Annotation of wikisrc/events.mdwn, revision 1.20

1.2       wiki        1: This is an incomplete list of NetBSD-related events. If you know about
                      2: some public event that fits and would like it to be listed here,
                      3: [contact us.](http://www.NetBSD.org/cgi-bin/feedback.cgi)
                      4: 
                      5: For a list of NetBSD-related presentations, please check out our
1.11      wiki        6: [presentation pages](http://www.netbsd.org/gallery/presentations/).
1.2       wiki        7: 
1.8       wiki        8: Future Events
                      9: -------------
1.2       wiki       10: 
1.17      wiki       11: ### `Oct 2015` - BSDCon Brasil 2015, Ceará, Brasil
                     12: 
                     13: *Oct. 9-10, 2015, University of Fortaleza ,Ceará, Brasil*
                     14: 
                     15: A primeira edição da [BSDCon Brasil](http://2015.bsdcon.com.br/) ocorreu em 2003. Durante todos esses anos que se passaram, o Brasil ainda não tinha reunido sua comunidade com tanta força como agora. Todos os envolvidos na conferência terão contato direto com o mundo dos usuários, entusiastas e desenvolvedores, o que lhes permitirá melhor compreender sistemas FreeBSD, OpenBSD, NetBSD, DragonflyBSD e outros sistemas de linhagem BSD UNIX.
                     16: 
1.20    ! wiki       17: ### `Oct 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Fukuoka
        !            18: 
        !            19: *Oct. 3, 2015, [KYUSHU SANGYO UNIVERSITY](http://www.kyusan-u.ac.jp/E/index.shtml), Fukuoka, Japan*
        !            20: 
        !            21: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
        !            22: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-fukuoka/) , there will be a NetBSD booth
        !            23: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
        !            24: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
        !            25: demonstrations.
        !            26: 
1.12      riastrad   27: ### `Oct 2015` - EuroBSDcon 2015, Stockholm, Sweden
1.2       wiki       28: 
1.12      riastrad   29: *Oct. 1-4, 2015, Stockholm, Sweden*
1.10      schmonz    30: 
1.12      riastrad   31: [EuroBSDcon](https://2015.eurobsdcon.org/) is the premier European
1.10      schmonz    32: conference on the open source BSD operating systems attracting about
                     33: 250 highly skilled engineering professionals, software developers,
                     34: computer science students and professors, and users from all over
                     35: Europe and other parts of the world. The goal of EuroBSDcon is to
                     36: exchange knowledge about the BSD operating systems, facilitate
                     37: coordination and cooperation among users and developers.
                     38: 
1.20    ! wiki       39: 
        !            40: 
        !            41: Past Events
        !            42: -----------
        !            43: 
        !            44: 
1.19      wiki       45: ### `Sep 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Hiroshima
                     46: 
                     47: *Sep. 19, 2015, [Satellite Campus Hiroshima](https://www.pu-hiroshima.ac.jp/site/satellite/), Hiroshima, Japan*
                     48: 
                     49: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
1.20    ! wiki       50: Hiroshima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-Hiroshima/) , there was a NetBSD and XM6i booth
1.19      wiki       51: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                     52: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [XM6i](http://xm6i.org/) developers with many gadget
1.20    ! wiki       53: demonstrations.[Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/09/24/msg000696.html).
1.19      wiki       54: 
1.16      wiki       55: ### `Sep 2015` - vBSDCon 2015, Virginia, United States
                     56: 
                     57: *Sep. 11-13, 2015, Virginia, United States*
                     58: 
                     59: On September 11-13, 2015 at the Sheraton in Reston, Virginia for the second biennial [vBSDCon](http://vbsdcon.com) event. This exciting weekend will bring together members of the BSD community for a series of roundtable discussions, educational sessions, best practice conversations, and exclusive networking opportunities.
                     60: 
1.15      wiki       61: ### `Sep 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Niigata
1.14      wiki       62: 
1.18      wiki       63: *Sep. 5, 2015, [HON-PORT NIIGATA CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY](http://www.niigatacitylib.jp/?page_id=166), Niigata, Japan*
1.14      wiki       64: 
                     65: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
1.18      wiki       66: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-niigata/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                     67: staffed by members of [Echigo BSD Users Group](http://www.ebug.jp/) members and the [Japan NetBSD Users'
1.14      wiki       68: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
1.18      wiki       69: demonstrations.[Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/09/05/msg000695.html).
1.12      riastrad   70: 
1.15      wiki       71: ### `Aug 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Shimane
                     72: 
                     73: *Aug. 22, 2015, [MATSUE TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                     74: 
                     75: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
                     76: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                     77: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                     78: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
                     79: demonstrations.[Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/08/22/msg000692.html).
                     80: 
1.12      riastrad   81: ### `Mar 2015` - AsiaBSDCon 2015
                     82: 
                     83: *Mar. 12-15, 2015, Tokyo, Japan*
                     84: 
                     85: [AsiaBSDCon](https://2015.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users
                     86: and developers on BSD based systems. The next conference will be held
                     87: in Tokyo, in 12-15 March, 2015. The conference is for anyone
                     88: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                     89: OpenBSD, DragonFlyBSD, Darwin and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
                     90: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                     91: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                     92: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                     93: 
1.8       wiki       94: ### `Nov 2014` - Kansai OpenSource 2014
1.2       wiki       95: 
                     96: *Nov. 7-8, 2014, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITM
                     97: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                     98: 
                     99: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2014](http://www.k-of.jp/), there will be BSD
                    100: booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    101: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                    102: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/). with many gadget demonstrations {
                    103: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    104: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) } and BSDBOF.
                    105: 
1.12      riastrad  106: ### `Sep 2014` - EuroBSDCon 2014, Sofia, Bulgaria
                    107: 
                    108: *Sep. 25-28, 2014, Sofia, Bulgaria*
                    109: 
                    110: [EuroBSDcon](http://2014.EuroBSDCon.org) is the premier European
                    111: conference on the open source BSD operating systems attracting about
                    112: 250 highly skilled engineering professionals, software developers,
                    113: computer science students and professors, and users from all over
                    114: Europe and other parts of the world. The goal of EuroBSDcon is to
                    115: exchange knowledge about the BSD operating systems, facilitate
                    116: coordination and cooperation among users and developers.
                    117: 
                    118: ### `Jul 2014` - Open Source Conference 2014 Nagoya
                    119: 
                    120: *Jul. 4-5, 2014, [Nagoya International
                    121: Center](http://www.nic-nagoya.or.jp/en/e/about-us/access-hours), Nagoya,
                    122: Japan*
                    123: 
                    124: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
                    125: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-nagoya/) , there will be a OpenBSD
                    126: and NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    127: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users' Group
                    128: (NBUG)](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There will be a gadget
                    129: demonstration [BSD booth](http://twitpic.com/czat1r) and NBUG BOF.
1.2       wiki      130: 
1.10      schmonz   131: ### `Jun 2014` - pkgsrcCon 2014, London, England
                    132: 
                    133: *Jun. 21-22, 2014, Middlesex University, London, England*
                    134: 
                    135: [pkgsrcCon](http://www.pkgsrc.org/pkgsrcCon/2014/) is a technical
                    136: conference for people working on the NetBSD Packages Collection
                    137: (pkgsrc), focusing on existing technologies, research projects, and
                    138: works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure. Developers, contributors,
                    139: interested developers and users are all welcome to attend.
                    140: 
                    141: ### `Jun 2014` - Open Source Conference 2014 Hokkaido
                    142: 
                    143: *Jun. 13-14, 2014, [Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo,
                    144: Japan](http://www.sapporosansin.jp/access/)*
                    145: 
                    146: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
                    147: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-do/) , there will be a NetBSD booth
                    148: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    149: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/)
                    150: with NetBSD gadget demonstrations ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                    151: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    152: 
                    153: ### `Mar 2014` - Open Source Conference 2014 Hamanako
                    154: 
                    155: *Mar. 22, 2014, [Hamamatsu Shimin Kyodo
                    156: Center](http://www.machien-hamamatsu.jp/) , Shizuoka, Japan*
                    157: 
                    158: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
                    159: Hamanako](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-hamanako/) , there will be a NetBSD
                    160: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    161: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    162: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    163: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    164: 
                    165: ### `Mar 2014` - AsiaBSDCon 2014
                    166: 
                    167: *Mar 13-16, 2014, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                    168: 
                    169: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2014.asiabsdcon.org/) will be a conference for users
                    170: and developers on BSD based systems. The conference was for anyone
                    171: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                    172: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon was a technical
                    173: conference and aimed to collect the best technical papers and
                    174: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                    175: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                    176: 
1.8       wiki      177: ### `Feb 2014` - Open Source Conference 2014 Tokyo/Spring
1.3       wiki      178: 
                    179: *Feb. 28- Mar. 1, 2014, [MEISEI
                    180: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/access/hino.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                    181: 
                    182: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
                    183: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-spring/), there was a NetBSD
                    184: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    185: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations (
                    186: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [zaurus](../ports/zaurus/),
                    187: [evbarm](../ports/evbarm/)). [2014-02-28-netbsd-raspi
                    188: image](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/port-arm/2014/02/28/msg002243.html)).
                    189: more reports on [togetter](http://togetter.com/li/635747). Japan NetBSD
                    190: Users' Group got an award called "[Open Source Confernce
                    191: Award](http://www.ospn.jp/press/20140218osc-award.html)".
                    192: 
1.8       wiki      193: ### `Feb 2014` - NYC\*BSD Con 2014
1.2       wiki      194: 
                    195: *Feb 8, 2014 Suspenders Bar and Restaurant*
                    196: 
                    197: [NYC\*BSD Con 2014](http://www.nycbsdcon.org/2014/) NYCBSDCon is on as a
                    198: day-long event with the theme of "The BSDs in Production."
                    199: 
1.8       wiki      200: ### `Nov 2013` - Linux User Group of Mauritius - LinuxFest 2013
1.2       wiki      201: 
                    202: *Nov 25, 2013, Octave Wiehe Auditorium University of Mauritius*
                    203: 
                    204: [Linux Fest 2013 in Mauritius](http://lugm.org/linuxfest/#) will feature
                    205: some BSD thumb drives and other general IT and Open Source talks
                    206: 
1.8       wiki      207: ### `Nov 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Oita
1.2       wiki      208: 
                    209: *Nov. 23, 2013, i-ness, Oita, Japan*
                    210: 
                    211: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    212: Oita](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-oita/) , there will be a NetBSD booth
                    213: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    214: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    215: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    216: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    217: 
1.8       wiki      218: ### `Nov 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Fukuoka
1.2       wiki      219: 
                    220: *Nov. 16, 2013, [Fukuoka Soft Research
                    221: Park](http://www.fukuoka-srp.co.jp/access/index.html) , Fukuoka, Japan*
                    222: 
                    223: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    224: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-fukuoka/) , there will be a NetBSD
                    225: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    226: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    227: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    228: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/))
                    229: 
1.8       wiki      230: ### `Nov 2013` - Kansai OpenSource 2013
1.2       wiki      231: 
                    232: *Nov. 8-9, 2013, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITM
                    233: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                    234: 
                    235: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2013](http://www.k-of.jp/), there will be BSD
                    236: booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    237: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                    238: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/). with many gadget demonstrations {
                    239: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    240: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) } and BSDBOF.
                    241: 
1.8       wiki      242: ### `Oct 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Tokyo/Fall
1.2       wiki      243: 
                    244: *Oct. 19-20, 2013, [MEISEI
                    245: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/access/hino.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                    246: 
                    247: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    248: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-fall/), there will be a NetBSD
                    249: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    250: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations (
                    251: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    252: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)) and BSDBOF.
                    253: 
1.8       wiki      254: ### `Oct 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Hiroshima
1.2       wiki      255: 
                    256: *Oct. 6, 2013, [Satellite Campus
                    257: Hiroshima](http://www.pu-hiroshima.ac.jp/site/satellite/accessmap.html)
                    258: , Hiroshima, Japan*
                    259: 
                    260: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    261: Hiroshima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-hiroshima/) , there will be a
                    262: NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    263: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations (
                    264: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    265: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    266: 
1.8       wiki      267: ### `Sep 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Hokkaido
1.2       wiki      268: 
                    269: *Sep. 14, 2013, [Sapporo Convention Center, Sapporo,
                    270: Japan](http://www.sora-scc.jp/access/index.html)*
                    271: 
                    272: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    273: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-do/) , there will be a NetBSD booth
                    274: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    275: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/)
                    276: with NetBSD gadget demonstrations ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                    277: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    278: 
1.8       wiki      279: ### `Aug 2013` - FrOSCon 2013
1.2       wiki      280: 
                    281: *Aug. 24–25, 2013, [Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences,
                    282: Campus
                    283: Sankt-Augustin](http://fhbrs.de/en/University/Addresses+and+how+to+find+us.html),
                    284: Germany*
                    285: 
                    286: At [FrOSCon 8](http://froscon.org/en/home/) (Free and Open Source
                    287: Software Conference), the NetBSD project will be present with a booth
                    288: with several "showcase" machines, handing out flyers and CDs and
                    289: answering users' questions.
                    290: 
1.8       wiki      291: ### `Aug 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Shimane
1.2       wiki      292: 
                    293: *Aug. 24, 2013, [MATSUE
                    294: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                    295: 
                    296: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    297: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    298: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    299: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
                    300: demonstrations ( [SONY NEWS
                    301: NetBSD/newsmips](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/5003059), [Java Station
                    302: NetBSD/sparc](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/5003356), [OMRON LUNAII
                    303: NetBSD/luna68k](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/5003079), [XM6i
                    304: NetBSD/x68k](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/5003189), [Raspberry PI
                    305: hardfloat
                    306: NetBSD/evbarmv6hf](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/port-arm/2013/08/23/msg001984.html)
                    307: ). more reports on [togetter](http://togetter.com/li/553529).
                    308: 
1.8       wiki      309: ### `Aug 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Kansai@Kyoto
1.2       wiki      310: 
                    311: *Aug. 2-3, 2013, [KYOTO RESEARCH
                    312: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/access/index.html), Kyoto, Japan*
                    313: 
                    314: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    315: Kansai@Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD
                    316: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    317: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                    318: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There was a gadgets demonstration (
                    319: [sparc64 Genial 737s](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4987247), [OMRON
                    320: LUNA and LUNAII](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4987331), [LUNAII and
                    321: mikutter](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4987913),
                    322: [RaspberryPI](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4987927) ) and presentation
                    323: ( [all about OMRON LUNA](http://www.soum.co.jp/~jun/OSC2013kyoto.pdf),
                    324: [Do LUNA68K Dream of mltermic Twitter
                    325: Sheep?,](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2013kyoto/NetBSD-luna68k_mlterm-fb_Twitter.html)
                    326: ). more report on [togetter](http://togetter.com/li/542885).
                    327: 
1.8       wiki      328: ### `Jul 2013` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki      329: 
                    330: *Jul 13, 2013, [VLSI Design and Education Center University of
                    331: Tokyo](http://www.vdec.u-tokyo.ac.jp/English/contact.html), Tokyo,
                    332: Japan*
                    333: 
                    334: See [Japan NetBSD Users Group 15th annual Meeting and BoF
                    335: 2013](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting15.html.en)
                    336: for meeting information.[more detail on
                    337: togetter](http://togetter.com/li/532926).
                    338: 
1.8       wiki      339: ### `Jul 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Okinawa
1.2       wiki      340: 
                    341: *Jul. 6, 2013, [Okinawa Convention
                    342: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                    343: Okinawa, Japan*
                    344: 
                    345: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    346: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-okinawa/) , there will be a NetBSD
                    347: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    348: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    349: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [Raspberry-pi image for
                    350: NetBSD](http://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/jun/raspberry-pi/),
                    351: [XM6i](http://xm6i.org/)).[more detail on
                    352: togetter](http://togetter.com/li/529669).
                    353: 
1.8       wiki      354: ### `Jun 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Nagoya
1.2       wiki      355: 
                    356: *Jun. 21-22, 2013, [Nagoya International
                    357: Center](http://www.nic-nagoya.or.jp/en/e/about-us/access-hours), Nagoya,
                    358: Japan*
                    359: 
                    360: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    361: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-nagoya/) , there was a OpenBSD
                    362: andNetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    363: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users' Group
                    364: (NBUG)](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There was a gadget demonstration
                    365: [BSD booth](http://twitpic.com/czat1r) ( [OpenBSD/luna88k and
                    366: NetBSD/luna68k](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4959244), [NetBSD6.1 vs
                    367: NetBSD6.0.2 animation viewer runnning on NetBSD/x68k with XM6i X68030
                    368: emulator](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4959314), [RaspberryPI NetBSD
                    369: Image](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4959033) ) and NBUG
                    370: BOF([OpenBSD/luna88k](http://www.nk-home.net/~aoyama/osc2013nagoya/OpenBSD-luna88k.pdf),6.1
                    371: vs 6.0.2 animation on
                    372: NetBSD/x68k,[NetBSD/RPI](http://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/jun/raspberry-pi/README-RPI.pdf)
                    373: ),[CLU lang and NetBSD
                    374: 2038](http://www.slideshare.net/hirofumitouhei/osc2013-nagoya). [more
                    375: detail on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/522396).
                    376: 
1.8       wiki      377: ### May 2013 - Linuxtag Berlin
1.2       wiki      378: 
                    379: *May 22-25, 2013, Berlin, Germany.*
                    380: 
                    381: LinuxTag 2013 opens its doors from May 22 to May 25, 2013, at the Berlin
                    382: Expo Center under the Funkturm in Berlin, Germany. The event features a
                    383: NetBSD booth on the exhibition fair, where you can get the newest
                    384: T-Shirts, talk to NetBSD developers or get stickers for your computer
                    385: cases or notebooks.
                    386: 
                    387: See the [Linuxtag homepage](http://www.linuxtag.org/2013/en.html) for
                    388: more information.
                    389: 
1.8       wiki      390: ### `May 2013` - BSDCan 2013, Ottawa, Canada
1.2       wiki      391: 
                    392: *May 17-18, 2013, Ottawa, Canada.*
                    393: 
                    394: [BSDCan 2013](http://www.bsdcan.org/2013) is a BSD conference held in
                    395: Ottawa, Canada, for people working on and with 4.4BSD based operating
                    396: systems and related projects. BSDCan 2013 will be held on 17-18 May 2013
                    397: at University of Ottawa, and will be preceded by two days of tutorials
                    398: on 15-16 May 2013. There were related events (of a social nature, for
                    399: the most part) on the day before and after the conference.
                    400: 
                    401: See [the call for
                    402: papers](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2012/12/09/msg000506.html)
                    403: for details.
                    404: 
1.8       wiki      405: ### `Apr 2013` - Central European BSD-Day 2013, Naples, Italy
1.2       wiki      406: 
                    407: *Apr 6, 2013, Naples, Italy*
                    408: 
                    409: The [Central European BSD-Day](http://bsdday.eu/2013) took place at he
                    410: Institute of Biostructures and Bioimaging in Naples, Italy on Saturday,
                    411: April 6th. The format is technically a mixture of a cross-project
                    412: developer summit and a workshop. We have invited developers working with
                    413: BSD from different organizations, we have some dinners together, and
                    414: dedicate various sessions to each of the topics based on the interests
                    415: of the attending developers. The format of these sessions is quite
                    416: flexible: they may include presentations or demonstration of results, or
                    417: even public discussions with developers involved, or a mix of all of
                    418: these.
                    419: 
1.8       wiki      420: ### `Mar 2013` - pkgsrcCon 2013, Berlin, Germany
1.2       wiki      421: 
                    422: *Mar. 23, 2013, IN-Berlin Space, Berlin, Germany*
                    423: 
                    424: The [pkgsrcCon](http://www.pkgsrc.org/pkgsrcCon/2013/) is a technical
                    425: conference for people working on the NetBSD Packages Collection
                    426: (pkgsrc), focusing on existing technologies, research projects, and
                    427: works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure. Developers, contributors,
                    428: interested developers and users are all welcome to attend.
                    429: 
1.8       wiki      430: ### `Mar 2013` - Chemnitz Linux Days 2013, Chemnitz, Germany
1.2       wiki      431: 
                    432: *Mar. 16-17, 2013, Chemnitz, Germany*
                    433: 
                    434: The Chemnitz Linux Days is a conference that deals with Linux and Open
                    435: Source Software. It is open for everyone, novices and experts alike.
                    436: There will be a NetBSD booth where you can get the freshest goodies and
                    437: BSD related talks.
                    438: 
                    439: See the [website](http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de/2013/) for more
                    440: information.
                    441: 
1.8       wiki      442: ### `Mar 2013` - AsiaBSDCon 2013
1.2       wiki      443: 
                    444: *Mar 14-17, 2013, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                    445: 
                    446: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2013.asiabsdcon.org/) will be a conference for users
                    447: and developers on BSD based systems. The conference was for anyone
                    448: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                    449: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon was a technical
                    450: conference and aimed to collect the best technical papers and
                    451: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                    452: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                    453: 
                    454: [Time table](http://2013.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html). Keynote: [64bit
                    455: SMP NetBSD OS Porting for TILE-Gx VLIW Many-Core Processor by Toru
                    456: Nishimura](http://2013.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#K1) [More reports
                    457: on Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/472002) and [AsiaBSDCon Guide by
                    458: Japan NetBSD Users
                    459: Group](http://www.soum.co.jp/~jun/asiabsdcon2013.pdf).
                    460: 
1.8       wiki      461: ### `Mar 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Tokushima
1.2       wiki      462: 
                    463: *Mar. 9, 2013, [TOKUGIN TOMONY
                    464: PLAZA](http://www.tokuginplaza.com/own/index.asp) , Tokushima, Japan*
                    465: 
                    466: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    467: Tokushima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-tokushima/) , there was be a
                    468: NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    469: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    470: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [evbarm
                    471: (Netwalker,KOBO,RPI)](../ports/evbarm/), [luna68k](../ports/luna68k/))
                    472: and ["NetBSD 20 years"
                    473: presentation](http://www.slideshare.net/tsutsuii/osc2013tokushima-net-bsd20th)
                    474: by tsutsui@. [More reports on Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/468577).
                    475: 
1.8       wiki      476: ### `Feb 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki      477: 
                    478: *Feb. 22-23, 2013, Tokyo, Japan*
                    479: 
                    480: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    481: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-spring/), there was a NetBSD
                    482: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    483: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations(
                    484: [NetBSD/Raspberry Pi](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4689247),
                    485: [NetBSD/KOBO and
                    486: NetBSD/netwalker](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4688202), [mikutter on
                    487: WZERO3](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4689261), ) and [more details on
                    488: togetter](http://togetter.com/li/460484).
                    489: 
1.8       wiki      490: ### `Feb 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Hamamatsu
1.2       wiki      491: 
                    492: *Feb. 9, 2013, [Hamamatsu Shimin Kyodo
                    493: Center](http://www.machien-hamamatsu.jp/) , Shizuoka, Japan*
                    494: 
                    495: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    496: Hamamatsu](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-hamamatsu/) , there was a NetBSD
                    497: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    498: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    499: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    500: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)). [More reports on
                    501: Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/452856).
                    502: 
1.8       wiki      503: ### `Feb 2013` - FOSDEM 2013, Brussels, Belgium
1.2       wiki      504: 
                    505: *Feb. 2-3, 2013, Brussels, Belgium*
                    506: 
                    507: [FOSDEM](https://fosdem.org/2013/) (Free and Open source Software
                    508: Developers' European Meeting) is a two-day free and non-commercial event
                    509: organized by the community for the community. Its goal is to provide
                    510: Free Software and Open Source developers and communities a place to
                    511: meet. It includes talks, presentations, booths, and a social event on
                    512: the day prior to the event. Participation and attendance is totally
                    513: free, though the organization gratefully accepts donations and
                    514: sponsorships. No registration necessary.
                    515: 
                    516: There was a special developer's room reserved for BSD licensed operating
                    517: systems and their talks, and a NetBSD booth where you can talk to
                    518: developers or get NetBSD goodies.
                    519: 
                    520: Please see [this
                    521: announcement](http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-advocacy/2012-November/004276.html)
                    522: for details.
                    523: 
1.8       wiki      524: ### `Dec 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Fukuoka
1.2       wiki      525: 
                    526: *Dec. 8, 2012, [Fukuoka Jyouhou
                    527: Senmon-gakkou](http://www.kcs-f.ac.jp/index.html) , Fukuoka, Japan*
                    528: 
                    529: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    530: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    531: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    532: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    533: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    534: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/))
                    535: 
1.8       wiki      536: ### `Nov 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Aizu
1.2       wiki      537: 
                    538: *Nov. 3, 2012, [The University of
                    539: Aizu](http://www.u-aizu.ac.jp/e-index.html) , Aizu, Japan*
                    540: 
                    541: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    542: Aizu](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-aizu/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    543: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    544: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    545: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    546: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/))
                    547: 
1.8       wiki      548: ### `Oct 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Oita/Fall
1.2       wiki      549: 
                    550: *Oct. 27, 2012, Sophia hall , Oita, Japan*
                    551: 
                    552: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    553: Oita/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-oita-fall/) , there was a NetBSD
                    554: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    555: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    556: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    557: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    558: 
1.8       wiki      559: ### `Oct 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Hiroshima
1.2       wiki      560: 
                    561: *Oct. 20, 2012, [Hiroshima Kokusai Gakuin
                    562: University](http://www.hkg.ac.jp/html/about/access.html) , Hiroshima,
                    563: Japan*
                    564: 
                    565: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    566: Hiroshima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-hiroshima/) , there was a NetBSD
                    567: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    568: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with [four NetBSD/x68k
                    569: machines](http://twitpic.com/b6hyt7) including
                    570: [X68030](http://twitpic.com/b6h7bz)+[Neptune-X+NE2000](http://twitpic.com/b6i5j1),
                    571: [X68030+Nereid](http://twitpic.com/b6h0gl),
                    572: [X68060](http://twitpic.com/b6hw05)
                    573: ([X68030+060turbo](http://twitpic.com/b67l7a)), [X68000
                    574: PRO](http://twitpic.com/b6gs48) with [Xellent30
                    575: accellerator](http://movapic.com/pic/201210201011355081fa47b2a4f)
                    576: [booted via recently added netboot](http://twitpic.com/b6gqeb), and
                    577: [XM6i X68030 Emulator](http://xm6i.org/) on [Mac OS X with a real X68000
                    578: keyboard via USB converter](http://twitpic.com/b6i2qa). There were also
                    579: presentations ["Competitive development of XM6i and NetBSD/x68k" by
                    580: isaki@](http://xm6i.org/event/osc2012hi/) and ["NetBSD 6.0 New features
                    581: found at OSC booth" by
                    582: tsutsui@](http://www.slideshare.net/tsutsuii/osc-netbsd-60). [The event
                    583: summary is available on Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/392778).
                    584: 
1.8       wiki      585: ### `Oct 2012` - EuroBSDCon 2012, Warsaw, Poland
1.2       wiki      586: 
                    587: *Oct. 18-21, 2012, Warsaw, Poland*
                    588: 
                    589: [EuroBSDcon](http://2012.EuroBSDCon.org) is the European annual
                    590: technical conference gathering users and developers working on and with
                    591: 4.4BSD based operating systems family and related projects.
                    592: 
                    593: EuroBSDcon gives the exceptional opportunity to learn about latest news
                    594: from the BSD world, witness contemporary deployment case studies, and
                    595: meet personally other users and companies using BSD oriented
                    596: technologies. EuroBSDcon is also a boiler plate for ideas, discussions
                    597: and information exchange, which often turn into programming projects.
                    598: 
                    599: The conference has always attracted active programmers, administrators
                    600: and aspiring students, as well as IT companies at large, which found the
                    601: conference a convenient and quality training option for its staff. We
                    602: firmly believe that high profile education is vital to the future of
                    603: technology, and hence greatly welcome students and young people to this
                    604: regular meeting.
                    605: 
1.8       wiki      606: ### `Sep 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Okinawa
1.2       wiki      607: 
                    608: *Sep. 22, 2012, [Okinawa Convention
                    609: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                    610: Okinawa, Japan*
                    611: 
                    612: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    613: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    614: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    615: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    616: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    617: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    618: 
1.8       wiki      619: ### `Sep 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki      620: 
                    621: *Sep. 7-8, 2012, Tokyo, Japan*
                    622: 
                    623: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    624: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-spring/), there was a NetBSD
                    625: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    626: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations(
                    627: [NetBSD/Openblocks A6 by
                    628: kiyohara@](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4686373), [NetBSD/Openblocks
                    629: 266,600 by kiyohara@](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4687681),
                    630: [NetBSD/Raspberry Pi](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4689247),
                    631: [NetBSD/KOBO and
                    632: NetBSD/netwalker](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4688202), [mikutter on
                    633: WZERO3](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4689261), [linkstation and
                    634: USL-5P](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4686571), [KAME
                    635: Project](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4686706) ) and BSD BOF. [more
                    636: details on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/369471).
                    637: 
1.8       wiki      638: ### `Nov 2012` - Kansai OpenSource 2012
1.2       wiki      639: 
                    640: *Nov. 9-10, 2012, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITM
                    641: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                    642: 
                    643: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2012](http://www.k-of.jp/), there were two BSD
                    644: booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    645: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                    646: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/). with many gadget demonstrations { WZero3
                    647: NetBSD/evbarm, ZAURUS NetBSD/zaurus, [XM6i
                    648: NetBSD/X68k](http://twitpic.com/bbvayo) } and BSDBOF (). [More reports
                    649: on Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/404573).
                    650: 
1.8       wiki      651: ### `Sep 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Shimane
1.2       wiki      652: 
                    653: *Sep. 1, 2012, [MATSUE
                    654: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                    655: 
                    656: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    657: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    658: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    659: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
                    660: demonstrations (
                    661: [NetBSD/hpcarm,i386](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4678623), ). [more
                    662: details on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/365753).
                    663: 
1.8       wiki      664: ### `Aug 2012` - XenSummit North America 2012
1.2       wiki      665: 
                    666: *Aug. 27-28, 2012, [Sheraton Hotel &
                    667: Marina](http://www.starwoodhotels.com/sheraton/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=127),
                    668: San Diego, California, USA*
                    669: 
                    670: [XenSummit](http://xen.org/xensummit/xs12na_talks/xensummit.html) is the
                    671: leading annual technical conference for Xen® developers and users in
                    672: North America. The event provides collaboration and education for the
                    673: Xen® community. There was a talk on NetBSD (and FreeBSD) on Xen roadmap
                    674: on day one of the conference.
                    675: 
1.8       wiki      676: ### `Aug 2012` - FrOSCon 2012
1.2       wiki      677: 
                    678: *Aug. 25-26, 2012, [Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg](http://h-brs.de/), Sankt
                    679: Augustin, Germany*
                    680: 
                    681: The [FrOSCon](http://www.froscon.de/en) (Free And Open Source
                    682: Conference) is one of the largest Open Source conferences in Germany.
                    683: 
1.8       wiki      684: ### `Aug 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Kansai@Kyoto
1.2       wiki      685: 
                    686: *Aug. 3-4, 2012, [KYOTO RESEARCH
                    687: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/access/index.html), Kyoto, Japan*
                    688: 
                    689: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    690: Kansai@Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD
                    691: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    692: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                    693: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There was a gadgets demonstration (
                    694: [OMRON LUNA](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634623), [OMRON LUNA
                    695: II](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634629), [NetBSD/hpcarm (SHARP
                    696: WZERO3)](http://movapic.com/pic/20120803100715501b24433284c), [Gainer
                    697: with squeak](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634639), [Making plans for
                    698: SHARP,X68K on
                    699: XM6i,ZAURUS,Netwalker](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634777), [ZAURUS
                    700: cluster](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634992), [the mikutter
                    701: Chronicles](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4636177), [NetBSD install
                    702: service center](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4636374), [RetroBSD on
                    703: PIC32](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4635032) ) and [NetBSD luna68k
                    704: updates presetation by
                    705: tsutsuii](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2012kyoto/NetBSD-luna68k-updates.html)
                    706: [more details on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/350035).
                    707: 
1.8       wiki      708: ### `Jul 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Sendai
1.2       wiki      709: 
                    710: *Jul 14, 2012, [Tohoku Computer
                    711: College](http://www.jc-21.ac.jp/map/index.shtml), Sendai, Japan*
                    712: 
                    713: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    714: Sendai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-sendai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    715: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    716: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                    717: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm and
                    718: Netwalker](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                    719: 
1.8       wiki      720: ### `Jul 2012` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki      721: 
                    722: *Jul 7, 2012, [VLSI Design and Education Center University of
                    723: Tokyo](http://www.vdec.u-tokyo.ac.jp/English/contact.html), Tokyo,
                    724: Japan*
                    725: 
                    726: See [Japan NetBSD Users Group 14th annual Meeting and BoF
                    727: 2012](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting14.html.en)
                    728: for meeting information.
                    729: 
1.8       wiki      730: ### `Jun 2012` - 17th NetBSD Hackathon
1.2       wiki      731: 
                    732: *June 14 - 17, 2012, [17th NetBSD
                    733: Hackathon](http://wiki.NetBSD.org/hackathon)*
                    734: 
                    735: The 17th NetBSD hackathon focuses on getting NetBSD 6 BETA2 ready for
                    736: the first release candidate. Our goal is fixing all the bugs that need
                    737: fixing to get NetBSD-current ready for the creation of the NetBSD 6.0
                    738: release branch.
                    739: 
1.8       wiki      740: ### `Jun 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Hokkaido
1.2       wiki      741: 
                    742: *Jun. 16, 2012, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                    743: 
                    744: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    745: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    746: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    747: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/)
                    748: with [Building NetBSD on
                    749: Win7+Cygwin](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565220),
                    750: [NetBSD/Armadillo-9](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565161), [Processing
                    751: on NetBSD](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565033), [NetBSD/IBM
                    752: PalmTop110](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565193), [NetBSD/X68k on
                    753: XM6i](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565208), [mikutter on NetBSD/WZERO3
                    754: and NetBSD/Zaurus](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565158), [NetBSD and
                    755: mikutter goods](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565027), [Geiger
                    756: counter](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565528), [Making install-image
                    757: Presentation](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc12do/NetBSD-cross-liveimage.html)
                    758: by tsutsui@. [more detail on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/318806).
                    759: 
1.8       wiki      760: ### May 2012 - Linuxtag Berlin
1.2       wiki      761: 
                    762: *May 23-26, 2012, Berlin, Germany.*
                    763: 
                    764: LinuxTag 2012 opened its doors from May 23 to May 26, 2012, at the
                    765: Berlin Expo Center under the Funkturm in Berlin, Germany. The event
                    766: featured talks about Open Source and there was be a NetBSD booth on the
                    767: exhibition fair where you could get advocacy material, talk to users and
                    768: developers or buy NetBSD T-Shirts.
                    769: 
                    770: See the [Linuxtag homepage](http://www.linuxtag.org/2012/en.html) for
                    771: more information.
                    772: 
1.8       wiki      773: ### `May 2012` - BSDCan 2012
1.2       wiki      774: 
                    775: *May 11-12, 2012, Ottawa, Canada.*
                    776: 
                    777: [BSDCan 2012](http://www.bsdcan.org/) was a BSD conference held in
                    778: Ottawa, Canada, for people working on and with 4.4BSD based operating
                    779: systems and related projects. The organizers have found a fantastic
                    780: formula that appeals to a wide range of people from extreme novices to
                    781: advanced developers. BSDCan 2012 was held on 11-12 May 2012 at
                    782: University of Ottawa, and will be preceded by two days of Tutorials on
                    783: 9-10 May 2012. There were related events (of a social nature, for the
                    784: most part) on the day before and after the conference.
                    785: 
1.8       wiki      786: ### `May 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Nagoya
1.2       wiki      787: 
                    788: *May. 12, 2012, [Nagoya International
                    789: Center](http://www.nic-nagoya.or.jp/en/e/about-us/access-hours), Nagoya,
                    790: Japan*
                    791: 
                    792: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    793: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    794: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    795: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users' Group
                    796: (NBUG)](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There was a gadget demonstration
                    797: [BSD booth](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4511413) ( [Twitter time line
                    798: on NetBSD/dreamcast visual
                    799: memory](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4512178) ([slide and
                    800: paper](http://www.yagoto-urayama.jp/~oshimaya/netbsd/vm/index.html)),
                    801: [Zaurus](../ports/zaurus/), [W-ZERO3](../ports/hpcarm/), [Enjoy NetBSD
                    802: on EeePC NetBook with OpenOffice and
                    803: Mikutter](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/netbsd/liveimage/),
                    804: [mikutter mug and seal](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4511548) ) and
                    805: NBUG BOF. [more detail on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/302311).
                    806: 
1.8       wiki      807: ### `May 2012` - Central European BSD-Day 2012 Vienna
1.2       wiki      808: 
                    809: The [Central European BSD-Day](http://bsdday.eu/2012) took place at the
                    810: University of Applied Sciences in Vienna, Austria, on saturday, may 5th.
                    811: 
1.8       wiki      812: ### `Apr 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Iwate
1.2       wiki      813: 
                    814: *Apr. 21, 2012, Iwate, Japan*
                    815: 
                    816: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    817: Iwate](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-iwate/) , there was a [NetBSD
                    818: booth](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4472557) staffed by members of the
                    819: [Japan NetBSD Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many {
                    820: [XM6i](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4472584),
                    821: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    822: [zaurus](../ports/zaurus/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) } gadget
                    823: demonstrations.
                    824: 
1.8       wiki      825: ### `Mar 2012` - AsiaBSDCon 2012
1.2       wiki      826: 
                    827: *Mar 22-25, 2012, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                    828: 
                    829: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2012.asiabsdcon.org/) was a conference for users and
                    830: developers on BSD based systems. The conference was for anyone
                    831: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                    832: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon was a technical
                    833: conference and aimed to collect the best technical papers and
                    834: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                    835: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                    836: 
1.8       wiki      837: ### `Mar 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Ehime
1.2       wiki      838: 
                    839: *Mar. 24, 2012, Ehime, Japan*
                    840: 
                    841: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    842: Ehime](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-ehime/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    843: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    844: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with [NetBSD/x68k by
                    845: isaki@](http://www.pastel-flower.jp/~isaki/NetBSD/osc12eh/page1.html),
                    846: [XM6i by isaki@](http://xm6i.org/event/osc2012eh/page1.html), [NetBSD
                    847: port history by
                    848: tsutsui@](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc12eh/NetBSD-port-history.html),
                    849: [zaurus and WZERO3](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4422214), [evbarm and
                    850: shark](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4422260),
                    851: [XM6i](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4422589), [XM6i on
                    852: mac](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4422798), gadget demonstrations
                    853: [[ustream live
                    854: archive](http://www.ustream.tv/channel/japan-netbsd-users-group-meeting)].
                    855: 
1.8       wiki      856: ### `Mar 2012` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2012
1.2       wiki      857: 
                    858: *Mar. 17-18, 2012, Chemnitz, Germany*
                    859: 
                    860: The "Chemnitz Linux Days" was a conference that deals with Linux, but
                    861: also with free and open source software in general. Being an event vor
                    862: novices and experts as well, there were a NetBSD booth and related
                    863: talks.
                    864: 
                    865: See the [website](http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de/2012/) for more
                    866: information.
                    867: 
1.8       wiki      868: ### `Mar 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki      869: 
                    870: *Mar. 16-17, 2012, Tokyo, Japan*
                    871: 
                    872: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    873: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-spring/), there was be a NetBSD
                    874: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    875: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with [teokure live
                    876: image(NetBSD5.1.2/i386,amd64+Firefox+mikutter)](http://teokurebsd.org/),
                    877: [WZero3 live
                    878: image(NetBSD6.0BETA/hpcarm)](http://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/tsutsui/wzero3/),
                    879: [Zaurus live
                    880: image(NetBSD6.0BETA/zaurus)](http://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/tsutsui/zaurus/),
                    881: [Translate NetBSD man with
                    882: po4a](http://www.slideshare.net/master_q/netbsd-man-osc2012),
                    883: [Jornada680](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4407584),
                    884: [Jornada720](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4407590), [Zaurus
                    885: 760,860](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4407593), [WZero3 with
                    886: pkgsrc/net/mikutter](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4407661),
                    887: [OpenBlocks](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4408049),
                    888: [ZBOXNANO-VD01](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4409584), [Lemote yeeloong
                    889: 8089b evbmips64](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4409939), [mikutter
                    890: seal](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4408149), NetBSD [gadget
                    891: demonstrations](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4409260).
                    892: 
1.8       wiki      893: ### `Feb 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Oita
1.2       wiki      894: 
                    895: *Feb. 11, 2012, Oita, Japan*
                    896: 
                    897: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    898: Oita](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-oita/), there was a [NetBSD
                    899: booth](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111050584f35c982a782a), staffed by
                    900: members of the [Japan NetBSD Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/)
                    901: with hpcsh { [Persona
                    902: 30](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111116074f35cf677a48b), [Jornada
                    903: 680](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111105064f35ccd26f35f), [Jornada
                    904: 690](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111036504f35c6323d7f3)}, hpcarm {
                    905: [Jornada 720](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111107354f35cd67daedf),
                    906: [WS007SH](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111039044f35c6b854249),
                    907: [WS011SH](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111103074f35cc5b6ea81)}, hpcmips
                    908: { [MCR520](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111124414f35d169430c3),
                    909: [Z50](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111048154f35c8dfba12d)}, zaurus {
                    910: [SLC-860+mikutter](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111112154f35ce7f6db5a)},
                    911: i386 { [aspire
                    912: one](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111121424f35d0b649525)}, x68k {
                    913: [XM6i](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111204074f35daa7e639a),
                    914: [XM6i](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111207584f35db8ea62fa)}, amd64 {[pen
                    915: tablet with NetBSD](http://movapic.com/pic/201202110957324f35bcfcaa63d),
                    916: [teokure live image](http://teokurebsd.org/) },
                    917: [Xnp2](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111234014f35e1a946be8),
                    918: [NetBSD/mikutter seal](http://yfrog.com/esrv5bej) gadget demonstrations
                    919: and brand new [NetBSD 5.1.2
                    920: presentation](http://www.NetBSD.org/releases/formal-5/NetBSD-5.1.2.html).
                    921: 
1.8       wiki      922: ### `Feb 2012` - FOSDEM 2012
1.2       wiki      923: 
                    924: *Feb. 4-5, 2012, Brussels, Belgium*
                    925: 
                    926: [FOSDEM](http://www.fosdem.org/2012/) is the biggest free and
                    927: non-commercial event organized by and for the community. Its goal is to
                    928: provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet. No registration
                    929: necessary.
                    930: 
                    931: There was a NetBSD booth and a special developer's room reserved for BSD
                    932: licensed operating systems and their talks. Please see [the
                    933: announcement](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2011/11/28/msg000374.html)
                    934: for details.
                    935: 
1.8       wiki      936: ### `Dec 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Fukuoka
1.2       wiki      937: 
                    938: *Dec. 3, 2011, [CHIKUSHI
                    939: JOGAKUEN](http://www-new.chikushi-u.ac.jp/english/about/index.html#Where),
                    940: Fukuoka, Japan*
                    941: 
                    942: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                    943: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    944: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    945: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                    946: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh(Jornada 680)](http://twitpic.com/7nhic7),
                    947: [arm(WZERO3)](http://twitpic.com/7nhfzq) } gadgets demonstration and
                    948: [Xen4 live USB -teokure- memory](http://twitpic.com/7nhl97).
                    949: 
1.8       wiki      950: ### `Nov 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Tokyo/Fall
1.2       wiki      951: 
                    952: *Nov. 19-20, 2011, [MEISEI
                    953: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/english/), Tokyo, Japan*
                    954: 
                    955: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                    956: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    957: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    958: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
                    959: demonstrations { [Teokure-Live Image
                    960: amd64](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/netbsd/liveimage/) (Thinkpad
                    961: X201, X61), [acorn26](../ports/acorn26/) ([BBC
                    962: A3000](http://movapic.com/pic/201111201146094ec869f10e10e)),
                    963: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/) (WS003SH, WS007SH, WS011SH, WS020SH, Jornada
                    964: 710), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/) (IBM Z50, MobileGear 530) ,
                    965: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) (Persona HPW30PA), [i386](../ports/i386/) (Acer
                    966: Aspire One with [pkgsrc/net/mikutter](http://mikutter.hachune.net/)),
                    967: [X68k](../ports/x68k/) ([XM6i](http://www.xm6i.org/)),
                    968: [zaurus](../ports/zaurus/)
                    969: ([SL-C700[NEW]](http://d.hatena.ne.jp/steleto/20101201), SL-C750,
                    970: SL-C1000, SL-C3200), } and BSD BOF ([Ustream
                    971: Recorded](http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/18441201) ).
                    972: 
1.8       wiki      973: ### `Nov 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Shimane
1.2       wiki      974: 
                    975: *Nov. 12, 2011, [MATSUE
                    976: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                    977: 
                    978: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                    979: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    980: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    981: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
                    982: demonstrations ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                    983: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                    984: 
1.8       wiki      985: ### `Nov 2011` - Kansai OpenSource 2011
1.2       wiki      986: 
                    987: *Nov. 11-12, 2011, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITM
                    988: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                    989: 
                    990: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2011](http://www.k-of.jp/), there were two BSD
                    991: booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    992: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                    993: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/). with many gadget demonstrations {
                    994: [dreamcast with fishing contoller](../ports/dreamcast/),
                    995: [Hewlett-Packard 9000/700](../ports/hp700/),
                    996: [Luna-II](../ports/luna68k/), [hpcarm and WZero3](../ports/hpcarm/),
                    997: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), pf firewall
                    998: demonstration with OpenBSD/landisk(USL-5Px2) } and BSDBOF ([Why
                    999: enigmatic machines by
                   1000: tsutsui](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/kof2011/Why-enigmatic-machines.html),
                   1001: pkgsrc by obache, [[Ustream
                   1002: Recorded](http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/18441201)]). [More reports on
                   1003: Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/213724).
                   1004: 
1.8       wiki     1005: ### `Nov 2011` - bsd\_day(2011)
1.2       wiki     1006: 
                   1007: *Nov. 5, 2011, Slovak University of Technology, Bratislava, Slovakia*
                   1008: 
                   1009: The purpose of this one-day event is to gather Central European
                   1010: developers of today's open-source BSD systems, popularize their work,
                   1011: and provide an interface for real-life communication. There are no
                   1012: formalities, no papers, and no registration or participation fee,
                   1013: however the invited developers are encouraged to give a talk on their
                   1014: favorite BSD-related topic, then have a beer with the other folks around
                   1015: :-) The language of this event is English, and the goal is to motivate
                   1016: potential future developers and users, especially undergraduate
                   1017: university students to work with BSD systems.
                   1018: 
                   1019: There is an additional schedule for participants and their guests on the
                   1020: day prior to (November 4th) and after (November 6th) the main event.
                   1021: 
                   1022: For more information please visit the website
1.8       wiki     1023: [](http://www.bsdday.eu/2011/).
1.2       wiki     1024: 
1.8       wiki     1025: ### `Nov 2011` - BSDday Argentina 2011
1.2       wiki     1026: 
                   1027: *Nov. 5, 2011, Buenos Aires City, Argentina*
                   1028: 
                   1029: BSDday Argentina is a conference for users, sysadmins and developers of
                   1030: BSD software and based systems. The conference is for anyone developing,
                   1031: deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD,
                   1032: DragonFlyBSD and others \*BSD. BSDday Argentina is a technical
                   1033: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                   1034: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   1035: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   1036: 
                   1037: For more information please visit the website
1.8       wiki     1038: [](http://www.bsdday.org.ar/).
1.2       wiki     1039: 
1.8       wiki     1040: ### `Oct 2011` - EuroBSDCon 2011
1.2       wiki     1041: 
                   1042: *Oct. 6-9, 2011, Maarssen, Netherlands*
                   1043: 
                   1044: EuroBSDcon is the European technical conference for people working on
                   1045: and with 4.4BSD based operating systems and related projects. EuroBSDcon
                   1046: 2011 is the 10th EuroBSDcon and will take place in (in the center of)
                   1047: The Netherlands 6 - 9 October 2011 at Meeting Plaza, Maarssen, The
                   1048: Netherlands.
                   1049: 
                   1050: For more information please visit the website
1.8       wiki     1051: [](http://2011.EuroBSDCon.org/).
1.2       wiki     1052: 
1.8       wiki     1053: ### `Oct 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Hiroshima
1.2       wiki     1054: 
                   1055: *Oct. 1, 2011, [Prefectual University of
                   1056: Hiroshima](http://www.pu-hiroshima.ac.jp/05_campus/08_access/index.html)
                   1057: , Hiroshima, Japan*
                   1058: 
                   1059: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1060: Hiroshima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-hiroshima/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1061: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1062: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadgets
                   1063: demonstration ( [NetBSD/x68k](../ports/x68k/) (
                   1064: [X68030+Neptune-X+NE2000](http://twitpic.com/6tuiik),
                   1065: [X68030+Nereid](http://twitpic.com/6tvkzo),
                   1066: [X68060(X68030+060turbo)](http://twitpic.com/6tu7p2)), [XM6i X68030
                   1067: Emulator](http://xm6i.org/) on
                   1068: ([NetBSD/i386](http://movapic.com/pic/201110011105024e86754e2efbb), [Mac
                   1069: OS X](http://movapic.com/pic/201110011101544e8674925d26a)), [WZero
                   1070: 3](../ports/hpcarm) ([WS011SH](http://twitpic.com/6tyvva)),
                   1071: [Zaurus](../ports/zaurus) ([SL-C1000](http://twitpic.com/6tzg2z))) and
                   1072: [XM6i presentation by isaki@](http://xm6i.org/event/osc2011hi/),
                   1073: ["Teokure Live Image" and mikutter presentation by
                   1074: tsutsui](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc11hi/Teokure-Live-Image.html),
                   1075: [event summary](http://togetter.com/li/195551).
                   1076: 
1.8       wiki     1077: ### `Sep 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Okinawa
1.2       wiki     1078: 
                   1079: *Sep. 10, 2011, [Okinawa Convention
                   1080: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                   1081: Okinawa, Japan*
                   1082: 
                   1083: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1084: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1085: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1086: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadgets
                   1087: demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1088: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ) and PCBSD9.0
                   1089: presentation by Jun YAMASHIRO.
                   1090: 
1.8       wiki     1091: ### `Sep 2011` - Open Source Small Conference 2011 Aizu
1.2       wiki     1092: 
                   1093: *Sep. 3, 2011, [University of
                   1094: Aizu](http://www.u-aizu.ac.jp/e-intro/e-facilities/e-campusmap.html) ,
                   1095: Fukushima, Japan*
                   1096: 
                   1097: At the [Open Source Small Conference 2011
                   1098: Aizu](http://www.ospn.jp/ossc-aizu/) , there was a NetBSD booth staffed
                   1099: by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1100: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadgets
                   1101: demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1102: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1103: 
1.8       wiki     1104: ### `Aug 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Nagoya
1.2       wiki     1105: 
                   1106: *Aug. 20, 2011, [Nagoya International
                   1107: Center](http://www.nic-nagoya.or.jp/en/e/about-us/access-hours), Nagoya,
                   1108: Japan*
                   1109: 
                   1110: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1111: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1112: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1113: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   1114: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There was a gadget demonstration (
                   1115: [Presentation Software using only wscons with Dreamcast Fishing
                   1116: Controller](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3923999),
                   1117: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1118: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [Amiga
                   1119: 1200](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3924333), [SONY NEWS
                   1120: 3460](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3924343), [Geiger
                   1121: counter](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3924354) ).
                   1122: 
1.8       wiki     1123: ### `Aug 2011` - 15th NetBSD Hackathon
1.2       wiki     1124: 
                   1125: *Aug. 10 - 15, 2011, [15th NetBSD
                   1126: Hackathon](http://wiki.NetBSD.org/hackathon)*
                   1127: 
                   1128: The 15th NetBSD hackathon focused on documentation. Please see the Wiki
                   1129: page at the URL mentioned above for details and progress.
                   1130: 
1.8       wiki     1131: ### `Jul 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Kansai@Kyoto
1.2       wiki     1132: 
                   1133: *Jul. 15-16, 2011, [KYOTO RESEARCH
                   1134: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/access/index.html), Kyoto, Japan*
                   1135: 
                   1136: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1137: Kansai@Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-kyoto/) , there was a [NetBSD
                   1138: booth](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2011kyoto/index.html)
                   1139: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1140: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1141: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There was a gadgets demonstration (
                   1142: [Sun3/80](http://twitpic.com/5rcp11), [SONY NEWS
                   1143: NWS-1750](http://twitpic.com/5rcrjj), [OMRON LUNA
                   1144: SX-9100/DT](http://twitpic.com/5rcuqb), [Workstation book
                   1145: colab.](http://twitpic.com/5rd4td), [SHARP WZERO3](../ports/hpcarm/), [4
                   1146: BSD variants (NetBSD, FreeBSD, OpenBSD and DragonFly BSD) on
                   1147: NetBSD/xen](http://twitpic.com/5rl3n7), [Wsdisplay Presentation tool on
                   1148: NetBSD/hpcmips](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3812933),
                   1149: [USL5P+OpenBSD4.9](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3813423), [Compiling
                   1150: process Visualizer like teen spirit called Captain
                   1151: Nadeshiko](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3812608), [Some like a BSD
                   1152: Statue Joystick](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3809140) driven by
                   1153: [Gainer+Squeak](http://www.yengawa.com/squeak_gainer) ) and [NetBSD/m68k
                   1154: will never die!
                   1155: presentation](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2011kyoto/NetBSD-m68k-will-never-die.html)
                   1156: and
                   1157: [commit](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/source-changes/2011/07/16/msg024675.html)
                   1158: by tsutsui.
                   1159: 
1.8       wiki     1160: ### `Jul 2011` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     1161: 
                   1162: *Jul 9, 2011, [VLSI Design and Education Center University of
                   1163: Tokyo](http://www.vdec.u-tokyo.ac.jp/English/contact.html), Tokyo,
                   1164: Japan*
                   1165: 
                   1166: See [Japan NetBSD Users Group 13th annual Meeting and BoF
                   1167: 2011](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting13.html.en)
                   1168: for meeting information. NetBSD BOF with 36 attendances and 153 ustream
                   1169: clients: pkgsrc updates by obache, jp.NetBSD.org servers by
                   1170: mef,NetBSD/[Psion netBook](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Psion_netBook)
                   1171: by kiyohara, AC Tap with USB controlled power meter by Kubota, Power
                   1172: consumption and bcbench by jun, Capture Power consumption meter with
                   1173: OpenCV by mita@FreeBSD, Build [Facebook page for Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1174: Group](http://www.facebook.com/NetBSD.jp), 6.0 - here today by soda, PGP
                   1175: keysign party by soda.
                   1176: 
1.8       wiki     1177: ### `Jun 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Hokkaido
1.2       wiki     1178: 
                   1179: *Jun. 11, 2011, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   1180: 
                   1181: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1182: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1183: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1184: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and
                   1185: [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/) with BeagleBoard, MSP430 LaunchPad,
                   1186: JMBadgeBoard, Processing on NetBSD and many hpc{
                   1187: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1188: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } .
                   1189: 
1.8       wiki     1190: ### `May 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Sendai
1.2       wiki     1191: 
                   1192: *May 21, 2011, [Tohoku Computer
                   1193: College](http://www.jc-21.ac.jp/map/index.shtml), Sendai, Japan*
                   1194: 
                   1195: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1196: Sendai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-sendai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1197: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1198: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1199: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm and
                   1200: WZero3(WS011SH)](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1201: 
1.8       wiki     1202: ### `May 2011` - BSDCan 2011
1.2       wiki     1203: 
                   1204: *May 13-14, 2011, Ottawa, Canada.*
                   1205: 
                   1206: [BSDCan 2011](http://www.bsdcan.org/) was held on 13-14 May 2011 at the
                   1207: University of Ottawa. It was preceded by two days of tutorials on 11-12
                   1208: May 2011.
                   1209: 
1.8       wiki     1210: ### `Apr 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Kansai@Kobe
1.2       wiki     1211: 
                   1212: *Apr. 16, 2011, [Kobe Industrial Promotion
                   1213: Center](http://www.kobe-ipc.or.jp/access/), Kobe, Japan*
                   1214: 
                   1215: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1216: Kansai@Kobe](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-kobe/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1217: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1218: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [ATARI TT030 +
                   1219: EtherNEC , and NetBSD bus\_space
                   1220: API](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2011kobe/NetBSD-EtherNEC.html)
                   1221: presentation by tsutsui, contao presentation by taca, and [ATARI
                   1222: TT030](../ports/atari/), [SHARP X68030](../ports/x68k/),
                   1223: [cobalt](../ports/cobalt/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1224: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1225: [zaurus](../ports/zaurus/) gadgets demonstration.
                   1226: 
1.8       wiki     1227: ### `Mar 2011` - AsiaBSDCon 2011
1.2       wiki     1228: 
                   1229: *Mar 19-20, 2011, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                   1230: 
                   1231: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2011.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users and
                   1232: developers on BSD based systems. The conference is for anyone
                   1233: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                   1234: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
                   1235: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                   1236: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   1237: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   1238: 
1.8       wiki     1239: ### `Mar 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Oita
1.2       wiki     1240: 
                   1241: *Mar. 19, 2011, [i-ness](http://www.pref.oita.jp/13040/index.html),
                   1242: Oita, Japan*
                   1243: 
                   1244: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1245: Oita](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-oita/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1246: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1247: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1248: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1249: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstrations.
                   1250: 
1.8       wiki     1251: ### `Mar 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki     1252: 
                   1253: *Mar. 4-5, 2011, [Wasseda University,Nishiwaseda
                   1254: Campus](http://www.waseda.jp/eng/campus/map03.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                   1255: 
                   1256: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1257: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-spring/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1258: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1259: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1260: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1261: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1262: 
1.8       wiki     1263: ### `Feb 2011` - FOSDEM 2011 Brussels, Belgium
1.2       wiki     1264: 
                   1265: *Feb. 5-6, 2011, [FOSDEM](http://www.fosdem.org/2011/), Brussels,
                   1266: Belgium*
                   1267: 
                   1268: At the [FOSDEM 2011 Conference](http://www.fosdem.org/2011/), there was
                   1269: a joint BSD booth staffed by NetBSD and FreeBSD developers and users.
                   1270: 
                   1271: [Marc Balmer](http://www.vnode.ch/) (mbalmer@) gave a talk "Lua in BSD"
                   1272: in the BSD devroom
                   1273: 
1.8       wiki     1274: ### `Feb 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Kagawa
1.2       wiki     1275: 
                   1276: *Feb. 5, 2011, [Sunport Hall
                   1277: Takamatsu](http://www.sunport-hall.jp/shisetu/access.htm), Kagawa,
                   1278: Japan*
                   1279: 
                   1280: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1281: Kagawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-kagawa/), there was a NetBSD booth
                   1282: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1283: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [many
                   1284: hp](http://twitpic.com/3xoh1i){ [hp300](../ports/hp300/),
                   1285: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1286: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration and [NetBSD/hp300 and
                   1287: wscons](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc11kg/netbsd-hp300.html)
                   1288: presentation by tsutsui ([Event driven Commit
                   1289: Log](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/source-changes/2011/02/06/msg018165.html)).
                   1290: 
1.8       wiki     1291: ### `Dec 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Fukuoka
1.2       wiki     1292: 
                   1293: *Dec. 11, 2010, [Fukuoka Institute of
                   1294: Technology](http://www.fit.ac.jp/EN/index.html), Fukuoka, Japan*
                   1295: 
                   1296: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1297: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1298: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1299: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1300: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1301: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1302: 
1.8       wiki     1303: ### `Nov 2010` - Journées Méditéranéennes du Logiciel Libre in Sophia-Antipolis.
1.2       wiki     1304: 
                   1305: *November 26-27, 2010, Sophia-Antipolis, France.*
                   1306: 
1.8       wiki     1307: NetBSD was present for the 2nd time at the [Journées Méditéranéennes du
1.2       wiki     1308: Logiciel Libre](http://jm2l.linux-azur.org). Friday afternoon was
                   1309: generally more enterprise oriented, while Saturday was more end-users
                   1310: focused.
                   1311: 
1.8       wiki     1312: ### `Nov 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Shimane
1.2       wiki     1313: 
                   1314: *Nov 27, 2010, [MATSUE
                   1315: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                   1316: 
                   1317: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1318: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1319: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1320: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/). There was gadget
                   1321: demonstrations ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1322: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1323: 
1.8       wiki     1324: ### `Nov 2010` - NYCBSDCon 2010
1.2       wiki     1325: 
                   1326: *November 12-14, 2010, Cooper Union, New York, NY, USA*
                   1327: 
                   1328: [The New York City BSD Conference
                   1329: (NYCBSDCon)](http://www.nycbsdcon.org/2010/) is the main technical
                   1330: conference on the US East Coast for the BSD community to get together to
                   1331: share and gain knowledge, to network with like-minded people, and to
                   1332: have fun. This event was organized by members of the New York City \*BSD
                   1333: Users Group (NYC\*BUG).
                   1334: 
1.8       wiki     1335: ### `Nov 2010` - Kansai OpenSource 2010
1.2       wiki     1336: 
                   1337: *Nov. 5-6, 2010, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITC
                   1338: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                   1339: 
                   1340: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2010](http://www.k-of.jp/), there were three
                   1341: BSD booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1342: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) , [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1343: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) and [NAKAMURA
                   1344: Kazushi](http://www.kobe1995.jp/) with [NEC
                   1345: Express5800(arc)](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2898351) , [64bit
                   1346: 20years {NEC Express5800(amd64), SONY NEWS NWS-5000(newsmips), Sun
                   1347: Ultra60(sun4u), Sun Ultra10(sun4u), HP
                   1348: ML115(amd64)}](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2899650), Xen Dom0 on
                   1349: NetBSD and DomU (NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonflyBSD),
                   1350: OpenBSD/landisk(Firewall Redundancy with CARP and pfsync),
                   1351: OpenBSD/zaurus, WZero3(hpcarm), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1352: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [NetBSD
                   1353: straps](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2898808) gadgets demonstration and
                   1354: BSDBOF (soda-san got [Japanese OSS Contributor
                   1355: Award](http://www.ipa.go.jp/about/press/20101015_2.html), so let me
                   1356: introduce [raiders of the lost ARC
                   1357: tech](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2899062) and [talkin' bout a
                   1358: revolution with soda-san](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2899023) by
                   1359: tsutsui)
                   1360: 
1.8       wiki     1361: ### `Oct 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Niigata
1.2       wiki     1362: 
                   1363: *Oct. 23, 2010, Niigata University, Niigata, Japan*
                   1364: 
                   1365: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1366: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-niigata/) , there was a BSD booth
                   1367: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1368: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Echigo BSD Users
                   1369: Group](http://www.ebug.jp/) . There was a gadgets demonstration (
                   1370: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1371: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) and [FuguIta - OpenBSD LiveCD with 1seg
                   1372: tuner](http://kaw.ath.cx/openbsd/index.php?en%2FLiveCD). ).
                   1373: 
1.8       wiki     1374: ### `Oct 2010` - EuroBSDCon 2010
1.2       wiki     1375: 
                   1376: *Oct. 8-10, 2010, Karlsruhe, Germany*
                   1377: 
                   1378: EuroBSDcon 2010, the european technical conference for people working on
                   1379: and with 4.4BSD based operating systems, was held on Oct 8-10th 2010 in
                   1380: Karlsruhe, Germany. The two day conference program (October 9 - 10) was
                   1381: preceeded by a tutorial day (Oct 8).
                   1382: 
                   1383: For more information please visit the website
1.8       wiki     1384: [](http://2010.EuroBSDCon.org/).
1.2       wiki     1385: 
1.8       wiki     1386: ### `Oct 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Okinawa
1.2       wiki     1387: 
                   1388: *Oct. 2, 2010, [Okinawa Convention
                   1389: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                   1390: Okinawa, Japan*
                   1391: 
                   1392: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1393: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1394: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1395: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadgets
                   1396: demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1397: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1398: 
1.8       wiki     1399: ### `Sep 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Tokyo/Fall
1.2       wiki     1400: 
                   1401: *Sep. 10-11, 2010, [MEISEI
                   1402: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/english/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   1403: 
                   1404: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1405: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1406: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1407: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1408: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1409: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration and
                   1410: [NetBSD/x68k](../ports/x68k/) on [XM6i X68000
                   1411: emulator](http://www.pastel-flower.jp/~isaki/xm6i/).
                   1412: 
1.8       wiki     1413: ### `Aug 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Nagoya
1.2       wiki     1414: 
                   1415: *Aug. 7, 2010, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan*
                   1416: 
                   1417: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1418: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1419: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1420: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   1421: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There were gadget demonstrations (
                   1422: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1423: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1424: 
1.8       wiki     1425: ### `Jul 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Kansai
1.2       wiki     1426: 
                   1427: *Jul. 9-10, 2010, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan*
                   1428: 
                   1429: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1430: Kansai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1431: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1432: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1433: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There were gadgets demonstration (
                   1434: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1435: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), ).
                   1436: 
1.8       wiki     1437: ### `Jul 2010` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     1438: 
                   1439: *Jul 3, 2010, [The University of
                   1440: Tokyo](http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/campusmap/cam01_04_03_j.html), Tokyo,
                   1441: Japan*
                   1442: 
                   1443: See [this
                   1444: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting12.html.en)
                   1445: for meeting information.
                   1446: 
                   1447: NetBSD BOF with 44 attendances and 55 ustream clients: OpenBlockS600 by
                   1448: kiyohara, [STAR81xx/91xx](http://www.nerv.org/~ryo/bof/index1.html) by
                   1449: Ryo SHIMIZU, [NetBSD goes POSIX.1-2008 and
                   1450: C1X](http://www.hi-matic.org/BOF/BOF.pdf) by tnozaki, YUREX by noztos,
                   1451: AsiaBSDCon by hrs, pkgsrc updates by obache.
                   1452: 
1.8       wiki     1453: ### `Jun 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Hokkaido
1.2       wiki     1454: 
                   1455: *Jun. 26, 2010, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   1456: 
                   1457: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1458: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1459: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1460: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and
                   1461: [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/) with NetBSD/evbarm on Armadillo-9 +
                   1462: VT220J, NetBSD/sparc on Sparcstation IPX, NetBSD/i386 on ThinkPad X200s
                   1463: (VMWarePlayer) and ThinkPad X24, FreeNAS on ThinkPad X200s
                   1464: (VMWarePlayer), NetBSD/landisk on USL-5P, NetBSD/evbppc on kuro-box,
                   1465: NetBSD/evbmips-el on BBR-4MG, and many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1466: [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm](../ports/hpcarm/),WZero3 with AM/FM Radio }
                   1467: 
1.8       wiki     1468: ### `Jun 2010` - LinuxTag 2010
1.2       wiki     1469: 
                   1470: *June 9-12, 2010, Berlin, Germany*
                   1471: 
                   1472: [LinuxTag 2010](http://www.linuxtag.org/2010/), one of Europe's largest
                   1473: Open Source Expo, took place from June 9th through 12th, 2010, in
                   1474: Berlin, Germany. The NetBSD Project was being represented by volunteers
                   1475: in a shared BSD booth.
                   1476: 
                   1477: If you are interested in helping out at the NetBSD booth or have any
                   1478: questions, please contact Thomas Kaepernick (mast\_1(at)gmx.net).
                   1479: 
1.8       wiki     1480: ### `May 2010` - pkgsrcCon 2010 Basel, Switzerland
1.2       wiki     1481: 
                   1482: *May. 28 -30, 2010, [Departement Informatik, University of
                   1483: Basel](http://www.pkgsrc.org/pkgsrcCon/2010/), Basel, Switzerland*
                   1484: 
1.8       wiki     1485: ### `May 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Sendai
1.2       wiki     1486: 
                   1487: *May. 22, 2010, [Tohoku Computer
                   1488: College](http://www.jc-21.ac.jp/map/index.shtml), Sendai, Japan*
                   1489: 
                   1490: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1491: Sendai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-sendai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1492: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1493: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1494: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm and
                   1495: WZero3(WS011SH)](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1496: 
1.8       wiki     1497: ### `May 2010` - Rencontres Bretonnes du Logiciel Libre in Rennes
1.2       wiki     1498: 
                   1499: *May 15-16, 2010, Rennes, France.*
                   1500: 
                   1501: NetBSD was present for the 2nd time at the [Rencontres Bretonnes du
                   1502: Logiciel Libre](http://www.rbll.info)
                   1503: 
1.8       wiki     1504: ### `May 2010` - BSDCan 2010
1.2       wiki     1505: 
                   1506: *May 13-14, 2010, Ottawa, Canada.*
                   1507: 
                   1508: [BSDCan 2010](http://www.bsdcan.org/) was held on 13-14 May 2010 at the
                   1509: University of Ottawa, and was preceded by two days of tutorials on 11-12
                   1510: May 2010.
                   1511: 
1.8       wiki     1512: ### `Mar 2010` - AsiaBSDCon 2010
1.2       wiki     1513: 
                   1514: *Mar 11-14, 2010, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                   1515: 
                   1516: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2010.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users and
                   1517: developers on BSD based systems. The conference is for anyone
                   1518: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                   1519: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
                   1520: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                   1521: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   1522: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   1523: 
                   1524: A NetBSD BOF was held on March 12, 2010 14:00-16:30
                   1525: 
1.8       wiki     1526: ### `Mar 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Kansai@Kobe
1.2       wiki     1527: 
                   1528: *Mar. 13, 2010, [Kobe Industrial Promotion
                   1529: Center](http://www.kobe-ipc.or.jp/access/), Kobe, Japan*
                   1530: 
                   1531: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1532: Kansai@Kobe](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-kobe/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1533: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1534: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [ATARI TT030 +
                   1535: SMC\_TT](../ports/atari/) ([Demonstration animation GIF for
                   1536: TT030](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/smc_tt/SMC_TT-OSC2010Kobe.gif))
                   1537: , cobalt, many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1538: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1539: 
1.8       wiki     1540: ### `Feb 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki     1541: 
                   1542: *Feb. 26-27, 2010, [MEISEI
                   1543: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/english/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   1544: 
                   1545: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1546: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-spring/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1547: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1548: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with tadpole(sparc) and
                   1549: many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1550: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1551: 
1.8       wiki     1552: ### `Feb 2010` - Hackathon, February 2010
1.2       wiki     1553: 
                   1554: *Feb. 19-22, 2010,
                   1555: [Hackathon](http://www.NetBSD.org/community/hackathon.html)*
                   1556: 
                   1557: The [February 2010
                   1558: Hackathon](http://www.NetBSD.org/community/hackathon.html) was focusing
                   1559: on closing as many bugs and PRs as possible.
                   1560: 
1.8       wiki     1561: ### `Feb 2010` - FOSDEM 2010 Brussels, Belgium
1.2       wiki     1562: 
                   1563: *Feb. 6-7, 2010, [FOSDEM](http://www.fosdem.org/2010/), Brussels,
                   1564: Belgium*
                   1565: 
                   1566: At the [FOSDEM 2010 Conference](http://www.fosdem.org/2010/) , there was
                   1567: a joint BSD booth staffed by NetBSD and FreeBSD developers and users.
                   1568: 
                   1569: [Marc Balmer](http://www.vnode.ch/) (mbalmer@) gave a talk [Because the
                   1570: License Matters: BSD as the Foundation for Commercial Point of Sale
                   1571: Applications](http://www.fosdem.org/2010/schedule/events/bsd_license) in
                   1572: the [BSD devroom](http://www.fosdem.org/2010/schedule/tracks/bsd).
                   1573: 
1.8       wiki     1574: ### `Jan 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Oita
1.2       wiki     1575: 
                   1576: *Jan. 23, 2010, [i-ness](http://www.pref.oita.jp/13040/index.html),
                   1577: Oita, Japan*
                   1578: 
                   1579: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1580: Oita](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-oita/) , there was be a NetBSD booth
                   1581: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1582: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1583: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1584: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstrations.
                   1585: 
1.8       wiki     1586: ### `Dec 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Fukuoka
1.2       wiki     1587: 
                   1588: *Dec. 5, 2009, [Kyushu Sangyo
                   1589: University](http://www.kyusan-u.ac.jp/E/index.html), Fukuoka, Japan*
                   1590: 
                   1591: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   1592: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1593: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1594: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1595: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1596: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1597: 
1.8       wiki     1598: ### `Nov 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Kochi
1.2       wiki     1599: 
                   1600: *Nov. 14, 2009, [Kochi City Culture-Plaze
                   1601: Cul-Port.](http://www.bunkaplaza.or.jp/access/index.html), Kochi, Japan*
                   1602: 
                   1603: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   1604: Kochi](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-kochi/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1605: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1606: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with
                   1607: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), gadgets
                   1608: demonstration.
                   1609: 
1.8       wiki     1610: ### `Nov 2009` - OpenRheinRuhr 2009
1.2       wiki     1611: 
                   1612: *Nov. 7-8, 2009, Saalbau, Bottrop, Germany*
                   1613: 
                   1614: A new event in the middle of Europe with a huge audience and an
                   1615: impressive list of exhibitors. NetBSD had a booth as well as the other
                   1616: major BSDs.
                   1617: 
                   1618: For more information about OpenRheinRuhr visit the website
1.8       wiki     1619: [](http://www.openrheinruhr.de/) .
1.2       wiki     1620: 
1.8       wiki     1621: ### `Nov 2009` - Kansai OpenSource 2009
1.2       wiki     1622: 
                   1623: *Nov. 6-7, 2009, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITC
                   1624: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                   1625: 
                   1626: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2009](http://www.k-of.jp/), there was a NetBSD
                   1627: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1628: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1629: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) with IIJ SEIL/X1(evbmips64), IIJ
                   1630: SEIL/B1(evbarm), NSLU2(evbarm), dreamcast+ISA bus+IDE DiskDrive
                   1631: extension, tadpole(sparc), USL-5P+USB LCD(landisk), Link
                   1632: Station(sandpoint), MacLC475upgrade(mac68k),
                   1633: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1634: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), BSD daemon statue gadgets demonstration and
                   1635: BSDBOF (EuroBSDCon2009 report by msaitoh).
                   1636: 
1.8       wiki     1637: ### `Oct 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Tokyo/Fall
1.2       wiki     1638: 
                   1639: *Oct. 30-31, 2009, [Nihon Kogakuin College 12th
                   1640: build.](http://www.neec.ac.jp/access/kmt.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                   1641: 
                   1642: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   1643: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1644: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1645: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [USB-LCD driver for
                   1646: NetBSD](http://www.naobsd.org/udl/) on
                   1647: [USL-5P](http://www.iodata.jp/product/hdd/lanhdd/usl-5p/index.htm) and
                   1648: [LS-S250L](http://buffalo.jp/products/catalog/storage/ls-sl/),
                   1649: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1650: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [tadpole GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/) gadgets
                   1651: demonstration and BSD BOF.
                   1652: 
1.8       wiki     1653: ### `Sep 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Okinawa
1.2       wiki     1654: 
                   1655: *Sep. 26, 2009, [Okinawa Convention
                   1656: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                   1657: Okinawa, Japan*
                   1658: 
                   1659: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   1660: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1661: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1662: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) . There was gadgets
                   1663: demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1664: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1665: 
1.8       wiki     1666: ### `Sep 2009` - EuroBSDCon 2009
1.2       wiki     1667: 
                   1668: *Sep. 18-20, 2009, University of Cambridge, England..*
                   1669: 
                   1670: EuroBSDcon 2009, the european technical conference for people working on
                   1671: and with 4.4BSD based operating systems, was held on Sept 19-20th 2009
                   1672: at the University of Cambridge, England. One day of Tutorials preceded
                   1673: the conference on Sept 18th.
                   1674: 
                   1675: For more information about EuroBSDCon 2009 visit the website
1.8       wiki     1676: [](http://2009.EuroBSDCon.org/).
1.2       wiki     1677: 
1.8       wiki     1678: ### `Aug 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Nagoya
1.2       wiki     1679: 
                   1680: *Aug. 22, 2009, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan*
                   1681: 
                   1682: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   1683: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1684: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1685: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   1686: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There were gadget demonstrations (
                   1687: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1688: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1689: 
1.8       wiki     1690: ### `Aug 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Niigata
1.2       wiki     1691: 
                   1692: *Aug. 1, 2009, Niigata University of International and Information
                   1693: Studies, Niigata, Japan*
                   1694: 
                   1695: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   1696: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-niigata/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1697: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1698: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Echigo BSD Users
                   1699: Group](http://www.ebug.jp/) . There was gadgets demonstration (
                   1700: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1701: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) and [FuguIta - OpenBSD LiveCD with 1seg
                   1702: tuner](http://kaw.ath.cx/openbsd/index.php?en%2FLiveCD). ).
                   1703: 
1.8       wiki     1704: ### `Jul 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Kansai
1.2       wiki     1705: 
                   1706: *Jul. 10-11, 2009, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan*
                   1707: 
                   1708: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   1709: Kansai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-kansai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1710: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1711: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1712: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There was gadgets power consumption
                   1713: demonstration ( [Atari TT030](../ports/atari/), [BeBox (stop at
                   1714: bootloader:need S3 Video Card)](../ports/bebox/), [MSI Wind Notebook and
                   1715: VAIO Type P](../ports/amd64/), [cobalt QUBE2 and Cache RAQ2 with
                   1716: Zope](../ports/cobalt/), [gumstix music player sings OpenBSD
                   1717: song](../ports/evbarm/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1718: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1719: [Linkstation:sandpoint](../ports/evbarm/),
                   1720: [OpenBSD/zaurus](http://www.openbsd.org/zaurus.html), [DragonFlyBSD with
                   1721: hammer](http://www.dragonflybsd.org/), [SGI O2](../ports/sgimips/), [IBM
                   1722: PReP](../ports/prep/), CPU Load average x 16 LED Meterboard with
                   1723: libFT245, bc benchmark time x electricity consumption = energy
                   1724: efficiency graph with all BSD machines. ).
                   1725: 
1.8       wiki     1726: ### `Jul 2009` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     1727: 
                   1728: *Jul 4, 2009, [The University of
                   1729: Tokyo](http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/campusmap/cam01_04_03_j.html), Tokyo,
                   1730: Japan*
                   1731: 
                   1732: See [this
                   1733: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting11.html.en)
                   1734: for meeting information.
                   1735: 
                   1736: BOF with 39 attendances: pkgsrc updates, workarounds for VAIO Type P,
                   1737: AsiaBSDCon reports, eXecute In Place (XIP), gumstix, IA64 , SheevaPlug,
                   1738: USB Wireless LAN drivers, NetBSD - Now, 6.0 and Future, PGP key sign
                   1739: party.
                   1740: 
1.8       wiki     1741: ### `Jul 2009` - Open Source World 2009
1.2       wiki     1742: 
                   1743: *Jul. 1-2, 2009, Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan*
                   1744: 
                   1745: At the [Open Source World 2009](http://www.idg.co.jp/expo/osw/2009/) ,
                   1746: there was a NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1747: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) . There was gadgets power
                   1748: consumption demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1749: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ) and [tadpole
                   1750: GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/).
                   1751: 
1.8       wiki     1752: ### `Jun 2009` - LinuxTag 2009
1.2       wiki     1753: 
                   1754: *June 24-27 2009, Berlin, Germany*
                   1755: 
                   1756: The annual [LinuxTag](http://www.linuxtag.org/2009/en.html) conference
                   1757: took place from 24th until 27th of June 2009 at the Berlin fairground
                   1758: under the radio tower. NetBSD was sharing a booth with the other BSD
                   1759: systems at the exhibition.
                   1760: 
1.8       wiki     1761: ### `Jun 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Hokkaido
1.2       wiki     1762: 
                   1763: *Jun. 20, 2009, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   1764: 
                   1765: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   1766: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1767: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1768: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Northern land BSD
                   1769: Users Group](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/) with many hpc{
                   1770: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1771: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } , [NetBSD/evbmips on
                   1772: BBR-4MG](../ports/evbmips/), Twitter ticker monitor on 78K0 board via
                   1773: USB Serial, [NetBSD/evbarm on Armadillo-9](../ports/evbarm/) with
                   1774: VT-220J, [NetBSD/sparc on SparcStation Classic](../ports/sparc/),
                   1775: [NetBSD/evbarm on BeagleBoard (working in progress,not boot
                   1776: yet)](../ports/evbarm/).
                   1777: 
1.8       wiki     1778: ### `May 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Shimane
1.2       wiki     1779: 
                   1780: *May 16, 2009, [MATSUE
                   1781: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                   1782: 
                   1783: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   1784: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1785: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1786: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/). There were gadget
                   1787: demonstrations ( [SONY VAIO type P](../ports/i386/),
                   1788: [RaQ2:cobalt](../ports/cobalt/), [Armadillo9:evbarm](../ports/evbarm/),
                   1789: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1790: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1791: 
1.8       wiki     1792: ### `May 2009` - BSDCan 2009
1.2       wiki     1793: 
                   1794: *May 8-9, 2009, Ottawa, Canada.*
                   1795: 
                   1796: [BSDCan 2009](http://www.bsdcan.org/) was held on 8-9 May 2009 at the
                   1797: University of Ottawa, and was preceded by two days of tutorials on 6-7
                   1798: May 2009.
                   1799: 
1.8       wiki     1800: ### `Mar 2009` - CeBIT 2009
1.2       wiki     1801: 
                   1802: *March 3-8, 2009, Hannover, Germany*
                   1803: 
                   1804: The NetBSD project had a joint booth with the FreeBSD project at
                   1805: [CeBIT](http://www.cebit.de/), the large b2b trade fair held in
                   1806: Hannover, Germany.
                   1807: 
1.8       wiki     1808: ### `Mar 2009` - AsiaBSDCon 2009
1.2       wiki     1809: 
                   1810: *Mar 12-15, 2009, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                   1811: 
                   1812: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2009.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users and
                   1813: developers on BSD based systems. The conference is for anyone
                   1814: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                   1815: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
                   1816: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                   1817: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   1818: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   1819: [Antti Kantee:Environmental Independance:BSD Kernel TCP/IP in
                   1820: Userspace](http://2009.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P5A)
                   1821: ([Report](http://journal.mycom.co.jp/articles/2009/03/30/asiabsdcon4/index.html)),
                   1822: and [NetBSD
                   1823: BoF](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-jp/2009/02/15/msg000018.html)
                   1824: was held on Mar 13,2009 17:30-19:00. [AsiaBSDCon 2009
                   1825: papers](http://2009.asiabsdcon.org/live/) and
                   1826: [presentations](http://www.youtube.com/bsdconferences) are available.
                   1827: 
1.8       wiki     1828: ### `Feb 2009` - Southern California Linux Expo
1.2       wiki     1829: 
                   1830: *Feb 20-22, 2009, Los Angeles, CA*
                   1831: 
1.8       wiki     1832: The NetBSD project was represented by A.KML and A.DAVID at [SCALE
                   1833: 7x](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/), the 7th annual Southern California
                   1834: Linux Expo, which took place February 20-22, 2009 at The Westin Los
                   1835: Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California.
1.2       wiki     1836: 
1.8       wiki     1837: ### `Feb 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki     1838: 
                   1839: *Feb. 20-21, 2009, [Japan Electronics
                   1840: College](http://www.jec.ac.jp/access/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   1841: 
                   1842: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   1843: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-spring/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1844: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1845: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [VAIO type
                   1846: P](http://www.vaio.sony.co.jp/Products/P1/) with NetBSD, [tadpole
                   1847: GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/) and many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1848: [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1849: 
1.8       wiki     1850: ### `Feb 2009` - FOSDEM 2009
1.2       wiki     1851: 
                   1852: NetBSD was present at FOSDEM on Feb 7-8 2009 in Brussels, Belgium.
                   1853: FOSDEM is a free and non-commercial event organised by the community for
                   1854: the community.
                   1855: 
1.8       wiki     1856: ### `Feb 2009` - DCBSDCon 2009
1.2       wiki     1857: 
                   1858: *Feb. 5-6, 2009, Washington, D.C.*
                   1859: 
1.8       wiki     1860: For information, visit [](http://www.dcbsdcon.org/).
1.2       wiki     1861: 
1.8       wiki     1862: ### `Jan 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Sendai
1.2       wiki     1863: 
                   1864: *Jan. 24, 2009, [Tohoku Computer
                   1865: College](http://www.jc-21.ac.jp/map/index.shtml), Sendai, Japan*
                   1866: 
                   1867: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   1868: Sendai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-sendai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1869: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1870: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1871: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1872: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1873: 
1.8       wiki     1874: ### `Dec 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 Fukuoka
1.2       wiki     1875: 
                   1876: *Dec. 13, 2008, [Humanities and Social Sciences Center,Fukuoka
                   1877: University](http://www.fukuoka-u.ac.jp/unv_gide/access/cmps_map1.html),
                   1878: Fukuoka, Japan*
                   1879: 
                   1880: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   1881: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1882: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1883: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1884: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1885: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets and USB Camera demonstration.
                   1886: 
1.8       wiki     1887: ### `Nov 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 Okinawa
1.2       wiki     1888: 
                   1889: *Nov. 29, 2008, [Okinawa Industory Support
                   1890: Center](http://www.okinawa-sangyoushien.co.jp/), Okinawa, Japan*
                   1891: 
                   1892: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   1893: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1894: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1895: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1896: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1897: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1898: 
1.8       wiki     1899: ### `Nov 2008` - meetBSD California '08
1.2       wiki     1900: 
                   1901: *Nov. 15-16, 2008, Mountain View, California*
                   1902: 
1.8       wiki     1903: For information, visit [](http://www.meetbsd.com/).
1.2       wiki     1904: 
1.8       wiki     1905: ### `Nov 2008` - Kansai OpenSource 2008
1.2       wiki     1906: 
                   1907: *Nov. 7-8, 2008, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITC
                   1908: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                   1909: 
                   1910: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2008](http://www.k-of.jp/), there was a NetBSD
                   1911: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1912: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1913: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) with [tadpole
                   1914: GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/), [Linkstation:sandpoint](../ports/evbarm/),
                   1915: [PCBSD on Xen](../ports/xen/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1916: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1917: [LC475](../ports/mac68k/),
                   1918: [OpenBSD/zaurus](http://www.openbsd.org/zaurus.html),
                   1919: [DragonFlyBSD](http://www.dragonflybsd.org/), [Servo motor realtime
                   1920: control via USB audio](http://rogiken.org/daemon/works.html) gadgets
                   1921: demonstration and BSDBOF.
                   1922: 
1.8       wiki     1923: ### `Oct 2008` - EuroBSDCon 2008
1.2       wiki     1924: 
                   1925: *Oct. 18-19, 2008, Strasbourg, France*
                   1926: 
                   1927: EuroBSDcon 2008, the european technical conference for people working on
                   1928: and with 4.4BSD based operating systems, was held on October 18-19th
                   1929: 2008 at the University of Strasbourg in France. Two days of Tutorials
                   1930: preceded the conference on Oct. 16-17th.
                   1931: 
                   1932: For more information about EuroBSDCon 2008 visit the website
1.8       wiki     1933: [](http://2008.EuroBSDCon.org/).
1.2       wiki     1934: 
1.8       wiki     1935: ### `Oct 2008` - NetBSD developers summit @ NYCBSDCon 2008
1.2       wiki     1936: 
                   1937: *Oct 10, 2008, Columbia University, NY, NY, USA*
                   1938: 
                   1939: A NetBSD developer's summit was held on Friday, October 10th, 2008. The
                   1940: event was sponsored by and leads up to that year's NYCBSDCon and took
                   1941: place at Columbia University on the island of Manhattan in New York
                   1942: City, NY, USA. The event was *open to the public*.
                   1943: 
1.8       wiki     1944: ### `Oct 2008` - NYCBSDCon 2008
1.2       wiki     1945: 
                   1946: *Oct 11-12, 2008, Columbia University, NY, NY, USA*
                   1947: 
                   1948: The third BSD Conference organized by the [NYC BSD User
                   1949: Group](http://www.nycbug.org) took place in New York City on October
                   1950: 11th and 12th, 2008.
                   1951: 
                   1952: More information about NYCBSDCon 2008 is available at
1.8       wiki     1953: [](http://www.nycbsdcon.org/2008/).
1.2       wiki     1954: 
                   1955: Coinciding with the conference was the 12th NetBSD Hackathon being held.
                   1956: 
1.8       wiki     1957: ### `Oct 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 Tokyo/Fall
1.2       wiki     1958: 
                   1959: *Oct. 3-4, 2008, [Ota City Industrial
                   1960: Plaza](http://www.pio-ota.jp/english/access.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                   1961: 
                   1962: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   1963: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1964: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1965: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [tadpole
                   1966: GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/), [LinkStation:sandpoint](../ports/evbarm/),
                   1967: [PCBSD on Xen](../ports/xen/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1968: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/) gadgets
                   1969: demonstration and BSD BOF(OpenBSD,NetBSD, [76th IETF
                   1970: Hiroshima](http://www.wide.ad.jp/news/press/20080804-IETF-e.html),
                   1971: [Itojun Service
                   1972: Award](http://www.wide.ad.jp/news/press/20080912-itojun-fund-j.html) ).
                   1973: 
1.8       wiki     1974: ### `Sep 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 in Shimane
1.2       wiki     1975: 
                   1976: *Sep. 12-13, 2008, [MATSUE
                   1977: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                   1978: 
                   1979: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   1980: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1981: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1982: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/). There were gadget
                   1983: demonstrations ( [dynabook/SS:amd64](../ports/amd64/),
                   1984: [Armadillo9:evbarm](../ports/evbarm/),
                   1985: [HP712/80:hp700](../ports/hp700/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1986: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1987: [SL-C3200:zaurus](../ports/zaurus/),
                   1988: [LaVie/G:OpenSolaris](http://www.solaris.com/), and
                   1989: [chumby](http://www.chumby.com/) ).
                   1990: 
1.8       wiki     1991: ### `Aug 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 in Nagoya
1.2       wiki     1992: 
                   1993: *Aug. 9, 2008, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan*
                   1994: 
                   1995: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   1996: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1997: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1998: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   1999: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There were gadget demonstrations (
                   2000: [RaQ2:cobalt](../ports/cobalt/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   2001: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2002: [HP712/80:hp700](../ports/hp700/),
                   2003: [OpenBSD/zaurus](http://www.openbsd.org/zaurus.html), [Speecys Robot:
                   2004: NetBSD/sh3](http://www.speecys.com/), [samtk](http://www.samtk.org/) ).
                   2005: 
1.8       wiki     2006: ### `Jul 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 in Kansai
1.2       wiki     2007: 
                   2008: *Jul. 18-19, 2008, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan*
                   2009: 
                   2010: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2011: Kansai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-kansai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2012: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2013: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) . There were gadgets power
                   2014: consumption demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   2015: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2016: [alpha](../ports/alpha/), [SGI O2](../ports/sgimips/) ), Miku Hatsune
                   2017: paper doll with Six servo moters controlled by USB audio, libFT245 with
                   2018: USB, BeBox, Squeak on hpcmips, OneSeg TV recording with hpcmips, bc
                   2019: benchmark time x electricity consumption = energy efficiency graph with
                   2020: all BSD machines.
                   2021: 
1.8       wiki     2022: ### `Jul 2008` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     2023: 
                   2024: *Jul 5, 2008, [The University of
                   2025: Tokyo](http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/campusmap/cam01_04_03_j.html), Tokyo,
                   2026: Japan*
                   2027: 
                   2028: BOF with 52 attendances: NetBSD/sparc64 SMP, NetBSD/BBR-4MG
                   2029: evbmips(ADM5120), NetBSD/DLX - CPU implementation on FPGA, OpenRoads -
                   2030: Open Robot Operation And Design Specification, AsiaBSDCon2009, pkgsrc
                   2031: update, KURO-BOX/PRO MB88F5182, Toolchain and "mknative", EeePC, NetBSD
                   2032: - Now, 5.0 and Future, PGP key sign party.
                   2033: 
1.8       wiki     2034: ### `Jun 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 in Hokkaido
1.2       wiki     2035: 
                   2036: *Jun. 28, 2008, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   2037: 
                   2038: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2039: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2040: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2041: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2042: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2043: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration, VT-220J, USL-5P with 3
                   2044: one-seg TV tuners, NetBSD/BBR-4MG .
                   2045: 
1.8       wiki     2046: ### `Jun 2008` - pkgsrcCon 2008
1.2       wiki     2047: 
                   2048: *Jun 13-15, 2008, Technical University of Berlin*
                   2049: 
                   2050: The fifth annual pkgsrcCon convened in Berlin, Germany on June 13 to 15,
                   2051: 2008. pkgsrcCon is a technical conference for people working on the
                   2052: [NetBSD Packages Collection
                   2053: (pkgsrc)](http://www.NetBSD.org/docs/software/packages.html), focusing
                   2054: on existing technologies, research projects, and works-in-progress in
                   2055: pkgsrc infrastructure.
                   2056: 
                   2057: More information about pkgsrcCon 2008 is available at
1.8       wiki     2058: [](http://www.pkgsrccon.org/2008/).
1.2       wiki     2059: 
1.8       wiki     2060: ### `May 2008` - BSDCan 2008
1.2       wiki     2061: 
                   2062: *May 16-17, 2008, University of Ottawa, Canada*
                   2063: 
                   2064: BSDCan is a BSD conference held in Ottawa, for people working on and
                   2065: with 4.4BSD based operating systems and related projects. The organizers
                   2066: have found a formula that appeals to a wide range of people from extreme
                   2067: novices to advanced developers.
                   2068: 
                   2069: For more information about BSDCan 2008 visit
1.8       wiki     2070: [](http://www.BSDCan.org/2008/).
1.2       wiki     2071: 
1.8       wiki     2072: ### `Apr 2008` - BSDCon Barcelona 2008
1.2       wiki     2073: 
1.8       wiki     2074: *Apr 19-20, 2008, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona,
1.2       wiki     2075: Spain*
                   2076: 
                   2077: For more information about BSDCon Barcelona '08 visit
1.8       wiki     2078: [](http://bcn.bsdcon.net/).
1.2       wiki     2079: 
1.8       wiki     2080: ### `Apr 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 Nagaoka
1.2       wiki     2081: 
                   2082: *Apr. 12, 2008, [Nagaoka University of
                   2083: Technology.](http://www.nagaokaut.ac.jp/j/), Niigata, Japan*
                   2084: 
                   2085: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2086: Nagaoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-nagaoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2087: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2088: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2089: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2090: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration, NetBSD/Playstation3,
                   2091: USB OneSeg TV tuner (DUS-01).
                   2092: 
1.8       wiki     2093: ### `Mar 2008` - Frühjahrsfachgespräch (FFG) of the German Unix User Group
1.2       wiki     2094: 
                   2095: *March 11-14, 2008, University of Munich, Germany*
                   2096: 
                   2097: The FFG is an annual meeting for professional users of Unix, networking
                   2098: technologies and IT security.
                   2099: 
                   2100: For more information about FFG 2008 visit
1.8       wiki     2101: [](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2008/)
1.2       wiki     2102: 
1.8       wiki     2103: ### `Mar 2008` - AsiaBSDCon 2008
1.2       wiki     2104: 
                   2105: *Mar 27-30, 2008, Tokyo, Japan*
                   2106: 
                   2107: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users and
                   2108: developers on BSD based systems. The conference is for anyone
                   2109: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                   2110: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
                   2111: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                   2112: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   2113: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   2114: AsiaBSDCon2008 was held with over 170 attendances. [[Paper/Slide
                   2115: List](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/papers/index.html),
                   2116: [photographs](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/photo/0327/index.html)]
                   2117: 
                   2118: [NetBSD Discussion:](http://www.NetBSD.org/~uebayasi/abc2008bof.txt)
                   2119: Cherry G.Mathew:NetBSD/ia64, Hiroki Doshita and Masahiko Yasuoka: [npppd
                   2120: and pipex](http://www.seil.jp/download/eng/), Toshiaki Nozawa [Speecys
                   2121: Corp.](http://www.speecys.com/) :NetBSD/Robots, Masao Uebayashi:MIPS N32
                   2122: ABI support and OCTEON on [SEIL/X](http://www.seil.jp/download/eng/).
                   2123: 
                   2124: Paper Session (NetBSD-related content): Christoph Badura: [Gaols:
                   2125: Implementing Jails Under the kauth
                   2126: Framework](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P3A), Antti Kantee:
                   2127: [Send and Recieve of File System Protocols: Userspace Approach With
                   2128: puffs](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P4B), Kristaps
                   2129: Džonsons: [Logical Resource Isolation in the NetBSD
                   2130: Kernel](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P5A) [detail:
                   2131: [mult](http://mult.bsd.lv/)] , Alistair Crooks: [A Portable iSCSI
1.8       wiki     2132: Initiator](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P6A), Jörg
1.2       wiki     2133: Sonnenberger and Jared D.McNeill: [Sleeping Beauty - NetBSD on Modern
                   2134: Laptops](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P9A)
                   2135: [[Presentation](./presentations/)] .
                   2136: 
                   2137: Mini Talk: M.Warner Losh: FreeBSD/mips, Alistair Crooks: Three roadmaps
                   2138: for NetBSD development through 5.0 and 6.0 - this will cover storage,
                   2139: networking and virtualisation.
1.8       wiki     2140: ### `Feb 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki     2141: 
                   2142: *Feb. 29-Mar. 1, 2008, [Japan Electronics
                   2143: College.](http://www.jec.ac.jp/college/access.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                   2144: 
                   2145: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2146: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-spring/) , there was a NetBSD
                   2147: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2148: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2149: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2150: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) [NetBSD/i386 on Asus
                   2151: EeePC](../ports/i386/netbook.html) } gadgets demonstration and
                   2152: [Speecys](http://www.speecys.com/) Robots.
                   2153: 
1.8       wiki     2154: ### `Feb 2008` - FOSDEM 2008
1.2       wiki     2155: 
                   2156: *Feb 23-24, 2008, Brussels, Belgium*
                   2157: 
                   2158: NetBSD has had a booth at the FOSDEM on Feb 23-24 2008 in Brussels,
                   2159: Belgium. FOSDEM is a free and non-commercial event organised by the
                   2160: community for the community. The NetBSD booth was manned by Thomas
1.8       wiki     2161: Reisky <doppelhertz@bsdgroup.de>.
1.2       wiki     2162: 
1.8       wiki     2163: ### `Feb 2008` - SCALE 6x
1.2       wiki     2164: 
                   2165: *Feb. 9-10, 2007, Los Angeles, USA*
                   2166: 
1.8       wiki     2167: The NetBSD project was represented by A.KML and A.DAVID at [SCALE
                   2168: 6x](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/), the 6th annual Southern California
                   2169: Linux Expo, which took place February 9-10, 2008 at The Westin Los
                   2170: Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California.
1.2       wiki     2171: 
1.8       wiki     2172: ### `Dec 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 Fukuoka
1.2       wiki     2173: 
                   2174: *Dec. 8, 2007, [ASC BUILD.](http://www.kma.ne.jp/asc/), Fukuoka, Japan*
                   2175: 
                   2176: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2177: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2178: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2179: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2180: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2181: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2182: 
1.8       wiki     2183: ### `Nov 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 Okinawa
1.2       wiki     2184: 
                   2185: *Nov. 17, 2007, [Okiden Fureai
                   2186: Hall](http://www.okiden.co.jp/corporate/branch/naha.html), Okinawa,
                   2187: Japan*
                   2188: 
                   2189: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2190: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2191: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2192: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2193: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2194: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2195: 
1.8       wiki     2196: ### Nov 2007 - come2linux: Linux-days Essen 2007
1.2       wiki     2197: 
                   2198: *November 10-11th 2007, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany*
                   2199: 
                   2200: NetBSD was present at *come2linux*, the Linux-days Essen 2007. There was
                   2201: a joint BSD booth, the NetBSD part was manned by Stefan Klose, Julian
                   2202: Suschlik and Karsten Kruse.
                   2203: 
1.8       wiki     2204: ### `Nov 2007` - Kansai OpenSource 2007
1.2       wiki     2205: 
                   2206: *Nov. 9-10, 2007, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITC
                   2207: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                   2208: 
                   2209: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2007](http://www.k-of.jp/), there was a NetBSD
                   2210: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2211: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [Mac LCIII+475
                   2212: upgrade](../ports/mac68k/), [iBook](../ports/macppc/) with [Servo motor
                   2213: realtime control via USB audio](http://rogiken.org/daemon/works.html),
                   2214: [Zaurus C3200](../ports/zaurus/), many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2215: [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2216: 
1.8       wiki     2217: ### `Oct 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 Niigata
1.2       wiki     2218: 
                   2219: *Oct. 27, 2007, [NIIGATA TERRSA](http://www.n-terrsa.jp/access/),
                   2220: Niigata, Japan*
                   2221: 
                   2222: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2223: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-niigata/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2224: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2225: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2226: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2227: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2228: 
1.8       wiki     2229: ### `Oct 2007` - Systems Munich
1.2       wiki     2230: 
                   2231: NetBSD was present at the Open Source Pavillon (hall B2, booth 110-2) at
                   2232: the [Systems](http://www.systems-world.de/) Computer Fair in Munich,
                   2233: Germany, from October 23rd to 26th. The booth is sponsored and organized
                   2234: by [Computer- und Literaturverlag](http://www.cul.de/).
                   2235: 
1.8       wiki     2236: ### `Oct 2007` - First Turkish Conference on BSD Systems
1.2       wiki     2237: 
                   2238: *Oct. 19-20, 2007, Sultanahmet Campus Marmara University, Istanbul,
                   2239: Turkey*
                   2240: 
                   2241: BSDConTR was the first conference on BSD systems in Turkey. The
                   2242: conference was organized in full cooperation with EnderUNIX Software
                   2243: Development team, which is largely known as its ongoing support for BSD
                   2244: systems in Turkey, and its open source projects and Marmara University.
                   2245: 
1.8       wiki     2246: More information on BSDConTR at [](http://www.bsdcontr.org/)
1.2       wiki     2247: 
1.8       wiki     2248: ### `Oct 2007` - Brandenburger Linux-Infotag
1.2       wiki     2249: 
                   2250: The Brandenburg Linux-Infotag was held on Oct 20th 2007 at the FH
                   2251: Brandenburg, Germany. The NetBSD project was represented with an own
                   2252: booth, and Stefan Schumacher was there to answer questions. For more
                   2253: information, see the [event's
                   2254: homepage](http://www.linuxinfotag-brb.de/).
                   2255: 
1.8       wiki     2256: ### `Oct 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 Tokyo/Fall
1.2       wiki     2257: 
                   2258: *Oct. 5-6, 2007, [Ota City Industrial
                   2259: Plaza](http://www.pio-ota.jp/english/access.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                   2260: 
                   2261: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2262: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2263: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2264: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with
                   2265: [X68030](../ports/x68k/) with [Nereid](http://xps.jp/), many hpc{
                   2266: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2267: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration and [IPv6 and Security
                   2268: Presentation by
                   2269: itojun](http://www.itojun.org/paper/itojun-200710-ospn-tokyo/mgp00001.html).
                   2270: 
1.8       wiki     2271: ### `Sep 2007` - EuroBSDCon 2007
1.2       wiki     2272: 
                   2273: *Sep. 14-15, 2007, Copenhagen, Denmark*
                   2274: 
                   2275: The sixth annual European BSD Conference, EuroBSDCon 2007, was held on
                   2276: September 14-15th 2007 at Symbion Science Park in Copenhagen, Denmark.
                   2277: Two days of Tutorials preceeded the Conference on Sep 12-13th.
                   2278: 
                   2279: For more information about EuroBSDCon 2007 visit the website
1.8       wiki     2280: [](http://2007.EuroBSDCon.org/).
1.2       wiki     2281: 
1.8       wiki     2282: ### Aug 2007 - Chaos Communications Camp 2007
1.2       wiki     2283: 
                   2284: The Chaos Communications Camp is the summer event of the Chaos Computer
                   2285: Club. It was held from August 8th to 12th at the Airport Museum
                   2286: Finowfurt near Berlin, Germany. See the event's
                   2287: [homepage](http://events.ccc.de/camp/2007/) for more information.
                   2288: 
1.8       wiki     2289: ### `Jul 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 in Kansai
1.2       wiki     2290: 
                   2291: *Jul. 20-21, 2007, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan*
                   2292: 
                   2293: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2294: Kansai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-kansai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2295: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2296: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   2297: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There were gadgets power
                   2298: consumption demonstration ( [amd64](../ports/amd64/),
                   2299: [alpha](../ports/alpha/), [evbarm](../ports/evbarm/),
                   2300: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2301: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [news68k](../ports/news68k/),
                   2302: [newsmips](../ports/newsmips/), [sandpoint](../ports/sandpoint/),
                   2303: [sgimips](../ports/sgimips/), [xen](../ports/xen/),
                   2304: [OpenBSD/zaurus](http://www.OpenBSD.org/zaurus.html) ) and [BSD
                   2305: BOF](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-kansai/modules/eguide/event.php?eid=52)
                   2306: ( [Servo motor realtime control via USB
                   2307: audio](http://rogiken.org/daemon/works.html), [Apache
                   2308: Geronimo](http://geronimo.apache.org/), [NetBSD and
                   2309: Java](http://www.yagoto-urayama.jp/~oshimaya/netbsd/netbsd-java/index.html)
                   2310: ).
                   2311: 
                   2312: [A report with some
                   2313: photos](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/2007/osc2007-kansai/index.html) is
                   2314: available.
                   2315: 
1.8       wiki     2316: ### Jul 2007 - Chaos Singularity (CoSin) 2007
1.2       wiki     2317: 
                   2318: *Jul. 6-8, 2007, Bremgarten AG, Switzerland*
                   2319: 
                   2320: The Chaos Singularity 2007 was an event organized by swiss groups which
                   2321: organizationally or by content are related to the CCC (Chaos Computer
                   2322: Club). This event took place from July 6th to 8th at the cultural center
                   2323: of Bremgarten ([KuZeB](http://www.kuzeb.ch)) in the canton of Aargau,
                   2324: Switzerland.
                   2325: 
                   2326: There was a BSD booth at the CoSin 2007, also representing NetBSD. A
                   2327: report was posted to the
                   2328: [regional-de](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-de/2007/07/09/0000.html)
                   2329: mailing list.
                   2330: 
1.8       wiki     2331: ### `Jul 2007` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     2332: 
                   2333: *Jul 7, 2007, [The University of
                   2334: Tokyo](http://www.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp/epage/public/map/e25-j.html), Tokyo,
                   2335: Japan*
                   2336: 
                   2337: See [this
                   2338: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting9.html) for
                   2339: meeting information. Talking about ColdFire,
                   2340: [MobileIPv6](https://op-ha.nautilus6.org/), [Type 0 Routing Header
                   2341: issue](http://www.kame.net/newsletter/20070502/index.html), update
                   2342: net80211 and Atheros, pkgsrc,
                   2343: [NetBSD/playstation3](http://www.ki.nu/hardware/.ps3/files/20070707/),
                   2344: [build status](ftp://ftp.ki.nu/pub/NetBSD-daily/HEAD/map/index.html),
                   2345: automake to BSD make converter, NetBSD - Now, 4.0 and Future, PGP key
                   2346: sign party.
                   2347: 
1.8       wiki     2348: ### `Jun 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 in Hokkaido
1.2       wiki     2349: 
                   2350: *Jun. 30, 2007, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan*
                   2351: 
                   2352: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2353: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2354: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2355: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2356: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2357: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration, Internet Radio Player
                   2358: on USL-5P, NetBSD/Armadillo-9.
                   2359: 
1.8       wiki     2360: ### May 2007 - Linuxtag Berlin
1.2       wiki     2361: 
                   2362: LinuxTag 2007 opened its doors from May 30 to June 2, 2007 at the Berlin
                   2363: Expo Center under the Funkturm in Berlin, Germany. The event featured
                   2364: many talks about Open Source, Linux and there was a [full
                   2365: BSD-track](http://www.linuxtag.org/2007/en/conf/events/vp-freitag.html)
                   2366: at the
                   2367: [BSD-Day](http://www.linuxtag.org/2007/de/community/workshops/bsd-day.html)
                   2368: this year, too. Besides the talks there was a large exhibition fair, and
                   2369: the NetBSD project was among the BSD projects, which had a joint booth.
                   2370: BSD talks included Hubert Feyrer's NetBSD status report.
                   2371: 
                   2372: See the [Linuxtag homepage](http://www.linuxtag.org/2007/) for more
                   2373: information.
                   2374: 
1.8       wiki     2375: ### `May 2007` - BSDCan 2007
1.2       wiki     2376: 
                   2377: *May 18-19, 2007, Ottawa, Canada*
                   2378: 
                   2379: In just three short years, BSDCan, a BSD conference held in Ottawa, has
                   2380: quickly established itself as the technical conference for people
                   2381: working on and with 4.4BSD based operating systems and related projects.
                   2382: The organizers have found a fantastic formula that appeals to a wide
                   2383: range of people from extreme novices to advanced developers.
                   2384: 
                   2385: That year, BSDCan 2007 was held on 18-19 May 2007 at University of
                   2386: Ottawa, and was preceded by two days of Tutorials on 16-17 May 2007.
                   2387: 
                   2388: For more information about BSDCan 2007 visit
1.8       wiki     2389: [](http://www.BSDCan.org/2007/).
1.2       wiki     2390: 
1.8       wiki     2391: ### `Apr 2007` - pkgsrcCon 2007
1.2       wiki     2392: 
                   2393: *Apr. 27-29, 2007, Barcelona, Spain*
                   2394: 
                   2395: The fourth annual pkgsrcCon will convene in Barcelona, Spain on April 27
                   2396: to 29, 2007. pkgsrcCon is a technical conference for people working on
                   2397: the [NetBSD Packages Collection
                   2398: (pkgsrc)](http://www.NetBSD.org/docs/software/packages.html), focusing
                   2399: on existing technologies, research projects, and works-in-progress in
                   2400: pkgsrc infrastructure. Developers, contributors, and users are all
                   2401: welcome to attend.
                   2402: 
                   2403: More information about pkgsrcCon 2007 is available at
1.8       wiki     2404: [](http://www.pkgsrccon.org/2007/).
1.2       wiki     2405: 
1.8       wiki     2406: ### `Mar 2007` - Linux-Infotag Augsburg
1.2       wiki     2407: 
                   2408: *Mar 24, 2007, Augsburg, Germany*
                   2409: 
                   2410: There will be a joint BSD booth at the Linux Infotag in Augsburg,
                   2411: including presence of the NetBSD project. The event offers some small
                   2412: expo space, and two tracks of talks, one with beginners in mind, the
                   2413: other one for advanced users. See [the event's
                   2414: homepage](http://www.luga.de/Aktionen/LIT-2007/) for more information.
                   2415: 
                   2416: P.S.: A report is available in [this
                   2417: mail](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2007/03/26/0000.html).
                   2418: 
1.8       wiki     2419: ### `Mar 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki     2420: 
                   2421: *Mar. 16-17, 2007, Tokyo, Japan*
                   2422: 
                   2423: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2424: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-spring/), there will be a
                   2425: NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2426: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2427: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2428: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration and
                   2429: [Speecys](http://www.speecys.com/) Robots.
                   2430: 
1.8       wiki     2431: ### `Mar 2007` - AsiaBSDCon 2007
1.2       wiki     2432: 
                   2433: *Mar. 8-11, 2007, Tokyo, Japan*
                   2434: 
                   2435: AsiaBSDCon is a conference for users and developers on BSD based
                   2436: systems. The conference is for anyone developing, deploying and using
                   2437: systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and
                   2438: MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical conference and aims to collect the
                   2439: best technical papers and presentations available to ensure that the
                   2440: latest developments in our open source community are shared with the
                   2441: widest possible audience.
                   2442: 
                   2443: Please contact secretary@asiabsdcon.org if you have any questions. The
                   2444: AsiaBSDCon 2007 timetable is available at
1.8       wiki     2445: [](http://2007.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html).
1.2       wiki     2446: 
1.8       wiki     2447: ### `Mar 2007` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage
1.2       wiki     2448: 
                   2449: *Mar. 3-4, 2007, Chemnitz*
                   2450: 
                   2451: NetBSD will have a booth and related talks at the Chemnitzer Linux-Tage
                   2452: (linux days) in Chemnitz, Germany. See
1.8       wiki     2453: [](http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de/2007/) for more information. If you
                   2454: want to help out manning the booth, please contact Hubert Feyrer
                   2455: <hubertf@NetBSD.org> for further details.
1.2       wiki     2456: 
1.8       wiki     2457: ### `Feb 2007` - GUUG spring talk
1.2       wiki     2458: 
                   2459: *Feb. 27-Mar. 2, 2007, Berlin, Germany*
                   2460: 
                   2461: The German Unix User Group will have it's annual spring talk
1.8       wiki     2462: (Frühjahrsfachgespräch) in Berlin this year. It will take place February
                   2463: 27-March 2, 2007, at the Freie Universität Berlin. There will be several
1.2       wiki     2464: talks about Unix and Unix-related topics, and one will be held by Stefan
                   2465: Schumacher on how to secure a NetBSD system using Systrace.
                   2466: 
                   2467: More information can be found at
1.8       wiki     2468: [](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2007/) and
                   2469: [](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2007/abstracts.html#3_7_1). The
                   2470: German language article can be found at:
                   2471: [](http://net-tex.dnsalias.org/~stefan/nt/netbsd/systrace.html).
1.2       wiki     2472: 
                   2473: Ignatios also
                   2474: [posted](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-de/2007/03/27/0000.html)
                   2475: his [slides (german
                   2476: language!)](http://theory.cs.uni-bonn.de/~ignatios/erlgrey-guug-ffg-2007.pdf).
                   2477: 
1.8       wiki     2478: ### `Feb 2007` - FOSDEM 2007
1.2       wiki     2479: 
                   2480: *Feb 24-25, 2007, Brussels, Belgium*
                   2481: 
                   2482: on February 24 and 25, the Free and Open source Software Developers'
                   2483: European Meeting (FOSDEM) takes place again at the Free University of
                   2484: Brussels, Belgium.
                   2485: 
                   2486: There will be a joint \*BSD booth with flyers, CD's, T-shirts and other
                   2487: merchandising, and the Xen demo machine (now upgraded to NetBSD
                   2488: 4.0\_BETA2 with Xen 3.x). Furthermore there are a lot of interesting
                   2489: talks, development rooms, a key signing event, etcetera. More
1.8       wiki     2490: information is available on [](http://www.fosdem.org).
1.2       wiki     2491: 
1.8       wiki     2492: ### `Feb 2007` - SCALE 5x
1.2       wiki     2493: 
                   2494: *Feb. 10-11, 2007, Los Angeles, USA*
                   2495: 
                   2496: [SCALE 5x](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/), the 5th annual Southern
                   2497: California Linux Expo, took place February 10-11, 2007, at The Westin
                   2498: Los Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California. The NetBSD Project had a
1.8       wiki     2499: booth at this event; see the reports by
                   2500: [A.KML](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2007/02/11/0000.html)
                   2501: and
                   2502: [A.JSCHAUMA](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2007/02/12/0000.html).
1.2       wiki     2503: 
1.8       wiki     2504: ### `Dec 2006` - BSDCon Chile 2006
1.2       wiki     2505: 
                   2506: *December 9, 2006, Universidad Diego Portales - Santiago, Chile.*
                   2507: 
                   2508: This is the first BSD related conference held in Chile (Latin America).
                   2509: Our main objective is to provide a place for BSD developers, users and
                   2510: Sysadmins to meet in Chile to share and interchange ideas, experiences,
                   2511: knowledge and in addition to socialize to construct future links to
                   2512: expand knowledge of BSD systems.
                   2513: 
                   2514: The conference is for anyone developing, administrating and using
                   2515: systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFlyBSD, Darwin, MacOS X
                   2516: and Solaris.
                   2517: 
                   2518: For more information, please [visit the
                   2519: website](http://www.bsd.cl/index.php/BSDCon2006).
                   2520: 
1.8       wiki     2521: ### `Dec 2006` - OpenSource Conference 2006 Okinawa
1.2       wiki     2522: 
                   2523: *December 2, 2006, Okinawa Industry Support Center,Japan*
                   2524: 
                   2525: At the [OpenSource Conference 2006
                   2526: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006-okinawa/) , there will be a NetBSD
                   2527: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2528: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2529: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2530: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2531: 
1.8       wiki     2532: ### `Nov 2006` - Hackathon
1.2       wiki     2533: 
                   2534: NetBSD will run another hackathon, primarily dedicated to get -current
                   2535: ready for the 4.0 re-branch. See the [Hackathon
                   2536: page](../community/hackathon.html) for details.
                   2537: 
1.8       wiki     2538: ### `Nov 2006` - LinuxDay Dornbirn, Austria
1.2       wiki     2539: 
                   2540: NetBSD will be present as part of the OpenSource community at the
                   2541: [LinuxDay in Dornbirn](http://www.linuxday.at/), Austria, on November
1.8       wiki     2542: 18th. Please contact Raphael Langerhorst <raphael@raphael.g-system.at>
                   2543: if you have any questions or want to help out.
1.2       wiki     2544: 
1.8       wiki     2545: ### `Nov 2006` - EuroBSDCon Milan
1.2       wiki     2546: 
                   2547: EuroBSDCon 2006, the European BSD Conference will be held November 10th
                   2548: - 12th 2006 in Milan, Italy. The
                   2549: [schedule](http://www.eurobsdcon.org/schedule.php) is up now, and it has
                   2550: quite a bit of NetBSD-related content:
                   2551: 
                   2552: -   Anders "Ragge" Magnusson: How to set an internet2 Landspeed record
1.8       wiki     2553: -   Jörg Sonnenberger: pkg\_install
1.2       wiki     2554: -   Alistair Crooks: iSCSI - beyond the hype
                   2555: -   NetBSD Security Enhancements: Elad Efrat
                   2556: -   Emmanuel Dreyfus: What's new in NetBSD?
                   2557: -   Brian A. Seklecki: A Scalable Framework for Compact Flash Booting
                   2558:     NetBSD Network Appliances
                   2559: -   Antti Kantee & Johannes Helander: Implementing Lightweight Routing
                   2560:     for BSD TCP/IP
                   2561: 
                   2562: Registration is open now. Please [see the
                   2563: website](http://www.eurobsdcon.org/) for more details!
                   2564: 
1.8       wiki     2565: ### `Oct 2006` - NYCBSDCon 2006
1.2       wiki     2566: 
                   2567: *Oct. 28-29, 2006, New York, NY, USA*
                   2568: 
                   2569: Building on last year's success, the [New York City \*BSD User
                   2570: Group](http://www.nycbug.org/) is organizing [NYCBSDCon
                   2571: 2006](http://nycbsdcon.org/). The
                   2572: [schedule](http://nycbsdcon.org/schedule) shows some speakers talking
                   2573: about NetBSD-related topics.
                   2574: 
1.8       wiki     2575: ### `Oct 2006` - Open Source Conference 2006 Tokyo/Fall
1.2       wiki     2576: 
                   2577: *Oct. 28, 2006, Tokyo, Japan*
                   2578: 
                   2579: At the [Open Source Conference 2006
                   2580: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006-fall/), there will be a NetBSD
                   2581: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2582: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2583: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2584: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2585: 
1.8       wiki     2586: ### `Oct 2006` - Systems Munich
1.2       wiki     2587: 
                   2588: NetBSD will be present at the Open Source Pavillon (hall A3, booth
                   2589: A3.542) at the [Systems](http://www.systems-world.de/) Computer Fair in
                   2590: Munich, Germany, from October 23rd to 27th. The booth is sponsored and
                   2591: organized by [Computer- und Literaturverlag](http://www.cul.de/) - if
                   2592: you want to join us in manning the booth, please contact Hubert Feyrer
1.8       wiki     2593: <hubertf@NetBSD.org>.
1.2       wiki     2594: 
                   2595: A report on the event is available
                   2596: [here](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/10/30/0001.html).
                   2597: 
1.8       wiki     2598: ### `Sep 2006` - Ohio Linuxfest
1.2       wiki     2599: 
                   2600: *Sep. 30, 2006, Columbus, Ohio, USA*
                   2601: 
                   2602: There will be a NetBSD booth at the 2006 [Ohio
1.8       wiki     2603: Linuxfest](http://www.ohiolinux.org/) Conference and Expo. Contact A.JRF
                   2604: <jrf@NetBSD.org> if you have any questions or want to help out at the
                   2605: booth.
1.2       wiki     2606: 
                   2607: A report of the event can be found
                   2608: [here](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/10/17/0000.html).
                   2609: 
1.8       wiki     2610: ### `Sep 2006` - NetBSD at Linux-days Essen 2006: come2linux
1.2       wiki     2611: 
                   2612: NetBSD will participate in the Linux-days in Essen, dubbed "come2linux".
                   2613: There will be a joint BSD booth, the NetBSD part will be manned by
1.8       wiki     2614: Menuhin Saitov <menuhin@web.de>, feel free to contact him about helping
                   2615: out at the booth or if you have any questions. A number of NetBSD CDs,
                   2616: NetBSD t-shirts etc. will be available at the booth, too.
1.2       wiki     2617: 
                   2618: The event takes place on September 9th and 10th 2006 at the Glaspavillon
                   2619: of the University of Duisburg-Essen. See
                   2620: [http://www.come2linux.org/](http://www.come2linux.org/) for more
                   2621: information.
                   2622: 
                   2623: A report on the event was [posted to the regional-de mailing
                   2624: list](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-de/2006/09/16/0000.html).
                   2625: 
1.8       wiki     2626: ### `Sep 2006` - NetBSD at Linux-kongress Nuremberg 2006
1.2       wiki     2627: 
                   2628: There will be a NetBSD booth at the Linux-Kongress in Nuremberg on
                   2629: September 7th and 8th at the University of Applied Sciences
                   2630: (Fachhochschule) Nuernberg. See
                   2631: [http://www.linux-kongress.org/](http://www.linux-kongress.org/) for
                   2632: more information on the event, and contact Hubert Feyrer
1.8       wiki     2633: <hubertf@NetBSD.org> if you have any questions or want to help out at
                   2634: the booth.
1.2       wiki     2635: 
1.8       wiki     2636: A.HUBERTF wrote a short
1.2       wiki     2637: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/09/09/0000.html)
                   2638: about the event.
                   2639: 
1.8       wiki     2640: ### `Jul 2006` - Open Source Conference 2006 in Hokkaido
1.2       wiki     2641: 
                   2642: *Jul. 15, 2006, Sapporo, Japan*
                   2643: 
                   2644: At the [Open Source Conference 2006 DO](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006-do/)
                   2645: , there will be a NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD
                   2646: Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2647: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2648: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2649: 
1.8       wiki     2650: ### `Jun 2006` - Open Source Conference 2006 in Niigata
1.2       wiki     2651: 
                   2652: *Jun. 17, 2006, Niigata, Japan*
                   2653: 
                   2654: At the [Open Source Conference 2006
                   2655: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006-niigata/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2656: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2657: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2658: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2659: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration with 150 attendances.
                   2660: 
1.8       wiki     2661: ### `Jun 2006` - Interop 2006 Tokyo BSD BOF
1.2       wiki     2662: 
                   2663: *Jun 8, 2006, Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, Japan, 18:30-20:00 JST*
                   2664: 
                   2665: [Interop 2006 Tokyo BSD
                   2666: BOF](https://ssl.medialive.jp/in2006fm/jp/seminar_BOF03.html) was held
                   2667: in [Interop 2006 Tokyo](http://www.interop.jp/2006/) with 129
                   2668: attendances. BOF03. Room 201.
                   2669: 
                   2670: -   Asia BSD Con 2007 Call for Participation , George Neville-Neil /
                   2671:     FreeBSD Project
                   2672: -   FreeBSD: Suspend and Resume Circumstances, for Panasonic Let's Note
1.8       wiki     2673:     CF-R4, Norikatsu Shigemura /
                   2674:     Ensure Technology Ltd
                   2675:     .
                   2676: -   BSD Usergroup activity:
                   2677:     Echigo BSD Users Group
                   2678:     , T.Tamura@EBUG
                   2679: -   XCAST - Explicit Multi-Unicast
1.2       wiki     2680: 
1.8       wiki     2681: \> See [program for
1.2       wiki     2682: details](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/ml/announce-ja/200606/msg00000.html).
                   2683: 
                   2684: The BoF was broadcasted via RealVideo (238 clients),
                   2685: [xcast](http://www.xcast.jp/) (6 clients) ,
                   2686: [IRC](http://www.reicha.net/) (49 clients).
                   2687: 
1.8       wiki     2688: ### `May 2006` - BSDCan 2006
1.2       wiki     2689: 
                   2690: *May 12-13 2006, Ottawa, Canada*
                   2691: 
                   2692: In just two years, [BSDCan](http://www.bsdcan.org/), a BSD conference
                   2693: held in Ottawa, has quickly established itself as the technical
                   2694: conference for people working on and with 4.4BSD based operating systems
                   2695: and related projects. The organizers have found a fantastic formula that
                   2696: appeals to a wide range of people from extreme novices to advanced
                   2697: developers.
                   2698: 
                   2699: This year, BSDCan 2006 will be will be held on May 12-13 2006 at
                   2700: University of Ottawa, and some other related events will be passed
                   2701: during May 10-14th.
                   2702: 
                   2703: [Watch out](http://www.bsdcan.org/2006/presentations.php) for the
                   2704: [NetBSD people](http://www.bsdcan.org/2006/speaker.php) on BSDCan 2006!
                   2705: 
1.8       wiki     2706: ### `May 2006` - pkgsrcCon 2006
1.2       wiki     2707: 
                   2708: *May 5-7, Paris, France*
                   2709: 
                   2710: The third pkgsrc conference will be held on May 5-7, 2006 in Paris,
                   2711: France. Universite Paris 7 - Denis Diderot is graciously hosting the
                   2712: conference on their campus.
                   2713: 
                   2714: pkgsrcCon is a technical conference for people working on the NetBSD
                   2715: Packages Collection (pkgsrc), focusing on existing technologies,
                   2716: research projects, and works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure.
                   2717: Developers, contributors, and users are all welcome to attend, and to
                   2718: share an excellent opportunity to gather and to discuss ideas
                   2719: face-to-face on how to improve pkgsrc.
                   2720: 
                   2721: For more information, including how to register, and how to submit a
                   2722: presentation proposal, please visit
                   2723: [http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/).
                   2724: 
1.8       wiki     2725: ### `May 2006` - LinuxTag 2006
1.2       wiki     2726: 
                   2727: *May 3-6 2006, Wiesbaden, Germany*
                   2728: 
                   2729: NetBSD will have a booth at [LinuxTag 2006](http://www.linuxtag.org/),
                   2730: visit us at Hall 9, booth number 944. There will also be BSD talks and
                   2731: tutorials.
                   2732: 
                   2733: If you're interested in helping out at the NetBSD booth or have any
1.8       wiki     2734: questions, please contact Dennis Wecker <dennis@eperm.net>.
1.2       wiki     2735: 
1.8       wiki     2736: ### `Apr 2006` - Vintage Computer Festival Europe
1.2       wiki     2737: 
                   2738: *Apr 29th - May 1st, Munich, Germany*
                   2739: 
                   2740: The [Vintage Computer Festival Europe](http://www.vcfe.org/) is taking
1.8       wiki     2741: place from April 29th to May 1st in Munich, Germany. NetBSD's A.JKUNZ
                   2742: will demonstrate 2.11BSD on a PDP-11/73 and do some general NetBSD
                   2743: advocacy. If you're interested, please contact A.JKUNZ and/or visit the
                   2744: URL above.
1.2       wiki     2745: 
1.8       wiki     2746: ### `Apr 2006` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     2747: 
                   2748: *Apr 16, 2006, [National Olympics Memorial Youth
                   2749: Center](http://nyc.niye.go.jp/e/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   2750: 
                   2751: See [this
                   2752: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting8.html) for
                   2753: meeting information. Talking about NetBSD/pc98, GDB operation on Emacs,
                   2754: NetBSD/dreamcast maracas controller, NetBSD/kurobako, NetBSD/Armadillo,
                   2755: Codeblog.
                   2756: 
1.8       wiki     2757: ### `Apr 2006` - LinuxWorld-Boston 2006
1.2       wiki     2758: 
                   2759: *April 3-6, 2006, Boston, MA, USA*
                   2760: 
                   2761: This year the first of two LinuxWorld Conferences & Expo is going to
                   2762: take place in Boston, MA, USA at the beginning of April. The NetBSD
                   2763: Project might be represented with a [shared] booth there - if you are
                   2764: interested in helping out, please contact Brian Asemi (asemisldkfj at
                   2765: gmail.com).
                   2766: 
                   2767: For more information about this event see
1.8       wiki     2768: [](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/04/07/0000.html).
1.2       wiki     2769: 
1.8       wiki     2770: ### `Mar 2006` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2006
1.2       wiki     2771: 
                   2772: *March 4-5th 2006, TU Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany*
                   2773: 
                   2774: NetBSD will have a booth at the [Chemnitzer
                   2775: Linux-Tage](http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de), one of the largest Linux
                   2776: Cons in Germany.
                   2777: 
                   2778: Additionally, several NetBSD presentations and a workshop will be held:
                   2779: 
                   2780: -   Karl Uwe Lockhoff: Introduction into Unix, BSD and Co.
                   2781: -   Stefan Schumacher: Backup and Recovery in a NetBSD environment
                   2782: -   Dennis Wecker: Verified Exec in NetBSD
                   2783: -   Matthias Petermann: NetBSD Features
                   2784: -   Hubert Feyrer: NetBSD example installation in QEmu (Workshop)
                   2785: 
                   2786: For further information contact Stefan Schumacher \<stefan (at)
                   2787: net-tex.de\>.
                   2788: 
1.8       wiki     2789: ### `Mar 2006` - CeBIT 2006
1.2       wiki     2790: 
                   2791: *March 9-15 2006, Hannover, Germany*
                   2792: 
                   2793: The NetBSD project will have a booth at [CeBIT](http://www.cebit.de/),
                   2794: the large b2b-tradefair in Hannover, Germany, from March 12-15. The
                   2795: booth will be in Hall 5, number E 56 and will showcase NetBSD and Xen.
                   2796: 
1.8       wiki     2797: ### `Mar 2006` - Open Source Conference 2006 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki     2798: 
                   2799: *Mar. 17-18, 2006, Tokyo, Japan*
                   2800: 
                   2801: At the [Open Source Conference 2006
                   2802: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006/), there will be a NetBSD booth
                   2803: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2804: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2805: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2806: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2807: 
1.8       wiki     2808: ### `Mar 2006` - GUUG spring talk
1.2       wiki     2809: 
1.8       wiki     2810: *March 21-24th 2006, Osnabrück, Germany*
1.2       wiki     2811: 
                   2812: [German Unix User Group
1.8       wiki     2813: “Frühjahrsfachgespräch”](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2006/)
1.2       wiki     2814: (spring talk) will be passed during 21.-24.3.2006 in the [University of
1.8       wiki     2815: Osnabrück](http://www.uni-osnabrueck.de/).
1.2       wiki     2816: 
                   2817: There will be at least one NetBSD-related talk, on [backup
                   2818: strategies](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2006/abstracts.html#3_8_2).
                   2819: Interested parties are welcome to coordinate any BOF sessions or booth
                   2820: activities with Stefan Schumacher, see [his posting on
                   2821: regional-de](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-de/2006/01/29/0000.html).
                   2822: 
1.8       wiki     2823: ### `Feb 2006` - FOSDEM 2006
1.2       wiki     2824: 
                   2825: *February 25/26th 2006, Brussels, Belgium*
                   2826: 
                   2827: The sixth [Free and Open source Software Developers' European
                   2828: Meeting](http://www.fosdem.org/) is a 2 days event, organized by
                   2829: volunteers, to promote the widespread use of Free and Open Source
                   2830: software. Taking place in the beautiful city of Brussels, Belgium FOSDEM
                   2831: meetings are recognised as the best Free and Open Source events in
                   2832: Europe.
                   2833: 
1.8       wiki     2834: A.PETER (<peter>) and A.GHEN (<ghen>) [will
1.2       wiki     2835: advocate](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/02/21/0000.html)
                   2836: the NetBSD project on this event. Hope to see you too!
                   2837: 
1.8       wiki     2838: Update: A.GHEN posted a [review of the
1.2       wiki     2839: event](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/02/26/0000.html).
                   2840: 
1.8       wiki     2841: ### `Feb 2006` - SCALE 4x
1.2       wiki     2842: 
                   2843: *February 11-12th 2006, Los Angeles, California*
                   2844: 
                   2845: [SCALE 4x](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/), the 4th annual Southern
                   2846: California Linux Expo, will take place February 11-12, 2006, at The
                   2847: Westin Los Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California. The NetBSD Project
1.8       wiki     2848: will have a booth at this event; please contact A.KML (<kml@NetBSD.org>)
                   2849: if you would like to help.
1.2       wiki     2850: 
                   2851: A report from Kevin Lahey is
                   2852: [available](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/02/14/0000.html).
                   2853: 
1.8       wiki     2854: ### `Dec 2005` - 22nd Chaos Communication Congress (22C3)
1.2       wiki     2855: 
                   2856: *December 27-30th 2005, Berlin, Germany*
                   2857: 
                   2858: [The 22nd Chaos Communication Congress
                   2859: (22C3)](http://events.ccc.de/congress/2005/) is a four-day conference on
                   2860: technology, society and utopia. The Congress offers lectures and
                   2861: workshops on a multitude of topics including (but not limited to)
                   2862: information technology, IT-security, internet, cryptography and
                   2863: generally a critical-creative attitude towards technology and the
                   2864: discussion about the effects of technological advances on society.
                   2865: 
1.8       wiki     2866: ### `Nov 2005` - OpenSource Conference 2005 Okinawa
1.2       wiki     2867: 
                   2868: *November 19, 2005, Okiden Fureai Hall,Japan*
                   2869: 
                   2870: At the [OpenSource Conference 2005
                   2871: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005-okinawa/) , there will be a NetBSD
                   2872: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2873: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2874: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2875: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2876: 
1.8       wiki     2877: ### `Nov 2005` - EuroBSDCon 2005
1.2       wiki     2878: 
                   2879: *November 25th-27th 2005, Switzerland*
                   2880: 
                   2881: [EuroBSDCon 2005](http://2005.eurobsdcon.org/) will be held at the
                   2882: University of Basel, Switzerland on November 25th to 27th 2005. Check
                   2883: the [website](http://2005.eurobsdcon.org/) for official program,
                   2884: conference venue and registration. present.
                   2885: 
1.8       wiki     2886: ### `Oct 2005` - Linux-Info-Tag Dresden 2005
1.2       wiki     2887: 
                   2888: *October 29, 2005, Dresden, Germany*
                   2889: 
                   2890: The “Linux-Info-Tag Dresden 2005” will take place on October 29th, 2005,
                   2891: in Dresden, Germany. There will be a NetBSD booth presenting NetBSD to
                   2892: the public and showing its abilities on demo computers. Furthermore,
                   2893: there will be a lecture entitled “Introduction to NetBSD” by Karl Uwe
                   2894: Lockhoff.
                   2895: 
                   2896: For further information contact Stefan Schumacher (stefan [at] net-tex
                   2897: [dot] de) and see the website of the event at
1.8       wiki     2898: [](http://www.linux-info-tag.de/).
1.2       wiki     2899: 
1.8       wiki     2900: ### `Oct 2005` - Systems 2005
1.2       wiki     2901: 
                   2902: *October 24th-28th, 2005, Munich, Germany*
                   2903: 
                   2904: There will be a BSD booth at the Systems computer show in Munich,
                   2905: Germany from October 24th to 28th 2005, where the BSD Projects (among
                   2906: others) will be presented.
                   2907: 
                   2908: People willing to help are welcome. It's also fine that you have only on
                   2909: one or more days time to participate at the Booth. There is also a
                   2910: sponsor which provides food and drinks during the event!
                   2911: 
1.8       wiki     2912: For more Information see [](http://www.systems.de/)
1.2       wiki     2913: 
                   2914: Please contact Daniel Ettle (dan at deam dot org) to help at the booth,
                   2915: especially showing NetBSD!
                   2916: 
1.8       wiki     2917: ### `Oct 2005` - KANSAI-OPENSOURCE-2005
1.2       wiki     2918: 
                   2919: *October 28-October 29, 2005, Osaka Sangyo Souzoukan, Japan*
                   2920: 
                   2921: At the [KANSAI OpenSource 2005](http://k-of.jp/2005/kof.html) there was
                   2922: a NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2923: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2924: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2925: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration, and [DreamCast with ISA
                   2926: BUS Expander](../ports/dreamcast/), [NEC EWS4800 with
                   2927: NetBSD](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/port-mips/2004/06/27/0000.html),
                   2928: [IO-DATA USL-5P
                   2929: (NetBSD/landisk)](http://www.asahi-net.or.jp/~aw9k-nnk/n/landisk.html).
                   2930: 
                   2931: At the \*BSD Meeting in Kansai 2005, There was a BoF about Secure
                   2932: Programing, embeded-NetBSD developers' Network, Devices and more about
                   2933: BSD, driven by [Kansai \*BSD Users Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/).
                   2934: 
1.8       wiki     2935: ### `Sep 2005` - Open Source Conference 2005 Fall
1.2       wiki     2936: 
                   2937: *Sep. 17, 2005, Tokyo, Japan*
                   2938: 
                   2939: At the [Open Source Conference 2005
                   2940: Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005-fall/) there was a NetBSD booth staffed
                   2941: by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2942: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2943: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2944: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2945: 
1.8       wiki     2946: ### `Sep 2005` - NYC BSD Con 2005
1.2       wiki     2947: 
                   2948: *September 17th 2005, New York City, NY, USA*
                   2949: 
                   2950: The [NYC BSD User Group](http://www.nycbug.org) organized the first [NYC
                   2951: BSD Conference](http://nycbsdcon.org/), a one day technical conference
                   2952: for developers, systems administrators and end-users of the BSD
                   2953: operating systems and related open source projects. Please see the
                   2954: [conference website](http://nycbsdcon.org/) for details.
                   2955: 
1.8       wiki     2956: ### `Sep 2005` - Computer-Bank-Office 2005
1.2       wiki     2957: 
                   2958: *September 7th-10th 2005, Odessa, Ukraine*
                   2959: 
                   2960: The NetBSD Project will be presented at 10th annual international
                   2961: exhibition of information technologies, [Computer-Bank-Office
                   2962: 2005](http://www.expo-odessa.com/exeb.phtml?id=47&lang=en), which will
                   2963: take place at Expocentre of Odessa Marine Terminal. All talks about
                   2964: NetBSD and pkgsrc systems are scheduled for Sep 8th. Anyone interested
                   2965: in support for and preparation of this event, please contact Mike M.
1.8       wiki     2966: Volokhov <mishka@NetBSD.org>. See also [his
1.2       wiki     2967: post](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/07/12/0000.html)
                   2968: on netbsd-advocacy.
                   2969: 
1.8       wiki     2970: ### `Sep 2005` - Portuguese NetBSD Users's Group meeting
1.2       wiki     2971: 
                   2972: *September 10th 2005, Lisboa, Portugal*
                   2973: 
                   2974: The [Portuguese NetBSD User Group](http://www.netbsd-pt.org/) second
                   2975: meeting will be held at [Parque das
1.8       wiki     2976: Nações](http://www.parquedasnacoes.pt/) (Vasco da Gama). Please see the
1.2       wiki     2977: group page for more information.
                   2978: 
1.8       wiki     2979: ### `Aug 2005` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     2980: 
                   2981: *Aug 27, 2005, [National Olympics Memorial Youth
                   2982: Center](http://nyc.niye.go.jp/e/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   2983: 
                   2984: See [this
                   2985: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting7.html) for
                   2986: meeting information.
                   2987: 
                   2988: A
                   2989: [presentation](http://www.haun.org/kent/tmp/20050827-NetBSD-audio-en.pdf)
                   2990: about the changes on the NetBSD audio framework is also available.
                   2991: 
1.8       wiki     2992: ### `Aug 2005` - BSDDAY São Paulo
1.2       wiki     2993: 
1.8       wiki     2994: *August 13th, 2005, São Paulo, Brazil*
1.2       wiki     2995: 
1.8       wiki     2996: The first [BSDDAY](http://www.bsdday.com.br/) in São Paulo, Brazil took
1.2       wiki     2997: place on August 13th, 2005. Presentations regarding the main BSD
                   2998: derivatives including, of course, NetBSD were given. Since the event is
                   2999: also meant to promote charity, the entrance fee was 2 Kilograms of
                   3000: non-perishable food, which were donated to a non-governmental
                   3001: organization.
                   3002: 
1.8       wiki     3003: ### `Aug 2005` - LinuxWorld Conference & Expo 2005
1.2       wiki     3004: 
                   3005: *August 9-11th, 2005, San Francisco, California, USA*
                   3006: 
                   3007: [LinuxWorld Conference & Expo
                   3008: 2005](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/live/12/events/12SFO05A/) was held
                   3009: in San Francisco, California, USA from August 9th to 11th 2005. NetBSD
1.8       wiki     3010: had a booth in the ".org Pavilion", organized by A.RIZ <riz@NetBSD.org>.
                   3011: One of the main attractions here was the [NetBSD
                   3012: Toaster](http://www.embeddedarm.com/news/netbsd_toaster.htm), engineered
                   3013: by Technologic Systems. See A.RIZ's
1.2       wiki     3014: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/08/13/0000.html)
                   3015: for more details.
                   3016: 
1.8       wiki     3017: ### `Jul 2005` - BSD at “What the Hack” outdoor hacker conference
1.2       wiki     3018: 
                   3019: *July 28 - 31, 2005, Liempde, near Den Bosch, The Netherlands*
                   3020: 
                   3021: [What The Hack](http://www.whatthehack.org/) is an outdoor hacker
                   3022: conference/event taking place on a large event-campground in the south
                   3023: of The Netherlands from 28 until 31 July 2005. There will be a BSD
                   3024: village with at least three members of the NetBSD Project present. For
                   3025: more details about the \*BSD presence see Daniel Ettle's
                   3026: [message](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/07/04/0000.html)
                   3027: to the netbsd-advocacy mailinglist.
                   3028: 
1.8       wiki     3029: ### `Jul 2005` - BSD-CONFERENCE-JAPAN 2005
1.2       wiki     3030: 
                   3031: *July 23, 2005, [NADYA
                   3032: Park](http://www.u-net.city.nagoya.jp/t-index/nadia.htm) Nagoya, Japan*
                   3033: 
                   3034: [http://www.bsdcon.jp/](http://www.bsdcon.jp/) with 80 attendances.
                   3035: There had be a BSD booth staffed by members of the [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   3036: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). See more
                   3037: [Reports](http://pcweb.mycom.co.jp/articles/2005/07/27/bsdcon/).
                   3038: 
1.8       wiki     3039: ### `Jul 2005` - Open Source Conference 2005 in Hokkaido
1.2       wiki     3040: 
                   3041: *Jul. 9, 2005, Sapporo, Japan*
                   3042: 
                   3043: At the Open Source Conference 2005 DO there had be a NetBSD booth
                   3044: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3045: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/).
1.8       wiki     3046: [](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005-do/) with 250 attendances and 17 user
                   3047: groups.
1.2       wiki     3048: 
1.8       wiki     3049: ### `Jun 2005` - MeetBSD 2005
1.2       wiki     3050: 
1.8       wiki     3051: *June 17-19th, 2005, Kraków, Poland*
1.2       wiki     3052: 
1.8       wiki     3053: [MeetBSD 2005](http://2005.meetbsd.org/) will be held in Kraków, Poland,
1.2       wiki     3054: from June 17th to 19th 2005. Check the
                   3055: [website](http://2005.meetbsd.org/) for the official program conference
                   3056: venue and registration.
                   3057: 
1.8       wiki     3058: ### `Jun 2005` - Interop 2005 Tokyo BSD BOF
1.2       wiki     3059: 
                   3060: *Jun 9, 2005, Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, Japan, 18:30-20:00 JST*
                   3061: 
                   3062: [Interop 2005 Tokyo BSD
                   3063: BOF](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/ml/announce-ja/200506/msg00000.html)
                   3064: was held in [Interop 2005 Tokyo](http://www.interop.jp/2005/) with 130
                   3065: attendances. BOF01. Room 302.
                   3066: 
1.8       wiki     3067: -   \*BSD Document Internationalization
                   3068: -   A Robot that runs on NetBSD
                   3069:     Live performance
                   3070: -   BSD Usergroup activity in Japan
                   3071: -   XCAST - Explicit Multi-Unicast
1.2       wiki     3072: 
                   3073: See [program for
                   3074: details](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/ml/announce-ja/200506/msg00000.html).
                   3075: 
                   3076: The BoF was broadcasted via RealVideo (277
                   3077: clients)/[xcast](http://www.xcast.jp/) (4 clients include [Univ. of
                   3078: Science Malaysia](http://nrg.cs.usm.my/), [Nagoya
                   3079: University](http://www.nagoya-u.ac.jp/en/), and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   3080: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/))/ [IRC](http://www.reicha.net/) (55
                   3081: clients,[BSD-BOF-LOG](http://motoyuki.bsdclub.org/boflog/NI2005-BSD-BOF-LOG.txt),[BSD-BOF-QA](http://motoyuki.bsdclub.org/boflog/NI2005-BSD-BOF-QA.txt)).
                   3082: 
1.8       wiki     3083: ### `May 2005` - BSDCan2005
1.2       wiki     3084: 
                   3085: *May 13th - May 14th, Ottawa, Canada*
                   3086: 
                   3087: [BSDCan 2005](http://www.bsdcan.org/2005/) was held on May 13-14 2005 at
                   3088: University of Ottawa. There were related events on the 12th and the 15th
                   3089: (of a social nature, for the most part).
                   3090: 
1.8       wiki     3091: ### `May 2005` - pkgsrcCon 2005
1.2       wiki     3092: 
                   3093: *May 6th - May 8th 2005, Prague, Czech Republic*
                   3094: 
                   3095: [pkgsrcCon 2005](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2005/) was held in Prague,
                   3096: Czech Republic from May 6th until May 8th 2005. pkgsrcCon is a technical
                   3097: conference for people working on the [NetBSD Packages Collection
                   3098: (pkgsrc)](../docs/pkgsrc/), focusing on existing technologies, research
                   3099: projects, and works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure. Developers,
                   3100: contributors, and users are all welcome to attend. You can view the
                   3101: [slides for this
                   3102: event](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2005/presentations.html) here.
                   3103: 
1.8       wiki     3104: See [](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2005/) for details.
1.2       wiki     3105: 
1.8       wiki     3106: ### `Apr 2005` - Linux Fest Northwest 2005
1.2       wiki     3107: 
                   3108: LinuxFest Northwest is an annual conference providing many free lectures
                   3109: and booths covering the open source Unix community. The free event was
                   3110: held April 30th in Bellingham, Washington, USA. Lectures covering BSD
                   3111: topics and a BSD advocacy booth were available for the fourth year.
                   3112: Around 1000 people attended the past two years.
                   3113: 
                   3114: More information is at
                   3115: [http://linuxnorthwest.org/](http://linuxnorthwest.org/). (If you can
                   3116: volunteer to help with NetBSD advocacy at LinuxFest, please see [this
                   3117: email](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/03/25/0000.html).)
                   3118: 
1.8       wiki     3119: ### `Apr 2005` - 2005 USENIX Annual Technical Conference
1.2       wiki     3120: 
                   3121: *April 10-15, 2005, Anaheim, California, USA*
                   3122: 
                   3123: USENIX is a place to present groundbreaking research and cutting-edge
                   3124: practices in a wide variety of technologies and environments. The 2005
                   3125: program included additional tutorials, more security breakthroughs, and
                   3126: sessions devoted to Linux and Open Source Software. Join the community
                   3127: of programmers, developers, and systems professionals in sharing
                   3128: solutions and fresh ideas.
                   3129: 
1.8       wiki     3130: See [](http://www.usenix.org/usenix05/) for details.
1.2       wiki     3131: 
1.8       wiki     3132: ### `Mar 2005` - Open Source Conference 2005
1.2       wiki     3133: 
                   3134: *Mar. 25-26, 2005, Tokyo, Japan*
                   3135: 
                   3136: At the Open Source Conference 2005 there was a NetBSD booth staffed by
                   3137: members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3138: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/). For more details see
1.8       wiki     3139: [](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005/).
1.2       wiki     3140: 
1.8       wiki     3141: ### `Mar 2005` - CeBIT 2005
1.2       wiki     3142: 
                   3143: *March 10-16, 2005, Hannover, Germany*
                   3144: 
                   3145: The NetBSD Project was presented at the [CeBIT
                   3146: 2005](http://www.cebit.de/) trade show. A few pictures are available at
                   3147: [this URL](http://nuxi.homeunix.org/album/messen/cebit-2005/).
                   3148: 
1.8       wiki     3149: ### `Mar 2005` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2005
1.2       wiki     3150: 
                   3151: NetBSD was present Mar 5th/6th 2005 in Chemnitz, Germany. We had a fine
                   3152: NetBSD booth at the Chemnitz Linuxdays Mar 5th/6th 2005, with lots of
                   3153: fun going on. Please check Hubert Feyrer's BLOG for all the details:
                   3154: 
1.8       wiki     3155: -   Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2005 Day 0 and 1
                   3156: -   Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2005 Day 2
1.2       wiki     3157: 
1.8       wiki     3158: ### `Feb 2005` - Spring Talks of the German Unix User Group
1.2       wiki     3159: 
                   3160: Feb 22nd to 25th 2005 in Munich, Germany. For some details on the event
                   3161: itself and some rumours & gossips see Hubert Feyrer's BLOG entries:
                   3162: 
1.8       wiki     3163: -   GUUG Spring Talk, Day 1
                   3164: -   GUUG Spring Talk, Day 2
                   3165: -   GUUG Spring Talk, Day 3
1.2       wiki     3166: 
1.8       wiki     3167: ### `Feb 2005` - Southern California Linux Expo
1.2       wiki     3168: 
                   3169: *Feb 12th -13th, 2005, Los Angeles, California*
                   3170: 
                   3171: NetBSD had a booth at the [Southern California Linux
                   3172: Expo](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/) at the LA Convention Center.
1.8       wiki     3173: NetBSD's presence in booth \#34 was organized by A.KML
                   3174: (<kml@NetBSD.org>). You can find an account of his experience
1.2       wiki     3175: [here](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/02/14/0008.html)
                   3176: and [here](http://www.nomadlogic.org/~pete/scale.html); a picture of the
                   3177: NetBSD booth also was prominently displayed
1.8       wiki     3178: [](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/images/pictures/scale3x_day1_6.jpg).
1.2       wiki     3179: 
1.8       wiki     3180: ### `Feb 2005` - Solutions Linux 2005
1.2       wiki     3181: 
                   3182: *Feb. 1-3, 2005, Paris, France*
                   3183: 
                   3184: NetBSD will have a booth at Solutions Linux 2005. We will be presenting
                   3185: both NetBSD and pkgsrc on various hardware and software platforms, while
                   3186: selling CDs and other merchandise. If you want to help, you can contact
1.8       wiki     3187: Quentin Garnier (<cube@cubidou.net>).
1.2       wiki     3188: 
1.8       wiki     3189: ### `Dec 2004` - 21st Chaos Communication Congress (21c3)
1.2       wiki     3190: 
                   3191: *Dec. 27 - 29, 2004, Berlin, Germany*
                   3192: 
                   3193: There will be a NetBSD booth at this year's [21st Chaos Communications
                   3194: Congress](http://www.ccc.de/congress/2004/), and you're welcome to drop
                   3195: by for hacking, drinking, fun and entertainment, giving talks, promoting
                   3196: NetBSD and your working areas, help man the NetBSD booth, etc. Please
                   3197: contact Stefan Schumacher (stefan [at] net-tex [dot] de) if you're
                   3198: interested in helping out. There are some [notes on the
                   3199: event](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2004/12/30/0000.html)
                   3200: available.
                   3201: 
1.8       wiki     3202: ### `Oct 2004` - EuroBSDCon 2004
1.2       wiki     3203: 
                   3204: *Oct. 29 - 31, 2004, Karlsruhe, Germany*
                   3205: 
                   3206: [EuroBSDCon 2004](http://2004.eurobsdcon.org/) took place in Karlsruhe,
                   3207: Germany. Check the [website](http://2004.eurobsdcon.org/) for official
                   3208: program, conference venue and registration. A
                   3209: [schedule](http://2004.eurobsdcon.org/talkschedule.html) of the talks
                   3210: shows that there were a number of NetBSD developers present.
                   3211: 
                   3212: A brief report from the conference is available
                   3213: [here](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2004/11/02/0000.html).
                   3214: A longer review was published in the [USENIX ;login:
                   3215: magazine](http://www.usenix.org/publications/login/2005-02/openpdfs/eurobsdcon.pdf).
                   3216: 
1.8       wiki     3217: ### `Oct 2004` - Systems 2004
1.2       wiki     3218: 
                   3219: *Oct. 18 - 22, 2004, Munich, Germany*
                   3220: 
1.8       wiki     3221: There will be a 40m² BSD booth at the Systems computer show in Munich,
1.2       wiki     3222: Germany from October 18th to 22nd 2004, where the NetBSD project (among
                   3223: others) will be presented. People willing to help are welcome; Daniel
                   3224: Ettle (dan at deam org) will act as a point of contact. See
1.8       wiki     3225: [](http://www.systems.de/) for more information on the exhibition.
1.2       wiki     3226: 
1.8       wiki     3227: ### `Oct 2004` - BSD-CONFERENCE-JAPAN 2004
1.2       wiki     3228: 
                   3229: *October 23, 2004, Osaka Sangyo Souzoukan, Japan*
                   3230: 
1.8       wiki     3231: [](http://www.bsdcon.jp/2004/)
1.2       wiki     3232: 
1.8       wiki     3233: ### `Oct 2004` - KANSAI-OPENSOURCE-2004
1.2       wiki     3234: 
                   3235: *October 22-October 23, 2004, Osaka Sangyo Souzoukan, Japan*
                   3236: 
1.8       wiki     3237: [](http://k-of.jp/2004/)
1.2       wiki     3238: 
1.8       wiki     3239: ### `Sep 2004` - Open Source Conference 2004
1.2       wiki     3240: 
                   3241: *Sep. 4, 2004, Tokyo, Japan*
                   3242: 
                   3243: At the Open Source Conference 2004 there was a NetBSD booth staffed by
                   3244: members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3245: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/).
                   3246: 
1.8       wiki     3247: ### `Sep 2004` - Swiss Unix Conference 2004
1.2       wiki     3248: 
                   3249: *Sep. 2 - 4, 2004, Zurich, Switzerland*
                   3250: 
                   3251: [SUCON '04](http://www.suug.ch/sucon/04/), the 2nd Swiss Unix
                   3252: Conference, will take place in Zurich, Switzerland. The NetBSD Project
                   3253: was represented by Hubert Feyrer, who will gave [a
                   3254: presentation](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/sucon-netbsd.pdf) at this
                   3255: conference.
                   3256: 
1.8       wiki     3257: ### `Aug 2004` - NetBSD System Administration training
1.2       wiki     3258: 
                   3259: *August 10 - 13, 2004, Seattle, Washington, USA*
                   3260: 
                   3261: [Puget Sound Technology](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/) is
                   3262: teaching a hands-on class covering the fundamentals of NetBSD system
                   3263: administration. Visit [http://www.pugetsoun
                   3264: dtechnology.com/training/netbsd/](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/)
                   3265: for details.
                   3266: 
1.8       wiki     3267: ### `Aug 2004` - LinuxWorld 2004
1.2       wiki     3268: 
                   3269: *Aug. 2 - 5, 2004, San Francisco, CA, USA*
                   3270: 
                   3271: [LinuxWorld Conference and
                   3272: Expo](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/live/12/events/12SFO04A) is going to
                   3273: take place in San Francisco, CA, USA at the beginning of August. The
                   3274: NetBSD Project might be represented with a booth there - if you are
1.8       wiki     3275: interested in helping out, please contact <regional-sfba@NetBSD.org>.
1.2       wiki     3276: 
1.8       wiki     3277: ### `Jul 2004` - Get into OpenSource Hokkaido 2004 (GODo2004)
1.2       wiki     3278: 
                   3279: *Jul. 24, 2004, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   3280: 
                   3281: At the Get into OpenSource Hokkaido 2004 (GODo2004), there was a NetBSD
                   3282: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3283: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and
                   3284: [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/) with NetBSD/i386+IPv6 XCAST on VAIO
                   3285: GT, and many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3286: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) }
                   3287: 
1.8       wiki     3288: ### `Jun 2004` - NetWorld+Interop 2004 Tokyo BSD BOF
1.2       wiki     3289: 
                   3290: *Jun 30, 2004, Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, Japan, 18:30-20:00 JST*
                   3291: 
1.8       wiki     3292: [](http://www.interop.jp/2004/)
1.2       wiki     3293: 
                   3294: [BOF
                   3295: information](http://www.re.soum.co.jp/%7Efukaumi/ml/netbsd/200406/msg00015.html)
                   3296: 
1.8       wiki     3297: Contact Jun Ebihara <jun@NetBSD.org> for more information.
1.2       wiki     3298: 
1.8       wiki     3299: ### `Jun 2004` - USENIX 2004
1.2       wiki     3300: 
                   3301: *June 27 - July 2, 2004, Boston, MA, USA*
                   3302: 
                   3303: [USENIX '04](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix04/), the USENIX Annual
                   3304: Technical Conference is going to take place in Boston, MA, USA at the
                   3305: end of June. The NetBSD Project will be represented by Alistair Crooks,
                   3306: who gives a talk on [The NetBSD Update
                   3307: System](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix04/tech/sigs.html#netbsd_update),
                   3308: as well as Christos Zoulas, who will report on NetBSD during [The State
                   3309: of the BSD
                   3310: Projects](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix04/tech/sigs.html#bsd_projects),
                   3311: and finally by a number of NetBSD developers who will be attending the
                   3312: conference.
                   3313: 
1.8       wiki     3314: ### `Jun 2004` - Linuxtag 2004
1.2       wiki     3315: 
                   3316: *June 23 - 26, 2004, Karlsruhe, Germany*
                   3317: 
                   3318: [Linuxtag 2004](http://www.linuxtag.org/2004/index.html) is going to
                   3319: take place in Karlsruhe, Germany. The NetBSD Project will be represented
1.8       wiki     3320: with a booth - please contact <hubertf@NetBSD.org> if you are interested
                   3321: in helping out.
1.2       wiki     3322: 
1.8       wiki     3323: ### `May 2004` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     3324: 
                   3325: *May 22, 2004, [National Olympics Memorial Youth
                   3326: Center](http://nyc.niye.go.jp/e/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   3327: 
                   3328: See [this
                   3329: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting6.html) for
                   3330: meeting information.
                   3331: 
1.8       wiki     3332: ### `May 2004` - BSDCan 2004
1.2       wiki     3333: 
                   3334: *May 13-16, 2004, Ottawa, Canada*
                   3335: 
                   3336: The first BSDCan was a tremendous success. With attendance matching
                   3337: BSDCon, and lower fees and accommodation costs, this looks likely to
                   3338: become a popular annual conference. BSD developer Speakers and attendees
                   3339: were numerous. BSDMall had NetBSD paraphanalia available for sale. See
                   3340: also the [BSDCan Website](http://www.bsdcan.org/), and some [photos from
                   3341: Daemonnews.](http://ezine.daemonnews.org/200405/bsdcan_2004/)
                   3342: 
1.8       wiki     3343: ### `May 2004` - LinuxChix-Br II National Meeting
1.2       wiki     3344: 
                   3345: *May 1-2, 2004 Sao Paulo, Brazil*
                   3346: 
                   3347: At the [LinuxChix-Br National
                   3348: Meeting](http://www.linuxchix.org.br/node.php?id=87) there will be a
                   3349: presentation about pkgsrc and a NetBSD booth staffed by members of
                   3350: NetBSD-BR.
                   3351: 
1.8       wiki     3352: ### `Apr 2004` - pkgsrcCon 2004
1.2       wiki     3353: 
                   3354: *April 30 - May 2, 2004, Vienna, Austria*
                   3355: 
                   3356: pkgsrcCon is a technical conference for people working at the NetBSD
                   3357: Packages Collection (pkgsrc), focusing on existing technologies,
                   3358: research projects, and works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure. For
                   3359: more information, including slides of the talks, please visit
                   3360: [http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2004/](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2004/), and
                   3361: see Hubert Feyrer's report in the [DaemonNews
                   3362: Ezine](http://ezine.daemonnews.org/200405/pkgsrcCon2004.html).
                   3363: 
1.8       wiki     3364: ### `Apr 2004` - Linuxfest Northwest 2004
1.2       wiki     3365: 
                   3366: *April 17, 2004, Bellingham, Washington, USA*
                   3367: 
                   3368: LFNW is a showcase for what Northwest Linux users are doing with open
                   3369: source software. Over 50 short (1 hour) presentations will be given
                   3370: throughout the day. Among them will be introductions to BSD and pkgsrc.
                   3371: There will be a BSD booth, occupied by two NetBSD developers and other
                   3372: BSD enthusiasts. Admission is free. Please see
                   3373: [http://www.linuxnorthwest.org/](http://www.linuxnorthwest.org/) and
                   3374: [this message to the netbsd-news
                   3375: mailinglist](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-news/2004/04/16/0000.html)
                   3376: for more information.
                   3377: 
1.8       wiki     3378: ### `Mar 2004` - GUUG Frühjahrsfachgespräch
1.2       wiki     3379: 
                   3380: *March 9-12, 2004, Bochum, Germany*
                   3381: 
                   3382: The NetBSD Project will in all likeliness be represented at this year's
                   3383: [GUUG
1.8       wiki     3384: Frühjahrsfachgespräche](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2004/), a
1.2       wiki     3385: yearly congress for everybody interested in Unix(-like) Systems and
                   3386: System Administration organized by the [German Unix User
                   3387: Group](http://www.guug.de/).
                   3388: 
1.8       wiki     3389: ### `Mar 2004` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tag 2004
1.2       wiki     3390: 
                   3391: *March 6-7, 2004, Chemnitz, Germany*
                   3392: 
                   3393: NetBSD was represented with a booth at the Chemnitzer Linux-Tag 2004 in
                   3394: Chemnitz, Germany. In addition, there were three presentations:
                   3395: 
1.8       wiki     3396: -   \`\`
                   3397:     Cryptographic applications under NetBSD
                   3398:     '' by Stefan Schumacher
                   3399: -   \`\`
                   3400:     Introduction to NetBSD
                   3401:     '' by Karl Uwe Lockhoff
                   3402: -   \`\`
                   3403:     Software Installation under NetBSD, Linux & Solaris using pkgsrc
                   3404:     '' by Hubert Feyrer
1.2       wiki     3405: 
                   3406: Please see the
                   3407: [website](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/2004/allgemeines/) for
                   3408: details. Photos are available at [this
                   3409: website](http://www.uni-magdeburg.de/steschum/6clt/), more photos can be
                   3410: found on the [Linux-Tag
                   3411: website](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/2004/media/bilder/).
                   3412: 
1.8       wiki     3413: ### `Feb 2004` - Solutions Linux 2004
1.2       wiki     3414: 
                   3415: *February 3-5, 2004, Paris, France*
                   3416: 
                   3417: NetBSD was represented with a booth at the [Solutions Linux
                   3418: 2004](http://www.solutionslinux.fr) conference and expo in Paris,
                   3419: France.
                   3420: 
1.8       wiki     3421: ### `Jan 2004` - LinuxWorld 2004
1.2       wiki     3422: 
                   3423: *January 20-23, 2004, New York, New York*
                   3424: 
                   3425: The [LinuxWorld Conference and Expo](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com) 2004
                   3426: took place in the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City
                   3427: from January 20-23, 2004. While the NetBSD Project did not have their
                   3428: own booth this year, we were able to hand out some flyers and sell a few
                   3429: shirts through the [BSDMall](http://www.bsdmall.com) booth. See the
                   3430: [report](http://daily.daemonnews.org/view_story.php3?story_id=4368) from
                   3431: the local user group ([NYCBUG](http://www.nycbug.org/)) for details.
                   3432: 
1.8       wiki     3433: ### `Dec 2003` - 20th Chaos Communication Congress (20c3)
1.2       wiki     3434: 
                   3435: *December 27th to 29th, 2003, Berlin, Germany*
                   3436: 
                   3437: The NetBSD Project was represented at the [20th Chaos Communication
                   3438: Congress](http://www.ccc.de/congress/2003/) (20c3) in Berlin, Germany,
                   3439: from December 27th to 29th. See Hubert Feyrer's
                   3440: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2004/01/02/0002.html)
                   3441: for Details. If you're interested in the
                   3442: [Blinkenlights](http://www.blinkenlights.de/) project, one of 20c3's
                   3443: main attractions, you will find Lubomir Sedlacik's [post to the
                   3444: netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2004/01/03/0000.html)
                   3445: MailingList useful.
                   3446: 
1.8       wiki     3447: ### `Dec 2003` - BSDCon Brasil 2003
1.2       wiki     3448: 
                   3449: *December 6 and 7, 2003, Instituto Militar de Engenharia (military
                   3450: institute of engineering - IME), Rio de Janeiro, Brasil*
                   3451: 
                   3452: See [http://bsdcon.myfreebsd.com.br](http://bsdcon.myfreebsd.com.br) for
                   3453: details.
                   3454: 
1.8       wiki     3455: ### `Dec 2003` - BSD-Linux-Day 2003
1.2       wiki     3456: 
                   3457: *December 2, 2003, Pacifico Yokohama, Japan*
                   3458: 
                   3459: [http://www.jus.or.jp/events/bsd-linux-day/](http://www.jus.or.jp/events/bsd-linux-day/)
                   3460: 
1.8       wiki     3461: ### `Nov 2003` - NetBSD System Administration training
1.2       wiki     3462: 
                   3463: *November 18-21, 2003, Seattle, Washington area*
                   3464: 
                   3465: [Puget Sound Technology](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/) is
                   3466: teaching a hands-on class covering the fundamentals of NetBSD system
                   3467: administration. See
                   3468: [http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/)
                   3469: for details.
                   3470: 
1.8       wiki     3471: ### `Oct 2003` - KANSAI-OPENSOURCE+FREEWARE-2003
1.2       wiki     3472: 
                   3473: *October 31-November 1, 2003, Osaka Sangyo Souzoukan, Japan*
                   3474: 
1.8       wiki     3475: [](http://k-of.jp/2003/)
1.2       wiki     3476: 
1.8       wiki     3477: ### `Oct 2003` - BSD-CONFERENCE-JAPAN 2003
1.2       wiki     3478: 
                   3479: *October 18, 2003, BIZ SHINJUKU, Japan*
                   3480: 
1.8       wiki     3481: [](http://www.bsdcon.jp/2003/)
1.2       wiki     3482: 
1.8       wiki     3483: ### `Oct 2003` - Linux-Kongress 2003
1.2       wiki     3484: 
1.8       wiki     3485: *October 14-16, 2003, Saarbrücken, Germany*
1.2       wiki     3486: 
1.8       wiki     3487: NetBSD will be present at the Linux-Kongress in Saarbrücken, Germany, an
1.2       wiki     3488: event mostly attended by Linux developers. Presenting NetBSD in this
                   3489: environment will give an interesting chance to compare open source
                   3490: operating systems on a highly skilled level. There will be a joint booth
                   3491: by all BSD projects offering CDs, DVDs, t-shirts and other devotionalia.
                   3492: See [this page](http://www.linux-kongress.org/2003/index.html) for more
                   3493: information.
                   3494: 
1.8       wiki     3495: ### `Sep 2003` - BSDCon 2003
1.2       wiki     3496: 
                   3497: *September 8-12, 2003, Marriott Hotel,San Mateo, California, USA*
                   3498: 
                   3499: Meet the movers and shakers of the BSD community, and learn how you can
                   3500: use BSD as part of your enterprise-grade solutions. For details, see
                   3501: [http://www.usenix.org/events/bsdcon03/cfp/](http://www.usenix.org/events/bsdcon03/cfp/).
                   3502: Contact name, address, phone, fax and/or e-mail: Conference Department,
                   3503: 510-528-8649, conference@usenix.org. A
                   3504: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/09/13/0000.html)
                   3505: is available online.
                   3506: 
1.8       wiki     3507: ### `Aug 2003` - Chaos Communication Camp 2003
1.2       wiki     3508: 
                   3509: *August 7-10, 2003, near Berlin, Germany (Old Europe).*
                   3510: 
                   3511: A lot of photos are available
                   3512: [online](http://www.uni-magdeburg.de/steschum/ccc03/index.html), as well
                   3513: as [some slides](advocacy/folienslide.pdf).
                   3514: 
1.8       wiki     3515: ### `Jul 2003` - Linuxtag Karlsruhe, Germany
1.2       wiki     3516: 
                   3517: *July 10-13, Karlsruhe, Germany*
                   3518: 
                   3519: The NetBSD Project was present at the [Linuxtag Karlsruhe 2003,
                   3520: Germany](http://www.linuxtag.org/2003/en/index.html) from July 10ths to
                   3521: 13th in a booth together with other BSD-related projects.
                   3522: 
                   3523: The booth was organized by Hubert Feyrer, Bernd Sieker and Jaromir
                   3524: Dolecek. See the [full
                   3525: report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/07/14/0000.html)
                   3526: for details and pictures.
                   3527: 
1.8       wiki     3528: ### `Jul 2003` - Libre Software Meeting in Metz
1.2       wiki     3529: 
                   3530: *July 9-12, 2003, Metz, France*
                   3531: [http://www.rencontresmondiales.org/](http://www.rencontresmondiales.org/)
                   3532: 
                   3533: The NetBSD Project was represented at the LSM 2003 by Emmanuel Dreyfus
                   3534: and Gilbert Fernandes. A
                   3535: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/07/14/0002.html)
                   3536: of the meeting as well as some pictures are available online.
                   3537: 
1.8       wiki     3538: ### `Jul 2003` - NetWorld+Interop 2003 Tokyo BSD BOF
1.2       wiki     3539: 
                   3540: *July 2, 2003, Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, Japan, 18:30-20:00 JST*
                   3541: 
                   3542: [http://www.interop.jp/](http://www.interop.jp/)
                   3543: 
1.8       wiki     3544: Call for Presentation: contact Jun Ebihara <jun@NetBSD.org>.
1.2       wiki     3545: 
1.8       wiki     3546: ### `Jun 2003` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     3547: 
                   3548: *Jun 28, 2003, [National Olympics Memorial Youth
                   3549: Center](http://nyc.niye.go.jp/e/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   3550: 
1.8       wiki     3551: ### `Jun 2003` - Open Source Meeting 2003 in Nagoya University
1.2       wiki     3552: 
                   3553: *June 7-8, 2003, Nagoya, Japan*
                   3554: 
                   3555: [http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2003/](http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2003/)
                   3556: 
1.8       wiki     3557: ### `Jun 2003` - 2003 USENIX Annual Technical Conference
1.2       wiki     3558: 
                   3559: *June 9-14, 2003, San Antonio, Texas, USA*
                   3560: 
                   3561: A six-day, multiple-track event which includes tutorials, technical
                   3562: sessions composed of refereed papers, invited talks, and
                   3563: Birds-of-a-Feather sessions. There will be a [Super BSD BOF
                   3564: Session](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix03/bofs.html). For details,
                   3565: see
                   3566: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix03/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix03/).
                   3567: Contact name, address, phone, fax and/or e-mail: Conference Department,
                   3568: 510-528-8649, conference@usenix.org
                   3569: 
                   3570: Slides of Chris Demetriou's presentation are [available
                   3571: here](events/usenix2003/).
                   3572: 
1.8       wiki     3573: ### `May 2003` - BSDay 2003
1.2       wiki     3574: 
                   3575: *May 21, 2003, Warszawa-Miedzeszyn, Poland*
                   3576: 
                   3577: [AVET Information and Network Security](http://www.avet.com.pl/) are
                   3578: holding the [BSDay
                   3579: 2003](http://www.avet.com.pl/en/conferences/bsday/bsday.php) conference
                   3580: on May 21, 2003, the first event of its kind in Poland. See the web site
                   3581: for more information.
                   3582: 
1.8       wiki     3583: ### `May 2003` - BSDCon.it
1.2       wiki     3584: 
                   3585: *May 9-11, 2003, Padova, Italy*
                   3586: 
                   3587: As part of [Webbit '03](http://www.webb.it/),
                   3588: [BSDCon.it](http://www.bsdcon.it/) will be held from May 9th to may 11th
                   3589: in Padova, Italy. People interested in giving a talk on NetBSD should
1.8       wiki     3590: contact <ed@bsdcon.it>.
1.2       wiki     3591: 
1.8       wiki     3592: ### `Apr 2003` - DECUS Munich Symposium 2003
1.2       wiki     3593: 
                   3594: *April 8th-10th, 2003, Bonn, Germany* *(updated)*
                   3595: 
                   3596: There was a presentation about porting NetBSD to old hardware, and the
                   3597: different emulating systems that allow old software to run on new
                   3598: hardware, again with NetBSD as the host OS, and one about eletronic
                   3599: voting, using the procedure for the [election of the NetBSD Board of
                   3600: Directors](../changes/#board-elections2002) as an in-depth example.
                   3601: 
1.8       wiki     3602: ### `Apr 2003` - Magdeburg Linuxtag
1.2       wiki     3603: 
                   3604: *April 5th, 2003, Magdeburg, Germany*
                   3605: 
                   3606: There was a NetBSD booth and presentation at the Magdeburg Linuxtag in
                   3607: Magdeburg, Germany on April 5th 2003 at the University of Magdeburg,
                   3608: Germany. See [http://www.mdlug.de/](http://www.mdlug.de/) for more
1.8       wiki     3609: information. Contact Bernd Sieker <bsieker@freenet.de> for information
                   3610: regarding representation of NetBSD at the event.
1.2       wiki     3611: 
1.8       wiki     3612: ### `Mar 2003` - NetBSD is ten years young and still going strong!
1.2       wiki     3613: 
                   3614: Several parties are being held in cities around the world to celebrate
                   3615: the tenth birthday of The NetBSD Project, March 21, 2003. Check out the
                   3616: [Events Gallery](events/) for more information.
                   3617: 
1.8       wiki     3618: ### `Mar 2003` - CeBIT 2003
1.2       wiki     3619: 
                   3620: *March 12-19, 2003, Hannover, Germany*
                   3621: 
                   3622: The [CeBIT 2003](http://www.cebit.de), the most widely known ICT trade
                   3623: fair world-wide, took place in Hannover, Germany from March 12-19, 2003.
                   3624: The NetBSD Project had a booth on Wednesday the 12th, and Thursday 13th,
                   3625: and there was a 30 minute presentation of the NetBSD Project. Bernd
                   3626: Sieker and Jaromir Dolocek manned the booth, see their
                   3627: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/03/20/0001.html).
                   3628: 
1.8       wiki     3629: ### `Mar 2003` - NetBSD System Administration training
1.2       wiki     3630: 
                   3631: *March 4-6, 2003, Phoenix, Arizona, USA area*
                   3632: 
                   3633: [Puget Sound Technology](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/) is
                   3634: teaching a hands-on class covering the fundamentals of NetBSD system
                   3635: administration. See
                   3636: [http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/)
                   3637: for details.
                   3638: 
1.8       wiki     3639: ### `Mar 2003` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tag
1.2       wiki     3640: 
                   3641: *March 1, 2003, Chemnitz, Germany*
                   3642: 
                   3643: NetBSD was represented with a booth at the [Chemnitzer Linux-Tag
                   3644: (CLT5)](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt5/). A summary of the
                   3645: events including several pictures is available online at
                   3646: [http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/clt5.html](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/clt5.html).
                   3647: Presentations, including mp3s of the talks (in German!) are available
                   3648: from:
                   3649: 
1.8       wiki     3650: -   NetBSD - eine Einführung
                   3651:     [
                   3652:     mp3
                   3653:     ]
                   3654: -   NetBSD 1.6 - Neuigkeiten und Einsatz im Embedded-Umfeld
                   3655:     [
                   3656:     mp3
                   3657:     ]
                   3658: -   Der Regensburger Marathon-Cluster - eine Video-Rendering-Anwendung
                   3659:     mit NetBSD
                   3660:     [
                   3661:     mp3
                   3662:     ]
1.2       wiki     3663: 
1.8       wiki     3664: ### `Feb 2003` - Solutions Linux
1.2       wiki     3665: 
                   3666: *February 4-6, 2003, CNIT - Paris La Defense, France.*
                   3667: 
                   3668: The Solutions Linux conference and expo (formerly known as the Linux
                   3669: Expo Paris) held a NetBSD booth run by the
                   3670: [GCU-Squad](http://www.gcu-squad.org/) and the [French NetBSD Users
                   3671: Group](http://www.netbsd-fr.org/). A [report is available
                   3672: online.](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-users/2003/02/08/0010.html)
                   3673: 
1.8       wiki     3674: ### `Jan 2003` - Ottawa Open Source Weekend
1.2       wiki     3675: 
                   3676: *January 25th, 26th, 2003, Ottawa, Canada*
                   3677: 
                   3678: On 2003 January 25 and 26, a coalition of computer professionals,
                   3679: students, and volunteers will host an Open Source Weekend in Ottawa,
                   3680: Canada. The events will be spread across the city and throughout the
                   3681: weekend to showcase the dynamic world of open source software. The major
                   3682: activities will be the:
                   3683: 
                   3684: -   Linuxfest at the University of Ottawa (Sat. Jan. 25th)
                   3685: -   Linuxfest at Carleton University (Sat. Jan. 25th)
                   3686: -   The Business of Open Source Software conference. (Sun. Jan. 26th)
                   3687: 
                   3688: For details, please see [http://www.osw.ca/](http://www.osw.ca/).
                   3689: 
1.8       wiki     3690: ### `Jan 2003` - LinuxWorld 2003
1.2       wiki     3691: 
                   3692: *January 21-24, 2003, New York, New York*
                   3693: 
                   3694: The [LinuxWorld Conference and Expo](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com) 2003
                   3695: takes place in the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City
                   3696: from January 21-24, 2003. See the
                   3697: [website](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com) for more details and a free
                   3698: registration for the expo. The NetBSD Project had a booth at LinuxWorld,
                   3699: a [short
                   3700: review](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/01/24/0000.html)
                   3701: and a [handful of pictures](http://www.NetBSD.org/~jschauma/lwe03/) are
                   3702: available online.
                   3703: 
1.8       wiki     3704: ### `Dec 2002` - 19th Chaos Communication Congress (19c3)
1.2       wiki     3705: 
                   3706: *December 17th to 29th, Berlin, Germany*
                   3707: 
                   3708: The NetBSD Project will be present at the [19th Chaos Communication
                   3709: Congress](http://www.ccc.de/congress/2002/) (19c3) in Berlin, Germany,
                   3710: from December 27th to 29th.
                   3711: 
1.8       wiki     3712: ### `Dec 2002` - NetBSD System Administration training
1.2       wiki     3713: 
                   3714: *December 10-12, 2002, Seattle, Washington, USA area*
                   3715: 
                   3716: [Puget Sound Technology](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/) is
                   3717: teaching a hands-on class covering the fundamentals of NetBSD system
                   3718: administration.
                   3719: 
1.8       wiki     3720: ### `Dec 2002` - Internet Week 2002
1.2       wiki     3721: 
                   3722: *December 16-20, 2002, Pacifico Yokohama, Japan*
                   3723: 
                   3724: [Japan NetBSD Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) will organize a
                   3725: BSD BoF on December 18th, 18:00(JST) at this years Internet Week. The
                   3726: BoF was broadcasted via RealVideo (179 clients)/[xcast (3
                   3727: clients)](http://www.xcast.jp/)/IRC. See
                   3728: [http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw2002/bof/bof04.htm](http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw2002/bof/bof04.htm)
                   3729: for details.
                   3730: 
1.8       wiki     3731: ### `Nov 2002` - KNF Congress 2002
1.2       wiki     3732: 
                   3733: *November 24, 2002, Nuremberg, Germany*
                   3734: 
                   3735: This years KNF Congress is under the motto "Linux in allen
                   3736: Lebenslagen???, ... und andere Fragen im Internet" ("Linux in all
                   3737: aspects of life??? ... and other questions on the Internet"). There will
                   3738: not only be Linux-oriented talks, but also a bit of talk about NetBSD,
                   3739: so this might be interesting for anyone in the area of
                   3740: Nuremberg/Germany. There will be a talk about NetBSD/dreamcast, a NetBSD
                   3741: booth and also some NetBSD-related prices in the Tombola.
                   3742: 
                   3743: The congress will take place Sunday Nov 24th, 10-18h at the
                   3744: Gemeinschaftshaus Langwasser, Glogauer Str. 50, 90473 Nuremberg,
                   3745: Germany. See
                   3746: [http://www.franken.de/kongress/index.html](http://www.franken.de/kongress/index.html)
                   3747: for more information.
                   3748: 
1.8       wiki     3749: ### `Nov 2002` - BSD Conference Japan
1.2       wiki     3750: 
                   3751: *November 23, 2002, tsudahall Tokyo, Japan*
                   3752: 
1.8       wiki     3753: [](http://www.bsdcon.jp/2002/) with 172 attendances.
1.2       wiki     3754: 
1.8       wiki     3755: ### `Nov 2002` - BSDCon Europe 2002
1.2       wiki     3756: 
                   3757: *November 15-17, 2002, Amsterdam, Netherlands*
                   3758: 
                   3759: [http://2002.eurobsdcon.org/](http://2002.eurobsdcon.org/). \`\`[Rumors,
                   3760: Gossips and Facts](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/eurobsdcon2002.html)''
                   3761: are available online thanks to Hubert Feyrer.
                   3762: 
1.8       wiki     3763: ### `Nov 2002` - LISA '02
1.2       wiki     3764: 
                   3765: *November 3-8, 2002, Philadelphia, PA*
                   3766: 
                   3767: [http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa02/](http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa02/)
                   3768: 
1.8       wiki     3769: ### `Nov 2002` - RISC OS S.E. Show
1.2       wiki     3770: 
                   3771: *November 2, 2002, Guildford, UK*
                   3772: 
                   3773: The Surrey and Sussex Acorn User Group [RISC OS South-East
                   3774: Show](http://www.fillin.co.uk/seshow/), held in Guildford Technical
                   3775: College.
                   3776: 
1.8       wiki     3777: ### `Oct 2002` - Linuxdays 2002
1.2       wiki     3778: 
                   3779: *October 1-3, 2002, Luxembourg*
                   3780: 
                   3781: The NetBSD Project was present at the [Luxembourgh
                   3782: Linuxdays](http://www.linuxday.lu/), an Open Source and Free Software
                   3783: Conference and Expo held in, well, Luxembourg. Hubert Feyrer gave talks
                   3784: on [NetBSD](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/nb2002-lu.pdf) and a [video
                   3785: rendering cluster done with
                   3786: NetBSD](http://www.feyrer.de/marathon-cluster/mc-slides.pdf). A
                   3787: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2002/10/08/0000.html)
                   3788: was sent to the netbsd-advocacy list, pictures and more information are
                   3789: available from [Hubert's
                   3790: website](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/#linuxday.lu).
                   3791: 
1.8       wiki     3792: ### `Sep 2002` - Linux-Kongress 2002
1.2       wiki     3793: 
                   3794: *September 4-6, 2002, Cologne, Germany*
                   3795: 
                   3796: The NetBSD Project will be present at [Linux-Kongress
                   3797: 2002](http://www.linux-kongress.org), the 9th International Linux System
                   3798: Technology Conference, held at the Physics Institutes of the University
                   3799: of Cologne, Germany. A report and pictures of the BSD-booth is available
                   3800: online.
                   3801: 
1.8       wiki     3802: ### `Aug 2002` - 11th USENIX Security Symposium
1.2       wiki     3803: 
                   3804: *August 5-9, 2002, San Francisco, CA*
                   3805: 
                   3806: [http://www.usenix.org/events/sec02/](http://www.usenix.org/events/sec02/)
                   3807: 
1.8       wiki     3808: ### `Jul 2002` - NetBSD 1.5.3 release
1.2       wiki     3809: 
                   3810: *July 22, 2002*
                   3811: 
                   3812: [NetBSD 1.5.3](../releases/formal-1.5/NetBSD-1.5.3.html), a *[patch
                   3813: release](../releases/release-map.html)* improving stability, fixing bugs
                   3814: in, addressing security issues in, and adding some features to [NetBSD
                   3815: 1.5.2](../releases/formal-1.5/), has been released with support for 20
                   3816: architectures. More information is available in the [1.5.3 release
                   3817: announcement](../releases/formal-1.5/NetBSD-1.5.3.html).
                   3818: 
1.8       wiki     3819: ### `Jul 2002` - NetWorld+Interop 2002 Tokyo BSD BOF
1.2       wiki     3820: 
                   3821: *July 3, 2002, Chiba, Japan*
                   3822: 
                   3823: http://www.interop.jp/syutten/report.html
                   3824: 
                   3825: [http://www.jp.freebsd.org/event/N+I2002\_BOF/](http://www.jp.freebsd.org/event/N+I2002_BOF/)
                   3826: , [BSD security update - BIND,
                   3827: OpenSSH](http://www.itojun.org/paper/itojun-interop2002-bsdbof/mgp00001.html).
                   3828: 
1.8       wiki     3829: ### `Jun 2002` - USENIX Annual Technical Conference
1.2       wiki     3830: 
                   3831: *June 9-14, 2002, Montery Conference Center Monterey, California, USA*
                   3832: 
                   3833: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix02/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix02/).
                   3834: Slides of Christos Zoulas' presentation are [available
                   3835: here](events/usenix2002/).
                   3836: 
1.8       wiki     3837: ### `Jun 2002` - Open Source Meeting 2002 in Nagoya University
1.2       wiki     3838: 
                   3839: *June 8-9, 2002, Nagoya, Japan*
                   3840: 
1.8       wiki     3841: [](http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2002/)
1.2       wiki     3842: 
1.8       wiki     3843: ### `Jun 2002` - Linuxtag 2002 in Karlsruhe
1.2       wiki     3844: 
                   3845: *June 6-9, 2002, Karlsruhe, Germany*
                   3846: 
                   3847: [Linuxtag](http://www.linuxtag.de) had a BSD booth. A
                   3848: [report](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/linuxtag-karlsruhe-2002.html) is
                   3849: available.
                   3850: 
1.8       wiki     3851: ### `May 2002` - Wakefield 2002, The Acorn RISC OS Show
1.2       wiki     3852: 
                   3853: *May 18-19, 2002, Wakefield, UK*
                   3854: 
                   3855: [http://www.wrocc.org.uk/show/2002/](http://www.wrocc.org.uk/show/2002/)
                   3856: 
1.8       wiki     3857: ### `May 2002` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting
1.2       wiki     3858: 
                   3859: *May 18, 2002, T-Zone Minami, Akihabara, Tokyo, Japan*
                   3860: 
                   3861: [http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting4.html](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting4.html)
                   3862: 
                   3863: The Japan NetBSD Users' Group had their annual meeting with 60
                   3864: attendances, and a NetBSD BoF with 95 attendances, 210 clients via
                   3865: RealVideo. Talking about Zoularis, LCD System Status monitor, devsw
                   3866: again, presentation with less, citrus, ACPI, jp.netbsd servers, Upcoming
                   3867: 1.6 and current, sourceforge.jp, xcast6.
                   3868: 
1.8       wiki     3869: ### `May 2002` - Annual International Free Software Forum
1.2       wiki     3870: 
                   3871: *May 2-4, 2002, Porto Alegre- RS, Brazil*
                   3872: 
                   3873: The Annual International Free Software Forum will take place on this May
                   3874: 2th, 3th and 4th in Porto Alegre- RS , Brazil. Mainly in event about
                   3875: Linux Gnu's solutions, this year The BSD's Operating Systems will have a
                   3876: chance to prove their value.
                   3877: 
                   3878: The Session's Speakers are Edson Brandi (FreeBSD), Diego Linke (NetBSD)
                   3879: and Ricardo Nascimento Ferreira (OpenBSD) and they will focus in the
                   3880: general aspects of the systems: history, license, goods and bads,
                   3881: technical characteristics and philosophy.
                   3882: 
1.8       wiki     3883: ### `Mar 2002` - 4th Chemnitz Linuxday 2002
1.2       wiki     3884: 
                   3885: *March 9-10, 2002, TU Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany*
                   3886: 
                   3887: [www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt4/](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt4/)
                   3888: 
                   3889: Presentations included "Migration to IPv6" mentioning NetBSD as example,
                   3890: "\*BSD - Alternative to Linux" presenting BSDs and "BIND9 - Let's talk
                   3891: IPv6". There was also a (Net)BSD booth manned by Andre Nicklas, Hubert
                   3892: Feyrer, Karl Uwe Lockhoff. A [detailed
                   3893: report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2002/03/11/0000.html)
                   3894: is available.
                   3895: 
1.8       wiki     3896: ### `Feb 2002` - GUUG Frühjahrsfachgespräch 2002
1.2       wiki     3897: 
                   3898: *February 27-March 1, 2002, Ruhr-Uni Bochum, Bochum, Germany*
                   3899: 
                   3900: [http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2002/index.html](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2002/index.html)
                   3901: 
                   3902: Presentations given during the spring meeting of the German Unix User
                   3903: Group (GUUG) included a report about NetBSD in 2002 and details about
                   3904: Rapid Deployment of IPv6 with 6to4, which covered NetBSD (among others).
                   3905: 
1.8       wiki     3906: ### `Feb 2002` - BSDCon 2002
1.2       wiki     3907: 
                   3908: *February 11-14, 2002, Cathedral Hill Hotel, San Francisco, California,
                   3909: USA*
                   3910: 
                   3911: [http://www.usenix.org/events/bsdcon02/cfp/](http://www.usenix.org/events/bsdcon02/cfp/)
                   3912: 
1.8       wiki     3913: ### `Dec 2001` - Internet Week 2001
1.2       wiki     3914: 
                   3915: *December 3-7, 2001, Yokohama, Japan*
                   3916: 
                   3917: [http://internetweek.jp/](http://internetweek.jp/)
                   3918: 
                   3919: At Internet Week 2001, there was a BSD BOF on December 6th.
                   3920: Additionally, December 7th was BSD/Linux Day.
                   3921: 
                   3922: There was a [BSD BoF session](http://www.jp.FreeBSD.org/event/iw2001/)
                   3923: on Dec 7 with 197 attendances, 392 clients via [RealVideo
                   3924: G2](http://www.real.com) broadcasting,IRC chatting. Talking about The
                   3925: BSD System on 1FDD, Special talk and Presentation [Perry E.
                   3926: Metzger/Warner Losh], IPv6 DNS transfer Club,Catch up FreeBSD
                   3927: current,talking about free software community, [BSD users group meeting
                   3928: via IPv6 XCAST](http://www.mma.gr.jp/%7Etree/bsd-20011206/).
                   3929: 
                   3930: On Dec 8, there was a [BSD/Linux
                   3931: Day](http://www.jus.or.jp/events/bsd-linux-day2001/) session talking
                   3932: about BSD, Linux, Mail User Agents, Mail Transfer, Office Suite,
                   3933: Emulation.
                   3934: 
1.8       wiki     3935: ### `Nov 2001` - BSDCon Europe 2001
1.2       wiki     3936: 
                   3937: *November 9-11, 2001, Thistle Hotel, Brighton, UK*
                   3938: 
                   3939: [http://www.bsdconeurope.org/](http://www.bsdconeurope.org/)
                   3940: 
1.8       wiki     3941: ### `Oct 2001` - RISC OS 2001 Show
1.2       wiki     3942: 
                   3943: *October 20-21, 2001, Berkshire, England*
                   3944: 
                   3945: [http://www.riscos2001.com/](http://www.riscos2001.com/)
                   3946: 
                   3947: NetBSD had a stand at the [RISC OS 2001
                   3948: Show](http://www.riscos2001.com/). There was various NetBSD boxes on
                   3949: display and NetBSD 1.5.2 CDs for sale.
                   3950: 
1.8       wiki     3951: ### `Sep 2001` - NetBSD 1.5.2 release
1.2       wiki     3952: 
                   3953: *September 13, 2001*
                   3954: 
                   3955: NetBSD 1.5.2, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   3956: stability, fixing bugs in, and adding some features to [NetBSD
                   3957: 1.5.1](../releases/formal-1.5/), was released with support for 21
                   3958: architectures. More information is available in the [1.5.2 release
                   3959: announcement](../releases/formal-1.5/NetBSD-1.5.2.html).
                   3960: 
1.8       wiki     3961: ### `Aug 2001` - LinuxWorld Expo
1.2       wiki     3962: 
                   3963: *August 26-30, 2001, San Francisco, CA*
                   3964: 
                   3965: [http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/)
                   3966: 
                   3967: The NetBSD Project had a booth at the LinuxWorld Conference & Expo from
                   3968: August 28-30, 2001. Jason Thorpe has written a short [summary about the
                   3969: NetBSD booth at
                   3970: LinuxWorld](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2001/08/30/0000.html).
                   3971: Also at the booth was the debut of NetBSD running on a Playstation 2
                   3972: from Japan.
                   3973: 
1.8       wiki     3974: ### `Jul 2001` - NetBSD 1.5.1 release
1.2       wiki     3975: 
                   3976: *July 11, 2001*
                   3977: 
                   3978: NetBSD 1.5.1, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   3979: stability, fixing bugs in, and adding some features to [NetBSD
                   3980: 1.5](../releases/formal-1.5/), was released with support for 21
                   3981: architectures. More information is available in the [1.5.1 release
                   3982: announcement](../releases/formal-1.5/NetBSD-1.5.1.html).
                   3983: 
1.8       wiki     3984: ### `Jun 2001` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting
1.2       wiki     3985: 
                   3986: *June 30, 2001, [ASCII Corporation](http://www.ascii.co.jp/info/),
                   3987: Tokyo, Japan*
                   3988: 
                   3989: [http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting3.html](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting3.html)
                   3990: 
                   3991: The Japan NetBSD Users' Group had their annual meeting with 52
                   3992: attendances, and a NetBSD BoF with 102 attendances, 275 clients via
                   3993: RealVideo G2 broadcasting.
                   3994: 
                   3995: Talking about jp.NetBSD.org servers, NetBSD status updates after
                   3996: USENIX2001,Korea NetBSD User Group, www.NetBSD.org Logo, Chiba-BUG,
                   3997: Making plan for NetBSD Book in Japan, XCAST on NetBSD, The New
                   3998: Block/Character Device Switch Configration Framework, Life in PEACE, wdc
                   3999: MD driver for DC IDE-HD Interface on NetBSD/dreamcast, Get into
                   4000: Zoularis, PS2Linux for NetBSD, and special guest talking with Antti
                   4001: Kantee from Finland. Japan NetBSD Users' Group will have a special
                   4002: meeting on 54th IETF Yokohama, Japan.
                   4003: 
1.8       wiki     4004: ### `Jun 2001` - USENIX Annual Technical Conference
1.2       wiki     4005: 
                   4006: *June 25-30, 2001, Boston, MA*
                   4007: 
                   4008: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/)
                   4009: 
                   4010: NetBSD was well represented at [Usenix
                   4011: 2001](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/), and we would like to
                   4012: thank everyone involved in the BSD BoF and the NetBSD booth.
                   4013: 
                   4014: The NetBSD Project had a presentation at the BSD BoF which was headed by
                   4015: [NetBSD Core Group](../people/core.html) members Christos Zoulas and
                   4016: Luke Mewburn. A list of highlights is available in Chuck Toporek's
                   4017: "[Greetings from the BSD Super
                   4018: BoF](http://unix.oreilly.com/news/usenixchuck_0601.html)" article. The
                   4019: slides from this talk are available at
                   4020: [events/usenix2001/](events/usenix2001/).
                   4021: 
                   4022: Luke Mewburn was also a part of the scripting technical session; his
                   4023: presentation was entitled, "The Design and Implementation of the NetBSD
                   4024: rc.d System". In Ellen Siever's "[Usenix Technical Session
                   4025: Wrap-Up](http://unix.oreilly.com/news/usenixellen_0601.html)" article,
                   4026: she talks briefly about Luke's presentation. Luke's paper can be found
                   4027: at the [Usenix 2001](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/) web site,
                   4028: in both HTML and PDF formats, under [FREENIX Track Refereed
                   4029: Papers](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/freenix01/mewburn.html)
                   4030: (requires USENIX membership). The paper may also be found in
                   4031: [PDF](http://www.mewburn.net/luke/papers/rc.d.pdf) format at Luke's own
                   4032: web site.
                   4033: 
                   4034: Again, a thank you to all involved.
                   4035: 
1.8       wiki     4036: ### `Jun 2001` - Open Source Meeting 2001 in Nagoya University
1.2       wiki     4037: 
                   4038: *June 9-10, 2001, Nagoya, Japan*
                   4039: 
1.8       wiki     4040: [](http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2001/)
1.2       wiki     4041: 
                   4042: On June 9-10th, 2001, several Bof about open source community in japan
                   4043: were held.100+150 persons attended in person.
                   4044: 
1.8       wiki     4045: ### `Jun 2001` - NetWorld+Interop Tokyo, BSD BoF
1.2       wiki     4046: 
                   4047: *June 7 2001, Chiba, Japan*
                   4048: 
                   4049: [http://www.interop.jp/](http://www.interop.jp/)
                   4050: 
                   4051: On June 7th, 2001, a BSD BoF was held as one of the night sessions at
                   4052: [NetWorld+Interop Tokyo](http://www.interop.jp/). Over 300 people
                   4053: attended in person, 50-100 people attended over IRC (volunteers typed
                   4054: the discussions to a couple of IRC channels), and 828 clients watched
                   4055: the discussion over RealVideo transmission. Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino
                   4056: wrote up a [summary of the BSD BoF at NetWorld+Interop
                   4057: Tokyo](events/interop-tokyo-2001.html).
                   4058: 
1.8       wiki     4059: ### `May 2001` - Wakefield 2001
1.2       wiki     4060: 
                   4061: *May 19-20, 2001, Wakefield, UK*
                   4062: 
                   4063: There was a NetBSD stand at the Wakefield Acorn / RiscOS show. The
                   4064: Wakefield show was more of an ARM biased show, so there was a
                   4065: [NetBSD/arm26](../ports/arm26/) and [NetBSD/arm32](../ports/arm32/)
                   4066: slant to the NetBSD stand. The stand featured machines running NetBSD,
                   4067: and CD-ROMS of the NetBSD system with some additional pre-built packages
                   4068: and a copy of the NetBSD web site on them. Also at the show Chris
                   4069: Gilbert gave a talk about NetBSD.
                   4070: 
1.8       wiki     4071: ### `Apr 2001` - Comdex Spring 2001
1.2       wiki     4072: 
                   4073: *April 2-5, 2001, Chicago, IL*
                   4074: 
                   4075: [http://www.comdex.com/](http://www.comdex.com/)
                   4076: 
                   4077: NetBSD had a booth at [Comdex](http://www.comdex.com/) Spring 2001. A
                   4078: [short summary](events/comdex-spring-2001.html) of NetBSD at Comdex
                   4079: Spring is available.
                   4080: 
                   4081: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4082: 
1.8       wiki     4083: ### `Feb 2001` - Open Source Matsuri 2001 in Akihabara
1.2       wiki     4084: 
                   4085: *February 10-11, 2001, Tokyo, Japan*
                   4086: 
                   4087: [Japan NetBSD Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) had a
                   4088: [booth](http://www.voj.toda.saitama.jp/photo/OpenSource2001/) with SONY
                   4089: NEWS,Sun Ultra1,DEC VAX station,Sega DreamCast,Mac SE/30, Sharp
                   4090: X68030,Mac G4Qube,iBook,NEC MobileGearII,
                   4091: [PEACE](http://chiharu.hauN.ORG/peace/) and [umidi/utoro
                   4092: demo](http://utoro.imou.to/) with 7000 attendances. Held a Presentation
                   4093: & a tutorial about NetBSD by jun@NetBSD.org. [[Reports on
                   4094: jp.NetBSD.org](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/event/20010210OSF/)]
                   4095: 
1.8       wiki     4096: ### `Jan 2001` - LinuxWorld Expo 2001
1.2       wiki     4097: 
                   4098: *January 30-February 2, 2001, New York City, USA*
                   4099: 
                   4100: [http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/)
                   4101: 
                   4102: The NetBSD Project shared a stand with [Wasabi
                   4103: Systems](http://www.wasabisystems.com/) at LinuxWorld Expo 2001. The
                   4104: stand had a variety of different platforms running NetBSD, 1.5 CDs, and
                   4105: other swag.
                   4106: 
1.8       wiki     4107: ### `Dec 2000` - Internet Week 2000
1.2       wiki     4108: 
                   4109: *December 18-21, 2000, Osaka, Japan*
                   4110: 
                   4111: [http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw2000/](http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw2000/)
                   4112: 
                   4113: There was a [BSD BoF
                   4114: session](http://www.unixmagic.org/ml/netbsd/200012/msg00019.html) on Dec
                   4115: 19 with 160 attendances, 94 clients via [RealVideo
                   4116: G2](http://www.real.com) broadcasting,60 IRC realtime broadcasting
                   4117: clients. Talking about The BSD System on 1FDD, USB maniacs from across
                   4118: the [BSD magazine](http://www.ascii.co.jp/BSDmag/) editorial room,
                   4119: announce from BSDi Japan Office, Users groups in
                   4120: JP[[NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/), [OFUG](http://www.ofug.net/),
                   4121: [S\*BUG](http://www.bbsbrain.ne.jp/~sbug/),
                   4122: [K\*bug](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/), [NBUG](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/),
                   4123: [JNUG](http://www.NetBSD.org/community/groups.html#jnug), L\*BUG],
                   4124: little red [Daemon-kun](http://www.twin.ne.jp/~minamie/ost/) from The
                   4125: Open Source Toys Project, BSD goods present time,and more thinking about
                   4126: BSD activity in Japan.
                   4127: 
1.8       wiki     4128: ### `Dec 2000` - NetBSD 1.5 release
1.2       wiki     4129: 
                   4130: *December 6, 2000*
                   4131: 
                   4132: [NetBSD 1.5](../releases/formal-1.5/), the eighth [major
                   4133: release](../releases/release-map.html) of NetBSD, was announced to the
                   4134: public.
                   4135: 
1.8       wiki     4136: ### `Dec 2000` - Usenix Systems Administration Conference (LISA)
1.2       wiki     4137: 
                   4138: *December 3-8, 2000, New Orleans, LA*
                   4139: 
                   4140: [http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa2000/](http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa2000/)
                   4141: 
1.8       wiki     4142: ### `Nov 2000` - NetBSD 1.4.3 release
1.2       wiki     4143: 
                   4144: *November 25, 2000*
                   4145: 
                   4146: NetBSD 1.4.3, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4147: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.4](../releases/formal-1.4/), was
                   4148: announced to the public.
                   4149: 
1.8       wiki     4150: ### `Nov 2000` - Comdex Fall 2000
1.2       wiki     4151: 
                   4152: *November 13-17 2000, Las Vegas, NV*
                   4153: 
                   4154: [http://www.comdex.com/](http://www.comdex.com/)
                   4155: 
                   4156: The NetBSD Project had a booth at Comdex Fall 2000. We demonstrated a
                   4157: full desktop system running on a Macintosh G4 cube, as well as other
                   4158: sundry bits. The cube also appeared on German 3Sat Neues.
                   4159: 
                   4160: Expenses for this event were underwritten by LinuxMall and The NetBSD
                   4161: Mission.
                   4162: 
1.8       wiki     4163: ### `Oct 2000` - Linux Expo Toronto 2000
1.2       wiki     4164: 
                   4165: *October 30-November 1 2000, Toronto, Ontario, Canada*
                   4166: 
                   4167: [http://www.linuxexpocanada.com/](http://www.linuxexpocanada.com/)
                   4168: 
                   4169: The NetBSD Project had a booth at displaying NetBSD i386 and mac68k -
                   4170: T-shirts and 1.4.2 CDs were available. The i386 machine was running an
                   4171: automated demo which will soon be available in pkgsrc.
                   4172: 
                   4173: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission and
                   4174: David Maxwell.
                   4175: 
1.8       wiki     4176: ### `Oct 2000` - RISC OS 2000
1.2       wiki     4177: 
                   4178: *October 21-22 2000, Epsom, England*
                   4179: 
                   4180: [http://www.armclub.org.uk/shows/riscos/](http://www.armclub.org.uk/shows/riscos/)
                   4181: 
                   4182: A group of NetBSD enthusiasts were one of the exhibitors at RISC OS
                   4183: 2000. They had CD's, leaflets, and a mixture of hardware running NetBSD
                   4184: on display. David Brownlee wrote up a report about the [NetBSD stand at
                   4185: RISC OS 2000](events/riscos-2000.html).
                   4186: 
1.8       wiki     4187: ### `Oct 2000` - BSDCon 2000
1.2       wiki     4188: 
                   4189: *October 14-20 2000, Monterey, CA*
                   4190: 
                   4191: [http://www.bsdcon.org/](http://www.bsdcon.org/)
                   4192: 
                   4193: NetBSD had a table at this event, and there were a couple of talks
                   4194: spotlighting NetBSD.
                   4195: 
1.8       wiki     4196: Erik Berls <cyber@NetBSD.org> and Luke Mewburn <lukem@NetBSD.org> gave a
                   4197: talk entitled "NetBSD: Platform for the Future". Slides are available at
                   4198: [](http://www.mewburn.net/luke/talks/bsdcon-2000/).
1.2       wiki     4199: 
                   4200: Also, Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino gave a talk on NetBSD 1.5. A transcript
                   4201: is available at
1.8       wiki     4202: [](ftp://ftp.itojun.org/pub/paper/itojun-bsdcon2000-netbsd15.ps.gz).
1.2       wiki     4203: 
1.8       wiki     4204: ### `Oct 2000` - Atlanta Linux Showcase
1.2       wiki     4205: 
                   4206: *October 12-14 2000, Atlanta, GA*
                   4207: 
                   4208: [http://www.linuxshowcase.org/](http://www.linuxshowcase.org/)
                   4209: 
                   4210: The NetBSD Project ran a booth at this event, showcasing NetBSD on
                   4211: non-PC platforms (primarily the Mac G4 cube). Some unfortunate bugs were
                   4212: fixed onsite.
                   4213: 
                   4214: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4215: 
1.8       wiki     4216: ### `Aug 2000` - LinuxWorld Conference & Expo
1.2       wiki     4217: 
                   4218: *August 14-17 2000, San Jose, CA*
                   4219: 
                   4220: [http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/)
                   4221: 
                   4222: There was a BSD BoF session on Wednesday August 16th. In the September
                   4223: 2000 issue, Daemon News published an
                   4224: [article](http://ezine.daemonnews.org/200009/linuxworld-2000.html) on
                   4225: the BSD presence at LinuxWorld 2000.
                   4226: 
1.8       wiki     4227: ### `Jul 2000` - O'Reilly Open Source Software Convention 2000
1.2       wiki     4228: 
                   4229: *July 17-20, 2000, Monterey, CA*
                   4230: 
                   4231: http://conferences.oreilly.com/oscon2000/
                   4232: 
                   4233: NetBSD had a table at the O'Reilly Open Source Software Convention 2000.
                   4234: Also, there was a session called the "Future of the BSDs", presented by
                   4235: a group that included Charles Hannum from NetBSD.
                   4236: 
                   4237: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4238: 
1.8       wiki     4239: ### `Jul 2000` - Comdex Canada 2000
1.2       wiki     4240: 
                   4241: *July 12-14 2000, Toronto, Ontario, Canada*
                   4242: 
                   4243: The NetBSD Project had a booth at Comdex Canada 2000 at which T-shirts
                   4244: and 1.4.2 CDs were available. There are some photos of [the screen,
                   4245: showing the bktr display](../images/events/20000712-1.jpg), NetBSD
                   4246: developers [David Maxwell (left) and D'Arcy Cain
                   4247: (right)](../images/events/20000712-2.jpg), and helpers [Carol Cain, and
                   4248: Robert Waters](../images/events/20000712-3.jpg). We also have pictures
                   4249: of another [User Friendly visitor](../images/events/booth_puppy.jpg).
                   4250: 
                   4251: Expenses for this event were underwritten by LinuxMall, The NetBSD
                   4252: Mission and David Maxwell.
                   4253: 
1.8       wiki     4254: ### `Jul 2000` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting
1.2       wiki     4255: 
                   4256: *July 1 2000, Tokyo Japan*
                   4257: 
                   4258: [http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting2.html](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting2.html)
                   4259: 
                   4260: The Japan NetBSD Users' Group had their annual meeting, and a NetBSD BoF
                   4261: followed.
                   4262: 
1.8       wiki     4263: ### `Jun 2000` - LinuxTag 2000
1.2       wiki     4264: 
                   4265: *June 29-July 2 2000, Stuttgart, Germany*
                   4266: 
                   4267: http://www.linuxtag.org/2000/english/
                   4268: 
                   4269: A group of \*BSD enthusiasts organized a \*BSD booth at [LinuxTag
                   4270: 2000](http://www.linuxtag.org/2000/english/), which, among many other
                   4271: things, included a variety of boxes showcasing NetBSD. Christian
                   4272: Weisgerber has written a [summary](events/linuxtag-2000.html) about his
                   4273: experiences at LinuxTag 2000, as one both manning the \*BSD booth and
                   4274: giving a talk.
                   4275: 
1.8       wiki     4276: ### `Jun 2000` - Usenix Annual Technical Conference
1.2       wiki     4277: 
                   4278: *June 21-22 2000, San Diego, CA*
                   4279: 
                   4280: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix2000/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix2000/)
                   4281: 
                   4282: NetBSD had a presence at the [Usenix Annual Technical
                   4283: Conference](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix2000/) in 2000. Most
                   4284: notably, Charles Hannum gave a talk about NetBSD, William Studenmund
                   4285: gave a [technical session on
                   4286: DMFS](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix2000/freenix/studenmund.html)
                   4287: (Data Migration File System) for NetBSD, Chuck Silvers gave a [technical
                   4288: session on
                   4289: UBC](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix2000/freenix/silvers.html)
                   4290: (an efficient United I/O and Memory Caching Subsystem for NetBSD), and
                   4291: Jun-ichiro Hagino gave a [technical session on mbuf changes in
                   4292: KAME/\*BSD IPv6
                   4293: support](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix2000/freenix/hagino.html).
                   4294: There was also a BSD BoF which included people kicking around beach
                   4295: balls emblazoned with "NetBSD support: it's not hot air anymore" in
                   4296: reference to the launch of [Wasabi
                   4297: Systems](http://www.wasabisystems.com/).
                   4298: 
                   4299: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The Usenix Association and
                   4300: The NetBSD Mission.
                   4301: 
1.8       wiki     4302: ### `Jun 2000` - German Unix User Group spring '00 meeting
1.2       wiki     4303: 
                   4304: *June 14-16 2000, Cologne, Germany*
                   4305: 
                   4306: [http://www.guug.de/](http://www.guug.de/)
                   4307: 
                   4308: NetBSD was represented at the spring meeting of the [German Unix User
                   4309: Group](http://www.guug.de/). Ignatios Souvatzis gave a presentation
                   4310: about experiences with IPv6 using NetBSD.
                   4311: 
1.8       wiki     4312: ### `Jun 2000` - NetWorld+Interop Tokyo
1.2       wiki     4313: 
                   4314: *June 8 2000, Chiba, Japan*
                   4315: 
                   4316: [http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/ml/admin-ja/200005/msg00015.html](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/ml/admin-ja/200005/msg00015.html)
                   4317: 
                   4318: A joint \*BSD users group BOF was held. Jordan Hubbard and Warner Losh
                   4319: (of FreeBSD) joined and gave us a talk. BOF session covering various
                   4320: \*BSD followed.
                   4321: 
1.8       wiki     4322: ### `Apr 2000` - Comdex Spring 2000
1.2       wiki     4323: 
                   4324: *April 17-20 2000, Chicago, IL*
                   4325: 
                   4326: [http://www.comdex.com/](http://www.comdex.com/)
                   4327: 
                   4328: Expenses for this event were underwritten by LinuxMall and The NetBSD
                   4329: Mission.
                   4330: 
1.8       wiki     4331: ### `Apr 2000` - Linux Expo
1.2       wiki     4332: 
                   4333: *April 10-12 2000, Montreal, Quebec, Canada*
                   4334: 
                   4335: [http://www.linuxexpocanada.com/](http://www.linuxexpocanada.com/)
                   4336: 
                   4337: The NetBSD Project had a booth displaying NetBSD i386, hpcmips, and
                   4338: mmeye at this event in Montreal, Canada. T-shirts, 1.4.1, 1.4.2, and
                   4339: snapshot CDs were available.
                   4340: 
                   4341: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4342: 
1.8       wiki     4343: ### `Mar 2000` - DECUS Munich
1.2       wiki     4344: 
                   4345: *March 29, 2000, Munich, Germany*
                   4346: 
                   4347: [http://www.decus.de/](http://www.decus.de/)
                   4348: 
                   4349: Ignatios Souvatzis talked about NetBSD news and experiences with IPv6 on
                   4350: NetBSD at the DECUS Munich Symposium in Bonn.
                   4351: 
1.8       wiki     4352: ### `Mar 2000` - NetBSD 1.4.2 release
1.2       wiki     4353: 
                   4354: *March 19, 2000*
                   4355: 
                   4356: NetBSD 1.4.2, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4357: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.4](../releases/formal-1.4/), was
                   4358: announced to the public.
                   4359: 
1.8       wiki     4360: ### `Feb 2000` - Linux Expo
1.2       wiki     4361: 
                   4362: *February 1-3 2000, Paris, France*
                   4363: 
                   4364: [http://www.linuxexpoparis.com/](http://www.linuxexpoparis.com/)
                   4365: 
                   4366: There was a BSD BoF at the New York Linuxworld on Thursday, February
                   4367: 3rd.
                   4368: 
                   4369: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4370: 
1.8       wiki     4371: ### `Dec 1999` - Internet Week 1999
1.2       wiki     4372: 
                   4373: *December 18 1999, Yokohama, Japan*
                   4374: 
                   4375: [http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw99/](http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw99/)
                   4376: 
                   4377: There was a [BSD BoF session](http://www.jp.freebsd.org/event/iw99/) on
                   4378: Dec 18.
                   4379: 
1.8       wiki     4380: ### `Dec 1999` - The Bazaar
1.2       wiki     4381: 
                   4382: *December 14-16 1999, New York City, NY*
                   4383: 
                   4384: The NetBSD Project had two kiosks at "The Bazaar" in New York City at
                   4385: the Javits Center. We demoed NetBSD on several hardware platforms, and
                   4386: provided live video from the show floor via a [Brains, Inc. mmEye video
                   4387: server](http://www.brains.co.jp/).
                   4388: 
                   4389: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4390: 
1.8       wiki     4391: ### `Nov 1999` - Comdex Fall 1999
1.2       wiki     4392: 
                   4393: *November 15-19 1999, Las Vegas, NV*
                   4394: 
                   4395: [http://www.comdex.com/](http://www.comdex.com/)
                   4396: 
                   4397: The NetBSD Project had a booth at Comdex Fall 1999. We had 1.4.1 CD
                   4398: sets, sample CDs, demo machines, and a few surprises.
                   4399: 
                   4400: Expenses for this event were underwritten by LinuxMall and The NetBSD
                   4401: Mission.
                   4402: 
1.8       wiki     4403: ### `Nov 1999` - Open Source Matsuri99 in Akihabara
1.2       wiki     4404: 
                   4405: *November 12-13, 1999, Akihabara, Tokyo*
                   4406: 
                   4407: Japan NetBSD Users' Group ran a booth at Open Source Matsuri'99 in
                   4408: Akihabara ("Matsuri" is Japanese word for "Festival"). We had demo
                   4409: machines and short Presentation with NetBSD/hpcmips.
                   4410: 
1.8       wiki     4411: ### `Oct 1999` - Atlanta Linux Showcase 1999
1.2       wiki     4412: 
                   4413: *October 14-16, 1999, Atlanta, GA*
                   4414: 
                   4415: [http://www.linuxshowcase.org/1999/](http://www.linuxshowcase.org/1999/)
                   4416: 
                   4417: The NetBSD Project ran a booth at the Atlanta Linux Showcase. 1.4.1 CD
                   4418: sets and T-shirts were on sale.
                   4419: 
                   4420: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4421: 
1.8       wiki     4422: ### `Oct 1999` - BSD Social Event in Berlin
1.2       wiki     4423: 
                   4424: *October 9-10, 1999*
                   4425: 
1.8       wiki     4426: ### `Aug 1999` - NetBSD 1.4.1 release
1.2       wiki     4427: 
                   4428: *August 26, 1999*
                   4429: 
                   4430: NetBSD 1.4.1, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4431: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.4](../releases/formal-1.4/), was
                   4432: announced to the public.
                   4433: 
1.8       wiki     4434: ### `Jul 1999` - Wizards of OS \#1
1.2       wiki     4435: 
                   4436: *July 16-17, 1999, Berlin, Germany*
                   4437: 
                   4438: Patrick M. Hausen talked about FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD at the Free
                   4439: Software Projects panel of the Wizards of OS conference.
                   4440: 
1.8       wiki     4441: ### `Jun 1999` - LinuxTag '99
1.2       wiki     4442: 
                   4443: *June 26-27, 1999, Kaiserslautern, Germany*
                   4444: 
                   4445: [http://www.linuxtag.org/1999/](http://www.linuxtag.org/1999/)
                   4446: 
                   4447: The NetBSD Project attended LinuxTag '99 in Kaiserslautern, Germany. We
                   4448: exhibited a NetBSD/arm32 system running on a DNARD, and demonstrated the
                   4449: package system.
                   4450: 
1.8       wiki     4451: ### `Jun 1999` - Usenix '99
1.2       wiki     4452: 
                   4453: *June 6-11, 1999, Monterey, CA*
                   4454: 
                   4455: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix99/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix99/)
                   4456: 
                   4457: The NetBSD foundation attended the USENIX Annual Technical Conference in
                   4458: Monterey, CA. There was a Birds of a Feather session on Tuesday 8, 8pm -
                   4459: 10pm, and an exhibition booth featuring many different platforms. There
                   4460: is also a [full report](events/usenix1999.html) available.
                   4461: 
1.8       wiki     4462: ### `Mar 1999` - German Unix User Group spring '99 meeting
1.2       wiki     4463: 
                   4464: *March 16-19, 1999, Germany*
                   4465: 
                   4466: [http://www.guug.de/](http://www.guug.de/)
                   4467: 
                   4468: During the spring meeting of the [German Unix User
                   4469: Group](http://www.guug.de/) (GUUG), NetBSD was mentioned in two talks
                   4470: held by [Dr. Alexandre
                   4471: Wennmacher](http://www.uni-koeln.de/math-nat-fak/geomet/geo/mitarbeiter/mitarb/aw.html).
                   4472: The first described security through file flags and the second was about
                   4473: checkpointing in userspace.
                   4474: 
                   4475: At the \*BSD BoF, Hubert Feyrer explained the changes made in the
                   4476: Packages System to what was taken from FreeBSD, Christoph Badura
                   4477: answered general NetBSD questions.
                   4478: 
1.8       wiki     4479: ### `May 1999` - NetBSD 1.4 release
1.2       wiki     4480: 
                   4481: *May 12, 1999*
                   4482: 
                   4483: [NetBSD 1.4](../releases/formal-1.4/), the seventh [major
                   4484: release](../releases/release-map.html) of NetBSD, was announced to the
                   4485: public.
                   4486: 
1.8       wiki     4487: ### `Dec 1998` - NetBSD 1.3.3 release
1.2       wiki     4488: 
                   4489: *December 23, 1998*
                   4490: 
                   4491: NetBSD 1.3.3, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4492: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.3](../releases/formal-1.3/), was
                   4493: announced to the public.
                   4494: 
1.8       wiki     4495: ### `Aug 1998` - Open Source Developer Day
1.2       wiki     4496: 
                   4497: *August 21, 1998, San Jose, CA*
                   4498: 
                   4499: The NetBSD Project was proud to be a partner with O'Reilly and
                   4500: Associates for its Open Source Developer Day, held at the Fairmont Hotel
                   4501: in San Jose, CA.
                   4502: 
1.8       wiki     4503: ### `Jun 1998` - Usenix freenix track
1.2       wiki     4504: 
                   4505: *June 15-19, 1998, New Orleans, LA*
                   4506: 
                   4507: [FREENIX](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix98/freenix/),
                   4508: the freely redistributable software track, was held at
                   4509: [Usenix](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix98/).
                   4510: FREENIX was intended to be a showcase for the latest developments and
                   4511: interesting applications in freely redistributable software including
                   4512: NetBSD, FreeBSD, Linux, OpenBSD, GNU and Samba.
                   4513: 
1.8       wiki     4514: ### `May 1998` - NetBSD 1.3.2 release
1.2       wiki     4515: 
                   4516: *May 29, 1998*
                   4517: 
                   4518: NetBSD 1.3.2, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4519: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.3](../releases/formal-1.3/), was
                   4520: announced to the public.
                   4521: 
1.8       wiki     4522: ### `Apr 1998` - MTT '98 "Magic Days Trier"
1.2       wiki     4523: 
                   4524: *April 25-26, 1998, Germany*
                   4525: 
                   4526: The Amiga1 user group held another MTT.
                   4527: 
1.8       wiki     4528: ### `Mar 1998` - NetBSD 1.3.1 release
1.2       wiki     4529: 
                   4530: *March 9, 1998*
                   4531: 
                   4532: NetBSD 1.3.1, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4533: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.3](../releases/formal-1.3/), was
                   4534: released.
                   4535: 
1.8       wiki     4536: ### `Jan 1998` - NetBSD 1.3 release
1.2       wiki     4537: 
                   4538: *January 4, 1998*
                   4539: 
                   4540: [NetBSD-1.3](../releases/formal-1.5/), the sixth [major
                   4541: release](../releases/release-map.html) of NetBSD, was announced to the
                   4542: public.
                   4543: 
1.8       wiki     4544: ### `May 1997` - NetBSD 1.2.1 release
1.2       wiki     4545: 
                   4546: *May 20, 1997*
                   4547: 
                   4548: NetBSD 1.2.1, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4549: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.2](../releases/formal-1.2/), was
                   4550: announced to the public.
                   4551: 
1.8       wiki     4552: ### `Apr 1997` - MTT '97 "Magic Days Trier"
1.2       wiki     4553: 
                   4554: *April 19-20, 1997, Germany*
                   4555: 
                   4556: A NetBSD-1.2.1/Amiga preview, running on a DraCo and (after installing
1.8       wiki     4557: it live over ARCnet) on an Amiga 3000, was presented by Jürgen Schmitz
1.2       wiki     4558: and Ignatios Souvatzis at the MTT '97.
                   4559: 
1.8       wiki     4560: ### `Apr 1997` - DECUS Munich
1.2       wiki     4561: 
                   4562: *April 17, 1997, Bonn, Germany*
                   4563: 
                   4564: Ignatios Souvatzis presented a talk about *NetBSD on Digital Hardware*
                   4565: at the [DECUS Munich](http://www.decus.de/) Symposium in Bonn.
                   4566: 
1.8       wiki     4567: ### `Jan 1997` - Anaheim Usenix Birds of a Feather
1.2       wiki     4568: 
                   4569: *January 14, 1997, Anaheim, CA*
                   4570: 
                   4571: NetBSD hosted a Birds of a Feather at the Usenix conference which was
                   4572: held in Anaheim California. Christos Zoulas spoke about the current
                   4573: state, goals and future directions of the project, while Paul
                   4574: Kranenburg, Aaron Brown and Chris Demetriou answered questions about the
                   4575: sparc and the alpha ports respectively.

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