Annotation of wikisrc/events.mdwn, revision 1.4

1.1       wiki        1: # This page is currently a placeholder for an upcoming listing of events
                      2: 
                      3: For questions, ask [mbalmer](mailto:mbalmer@netbsd.org), as he's one reserving this space...
1.2       wiki        4: 
                      5: NetBSD Events
                      6: =============
                      7: 
                      8: This is an incomplete list of NetBSD-related events. If you know about
                      9: some public event that fits and would like it to be listed here,
                     10: [contact us.](http://www.NetBSD.org/cgi-bin/feedback.cgi)
                     11: 
                     12: For a list of NetBSD-related presentations, please check out our
                     13: [presentation pages](/gallery/presentations/).
                     14: 
                     15: ### Future Events
                     16: 
                     17: -   [Mar 2014 - AsiaBSDCon 2014](#asiabsdcon-tokyo-2014)
                     18: -   [Mar 2014 - Open Source Conference 2014
                     19:     Hamanako](#opensourceconf2014-hamamatsu)
                     20: -   [Jun 2014 - Open Source Conference 2014
                     21:     Hokkaido](#opensourceconf2014-DO)
                     22: -   [Jul 2014 - Open Source Conference 2014
                     23:     Nagoya](#opensourceconf2014-Nagoya)
                     24: -   [Nov 2014 - Kansai OpenSource 2014](#kansai-os-jp-2014)
                     25: 
                     26: ### Past Events
                     27: 
1.3       wiki       28: -   [Feb 2014 - Open Source Conference 2014
                     29:     Tokyo/Spring](#opensourceconf2014-tokyospring)
1.2       wiki       30: -   [Feb 2014 - NYC\*BSD Con 2014](#NYCBSDCon2014)
                     31: -   [Nov 2013 - Linux User Group of Mauritius - LinuxFest
                     32:     2013](#LinuxFest2013Mauritius)
                     33: -   [Nov 2013 - Open Source Conference 2013
                     34:     Oita](#opensourceconf2013-oita)
                     35: -   [Nov 2013 - Open Source Conference 2013
                     36:     Fukuoka](#opensourceconf2013-fukuoka)
                     37: -   [Nov 2013 - Kansai OpenSource 2013](#kansai-os-jp-2013)
                     38: -   [Oct 2013 - Open Source Conference 2013
                     39:     Tokyo/Fall](#opensourceconf2013-tokyofall)
                     40: -   [Oct 2013 - Open Source Conference 2013
                     41:     Hiroshima](#opensourceconf2013-Hiroshima)
                     42: -   [Sep 2013 - Open Source Conference 2013
                     43:     Hokkaido](#opensourceconf2013-DO)
                     44: -   [Aug 2013 - FrOSCon 2013](#froscon2013)
                     45: -   [Aug 2013 - Open Source Conference 2013
                     46:     Shimane](#opensourceconf2013-Shimane)
                     47: -   [Aug 2013 - Open Source Conference 2013
                     48:     Kansai@Kyoto](#opensourceconf2013-Kansai)
                     49: -   [Jul 2013 - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD
                     50:     BOF](#jp-users-2013)
                     51: -   [Jul 2013 - Open Source Conference 2013
                     52:     Okinawa](#opensourceconf2013-Okinawa)
                     53: -   [Jun 2013 - Open Source Conference 2013
                     54:     Nagoya](#opensourceconf2013-Nagoya)
                     55: -   [May 2013 - Linuxtag Berlin](#linuxtagB2013)
                     56: -   [May 2013 - BSDCan 2013, Ottawa, Canada](#bsdcan2013)
                     57: -   [Apr 2013 - Central European BSD-Day 2013, Naples,
                     58:     Italy](#bsdday_2013)
                     59: -   [Mar 2013 - pkgsrcCon 2013, Berlin, Germany](#pkgsrcCon-2013)
                     60: -   [Mar 2013 - Chemnitz Linux Days 2013, Chemnitz,
                     61:     Germany](#chemnitzer-linuxtage-2013)
                     62: -   [Mar 2013 - AsiaBSDCon 2013](#asiabsdcon-tokyo-2013)
                     63: -   [Mar 2013 - Open Source Conference 2013
                     64:     Tokushima](#opensourceconf2013-tokushima)
                     65: -   [Feb 2013 - Open Source Conference 2013
                     66:     Tokyo/Spring](#opensourceconf2013-tokyospring)
                     67: -   [Feb 2013 - Open Source Conference 2013
                     68:     Hamamatsu](#opensourceconf2013-hamamatsu)
                     69: -   [Feb 2013 - FOSDEM 2013, Brussels, Belgium](#fosdem2013)
                     70: -   [Dec 2012 - Open Source Conference 2012
                     71:     Fukuoka](#opensourceconf2012-fukuoka)
                     72: -   [Nov 2012 - Open Source Conference 2012
                     73:     Aizu](#opensourceconf2012-aizu)
                     74: -   [Oct 2012 - Open Source Conference 2012
                     75:     Oita/Fall](#opensourceconf2012-oita-fall)
                     76: -   [Oct 2012 - Open Source Conference 2012
                     77:     Hiroshima](#opensourceconf2012-Hiroshima)
                     78: -   [Oct 2012 - EuroBSDCon 2012, Warsaw, Poland](#eurobsdcon2012)
                     79: -   [Sep 2012 - Open Source Conference 2012
                     80:     Okinawa](#opensourceconf2012-Okinawa)
                     81: -   [Sep 2012 - Open Source Conference 2012
                     82:     Tokyo/Spring](#opensourceconf2012-tokyofall)
                     83: -   [Nov 2012 - Kansai OpenSource 2012](#kansai-os-jp-2012)
                     84: -   [Sep 2012 - Open Source Conference 2012
                     85:     Shimane](#opensourceconf2012-Shimane)
                     86: -   [Aug 2012 - XenSummit North America 2012](#xensummit2012)
                     87: -   [Aug 2012 - FrOSCon 2012](#froscon2012)
                     88: -   [Aug 2012 - Open Source Conference 2012
                     89:     Kansai@Kyoto](#opensourceconf2012-Kansai)
                     90: -   [Jul 2012 - Open Source Conference 2012
                     91:     Sendai](#opensourceconf2012-sendai)
                     92: -   [Jul 2012 - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD
                     93:     BOF](#jp-users-2012)
                     94: -   [Jun 2012 - 17th NetBSD Hackathon](#17th-hackathon)
                     95: -   [Jun 2012 - Open Source Conference 2012
                     96:     Hokkaido](#opensourceconf2012-DO)
                     97: -   [May 2012 - Linuxtag Berlin](#linuxtagB2012)
                     98: -   [May 2012 - BSDCan 2012](#bsdcan2012)
                     99: -   [May 2012 - Open Source Conference 2012
                    100:     Nagoya](#opensourceconf2012-Nagoya)
                    101: -   [May 2012 - Central European BSD-Day 2012 Vienna](#bsdday_2012)
                    102: -   [Apr 2012 - Open Source Conference 2012
                    103:     Iwate](#opensourceconf2012-iwate)
                    104: -   [Mar 2012 - AsiaBSDCon 2012](#asiabsdcon-tokyo-2012)
                    105: -   [Mar 2012 - Open Source Conference 2012
                    106:     Ehime](#opensourceconf2012-ehime)
                    107: -   [Mar 2012 - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2012](#chemnitzer-linuxtage-2012)
                    108: -   [Mar 2012 - Open Source Conference 2012
                    109:     Tokyo/Spring](#opensourceconf2012-tokyospring)
                    110: -   [Feb 2012 - Open Source Conference 2012
                    111:     Oita](#opensourceconf2012-oita)
                    112: -   [Feb 2012 - FOSDEM 2012](#fosdem2012)
                    113: -   [Dec 2011 - Open Source Conference 2011
                    114:     Fukuoka](#opensourceconf2011-fukuoka)
                    115: -   [Nov 2011 - Open Source Conference 2011
                    116:     Tokyo/Fall](#opensourceconf2011-tokyofall)
                    117: -   [Nov 2011 - Open Source Conference 2011
                    118:     Shimane](#opensourceconf2011-Shimane)
                    119: -   [Nov 2011 - Kansai OpenSource 2011](#kansai-os-jp-2011)
                    120: -   [Nov 2011 - bsd\_day(2011)](#bsdday2011)
                    121: -   [Nov 2011 - BSDday Argentina 2011](#BSDdayArgentina2011)
                    122: -   [Oct 2011 - EuroBSDCon 2011](#eurobsdcon2011)
                    123: -   [Oct 2011 - Open Source Conference 2011
                    124:     Hiroshima](#opensourceconf2011-Hiroshima)
                    125: -   [Sep 2011 - Open Source Conference 2011
                    126:     Okinawa](#opensourceconf2011-Okinawa)
                    127: -   [Sep 2011 - Open Source Small Conference 2011
                    128:     Aizu](#opensourcesmallconf2011-Aizu)
                    129: -   [Aug 2011 - Open Source Conference 2011
                    130:     Nagoya](#opensourceconf2011-Nagoya)
                    131: -   [Aug 2011 - 15th NetBSD Hackathon](#15th-hackathon)
                    132: -   [Jul 2011 - Open Source Conference 2011
                    133:     Kansai@Kyoto](#opensourceconf2011-Kansai)
                    134: -   [Jul 2011 - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD
                    135:     BOF](#jp-users-2011)
                    136: -   [Jun 2011 - Open Source Conference 2011
                    137:     Hokkaido](#opensourceconf2011-DO)
                    138: -   [May 2011 - Open Source Conference 2011
                    139:     Sendai](#opensourceconf2011-sendai)
                    140: -   [May 2011 - BSDCan 2011](#bsdcan2011)
                    141: -   [Apr 2011 - Open Source Conference 2011
                    142:     Kansai@Kobe](#opensourceconf2011-kobe)
                    143: -   [Mar 2011 - AsiaBSDCon 2011](#asiabsdcon-tokyo-2011)
                    144: -   [Mar 2011 - Open Source Conference 2011
                    145:     Oita](#opensourceconf2011-oita)
                    146: -   [Mar 2011 - Open Source Conference 2011
                    147:     Tokyo/Spring](#opensourceconf2011-spring)
                    148: -   [Feb 2011 - FOSDEM 2011 Brussels, Belgium](#fosdem2011)
                    149: -   [Feb 2011 - Open Source Conference 2011
                    150:     Kagawa](#opensourceconf2011-kagawa)
                    151: -   [Dec 2010 - Open Source Conference 2010
                    152:     Fukuoka](#opensourceconf2010-fukuoka)
                    153: -   [Nov 2010 - Journ�es M�dit�ran�ennes du Logiciel Libre in
                    154:     Sophia-Antipolis.](#jm2l2010)
                    155: -   [Nov 2010 - Open Source Conference 2010
                    156:     Shimane](#opensourceconf2010-Shimane)
                    157: -   [Nov 2010 - NYCBSDCon 2010](#nycbsdcon2010)
                    158: -   [Nov 2010 - Kansai OpenSource 2010](#kansai-os-jp-2010)
                    159: -   [Oct 2010 - Open Source Conference 2010
                    160:     Niigata](#opensourceconf2010-Niigata)
                    161: -   [Oct 2010 - EuroBSDCon 2010](#eurobsdcon2010)
                    162: -   [Oct 2010 - Open Source Conference 2010
                    163:     Okinawa](#opensourceconf2010-Okinawa)
                    164: -   [Sep 2010 - Open Source Conference 2010
                    165:     Tokyo/Fall](#opensourceconf2010-tokyofall)
                    166: -   [Aug 2010 - Open Source Conference 2010
                    167:     Nagoya](#opensourceconf2010-Nagoya)
                    168: -   [Jul 2010 - Open Source Conference 2010
                    169:     Kansai](#opensourceconf2010-Kansai)
                    170: -   [Jul 2010 - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD
                    171:     BOF](#jp-users-2010)
                    172: -   [Jun 2010 - Open Source Conference 2010
                    173:     Hokkaido](#opensourceconf2010-DO)
                    174: -   [Jun 2010 - LinuxTag 2010](#linuxtag2010)
                    175: -   [May 2010 - pkgsrcCon 2010 Basel, Switzerland](#pkgsrcCon-2010)
                    176: -   [May 2010 - Open Source Conference 2010
                    177:     Sendai](#opensourceconf2010-sendai)
                    178: -   [May 2010 - Rencontres Bretonnes du Logiciel Libre in
                    179:     Rennes](#rmll2010)
                    180: -   [May 2010 - BSDCan 2010](#bsdcan2010)
                    181: -   [Mar 2010 - AsiaBSDCon 2010](#asiabsdcon-tokyo-2010)
                    182: -   [Mar 2010 - Open Source Conference 2010
                    183:     Kansai@Kobe](#opensourceconf2010-kobe)
                    184: -   [Feb 2010 - Open Source Conference 2010
                    185:     Tokyo/Spring](#opensourceconf2010-tokyo)
                    186: -   [Feb 2010 - Hackathon, February 2010](#hackathon-feb2010)
                    187: -   [Feb 2010 - FOSDEM 2010 Brussels, Belgium](#fosdem2010)
                    188: -   [Jan 2010 - Open Source Conference 2010
                    189:     Oita](#opensourceconf2010-oita)
                    190: -   [Dec 2009 - Open Source Conference 2009
                    191:     Fukuoka](#opensourceconf2009-fukuoka)
                    192: -   [Nov 2009 - Open Source Conference 2009
                    193:     Kochi](#opensourceconf2009-kochi)
                    194: -   [Nov 2009 - OpenRheinRuhr 2009](#openrheinruhr2009)
                    195: -   [Nov 2009 - Kansai OpenSource 2009](#kansai-os-jp-2009)
                    196: -   [Oct 2009 - Open Source Conference 2009
                    197:     Tokyo/Fall](#opensourceconf2009-tokyofall)
                    198: -   [Sep 2009 - Open Source Conference 2009
                    199:     Okinawa](#opensourceconf2009-Okinawa)
                    200: -   [Sep 2009 - EuroBSDCon 2009](#eurobsdcon2009)
                    201: -   [Aug 2009 - Open Source Conference 2009
                    202:     Nagoya](#opensourceconf2009-Nagoya)
                    203: -   [Aug 2009 - Open Source Conference 2009
                    204:     Niigata](#opensourceconf2009-Niigata)
                    205: -   [Jul 2009 - Open Source Conference 2009
                    206:     Kansai](#opensourceconf2009-Kansai)
                    207: -   [Jul 2009 - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD
                    208:     BOF](#jp-users-2009)
                    209: -   [Jul 2009 - Open Source World 2009](#opensourceworld2009-Tokyo)
                    210: -   [Jun 2009 - LinuxTag 2009](#linuxtag-berlin-2009)
                    211: -   [Jun 2009 - Open Source Conference 2009
                    212:     Hokkaido](#opensourceconf2009-DO)
                    213: -   [May 2009 - Open Source Conference 2009
                    214:     Shimane](#opensourceconf2009-Shimane)
                    215: -   [May 2009 - BSDCan 2009](#bsdcan2009)
                    216: -   [Mar 2009 - CeBIT 2009](#cebit-2009)
                    217: -   [Mar 2009 - AsiaBSDCon 2009](#asiabsdcon-tokyo-2009)
                    218: -   [Feb 2009 - Southern California Linux Expo](#scale09)
                    219: -   [Feb 2009 - Open Source Conference 2009
                    220:     Tokyo/Spring](#opensourceconf2009-tokyospring)
                    221: -   [Feb 2009 - FOSDEM 2009](#fosdem2009)
                    222: -   [Feb 2009 - DCBSDCon 2009](#dcbsdcon2009)
                    223: -   [Jan 2009 - Open Source Conference 2009
                    224:     Sendai](#opensourceconf2009-sendai)
                    225: -   [Dec 2008 - Open Source Conference 2008
                    226:     Fukuoka](#opensourceconf2008-fukuoka)
                    227: -   [Nov 2008 - Open Source Conference 2008
                    228:     Okinawa](#opensourceconf2008-okinawa)
                    229: -   [Nov 2008 - meetBSD California '08](#meetbsd2008)
                    230: -   [Nov 2008 - Kansai OpenSource 2008](#kansai-os-jp-2008)
                    231: -   [Oct 2008 - EuroBSDCon 2008](#eurobsdcon2008)
                    232: -   [Oct 2008 - NetBSD developers summit @ NYCBSDCon 2008](#devsummit08)
                    233: -   [Oct 2008 - NYCBSDCon 2008](#nycbsdcon08)
                    234: -   [Oct 2008 - Open Source Conference 2008
                    235:     Tokyo/Fall](#opensourceconf2008-tokyofall)
                    236: -   [Sep 2008 - Open Source Conference 2008 in
                    237:     Shimane](#opensourceconf2008-Shimane)
                    238: -   [Aug 2008 - Open Source Conference 2008 in
                    239:     Nagoya](#opensourceconf2008-Nagoya)
                    240: -   [Jul 2008 - Open Source Conference 2008 in
                    241:     Kansai](#opensourceconf2008-Kansai)
                    242: -   [Jul 2008 - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD
                    243:     BOF](#jp-users-2008)
                    244: -   [Jun 2008 - Open Source Conference 2008 in
                    245:     Hokkaido](#opensourceconf2008-DO)
                    246: -   [Jun 2008 - pkgsrcCon 2008](#pkgsrcCon2008)
                    247: -   [May 2008 - BSDCan 2008](#bsdcan2008)
                    248: -   [Apr 2008 - BSDCon Barcelona 2008](#bsdbarcelona08)
                    249: -   [Apr 2008 - Open Source Conference 2008
                    250:     Nagaoka](#opensourceconf2008-nagaoka)
                    251: -   [Mar 2008 - Fr�hjahrsfachgespr�ch (FFG) of the German Unix User
                    252:     Group](#ffg2008)
                    253: -   [Mar 2008 - AsiaBSDCon 2008](#asiabsdcon-tokyo-2008)
                    254: -   [Feb 2008 - Open Source Conference 2008
                    255:     Tokyo/Spring](#opensourceconf2008-spring)
                    256: -   [Feb 2008 - FOSDEM 2008](#fosdem-2008)
                    257: -   [Feb 2008 - SCALE 6x](#scale-2008)
                    258: -   [Dec 2007 - Open Source Conference 2007
                    259:     Fukuoka](#opensourceconf2007-fukuoka)
                    260: -   [Nov 2007 - Open Source Conference 2007
                    261:     Okinawa](#opensourceconf2007-okinawa)
                    262: -   [Nov 2007 - come2linux: Linux-days Essen 2007](#come2linux2007)
                    263: -   [Nov 2007 - Kansai OpenSource 2007](#kansai-os-jp-2007)
                    264: -   [Oct 2007 - Open Source Conference 2007
                    265:     Niigata](#opensourceconf2007-niigata)
                    266: -   [Oct 2007 - Systems Munich](#systems-munich-2007)
                    267: -   [Oct 2007 - First Turkish Conference on BSD Systems](#bsdcontr2007)
                    268: -   [Oct 2007 - Brandenburger Linux-Infotag](#linuxinfotag-brb2007)
                    269: -   [Oct 2007 - Open Source Conference 2007
                    270:     Tokyo/Fall](#opensourceconf2007-tokyofall)
                    271: -   [Sep 2007 - EuroBSDCon 2007](#eurobsdcon2007)
                    272: -   [Aug 2007 - Chaos Communications Camp 2007](#ccccamp2007)
                    273: -   [Jul 2007 - Open Source Conference 2007 in
                    274:     Kansai](#opensourceconf2007-Kansai)
                    275: -   [Jul 2007 - Chaos Singularity (CoSin) 2007](#cosin2007)
                    276: -   [Jul 2007 - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD
                    277:     BOF](#jp-users-2007)
                    278: -   [Jun 2007 - Open Source Conference 2007 in
                    279:     Hokkaido](#opensourceconf2007-DO)
                    280: -   [May 2007 - Linuxtag Berlin](#linuxtagB2007)
                    281: -   [May 2007 - BSDCan 2007](#bsdcan2007)
                    282: -   [Apr 2007 - pkgsrcCon 2007](#pkgsrcon2007)
                    283: -   [Mar 2007 - Linux-Infotag Augsburg](#lita2007)
                    284: -   [Mar 2007 - Open Source Conference 2007
                    285:     Tokyo/Spring](#opensourceconf2007-tokyospring)
                    286: -   [Mar 2007 - AsiaBSDCon 2007](#asiabsdcon-tokyo-2007)
                    287: -   [Mar 2007 - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage](#chemnizer-linuxtage-2007)
                    288: -   [Feb 2007 - GUUG spring talk](#guug-spring-2007)
                    289: -   [Feb 2007 - FOSDEM 2007](#fosdem-2007)
                    290: -   [Feb 2007 - SCALE 5x](#scale5x)
                    291: -   [Dec 2006 - BSDCon Chile 2006](#bsdcon-chile-2006)
                    292: -   [Dec 2006 - OpenSource Conference 2006
                    293:     Okinawa](#opensourceconf2006-okinawa)
                    294: -   [Nov 2006 - Hackathon](#hackathon-nov2006)
                    295: -   [Nov 2006 - LinuxDay Dornbirn, Austria](#dornbirn-2006)
                    296: -   [Nov 2006 - EuroBSDCon Milan](#eurobsdcon-milan-2006)
                    297: -   [Oct 2006 - NYCBSDCon 2006](#NYCBSDCon-2006)
                    298: -   [Oct 2006 - Open Source Conference 2006
                    299:     Tokyo/Fall](#opensourceconf2006-tokyofall)
                    300: -   [Oct 2006 - Systems Munich](#systems-munich-2006)
                    301: -   [Sep 2006 - Ohio Linuxfest](#ohio-linuxfest-2006)
                    302: -   [Sep 2006 - NetBSD at Linux-days Essen 2006:
                    303:     come2linux](#linux-days-2006)
                    304: -   [Sep 2006 - NetBSD at Linux-kongress Nuremberg
                    305:     2006](#Linux-Kongress-2006)
                    306: -   [Jul 2006 - Open Source Conference 2006 in
                    307:     Hokkaido](#opensourceconf2006-DO)
                    308: -   [Jun 2006 - Open Source Conference 2006 in
                    309:     Niigata](#opensourceconf2006-Niigata)
                    310: -   [Jun 2006 - Interop 2006 Tokyo BSD BOF](#interop-tokyo-2006)
                    311: -   [May 2006 - BSDCan 2006](#bsdcan-2006)
                    312: -   [May 2006 - pkgsrcCon 2006](#pkgsrccon-2006)
                    313: -   [May 2006 - LinuxTag 2006](#lt-2006)
                    314: -   [Apr 2006 - Vintage Computer Festival Europe](#vcfe-2006)
                    315: -   [Apr 2006 - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD
                    316:     BOF](#jp-users-2006)
                    317: -   [Apr 2006 - LinuxWorld-Boston 2006](#linuxworld-boston-2006)
                    318: -   [Mar 2006 - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2006](#chemnitzer-linux-tage-2006)
                    319: -   [Mar 2006 - CeBIT 2006](#cebit-2006)
                    320: -   [Mar 2006 - Open Source Conference 2006
                    321:     Tokyo/Spring](#opensourceconf2006-tokyospring)
                    322: -   [Mar 2006 - GUUG spring talk](#ffg-2006)
                    323: -   [Feb 2006 - FOSDEM 2006](#fosdem-2006)
                    324: -   [Feb 2006 - SCALE 4x](#scale-2006)
                    325: -   [Dec 2005 - 22nd Chaos Communication Congress (22C3)](#22c3-2005)
                    326: -   [Nov 2005 - OpenSource Conference 2005
                    327:     Okinawa](#opensourceconf2005-okinawa)
                    328: -   [Nov 2005 - EuroBSDCon 2005](#eurobsdcon2005)
                    329: -   [Oct 2005 - Linux-Info-Tag Dresden 2005](#linux-info-tag-2005)
                    330: -   [Oct 2005 - Systems 2005](#systems2005)
                    331: -   [Oct 2005 - KANSAI-OPENSOURCE-2005](#kansai-os-jp-2005)
                    332: -   [Sep 2005 - Open Source Conference 2005
                    333:     Fall](#opensourceconf2005-Fall)
                    334: -   [Sep 2005 - NYC BSD Con 2005](#nycbsdcon05)
                    335: -   [Sep 2005 - Computer-Bank-Office 2005](#cbo-2005)
                    336: -   [Sep 2005 - Portuguese NetBSD Users's Group meeting](#nbsdpt05)
                    337: -   [Aug 2005 - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD
                    338:     BOF](#jp-users-2005)
                    339: -   [Aug 2005 - BSDDAY S�o Paulo](#bsdday-brazil05)
                    340: -   [Aug 2005 - LinuxWorld Conference & Expo 2005](#linuxworldsf2005)
                    341: -   [Jul 2005 - BSD at What the Hack outdoor hacker
                    342:     conference](#whatthehack20050728)
                    343: -   [Jul 2005 - BSD-CONFERENCE-JAPAN 2005](#bsdcon-jp-2005)
                    344: -   [Jul 2005 - Open Source Conference 2005 in
                    345:     Hokkaido](#opensourceconf2005-DO)
                    346: -   [Jun 2005 - MeetBSD 2005](#meetbsd2005)
                    347: -   [Jun 2005 - Interop 2005 Tokyo BSD BOF](#interop-tokyo-2005)
                    348: -   [May 2005 - BSDCan2005](#bsdcan-2005)
                    349: -   [May 2005 - pkgsrcCon 2005](#pkgsrccon05)
                    350: -   [Apr 2005 - Linux Fest Northwest 2005](#linuxfestnw2005)
                    351: -   [Apr 2005 - 2005 USENIX Annual Technical Conference](#usenix-2005)
                    352: -   [Mar 2005 - Open Source Conference 2005](#opensourceconf2005)
                    353: -   [Mar 2005 - CeBIT 2005](#cebit2005)
                    354: -   [Mar 2005 - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2005](#chemnitzer-linux-tage-2005)
                    355: -   [Feb 2005 - Spring Talks of the German Unix User
                    356:     Group](#german-spring-talks-2005)
                    357: -   [Feb 2005 - Southern California Linux Expo](#socallinux-2005)
                    358: -   [Feb 2005 - Solutions Linux 2005](#solutions-linux2005)
                    359: -   [Dec 2004 - 21st Chaos Communication Congress (21c3)](#21c3-2004)
                    360: -   [Oct 2004 - EuroBSDCon 2004](#eurobsdcon2004)
                    361: -   [Oct 2004 - Systems 2004](#systems2004)
                    362: -   [Oct 2004 - BSD-CONFERENCE-JAPAN 2004](#bsdcon-jp-2004)
                    363: -   [Oct 2004 - KANSAI-OPENSOURCE-2004](#kansai-os-jp-2004)
                    364: -   [Sep 2004 - Open Source Conference 2004](#opensourceconf2004)
                    365: -   [Sep 2004 - Swiss Unix Conference 2004](#sucon04)
                    366: -   [Aug 2004 - NetBSD System Administration training](#pstclass-200408)
                    367: -   [Aug 2004 - LinuxWorld 2004](#linuxworldsf04)
                    368: -   [Jul 2004 - Get into OpenSource Hokkaido 2004 (GODo2004)](#godo2004)
                    369: -   [Jun 2004 - NetWorld+Interop 2004 Tokyo BSD
                    370:     BOF](#interop-tokyo-2004)
                    371: -   [Jun 2004 - USENIX 2004](#usenix04)
                    372: -   [Jun 2004 - Linuxtag 2004](#linuxtag04)
                    373: -   [May 2004 - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD
                    374:     BOF](#jp-users-2004)
                    375: -   [May 2004 - BSDCan 2004](#bsdcan2004)
                    376: -   [May 2004 - LinuxChix-Br II National Meeting](#linuxchix)
                    377: -   [Apr 2004 - pkgsrcCon 2004](#pkgsrccon2004)
                    378: -   [Apr 2004 - Linuxfest Northwest 2004](#lfnw2004)
                    379: -   [Mar 2004 - GUUG Fr�hjahrsfachgespr�ch](#ffg2004)
                    380: -   [Mar 2004 - Chemnitzer Linux-Tag 2004](#chemnitz-linuxtag04)
                    381: -   [Feb 2004 - Solutions Linux 2004](#solutionslinux-2004)
                    382: -   [Jan 2004 - LinuxWorld 2004](#linuxworld-2004)
                    383: -   [Dec 2003 - 20th Chaos Communication Congress (20c3)](#20c3-2003)
                    384: -   [Dec 2003 - BSDCon Brasil 2003](#bsdcon-brasil-2003)
                    385: -   [Dec 2003 - BSD-Linux-Day 2003](#bsdlinux-jp-2003)
                    386: -   [Nov 2003 - NetBSD System Administration training](#pstclass-200311)
                    387: -   [Oct 2003 - KANSAI-OPENSOURCE+FREEWARE-2003](#kansai-of-jp-2003)
                    388: -   [Oct 2003 - BSD-CONFERENCE-JAPAN 2003](#bsdcon-jp-2003)
                    389: -   [Oct 2003 - Linux-Kongress 2003](#linux-kongress-2003)
                    390: -   [Sep 2003 - BSDCon 2003](#bsdcon-2003)
                    391: -   [Aug 2003 - Chaos Communication Camp 2003](#chaos-camp-2003)
                    392: -   [Jul 2003 - Linuxtag Karlsruhe, Germany](#linuxtag-karlsruhe-2003)
                    393: -   [Jul 2003 - Libre Software Meeting in Metz](#lsm2003)
                    394: -   [Jul 2003 - NetWorld+Interop 2003 Tokyo BSD
                    395:     BOF](#interop-tokyo-2003)
                    396: -   [Jun 2003 - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD
                    397:     BOF](#jp-users-2003)
                    398: -   [Jun 2003 - Open Source Meeting 2003 in Nagoya
                    399:     University](#opensource-nagoya-2003)
                    400: -   [Jun 2003 - 2003 USENIX Annual Technical Conference](#usenix03)
                    401: -   [May 2003 - BSDay 2003](#bsday-2003)
                    402: -   [May 2003 - BSDCon.it](#bsdcon.it-2003)
                    403: -   [Apr 2003 - DECUS Munich Symposium 2003](#decus2003)
                    404: -   [Apr 2003 - Magdeburg Linuxtag](#mdlug)
                    405: -   [Mar 2003 - NetBSD is ten years young and still going
                    406:     strong!](#10th-birthday)
                    407: -   [Mar 2003 - CeBIT 2003](#cebit-2003)
                    408: -   [Mar 2003 - NetBSD System Administration training](#pstclass-200303)
                    409: -   [Mar 2003 - Chemnitzer Linux-Tag](#linuxtag-2003)
                    410: -   [Feb 2003 - Solutions Linux](#sollinux-2003)
                    411: -   [Jan 2003 - Ottawa Open Source Weekend](#osw-ottawa-2003)
                    412: -   [Jan 2003 - LinuxWorld 2003](#linuxworld-2003)
                    413: -   [Dec 2002 - 19th Chaos Communication Congress (19c3)](#19c3-2002)
                    414: -   [Dec 2002 - NetBSD System Administration training](#pstclass-2002)
                    415: -   [Dec 2002 - Internet Week 2002](#internetweek-2002)
                    416: -   [Nov 2002 - KNF Congress 2002](#knf-2002)
                    417: -   [Nov 2002 - BSD Conference Japan](#bsdcon_jp-2002)
                    418: -   [Nov 2002 - BSDCon Europe 2002](#bsdconeurope-2002)
                    419: -   [Nov 2002 - LISA '02](#lisa-2002)
                    420: -   [Nov 2002 - RISC OS S.E. Show](#riscos-seshow)
                    421: -   [Oct 2002 - Linuxdays 2002](#linux-days-2002)
                    422: -   [Sep 2002 - Linux-Kongress 2002](#linux-kongress-2002)
                    423: -   [Aug 2002 - 11th USENIX Security Symposium](#usenix-security-2002)
                    424: -   [Jul 2002 - NetBSD 1.5.3 release](#netbsd-1.5.3)
                    425: -   [Jul 2002 - NetWorld+Interop 2002 Tokyo BSD
                    426:     BOF](#interop-tokyo-2002)
                    427: -   [Jun 2002 - USENIX Annual Technical Conference](#usenix-2002)
                    428: -   [Jun 2002 - Open Source Meeting 2002 in Nagoya
                    429:     University](#opensource-nagoya-2002)
                    430: -   [Jun 2002 - Linuxtag 2002 in Karlsruhe](#linuxtag-karlsruhe-2002)
                    431: -   [May 2002 - Wakefield 2002, The Acorn RISC OS Show](#wakefield-2002)
                    432: -   [May 2002 - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting](#jp-users-2002)
                    433: -   [May 2002 - Annual International Free Software
                    434:     Forum](#br-fsforum-2002)
                    435: -   [Mar 2002 - 4th Chemnitz Linuxday 2002](#clt4-2002)
                    436: -   [Feb 2002 - GUUG Fr�hjahrsfachgespr�ch 2002](#guug-ffg-2002)
                    437: -   [Feb 2002 - BSDCon 2002](#bsdcon-2002)
                    438: -   [Dec 2001 - Internet Week 2001](#internetweek-2001)
                    439: -   [Nov 2001 - BSDCon Europe 2001](#bsdconeurope-2001)
                    440: -   [Oct 2001 - RISC OS 2001 Show](#riscos2001)
                    441: -   [Sep 2001 - NetBSD 1.5.2 release](#netbsd-1.5.2)
                    442: -   [Aug 2001 - LinuxWorld Expo](#linuxworld-2001)
                    443: -   [Jul 2001 - NetBSD 1.5.1 release](#netbsd-1.5.1)
                    444: -   [Jun 2001 - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting](#jp-users-2001)
                    445: -   [Jun 2001 - USENIX Annual Technical Conference](#usenix-2001)
                    446: -   [Jun 2001 - Open Source Meeting 2001 in Nagoya
                    447:     University](#opensource-nagoya-2001)
                    448: -   [Jun 2001 - NetWorld+Interop Tokyo, BSD BoF](#interop-tokyo-2001)
                    449: -   [May 2001 - Wakefield 2001](#wakefield-2001)
                    450: -   [Apr 2001 - Comdex Spring 2001](#comdex-spring-2001)
                    451: -   [Feb 2001 - Open Source Matsuri 2001 in
                    452:     Akihabara](#opensourcematsuri-2001)
                    453: -   [Jan 2001 - LinuxWorld Expo 2001](#linuxworld-expo-2001)
                    454: -   [Dec 2000 - Internet Week 2000](#internetweek-osaka-2000)
                    455: -   [Dec 2000 - NetBSD 1.5 release](#netbsd-1.5)
                    456: -   [Dec 2000 - Usenix Systems Administration Conference
                    457:     (LISA)](#usenix-lisa-2000)
                    458: -   [Nov 2000 - NetBSD 1.4.3 release](#netbsd-1.4.3)
                    459: -   [Nov 2000 - Comdex Fall 2000](#comdex-fall-2000)
                    460: -   [Oct 2000 - Linux Expo Toronto 2000](#linux-expo-toronto-2000)
                    461: -   [Oct 2000 - RISC OS 2000](#riscos2000)
                    462: -   [Oct 2000 - BSDCon 2000](#bsdcon-2000)
                    463: -   [Oct 2000 - Atlanta Linux Showcase](#atlanta-showcase-2000)
                    464: -   [Aug 2000 - LinuxWorld Conference & Expo](#linuxworldexpo)
                    465: -   [Jul 2000 - O'Reilly Open Source Software Convention
                    466:     2000](#oreilly-open-source-2000)
                    467: -   [Jul 2000 - Comdex Canada 2000](#comdex-canada-2000)
                    468: -   [Jul 2000 - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting](#jp-users-2000)
                    469: -   [Jun 2000 - LinuxTag 2000](#linuxtag-2000)
                    470: -   [Jun 2000 - Usenix Annual Technical
                    471:     Conference](#usenix-general-2000)
                    472: -   [Jun 2000 - German Unix User Group spring '00
                    473:     meeting](#guug-ffg-2000)
                    474: -   [Jun 2000 - NetWorld+Interop Tokyo](#interop-tokyo-2000)
                    475: -   [Apr 2000 - Comdex Spring 2000](#comdex-spring-2000)
                    476: -   [Apr 2000 - Linux Expo](#linux-expo-montreal-2000)
                    477: -   [Mar 2000 - DECUS Munich](#decus-munich-2000)
                    478: -   [Mar 2000 - NetBSD 1.4.2 release](#netbsd-1.4.2)
                    479: -   [Feb 2000 - Linux Expo](#linux-expo-paris-2000)
                    480: -   [Dec 1999 - Internet Week 1999](#internetweek-yokohama-1999)
                    481: -   [Dec 1999 - The Bazaar](#bazaar-1999)
                    482: -   [Nov 1999 - Comdex Fall 1999](#comdex-fall-1999)
                    483: -   [Nov 1999 - Open Source Matsuri99 in
                    484:     Akihabara](#opensourcematsuri-99)
                    485: -   [Oct 1999 - Atlanta Linux Showcase 1999](#linux-showcase-1999)
                    486: -   [Oct 1999 - BSD Social Event in Berlin](#bsd-social-berlin)
                    487: -   [Aug 1999 - NetBSD 1.4.1 release](#netbsd-1.4.1)
                    488: -   [Jul 1999 - Wizards of OS \#1](#wizards-of-os)
                    489: -   [Jun 1999 - LinuxTag '99](#linuxtag-99)
                    490: -   [Jun 1999 - Usenix '99](#usenix-99)
                    491: -   [Mar 1999 - German Unix User Group spring '99 meeting](#guug-99)
                    492: -   [May 1999 - NetBSD 1.4 release](#netbsd-1.4)
                    493: -   [Dec 1998 - NetBSD 1.3.3 release](#netbsd-1.3.3)
                    494: -   [Aug 1998 - Open Source Developer Day](#opensource-98)
                    495: -   [Jun 1998 - Usenix freenix track](#usenix-98)
                    496: -   [May 1998 - NetBSD 1.3.2 release](#netbsd-1.3.2)
                    497: -   [Apr 1998 - MTT '98 "Magic Days Trier"](#mtt-98)
                    498: -   [Mar 1998 - NetBSD 1.3.1 release](#netbsd-1.3.1)
                    499: -   [Jan 1998 - NetBSD 1.3 release](#netbsd-1.3)
                    500: -   [May 1997 - NetBSD 1.2.1 release](#netbsd-1.2.1)
                    501: -   [Apr 1997 - MTT '97 "Magic Days Trier"](#mtt-97)
                    502: -   [Apr 1997 - DECUS Munich](#decus-97)
                    503: -   [Jan 1997 - Anaheim Usenix Birds of a Feather](#usenix-97)
                    504: 
                    505: * * * * *
                    506: 
                    507: ### Future Events
                    508: 
                    509: #### `Mar 2014`{.code} - AsiaBSDCon 2014 ([top](#future))
                    510: 
                    511: *Mar 13-16, 2014, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                    512: 
                    513: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2014.asiabsdcon.org/) will be a conference for users
                    514: and developers on BSD based systems. The conference was for anyone
                    515: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                    516: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon was a technical
                    517: conference and aimed to collect the best technical papers and
                    518: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                    519: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                    520: 
                    521: #### `Mar 2014`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2014 Hamanako ([top](#future))
                    522: 
                    523: *Mar. 22, 2014, [Hamamatsu Shimin Kyodo
                    524: Center](http://www.machien-hamamatsu.jp/) , Shizuoka, Japan*
                    525: 
                    526: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
                    527: Hamanako](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-hamanako/) , there will be a NetBSD
                    528: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    529: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    530: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    531: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    532: 
                    533: #### `Jun 2014`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2014 Hokkaido ([top](#future))
                    534: 
                    535: *Jun. 13-14, 2014, [Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo,
                    536: Japan](http://www.sapporosansin.jp/access/)*
                    537: 
                    538: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
                    539: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-do/) , there will be a NetBSD booth
                    540: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    541: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/)
                    542: with NetBSD gadget demonstrations ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                    543: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    544: 
                    545: #### `Jul 2014`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2014 Nagoya ([top](#future))
                    546: 
                    547: *Jul. 4-5, 2014, [Nagoya International
                    548: Center](http://www.nic-nagoya.or.jp/en/e/about-us/access-hours), Nagoya,
                    549: Japan*
                    550: 
                    551: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
                    552: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-nagoya/) , there will be a OpenBSD
                    553: and NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    554: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users' Group
                    555: (NBUG)](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There will be a gadget
                    556: demonstration [BSD booth](http://twitpic.com/czat1r) and NBUG BOF.
                    557: 
                    558: #### `Nov 2014`{.code} - Kansai OpenSource 2014 ([top](#future))
                    559: 
                    560: *Nov. 7-8, 2014, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITM
                    561: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                    562: 
                    563: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2014](http://www.k-of.jp/), there will be BSD
                    564: booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    565: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                    566: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/). with many gadget demonstrations {
                    567: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    568: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) } and BSDBOF.
                    569: 
                    570: * * * * *
                    571: 
                    572: ### Past Events
                    573: 
1.3       wiki      574: #### `Feb 2014`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2014 Tokyo/Spring ([top](#past))
                    575: 
                    576: *Feb. 28- Mar. 1, 2014, [MEISEI
                    577: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/access/hino.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                    578: 
                    579: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
                    580: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-spring/), there was a NetBSD
                    581: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    582: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations (
                    583: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [zaurus](../ports/zaurus/),
                    584: [evbarm](../ports/evbarm/)). [2014-02-28-netbsd-raspi
                    585: image](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/port-arm/2014/02/28/msg002243.html)).
                    586: more reports on [togetter](http://togetter.com/li/635747). Japan NetBSD
                    587: Users' Group got an award called "[Open Source Confernce
                    588: Award](http://www.ospn.jp/press/20140218osc-award.html)".
                    589: 
1.2       wiki      590: #### `Feb 2014`{.code} - NYC\*BSD Con 2014 ([top](#past))
                    591: 
                    592: *Feb 8, 2014 Suspenders Bar and Restaurant*
                    593: 
                    594: [NYC\*BSD Con 2014](http://www.nycbsdcon.org/2014/) NYCBSDCon is on as a
                    595: day-long event with the theme of "The BSDs in Production."
                    596: 
                    597: #### `Nov 2013`{.code} - Linux User Group of Mauritius - LinuxFest 2013 ([top](#past))
                    598: 
                    599: *Nov 25, 2013, Octave Wiehe Auditorium University of Mauritius*
                    600: 
                    601: [Linux Fest 2013 in Mauritius](http://lugm.org/linuxfest/#) will feature
                    602: some BSD thumb drives and other general IT and Open Source talks
                    603: 
                    604: #### `Nov 2013`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2013 Oita ([top](#past))
                    605: 
                    606: *Nov. 23, 2013, i-ness, Oita, Japan*
                    607: 
                    608: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    609: Oita](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-oita/) , there will be a NetBSD booth
                    610: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    611: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    612: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    613: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    614: 
                    615: #### `Nov 2013`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2013 Fukuoka ([top](#past))
                    616: 
                    617: *Nov. 16, 2013, [Fukuoka Soft Research
                    618: Park](http://www.fukuoka-srp.co.jp/access/index.html) , Fukuoka, Japan*
                    619: 
                    620: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    621: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-fukuoka/) , there will be a NetBSD
                    622: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    623: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    624: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    625: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/))
                    626: 
                    627: #### `Nov 2013`{.code} - Kansai OpenSource 2013 ([top](#past))
                    628: 
                    629: *Nov. 8-9, 2013, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITM
                    630: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                    631: 
                    632: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2013](http://www.k-of.jp/), there will be BSD
                    633: booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    634: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                    635: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/). with many gadget demonstrations {
                    636: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    637: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) } and BSDBOF.
                    638: 
                    639: #### `Oct 2013`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2013 Tokyo/Fall ([top](#past))
                    640: 
                    641: *Oct. 19-20, 2013, [MEISEI
                    642: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/access/hino.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                    643: 
                    644: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    645: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-fall/), there will be a NetBSD
                    646: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    647: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations (
                    648: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    649: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)) and BSDBOF.
                    650: 
                    651: #### `Oct 2013`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2013 Hiroshima ([top](#past))
                    652: 
                    653: *Oct. 6, 2013, [Satellite Campus
                    654: Hiroshima](http://www.pu-hiroshima.ac.jp/site/satellite/accessmap.html)
                    655: , Hiroshima, Japan*
                    656: 
                    657: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    658: Hiroshima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-hiroshima/) , there will be a
                    659: NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    660: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations (
                    661: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    662: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    663: 
                    664: #### `Sep 2013`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2013 Hokkaido ([top](#past))
                    665: 
                    666: *Sep. 14, 2013, [Sapporo Convention Center, Sapporo,
                    667: Japan](http://www.sora-scc.jp/access/index.html)*
                    668: 
                    669: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    670: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-do/) , there will be a NetBSD booth
                    671: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    672: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/)
                    673: with NetBSD gadget demonstrations ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                    674: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    675: 
                    676: #### `Aug 2013`{.code} - FrOSCon 2013 ([top](#past))
                    677: 
                    678: *Aug. 24–25, 2013, [Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences,
                    679: Campus
                    680: Sankt-Augustin](http://fhbrs.de/en/University/Addresses+and+how+to+find+us.html),
                    681: Germany*
                    682: 
                    683: At [FrOSCon 8](http://froscon.org/en/home/) (Free and Open Source
                    684: Software Conference), the NetBSD project will be present with a booth
                    685: with several "showcase" machines, handing out flyers and CDs and
                    686: answering users' questions.
                    687: 
                    688: #### `Aug 2013`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2013 Shimane ([top](#past))
                    689: 
                    690: *Aug. 24, 2013, [MATSUE
                    691: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                    692: 
                    693: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    694: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    695: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    696: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
                    697: demonstrations ( [SONY NEWS
                    698: NetBSD/newsmips](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/5003059), [Java Station
                    699: NetBSD/sparc](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/5003356), [OMRON LUNAII
                    700: NetBSD/luna68k](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/5003079), [XM6i
                    701: NetBSD/x68k](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/5003189), [Raspberry PI
                    702: hardfloat
                    703: NetBSD/evbarmv6hf](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/port-arm/2013/08/23/msg001984.html)
                    704: ). more reports on [togetter](http://togetter.com/li/553529).
                    705: 
                    706: #### `Aug 2013`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2013 Kansai@Kyoto ([top](#past))
                    707: 
                    708: *Aug. 2-3, 2013, [KYOTO RESEARCH
                    709: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/access/index.html), Kyoto, Japan*
                    710: 
                    711: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    712: Kansai@Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD
                    713: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    714: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                    715: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There was a gadgets demonstration (
                    716: [sparc64 Genial 737s](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4987247), [OMRON
                    717: LUNA and LUNAII](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4987331), [LUNAII and
                    718: mikutter](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4987913),
                    719: [RaspberryPI](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4987927) ) and presentation
                    720: ( [all about OMRON LUNA](http://www.soum.co.jp/~jun/OSC2013kyoto.pdf),
                    721: [Do LUNA68K Dream of mltermic Twitter
                    722: Sheep?,](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2013kyoto/NetBSD-luna68k_mlterm-fb_Twitter.html)
                    723: ). more report on [togetter](http://togetter.com/li/542885).
                    724: 
                    725: #### `Jul 2013`{.code} - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF ([top](#past))
                    726: 
                    727: *Jul 13, 2013, [VLSI Design and Education Center University of
                    728: Tokyo](http://www.vdec.u-tokyo.ac.jp/English/contact.html), Tokyo,
                    729: Japan*
                    730: 
                    731: See [Japan NetBSD Users Group 15th annual Meeting and BoF
                    732: 2013](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting15.html.en)
                    733: for meeting information.[more detail on
                    734: togetter](http://togetter.com/li/532926).
                    735: 
                    736: #### `Jul 2013`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2013 Okinawa ([top](#past))
                    737: 
                    738: *Jul. 6, 2013, [Okinawa Convention
                    739: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                    740: Okinawa, Japan*
                    741: 
                    742: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    743: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-okinawa/) , there will be a NetBSD
                    744: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    745: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    746: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [Raspberry-pi image for
                    747: NetBSD](http://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/jun/raspberry-pi/),
                    748: [XM6i](http://xm6i.org/)).[more detail on
                    749: togetter](http://togetter.com/li/529669).
                    750: 
                    751: #### `Jun 2013`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2013 Nagoya ([top](#past))
                    752: 
                    753: *Jun. 21-22, 2013, [Nagoya International
                    754: Center](http://www.nic-nagoya.or.jp/en/e/about-us/access-hours), Nagoya,
                    755: Japan*
                    756: 
                    757: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    758: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-nagoya/) , there was a OpenBSD
                    759: andNetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    760: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users' Group
                    761: (NBUG)](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There was a gadget demonstration
                    762: [BSD booth](http://twitpic.com/czat1r) ( [OpenBSD/luna88k and
                    763: NetBSD/luna68k](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4959244), [NetBSD6.1 vs
                    764: NetBSD6.0.2 animation viewer runnning on NetBSD/x68k with XM6i X68030
                    765: emulator](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4959314), [RaspberryPI NetBSD
                    766: Image](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4959033) ) and NBUG
                    767: BOF([OpenBSD/luna88k](http://www.nk-home.net/~aoyama/osc2013nagoya/OpenBSD-luna88k.pdf),6.1
                    768: vs 6.0.2 animation on
                    769: NetBSD/x68k,[NetBSD/RPI](http://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/jun/raspberry-pi/README-RPI.pdf)
                    770: ),[CLU lang and NetBSD
                    771: 2038](http://www.slideshare.net/hirofumitouhei/osc2013-nagoya). [more
                    772: detail on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/522396).
                    773: 
                    774: #### May 2013 - Linuxtag Berlin ([top](#past))
                    775: 
                    776: *May 22-25, 2013, Berlin, Germany.*
                    777: 
                    778: LinuxTag 2013 opens its doors from May 22 to May 25, 2013, at the Berlin
                    779: Expo Center under the Funkturm in Berlin, Germany. The event features a
                    780: NetBSD booth on the exhibition fair, where you can get the newest
                    781: T-Shirts, talk to NetBSD developers or get stickers for your computer
                    782: cases or notebooks.
                    783: 
                    784: See the [Linuxtag homepage](http://www.linuxtag.org/2013/en.html) for
                    785: more information.
                    786: 
                    787: #### `May 2013`{.code} - BSDCan 2013, Ottawa, Canada ([top](#past))
                    788: 
                    789: *May 17-18, 2013, Ottawa, Canada.*
                    790: 
                    791: [BSDCan 2013](http://www.bsdcan.org/2013) is a BSD conference held in
                    792: Ottawa, Canada, for people working on and with 4.4BSD based operating
                    793: systems and related projects. BSDCan 2013 will be held on 17-18 May 2013
                    794: at University of Ottawa, and will be preceded by two days of tutorials
                    795: on 15-16 May 2013. There were related events (of a social nature, for
                    796: the most part) on the day before and after the conference.
                    797: 
                    798: See [the call for
                    799: papers](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2012/12/09/msg000506.html)
                    800: for details.
                    801: 
                    802: #### `Apr 2013`{.code} - Central European BSD-Day 2013, Naples, Italy ([top](#past))
                    803: 
                    804: *Apr 6, 2013, Naples, Italy*
                    805: 
                    806: The [Central European BSD-Day](http://bsdday.eu/2013) took place at he
                    807: Institute of Biostructures and Bioimaging in Naples, Italy on Saturday,
                    808: April 6th. The format is technically a mixture of a cross-project
                    809: developer summit and a workshop. We have invited developers working with
                    810: BSD from different organizations, we have some dinners together, and
                    811: dedicate various sessions to each of the topics based on the interests
                    812: of the attending developers. The format of these sessions is quite
                    813: flexible: they may include presentations or demonstration of results, or
                    814: even public discussions with developers involved, or a mix of all of
                    815: these.
                    816: 
                    817: #### `Mar 2013`{.code} - pkgsrcCon 2013, Berlin, Germany ([top](#past))
                    818: 
                    819: *Mar. 23, 2013, IN-Berlin Space, Berlin, Germany*
                    820: 
                    821: The [pkgsrcCon](http://www.pkgsrc.org/pkgsrcCon/2013/) is a technical
                    822: conference for people working on the NetBSD Packages Collection
                    823: (pkgsrc), focusing on existing technologies, research projects, and
                    824: works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure. Developers, contributors,
                    825: interested developers and users are all welcome to attend.
                    826: 
                    827: #### `Mar 2013`{.code} - Chemnitz Linux Days 2013, Chemnitz, Germany ([top](#past))
                    828: 
                    829: *Mar. 16-17, 2013, Chemnitz, Germany*
                    830: 
                    831: The Chemnitz Linux Days is a conference that deals with Linux and Open
                    832: Source Software. It is open for everyone, novices and experts alike.
                    833: There will be a NetBSD booth where you can get the freshest goodies and
                    834: BSD related talks.
                    835: 
                    836: See the [website](http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de/2013/) for more
                    837: information.
                    838: 
                    839: #### `Mar 2013`{.code} - AsiaBSDCon 2013 ([top](#past))
                    840: 
                    841: *Mar 14-17, 2013, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                    842: 
                    843: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2013.asiabsdcon.org/) will be a conference for users
                    844: and developers on BSD based systems. The conference was for anyone
                    845: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                    846: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon was a technical
                    847: conference and aimed to collect the best technical papers and
                    848: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                    849: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                    850: 
                    851: [Time table](http://2013.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html). Keynote: [64bit
                    852: SMP NetBSD OS Porting for TILE-Gx VLIW Many-Core Processor by Toru
                    853: Nishimura](http://2013.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#K1) [More reports
                    854: on Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/472002) and [AsiaBSDCon Guide by
                    855: Japan NetBSD Users
                    856: Group](http://www.soum.co.jp/~jun/asiabsdcon2013.pdf).
                    857: 
                    858: #### `Mar 2013`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2013 Tokushima ([top](#past))
                    859: 
                    860: *Mar. 9, 2013, [TOKUGIN TOMONY
                    861: PLAZA](http://www.tokuginplaza.com/own/index.asp) , Tokushima, Japan*
                    862: 
                    863: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    864: Tokushima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-tokushima/) , there was be a
                    865: NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    866: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    867: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [evbarm
                    868: (Netwalker,KOBO,RPI)](../ports/evbarm/), [luna68k](../ports/luna68k/))
                    869: and ["NetBSD 20 years"
                    870: presentation](http://www.slideshare.net/tsutsuii/osc2013tokushima-net-bsd20th)
                    871: by tsutsui@. [More reports on Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/468577).
                    872: 
                    873: #### `Feb 2013`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2013 Tokyo/Spring ([top](#past))
                    874: 
                    875: *Feb. 22-23, 2013, Tokyo, Japan*
                    876: 
                    877: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    878: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-spring/), there was a NetBSD
                    879: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    880: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations(
                    881: [NetBSD/Raspberry Pi](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4689247),
                    882: [NetBSD/KOBO and
                    883: NetBSD/netwalker](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4688202), [mikutter on
                    884: WZERO3](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4689261), ) and [more details on
                    885: togetter](http://togetter.com/li/460484).
                    886: 
                    887: #### `Feb 2013`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2013 Hamamatsu ([top](#past))
                    888: 
                    889: *Feb. 9, 2013, [Hamamatsu Shimin Kyodo
                    890: Center](http://www.machien-hamamatsu.jp/) , Shizuoka, Japan*
                    891: 
                    892: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    893: Hamamatsu](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-hamamatsu/) , there was a NetBSD
                    894: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    895: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    896: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    897: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)). [More reports on
                    898: Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/452856).
                    899: 
                    900: #### `Feb 2013`{.code} - FOSDEM 2013, Brussels, Belgium ([top](#past))
                    901: 
                    902: *Feb. 2-3, 2013, Brussels, Belgium*
                    903: 
                    904: [FOSDEM](https://fosdem.org/2013/) (Free and Open source Software
                    905: Developers' European Meeting) is a two-day free and non-commercial event
                    906: organized by the community for the community. Its goal is to provide
                    907: Free Software and Open Source developers and communities a place to
                    908: meet. It includes talks, presentations, booths, and a social event on
                    909: the day prior to the event. Participation and attendance is totally
                    910: free, though the organization gratefully accepts donations and
                    911: sponsorships. No registration necessary.
                    912: 
                    913: There was a special developer's room reserved for BSD licensed operating
                    914: systems and their talks, and a NetBSD booth where you can talk to
                    915: developers or get NetBSD goodies.
                    916: 
                    917: Please see [this
                    918: announcement](http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-advocacy/2012-November/004276.html)
                    919: for details.
                    920: 
                    921: #### `Dec 2012`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2012 Fukuoka ([top](#past))
                    922: 
                    923: *Dec. 8, 2012, [Fukuoka Jyouhou
                    924: Senmon-gakkou](http://www.kcs-f.ac.jp/index.html) , Fukuoka, Japan*
                    925: 
                    926: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    927: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    928: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    929: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    930: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    931: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/))
                    932: 
                    933: #### `Nov 2012`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2012 Aizu ([top](#past))
                    934: 
                    935: *Nov. 3, 2012, [The University of
                    936: Aizu](http://www.u-aizu.ac.jp/e-index.html) , Aizu, Japan*
                    937: 
                    938: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    939: Aizu](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-aizu/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    940: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    941: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    942: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    943: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/))
                    944: 
                    945: #### `Oct 2012`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2012 Oita/Fall ([top](#past))
                    946: 
                    947: *Oct. 27, 2012, Sophia hall , Oita, Japan*
                    948: 
                    949: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    950: Oita/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-oita-fall/) , there was a NetBSD
                    951: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    952: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    953: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    954: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    955: 
                    956: #### `Oct 2012`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2012 Hiroshima ([top](#past))
                    957: 
                    958: *Oct. 20, 2012, [Hiroshima Kokusai Gakuin
                    959: University](http://www.hkg.ac.jp/html/about/access.html) , Hiroshima,
                    960: Japan*
                    961: 
                    962: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                    963: Hiroshima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-hiroshima/) , there was a NetBSD
                    964: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    965: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with [four NetBSD/x68k
                    966: machines](http://twitpic.com/b6hyt7) including
                    967: [X68030](http://twitpic.com/b6h7bz)+[Neptune-X+NE2000](http://twitpic.com/b6i5j1),
                    968: [X68030+Nereid](http://twitpic.com/b6h0gl),
                    969: [X68060](http://twitpic.com/b6hw05)
                    970: ([X68030+060turbo](http://twitpic.com/b67l7a)), [X68000
                    971: PRO](http://twitpic.com/b6gs48) with [Xellent30
                    972: accellerator](http://movapic.com/pic/201210201011355081fa47b2a4f)
                    973: [booted via recently added netboot](http://twitpic.com/b6gqeb), and
                    974: [XM6i X68030 Emulator](http://xm6i.org/) on [Mac OS X with a real X68000
                    975: keyboard via USB converter](http://twitpic.com/b6i2qa). There were also
                    976: presentations ["Competitive development of XM6i and NetBSD/x68k" by
                    977: isaki@](http://xm6i.org/event/osc2012hi/) and ["NetBSD 6.0 New features
                    978: found at OSC booth" by
                    979: tsutsui@](http://www.slideshare.net/tsutsuii/osc-netbsd-60). [The event
                    980: summary is available on Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/392778).
                    981: 
                    982: #### `Oct 2012`{.code} - EuroBSDCon 2012, Warsaw, Poland ([top](#past))
                    983: 
                    984: *Oct. 18-21, 2012, Warsaw, Poland*
                    985: 
                    986: [EuroBSDcon](http://2012.EuroBSDCon.org) is the European annual
                    987: technical conference gathering users and developers working on and with
                    988: 4.4BSD based operating systems family and related projects.
                    989: 
                    990: EuroBSDcon gives the exceptional opportunity to learn about latest news
                    991: from the BSD world, witness contemporary deployment case studies, and
                    992: meet personally other users and companies using BSD oriented
                    993: technologies. EuroBSDcon is also a boiler plate for ideas, discussions
                    994: and information exchange, which often turn into programming projects.
                    995: 
                    996: The conference has always attracted active programmers, administrators
                    997: and aspiring students, as well as IT companies at large, which found the
                    998: conference a convenient and quality training option for its staff. We
                    999: firmly believe that high profile education is vital to the future of
                   1000: technology, and hence greatly welcome students and young people to this
                   1001: regular meeting.
                   1002: 
                   1003: #### `Sep 2012`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2012 Okinawa ([top](#past))
                   1004: 
                   1005: *Sep. 22, 2012, [Okinawa Convention
                   1006: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                   1007: Okinawa, Japan*
                   1008: 
                   1009: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1010: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1011: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1012: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                   1013: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1014: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                   1015: 
                   1016: #### `Sep 2012`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2012 Tokyo/Spring ([top](#past))
                   1017: 
                   1018: *Sep. 7-8, 2012, Tokyo, Japan*
                   1019: 
                   1020: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1021: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-spring/), there was a NetBSD
                   1022: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1023: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations(
                   1024: [NetBSD/Openblocks A6 by
                   1025: kiyohara@](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4686373), [NetBSD/Openblocks
                   1026: 266,600 by kiyohara@](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4687681),
                   1027: [NetBSD/Raspberry Pi](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4689247),
                   1028: [NetBSD/KOBO and
                   1029: NetBSD/netwalker](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4688202), [mikutter on
                   1030: WZERO3](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4689261), [linkstation and
                   1031: USL-5P](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4686571), [KAME
                   1032: Project](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4686706) ) and BSD BOF. [more
                   1033: details on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/369471).
                   1034: 
                   1035: #### `Nov 2012`{.code} - Kansai OpenSource 2012 ([top](#past))
                   1036: 
                   1037: *Nov. 9-10, 2012, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITM
                   1038: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                   1039: 
                   1040: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2012](http://www.k-of.jp/), there were two BSD
                   1041: booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1042: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1043: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/). with many gadget demonstrations { WZero3
                   1044: NetBSD/evbarm, ZAURUS NetBSD/zaurus, [XM6i
                   1045: NetBSD/X68k](http://twitpic.com/bbvayo) } and BSDBOF (). [More reports
                   1046: on Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/404573).
                   1047: 
                   1048: #### `Sep 2012`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2012 Shimane ([top](#past))
                   1049: 
                   1050: *Sep. 1, 2012, [MATSUE
                   1051: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                   1052: 
                   1053: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1054: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1055: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1056: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
                   1057: demonstrations (
                   1058: [NetBSD/hpcarm,i386](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4678623), ). [more
                   1059: details on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/365753).
                   1060: 
                   1061: #### `Aug 2012`{.code} - XenSummit North America 2012 ([top](#past))
                   1062: 
                   1063: *Aug. 27-28, 2012, [Sheraton Hotel &
                   1064: Marina](http://www.starwoodhotels.com/sheraton/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=127),
                   1065: San Diego, California, USA*
                   1066: 
                   1067: [XenSummit](http://xen.org/xensummit/xs12na_talks/xensummit.html) is the
                   1068: leading annual technical conference for Xen® developers and users in
                   1069: North America. The event provides collaboration and education for the
                   1070: Xen® community. There was a talk on NetBSD (and FreeBSD) on Xen roadmap
                   1071: on day one of the conference.
                   1072: 
                   1073: #### `Aug 2012`{.code} - FrOSCon 2012 ([top](#past))
                   1074: 
                   1075: *Aug. 25-26, 2012, [Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg](http://h-brs.de/), Sankt
                   1076: Augustin, Germany*
                   1077: 
                   1078: The [FrOSCon](http://www.froscon.de/en) (Free And Open Source
                   1079: Conference) is one of the largest Open Source conferences in Germany.
                   1080: 
                   1081: #### `Aug 2012`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2012 Kansai@Kyoto ([top](#past))
                   1082: 
                   1083: *Aug. 3-4, 2012, [KYOTO RESEARCH
                   1084: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/access/index.html), Kyoto, Japan*
                   1085: 
                   1086: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1087: Kansai@Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1088: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1089: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1090: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There was a gadgets demonstration (
                   1091: [OMRON LUNA](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634623), [OMRON LUNA
                   1092: II](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634629), [NetBSD/hpcarm (SHARP
                   1093: WZERO3)](http://movapic.com/pic/20120803100715501b24433284c), [Gainer
                   1094: with squeak](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634639), [Making plans for
                   1095: SHARP,X68K on
                   1096: XM6i,ZAURUS,Netwalker](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634777), [ZAURUS
                   1097: cluster](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634992), [the mikutter
                   1098: Chronicles](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4636177), [NetBSD install
                   1099: service center](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4636374), [RetroBSD on
                   1100: PIC32](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4635032) ) and [NetBSD luna68k
                   1101: updates presetation by
                   1102: tsutsuii](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2012kyoto/NetBSD-luna68k-updates.html)
                   1103: [more details on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/350035).
                   1104: 
                   1105: #### `Jul 2012`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2012 Sendai ([top](#past))
                   1106: 
                   1107: *Jul 14, 2012, [Tohoku Computer
                   1108: College](http://www.jc-21.ac.jp/map/index.shtml), Sendai, Japan*
                   1109: 
                   1110: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1111: Sendai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-sendai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1112: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1113: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1114: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm and
                   1115: Netwalker](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1116: 
                   1117: #### `Jul 2012`{.code} - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF ([top](#past))
                   1118: 
                   1119: *Jul 7, 2012, [VLSI Design and Education Center University of
                   1120: Tokyo](http://www.vdec.u-tokyo.ac.jp/English/contact.html), Tokyo,
                   1121: Japan*
                   1122: 
                   1123: See [Japan NetBSD Users Group 14th annual Meeting and BoF
                   1124: 2012](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting14.html.en)
                   1125: for meeting information.
                   1126: 
                   1127: #### `Jun 2012`{.code} - 17th NetBSD Hackathon ([top](#past))
                   1128: 
                   1129: *June 14 - 17, 2012, [17th NetBSD
                   1130: Hackathon](http://wiki.NetBSD.org/hackathon)*
                   1131: 
                   1132: The 17th NetBSD hackathon focuses on getting NetBSD 6 BETA2 ready for
                   1133: the first release candidate. Our goal is fixing all the bugs that need
                   1134: fixing to get NetBSD-current ready for the creation of the NetBSD 6.0
                   1135: release branch.
                   1136: 
                   1137: #### `Jun 2012`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2012 Hokkaido ([top](#past))
                   1138: 
                   1139: *Jun. 16, 2012, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   1140: 
                   1141: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1142: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1143: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1144: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/)
                   1145: with [Building NetBSD on
                   1146: Win7+Cygwin](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565220),
                   1147: [NetBSD/Armadillo-9](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565161), [Processing
                   1148: on NetBSD](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565033), [NetBSD/IBM
                   1149: PalmTop110](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565193), [NetBSD/X68k on
                   1150: XM6i](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565208), [mikutter on NetBSD/WZERO3
                   1151: and NetBSD/Zaurus](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565158), [NetBSD and
                   1152: mikutter goods](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565027), [Geiger
                   1153: counter](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565528), [Making install-image
                   1154: Presentation](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc12do/NetBSD-cross-liveimage.html)
                   1155: by tsutsui@. [more detail on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/318806).
                   1156: 
                   1157: #### May 2012 - Linuxtag Berlin ([top](#past))
                   1158: 
                   1159: *May 23-26, 2012, Berlin, Germany.*
                   1160: 
                   1161: LinuxTag 2012 opened its doors from May 23 to May 26, 2012, at the
                   1162: Berlin Expo Center under the Funkturm in Berlin, Germany. The event
                   1163: featured talks about Open Source and there was be a NetBSD booth on the
                   1164: exhibition fair where you could get advocacy material, talk to users and
                   1165: developers or buy NetBSD T-Shirts.
                   1166: 
                   1167: See the [Linuxtag homepage](http://www.linuxtag.org/2012/en.html) for
                   1168: more information.
                   1169: 
                   1170: #### `May 2012`{.code} - BSDCan 2012 ([top](#past))
                   1171: 
                   1172: *May 11-12, 2012, Ottawa, Canada.*
                   1173: 
                   1174: [BSDCan 2012](http://www.bsdcan.org/) was a BSD conference held in
                   1175: Ottawa, Canada, for people working on and with 4.4BSD based operating
                   1176: systems and related projects. The organizers have found a fantastic
                   1177: formula that appeals to a wide range of people from extreme novices to
                   1178: advanced developers. BSDCan 2012 was held on 11-12 May 2012 at
                   1179: University of Ottawa, and will be preceded by two days of Tutorials on
                   1180: 9-10 May 2012. There were related events (of a social nature, for the
                   1181: most part) on the day before and after the conference.
                   1182: 
                   1183: #### `May 2012`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2012 Nagoya ([top](#past))
                   1184: 
                   1185: *May. 12, 2012, [Nagoya International
                   1186: Center](http://www.nic-nagoya.or.jp/en/e/about-us/access-hours), Nagoya,
                   1187: Japan*
                   1188: 
                   1189: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1190: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1191: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1192: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users' Group
                   1193: (NBUG)](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There was a gadget demonstration
                   1194: [BSD booth](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4511413) ( [Twitter time line
                   1195: on NetBSD/dreamcast visual
                   1196: memory](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4512178) ([slide and
                   1197: paper](http://www.yagoto-urayama.jp/~oshimaya/netbsd/vm/index.html)),
                   1198: [Zaurus](../ports/zaurus/), [W-ZERO3](../ports/hpcarm/), [Enjoy NetBSD
                   1199: on EeePC NetBook with OpenOffice and
                   1200: Mikutter](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/netbsd/liveimage/),
                   1201: [mikutter mug and seal](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4511548) ) and
                   1202: NBUG BOF. [more detail on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/302311).
                   1203: 
                   1204: #### `May 2012`{.code} - Central European BSD-Day 2012 Vienna ([top](#past))
                   1205: 
                   1206: The [Central European BSD-Day](http://bsdday.eu/2012) took place at the
                   1207: University of Applied Sciences in Vienna, Austria, on saturday, may 5th.
                   1208: 
                   1209: #### `Apr 2012`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2012 Iwate ([top](#past))
                   1210: 
                   1211: *Apr. 21, 2012, Iwate, Japan*
                   1212: 
                   1213: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1214: Iwate](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-iwate/) , there was a [NetBSD
                   1215: booth](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4472557) staffed by members of the
                   1216: [Japan NetBSD Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many {
                   1217: [XM6i](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4472584),
                   1218: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1219: [zaurus](../ports/zaurus/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) } gadget
                   1220: demonstrations.
                   1221: 
                   1222: #### `Mar 2012`{.code} - AsiaBSDCon 2012 ([top](#past))
                   1223: 
                   1224: *Mar 22-25, 2012, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                   1225: 
                   1226: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2012.asiabsdcon.org/) was a conference for users and
                   1227: developers on BSD based systems. The conference was for anyone
                   1228: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                   1229: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon was a technical
                   1230: conference and aimed to collect the best technical papers and
                   1231: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   1232: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   1233: 
                   1234: #### `Mar 2012`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2012 Ehime ([top](#past))
                   1235: 
                   1236: *Mar. 24, 2012, Ehime, Japan*
                   1237: 
                   1238: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1239: Ehime](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-ehime/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1240: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1241: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with [NetBSD/x68k by
                   1242: isaki@](http://www.pastel-flower.jp/~isaki/NetBSD/osc12eh/page1.html),
                   1243: [XM6i by isaki@](http://xm6i.org/event/osc2012eh/page1.html), [NetBSD
                   1244: port history by
                   1245: tsutsui@](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc12eh/NetBSD-port-history.html),
                   1246: [zaurus and WZERO3](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4422214), [evbarm and
                   1247: shark](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4422260),
                   1248: [XM6i](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4422589), [XM6i on
                   1249: mac](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4422798), gadget demonstrations
                   1250: [[ustream live
                   1251: archive](http://www.ustream.tv/channel/japan-netbsd-users-group-meeting)].
                   1252: 
                   1253: #### `Mar 2012`{.code} - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2012 ([top](#past))
                   1254: 
                   1255: *Mar. 17-18, 2012, Chemnitz, Germany*
                   1256: 
                   1257: The "Chemnitz Linux Days" was a conference that deals with Linux, but
                   1258: also with free and open source software in general. Being an event vor
                   1259: novices and experts as well, there were a NetBSD booth and related
                   1260: talks.
                   1261: 
                   1262: See the [website](http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de/2012/) for more
                   1263: information.
                   1264: 
                   1265: #### `Mar 2012`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2012 Tokyo/Spring ([top](#past))
                   1266: 
                   1267: *Mar. 16-17, 2012, Tokyo, Japan*
                   1268: 
                   1269: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1270: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-spring/), there was be a NetBSD
                   1271: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1272: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with [teokure live
                   1273: image(NetBSD5.1.2/i386,amd64+Firefox+mikutter)](http://teokurebsd.org/),
                   1274: [WZero3 live
                   1275: image(NetBSD6.0BETA/hpcarm)](http://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/tsutsui/wzero3/),
                   1276: [Zaurus live
                   1277: image(NetBSD6.0BETA/zaurus)](http://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/tsutsui/zaurus/),
                   1278: [Translate NetBSD man with
                   1279: po4a](http://www.slideshare.net/master_q/netbsd-man-osc2012),
                   1280: [Jornada680](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4407584),
                   1281: [Jornada720](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4407590), [Zaurus
                   1282: 760,860](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4407593), [WZero3 with
                   1283: pkgsrc/net/mikutter](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4407661),
                   1284: [OpenBlocks](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4408049),
                   1285: [ZBOXNANO-VD01](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4409584), [Lemote yeeloong
                   1286: 8089b evbmips64](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4409939), [mikutter
                   1287: seal](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4408149), NetBSD [gadget
                   1288: demonstrations](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4409260).
                   1289: 
                   1290: #### `Feb 2012`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2012 Oita ([top](#past))
                   1291: 
                   1292: *Feb. 11, 2012, Oita, Japan*
                   1293: 
                   1294: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1295: Oita](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-oita/), there was a [NetBSD
                   1296: booth](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111050584f35c982a782a), staffed by
                   1297: members of the [Japan NetBSD Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/)
                   1298: with hpcsh { [Persona
                   1299: 30](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111116074f35cf677a48b), [Jornada
                   1300: 680](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111105064f35ccd26f35f), [Jornada
                   1301: 690](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111036504f35c6323d7f3)}, hpcarm {
                   1302: [Jornada 720](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111107354f35cd67daedf),
                   1303: [WS007SH](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111039044f35c6b854249),
                   1304: [WS011SH](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111103074f35cc5b6ea81)}, hpcmips
                   1305: { [MCR520](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111124414f35d169430c3),
                   1306: [Z50](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111048154f35c8dfba12d)}, zaurus {
                   1307: [SLC-860+mikutter](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111112154f35ce7f6db5a)},
                   1308: i386 { [aspire
                   1309: one](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111121424f35d0b649525)}, x68k {
                   1310: [XM6i](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111204074f35daa7e639a),
                   1311: [XM6i](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111207584f35db8ea62fa)}, amd64 {[pen
                   1312: tablet with NetBSD](http://movapic.com/pic/201202110957324f35bcfcaa63d),
                   1313: [teokure live image](http://teokurebsd.org/) },
                   1314: [Xnp2](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111234014f35e1a946be8),
                   1315: [NetBSD/mikutter seal](http://yfrog.com/esrv5bej) gadget demonstrations
                   1316: and brand new [NetBSD 5.1.2
                   1317: presentation](http://www.NetBSD.org/releases/formal-5/NetBSD-5.1.2.html).
                   1318: 
                   1319: #### `Feb 2012`{.code} - FOSDEM 2012 ([top](#past))
                   1320: 
                   1321: *Feb. 4-5, 2012, Brussels, Belgium*
                   1322: 
                   1323: [FOSDEM](http://www.fosdem.org/2012/) is the biggest free and
                   1324: non-commercial event organized by and for the community. Its goal is to
                   1325: provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet. No registration
                   1326: necessary.
                   1327: 
                   1328: There was a NetBSD booth and a special developer's room reserved for BSD
                   1329: licensed operating systems and their talks. Please see [the
                   1330: announcement](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2011/11/28/msg000374.html)
                   1331: for details.
                   1332: 
                   1333: #### `Dec 2011`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2011 Fukuoka ([top](#past))
                   1334: 
                   1335: *Dec. 3, 2011, [CHIKUSHI
                   1336: JOGAKUEN](http://www-new.chikushi-u.ac.jp/english/about/index.html#Where),
                   1337: Fukuoka, Japan*
                   1338: 
                   1339: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1340: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1341: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1342: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1343: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh(Jornada 680)](http://twitpic.com/7nhic7),
                   1344: [arm(WZERO3)](http://twitpic.com/7nhfzq) } gadgets demonstration and
                   1345: [Xen4 live USB -teokure- memory](http://twitpic.com/7nhl97).
                   1346: 
                   1347: #### `Nov 2011`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2011 Tokyo/Fall ([top](#past))
                   1348: 
                   1349: *Nov. 19-20, 2011, [MEISEI
                   1350: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/english/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   1351: 
                   1352: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1353: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1354: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1355: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
                   1356: demonstrations { [Teokure-Live Image
                   1357: amd64](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/netbsd/liveimage/) (Thinkpad
                   1358: X201, X61), [acorn26](../ports/acorn26/) ([BBC
                   1359: A3000](http://movapic.com/pic/201111201146094ec869f10e10e)),
                   1360: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/) (WS003SH, WS007SH, WS011SH, WS020SH, Jornada
                   1361: 710), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/) (IBM Z50, MobileGear 530) ,
                   1362: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) (Persona HPW30PA), [i386](../ports/i386/) (Acer
                   1363: Aspire One with [pkgsrc/net/mikutter](http://mikutter.hachune.net/)),
                   1364: [X68k](../ports/x68k/) ([XM6i](http://www.xm6i.org/)),
                   1365: [zaurus](../ports/zaurus/)
                   1366: ([SL-C700[NEW]](http://d.hatena.ne.jp/steleto/20101201), SL-C750,
                   1367: SL-C1000, SL-C3200), } and BSD BOF ([Ustream
                   1368: Recorded](http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/18441201) ).
                   1369: 
                   1370: #### `Nov 2011`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2011 Shimane ([top](#past))
                   1371: 
                   1372: *Nov. 12, 2011, [MATSUE
                   1373: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                   1374: 
                   1375: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1376: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1377: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1378: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
                   1379: demonstrations ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1380: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1381: 
                   1382: #### `Nov 2011`{.code} - Kansai OpenSource 2011 ([top](#past))
                   1383: 
                   1384: *Nov. 11-12, 2011, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITM
                   1385: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                   1386: 
                   1387: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2011](http://www.k-of.jp/), there were two BSD
                   1388: booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1389: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1390: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/). with many gadget demonstrations {
                   1391: [dreamcast with fishing contoller](../ports/dreamcast/),
                   1392: [Hewlett-Packard 9000/700](../ports/hp700/),
                   1393: [Luna-II](../ports/luna68k/), [hpcarm and WZero3](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1394: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), pf firewall
                   1395: demonstration with OpenBSD/landisk(USL-5Px2) } and BSDBOF ([Why
                   1396: enigmatic machines by
                   1397: tsutsui](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/kof2011/Why-enigmatic-machines.html),
                   1398: pkgsrc by obache, [[Ustream
                   1399: Recorded](http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/18441201)]). [More reports on
                   1400: Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/213724).
                   1401: 
                   1402: #### `Nov 2011`{.code} - bsd\_day(2011) ([top](#past))
                   1403: 
                   1404: *Nov. 5, 2011, Slovak University of Technology, Bratislava, Slovakia*
                   1405: 
                   1406: The purpose of this one-day event is to gather Central European
                   1407: developers of today's open-source BSD systems, popularize their work,
                   1408: and provide an interface for real-life communication. There are no
                   1409: formalities, no papers, and no registration or participation fee,
                   1410: however the invited developers are encouraged to give a talk on their
                   1411: favorite BSD-related topic, then have a beer with the other folks around
                   1412: :-) The language of this event is English, and the goal is to motivate
                   1413: potential future developers and users, especially undergraduate
                   1414: university students to work with BSD systems.
                   1415: 
                   1416: There is an additional schedule for participants and their guests on the
                   1417: day prior to (November 4th) and after (November 6th) the main event.
                   1418: 
                   1419: For more information please visit the website
                   1420: [http://www.bsdday.eu/2011/](http://www.bsdday.eu/2011/).
                   1421: 
                   1422: #### `Nov 2011`{.code} - BSDday Argentina 2011 ([top](#past))
                   1423: 
                   1424: *Nov. 5, 2011, Buenos Aires City, Argentina*
                   1425: 
                   1426: BSDday Argentina is a conference for users, sysadmins and developers of
                   1427: BSD software and based systems. The conference is for anyone developing,
                   1428: deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD,
                   1429: DragonFlyBSD and others \*BSD. BSDday Argentina is a technical
                   1430: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                   1431: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   1432: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   1433: 
                   1434: For more information please visit the website
                   1435: [http://www.bsdday.org.ar/](http://www.bsdday.org.ar/).
                   1436: 
                   1437: #### `Oct 2011`{.code} - EuroBSDCon 2011 ([top](#past))
                   1438: 
                   1439: *Oct. 6-9, 2011, Maarssen, Netherlands*
                   1440: 
                   1441: EuroBSDcon is the European technical conference for people working on
                   1442: and with 4.4BSD based operating systems and related projects. EuroBSDcon
                   1443: 2011 is the 10th EuroBSDcon and will take place in (in the center of)
                   1444: The Netherlands 6 - 9 October 2011 at Meeting Plaza, Maarssen, The
                   1445: Netherlands.
                   1446: 
                   1447: For more information please visit the website
                   1448: [http://2011.EuroBSDCon.org/](http://2011.EuroBSDCon.org/).
                   1449: 
                   1450: #### `Oct 2011`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2011 Hiroshima ([top](#past))
                   1451: 
                   1452: *Oct. 1, 2011, [Prefectual University of
                   1453: Hiroshima](http://www.pu-hiroshima.ac.jp/05_campus/08_access/index.html)
                   1454: , Hiroshima, Japan*
                   1455: 
                   1456: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1457: Hiroshima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-hiroshima/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1458: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1459: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadgets
                   1460: demonstration ( [NetBSD/x68k](../ports/x68k/) (
                   1461: [X68030+Neptune-X+NE2000](http://twitpic.com/6tuiik),
                   1462: [X68030+Nereid](http://twitpic.com/6tvkzo),
                   1463: [X68060(X68030+060turbo)](http://twitpic.com/6tu7p2)), [XM6i X68030
                   1464: Emulator](http://xm6i.org/) on
                   1465: ([NetBSD/i386](http://movapic.com/pic/201110011105024e86754e2efbb), [Mac
                   1466: OS X](http://movapic.com/pic/201110011101544e8674925d26a)), [WZero
                   1467: 3](../ports/hpcarm) ([WS011SH](http://twitpic.com/6tyvva)),
                   1468: [Zaurus](../ports/zaurus) ([SL-C1000](http://twitpic.com/6tzg2z))) and
                   1469: [XM6i presentation by isaki@](http://xm6i.org/event/osc2011hi/),
                   1470: ["Teokure Live Image" and mikutter presentation by
                   1471: tsutsui](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc11hi/Teokure-Live-Image.html),
                   1472: [event summary](http://togetter.com/li/195551).
                   1473: 
                   1474: #### `Sep 2011`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2011 Okinawa ([top](#past))
                   1475: 
                   1476: *Sep. 10, 2011, [Okinawa Convention
                   1477: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                   1478: Okinawa, Japan*
                   1479: 
                   1480: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1481: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1482: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1483: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadgets
                   1484: demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1485: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ) and PCBSD9.0
                   1486: presentation by Jun YAMASHIRO.
                   1487: 
                   1488: #### `Sep 2011`{.code} - Open Source Small Conference 2011 Aizu ([top](#past))
                   1489: 
                   1490: *Sep. 3, 2011, [University of
                   1491: Aizu](http://www.u-aizu.ac.jp/e-intro/e-facilities/e-campusmap.html) ,
                   1492: Fukushima, Japan*
                   1493: 
                   1494: At the [Open Source Small Conference 2011
                   1495: Aizu](http://www.ospn.jp/ossc-aizu/) , there was a NetBSD booth staffed
                   1496: by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1497: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadgets
                   1498: demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1499: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1500: 
                   1501: #### `Aug 2011`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2011 Nagoya ([top](#past))
                   1502: 
                   1503: *Aug. 20, 2011, [Nagoya International
                   1504: Center](http://www.nic-nagoya.or.jp/en/e/about-us/access-hours), Nagoya,
                   1505: Japan*
                   1506: 
                   1507: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1508: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1509: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1510: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   1511: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There was a gadget demonstration (
                   1512: [Presentation Software using only wscons with Dreamcast Fishing
                   1513: Controller](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3923999),
                   1514: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1515: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [Amiga
                   1516: 1200](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3924333), [SONY NEWS
                   1517: 3460](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3924343), [Geiger
                   1518: counter](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3924354) ).
                   1519: 
                   1520: #### `Aug 2011`{.code} - 15th NetBSD Hackathon ([top](#past))
                   1521: 
                   1522: *Aug. 10 - 15, 2011, [15th NetBSD
                   1523: Hackathon](http://wiki.NetBSD.org/hackathon)*
                   1524: 
                   1525: The 15th NetBSD hackathon focused on documentation. Please see the Wiki
                   1526: page at the URL mentioned above for details and progress.
                   1527: 
                   1528: #### `Jul 2011`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2011 Kansai@Kyoto ([top](#past))
                   1529: 
                   1530: *Jul. 15-16, 2011, [KYOTO RESEARCH
                   1531: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/access/index.html), Kyoto, Japan*
                   1532: 
                   1533: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1534: Kansai@Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-kyoto/) , there was a [NetBSD
                   1535: booth](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2011kyoto/index.html)
                   1536: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1537: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1538: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There was a gadgets demonstration (
                   1539: [Sun3/80](http://twitpic.com/5rcp11), [SONY NEWS
                   1540: NWS-1750](http://twitpic.com/5rcrjj), [OMRON LUNA
                   1541: SX-9100/DT](http://twitpic.com/5rcuqb), [Workstation book
                   1542: colab.](http://twitpic.com/5rd4td), [SHARP WZERO3](../ports/hpcarm/), [4
                   1543: BSD variants (NetBSD, FreeBSD, OpenBSD and DragonFly BSD) on
                   1544: NetBSD/xen](http://twitpic.com/5rl3n7), [Wsdisplay Presentation tool on
                   1545: NetBSD/hpcmips](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3812933),
                   1546: [USL5P+OpenBSD4.9](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3813423), [Compiling
                   1547: process Visualizer like teen spirit called Captain
                   1548: Nadeshiko](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3812608), [Some like a BSD
                   1549: Statue Joystick](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3809140) driven by
                   1550: [Gainer+Squeak](http://www.yengawa.com/squeak_gainer) ) and [NetBSD/m68k
                   1551: will never die!
                   1552: presentation](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2011kyoto/NetBSD-m68k-will-never-die.html)
                   1553: and
                   1554: [commit](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/source-changes/2011/07/16/msg024675.html)
                   1555: by tsutsui.
                   1556: 
                   1557: #### `Jul 2011`{.code} - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF ([top](#past))
                   1558: 
                   1559: *Jul 9, 2011, [VLSI Design and Education Center University of
                   1560: Tokyo](http://www.vdec.u-tokyo.ac.jp/English/contact.html), Tokyo,
                   1561: Japan*
                   1562: 
                   1563: See [Japan NetBSD Users Group 13th annual Meeting and BoF
                   1564: 2011](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting13.html.en)
                   1565: for meeting information. NetBSD BOF with 36 attendances and 153 ustream
                   1566: clients: pkgsrc updates by obache, jp.NetBSD.org servers by
                   1567: mef,NetBSD/[Psion netBook](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Psion_netBook)
                   1568: by kiyohara, AC Tap with USB controlled power meter by Kubota, Power
                   1569: consumption and bcbench by jun, Capture Power consumption meter with
                   1570: OpenCV by mita@FreeBSD, Build [Facebook page for Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1571: Group](http://www.facebook.com/NetBSD.jp), 6.0 - here today by soda, PGP
                   1572: keysign party by soda.
                   1573: 
                   1574: #### `Jun 2011`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2011 Hokkaido ([top](#past))
                   1575: 
                   1576: *Jun. 11, 2011, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   1577: 
                   1578: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1579: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1580: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1581: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and
                   1582: [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/) with BeagleBoard, MSP430 LaunchPad,
                   1583: JMBadgeBoard, Processing on NetBSD and many hpc{
                   1584: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1585: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } .
                   1586: 
                   1587: #### `May 2011`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2011 Sendai ([top](#past))
                   1588: 
                   1589: *May 21, 2011, [Tohoku Computer
                   1590: College](http://www.jc-21.ac.jp/map/index.shtml), Sendai, Japan*
                   1591: 
                   1592: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1593: Sendai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-sendai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1594: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1595: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1596: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm and
                   1597: WZero3(WS011SH)](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1598: 
                   1599: #### `May 2011`{.code} - BSDCan 2011 ([top](#past))
                   1600: 
                   1601: *May 13-14, 2011, Ottawa, Canada.*
                   1602: 
                   1603: [BSDCan 2011](http://www.bsdcan.org/) was held on 13-14 May 2011 at the
                   1604: University of Ottawa. It was preceded by two days of tutorials on 11-12
                   1605: May 2011.
                   1606: 
                   1607: #### `Apr 2011`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2011 Kansai@Kobe ([top](#past))
                   1608: 
                   1609: *Apr. 16, 2011, [Kobe Industrial Promotion
                   1610: Center](http://www.kobe-ipc.or.jp/access/), Kobe, Japan*
                   1611: 
                   1612: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1613: Kansai@Kobe](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-kobe/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1614: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1615: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [ATARI TT030 +
                   1616: EtherNEC , and NetBSD bus\_space
                   1617: API](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2011kobe/NetBSD-EtherNEC.html)
                   1618: presentation by tsutsui, contao presentation by taca, and [ATARI
                   1619: TT030](../ports/atari/), [SHARP X68030](../ports/x68k/),
                   1620: [cobalt](../ports/cobalt/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1621: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1622: [zaurus](../ports/zaurus/) gadgets demonstration.
                   1623: 
                   1624: #### `Mar 2011`{.code} - AsiaBSDCon 2011 ([top](#past))
                   1625: 
                   1626: *Mar 19-20, 2011, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                   1627: 
                   1628: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2011.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users and
                   1629: developers on BSD based systems. The conference is for anyone
                   1630: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                   1631: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
                   1632: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                   1633: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   1634: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   1635: 
                   1636: #### `Mar 2011`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2011 Oita ([top](#past))
                   1637: 
                   1638: *Mar. 19, 2011, [i-ness](http://www.pref.oita.jp/13040/index.html),
                   1639: Oita, Japan*
                   1640: 
                   1641: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1642: Oita](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-oita/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1643: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1644: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1645: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1646: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstrations.
                   1647: 
                   1648: #### `Mar 2011`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2011 Tokyo/Spring ([top](#past))
                   1649: 
                   1650: *Mar. 4-5, 2011, [Wasseda University,Nishiwaseda
                   1651: Campus](http://www.waseda.jp/eng/campus/map03.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                   1652: 
                   1653: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1654: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-spring/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1655: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1656: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1657: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1658: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1659: 
                   1660: #### `Feb 2011`{.code} - FOSDEM 2011 Brussels, Belgium ([top](#past))
                   1661: 
                   1662: *Feb. 5-6, 2011, [FOSDEM](http://www.fosdem.org/2011/), Brussels,
                   1663: Belgium*
                   1664: 
                   1665: At the [FOSDEM 2011 Conference](http://www.fosdem.org/2011/), there was
                   1666: a joint BSD booth staffed by NetBSD and FreeBSD developers and users.
                   1667: 
                   1668: [Marc Balmer](http://www.vnode.ch/) (mbalmer@) gave a talk "Lua in BSD"
                   1669: in the BSD devroom
                   1670: 
                   1671: #### `Feb 2011`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2011 Kagawa ([top](#past))
                   1672: 
                   1673: *Feb. 5, 2011, [Sunport Hall
                   1674: Takamatsu](http://www.sunport-hall.jp/shisetu/access.htm), Kagawa,
                   1675: Japan*
                   1676: 
                   1677: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1678: Kagawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-kagawa/), there was a NetBSD booth
                   1679: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1680: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [many
                   1681: hp](http://twitpic.com/3xoh1i){ [hp300](../ports/hp300/),
                   1682: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1683: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration and [NetBSD/hp300 and
                   1684: wscons](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc11kg/netbsd-hp300.html)
                   1685: presentation by tsutsui ([Event driven Commit
                   1686: Log](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/source-changes/2011/02/06/msg018165.html)).
                   1687: 
                   1688: #### `Dec 2010`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2010 Fukuoka ([top](#past))
                   1689: 
                   1690: *Dec. 11, 2010, [Fukuoka Institute of
                   1691: Technology](http://www.fit.ac.jp/EN/index.html), Fukuoka, Japan*
                   1692: 
                   1693: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1694: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1695: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1696: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1697: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1698: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1699: 
                   1700: #### `Nov 2010`{.code} - Journ�es M�dit�ran�ennes du Logiciel Libre in Sophia-Antipolis. ([top](#past))
                   1701: 
                   1702: *November 26-27, 2010, Sophia-Antipolis, France.*
                   1703: 
                   1704: NetBSD was present for the 2nd time at the [Journ�es M�dit�ran�ennes du
                   1705: Logiciel Libre](http://jm2l.linux-azur.org). Friday afternoon was
                   1706: generally more enterprise oriented, while Saturday was more end-users
                   1707: focused.
                   1708: 
                   1709: #### `Nov 2010`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2010 Shimane ([top](#past))
                   1710: 
                   1711: *Nov 27, 2010, [MATSUE
                   1712: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                   1713: 
                   1714: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1715: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1716: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1717: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/). There was gadget
                   1718: demonstrations ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1719: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1720: 
                   1721: #### `Nov 2010`{.code} - NYCBSDCon 2010 ([top](#past))
                   1722: 
                   1723: *November 12-14, 2010, Cooper Union, New York, NY, USA*
                   1724: 
                   1725: [The New York City BSD Conference
                   1726: (NYCBSDCon)](http://www.nycbsdcon.org/2010/) is the main technical
                   1727: conference on the US East Coast for the BSD community to get together to
                   1728: share and gain knowledge, to network with like-minded people, and to
                   1729: have fun. This event was organized by members of the New York City \*BSD
                   1730: Users Group (NYC\*BUG).
                   1731: 
                   1732: #### `Nov 2010`{.code} - Kansai OpenSource 2010 ([top](#past))
                   1733: 
                   1734: *Nov. 5-6, 2010, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITC
                   1735: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                   1736: 
                   1737: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2010](http://www.k-of.jp/), there were three
                   1738: BSD booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1739: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) , [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1740: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) and [NAKAMURA
                   1741: Kazushi](http://www.kobe1995.jp/) with [NEC
                   1742: Express5800(arc)](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2898351) , [64bit
                   1743: 20years {NEC Express5800(amd64), SONY NEWS NWS-5000(newsmips), Sun
                   1744: Ultra60(sun4u), Sun Ultra10(sun4u), HP
                   1745: ML115(amd64)}](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2899650), Xen Dom0 on
                   1746: NetBSD and DomU (NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonflyBSD),
                   1747: OpenBSD/landisk(Firewall Redundancy with CARP and pfsync),
                   1748: OpenBSD/zaurus, WZero3(hpcarm), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1749: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [NetBSD
                   1750: straps](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2898808) gadgets demonstration and
                   1751: BSDBOF (soda-san got [Japanese OSS Contributor
                   1752: Award](http://www.ipa.go.jp/about/press/20101015_2.html), so let me
                   1753: introduce [raiders of the lost ARC
                   1754: tech](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2899062) and [talkin' bout a
                   1755: revolution with soda-san](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2899023) by
                   1756: tsutsui)
                   1757: 
                   1758: #### `Oct 2010`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2010 Niigata ([top](#past))
                   1759: 
                   1760: *Oct. 23, 2010, Niigata University, Niigata, Japan*
                   1761: 
                   1762: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1763: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-niigata/) , there was a BSD booth
                   1764: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1765: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Echigo BSD Users
                   1766: Group](http://www.ebug.jp/) . There was a gadgets demonstration (
                   1767: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1768: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) and [FuguIta - OpenBSD LiveCD with 1seg
                   1769: tuner](http://kaw.ath.cx/openbsd/index.php?en%2FLiveCD). ).
                   1770: 
                   1771: #### `Oct 2010`{.code} - EuroBSDCon 2010 ([top](#past))
                   1772: 
                   1773: *Oct. 8-10, 2010, Karlsruhe, Germany*
                   1774: 
                   1775: EuroBSDcon 2010, the european technical conference for people working on
                   1776: and with 4.4BSD based operating systems, was held on Oct 8-10th 2010 in
                   1777: Karlsruhe, Germany. The two day conference program (October 9 - 10) was
                   1778: preceeded by a tutorial day (Oct 8).
                   1779: 
                   1780: For more information please visit the website
                   1781: [http://2010.EuroBSDCon.org/](http://2010.EuroBSDCon.org/).
                   1782: 
                   1783: #### `Oct 2010`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2010 Okinawa ([top](#past))
                   1784: 
                   1785: *Oct. 2, 2010, [Okinawa Convention
                   1786: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                   1787: Okinawa, Japan*
                   1788: 
                   1789: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1790: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1791: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1792: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadgets
                   1793: demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1794: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1795: 
                   1796: #### `Sep 2010`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2010 Tokyo/Fall ([top](#past))
                   1797: 
                   1798: *Sep. 10-11, 2010, [MEISEI
                   1799: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/english/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   1800: 
                   1801: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1802: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1803: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1804: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1805: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1806: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration and
                   1807: [NetBSD/x68k](../ports/x68k/) on [XM6i X68000
                   1808: emulator](http://www.pastel-flower.jp/~isaki/xm6i/).
                   1809: 
                   1810: #### `Aug 2010`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2010 Nagoya ([top](#past))
                   1811: 
                   1812: *Aug. 7, 2010, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan*
                   1813: 
                   1814: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1815: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1816: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1817: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   1818: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There were gadget demonstrations (
                   1819: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1820: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1821: 
                   1822: #### `Jul 2010`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2010 Kansai ([top](#past))
                   1823: 
                   1824: *Jul. 9-10, 2010, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan*
                   1825: 
                   1826: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1827: Kansai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1828: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1829: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1830: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There were gadgets demonstration (
                   1831: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1832: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), ).
                   1833: 
                   1834: #### `Jul 2010`{.code} - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF ([top](#past))
                   1835: 
                   1836: *Jul 3, 2010, [The University of
                   1837: Tokyo](http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/campusmap/cam01_04_03_j.html), Tokyo,
                   1838: Japan*
                   1839: 
                   1840: See [this
                   1841: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting12.html.en)
                   1842: for meeting information.
                   1843: 
                   1844: NetBSD BOF with 44 attendances and 55 ustream clients: OpenBlockS600 by
                   1845: kiyohara, [STAR81xx/91xx](http://www.nerv.org/~ryo/bof/index1.html) by
                   1846: Ryo SHIMIZU, [NetBSD goes POSIX.1-2008 and
                   1847: C1X](http://www.hi-matic.org/BOF/BOF.pdf) by tnozaki, YUREX by noztos,
                   1848: AsiaBSDCon by hrs, pkgsrc updates by obache.
                   1849: 
                   1850: #### `Jun 2010`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2010 Hokkaido ([top](#past))
                   1851: 
                   1852: *Jun. 26, 2010, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   1853: 
                   1854: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1855: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1856: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1857: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and
                   1858: [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/) with NetBSD/evbarm on Armadillo-9 +
                   1859: VT220J, NetBSD/sparc on Sparcstation IPX, NetBSD/i386 on ThinkPad X200s
                   1860: (VMWarePlayer) and ThinkPad X24, FreeNAS on ThinkPad X200s
                   1861: (VMWarePlayer), NetBSD/landisk on USL-5P, NetBSD/evbppc on kuro-box,
                   1862: NetBSD/evbmips-el on BBR-4MG, and many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1863: [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm](../ports/hpcarm/),WZero3 with AM/FM Radio }
                   1864: 
                   1865: #### `Jun 2010`{.code} - LinuxTag 2010 ([top](#past))
                   1866: 
                   1867: *June 9-12, 2010, Berlin, Germany*
                   1868: 
                   1869: [LinuxTag 2010](http://www.linuxtag.org/2010/), one of Europe's largest
                   1870: Open Source Expo, took place from June 9th through 12th, 2010, in
                   1871: Berlin, Germany. The NetBSD Project was being represented by volunteers
                   1872: in a shared BSD booth.
                   1873: 
                   1874: If you are interested in helping out at the NetBSD booth or have any
                   1875: questions, please contact Thomas Kaepernick (mast\_1(at)gmx.net).
                   1876: 
                   1877: #### `May 2010`{.code} - pkgsrcCon 2010 Basel, Switzerland ([top](#past))
                   1878: 
                   1879: *May. 28 -30, 2010, [Departement Informatik, University of
                   1880: Basel](http://www.pkgsrc.org/pkgsrcCon/2010/), Basel, Switzerland*
                   1881: 
                   1882: #### `May 2010`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2010 Sendai ([top](#past))
                   1883: 
                   1884: *May. 22, 2010, [Tohoku Computer
                   1885: College](http://www.jc-21.ac.jp/map/index.shtml), Sendai, Japan*
                   1886: 
                   1887: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1888: Sendai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-sendai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1889: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1890: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1891: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm and
                   1892: WZero3(WS011SH)](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1893: 
                   1894: #### `May 2010`{.code} - Rencontres Bretonnes du Logiciel Libre in Rennes ([top](#past))
                   1895: 
                   1896: *May 15-16, 2010, Rennes, France.*
                   1897: 
                   1898: NetBSD was present for the 2nd time at the [Rencontres Bretonnes du
                   1899: Logiciel Libre](http://www.rbll.info)
                   1900: 
                   1901: #### `May 2010`{.code} - BSDCan 2010 ([top](#past))
                   1902: 
                   1903: *May 13-14, 2010, Ottawa, Canada.*
                   1904: 
                   1905: [BSDCan 2010](http://www.bsdcan.org/) was held on 13-14 May 2010 at the
                   1906: University of Ottawa, and was preceded by two days of tutorials on 11-12
                   1907: May 2010.
                   1908: 
                   1909: #### `Mar 2010`{.code} - AsiaBSDCon 2010 ([top](#past))
                   1910: 
                   1911: *Mar 11-14, 2010, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                   1912: 
                   1913: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2010.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users and
                   1914: developers on BSD based systems. The conference is for anyone
                   1915: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                   1916: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
                   1917: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                   1918: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   1919: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   1920: 
                   1921: A NetBSD BOF was held on March 12, 2010 14:00-16:30
                   1922: 
                   1923: #### `Mar 2010`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2010 Kansai@Kobe ([top](#past))
                   1924: 
                   1925: *Mar. 13, 2010, [Kobe Industrial Promotion
                   1926: Center](http://www.kobe-ipc.or.jp/access/), Kobe, Japan*
                   1927: 
                   1928: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1929: Kansai@Kobe](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-kobe/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1930: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1931: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [ATARI TT030 +
                   1932: SMC\_TT](../ports/atari/) ([Demonstration animation GIF for
                   1933: TT030](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/smc_tt/SMC_TT-OSC2010Kobe.gif))
                   1934: , cobalt, many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1935: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1936: 
                   1937: #### `Feb 2010`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2010 Tokyo/Spring ([top](#past))
                   1938: 
                   1939: *Feb. 26-27, 2010, [MEISEI
                   1940: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/english/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   1941: 
                   1942: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1943: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-spring/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1944: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1945: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with tadpole(sparc) and
                   1946: many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1947: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1948: 
                   1949: #### `Feb 2010`{.code} - Hackathon, February 2010 ([top](#past))
                   1950: 
                   1951: *Feb. 19-22, 2010,
                   1952: [Hackathon](http://www.NetBSD.org/community/hackathon.html)*
                   1953: 
                   1954: The [February 2010
                   1955: Hackathon](http://www.NetBSD.org/community/hackathon.html) was focusing
                   1956: on closing as many bugs and PRs as possible.
                   1957: 
                   1958: #### `Feb 2010`{.code} - FOSDEM 2010 Brussels, Belgium ([top](#past))
                   1959: 
                   1960: *Feb. 6-7, 2010, [FOSDEM](http://www.fosdem.org/2010/), Brussels,
                   1961: Belgium*
                   1962: 
                   1963: At the [FOSDEM 2010 Conference](http://www.fosdem.org/2010/) , there was
                   1964: a joint BSD booth staffed by NetBSD and FreeBSD developers and users.
                   1965: 
                   1966: [Marc Balmer](http://www.vnode.ch/) (mbalmer@) gave a talk [Because the
                   1967: License Matters: BSD as the Foundation for Commercial Point of Sale
                   1968: Applications](http://www.fosdem.org/2010/schedule/events/bsd_license) in
                   1969: the [BSD devroom](http://www.fosdem.org/2010/schedule/tracks/bsd).
                   1970: 
                   1971: #### `Jan 2010`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2010 Oita ([top](#past))
                   1972: 
                   1973: *Jan. 23, 2010, [i-ness](http://www.pref.oita.jp/13040/index.html),
                   1974: Oita, Japan*
                   1975: 
                   1976: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1977: Oita](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-oita/) , there was be a NetBSD booth
                   1978: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1979: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1980: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1981: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstrations.
                   1982: 
                   1983: #### `Dec 2009`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2009 Fukuoka ([top](#past))
                   1984: 
                   1985: *Dec. 5, 2009, [Kyushu Sangyo
                   1986: University](http://www.kyusan-u.ac.jp/E/index.html), Fukuoka, Japan*
                   1987: 
                   1988: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   1989: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1990: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1991: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1992: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1993: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1994: 
                   1995: #### `Nov 2009`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2009 Kochi ([top](#past))
                   1996: 
                   1997: *Nov. 14, 2009, [Kochi City Culture-Plaze
                   1998: Cul-Port.](http://www.bunkaplaza.or.jp/access/index.html), Kochi, Japan*
                   1999: 
                   2000: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2001: Kochi](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-kochi/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2002: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2003: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with
                   2004: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), gadgets
                   2005: demonstration.
                   2006: 
                   2007: #### `Nov 2009`{.code} - OpenRheinRuhr 2009 ([top](#past))
                   2008: 
                   2009: *Nov. 7-8, 2009, Saalbau, Bottrop, Germany*
                   2010: 
                   2011: A new event in the middle of Europe with a huge audience and an
                   2012: impressive list of exhibitors. NetBSD had a booth as well as the other
                   2013: major BSDs.
                   2014: 
                   2015: For more information about OpenRheinRuhr visit the website
                   2016: [http://www.openrheinruhr.de/](http://www.openrheinruhr.de/) .
                   2017: 
                   2018: #### `Nov 2009`{.code} - Kansai OpenSource 2009 ([top](#past))
                   2019: 
                   2020: *Nov. 6-7, 2009, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITC
                   2021: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                   2022: 
                   2023: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2009](http://www.k-of.jp/), there was a NetBSD
                   2024: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2025: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   2026: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) with IIJ SEIL/X1(evbmips64), IIJ
                   2027: SEIL/B1(evbarm), NSLU2(evbarm), dreamcast+ISA bus+IDE DiskDrive
                   2028: extension, tadpole(sparc), USL-5P+USB LCD(landisk), Link
                   2029: Station(sandpoint), MacLC475upgrade(mac68k),
                   2030: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2031: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), BSD daemon statue gadgets demonstration and
                   2032: BSDBOF (EuroBSDCon2009 report by msaitoh).
                   2033: 
                   2034: #### `Oct 2009`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2009 Tokyo/Fall ([top](#past))
                   2035: 
                   2036: *Oct. 30-31, 2009, [Nihon Kogakuin College 12th
                   2037: build.](http://www.neec.ac.jp/access/kmt.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                   2038: 
                   2039: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2040: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2041: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2042: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [USB-LCD driver for
                   2043: NetBSD](http://www.naobsd.org/udl/) on
                   2044: [USL-5P](http://www.iodata.jp/product/hdd/lanhdd/usl-5p/index.htm) and
                   2045: [LS-S250L](http://buffalo.jp/products/catalog/storage/ls-sl/),
                   2046: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2047: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [tadpole GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/) gadgets
                   2048: demonstration and BSD BOF.
                   2049: 
                   2050: #### `Sep 2009`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2009 Okinawa ([top](#past))
                   2051: 
                   2052: *Sep. 26, 2009, [Okinawa Convention
                   2053: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                   2054: Okinawa, Japan*
                   2055: 
                   2056: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2057: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2058: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2059: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) . There was gadgets
                   2060: demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   2061: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   2062: 
                   2063: #### `Sep 2009`{.code} - EuroBSDCon 2009 ([top](#past))
                   2064: 
                   2065: *Sep. 18-20, 2009, University of Cambridge, England..*
                   2066: 
                   2067: EuroBSDcon 2009, the european technical conference for people working on
                   2068: and with 4.4BSD based operating systems, was held on Sept 19-20th 2009
                   2069: at the University of Cambridge, England. One day of Tutorials preceded
                   2070: the conference on Sept 18th.
                   2071: 
                   2072: For more information about EuroBSDCon 2009 visit the website
                   2073: [http://2009.EuroBSDCon.org/](http://2009.EuroBSDCon.org/).
                   2074: 
                   2075: #### `Aug 2009`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2009 Nagoya ([top](#past))
                   2076: 
                   2077: *Aug. 22, 2009, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan*
                   2078: 
                   2079: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2080: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2081: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2082: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   2083: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There were gadget demonstrations (
                   2084: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2085: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   2086: 
                   2087: #### `Aug 2009`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2009 Niigata ([top](#past))
                   2088: 
                   2089: *Aug. 1, 2009, Niigata University of International and Information
                   2090: Studies, Niigata, Japan*
                   2091: 
                   2092: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2093: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-niigata/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2094: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2095: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Echigo BSD Users
                   2096: Group](http://www.ebug.jp/) . There was gadgets demonstration (
                   2097: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2098: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) and [FuguIta - OpenBSD LiveCD with 1seg
                   2099: tuner](http://kaw.ath.cx/openbsd/index.php?en%2FLiveCD). ).
                   2100: 
                   2101: #### `Jul 2009`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2009 Kansai ([top](#past))
                   2102: 
                   2103: *Jul. 10-11, 2009, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan*
                   2104: 
                   2105: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2106: Kansai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-kansai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2107: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2108: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   2109: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There was gadgets power consumption
                   2110: demonstration ( [Atari TT030](../ports/atari/), [BeBox (stop at
                   2111: bootloader:need S3 Video Card)](../ports/bebox/), [MSI Wind Notebook and
                   2112: VAIO Type P](../ports/amd64/), [cobalt QUBE2 and Cache RAQ2 with
                   2113: Zope](../ports/cobalt/), [gumstix music player sings OpenBSD
                   2114: song](../ports/evbarm/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   2115: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2116: [Linkstation:sandpoint](../ports/evbarm/),
                   2117: [OpenBSD/zaurus](http://www.openbsd.org/zaurus.html), [DragonFlyBSD with
                   2118: hammer](http://www.dragonflybsd.org/), [SGI O2](../ports/sgimips/), [IBM
                   2119: PReP](../ports/prep/), CPU Load average x 16 LED Meterboard with
                   2120: libFT245, bc benchmark time x electricity consumption = energy
                   2121: efficiency graph with all BSD machines. ).
                   2122: 
                   2123: #### `Jul 2009`{.code} - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF ([top](#past))
                   2124: 
                   2125: *Jul 4, 2009, [The University of
                   2126: Tokyo](http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/campusmap/cam01_04_03_j.html), Tokyo,
                   2127: Japan*
                   2128: 
                   2129: See [this
                   2130: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting11.html.en)
                   2131: for meeting information.
                   2132: 
                   2133: BOF with 39 attendances: pkgsrc updates, workarounds for VAIO Type P,
                   2134: AsiaBSDCon reports, eXecute In Place (XIP), gumstix, IA64 , SheevaPlug,
                   2135: USB Wireless LAN drivers, NetBSD - Now, 6.0 and Future, PGP key sign
                   2136: party.
                   2137: 
                   2138: #### `Jul 2009`{.code} - Open Source World 2009 ([top](#past))
                   2139: 
                   2140: *Jul. 1-2, 2009, Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan*
                   2141: 
                   2142: At the [Open Source World 2009](http://www.idg.co.jp/expo/osw/2009/) ,
                   2143: there was a NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2144: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) . There was gadgets power
                   2145: consumption demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   2146: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ) and [tadpole
                   2147: GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/).
                   2148: 
                   2149: #### `Jun 2009`{.code} - LinuxTag 2009 ([top](#past))
                   2150: 
                   2151: *June 24-27 2009, Berlin, Germany*
                   2152: 
                   2153: The annual [LinuxTag](http://www.linuxtag.org/2009/en.html) conference
                   2154: took place from 24th until 27th of June 2009 at the Berlin fairground
                   2155: under the radio tower. NetBSD was sharing a booth with the other BSD
                   2156: systems at the exhibition.
                   2157: 
                   2158: #### `Jun 2009`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2009 Hokkaido ([top](#past))
                   2159: 
                   2160: *Jun. 20, 2009, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   2161: 
                   2162: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2163: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2164: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2165: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Northern land BSD
                   2166: Users Group](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/) with many hpc{
                   2167: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2168: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } , [NetBSD/evbmips on
                   2169: BBR-4MG](../ports/evbmips/), Twitter ticker monitor on 78K0 board via
                   2170: USB Serial, [NetBSD/evbarm on Armadillo-9](../ports/evbarm/) with
                   2171: VT-220J, [NetBSD/sparc on SparcStation Classic](../ports/sparc/),
                   2172: [NetBSD/evbarm on BeagleBoard (working in progress,not boot
                   2173: yet)](../ports/evbarm/).
                   2174: 
                   2175: #### `May 2009`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2009 Shimane ([top](#past))
                   2176: 
                   2177: *May 16, 2009, [MATSUE
                   2178: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                   2179: 
                   2180: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2181: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2182: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2183: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/). There were gadget
                   2184: demonstrations ( [SONY VAIO type P](../ports/i386/),
                   2185: [RaQ2:cobalt](../ports/cobalt/), [Armadillo9:evbarm](../ports/evbarm/),
                   2186: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2187: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   2188: 
                   2189: #### `May 2009`{.code} - BSDCan 2009 ([top](#past))
                   2190: 
                   2191: *May 8-9, 2009, Ottawa, Canada.*
                   2192: 
                   2193: [BSDCan 2009](http://www.bsdcan.org/) was held on 8-9 May 2009 at the
                   2194: University of Ottawa, and was preceded by two days of tutorials on 6-7
                   2195: May 2009.
                   2196: 
                   2197: #### `Mar 2009`{.code} - CeBIT 2009 ([top](#past))
                   2198: 
                   2199: *March 3-8, 2009, Hannover, Germany*
                   2200: 
                   2201: The NetBSD project had a joint booth with the FreeBSD project at
                   2202: [CeBIT](http://www.cebit.de/), the large b2b trade fair held in
                   2203: Hannover, Germany.
                   2204: 
                   2205: #### `Mar 2009`{.code} - AsiaBSDCon 2009 ([top](#past))
                   2206: 
                   2207: *Mar 12-15, 2009, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                   2208: 
                   2209: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2009.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users and
                   2210: developers on BSD based systems. The conference is for anyone
                   2211: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                   2212: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
                   2213: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                   2214: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   2215: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   2216: [Antti Kantee:Environmental Independance:BSD Kernel TCP/IP in
                   2217: Userspace](http://2009.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P5A)
                   2218: ([Report](http://journal.mycom.co.jp/articles/2009/03/30/asiabsdcon4/index.html)),
                   2219: and [NetBSD
                   2220: BoF](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-jp/2009/02/15/msg000018.html)
                   2221: was held on Mar 13,2009 17:30-19:00. [AsiaBSDCon 2009
                   2222: papers](http://2009.asiabsdcon.org/live/) and
                   2223: [presentations](http://www.youtube.com/bsdconferences) are available.
                   2224: 
                   2225: #### `Feb 2009`{.code} - Southern California Linux Expo ([top](#past))
                   2226: 
                   2227: *Feb 20-22, 2009, Los Angeles, CA*
                   2228: 
                   2229: The NetBSD project was represented by Kevin Lahey and David Maxwell at
                   2230: [SCALE 7x](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/), the 7th annual Southern
                   2231: California Linux Expo, which took place February 20-22, 2009 at The
                   2232: Westin Los Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California.
                   2233: 
                   2234: #### `Feb 2009`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2009 Tokyo/Spring ([top](#past))
                   2235: 
                   2236: *Feb. 20-21, 2009, [Japan Electronics
                   2237: College](http://www.jec.ac.jp/access/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   2238: 
                   2239: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2240: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-spring/) , there was a NetBSD
                   2241: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2242: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [VAIO type
                   2243: P](http://www.vaio.sony.co.jp/Products/P1/) with NetBSD, [tadpole
                   2244: GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/) and many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2245: [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2246: 
                   2247: #### `Feb 2009`{.code} - FOSDEM 2009 ([top](#past))
                   2248: 
                   2249: NetBSD was present at FOSDEM on Feb 7-8 2009 in Brussels, Belgium.
                   2250: FOSDEM is a free and non-commercial event organised by the community for
                   2251: the community.
                   2252: 
                   2253: #### `Feb 2009`{.code} - DCBSDCon 2009 ([top](#past))
                   2254: 
                   2255: *Feb. 5-6, 2009, Washington, D.C.*
                   2256: 
                   2257: For information, visit
                   2258: [http://www.dcbsdcon.org/](http://www.dcbsdcon.org/).
                   2259: 
                   2260: #### `Jan 2009`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2009 Sendai ([top](#past))
                   2261: 
                   2262: *Jan. 24, 2009, [Tohoku Computer
                   2263: College](http://www.jc-21.ac.jp/map/index.shtml), Sendai, Japan*
                   2264: 
                   2265: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2266: Sendai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-sendai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2267: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2268: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2269: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2270: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2271: 
                   2272: #### `Dec 2008`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2008 Fukuoka ([top](#past))
                   2273: 
                   2274: *Dec. 13, 2008, [Humanities and Social Sciences Center,Fukuoka
                   2275: University](http://www.fukuoka-u.ac.jp/unv_gide/access/cmps_map1.html),
                   2276: Fukuoka, Japan*
                   2277: 
                   2278: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2279: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2280: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2281: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2282: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2283: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets and USB Camera demonstration.
                   2284: 
                   2285: #### `Nov 2008`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2008 Okinawa ([top](#past))
                   2286: 
                   2287: *Nov. 29, 2008, [Okinawa Industory Support
                   2288: Center](http://www.okinawa-sangyoushien.co.jp/), Okinawa, Japan*
                   2289: 
                   2290: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2291: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2292: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2293: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2294: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2295: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2296: 
                   2297: #### `Nov 2008`{.code} - meetBSD California '08 ([top](#past))
                   2298: 
                   2299: *Nov. 15-16, 2008, Mountain View, California*
                   2300: 
                   2301: For information, visit
                   2302: [http://www.meetbsd.com/](http://www.meetbsd.com/).
                   2303: 
                   2304: #### `Nov 2008`{.code} - Kansai OpenSource 2008 ([top](#past))
                   2305: 
                   2306: *Nov. 7-8, 2008, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITC
                   2307: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                   2308: 
                   2309: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2008](http://www.k-of.jp/), there was a NetBSD
                   2310: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2311: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   2312: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) with [tadpole
                   2313: GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/), [Linkstation:sandpoint](../ports/evbarm/),
                   2314: [PCBSD on Xen](../ports/xen/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2315: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   2316: [LC475](../ports/mac68k/),
                   2317: [OpenBSD/zaurus](http://www.openbsd.org/zaurus.html),
                   2318: [DragonFlyBSD](http://www.dragonflybsd.org/), [Servo motor realtime
                   2319: control via USB audio](http://rogiken.org/daemon/works.html) gadgets
                   2320: demonstration and BSDBOF.
                   2321: 
                   2322: #### `Oct 2008`{.code} - EuroBSDCon 2008 ([top](#past))
                   2323: 
                   2324: *Oct. 18-19, 2008, Strasbourg, France*
                   2325: 
                   2326: EuroBSDcon 2008, the european technical conference for people working on
                   2327: and with 4.4BSD based operating systems, was held on October 18-19th
                   2328: 2008 at the University of Strasbourg in France. Two days of Tutorials
                   2329: preceded the conference on Oct. 16-17th.
                   2330: 
                   2331: For more information about EuroBSDCon 2008 visit the website
                   2332: [http://2008.EuroBSDCon.org/](http://2008.EuroBSDCon.org/).
                   2333: 
                   2334: #### `Oct 2008`{.code} - NetBSD developers summit @ NYCBSDCon 2008 ([top](#past))
                   2335: 
                   2336: *Oct 10, 2008, Columbia University, NY, NY, USA*
                   2337: 
                   2338: A NetBSD developer's summit was held on Friday, October 10th, 2008. The
                   2339: event was sponsored by and leads up to that year's NYCBSDCon and took
                   2340: place at Columbia University on the island of Manhattan in New York
                   2341: City, NY, USA. The event was *open to the public*.
                   2342: 
                   2343: #### `Oct 2008`{.code} - NYCBSDCon 2008 ([top](#past))
                   2344: 
                   2345: *Oct 11-12, 2008, Columbia University, NY, NY, USA*
                   2346: 
                   2347: The third BSD Conference organized by the [NYC BSD User
                   2348: Group](http://www.nycbug.org) took place in New York City on October
                   2349: 11th and 12th, 2008.
                   2350: 
                   2351: More information about NYCBSDCon 2008 is available at
                   2352: [http://www.nycbsdcon.org/2008/](http://www.nycbsdcon.org/2008/).
                   2353: 
                   2354: Coinciding with the conference was the 12th NetBSD Hackathon being held.
                   2355: 
                   2356: #### `Oct 2008`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2008 Tokyo/Fall ([top](#past))
                   2357: 
                   2358: *Oct. 3-4, 2008, [Ota City Industrial
                   2359: Plaza](http://www.pio-ota.jp/english/access.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                   2360: 
                   2361: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2362: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2363: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2364: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [tadpole
                   2365: GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/), [LinkStation:sandpoint](../ports/evbarm/),
                   2366: [PCBSD on Xen](../ports/xen/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2367: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/) gadgets
                   2368: demonstration and BSD BOF(OpenBSD,NetBSD, [76th IETF
                   2369: Hiroshima](http://www.wide.ad.jp/news/press/20080804-IETF-e.html),
                   2370: [Itojun Service
                   2371: Award](http://www.wide.ad.jp/news/press/20080912-itojun-fund-j.html) ).
                   2372: 
                   2373: #### `Sep 2008`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2008 in Shimane ([top](#past))
                   2374: 
                   2375: *Sep. 12-13, 2008, [MATSUE
                   2376: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                   2377: 
                   2378: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2379: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2380: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2381: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/). There were gadget
                   2382: demonstrations ( [dynabook/SS:amd64](../ports/amd64/),
                   2383: [Armadillo9:evbarm](../ports/evbarm/),
                   2384: [HP712/80:hp700](../ports/hp700/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   2385: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2386: [SL-C3200:zaurus](../ports/zaurus/),
                   2387: [LaVie/G:OpenSolaris](http://www.solaris.com/), and
                   2388: [chumby](http://www.chumby.com/) ).
                   2389: 
                   2390: #### `Aug 2008`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2008 in Nagoya ([top](#past))
                   2391: 
                   2392: *Aug. 9, 2008, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan*
                   2393: 
                   2394: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2395: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2396: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2397: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   2398: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There were gadget demonstrations (
                   2399: [RaQ2:cobalt](../ports/cobalt/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   2400: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2401: [HP712/80:hp700](../ports/hp700/),
                   2402: [OpenBSD/zaurus](http://www.openbsd.org/zaurus.html), [Speecys Robot:
                   2403: NetBSD/sh3](http://www.speecys.com/), [samtk](http://www.samtk.org/) ).
                   2404: 
                   2405: #### `Jul 2008`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2008 in Kansai ([top](#past))
                   2406: 
                   2407: *Jul. 18-19, 2008, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan*
                   2408: 
                   2409: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2410: Kansai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-kansai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2411: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2412: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) . There were gadgets power
                   2413: consumption demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   2414: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2415: [alpha](../ports/alpha/), [SGI O2](../ports/sgimips/) ), Miku Hatsune
                   2416: paper doll with Six servo moters controlled by USB audio, libFT245 with
                   2417: USB, BeBox, Squeak on hpcmips, OneSeg TV recording with hpcmips, bc
                   2418: benchmark time x electricity consumption = energy efficiency graph with
                   2419: all BSD machines.
                   2420: 
                   2421: #### `Jul 2008`{.code} - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF ([top](#past))
                   2422: 
                   2423: *Jul 5, 2008, [The University of
                   2424: Tokyo](http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/campusmap/cam01_04_03_j.html), Tokyo,
                   2425: Japan*
                   2426: 
                   2427: BOF with 52 attendances: NetBSD/sparc64 SMP, NetBSD/BBR-4MG
                   2428: evbmips(ADM5120), NetBSD/DLX - CPU implementation on FPGA, OpenRoads -
                   2429: Open Robot Operation And Design Specification, AsiaBSDCon2009, pkgsrc
                   2430: update, KURO-BOX/PRO MB88F5182, Toolchain and "mknative", EeePC, NetBSD
                   2431: - Now, 5.0 and Future, PGP key sign party.
                   2432: 
                   2433: #### `Jun 2008`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2008 in Hokkaido ([top](#past))
                   2434: 
                   2435: *Jun. 28, 2008, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   2436: 
                   2437: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2438: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2439: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2440: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2441: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2442: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration, VT-220J, USL-5P with 3
                   2443: one-seg TV tuners, NetBSD/BBR-4MG .
                   2444: 
                   2445: #### `Jun 2008`{.code} - pkgsrcCon 2008 ([top](#past))
                   2446: 
                   2447: *Jun 13-15, 2008, Technical University of Berlin*
                   2448: 
                   2449: The fifth annual pkgsrcCon convened in Berlin, Germany on June 13 to 15,
                   2450: 2008. pkgsrcCon is a technical conference for people working on the
                   2451: [NetBSD Packages Collection
                   2452: (pkgsrc)](http://www.NetBSD.org/docs/software/packages.html), focusing
                   2453: on existing technologies, research projects, and works-in-progress in
                   2454: pkgsrc infrastructure.
                   2455: 
                   2456: More information about pkgsrcCon 2008 is available at
                   2457: [http://www.pkgsrccon.org/2008/](http://www.pkgsrccon.org/2008/).
                   2458: 
                   2459: #### `May 2008`{.code} - BSDCan 2008 ([top](#past))
                   2460: 
                   2461: *May 16-17, 2008, University of Ottawa, Canada*
                   2462: 
                   2463: BSDCan is a BSD conference held in Ottawa, for people working on and
                   2464: with 4.4BSD based operating systems and related projects. The organizers
                   2465: have found a formula that appeals to a wide range of people from extreme
                   2466: novices to advanced developers.
                   2467: 
                   2468: For more information about BSDCan 2008 visit
                   2469: [http://www.BSDCan.org/2008/](http://www.BSDCan.org/2008/).
                   2470: 
                   2471: #### `Apr 2008`{.code} - BSDCon Barcelona 2008 ([top](#past))
                   2472: 
                   2473: *Apr 19-20, 2008, Universitat Polit�cnica de Catalunya, Barcelona,
                   2474: Spain*
                   2475: 
                   2476: For more information about BSDCon Barcelona '08 visit
                   2477: [http://bcn.bsdcon.net/](http://bcn.bsdcon.net/).
                   2478: 
                   2479: #### `Apr 2008`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2008 Nagaoka ([top](#past))
                   2480: 
                   2481: *Apr. 12, 2008, [Nagaoka University of
                   2482: Technology.](http://www.nagaokaut.ac.jp/j/), Niigata, Japan*
                   2483: 
                   2484: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2485: Nagaoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-nagaoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2486: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2487: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2488: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2489: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration, NetBSD/Playstation3,
                   2490: USB OneSeg TV tuner (DUS-01).
                   2491: 
                   2492: #### `Mar 2008`{.code} - Fr�hjahrsfachgespr�ch (FFG) of the German Unix User Group ([top](#past))
                   2493: 
                   2494: *March 11-14, 2008, University of Munich, Germany*
                   2495: 
                   2496: The FFG is an annual meeting for professional users of Unix, networking
                   2497: technologies and IT security.
                   2498: 
                   2499: For more information about FFG 2008 visit
                   2500: [http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2008/](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2008/)
                   2501: 
                   2502: #### `Mar 2008`{.code} - AsiaBSDCon 2008 ([top](#past))
                   2503: 
                   2504: *Mar 27-30, 2008, Tokyo, Japan*
                   2505: 
                   2506: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users and
                   2507: developers on BSD based systems. The conference is for anyone
                   2508: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                   2509: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
                   2510: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                   2511: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   2512: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   2513: AsiaBSDCon2008 was held with over 170 attendances. [[Paper/Slide
                   2514: List](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/papers/index.html),
                   2515: [photographs](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/photo/0327/index.html)]
                   2516: 
                   2517: [NetBSD Discussion:](http://www.NetBSD.org/~uebayasi/abc2008bof.txt)
                   2518: Cherry G.Mathew:NetBSD/ia64, Hiroki Doshita and Masahiko Yasuoka: [npppd
                   2519: and pipex](http://www.seil.jp/download/eng/), Toshiaki Nozawa [Speecys
                   2520: Corp.](http://www.speecys.com/) :NetBSD/Robots, Masao Uebayashi:MIPS N32
                   2521: ABI support and OCTEON on [SEIL/X](http://www.seil.jp/download/eng/).
                   2522: 
                   2523: Paper Session (NetBSD-related content): Christoph Badura: [Gaols:
                   2524: Implementing Jails Under the kauth
                   2525: Framework](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P3A), Antti Kantee:
                   2526: [Send and Recieve of File System Protocols: Userspace Approach With
                   2527: puffs](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P4B), Kristaps
                   2528: Džonsons: [Logical Resource Isolation in the NetBSD
                   2529: Kernel](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P5A) [detail:
                   2530: [mult](http://mult.bsd.lv/)] , Alistair Crooks: [A Portable iSCSI
                   2531: Initiator](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P6A), J�rg
                   2532: Sonnenberger and Jared D.McNeill: [Sleeping Beauty - NetBSD on Modern
                   2533: Laptops](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P9A)
                   2534: [[Presentation](./presentations/)] .
                   2535: 
                   2536: Mini Talk: M.Warner Losh: FreeBSD/mips, Alistair Crooks: Three roadmaps
                   2537: for NetBSD development through 5.0 and 6.0 - this will cover storage,
                   2538: networking and virtualisation.
                   2539: 
                   2540: #### `Feb 2008`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2008 Tokyo/Spring ([top](#past))
                   2541: 
                   2542: *Feb. 29-Mar. 1, 2008, [Japan Electronics
                   2543: College.](http://www.jec.ac.jp/college/access.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                   2544: 
                   2545: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2546: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-spring/) , there was a NetBSD
                   2547: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2548: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2549: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2550: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) [NetBSD/i386 on Asus
                   2551: EeePC](../ports/i386/netbook.html) } gadgets demonstration and
                   2552: [Speecys](http://www.speecys.com/) Robots.
                   2553: 
                   2554: #### `Feb 2008`{.code} - FOSDEM 2008 ([top](#past))
                   2555: 
                   2556: *Feb 23-24, 2008, Brussels, Belgium*
                   2557: 
                   2558: NetBSD has had a booth at the FOSDEM on Feb 23-24 2008 in Brussels,
                   2559: Belgium. FOSDEM is a free and non-commercial event organised by the
                   2560: community for the community. The NetBSD booth was manned by Thomas
                   2561: Reisky `<doppelhertz@bsdgroup.de>`{.email}.
                   2562: 
                   2563: #### `Feb 2008`{.code} - SCALE 6x ([top](#past))
                   2564: 
                   2565: *Feb. 9-10, 2007, Los Angeles, USA*
                   2566: 
                   2567: The NetBSD project was represented by Kevin Lahey and David Maxwell at
                   2568: [SCALE 6x](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/), the 6th annual Southern
                   2569: California Linux Expo, which took place February 9-10, 2008 at The
                   2570: Westin Los Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California.
                   2571: 
                   2572: #### `Dec 2007`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2007 Fukuoka ([top](#past))
                   2573: 
                   2574: *Dec. 8, 2007, [ASC BUILD.](http://www.kma.ne.jp/asc/), Fukuoka, Japan*
                   2575: 
                   2576: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2577: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2578: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2579: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2580: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2581: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2582: 
                   2583: #### `Nov 2007`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2007 Okinawa ([top](#past))
                   2584: 
                   2585: *Nov. 17, 2007, [Okiden Fureai
                   2586: Hall](http://www.okiden.co.jp/corporate/branch/naha.html), Okinawa,
                   2587: Japan*
                   2588: 
                   2589: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2590: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2591: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2592: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2593: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2594: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2595: 
                   2596: #### Nov 2007 - come2linux: Linux-days Essen 2007 ([top](#past))
                   2597: 
                   2598: *November 10-11th 2007, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany*
                   2599: 
                   2600: NetBSD was present at *come2linux*, the Linux-days Essen 2007. There was
                   2601: a joint BSD booth, the NetBSD part was manned by Stefan Klose, Julian
                   2602: Suschlik and Karsten Kruse.
                   2603: 
                   2604: #### `Nov 2007`{.code} - Kansai OpenSource 2007 ([top](#past))
                   2605: 
                   2606: *Nov. 9-10, 2007, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITC
                   2607: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                   2608: 
                   2609: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2007](http://www.k-of.jp/), there was a NetBSD
                   2610: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2611: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [Mac LCIII+475
                   2612: upgrade](../ports/mac68k/), [iBook](../ports/macppc/) with [Servo motor
                   2613: realtime control via USB audio](http://rogiken.org/daemon/works.html),
                   2614: [Zaurus C3200](../ports/zaurus/), many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2615: [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2616: 
                   2617: #### `Oct 2007`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2007 Niigata ([top](#past))
                   2618: 
                   2619: *Oct. 27, 2007, [NIIGATA TERRSA](http://www.n-terrsa.jp/access/),
                   2620: Niigata, Japan*
                   2621: 
                   2622: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2623: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-niigata/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2624: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2625: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2626: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2627: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2628: 
                   2629: #### `Oct 2007`{.code} - Systems Munich ([top](#past))
                   2630: 
                   2631: NetBSD was present at the Open Source Pavillon (hall B2, booth 110-2) at
                   2632: the [Systems](http://www.systems-world.de/) Computer Fair in Munich,
                   2633: Germany, from October 23rd to 26th. The booth is sponsored and organized
                   2634: by [Computer- und Literaturverlag](http://www.cul.de/).
                   2635: 
                   2636: #### `Oct 2007`{.code} - First Turkish Conference on BSD Systems ([top](#past))
                   2637: 
                   2638: *Oct. 19-20, 2007, Sultanahmet Campus Marmara University, Istanbul,
                   2639: Turkey*
                   2640: 
                   2641: BSDConTR was the first conference on BSD systems in Turkey. The
                   2642: conference was organized in full cooperation with EnderUNIX Software
                   2643: Development team, which is largely known as its ongoing support for BSD
                   2644: systems in Turkey, and its open source projects and Marmara University.
                   2645: 
                   2646: More information on BSDConTR at
                   2647: [http://www.bsdcontr.org/](http://www.bsdcontr.org/)
                   2648: 
                   2649: #### `Oct 2007`{.code} - Brandenburger Linux-Infotag ([top](#past))
                   2650: 
                   2651: The Brandenburg Linux-Infotag was held on Oct 20th 2007 at the FH
                   2652: Brandenburg, Germany. The NetBSD project was represented with an own
                   2653: booth, and Stefan Schumacher was there to answer questions. For more
                   2654: information, see the [event's
                   2655: homepage](http://www.linuxinfotag-brb.de/).
                   2656: 
                   2657: #### `Oct 2007`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2007 Tokyo/Fall ([top](#past))
                   2658: 
                   2659: *Oct. 5-6, 2007, [Ota City Industrial
                   2660: Plaza](http://www.pio-ota.jp/english/access.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                   2661: 
                   2662: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2663: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2664: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2665: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with
                   2666: [X68030](../ports/x68k/) with [Nereid](http://xps.jp/), many hpc{
                   2667: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2668: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration and [IPv6 and Security
                   2669: Presentation by
                   2670: itojun](http://www.itojun.org/paper/itojun-200710-ospn-tokyo/mgp00001.html).
                   2671: 
                   2672: #### `Sep 2007`{.code} - EuroBSDCon 2007 ([top](#past))
                   2673: 
                   2674: *Sep. 14-15, 2007, Copenhagen, Denmark*
                   2675: 
                   2676: The sixth annual European BSD Conference, EuroBSDCon 2007, was held on
                   2677: September 14-15th 2007 at Symbion Science Park in Copenhagen, Denmark.
                   2678: Two days of Tutorials preceeded the Conference on Sep 12-13th.
                   2679: 
                   2680: For more information about EuroBSDCon 2007 visit the website
                   2681: [http://2007.EuroBSDCon.org/](http://2007.EuroBSDCon.org/).
                   2682: 
                   2683: #### Aug 2007 - Chaos Communications Camp 2007 ([top](#past))
                   2684: 
                   2685: The Chaos Communications Camp is the summer event of the Chaos Computer
                   2686: Club. It was held from August 8th to 12th at the Airport Museum
                   2687: Finowfurt near Berlin, Germany. See the event's
                   2688: [homepage](http://events.ccc.de/camp/2007/) for more information.
                   2689: 
                   2690: #### `Jul 2007`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2007 in Kansai ([top](#past))
                   2691: 
                   2692: *Jul. 20-21, 2007, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan*
                   2693: 
                   2694: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2695: Kansai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-kansai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2696: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2697: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   2698: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There were gadgets power
                   2699: consumption demonstration ( [amd64](../ports/amd64/),
                   2700: [alpha](../ports/alpha/), [evbarm](../ports/evbarm/),
                   2701: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2702: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [news68k](../ports/news68k/),
                   2703: [newsmips](../ports/newsmips/), [sandpoint](../ports/sandpoint/),
                   2704: [sgimips](../ports/sgimips/), [xen](../ports/xen/),
                   2705: [OpenBSD/zaurus](http://www.OpenBSD.org/zaurus.html) ) and [BSD
                   2706: BOF](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-kansai/modules/eguide/event.php?eid=52)
                   2707: ( [Servo motor realtime control via USB
                   2708: audio](http://rogiken.org/daemon/works.html), [Apache
                   2709: Geronimo](http://geronimo.apache.org/), [NetBSD and
                   2710: Java](http://www.yagoto-urayama.jp/~oshimaya/netbsd/netbsd-java/index.html)
                   2711: ).
                   2712: 
                   2713: [A report with some
                   2714: photos](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/2007/osc2007-kansai/index.html) is
                   2715: available.
                   2716: 
                   2717: #### Jul 2007 - Chaos Singularity (CoSin) 2007 ([top](#past))
                   2718: 
                   2719: *Jul. 6-8, 2007, Bremgarten AG, Switzerland*
                   2720: 
                   2721: The Chaos Singularity 2007 was an event organized by swiss groups which
                   2722: organizationally or by content are related to the CCC (Chaos Computer
                   2723: Club). This event took place from July 6th to 8th at the cultural center
                   2724: of Bremgarten ([KuZeB](http://www.kuzeb.ch)) in the canton of Aargau,
                   2725: Switzerland.
                   2726: 
                   2727: There was a BSD booth at the CoSin 2007, also representing NetBSD. A
                   2728: report was posted to the
                   2729: [regional-de](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-de/2007/07/09/0000.html)
                   2730: mailing list.
                   2731: 
                   2732: #### `Jul 2007`{.code} - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF ([top](#past))
                   2733: 
                   2734: *Jul 7, 2007, [The University of
                   2735: Tokyo](http://www.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp/epage/public/map/e25-j.html), Tokyo,
                   2736: Japan*
                   2737: 
                   2738: See [this
                   2739: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting9.html) for
                   2740: meeting information. Talking about ColdFire,
                   2741: [MobileIPv6](https://op-ha.nautilus6.org/), [Type 0 Routing Header
                   2742: issue](http://www.kame.net/newsletter/20070502/index.html), update
                   2743: net80211 and Atheros, pkgsrc,
                   2744: [NetBSD/playstation3](http://www.ki.nu/hardware/.ps3/files/20070707/),
                   2745: [build status](ftp://ftp.ki.nu/pub/NetBSD-daily/HEAD/map/index.html),
                   2746: automake to BSD make converter, NetBSD - Now, 4.0 and Future, PGP key
                   2747: sign party.
                   2748: 
                   2749: #### `Jun 2007`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2007 in Hokkaido ([top](#past))
                   2750: 
                   2751: *Jun. 30, 2007, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan*
                   2752: 
                   2753: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2754: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2755: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2756: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2757: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2758: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration, Internet Radio Player
                   2759: on USL-5P, NetBSD/Armadillo-9.
                   2760: 
                   2761: #### May 2007 - Linuxtag Berlin ([top](#past))
                   2762: 
                   2763: LinuxTag 2007 opened its doors from May 30 to June 2, 2007 at the Berlin
                   2764: Expo Center under the Funkturm in Berlin, Germany. The event featured
                   2765: many talks about Open Source, Linux and there was a [full
                   2766: BSD-track](http://www.linuxtag.org/2007/en/conf/events/vp-freitag.html)
                   2767: at the
                   2768: [BSD-Day](http://www.linuxtag.org/2007/de/community/workshops/bsd-day.html)
                   2769: this year, too. Besides the talks there was a large exhibition fair, and
                   2770: the NetBSD project was among the BSD projects, which had a joint booth.
                   2771: BSD talks included Hubert Feyrer's NetBSD status report.
                   2772: 
                   2773: See the [Linuxtag homepage](http://www.linuxtag.org/2007/) for more
                   2774: information.
                   2775: 
                   2776: #### `May 2007`{.code} - BSDCan 2007 ([top](#past))
                   2777: 
                   2778: *May 18-19, 2007, Ottawa, Canada*
                   2779: 
                   2780: In just three short years, BSDCan, a BSD conference held in Ottawa, has
                   2781: quickly established itself as the technical conference for people
                   2782: working on and with 4.4BSD based operating systems and related projects.
                   2783: The organizers have found a fantastic formula that appeals to a wide
                   2784: range of people from extreme novices to advanced developers.
                   2785: 
                   2786: That year, BSDCan 2007 was held on 18-19 May 2007 at University of
                   2787: Ottawa, and was preceded by two days of Tutorials on 16-17 May 2007.
                   2788: 
                   2789: For more information about BSDCan 2007 visit
                   2790: [http://www.BSDCan.org/2007/](http://www.BSDCan.org/2007/).
                   2791: 
                   2792: #### `Apr 2007`{.code} - pkgsrcCon 2007 ([top](#past))
                   2793: 
                   2794: *Apr. 27-29, 2007, Barcelona, Spain*
                   2795: 
                   2796: The fourth annual pkgsrcCon will convene in Barcelona, Spain on April 27
                   2797: to 29, 2007. pkgsrcCon is a technical conference for people working on
                   2798: the [NetBSD Packages Collection
                   2799: (pkgsrc)](http://www.NetBSD.org/docs/software/packages.html), focusing
                   2800: on existing technologies, research projects, and works-in-progress in
                   2801: pkgsrc infrastructure. Developers, contributors, and users are all
                   2802: welcome to attend.
                   2803: 
                   2804: More information about pkgsrcCon 2007 is available at
                   2805: [http://www.pkgsrccon.org/2007/](http://www.pkgsrccon.org/2007/).
                   2806: 
                   2807: #### `Mar 2007`{.code} - Linux-Infotag Augsburg ([top](#past))
                   2808: 
                   2809: *Mar 24, 2007, Augsburg, Germany*
                   2810: 
                   2811: There will be a joint BSD booth at the Linux Infotag in Augsburg,
                   2812: including presence of the NetBSD project. The event offers some small
                   2813: expo space, and two tracks of talks, one with beginners in mind, the
                   2814: other one for advanced users. See [the event's
                   2815: homepage](http://www.luga.de/Aktionen/LIT-2007/) for more information.
                   2816: 
                   2817: P.S.: A report is available in [this
                   2818: mail](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2007/03/26/0000.html).
                   2819: 
                   2820: #### `Mar 2007`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2007 Tokyo/Spring ([top](#past))
                   2821: 
                   2822: *Mar. 16-17, 2007, Tokyo, Japan*
                   2823: 
                   2824: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2825: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-spring/), there will be a
                   2826: NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2827: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2828: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2829: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration and
                   2830: [Speecys](http://www.speecys.com/) Robots.
                   2831: 
                   2832: #### `Mar 2007`{.code} - AsiaBSDCon 2007 ([top](#past))
                   2833: 
                   2834: *Mar. 8-11, 2007, Tokyo, Japan*
                   2835: 
                   2836: AsiaBSDCon is a conference for users and developers on BSD based
                   2837: systems. The conference is for anyone developing, deploying and using
                   2838: systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and
                   2839: MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical conference and aims to collect the
                   2840: best technical papers and presentations available to ensure that the
                   2841: latest developments in our open source community are shared with the
                   2842: widest possible audience.
                   2843: 
                   2844: Please contact secretary@asiabsdcon.org if you have any questions. The
                   2845: AsiaBSDCon 2007 timetable is available at
                   2846: [http://2007.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html](http://2007.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html).
                   2847: 
                   2848: #### `Mar 2007`{.code} - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage ([top](#past))
                   2849: 
                   2850: *Mar. 3-4, 2007, Chemnitz*
                   2851: 
                   2852: NetBSD will have a booth and related talks at the Chemnitzer Linux-Tage
                   2853: (linux days) in Chemnitz, Germany. See
                   2854: [http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de/2007/](http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de/2007/)
                   2855: for more information. If you want to help out manning the booth, please
                   2856: contact Hubert Feyrer `<hubertf@NetBSD.org>`{.email} for further
                   2857: details.
                   2858: 
                   2859: #### `Feb 2007`{.code} - GUUG spring talk ([top](#past))
                   2860: 
                   2861: *Feb. 27-Mar. 2, 2007, Berlin, Germany*
                   2862: 
                   2863: The German Unix User Group will have it's annual spring talk
                   2864: (Fr�hjahrsfachgespr�ch) in Berlin this year. It will take place February
                   2865: 27-March 2, 2007, at the Freie Universit�t Berlin. There will be several
                   2866: talks about Unix and Unix-related topics, and one will be held by Stefan
                   2867: Schumacher on how to secure a NetBSD system using Systrace.
                   2868: 
                   2869: More information can be found at
                   2870: [http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2007/](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2007/)
                   2871: and
                   2872: [http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2007/abstracts.html\#3\_7\_1](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2007/abstracts.html#3_7_1).
                   2873: The German language article can be found at:
                   2874: [http://net-tex.dnsalias.org/\~stefan/nt/netbsd/systrace.html](http://net-tex.dnsalias.org/~stefan/nt/netbsd/systrace.html).
                   2875: 
                   2876: Ignatios also
                   2877: [posted](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-de/2007/03/27/0000.html)
                   2878: his [slides (german
                   2879: language!)](http://theory.cs.uni-bonn.de/~ignatios/erlgrey-guug-ffg-2007.pdf).
                   2880: 
                   2881: #### `Feb 2007`{.code} - FOSDEM 2007 ([top](#past))
                   2882: 
                   2883: *Feb 24-25, 2007, Brussels, Belgium*
                   2884: 
                   2885: on February 24 and 25, the Free and Open source Software Developers'
                   2886: European Meeting (FOSDEM) takes place again at the Free University of
                   2887: Brussels, Belgium.
                   2888: 
                   2889: There will be a joint \*BSD booth with flyers, CD's, T-shirts and other
                   2890: merchandising, and the Xen demo machine (now upgraded to NetBSD
                   2891: 4.0\_BETA2 with Xen 3.x). Furthermore there are a lot of interesting
                   2892: talks, development rooms, a key signing event, etcetera. More
                   2893: information is available on
                   2894: [http://www.fosdem.org](http://www.fosdem.org).
                   2895: 
                   2896: #### `Feb 2007`{.code} - SCALE 5x ([top](#past))
                   2897: 
                   2898: *Feb. 10-11, 2007, Los Angeles, USA*
                   2899: 
                   2900: [SCALE 5x](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/), the 5th annual Southern
                   2901: California Linux Expo, took place February 10-11, 2007, at The Westin
                   2902: Los Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California. The NetBSD Project had a
                   2903: booth at this event; see the reports by [Kevin
                   2904: Lahey](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2007/02/11/0000.html)
                   2905: and [Jan
                   2906: Schaumann](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2007/02/12/0000.html).
                   2907: 
                   2908: #### `Dec 2006`{.code} - BSDCon Chile 2006 ([top](#past))
                   2909: 
                   2910: *December 9, 2006, Universidad Diego Portales - Santiago, Chile.*
                   2911: 
                   2912: This is the first BSD related conference held in Chile (Latin America).
                   2913: Our main objective is to provide a place for BSD developers, users and
                   2914: Sysadmins to meet in Chile to share and interchange ideas, experiences,
                   2915: knowledge and in addition to socialize to construct future links to
                   2916: expand knowledge of BSD systems.
                   2917: 
                   2918: The conference is for anyone developing, administrating and using
                   2919: systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFlyBSD, Darwin, MacOS X
                   2920: and Solaris.
                   2921: 
                   2922: For more information, please [visit the
                   2923: website](http://www.bsd.cl/index.php/BSDCon2006).
                   2924: 
                   2925: #### `Dec 2006`{.code} - OpenSource Conference 2006 Okinawa ([top](#past))
                   2926: 
                   2927: *December 2, 2006, Okinawa Industry Support Center,Japan*
                   2928: 
                   2929: At the [OpenSource Conference 2006
                   2930: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006-okinawa/) , there will be a NetBSD
                   2931: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2932: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2933: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2934: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2935: 
                   2936: #### `Nov 2006`{.code} - Hackathon ([top](#past))
                   2937: 
                   2938: NetBSD will run another hackathon, primarily dedicated to get -current
                   2939: ready for the 4.0 re-branch. See the [Hackathon
                   2940: page](../community/hackathon.html) for details.
                   2941: 
                   2942: #### `Nov 2006`{.code} - LinuxDay Dornbirn, Austria ([top](#past))
                   2943: 
                   2944: NetBSD will be present as part of the OpenSource community at the
                   2945: [LinuxDay in Dornbirn](http://www.linuxday.at/), Austria, on November
                   2946: 18th. Please contact Raphael Langerhorst
                   2947: `<raphael@raphael.g-system.at>`{.email} if you have any questions or
                   2948: want to help out.
                   2949: 
                   2950: #### `Nov 2006`{.code} - EuroBSDCon Milan ([top](#past))
                   2951: 
                   2952: EuroBSDCon 2006, the European BSD Conference will be held November 10th
                   2953: - 12th 2006 in Milan, Italy. The
                   2954: [schedule](http://www.eurobsdcon.org/schedule.php) is up now, and it has
                   2955: quite a bit of NetBSD-related content:
                   2956: 
                   2957: -   Anders "Ragge" Magnusson: How to set an internet2 Landspeed record
                   2958: -   J�rg Sonnenberger: pkg\_install
                   2959: -   Alistair Crooks: iSCSI - beyond the hype
                   2960: -   NetBSD Security Enhancements: Elad Efrat
                   2961: -   Emmanuel Dreyfus: What's new in NetBSD?
                   2962: -   Brian A. Seklecki: A Scalable Framework for Compact Flash Booting
                   2963:     NetBSD Network Appliances
                   2964: -   Antti Kantee & Johannes Helander: Implementing Lightweight Routing
                   2965:     for BSD TCP/IP
                   2966: 
                   2967: Registration is open now. Please [see the
                   2968: website](http://www.eurobsdcon.org/) for more details!
                   2969: 
                   2970: #### `Oct 2006`{.code} - NYCBSDCon 2006 ([top](#past))
                   2971: 
                   2972: *Oct. 28-29, 2006, New York, NY, USA*
                   2973: 
                   2974: Building on last year's success, the [New York City \*BSD User
                   2975: Group](http://www.nycbug.org/) is organizing [NYCBSDCon
                   2976: 2006](http://nycbsdcon.org/). The
                   2977: [schedule](http://nycbsdcon.org/schedule) shows some speakers talking
                   2978: about NetBSD-related topics.
                   2979: 
                   2980: #### `Oct 2006`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2006 Tokyo/Fall ([top](#past))
                   2981: 
                   2982: *Oct. 28, 2006, Tokyo, Japan*
                   2983: 
                   2984: At the [Open Source Conference 2006
                   2985: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006-fall/), there will be a NetBSD
                   2986: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2987: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2988: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2989: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2990: 
                   2991: #### `Oct 2006`{.code} - Systems Munich ([top](#past))
                   2992: 
                   2993: NetBSD will be present at the Open Source Pavillon (hall A3, booth
                   2994: A3.542) at the [Systems](http://www.systems-world.de/) Computer Fair in
                   2995: Munich, Germany, from October 23rd to 27th. The booth is sponsored and
                   2996: organized by [Computer- und Literaturverlag](http://www.cul.de/) - if
                   2997: you want to join us in manning the booth, please contact Hubert Feyrer
                   2998: `<hubertf@NetBSD.org>`{.email}.
                   2999: 
                   3000: A report on the event is available
                   3001: [here](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/10/30/0001.html).
                   3002: 
                   3003: #### `Sep 2006`{.code} - Ohio Linuxfest ([top](#past))
                   3004: 
                   3005: *Sep. 30, 2006, Columbus, Ohio, USA*
                   3006: 
                   3007: There will be a NetBSD booth at the 2006 [Ohio
                   3008: Linuxfest](http://www.ohiolinux.org/) Conference and Expo. Contact Jay
                   3009: Fink `<jrf@NetBSD.org>`{.email} if you have any questions or want to
                   3010: help out at the booth.
                   3011: 
                   3012: A report of the event can be found
                   3013: [here](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/10/17/0000.html).
                   3014: 
                   3015: #### `Sep 2006`{.code} - NetBSD at Linux-days Essen 2006: come2linux ([top](#past))
                   3016: 
                   3017: NetBSD will participate in the Linux-days in Essen, dubbed "come2linux".
                   3018: There will be a joint BSD booth, the NetBSD part will be manned by
                   3019: Menuhin Saitov `<menuhin@web.de>`{.email}, feel free to contact him
                   3020: about helping out at the booth or if you have any questions. A number of
                   3021: NetBSD CDs, NetBSD t-shirts etc. will be available at the booth, too.
                   3022: 
                   3023: The event takes place on September 9th and 10th 2006 at the Glaspavillon
                   3024: of the University of Duisburg-Essen. See
                   3025: [http://www.come2linux.org/](http://www.come2linux.org/) for more
                   3026: information.
                   3027: 
                   3028: A report on the event was [posted to the regional-de mailing
                   3029: list](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-de/2006/09/16/0000.html).
                   3030: 
                   3031: #### `Sep 2006`{.code} - NetBSD at Linux-kongress Nuremberg 2006 ([top](#past))
                   3032: 
                   3033: There will be a NetBSD booth at the Linux-Kongress in Nuremberg on
                   3034: September 7th and 8th at the University of Applied Sciences
                   3035: (Fachhochschule) Nuernberg. See
                   3036: [http://www.linux-kongress.org/](http://www.linux-kongress.org/) for
                   3037: more information on the event, and contact Hubert Feyrer
                   3038: `<hubertf@NetBSD.org>`{.email} if you have any questions or want to help
                   3039: out at the booth.
                   3040: 
                   3041: Hubert Feyrer wrote a short
                   3042: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/09/09/0000.html)
                   3043: about the event.
                   3044: 
                   3045: #### `Jul 2006`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2006 in Hokkaido ([top](#past))
                   3046: 
                   3047: *Jul. 15, 2006, Sapporo, Japan*
                   3048: 
                   3049: At the [Open Source Conference 2006 DO](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006-do/)
                   3050: , there will be a NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD
                   3051: Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   3052: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3053: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   3054: 
                   3055: #### `Jun 2006`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2006 in Niigata ([top](#past))
                   3056: 
                   3057: *Jun. 17, 2006, Niigata, Japan*
                   3058: 
                   3059: At the [Open Source Conference 2006
                   3060: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006-niigata/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   3061: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3062: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   3063: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3064: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration with 150 attendances.
                   3065: 
                   3066: #### `Jun 2006`{.code} - Interop 2006 Tokyo BSD BOF ([top](#past))
                   3067: 
                   3068: *Jun 8, 2006, Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, Japan, 18:30-20:00 JST*
                   3069: 
                   3070: [Interop 2006 Tokyo BSD
                   3071: BOF](https://ssl.medialive.jp/in2006fm/jp/seminar_BOF03.html) was held
                   3072: in [Interop 2006 Tokyo](http://www.interop.jp/2006/) with 129
                   3073: attendances. BOF03. Room 201.
                   3074: 
                   3075: -   Asia BSD Con 2007 Call for Participation , George Neville-Neil /
                   3076:     FreeBSD Project
                   3077: -   FreeBSD: Suspend and Resume Circumstances, for Panasonic Let's Note
                   3078:     CF-R4, Norikatsu Shigemura / [Ensure Technology
                   3079:     Ltd](http://www.ensure-tech.co.jp/).
                   3080: -   BSD Usergroup activity: [Echigo BSD Users
                   3081:     Group](http://www.ebug.jp/) , T.Tamura@EBUG
                   3082: -   [XCAST - Explicit Multi-Unicast](http://wiki.xcast.jp/)
                   3083: 
                   3084: See [program for
                   3085: details](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/ml/announce-ja/200606/msg00000.html).
                   3086: 
                   3087: The BoF was broadcasted via RealVideo (238 clients),
                   3088: [xcast](http://www.xcast.jp/) (6 clients) ,
                   3089: [IRC](http://www.reicha.net/) (49 clients).
                   3090: 
                   3091: #### `May 2006`{.code} - BSDCan 2006 ([top](#past))
                   3092: 
                   3093: *May 12-13 2006, Ottawa, Canada*
                   3094: 
                   3095: In just two years, [BSDCan](http://www.bsdcan.org/), a BSD conference
                   3096: held in Ottawa, has quickly established itself as the technical
                   3097: conference for people working on and with 4.4BSD based operating systems
                   3098: and related projects. The organizers have found a fantastic formula that
                   3099: appeals to a wide range of people from extreme novices to advanced
                   3100: developers.
                   3101: 
                   3102: This year, BSDCan 2006 will be will be held on May 12-13 2006 at
                   3103: University of Ottawa, and some other related events will be passed
                   3104: during May 10-14th.
                   3105: 
                   3106: [Watch out](http://www.bsdcan.org/2006/presentations.php) for the
                   3107: [NetBSD people](http://www.bsdcan.org/2006/speaker.php) on BSDCan 2006!
                   3108: 
                   3109: #### `May 2006`{.code} - pkgsrcCon 2006 ([top](#past))
                   3110: 
                   3111: *May 5-7, Paris, France*
                   3112: 
                   3113: The third pkgsrc conference will be held on May 5-7, 2006 in Paris,
                   3114: France. Universite Paris 7 - Denis Diderot is graciously hosting the
                   3115: conference on their campus.
                   3116: 
                   3117: pkgsrcCon is a technical conference for people working on the NetBSD
                   3118: Packages Collection (pkgsrc), focusing on existing technologies,
                   3119: research projects, and works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure.
                   3120: Developers, contributors, and users are all welcome to attend, and to
                   3121: share an excellent opportunity to gather and to discuss ideas
                   3122: face-to-face on how to improve pkgsrc.
                   3123: 
                   3124: For more information, including how to register, and how to submit a
                   3125: presentation proposal, please visit
                   3126: [http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/).
                   3127: 
                   3128: #### `May 2006`{.code} - LinuxTag 2006 ([top](#past))
                   3129: 
                   3130: *May 3-6 2006, Wiesbaden, Germany*
                   3131: 
                   3132: NetBSD will have a booth at [LinuxTag 2006](http://www.linuxtag.org/),
                   3133: visit us at Hall 9, booth number 944. There will also be BSD talks and
                   3134: tutorials.
                   3135: 
                   3136: If you're interested in helping out at the NetBSD booth or have any
                   3137: questions, please contact Dennis Wecker `<dennis@eperm.net>`{.email}.
                   3138: 
                   3139: #### `Apr 2006`{.code} - Vintage Computer Festival Europe ([top](#past))
                   3140: 
                   3141: *Apr 29th - May 1st, Munich, Germany*
                   3142: 
                   3143: The [Vintage Computer Festival Europe](http://www.vcfe.org/) is taking
                   3144: place from April 29th to May 1st in Munich, Germany. NetBSD's Jochen
                   3145: Kunz will demonstrate 2.11BSD on a PDP-11/73 and do some general NetBSD
                   3146: advocacy. If you're interested, please contact Jochen Kunz and/or visit
                   3147: the URL above.
                   3148: 
                   3149: #### `Apr 2006`{.code} - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF ([top](#past))
                   3150: 
                   3151: *Apr 16, 2006, [National Olympics Memorial Youth
                   3152: Center](http://nyc.niye.go.jp/e/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   3153: 
                   3154: See [this
                   3155: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting8.html) for
                   3156: meeting information. Talking about NetBSD/pc98, GDB operation on Emacs,
                   3157: NetBSD/dreamcast maracas controller, NetBSD/kurobako, NetBSD/Armadillo,
                   3158: Codeblog.
                   3159: 
                   3160: #### `Apr 2006`{.code} - LinuxWorld-Boston 2006 ([top](#past))
                   3161: 
                   3162: *April 3-6, 2006, Boston, MA, USA*
                   3163: 
                   3164: This year the first of two LinuxWorld Conferences & Expo is going to
                   3165: take place in Boston, MA, USA at the beginning of April. The NetBSD
                   3166: Project might be represented with a [shared] booth there - if you are
                   3167: interested in helping out, please contact Brian Asemi (asemisldkfj at
                   3168: gmail.com).
                   3169: 
                   3170: For more information about this event see
                   3171: [http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/04/07/0000.html](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/04/07/0000.html).
                   3172: 
                   3173: #### `Mar 2006`{.code} - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2006 ([top](#past))
                   3174: 
                   3175: *March 4-5th 2006, TU Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany*
                   3176: 
                   3177: NetBSD will have a booth at the [Chemnitzer
                   3178: Linux-Tage](http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de), one of the largest Linux
                   3179: Cons in Germany.
                   3180: 
                   3181: Additionally, several NetBSD presentations and a workshop will be held:
                   3182: 
                   3183: -   Karl Uwe Lockhoff: Introduction into Unix, BSD and Co.
                   3184: -   Stefan Schumacher: Backup and Recovery in a NetBSD environment
                   3185: -   Dennis Wecker: Verified Exec in NetBSD
                   3186: -   Matthias Petermann: NetBSD Features
                   3187: -   Hubert Feyrer: NetBSD example installation in QEmu (Workshop)
                   3188: 
                   3189: For further information contact Stefan Schumacher \<stefan (at)
                   3190: net-tex.de\>.
                   3191: 
                   3192: #### `Mar 2006`{.code} - CeBIT 2006 ([top](#past))
                   3193: 
                   3194: *March 9-15 2006, Hannover, Germany*
                   3195: 
                   3196: The NetBSD project will have a booth at [CeBIT](http://www.cebit.de/),
                   3197: the large b2b-tradefair in Hannover, Germany, from March 12-15. The
                   3198: booth will be in Hall 5, number E 56 and will showcase NetBSD and Xen.
                   3199: 
                   3200: #### `Mar 2006`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2006 Tokyo/Spring ([top](#past))
                   3201: 
                   3202: *Mar. 17-18, 2006, Tokyo, Japan*
                   3203: 
                   3204: At the [Open Source Conference 2006
                   3205: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006/), there will be a NetBSD booth
                   3206: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3207: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   3208: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3209: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   3210: 
                   3211: #### `Mar 2006`{.code} - GUUG spring talk ([top](#past))
                   3212: 
                   3213: *March 21-24th 2006, Osnabr�ck, Germany*
                   3214: 
                   3215: [German Unix User Group
                   3216: “Fr�hjahrsfachgespr�ch”](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2006/)
                   3217: (spring talk) will be passed during 21.-24.3.2006 in the [University of
                   3218: Osnabr�ck](http://www.uni-osnabrueck.de/).
                   3219: 
                   3220: There will be at least one NetBSD-related talk, on [backup
                   3221: strategies](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2006/abstracts.html#3_8_2).
                   3222: Interested parties are welcome to coordinate any BOF sessions or booth
                   3223: activities with Stefan Schumacher, see [his posting on
                   3224: regional-de](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-de/2006/01/29/0000.html).
                   3225: 
                   3226: #### `Feb 2006`{.code} - FOSDEM 2006 ([top](#past))
                   3227: 
                   3228: *February 25/26th 2006, Brussels, Belgium*
                   3229: 
                   3230: The sixth [Free and Open source Software Developers' European
                   3231: Meeting](http://www.fosdem.org/) is a 2 days event, organized by
                   3232: volunteers, to promote the widespread use of Free and Open Source
                   3233: software. Taking place in the beautiful city of Brussels, Belgium FOSDEM
                   3234: meetings are recognised as the best Free and Open Source events in
                   3235: Europe.
                   3236: 
                   3237: Peter Postma (`<peter>`{.email}) and Geert Hendrickx (`<ghen>`{.email})
                   3238: [will
                   3239: advocate](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/02/21/0000.html)
                   3240: the NetBSD project on this event. Hope to see you too!
                   3241: 
                   3242: Update: Geert Hendrickx posted a [review of the
                   3243: event](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/02/26/0000.html).
                   3244: 
                   3245: #### `Feb 2006`{.code} - SCALE 4x ([top](#past))
                   3246: 
                   3247: *February 11-12th 2006, Los Angeles, California*
                   3248: 
                   3249: [SCALE 4x](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/), the 4th annual Southern
                   3250: California Linux Expo, will take place February 11-12, 2006, at The
                   3251: Westin Los Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California. The NetBSD Project
                   3252: will have a booth at this event; please contact Kevin Lahey
                   3253: (`<kml@NetBSD.org>`{.email}) if you would like to help.
                   3254: 
                   3255: A report from Kevin Lahey is
                   3256: [available](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/02/14/0000.html).
                   3257: 
                   3258: #### `Dec 2005`{.code} - 22nd Chaos Communication Congress (22C3) ([top](#past))
                   3259: 
                   3260: *December 27-30th 2005, Berlin, Germany*
                   3261: 
                   3262: [The 22nd Chaos Communication Congress
                   3263: (22C3)](http://events.ccc.de/congress/2005/) is a four-day conference on
                   3264: technology, society and utopia. The Congress offers lectures and
                   3265: workshops on a multitude of topics including (but not limited to)
                   3266: information technology, IT-security, internet, cryptography and
                   3267: generally a critical-creative attitude towards technology and the
                   3268: discussion about the effects of technological advances on society.
                   3269: 
                   3270: #### `Nov 2005`{.code} - OpenSource Conference 2005 Okinawa ([top](#past))
                   3271: 
                   3272: *November 19, 2005, Okiden Fureai Hall,Japan*
                   3273: 
                   3274: At the [OpenSource Conference 2005
                   3275: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005-okinawa/) , there will be a NetBSD
                   3276: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3277: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   3278: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3279: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   3280: 
                   3281: #### `Nov 2005`{.code} - EuroBSDCon 2005 ([top](#past))
                   3282: 
                   3283: *November 25th-27th 2005, Switzerland*
                   3284: 
                   3285: [EuroBSDCon 2005](http://2005.eurobsdcon.org/) will be held at the
                   3286: University of Basel, Switzerland on November 25th to 27th 2005. Check
                   3287: the [website](http://2005.eurobsdcon.org/) for official program,
                   3288: conference venue and registration. present.
                   3289: 
                   3290: #### `Oct 2005`{.code} - Linux-Info-Tag Dresden 2005 ([top](#past))
                   3291: 
                   3292: *October 29, 2005, Dresden, Germany*
                   3293: 
                   3294: The “Linux-Info-Tag Dresden 2005” will take place on October 29th, 2005,
                   3295: in Dresden, Germany. There will be a NetBSD booth presenting NetBSD to
                   3296: the public and showing its abilities on demo computers. Furthermore,
                   3297: there will be a lecture entitled “Introduction to NetBSD” by Karl Uwe
                   3298: Lockhoff.
                   3299: 
                   3300: For further information contact Stefan Schumacher (stefan [at] net-tex
                   3301: [dot] de) and see the website of the event at
                   3302: [http://www.linux-info-tag.de/](http://www.linux-info-tag.de/).
                   3303: 
                   3304: #### `Oct 2005`{.code} - Systems 2005 ([top](#past))
                   3305: 
                   3306: *October 24th-28th, 2005, Munich, Germany*
                   3307: 
                   3308: There will be a BSD booth at the Systems computer show in Munich,
                   3309: Germany from October 24th to 28th 2005, where the BSD Projects (among
                   3310: others) will be presented.
                   3311: 
                   3312: People willing to help are welcome. It's also fine that you have only on
                   3313: one or more days time to participate at the Booth. There is also a
                   3314: sponsor which provides food and drinks during the event!
                   3315: 
                   3316: For more Information see
                   3317: [http://www.systems.de/](http://www.systems.de/)
                   3318: 
                   3319: Please contact Daniel Ettle (dan at deam dot org) to help at the booth,
                   3320: especially showing NetBSD!
                   3321: 
                   3322: #### `Oct 2005`{.code} - KANSAI-OPENSOURCE-2005 ([top](#past))
                   3323: 
                   3324: *October 28-October 29, 2005, Osaka Sangyo Souzoukan, Japan*
                   3325: 
                   3326: At the [KANSAI OpenSource 2005](http://k-of.jp/2005/kof.html) there was
                   3327: a NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3328: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   3329: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3330: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration, and [DreamCast with ISA
                   3331: BUS Expander](../ports/dreamcast/), [NEC EWS4800 with
                   3332: NetBSD](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/port-mips/2004/06/27/0000.html),
                   3333: [IO-DATA USL-5P
                   3334: (NetBSD/landisk)](http://www.asahi-net.or.jp/~aw9k-nnk/n/landisk.html).
                   3335: 
                   3336: At the \*BSD Meeting in Kansai 2005, There was a BoF about Secure
                   3337: Programing, embeded-NetBSD developers' Network, Devices and more about
                   3338: BSD, driven by [Kansai \*BSD Users Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/).
                   3339: 
                   3340: #### `Sep 2005`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2005 Fall ([top](#past))
                   3341: 
                   3342: *Sep. 17, 2005, Tokyo, Japan*
                   3343: 
                   3344: At the [Open Source Conference 2005
                   3345: Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005-fall/) there was a NetBSD booth staffed
                   3346: by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3347: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   3348: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3349: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   3350: 
                   3351: #### `Sep 2005`{.code} - NYC BSD Con 2005 ([top](#past))
                   3352: 
                   3353: *September 17th 2005, New York City, NY, USA*
                   3354: 
                   3355: The [NYC BSD User Group](http://www.nycbug.org) organized the first [NYC
                   3356: BSD Conference](http://nycbsdcon.org/), a one day technical conference
                   3357: for developers, systems administrators and end-users of the BSD
                   3358: operating systems and related open source projects. Please see the
                   3359: [conference website](http://nycbsdcon.org/) for details.
                   3360: 
                   3361: #### `Sep 2005`{.code} - Computer-Bank-Office 2005 ([top](#past))
                   3362: 
                   3363: *September 7th-10th 2005, Odessa, Ukraine*
                   3364: 
                   3365: The NetBSD Project will be presented at 10th annual international
                   3366: exhibition of information technologies, [Computer-Bank-Office
                   3367: 2005](http://www.expo-odessa.com/exeb.phtml?id=47&lang=en), which will
                   3368: take place at Expocentre of Odessa Marine Terminal. All talks about
                   3369: NetBSD and pkgsrc systems are scheduled for Sep 8th. Anyone interested
                   3370: in support for and preparation of this event, please contact Mike M.
                   3371: Volokhov `<mishka@NetBSD.org>`{.email}. See also [his
                   3372: post](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/07/12/0000.html)
                   3373: on netbsd-advocacy.
                   3374: 
                   3375: #### `Sep 2005`{.code} - Portuguese NetBSD Users's Group meeting ([top](#past))
                   3376: 
                   3377: *September 10th 2005, Lisboa, Portugal*
                   3378: 
                   3379: The [Portuguese NetBSD User Group](http://www.netbsd-pt.org/) second
                   3380: meeting will be held at [Parque das
                   3381: Na��es](http://www.parquedasnacoes.pt/) (Vasco da Gama). Please see the
                   3382: group page for more information.
                   3383: 
                   3384: #### `Aug 2005`{.code} - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF ([top](#past))
                   3385: 
                   3386: *Aug 27, 2005, [National Olympics Memorial Youth
                   3387: Center](http://nyc.niye.go.jp/e/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   3388: 
                   3389: See [this
                   3390: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting7.html) for
                   3391: meeting information.
                   3392: 
                   3393: A
                   3394: [presentation](http://www.haun.org/kent/tmp/20050827-NetBSD-audio-en.pdf)
                   3395: about the changes on the NetBSD audio framework is also available.
                   3396: 
                   3397: #### `Aug 2005`{.code} - BSDDAY S�o Paulo ([top](#past))
                   3398: 
                   3399: *August 13th, 2005, S�o Paulo, Brazil*
                   3400: 
                   3401: The first [BSDDAY](http://www.bsdday.com.br/) in S�o Paulo, Brazil took
                   3402: place on August 13th, 2005. Presentations regarding the main BSD
                   3403: derivatives including, of course, NetBSD were given. Since the event is
                   3404: also meant to promote charity, the entrance fee was 2 Kilograms of
                   3405: non-perishable food, which were donated to a non-governmental
                   3406: organization.
                   3407: 
                   3408: #### `Aug 2005`{.code} - LinuxWorld Conference & Expo 2005 ([top](#past))
                   3409: 
                   3410: *August 9-11th, 2005, San Francisco, California, USA*
                   3411: 
                   3412: [LinuxWorld Conference & Expo
                   3413: 2005](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/live/12/events/12SFO05A/) was held
                   3414: in San Francisco, California, USA from August 9th to 11th 2005. NetBSD
                   3415: had a booth in the ".org Pavilion", organized by Jeff Rizzo
                   3416: `<riz@NetBSD.org>`{.email}. One of the main attractions here was the
                   3417: [NetBSD Toaster](http://www.embeddedarm.com/news/netbsd_toaster.htm),
                   3418: engineered by Technologic Systems. See Jeff Rizzo's
                   3419: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/08/13/0000.html)
                   3420: for more details.
                   3421: 
                   3422: #### `Jul 2005`{.code} - BSD at “What the Hack” outdoor hacker conference ([top](#past))
                   3423: 
                   3424: *July 28 - 31, 2005, Liempde, near Den Bosch, The Netherlands*
                   3425: 
                   3426: [What The Hack](http://www.whatthehack.org/) is an outdoor hacker
                   3427: conference/event taking place on a large event-campground in the south
                   3428: of The Netherlands from 28 until 31 July 2005. There will be a BSD
                   3429: village with at least three members of the NetBSD Project present. For
                   3430: more details about the \*BSD presence see Daniel Ettle's
                   3431: [message](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/07/04/0000.html)
                   3432: to the netbsd-advocacy mailinglist.
                   3433: 
                   3434: #### `Jul 2005`{.code} - BSD-CONFERENCE-JAPAN 2005 ([top](#past))
                   3435: 
                   3436: *July 23, 2005, [NADYA
                   3437: Park](http://www.u-net.city.nagoya.jp/t-index/nadia.htm) Nagoya, Japan*
                   3438: 
                   3439: [http://www.bsdcon.jp/](http://www.bsdcon.jp/) with 80 attendances.
                   3440: There had be a BSD booth staffed by members of the [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   3441: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). See more
                   3442: [Reports](http://pcweb.mycom.co.jp/articles/2005/07/27/bsdcon/).
                   3443: 
                   3444: #### `Jul 2005`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2005 in Hokkaido ([top](#past))
                   3445: 
                   3446: *Jul. 9, 2005, Sapporo, Japan*
                   3447: 
                   3448: At the Open Source Conference 2005 DO there had be a NetBSD booth
                   3449: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3450: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/).
                   3451: [http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005-do/](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005-do/) with
                   3452: 250 attendances and 17 user groups.
                   3453: 
                   3454: #### `Jun 2005`{.code} - MeetBSD 2005 ([top](#past))
                   3455: 
                   3456: *June 17-19th, 2005, Krak�w, Poland*
                   3457: 
                   3458: [MeetBSD 2005](http://2005.meetbsd.org/) will be held in Krak�w, Poland,
                   3459: from June 17th to 19th 2005. Check the
                   3460: [website](http://2005.meetbsd.org/) for the official program conference
                   3461: venue and registration.
                   3462: 
                   3463: #### `Jun 2005`{.code} - Interop 2005 Tokyo BSD BOF ([top](#past))
                   3464: 
                   3465: *Jun 9, 2005, Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, Japan, 18:30-20:00 JST*
                   3466: 
                   3467: [Interop 2005 Tokyo BSD
                   3468: BOF](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/ml/announce-ja/200506/msg00000.html)
                   3469: was held in [Interop 2005 Tokyo](http://www.interop.jp/2005/) with 130
                   3470: attendances. BOF01. Room 302.
                   3471: 
                   3472: -   [\*BSD Document
                   3473:     Internationalization](http://people.allbsd.org/~hrs/N+I2005/sato-n+i.pdf)
                   3474: -   [A Robot that runs on NetBSD](http://www.speecys.com) Live
                   3475:     performance
                   3476: -   [BSD Usergroup activity in
                   3477:     Japan](http://codezine.jp/a/article.aspx?aid=67)
                   3478: -   [XCAST - Explicit Multi-Unicast](http://wiki.xcast.jp/)
                   3479: 
                   3480: See [program for
                   3481: details](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/ml/announce-ja/200506/msg00000.html).
                   3482: 
                   3483: The BoF was broadcasted via RealVideo (277
                   3484: clients)/[xcast](http://www.xcast.jp/) (4 clients include [Univ. of
                   3485: Science Malaysia](http://nrg.cs.usm.my/), [Nagoya
                   3486: University](http://www.nagoya-u.ac.jp/en/), and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   3487: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/))/ [IRC](http://www.reicha.net/) (55
                   3488: 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)).
                   3489: 
                   3490: #### `May 2005`{.code} - BSDCan2005 ([top](#past))
                   3491: 
                   3492: *May 13th - May 14th, Ottawa, Canada*
                   3493: 
                   3494: [BSDCan 2005](http://www.bsdcan.org/2005/) was held on May 13-14 2005 at
                   3495: University of Ottawa. There were related events on the 12th and the 15th
                   3496: (of a social nature, for the most part).
                   3497: 
                   3498: #### `May 2005`{.code} - pkgsrcCon 2005 ([top](#past))
                   3499: 
                   3500: *May 6th - May 8th 2005, Prague, Czech Republic*
                   3501: 
                   3502: [pkgsrcCon 2005](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2005/) was held in Prague,
                   3503: Czech Republic from May 6th until May 8th 2005. pkgsrcCon is a technical
                   3504: conference for people working on the [NetBSD Packages Collection
                   3505: (pkgsrc)](../docs/pkgsrc/), focusing on existing technologies, research
                   3506: projects, and works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure. Developers,
                   3507: contributors, and users are all welcome to attend. You can view the
                   3508: [slides for this
                   3509: event](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2005/presentations.html) here.
                   3510: 
                   3511: See [http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2005/](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2005/) for
                   3512: details.
                   3513: 
                   3514: #### `Apr 2005`{.code} - Linux Fest Northwest 2005 ([top](#past))
                   3515: 
                   3516: LinuxFest Northwest is an annual conference providing many free lectures
                   3517: and booths covering the open source Unix community. The free event was
                   3518: held April 30th in Bellingham, Washington, USA. Lectures covering BSD
                   3519: topics and a BSD advocacy booth were available for the fourth year.
                   3520: Around 1000 people attended the past two years.
                   3521: 
                   3522: More information is at
                   3523: [http://linuxnorthwest.org/](http://linuxnorthwest.org/). (If you can
                   3524: volunteer to help with NetBSD advocacy at LinuxFest, please see [this
                   3525: email](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/03/25/0000.html).)
                   3526: 
                   3527: #### `Apr 2005`{.code} - 2005 USENIX Annual Technical Conference ([top](#past))
                   3528: 
                   3529: *April 10-15, 2005, Anaheim, California, USA*
                   3530: 
                   3531: USENIX is a place to present groundbreaking research and cutting-edge
                   3532: practices in a wide variety of technologies and environments. The 2005
                   3533: program included additional tutorials, more security breakthroughs, and
                   3534: sessions devoted to Linux and Open Source Software. Join the community
                   3535: of programmers, developers, and systems professionals in sharing
                   3536: solutions and fresh ideas.
                   3537: 
                   3538: See [http://www.usenix.org/usenix05/](http://www.usenix.org/usenix05/)
                   3539: for details.
                   3540: 
                   3541: #### `Mar 2005`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2005 ([top](#past))
                   3542: 
                   3543: *Mar. 25-26, 2005, Tokyo, Japan*
                   3544: 
                   3545: At the Open Source Conference 2005 there was a NetBSD booth staffed by
                   3546: members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3547: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/). For more details see
                   3548: [http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005/](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005/).
                   3549: 
                   3550: #### `Mar 2005`{.code} - CeBIT 2005 ([top](#past))
                   3551: 
                   3552: *March 10-16, 2005, Hannover, Germany*
                   3553: 
                   3554: The NetBSD Project was presented at the [CeBIT
                   3555: 2005](http://www.cebit.de/) trade show. A few pictures are available at
                   3556: [this URL](http://nuxi.homeunix.org/album/messen/cebit-2005/).
                   3557: 
                   3558: #### `Mar 2005`{.code} - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2005 ([top](#past))
                   3559: 
                   3560: NetBSD was present Mar 5th/6th 2005 in Chemnitz, Germany. We had a fine
                   3561: NetBSD booth at the Chemnitz Linuxdays Mar 5th/6th 2005, with lots of
                   3562: fun going on. Please check Hubert Feyrer's BLOG for all the details:
                   3563: 
                   3564: -   [Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2005 Day 0 and
                   3565:     1](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/blog.html#20050305_2305)
                   3566: -   [Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2005 Day
                   3567:     2](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/blog.html#20050307_1620)
                   3568: 
                   3569: #### `Feb 2005`{.code} - Spring Talks of the German Unix User Group ([top](#past))
                   3570: 
                   3571: Feb 22nd to 25th 2005 in Munich, Germany. For some details on the event
                   3572: itself and some rumours & gossips see Hubert Feyrer's BLOG entries:
                   3573: 
                   3574: -   [GUUG Spring Talk, Day
                   3575:     1](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/blog.html#20050224_1005)
                   3576: -   [GUUG Spring Talk, Day
                   3577:     2](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/blog.html#20050225_1005)
                   3578: -   [GUUG Spring Talk, Day
                   3579:     3](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/blog.html#20050226_1005)
                   3580: 
                   3581: #### `Feb 2005`{.code} - Southern California Linux Expo ([top](#past))
                   3582: 
                   3583: *Feb 12th -13th, 2005, Los Angeles, California*
                   3584: 
                   3585: NetBSD had a booth at the [Southern California Linux
                   3586: Expo](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/) at the LA Convention Center.
                   3587: NetBSD's presence in booth \#34 was organized by Kevin Lahey
                   3588: (`<kml@NetBSD.org>`{.email}). You can find an account of his experience
                   3589: [here](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/02/14/0008.html)
                   3590: and [here](http://www.nomadlogic.org/~pete/scale.html); a picture of the
                   3591: NetBSD booth also was prominently displayed
                   3592: [http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/images/pictures/scale3x\_day1\_6.jpg](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/images/pictures/scale3x_day1_6.jpg).
                   3593: 
                   3594: #### `Feb 2005`{.code} - Solutions Linux 2005 ([top](#past))
                   3595: 
                   3596: *Feb. 1-3, 2005, Paris, France*
                   3597: 
                   3598: NetBSD will have a booth at Solutions Linux 2005. We will be presenting
                   3599: both NetBSD and pkgsrc on various hardware and software platforms, while
                   3600: selling CDs and other merchandise. If you want to help, you can contact
                   3601: Quentin Garnier (`<cube@cubidou.net>`{.email}).
                   3602: 
                   3603: #### `Dec 2004`{.code} - 21st Chaos Communication Congress (21c3) ([top](#past))
                   3604: 
                   3605: *Dec. 27 - 29, 2004, Berlin, Germany*
                   3606: 
                   3607: There will be a NetBSD booth at this year's [21st Chaos Communications
                   3608: Congress](http://www.ccc.de/congress/2004/), and you're welcome to drop
                   3609: by for hacking, drinking, fun and entertainment, giving talks, promoting
                   3610: NetBSD and your working areas, help man the NetBSD booth, etc. Please
                   3611: contact Stefan Schumacher (stefan [at] net-tex [dot] de) if you're
                   3612: interested in helping out. There are some [notes on the
                   3613: event](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2004/12/30/0000.html)
                   3614: available.
                   3615: 
                   3616: #### `Oct 2004`{.code} - EuroBSDCon 2004 ([top](#past))
                   3617: 
                   3618: *Oct. 29 - 31, 2004, Karlsruhe, Germany*
                   3619: 
                   3620: [EuroBSDCon 2004](http://2004.eurobsdcon.org/) took place in Karlsruhe,
                   3621: Germany. Check the [website](http://2004.eurobsdcon.org/) for official
                   3622: program, conference venue and registration. A
                   3623: [schedule](http://2004.eurobsdcon.org/talkschedule.html) of the talks
                   3624: shows that there were a number of NetBSD developers present.
                   3625: 
                   3626: A brief report from the conference is available
                   3627: [here](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2004/11/02/0000.html).
                   3628: A longer review was published in the [USENIX ;login:
                   3629: magazine](http://www.usenix.org/publications/login/2005-02/openpdfs/eurobsdcon.pdf).
                   3630: 
                   3631: #### `Oct 2004`{.code} - Systems 2004 ([top](#past))
                   3632: 
                   3633: *Oct. 18 - 22, 2004, Munich, Germany*
                   3634: 
                   3635: There will be a 40m� BSD booth at the Systems computer show in Munich,
                   3636: Germany from October 18th to 22nd 2004, where the NetBSD project (among
                   3637: others) will be presented. People willing to help are welcome; Daniel
                   3638: Ettle (dan at deam org) will act as a point of contact. See
                   3639: [http://www.systems.de/](http://www.systems.de/) for more information on
                   3640: the exhibition.
                   3641: 
                   3642: #### `Oct 2004`{.code} - BSD-CONFERENCE-JAPAN 2004 ([top](#past))
                   3643: 
                   3644: *October 23, 2004, Osaka Sangyo Souzoukan, Japan*
                   3645: 
                   3646: [http://www.bsdcon.jp/2004/](http://www.bsdcon.jp/2004/)
                   3647: 
                   3648: #### `Oct 2004`{.code} - KANSAI-OPENSOURCE-2004 ([top](#past))
                   3649: 
                   3650: *October 22-October 23, 2004, Osaka Sangyo Souzoukan, Japan*
                   3651: 
                   3652: [http://k-of.jp/2004/](http://k-of.jp/2004/)
                   3653: 
                   3654: #### `Sep 2004`{.code} - Open Source Conference 2004 ([top](#past))
                   3655: 
                   3656: *Sep. 4, 2004, Tokyo, Japan*
                   3657: 
                   3658: At the Open Source Conference 2004 there was a NetBSD booth staffed by
                   3659: members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3660: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/).
                   3661: 
                   3662: #### `Sep 2004`{.code} - Swiss Unix Conference 2004 ([top](#past))
                   3663: 
                   3664: *Sep. 2 - 4, 2004, Zurich, Switzerland*
                   3665: 
                   3666: [SUCON '04](http://www.suug.ch/sucon/04/), the 2nd Swiss Unix
                   3667: Conference, will take place in Zurich, Switzerland. The NetBSD Project
                   3668: was represented by Hubert Feyrer, who will gave [a
                   3669: presentation](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/sucon-netbsd.pdf) at this
                   3670: conference.
                   3671: 
                   3672: #### `Aug 2004`{.code} - NetBSD System Administration training ([top](#past))
                   3673: 
                   3674: *August 10 - 13, 2004, Seattle, Washington, USA*
                   3675: 
                   3676: [Puget Sound Technology](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/) is
                   3677: teaching a hands-on class covering the fundamentals of NetBSD system
                   3678: administration. Visit [http://www.pugetsoun
                   3679: dtechnology.com/training/netbsd/](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/)
                   3680: for details.
                   3681: 
                   3682: #### `Aug 2004`{.code} - LinuxWorld 2004 ([top](#past))
                   3683: 
                   3684: *Aug. 2 - 5, 2004, San Francisco, CA, USA*
                   3685: 
                   3686: [LinuxWorld Conference and
                   3687: Expo](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/live/12/events/12SFO04A) is going to
                   3688: take place in San Francisco, CA, USA at the beginning of August. The
                   3689: NetBSD Project might be represented with a booth there - if you are
                   3690: interested in helping out, please contact
                   3691: `<regional-sfba@NetBSD.org>`{.email}.
                   3692: 
                   3693: #### `Jul 2004`{.code} - Get into OpenSource Hokkaido 2004 (GODo2004) ([top](#past))
                   3694: 
                   3695: *Jul. 24, 2004, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   3696: 
                   3697: At the Get into OpenSource Hokkaido 2004 (GODo2004), there was a NetBSD
                   3698: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3699: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and
                   3700: [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/) with NetBSD/i386+IPv6 XCAST on VAIO
                   3701: GT, and many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3702: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) }
                   3703: 
                   3704: #### `Jun 2004`{.code} - NetWorld+Interop 2004 Tokyo BSD BOF ([top](#past))
                   3705: 
                   3706: *Jun 30, 2004, Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, Japan, 18:30-20:00 JST*
                   3707: 
                   3708: [http://www.interop.jp/2004/](http://www.interop.jp/2004/)
                   3709: 
                   3710: [BOF
                   3711: information](http://www.re.soum.co.jp/%7Efukaumi/ml/netbsd/200406/msg00015.html)
                   3712: 
                   3713: Contact Jun Ebihara `<jun@NetBSD.org>`{.email} for more information.
                   3714: 
                   3715: #### `Jun 2004`{.code} - USENIX 2004 ([top](#past))
                   3716: 
                   3717: *June 27 - July 2, 2004, Boston, MA, USA*
                   3718: 
                   3719: [USENIX '04](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix04/), the USENIX Annual
                   3720: Technical Conference is going to take place in Boston, MA, USA at the
                   3721: end of June. The NetBSD Project will be represented by Alistair Crooks,
                   3722: who gives a talk on [The NetBSD Update
                   3723: System](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix04/tech/sigs.html#netbsd_update),
                   3724: as well as Christos Zoulas, who will report on NetBSD during [The State
                   3725: of the BSD
                   3726: Projects](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix04/tech/sigs.html#bsd_projects),
                   3727: and finally by a number of NetBSD developers who will be attending the
                   3728: conference.
                   3729: 
                   3730: #### `Jun 2004`{.code} - Linuxtag 2004 ([top](#past))
                   3731: 
                   3732: *June 23 - 26, 2004, Karlsruhe, Germany*
                   3733: 
                   3734: [Linuxtag 2004](http://www.linuxtag.org/2004/index.html) is going to
                   3735: take place in Karlsruhe, Germany. The NetBSD Project will be represented
                   3736: with a booth - please contact `<hubertf@NetBSD.org>`{.email} if you are
                   3737: interested in helping out.
                   3738: 
                   3739: #### `May 2004`{.code} - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF ([top](#past))
                   3740: 
                   3741: *May 22, 2004, [National Olympics Memorial Youth
                   3742: Center](http://nyc.niye.go.jp/e/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   3743: 
                   3744: See [this
                   3745: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting6.html) for
                   3746: meeting information.
                   3747: 
                   3748: #### `May 2004`{.code} - BSDCan 2004 ([top](#past))
                   3749: 
                   3750: *May 13-16, 2004, Ottawa, Canada*
                   3751: 
                   3752: The first BSDCan was a tremendous success. With attendance matching
                   3753: BSDCon, and lower fees and accommodation costs, this looks likely to
                   3754: become a popular annual conference. BSD developer Speakers and attendees
                   3755: were numerous. BSDMall had NetBSD paraphanalia available for sale. See
                   3756: also the [BSDCan Website](http://www.bsdcan.org/), and some [photos from
                   3757: Daemonnews.](http://ezine.daemonnews.org/200405/bsdcan_2004/)
                   3758: 
                   3759: #### `May 2004`{.code} - LinuxChix-Br II National Meeting ([top](#past))
                   3760: 
                   3761: *May 1-2, 2004 Sao Paulo, Brazil*
                   3762: 
                   3763: At the [LinuxChix-Br National
                   3764: Meeting](http://www.linuxchix.org.br/node.php?id=87) there will be a
                   3765: presentation about pkgsrc and a NetBSD booth staffed by members of
                   3766: NetBSD-BR.
                   3767: 
                   3768: #### `Apr 2004`{.code} - pkgsrcCon 2004 ([top](#past))
                   3769: 
                   3770: *April 30 - May 2, 2004, Vienna, Austria*
                   3771: 
                   3772: pkgsrcCon is a technical conference for people working at the NetBSD
                   3773: Packages Collection (pkgsrc), focusing on existing technologies,
                   3774: research projects, and works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure. For
                   3775: more information, including slides of the talks, please visit
                   3776: [http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2004/](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2004/), and
                   3777: see Hubert Feyrer's report in the [DaemonNews
                   3778: Ezine](http://ezine.daemonnews.org/200405/pkgsrcCon2004.html).
                   3779: 
                   3780: #### `Apr 2004`{.code} - Linuxfest Northwest 2004 ([top](#past))
                   3781: 
                   3782: *April 17, 2004, Bellingham, Washington, USA*
                   3783: 
                   3784: LFNW is a showcase for what Northwest Linux users are doing with open
                   3785: source software. Over 50 short (1 hour) presentations will be given
                   3786: throughout the day. Among them will be introductions to BSD and pkgsrc.
                   3787: There will be a BSD booth, occupied by two NetBSD developers and other
                   3788: BSD enthusiasts. Admission is free. Please see
                   3789: [http://www.linuxnorthwest.org/](http://www.linuxnorthwest.org/) and
                   3790: [this message to the netbsd-news
                   3791: mailinglist](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-news/2004/04/16/0000.html)
                   3792: for more information.
                   3793: 
                   3794: #### `Mar 2004`{.code} - GUUG Fr�hjahrsfachgespr�ch ([top](#past))
                   3795: 
                   3796: *March 9-12, 2004, Bochum, Germany*
                   3797: 
                   3798: The NetBSD Project will in all likeliness be represented at this year's
                   3799: [GUUG
                   3800: Fr�hjahrsfachgespr�che](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2004/), a
                   3801: yearly congress for everybody interested in Unix(-like) Systems and
                   3802: System Administration organized by the [German Unix User
                   3803: Group](http://www.guug.de/).
                   3804: 
                   3805: #### `Mar 2004`{.code} - Chemnitzer Linux-Tag 2004 ([top](#past))
                   3806: 
                   3807: *March 6-7, 2004, Chemnitz, Germany*
                   3808: 
                   3809: NetBSD was represented with a booth at the Chemnitzer Linux-Tag 2004 in
                   3810: Chemnitz, Germany. In addition, there were three presentations:
                   3811: 
                   3812: -   \`\`[Cryptographic applications under
                   3813:     NetBSD](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/2004/vortraege/detail.html?idx=84)''
                   3814:     by Stefan Schumacher
                   3815: -   \`\`[Introduction to
                   3816:     NetBSD](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/2004/vortraege/detail.html?idx=29)''
                   3817:     by Karl Uwe Lockhoff
                   3818: -   \`\`[Software Installation under NetBSD, Linux & Solaris using
                   3819:     pkgsrc](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/2004/vortraege/detail.html?idx=43)''
                   3820:     by Hubert Feyrer
                   3821: 
                   3822: Please see the
                   3823: [website](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/2004/allgemeines/) for
                   3824: details. Photos are available at [this
                   3825: website](http://www.uni-magdeburg.de/steschum/6clt/), more photos can be
                   3826: found on the [Linux-Tag
                   3827: website](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/2004/media/bilder/).
                   3828: 
                   3829: #### `Feb 2004`{.code} - Solutions Linux 2004 ([top](#past))
                   3830: 
                   3831: *February 3-5, 2004, Paris, France*
                   3832: 
                   3833: NetBSD was represented with a booth at the [Solutions Linux
                   3834: 2004](http://www.solutionslinux.fr) conference and expo in Paris,
                   3835: France.
                   3836: 
                   3837: #### `Jan 2004`{.code} - LinuxWorld 2004 ([top](#past))
                   3838: 
                   3839: *January 20-23, 2004, New York, New York*
                   3840: 
                   3841: The [LinuxWorld Conference and Expo](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com) 2004
                   3842: took place in the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City
                   3843: from January 20-23, 2004. While the NetBSD Project did not have their
                   3844: own booth this year, we were able to hand out some flyers and sell a few
                   3845: shirts through the [BSDMall](http://www.bsdmall.com) booth. See the
                   3846: [report](http://daily.daemonnews.org/view_story.php3?story_id=4368) from
                   3847: the local user group ([NYCBUG](http://www.nycbug.org/)) for details.
                   3848: 
                   3849: #### `Dec 2003`{.code} - 20th Chaos Communication Congress (20c3) ([top](#past))
                   3850: 
                   3851: *December 27th to 29th, 2003, Berlin, Germany*
                   3852: 
                   3853: The NetBSD Project was represented at the [20th Chaos Communication
                   3854: Congress](http://www.ccc.de/congress/2003/) (20c3) in Berlin, Germany,
                   3855: from December 27th to 29th. See Hubert Feyrer's
                   3856: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2004/01/02/0002.html)
                   3857: for Details. If you're interested in the
                   3858: [Blinkenlights](http://www.blinkenlights.de/) project, one of 20c3's
                   3859: main attractions, you will find Lubomir Sedlacik's [post to the
                   3860: netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2004/01/03/0000.html)
                   3861: MailingList useful.
                   3862: 
                   3863: #### `Dec 2003`{.code} - BSDCon Brasil 2003 ([top](#past))
                   3864: 
                   3865: *December 6 and 7, 2003, Instituto Militar de Engenharia (military
                   3866: institute of engineering - IME), Rio de Janeiro, Brasil*
                   3867: 
                   3868: See [http://bsdcon.myfreebsd.com.br](http://bsdcon.myfreebsd.com.br) for
                   3869: details.
                   3870: 
                   3871: #### `Dec 2003`{.code} - BSD-Linux-Day 2003 ([top](#past))
                   3872: 
                   3873: *December 2, 2003, Pacifico Yokohama, Japan*
                   3874: 
                   3875: [http://www.jus.or.jp/events/bsd-linux-day/](http://www.jus.or.jp/events/bsd-linux-day/)
                   3876: 
                   3877: #### `Nov 2003`{.code} - NetBSD System Administration training ([top](#past))
                   3878: 
                   3879: *November 18-21, 2003, Seattle, Washington area*
                   3880: 
                   3881: [Puget Sound Technology](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/) is
                   3882: teaching a hands-on class covering the fundamentals of NetBSD system
                   3883: administration. See
                   3884: [http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/)
                   3885: for details.
                   3886: 
                   3887: #### `Oct 2003`{.code} - KANSAI-OPENSOURCE+FREEWARE-2003 ([top](#past))
                   3888: 
                   3889: *October 31-November 1, 2003, Osaka Sangyo Souzoukan, Japan*
                   3890: 
                   3891: [http://k-of.jp/2003/](http://k-of.jp/2003/)
                   3892: 
                   3893: #### `Oct 2003`{.code} - BSD-CONFERENCE-JAPAN 2003 ([top](#past))
                   3894: 
                   3895: *October 18, 2003, BIZ SHINJUKU, Japan*
                   3896: 
                   3897: [http://www.bsdcon.jp/2003/](http://www.bsdcon.jp/2003/)
                   3898: 
                   3899: #### `Oct 2003`{.code} - Linux-Kongress 2003 ([top](#past))
                   3900: 
                   3901: *October 14-16, 2003, Saarbr�cken, Germany*
                   3902: 
                   3903: NetBSD will be present at the Linux-Kongress in Saarbr�cken, Germany, an
                   3904: event mostly attended by Linux developers. Presenting NetBSD in this
                   3905: environment will give an interesting chance to compare open source
                   3906: operating systems on a highly skilled level. There will be a joint booth
                   3907: by all BSD projects offering CDs, DVDs, t-shirts and other devotionalia.
                   3908: See [this page](http://www.linux-kongress.org/2003/index.html) for more
                   3909: information.
                   3910: 
                   3911: #### `Sep 2003`{.code} - BSDCon 2003 ([top](#past))
                   3912: 
                   3913: *September 8-12, 2003, Marriott Hotel,San Mateo, California, USA*
                   3914: 
                   3915: Meet the movers and shakers of the BSD community, and learn how you can
                   3916: use BSD as part of your enterprise-grade solutions. For details, see
                   3917: [http://www.usenix.org/events/bsdcon03/cfp/](http://www.usenix.org/events/bsdcon03/cfp/).
                   3918: Contact name, address, phone, fax and/or e-mail: Conference Department,
                   3919: 510-528-8649, conference@usenix.org. A
                   3920: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/09/13/0000.html)
                   3921: is available online.
                   3922: 
                   3923: #### `Aug 2003`{.code} - Chaos Communication Camp 2003 ([top](#past))
                   3924: 
                   3925: *August 7-10, 2003, near Berlin, Germany (Old Europe).*
                   3926: 
                   3927: A lot of photos are available
                   3928: [online](http://www.uni-magdeburg.de/steschum/ccc03/index.html), as well
                   3929: as [some slides](advocacy/folienslide.pdf).
                   3930: 
                   3931: #### `Jul 2003`{.code} - Linuxtag Karlsruhe, Germany ([top](#past))
                   3932: 
                   3933: *July 10-13, Karlsruhe, Germany*
                   3934: 
                   3935: The NetBSD Project was present at the [Linuxtag Karlsruhe 2003,
                   3936: Germany](http://www.linuxtag.org/2003/en/index.html) from July 10ths to
                   3937: 13th in a booth together with other BSD-related projects.
                   3938: 
                   3939: The booth was organized by Hubert Feyrer, Bernd Sieker and Jaromir
                   3940: Dolecek. See the [full
                   3941: report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/07/14/0000.html)
                   3942: for details and pictures.
                   3943: 
                   3944: #### `Jul 2003`{.code} - Libre Software Meeting in Metz ([top](#past))
                   3945: 
                   3946: *July 9-12, 2003, Metz, France*
                   3947: [http://www.rencontresmondiales.org/](http://www.rencontresmondiales.org/)
                   3948: 
                   3949: The NetBSD Project was represented at the LSM 2003 by Emmanuel Dreyfus
                   3950: and Gilbert Fernandes. A
                   3951: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/07/14/0002.html)
                   3952: of the meeting as well as some pictures are available online.
                   3953: 
                   3954: #### `Jul 2003`{.code} - NetWorld+Interop 2003 Tokyo BSD BOF ([top](#past))
                   3955: 
                   3956: *July 2, 2003, Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, Japan, 18:30-20:00 JST*
                   3957: 
                   3958: [http://www.interop.jp/](http://www.interop.jp/)
                   3959: 
                   3960: Call for Presentation: contact Jun Ebihara `<jun@NetBSD.org>`{.email}.
                   3961: 
                   3962: #### `Jun 2003`{.code} - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF ([top](#past))
                   3963: 
                   3964: *Jun 28, 2003, [National Olympics Memorial Youth
                   3965: Center](http://nyc.niye.go.jp/e/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   3966: 
                   3967: #### `Jun 2003`{.code} - Open Source Meeting 2003 in Nagoya University ([top](#past))
                   3968: 
                   3969: *June 7-8, 2003, Nagoya, Japan*
                   3970: 
                   3971: [http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2003/](http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2003/)
                   3972: 
                   3973: #### `Jun 2003`{.code} - 2003 USENIX Annual Technical Conference ([top](#past))
                   3974: 
                   3975: *June 9-14, 2003, San Antonio, Texas, USA*
                   3976: 
                   3977: A six-day, multiple-track event which includes tutorials, technical
                   3978: sessions composed of refereed papers, invited talks, and
                   3979: Birds-of-a-Feather sessions. There will be a [Super BSD BOF
                   3980: Session](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix03/bofs.html). For details,
                   3981: see
                   3982: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix03/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix03/).
                   3983: Contact name, address, phone, fax and/or e-mail: Conference Department,
                   3984: 510-528-8649, conference@usenix.org
                   3985: 
                   3986: Slides of Chris Demetriou's presentation are [available
                   3987: here](events/usenix2003/).
                   3988: 
                   3989: #### `May 2003`{.code} - BSDay 2003 ([top](#past))
                   3990: 
                   3991: *May 21, 2003, Warszawa-Miedzeszyn, Poland*
                   3992: 
                   3993: [AVET Information and Network Security](http://www.avet.com.pl/) are
                   3994: holding the [BSDay
                   3995: 2003](http://www.avet.com.pl/en/conferences/bsday/bsday.php) conference
                   3996: on May 21, 2003, the first event of its kind in Poland. See the web site
                   3997: for more information.
                   3998: 
                   3999: #### `May 2003`{.code} - BSDCon.it ([top](#past))
                   4000: 
                   4001: *May 9-11, 2003, Padova, Italy*
                   4002: 
                   4003: As part of [Webbit '03](http://www.webb.it/),
                   4004: [BSDCon.it](http://www.bsdcon.it/) will be held from May 9th to may 11th
                   4005: in Padova, Italy. People interested in giving a talk on NetBSD should
                   4006: contact `<ed@bsdcon.it>`{.email}.
                   4007: 
                   4008: #### `Apr 2003`{.code} - DECUS Munich Symposium 2003 ([top](#past))
                   4009: 
                   4010: *April 8th-10th, 2003, Bonn, Germany* *(updated)*
                   4011: 
                   4012: There was a presentation about porting NetBSD to old hardware, and the
                   4013: different emulating systems that allow old software to run on new
                   4014: hardware, again with NetBSD as the host OS, and one about eletronic
                   4015: voting, using the procedure for the [election of the NetBSD Board of
                   4016: Directors](../changes/#board-elections2002) as an in-depth example.
                   4017: 
                   4018: #### `Apr 2003`{.code} - Magdeburg Linuxtag ([top](#past))
                   4019: 
                   4020: *April 5th, 2003, Magdeburg, Germany*
                   4021: 
                   4022: There was a NetBSD booth and presentation at the Magdeburg Linuxtag in
                   4023: Magdeburg, Germany on April 5th 2003 at the University of Magdeburg,
                   4024: Germany. See [http://www.mdlug.de/](http://www.mdlug.de/) for more
                   4025: information. Contact Bernd Sieker `<bsieker@freenet.de>`{.email} for
                   4026: information regarding representation of NetBSD at the event.
                   4027: 
                   4028: #### `Mar 2003`{.code} - NetBSD is ten years young and still going strong! ([top](#past))
                   4029: 
                   4030: Several parties are being held in cities around the world to celebrate
                   4031: the tenth birthday of The NetBSD Project, March 21, 2003. Check out the
                   4032: [Events Gallery](events/) for more information.
                   4033: 
                   4034: #### `Mar 2003`{.code} - CeBIT 2003 ([top](#past))
                   4035: 
                   4036: *March 12-19, 2003, Hannover, Germany*
                   4037: 
                   4038: The [CeBIT 2003](http://www.cebit.de), the most widely known ICT trade
                   4039: fair world-wide, took place in Hannover, Germany from March 12-19, 2003.
                   4040: The NetBSD Project had a booth on Wednesday the 12th, and Thursday 13th,
                   4041: and there was a 30 minute presentation of the NetBSD Project. Bernd
                   4042: Sieker and Jaromir Dolocek manned the booth, see their
                   4043: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/03/20/0001.html).
                   4044: 
                   4045: #### `Mar 2003`{.code} - NetBSD System Administration training ([top](#past))
                   4046: 
                   4047: *March 4-6, 2003, Phoenix, Arizona, USA area*
                   4048: 
                   4049: [Puget Sound Technology](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/) is
                   4050: teaching a hands-on class covering the fundamentals of NetBSD system
                   4051: administration. See
                   4052: [http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/)
                   4053: for details.
                   4054: 
                   4055: #### `Mar 2003`{.code} - Chemnitzer Linux-Tag ([top](#past))
                   4056: 
                   4057: *March 1, 2003, Chemnitz, Germany*
                   4058: 
                   4059: NetBSD was represented with a booth at the [Chemnitzer Linux-Tag
                   4060: (CLT5)](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt5/). A summary of the
                   4061: events including several pictures is available online at
                   4062: [http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/clt5.html](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/clt5.html).
                   4063: Presentations, including mp3s of the talks (in German!) are available
                   4064: from:
                   4065: 
                   4066: -   [NetBSD - eine
                   4067:     Einf�hrung](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt5/vortraege/detail.html?index=40)
                   4068:     [[mp3](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt5/media/mp3/sonntag/v1/lockhoff2.mp3)]
                   4069: -   [NetBSD 1.6 - Neuigkeiten und Einsatz im
                   4070:     Embedded-Umfeld](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt5/vortraege/detail.html?index=20)
                   4071:     [[mp3](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt5/media/mp3/sonntag/v1/feyrer1.mp3)]
                   4072: -   [Der Regensburger Marathon-Cluster - eine Video-Rendering-Anwendung
                   4073:     mit
                   4074:     NetBSD](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt5/vortraege/detail.html?index=19)
                   4075:     [[mp3](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt5/media/mp3/sonntag/v1/feyrer2.mp3)]
                   4076: 
                   4077: #### `Feb 2003`{.code} - Solutions Linux ([top](#past))
                   4078: 
                   4079: *February 4-6, 2003, CNIT - Paris La Defense, France.*
                   4080: 
                   4081: The Solutions Linux conference and expo (formerly known as the Linux
                   4082: Expo Paris) held a NetBSD booth run by the
                   4083: [GCU-Squad](http://www.gcu-squad.org/) and the [French NetBSD Users
                   4084: Group](http://www.netbsd-fr.org/). A [report is available
                   4085: online.](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-users/2003/02/08/0010.html)
                   4086: 
                   4087: #### `Jan 2003`{.code} - Ottawa Open Source Weekend ([top](#past))
                   4088: 
                   4089: *January 25th, 26th, 2003, Ottawa, Canada*
                   4090: 
                   4091: On 2003 January 25 and 26, a coalition of computer professionals,
                   4092: students, and volunteers will host an Open Source Weekend in Ottawa,
                   4093: Canada. The events will be spread across the city and throughout the
                   4094: weekend to showcase the dynamic world of open source software. The major
                   4095: activities will be the:
                   4096: 
                   4097: -   Linuxfest at the University of Ottawa (Sat. Jan. 25th)
                   4098: -   Linuxfest at Carleton University (Sat. Jan. 25th)
                   4099: -   The Business of Open Source Software conference. (Sun. Jan. 26th)
                   4100: 
                   4101: For details, please see [http://www.osw.ca/](http://www.osw.ca/).
                   4102: 
                   4103: #### `Jan 2003`{.code} - LinuxWorld 2003 ([top](#past))
                   4104: 
                   4105: *January 21-24, 2003, New York, New York*
                   4106: 
                   4107: The [LinuxWorld Conference and Expo](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com) 2003
                   4108: takes place in the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City
                   4109: from January 21-24, 2003. See the
                   4110: [website](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com) for more details and a free
                   4111: registration for the expo. The NetBSD Project had a booth at LinuxWorld,
                   4112: a [short
                   4113: review](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/01/24/0000.html)
                   4114: and a [handful of pictures](http://www.NetBSD.org/~jschauma/lwe03/) are
                   4115: available online.
                   4116: 
                   4117: #### `Dec 2002`{.code} - 19th Chaos Communication Congress (19c3) ([top](#past))
                   4118: 
                   4119: *December 17th to 29th, Berlin, Germany*
                   4120: 
                   4121: The NetBSD Project will be present at the [19th Chaos Communication
                   4122: Congress](http://www.ccc.de/congress/2002/) (19c3) in Berlin, Germany,
                   4123: from December 27th to 29th.
                   4124: 
                   4125: #### `Dec 2002`{.code} - NetBSD System Administration training ([top](#past))
                   4126: 
                   4127: *December 10-12, 2002, Seattle, Washington, USA area*
                   4128: 
                   4129: [Puget Sound Technology](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/) is
                   4130: teaching a hands-on class covering the fundamentals of NetBSD system
                   4131: administration.
                   4132: 
                   4133: #### `Dec 2002`{.code} - Internet Week 2002 ([top](#past))
                   4134: 
                   4135: *December 16-20, 2002, Pacifico Yokohama, Japan*
                   4136: 
                   4137: [Japan NetBSD Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) will organize a
                   4138: BSD BoF on December 18th, 18:00(JST) at this years Internet Week. The
                   4139: BoF was broadcasted via RealVideo (179 clients)/[xcast (3
                   4140: clients)](http://www.xcast.jp/)/IRC. See
                   4141: [http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw2002/bof/bof04.htm](http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw2002/bof/bof04.htm)
                   4142: for details.
                   4143: 
                   4144: #### `Nov 2002`{.code} - KNF Congress 2002 ([top](#past))
                   4145: 
                   4146: *November 24, 2002, Nuremberg, Germany*
                   4147: 
                   4148: This years KNF Congress is under the motto "Linux in allen
                   4149: Lebenslagen???, ... und andere Fragen im Internet" ("Linux in all
                   4150: aspects of life??? ... and other questions on the Internet"). There will
                   4151: not only be Linux-oriented talks, but also a bit of talk about NetBSD,
                   4152: so this might be interesting for anyone in the area of
                   4153: Nuremberg/Germany. There will be a talk about NetBSD/dreamcast, a NetBSD
                   4154: booth and also some NetBSD-related prices in the Tombola.
                   4155: 
                   4156: The congress will take place Sunday Nov 24th, 10-18h at the
                   4157: Gemeinschaftshaus Langwasser, Glogauer Str. 50, 90473 Nuremberg,
                   4158: Germany. See
                   4159: [http://www.franken.de/kongress/index.html](http://www.franken.de/kongress/index.html)
                   4160: for more information.
                   4161: 
                   4162: #### `Nov 2002`{.code} - BSD Conference Japan ([top](#past))
                   4163: 
                   4164: *November 23, 2002, tsudahall Tokyo, Japan*
                   4165: 
                   4166: [http://www.bsdcon.jp/2002/](http://www.bsdcon.jp/2002/) with 172
                   4167: attendances.
                   4168: 
                   4169: #### `Nov 2002`{.code} - BSDCon Europe 2002 ([top](#past))
                   4170: 
                   4171: *November 15-17, 2002, Amsterdam, Netherlands*
                   4172: 
                   4173: [http://2002.eurobsdcon.org/](http://2002.eurobsdcon.org/). \`\`[Rumors,
                   4174: Gossips and Facts](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/eurobsdcon2002.html)''
                   4175: are available online thanks to Hubert Feyrer.
                   4176: 
                   4177: #### `Nov 2002`{.code} - LISA '02 ([top](#past))
                   4178: 
                   4179: *November 3-8, 2002, Philadelphia, PA*
                   4180: 
                   4181: [http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa02/](http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa02/)
                   4182: 
                   4183: #### `Nov 2002`{.code} - RISC OS S.E. Show ([top](#past))
                   4184: 
                   4185: *November 2, 2002, Guildford, UK*
                   4186: 
                   4187: The Surrey and Sussex Acorn User Group [RISC OS South-East
                   4188: Show](http://www.fillin.co.uk/seshow/), held in Guildford Technical
                   4189: College.
                   4190: 
                   4191: #### `Oct 2002`{.code} - Linuxdays 2002 ([top](#past))
                   4192: 
                   4193: *October 1-3, 2002, Luxembourg*
                   4194: 
                   4195: The NetBSD Project was present at the [Luxembourgh
                   4196: Linuxdays](http://www.linuxday.lu/), an Open Source and Free Software
                   4197: Conference and Expo held in, well, Luxembourg. Hubert Feyrer gave talks
                   4198: on [NetBSD](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/nb2002-lu.pdf) and a [video
                   4199: rendering cluster done with
                   4200: NetBSD](http://www.feyrer.de/marathon-cluster/mc-slides.pdf). A
                   4201: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2002/10/08/0000.html)
                   4202: was sent to the netbsd-advocacy list, pictures and more information are
                   4203: available from [Hubert's
                   4204: website](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/#linuxday.lu).
                   4205: 
                   4206: #### `Sep 2002`{.code} - Linux-Kongress 2002 ([top](#past))
                   4207: 
                   4208: *September 4-6, 2002, Cologne, Germany*
                   4209: 
                   4210: The NetBSD Project will be present at [Linux-Kongress
                   4211: 2002](http://www.linux-kongress.org), the 9th International Linux System
                   4212: Technology Conference, held at the Physics Institutes of the University
                   4213: of Cologne, Germany. A report and pictures of the BSD-booth is available
                   4214: online.
                   4215: 
                   4216: #### `Aug 2002`{.code} - 11th USENIX Security Symposium ([top](#past))
                   4217: 
                   4218: *August 5-9, 2002, San Francisco, CA*
                   4219: 
                   4220: [http://www.usenix.org/events/sec02/](http://www.usenix.org/events/sec02/)
                   4221: 
                   4222: #### `Jul 2002`{.code} - NetBSD 1.5.3 release ([top](#past))
                   4223: 
                   4224: *July 22, 2002*
                   4225: 
                   4226: [NetBSD 1.5.3](../releases/formal-1.5/NetBSD-1.5.3.html), a *[patch
                   4227: release](../releases/release-map.html)* improving stability, fixing bugs
                   4228: in, addressing security issues in, and adding some features to [NetBSD
                   4229: 1.5.2](../releases/formal-1.5/), has been released with support for 20
                   4230: architectures. More information is available in the [1.5.3 release
                   4231: announcement](../releases/formal-1.5/NetBSD-1.5.3.html).
                   4232: 
                   4233: #### `Jul 2002`{.code} - NetWorld+Interop 2002 Tokyo BSD BOF ([top](#past))
                   4234: 
                   4235: *July 3, 2002, Chiba, Japan*
                   4236: 
                   4237: http://www.interop.jp/syutten/report.html
                   4238: 
                   4239: [http://www.jp.freebsd.org/event/N+I2002\_BOF/](http://www.jp.freebsd.org/event/N+I2002_BOF/)
                   4240: , [BSD security update - BIND,
                   4241: OpenSSH](http://www.itojun.org/paper/itojun-interop2002-bsdbof/mgp00001.html).
                   4242: 
                   4243: #### `Jun 2002`{.code} - USENIX Annual Technical Conference ([top](#past))
                   4244: 
                   4245: *June 9-14, 2002, Montery Conference Center Monterey, California, USA*
                   4246: 
                   4247: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix02/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix02/).
                   4248: Slides of Christos Zoulas' presentation are [available
                   4249: here](events/usenix2002/).
                   4250: 
                   4251: #### `Jun 2002`{.code} - Open Source Meeting 2002 in Nagoya University ([top](#past))
                   4252: 
                   4253: *June 8-9, 2002, Nagoya, Japan*
                   4254: 
                   4255: [http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2002/](http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2002/)
                   4256: 
                   4257: #### `Jun 2002`{.code} - Linuxtag 2002 in Karlsruhe ([top](#past))
                   4258: 
                   4259: *June 6-9, 2002, Karlsruhe, Germany*
                   4260: 
                   4261: [Linuxtag](http://www.linuxtag.de) had a BSD booth. A
                   4262: [report](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/linuxtag-karlsruhe-2002.html) is
                   4263: available.
                   4264: 
                   4265: #### `May 2002`{.code} - Wakefield 2002, The Acorn RISC OS Show ([top](#past))
                   4266: 
                   4267: *May 18-19, 2002, Wakefield, UK*
                   4268: 
                   4269: [http://www.wrocc.org.uk/show/2002/](http://www.wrocc.org.uk/show/2002/)
                   4270: 
                   4271: #### `May 2002`{.code} - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting ([top](#past))
                   4272: 
                   4273: *May 18, 2002, T-Zone Minami, Akihabara, Tokyo, Japan*
                   4274: 
                   4275: [http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting4.html](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting4.html)
                   4276: 
                   4277: The Japan NetBSD Users' Group had their annual meeting with 60
                   4278: attendances, and a NetBSD BoF with 95 attendances, 210 clients via
                   4279: RealVideo. Talking about Zoularis, LCD System Status monitor, devsw
                   4280: again, presentation with less, citrus, ACPI, jp.netbsd servers, Upcoming
                   4281: 1.6 and current, sourceforge.jp, xcast6.
                   4282: 
                   4283: #### `May 2002`{.code} - Annual International Free Software Forum ([top](#past))
                   4284: 
                   4285: *May 2-4, 2002, Porto Alegre- RS, Brazil*
                   4286: 
                   4287: The Annual International Free Software Forum will take place on this May
                   4288: 2th, 3th and 4th in Porto Alegre- RS , Brazil. Mainly in event about
                   4289: Linux Gnu's solutions, this year The BSD's Operating Systems will have a
                   4290: chance to prove their value.
                   4291: 
                   4292: The Session's Speakers are Edson Brandi (FreeBSD), Diego Linke (NetBSD)
                   4293: and Ricardo Nascimento Ferreira (OpenBSD) and they will focus in the
                   4294: general aspects of the systems: history, license, goods and bads,
                   4295: technical characteristics and philosophy.
                   4296: 
                   4297: #### `Mar 2002`{.code} - 4th Chemnitz Linuxday 2002 ([top](#past))
                   4298: 
                   4299: *March 9-10, 2002, TU Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany*
                   4300: 
                   4301: [www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt4/](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt4/)
                   4302: 
                   4303: Presentations included "Migration to IPv6" mentioning NetBSD as example,
                   4304: "\*BSD - Alternative to Linux" presenting BSDs and "BIND9 - Let's talk
                   4305: IPv6". There was also a (Net)BSD booth manned by Andre Nicklas, Hubert
                   4306: Feyrer, Karl Uwe Lockhoff. A [detailed
                   4307: report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2002/03/11/0000.html)
                   4308: is available.
                   4309: 
                   4310: #### `Feb 2002`{.code} - GUUG Fr�hjahrsfachgespr�ch 2002 ([top](#past))
                   4311: 
                   4312: *February 27-March 1, 2002, Ruhr-Uni Bochum, Bochum, Germany*
                   4313: 
                   4314: [http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2002/index.html](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2002/index.html)
                   4315: 
                   4316: Presentations given during the spring meeting of the German Unix User
                   4317: Group (GUUG) included a report about NetBSD in 2002 and details about
                   4318: Rapid Deployment of IPv6 with 6to4, which covered NetBSD (among others).
                   4319: 
                   4320: #### `Feb 2002`{.code} - BSDCon 2002 ([top](#past))
                   4321: 
                   4322: *February 11-14, 2002, Cathedral Hill Hotel, San Francisco, California,
                   4323: USA*
                   4324: 
                   4325: [http://www.usenix.org/events/bsdcon02/cfp/](http://www.usenix.org/events/bsdcon02/cfp/)
                   4326: 
                   4327: #### `Dec 2001`{.code} - Internet Week 2001 ([top](#past))
                   4328: 
                   4329: *December 3-7, 2001, Yokohama, Japan*
                   4330: 
                   4331: [http://internetweek.jp/](http://internetweek.jp/)
                   4332: 
                   4333: At Internet Week 2001, there was a BSD BOF on December 6th.
                   4334: Additionally, December 7th was BSD/Linux Day.
                   4335: 
                   4336: There was a [BSD BoF session](http://www.jp.FreeBSD.org/event/iw2001/)
                   4337: on Dec 7 with 197 attendances, 392 clients via [RealVideo
                   4338: G2](http://www.real.com) broadcasting,IRC chatting. Talking about The
                   4339: BSD System on 1FDD, Special talk and Presentation [Perry E.
                   4340: Metzger/Warner Losh], IPv6 DNS transfer Club,Catch up FreeBSD
                   4341: current,talking about free software community, [BSD users group meeting
                   4342: via IPv6 XCAST](http://www.mma.gr.jp/%7Etree/bsd-20011206/).
                   4343: 
                   4344: On Dec 8, there was a [BSD/Linux
                   4345: Day](http://www.jus.or.jp/events/bsd-linux-day2001/) session talking
                   4346: about BSD, Linux, Mail User Agents, Mail Transfer, Office Suite,
                   4347: Emulation.
                   4348: 
                   4349: #### `Nov 2001`{.code} - BSDCon Europe 2001 ([top](#past))
                   4350: 
                   4351: *November 9-11, 2001, Thistle Hotel, Brighton, UK*
                   4352: 
                   4353: [http://www.bsdconeurope.org/](http://www.bsdconeurope.org/)
                   4354: 
                   4355: #### `Oct 2001`{.code} - RISC OS 2001 Show ([top](#past))
                   4356: 
                   4357: *October 20-21, 2001, Berkshire, England*
                   4358: 
                   4359: [http://www.riscos2001.com/](http://www.riscos2001.com/)
                   4360: 
                   4361: NetBSD had a stand at the [RISC OS 2001
                   4362: Show](http://www.riscos2001.com/). There was various NetBSD boxes on
                   4363: display and NetBSD 1.5.2 CDs for sale.
                   4364: 
                   4365: #### `Sep 2001`{.code} - NetBSD 1.5.2 release ([top](#past))
                   4366: 
                   4367: *September 13, 2001*
                   4368: 
                   4369: NetBSD 1.5.2, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4370: stability, fixing bugs in, and adding some features to [NetBSD
                   4371: 1.5.1](../releases/formal-1.5/), was released with support for 21
                   4372: architectures. More information is available in the [1.5.2 release
                   4373: announcement](../releases/formal-1.5/NetBSD-1.5.2.html).
                   4374: 
                   4375: #### `Aug 2001`{.code} - LinuxWorld Expo ([top](#past))
                   4376: 
                   4377: *August 26-30, 2001, San Francisco, CA*
                   4378: 
                   4379: [http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/)
                   4380: 
                   4381: The NetBSD Project had a booth at the LinuxWorld Conference & Expo from
                   4382: August 28-30, 2001. Jason Thorpe has written a short [summary about the
                   4383: NetBSD booth at
                   4384: LinuxWorld](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2001/08/30/0000.html).
                   4385: Also at the booth was the debut of NetBSD running on a Playstation 2
                   4386: from Japan.
                   4387: 
                   4388: #### `Jul 2001`{.code} - NetBSD 1.5.1 release ([top](#past))
                   4389: 
                   4390: *July 11, 2001*
                   4391: 
                   4392: NetBSD 1.5.1, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4393: stability, fixing bugs in, and adding some features to [NetBSD
                   4394: 1.5](../releases/formal-1.5/), was released with support for 21
                   4395: architectures. More information is available in the [1.5.1 release
                   4396: announcement](../releases/formal-1.5/NetBSD-1.5.1.html).
                   4397: 
                   4398: #### `Jun 2001`{.code} - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting ([top](#past))
                   4399: 
                   4400: *June 30, 2001, [ASCII Corporation](http://www.ascii.co.jp/info/),
                   4401: Tokyo, Japan*
                   4402: 
                   4403: [http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting3.html](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting3.html)
                   4404: 
                   4405: The Japan NetBSD Users' Group had their annual meeting with 52
                   4406: attendances, and a NetBSD BoF with 102 attendances, 275 clients via
                   4407: RealVideo G2 broadcasting.
                   4408: 
                   4409: Talking about jp.NetBSD.org servers, NetBSD status updates after
                   4410: USENIX2001,Korea NetBSD User Group, www.NetBSD.org Logo, Chiba-BUG,
                   4411: Making plan for NetBSD Book in Japan, XCAST on NetBSD, The New
                   4412: Block/Character Device Switch Configration Framework, Life in PEACE, wdc
                   4413: MD driver for DC IDE-HD Interface on NetBSD/dreamcast, Get into
                   4414: Zoularis, PS2Linux for NetBSD, and special guest talking with Antti
                   4415: Kantee from Finland. Japan NetBSD Users' Group will have a special
                   4416: meeting on 54th IETF Yokohama, Japan.
                   4417: 
                   4418: #### `Jun 2001`{.code} - USENIX Annual Technical Conference ([top](#past))
                   4419: 
                   4420: *June 25-30, 2001, Boston, MA*
                   4421: 
                   4422: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/)
                   4423: 
                   4424: NetBSD was well represented at [Usenix
                   4425: 2001](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/), and we would like to
                   4426: thank everyone involved in the BSD BoF and the NetBSD booth.
                   4427: 
                   4428: The NetBSD Project had a presentation at the BSD BoF which was headed by
                   4429: [NetBSD Core Group](../people/core.html) members Christos Zoulas and
                   4430: Luke Mewburn. A list of highlights is available in Chuck Toporek's
                   4431: "[Greetings from the BSD Super
                   4432: BoF](http://unix.oreilly.com/news/usenixchuck_0601.html)" article. The
                   4433: slides from this talk are available at
                   4434: [events/usenix2001/](events/usenix2001/).
                   4435: 
                   4436: Luke Mewburn was also a part of the scripting technical session; his
                   4437: presentation was entitled, "The Design and Implementation of the NetBSD
                   4438: rc.d System". In Ellen Siever's "[Usenix Technical Session
                   4439: Wrap-Up](http://unix.oreilly.com/news/usenixellen_0601.html)" article,
                   4440: she talks briefly about Luke's presentation. Luke's paper can be found
                   4441: at the [Usenix 2001](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/) web site,
                   4442: in both HTML and PDF formats, under [FREENIX Track Refereed
                   4443: Papers](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/freenix01/mewburn.html)
                   4444: (requires USENIX membership). The paper may also be found in
                   4445: [PDF](http://www.mewburn.net/luke/papers/rc.d.pdf) format at Luke's own
                   4446: web site.
                   4447: 
                   4448: Again, a thank you to all involved.
                   4449: 
                   4450: #### `Jun 2001`{.code} - Open Source Meeting 2001 in Nagoya University ([top](#past))
                   4451: 
                   4452: *June 9-10, 2001, Nagoya, Japan*
                   4453: 
                   4454: [http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2001/](http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2001/)
                   4455: 
                   4456: On June 9-10th, 2001, several Bof about open source community in japan
                   4457: were held.100+150 persons attended in person.
                   4458: 
                   4459: #### `Jun 2001`{.code} - NetWorld+Interop Tokyo, BSD BoF ([top](#past))
                   4460: 
                   4461: *June 7 2001, Chiba, Japan*
                   4462: 
                   4463: [http://www.interop.jp/](http://www.interop.jp/)
                   4464: 
                   4465: On June 7th, 2001, a BSD BoF was held as one of the night sessions at
                   4466: [NetWorld+Interop Tokyo](http://www.interop.jp/). Over 300 people
                   4467: attended in person, 50-100 people attended over IRC (volunteers typed
                   4468: the discussions to a couple of IRC channels), and 828 clients watched
                   4469: the discussion over RealVideo transmission. Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino
                   4470: wrote up a [summary of the BSD BoF at NetWorld+Interop
                   4471: Tokyo](events/interop-tokyo-2001.html).
                   4472: 
                   4473: #### `May 2001`{.code} - Wakefield 2001 ([top](#past))
                   4474: 
                   4475: *May 19-20, 2001, Wakefield, UK*
                   4476: 
                   4477: There was a NetBSD stand at the Wakefield Acorn / RiscOS show. The
                   4478: Wakefield show was more of an ARM biased show, so there was a
                   4479: [NetBSD/arm26](../ports/arm26/) and [NetBSD/arm32](../ports/arm32/)
                   4480: slant to the NetBSD stand. The stand featured machines running NetBSD,
                   4481: and CD-ROMS of the NetBSD system with some additional pre-built packages
                   4482: and a copy of the NetBSD web site on them. Also at the show Chris
                   4483: Gilbert gave a talk about NetBSD.
                   4484: 
                   4485: #### `Apr 2001`{.code} - Comdex Spring 2001 ([top](#past))
                   4486: 
                   4487: *April 2-5, 2001, Chicago, IL*
                   4488: 
                   4489: [http://www.comdex.com/](http://www.comdex.com/)
                   4490: 
                   4491: NetBSD had a booth at [Comdex](http://www.comdex.com/) Spring 2001. A
                   4492: [short summary](events/comdex-spring-2001.html) of NetBSD at Comdex
                   4493: Spring is available.
                   4494: 
                   4495: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4496: 
                   4497: #### `Feb 2001`{.code} - Open Source Matsuri 2001 in Akihabara ([top](#past))
                   4498: 
                   4499: *February 10-11, 2001, Tokyo, Japan*
                   4500: 
                   4501: [Japan NetBSD Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) had a
                   4502: [booth](http://www.voj.toda.saitama.jp/photo/OpenSource2001/) with SONY
                   4503: NEWS,Sun Ultra1,DEC VAX station,Sega DreamCast,Mac SE/30, Sharp
                   4504: X68030,Mac G4Qube,iBook,NEC MobileGearII,
                   4505: [PEACE](http://chiharu.hauN.ORG/peace/) and [umidi/utoro
                   4506: demo](http://utoro.imou.to/) with 7000 attendances. Held a Presentation
                   4507: & a tutorial about NetBSD by jun@NetBSD.org. [[Reports on
                   4508: jp.NetBSD.org](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/event/20010210OSF/)]
                   4509: 
                   4510: #### `Jan 2001`{.code} - LinuxWorld Expo 2001 ([top](#past))
                   4511: 
                   4512: *January 30-February 2, 2001, New York City, USA*
                   4513: 
                   4514: [http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/)
                   4515: 
                   4516: The NetBSD Project shared a stand with [Wasabi
                   4517: Systems](http://www.wasabisystems.com/) at LinuxWorld Expo 2001. The
                   4518: stand had a variety of different platforms running NetBSD, 1.5 CDs, and
                   4519: other swag.
                   4520: 
                   4521: #### `Dec 2000`{.code} - Internet Week 2000 ([top](#past))
                   4522: 
                   4523: *December 18-21, 2000, Osaka, Japan*
                   4524: 
                   4525: [http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw2000/](http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw2000/)
                   4526: 
                   4527: There was a [BSD BoF
                   4528: session](http://www.unixmagic.org/ml/netbsd/200012/msg00019.html) on Dec
                   4529: 19 with 160 attendances, 94 clients via [RealVideo
                   4530: G2](http://www.real.com) broadcasting,60 IRC realtime broadcasting
                   4531: clients. Talking about The BSD System on 1FDD, USB maniacs from across
                   4532: the [BSD magazine](http://www.ascii.co.jp/BSDmag/) editorial room,
                   4533: announce from BSDi Japan Office, Users groups in
                   4534: JP[[NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/), [OFUG](http://www.ofug.net/),
                   4535: [S\*BUG](http://www.bbsbrain.ne.jp/~sbug/),
                   4536: [K\*bug](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/), [NBUG](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/),
                   4537: [JNUG](http://www.NetBSD.org/community/groups.html#jnug), L\*BUG],
                   4538: little red [Daemon-kun](http://www.twin.ne.jp/~minamie/ost/) from The
                   4539: Open Source Toys Project, BSD goods present time,and more thinking about
                   4540: BSD activity in Japan.
                   4541: 
                   4542: #### `Dec 2000`{.code} - NetBSD 1.5 release ([top](#past))
                   4543: 
                   4544: *December 6, 2000*
                   4545: 
                   4546: [NetBSD 1.5](../releases/formal-1.5/), the eighth [major
                   4547: release](../releases/release-map.html) of NetBSD, was announced to the
                   4548: public.
                   4549: 
                   4550: #### `Dec 2000`{.code} - Usenix Systems Administration Conference (LISA) ([top](#past))
                   4551: 
                   4552: *December 3-8, 2000, New Orleans, LA*
                   4553: 
                   4554: [http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa2000/](http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa2000/)
                   4555: 
                   4556: #### `Nov 2000`{.code} - NetBSD 1.4.3 release ([top](#past))
                   4557: 
                   4558: *November 25, 2000*
                   4559: 
                   4560: NetBSD 1.4.3, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4561: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.4](../releases/formal-1.4/), was
                   4562: announced to the public.
                   4563: 
                   4564: #### `Nov 2000`{.code} - Comdex Fall 2000 ([top](#past))
                   4565: 
                   4566: *November 13-17 2000, Las Vegas, NV*
                   4567: 
                   4568: [http://www.comdex.com/](http://www.comdex.com/)
                   4569: 
                   4570: The NetBSD Project had a booth at Comdex Fall 2000. We demonstrated a
                   4571: full desktop system running on a Macintosh G4 cube, as well as other
                   4572: sundry bits. The cube also appeared on German 3Sat Neues.
                   4573: 
                   4574: Expenses for this event were underwritten by LinuxMall and The NetBSD
                   4575: Mission.
                   4576: 
                   4577: #### `Oct 2000`{.code} - Linux Expo Toronto 2000 ([top](#past))
                   4578: 
                   4579: *October 30-November 1 2000, Toronto, Ontario, Canada*
                   4580: 
                   4581: [http://www.linuxexpocanada.com/](http://www.linuxexpocanada.com/)
                   4582: 
                   4583: The NetBSD Project had a booth at displaying NetBSD i386 and mac68k -
                   4584: T-shirts and 1.4.2 CDs were available. The i386 machine was running an
                   4585: automated demo which will soon be available in pkgsrc.
                   4586: 
                   4587: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission and
                   4588: David Maxwell.
                   4589: 
                   4590: #### `Oct 2000`{.code} - RISC OS 2000 ([top](#past))
                   4591: 
                   4592: *October 21-22 2000, Epsom, England*
                   4593: 
                   4594: [http://www.armclub.org.uk/shows/riscos/](http://www.armclub.org.uk/shows/riscos/)
                   4595: 
                   4596: A group of NetBSD enthusiasts were one of the exhibitors at RISC OS
                   4597: 2000. They had CD's, leaflets, and a mixture of hardware running NetBSD
                   4598: on display. David Brownlee wrote up a report about the [NetBSD stand at
                   4599: RISC OS 2000](events/riscos-2000.html).
                   4600: 
                   4601: #### `Oct 2000`{.code} - BSDCon 2000 ([top](#past))
                   4602: 
                   4603: *October 14-20 2000, Monterey, CA*
                   4604: 
                   4605: [http://www.bsdcon.org/](http://www.bsdcon.org/)
                   4606: 
                   4607: NetBSD had a table at this event, and there were a couple of talks
                   4608: spotlighting NetBSD.
                   4609: 
                   4610: Erik Berls `<cyber@NetBSD.org>`{.email} and Luke Mewburn
                   4611: `<lukem@NetBSD.org>`{.email} gave a talk entitled "NetBSD: Platform for
                   4612: the Future". Slides are available at
                   4613: [http://www.mewburn.net/luke/talks/bsdcon-2000/](http://www.mewburn.net/luke/talks/bsdcon-2000/).
                   4614: 
                   4615: Also, Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino gave a talk on NetBSD 1.5. A transcript
                   4616: is available at
                   4617: [ftp://ftp.itojun.org/pub/paper/itojun-bsdcon2000-netbsd15.ps.gz](ftp://ftp.itojun.org/pub/paper/itojun-bsdcon2000-netbsd15.ps.gz).
                   4618: 
                   4619: #### `Oct 2000`{.code} - Atlanta Linux Showcase ([top](#past))
                   4620: 
                   4621: *October 12-14 2000, Atlanta, GA*
                   4622: 
                   4623: [http://www.linuxshowcase.org/](http://www.linuxshowcase.org/)
                   4624: 
                   4625: The NetBSD Project ran a booth at this event, showcasing NetBSD on
                   4626: non-PC platforms (primarily the Mac G4 cube). Some unfortunate bugs were
                   4627: fixed onsite.
                   4628: 
                   4629: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4630: 
                   4631: #### `Aug 2000`{.code} - LinuxWorld Conference & Expo ([top](#past))
                   4632: 
                   4633: *August 14-17 2000, San Jose, CA*
                   4634: 
                   4635: [http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/)
                   4636: 
                   4637: There was a BSD BoF session on Wednesday August 16th. In the September
                   4638: 2000 issue, Daemon News published an
                   4639: [article](http://ezine.daemonnews.org/200009/linuxworld-2000.html) on
                   4640: the BSD presence at LinuxWorld 2000.
                   4641: 
                   4642: #### `Jul 2000`{.code} - O'Reilly Open Source Software Convention 2000 ([top](#past))
                   4643: 
                   4644: *July 17-20, 2000, Monterey, CA*
                   4645: 
                   4646: http://conferences.oreilly.com/oscon2000/
                   4647: 
                   4648: NetBSD had a table at the O'Reilly Open Source Software Convention 2000.
                   4649: Also, there was a session called the "Future of the BSDs", presented by
                   4650: a group that included Charles Hannum from NetBSD.
                   4651: 
                   4652: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4653: 
                   4654: #### `Jul 2000`{.code} - Comdex Canada 2000 ([top](#past))
                   4655: 
                   4656: *July 12-14 2000, Toronto, Ontario, Canada*
                   4657: 
                   4658: The NetBSD Project had a booth at Comdex Canada 2000 at which T-shirts
                   4659: and 1.4.2 CDs were available. There are some photos of [the screen,
                   4660: showing the bktr display](../images/events/20000712-1.jpg), NetBSD
                   4661: developers [David Maxwell (left) and D'Arcy Cain
                   4662: (right)](../images/events/20000712-2.jpg), and helpers [Carol Cain, and
                   4663: Robert Waters](../images/events/20000712-3.jpg). We also have pictures
                   4664: of another [User Friendly visitor](../images/events/booth_puppy.jpg).
                   4665: 
                   4666: Expenses for this event were underwritten by LinuxMall, The NetBSD
                   4667: Mission and David Maxwell.
                   4668: 
                   4669: #### `Jul 2000`{.code} - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting ([top](#past))
                   4670: 
                   4671: *July 1 2000, Tokyo Japan*
                   4672: 
                   4673: [http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting2.html](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting2.html)
                   4674: 
                   4675: The Japan NetBSD Users' Group had their annual meeting, and a NetBSD BoF
                   4676: followed.
                   4677: 
                   4678: #### `Jun 2000`{.code} - LinuxTag 2000 ([top](#past))
                   4679: 
                   4680: *June 29-July 2 2000, Stuttgart, Germany*
                   4681: 
                   4682: http://www.linuxtag.org/2000/english/
                   4683: 
                   4684: A group of \*BSD enthusiasts organized a \*BSD booth at [LinuxTag
                   4685: 2000](http://www.linuxtag.org/2000/english/), which, among many other
                   4686: things, included a variety of boxes showcasing NetBSD. Christian
                   4687: Weisgerber has written a [summary](events/linuxtag-2000.html) about his
                   4688: experiences at LinuxTag 2000, as one both manning the \*BSD booth and
                   4689: giving a talk.
                   4690: 
                   4691: #### `Jun 2000`{.code} - Usenix Annual Technical Conference ([top](#past))
                   4692: 
                   4693: *June 21-22 2000, San Diego, CA*
                   4694: 
                   4695: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix2000/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix2000/)
                   4696: 
                   4697: NetBSD had a presence at the [Usenix Annual Technical
                   4698: Conference](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix2000/) in 2000. Most
                   4699: notably, Charles Hannum gave a talk about NetBSD, William Studenmund
                   4700: gave a [technical session on
                   4701: DMFS](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix2000/freenix/studenmund.html)
                   4702: (Data Migration File System) for NetBSD, Chuck Silvers gave a [technical
                   4703: session on
                   4704: UBC](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix2000/freenix/silvers.html)
                   4705: (an efficient United I/O and Memory Caching Subsystem for NetBSD), and
                   4706: Jun-ichiro Hagino gave a [technical session on mbuf changes in
                   4707: KAME/\*BSD IPv6
                   4708: support](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix2000/freenix/hagino.html).
                   4709: There was also a BSD BoF which included people kicking around beach
                   4710: balls emblazoned with "NetBSD support: it's not hot air anymore" in
                   4711: reference to the launch of [Wasabi
                   4712: Systems](http://www.wasabisystems.com/).
                   4713: 
                   4714: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The Usenix Association and
                   4715: The NetBSD Mission.
                   4716: 
                   4717: #### `Jun 2000`{.code} - German Unix User Group spring '00 meeting ([top](#past))
                   4718: 
                   4719: *June 14-16 2000, Cologne, Germany*
                   4720: 
                   4721: [http://www.guug.de/](http://www.guug.de/)
                   4722: 
                   4723: NetBSD was represented at the spring meeting of the [German Unix User
                   4724: Group](http://www.guug.de/). Ignatios Souvatzis gave a presentation
                   4725: about experiences with IPv6 using NetBSD.
                   4726: 
                   4727: #### `Jun 2000`{.code} - NetWorld+Interop Tokyo ([top](#past))
                   4728: 
                   4729: *June 8 2000, Chiba, Japan*
                   4730: 
                   4731: [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)
                   4732: 
                   4733: A joint \*BSD users group BOF was held. Jordan Hubbard and Warner Losh
                   4734: (of FreeBSD) joined and gave us a talk. BOF session covering various
                   4735: \*BSD followed.
                   4736: 
                   4737: #### `Apr 2000`{.code} - Comdex Spring 2000 ([top](#past))
                   4738: 
                   4739: *April 17-20 2000, Chicago, IL*
                   4740: 
                   4741: [http://www.comdex.com/](http://www.comdex.com/)
                   4742: 
                   4743: Expenses for this event were underwritten by LinuxMall and The NetBSD
                   4744: Mission.
                   4745: 
                   4746: #### `Apr 2000`{.code} - Linux Expo ([top](#past))
                   4747: 
                   4748: *April 10-12 2000, Montreal, Quebec, Canada*
                   4749: 
                   4750: [http://www.linuxexpocanada.com/](http://www.linuxexpocanada.com/)
                   4751: 
                   4752: The NetBSD Project had a booth displaying NetBSD i386, hpcmips, and
                   4753: mmeye at this event in Montreal, Canada. T-shirts, 1.4.1, 1.4.2, and
                   4754: snapshot CDs were available.
                   4755: 
                   4756: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4757: 
                   4758: #### `Mar 2000`{.code} - DECUS Munich ([top](#past))
                   4759: 
                   4760: *March 29, 2000, Munich, Germany*
                   4761: 
                   4762: [http://www.decus.de/](http://www.decus.de/)
                   4763: 
                   4764: Ignatios Souvatzis talked about NetBSD news and experiences with IPv6 on
                   4765: NetBSD at the DECUS Munich Symposium in Bonn.
                   4766: 
                   4767: #### `Mar 2000`{.code} - NetBSD 1.4.2 release ([top](#past))
                   4768: 
                   4769: *March 19, 2000*
                   4770: 
                   4771: NetBSD 1.4.2, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4772: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.4](../releases/formal-1.4/), was
                   4773: announced to the public.
                   4774: 
                   4775: #### `Feb 2000`{.code} - Linux Expo ([top](#past))
                   4776: 
                   4777: *February 1-3 2000, Paris, France*
                   4778: 
                   4779: [http://www.linuxexpoparis.com/](http://www.linuxexpoparis.com/)
                   4780: 
                   4781: There was a BSD BoF at the New York Linuxworld on Thursday, February
                   4782: 3rd.
                   4783: 
                   4784: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4785: 
                   4786: #### `Dec 1999`{.code} - Internet Week 1999 ([top](#past))
                   4787: 
                   4788: *December 18 1999, Yokohama, Japan*
                   4789: 
                   4790: [http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw99/](http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw99/)
                   4791: 
                   4792: There was a [BSD BoF session](http://www.jp.freebsd.org/event/iw99/) on
                   4793: Dec 18.
                   4794: 
                   4795: #### `Dec 1999`{.code} - The Bazaar ([top](#past))
                   4796: 
                   4797: *December 14-16 1999, New York City, NY*
                   4798: 
                   4799: The NetBSD Project had two kiosks at "The Bazaar" in New York City at
                   4800: the Javits Center. We demoed NetBSD on several hardware platforms, and
                   4801: provided live video from the show floor via a [Brains, Inc. mmEye video
                   4802: server](http://www.brains.co.jp/).
                   4803: 
                   4804: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4805: 
                   4806: #### `Nov 1999`{.code} - Comdex Fall 1999 ([top](#past))
                   4807: 
                   4808: *November 15-19 1999, Las Vegas, NV*
                   4809: 
                   4810: [http://www.comdex.com/](http://www.comdex.com/)
                   4811: 
                   4812: The NetBSD Project had a booth at Comdex Fall 1999. We had 1.4.1 CD
                   4813: sets, sample CDs, demo machines, and a few surprises.
                   4814: 
                   4815: Expenses for this event were underwritten by LinuxMall and The NetBSD
                   4816: Mission.
                   4817: 
                   4818: #### `Nov 1999`{.code} - Open Source Matsuri99 in Akihabara ([top](#past))
                   4819: 
                   4820: *November 12-13, 1999, Akihabara, Tokyo*
                   4821: 
                   4822: Japan NetBSD Users' Group ran a booth at Open Source Matsuri'99 in
                   4823: Akihabara ("Matsuri" is Japanese word for "Festival"). We had demo
                   4824: machines and short Presentation with NetBSD/hpcmips.
                   4825: 
                   4826: #### `Oct 1999`{.code} - Atlanta Linux Showcase 1999 ([top](#past))
                   4827: 
                   4828: *October 14-16, 1999, Atlanta, GA*
                   4829: 
                   4830: [http://www.linuxshowcase.org/1999/](http://www.linuxshowcase.org/1999/)
                   4831: 
                   4832: The NetBSD Project ran a booth at the Atlanta Linux Showcase. 1.4.1 CD
                   4833: sets and T-shirts were on sale.
                   4834: 
                   4835: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4836: 
                   4837: #### `Oct 1999`{.code} - BSD Social Event in Berlin ([top](#past))
                   4838: 
                   4839: *October 9-10, 1999*
                   4840: 
                   4841: #### `Aug 1999`{.code} - NetBSD 1.4.1 release ([top](#past))
                   4842: 
                   4843: *August 26, 1999*
                   4844: 
                   4845: NetBSD 1.4.1, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4846: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.4](../releases/formal-1.4/), was
                   4847: announced to the public.
                   4848: 
                   4849: #### `Jul 1999`{.code} - Wizards of OS \#1 ([top](#past))
                   4850: 
                   4851: *July 16-17, 1999, Berlin, Germany*
                   4852: 
                   4853: Patrick M. Hausen talked about FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD at the Free
                   4854: Software Projects panel of the Wizards of OS conference.
                   4855: 
                   4856: #### `Jun 1999`{.code} - LinuxTag '99 ([top](#past))
                   4857: 
                   4858: *June 26-27, 1999, Kaiserslautern, Germany*
                   4859: 
                   4860: [http://www.linuxtag.org/1999/](http://www.linuxtag.org/1999/)
                   4861: 
                   4862: The NetBSD Project attended LinuxTag '99 in Kaiserslautern, Germany. We
                   4863: exhibited a NetBSD/arm32 system running on a DNARD, and demonstrated the
                   4864: package system.
                   4865: 
                   4866: #### `Jun 1999`{.code} - Usenix '99 ([top](#past))
                   4867: 
                   4868: *June 6-11, 1999, Monterey, CA*
                   4869: 
                   4870: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix99/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix99/)
                   4871: 
                   4872: The NetBSD foundation attended the USENIX Annual Technical Conference in
                   4873: Monterey, CA. There was a Birds of a Feather session on Tuesday 8, 8pm -
                   4874: 10pm, and an exhibition booth featuring many different platforms. There
                   4875: is also a [full report](events/usenix1999.html) available.
                   4876: 
                   4877: #### `Mar 1999`{.code} - German Unix User Group spring '99 meeting ([top](#past))
                   4878: 
                   4879: *March 16-19, 1999, Germany*
                   4880: 
                   4881: [http://www.guug.de/](http://www.guug.de/)
                   4882: 
                   4883: During the spring meeting of the [German Unix User
                   4884: Group](http://www.guug.de/) (GUUG), NetBSD was mentioned in two talks
                   4885: held by [Dr. Alexandre
                   4886: Wennmacher](http://www.uni-koeln.de/math-nat-fak/geomet/geo/mitarbeiter/mitarb/aw.html).
                   4887: The first described security through file flags and the second was about
                   4888: checkpointing in userspace.
                   4889: 
                   4890: At the \*BSD BoF, Hubert Feyrer explained the changes made in the
                   4891: Packages System to what was taken from FreeBSD, Christoph Badura
                   4892: answered general NetBSD questions.
                   4893: 
                   4894: #### `May 1999`{.code} - NetBSD 1.4 release ([top](#past))
                   4895: 
                   4896: *May 12, 1999*
                   4897: 
                   4898: [NetBSD 1.4](../releases/formal-1.4/), the seventh [major
                   4899: release](../releases/release-map.html) of NetBSD, was announced to the
                   4900: public.
                   4901: 
                   4902: #### `Dec 1998`{.code} - NetBSD 1.3.3 release ([top](#past))
                   4903: 
                   4904: *December 23, 1998*
                   4905: 
                   4906: NetBSD 1.3.3, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4907: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.3](../releases/formal-1.3/), was
                   4908: announced to the public.
                   4909: 
                   4910: #### `Aug 1998`{.code} - Open Source Developer Day ([top](#past))
                   4911: 
                   4912: *August 21, 1998, San Jose, CA*
                   4913: 
                   4914: The NetBSD Project was proud to be a partner with O'Reilly and
                   4915: Associates for its Open Source Developer Day, held at the Fairmont Hotel
                   4916: in San Jose, CA.
                   4917: 
                   4918: #### `Jun 1998`{.code} - Usenix freenix track ([top](#past))
                   4919: 
                   4920: *June 15-19, 1998, New Orleans, LA*
                   4921: 
                   4922: [FREENIX](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix98/freenix/),
                   4923: the freely redistributable software track, was held at
                   4924: [Usenix](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix98/).
                   4925: FREENIX was intended to be a showcase for the latest developments and
                   4926: interesting applications in freely redistributable software including
                   4927: NetBSD, FreeBSD, Linux, OpenBSD, GNU and Samba.
                   4928: 
                   4929: #### `May 1998`{.code} - NetBSD 1.3.2 release ([top](#past))
                   4930: 
                   4931: *May 29, 1998*
                   4932: 
                   4933: NetBSD 1.3.2, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4934: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.3](../releases/formal-1.3/), was
                   4935: announced to the public.
                   4936: 
                   4937: #### `Apr 1998`{.code} - MTT '98 "Magic Days Trier" ([top](#past))
                   4938: 
                   4939: *April 25-26, 1998, Germany*
                   4940: 
                   4941: The Amiga1 user group held another MTT.
                   4942: 
                   4943: #### `Mar 1998`{.code} - NetBSD 1.3.1 release ([top](#past))
                   4944: 
                   4945: *March 9, 1998*
                   4946: 
                   4947: NetBSD 1.3.1, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4948: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.3](../releases/formal-1.3/), was
                   4949: released.
                   4950: 
                   4951: #### `Jan 1998`{.code} - NetBSD 1.3 release ([top](#past))
                   4952: 
                   4953: *January 4, 1998*
                   4954: 
                   4955: [NetBSD-1.3](../releases/formal-1.5/), the sixth [major
                   4956: release](../releases/release-map.html) of NetBSD, was announced to the
                   4957: public.
                   4958: 
                   4959: #### `May 1997`{.code} - NetBSD 1.2.1 release ([top](#past))
                   4960: 
                   4961: *May 20, 1997*
                   4962: 
                   4963: NetBSD 1.2.1, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4964: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.2](../releases/formal-1.2/), was
                   4965: announced to the public.
                   4966: 
                   4967: #### `Apr 1997`{.code} - MTT '97 "Magic Days Trier" ([top](#past))
                   4968: 
                   4969: *April 19-20, 1997, Germany*
                   4970: 
                   4971: A NetBSD-1.2.1/Amiga preview, running on a DraCo and (after installing
                   4972: it live over ARCnet) on an Amiga 3000, was presented by J�rgen Schmitz
                   4973: and Ignatios Souvatzis at the MTT '97.
                   4974: 
                   4975: #### `Apr 1997`{.code} - DECUS Munich ([top](#past))
                   4976: 
                   4977: *April 17, 1997, Bonn, Germany*
                   4978: 
                   4979: Ignatios Souvatzis presented a talk about *NetBSD on Digital Hardware*
                   4980: at the [DECUS Munich](http://www.decus.de/) Symposium in Bonn.
                   4981: 
                   4982: #### `Jan 1997`{.code} - Anaheim Usenix Birds of a Feather ([top](#past))
                   4983: 
                   4984: *January 14, 1997, Anaheim, CA*
                   4985: 
                   4986: NetBSD hosted a Birds of a Feather at the Usenix conference which was
                   4987: held in Anaheim California. Christos Zoulas spoke about the current
                   4988: state, goals and future directions of the project, while Paul
                   4989: Kranenburg, Aaron Brown and Chris Demetriou answered questions about the
                   4990: sparc and the alpha ports respectively.
                   4991: 
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