Subject: BSDCon 2000 Announcement
To: None <freebsd-announce@FreeBSD.org>
From: Jim Mock <email@example.com>
Date: 05/08/2000 14:08:46
I am pleased to announce BSDCon 2000, the second annual BSD Conference
and Expo! If you are a BSD user, this is the event you don't want to
miss. There will be BSD-related tutorials, talks, demos, discussions,
and exhibitor booths.
Many BSD users and developers from all over the world will be present to
share ideas, find common interest points, and develop new ideas -- as a
single community. *All* BSD users are welcome and encouraged to attend
Some highlights of the conference include:
o BSD Internals tutorial by Kirk McKusick
o Conference dinner at the Monterey Aquarium
o Talks by members of the BSD user and commercial community
BSDCon 2000 will be held at the Hyatt Regency in Monterey, California.
Please see http://www.hyatt.com/usa/monterey/hotels/hotel_mrydm.html
for more information about the hotel, their mailing address and
The entire expo (tutorials and conference) will be held from October
14-20, with the tutorials being held from October 14-17, and the
conference from October 18-20.
Pricing information is as follows:
Conference (Oct. 18-20): $495
Tutorial 1 (Oct. 14-15): $495
Tutorial 2 (Oct. 16-17): $495
Room rates at the Hyatt: $129 US per night
There is a $50 early-bird discount off each if you register before
September 1, 2000. Any registrations after September 1, 2000 will be
charged full price.
Please see http://www.bsdcon.com/ for more information on the conference
and for registration information.
Pricing information for sponsorships and exhibits are also available on
our web site.
If you are interested in speaking or giving at tutorial at this event,
please contact me by email or by phone at 1-925-691-2800 x3814.
If you are interested in being a sponsor of this event, please contact
us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you are interested in having a booth at
this event, please contact us at email@example.com.
Alternatively, you can contact us by phone at 1-925-691-2800, or fax at
Thanks, and hope to see you there!
- jim mock - walnut creek cdrom/freebsd test labs - firstname.lastname@example.org -
- phone: 1.925.691.2800 x.3814 - fax: 1.925.674.0821 - jim@FreeBSD.org -
- editor - The FreeBSDzine - www.freebsdzine.org - email@example.com -