Stockholm PUG finally off the ground

Last night, we finally got a PostgreSQL User Group in Stockholm started. We've discussed this for years, but never got around to making it actually happen. Well, with big thanks to Claes who took care of the main organization tasks, we finally did - and I'll happily declare it a big success. It was our first meeting, and we actually didn't promote it very well (so bad that at least one fairly well-connected PostgreSQL community guy didn't realize it was on until registration was already closed - I'm sure others missed it too), and we still managed to get more than 30 people there! Awesome!

Hopefully we can keep the numbers at this level. For now, we are planning to meet around once every three months or so, which means we'll be looking at the next meeting sometime in January. Exact date, and also location, yet to be decided upon.

Claes is supposed to be setting us up with a website (we have plenty of domains already...) and an associated mailinglist, and I guess a registered IRC channel as well. Hopefully soon. But given that he set us up with a room, a projector, pizza and beer last night (thanks, btw, and thanks to Glue for picking up the bill), I think we can give him a couple of hours before we start complaining...

So - see you at the next Stockholm PUG meeting!


Conferences

I speak at and organize conferences around Open Source in general and PostgreSQL in particular.

Upcoming

FOSDEM + PGDay 2017
Feb 2-4, 2017
Brussels, Belgium
SCALE+PGDays
Mar 2-5, 2017
Pasadena, California, USA
Confoo Montreal 2017
Mar 8-10, 2017
Montreal, Canada

Past

PGConf.Asia 2016
Dec 2-3, 2016
Tokyo, Japan
Berlin PUG
Nov 17, 2016
Berlin, Germany
PGConf.EU 2016
Nov 1-4, 2016
Tallinn, Estonia
Stockholm PUG 2016/5
Oct 25, 2016
Stockholm, Sweden
Postgres Vision 2016
Oct 11-13, 2016
San Francisco, USA
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