AsiaBSDCon 2019 March 21-24, 2019 Tokyo, Japan

AsiaBSDCon, a conference for users and developers on BSD based systems, will be held in Tokyo, on the 21-24 March, 2019. The conference is for anyone developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFlyBSD, Darwin and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our open source community are shared with the widest possible audience. Find out more here.

FOSSASIA 2019 March 14-17, 2019 Singapore, Singapore

The FOSSASIA Summit, Asia’s leading Open Technology conference for developers, startups, and IT professionals, will take place from March 14-17, 2019 at the Lifelong Learning Institute Singapore.

During this conference, thousands of developers, technologists, scientists, entrepreneurs and artists get together to showcase latest technologies, communicate, exchange ideas, learn from each other, and collaborate. Topics range from information technology and Open Source software development to hardware and maker projects, open design tools, machine learning, DevOps, knowledge tools, and citizen science.

SCALE 17x March 7-10, 2019 Pasadena, CA

SCaLE 17X – the 17th annual Southern California Linux Expo – will take place on March 7-10, 2019, at the Pasadena Convention Center. SCaLE 17X expects to host 150 exhibitors this year, along with nearly 130 sessions, tutorials and special events. The Foundation is pleased to again be a Media Sponsor. Stop by our booth to say hello and don’t forget that we’ll be hosting a Getting Starting with FreeBSD workshop on Friday, March 8. 

 

APRICOT 2019 February 18-28, 2019 Yuseong-gu, Daejeon South Korea

Representing Asia Pacific’s largest international Internet conference, Asia Pacific Regional Internet Conference on Operational Technologies (APRICOT) draws many of the world’s best Internet engineers, operators, researchers, service providers, users and policy communities from over 50 countries to teach, present, and do their own human networking.

The ten-day summit consists of seminars, workshops, tutorials, conference sessions, birds-of-a-feather (BOFs), and other forums with the goal of spreading and sharing the knowledge required to operate the Internet within the Asia Pacific region.

APRICOT is a valuable opportunity for participants and sponsors to hear and contribute to discussions concerning current and developing Internet networking technologies and trends.

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. 

SANOG33 January 9-16, 2019 Thimphu, Bhutan

The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to be a Silver Sponsor of the 33rd Conference of South Asian Network Operators Group (SANOG). The event will provide a valuable opportunity to contribute to discussions about Internet operations, technologies and development.

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.

USENIX LISA ’18 October 29-31, 2018 Nashville, TN

LISA is the premier conference for operations professionals, where sysadmins, systems engineers, IT operations professionals, SRE practitioners, developers, IT managers, and academic researchers share real-world knowledge about designing, building, securing, and maintaining the critical systems of our interconnected world.

 

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.

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.