Rocky Mountain Celebration of Women In Computing 2018 Rocky Mountain Celebration of Women In Computing 2018 November 1-2, 2018 Lakewood, Colorado

The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to participate in the 2018 Rocky Mountain Celebration of Women in Computing, an ACM Celebration Event. The event will be held November 1 and 2 in Lakewood, Colorado, and provides a venue for current and future computing professionals to gain confidence in their skills, network with each other, and learn from accomplished technical attendees.

FOSDEM 2019 FOSDEM 2019 February 2-3, 2019 Brussels, Belgium

Taking place, February 2-3, 2018 in Brussels, Belgium, FOSDEM offers open source and free software developers a place to meet, share ideas and collaborate. Renowned for being highly developer-oriented, the event brings together some 8000+ geeks from all over the world. 

SdNOG-5 SdNOG-5 September 30 - October 4, 2018 Khartoum, Sudan

SdNOG is a non-profit group that provides an open forum to be used by any interested member from the Internet Community in Sudan, to exchange technical information and expertise in inter-networking. It is managed and organized by group of volunteers with the aim of capacity building and technology development. SdNOG -5 will include 3 days of technical workshops and 2 days of plenary talks including a FreeBSD Workshop by Foundation Board member Philip Paeps. The Foundation is pleased to be a Supporting Organization.

SNIA Storage Developer Conference 2018 SNIA Storage Developer Conference 2018 September 24-27, 2018 Santa Clara, CA

The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to be an Association Partner of the SNIA Storage Developer Conference (SDC) 2018. SDC takes place September 24-27, 2018, Santa Clara, CA.

COSCUP 2018 COSCUP 2018 August 11-12, 2018 Taipei, Taiwan

COSCUP is an annual conference held by Taiwanese Open source community participants since 2006. It’s a major force of Free software movement advocacy in Taiwan. The event is often held with talks, sponsor and communities booths, and Birds of a feather.

MeetBSD 2018 MeetBSD 2018 October 19-20, 2018 Santa Clara, CA

MeetBSD 2018 uses a mixed unConference format featuring both scheduled talks and community-driven events such as birds-of-a-feather meetings, lightning talks, and speed geeking sessions.  

All Things Open 2018 All Things Open 2018 October 21-23, 2018 Raleigh, North Carolina

 All Things Open is the largest open source/open tech/open web conference on the East Coast, and one of the largest in the United States. It regularly hosts some of the most well-known experts in the world as well as nearly every major technology company. More than 3,200 from 34 states and 19 countries participated in 2017. This year between 3,500 – 4,000+ are expected. The Foundation is pleased to be a Media Partner.  Use code FreeBSD20 for 20% off your registration.

OpenZFS Developer Summit 2018 OpenZFS Developer Summit 2018 September 10-11, 2018 San Francisco, CA

The sixth annual OpenZFS Developer Summit will take place September 10-11, 2018 in San Francisco. As with previous years, the goal of the event is to foster cross-community discussions of OpenZFS work and to make progress on some of the projects that have been proposed. This 2-day event consists of a day of presentations and a 1-day hackathon. The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to again be a Silver Sponsor.

Linuxhotel Hackathon and DevSummit 2018 Linuxhotel Hackathon and DevSummit 2018 August 10-12, 2018 Essen, Germany

Join the FreeBSD Project at the 2018 Linuxhotel Hackathon and DevSummit, taking place August 10-12, 2018, in Essen, Germany. The weekend hackathon is a great opportunity to fix bugs, commit code, tinker with devices, discuss new ideas, try out new things, and improve FreeBSD. This year, it will be conveniently held before BSDCam, so developers who are traveling to Europe can arrive early and spend the weekend hacking before heading to Cambridge.

BSDCam 2018 BSDCam 2018 August 15-17, 2018 Cambridge, UK

The 2018 Cambridge FreeBSD DevSummit (BSDCam) will take place August 15-17, 2018, in Cambridge, UK.  The event is run “un-conference style” in that we brainstorm the actual session schedule on the first morning, with a focus on interactive topics that reflect the interests and exploit the knowledge of the attendees.



Join over 10,000 supporters that receive the latest FreeBSD Foundation news and updates.


Please answer before submitting. 4 + 3?


NetApp proudly supports the FreeBSD Foundation and the community to fuel continued innovation and extend the reach of the software. FreeBSD is a foundational component of our clustered Data ONTAP storage operating system, which underpins our Data Fabric vision and drives our fast-growing AFF all-flash arrays. The success of the FreeBSD operating system and the overall program is important to us, as your success contributes to our success. Thank you.

View All Donors

NetApp Logo