PRE-CONFERENCE

CO-LOCATED EVENTS

May 20 – 23, 2019  |  Fira Gran Via, Barcelona, Spain  |  #KubeCon #CloudNativeCon


A Linkerd in Production Workshop hosted by Buoyant

A Linkerd in Production Workshop hosted by Buoyant

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 13:00 – 17:00
Location: Fira Gran Via
Registration Fees: USD $499 (scholarships available)

This is a hands-on workshop that teaches how to use Linkerd in production, covering both Kubernetes and non-Kubernetes environments. This workshop is presented by Buoyant, the primary sponsors of the Linkerd project, and includes training by Linkerd maintainers.

How to register: Pre-registration is required. To register for A Linkerd in Production Workshop, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to events@buoyant.io.



Cephalocon

Cephalocon

Date: Sunday 19 May – Monday 20 May
Time: 09:00 – 17:00
Location: Fira Gran Via
Registration Fees: USD $100

Cephalocon Barcelona aims to bring together more than 400 technologists and adopters from across the globe to showcase Ceph’s history and its future, demonstrate real-world applications, and highlight vendor solutions. Join us in Barcelona, Spain on 19-20 May 2019 for our second international conference event.

How to register: To register for Cephalocon, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to events@linuxfoundation.org.



Cloud Native Network Services Day hosted by LFN

Cloud Native Network Services Day hosted by LFN

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 9:00 – 16:00
Registration Fees: USD $50

Cloud Native Network Services Day is about bringing open source networking projects together with cloud native developers looking to expand their reach in the networking space. Attendees will benefit from the perspectives of both communities around their latest innovations and strategies for accelerating CSP testing and deployment and reducing time-to-market for services.

The day will include a brief overview of the open source networking landscape of projects and will cover pressing industry use cases — such as a Cloud Native 5G Virtual Central Office (VCO). Other potential topic areas are:

– Cloud Native Orchestration
– Network Service Mesh Use Cases
– vRAN/vEPC
– CI/CD
– SDN/NFV
– Edge Automation

How to register: Pre-registration is required. To register for Cloud Native Network Services Day, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to lfn-info@linuxfoundation.org.



Cloud Native Security Day hosted by Twistlock

Cloud Native Security Day hosted by Twistlock

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 9:00 – 16:00
Registration Fees: USD $100 donated to CNCF Diversity Scholarship Fund

DevSecOps is a term that’s thrown around these days, referring to the ability to not only automate the build and deployment pipeline of application development, but to also slipstream in security along the way. In this one day event, we will dive deep and show you various examples throughout that pipeline of how to make DevSecOps a reality in your organization. We will bring speakers from across the pipeline tooling continuum to discuss security throughout the automation process, as well as a few customers who have successfully implemented this in their own environments. You’ll come away with practical implementation recommendations of how to make DevSecOps a reality rather than a buzzword.

Visit http://go.twistlock.com/cloudnativesecurityday for more information.

How to register: Pre-registration is required. To register for Cloud Native Security Day, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to contact@twistlock.com.



Cloud Native Storage Day hosted by Cloud Native Storage ecosystem

Cloud Native Storage Day hosted by Cloud Native Storage ecosystem

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 8:30 – 17:00
Registration Fees: USD $75

Join us for a very special Cloud Native Storage Day! We have brought together users of cloud native storage technologies as well as experts from the top cloud native storage companies to bring you a fantastic day rich with thought-provoking sessions including technical demos, panel discussions, presentations, and a terrific networking opportunity for you to get to know the experts in Container Storage. Come learn all about the virtues of multi-cloud operations of stateful services with Kubernetes, running stateful applications in containers, cloud native data management, in short, all things cloud native storage! 9+ CNS companies came together to sponsor this creative and community-oriented day!

Visit www.cloudnativestorageday.com to get an idea of the agenda.

How to register: Pre-registration is required. To register for Cloud Native Storage Day, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to Lisa, lisa@portworx.com.



Cloud-Native Transformation Summit 2019 hosted by Sysdig

Cloud-Native Transformation Summit 2019 hosted by Sysdig

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 9:00 – 16:00, followed by a reception to 17:00
Registration Fees: USD $149 if registered by April 15; Standard rate of USD $169 starting April 16

Cloud-Native Transformation Summit 2019 is a one-day event for the KubeCon community to look at how enterprise organizations are moving into production-level Kubernetes and transforming their applications and infrastructure operations into Cloud-Native technologies.

As many enterprises move from proof of concept to production, they face challenges in securing, maintaining visibility, scaling, and troubleshooting application development and infrastructure operations. But, it’s not just technology–there are important processes, organizational and cultural considerations to consider on the journey to a cloud-native enterprise.

Join fellow cloud-native practitioners from the user and technology ecosystem to hear real-world insights and learnings. You’ll walk away with a blueprint to address technology, process, organizational and cultural considerations, such as:

  • How containers and microservices have radically changed visibility and security requirements for enterprise applications
  • Challenges of scale and how to resolve them when you move from an application on a host to a sophisticated, dynamically orchestrated, multi-container architecture
  • Producing and implementing a comprehensive cloud-native security strategy among IT, Security teams, DevOps, DevSecOps
  • How visibility and monitoring at scale may be the missing links in reaching your goal of a resilient cloud-native infrastructure

If you want to be ahead of the shift and help lead change, you’ll want to attend this event.

Submit a Talk: https://www.papercall.io/cntseu2019

How to register: Pre-registration is required. To register for Cloud-Native Transformation Summit 2019, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to Jennifer Pospishek, Jennifer@sysdig.com or 408-839-2054.



CNCF End User Partner Summit

CNCF End User Partner Summit

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 9:30 – 16:30
Registration Fees: USD $100 donated to CNCF Diversity Scholarship Fund

The CNCF End User Partner Summit brings together cloud native users to share best practices and lessons learned. The day will start with stories from end users, and their journey to overcome the challenges of adopting cloud native across different industries. It will continue with an unconference, where attendees can meet peers and learn how to navigate and contribute to the cloud native community.

Tickets cost USD $100 which is donated to the diversity scholarship. Your organization must be a member of the CNCF End User Community (https://www.cncf.io/people/end-user-community/) to attend. End user members may purchase up to four tickets, and end user supporters may purchase up to two. Contact chung@linuxfoundation.org with any questions.

How to register: Pre-registration and approval is required. To apply for this event, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe registration.



Continuous Delivery Summit hosted by CDF

Continuous Delivery Summit hosted by CDF

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 9:00 – 17:00
Location: Fira Gran Via
Registration Fees: Sold Out, Waitlist Available. USD $50

The Continuous Delivery Summit is a one-day event that brings together the open source CI/CD community. The day will start with keynotes, project showcases and stories from end users. The afternoon will consist of BoF sessions around CI/CD themes, where attendees can collaborate, meet peers and drive the future direction of continuous delivery.

How to register: Sold Out, Waitlist Available. Preregistration is required. To register for Continuous Delivery Summit, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to events@cncf.io.



FD.io (Fast Dataplane) Mini-Summit

FD.io (Fast Dataplane) Mini-Summit

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 9:00 – 17:00
Location: Fira Gran Via
Registration Fees: USD $50

Cloud Native provides application deployment speed and flexibility. Why burden it with cumbersome, sluggish networking?

Let FD.io deliver the data IO speed required for flexible and scalable cloud native networking and storage.

  • Hear FD.io community experts share project, use case, and capability insights
  • See how FD.io enables cloud native network functions, cross-community integration with Kubernetes and Envoy communities
  • Gain clarity on why enterprise developers need FD.io

How to register: Pre-registration is required. To register for FD.io (Fast Dataplane) Mini-Summit, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to lfn-info@linuxfoundation.org.



Get the Cert: Build Your Next App With Kubernetes + Istio hosted by IBM

Get the Cert: Build Your Next App With Kubernetes + Istio hosted by IBM

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 12:00 – 16:00
Location: The W Hotel, Plaça Rosa Del Vents 1, Final, Passeig de Joan de Borbó, 08039 Barcelona, Spain
Registration Fees: Complimentary

Do you need to select the right technologies to build the next productivity app in your application backlog? Get your hands dirty with those technologies before you start your build. Learn how Kubernetes and Istio make it easy to bind your app to advanced services like Watson, Blockchain, and IoT. Our developers will walk you through the step-by-step in this Hands-on-Lab, and you’ll walk away with a certification badge.

Kubernetes minimize outages and disruptions through self-healing, intelligent scheduling, horizontal scaling, and load balancing. Developers can easily roll out and roll back application versions, whether they’re collaborating in development and test environments or deploying to production. Even new application functionality is streamlined, when developers extend apps with cloud services.
The Result: Spend more time coding and less time with the infrastructure.

Lab Instructors:

Daniel Berg, Distinguished Engineer, IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service Architect, IBM
Ram Vennam, Lead Technical Manager, IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service, IBM
Lin Sun, STSM & Master Inventor, Istio, IBM

Agenda:
12:00PM-1:00PM: Lunch
1:00PM-4:00PM: Hands-on-Lab

How to register: Pre-registration is required. Register here.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to rmelanco@us.ibm.com..



Harbor Community Reception hosted by CNCF and VMware

Harbor Community Reception hosted by CNCF and VMware

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 14:30 – 17:00
Location: Fira Gran Via
Registration Fees: Sold Out, Waitlist Available

We invite the Harbor community to join us for an afternoon of networking with peers! Come exchange ideas, and share best practices in managing and securing container images and Helm charts. You’ll also have the opportunity to provide feedback on the latest roadmap, which the maintainers of the project will share. Developers will learn how to contribute to Harbor, and end users of Harbor will share their use cases. This will be a casual event, so come and enjoy an afternoon with the Harbor community!

How to register: Pre-registration is required. To register for the Harbor Community Reception (Sold Out, Waitlist Available), add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to Harbor@vmware.com.



Intro to Containers and Kubernetes hosted by VMware

Intro to Containers and Kubernetes hosted by VMware

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 9:00 – 15:30
Location: Fira Gran Via
Registration Fees: USD $249 donated to CNCF Diversity Scholarship Fund

Ready to dive a little deeper into the world of Kubernetes? Understand the first principles of a cloud native infrastructure, and then dig into our lab environment and deploy your first cluster. This training is designed for attendees who are early in their cloud native journey—you will walk out with more knowledge of basic concepts and greater comfort in working with containers.

How to register: Pre-registration is required. To register for Intro to Containers and Kubernetes, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to Dan Finneran, finnerand@vmware.com.



Introduction to CRDs with Kubebuilder hosted by Google Cloud

Introduction to CRDs with Kubebuilder hosted by Google Cloud

Date: Sunday 19 May & Monday 20 May
Time: 13:00 – 17:00
Location: Fira Gran Via

Extending Kubernetes with Controllers and Custom Resource Definitions (CRDs) is quickly becoming commonplace. Users are now developing their own extensions to automate their applications and infrastructure. This emerging practice has been enabled by the growing set of tools designed to make developing these custom APIs easy.

Of these tools, Kubebuilder, a Kubernetes sub-project, has been adopted by the Kubernetes project and end-users alike. It serves as a framework for rapidly building and publishing Kubernetes APIs by providing simple abstractions and automation for the common components involved with a controller.

Attendees will learn how to approach development using best practices and methodologies for building Kubernetes Controllers. In the second half, attendees will use Kubebuilder to build, test, and deploy their own custom extension.

Prerequisites:
+ Laptop
+ Basic Golang experience

How to Register: Pre-registration is required. To register for Introduction to CRDs with Kubebuilder, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to kwasilenko@google.com.



Kubernetes Contributor Summit

Kubernetes Contributor Summit

Date: Sunday 19 May & Monday 20 May
Time: 18:00 – 21:00 & 9:00 – 17:00
Location: Fira Gran Via

The yearly Kubernetes Contributor Summits bring together new and current Kubernetes contributors alike to connect and share face-to-face. With each event having different goals, the Barcelona event is shaping up to focus on strengthening our contributor base in other regions outside of the US, and adding in some activities for our current contributors to get hallway conversations in with their distributed peers.

Visit the Kubernetes Contributor Summit website for additional information and to register.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to events@cncf.io.



Kubernetes Operator Framework Workshop hosted by Red Hat

Kubernetes Operator Framework Workshop hosted by Red Hat

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 9:00 – 17:00
Location: Fira Gran Via
Registration Fees: USD $50

This is an entry-level workshop for both application developers and system administrators interested in building and managing Operators for Kubernetes environments. It is designed for those who have a basic knowledge of Kubernetes and want to learn how to apply domain or application-specific knowledge to automate common operational tasks.

From 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, we will be introducing Kubernetes operators and attendees gain an understanding the past difficulties with building Operators with existing client-libraries and discover how the Operator Framework can ease development workflow. Attendees will also receive step-by-step guidance on the process of creating real-world Operators with Go, Ansible, and Helm charts while mastering methodologies, design patterns, and strategies that can assist in avoiding common pitfalls.

Starting at 3:00 pm, we’ll open up the room to anyone who wants to learn how to discover and add your Operator to OperatorHub.io and utilize the Operator Lifecycle Manager (OLM) to control installation, upgrade, and role-based access control. Drop-ins welcome for the afternoon portion of the workshop especially if you have a operator that you’d like to get listed in OperatorHub.io

All Operator Framework components are part of GitHub organization called “Operator Framework” located here: https://github.com/operator-framework under Apache License 2.0

How to register: Pre-registration is required. To register for Kubernetes Operator Framework Workshop, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to Alexa, ahollis@redhat.com.



KubeSec Enterprise Summit hosted by Aqua Security

KubeSec Enterprise Summit hosted by Aqua Security

Co-Hosts: AWS, Google, Microsoft, Red Hat

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 9:30 – 16:30, followed by a  reception until 17:30
Location: Renaissance Fira Barcelona, Plaza Europa, 50-52 L’Hospitalet de Llobregat, 08902 Barcelona, Spain
Registration Fees: Early Bird Rate of USD $149 until April 1; After April 1, the standard rate of USD $179 applies.

KubeSec Enterprise Summit is a full-day event that focuses on the challenges faced by larger organizations with demanding security and compliance requirements when deploying Kubernetes in production. Whether you are just now beginning to roll out your first production implementation of Kubernetes, or are an early adopter looking to learn from the experience of your peers, you are sure to get valuable insights from this educational event.

NEW – Afternoon sessions will breakout into Technical and Business streams.

For more information on the event, please visit our website.

How to register: Pre-registration is required. To register for KubeSec Enterprise Summit, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to kubesec@aquasec.com.



Open Data Autonomy Mini Summit hosted by OpenSDS

Open Data Autonomy Mini Summit hosted by OpenSDS

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 8:00 – 17:00 (Breakfast and Registration 8:00-9:00)
Location: Fira Gran Via
Registration Fees: USD $50

The Open Data Autonomy Mini Summit is an all-day event focusing on data & storage challenges and solutions in cloud native era. The OpenSDS community is working to build an open autonomous data platform integrating all disparate data services, such as data migration, replication, life cycle, protection etc along with AI/ML. The platform is self-governed and intelligent. OpenSDS is a Linux Foundation project and its members include IBM, Fujitsu, Huawei, Intel, Western Digital, Dell-EMC, Hitachi, LINBIT, Vodafone, KPN, NTT Communications, China Unicom, Yahoo! JAPAN, Toyota Infotech, GMO, IIJ, Click2Cloud, Oregon State University. It is a great opportunity to learn and collaborate to build solutions for cloud native challenges of data autonomy.

The event is organized with Hands-on Workshop (BYOD), Demos, Deep Dive Sessions and End User Sessions. It can provide an end to end experience and networking opportunity during welcome breakfast and evening reception dinner.

The day will have a mix of technical sessions, end user case studies, interactive workshops, demos and roadmap discussions.

Take back learning on data management challenges, solutions and how to collaborate. Great opportunity for networking.
Win interesting goodies and of course enjoy food and beverages through the day! Collaborate | Engage | Contribute

Detailed Agenda and Details here

How to register: Pre-registration is required. To register for Open Data Autonomy Mini Summit, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to info@opensds.io.



OpenShift Commons Gathering hosted by Red Hat

OpenShift Commons Gathering hosted by Red Hat

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 8:00 – 17:00
Location: Fira Gran Via
Registration Fees: USD $50

Join key stakeholders, customers, upstream project leads, and contributors that make up the Red Hat OpenShift ecosystem for a full day of talks, demos and case studies from stakeholders, customers, and contributors from across the OpenShift ecosystem.

The OpenShift Commons Gathering brings together experts from all over the world to discuss real-world implementations of container technologies, best practices for cloud native application developers and the upstream open source software projects that make up the OpenShift ecosystem.
Speakers come from the 475+ member organizations that now make up the OpenShift Commons ecosystem.

The Barcelona event will include case studies from Macquarie Bank, Six Group, MOD/Israel and other Commons members with production deployments of OpenShift, as well as talks by Kubernetes and other upstream project leads, deep dives into the current and future releases of OpenShift and Operator Framework by members of Red Hat’s OpenShift engineering and product management teams.

More speakers and panelists are being added, check out the full agenda here.

If you are interested in sponsoring the OpenShift Commons Gathering, please click here for more information.

How to register: Pre-registration is required. To register for OpenShift Commons Gathering, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to Alexa, ahollis@redhat.com.



Serverless Practitioners Summit hosted by CNCF

Serverless Practitioners Summit hosted by CNCF

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 9:00 – 17:00
Location: Fira Gran Via
Registration Fees: USD $100

The goal is to unite the serverless community and present end users with comprehensive strategies to understand serverless in a cloud native context. To do that, we plan to create a half day single-track serverless conference that follows our initial successful work in the CNCF serverless working group and surrounding projects. The second half of the day will be dedicated to breakouts based on specific serverless projects or broad topics.

How to register: Pre-registration is required. To register for Serverless Practitioners Summit, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to events@cncf.io.



Your Path to Production Ready Kubernetes hosted by Weaveworks

Your Path to Production Ready Kubernetes hosted by Weaveworks

Date: Monday 20 May
Time: 9:00 – 17:00
Location: Fira Congress Hotel
Registration Fees: USD $200

Using a combination of instructor-led demonstrations and hands-on exercises, the workshop will enable the attendee to go into detail on the following topics:

  • Developing and operating your Kubernetes microservices at scale
  • DevOps best practices and the movement towards a “GitOps” approach
  • Building with Kubernetes in production: caring for your apps, implementing CI/CD best practices, and utilizing the right metrics, monitoring tools, and automated alerts
  • Operating Kubernetes in production: Upgrading and managing Kubernetes, managing incident response, and adhering to security best practices for Kubernetes

Prerequisites:

  • Basic knowledge of Kubernetes is required. At a minimum practical experience experimenting with Kubernetes is required
  • You have deployed a few applications to a test cluster, and now want a path forward of how to use Kubernetes in production
  • Familiarity with the Unix command line
  • A complete cloud lab environment will be provided, so bring laptop with a modern browser

This workshop doesn’t cover:

  • Deep knowledge of the Prometheus Query Language. We’ll be working through practical examples, but won’t cover the rest of PromQL
  • Kubernetes Introduction and concepts. We won’t be going through an overview of Kubernetes, instead we focus on application in the real world.

Light breakfast, Lunch and refreshments will be provided.
Please note you must be registered to attend KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe 2019 in Barcelona in order to attend this workshop.

How to register: Pre-registration is required. To register for Your Path to Production Ready Kubernetes, add it on during your KubeCon + CloudNativeCon registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to Sonja@weave.works.


Community co-located event space at Fira Grand Via is sold out at this time. Groups looking to host a community co-located event offsite are able to cross-promote their event for $2,500 + registration processing fees which will include: your event listed on the conference website + added on the KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe registration form. Attendees can add your event to their conference registration. See page 8 of the prospectus for additional details.

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