2017 USENIX Security Symposium August 16-18, 2017 Vancouver, BC, Canada

The Foundation is pleased to be an Industry Partner for the 2017 USENIX Security Symposium, taking place August 16-18, 2017, in Vancouver, BC, Canada, USENIX Security ’17 brings together researchers, practitioners, system administrators, system programmers, and others interested in the latest advances in the security and privacy of computer systems and networks.

BSDCam 2017 August 2-4, 2017 Cambridge, UK

The 2017 Cambridge FreeBSD DevSummit (BSDCam) will take place August 2-4, 2017, 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.

2017 USENIX Annual Technical Conference July 12-14, 2017 Santa Clara, CA

Join USENIX in Santa Clara, CA, July 12–14, 2017, for the 2017 USENIX Annual Technical Conference. USENIX ATC ’17 will bring together leading systems researchers for cutting-edge systems research and unlimited opportunities to gain insight into a variety of must-know topics, including virtualization, system and network management and troubleshooting, cloud computing, security, privacy and trust, mobile and wireless, and more.

2017 Essen Hackathon July 7-9, 2017 Essen, Germany

Join the FreeBSD Project at the Essen Hackathon and Developers Summit, taking place July 7-9, 2017, 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.

12th Open Source China Open Source World Summit June 21-22, 2017 Beijing, China

Sponsored by the China Open Source Software Promotion Alliance (COPU), the 12th Open Source China Open Source World Summit takes place June 21-22, 2017 in Beijing, China. 

BSDCan 2017 June 7-10, 2017 Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

BSDCan is a technical conference for people working on and with BSD operating systems and related projects. It is a developers conference with a strong focus on emerging technologies, research projects, and works in progress. It also features Userland infrastructure projects and invites contributions from both free software developers and those from commercial vendors.  The Foundation is pleased to be the Tote Bag Sponsor. 

June 2017 FreeBSD Developers Summit June 7-9, 2017 Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Join the FreeBSD Foundation at the June 2017 FreeBSD Developers Summit held in conjunction with BSDCan 2017 in Ottawa, Canada, June 7-9, 2017.  Not only is the event a great opportunity to meet with other developers in person, it is also a very valuable venue for companies that use FreeBSD in products to interact with the developer community and coordinate projects.

Rootconf 2017 May 11-12, 2017 Bangalore, India

The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to sponsor Rootconf 2017, taking place in Bangalore, India on May 11-12, 2017. 

Rootconf is India’s principal conference where systems and operations engineers share real world knowledge about building reliable systems. 

OSCON 2017 May 8-11, 2017 Austin, TX

The O’Reilly Open Source Convention combines the experience of the open source community with ideas and strategies for using open source tools and technologies, and gives you exposure to the full stack, in all possible configurations. Attending OSCON is an excellent opportunity sharpen your skills and discover new techniques, making you better at what you do and igniting your love of all things code. Make plans now to be at OSCON May 8–11, 2017, in Austin, TX. Because we are participating, you can save 20% on your pass with discount code USRG. Register today!

2017 LinuxFest Northwest May 6-7, 2017 Bellingham, WA

Stop by the FreeBSD table at LinuxFest Northwest (LFNW),taking place May 6-7, 2017, in Bellingham, WA, USA. LFNW features presentations and exhibits on various F/OSS topics, as well as Linux distributions and applications. The event has something for everyone from the novice to the professional, and the hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on both days.