October 3, 2019

From sponsoring events to attending conferences, the Foundation is continuing its mission of advocacy in October. In the next few weeks, members of the Foundation team will be representing the Project and the Foundation at events around the world.

October 2019 Bay Area FreeBSD Vendor and Developer Summit
October 11-12, 2019
Santa Clara, CA

There’s still time! Join FreeBSD Developers and Vendors for a two-day summit in Santa Clara, CA. Taking place October 11-12, 2019, the summit will consist of invited talks and discussion sessions and is by-invitation only. FreeBSD Committers, please register here. Non-committers, please contact jhb@ to attend. There is an $75 fee for attending. The schedule and attendee list is available on the wiki.

All Things Open 2019
October 13-15, 2019
Raleigh, NC

All Things Open is the largest open source/open tech/open web conference on the East Coast, and one of the largest in the United States. It regularly hosts some of the most well-known experts in the world as well as nearly every major technology company. This year between 3,500 – 4,000+ are expected. Stop by booth 91 to hear about the latest developments within the FreeBSD Project.

Open Source Summit Europe 2019
October 28-30, 2019
Lyon, France

Open Source Summit Europe (OSSEU) is the leading conference for developers, architects, and other technologists – as well as open source community and industry leaders – to collaborate, share information, learn about the latest technologies and gain a competitive advantage by using innovative open solutions. Over 2,000 will gather for OSSEU in 2019. The Foundation’s Director of Project Development, Ed Maste, will be a part of the panel “Evolving for Today’s Security First Mindset” and he will be joined by Executive Director, Deb Goodkin for the BoF, FreeBSD, The Other Unix-like Operating System and Why We Should Work Together.

October 28-30, 2019
Portland, OR

Join USENIX for LISA19 on October 28–30, 2019, at the Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront in Portland, OR, USA. LISA is the premier conference for operations professionals, where we share real-world knowledge about designing, building, securing, and maintaining the critical systems of our interconnected world. The Foundation is pleased to again be an Industry Partner.