InitMarketing has made its calendar of world-wide conferences and trade fairs related to Free and Open Source Software, IT and specific industries available to the public.
It currently includes 122 events in 17 countries taking place in 2009. 43 of them in Germany, 69 in USA. We use this calendar when planing events for our customers, thus we’ll regularly update it. Please let us know of any events which are not on our radar yet by commenting to my blog or commenting at the bottom of the events page.
16 thoughts on “Calendar of Open Source, IT, Industry-specific Events”
Thanks for this calendar!
Two quick notes:
1) on March 18-20, there is PHPCon in Rome, Italy
2) the entry for the MySQL users conference says “5th edition”. Since the first one was in 2003 and we haven’t skipped any year, this is the seventh one!
added 1), fixed 2) – thanks!
There is Solutions Linux in Paris, France from 31/03/2009 to 02/04/2009 http://www.solutionslinux.fr/
And there will be the Forum PHP in Paris, France on 12 & 13/11/2009 http://www.afup.org/forumphp
@perrick: Added both events, thanks so much!
OSS Barcamp is being held in Dublin, Ireland on March 28th.
Hi Ken, Laura,
Cool! Added, thanks!
Hey running an open source barcamp in Dublin ireland, on March 28th, ossbarcamp.com
Long time ago I started looking for a list like this.
MySQL Camp 2009 is a free, non-commercial “unconference” happening Sun April 19-Thu April 23rd.
@Sheeri: Added, thanks!
There’ll be a Linux and free software conference in Bilgi University between 17-18 April, 2009 (URL: http://senlik.linux.org.tr/2009).
AND takes place in Istanbul, Turkey 🙂
Thanks GÃ¶rkem, added it!
Hi, we’re hosting a bilingual conference focusing on open source solutions for data centers and large IT infrastructures with Puppet creator Luke Kanies, Linux Magazine columnist Charly Kuehnast and Balazs Scheidler the founder of syslog-ng & BalaBit:
Open Source Data Center Conference
Date: 29 – 30 April 2009
Venue: NH Nuremberg City, Nuremberg, Germany
Thanks Amanda, just added.