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

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