Michael Weinberg is the Executive Director of the Engelberg Center on Innovation Law and Policy at the NYU School of Law. His research centers on open source, open access, and innovation. He is also the Co-Director of the glam-e lab, a project that uses direct representation to develop model policies and terms for cultural institutions that are creating open access programs.
Before joining the Center he served as General Counsel at Shapeways, a 3D printing marketplace and service company, where he also oversaw strategic partnerships and developed new business initiatives such as the “Design with Shapeways” design services division. Prior to Shapeways, Weinberg held a number of roles at Public Knowledge, a nonprofit public interest advocacy organization dedicated to representing consumers in technology policy debates in Washington, DC. He is also the president of the board of the Open Source Hardware Association, where he oversees the open source hardware certification project.