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Cloud Native StartupFest


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November 6, 2023 | 11:30-5:00PM

Chicago, IL
Grand Horizon Ballroom F/G- Marriott marquis hotel

Join us for the first ever Cloud Native StartupFest. Hosted by Erica Brescia (past founder of Bitnami, COO of GitHub and now Managing Director of Redpoint Ventures), Jesse Robins (past co-founder of Chef and Orion Labs and now General Partner of Heavybit), and Dave Zilberman (past Managing Director of Comcast Ventures and now General Partner of Norwest Venture Partners), Cloud Native StartupFest will address topics only relevant to open source and cloud native startups. Get inspired by hearing from successful cloud native entrepreneurs, learn about some of the most exciting cloud native startups in the space, get a glimpse into the current state of fundraising and receive guidance on how to take your idea from community adoption to success.

Thank You for Attending

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Thank you to all the attendees who joined us.


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Who Should Attend

This event is primarily for any attendees who are interested in the cloud native startup ecosystem in the cloud native space. Entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, founding engineers, and those who are excited about seeing the latest technologies and companies emerging in cloud native.







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