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

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