Conferences and Events

Fossetcon 2014

Fossetcon | Orlando, FL | Sept 11 – 13, 2014

Fossetcon takes place September 11th-13th, 2014 at the Rosen Plaza Hotel in sunny Orlando, FL. Fossetcon is a 3-day event with a focus on all things regarding Free and Open Source Software. Fossetcon is not just a GNU/Linux conference or a *BSD conference. It's For ALL Things FOSS. We are 7 minutes away from Disney World and Universal Studios Orlando, so bring the whole family and enjoy what Orlando Florida has to offer!

Tickets are only $10-$20 dollars. And did we mention that it includes food?! Day 0 is full of in-depth training, tutorials, workshops, food and certification primers. During Days 1 and 2 attendees get access to the Expo Hall, Certification Exams, Speaker Tracks, Keynote Sessions and various food and entertainment. Fossetcon relies on the Free and Open Source Software Community for support in making Fossetcon a memorable event that aims to be, "The Gateway to the Open Source Community."

Chicago Erlang

Chicago Erlang Conference | Chicago, IL | Sept 22, 2014

Why do companies like WhatsApp and Facebook turn to Erlang when they need to build scalable, reliable, fault-tolerant applications? What is unique about Erlang’s approach to concurrency? Learn how to take advantage of this remarkable programming language at this exciting one day event in the heart of Chicago!

Use the code ‘NoStarch10’ to get a 10% discount off the ticket price!


USENIX OSDI 2014 | Broomfield, CO | Oct 6 – 8, 2014

Join us in Broomfield, CO, October 6–8, 2014 for the 11th USENIX Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation. OSDI ’14 brings together professionals from academic and industrial backgrounds in what has become the premier forum for discussing the design, implementation, and implications of systems software. The program includes two poster sessions and over 40 paper presentations on data, security, cloud computing, storage, transactions, and much more.

Register by September 11 and save! Additional discounts available!

H2HC 2014

Hackers 2 Hackers Conference | Sao Paulo, Brazil | Oct 18 – 19, 2014

H2HC aims to get together industry, government, academia and underground hackers to share knowledge and leading-edge ideas about information security and everything related to it. The conference will feature national and international speakers and attendees with a wide range of skills.

H2HC is a dual-language conference, with ALL talks in English or simultaneously translated to English by professional linguists with experience in computer sciences translation.


LISA14 | Seattle, WA | Nov 9 – 14, 2014

Join us in Seattle, WA, November 9-14, 2014, for LISA14.

The LISA conference has long served as the annual vendor-neutral meeting place for the wider system administration community. Recognizing the overlap and differences between traditional and modern IT operations and engineering, the highly-curated 6-day program offers training, workshops, invited talks, panels, paper presentations, and networking opportunities around 5 key topics: Systems Engineering, Security, Culture, DevOps, and Monitoring/Metrics. Don't miss the chance to be a part of this unique career-building journey.

Register by October 20 and save! Additional discounts are available!