A few years ago, BSD enthusiast used to meet at Linux expos, but now there are couple of BSD-only conferences, which are getting bigger by the year. NYCBSDCon is back this year and there’s even new BSD conference in Barcelona this year.
Dates have been confirmed for EuroBSDCon 2008 and NYCBSDCon:
The seventh annual European BSD Conference, EuroBSDCon 2008, will take place at the University of Strasbourg, Strasbourg (France) on 18 – 19 October 2008. This conference is aimed at developers and users of all BSD flavors, including FreeBSD of course. A variety of full and half-day tutorials will precede the conference.
Feel free to subscribe to the announcement mailing list to be kept informed if interested of changes as they are announced. Questions regarding the conference can be sent to the organizing committee at 2008 [AT@] eurobsdcon [dot.] org.
After an unfortunate hiatus in 2007, rest assured that NYCBSDCon will be happening over the weekend of 11-12 October 2008 at Columbia University, New York City, with a similar format to the 2006 conference. The organisers are looking forward to hosting the conference again, and hping the conference is going to be an exciting meeting place for *BSD users, sysadmins and developers from all the projects.
BSDCan 2008 will be held on 16-17 May 2008 at University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada, and will be preceeded by two days of Tutorials on 14-15 May 2008. If interested, subscribe to the announce mailing list to be notified of more details and information.
AsiaBSDCon 2008 will be held from 27-30 March at the Tokyo University of Science, Tokyo, Japan
- BSDCan 2008 – 16-17 May – University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
- AsiaBSDCon 2008 – 27-30 March – Tokyo University of Science, Tokyo, Japan
- EuroBSDCon 2008 – 18-19 October – University of Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
- NYCBSDCon 2008 – 11-12 October – Columbia University, New York City, USA