AsiaBSDCon 2017
AsiaBSDCon 2017 March 9-12, 2017 Tokyo, Japan

AsiaBSDCon, a conference for users and developers on BSD based systems, will be held in Tokyo, in 9-12 March, 2017. 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

SCALE 15x March 2-5, 2017 Pasadena, CA

 The 15th Annual Southern California Linux Expo – SCALE 15X – will be held on March 2-5, 2017 at the Pasadena Convention Center in Pasadena, California, near Los Angeles.

FreeBSD Storage Summit 2017 February 27, 2017 Santa Clara, CA

Join us in Santa Clara, CA for the 2nd FreeBSD Storage Summit, taking place February 27, 2017. The Summit is co-located with USENIX FAST ’17 and will feature presentations about new developments in FreeBSD’s storage stack and the latest storage trends. Find out more and register today!

USENIX FAST 2017 February 27-March 2, 2017 Santa Clara, CA

Join us in Santa Clara, CA, February 27–March 2, 2017, for the 15th USENIX Conference on File and Storage Technologies. FAST ’17 brings together storage-system researchers and practitioners to explore new directions in the design, implementation, evaluation, and deployment of storage systems. The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to be an Industry Partner. 

FOSDEM 2017 February 4-5, 2017 Brussels, Belgium

Taking place February 4-5, 2017, in Brussels, Belgium, FOSDEM is a free and non-commercial event organized by the community for the community. The goal is to provide free and open source software developers and communities a place to meet to:

  • get in touch with other developers and projects
  • be informed about the latest developments in the free software world
  • be informed about the latest developments in the open source world
  • attend interesting talks and presentations on various topics by project leaders and committers
  • to promote the development and benefits of free software and open source solutions.

linux.conf.au 2017 January 16-20, 2017 Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

linux.conf.au is a conference about the Linux operating system, and all aspects of the thriving ecosystem of Free and Open Source Software that has grown up around it. Run since 1999, in a different Australian or New Zealand city each year, by a team of local volunteers, LCA invites more than 500 people to learn from the people who shape the future of Open Source.

USENIX LISA ’16 December 4-9, 2016 Boston, MA

USENIX LISA is the annual vendor-neutral meeting place for the wider system administration community. Taking place December 4-9, 2016 in Boston, MA., the LISA16 program addresses the overlap and differences between traditional and modern IT operations and engineering. It offers a highly curated program around three topics: architecture, culture, and engineering.

EE DNS Forum 2016
EE DNS Forum 2016 December 1-2, 2016 Kiev, Ukraine

Taking place, December 1-2, in Kiev,Ukraine, the Eastern European Domain Name System (EE DNS) Forum is the regional meeting of the domain industry players. The meeting enables sharing of experience and best practices among the regional specialists and international experts, as well as informing on the new technologies and business opportunities.  As part of the program, the Foundation’s own, Konstantin Belousov will be giving a presentation on FreeBSD and arm64 network servers .

MeetBSD 2016 November 11-12, 2016 Berkeley, CA

MeetBSD 2016 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.

FreeBSD Developer and Vendor Summit November 10, 2016 Berkeley, CA

Join us for the FreeBSD Developer and Vendor Summit, taking place on November 10, 2016, in Berkeley, California. This is a by-invitation event. FreeBSD committers are welcome to register themselves using the wiki; non-committers please see the wiki for more information on how to attend.