openSUSE Conference 2016 June 22 - 26, 2016


The openSUSE Conference is the annual openSUSE community event that brings people from around the world together to meet and collaborate. The organized talks, workshops, and BoF sessions provide a framework around more casual meet ups and hack sessions. A party here and there provides the time to relax and have fun, making connections on a more personal level.

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LinuxFest Northwest 2016 April 23 - 24, 2016

Bellingham, WA/United States

LinuxFest Northwest is an annual OpenSource event held the last weekend in April, in Bellingham, WA USA. The Fest features presentations and Exhibits on various F/OSS topics, as well as Linux distributions and applications. LinuxFest Northwest has something for everyone from the novice to the professional. The hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. both days.

Come join the openSUSE Community at this annual event for OpenSource.

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National School Board Association April 09 - 11, 2016

The NSBA Annual Conference and Exposition is the one national event that brings together education leaders at a time when domestic policies and global trends are combining to shape the future of our students.

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chemnitzer linux tage March 19 - 20, 2016


Come join the openSUSE community at Chemnitzer Linux-Tage. Chemnitzer Linux-Tage gives people an understanding of Linux and Open Source and it is a lot of fun to organise a meanwhile so complex event. Furthermore we get motivated again and again anew by positive responses of visitors.

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FOSDEM January 30 - 31, 2016

1050 Bruxelles/Belgium

Come to FOSDEM and visit openSUSE. Learn about openSUSE Leap, Tumbleweed, openQA and more. The event is free and a place where software developers meet, share ideas and collaborate. Like last year, there will be openSUSE Beer available at the booth.

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Southern California Linux Expo January 21 - 24, 2016

Pasadena/United States

openSUSE will be at the 14th annual Southern California Linux Expo, which takes place between Jan. 21-24, 2016, at the Pasadena Convention Center. As the first-of-the-year Linux/Open Source software expo in North America, SCaLE 14X expects to host 150 exhibitors this year, along with nearly 130 sessions, tutorials and special events

SCaLE is the largest community-run open-source and free software conference in North America. It is held annually in Los Angeles.

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openSUSE.Asia Summit 2015 December 04 - 06, 2015

Taipei/Taiwan, Republic Of China

December 4th is openSUSE.Asia Summit workshop day,

openSUSE.Asia Summit 2015 Workshop - Personal Tailor: AutoYast and SUSE Studio / 私人定製:AutoYast 和 SUSE Studio

openSUSE.Asia Summit 2015 Workshop - Run virtual machine with libvirt on openSUSE - step by step

December 5th~6th are openSUSE.Asia Summit event days: Register

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Super Computing 15 November 16 - 19, 2015

Austin/United States

Come visit openSUSE at sc15 in Austin, TX, for SC15. SC15 will bring together the international supercomputing community—an unparalleled ensemble of scientists, engineers, researchers, educators, programmers, system administrators and developers—for an exceptional program of technical papers, informative tutorials, timely research posters and Birds-of-a-Feather (BOF) sessions. The SC15 Exhibition Hall will feature exhibits of the latest and greatest technologies from industry, academia and government research organizations; many of these technologies making their debut in Austin. No conference is better poised to demonstrate how HPC can transform both the everyday and the incredible.

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SUSECon November 02 - 06, 2015

SUSECon 2015 will be held at the Beurs van Berlage, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. For more information about exploring Amsterdam, including things to do, please visit iamsterdam.com.

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LinuxCon Europe 2015 October 05 - 07, 2015

There's simply no other event in Europe where developers, sys admins, architects and all levels of technical talent gather together under one roof for education, collaboration and problem-solving to further the Linux platform.


Kieler Linux Tage September 18 - 19, 2015

Come see us at Kieler Linux Tage. Located at Kitz, Schauenburgerstr. 116, Kiel.

At KIELUX, experts can teach you Linux and managing hardware or software on your brought laptop (or mobile devices).

Registration and further information about the workshops can be found at workshops. Please note the further requirements of the workshops, so that you can successfully participate.

View the program.

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Free and Open Source Software Conference August 22 - 23, 2015

Sankt Augustin/Germany

Come see openSUSE at the Free Software and Open Source in Sankt Augustin, Germany, in August. The computer science department of the University of Applied Sciences Bonn-Rhein-Sieg, supported by the "Linux/Unix User Group Sankt Augustin" (LUUSA) and FrOSCon e.V. will organize an exciting program with talks and workshops for visitors of all ages. The event is topped off with a fair of booths from FLOSS projects and companies. The social event, celebrated at Saturday night, offers the opportunity to exchange opinions with other visitors, speakers or volunteers.

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The GNOME Conference August 07 - 09, 2015


openSUSE is sponsoring and will be at GUADEC. GUADEC is the main conference for GNOME users, developers, foundation leaders, individuals, governments and businesses worldwide. GUADEC is not just a software conference though! People come together to meet collaborators from chat rooms and mailing lists, to network, to visit old friends and make new ones, and to have fun.

In 2015, GUADEC will happen in Gothenburg, Sweden on August 7 – 9 for the core conference days, followed by 3 days of BOF sessions and hackfests 10 – 12. See you there!

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KDE Akademy July 25 - 31, 2015

A Coruña, Galicia/Spain

Akademy features a 2-day conference with presentations on the latest KDE developments, followed by 5 days of workshops, Birds of a Feather (BoF) and coding sessions. It is an opportunity to meet key KDE contributors, learn about the latest features and enjoy the great atmosphere. You will meet developers, artists, translators, upstream and downstream maintainers, users, and free and open software industry leaders from all over the world.


openSUSE Conference May 01 - 04, 2015

Den Haag/Netherlands

The openSUSE Conference 2015 will bring together a wide variety of Free & Open Source contributors to collaborate on one of the major Linux distribution projects.

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Mini Summit @ SCALE February 19 2015

The openSUSE mini summit @SCALE13. Please note: If you want to attend, you must buy a SCALE ticket; registering here is not enough.


openSUSE.Asia Summit 2014 October 18 - 19, 2014


The first non-commercial openSUSE Summit in Asia, which aims to promote openSUSE and other free and open source software in the region. In the conference, we are going to launch a series of free and open source software lectures, discussions and workshops, so that more Asian users will have a chance to understand the concepts, use the software and join the community. Meanwhile, the summit also provides a free platform for Asian users to communicate with each other face to face. Participants can take this opportunity to learn about the related technologies and share their experiences. We hope that it will be held in other countries in Asia in the next few years.

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openSUSE Conference April 24 - 28, 2014


The openSUSE Conference 2014 will bring together a wide variety of Free & Open Source contributors to collaborate on one of the major Linux distribution projects.


openSUSE Summit November 15 - 17, 2013

Lake Buena Vista, Florida/United States

At the openSUSE Summit 2013 a wide variety of Free and Open Source Software contributors will gather to collaborate on one of the major Linux distribution projects.

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openSUSE Conference July 18 - 22, 2013

Thessaloniki /Greece

The openSUSE Conference brings together a wide variety of Free and Open Source contributors to collaborate on one of the major Linux distribution projects.