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

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