By Anne Dickison

BSD Events taking place through March 2024

Please send details of any FreeBSD related events or events that are of interest for FreeBSD users which are not listed here to

November 2023 FreeBSD Vendor Summit

November 2-3, 2023
San Jose, CA

The Summit provides commercial FreeBSD users with the unique opportunity to meet face-to-face with developers and contributors to get features requested, problems solved, and needs met. It also opens up discussions on improving and enhancing the operating system. Registration is now open. The program includes talks from NetApp, Netflix, ARM and more! Register today!


Brussels, Belgium

FOSDEM is a two-day event organized by volunteers to promote the widespread use of free and open source software. Taking place, February 3-4, 2024, FOSDEM offers open source and free software developers a place to meet, share ideas and collaborate. Renowned for being highly developer-oriented, the event brings together some 8000+ developers from all over the world.


Pasadena, CA

SCaLE is the largest community-run open-source and free software conference in North America. It is held annually in the greater Los Angeles area. Drew Gurkowski will also be hosting a FreeBSD workshop during the conference.