Here are some meetings, conferences and camps outside of Makespace that may be of interest to members.
- The Free and Open Source Developers European Meeting happens annually in early February in Brussels. It covers software, hardware, legal and social issues, and beer. This is a very large conference.
- The Open Source Conference Albania mostly covers open data, software and society. This is a small conference.
- Maker Faire UK
- Maker Faire UK happens in the spring.
EMF Camp happens in August in the UK on even-numbered calendar years; in the intervening years, Chaos Communication Camp in Germany and camps of ever-varying names in the Netherlands happen alternately. 2015 was Germany's turn, 2017 is the Netherlands, this time under the name SHA (Shit Happens Anyway).