The summary: 🎉 We are now very happy to announce the next RustFest will happen as an online community conference on the weekend of 7th & 8th November (2020-11-07 and 2020-11-08)! 🎉
RustFest 2020 was planned to happen about now, in Utrecht, the Netherlands.
As the COVID-19 pandemic spread around the world and forced us to shelter at home we ...
For the past months we have been very busy working towards an announcement
for our 2020 RustFest in the Netherlands, as announced for Q2 of this year.
Unfortunately it has now become clear that COVID-19 is throwing a wrench in the works –
even with our planning for an event in early June,
it is unlikely that the COVID-19 threat will have been co...
RustFest Barcelona recordings available!
We are happy to announce that the first three talk recordings of RustFest Barcelona are available today!
We will release the remaining recordings over the next couple of days.
Lightning talks & workshop material
This year we used one of the workshop slots for a round of lightning talks.
Our complete schedule is now online:
RustFest Barcelona Schedule
We’re looking forward to 11 talks and a total of 12 workshops.
This year the workshops happen as afternoon sessions on both days.
We will have workshops that run on only one day and a handful of workshops that are spread across both days.
If you alr...
As it is a tradition now, we’re hosting a RustBridge workshop.
RustBridge is a workshop focused on getting underrepresented people with a background in another programming language to learn Rust and join the community.
The workshop will take place on both conference afternoons: Saturday, November 9th and Sunday, No...
We can’t believe it, but it’s true:
RustFest Barcelona is officially sold out!
Last week we started announcing most of our talks.
Check out our talks page with all details.
This year both conference days (Saturday & Sunday) will be filled with talks in the morning and workshops in the afternoon.
We have a bunch of great work...
We have a ton of exciting updates for y’all this week, so let’s dive right in!
The RustFest Barcelona Scholarship program is now live!
We had people tell us that they were sad RustFest didn’t offer scholarships this year—we would have been just as sad, believe us, if that happened! But thankfully, this is not the case:
The big plan 🚆
What if you could meet with other Rustaceans while you travel to and from RustFest Barcelona?
We want to make that happen and are organizing a community travel from the North of Europe all the way down to Barcelona, with stops in between.
We want to encourage more people to join us or plan similar travel events.
So what do we ne...
CfP for talks
Call for Proposals
Starting today the Call for Proposals is open!
We would love to hear your proposal for a talk. Make sure to submit before August 19, 23:59 UTC!
As always, we’ll be prioritizing talks not yet recorded at Rust conferences.
You are free to talk about anything Rust-related, come and share your own per...
Barcelona, a sunny city on the Mediterranean sea, the capital of Catalonia, and the land of castellers and pà amb tomaca, is considered one of the top tech hubs in Europe as it’s holding more than 1300 startups, and generating almost 14000 jobs.
As a touristic destination, Barcelona is known for its beautiful architecture like Sagrada Familia...