Annotation of wikisrc/events.mdwn, revision 1.76

1.56      maxv        1: [[!meta title="Events"]]
                      2: 
1.2       wiki        3: This is an incomplete list of NetBSD-related events. If you know about
                      4: some public event that fits and would like it to be listed here,
1.48      leot        5: [contact us.](//www.NetBSD.org/cgi-bin/feedback.cgi)
1.2       wiki        6: 
                      7: For a list of NetBSD-related presentations, please check out our
1.48      leot        8: [presentation pages](//www.NetBSD.org/gallery/presentations/).
1.2       wiki        9: 
1.66      khorben    10: See also the NetBSD [[developer summits|summits]].
                     11: 
1.49      leot       12: 
1.8       wiki       13: Future Events
                     14: -------------
1.40      leot       15: 
1.76    ! leot       16: ### `Jul 2019` - pkgsrcCon 2019, Cambridge, United Kingdom
        !            17: 
        !            18: *July 13 - 14, 2019, Cambridge, United Kingdom*
        !            19: 
        !            20: [pkgsrcCon](//mail-index.NetBSD.org/pkgsrc-users/2019/06/13/msg028791.html)
        !            21: is the annual technical conference for people working on pkgsrc, a
        !            22: framework for building over 19,000 open source software packages.
        !            23: pkgsrc is the native package manager on NetBSD, SmartOS and Minix, and
        !            24: is portable across many different operating systems including Linux and
        !            25: Mac OS X.
        !            26: 
        !            27: 
1.72      leot       28: ### `Sep 2019` - EuroBSDcon 2019, Lillehammer, Norway
                     29: 
                     30: *September 19 - 22, 2019, Scandic Lillehammer Hotel, Lillehammer, Norway*
                     31: 
                     32: [EuroBSDcon](https://2019.eurobsdcon.org/) is the premier European
                     33: conference on the open source BSD operating systems attracting
                     34: about 300 highly skilled engineering professionals, software
                     35: developers, computer science students and professors, and users
                     36: from all over Europe and other parts of the world. The goal of
                     37: EuroBSDcon is to exchange knowledge about the BSD operating systems,
                     38: facilitate coordination and cooperation among users and developers.
                     39: 
                     40: 
1.75      leot       41: ### `Mar 2020` - AsiaBSDCon 2020, Tokyo, Japan
                     42: 
                     43: *March 19 - 22, Tokyo University of Science, Tokyo, Japan*
                     44: 
                     45: [AsiaBSDCon](https://www.asiabsdcon.org/) is a
                     46: conference for users and developers on BSD based systems.
                     47: The conference is for anyone developing, deploying and using systems
                     48: based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X.
                     49: AsiaBSDCon is a technical conference and aims to collect the best
                     50: technical papers and presentations available to ensure that the latest
                     51: developments in our open source community are shared with the widest
                     52: possible audience.
                     53: 
                     54: 
1.49      leot       55: Past Events
                     56: -----------
1.75      leot       57: ### `May 2019` - BSDCan 2019, Ottawa, Canada
                     58: 
                     59: *May 15 - 18, 2019, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada*
                     60: 
                     61: [BSDCan](https://www.bsdcan.org/2019/), a BSD conference held in
                     62: Ottawa, Canada, quickly established itself as the technical conference
                     63: for people working on and with 4.4BSD based operating systems and
                     64: related projects. The organizers have found a fantastic formula
                     65: that appeals to a wide range of people from extreme novices to
                     66: advanced developers.
                     67: 
1.49      leot       68: 
1.74      leot       69: ### `Mar 2019` - AsiaBSDCon 2019, Tokyo, Japan
                     70: 
                     71: *March 21 - 24, Tokyo University of Science, Tokyo, Japan*
                     72: 
                     73: [AsiaBSDCon](https://www.asiabsdcon.org/) is a
                     74: conference for users and developers on BSD based systems.
                     75: The conference is for anyone developing, deploying and using systems
                     76: based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X.
                     77: AsiaBSDCon is a technical conference and aims to collect the best
                     78: technical papers and presentations available to ensure that the latest
                     79: developments in our open source community are shared with the widest
                     80: possible audience.
                     81: 
                     82: 
1.73      leot       83: ### `Feb 2019` - FOSDEM 2019 Brussels, Belgium
                     84: 
                     85: *February 2 - 3, 2019, ULB Solbosch Campus, Brussels, Belgium*
                     86: 
                     87: [FOSDEM](https://fosdem.org/2019/) is a
                     88: free event for software developers to meet, share ideas
                     89: and collaborate. Every year, thousands of developers of
                     90: free and open source software from all over the world gather
                     91: at the event in Brussels.
                     92: 
                     93: There is a special developer's room reserved for BSD licensed
                     94: operating systems and their talks.
                     95: 
                     96: Please see
                     97: [this announcement](https://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2018/10/24/msg000787.html)
                     98: for details.
                     99: 
                    100: 
1.69      leot      101: ### `Oct 2018` - MeetBSDCA 2018, Santa Clara, US
                    102: 
                    103: *October 19 - 20, 2018, Intel Santa Clara Campus, California, US*
                    104: 
                    105: [MeetBSD California](https://www.meetbsd.com/) is a biennial BSD
                    106: Unix conference that takes place in Silicon Valley. The first
                    107: MeetBSD California took place in 2008 and in 2018 it will take
                    108: place at the Intel Santa Clara Campus.
                    109: 
                    110: 
1.68      leot      111: ### `Sep 2018` - EuroBSDCon 2018, Bucharest, Romania
                    112: 
                    113: *September 20 - 23, 2018, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania*
                    114: 
                    115: [EuroBSDCon](https://2018.eurobsdcon.org/) is the premier European
                    116: conference on the open source BSD operating systems attracting
                    117: about 300 highly skilled engineering professionals, software
                    118: developers, computer science students and professors, and users
                    119: from all over Europe and other parts of the world. The goal of
                    120: EuroBSDcon is to exchange knowledge about the BSD operating systems,
                    121: facilitate coordination and cooperation among users and developers.
                    122: 
                    123: 
1.63      wiki      124: ### `Jul 2018` - Japan NetBSD Users Group annual Meeting and BoF, Tokyo, Japan
                    125: 
                    126: *July 14, 2018, Takeda Building, The University of Tokyo, Japan*
                    127: 
                    128: [Japan NetBSD User Group annual Meeting and BoF](http://www.jp.netbsd.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting20.html.en)
                    129: is the 20th annual meeting organized by the
                    130: [Japan NetBSD Users Group](http://www.jp.netbsd.org/ja/JP/JNUG/).
                    131: The meeting consists of the 20th Annual Meeting opened to all
                    132: members of JNUG and the NetBSD BoF (Birds of a Feather), the casual
                    133: meeting for individuals who have interests to the NetBSD operating
                    134: system opened to everybody interested.
                    135: 
                    136: For more information please see the report on
                    137: [netbsd-advocacy@](//mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2018/07/17/msg000778.html)
                    138: mailing list.
                    139: 
                    140: 
1.62      leot      141: ### `Jul 2018` - pkgsrcCon 2018, Berlin, Germany
                    142: 
                    143: *July 7 - 8, 2018, Berlin, Germany*
                    144: 
                    145: [pkgsrcCon](//pkgsrc.org/pkgsrcCon/2018/) is the annual technical
                    146: conference for people working on pkgsrc, a framework for building
                    147: over 19,000 open source software packages. pkgsrc is the native
                    148: package manager on NetBSD, SmartOS and Minix, and is portable across
                    149: many different operating systems including Linux and Mac OS X.
                    150: 
                    151: 
1.60      leot      152: ### `Jun 2018` - BSDCan 2018, Ottawa, Canada
                    153: 
                    154: *June 6 - 9, 2018, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada*
                    155: 
                    156: [BSDCan](https://www.bsdcan.org/2018/), a BSD conference held in
                    157: Ottawa, Canada, quickly established itself as the technical conference
                    158: for people working on and with 4.4BSD based operating systems and
                    159: related projects. The organizers have found a fantastic formula
                    160: that appeals to a wide range of people from extreme novices to
                    161: advanced developers.
                    162: 
                    163: 
1.57      leot      164: ### `Mar 2018` - AsiaBSDCon 2018, Tokyo, Japan
                    165: 
                    166: *March 8 - 11, Tokyo University of Science, Tokyo, Japan*
                    167: 
                    168: [AsiaBSDCon](https://2018.asiabsdcon.org/) was a
                    169: conference for users and developers on BSD based systems.
                    170: The conference was for anyone developing, deploying and using systems
                    171: based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X.
                    172: AsiaBSDCon was a technical conference and aimed to collect the best
                    173: technical papers and presentations available to ensure that the latest
                    174: developments in our open source community were shared with the widest
                    175: possible audience.
                    176: 
                    177: 
1.55      leot      178: ### `Feb 2018` - FOSDEM 2018, Brussels, Belgium
                    179: 
                    180: *February 3 - 4, 2018, ULB Solbosch Campus, Brussels, Belgium*
                    181: 
                    182: [FOSDEM](https://fosdem.org/2018/) was a free event for software developers to
                    183: meet, share ideas and collaborate. Every year, thousands of developers of
                    184: free and open source software from all over the world gather at the event in
                    185: Brussels.
                    186: 
                    187: 
1.53      leot      188: ### `Nov 2017` - BSDTW 2017, Taipei, Taiwan
                    189: 
                    190: *November 11 - 12, 2017, Taipei, Taiwan*
                    191: 
                    192: [BSDTW 2017](https://bsdtw.org/) was planned as a
                    193: single track, 2 days conference with 11 presentations of 50
                    194: minutes each covering the latest BSD technology. The conference
                    195: attracted over 100 highly skilled engineering professionals,
                    196: software developers, computer science professors, users and
                    197: students from all over Asia as well as other parts of the
                    198: world. The goal of BSDTW was to exchange knowledge about the
                    199: BSD operating systems, facilitate coordination and cooperation
                    200: among users and developers and to promote business friendly
                    201: BSD licensed open source software.
                    202: 
                    203: 
1.51      leot      204: ### `Sep 2017` - EuroBSDCon 2017 Paris, France
1.40      leot      205: 
1.43      leot      206: *September 21 - 24, 2017, Paris, France*
1.40      leot      207: 
1.49      leot      208: [EuroBSDCon](https://2017.eurobsdcon.org/) was the premier European
1.43      leot      209: conference on the open source BSD operating systems attracting
                    210: about 250 highly skilled engineering professionals, software
                    211: developers, computer science students and professors, and users
                    212: from all over Europe and other parts of the world. The goal of
1.49      leot      213: EuroBSDcon was to exchange knowledge about the BSD operating systems,
1.43      leot      214: facilitate coordination and cooperation among users and developers.
1.2       wiki      215: 
1.41      leot      216: 
1.51      leot      217: ### `Jul 2017` - pkgsrcCon 2017, London, England
1.47      leot      218: 
                    219: *July 1 - 2, 2017, London, England*
                    220: 
                    221: [pkgsrcCon](//pkgsrc.org/pkgsrcCon/2017/) was the annual technical
                    222: conference for people working on pkgsrc, a framework for building
                    223: over 18,000 open source software packages. pkgsrc is the native
                    224: package manager on NetBSD, SmartOS and Minix, and is portable across
                    225: many different operating systems including Linux and Mac OS X.
                    226: 
                    227: 
1.45      leot      228: ### `Jun 2017` - BSDCAN 2017, Ottawa, Canada
                    229: 
                    230: *June 7 - 10, Ottawa, Canada*
                    231: 
                    232: BSDCan hosted talks and tutorials on a range of topics based
                    233: around the BSD family of operating systems. The event was held over a
                    234: four day period at the University of Ottawa.
                    235: 
                    236: Please see
                    237: [website](https://www.bsdcan.org/2017/)
                    238: for details.
                    239: 
                    240: 
1.44      leot      241: ### `Mar 2017` - AsiaBSDCon 2017
                    242: 
                    243: *March 9 - 12, Tokyo University of Science, Tokyo, Japan*
                    244: 
                    245: [AsiaBSDCon](https://2017.asiabsdcon.org/) was a
                    246: conference for users and developers on BSD based systems.
                    247: The conference was for anyone developing, deploying and using systems
                    248: based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X.
                    249: AsiaBSDCon was a technical conference and aimed to collect the best
                    250: technical papers and presentations available to ensure that the latest
                    251: developments in our open source community were shared with the widest
                    252: possible audience.
                    253: 
1.41      leot      254: 
1.39      leot      255: ### `Feb 2017` - FOSDEM 2017 Brussels, Belgium
                    256: 
                    257: *February 4 - 5, Brussels, Belgium*
                    258: 
1.41      leot      259: [FOSDEM](https://fosdem.org/2017/) was a
1.39      leot      260: free event for software developers to meet, share ideas
                    261: and collaborate. Every year, thousands of developers of
                    262: free and open source software from all over the world gather
                    263: at the event in Brussels.
                    264: 
1.41      leot      265: There was a special developer's room reserved for BSD licensed
1.39      leot      266: operating systems and their talks.
                    267: 
                    268: Please see
                    269: [this announcement](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2016/10/20/msg000720.html)
                    270: for details.
1.33      wiki      271: 
1.30      wiki      272: 
1.33      wiki      273: ### `Sep 2016` - EuroBSDCon 2016 Belgrade, Serbia
1.30      wiki      274: 
1.33      wiki      275: *September 22 - 25, 2016, Belgrade Serbia*
1.32      wiki      276: 
1.33      wiki      277: [EuroBSDCon](https://2016.eurobsdcon.org/) is the premier European
                    278: conference on the open source BSD operating systems attracting
                    279: about 250 highly skilled engineering professionals, software
                    280: developers, computer science students and professors, and users
                    281: from all over Europe and other parts of the world.
1.30      wiki      282: 
1.38      leot      283: 
1.37      wiki      284: ### `Sep 2016` - Open Source Conference 2016 Shimane
                    285: 
                    286: *Sep. 24, 2016, [MATSUE TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                    287: 
                    288: At the [Open Source Conference 2016
1.38      leot      289: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2016-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
1.37      wiki      290: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    291: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
                    292: demonstrations.
                    293: 
                    294: 
                    295: ### `Jul 2016` - Open Source Conference 2016 Kyoto
                    296: 
                    297: *Jul. 29-30, 2016, [KYOTO RESEARCH
                    298: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/spatial_services/convention/map/), Kyoto, Japan*
                    299: 
                    300: At the [Open Source Conference 2016
                    301: Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2016-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD
                    302: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    303: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                    304: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/).
                    305: [more report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2016/08/01/msg000712.html).
                    306: 
                    307: 
1.34      wiki      308: ### `Jul 2016` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
                    309: 
                    310: *Jul 9, 2016, [VLSI Design and Education Center University of
                    311: Tokyo](http://www.vdec.u-tokyo.ac.jp/English/contact.html), Tokyo,
                    312: Japan*
                    313: 
                    314: See [Japan NetBSD Users Group 18th annual Meeting and BoF
                    315: 2016](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting18.html.en)
                    316: for meeting information and 
                    317: [Report](https://github.com/ebijun/osc-demo/blob/master/2016/JNUG2016.txt).
                    318: 
1.29      leot      319: ### `Jul 2016` - pkgsrcCon 2016, Kraków, Poland
                    320: 
                    321: *July 2 - 3, 2016, Kraków Poland*
                    322: 
                    323: [pkgsrcCon](http://www.pkgsrc.org/pkgsrcCon/2016/) is the annual technical
                    324: conference for people working on pkgsrc, a framework for building
                    325: over 17,000 open source software packages. pkgsrc is the native
                    326: package manager on NetBSD, SmartOS and Minix, and is portable across
                    327: many different operating systems including Linux and Mac OS X.
                    328: 
1.33      wiki      329: ### `Jul 2016` - Open Source Conference 2016 Okinawa
1.29      leot      330: 
1.33      wiki      331: *Jul. 2, 2016, [Okinawa Convention
                    332: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                    333: Okinawa, Japan*
1.29      leot      334: 
1.33      wiki      335: At the [Open Source Conference 2016
                    336: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2016-okinawa/) , there will be a NetBSD
                    337: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    338: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadgets demonstration.
                    339: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2016/07/04/msg000710.html).
1.28      wiki      340: 
1.32      wiki      341: ### `Jun 2016` - Open Source Conference 2016 Hokkaido
                    342: 
                    343: *Jun. 17-18, 2016, [Sapporo Convention Center](http://www.sora-scc.jp/access/index.html), Sapporo, Japan*
                    344: 
                    345: At the [Open Source Conference 2016
                    346: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2016-do/), there was a NetBSD
                    347: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    348: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations. 
                    349: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2016/06/20/msg000709.html).
                    350: 
1.31      wiki      351: ### `May 2016` - Open Source Conference 2016 Nagoya
                    352: 
                    353: *May. 28, 2016, [Fukiage Hall](http://www.nipc.or.jp/fukiage/index.html), Nagoya, Japan*
                    354: 
                    355: At the [Open Source Conference 2016
                    356: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2016-nagoya/), there was a NetBSD
                    357: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    358: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations. 
                    359: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2016/05/30/msg000707.html).
                    360: 
                    361: 
1.28      wiki      362: ### `May 2016` - Open Source Conference 2016 Gunma
                    363: 
                    364: *May. 14, 2016, [LABI1 Takasaki](http://www.yamadalabi.com/takasaki/access/index.html), Gunma, Japan*
                    365: 
                    366: At the [Open Source Conference 2016
1.30      wiki      367: Gunma](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2016-gunma/), there was a NetBSD
1.28      wiki      368: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    369: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations. 
1.30      wiki      370: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2016/05/16/msg000706.html).
1.28      wiki      371: 
1.24      wiki      372: ### `Mar 2016` - AsiaBSDCon 2016
                    373: 
                    374: *Mar. 10-13, 2016, Tokyo, Japan*
                    375: 
                    376: [AsiaBSDCon](https://www.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users
                    377: and developers on BSD based systems. The next conference will be held
                    378: in Tokyo, in 10-13 March, 2016. The conference is for anyone
                    379: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                    380: OpenBSD, DragonFlyBSD, Darwin and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
                    381: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                    382: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                    383: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
1.28      wiki      384: [BSD Research and Japan NetBSD Users' Group booth report](https://github.com/ebijun/osc-demo/blob/master/2016/AsiaBSDCon2016.txt)
1.27      wiki      385: 
1.25      wiki      386: ### `Feb 2016` - Open Source Conference 2016 Tokyo/Spring
                    387: 
                    388: *Feb. 26- 27, 2016, [MEISEI
                    389: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/access/hino.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                    390: 
                    391: At the [Open Source Conference 2016
1.27      wiki      392: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2016-spring/), there was a NetBSD
1.25      wiki      393: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    394: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations. 
1.27      wiki      395: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2016/02/29/msg000703.html).
1.25      wiki      396: 
                    397: 
1.24      wiki      398: ### `Jan 2016` - Open Source Conference 2016 Hamanako
                    399: 
                    400: *Jan. 23, 2016, [Hamamatsu Shimin Kyodo Center](http://www.machien-hamamatsu.jp/access.html), Shizuoka, Japan*
                    401: 
                    402: At the [Open Source Conference 2016
1.25      wiki      403: Hamanako](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-hamanako/), there was a NetBSD
1.24      wiki      404: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    405: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations.
1.25      wiki      406: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2016/01/23/msg000701.html).
1.24      wiki      407: 
                    408: 
1.23      wiki      409: ### `Nov 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Tokushima
                    410: 
                    411: *Nov. 14, 2015, [TOKUGIN TOMONI PLAZA](http://www.tokuginplaza.com/own/index.asp), Tokushima, Japan*
                    412: 
                    413: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
1.24      wiki      414: Tokushima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-tokushima/), there was a NetBSD
1.23      wiki      415: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    416: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations.
1.24      wiki      417: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/11/09/msg000700.html).
1.23      wiki      418: 
                    419: ### `Nov 2015` - KANSAI OPEN FORUM 2015
                    420: 
                    421: *Nov. 6- 7, 2015, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center](http://www.atc-co.com/guide/access.php), Osaka, Japan*
                    422: 
                    423: At the [KANSAI OPEN FORUM 2015](https://k-of.jp/2015/), there was a NetBSD
                    424: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    425: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations 
                    426: and [BSD BOF](https://k-of.jp/2015/session/731).
                    427: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/11/09/msg000699.html).
                    428: 
1.21      wiki      429: ### `Oct 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Tokyo/Fall
                    430: 
                    431: *Oct. 24- 25, 2015, [MEISEI
                    432: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/access/hino.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                    433: 
                    434: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
1.26      wiki      435: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-fall/), there was a NetBSD
1.21      wiki      436: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    437: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations 
                    438: and [BSD BOF](https://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-fall/modules/eguide/event.php?eid=4).
1.23      wiki      439: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/10/25/msg000698.html).
1.21      wiki      440: 
                    441: 
1.17      wiki      442: ### `Oct 2015` - BSDCon Brasil 2015, Ceará, Brasil
                    443: 
                    444: *Oct. 9-10, 2015, University of Fortaleza ,Ceará, Brasil*
                    445: 
                    446: A primeira edição da [BSDCon Brasil](http://2015.bsdcon.com.br/) ocorreu em 2003. Durante todos esses anos que se passaram, o Brasil ainda não tinha reunido sua comunidade com tanta força como agora. Todos os envolvidos na conferência terão contato direto com o mundo dos usuários, entusiastas e desenvolvedores, o que lhes permitirá melhor compreender sistemas FreeBSD, OpenBSD, NetBSD, DragonflyBSD e outros sistemas de linhagem BSD UNIX.
                    447: 
1.21      wiki      448: 
1.20      wiki      449: ### `Oct 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Fukuoka
                    450: 
                    451: *Oct. 3, 2015, [KYUSHU SANGYO UNIVERSITY](http://www.kyusan-u.ac.jp/E/index.shtml), Fukuoka, Japan*
                    452: 
                    453: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
1.21      wiki      454: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
1.20      wiki      455: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    456: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
1.21      wiki      457: demonstrations.[Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/10/05/msg000697.html).
1.20      wiki      458: 
1.12      riastrad  459: ### `Oct 2015` - EuroBSDcon 2015, Stockholm, Sweden
1.2       wiki      460: 
1.12      riastrad  461: *Oct. 1-4, 2015, Stockholm, Sweden*
1.10      schmonz   462: 
1.12      riastrad  463: [EuroBSDcon](https://2015.eurobsdcon.org/) is the premier European
1.10      schmonz   464: conference on the open source BSD operating systems attracting about
                    465: 250 highly skilled engineering professionals, software developers,
                    466: computer science students and professors, and users from all over
                    467: Europe and other parts of the world. The goal of EuroBSDcon is to
                    468: exchange knowledge about the BSD operating systems, facilitate
                    469: coordination and cooperation among users and developers.
                    470: 
1.19      wiki      471: ### `Sep 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Hiroshima
                    472: 
                    473: *Sep. 19, 2015, [Satellite Campus Hiroshima](https://www.pu-hiroshima.ac.jp/site/satellite/), Hiroshima, Japan*
                    474: 
                    475: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
1.20      wiki      476: Hiroshima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-Hiroshima/) , there was a NetBSD and XM6i booth
1.19      wiki      477: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    478: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [XM6i](http://xm6i.org/) developers with many gadget
1.20      wiki      479: demonstrations.[Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/09/24/msg000696.html).
1.19      wiki      480: 
1.16      wiki      481: ### `Sep 2015` - vBSDCon 2015, Virginia, United States
                    482: 
                    483: *Sep. 11-13, 2015, Virginia, United States*
                    484: 
                    485: On September 11-13, 2015 at the Sheraton in Reston, Virginia for the second biennial [vBSDCon](http://vbsdcon.com) event. This exciting weekend will bring together members of the BSD community for a series of roundtable discussions, educational sessions, best practice conversations, and exclusive networking opportunities.
                    486: 
1.15      wiki      487: ### `Sep 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Niigata
1.14      wiki      488: 
1.18      wiki      489: *Sep. 5, 2015, [HON-PORT NIIGATA CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY](http://www.niigatacitylib.jp/?page_id=166), Niigata, Japan*
1.14      wiki      490: 
                    491: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
1.18      wiki      492: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-niigata/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    493: staffed by members of [Echigo BSD Users Group](http://www.ebug.jp/) members and the [Japan NetBSD Users'
1.14      wiki      494: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
1.18      wiki      495: demonstrations.[Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/09/05/msg000695.html).
1.12      riastrad  496: 
1.15      wiki      497: ### `Aug 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Shimane
                    498: 
                    499: *Aug. 22, 2015, [MATSUE TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                    500: 
                    501: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
                    502: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    503: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    504: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
                    505: demonstrations.[Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/08/22/msg000692.html).
                    506: 
1.36      wiki      507: ### `Aug 2015` - Open Source Conference 2014 Kansai@Kyoto
                    508: 
                    509: *Aug. 7-8, 2015, [KYOTO RESEARCH
                    510: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/spatial_services/convention/map/), Kyoto, Japan*
                    511: 
                    512: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
                    513: Kansai@Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD
                    514: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    515: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                    516: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) and [Nagoya . *BSD Users' Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/).
                    517: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/08/10/msg000691.html).
                    518: 
                    519: 
1.32      wiki      520: ### `Jul 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Okinawa
                    521: 
                    522: *Jul. 4, 2015, [Okinawa Convention
                    523: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                    524: Okinawa, Japan*
                    525: 
                    526: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
                    527: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD
                    528: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    529: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadgets demonstration.
                    530: [Report on NetBSD-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/07/04/msg000688.html).
                    531: 
1.31      wiki      532: 
                    533: ### `Jun 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Hokkaido
                    534: 
                    535: *Jun. 12-13, 2015, [Sapporo Convention Center](http://www.sora-scc.jp/access/index.html), Sapporo, Japan*
                    536: 
                    537: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
                    538: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-do/), there was a NetBSD
                    539: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    540: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations.
                    541: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/06/13/msg000687.html).
                    542: 
                    543: 
1.12      riastrad  544: ### `Mar 2015` - AsiaBSDCon 2015
                    545: 
                    546: *Mar. 12-15, 2015, Tokyo, Japan*
                    547: 
                    548: [AsiaBSDCon](https://2015.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users
                    549: and developers on BSD based systems. The next conference will be held
                    550: in Tokyo, in 12-15 March, 2015. The conference is for anyone
                    551: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                    552: OpenBSD, DragonFlyBSD, Darwin and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
                    553: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                    554: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                    555: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                    556: 
1.26      wiki      557: ### `Feb 2015` - Open Source Conference 2015 Tokyo/Spring
                    558: 
                    559: *Feb. 27- 28, 2015, [MEISEI
                    560: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/access/hino.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                    561: 
                    562: At the [Open Source Conference 2015
                    563: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2015-spring/), there was a NetBSD
                    564: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    565: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations.
                    566: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2015/02/28/msg000680.html).
                    567: 
1.8       wiki      568: ### `Nov 2014` - Kansai OpenSource 2014
1.2       wiki      569: 
                    570: *Nov. 7-8, 2014, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITM
                    571: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                    572: 
                    573: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2014](http://www.k-of.jp/), there will be BSD
                    574: booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    575: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                    576: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/). with many gadget demonstrations {
                    577: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    578: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) } and BSDBOF.
                    579: 
1.12      riastrad  580: ### `Sep 2014` - EuroBSDCon 2014, Sofia, Bulgaria
                    581: 
                    582: *Sep. 25-28, 2014, Sofia, Bulgaria*
                    583: 
                    584: [EuroBSDcon](http://2014.EuroBSDCon.org) is the premier European
                    585: conference on the open source BSD operating systems attracting about
                    586: 250 highly skilled engineering professionals, software developers,
                    587: computer science students and professors, and users from all over
                    588: Europe and other parts of the world. The goal of EuroBSDcon is to
                    589: exchange knowledge about the BSD operating systems, facilitate
                    590: coordination and cooperation among users and developers.
                    591: 
1.36      wiki      592: ### `Aug 2014` - Open Source Conference 2014 Kansai@Kyoto
                    593: 
                    594: *Aug. 1-2, 2014, [KYOTO RESEARCH
                    595: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/spatial_services/convention/map/), Kyoto, Japan*
                    596: 
                    597: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
                    598: Kansai@Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD
                    599: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    600: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                    601: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/).
                    602: [Report on netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/netbsd-advocacy/2014/08/09/msg000658.html).
                    603: 
                    604: 
1.12      riastrad  605: ### `Jul 2014` - Open Source Conference 2014 Nagoya
                    606: 
                    607: *Jul. 4-5, 2014, [Nagoya International
                    608: Center](http://www.nic-nagoya.or.jp/en/e/about-us/access-hours), Nagoya,
                    609: Japan*
                    610: 
                    611: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
                    612: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-nagoya/) , there will be a OpenBSD
                    613: and NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    614: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users' Group
                    615: (NBUG)](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There will be a gadget
                    616: demonstration [BSD booth](http://twitpic.com/czat1r) and NBUG BOF.
1.2       wiki      617: 
1.10      schmonz   618: ### `Jun 2014` - pkgsrcCon 2014, London, England
                    619: 
                    620: *Jun. 21-22, 2014, Middlesex University, London, England*
                    621: 
                    622: [pkgsrcCon](http://www.pkgsrc.org/pkgsrcCon/2014/) is a technical
                    623: conference for people working on the NetBSD Packages Collection
                    624: (pkgsrc), focusing on existing technologies, research projects, and
                    625: works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure. Developers, contributors,
                    626: interested developers and users are all welcome to attend.
                    627: 
                    628: ### `Jun 2014` - Open Source Conference 2014 Hokkaido
                    629: 
                    630: *Jun. 13-14, 2014, [Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo,
                    631: Japan](http://www.sapporosansin.jp/access/)*
                    632: 
                    633: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
                    634: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-do/) , there will be a NetBSD booth
                    635: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    636: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/)
                    637: with NetBSD gadget demonstrations ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                    638: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    639: 
1.32      wiki      640: 
                    641: ### `May 2014` - Open Source Conference 2014 Okinawa
                    642: 
                    643: *May. 6, 2014, [Okinawa Convention
                    644: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                    645: Okinawa, Japan*
                    646: 
                    647: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
                    648: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD
                    649: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    650: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadgets demonstration.
                    651: [more detail on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/671580).
                    652: 
                    653: 
1.10      schmonz   654: ### `Mar 2014` - Open Source Conference 2014 Hamanako
                    655: 
                    656: *Mar. 22, 2014, [Hamamatsu Shimin Kyodo
                    657: Center](http://www.machien-hamamatsu.jp/) , Shizuoka, Japan*
                    658: 
                    659: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
                    660: Hamanako](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-hamanako/) , there will be a NetBSD
                    661: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    662: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    663: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    664: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    665: 
                    666: ### `Mar 2014` - AsiaBSDCon 2014
                    667: 
                    668: *Mar 13-16, 2014, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                    669: 
                    670: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2014.asiabsdcon.org/) will be a conference for users
                    671: and developers on BSD based systems. The conference was for anyone
                    672: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                    673: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon was a technical
                    674: conference and aimed to collect the best technical papers and
                    675: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                    676: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                    677: 
1.8       wiki      678: ### `Feb 2014` - Open Source Conference 2014 Tokyo/Spring
1.3       wiki      679: 
                    680: *Feb. 28- Mar. 1, 2014, [MEISEI
                    681: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/access/hino.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                    682: 
                    683: At the [Open Source Conference 2014
                    684: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2014-spring/), there was a NetBSD
                    685: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    686: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations (
                    687: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [zaurus](../ports/zaurus/),
                    688: [evbarm](../ports/evbarm/)). [2014-02-28-netbsd-raspi
                    689: image](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/port-arm/2014/02/28/msg002243.html)).
                    690: more reports on [togetter](http://togetter.com/li/635747). Japan NetBSD
                    691: Users' Group got an award called "[Open Source Confernce
                    692: Award](http://www.ospn.jp/press/20140218osc-award.html)".
                    693: 
1.8       wiki      694: ### `Feb 2014` - NYC\*BSD Con 2014
1.2       wiki      695: 
                    696: *Feb 8, 2014 Suspenders Bar and Restaurant*
                    697: 
                    698: [NYC\*BSD Con 2014](http://www.nycbsdcon.org/2014/) NYCBSDCon is on as a
                    699: day-long event with the theme of "The BSDs in Production."
                    700: 
1.8       wiki      701: ### `Nov 2013` - Linux User Group of Mauritius - LinuxFest 2013
1.2       wiki      702: 
                    703: *Nov 25, 2013, Octave Wiehe Auditorium University of Mauritius*
                    704: 
                    705: [Linux Fest 2013 in Mauritius](http://lugm.org/linuxfest/#) will feature
                    706: some BSD thumb drives and other general IT and Open Source talks
                    707: 
1.8       wiki      708: ### `Nov 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Oita
1.2       wiki      709: 
                    710: *Nov. 23, 2013, i-ness, Oita, Japan*
                    711: 
                    712: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    713: Oita](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-oita/) , there will be a NetBSD booth
                    714: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    715: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    716: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    717: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    718: 
1.8       wiki      719: ### `Nov 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Fukuoka
1.2       wiki      720: 
                    721: *Nov. 16, 2013, [Fukuoka Soft Research
                    722: Park](http://www.fukuoka-srp.co.jp/access/index.html) , Fukuoka, Japan*
                    723: 
                    724: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    725: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-fukuoka/) , there will be a NetBSD
                    726: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    727: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    728: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    729: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/))
                    730: 
1.8       wiki      731: ### `Nov 2013` - Kansai OpenSource 2013
1.2       wiki      732: 
                    733: *Nov. 8-9, 2013, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITM
                    734: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                    735: 
                    736: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2013](http://www.k-of.jp/), there will be BSD
                    737: booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    738: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                    739: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/). with many gadget demonstrations {
                    740: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    741: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) } and BSDBOF.
                    742: 
1.8       wiki      743: ### `Oct 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Tokyo/Fall
1.2       wiki      744: 
                    745: *Oct. 19-20, 2013, [MEISEI
                    746: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/access/hino.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                    747: 
                    748: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    749: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-fall/), there will be a NetBSD
                    750: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    751: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations (
                    752: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    753: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)) and BSDBOF.
                    754: 
1.8       wiki      755: ### `Oct 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Hiroshima
1.2       wiki      756: 
                    757: *Oct. 6, 2013, [Satellite Campus
                    758: Hiroshima](http://www.pu-hiroshima.ac.jp/site/satellite/accessmap.html)
                    759: , Hiroshima, Japan*
                    760: 
                    761: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    762: Hiroshima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-hiroshima/) , there will be a
                    763: NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    764: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations (
                    765: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                    766: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    767: 
1.8       wiki      768: ### `Sep 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Hokkaido
1.2       wiki      769: 
                    770: *Sep. 14, 2013, [Sapporo Convention Center, Sapporo,
                    771: Japan](http://www.sora-scc.jp/access/index.html)*
                    772: 
                    773: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    774: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-do/) , there will be a NetBSD booth
                    775: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    776: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/)
                    777: with NetBSD gadget demonstrations ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                    778: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                    779: 
1.8       wiki      780: ### `Aug 2013` - FrOSCon 2013
1.2       wiki      781: 
                    782: *Aug. 24–25, 2013, [Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences,
                    783: Campus
                    784: Sankt-Augustin](http://fhbrs.de/en/University/Addresses+and+how+to+find+us.html),
                    785: Germany*
                    786: 
                    787: At [FrOSCon 8](http://froscon.org/en/home/) (Free and Open Source
                    788: Software Conference), the NetBSD project will be present with a booth
                    789: with several "showcase" machines, handing out flyers and CDs and
                    790: answering users' questions.
                    791: 
1.8       wiki      792: ### `Aug 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Shimane
1.2       wiki      793: 
                    794: *Aug. 24, 2013, [MATSUE
                    795: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                    796: 
                    797: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    798: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                    799: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    800: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
                    801: demonstrations ( [SONY NEWS
                    802: NetBSD/newsmips](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/5003059), [Java Station
                    803: NetBSD/sparc](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/5003356), [OMRON LUNAII
                    804: NetBSD/luna68k](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/5003079), [XM6i
                    805: NetBSD/x68k](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/5003189), [Raspberry PI
                    806: hardfloat
                    807: NetBSD/evbarmv6hf](http://mail-index.netbsd.org/port-arm/2013/08/23/msg001984.html)
                    808: ). more reports on [togetter](http://togetter.com/li/553529).
                    809: 
1.8       wiki      810: ### `Aug 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Kansai@Kyoto
1.2       wiki      811: 
                    812: *Aug. 2-3, 2013, [KYOTO RESEARCH
                    813: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/access/index.html), Kyoto, Japan*
                    814: 
                    815: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    816: Kansai@Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD
                    817: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    818: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                    819: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There was a gadgets demonstration (
                    820: [sparc64 Genial 737s](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4987247), [OMRON
                    821: LUNA and LUNAII](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4987331), [LUNAII and
                    822: mikutter](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4987913),
                    823: [RaspberryPI](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4987927) ) and presentation
                    824: ( [all about OMRON LUNA](http://www.soum.co.jp/~jun/OSC2013kyoto.pdf),
                    825: [Do LUNA68K Dream of mltermic Twitter
                    826: Sheep?,](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2013kyoto/NetBSD-luna68k_mlterm-fb_Twitter.html)
                    827: ). more report on [togetter](http://togetter.com/li/542885).
                    828: 
1.8       wiki      829: ### `Jul 2013` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki      830: 
                    831: *Jul 13, 2013, [VLSI Design and Education Center University of
                    832: Tokyo](http://www.vdec.u-tokyo.ac.jp/English/contact.html), Tokyo,
                    833: Japan*
                    834: 
                    835: See [Japan NetBSD Users Group 15th annual Meeting and BoF
                    836: 2013](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting15.html.en)
                    837: for meeting information.[more detail on
                    838: togetter](http://togetter.com/li/532926).
                    839: 
1.8       wiki      840: ### `Jul 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Okinawa
1.2       wiki      841: 
                    842: *Jul. 6, 2013, [Okinawa Convention
                    843: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                    844: Okinawa, Japan*
                    845: 
                    846: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    847: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-okinawa/) , there will be a NetBSD
                    848: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    849: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    850: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [Raspberry-pi image for
                    851: NetBSD](http://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/jun/raspberry-pi/),
                    852: [XM6i](http://xm6i.org/)).[more detail on
                    853: togetter](http://togetter.com/li/529669).
                    854: 
1.8       wiki      855: ### `Jun 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Nagoya
1.2       wiki      856: 
                    857: *Jun. 21-22, 2013, [Nagoya International
                    858: Center](http://www.nic-nagoya.or.jp/en/e/about-us/access-hours), Nagoya,
                    859: Japan*
                    860: 
                    861: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    862: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-nagoya/) , there was a OpenBSD
                    863: andNetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    864: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users' Group
                    865: (NBUG)](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There was a gadget demonstration
                    866: [BSD booth](http://twitpic.com/czat1r) ( [OpenBSD/luna88k and
                    867: NetBSD/luna68k](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4959244), [NetBSD6.1 vs
                    868: NetBSD6.0.2 animation viewer runnning on NetBSD/x68k with XM6i X68030
                    869: emulator](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4959314), [RaspberryPI NetBSD
                    870: Image](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4959033) ) and NBUG
                    871: BOF([OpenBSD/luna88k](http://www.nk-home.net/~aoyama/osc2013nagoya/OpenBSD-luna88k.pdf),6.1
                    872: vs 6.0.2 animation on
                    873: NetBSD/x68k,[NetBSD/RPI](http://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/jun/raspberry-pi/README-RPI.pdf)
                    874: ),[CLU lang and NetBSD
                    875: 2038](http://www.slideshare.net/hirofumitouhei/osc2013-nagoya). [more
                    876: detail on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/522396).
                    877: 
1.8       wiki      878: ### May 2013 - Linuxtag Berlin
1.2       wiki      879: 
                    880: *May 22-25, 2013, Berlin, Germany.*
                    881: 
                    882: LinuxTag 2013 opens its doors from May 22 to May 25, 2013, at the Berlin
                    883: Expo Center under the Funkturm in Berlin, Germany. The event features a
                    884: NetBSD booth on the exhibition fair, where you can get the newest
                    885: T-Shirts, talk to NetBSD developers or get stickers for your computer
                    886: cases or notebooks.
                    887: 
                    888: See the [Linuxtag homepage](http://www.linuxtag.org/2013/en.html) for
                    889: more information.
                    890: 
1.8       wiki      891: ### `May 2013` - BSDCan 2013, Ottawa, Canada
1.2       wiki      892: 
                    893: *May 17-18, 2013, Ottawa, Canada.*
                    894: 
                    895: [BSDCan 2013](http://www.bsdcan.org/2013) is a BSD conference held in
                    896: Ottawa, Canada, for people working on and with 4.4BSD based operating
                    897: systems and related projects. BSDCan 2013 will be held on 17-18 May 2013
                    898: at University of Ottawa, and will be preceded by two days of tutorials
                    899: on 15-16 May 2013. There were related events (of a social nature, for
                    900: the most part) on the day before and after the conference.
                    901: 
                    902: See [the call for
                    903: papers](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2012/12/09/msg000506.html)
                    904: for details.
                    905: 
1.8       wiki      906: ### `Apr 2013` - Central European BSD-Day 2013, Naples, Italy
1.2       wiki      907: 
                    908: *Apr 6, 2013, Naples, Italy*
                    909: 
                    910: The [Central European BSD-Day](http://bsdday.eu/2013) took place at he
                    911: Institute of Biostructures and Bioimaging in Naples, Italy on Saturday,
                    912: April 6th. The format is technically a mixture of a cross-project
                    913: developer summit and a workshop. We have invited developers working with
                    914: BSD from different organizations, we have some dinners together, and
                    915: dedicate various sessions to each of the topics based on the interests
                    916: of the attending developers. The format of these sessions is quite
                    917: flexible: they may include presentations or demonstration of results, or
                    918: even public discussions with developers involved, or a mix of all of
                    919: these.
                    920: 
1.8       wiki      921: ### `Mar 2013` - pkgsrcCon 2013, Berlin, Germany
1.2       wiki      922: 
                    923: *Mar. 23, 2013, IN-Berlin Space, Berlin, Germany*
                    924: 
                    925: The [pkgsrcCon](http://www.pkgsrc.org/pkgsrcCon/2013/) is a technical
                    926: conference for people working on the NetBSD Packages Collection
                    927: (pkgsrc), focusing on existing technologies, research projects, and
                    928: works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure. Developers, contributors,
                    929: interested developers and users are all welcome to attend.
                    930: 
1.8       wiki      931: ### `Mar 2013` - Chemnitz Linux Days 2013, Chemnitz, Germany
1.2       wiki      932: 
                    933: *Mar. 16-17, 2013, Chemnitz, Germany*
                    934: 
                    935: The Chemnitz Linux Days is a conference that deals with Linux and Open
                    936: Source Software. It is open for everyone, novices and experts alike.
                    937: There will be a NetBSD booth where you can get the freshest goodies and
                    938: BSD related talks.
                    939: 
                    940: See the [website](http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de/2013/) for more
                    941: information.
                    942: 
1.8       wiki      943: ### `Mar 2013` - AsiaBSDCon 2013
1.2       wiki      944: 
                    945: *Mar 14-17, 2013, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                    946: 
                    947: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2013.asiabsdcon.org/) will be a conference for users
                    948: and developers on BSD based systems. The conference was for anyone
                    949: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                    950: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon was a technical
                    951: conference and aimed to collect the best technical papers and
                    952: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                    953: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                    954: 
                    955: [Time table](http://2013.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html). Keynote: [64bit
                    956: SMP NetBSD OS Porting for TILE-Gx VLIW Many-Core Processor by Toru
                    957: Nishimura](http://2013.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#K1) [More reports
                    958: on Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/472002) and [AsiaBSDCon Guide by
                    959: Japan NetBSD Users
                    960: Group](http://www.soum.co.jp/~jun/asiabsdcon2013.pdf).
                    961: 
1.8       wiki      962: ### `Mar 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Tokushima
1.2       wiki      963: 
                    964: *Mar. 9, 2013, [TOKUGIN TOMONY
                    965: PLAZA](http://www.tokuginplaza.com/own/index.asp) , Tokushima, Japan*
                    966: 
                    967: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    968: Tokushima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-tokushima/) , there was be a
                    969: NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    970: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                    971: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [evbarm
                    972: (Netwalker,KOBO,RPI)](../ports/evbarm/), [luna68k](../ports/luna68k/))
                    973: and ["NetBSD 20 years"
                    974: presentation](http://www.slideshare.net/tsutsuii/osc2013tokushima-net-bsd20th)
                    975: by tsutsui@. [More reports on Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/468577).
                    976: 
1.8       wiki      977: ### `Feb 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki      978: 
                    979: *Feb. 22-23, 2013, Tokyo, Japan*
                    980: 
                    981: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    982: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-spring/), there was a NetBSD
                    983: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    984: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations(
                    985: [NetBSD/Raspberry Pi](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4689247),
                    986: [NetBSD/KOBO and
                    987: NetBSD/netwalker](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4688202), [mikutter on
                    988: WZERO3](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4689261), ) and [more details on
                    989: togetter](http://togetter.com/li/460484).
                    990: 
1.8       wiki      991: ### `Feb 2013` - Open Source Conference 2013 Hamamatsu
1.2       wiki      992: 
                    993: *Feb. 9, 2013, [Hamamatsu Shimin Kyodo
                    994: Center](http://www.machien-hamamatsu.jp/) , Shizuoka, Japan*
                    995: 
                    996: At the [Open Source Conference 2013
                    997: Hamamatsu](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2013-hamamatsu/) , there was a NetBSD
                    998: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                    999: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                   1000: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1001: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)). [More reports on
                   1002: Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/452856).
                   1003: 
1.8       wiki     1004: ### `Feb 2013` - FOSDEM 2013, Brussels, Belgium
1.2       wiki     1005: 
                   1006: *Feb. 2-3, 2013, Brussels, Belgium*
                   1007: 
                   1008: [FOSDEM](https://fosdem.org/2013/) (Free and Open source Software
                   1009: Developers' European Meeting) is a two-day free and non-commercial event
                   1010: organized by the community for the community. Its goal is to provide
                   1011: Free Software and Open Source developers and communities a place to
                   1012: meet. It includes talks, presentations, booths, and a social event on
                   1013: the day prior to the event. Participation and attendance is totally
                   1014: free, though the organization gratefully accepts donations and
                   1015: sponsorships. No registration necessary.
                   1016: 
                   1017: There was a special developer's room reserved for BSD licensed operating
                   1018: systems and their talks, and a NetBSD booth where you can talk to
                   1019: developers or get NetBSD goodies.
                   1020: 
                   1021: Please see [this
                   1022: announcement](http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-advocacy/2012-November/004276.html)
                   1023: for details.
                   1024: 
1.8       wiki     1025: ### `Dec 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Fukuoka
1.2       wiki     1026: 
                   1027: *Dec. 8, 2012, [Fukuoka Jyouhou
                   1028: Senmon-gakkou](http://www.kcs-f.ac.jp/index.html) , Fukuoka, Japan*
                   1029: 
                   1030: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1031: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1032: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1033: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                   1034: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1035: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/))
                   1036: 
1.8       wiki     1037: ### `Nov 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Aizu
1.2       wiki     1038: 
                   1039: *Nov. 3, 2012, [The University of
                   1040: Aizu](http://www.u-aizu.ac.jp/e-index.html) , Aizu, Japan*
                   1041: 
                   1042: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1043: Aizu](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-aizu/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1044: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1045: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                   1046: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1047: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/))
                   1048: 
1.8       wiki     1049: ### `Oct 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Oita/Fall
1.2       wiki     1050: 
                   1051: *Oct. 27, 2012, Sophia hall , Oita, Japan*
                   1052: 
                   1053: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1054: Oita/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-oita-fall/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1055: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1056: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                   1057: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1058: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                   1059: 
1.8       wiki     1060: ### `Oct 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Hiroshima
1.2       wiki     1061: 
                   1062: *Oct. 20, 2012, [Hiroshima Kokusai Gakuin
                   1063: University](http://www.hkg.ac.jp/html/about/access.html) , Hiroshima,
                   1064: Japan*
                   1065: 
                   1066: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1067: Hiroshima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-hiroshima/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1068: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1069: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with [four NetBSD/x68k
                   1070: machines](http://twitpic.com/b6hyt7) including
                   1071: [X68030](http://twitpic.com/b6h7bz)+[Neptune-X+NE2000](http://twitpic.com/b6i5j1),
                   1072: [X68030+Nereid](http://twitpic.com/b6h0gl),
                   1073: [X68060](http://twitpic.com/b6hw05)
                   1074: ([X68030+060turbo](http://twitpic.com/b67l7a)), [X68000
                   1075: PRO](http://twitpic.com/b6gs48) with [Xellent30
                   1076: accellerator](http://movapic.com/pic/201210201011355081fa47b2a4f)
                   1077: [booted via recently added netboot](http://twitpic.com/b6gqeb), and
                   1078: [XM6i X68030 Emulator](http://xm6i.org/) on [Mac OS X with a real X68000
                   1079: keyboard via USB converter](http://twitpic.com/b6i2qa). There were also
                   1080: presentations ["Competitive development of XM6i and NetBSD/x68k" by
                   1081: isaki@](http://xm6i.org/event/osc2012hi/) and ["NetBSD 6.0 New features
                   1082: found at OSC booth" by
                   1083: tsutsui@](http://www.slideshare.net/tsutsuii/osc-netbsd-60). [The event
                   1084: summary is available on Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/392778).
                   1085: 
1.8       wiki     1086: ### `Oct 2012` - EuroBSDCon 2012, Warsaw, Poland
1.2       wiki     1087: 
                   1088: *Oct. 18-21, 2012, Warsaw, Poland*
                   1089: 
                   1090: [EuroBSDcon](http://2012.EuroBSDCon.org) is the European annual
                   1091: technical conference gathering users and developers working on and with
                   1092: 4.4BSD based operating systems family and related projects.
                   1093: 
                   1094: EuroBSDcon gives the exceptional opportunity to learn about latest news
                   1095: from the BSD world, witness contemporary deployment case studies, and
                   1096: meet personally other users and companies using BSD oriented
                   1097: technologies. EuroBSDcon is also a boiler plate for ideas, discussions
                   1098: and information exchange, which often turn into programming projects.
                   1099: 
                   1100: The conference has always attracted active programmers, administrators
                   1101: and aspiring students, as well as IT companies at large, which found the
                   1102: conference a convenient and quality training option for its staff. We
                   1103: firmly believe that high profile education is vital to the future of
                   1104: technology, and hence greatly welcome students and young people to this
                   1105: regular meeting.
                   1106: 
1.8       wiki     1107: ### `Sep 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Okinawa
1.2       wiki     1108: 
                   1109: *Sep. 22, 2012, [Okinawa Convention
                   1110: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                   1111: Okinawa, Japan*
                   1112: 
                   1113: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1114: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1115: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1116: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many gadgets demonstration (
                   1117: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1118: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/)).
                   1119: 
1.8       wiki     1120: ### `Sep 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki     1121: 
                   1122: *Sep. 7-8, 2012, Tokyo, Japan*
                   1123: 
                   1124: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1125: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-spring/), there was a NetBSD
                   1126: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1127: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with NetBSD gadget demonstrations(
                   1128: [NetBSD/Openblocks A6 by
                   1129: kiyohara@](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4686373), [NetBSD/Openblocks
                   1130: 266,600 by kiyohara@](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4687681),
                   1131: [NetBSD/Raspberry Pi](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4689247),
                   1132: [NetBSD/KOBO and
                   1133: NetBSD/netwalker](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4688202), [mikutter on
                   1134: WZERO3](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4689261), [linkstation and
                   1135: USL-5P](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4686571), [KAME
                   1136: Project](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4686706) ) and BSD BOF. [more
                   1137: details on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/369471).
                   1138: 
1.8       wiki     1139: ### `Nov 2012` - Kansai OpenSource 2012
1.2       wiki     1140: 
                   1141: *Nov. 9-10, 2012, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITM
                   1142: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                   1143: 
                   1144: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2012](http://www.k-of.jp/), there were two BSD
                   1145: booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1146: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1147: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/). with many gadget demonstrations { WZero3
                   1148: NetBSD/evbarm, ZAURUS NetBSD/zaurus, [XM6i
                   1149: NetBSD/X68k](http://twitpic.com/bbvayo) } and BSDBOF (). [More reports
                   1150: on Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/404573).
                   1151: 
1.8       wiki     1152: ### `Sep 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Shimane
1.2       wiki     1153: 
                   1154: *Sep. 1, 2012, [MATSUE
                   1155: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                   1156: 
                   1157: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1158: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1159: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1160: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
                   1161: demonstrations (
                   1162: [NetBSD/hpcarm,i386](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4678623), ). [more
                   1163: details on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/365753).
                   1164: 
1.8       wiki     1165: ### `Aug 2012` - XenSummit North America 2012
1.2       wiki     1166: 
                   1167: *Aug. 27-28, 2012, [Sheraton Hotel &
                   1168: Marina](http://www.starwoodhotels.com/sheraton/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=127),
                   1169: San Diego, California, USA*
                   1170: 
                   1171: [XenSummit](http://xen.org/xensummit/xs12na_talks/xensummit.html) is the
                   1172: leading annual technical conference for Xen® developers and users in
                   1173: North America. The event provides collaboration and education for the
                   1174: Xen® community. There was a talk on NetBSD (and FreeBSD) on Xen roadmap
                   1175: on day one of the conference.
                   1176: 
1.8       wiki     1177: ### `Aug 2012` - FrOSCon 2012
1.2       wiki     1178: 
                   1179: *Aug. 25-26, 2012, [Hochschule Bonn-Rhein-Sieg](http://h-brs.de/), Sankt
                   1180: Augustin, Germany*
                   1181: 
                   1182: The [FrOSCon](http://www.froscon.de/en) (Free And Open Source
                   1183: Conference) is one of the largest Open Source conferences in Germany.
                   1184: 
1.8       wiki     1185: ### `Aug 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Kansai@Kyoto
1.2       wiki     1186: 
                   1187: *Aug. 3-4, 2012, [KYOTO RESEARCH
                   1188: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/access/index.html), Kyoto, Japan*
                   1189: 
                   1190: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1191: Kansai@Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1192: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1193: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1194: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There was a gadgets demonstration (
                   1195: [OMRON LUNA](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634623), [OMRON LUNA
                   1196: II](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634629), [NetBSD/hpcarm (SHARP
                   1197: WZERO3)](http://movapic.com/pic/20120803100715501b24433284c), [Gainer
                   1198: with squeak](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634639), [Making plans for
                   1199: SHARP,X68K on
                   1200: XM6i,ZAURUS,Netwalker](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634777), [ZAURUS
                   1201: cluster](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4634992), [the mikutter
                   1202: Chronicles](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4636177), [NetBSD install
                   1203: service center](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4636374), [RetroBSD on
                   1204: PIC32](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4635032) ) and [NetBSD luna68k
                   1205: updates presetation by
                   1206: tsutsuii](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2012kyoto/NetBSD-luna68k-updates.html)
                   1207: [more details on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/350035).
                   1208: 
1.8       wiki     1209: ### `Jul 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Sendai
1.2       wiki     1210: 
                   1211: *Jul 14, 2012, [Tohoku Computer
                   1212: College](http://www.jc-21.ac.jp/map/index.shtml), Sendai, Japan*
                   1213: 
                   1214: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1215: Sendai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-sendai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1216: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1217: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1218: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm and
                   1219: Netwalker](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1220: 
1.8       wiki     1221: ### `Jul 2012` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     1222: 
                   1223: *Jul 7, 2012, [VLSI Design and Education Center University of
                   1224: Tokyo](http://www.vdec.u-tokyo.ac.jp/English/contact.html), Tokyo,
                   1225: Japan*
                   1226: 
                   1227: See [Japan NetBSD Users Group 14th annual Meeting and BoF
                   1228: 2012](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting14.html.en)
                   1229: for meeting information.
                   1230: 
1.8       wiki     1231: ### `Jun 2012` - 17th NetBSD Hackathon
1.2       wiki     1232: 
                   1233: *June 14 - 17, 2012, [17th NetBSD
                   1234: Hackathon](http://wiki.NetBSD.org/hackathon)*
                   1235: 
                   1236: The 17th NetBSD hackathon focuses on getting NetBSD 6 BETA2 ready for
                   1237: the first release candidate. Our goal is fixing all the bugs that need
                   1238: fixing to get NetBSD-current ready for the creation of the NetBSD 6.0
                   1239: release branch.
                   1240: 
1.8       wiki     1241: ### `Jun 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Hokkaido
1.2       wiki     1242: 
                   1243: *Jun. 16, 2012, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   1244: 
                   1245: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1246: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1247: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1248: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/)
                   1249: with [Building NetBSD on
                   1250: Win7+Cygwin](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565220),
                   1251: [NetBSD/Armadillo-9](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565161), [Processing
                   1252: on NetBSD](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565033), [NetBSD/IBM
                   1253: PalmTop110](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565193), [NetBSD/X68k on
                   1254: XM6i](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565208), [mikutter on NetBSD/WZERO3
                   1255: and NetBSD/Zaurus](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565158), [NetBSD and
                   1256: mikutter goods](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565027), [Geiger
                   1257: counter](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4565528), [Making install-image
                   1258: Presentation](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc12do/NetBSD-cross-liveimage.html)
                   1259: by tsutsui@. [more detail on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/318806).
                   1260: 
1.8       wiki     1261: ### May 2012 - Linuxtag Berlin
1.2       wiki     1262: 
                   1263: *May 23-26, 2012, Berlin, Germany.*
                   1264: 
                   1265: LinuxTag 2012 opened its doors from May 23 to May 26, 2012, at the
                   1266: Berlin Expo Center under the Funkturm in Berlin, Germany. The event
                   1267: featured talks about Open Source and there was be a NetBSD booth on the
                   1268: exhibition fair where you could get advocacy material, talk to users and
                   1269: developers or buy NetBSD T-Shirts.
                   1270: 
                   1271: See the [Linuxtag homepage](http://www.linuxtag.org/2012/en.html) for
                   1272: more information.
                   1273: 
1.8       wiki     1274: ### `May 2012` - BSDCan 2012
1.2       wiki     1275: 
                   1276: *May 11-12, 2012, Ottawa, Canada.*
                   1277: 
                   1278: [BSDCan 2012](http://www.bsdcan.org/) was a BSD conference held in
                   1279: Ottawa, Canada, for people working on and with 4.4BSD based operating
                   1280: systems and related projects. The organizers have found a fantastic
                   1281: formula that appeals to a wide range of people from extreme novices to
                   1282: advanced developers. BSDCan 2012 was held on 11-12 May 2012 at
                   1283: University of Ottawa, and will be preceded by two days of Tutorials on
                   1284: 9-10 May 2012. There were related events (of a social nature, for the
                   1285: most part) on the day before and after the conference.
                   1286: 
1.8       wiki     1287: ### `May 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Nagoya
1.2       wiki     1288: 
                   1289: *May. 12, 2012, [Nagoya International
                   1290: Center](http://www.nic-nagoya.or.jp/en/e/about-us/access-hours), Nagoya,
                   1291: Japan*
                   1292: 
                   1293: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1294: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1295: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1296: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users' Group
                   1297: (NBUG)](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There was a gadget demonstration
                   1298: [BSD booth](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4511413) ( [Twitter time line
                   1299: on NetBSD/dreamcast visual
                   1300: memory](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4512178) ([slide and
                   1301: paper](http://www.yagoto-urayama.jp/~oshimaya/netbsd/vm/index.html)),
                   1302: [Zaurus](../ports/zaurus/), [W-ZERO3](../ports/hpcarm/), [Enjoy NetBSD
                   1303: on EeePC NetBook with OpenOffice and
                   1304: Mikutter](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/netbsd/liveimage/),
                   1305: [mikutter mug and seal](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4511548) ) and
                   1306: NBUG BOF. [more detail on togetter](http://togetter.com/li/302311).
                   1307: 
1.8       wiki     1308: ### `May 2012` - Central European BSD-Day 2012 Vienna
1.2       wiki     1309: 
                   1310: The [Central European BSD-Day](http://bsdday.eu/2012) took place at the
                   1311: University of Applied Sciences in Vienna, Austria, on saturday, may 5th.
                   1312: 
1.8       wiki     1313: ### `Apr 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Iwate
1.2       wiki     1314: 
                   1315: *Apr. 21, 2012, Iwate, Japan*
                   1316: 
                   1317: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1318: Iwate](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-iwate/) , there was a [NetBSD
                   1319: booth](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4472557) staffed by members of the
                   1320: [Japan NetBSD Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with many {
                   1321: [XM6i](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4472584),
                   1322: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1323: [zaurus](../ports/zaurus/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) } gadget
                   1324: demonstrations.
                   1325: 
1.8       wiki     1326: ### `Mar 2012` - AsiaBSDCon 2012
1.2       wiki     1327: 
                   1328: *Mar 22-25, 2012, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                   1329: 
                   1330: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2012.asiabsdcon.org/) was a conference for users and
                   1331: developers on BSD based systems. The conference was for anyone
                   1332: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                   1333: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon was a technical
                   1334: conference and aimed to collect the best technical papers and
                   1335: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   1336: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   1337: 
1.8       wiki     1338: ### `Mar 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Ehime
1.2       wiki     1339: 
                   1340: *Mar. 24, 2012, Ehime, Japan*
                   1341: 
                   1342: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1343: Ehime](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-ehime/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1344: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1345: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with [NetBSD/x68k by
                   1346: isaki@](http://www.pastel-flower.jp/~isaki/NetBSD/osc12eh/page1.html),
                   1347: [XM6i by isaki@](http://xm6i.org/event/osc2012eh/page1.html), [NetBSD
                   1348: port history by
                   1349: tsutsui@](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc12eh/NetBSD-port-history.html),
                   1350: [zaurus and WZERO3](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4422214), [evbarm and
                   1351: shark](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4422260),
                   1352: [XM6i](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4422589), [XM6i on
                   1353: mac](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4422798), gadget demonstrations
                   1354: [[ustream live
                   1355: archive](http://www.ustream.tv/channel/japan-netbsd-users-group-meeting)].
                   1356: 
1.8       wiki     1357: ### `Mar 2012` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2012
1.2       wiki     1358: 
                   1359: *Mar. 17-18, 2012, Chemnitz, Germany*
                   1360: 
                   1361: The "Chemnitz Linux Days" was a conference that deals with Linux, but
                   1362: also with free and open source software in general. Being an event vor
                   1363: novices and experts as well, there were a NetBSD booth and related
                   1364: talks.
                   1365: 
                   1366: See the [website](http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de/2012/) for more
                   1367: information.
                   1368: 
1.8       wiki     1369: ### `Mar 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki     1370: 
                   1371: *Mar. 16-17, 2012, Tokyo, Japan*
                   1372: 
                   1373: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1374: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-spring/), there was be a NetBSD
                   1375: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1376: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) with [teokure live
                   1377: image(NetBSD5.1.2/i386,amd64+Firefox+mikutter)](http://teokurebsd.org/),
                   1378: [WZero3 live
                   1379: image(NetBSD6.0BETA/hpcarm)](http://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/tsutsui/wzero3/),
                   1380: [Zaurus live
                   1381: image(NetBSD6.0BETA/zaurus)](http://ftp.NetBSD.org/pub/NetBSD/misc/tsutsui/zaurus/),
                   1382: [Translate NetBSD man with
                   1383: po4a](http://www.slideshare.net/master_q/netbsd-man-osc2012),
                   1384: [Jornada680](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4407584),
                   1385: [Jornada720](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4407590), [Zaurus
                   1386: 760,860](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4407593), [WZero3 with
                   1387: pkgsrc/net/mikutter](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4407661),
                   1388: [OpenBlocks](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4408049),
                   1389: [ZBOXNANO-VD01](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4409584), [Lemote yeeloong
                   1390: 8089b evbmips64](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4409939), [mikutter
                   1391: seal](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4408149), NetBSD [gadget
                   1392: demonstrations](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/4409260).
                   1393: 
1.8       wiki     1394: ### `Feb 2012` - Open Source Conference 2012 Oita
1.2       wiki     1395: 
                   1396: *Feb. 11, 2012, Oita, Japan*
                   1397: 
                   1398: At the [Open Source Conference 2012
                   1399: Oita](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2012-oita/), there was a [NetBSD
                   1400: booth](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111050584f35c982a782a), staffed by
                   1401: members of the [Japan NetBSD Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/)
                   1402: with hpcsh { [Persona
                   1403: 30](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111116074f35cf677a48b), [Jornada
                   1404: 680](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111105064f35ccd26f35f), [Jornada
                   1405: 690](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111036504f35c6323d7f3)}, hpcarm {
                   1406: [Jornada 720](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111107354f35cd67daedf),
                   1407: [WS007SH](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111039044f35c6b854249),
                   1408: [WS011SH](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111103074f35cc5b6ea81)}, hpcmips
                   1409: { [MCR520](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111124414f35d169430c3),
                   1410: [Z50](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111048154f35c8dfba12d)}, zaurus {
                   1411: [SLC-860+mikutter](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111112154f35ce7f6db5a)},
                   1412: i386 { [aspire
                   1413: one](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111121424f35d0b649525)}, x68k {
                   1414: [XM6i](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111204074f35daa7e639a),
                   1415: [XM6i](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111207584f35db8ea62fa)}, amd64 {[pen
                   1416: tablet with NetBSD](http://movapic.com/pic/201202110957324f35bcfcaa63d),
                   1417: [teokure live image](http://teokurebsd.org/) },
                   1418: [Xnp2](http://movapic.com/pic/201202111234014f35e1a946be8),
                   1419: [NetBSD/mikutter seal](http://yfrog.com/esrv5bej) gadget demonstrations
                   1420: and brand new [NetBSD 5.1.2
                   1421: presentation](http://www.NetBSD.org/releases/formal-5/NetBSD-5.1.2.html).
                   1422: 
1.8       wiki     1423: ### `Feb 2012` - FOSDEM 2012
1.2       wiki     1424: 
                   1425: *Feb. 4-5, 2012, Brussels, Belgium*
                   1426: 
                   1427: [FOSDEM](http://www.fosdem.org/2012/) is the biggest free and
                   1428: non-commercial event organized by and for the community. Its goal is to
                   1429: provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet. No registration
                   1430: necessary.
                   1431: 
                   1432: There was a NetBSD booth and a special developer's room reserved for BSD
                   1433: licensed operating systems and their talks. Please see [the
                   1434: announcement](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2011/11/28/msg000374.html)
                   1435: for details.
                   1436: 
1.8       wiki     1437: ### `Dec 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Fukuoka
1.2       wiki     1438: 
                   1439: *Dec. 3, 2011, [CHIKUSHI
                   1440: JOGAKUEN](http://www-new.chikushi-u.ac.jp/english/about/index.html#Where),
                   1441: Fukuoka, Japan*
                   1442: 
                   1443: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1444: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1445: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1446: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1447: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh(Jornada 680)](http://twitpic.com/7nhic7),
                   1448: [arm(WZERO3)](http://twitpic.com/7nhfzq) } gadgets demonstration and
                   1449: [Xen4 live USB -teokure- memory](http://twitpic.com/7nhl97).
                   1450: 
1.8       wiki     1451: ### `Nov 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Tokyo/Fall
1.2       wiki     1452: 
                   1453: *Nov. 19-20, 2011, [MEISEI
                   1454: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/english/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   1455: 
                   1456: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1457: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1458: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1459: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
                   1460: demonstrations { [Teokure-Live Image
                   1461: amd64](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/netbsd/liveimage/) (Thinkpad
                   1462: X201, X61), [acorn26](../ports/acorn26/) ([BBC
                   1463: A3000](http://movapic.com/pic/201111201146094ec869f10e10e)),
                   1464: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/) (WS003SH, WS007SH, WS011SH, WS020SH, Jornada
                   1465: 710), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/) (IBM Z50, MobileGear 530) ,
                   1466: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) (Persona HPW30PA), [i386](../ports/i386/) (Acer
                   1467: Aspire One with [pkgsrc/net/mikutter](http://mikutter.hachune.net/)),
                   1468: [X68k](../ports/x68k/) ([XM6i](http://www.xm6i.org/)),
                   1469: [zaurus](../ports/zaurus/)
                   1470: ([SL-C700[NEW]](http://d.hatena.ne.jp/steleto/20101201), SL-C750,
                   1471: SL-C1000, SL-C3200), } and BSD BOF ([Ustream
                   1472: Recorded](http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/18441201) ).
                   1473: 
1.8       wiki     1474: ### `Nov 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Shimane
1.2       wiki     1475: 
                   1476: *Nov. 12, 2011, [MATSUE
                   1477: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                   1478: 
                   1479: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1480: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1481: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1482: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadget
                   1483: demonstrations ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1484: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1485: 
1.8       wiki     1486: ### `Nov 2011` - Kansai OpenSource 2011
1.2       wiki     1487: 
                   1488: *Nov. 11-12, 2011, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITM
                   1489: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                   1490: 
                   1491: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2011](http://www.k-of.jp/), there were two BSD
                   1492: booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1493: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1494: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/). with many gadget demonstrations {
                   1495: [dreamcast with fishing contoller](../ports/dreamcast/),
                   1496: [Hewlett-Packard 9000/700](../ports/hp700/),
                   1497: [Luna-II](../ports/luna68k/), [hpcarm and WZero3](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1498: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), pf firewall
                   1499: demonstration with OpenBSD/landisk(USL-5Px2) } and BSDBOF ([Why
                   1500: enigmatic machines by
                   1501: tsutsui](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/kof2011/Why-enigmatic-machines.html),
                   1502: pkgsrc by obache, [[Ustream
                   1503: Recorded](http://www.ustream.tv/recorded/18441201)]). [More reports on
                   1504: Togetter](http://togetter.com/li/213724).
                   1505: 
1.8       wiki     1506: ### `Nov 2011` - bsd\_day(2011)
1.2       wiki     1507: 
                   1508: *Nov. 5, 2011, Slovak University of Technology, Bratislava, Slovakia*
                   1509: 
                   1510: The purpose of this one-day event is to gather Central European
                   1511: developers of today's open-source BSD systems, popularize their work,
                   1512: and provide an interface for real-life communication. There are no
                   1513: formalities, no papers, and no registration or participation fee,
                   1514: however the invited developers are encouraged to give a talk on their
                   1515: favorite BSD-related topic, then have a beer with the other folks around
                   1516: :-) The language of this event is English, and the goal is to motivate
                   1517: potential future developers and users, especially undergraduate
                   1518: university students to work with BSD systems.
                   1519: 
                   1520: There is an additional schedule for participants and their guests on the
                   1521: day prior to (November 4th) and after (November 6th) the main event.
                   1522: 
                   1523: For more information please visit the website
1.8       wiki     1524: [](http://www.bsdday.eu/2011/).
1.2       wiki     1525: 
1.8       wiki     1526: ### `Nov 2011` - BSDday Argentina 2011
1.2       wiki     1527: 
                   1528: *Nov. 5, 2011, Buenos Aires City, Argentina*
                   1529: 
                   1530: BSDday Argentina is a conference for users, sysadmins and developers of
                   1531: BSD software and based systems. The conference is for anyone developing,
                   1532: deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD,
                   1533: DragonFlyBSD and others \*BSD. BSDday Argentina is a technical
                   1534: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                   1535: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   1536: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   1537: 
                   1538: For more information please visit the website
1.8       wiki     1539: [](http://www.bsdday.org.ar/).
1.2       wiki     1540: 
1.8       wiki     1541: ### `Oct 2011` - EuroBSDCon 2011
1.2       wiki     1542: 
                   1543: *Oct. 6-9, 2011, Maarssen, Netherlands*
                   1544: 
                   1545: EuroBSDcon is the European technical conference for people working on
                   1546: and with 4.4BSD based operating systems and related projects. EuroBSDcon
                   1547: 2011 is the 10th EuroBSDcon and will take place in (in the center of)
                   1548: The Netherlands 6 - 9 October 2011 at Meeting Plaza, Maarssen, The
                   1549: Netherlands.
                   1550: 
                   1551: For more information please visit the website
1.8       wiki     1552: [](http://2011.EuroBSDCon.org/).
1.2       wiki     1553: 
1.8       wiki     1554: ### `Oct 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Hiroshima
1.2       wiki     1555: 
                   1556: *Oct. 1, 2011, [Prefectual University of
                   1557: Hiroshima](http://www.pu-hiroshima.ac.jp/05_campus/08_access/index.html)
                   1558: , Hiroshima, Japan*
                   1559: 
                   1560: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1561: Hiroshima](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-hiroshima/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1562: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1563: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadgets
                   1564: demonstration ( [NetBSD/x68k](../ports/x68k/) (
                   1565: [X68030+Neptune-X+NE2000](http://twitpic.com/6tuiik),
                   1566: [X68030+Nereid](http://twitpic.com/6tvkzo),
                   1567: [X68060(X68030+060turbo)](http://twitpic.com/6tu7p2)), [XM6i X68030
                   1568: Emulator](http://xm6i.org/) on
                   1569: ([NetBSD/i386](http://movapic.com/pic/201110011105024e86754e2efbb), [Mac
                   1570: OS X](http://movapic.com/pic/201110011101544e8674925d26a)), [WZero
                   1571: 3](../ports/hpcarm) ([WS011SH](http://twitpic.com/6tyvva)),
                   1572: [Zaurus](../ports/zaurus) ([SL-C1000](http://twitpic.com/6tzg2z))) and
                   1573: [XM6i presentation by isaki@](http://xm6i.org/event/osc2011hi/),
                   1574: ["Teokure Live Image" and mikutter presentation by
                   1575: tsutsui](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc11hi/Teokure-Live-Image.html),
                   1576: [event summary](http://togetter.com/li/195551).
                   1577: 
1.8       wiki     1578: ### `Sep 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Okinawa
1.2       wiki     1579: 
                   1580: *Sep. 10, 2011, [Okinawa Convention
                   1581: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                   1582: Okinawa, Japan*
                   1583: 
                   1584: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1585: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1586: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1587: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadgets
                   1588: demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1589: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ) and PCBSD9.0
                   1590: presentation by Jun YAMASHIRO.
                   1591: 
1.8       wiki     1592: ### `Sep 2011` - Open Source Small Conference 2011 Aizu
1.2       wiki     1593: 
                   1594: *Sep. 3, 2011, [University of
                   1595: Aizu](http://www.u-aizu.ac.jp/e-intro/e-facilities/e-campusmap.html) ,
                   1596: Fukushima, Japan*
                   1597: 
                   1598: At the [Open Source Small Conference 2011
                   1599: Aizu](http://www.ospn.jp/ossc-aizu/) , there was a NetBSD booth staffed
                   1600: by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1601: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadgets
                   1602: demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1603: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1604: 
1.8       wiki     1605: ### `Aug 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Nagoya
1.2       wiki     1606: 
                   1607: *Aug. 20, 2011, [Nagoya International
                   1608: Center](http://www.nic-nagoya.or.jp/en/e/about-us/access-hours), Nagoya,
                   1609: Japan*
                   1610: 
                   1611: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1612: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1613: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1614: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   1615: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There was a gadget demonstration (
                   1616: [Presentation Software using only wscons with Dreamcast Fishing
                   1617: Controller](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3923999),
                   1618: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1619: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [Amiga
                   1620: 1200](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3924333), [SONY NEWS
                   1621: 3460](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3924343), [Geiger
                   1622: counter](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3924354) ).
                   1623: 
1.8       wiki     1624: ### `Aug 2011` - 15th NetBSD Hackathon
1.2       wiki     1625: 
                   1626: *Aug. 10 - 15, 2011, [15th NetBSD
                   1627: Hackathon](http://wiki.NetBSD.org/hackathon)*
                   1628: 
                   1629: The 15th NetBSD hackathon focused on documentation. Please see the Wiki
                   1630: page at the URL mentioned above for details and progress.
                   1631: 
1.8       wiki     1632: ### `Jul 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Kansai@Kyoto
1.2       wiki     1633: 
                   1634: *Jul. 15-16, 2011, [KYOTO RESEARCH
                   1635: PARK](http://www.krp.co.jp/english/access/index.html), Kyoto, Japan*
                   1636: 
                   1637: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1638: Kansai@Kyoto](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-kyoto/) , there was a [NetBSD
                   1639: booth](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2011kyoto/index.html)
                   1640: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1641: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1642: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There was a gadgets demonstration (
                   1643: [Sun3/80](http://twitpic.com/5rcp11), [SONY NEWS
                   1644: NWS-1750](http://twitpic.com/5rcrjj), [OMRON LUNA
                   1645: SX-9100/DT](http://twitpic.com/5rcuqb), [Workstation book
                   1646: colab.](http://twitpic.com/5rd4td), [SHARP WZERO3](../ports/hpcarm/), [4
                   1647: BSD variants (NetBSD, FreeBSD, OpenBSD and DragonFly BSD) on
                   1648: NetBSD/xen](http://twitpic.com/5rl3n7), [Wsdisplay Presentation tool on
                   1649: NetBSD/hpcmips](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3812933),
                   1650: [USL5P+OpenBSD4.9](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3813423), [Compiling
                   1651: process Visualizer like teen spirit called Captain
                   1652: Nadeshiko](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3812608), [Some like a BSD
                   1653: Statue Joystick](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/3809140) driven by
                   1654: [Gainer+Squeak](http://www.yengawa.com/squeak_gainer) ) and [NetBSD/m68k
                   1655: will never die!
                   1656: presentation](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2011kyoto/NetBSD-m68k-will-never-die.html)
                   1657: and
                   1658: [commit](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/source-changes/2011/07/16/msg024675.html)
                   1659: by tsutsui.
                   1660: 
1.8       wiki     1661: ### `Jul 2011` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     1662: 
                   1663: *Jul 9, 2011, [VLSI Design and Education Center University of
                   1664: Tokyo](http://www.vdec.u-tokyo.ac.jp/English/contact.html), Tokyo,
                   1665: Japan*
                   1666: 
                   1667: See [Japan NetBSD Users Group 13th annual Meeting and BoF
                   1668: 2011](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting13.html.en)
                   1669: for meeting information. NetBSD BOF with 36 attendances and 153 ustream
                   1670: clients: pkgsrc updates by obache, jp.NetBSD.org servers by
                   1671: mef,NetBSD/[Psion netBook](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Psion_netBook)
                   1672: by kiyohara, AC Tap with USB controlled power meter by Kubota, Power
                   1673: consumption and bcbench by jun, Capture Power consumption meter with
                   1674: OpenCV by mita@FreeBSD, Build [Facebook page for Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1675: Group](http://www.facebook.com/NetBSD.jp), 6.0 - here today by soda, PGP
                   1676: keysign party by soda.
                   1677: 
1.8       wiki     1678: ### `Jun 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Hokkaido
1.2       wiki     1679: 
                   1680: *Jun. 11, 2011, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   1681: 
                   1682: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1683: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1684: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1685: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and
                   1686: [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/) with BeagleBoard, MSP430 LaunchPad,
                   1687: JMBadgeBoard, Processing on NetBSD and many hpc{
                   1688: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1689: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } .
                   1690: 
1.8       wiki     1691: ### `May 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Sendai
1.2       wiki     1692: 
                   1693: *May 21, 2011, [Tohoku Computer
                   1694: College](http://www.jc-21.ac.jp/map/index.shtml), Sendai, Japan*
                   1695: 
                   1696: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1697: Sendai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-sendai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1698: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1699: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1700: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm and
                   1701: WZero3(WS011SH)](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1702: 
1.8       wiki     1703: ### `May 2011` - BSDCan 2011
1.2       wiki     1704: 
                   1705: *May 13-14, 2011, Ottawa, Canada.*
                   1706: 
                   1707: [BSDCan 2011](http://www.bsdcan.org/) was held on 13-14 May 2011 at the
                   1708: University of Ottawa. It was preceded by two days of tutorials on 11-12
                   1709: May 2011.
                   1710: 
1.8       wiki     1711: ### `Apr 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Kansai@Kobe
1.2       wiki     1712: 
                   1713: *Apr. 16, 2011, [Kobe Industrial Promotion
                   1714: Center](http://www.kobe-ipc.or.jp/access/), Kobe, Japan*
                   1715: 
                   1716: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1717: Kansai@Kobe](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-kobe/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1718: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1719: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [ATARI TT030 +
                   1720: EtherNEC , and NetBSD bus\_space
                   1721: API](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc2011kobe/NetBSD-EtherNEC.html)
                   1722: presentation by tsutsui, contao presentation by taca, and [ATARI
                   1723: TT030](../ports/atari/), [SHARP X68030](../ports/x68k/),
                   1724: [cobalt](../ports/cobalt/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1725: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1726: [zaurus](../ports/zaurus/) gadgets demonstration.
                   1727: 
1.8       wiki     1728: ### `Mar 2011` - AsiaBSDCon 2011
1.2       wiki     1729: 
                   1730: *Mar 19-20, 2011, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                   1731: 
                   1732: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2011.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users and
                   1733: developers on BSD based systems. The conference is for anyone
                   1734: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                   1735: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
                   1736: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                   1737: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   1738: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   1739: 
1.8       wiki     1740: ### `Mar 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Oita
1.2       wiki     1741: 
                   1742: *Mar. 19, 2011, [i-ness](http://www.pref.oita.jp/13040/index.html),
                   1743: Oita, Japan*
                   1744: 
                   1745: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1746: Oita](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-oita/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1747: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1748: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1749: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1750: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstrations.
                   1751: 
1.8       wiki     1752: ### `Mar 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki     1753: 
                   1754: *Mar. 4-5, 2011, [Wasseda University,Nishiwaseda
                   1755: Campus](http://www.waseda.jp/eng/campus/map03.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                   1756: 
                   1757: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1758: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-spring/) , there was a NetBSD
                   1759: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1760: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1761: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1762: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1763: 
1.8       wiki     1764: ### `Feb 2011` - FOSDEM 2011 Brussels, Belgium
1.2       wiki     1765: 
                   1766: *Feb. 5-6, 2011, [FOSDEM](http://www.fosdem.org/2011/), Brussels,
                   1767: Belgium*
                   1768: 
                   1769: At the [FOSDEM 2011 Conference](http://www.fosdem.org/2011/), there was
                   1770: a joint BSD booth staffed by NetBSD and FreeBSD developers and users.
                   1771: 
                   1772: [Marc Balmer](http://www.vnode.ch/) (mbalmer@) gave a talk "Lua in BSD"
                   1773: in the BSD devroom
                   1774: 
1.8       wiki     1775: ### `Feb 2011` - Open Source Conference 2011 Kagawa
1.2       wiki     1776: 
                   1777: *Feb. 5, 2011, [Sunport Hall
                   1778: Takamatsu](http://www.sunport-hall.jp/shisetu/access.htm), Kagawa,
                   1779: Japan*
                   1780: 
                   1781: At the [Open Source Conference 2011
                   1782: Kagawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2011-kagawa/), there was a NetBSD booth
                   1783: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1784: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [many
                   1785: hp](http://twitpic.com/3xoh1i){ [hp300](../ports/hp300/),
                   1786: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1787: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration and [NetBSD/hp300 and
                   1788: wscons](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/osc11kg/netbsd-hp300.html)
                   1789: presentation by tsutsui ([Event driven Commit
                   1790: Log](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/source-changes/2011/02/06/msg018165.html)).
                   1791: 
1.8       wiki     1792: ### `Dec 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Fukuoka
1.2       wiki     1793: 
                   1794: *Dec. 11, 2010, [Fukuoka Institute of
                   1795: Technology](http://www.fit.ac.jp/EN/index.html), Fukuoka, Japan*
                   1796: 
                   1797: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1798: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1799: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1800: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1801: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1802: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1803: 
1.8       wiki     1804: ### `Nov 2010` - Journées Méditéranéennes du Logiciel Libre in Sophia-Antipolis.
1.2       wiki     1805: 
                   1806: *November 26-27, 2010, Sophia-Antipolis, France.*
                   1807: 
1.8       wiki     1808: NetBSD was present for the 2nd time at the [Journées Méditéranéennes du
1.2       wiki     1809: Logiciel Libre](http://jm2l.linux-azur.org). Friday afternoon was
                   1810: generally more enterprise oriented, while Saturday was more end-users
                   1811: focused.
                   1812: 
1.8       wiki     1813: ### `Nov 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Shimane
1.2       wiki     1814: 
                   1815: *Nov 27, 2010, [MATSUE
                   1816: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                   1817: 
                   1818: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1819: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1820: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1821: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/). There was gadget
                   1822: demonstrations ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1823: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1824: 
1.8       wiki     1825: ### `Nov 2010` - NYCBSDCon 2010
1.2       wiki     1826: 
                   1827: *November 12-14, 2010, Cooper Union, New York, NY, USA*
                   1828: 
                   1829: [The New York City BSD Conference
                   1830: (NYCBSDCon)](http://www.nycbsdcon.org/2010/) is the main technical
                   1831: conference on the US East Coast for the BSD community to get together to
                   1832: share and gain knowledge, to network with like-minded people, and to
                   1833: have fun. This event was organized by members of the New York City \*BSD
                   1834: Users Group (NYC\*BUG).
                   1835: 
1.8       wiki     1836: ### `Nov 2010` - Kansai OpenSource 2010
1.2       wiki     1837: 
                   1838: *Nov. 5-6, 2010, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITC
                   1839: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                   1840: 
                   1841: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2010](http://www.k-of.jp/), there were three
                   1842: BSD booths staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1843: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) , [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1844: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) and [NAKAMURA
                   1845: Kazushi](http://www.kobe1995.jp/) with [NEC
                   1846: Express5800(arc)](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2898351) , [64bit
                   1847: 20years {NEC Express5800(amd64), SONY NEWS NWS-5000(newsmips), Sun
                   1848: Ultra60(sun4u), Sun Ultra10(sun4u), HP
                   1849: ML115(amd64)}](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2899650), Xen Dom0 on
                   1850: NetBSD and DomU (NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonflyBSD),
                   1851: OpenBSD/landisk(Firewall Redundancy with CARP and pfsync),
                   1852: OpenBSD/zaurus, WZero3(hpcarm), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1853: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [NetBSD
                   1854: straps](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2898808) gadgets demonstration and
                   1855: BSDBOF (soda-san got [Japanese OSS Contributor
                   1856: Award](http://www.ipa.go.jp/about/press/20101015_2.html), so let me
                   1857: introduce [raiders of the lost ARC
                   1858: tech](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2899062) and [talkin' bout a
                   1859: revolution with soda-san](http://movapic.com/ebijun/pic/2899023) by
                   1860: tsutsui)
                   1861: 
1.8       wiki     1862: ### `Oct 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Niigata
1.2       wiki     1863: 
                   1864: *Oct. 23, 2010, Niigata University, Niigata, Japan*
                   1865: 
                   1866: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1867: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-niigata/) , there was a BSD booth
                   1868: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1869: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Echigo BSD Users
                   1870: Group](http://www.ebug.jp/) . There was a gadgets demonstration (
                   1871: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1872: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) and [FuguIta - OpenBSD LiveCD with 1seg
                   1873: tuner](http://kaw.ath.cx/openbsd/index.php?en%2FLiveCD). ).
                   1874: 
1.8       wiki     1875: ### `Oct 2010` - EuroBSDCon 2010
1.2       wiki     1876: 
                   1877: *Oct. 8-10, 2010, Karlsruhe, Germany*
                   1878: 
                   1879: EuroBSDcon 2010, the european technical conference for people working on
                   1880: and with 4.4BSD based operating systems, was held on Oct 8-10th 2010 in
                   1881: Karlsruhe, Germany. The two day conference program (October 9 - 10) was
                   1882: preceeded by a tutorial day (Oct 8).
                   1883: 
                   1884: For more information please visit the website
1.8       wiki     1885: [](http://2010.EuroBSDCon.org/).
1.2       wiki     1886: 
1.8       wiki     1887: ### `Oct 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Okinawa
1.2       wiki     1888: 
                   1889: *Oct. 2, 2010, [Okinawa Convention
                   1890: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                   1891: Okinawa, Japan*
                   1892: 
                   1893: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1894: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1895: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1896: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many gadgets
                   1897: demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   1898: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1899: 
1.8       wiki     1900: ### `Sep 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Tokyo/Fall
1.2       wiki     1901: 
                   1902: *Sep. 10-11, 2010, [MEISEI
                   1903: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/english/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   1904: 
                   1905: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1906: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1907: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1908: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1909: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   1910: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration and
                   1911: [NetBSD/x68k](../ports/x68k/) on [XM6i X68000
                   1912: emulator](http://www.pastel-flower.jp/~isaki/xm6i/).
                   1913: 
1.8       wiki     1914: ### `Aug 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Nagoya
1.2       wiki     1915: 
                   1916: *Aug. 7, 2010, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan*
                   1917: 
                   1918: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1919: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1920: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1921: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   1922: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There were gadget demonstrations (
                   1923: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1924: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   1925: 
1.8       wiki     1926: ### `Jul 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Kansai
1.2       wiki     1927: 
                   1928: *Jul. 9-10, 2010, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan*
                   1929: 
                   1930: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1931: Kansai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-kyoto/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1932: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1933: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   1934: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There were gadgets demonstration (
                   1935: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1936: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), ).
                   1937: 
1.8       wiki     1938: ### `Jul 2010` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     1939: 
                   1940: *Jul 3, 2010, [The University of
                   1941: Tokyo](http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/campusmap/cam01_04_03_j.html), Tokyo,
                   1942: Japan*
                   1943: 
                   1944: See [this
                   1945: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting12.html.en)
                   1946: for meeting information.
                   1947: 
                   1948: NetBSD BOF with 44 attendances and 55 ustream clients: OpenBlockS600 by
                   1949: kiyohara, [STAR81xx/91xx](http://www.nerv.org/~ryo/bof/index1.html) by
                   1950: Ryo SHIMIZU, [NetBSD goes POSIX.1-2008 and
                   1951: C1X](http://www.hi-matic.org/BOF/BOF.pdf) by tnozaki, YUREX by noztos,
                   1952: AsiaBSDCon by hrs, pkgsrc updates by obache.
                   1953: 
1.8       wiki     1954: ### `Jun 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Hokkaido
1.2       wiki     1955: 
                   1956: *Jun. 26, 2010, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   1957: 
                   1958: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1959: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1960: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1961: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and
                   1962: [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/) with NetBSD/evbarm on Armadillo-9 +
                   1963: VT220J, NetBSD/sparc on Sparcstation IPX, NetBSD/i386 on ThinkPad X200s
                   1964: (VMWarePlayer) and ThinkPad X24, FreeNAS on ThinkPad X200s
                   1965: (VMWarePlayer), NetBSD/landisk on USL-5P, NetBSD/evbppc on kuro-box,
                   1966: NetBSD/evbmips-el on BBR-4MG, and many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   1967: [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm](../ports/hpcarm/),WZero3 with AM/FM Radio }
                   1968: 
1.8       wiki     1969: ### `Jun 2010` - LinuxTag 2010
1.2       wiki     1970: 
                   1971: *June 9-12, 2010, Berlin, Germany*
                   1972: 
                   1973: [LinuxTag 2010](http://www.linuxtag.org/2010/), one of Europe's largest
                   1974: Open Source Expo, took place from June 9th through 12th, 2010, in
                   1975: Berlin, Germany. The NetBSD Project was being represented by volunteers
                   1976: in a shared BSD booth.
                   1977: 
                   1978: If you are interested in helping out at the NetBSD booth or have any
                   1979: questions, please contact Thomas Kaepernick (mast\_1(at)gmx.net).
                   1980: 
1.8       wiki     1981: ### `May 2010` - pkgsrcCon 2010 Basel, Switzerland
1.2       wiki     1982: 
                   1983: *May. 28 -30, 2010, [Departement Informatik, University of
                   1984: Basel](http://www.pkgsrc.org/pkgsrcCon/2010/), Basel, Switzerland*
                   1985: 
1.8       wiki     1986: ### `May 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Sendai
1.2       wiki     1987: 
                   1988: *May. 22, 2010, [Tohoku Computer
                   1989: College](http://www.jc-21.ac.jp/map/index.shtml), Sendai, Japan*
                   1990: 
                   1991: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   1992: Sendai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-sendai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   1993: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   1994: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   1995: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm and
                   1996: WZero3(WS011SH)](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   1997: 
1.8       wiki     1998: ### `May 2010` - Rencontres Bretonnes du Logiciel Libre in Rennes
1.2       wiki     1999: 
                   2000: *May 15-16, 2010, Rennes, France.*
                   2001: 
                   2002: NetBSD was present for the 2nd time at the [Rencontres Bretonnes du
                   2003: Logiciel Libre](http://www.rbll.info)
                   2004: 
1.8       wiki     2005: ### `May 2010` - BSDCan 2010
1.2       wiki     2006: 
                   2007: *May 13-14, 2010, Ottawa, Canada.*
                   2008: 
                   2009: [BSDCan 2010](http://www.bsdcan.org/) was held on 13-14 May 2010 at the
                   2010: University of Ottawa, and was preceded by two days of tutorials on 11-12
                   2011: May 2010.
                   2012: 
1.8       wiki     2013: ### `Mar 2010` - AsiaBSDCon 2010
1.2       wiki     2014: 
                   2015: *Mar 11-14, 2010, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                   2016: 
                   2017: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2010.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users and
                   2018: developers on BSD based systems. The conference is for anyone
                   2019: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                   2020: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
                   2021: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                   2022: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   2023: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   2024: 
                   2025: A NetBSD BOF was held on March 12, 2010 14:00-16:30
                   2026: 
1.8       wiki     2027: ### `Mar 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Kansai@Kobe
1.2       wiki     2028: 
                   2029: *Mar. 13, 2010, [Kobe Industrial Promotion
                   2030: Center](http://www.kobe-ipc.or.jp/access/), Kobe, Japan*
                   2031: 
                   2032: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   2033: Kansai@Kobe](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-kobe/) , there was a NetBSD
                   2034: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2035: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [ATARI TT030 +
                   2036: SMC\_TT](../ports/atari/) ([Demonstration animation GIF for
                   2037: TT030](http://www.ceres.dti.ne.jp/tsutsui/smc_tt/SMC_TT-OSC2010Kobe.gif))
                   2038: , cobalt, many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2039: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2040: 
1.8       wiki     2041: ### `Feb 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki     2042: 
                   2043: *Feb. 26-27, 2010, [MEISEI
                   2044: UNIVERSITY](http://www.meisei-u.ac.jp/english/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   2045: 
                   2046: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   2047: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-spring/) , there was a NetBSD
                   2048: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2049: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with tadpole(sparc) and
                   2050: many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2051: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2052: 
1.8       wiki     2053: ### `Feb 2010` - Hackathon, February 2010
1.2       wiki     2054: 
                   2055: *Feb. 19-22, 2010,
                   2056: [Hackathon](http://www.NetBSD.org/community/hackathon.html)*
                   2057: 
                   2058: The [February 2010
                   2059: Hackathon](http://www.NetBSD.org/community/hackathon.html) was focusing
                   2060: on closing as many bugs and PRs as possible.
                   2061: 
1.8       wiki     2062: ### `Feb 2010` - FOSDEM 2010 Brussels, Belgium
1.2       wiki     2063: 
                   2064: *Feb. 6-7, 2010, [FOSDEM](http://www.fosdem.org/2010/), Brussels,
                   2065: Belgium*
                   2066: 
                   2067: At the [FOSDEM 2010 Conference](http://www.fosdem.org/2010/) , there was
                   2068: a joint BSD booth staffed by NetBSD and FreeBSD developers and users.
                   2069: 
                   2070: [Marc Balmer](http://www.vnode.ch/) (mbalmer@) gave a talk [Because the
                   2071: License Matters: BSD as the Foundation for Commercial Point of Sale
                   2072: Applications](http://www.fosdem.org/2010/schedule/events/bsd_license) in
                   2073: the [BSD devroom](http://www.fosdem.org/2010/schedule/tracks/bsd).
                   2074: 
1.8       wiki     2075: ### `Jan 2010` - Open Source Conference 2010 Oita
1.2       wiki     2076: 
                   2077: *Jan. 23, 2010, [i-ness](http://www.pref.oita.jp/13040/index.html),
                   2078: Oita, Japan*
                   2079: 
                   2080: At the [Open Source Conference 2010
                   2081: Oita](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2010-oita/) , there was be a NetBSD booth
                   2082: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2083: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2084: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2085: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstrations.
                   2086: 
1.8       wiki     2087: ### `Dec 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Fukuoka
1.2       wiki     2088: 
                   2089: *Dec. 5, 2009, [Kyushu Sangyo
                   2090: University](http://www.kyusan-u.ac.jp/E/index.html), Fukuoka, Japan*
                   2091: 
                   2092: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2093: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2094: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2095: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2096: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2097: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2098: 
1.8       wiki     2099: ### `Nov 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Kochi
1.2       wiki     2100: 
                   2101: *Nov. 14, 2009, [Kochi City Culture-Plaze
                   2102: Cul-Port.](http://www.bunkaplaza.or.jp/access/index.html), Kochi, Japan*
                   2103: 
                   2104: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2105: Kochi](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-kochi/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2106: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2107: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with
                   2108: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), gadgets
                   2109: demonstration.
                   2110: 
1.8       wiki     2111: ### `Nov 2009` - OpenRheinRuhr 2009
1.2       wiki     2112: 
                   2113: *Nov. 7-8, 2009, Saalbau, Bottrop, Germany*
                   2114: 
                   2115: A new event in the middle of Europe with a huge audience and an
                   2116: impressive list of exhibitors. NetBSD had a booth as well as the other
                   2117: major BSDs.
                   2118: 
                   2119: For more information about OpenRheinRuhr visit the website
1.8       wiki     2120: [](http://www.openrheinruhr.de/) .
1.2       wiki     2121: 
1.8       wiki     2122: ### `Nov 2009` - Kansai OpenSource 2009
1.2       wiki     2123: 
                   2124: *Nov. 6-7, 2009, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITC
                   2125: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                   2126: 
                   2127: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2009](http://www.k-of.jp/), there was a NetBSD
                   2128: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2129: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   2130: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) with IIJ SEIL/X1(evbmips64), IIJ
                   2131: SEIL/B1(evbarm), NSLU2(evbarm), dreamcast+ISA bus+IDE DiskDrive
                   2132: extension, tadpole(sparc), USL-5P+USB LCD(landisk), Link
                   2133: Station(sandpoint), MacLC475upgrade(mac68k),
                   2134: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2135: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), BSD daemon statue gadgets demonstration and
                   2136: BSDBOF (EuroBSDCon2009 report by msaitoh).
                   2137: 
1.8       wiki     2138: ### `Oct 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Tokyo/Fall
1.2       wiki     2139: 
                   2140: *Oct. 30-31, 2009, [Nihon Kogakuin College 12th
                   2141: build.](http://www.neec.ac.jp/access/kmt.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                   2142: 
                   2143: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2144: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2145: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2146: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [USB-LCD driver for
                   2147: NetBSD](http://www.naobsd.org/udl/) on
                   2148: [USL-5P](http://www.iodata.jp/product/hdd/lanhdd/usl-5p/index.htm) and
                   2149: [LS-S250L](http://buffalo.jp/products/catalog/storage/ls-sl/),
                   2150: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2151: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [tadpole GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/) gadgets
                   2152: demonstration and BSD BOF.
                   2153: 
1.8       wiki     2154: ### `Sep 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Okinawa
1.2       wiki     2155: 
                   2156: *Sep. 26, 2009, [Okinawa Convention
                   2157: Center](http://www.oki-conven.jp/en/modules/tinyd7/page/page1.html) ,
                   2158: Okinawa, Japan*
                   2159: 
                   2160: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2161: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2162: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2163: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) . There was gadgets
                   2164: demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   2165: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   2166: 
1.8       wiki     2167: ### `Sep 2009` - EuroBSDCon 2009
1.2       wiki     2168: 
                   2169: *Sep. 18-20, 2009, University of Cambridge, England..*
                   2170: 
                   2171: EuroBSDcon 2009, the european technical conference for people working on
                   2172: and with 4.4BSD based operating systems, was held on Sept 19-20th 2009
                   2173: at the University of Cambridge, England. One day of Tutorials preceded
                   2174: the conference on Sept 18th.
                   2175: 
                   2176: For more information about EuroBSDCon 2009 visit the website
1.8       wiki     2177: [](http://2009.EuroBSDCon.org/).
1.2       wiki     2178: 
1.8       wiki     2179: ### `Aug 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Nagoya
1.2       wiki     2180: 
                   2181: *Aug. 22, 2009, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan*
                   2182: 
                   2183: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2184: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2185: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2186: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   2187: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There were gadget demonstrations (
                   2188: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2189: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   2190: 
1.8       wiki     2191: ### `Aug 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Niigata
1.2       wiki     2192: 
                   2193: *Aug. 1, 2009, Niigata University of International and Information
                   2194: Studies, Niigata, Japan*
                   2195: 
                   2196: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2197: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-niigata/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2198: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2199: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Echigo BSD Users
                   2200: Group](http://www.ebug.jp/) . There was gadgets demonstration (
                   2201: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2202: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) and [FuguIta - OpenBSD LiveCD with 1seg
                   2203: tuner](http://kaw.ath.cx/openbsd/index.php?en%2FLiveCD). ).
                   2204: 
1.8       wiki     2205: ### `Jul 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Kansai
1.2       wiki     2206: 
                   2207: *Jul. 10-11, 2009, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan*
                   2208: 
                   2209: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2210: Kansai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-kansai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2211: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2212: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   2213: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) . There was gadgets power consumption
                   2214: demonstration ( [Atari TT030](../ports/atari/), [BeBox (stop at
                   2215: bootloader:need S3 Video Card)](../ports/bebox/), [MSI Wind Notebook and
                   2216: VAIO Type P](../ports/amd64/), [cobalt QUBE2 and Cache RAQ2 with
                   2217: Zope](../ports/cobalt/), [gumstix music player sings OpenBSD
                   2218: song](../ports/evbarm/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   2219: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2220: [Linkstation:sandpoint](../ports/evbarm/),
                   2221: [OpenBSD/zaurus](http://www.openbsd.org/zaurus.html), [DragonFlyBSD with
                   2222: hammer](http://www.dragonflybsd.org/), [SGI O2](../ports/sgimips/), [IBM
                   2223: PReP](../ports/prep/), CPU Load average x 16 LED Meterboard with
                   2224: libFT245, bc benchmark time x electricity consumption = energy
                   2225: efficiency graph with all BSD machines. ).
                   2226: 
1.8       wiki     2227: ### `Jul 2009` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     2228: 
                   2229: *Jul 4, 2009, [The University of
                   2230: Tokyo](http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/campusmap/cam01_04_03_j.html), Tokyo,
                   2231: Japan*
                   2232: 
                   2233: See [this
                   2234: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting11.html.en)
                   2235: for meeting information.
                   2236: 
                   2237: BOF with 39 attendances: pkgsrc updates, workarounds for VAIO Type P,
                   2238: AsiaBSDCon reports, eXecute In Place (XIP), gumstix, IA64 , SheevaPlug,
                   2239: USB Wireless LAN drivers, NetBSD - Now, 6.0 and Future, PGP key sign
                   2240: party.
                   2241: 
1.8       wiki     2242: ### `Jul 2009` - Open Source World 2009
1.2       wiki     2243: 
                   2244: *Jul. 1-2, 2009, Tokyo International Forum, Tokyo, Japan*
                   2245: 
                   2246: At the [Open Source World 2009](http://www.idg.co.jp/expo/osw/2009/) ,
                   2247: there was a NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2248: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) . There was gadgets power
                   2249: consumption demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   2250: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ) and [tadpole
                   2251: GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/).
                   2252: 
1.8       wiki     2253: ### `Jun 2009` - LinuxTag 2009
1.2       wiki     2254: 
                   2255: *June 24-27 2009, Berlin, Germany*
                   2256: 
                   2257: The annual [LinuxTag](http://www.linuxtag.org/2009/en.html) conference
                   2258: took place from 24th until 27th of June 2009 at the Berlin fairground
                   2259: under the radio tower. NetBSD was sharing a booth with the other BSD
                   2260: systems at the exhibition.
                   2261: 
1.8       wiki     2262: ### `Jun 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Hokkaido
1.2       wiki     2263: 
                   2264: *Jun. 20, 2009, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   2265: 
                   2266: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2267: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2268: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2269: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Northern land BSD
                   2270: Users Group](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/) with many hpc{
                   2271: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2272: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } , [NetBSD/evbmips on
                   2273: BBR-4MG](../ports/evbmips/), Twitter ticker monitor on 78K0 board via
                   2274: USB Serial, [NetBSD/evbarm on Armadillo-9](../ports/evbarm/) with
                   2275: VT-220J, [NetBSD/sparc on SparcStation Classic](../ports/sparc/),
                   2276: [NetBSD/evbarm on BeagleBoard (working in progress,not boot
                   2277: yet)](../ports/evbarm/).
                   2278: 
1.8       wiki     2279: ### `May 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Shimane
1.2       wiki     2280: 
                   2281: *May 16, 2009, [MATSUE
                   2282: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                   2283: 
                   2284: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2285: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2286: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2287: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/). There were gadget
                   2288: demonstrations ( [SONY VAIO type P](../ports/i386/),
                   2289: [RaQ2:cobalt](../ports/cobalt/), [Armadillo9:evbarm](../ports/evbarm/),
                   2290: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2291: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/) ).
                   2292: 
1.8       wiki     2293: ### `May 2009` - BSDCan 2009
1.2       wiki     2294: 
                   2295: *May 8-9, 2009, Ottawa, Canada.*
                   2296: 
                   2297: [BSDCan 2009](http://www.bsdcan.org/) was held on 8-9 May 2009 at the
                   2298: University of Ottawa, and was preceded by two days of tutorials on 6-7
                   2299: May 2009.
                   2300: 
1.8       wiki     2301: ### `Mar 2009` - CeBIT 2009
1.2       wiki     2302: 
                   2303: *March 3-8, 2009, Hannover, Germany*
                   2304: 
                   2305: The NetBSD project had a joint booth with the FreeBSD project at
                   2306: [CeBIT](http://www.cebit.de/), the large b2b trade fair held in
                   2307: Hannover, Germany.
                   2308: 
1.8       wiki     2309: ### `Mar 2009` - AsiaBSDCon 2009
1.2       wiki     2310: 
                   2311: *Mar 12-15, 2009, Tokyo University of Science,Tokyo, Japan*
                   2312: 
                   2313: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2009.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users and
                   2314: developers on BSD based systems. The conference is for anyone
                   2315: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                   2316: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
                   2317: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                   2318: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   2319: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   2320: [Antti Kantee:Environmental Independance:BSD Kernel TCP/IP in
                   2321: Userspace](http://2009.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P5A)
                   2322: ([Report](http://journal.mycom.co.jp/articles/2009/03/30/asiabsdcon4/index.html)),
                   2323: and [NetBSD
                   2324: BoF](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-jp/2009/02/15/msg000018.html)
                   2325: was held on Mar 13,2009 17:30-19:00. [AsiaBSDCon 2009
                   2326: papers](http://2009.asiabsdcon.org/live/) and
                   2327: [presentations](http://www.youtube.com/bsdconferences) are available.
                   2328: 
1.8       wiki     2329: ### `Feb 2009` - Southern California Linux Expo
1.2       wiki     2330: 
                   2331: *Feb 20-22, 2009, Los Angeles, CA*
                   2332: 
1.8       wiki     2333: The NetBSD project was represented by A.KML and A.DAVID at [SCALE
                   2334: 7x](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/), the 7th annual Southern California
                   2335: Linux Expo, which took place February 20-22, 2009 at The Westin Los
                   2336: Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California.
1.2       wiki     2337: 
1.8       wiki     2338: ### `Feb 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki     2339: 
                   2340: *Feb. 20-21, 2009, [Japan Electronics
                   2341: College](http://www.jec.ac.jp/access/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   2342: 
                   2343: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2344: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-spring/) , there was a NetBSD
                   2345: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2346: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [VAIO type
                   2347: P](http://www.vaio.sony.co.jp/Products/P1/) with NetBSD, [tadpole
                   2348: GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/) and many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2349: [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2350: 
1.8       wiki     2351: ### `Feb 2009` - FOSDEM 2009
1.2       wiki     2352: 
                   2353: NetBSD was present at FOSDEM on Feb 7-8 2009 in Brussels, Belgium.
                   2354: FOSDEM is a free and non-commercial event organised by the community for
                   2355: the community.
                   2356: 
1.8       wiki     2357: ### `Feb 2009` - DCBSDCon 2009
1.2       wiki     2358: 
                   2359: *Feb. 5-6, 2009, Washington, D.C.*
                   2360: 
1.8       wiki     2361: For information, visit [](http://www.dcbsdcon.org/).
1.2       wiki     2362: 
1.8       wiki     2363: ### `Jan 2009` - Open Source Conference 2009 Sendai
1.2       wiki     2364: 
                   2365: *Jan. 24, 2009, [Tohoku Computer
                   2366: College](http://www.jc-21.ac.jp/map/index.shtml), Sendai, Japan*
                   2367: 
                   2368: At the [Open Source Conference 2009
                   2369: Sendai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2009-sendai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2370: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2371: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2372: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2373: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2374: 
1.8       wiki     2375: ### `Dec 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 Fukuoka
1.2       wiki     2376: 
                   2377: *Dec. 13, 2008, [Humanities and Social Sciences Center,Fukuoka
                   2378: University](http://www.fukuoka-u.ac.jp/unv_gide/access/cmps_map1.html),
                   2379: Fukuoka, Japan*
                   2380: 
                   2381: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2382: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2383: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2384: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2385: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2386: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets and USB Camera demonstration.
                   2387: 
1.8       wiki     2388: ### `Nov 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 Okinawa
1.2       wiki     2389: 
                   2390: *Nov. 29, 2008, [Okinawa Industory Support
                   2391: Center](http://www.okinawa-sangyoushien.co.jp/), Okinawa, Japan*
                   2392: 
                   2393: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2394: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2395: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2396: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2397: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2398: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2399: 
1.8       wiki     2400: ### `Nov 2008` - meetBSD California '08
1.2       wiki     2401: 
                   2402: *Nov. 15-16, 2008, Mountain View, California*
                   2403: 
1.8       wiki     2404: For information, visit [](http://www.meetbsd.com/).
1.2       wiki     2405: 
1.8       wiki     2406: ### `Nov 2008` - Kansai OpenSource 2008
1.2       wiki     2407: 
                   2408: *Nov. 7-8, 2008, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITC
                   2409: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                   2410: 
                   2411: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2008](http://www.k-of.jp/), there was a NetBSD
                   2412: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2413: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Kansai \*BSD Users
                   2414: Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/) with [tadpole
                   2415: GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/), [Linkstation:sandpoint](../ports/evbarm/),
                   2416: [PCBSD on Xen](../ports/xen/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2417: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   2418: [LC475](../ports/mac68k/),
                   2419: [OpenBSD/zaurus](http://www.openbsd.org/zaurus.html),
                   2420: [DragonFlyBSD](http://www.dragonflybsd.org/), [Servo motor realtime
                   2421: control via USB audio](http://rogiken.org/daemon/works.html) gadgets
                   2422: demonstration and BSDBOF.
                   2423: 
1.8       wiki     2424: ### `Oct 2008` - EuroBSDCon 2008
1.2       wiki     2425: 
                   2426: *Oct. 18-19, 2008, Strasbourg, France*
                   2427: 
                   2428: EuroBSDcon 2008, the european technical conference for people working on
                   2429: and with 4.4BSD based operating systems, was held on October 18-19th
                   2430: 2008 at the University of Strasbourg in France. Two days of Tutorials
                   2431: preceded the conference on Oct. 16-17th.
                   2432: 
                   2433: For more information about EuroBSDCon 2008 visit the website
1.8       wiki     2434: [](http://2008.EuroBSDCon.org/).
1.2       wiki     2435: 
1.8       wiki     2436: ### `Oct 2008` - NetBSD developers summit @ NYCBSDCon 2008
1.2       wiki     2437: 
                   2438: *Oct 10, 2008, Columbia University, NY, NY, USA*
                   2439: 
                   2440: A NetBSD developer's summit was held on Friday, October 10th, 2008. The
                   2441: event was sponsored by and leads up to that year's NYCBSDCon and took
                   2442: place at Columbia University on the island of Manhattan in New York
                   2443: City, NY, USA. The event was *open to the public*.
                   2444: 
1.8       wiki     2445: ### `Oct 2008` - NYCBSDCon 2008
1.2       wiki     2446: 
                   2447: *Oct 11-12, 2008, Columbia University, NY, NY, USA*
                   2448: 
                   2449: The third BSD Conference organized by the [NYC BSD User
                   2450: Group](http://www.nycbug.org) took place in New York City on October
                   2451: 11th and 12th, 2008.
                   2452: 
                   2453: More information about NYCBSDCon 2008 is available at
1.8       wiki     2454: [](http://www.nycbsdcon.org/2008/).
1.2       wiki     2455: 
                   2456: Coinciding with the conference was the 12th NetBSD Hackathon being held.
                   2457: 
1.8       wiki     2458: ### `Oct 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 Tokyo/Fall
1.2       wiki     2459: 
                   2460: *Oct. 3-4, 2008, [Ota City Industrial
                   2461: Plaza](http://www.pio-ota.jp/english/access.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                   2462: 
                   2463: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2464: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2465: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2466: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [tadpole
                   2467: GX3:sparc](../ports/sparc/), [LinkStation:sandpoint](../ports/evbarm/),
                   2468: [PCBSD on Xen](../ports/xen/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2469: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/) gadgets
                   2470: demonstration and BSD BOF(OpenBSD,NetBSD, [76th IETF
                   2471: Hiroshima](http://www.wide.ad.jp/news/press/20080804-IETF-e.html),
                   2472: [Itojun Service
                   2473: Award](http://www.wide.ad.jp/news/press/20080912-itojun-fund-j.html) ).
                   2474: 
1.8       wiki     2475: ### `Sep 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 in Shimane
1.2       wiki     2476: 
                   2477: *Sep. 12-13, 2008, [MATSUE
                   2478: TERRSA](http://www.sanbg.com/terrsa/e/index.html), Shimane, Japan*
                   2479: 
                   2480: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2481: Shimane](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-shimane/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2482: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2483: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/). There were gadget
                   2484: demonstrations ( [dynabook/SS:amd64](../ports/amd64/),
                   2485: [Armadillo9:evbarm](../ports/evbarm/),
                   2486: [HP712/80:hp700](../ports/hp700/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   2487: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2488: [SL-C3200:zaurus](../ports/zaurus/),
                   2489: [LaVie/G:OpenSolaris](http://www.solaris.com/), and
                   2490: [chumby](http://www.chumby.com/) ).
                   2491: 
1.8       wiki     2492: ### `Aug 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 in Nagoya
1.2       wiki     2493: 
                   2494: *Aug. 9, 2008, Nagoya City University, Nagoya, Japan*
                   2495: 
                   2496: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2497: Nagoya](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-nagoya/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2498: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2499: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   2500: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There were gadget demonstrations (
                   2501: [RaQ2:cobalt](../ports/cobalt/), [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   2502: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2503: [HP712/80:hp700](../ports/hp700/),
                   2504: [OpenBSD/zaurus](http://www.openbsd.org/zaurus.html), [Speecys Robot:
                   2505: NetBSD/sh3](http://www.speecys.com/), [samtk](http://www.samtk.org/) ).
                   2506: 
1.8       wiki     2507: ### `Jul 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 in Kansai
1.2       wiki     2508: 
                   2509: *Jul. 18-19, 2008, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan*
                   2510: 
                   2511: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2512: Kansai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-kansai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2513: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2514: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) . There were gadgets power
                   2515: consumption demonstration ( [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/),
                   2516: [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/), [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2517: [alpha](../ports/alpha/), [SGI O2](../ports/sgimips/) ), Miku Hatsune
                   2518: paper doll with Six servo moters controlled by USB audio, libFT245 with
                   2519: USB, BeBox, Squeak on hpcmips, OneSeg TV recording with hpcmips, bc
                   2520: benchmark time x electricity consumption = energy efficiency graph with
                   2521: all BSD machines.
                   2522: 
1.8       wiki     2523: ### `Jul 2008` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     2524: 
                   2525: *Jul 5, 2008, [The University of
                   2526: Tokyo](http://www.u-tokyo.ac.jp/campusmap/cam01_04_03_j.html), Tokyo,
                   2527: Japan*
                   2528: 
                   2529: BOF with 52 attendances: NetBSD/sparc64 SMP, NetBSD/BBR-4MG
                   2530: evbmips(ADM5120), NetBSD/DLX - CPU implementation on FPGA, OpenRoads -
                   2531: Open Robot Operation And Design Specification, AsiaBSDCon2009, pkgsrc
                   2532: update, KURO-BOX/PRO MB88F5182, Toolchain and "mknative", EeePC, NetBSD
                   2533: - Now, 5.0 and Future, PGP key sign party.
                   2534: 
1.8       wiki     2535: ### `Jun 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 in Hokkaido
1.2       wiki     2536: 
                   2537: *Jun. 28, 2008, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   2538: 
                   2539: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2540: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2541: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2542: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2543: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2544: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration, VT-220J, USL-5P with 3
                   2545: one-seg TV tuners, NetBSD/BBR-4MG .
                   2546: 
1.8       wiki     2547: ### `Jun 2008` - pkgsrcCon 2008
1.2       wiki     2548: 
                   2549: *Jun 13-15, 2008, Technical University of Berlin*
                   2550: 
                   2551: The fifth annual pkgsrcCon convened in Berlin, Germany on June 13 to 15,
                   2552: 2008. pkgsrcCon is a technical conference for people working on the
                   2553: [NetBSD Packages Collection
                   2554: (pkgsrc)](http://www.NetBSD.org/docs/software/packages.html), focusing
                   2555: on existing technologies, research projects, and works-in-progress in
                   2556: pkgsrc infrastructure.
                   2557: 
                   2558: More information about pkgsrcCon 2008 is available at
1.8       wiki     2559: [](http://www.pkgsrccon.org/2008/).
1.2       wiki     2560: 
1.8       wiki     2561: ### `May 2008` - BSDCan 2008
1.2       wiki     2562: 
                   2563: *May 16-17, 2008, University of Ottawa, Canada*
                   2564: 
                   2565: BSDCan is a BSD conference held in Ottawa, for people working on and
                   2566: with 4.4BSD based operating systems and related projects. The organizers
                   2567: have found a formula that appeals to a wide range of people from extreme
                   2568: novices to advanced developers.
                   2569: 
                   2570: For more information about BSDCan 2008 visit
1.8       wiki     2571: [](http://www.BSDCan.org/2008/).
1.2       wiki     2572: 
1.8       wiki     2573: ### `Apr 2008` - BSDCon Barcelona 2008
1.2       wiki     2574: 
1.8       wiki     2575: *Apr 19-20, 2008, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona,
1.2       wiki     2576: Spain*
                   2577: 
                   2578: For more information about BSDCon Barcelona '08 visit
1.8       wiki     2579: [](http://bcn.bsdcon.net/).
1.2       wiki     2580: 
1.8       wiki     2581: ### `Apr 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 Nagaoka
1.2       wiki     2582: 
                   2583: *Apr. 12, 2008, [Nagaoka University of
                   2584: Technology.](http://www.nagaokaut.ac.jp/j/), Niigata, Japan*
                   2585: 
                   2586: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2587: Nagaoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-nagaoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2588: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2589: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2590: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2591: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration, NetBSD/Playstation3,
                   2592: USB OneSeg TV tuner (DUS-01).
                   2593: 
1.8       wiki     2594: ### `Mar 2008` - Frühjahrsfachgespräch (FFG) of the German Unix User Group
1.2       wiki     2595: 
                   2596: *March 11-14, 2008, University of Munich, Germany*
                   2597: 
                   2598: The FFG is an annual meeting for professional users of Unix, networking
                   2599: technologies and IT security.
                   2600: 
                   2601: For more information about FFG 2008 visit
1.8       wiki     2602: [](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2008/)
1.2       wiki     2603: 
1.8       wiki     2604: ### `Mar 2008` - AsiaBSDCon 2008
1.2       wiki     2605: 
                   2606: *Mar 27-30, 2008, Tokyo, Japan*
                   2607: 
                   2608: [AsiaBSDCon](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/) is a conference for users and
                   2609: developers on BSD based systems. The conference is for anyone
                   2610: developing, deploying and using systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD,
                   2611: OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical
                   2612: conference and aims to collect the best technical papers and
                   2613: presentations available to ensure that the latest developments in our
                   2614: open source community are shared with the widest possible audience.
                   2615: AsiaBSDCon2008 was held with over 170 attendances. [[Paper/Slide
                   2616: List](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/papers/index.html),
                   2617: [photographs](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/photo/0327/index.html)]
                   2618: 
                   2619: [NetBSD Discussion:](http://www.NetBSD.org/~uebayasi/abc2008bof.txt)
                   2620: Cherry G.Mathew:NetBSD/ia64, Hiroki Doshita and Masahiko Yasuoka: [npppd
                   2621: and pipex](http://www.seil.jp/download/eng/), Toshiaki Nozawa [Speecys
                   2622: Corp.](http://www.speecys.com/) :NetBSD/Robots, Masao Uebayashi:MIPS N32
                   2623: ABI support and OCTEON on [SEIL/X](http://www.seil.jp/download/eng/).
                   2624: 
                   2625: Paper Session (NetBSD-related content): Christoph Badura: [Gaols:
                   2626: Implementing Jails Under the kauth
                   2627: Framework](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P3A), Antti Kantee:
                   2628: [Send and Recieve of File System Protocols: Userspace Approach With
                   2629: puffs](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P4B), Kristaps
                   2630: Džonsons: [Logical Resource Isolation in the NetBSD
                   2631: Kernel](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P5A) [detail:
                   2632: [mult](http://mult.bsd.lv/)] , Alistair Crooks: [A Portable iSCSI
1.8       wiki     2633: Initiator](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P6A), Jörg
1.2       wiki     2634: Sonnenberger and Jared D.McNeill: [Sleeping Beauty - NetBSD on Modern
                   2635: Laptops](http://2008.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html#P9A)
                   2636: [[Presentation](./presentations/)] .
                   2637: 
                   2638: Mini Talk: M.Warner Losh: FreeBSD/mips, Alistair Crooks: Three roadmaps
                   2639: for NetBSD development through 5.0 and 6.0 - this will cover storage,
                   2640: networking and virtualisation.
1.8       wiki     2641: ### `Feb 2008` - Open Source Conference 2008 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki     2642: 
                   2643: *Feb. 29-Mar. 1, 2008, [Japan Electronics
                   2644: College.](http://www.jec.ac.jp/college/access.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                   2645: 
                   2646: At the [Open Source Conference 2008
                   2647: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2008-spring/) , there was a NetBSD
                   2648: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2649: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2650: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2651: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) [NetBSD/i386 on Asus
                   2652: EeePC](../ports/i386/netbook.html) } gadgets demonstration and
                   2653: [Speecys](http://www.speecys.com/) Robots.
                   2654: 
1.8       wiki     2655: ### `Feb 2008` - FOSDEM 2008
1.2       wiki     2656: 
                   2657: *Feb 23-24, 2008, Brussels, Belgium*
                   2658: 
                   2659: NetBSD has had a booth at the FOSDEM on Feb 23-24 2008 in Brussels,
                   2660: Belgium. FOSDEM is a free and non-commercial event organised by the
                   2661: community for the community. The NetBSD booth was manned by Thomas
1.8       wiki     2662: Reisky <doppelhertz@bsdgroup.de>.
1.2       wiki     2663: 
1.8       wiki     2664: ### `Feb 2008` - SCALE 6x
1.2       wiki     2665: 
                   2666: *Feb. 9-10, 2007, Los Angeles, USA*
                   2667: 
1.8       wiki     2668: The NetBSD project was represented by A.KML and A.DAVID at [SCALE
                   2669: 6x](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/), the 6th annual Southern California
                   2670: Linux Expo, which took place February 9-10, 2008 at The Westin Los
                   2671: Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California.
1.2       wiki     2672: 
1.8       wiki     2673: ### `Dec 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 Fukuoka
1.2       wiki     2674: 
                   2675: *Dec. 8, 2007, [ASC BUILD.](http://www.kma.ne.jp/asc/), Fukuoka, Japan*
                   2676: 
                   2677: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2678: Fukuoka](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-fukuoka/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2679: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2680: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2681: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2682: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2683: 
1.8       wiki     2684: ### `Nov 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 Okinawa
1.2       wiki     2685: 
                   2686: *Nov. 17, 2007, [Okiden Fureai
                   2687: Hall](http://www.okiden.co.jp/corporate/branch/naha.html), Okinawa,
                   2688: Japan*
                   2689: 
                   2690: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2691: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-okinawa/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2692: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2693: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2694: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2695: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2696: 
1.8       wiki     2697: ### Nov 2007 - come2linux: Linux-days Essen 2007
1.2       wiki     2698: 
                   2699: *November 10-11th 2007, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, Germany*
                   2700: 
                   2701: NetBSD was present at *come2linux*, the Linux-days Essen 2007. There was
                   2702: a joint BSD booth, the NetBSD part was manned by Stefan Klose, Julian
                   2703: Suschlik and Karsten Kruse.
                   2704: 
1.8       wiki     2705: ### `Nov 2007` - Kansai OpenSource 2007
1.2       wiki     2706: 
                   2707: *Nov. 9-10, 2007, [Asia and Pacific Trade Center ITC
                   2708: Building](http://www.atc-co.com/), Osaka, Japan*
                   2709: 
                   2710: At the [Kansai OpenSource 2007](http://www.k-of.jp/), there was a NetBSD
                   2711: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2712: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with [Mac LCIII+475
                   2713: upgrade](../ports/mac68k/), [iBook](../ports/macppc/) with [Servo motor
                   2714: realtime control via USB audio](http://rogiken.org/daemon/works.html),
                   2715: [Zaurus C3200](../ports/zaurus/), many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2716: [sh](../ports/hpcsh/), [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2717: 
1.8       wiki     2718: ### `Oct 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 Niigata
1.2       wiki     2719: 
                   2720: *Oct. 27, 2007, [NIIGATA TERRSA](http://www.n-terrsa.jp/access/),
                   2721: Niigata, Japan*
                   2722: 
                   2723: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2724: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-niigata/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2725: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2726: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2727: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2728: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   2729: 
1.8       wiki     2730: ### `Oct 2007` - Systems Munich
1.2       wiki     2731: 
                   2732: NetBSD was present at the Open Source Pavillon (hall B2, booth 110-2) at
                   2733: the [Systems](http://www.systems-world.de/) Computer Fair in Munich,
                   2734: Germany, from October 23rd to 26th. The booth is sponsored and organized
                   2735: by [Computer- und Literaturverlag](http://www.cul.de/).
                   2736: 
1.8       wiki     2737: ### `Oct 2007` - First Turkish Conference on BSD Systems
1.2       wiki     2738: 
                   2739: *Oct. 19-20, 2007, Sultanahmet Campus Marmara University, Istanbul,
                   2740: Turkey*
                   2741: 
                   2742: BSDConTR was the first conference on BSD systems in Turkey. The
                   2743: conference was organized in full cooperation with EnderUNIX Software
                   2744: Development team, which is largely known as its ongoing support for BSD
                   2745: systems in Turkey, and its open source projects and Marmara University.
                   2746: 
1.8       wiki     2747: More information on BSDConTR at [](http://www.bsdcontr.org/)
1.2       wiki     2748: 
1.8       wiki     2749: ### `Oct 2007` - Brandenburger Linux-Infotag
1.2       wiki     2750: 
                   2751: The Brandenburg Linux-Infotag was held on Oct 20th 2007 at the FH
                   2752: Brandenburg, Germany. The NetBSD project was represented with an own
                   2753: booth, and Stefan Schumacher was there to answer questions. For more
                   2754: information, see the [event's
                   2755: homepage](http://www.linuxinfotag-brb.de/).
                   2756: 
1.8       wiki     2757: ### `Oct 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 Tokyo/Fall
1.2       wiki     2758: 
                   2759: *Oct. 5-6, 2007, [Ota City Industrial
                   2760: Plaza](http://www.pio-ota.jp/english/access.html), Tokyo, Japan*
                   2761: 
                   2762: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2763: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-fall/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2764: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2765: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with
                   2766: [X68030](../ports/x68k/) with [Nereid](http://xps.jp/), many hpc{
                   2767: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2768: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration and [IPv6 and Security
                   2769: Presentation by
                   2770: itojun](http://www.itojun.org/paper/itojun-200710-ospn-tokyo/mgp00001.html).
                   2771: 
1.8       wiki     2772: ### `Sep 2007` - EuroBSDCon 2007
1.2       wiki     2773: 
                   2774: *Sep. 14-15, 2007, Copenhagen, Denmark*
                   2775: 
                   2776: The sixth annual European BSD Conference, EuroBSDCon 2007, was held on
                   2777: September 14-15th 2007 at Symbion Science Park in Copenhagen, Denmark.
                   2778: Two days of Tutorials preceeded the Conference on Sep 12-13th.
                   2779: 
                   2780: For more information about EuroBSDCon 2007 visit the website
1.8       wiki     2781: [](http://2007.EuroBSDCon.org/).
1.2       wiki     2782: 
1.8       wiki     2783: ### Aug 2007 - Chaos Communications Camp 2007
1.2       wiki     2784: 
                   2785: The Chaos Communications Camp is the summer event of the Chaos Computer
                   2786: Club. It was held from August 8th to 12th at the Airport Museum
                   2787: Finowfurt near Berlin, Germany. See the event's
                   2788: [homepage](http://events.ccc.de/camp/2007/) for more information.
                   2789: 
1.8       wiki     2790: ### `Jul 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 in Kansai
1.2       wiki     2791: 
                   2792: *Jul. 20-21, 2007, Kyoto Computer Gakuin, Kyoto, Japan*
                   2793: 
                   2794: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2795: Kansai](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-kansai/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2796: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2797: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   2798: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). There were gadgets power
                   2799: consumption demonstration ( [amd64](../ports/amd64/),
                   2800: [alpha](../ports/alpha/), [evbarm](../ports/evbarm/),
                   2801: [hpcarm](../ports/hpcarm/), [hpcmips](../ports/hpcmips/),
                   2802: [hpcsh](../ports/hpcsh/), [news68k](../ports/news68k/),
                   2803: [newsmips](../ports/newsmips/), [sandpoint](../ports/sandpoint/),
                   2804: [sgimips](../ports/sgimips/), [xen](../ports/xen/),
                   2805: [OpenBSD/zaurus](http://www.OpenBSD.org/zaurus.html) ) and [BSD
                   2806: BOF](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-kansai/modules/eguide/event.php?eid=52)
                   2807: ( [Servo motor realtime control via USB
                   2808: audio](http://rogiken.org/daemon/works.html), [Apache
                   2809: Geronimo](http://geronimo.apache.org/), [NetBSD and
                   2810: Java](http://www.yagoto-urayama.jp/~oshimaya/netbsd/netbsd-java/index.html)
                   2811: ).
                   2812: 
                   2813: [A report with some
                   2814: photos](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/2007/osc2007-kansai/index.html) is
                   2815: available.
                   2816: 
1.8       wiki     2817: ### Jul 2007 - Chaos Singularity (CoSin) 2007
1.2       wiki     2818: 
                   2819: *Jul. 6-8, 2007, Bremgarten AG, Switzerland*
                   2820: 
                   2821: The Chaos Singularity 2007 was an event organized by swiss groups which
                   2822: organizationally or by content are related to the CCC (Chaos Computer
                   2823: Club). This event took place from July 6th to 8th at the cultural center
                   2824: of Bremgarten ([KuZeB](http://www.kuzeb.ch)) in the canton of Aargau,
                   2825: Switzerland.
                   2826: 
                   2827: There was a BSD booth at the CoSin 2007, also representing NetBSD. A
                   2828: report was posted to the
                   2829: [regional-de](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-de/2007/07/09/0000.html)
                   2830: mailing list.
                   2831: 
1.8       wiki     2832: ### `Jul 2007` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     2833: 
                   2834: *Jul 7, 2007, [The University of
                   2835: Tokyo](http://www.t.u-tokyo.ac.jp/epage/public/map/e25-j.html), Tokyo,
                   2836: Japan*
                   2837: 
                   2838: See [this
                   2839: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting9.html) for
                   2840: meeting information. Talking about ColdFire,
                   2841: [MobileIPv6](https://op-ha.nautilus6.org/), [Type 0 Routing Header
                   2842: issue](http://www.kame.net/newsletter/20070502/index.html), update
                   2843: net80211 and Atheros, pkgsrc,
                   2844: [NetBSD/playstation3](http://www.ki.nu/hardware/.ps3/files/20070707/),
                   2845: [build status](ftp://ftp.ki.nu/pub/NetBSD-daily/HEAD/map/index.html),
                   2846: automake to BSD make converter, NetBSD - Now, 4.0 and Future, PGP key
                   2847: sign party.
                   2848: 
1.8       wiki     2849: ### `Jun 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 in Hokkaido
1.2       wiki     2850: 
                   2851: *Jun. 30, 2007, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan*
                   2852: 
                   2853: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2854: Hokkaido](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-do/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   2855: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2856: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2857: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2858: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration, Internet Radio Player
                   2859: on USL-5P, NetBSD/Armadillo-9.
                   2860: 
1.8       wiki     2861: ### May 2007 - Linuxtag Berlin
1.2       wiki     2862: 
                   2863: LinuxTag 2007 opened its doors from May 30 to June 2, 2007 at the Berlin
                   2864: Expo Center under the Funkturm in Berlin, Germany. The event featured
                   2865: many talks about Open Source, Linux and there was a [full
                   2866: BSD-track](http://www.linuxtag.org/2007/en/conf/events/vp-freitag.html)
                   2867: at the
                   2868: [BSD-Day](http://www.linuxtag.org/2007/de/community/workshops/bsd-day.html)
                   2869: this year, too. Besides the talks there was a large exhibition fair, and
                   2870: the NetBSD project was among the BSD projects, which had a joint booth.
                   2871: BSD talks included Hubert Feyrer's NetBSD status report.
                   2872: 
                   2873: See the [Linuxtag homepage](http://www.linuxtag.org/2007/) for more
                   2874: information.
                   2875: 
1.8       wiki     2876: ### `May 2007` - BSDCan 2007
1.2       wiki     2877: 
                   2878: *May 18-19, 2007, Ottawa, Canada*
                   2879: 
                   2880: In just three short years, BSDCan, a BSD conference held in Ottawa, has
                   2881: quickly established itself as the technical conference for people
                   2882: working on and with 4.4BSD based operating systems and related projects.
                   2883: The organizers have found a fantastic formula that appeals to a wide
                   2884: range of people from extreme novices to advanced developers.
                   2885: 
                   2886: That year, BSDCan 2007 was held on 18-19 May 2007 at University of
                   2887: Ottawa, and was preceded by two days of Tutorials on 16-17 May 2007.
                   2888: 
                   2889: For more information about BSDCan 2007 visit
1.8       wiki     2890: [](http://www.BSDCan.org/2007/).
1.2       wiki     2891: 
1.8       wiki     2892: ### `Apr 2007` - pkgsrcCon 2007
1.2       wiki     2893: 
                   2894: *Apr. 27-29, 2007, Barcelona, Spain*
                   2895: 
                   2896: The fourth annual pkgsrcCon will convene in Barcelona, Spain on April 27
                   2897: to 29, 2007. pkgsrcCon is a technical conference for people working on
                   2898: the [NetBSD Packages Collection
                   2899: (pkgsrc)](http://www.NetBSD.org/docs/software/packages.html), focusing
                   2900: on existing technologies, research projects, and works-in-progress in
                   2901: pkgsrc infrastructure. Developers, contributors, and users are all
                   2902: welcome to attend.
                   2903: 
                   2904: More information about pkgsrcCon 2007 is available at
1.8       wiki     2905: [](http://www.pkgsrccon.org/2007/).
1.2       wiki     2906: 
1.8       wiki     2907: ### `Mar 2007` - Linux-Infotag Augsburg
1.2       wiki     2908: 
                   2909: *Mar 24, 2007, Augsburg, Germany*
                   2910: 
                   2911: There will be a joint BSD booth at the Linux Infotag in Augsburg,
                   2912: including presence of the NetBSD project. The event offers some small
                   2913: expo space, and two tracks of talks, one with beginners in mind, the
                   2914: other one for advanced users. See [the event's
                   2915: homepage](http://www.luga.de/Aktionen/LIT-2007/) for more information.
                   2916: 
                   2917: P.S.: A report is available in [this
                   2918: mail](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2007/03/26/0000.html).
                   2919: 
1.8       wiki     2920: ### `Mar 2007` - Open Source Conference 2007 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki     2921: 
                   2922: *Mar. 16-17, 2007, Tokyo, Japan*
                   2923: 
                   2924: At the [Open Source Conference 2007
                   2925: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2007-spring/), there will be a
                   2926: NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   2927: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   2928: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   2929: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration and
                   2930: [Speecys](http://www.speecys.com/) Robots.
                   2931: 
1.8       wiki     2932: ### `Mar 2007` - AsiaBSDCon 2007
1.2       wiki     2933: 
                   2934: *Mar. 8-11, 2007, Tokyo, Japan*
                   2935: 
                   2936: AsiaBSDCon is a conference for users and developers on BSD based
                   2937: systems. The conference is for anyone developing, deploying and using
                   2938: systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFly BSD, Darwin, and
                   2939: MacOS X. AsiaBSDCon is a technical conference and aims to collect the
                   2940: best technical papers and presentations available to ensure that the
                   2941: latest developments in our open source community are shared with the
                   2942: widest possible audience.
                   2943: 
                   2944: Please contact secretary@asiabsdcon.org if you have any questions. The
                   2945: AsiaBSDCon 2007 timetable is available at
1.8       wiki     2946: [](http://2007.asiabsdcon.org/timetable.html).
1.2       wiki     2947: 
1.8       wiki     2948: ### `Mar 2007` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage
1.2       wiki     2949: 
                   2950: *Mar. 3-4, 2007, Chemnitz*
                   2951: 
                   2952: NetBSD will have a booth and related talks at the Chemnitzer Linux-Tage
                   2953: (linux days) in Chemnitz, Germany. See
1.8       wiki     2954: [](http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de/2007/) for more information. If you
                   2955: want to help out manning the booth, please contact Hubert Feyrer
                   2956: <hubertf@NetBSD.org> for further details.
1.2       wiki     2957: 
1.8       wiki     2958: ### `Feb 2007` - GUUG spring talk
1.2       wiki     2959: 
                   2960: *Feb. 27-Mar. 2, 2007, Berlin, Germany*
                   2961: 
                   2962: The German Unix User Group will have it's annual spring talk
1.8       wiki     2963: (Frühjahrsfachgespräch) in Berlin this year. It will take place February
                   2964: 27-March 2, 2007, at the Freie Universität Berlin. There will be several
1.2       wiki     2965: talks about Unix and Unix-related topics, and one will be held by Stefan
                   2966: Schumacher on how to secure a NetBSD system using Systrace.
                   2967: 
                   2968: More information can be found at
1.8       wiki     2969: [](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2007/) and
                   2970: [](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2007/abstracts.html#3_7_1). The
                   2971: German language article can be found at:
                   2972: [](http://net-tex.dnsalias.org/~stefan/nt/netbsd/systrace.html).
1.2       wiki     2973: 
                   2974: Ignatios also
                   2975: [posted](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-de/2007/03/27/0000.html)
                   2976: his [slides (german
                   2977: language!)](http://theory.cs.uni-bonn.de/~ignatios/erlgrey-guug-ffg-2007.pdf).
                   2978: 
1.8       wiki     2979: ### `Feb 2007` - FOSDEM 2007
1.2       wiki     2980: 
                   2981: *Feb 24-25, 2007, Brussels, Belgium*
                   2982: 
                   2983: on February 24 and 25, the Free and Open source Software Developers'
                   2984: European Meeting (FOSDEM) takes place again at the Free University of
                   2985: Brussels, Belgium.
                   2986: 
                   2987: There will be a joint \*BSD booth with flyers, CD's, T-shirts and other
                   2988: merchandising, and the Xen demo machine (now upgraded to NetBSD
                   2989: 4.0\_BETA2 with Xen 3.x). Furthermore there are a lot of interesting
                   2990: talks, development rooms, a key signing event, etcetera. More
1.8       wiki     2991: information is available on [](http://www.fosdem.org).
1.2       wiki     2992: 
1.8       wiki     2993: ### `Feb 2007` - SCALE 5x
1.2       wiki     2994: 
                   2995: *Feb. 10-11, 2007, Los Angeles, USA*
                   2996: 
                   2997: [SCALE 5x](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/), the 5th annual Southern
                   2998: California Linux Expo, took place February 10-11, 2007, at The Westin
                   2999: Los Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California. The NetBSD Project had a
1.8       wiki     3000: booth at this event; see the reports by
                   3001: [A.KML](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2007/02/11/0000.html)
                   3002: and
                   3003: [A.JSCHAUMA](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2007/02/12/0000.html).
1.2       wiki     3004: 
1.8       wiki     3005: ### `Dec 2006` - BSDCon Chile 2006
1.2       wiki     3006: 
                   3007: *December 9, 2006, Universidad Diego Portales - Santiago, Chile.*
                   3008: 
                   3009: This is the first BSD related conference held in Chile (Latin America).
                   3010: Our main objective is to provide a place for BSD developers, users and
                   3011: Sysadmins to meet in Chile to share and interchange ideas, experiences,
                   3012: knowledge and in addition to socialize to construct future links to
                   3013: expand knowledge of BSD systems.
                   3014: 
                   3015: The conference is for anyone developing, administrating and using
                   3016: systems based on FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, DragonFlyBSD, Darwin, MacOS X
                   3017: and Solaris.
                   3018: 
                   3019: For more information, please [visit the
                   3020: website](http://www.bsd.cl/index.php/BSDCon2006).
                   3021: 
1.8       wiki     3022: ### `Dec 2006` - OpenSource Conference 2006 Okinawa
1.2       wiki     3023: 
                   3024: *December 2, 2006, Okinawa Industry Support Center,Japan*
                   3025: 
                   3026: At the [OpenSource Conference 2006
                   3027: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006-okinawa/) , there will be a NetBSD
                   3028: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3029: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   3030: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3031: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   3032: 
1.8       wiki     3033: ### `Nov 2006` - Hackathon
1.2       wiki     3034: 
                   3035: NetBSD will run another hackathon, primarily dedicated to get -current
                   3036: ready for the 4.0 re-branch. See the [Hackathon
                   3037: page](../community/hackathon.html) for details.
                   3038: 
1.8       wiki     3039: ### `Nov 2006` - LinuxDay Dornbirn, Austria
1.2       wiki     3040: 
                   3041: NetBSD will be present as part of the OpenSource community at the
                   3042: [LinuxDay in Dornbirn](http://www.linuxday.at/), Austria, on November
1.8       wiki     3043: 18th. Please contact Raphael Langerhorst <raphael@raphael.g-system.at>
                   3044: if you have any questions or want to help out.
1.2       wiki     3045: 
1.8       wiki     3046: ### `Nov 2006` - EuroBSDCon Milan
1.2       wiki     3047: 
                   3048: EuroBSDCon 2006, the European BSD Conference will be held November 10th
                   3049: - 12th 2006 in Milan, Italy. The
                   3050: [schedule](http://www.eurobsdcon.org/schedule.php) is up now, and it has
                   3051: quite a bit of NetBSD-related content:
                   3052: 
                   3053: -   Anders "Ragge" Magnusson: How to set an internet2 Landspeed record
1.8       wiki     3054: -   Jörg Sonnenberger: pkg\_install
1.2       wiki     3055: -   Alistair Crooks: iSCSI - beyond the hype
                   3056: -   NetBSD Security Enhancements: Elad Efrat
                   3057: -   Emmanuel Dreyfus: What's new in NetBSD?
                   3058: -   Brian A. Seklecki: A Scalable Framework for Compact Flash Booting
                   3059:     NetBSD Network Appliances
                   3060: -   Antti Kantee & Johannes Helander: Implementing Lightweight Routing
                   3061:     for BSD TCP/IP
                   3062: 
                   3063: Registration is open now. Please [see the
                   3064: website](http://www.eurobsdcon.org/) for more details!
                   3065: 
1.8       wiki     3066: ### `Oct 2006` - NYCBSDCon 2006
1.2       wiki     3067: 
                   3068: *Oct. 28-29, 2006, New York, NY, USA*
                   3069: 
                   3070: Building on last year's success, the [New York City \*BSD User
                   3071: Group](http://www.nycbug.org/) is organizing [NYCBSDCon
                   3072: 2006](http://nycbsdcon.org/). The
                   3073: [schedule](http://nycbsdcon.org/schedule) shows some speakers talking
                   3074: about NetBSD-related topics.
                   3075: 
1.8       wiki     3076: ### `Oct 2006` - Open Source Conference 2006 Tokyo/Fall
1.2       wiki     3077: 
                   3078: *Oct. 28, 2006, Tokyo, Japan*
                   3079: 
                   3080: At the [Open Source Conference 2006
                   3081: Tokyo/Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006-fall/), there will be a NetBSD
                   3082: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3083: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   3084: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3085: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   3086: 
1.8       wiki     3087: ### `Oct 2006` - Systems Munich
1.2       wiki     3088: 
                   3089: NetBSD will be present at the Open Source Pavillon (hall A3, booth
                   3090: A3.542) at the [Systems](http://www.systems-world.de/) Computer Fair in
                   3091: Munich, Germany, from October 23rd to 27th. The booth is sponsored and
                   3092: organized by [Computer- und Literaturverlag](http://www.cul.de/) - if
                   3093: you want to join us in manning the booth, please contact Hubert Feyrer
1.8       wiki     3094: <hubertf@NetBSD.org>.
1.2       wiki     3095: 
                   3096: A report on the event is available
                   3097: [here](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/10/30/0001.html).
                   3098: 
1.8       wiki     3099: ### `Sep 2006` - Ohio Linuxfest
1.2       wiki     3100: 
                   3101: *Sep. 30, 2006, Columbus, Ohio, USA*
                   3102: 
                   3103: There will be a NetBSD booth at the 2006 [Ohio
1.8       wiki     3104: Linuxfest](http://www.ohiolinux.org/) Conference and Expo. Contact A.JRF
                   3105: <jrf@NetBSD.org> if you have any questions or want to help out at the
                   3106: booth.
1.2       wiki     3107: 
                   3108: A report of the event can be found
                   3109: [here](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/10/17/0000.html).
                   3110: 
1.8       wiki     3111: ### `Sep 2006` - NetBSD at Linux-days Essen 2006: come2linux
1.2       wiki     3112: 
                   3113: NetBSD will participate in the Linux-days in Essen, dubbed "come2linux".
                   3114: There will be a joint BSD booth, the NetBSD part will be manned by
1.8       wiki     3115: Menuhin Saitov <menuhin@web.de>, feel free to contact him about helping
                   3116: out at the booth or if you have any questions. A number of NetBSD CDs,
                   3117: NetBSD t-shirts etc. will be available at the booth, too.
1.2       wiki     3118: 
                   3119: The event takes place on September 9th and 10th 2006 at the Glaspavillon
                   3120: of the University of Duisburg-Essen. See
                   3121: [http://www.come2linux.org/](http://www.come2linux.org/) for more
                   3122: information.
                   3123: 
                   3124: A report on the event was [posted to the regional-de mailing
                   3125: list](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-de/2006/09/16/0000.html).
                   3126: 
1.8       wiki     3127: ### `Sep 2006` - NetBSD at Linux-kongress Nuremberg 2006
1.2       wiki     3128: 
                   3129: There will be a NetBSD booth at the Linux-Kongress in Nuremberg on
                   3130: September 7th and 8th at the University of Applied Sciences
                   3131: (Fachhochschule) Nuernberg. See
                   3132: [http://www.linux-kongress.org/](http://www.linux-kongress.org/) for
                   3133: more information on the event, and contact Hubert Feyrer
1.8       wiki     3134: <hubertf@NetBSD.org> if you have any questions or want to help out at
                   3135: the booth.
1.2       wiki     3136: 
1.8       wiki     3137: A.HUBERTF wrote a short
1.2       wiki     3138: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/09/09/0000.html)
                   3139: about the event.
                   3140: 
1.8       wiki     3141: ### `Jul 2006` - Open Source Conference 2006 in Hokkaido
1.2       wiki     3142: 
                   3143: *Jul. 15, 2006, Sapporo, Japan*
                   3144: 
                   3145: At the [Open Source Conference 2006 DO](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006-do/)
                   3146: , there will be a NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD
                   3147: Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   3148: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3149: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   3150: 
1.8       wiki     3151: ### `Jun 2006` - Open Source Conference 2006 in Niigata
1.2       wiki     3152: 
                   3153: *Jun. 17, 2006, Niigata, Japan*
                   3154: 
                   3155: At the [Open Source Conference 2006
                   3156: Niigata](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006-niigata/) , there was a NetBSD booth
                   3157: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3158: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   3159: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3160: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration with 150 attendances.
                   3161: 
1.8       wiki     3162: ### `Jun 2006` - Interop 2006 Tokyo BSD BOF
1.2       wiki     3163: 
                   3164: *Jun 8, 2006, Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, Japan, 18:30-20:00 JST*
                   3165: 
                   3166: [Interop 2006 Tokyo BSD
                   3167: BOF](https://ssl.medialive.jp/in2006fm/jp/seminar_BOF03.html) was held
                   3168: in [Interop 2006 Tokyo](http://www.interop.jp/2006/) with 129
                   3169: attendances. BOF03. Room 201.
                   3170: 
                   3171: -   Asia BSD Con 2007 Call for Participation , George Neville-Neil /
                   3172:     FreeBSD Project
                   3173: -   FreeBSD: Suspend and Resume Circumstances, for Panasonic Let's Note
1.8       wiki     3174:     CF-R4, Norikatsu Shigemura /
                   3175:     Ensure Technology Ltd
                   3176:     .
                   3177: -   BSD Usergroup activity:
                   3178:     Echigo BSD Users Group
                   3179:     , T.Tamura@EBUG
                   3180: -   XCAST - Explicit Multi-Unicast
1.2       wiki     3181: 
1.8       wiki     3182: \> See [program for
1.2       wiki     3183: details](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/ml/announce-ja/200606/msg00000.html).
                   3184: 
                   3185: The BoF was broadcasted via RealVideo (238 clients),
                   3186: [xcast](http://www.xcast.jp/) (6 clients) ,
                   3187: [IRC](http://www.reicha.net/) (49 clients).
                   3188: 
1.8       wiki     3189: ### `May 2006` - BSDCan 2006
1.2       wiki     3190: 
                   3191: *May 12-13 2006, Ottawa, Canada*
                   3192: 
                   3193: In just two years, [BSDCan](http://www.bsdcan.org/), a BSD conference
                   3194: held in Ottawa, has quickly established itself as the technical
                   3195: conference for people working on and with 4.4BSD based operating systems
                   3196: and related projects. The organizers have found a fantastic formula that
                   3197: appeals to a wide range of people from extreme novices to advanced
                   3198: developers.
                   3199: 
                   3200: This year, BSDCan 2006 will be will be held on May 12-13 2006 at
                   3201: University of Ottawa, and some other related events will be passed
                   3202: during May 10-14th.
                   3203: 
                   3204: [Watch out](http://www.bsdcan.org/2006/presentations.php) for the
                   3205: [NetBSD people](http://www.bsdcan.org/2006/speaker.php) on BSDCan 2006!
                   3206: 
1.8       wiki     3207: ### `May 2006` - pkgsrcCon 2006
1.2       wiki     3208: 
                   3209: *May 5-7, Paris, France*
                   3210: 
                   3211: The third pkgsrc conference will be held on May 5-7, 2006 in Paris,
                   3212: France. Universite Paris 7 - Denis Diderot is graciously hosting the
                   3213: conference on their campus.
                   3214: 
                   3215: pkgsrcCon is a technical conference for people working on the NetBSD
                   3216: Packages Collection (pkgsrc), focusing on existing technologies,
                   3217: research projects, and works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure.
                   3218: Developers, contributors, and users are all welcome to attend, and to
                   3219: share an excellent opportunity to gather and to discuss ideas
                   3220: face-to-face on how to improve pkgsrc.
                   3221: 
                   3222: For more information, including how to register, and how to submit a
                   3223: presentation proposal, please visit
                   3224: [http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/).
                   3225: 
1.8       wiki     3226: ### `May 2006` - LinuxTag 2006
1.2       wiki     3227: 
                   3228: *May 3-6 2006, Wiesbaden, Germany*
                   3229: 
                   3230: NetBSD will have a booth at [LinuxTag 2006](http://www.linuxtag.org/),
                   3231: visit us at Hall 9, booth number 944. There will also be BSD talks and
                   3232: tutorials.
                   3233: 
                   3234: If you're interested in helping out at the NetBSD booth or have any
1.8       wiki     3235: questions, please contact Dennis Wecker <dennis@eperm.net>.
1.2       wiki     3236: 
1.8       wiki     3237: ### `Apr 2006` - Vintage Computer Festival Europe
1.2       wiki     3238: 
                   3239: *Apr 29th - May 1st, Munich, Germany*
                   3240: 
                   3241: The [Vintage Computer Festival Europe](http://www.vcfe.org/) is taking
1.8       wiki     3242: place from April 29th to May 1st in Munich, Germany. NetBSD's A.JKUNZ
                   3243: will demonstrate 2.11BSD on a PDP-11/73 and do some general NetBSD
                   3244: advocacy. If you're interested, please contact A.JKUNZ and/or visit the
                   3245: URL above.
1.2       wiki     3246: 
1.8       wiki     3247: ### `Apr 2006` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     3248: 
                   3249: *Apr 16, 2006, [National Olympics Memorial Youth
                   3250: Center](http://nyc.niye.go.jp/e/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   3251: 
                   3252: See [this
                   3253: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting8.html) for
                   3254: meeting information. Talking about NetBSD/pc98, GDB operation on Emacs,
                   3255: NetBSD/dreamcast maracas controller, NetBSD/kurobako, NetBSD/Armadillo,
                   3256: Codeblog.
                   3257: 
1.8       wiki     3258: ### `Apr 2006` - LinuxWorld-Boston 2006
1.2       wiki     3259: 
                   3260: *April 3-6, 2006, Boston, MA, USA*
                   3261: 
                   3262: This year the first of two LinuxWorld Conferences & Expo is going to
                   3263: take place in Boston, MA, USA at the beginning of April. The NetBSD
                   3264: Project might be represented with a [shared] booth there - if you are
                   3265: interested in helping out, please contact Brian Asemi (asemisldkfj at
                   3266: gmail.com).
                   3267: 
                   3268: For more information about this event see
1.8       wiki     3269: [](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/04/07/0000.html).
1.2       wiki     3270: 
1.8       wiki     3271: ### `Mar 2006` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2006
1.2       wiki     3272: 
                   3273: *March 4-5th 2006, TU Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany*
                   3274: 
                   3275: NetBSD will have a booth at the [Chemnitzer
                   3276: Linux-Tage](http://chemnitzer.linux-tage.de), one of the largest Linux
                   3277: Cons in Germany.
                   3278: 
                   3279: Additionally, several NetBSD presentations and a workshop will be held:
                   3280: 
                   3281: -   Karl Uwe Lockhoff: Introduction into Unix, BSD and Co.
                   3282: -   Stefan Schumacher: Backup and Recovery in a NetBSD environment
                   3283: -   Dennis Wecker: Verified Exec in NetBSD
                   3284: -   Matthias Petermann: NetBSD Features
                   3285: -   Hubert Feyrer: NetBSD example installation in QEmu (Workshop)
                   3286: 
                   3287: For further information contact Stefan Schumacher \<stefan (at)
                   3288: net-tex.de\>.
                   3289: 
1.8       wiki     3290: ### `Mar 2006` - CeBIT 2006
1.2       wiki     3291: 
                   3292: *March 9-15 2006, Hannover, Germany*
                   3293: 
                   3294: The NetBSD project will have a booth at [CeBIT](http://www.cebit.de/),
                   3295: the large b2b-tradefair in Hannover, Germany, from March 12-15. The
                   3296: booth will be in Hall 5, number E 56 and will showcase NetBSD and Xen.
                   3297: 
1.8       wiki     3298: ### `Mar 2006` - Open Source Conference 2006 Tokyo/Spring
1.2       wiki     3299: 
                   3300: *Mar. 17-18, 2006, Tokyo, Japan*
                   3301: 
                   3302: At the [Open Source Conference 2006
                   3303: Tokyo/Spring](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2006/), there will be a NetBSD booth
                   3304: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3305: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   3306: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3307: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   3308: 
1.8       wiki     3309: ### `Mar 2006` - GUUG spring talk
1.2       wiki     3310: 
1.8       wiki     3311: *March 21-24th 2006, Osnabrück, Germany*
1.2       wiki     3312: 
                   3313: [German Unix User Group
1.8       wiki     3314: “Frühjahrsfachgespräch”](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2006/)
1.2       wiki     3315: (spring talk) will be passed during 21.-24.3.2006 in the [University of
1.8       wiki     3316: Osnabrück](http://www.uni-osnabrueck.de/).
1.2       wiki     3317: 
                   3318: There will be at least one NetBSD-related talk, on [backup
                   3319: strategies](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2006/abstracts.html#3_8_2).
                   3320: Interested parties are welcome to coordinate any BOF sessions or booth
                   3321: activities with Stefan Schumacher, see [his posting on
                   3322: regional-de](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/regional-de/2006/01/29/0000.html).
                   3323: 
1.8       wiki     3324: ### `Feb 2006` - FOSDEM 2006
1.2       wiki     3325: 
                   3326: *February 25/26th 2006, Brussels, Belgium*
                   3327: 
                   3328: The sixth [Free and Open source Software Developers' European
                   3329: Meeting](http://www.fosdem.org/) is a 2 days event, organized by
                   3330: volunteers, to promote the widespread use of Free and Open Source
                   3331: software. Taking place in the beautiful city of Brussels, Belgium FOSDEM
                   3332: meetings are recognised as the best Free and Open Source events in
                   3333: Europe.
                   3334: 
1.8       wiki     3335: A.PETER (<peter>) and A.GHEN (<ghen>) [will
1.2       wiki     3336: advocate](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/02/21/0000.html)
                   3337: the NetBSD project on this event. Hope to see you too!
                   3338: 
1.8       wiki     3339: Update: A.GHEN posted a [review of the
1.2       wiki     3340: event](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/02/26/0000.html).
                   3341: 
1.8       wiki     3342: ### `Feb 2006` - SCALE 4x
1.2       wiki     3343: 
                   3344: *February 11-12th 2006, Los Angeles, California*
                   3345: 
                   3346: [SCALE 4x](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/), the 4th annual Southern
                   3347: California Linux Expo, will take place February 11-12, 2006, at The
                   3348: Westin Los Angeles Airport, Los Angeles, California. The NetBSD Project
1.8       wiki     3349: will have a booth at this event; please contact A.KML (<kml@NetBSD.org>)
                   3350: if you would like to help.
1.2       wiki     3351: 
                   3352: A report from Kevin Lahey is
                   3353: [available](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2006/02/14/0000.html).
                   3354: 
1.8       wiki     3355: ### `Dec 2005` - 22nd Chaos Communication Congress (22C3)
1.2       wiki     3356: 
                   3357: *December 27-30th 2005, Berlin, Germany*
                   3358: 
                   3359: [The 22nd Chaos Communication Congress
                   3360: (22C3)](http://events.ccc.de/congress/2005/) is a four-day conference on
                   3361: technology, society and utopia. The Congress offers lectures and
                   3362: workshops on a multitude of topics including (but not limited to)
                   3363: information technology, IT-security, internet, cryptography and
                   3364: generally a critical-creative attitude towards technology and the
                   3365: discussion about the effects of technological advances on society.
                   3366: 
1.8       wiki     3367: ### `Nov 2005` - OpenSource Conference 2005 Okinawa
1.2       wiki     3368: 
                   3369: *November 19, 2005, Okiden Fureai Hall,Japan*
                   3370: 
                   3371: At the [OpenSource Conference 2005
                   3372: Okinawa](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005-okinawa/) , there will be a NetBSD
                   3373: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3374: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   3375: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3376: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   3377: 
1.8       wiki     3378: ### `Nov 2005` - EuroBSDCon 2005
1.2       wiki     3379: 
                   3380: *November 25th-27th 2005, Switzerland*
                   3381: 
                   3382: [EuroBSDCon 2005](http://2005.eurobsdcon.org/) will be held at the
                   3383: University of Basel, Switzerland on November 25th to 27th 2005. Check
                   3384: the [website](http://2005.eurobsdcon.org/) for official program,
                   3385: conference venue and registration. present.
                   3386: 
1.8       wiki     3387: ### `Oct 2005` - Linux-Info-Tag Dresden 2005
1.2       wiki     3388: 
                   3389: *October 29, 2005, Dresden, Germany*
                   3390: 
                   3391: The “Linux-Info-Tag Dresden 2005” will take place on October 29th, 2005,
                   3392: in Dresden, Germany. There will be a NetBSD booth presenting NetBSD to
                   3393: the public and showing its abilities on demo computers. Furthermore,
                   3394: there will be a lecture entitled “Introduction to NetBSD” by Karl Uwe
                   3395: Lockhoff.
                   3396: 
                   3397: For further information contact Stefan Schumacher (stefan [at] net-tex
                   3398: [dot] de) and see the website of the event at
1.8       wiki     3399: [](http://www.linux-info-tag.de/).
1.2       wiki     3400: 
1.8       wiki     3401: ### `Oct 2005` - Systems 2005
1.2       wiki     3402: 
                   3403: *October 24th-28th, 2005, Munich, Germany*
                   3404: 
                   3405: There will be a BSD booth at the Systems computer show in Munich,
                   3406: Germany from October 24th to 28th 2005, where the BSD Projects (among
                   3407: others) will be presented.
                   3408: 
                   3409: People willing to help are welcome. It's also fine that you have only on
                   3410: one or more days time to participate at the Booth. There is also a
                   3411: sponsor which provides food and drinks during the event!
                   3412: 
1.8       wiki     3413: For more Information see [](http://www.systems.de/)
1.2       wiki     3414: 
                   3415: Please contact Daniel Ettle (dan at deam dot org) to help at the booth,
                   3416: especially showing NetBSD!
                   3417: 
1.8       wiki     3418: ### `Oct 2005` - KANSAI-OPENSOURCE-2005
1.2       wiki     3419: 
                   3420: *October 28-October 29, 2005, Osaka Sangyo Souzoukan, Japan*
                   3421: 
                   3422: At the [KANSAI OpenSource 2005](http://k-of.jp/2005/kof.html) there was
                   3423: a NetBSD booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3424: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   3425: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3426: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration, and [DreamCast with ISA
                   3427: BUS Expander](../ports/dreamcast/), [NEC EWS4800 with
                   3428: NetBSD](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/port-mips/2004/06/27/0000.html),
                   3429: [IO-DATA USL-5P
                   3430: (NetBSD/landisk)](http://www.asahi-net.or.jp/~aw9k-nnk/n/landisk.html).
                   3431: 
                   3432: At the \*BSD Meeting in Kansai 2005, There was a BoF about Secure
                   3433: Programing, embeded-NetBSD developers' Network, Devices and more about
                   3434: BSD, driven by [Kansai \*BSD Users Group](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/).
                   3435: 
1.8       wiki     3436: ### `Sep 2005` - Open Source Conference 2005 Fall
1.2       wiki     3437: 
                   3438: *Sep. 17, 2005, Tokyo, Japan*
                   3439: 
                   3440: At the [Open Source Conference 2005
                   3441: Fall](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005-fall/) there was a NetBSD booth staffed
                   3442: by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3443: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) with many hpc{
                   3444: [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3445: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) } gadgets demonstration.
                   3446: 
1.8       wiki     3447: ### `Sep 2005` - NYC BSD Con 2005
1.2       wiki     3448: 
                   3449: *September 17th 2005, New York City, NY, USA*
                   3450: 
                   3451: The [NYC BSD User Group](http://www.nycbug.org) organized the first [NYC
                   3452: BSD Conference](http://nycbsdcon.org/), a one day technical conference
                   3453: for developers, systems administrators and end-users of the BSD
                   3454: operating systems and related open source projects. Please see the
                   3455: [conference website](http://nycbsdcon.org/) for details.
                   3456: 
1.8       wiki     3457: ### `Sep 2005` - Computer-Bank-Office 2005
1.2       wiki     3458: 
                   3459: *September 7th-10th 2005, Odessa, Ukraine*
                   3460: 
                   3461: The NetBSD Project will be presented at 10th annual international
                   3462: exhibition of information technologies, [Computer-Bank-Office
                   3463: 2005](http://www.expo-odessa.com/exeb.phtml?id=47&lang=en), which will
                   3464: take place at Expocentre of Odessa Marine Terminal. All talks about
                   3465: NetBSD and pkgsrc systems are scheduled for Sep 8th. Anyone interested
                   3466: in support for and preparation of this event, please contact Mike M.
1.8       wiki     3467: Volokhov <mishka@NetBSD.org>. See also [his
1.2       wiki     3468: post](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/07/12/0000.html)
                   3469: on netbsd-advocacy.
                   3470: 
1.8       wiki     3471: ### `Sep 2005` - Portuguese NetBSD Users's Group meeting
1.2       wiki     3472: 
                   3473: *September 10th 2005, Lisboa, Portugal*
                   3474: 
                   3475: The [Portuguese NetBSD User Group](http://www.netbsd-pt.org/) second
                   3476: meeting will be held at [Parque das
1.8       wiki     3477: Nações](http://www.parquedasnacoes.pt/) (Vasco da Gama). Please see the
1.2       wiki     3478: group page for more information.
                   3479: 
1.8       wiki     3480: ### `Aug 2005` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     3481: 
                   3482: *Aug 27, 2005, [National Olympics Memorial Youth
                   3483: Center](http://nyc.niye.go.jp/e/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   3484: 
                   3485: See [this
                   3486: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting7.html) for
                   3487: meeting information.
                   3488: 
                   3489: A
                   3490: [presentation](http://www.haun.org/kent/tmp/20050827-NetBSD-audio-en.pdf)
                   3491: about the changes on the NetBSD audio framework is also available.
                   3492: 
1.8       wiki     3493: ### `Aug 2005` - BSDDAY São Paulo
1.2       wiki     3494: 
1.8       wiki     3495: *August 13th, 2005, São Paulo, Brazil*
1.2       wiki     3496: 
1.8       wiki     3497: The first [BSDDAY](http://www.bsdday.com.br/) in São Paulo, Brazil took
1.2       wiki     3498: place on August 13th, 2005. Presentations regarding the main BSD
                   3499: derivatives including, of course, NetBSD were given. Since the event is
                   3500: also meant to promote charity, the entrance fee was 2 Kilograms of
                   3501: non-perishable food, which were donated to a non-governmental
                   3502: organization.
                   3503: 
1.8       wiki     3504: ### `Aug 2005` - LinuxWorld Conference & Expo 2005
1.2       wiki     3505: 
                   3506: *August 9-11th, 2005, San Francisco, California, USA*
                   3507: 
                   3508: [LinuxWorld Conference & Expo
                   3509: 2005](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/live/12/events/12SFO05A/) was held
                   3510: in San Francisco, California, USA from August 9th to 11th 2005. NetBSD
1.8       wiki     3511: had a booth in the ".org Pavilion", organized by A.RIZ <riz@NetBSD.org>.
                   3512: One of the main attractions here was the [NetBSD
                   3513: Toaster](http://www.embeddedarm.com/news/netbsd_toaster.htm), engineered
                   3514: by Technologic Systems. See A.RIZ's
1.2       wiki     3515: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/08/13/0000.html)
                   3516: for more details.
                   3517: 
1.8       wiki     3518: ### `Jul 2005` - BSD at “What the Hack” outdoor hacker conference
1.2       wiki     3519: 
                   3520: *July 28 - 31, 2005, Liempde, near Den Bosch, The Netherlands*
                   3521: 
                   3522: [What The Hack](http://www.whatthehack.org/) is an outdoor hacker
                   3523: conference/event taking place on a large event-campground in the south
                   3524: of The Netherlands from 28 until 31 July 2005. There will be a BSD
                   3525: village with at least three members of the NetBSD Project present. For
                   3526: more details about the \*BSD presence see Daniel Ettle's
                   3527: [message](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/07/04/0000.html)
                   3528: to the netbsd-advocacy mailinglist.
                   3529: 
1.8       wiki     3530: ### `Jul 2005` - BSD-CONFERENCE-JAPAN 2005
1.2       wiki     3531: 
                   3532: *July 23, 2005, [NADYA
                   3533: Park](http://www.u-net.city.nagoya.jp/t-index/nadia.htm) Nagoya, Japan*
                   3534: 
                   3535: [http://www.bsdcon.jp/](http://www.bsdcon.jp/) with 80 attendances.
                   3536: There had be a BSD booth staffed by members of the [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   3537: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/). See more
                   3538: [Reports](http://pcweb.mycom.co.jp/articles/2005/07/27/bsdcon/).
                   3539: 
1.8       wiki     3540: ### `Jul 2005` - Open Source Conference 2005 in Hokkaido
1.2       wiki     3541: 
                   3542: *Jul. 9, 2005, Sapporo, Japan*
                   3543: 
                   3544: At the Open Source Conference 2005 DO there had be a NetBSD booth
                   3545: staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3546: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/).
1.8       wiki     3547: [](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005-do/) with 250 attendances and 17 user
                   3548: groups.
1.2       wiki     3549: 
1.8       wiki     3550: ### `Jun 2005` - MeetBSD 2005
1.2       wiki     3551: 
1.8       wiki     3552: *June 17-19th, 2005, Kraków, Poland*
1.2       wiki     3553: 
1.8       wiki     3554: [MeetBSD 2005](http://2005.meetbsd.org/) will be held in Kraków, Poland,
1.2       wiki     3555: from June 17th to 19th 2005. Check the
                   3556: [website](http://2005.meetbsd.org/) for the official program conference
                   3557: venue and registration.
                   3558: 
1.8       wiki     3559: ### `Jun 2005` - Interop 2005 Tokyo BSD BOF
1.2       wiki     3560: 
                   3561: *Jun 9, 2005, Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, Japan, 18:30-20:00 JST*
                   3562: 
                   3563: [Interop 2005 Tokyo BSD
                   3564: BOF](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/ml/announce-ja/200506/msg00000.html)
                   3565: was held in [Interop 2005 Tokyo](http://www.interop.jp/2005/) with 130
                   3566: attendances. BOF01. Room 302.
                   3567: 
1.8       wiki     3568: -   \*BSD Document Internationalization
                   3569: -   A Robot that runs on NetBSD
                   3570:     Live performance
                   3571: -   BSD Usergroup activity in Japan
                   3572: -   XCAST - Explicit Multi-Unicast
1.2       wiki     3573: 
                   3574: See [program for
                   3575: details](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/ml/announce-ja/200506/msg00000.html).
                   3576: 
                   3577: The BoF was broadcasted via RealVideo (277
                   3578: clients)/[xcast](http://www.xcast.jp/) (4 clients include [Univ. of
                   3579: Science Malaysia](http://nrg.cs.usm.my/), [Nagoya
                   3580: University](http://www.nagoya-u.ac.jp/en/), and [Nagoya \*BSD Users'
                   3581: Group](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/))/ [IRC](http://www.reicha.net/) (55
                   3582: 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)).
                   3583: 
1.8       wiki     3584: ### `May 2005` - BSDCan2005
1.2       wiki     3585: 
                   3586: *May 13th - May 14th, Ottawa, Canada*
                   3587: 
                   3588: [BSDCan 2005](http://www.bsdcan.org/2005/) was held on May 13-14 2005 at
                   3589: University of Ottawa. There were related events on the 12th and the 15th
                   3590: (of a social nature, for the most part).
                   3591: 
1.8       wiki     3592: ### `May 2005` - pkgsrcCon 2005
1.2       wiki     3593: 
                   3594: *May 6th - May 8th 2005, Prague, Czech Republic*
                   3595: 
                   3596: [pkgsrcCon 2005](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2005/) was held in Prague,
                   3597: Czech Republic from May 6th until May 8th 2005. pkgsrcCon is a technical
                   3598: conference for people working on the [NetBSD Packages Collection
                   3599: (pkgsrc)](../docs/pkgsrc/), focusing on existing technologies, research
                   3600: projects, and works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure. Developers,
                   3601: contributors, and users are all welcome to attend. You can view the
                   3602: [slides for this
                   3603: event](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2005/presentations.html) here.
                   3604: 
1.8       wiki     3605: See [](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2005/) for details.
1.2       wiki     3606: 
1.8       wiki     3607: ### `Apr 2005` - Linux Fest Northwest 2005
1.2       wiki     3608: 
                   3609: LinuxFest Northwest is an annual conference providing many free lectures
                   3610: and booths covering the open source Unix community. The free event was
                   3611: held April 30th in Bellingham, Washington, USA. Lectures covering BSD
                   3612: topics and a BSD advocacy booth were available for the fourth year.
                   3613: Around 1000 people attended the past two years.
                   3614: 
                   3615: More information is at
                   3616: [http://linuxnorthwest.org/](http://linuxnorthwest.org/). (If you can
                   3617: volunteer to help with NetBSD advocacy at LinuxFest, please see [this
                   3618: email](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/03/25/0000.html).)
                   3619: 
1.8       wiki     3620: ### `Apr 2005` - 2005 USENIX Annual Technical Conference
1.2       wiki     3621: 
                   3622: *April 10-15, 2005, Anaheim, California, USA*
                   3623: 
                   3624: USENIX is a place to present groundbreaking research and cutting-edge
                   3625: practices in a wide variety of technologies and environments. The 2005
                   3626: program included additional tutorials, more security breakthroughs, and
                   3627: sessions devoted to Linux and Open Source Software. Join the community
                   3628: of programmers, developers, and systems professionals in sharing
                   3629: solutions and fresh ideas.
                   3630: 
1.8       wiki     3631: See [](http://www.usenix.org/usenix05/) for details.
1.2       wiki     3632: 
1.8       wiki     3633: ### `Mar 2005` - Open Source Conference 2005
1.2       wiki     3634: 
                   3635: *Mar. 25-26, 2005, Tokyo, Japan*
                   3636: 
                   3637: At the Open Source Conference 2005 there was a NetBSD booth staffed by
                   3638: members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3639: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/). For more details see
1.8       wiki     3640: [](http://www.ospn.jp/osc2005/).
1.2       wiki     3641: 
1.8       wiki     3642: ### `Mar 2005` - CeBIT 2005
1.2       wiki     3643: 
                   3644: *March 10-16, 2005, Hannover, Germany*
                   3645: 
                   3646: The NetBSD Project was presented at the [CeBIT
                   3647: 2005](http://www.cebit.de/) trade show. A few pictures are available at
                   3648: [this URL](http://nuxi.homeunix.org/album/messen/cebit-2005/).
                   3649: 
1.8       wiki     3650: ### `Mar 2005` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2005
1.2       wiki     3651: 
                   3652: NetBSD was present Mar 5th/6th 2005 in Chemnitz, Germany. We had a fine
                   3653: NetBSD booth at the Chemnitz Linuxdays Mar 5th/6th 2005, with lots of
                   3654: fun going on. Please check Hubert Feyrer's BLOG for all the details:
                   3655: 
1.8       wiki     3656: -   Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2005 Day 0 and 1
                   3657: -   Chemnitzer Linux-Tage 2005 Day 2
1.2       wiki     3658: 
1.8       wiki     3659: ### `Feb 2005` - Spring Talks of the German Unix User Group
1.2       wiki     3660: 
                   3661: Feb 22nd to 25th 2005 in Munich, Germany. For some details on the event
                   3662: itself and some rumours & gossips see Hubert Feyrer's BLOG entries:
                   3663: 
1.8       wiki     3664: -   GUUG Spring Talk, Day 1
                   3665: -   GUUG Spring Talk, Day 2
                   3666: -   GUUG Spring Talk, Day 3
1.2       wiki     3667: 
1.8       wiki     3668: ### `Feb 2005` - Southern California Linux Expo
1.2       wiki     3669: 
                   3670: *Feb 12th -13th, 2005, Los Angeles, California*
                   3671: 
                   3672: NetBSD had a booth at the [Southern California Linux
                   3673: Expo](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/) at the LA Convention Center.
1.8       wiki     3674: NetBSD's presence in booth \#34 was organized by A.KML
                   3675: (<kml@NetBSD.org>). You can find an account of his experience
1.2       wiki     3676: [here](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2005/02/14/0008.html)
                   3677: and [here](http://www.nomadlogic.org/~pete/scale.html); a picture of the
                   3678: NetBSD booth also was prominently displayed
1.8       wiki     3679: [](http://www.socallinuxexpo.org/images/pictures/scale3x_day1_6.jpg).
1.2       wiki     3680: 
1.8       wiki     3681: ### `Feb 2005` - Solutions Linux 2005
1.2       wiki     3682: 
                   3683: *Feb. 1-3, 2005, Paris, France*
                   3684: 
                   3685: NetBSD will have a booth at Solutions Linux 2005. We will be presenting
                   3686: both NetBSD and pkgsrc on various hardware and software platforms, while
                   3687: selling CDs and other merchandise. If you want to help, you can contact
1.8       wiki     3688: Quentin Garnier (<cube@cubidou.net>).
1.2       wiki     3689: 
1.8       wiki     3690: ### `Dec 2004` - 21st Chaos Communication Congress (21c3)
1.2       wiki     3691: 
                   3692: *Dec. 27 - 29, 2004, Berlin, Germany*
                   3693: 
                   3694: There will be a NetBSD booth at this year's [21st Chaos Communications
                   3695: Congress](http://www.ccc.de/congress/2004/), and you're welcome to drop
                   3696: by for hacking, drinking, fun and entertainment, giving talks, promoting
                   3697: NetBSD and your working areas, help man the NetBSD booth, etc. Please
                   3698: contact Stefan Schumacher (stefan [at] net-tex [dot] de) if you're
                   3699: interested in helping out. There are some [notes on the
                   3700: event](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2004/12/30/0000.html)
                   3701: available.
                   3702: 
1.8       wiki     3703: ### `Oct 2004` - EuroBSDCon 2004
1.2       wiki     3704: 
                   3705: *Oct. 29 - 31, 2004, Karlsruhe, Germany*
                   3706: 
                   3707: [EuroBSDCon 2004](http://2004.eurobsdcon.org/) took place in Karlsruhe,
                   3708: Germany. Check the [website](http://2004.eurobsdcon.org/) for official
                   3709: program, conference venue and registration. A
                   3710: [schedule](http://2004.eurobsdcon.org/talkschedule.html) of the talks
                   3711: shows that there were a number of NetBSD developers present.
                   3712: 
                   3713: A brief report from the conference is available
                   3714: [here](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2004/11/02/0000.html).
                   3715: A longer review was published in the [USENIX ;login:
                   3716: magazine](http://www.usenix.org/publications/login/2005-02/openpdfs/eurobsdcon.pdf).
                   3717: 
1.8       wiki     3718: ### `Oct 2004` - Systems 2004
1.2       wiki     3719: 
                   3720: *Oct. 18 - 22, 2004, Munich, Germany*
                   3721: 
1.8       wiki     3722: There will be a 40m² BSD booth at the Systems computer show in Munich,
1.2       wiki     3723: Germany from October 18th to 22nd 2004, where the NetBSD project (among
                   3724: others) will be presented. People willing to help are welcome; Daniel
                   3725: Ettle (dan at deam org) will act as a point of contact. See
1.8       wiki     3726: [](http://www.systems.de/) for more information on the exhibition.
1.2       wiki     3727: 
1.8       wiki     3728: ### `Oct 2004` - BSD-CONFERENCE-JAPAN 2004
1.2       wiki     3729: 
                   3730: *October 23, 2004, Osaka Sangyo Souzoukan, Japan*
                   3731: 
1.8       wiki     3732: [](http://www.bsdcon.jp/2004/)
1.2       wiki     3733: 
1.8       wiki     3734: ### `Oct 2004` - KANSAI-OPENSOURCE-2004
1.2       wiki     3735: 
                   3736: *October 22-October 23, 2004, Osaka Sangyo Souzoukan, Japan*
                   3737: 
1.8       wiki     3738: [](http://k-of.jp/2004/)
1.2       wiki     3739: 
1.8       wiki     3740: ### `Sep 2004` - Open Source Conference 2004
1.2       wiki     3741: 
                   3742: *Sep. 4, 2004, Tokyo, Japan*
                   3743: 
                   3744: At the Open Source Conference 2004 there was a NetBSD booth staffed by
                   3745: members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3746: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/).
                   3747: 
1.8       wiki     3748: ### `Sep 2004` - Swiss Unix Conference 2004
1.2       wiki     3749: 
                   3750: *Sep. 2 - 4, 2004, Zurich, Switzerland*
                   3751: 
                   3752: [SUCON '04](http://www.suug.ch/sucon/04/), the 2nd Swiss Unix
                   3753: Conference, will take place in Zurich, Switzerland. The NetBSD Project
                   3754: was represented by Hubert Feyrer, who will gave [a
                   3755: presentation](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/sucon-netbsd.pdf) at this
                   3756: conference.
                   3757: 
1.8       wiki     3758: ### `Aug 2004` - NetBSD System Administration training
1.2       wiki     3759: 
                   3760: *August 10 - 13, 2004, Seattle, Washington, USA*
                   3761: 
                   3762: [Puget Sound Technology](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/) is
                   3763: teaching a hands-on class covering the fundamentals of NetBSD system
                   3764: administration. Visit [http://www.pugetsoun
                   3765: dtechnology.com/training/netbsd/](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/)
                   3766: for details.
                   3767: 
1.8       wiki     3768: ### `Aug 2004` - LinuxWorld 2004
1.2       wiki     3769: 
                   3770: *Aug. 2 - 5, 2004, San Francisco, CA, USA*
                   3771: 
                   3772: [LinuxWorld Conference and
                   3773: Expo](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/live/12/events/12SFO04A) is going to
                   3774: take place in San Francisco, CA, USA at the beginning of August. The
                   3775: NetBSD Project might be represented with a booth there - if you are
1.8       wiki     3776: interested in helping out, please contact <regional-sfba@NetBSD.org>.
1.2       wiki     3777: 
1.8       wiki     3778: ### `Jul 2004` - Get into OpenSource Hokkaido 2004 (GODo2004)
1.2       wiki     3779: 
                   3780: *Jul. 24, 2004, Sapporo Business Innovation Center, Sapporo, Japan*
                   3781: 
                   3782: At the Get into OpenSource Hokkaido 2004 (GODo2004), there was a NetBSD
                   3783: booth staffed by members of the [Japan NetBSD Users'
                   3784: Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/) and
                   3785: [NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/) with NetBSD/i386+IPv6 XCAST on VAIO
                   3786: GT, and many hpc{ [mips](../ports/hpcmips/), [sh](../ports/hpcsh/),
                   3787: [arm](../ports/hpcarm/) }
                   3788: 
1.8       wiki     3789: ### `Jun 2004` - NetWorld+Interop 2004 Tokyo BSD BOF
1.2       wiki     3790: 
                   3791: *Jun 30, 2004, Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, Japan, 18:30-20:00 JST*
                   3792: 
1.8       wiki     3793: [](http://www.interop.jp/2004/)
1.2       wiki     3794: 
                   3795: [BOF
                   3796: information](http://www.re.soum.co.jp/%7Efukaumi/ml/netbsd/200406/msg00015.html)
                   3797: 
1.8       wiki     3798: Contact Jun Ebihara <jun@NetBSD.org> for more information.
1.2       wiki     3799: 
1.8       wiki     3800: ### `Jun 2004` - USENIX 2004
1.2       wiki     3801: 
                   3802: *June 27 - July 2, 2004, Boston, MA, USA*
                   3803: 
                   3804: [USENIX '04](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix04/), the USENIX Annual
                   3805: Technical Conference is going to take place in Boston, MA, USA at the
                   3806: end of June. The NetBSD Project will be represented by Alistair Crooks,
                   3807: who gives a talk on [The NetBSD Update
                   3808: System](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix04/tech/sigs.html#netbsd_update),
                   3809: as well as Christos Zoulas, who will report on NetBSD during [The State
                   3810: of the BSD
                   3811: Projects](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix04/tech/sigs.html#bsd_projects),
                   3812: and finally by a number of NetBSD developers who will be attending the
                   3813: conference.
                   3814: 
1.8       wiki     3815: ### `Jun 2004` - Linuxtag 2004
1.2       wiki     3816: 
                   3817: *June 23 - 26, 2004, Karlsruhe, Germany*
                   3818: 
                   3819: [Linuxtag 2004](http://www.linuxtag.org/2004/index.html) is going to
                   3820: take place in Karlsruhe, Germany. The NetBSD Project will be represented
1.8       wiki     3821: with a booth - please contact <hubertf@NetBSD.org> if you are interested
                   3822: in helping out.
1.2       wiki     3823: 
1.8       wiki     3824: ### `May 2004` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     3825: 
                   3826: *May 22, 2004, [National Olympics Memorial Youth
                   3827: Center](http://nyc.niye.go.jp/e/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   3828: 
                   3829: See [this
                   3830: page](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting6.html) for
                   3831: meeting information.
                   3832: 
1.8       wiki     3833: ### `May 2004` - BSDCan 2004
1.2       wiki     3834: 
                   3835: *May 13-16, 2004, Ottawa, Canada*
                   3836: 
                   3837: The first BSDCan was a tremendous success. With attendance matching
                   3838: BSDCon, and lower fees and accommodation costs, this looks likely to
                   3839: become a popular annual conference. BSD developer Speakers and attendees
                   3840: were numerous. BSDMall had NetBSD paraphanalia available for sale. See
                   3841: also the [BSDCan Website](http://www.bsdcan.org/), and some [photos from
                   3842: Daemonnews.](http://ezine.daemonnews.org/200405/bsdcan_2004/)
                   3843: 
1.8       wiki     3844: ### `May 2004` - LinuxChix-Br II National Meeting
1.2       wiki     3845: 
                   3846: *May 1-2, 2004 Sao Paulo, Brazil*
                   3847: 
                   3848: At the [LinuxChix-Br National
                   3849: Meeting](http://www.linuxchix.org.br/node.php?id=87) there will be a
                   3850: presentation about pkgsrc and a NetBSD booth staffed by members of
                   3851: NetBSD-BR.
                   3852: 
1.8       wiki     3853: ### `Apr 2004` - pkgsrcCon 2004
1.2       wiki     3854: 
                   3855: *April 30 - May 2, 2004, Vienna, Austria*
                   3856: 
                   3857: pkgsrcCon is a technical conference for people working at the NetBSD
                   3858: Packages Collection (pkgsrc), focusing on existing technologies,
                   3859: research projects, and works-in-progress in pkgsrc infrastructure. For
                   3860: more information, including slides of the talks, please visit
                   3861: [http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2004/](http://www.pkgsrcCon.org/2004/), and
                   3862: see Hubert Feyrer's report in the [DaemonNews
                   3863: Ezine](http://ezine.daemonnews.org/200405/pkgsrcCon2004.html).
                   3864: 
1.8       wiki     3865: ### `Apr 2004` - Linuxfest Northwest 2004
1.2       wiki     3866: 
                   3867: *April 17, 2004, Bellingham, Washington, USA*
                   3868: 
                   3869: LFNW is a showcase for what Northwest Linux users are doing with open
                   3870: source software. Over 50 short (1 hour) presentations will be given
                   3871: throughout the day. Among them will be introductions to BSD and pkgsrc.
                   3872: There will be a BSD booth, occupied by two NetBSD developers and other
                   3873: BSD enthusiasts. Admission is free. Please see
                   3874: [http://www.linuxnorthwest.org/](http://www.linuxnorthwest.org/) and
                   3875: [this message to the netbsd-news
                   3876: mailinglist](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-news/2004/04/16/0000.html)
                   3877: for more information.
                   3878: 
1.8       wiki     3879: ### `Mar 2004` - GUUG Frühjahrsfachgespräch
1.2       wiki     3880: 
                   3881: *March 9-12, 2004, Bochum, Germany*
                   3882: 
                   3883: The NetBSD Project will in all likeliness be represented at this year's
                   3884: [GUUG
1.8       wiki     3885: Frühjahrsfachgespräche](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2004/), a
1.2       wiki     3886: yearly congress for everybody interested in Unix(-like) Systems and
                   3887: System Administration organized by the [German Unix User
                   3888: Group](http://www.guug.de/).
                   3889: 
1.8       wiki     3890: ### `Mar 2004` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tag 2004
1.2       wiki     3891: 
                   3892: *March 6-7, 2004, Chemnitz, Germany*
                   3893: 
                   3894: NetBSD was represented with a booth at the Chemnitzer Linux-Tag 2004 in
                   3895: Chemnitz, Germany. In addition, there were three presentations:
                   3896: 
1.8       wiki     3897: -   \`\`
                   3898:     Cryptographic applications under NetBSD
                   3899:     '' by Stefan Schumacher
                   3900: -   \`\`
                   3901:     Introduction to NetBSD
                   3902:     '' by Karl Uwe Lockhoff
                   3903: -   \`\`
                   3904:     Software Installation under NetBSD, Linux & Solaris using pkgsrc
                   3905:     '' by Hubert Feyrer
1.2       wiki     3906: 
                   3907: Please see the
                   3908: [website](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/2004/allgemeines/) for
                   3909: details. Photos are available at [this
                   3910: website](http://www.uni-magdeburg.de/steschum/6clt/), more photos can be
                   3911: found on the [Linux-Tag
                   3912: website](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/2004/media/bilder/).
                   3913: 
1.8       wiki     3914: ### `Feb 2004` - Solutions Linux 2004
1.2       wiki     3915: 
                   3916: *February 3-5, 2004, Paris, France*
                   3917: 
                   3918: NetBSD was represented with a booth at the [Solutions Linux
                   3919: 2004](http://www.solutionslinux.fr) conference and expo in Paris,
                   3920: France.
                   3921: 
1.8       wiki     3922: ### `Jan 2004` - LinuxWorld 2004
1.2       wiki     3923: 
                   3924: *January 20-23, 2004, New York, New York*
                   3925: 
                   3926: The [LinuxWorld Conference and Expo](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com) 2004
                   3927: took place in the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City
                   3928: from January 20-23, 2004. While the NetBSD Project did not have their
                   3929: own booth this year, we were able to hand out some flyers and sell a few
                   3930: shirts through the [BSDMall](http://www.bsdmall.com) booth. See the
                   3931: [report](http://daily.daemonnews.org/view_story.php3?story_id=4368) from
                   3932: the local user group ([NYCBUG](http://www.nycbug.org/)) for details.
                   3933: 
1.8       wiki     3934: ### `Dec 2003` - 20th Chaos Communication Congress (20c3)
1.2       wiki     3935: 
                   3936: *December 27th to 29th, 2003, Berlin, Germany*
                   3937: 
                   3938: The NetBSD Project was represented at the [20th Chaos Communication
                   3939: Congress](http://www.ccc.de/congress/2003/) (20c3) in Berlin, Germany,
                   3940: from December 27th to 29th. See Hubert Feyrer's
                   3941: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2004/01/02/0002.html)
                   3942: for Details. If you're interested in the
                   3943: [Blinkenlights](http://www.blinkenlights.de/) project, one of 20c3's
                   3944: main attractions, you will find Lubomir Sedlacik's [post to the
                   3945: netbsd-advocacy](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2004/01/03/0000.html)
                   3946: MailingList useful.
                   3947: 
1.8       wiki     3948: ### `Dec 2003` - BSDCon Brasil 2003
1.2       wiki     3949: 
                   3950: *December 6 and 7, 2003, Instituto Militar de Engenharia (military
                   3951: institute of engineering - IME), Rio de Janeiro, Brasil*
                   3952: 
                   3953: See [http://bsdcon.myfreebsd.com.br](http://bsdcon.myfreebsd.com.br) for
                   3954: details.
                   3955: 
1.8       wiki     3956: ### `Dec 2003` - BSD-Linux-Day 2003
1.2       wiki     3957: 
                   3958: *December 2, 2003, Pacifico Yokohama, Japan*
                   3959: 
                   3960: [http://www.jus.or.jp/events/bsd-linux-day/](http://www.jus.or.jp/events/bsd-linux-day/)
                   3961: 
1.8       wiki     3962: ### `Nov 2003` - NetBSD System Administration training
1.2       wiki     3963: 
                   3964: *November 18-21, 2003, Seattle, Washington area*
                   3965: 
                   3966: [Puget Sound Technology](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/) is
                   3967: teaching a hands-on class covering the fundamentals of NetBSD system
                   3968: administration. See
                   3969: [http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/)
                   3970: for details.
                   3971: 
1.8       wiki     3972: ### `Oct 2003` - KANSAI-OPENSOURCE+FREEWARE-2003
1.2       wiki     3973: 
                   3974: *October 31-November 1, 2003, Osaka Sangyo Souzoukan, Japan*
                   3975: 
1.8       wiki     3976: [](http://k-of.jp/2003/)
1.2       wiki     3977: 
1.8       wiki     3978: ### `Oct 2003` - BSD-CONFERENCE-JAPAN 2003
1.2       wiki     3979: 
                   3980: *October 18, 2003, BIZ SHINJUKU, Japan*
                   3981: 
1.8       wiki     3982: [](http://www.bsdcon.jp/2003/)
1.2       wiki     3983: 
1.8       wiki     3984: ### `Oct 2003` - Linux-Kongress 2003
1.2       wiki     3985: 
1.8       wiki     3986: *October 14-16, 2003, Saarbrücken, Germany*
1.2       wiki     3987: 
1.8       wiki     3988: NetBSD will be present at the Linux-Kongress in Saarbrücken, Germany, an
1.2       wiki     3989: event mostly attended by Linux developers. Presenting NetBSD in this
                   3990: environment will give an interesting chance to compare open source
                   3991: operating systems on a highly skilled level. There will be a joint booth
                   3992: by all BSD projects offering CDs, DVDs, t-shirts and other devotionalia.
                   3993: See [this page](http://www.linux-kongress.org/2003/index.html) for more
                   3994: information.
                   3995: 
1.8       wiki     3996: ### `Sep 2003` - BSDCon 2003
1.2       wiki     3997: 
                   3998: *September 8-12, 2003, Marriott Hotel,San Mateo, California, USA*
                   3999: 
                   4000: Meet the movers and shakers of the BSD community, and learn how you can
                   4001: use BSD as part of your enterprise-grade solutions. For details, see
                   4002: [http://www.usenix.org/events/bsdcon03/cfp/](http://www.usenix.org/events/bsdcon03/cfp/).
                   4003: Contact name, address, phone, fax and/or e-mail: Conference Department,
                   4004: 510-528-8649, conference@usenix.org. A
                   4005: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/09/13/0000.html)
                   4006: is available online.
                   4007: 
1.8       wiki     4008: ### `Aug 2003` - Chaos Communication Camp 2003
1.2       wiki     4009: 
                   4010: *August 7-10, 2003, near Berlin, Germany (Old Europe).*
                   4011: 
                   4012: A lot of photos are available
                   4013: [online](http://www.uni-magdeburg.de/steschum/ccc03/index.html), as well
                   4014: as [some slides](advocacy/folienslide.pdf).
                   4015: 
1.8       wiki     4016: ### `Jul 2003` - Linuxtag Karlsruhe, Germany
1.2       wiki     4017: 
                   4018: *July 10-13, Karlsruhe, Germany*
                   4019: 
                   4020: The NetBSD Project was present at the [Linuxtag Karlsruhe 2003,
                   4021: Germany](http://www.linuxtag.org/2003/en/index.html) from July 10ths to
                   4022: 13th in a booth together with other BSD-related projects.
                   4023: 
                   4024: The booth was organized by Hubert Feyrer, Bernd Sieker and Jaromir
                   4025: Dolecek. See the [full
                   4026: report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/07/14/0000.html)
                   4027: for details and pictures.
                   4028: 
1.8       wiki     4029: ### `Jul 2003` - Libre Software Meeting in Metz
1.2       wiki     4030: 
                   4031: *July 9-12, 2003, Metz, France*
                   4032: [http://www.rencontresmondiales.org/](http://www.rencontresmondiales.org/)
                   4033: 
                   4034: The NetBSD Project was represented at the LSM 2003 by Emmanuel Dreyfus
                   4035: and Gilbert Fernandes. A
                   4036: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/07/14/0002.html)
                   4037: of the meeting as well as some pictures are available online.
                   4038: 
1.8       wiki     4039: ### `Jul 2003` - NetWorld+Interop 2003 Tokyo BSD BOF
1.2       wiki     4040: 
                   4041: *July 2, 2003, Makuhari-Messe, Chiba, Japan, 18:30-20:00 JST*
                   4042: 
                   4043: [http://www.interop.jp/](http://www.interop.jp/)
                   4044: 
1.8       wiki     4045: Call for Presentation: contact Jun Ebihara <jun@NetBSD.org>.
1.2       wiki     4046: 
1.8       wiki     4047: ### `Jun 2003` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting & NetBSD BOF
1.2       wiki     4048: 
                   4049: *Jun 28, 2003, [National Olympics Memorial Youth
                   4050: Center](http://nyc.niye.go.jp/e/), Tokyo, Japan*
                   4051: 
1.8       wiki     4052: ### `Jun 2003` - Open Source Meeting 2003 in Nagoya University
1.2       wiki     4053: 
                   4054: *June 7-8, 2003, Nagoya, Japan*
                   4055: 
                   4056: [http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2003/](http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2003/)
                   4057: 
1.8       wiki     4058: ### `Jun 2003` - 2003 USENIX Annual Technical Conference
1.2       wiki     4059: 
                   4060: *June 9-14, 2003, San Antonio, Texas, USA*
                   4061: 
                   4062: A six-day, multiple-track event which includes tutorials, technical
                   4063: sessions composed of refereed papers, invited talks, and
                   4064: Birds-of-a-Feather sessions. There will be a [Super BSD BOF
                   4065: Session](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix03/bofs.html). For details,
                   4066: see
                   4067: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix03/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix03/).
                   4068: Contact name, address, phone, fax and/or e-mail: Conference Department,
                   4069: 510-528-8649, conference@usenix.org
                   4070: 
                   4071: Slides of Chris Demetriou's presentation are [available
                   4072: here](events/usenix2003/).
                   4073: 
1.8       wiki     4074: ### `May 2003` - BSDay 2003
1.2       wiki     4075: 
                   4076: *May 21, 2003, Warszawa-Miedzeszyn, Poland*
                   4077: 
                   4078: [AVET Information and Network Security](http://www.avet.com.pl/) are
                   4079: holding the [BSDay
                   4080: 2003](http://www.avet.com.pl/en/conferences/bsday/bsday.php) conference
                   4081: on May 21, 2003, the first event of its kind in Poland. See the web site
                   4082: for more information.
                   4083: 
1.8       wiki     4084: ### `May 2003` - BSDCon.it
1.2       wiki     4085: 
                   4086: *May 9-11, 2003, Padova, Italy*
                   4087: 
                   4088: As part of [Webbit '03](http://www.webb.it/),
                   4089: [BSDCon.it](http://www.bsdcon.it/) will be held from May 9th to may 11th
                   4090: in Padova, Italy. People interested in giving a talk on NetBSD should
1.8       wiki     4091: contact <ed@bsdcon.it>.
1.2       wiki     4092: 
1.8       wiki     4093: ### `Apr 2003` - DECUS Munich Symposium 2003
1.2       wiki     4094: 
                   4095: *April 8th-10th, 2003, Bonn, Germany* *(updated)*
                   4096: 
                   4097: There was a presentation about porting NetBSD to old hardware, and the
                   4098: different emulating systems that allow old software to run on new
                   4099: hardware, again with NetBSD as the host OS, and one about eletronic
                   4100: voting, using the procedure for the [election of the NetBSD Board of
                   4101: Directors](../changes/#board-elections2002) as an in-depth example.
                   4102: 
1.8       wiki     4103: ### `Apr 2003` - Magdeburg Linuxtag
1.2       wiki     4104: 
                   4105: *April 5th, 2003, Magdeburg, Germany*
                   4106: 
                   4107: There was a NetBSD booth and presentation at the Magdeburg Linuxtag in
                   4108: Magdeburg, Germany on April 5th 2003 at the University of Magdeburg,
                   4109: Germany. See [http://www.mdlug.de/](http://www.mdlug.de/) for more
1.8       wiki     4110: information. Contact Bernd Sieker <bsieker@freenet.de> for information
                   4111: regarding representation of NetBSD at the event.
1.2       wiki     4112: 
1.8       wiki     4113: ### `Mar 2003` - NetBSD is ten years young and still going strong!
1.2       wiki     4114: 
                   4115: Several parties are being held in cities around the world to celebrate
                   4116: the tenth birthday of The NetBSD Project, March 21, 2003. Check out the
                   4117: [Events Gallery](events/) for more information.
                   4118: 
1.8       wiki     4119: ### `Mar 2003` - CeBIT 2003
1.2       wiki     4120: 
                   4121: *March 12-19, 2003, Hannover, Germany*
                   4122: 
                   4123: The [CeBIT 2003](http://www.cebit.de), the most widely known ICT trade
                   4124: fair world-wide, took place in Hannover, Germany from March 12-19, 2003.
                   4125: The NetBSD Project had a booth on Wednesday the 12th, and Thursday 13th,
                   4126: and there was a 30 minute presentation of the NetBSD Project. Bernd
                   4127: Sieker and Jaromir Dolocek manned the booth, see their
                   4128: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/03/20/0001.html).
                   4129: 
1.8       wiki     4130: ### `Mar 2003` - NetBSD System Administration training
1.2       wiki     4131: 
                   4132: *March 4-6, 2003, Phoenix, Arizona, USA area*
                   4133: 
                   4134: [Puget Sound Technology](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/) is
                   4135: teaching a hands-on class covering the fundamentals of NetBSD system
                   4136: administration. See
                   4137: [http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/training/netbsd/)
                   4138: for details.
                   4139: 
1.8       wiki     4140: ### `Mar 2003` - Chemnitzer Linux-Tag
1.2       wiki     4141: 
                   4142: *March 1, 2003, Chemnitz, Germany*
                   4143: 
                   4144: NetBSD was represented with a booth at the [Chemnitzer Linux-Tag
                   4145: (CLT5)](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt5/). A summary of the
                   4146: events including several pictures is available online at
                   4147: [http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/clt5.html](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/clt5.html).
                   4148: Presentations, including mp3s of the talks (in German!) are available
                   4149: from:
                   4150: 
1.8       wiki     4151: -   NetBSD - eine Einführung
                   4152:     [
                   4153:     mp3
                   4154:     ]
                   4155: -   NetBSD 1.6 - Neuigkeiten und Einsatz im Embedded-Umfeld
                   4156:     [
                   4157:     mp3
                   4158:     ]
                   4159: -   Der Regensburger Marathon-Cluster - eine Video-Rendering-Anwendung
                   4160:     mit NetBSD
                   4161:     [
                   4162:     mp3
                   4163:     ]
1.2       wiki     4164: 
1.8       wiki     4165: ### `Feb 2003` - Solutions Linux
1.2       wiki     4166: 
                   4167: *February 4-6, 2003, CNIT - Paris La Defense, France.*
                   4168: 
                   4169: The Solutions Linux conference and expo (formerly known as the Linux
                   4170: Expo Paris) held a NetBSD booth run by the
                   4171: [GCU-Squad](http://www.gcu-squad.org/) and the [French NetBSD Users
                   4172: Group](http://www.netbsd-fr.org/). A [report is available
                   4173: online.](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-users/2003/02/08/0010.html)
                   4174: 
1.8       wiki     4175: ### `Jan 2003` - Ottawa Open Source Weekend
1.2       wiki     4176: 
                   4177: *January 25th, 26th, 2003, Ottawa, Canada*
                   4178: 
                   4179: On 2003 January 25 and 26, a coalition of computer professionals,
                   4180: students, and volunteers will host an Open Source Weekend in Ottawa,
                   4181: Canada. The events will be spread across the city and throughout the
                   4182: weekend to showcase the dynamic world of open source software. The major
                   4183: activities will be the:
                   4184: 
                   4185: -   Linuxfest at the University of Ottawa (Sat. Jan. 25th)
                   4186: -   Linuxfest at Carleton University (Sat. Jan. 25th)
                   4187: -   The Business of Open Source Software conference. (Sun. Jan. 26th)
                   4188: 
                   4189: For details, please see [http://www.osw.ca/](http://www.osw.ca/).
                   4190: 
1.8       wiki     4191: ### `Jan 2003` - LinuxWorld 2003
1.2       wiki     4192: 
                   4193: *January 21-24, 2003, New York, New York*
                   4194: 
                   4195: The [LinuxWorld Conference and Expo](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com) 2003
                   4196: takes place in the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City
                   4197: from January 21-24, 2003. See the
                   4198: [website](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com) for more details and a free
                   4199: registration for the expo. The NetBSD Project had a booth at LinuxWorld,
                   4200: a [short
                   4201: review](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2003/01/24/0000.html)
                   4202: and a [handful of pictures](http://www.NetBSD.org/~jschauma/lwe03/) are
                   4203: available online.
                   4204: 
1.8       wiki     4205: ### `Dec 2002` - 19th Chaos Communication Congress (19c3)
1.2       wiki     4206: 
                   4207: *December 17th to 29th, Berlin, Germany*
                   4208: 
                   4209: The NetBSD Project will be present at the [19th Chaos Communication
                   4210: Congress](http://www.ccc.de/congress/2002/) (19c3) in Berlin, Germany,
                   4211: from December 27th to 29th.
                   4212: 
1.8       wiki     4213: ### `Dec 2002` - NetBSD System Administration training
1.2       wiki     4214: 
                   4215: *December 10-12, 2002, Seattle, Washington, USA area*
                   4216: 
                   4217: [Puget Sound Technology](http://www.pugetsoundtechnology.com/) is
                   4218: teaching a hands-on class covering the fundamentals of NetBSD system
                   4219: administration.
                   4220: 
1.8       wiki     4221: ### `Dec 2002` - Internet Week 2002
1.2       wiki     4222: 
                   4223: *December 16-20, 2002, Pacifico Yokohama, Japan*
                   4224: 
                   4225: [Japan NetBSD Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) will organize a
                   4226: BSD BoF on December 18th, 18:00(JST) at this years Internet Week. The
                   4227: BoF was broadcasted via RealVideo (179 clients)/[xcast (3
                   4228: clients)](http://www.xcast.jp/)/IRC. See
                   4229: [http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw2002/bof/bof04.htm](http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw2002/bof/bof04.htm)
                   4230: for details.
                   4231: 
1.8       wiki     4232: ### `Nov 2002` - KNF Congress 2002
1.2       wiki     4233: 
                   4234: *November 24, 2002, Nuremberg, Germany*
                   4235: 
                   4236: This years KNF Congress is under the motto "Linux in allen
                   4237: Lebenslagen???, ... und andere Fragen im Internet" ("Linux in all
                   4238: aspects of life??? ... and other questions on the Internet"). There will
                   4239: not only be Linux-oriented talks, but also a bit of talk about NetBSD,
                   4240: so this might be interesting for anyone in the area of
                   4241: Nuremberg/Germany. There will be a talk about NetBSD/dreamcast, a NetBSD
                   4242: booth and also some NetBSD-related prices in the Tombola.
                   4243: 
                   4244: The congress will take place Sunday Nov 24th, 10-18h at the
                   4245: Gemeinschaftshaus Langwasser, Glogauer Str. 50, 90473 Nuremberg,
                   4246: Germany. See
                   4247: [http://www.franken.de/kongress/index.html](http://www.franken.de/kongress/index.html)
                   4248: for more information.
                   4249: 
1.8       wiki     4250: ### `Nov 2002` - BSD Conference Japan
1.2       wiki     4251: 
                   4252: *November 23, 2002, tsudahall Tokyo, Japan*
                   4253: 
1.8       wiki     4254: [](http://www.bsdcon.jp/2002/) with 172 attendances.
1.2       wiki     4255: 
1.8       wiki     4256: ### `Nov 2002` - BSDCon Europe 2002
1.2       wiki     4257: 
                   4258: *November 15-17, 2002, Amsterdam, Netherlands*
                   4259: 
                   4260: [http://2002.eurobsdcon.org/](http://2002.eurobsdcon.org/). \`\`[Rumors,
                   4261: Gossips and Facts](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/eurobsdcon2002.html)''
                   4262: are available online thanks to Hubert Feyrer.
                   4263: 
1.8       wiki     4264: ### `Nov 2002` - LISA '02
1.2       wiki     4265: 
                   4266: *November 3-8, 2002, Philadelphia, PA*
                   4267: 
                   4268: [http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa02/](http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa02/)
                   4269: 
1.8       wiki     4270: ### `Nov 2002` - RISC OS S.E. Show
1.2       wiki     4271: 
                   4272: *November 2, 2002, Guildford, UK*
                   4273: 
                   4274: The Surrey and Sussex Acorn User Group [RISC OS South-East
                   4275: Show](http://www.fillin.co.uk/seshow/), held in Guildford Technical
                   4276: College.
                   4277: 
1.8       wiki     4278: ### `Oct 2002` - Linuxdays 2002
1.2       wiki     4279: 
                   4280: *October 1-3, 2002, Luxembourg*
                   4281: 
                   4282: The NetBSD Project was present at the [Luxembourgh
                   4283: Linuxdays](http://www.linuxday.lu/), an Open Source and Free Software
                   4284: Conference and Expo held in, well, Luxembourg. Hubert Feyrer gave talks
                   4285: on [NetBSD](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/nb2002-lu.pdf) and a [video
                   4286: rendering cluster done with
                   4287: NetBSD](http://www.feyrer.de/marathon-cluster/mc-slides.pdf). A
                   4288: [report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2002/10/08/0000.html)
                   4289: was sent to the netbsd-advocacy list, pictures and more information are
                   4290: available from [Hubert's
                   4291: website](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/#linuxday.lu).
                   4292: 
1.8       wiki     4293: ### `Sep 2002` - Linux-Kongress 2002
1.2       wiki     4294: 
                   4295: *September 4-6, 2002, Cologne, Germany*
                   4296: 
                   4297: The NetBSD Project will be present at [Linux-Kongress
                   4298: 2002](http://www.linux-kongress.org), the 9th International Linux System
                   4299: Technology Conference, held at the Physics Institutes of the University
                   4300: of Cologne, Germany. A report and pictures of the BSD-booth is available
                   4301: online.
                   4302: 
1.8       wiki     4303: ### `Aug 2002` - 11th USENIX Security Symposium
1.2       wiki     4304: 
                   4305: *August 5-9, 2002, San Francisco, CA*
                   4306: 
                   4307: [http://www.usenix.org/events/sec02/](http://www.usenix.org/events/sec02/)
                   4308: 
1.8       wiki     4309: ### `Jul 2002` - NetBSD 1.5.3 release
1.2       wiki     4310: 
                   4311: *July 22, 2002*
                   4312: 
                   4313: [NetBSD 1.5.3](../releases/formal-1.5/NetBSD-1.5.3.html), a *[patch
                   4314: release](../releases/release-map.html)* improving stability, fixing bugs
                   4315: in, addressing security issues in, and adding some features to [NetBSD
                   4316: 1.5.2](../releases/formal-1.5/), has been released with support for 20
                   4317: architectures. More information is available in the [1.5.3 release
                   4318: announcement](../releases/formal-1.5/NetBSD-1.5.3.html).
                   4319: 
1.8       wiki     4320: ### `Jul 2002` - NetWorld+Interop 2002 Tokyo BSD BOF
1.2       wiki     4321: 
                   4322: *July 3, 2002, Chiba, Japan*
                   4323: 
                   4324: http://www.interop.jp/syutten/report.html
                   4325: 
                   4326: [http://www.jp.freebsd.org/event/N+I2002\_BOF/](http://www.jp.freebsd.org/event/N+I2002_BOF/)
                   4327: , [BSD security update - BIND,
                   4328: OpenSSH](http://www.itojun.org/paper/itojun-interop2002-bsdbof/mgp00001.html).
                   4329: 
1.8       wiki     4330: ### `Jun 2002` - USENIX Annual Technical Conference
1.2       wiki     4331: 
                   4332: *June 9-14, 2002, Montery Conference Center Monterey, California, USA*
                   4333: 
                   4334: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix02/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix02/).
                   4335: Slides of Christos Zoulas' presentation are [available
                   4336: here](events/usenix2002/).
                   4337: 
1.8       wiki     4338: ### `Jun 2002` - Open Source Meeting 2002 in Nagoya University
1.2       wiki     4339: 
                   4340: *June 8-9, 2002, Nagoya, Japan*
                   4341: 
1.8       wiki     4342: [](http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2002/)
1.2       wiki     4343: 
1.8       wiki     4344: ### `Jun 2002` - Linuxtag 2002 in Karlsruhe
1.2       wiki     4345: 
                   4346: *June 6-9, 2002, Karlsruhe, Germany*
                   4347: 
                   4348: [Linuxtag](http://www.linuxtag.de) had a BSD booth. A
                   4349: [report](http://www.feyrer.de/NetBSD/linuxtag-karlsruhe-2002.html) is
                   4350: available.
                   4351: 
1.8       wiki     4352: ### `May 2002` - Wakefield 2002, The Acorn RISC OS Show
1.2       wiki     4353: 
                   4354: *May 18-19, 2002, Wakefield, UK*
                   4355: 
                   4356: [http://www.wrocc.org.uk/show/2002/](http://www.wrocc.org.uk/show/2002/)
                   4357: 
1.8       wiki     4358: ### `May 2002` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting
1.2       wiki     4359: 
                   4360: *May 18, 2002, T-Zone Minami, Akihabara, Tokyo, Japan*
                   4361: 
                   4362: [http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting4.html](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting4.html)
                   4363: 
                   4364: The Japan NetBSD Users' Group had their annual meeting with 60
                   4365: attendances, and a NetBSD BoF with 95 attendances, 210 clients via
                   4366: RealVideo. Talking about Zoularis, LCD System Status monitor, devsw
                   4367: again, presentation with less, citrus, ACPI, jp.netbsd servers, Upcoming
                   4368: 1.6 and current, sourceforge.jp, xcast6.
                   4369: 
1.8       wiki     4370: ### `May 2002` - Annual International Free Software Forum
1.2       wiki     4371: 
                   4372: *May 2-4, 2002, Porto Alegre- RS, Brazil*
                   4373: 
                   4374: The Annual International Free Software Forum will take place on this May
                   4375: 2th, 3th and 4th in Porto Alegre- RS , Brazil. Mainly in event about
                   4376: Linux Gnu's solutions, this year The BSD's Operating Systems will have a
                   4377: chance to prove their value.
                   4378: 
                   4379: The Session's Speakers are Edson Brandi (FreeBSD), Diego Linke (NetBSD)
                   4380: and Ricardo Nascimento Ferreira (OpenBSD) and they will focus in the
                   4381: general aspects of the systems: history, license, goods and bads,
                   4382: technical characteristics and philosophy.
                   4383: 
1.8       wiki     4384: ### `Mar 2002` - 4th Chemnitz Linuxday 2002
1.2       wiki     4385: 
                   4386: *March 9-10, 2002, TU Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany*
                   4387: 
                   4388: [www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt4/](http://www.tu-chemnitz.de/linux/tag/lt4/)
                   4389: 
                   4390: Presentations included "Migration to IPv6" mentioning NetBSD as example,
                   4391: "\*BSD - Alternative to Linux" presenting BSDs and "BIND9 - Let's talk
                   4392: IPv6". There was also a (Net)BSD booth manned by Andre Nicklas, Hubert
                   4393: Feyrer, Karl Uwe Lockhoff. A [detailed
                   4394: report](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2002/03/11/0000.html)
                   4395: is available.
                   4396: 
1.8       wiki     4397: ### `Feb 2002` - GUUG Frühjahrsfachgespräch 2002
1.2       wiki     4398: 
                   4399: *February 27-March 1, 2002, Ruhr-Uni Bochum, Bochum, Germany*
                   4400: 
                   4401: [http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2002/index.html](http://www.guug.de/veranstaltungen/ffg2002/index.html)
                   4402: 
                   4403: Presentations given during the spring meeting of the German Unix User
                   4404: Group (GUUG) included a report about NetBSD in 2002 and details about
                   4405: Rapid Deployment of IPv6 with 6to4, which covered NetBSD (among others).
                   4406: 
1.8       wiki     4407: ### `Feb 2002` - BSDCon 2002
1.2       wiki     4408: 
                   4409: *February 11-14, 2002, Cathedral Hill Hotel, San Francisco, California,
                   4410: USA*
                   4411: 
                   4412: [http://www.usenix.org/events/bsdcon02/cfp/](http://www.usenix.org/events/bsdcon02/cfp/)
                   4413: 
1.8       wiki     4414: ### `Dec 2001` - Internet Week 2001
1.2       wiki     4415: 
                   4416: *December 3-7, 2001, Yokohama, Japan*
                   4417: 
                   4418: [http://internetweek.jp/](http://internetweek.jp/)
                   4419: 
                   4420: At Internet Week 2001, there was a BSD BOF on December 6th.
                   4421: Additionally, December 7th was BSD/Linux Day.
                   4422: 
                   4423: There was a [BSD BoF session](http://www.jp.FreeBSD.org/event/iw2001/)
                   4424: on Dec 7 with 197 attendances, 392 clients via [RealVideo
                   4425: G2](http://www.real.com) broadcasting,IRC chatting. Talking about The
                   4426: BSD System on 1FDD, Special talk and Presentation [Perry E.
                   4427: Metzger/Warner Losh], IPv6 DNS transfer Club,Catch up FreeBSD
                   4428: current,talking about free software community, [BSD users group meeting
                   4429: via IPv6 XCAST](http://www.mma.gr.jp/%7Etree/bsd-20011206/).
                   4430: 
                   4431: On Dec 8, there was a [BSD/Linux
                   4432: Day](http://www.jus.or.jp/events/bsd-linux-day2001/) session talking
                   4433: about BSD, Linux, Mail User Agents, Mail Transfer, Office Suite,
                   4434: Emulation.
                   4435: 
1.8       wiki     4436: ### `Nov 2001` - BSDCon Europe 2001
1.2       wiki     4437: 
                   4438: *November 9-11, 2001, Thistle Hotel, Brighton, UK*
                   4439: 
                   4440: [http://www.bsdconeurope.org/](http://www.bsdconeurope.org/)
                   4441: 
1.8       wiki     4442: ### `Oct 2001` - RISC OS 2001 Show
1.2       wiki     4443: 
                   4444: *October 20-21, 2001, Berkshire, England*
                   4445: 
                   4446: [http://www.riscos2001.com/](http://www.riscos2001.com/)
                   4447: 
                   4448: NetBSD had a stand at the [RISC OS 2001
                   4449: Show](http://www.riscos2001.com/). There was various NetBSD boxes on
                   4450: display and NetBSD 1.5.2 CDs for sale.
                   4451: 
1.8       wiki     4452: ### `Sep 2001` - NetBSD 1.5.2 release
1.2       wiki     4453: 
                   4454: *September 13, 2001*
                   4455: 
                   4456: NetBSD 1.5.2, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4457: stability, fixing bugs in, and adding some features to [NetBSD
                   4458: 1.5.1](../releases/formal-1.5/), was released with support for 21
                   4459: architectures. More information is available in the [1.5.2 release
                   4460: announcement](../releases/formal-1.5/NetBSD-1.5.2.html).
                   4461: 
1.8       wiki     4462: ### `Aug 2001` - LinuxWorld Expo
1.2       wiki     4463: 
                   4464: *August 26-30, 2001, San Francisco, CA*
                   4465: 
                   4466: [http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/)
                   4467: 
                   4468: The NetBSD Project had a booth at the LinuxWorld Conference & Expo from
                   4469: August 28-30, 2001. Jason Thorpe has written a short [summary about the
                   4470: NetBSD booth at
                   4471: LinuxWorld](http://mail-index.NetBSD.org/netbsd-advocacy/2001/08/30/0000.html).
                   4472: Also at the booth was the debut of NetBSD running on a Playstation 2
                   4473: from Japan.
                   4474: 
1.8       wiki     4475: ### `Jul 2001` - NetBSD 1.5.1 release
1.2       wiki     4476: 
                   4477: *July 11, 2001*
                   4478: 
                   4479: NetBSD 1.5.1, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4480: stability, fixing bugs in, and adding some features to [NetBSD
                   4481: 1.5](../releases/formal-1.5/), was released with support for 21
                   4482: architectures. More information is available in the [1.5.1 release
                   4483: announcement](../releases/formal-1.5/NetBSD-1.5.1.html).
                   4484: 
1.8       wiki     4485: ### `Jun 2001` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting
1.2       wiki     4486: 
                   4487: *June 30, 2001, [ASCII Corporation](http://www.ascii.co.jp/info/),
                   4488: Tokyo, Japan*
                   4489: 
                   4490: [http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting3.html](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting3.html)
                   4491: 
                   4492: The Japan NetBSD Users' Group had their annual meeting with 52
                   4493: attendances, and a NetBSD BoF with 102 attendances, 275 clients via
                   4494: RealVideo G2 broadcasting.
                   4495: 
                   4496: Talking about jp.NetBSD.org servers, NetBSD status updates after
                   4497: USENIX2001,Korea NetBSD User Group, www.NetBSD.org Logo, Chiba-BUG,
                   4498: Making plan for NetBSD Book in Japan, XCAST on NetBSD, The New
                   4499: Block/Character Device Switch Configration Framework, Life in PEACE, wdc
                   4500: MD driver for DC IDE-HD Interface on NetBSD/dreamcast, Get into
                   4501: Zoularis, PS2Linux for NetBSD, and special guest talking with Antti
                   4502: Kantee from Finland. Japan NetBSD Users' Group will have a special
                   4503: meeting on 54th IETF Yokohama, Japan.
                   4504: 
1.8       wiki     4505: ### `Jun 2001` - USENIX Annual Technical Conference
1.2       wiki     4506: 
                   4507: *June 25-30, 2001, Boston, MA*
                   4508: 
                   4509: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/)
                   4510: 
                   4511: NetBSD was well represented at [Usenix
                   4512: 2001](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/), and we would like to
                   4513: thank everyone involved in the BSD BoF and the NetBSD booth.
                   4514: 
                   4515: The NetBSD Project had a presentation at the BSD BoF which was headed by
                   4516: [NetBSD Core Group](../people/core.html) members Christos Zoulas and
                   4517: Luke Mewburn. A list of highlights is available in Chuck Toporek's
                   4518: "[Greetings from the BSD Super
                   4519: BoF](http://unix.oreilly.com/news/usenixchuck_0601.html)" article. The
                   4520: slides from this talk are available at
                   4521: [events/usenix2001/](events/usenix2001/).
                   4522: 
                   4523: Luke Mewburn was also a part of the scripting technical session; his
                   4524: presentation was entitled, "The Design and Implementation of the NetBSD
                   4525: rc.d System". In Ellen Siever's "[Usenix Technical Session
                   4526: Wrap-Up](http://unix.oreilly.com/news/usenixellen_0601.html)" article,
                   4527: she talks briefly about Luke's presentation. Luke's paper can be found
                   4528: at the [Usenix 2001](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/) web site,
                   4529: in both HTML and PDF formats, under [FREENIX Track Refereed
                   4530: Papers](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix01/freenix01/mewburn.html)
                   4531: (requires USENIX membership). The paper may also be found in
                   4532: [PDF](http://www.mewburn.net/luke/papers/rc.d.pdf) format at Luke's own
                   4533: web site.
                   4534: 
                   4535: Again, a thank you to all involved.
                   4536: 
1.8       wiki     4537: ### `Jun 2001` - Open Source Meeting 2001 in Nagoya University
1.2       wiki     4538: 
                   4539: *June 9-10, 2001, Nagoya, Japan*
                   4540: 
1.8       wiki     4541: [](http://tokai.opensource.jp/tsudoi/2001/)
1.2       wiki     4542: 
                   4543: On June 9-10th, 2001, several Bof about open source community in japan
                   4544: were held.100+150 persons attended in person.
                   4545: 
1.8       wiki     4546: ### `Jun 2001` - NetWorld+Interop Tokyo, BSD BoF
1.2       wiki     4547: 
                   4548: *June 7 2001, Chiba, Japan*
                   4549: 
                   4550: [http://www.interop.jp/](http://www.interop.jp/)
                   4551: 
                   4552: On June 7th, 2001, a BSD BoF was held as one of the night sessions at
                   4553: [NetWorld+Interop Tokyo](http://www.interop.jp/). Over 300 people
                   4554: attended in person, 50-100 people attended over IRC (volunteers typed
                   4555: the discussions to a couple of IRC channels), and 828 clients watched
                   4556: the discussion over RealVideo transmission. Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino
                   4557: wrote up a [summary of the BSD BoF at NetWorld+Interop
                   4558: Tokyo](events/interop-tokyo-2001.html).
                   4559: 
1.8       wiki     4560: ### `May 2001` - Wakefield 2001
1.2       wiki     4561: 
                   4562: *May 19-20, 2001, Wakefield, UK*
                   4563: 
                   4564: There was a NetBSD stand at the Wakefield Acorn / RiscOS show. The
                   4565: Wakefield show was more of an ARM biased show, so there was a
                   4566: [NetBSD/arm26](../ports/arm26/) and [NetBSD/arm32](../ports/arm32/)
                   4567: slant to the NetBSD stand. The stand featured machines running NetBSD,
                   4568: and CD-ROMS of the NetBSD system with some additional pre-built packages
                   4569: and a copy of the NetBSD web site on them. Also at the show Chris
                   4570: Gilbert gave a talk about NetBSD.
                   4571: 
1.8       wiki     4572: ### `Apr 2001` - Comdex Spring 2001
1.2       wiki     4573: 
                   4574: *April 2-5, 2001, Chicago, IL*
                   4575: 
                   4576: [http://www.comdex.com/](http://www.comdex.com/)
                   4577: 
                   4578: NetBSD had a booth at [Comdex](http://www.comdex.com/) Spring 2001. A
                   4579: [short summary](events/comdex-spring-2001.html) of NetBSD at Comdex
                   4580: Spring is available.
                   4581: 
                   4582: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4583: 
1.8       wiki     4584: ### `Feb 2001` - Open Source Matsuri 2001 in Akihabara
1.2       wiki     4585: 
                   4586: *February 10-11, 2001, Tokyo, Japan*
                   4587: 
                   4588: [Japan NetBSD Users' Group](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/) had a
                   4589: [booth](http://www.voj.toda.saitama.jp/photo/OpenSource2001/) with SONY
                   4590: NEWS,Sun Ultra1,DEC VAX station,Sega DreamCast,Mac SE/30, Sharp
                   4591: X68030,Mac G4Qube,iBook,NEC MobileGearII,
                   4592: [PEACE](http://chiharu.hauN.ORG/peace/) and [umidi/utoro
                   4593: demo](http://utoro.imou.to/) with 7000 attendances. Held a Presentation
                   4594: & a tutorial about NetBSD by jun@NetBSD.org. [[Reports on
                   4595: jp.NetBSD.org](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/event/20010210OSF/)]
                   4596: 
1.8       wiki     4597: ### `Jan 2001` - LinuxWorld Expo 2001
1.2       wiki     4598: 
                   4599: *January 30-February 2, 2001, New York City, USA*
                   4600: 
                   4601: [http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/)
                   4602: 
                   4603: The NetBSD Project shared a stand with [Wasabi
                   4604: Systems](http://www.wasabisystems.com/) at LinuxWorld Expo 2001. The
                   4605: stand had a variety of different platforms running NetBSD, 1.5 CDs, and
                   4606: other swag.
                   4607: 
1.8       wiki     4608: ### `Dec 2000` - Internet Week 2000
1.2       wiki     4609: 
                   4610: *December 18-21, 2000, Osaka, Japan*
                   4611: 
                   4612: [http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw2000/](http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw2000/)
                   4613: 
                   4614: There was a [BSD BoF
                   4615: session](http://www.unixmagic.org/ml/netbsd/200012/msg00019.html) on Dec
                   4616: 19 with 160 attendances, 94 clients via [RealVideo
                   4617: G2](http://www.real.com) broadcasting,60 IRC realtime broadcasting
                   4618: clients. Talking about The BSD System on 1FDD, USB maniacs from across
                   4619: the [BSD magazine](http://www.ascii.co.jp/BSDmag/) editorial room,
                   4620: announce from BSDi Japan Office, Users groups in
                   4621: JP[[NoBUG](http://www.no.bug.gr.jp/), [OFUG](http://www.ofug.net/),
                   4622: [S\*BUG](http://www.bbsbrain.ne.jp/~sbug/),
                   4623: [K\*bug](http://www.kbug.gr.jp/), [NBUG](http://www.nagoya.bug.gr.jp/),
                   4624: [JNUG](http://www.NetBSD.org/community/groups.html#jnug), L\*BUG],
                   4625: little red [Daemon-kun](http://www.twin.ne.jp/~minamie/ost/) from The
                   4626: Open Source Toys Project, BSD goods present time,and more thinking about
                   4627: BSD activity in Japan.
                   4628: 
1.8       wiki     4629: ### `Dec 2000` - NetBSD 1.5 release
1.2       wiki     4630: 
                   4631: *December 6, 2000*
                   4632: 
                   4633: [NetBSD 1.5](../releases/formal-1.5/), the eighth [major
                   4634: release](../releases/release-map.html) of NetBSD, was announced to the
                   4635: public.
                   4636: 
1.8       wiki     4637: ### `Dec 2000` - Usenix Systems Administration Conference (LISA)
1.2       wiki     4638: 
                   4639: *December 3-8, 2000, New Orleans, LA*
                   4640: 
                   4641: [http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa2000/](http://www.usenix.org/events/lisa2000/)
                   4642: 
1.8       wiki     4643: ### `Nov 2000` - NetBSD 1.4.3 release
1.2       wiki     4644: 
                   4645: *November 25, 2000*
                   4646: 
                   4647: NetBSD 1.4.3, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4648: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.4](../releases/formal-1.4/), was
                   4649: announced to the public.
                   4650: 
1.8       wiki     4651: ### `Nov 2000` - Comdex Fall 2000
1.2       wiki     4652: 
                   4653: *November 13-17 2000, Las Vegas, NV*
                   4654: 
                   4655: [http://www.comdex.com/](http://www.comdex.com/)
                   4656: 
                   4657: The NetBSD Project had a booth at Comdex Fall 2000. We demonstrated a
                   4658: full desktop system running on a Macintosh G4 cube, as well as other
                   4659: sundry bits. The cube also appeared on German 3Sat Neues.
                   4660: 
                   4661: Expenses for this event were underwritten by LinuxMall and The NetBSD
                   4662: Mission.
                   4663: 
1.8       wiki     4664: ### `Oct 2000` - Linux Expo Toronto 2000
1.2       wiki     4665: 
                   4666: *October 30-November 1 2000, Toronto, Ontario, Canada*
                   4667: 
                   4668: [http://www.linuxexpocanada.com/](http://www.linuxexpocanada.com/)
                   4669: 
                   4670: The NetBSD Project had a booth at displaying NetBSD i386 and mac68k -
                   4671: T-shirts and 1.4.2 CDs were available. The i386 machine was running an
                   4672: automated demo which will soon be available in pkgsrc.
                   4673: 
                   4674: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission and
                   4675: David Maxwell.
                   4676: 
1.8       wiki     4677: ### `Oct 2000` - RISC OS 2000
1.2       wiki     4678: 
                   4679: *October 21-22 2000, Epsom, England*
                   4680: 
                   4681: [http://www.armclub.org.uk/shows/riscos/](http://www.armclub.org.uk/shows/riscos/)
                   4682: 
                   4683: A group of NetBSD enthusiasts were one of the exhibitors at RISC OS
                   4684: 2000. They had CD's, leaflets, and a mixture of hardware running NetBSD
                   4685: on display. David Brownlee wrote up a report about the [NetBSD stand at
                   4686: RISC OS 2000](events/riscos-2000.html).
                   4687: 
1.8       wiki     4688: ### `Oct 2000` - BSDCon 2000
1.2       wiki     4689: 
                   4690: *October 14-20 2000, Monterey, CA*
                   4691: 
                   4692: [http://www.bsdcon.org/](http://www.bsdcon.org/)
                   4693: 
                   4694: NetBSD had a table at this event, and there were a couple of talks
                   4695: spotlighting NetBSD.
                   4696: 
1.8       wiki     4697: Erik Berls <cyber@NetBSD.org> and Luke Mewburn <lukem@NetBSD.org> gave a
                   4698: talk entitled "NetBSD: Platform for the Future". Slides are available at
                   4699: [](http://www.mewburn.net/luke/talks/bsdcon-2000/).
1.2       wiki     4700: 
                   4701: Also, Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino gave a talk on NetBSD 1.5. A transcript
                   4702: is available at
1.8       wiki     4703: [](ftp://ftp.itojun.org/pub/paper/itojun-bsdcon2000-netbsd15.ps.gz).
1.2       wiki     4704: 
1.8       wiki     4705: ### `Oct 2000` - Atlanta Linux Showcase
1.2       wiki     4706: 
                   4707: *October 12-14 2000, Atlanta, GA*
                   4708: 
                   4709: [http://www.linuxshowcase.org/](http://www.linuxshowcase.org/)
                   4710: 
                   4711: The NetBSD Project ran a booth at this event, showcasing NetBSD on
                   4712: non-PC platforms (primarily the Mac G4 cube). Some unfortunate bugs were
                   4713: fixed onsite.
                   4714: 
                   4715: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4716: 
1.8       wiki     4717: ### `Aug 2000` - LinuxWorld Conference & Expo
1.2       wiki     4718: 
                   4719: *August 14-17 2000, San Jose, CA*
                   4720: 
                   4721: [http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/](http://www.linuxworldexpo.com/)
                   4722: 
                   4723: There was a BSD BoF session on Wednesday August 16th. In the September
                   4724: 2000 issue, Daemon News published an
                   4725: [article](http://ezine.daemonnews.org/200009/linuxworld-2000.html) on
                   4726: the BSD presence at LinuxWorld 2000.
                   4727: 
1.8       wiki     4728: ### `Jul 2000` - O'Reilly Open Source Software Convention 2000
1.2       wiki     4729: 
                   4730: *July 17-20, 2000, Monterey, CA*
                   4731: 
                   4732: http://conferences.oreilly.com/oscon2000/
                   4733: 
                   4734: NetBSD had a table at the O'Reilly Open Source Software Convention 2000.
                   4735: Also, there was a session called the "Future of the BSDs", presented by
                   4736: a group that included Charles Hannum from NetBSD.
                   4737: 
                   4738: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4739: 
1.8       wiki     4740: ### `Jul 2000` - Comdex Canada 2000
1.2       wiki     4741: 
                   4742: *July 12-14 2000, Toronto, Ontario, Canada*
                   4743: 
                   4744: The NetBSD Project had a booth at Comdex Canada 2000 at which T-shirts
                   4745: and 1.4.2 CDs were available. There are some photos of [the screen,
                   4746: showing the bktr display](../images/events/20000712-1.jpg), NetBSD
                   4747: developers [David Maxwell (left) and D'Arcy Cain
                   4748: (right)](../images/events/20000712-2.jpg), and helpers [Carol Cain, and
                   4749: Robert Waters](../images/events/20000712-3.jpg). We also have pictures
                   4750: of another [User Friendly visitor](../images/events/booth_puppy.jpg).
                   4751: 
                   4752: Expenses for this event were underwritten by LinuxMall, The NetBSD
                   4753: Mission and David Maxwell.
                   4754: 
1.8       wiki     4755: ### `Jul 2000` - Japan NetBSD Users' Group meeting
1.2       wiki     4756: 
                   4757: *July 1 2000, Tokyo Japan*
                   4758: 
                   4759: [http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting2.html](http://www.jp.NetBSD.org/ja/JP/JNUG/announce/meeting2.html)
                   4760: 
                   4761: The Japan NetBSD Users' Group had their annual meeting, and a NetBSD BoF
                   4762: followed.
                   4763: 
1.8       wiki     4764: ### `Jun 2000` - LinuxTag 2000
1.2       wiki     4765: 
                   4766: *June 29-July 2 2000, Stuttgart, Germany*
                   4767: 
                   4768: http://www.linuxtag.org/2000/english/
                   4769: 
                   4770: A group of \*BSD enthusiasts organized a \*BSD booth at [LinuxTag
                   4771: 2000](http://www.linuxtag.org/2000/english/), which, among many other
                   4772: things, included a variety of boxes showcasing NetBSD. Christian
                   4773: Weisgerber has written a [summary](events/linuxtag-2000.html) about his
                   4774: experiences at LinuxTag 2000, as one both manning the \*BSD booth and
                   4775: giving a talk.
                   4776: 
1.8       wiki     4777: ### `Jun 2000` - Usenix Annual Technical Conference
1.2       wiki     4778: 
                   4779: *June 21-22 2000, San Diego, CA*
                   4780: 
                   4781: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix2000/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix2000/)
                   4782: 
                   4783: NetBSD had a presence at the [Usenix Annual Technical
                   4784: Conference](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix2000/) in 2000. Most
                   4785: notably, Charles Hannum gave a talk about NetBSD, William Studenmund
                   4786: gave a [technical session on
                   4787: DMFS](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix2000/freenix/studenmund.html)
                   4788: (Data Migration File System) for NetBSD, Chuck Silvers gave a [technical
                   4789: session on
                   4790: UBC](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix2000/freenix/silvers.html)
                   4791: (an efficient United I/O and Memory Caching Subsystem for NetBSD), and
                   4792: Jun-ichiro Hagino gave a [technical session on mbuf changes in
                   4793: KAME/\*BSD IPv6
                   4794: support](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix2000/freenix/hagino.html).
                   4795: There was also a BSD BoF which included people kicking around beach
                   4796: balls emblazoned with "NetBSD support: it's not hot air anymore" in
                   4797: reference to the launch of [Wasabi
                   4798: Systems](http://www.wasabisystems.com/).
                   4799: 
                   4800: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The Usenix Association and
                   4801: The NetBSD Mission.
                   4802: 
1.8       wiki     4803: ### `Jun 2000` - German Unix User Group spring '00 meeting
1.2       wiki     4804: 
                   4805: *June 14-16 2000, Cologne, Germany*
                   4806: 
                   4807: [http://www.guug.de/](http://www.guug.de/)
                   4808: 
                   4809: NetBSD was represented at the spring meeting of the [German Unix User
                   4810: Group](http://www.guug.de/). Ignatios Souvatzis gave a presentation
                   4811: about experiences with IPv6 using NetBSD.
                   4812: 
1.8       wiki     4813: ### `Jun 2000` - NetWorld+Interop Tokyo
1.2       wiki     4814: 
                   4815: *June 8 2000, Chiba, Japan*
                   4816: 
                   4817: [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)
                   4818: 
                   4819: A joint \*BSD users group BOF was held. Jordan Hubbard and Warner Losh
                   4820: (of FreeBSD) joined and gave us a talk. BOF session covering various
                   4821: \*BSD followed.
                   4822: 
1.8       wiki     4823: ### `Apr 2000` - Comdex Spring 2000
1.2       wiki     4824: 
                   4825: *April 17-20 2000, Chicago, IL*
                   4826: 
                   4827: [http://www.comdex.com/](http://www.comdex.com/)
                   4828: 
                   4829: Expenses for this event were underwritten by LinuxMall and The NetBSD
                   4830: Mission.
                   4831: 
1.8       wiki     4832: ### `Apr 2000` - Linux Expo
1.2       wiki     4833: 
                   4834: *April 10-12 2000, Montreal, Quebec, Canada*
                   4835: 
                   4836: [http://www.linuxexpocanada.com/](http://www.linuxexpocanada.com/)
                   4837: 
                   4838: The NetBSD Project had a booth displaying NetBSD i386, hpcmips, and
                   4839: mmeye at this event in Montreal, Canada. T-shirts, 1.4.1, 1.4.2, and
                   4840: snapshot CDs were available.
                   4841: 
                   4842: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4843: 
1.8       wiki     4844: ### `Mar 2000` - DECUS Munich
1.2       wiki     4845: 
                   4846: *March 29, 2000, Munich, Germany*
                   4847: 
                   4848: [http://www.decus.de/](http://www.decus.de/)
                   4849: 
                   4850: Ignatios Souvatzis talked about NetBSD news and experiences with IPv6 on
                   4851: NetBSD at the DECUS Munich Symposium in Bonn.
                   4852: 
1.8       wiki     4853: ### `Mar 2000` - NetBSD 1.4.2 release
1.2       wiki     4854: 
                   4855: *March 19, 2000*
                   4856: 
                   4857: NetBSD 1.4.2, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4858: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.4](../releases/formal-1.4/), was
                   4859: announced to the public.
                   4860: 
1.8       wiki     4861: ### `Feb 2000` - Linux Expo
1.2       wiki     4862: 
                   4863: *February 1-3 2000, Paris, France*
                   4864: 
                   4865: [http://www.linuxexpoparis.com/](http://www.linuxexpoparis.com/)
                   4866: 
                   4867: There was a BSD BoF at the New York Linuxworld on Thursday, February
                   4868: 3rd.
                   4869: 
                   4870: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4871: 
1.8       wiki     4872: ### `Dec 1999` - Internet Week 1999
1.2       wiki     4873: 
                   4874: *December 18 1999, Yokohama, Japan*
                   4875: 
                   4876: [http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw99/](http://www.nic.ad.jp/iw99/)
                   4877: 
                   4878: There was a [BSD BoF session](http://www.jp.freebsd.org/event/iw99/) on
                   4879: Dec 18.
                   4880: 
1.8       wiki     4881: ### `Dec 1999` - The Bazaar
1.2       wiki     4882: 
                   4883: *December 14-16 1999, New York City, NY*
                   4884: 
                   4885: The NetBSD Project had two kiosks at "The Bazaar" in New York City at
                   4886: the Javits Center. We demoed NetBSD on several hardware platforms, and
                   4887: provided live video from the show floor via a [Brains, Inc. mmEye video
                   4888: server](http://www.brains.co.jp/).
                   4889: 
                   4890: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4891: 
1.8       wiki     4892: ### `Nov 1999` - Comdex Fall 1999
1.2       wiki     4893: 
                   4894: *November 15-19 1999, Las Vegas, NV*
                   4895: 
                   4896: [http://www.comdex.com/](http://www.comdex.com/)
                   4897: 
                   4898: The NetBSD Project had a booth at Comdex Fall 1999. We had 1.4.1 CD
                   4899: sets, sample CDs, demo machines, and a few surprises.
                   4900: 
                   4901: Expenses for this event were underwritten by LinuxMall and The NetBSD
                   4902: Mission.
                   4903: 
1.8       wiki     4904: ### `Nov 1999` - Open Source Matsuri99 in Akihabara
1.2       wiki     4905: 
                   4906: *November 12-13, 1999, Akihabara, Tokyo*
                   4907: 
                   4908: Japan NetBSD Users' Group ran a booth at Open Source Matsuri'99 in
                   4909: Akihabara ("Matsuri" is Japanese word for "Festival"). We had demo
                   4910: machines and short Presentation with NetBSD/hpcmips.
                   4911: 
1.8       wiki     4912: ### `Oct 1999` - Atlanta Linux Showcase 1999
1.2       wiki     4913: 
                   4914: *October 14-16, 1999, Atlanta, GA*
                   4915: 
                   4916: [http://www.linuxshowcase.org/1999/](http://www.linuxshowcase.org/1999/)
                   4917: 
                   4918: The NetBSD Project ran a booth at the Atlanta Linux Showcase. 1.4.1 CD
                   4919: sets and T-shirts were on sale.
                   4920: 
                   4921: Expenses for this event were underwritten by The NetBSD Mission.
                   4922: 
1.8       wiki     4923: ### `Oct 1999` - BSD Social Event in Berlin
1.2       wiki     4924: 
                   4925: *October 9-10, 1999*
                   4926: 
1.8       wiki     4927: ### `Aug 1999` - NetBSD 1.4.1 release
1.2       wiki     4928: 
                   4929: *August 26, 1999*
                   4930: 
                   4931: NetBSD 1.4.1, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4932: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.4](../releases/formal-1.4/), was
                   4933: announced to the public.
                   4934: 
1.8       wiki     4935: ### `Jul 1999` - Wizards of OS \#1
1.2       wiki     4936: 
                   4937: *July 16-17, 1999, Berlin, Germany*
                   4938: 
                   4939: Patrick M. Hausen talked about FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD at the Free
                   4940: Software Projects panel of the Wizards of OS conference.
                   4941: 
1.8       wiki     4942: ### `Jun 1999` - LinuxTag '99
1.2       wiki     4943: 
                   4944: *June 26-27, 1999, Kaiserslautern, Germany*
                   4945: 
                   4946: [http://www.linuxtag.org/1999/](http://www.linuxtag.org/1999/)
                   4947: 
                   4948: The NetBSD Project attended LinuxTag '99 in Kaiserslautern, Germany. We
                   4949: exhibited a NetBSD/arm32 system running on a DNARD, and demonstrated the
                   4950: package system.
                   4951: 
1.8       wiki     4952: ### `Jun 1999` - Usenix '99
1.2       wiki     4953: 
                   4954: *June 6-11, 1999, Monterey, CA*
                   4955: 
                   4956: [http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix99/](http://www.usenix.org/events/usenix99/)
                   4957: 
                   4958: The NetBSD foundation attended the USENIX Annual Technical Conference in
                   4959: Monterey, CA. There was a Birds of a Feather session on Tuesday 8, 8pm -
                   4960: 10pm, and an exhibition booth featuring many different platforms. There
                   4961: is also a [full report](events/usenix1999.html) available.
                   4962: 
1.8       wiki     4963: ### `Mar 1999` - German Unix User Group spring '99 meeting
1.2       wiki     4964: 
                   4965: *March 16-19, 1999, Germany*
                   4966: 
                   4967: [http://www.guug.de/](http://www.guug.de/)
                   4968: 
                   4969: During the spring meeting of the [German Unix User
                   4970: Group](http://www.guug.de/) (GUUG), NetBSD was mentioned in two talks
                   4971: held by [Dr. Alexandre
                   4972: Wennmacher](http://www.uni-koeln.de/math-nat-fak/geomet/geo/mitarbeiter/mitarb/aw.html).
                   4973: The first described security through file flags and the second was about
                   4974: checkpointing in userspace.
                   4975: 
                   4976: At the \*BSD BoF, Hubert Feyrer explained the changes made in the
                   4977: Packages System to what was taken from FreeBSD, Christoph Badura
                   4978: answered general NetBSD questions.
                   4979: 
1.8       wiki     4980: ### `May 1999` - NetBSD 1.4 release
1.2       wiki     4981: 
                   4982: *May 12, 1999*
                   4983: 
                   4984: [NetBSD 1.4](../releases/formal-1.4/), the seventh [major
                   4985: release](../releases/release-map.html) of NetBSD, was announced to the
                   4986: public.
                   4987: 
1.8       wiki     4988: ### `Dec 1998` - NetBSD 1.3.3 release
1.2       wiki     4989: 
                   4990: *December 23, 1998*
                   4991: 
                   4992: NetBSD 1.3.3, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   4993: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.3](../releases/formal-1.3/), was
                   4994: announced to the public.
                   4995: 
1.8       wiki     4996: ### `Aug 1998` - Open Source Developer Day
1.2       wiki     4997: 
                   4998: *August 21, 1998, San Jose, CA*
                   4999: 
                   5000: The NetBSD Project was proud to be a partner with O'Reilly and
                   5001: Associates for its Open Source Developer Day, held at the Fairmont Hotel
                   5002: in San Jose, CA.
                   5003: 
1.8       wiki     5004: ### `Jun 1998` - Usenix freenix track
1.2       wiki     5005: 
                   5006: *June 15-19, 1998, New Orleans, LA*
                   5007: 
                   5008: [FREENIX](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix98/freenix/),
                   5009: the freely redistributable software track, was held at
                   5010: [Usenix](http://www.usenix.org/publications/library/proceedings/usenix98/).
                   5011: FREENIX was intended to be a showcase for the latest developments and
                   5012: interesting applications in freely redistributable software including
                   5013: NetBSD, FreeBSD, Linux, OpenBSD, GNU and Samba.
                   5014: 
1.8       wiki     5015: ### `May 1998` - NetBSD 1.3.2 release
1.2       wiki     5016: 
                   5017: *May 29, 1998*
                   5018: 
                   5019: NetBSD 1.3.2, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   5020: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.3](../releases/formal-1.3/), was
                   5021: announced to the public.
                   5022: 
1.8       wiki     5023: ### `Apr 1998` - MTT '98 "Magic Days Trier"
1.2       wiki     5024: 
                   5025: *April 25-26, 1998, Germany*
                   5026: 
                   5027: The Amiga1 user group held another MTT.
                   5028: 
1.8       wiki     5029: ### `Mar 1998` - NetBSD 1.3.1 release
1.2       wiki     5030: 
                   5031: *March 9, 1998*
                   5032: 
                   5033: NetBSD 1.3.1, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   5034: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.3](../releases/formal-1.3/), was
                   5035: released.
                   5036: 
1.8       wiki     5037: ### `Jan 1998` - NetBSD 1.3 release
1.2       wiki     5038: 
                   5039: *January 4, 1998*
                   5040: 
                   5041: [NetBSD-1.3](../releases/formal-1.5/), the sixth [major
                   5042: release](../releases/release-map.html) of NetBSD, was announced to the
                   5043: public.
                   5044: 
1.8       wiki     5045: ### `May 1997` - NetBSD 1.2.1 release
1.2       wiki     5046: 
                   5047: *May 20, 1997*
                   5048: 
                   5049: NetBSD 1.2.1, a [patch release](../releases/release-map.html) improving
                   5050: stability and fixing bugs in [NetBSD-1.2](../releases/formal-1.2/), was
                   5051: announced to the public.
                   5052: 
1.8       wiki     5053: ### `Apr 1997` - MTT '97 "Magic Days Trier"
1.2       wiki     5054: 
                   5055: *April 19-20, 1997, Germany*
                   5056: 
                   5057: A NetBSD-1.2.1/Amiga preview, running on a DraCo and (after installing
1.8       wiki     5058: it live over ARCnet) on an Amiga 3000, was presented by Jürgen Schmitz
1.2       wiki     5059: and Ignatios Souvatzis at the MTT '97.
                   5060: 
1.8       wiki     5061: ### `Apr 1997` - DECUS Munich
1.2       wiki     5062: 
                   5063: *April 17, 1997, Bonn, Germany*
                   5064: 
                   5065: Ignatios Souvatzis presented a talk about *NetBSD on Digital Hardware*
                   5066: at the [DECUS Munich](http://www.decus.de/) Symposium in Bonn.
                   5067: 
1.8       wiki     5068: ### `Jan 1997` - Anaheim Usenix Birds of a Feather
1.2       wiki     5069: 
                   5070: *January 14, 1997, Anaheim, CA*
                   5071: 
                   5072: NetBSD hosted a Birds of a Feather at the Usenix conference which was
                   5073: held in Anaheim California. Christos Zoulas spoke about the current
                   5074: state, goals and future directions of the project, while Paul
                   5075: Kranenburg, Aaron Brown and Chris Demetriou answered questions about the
                   5076: sparc and the alpha ports respectively.

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