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What happens, if you ask the Chinese PostgreSQL community for a Meetup-like event, one or two speakers? You end up getting a full day conference ;-)
The full address is: 17/F, South Block, Tower C, Raycom Info Tech Park, NO.2, Kexueyuan South Road, Beijing 100190, China.
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PGConf.de 2015 is the sequel of the highly successful German-speaking PostgreSQL Conferences 2011 and 2013. Due to space limitations in the old location, we are moving to Hamburg. The conference takes place on Friday, November 27th. We also add a day with trainings on the 26th.
Registration for the conference will be possible well in advance. Tickets must be purchased online. For sponsors, we have put together a package that includes among other things, a number of discounted ticket. More in the Call for Sponsors in a separate announcement.
We were able to secure two very good speaker:
- Mason Sharp, from TransLattice: Scale-out PostgreSQL with PostgreSQL-XL
- Peter van Hardenberg, from Heroku: Postgres 9.4, new opportunities for users, admins and hackers
Please sign up at the Meetup website, if you plan to attend.
Date: Monday, February 16th, 2015
Location: 3495 Deer Creek Road Palo Alto, CA 94304 United States
FOSDEM PGDay is a one day conference that will be held ahead of FOSDEM in Brussels, Belgium, on Jan 30th, 2015. This will be a one-day focused PostgreSQL event, with a single track of talks. This conference day will be for-charge and cost 50€, and will be held at the Brussels Marriott Hotel. Registration is required to attend, the registration is open. Since we have a limited number of seats available for this event, we urge everybody to register as soon as possible once open.
PostgreSQL Europe will also have our regular devroom at FOSDEM on Saturday the 31st, which will be held at the main FOSDEM venue at ULB. This day will, of course, continue to be free of charge and open to all FOSDEM entrants. No registration is required to attend this day.
For full details about the conference, venue and hotel, see http://fosdem2015.pgconf.eu/.
The call for papers is now open for both these events. We are looking for talks to fill both these days with content for both insiders and new users. Please see http://fosdem2015.pgconf.eu/callforpapers/ for details and submission information.
The deadline for submissions is November 24th, 2014, but we may as usual pre-approve some talks, so get your submissions in soon!
We also have negotiated rate with the Brussels Marriott Hotel. For details, see http://fosdem2015.pgconf.eu/venue/.
You might have guessed it, yesterday's announcement about the PGDay Caribbean 2014 was an April joke.
I've got this idea back at FOSDEM 2014 when we discussed possible options for our European PostgreSQL conference this year (and no, this conference will certainly not take place in the Caribbean).
There's another first: on the first day after the Call for Papers we already got two talk submissions ;-) I'm not sure, but I think this never happened before.
I would like to thank Magnus Hagander for his help with the DNS setup, cross-checking the website content, correcting my mistakes and everything, without him this would not have been possible.
Will leave the conference website online for a few more days, enjoy it!
PGDay Caribbean 2014 is a one day PostgreSQL conference which takes place on August 1st, in the beautiful city of St. Martin in the Caribbean. The event follows a well known pattern from other PGDay events: great talks, good community, drinks - and we add summer and sunshine on top.
The Call for Papers will be opened tomorrow, but we have a limited number of seats, so head over to the conference website and make your reservation today!
See you in the Caribbean!
PostgreSQL Europe will also have our regular devroom at FOSDEM on Saturday the 1st, which will be held at the main FOSDEM venue at ULB. This day will, of course, continue to be free of charge and open to all FOSDEM entrants. No registration is required to attend this day.
For full details about the conference, venue and hotel, see http://fosdem2014.pgconf.eu/.
The call for papers is now open for both these events. We are looking for talks to fill both these days with content for both insiders and new users. Please see http://fosdem2014.pgconf.eu/callforpapers/ for details and submission information.
The deadline for submissions is December 15th, 2013, but we may as usual pre-approve some talks, so get your submissions in soon!
We also have negotiated rate with the Radisson Blu hotel in Brussels. For details, see http://fosdem2013.pgconf.eu/venue/.
Yesterday (Friday) we ran the German-speaking PostgreSQL Conference 2013. Once again (like 2011) it took place at the Rheinisches Industriemuseum in Oberhausen, followed today and tomorrow by the OpenRheinRuhr Open Source conference and exhibition. And like 2011 we had a "full house", this year we had to close the registration even earlier than last year. Unfortunately the museum has a limited amount of seats, which somewhat limits us here. In the end, we had 105 attendees.
We had 22 talks (including keynote) by
23 22 speakers, where 5 speakers are not from DACH (Germany, Austria, Switzerland). That is a great success too.
I think it's almost time to start thinking about the 2014 edition of pgconf.de.
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