources to get the job done.

To learn more, please contact us at sponsor@mozilla.org

Our 2017 Sponsors

Supporting Partner

Festival Lunch Partner

Science Fair Partner

Saturday Night Partner

MozFest Scholarship Partner

In-Kind Partners