Call for Papers

EuroBSDcon 2019: Lillehammer, Norway

The Call for Talk and presentation proposals for EuroBSDCon 2019 is now open.

EuroBSDcon is the European technical conference for users and developers of BSD-based systems. The conference will take place September 19-22 2019 in Lillehammer, Norway. The tutorials will be held on Thursday and Friday to registered participants and the talks are presented to conference attendees on Saturday and Sunday.

The Call for Talk and Presentation proposals period will close on May 26th, 2019. Prospective speakers will be notified of acceptance or otherwise by June 3rd, 2019.

Call for Talk and Presentation Proposals (CFP)

The EuroBSDcon program committee is inviting BSD developers and users to submit innovative and original talk proposals not previously presented at other European conferences. Topics of interest to the conference include, but are not limited to applications, architecture, implementation, performance and security of BSD-based operating systems, as well as topics concerning the economic or organizational aspects of BSD use. Presentations are expected to be 45 minutes and are to be delivered in English.

Call for Tutorial Proposals

The EuroBSDcon program committee is also inviting qualified practitioners in their field to submit proposals for half or full day tutorials on topics relevant to development, implementation and use of BSD-based systems.

Half-day tutorials are expected to be 2.5 to 3 hours and full-day tutorials 5 to 6 hours. The tutorials and talks are to be held in English.


Proposals should be sent through the registration system at

They should contain a short and concise text description in about 100 words as well as a short speaker bio. Speakers who will be applying for travel funding should also submit an estimate of expected travel expenses.

Please also note that due to visa issues in the past, we would like to know as early as possible of any visa requirements for speakers. Please check the Norwegian Directorate of Immigration (UDI) web site for guidance.

While Osem offers the option of adding a commercial and/or avatar to your proposal this is not expected (or supported at the moment).