KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe


Why Sponsor

Join our community at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe in Valencia, Spain from May 16 – 20, 2022. Engage, network, and collaborate with peers and like-minded people in the cloud native community. Sponsoring this event allows you to gain valuable mindshare of a targeted audience while engaging with 5,000 developers, architects, and technical leaders onsite as well as 10,000+ participants virtually. Together we will shape the future of the rapidly evolving cloud native ecosystem.

  • Engage with the industry’s top developers, end users, and vendors – including the world’s largest public cloud and enterprise software companies as well as hundreds of innovative startups.
  • Inform and educate the cloud native community about your organization’s products, services, open source strategies, and cloud native direction.
  • Take advantage of a professionally-organized conference run by a neutral nonprofit where content is curated by the community.
  • Meet with developers and operations experts ranging from startup CTOs to corporate developers to senior technology executives from all over the world.
  • Associate your brand with one of the fastest-growing technology communities.
  • Support and engage with the ecosystem and the community that is the engine driving some of the highest velocity open source projects in the industry.
  • Join CNCF’s hosted projects – containerd, CoreDNS, Envoy, etcd, Fluentd, Harbor, Helm, Jaeger, Kubernetes, Linkerd, Open Policy Agent, Prometheus, Rook, TiKV, TUF, Vitess, Argo, Buildpacks, CloudEvents, CNI, Contour, Cortex, CRI-O, Crossplane, Dapr, Dragonfly, Emissary Ingress, Falco, Flagger, Flux, gRPC, KEDA, KubeEdge, Longhorn, NATS, Notary, Open Telemetry, Operator Framework, SPIFFE, SPIRE, and Thanos – and help bring cloud native project communities together.
  • Give back to the open source community. CNCF reinvests profits from our events to directly support CNCF’s hosted projects.

Sponsorship Benefits

Download the full prospectus to learn more about our KubeCon + CloudNativeCon sponsorship packages and marketing promotional opportunities.

Additional Opportunities

Enhance your presence at KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe 2022 with marketing promotional opportunities such as:

  • Activation Zones
  • Coffee and Juice Bars
  • Diversity scholarships and diversity-focused events
  • All Attendee Party
  • Conference Wi-Fi
  • Session Recording
  • Private Meeting Rooms
  • And many more!

MPO Sales Deadline: March 4, 2022

Diamond Sponsorship Lottery

Diamond sponsors for KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe are selected by random lottery drawing. Only six (6) diamond sponsorships are available. If you would like to enter the lottery for one of the six (6) diamond sponsorships, request your contract by emailing sponsor@cncf.io. Signed contracts to be entered into the second drawing must be received by Thursday, January 27, 2022, 11:59 PM Pacific time. The drawing will take place on Friday, January 28, 2022.

CNCF platinum members have priority in the lottery, followed by CNCF gold members, other members, and then non-members. Your contract will automatically revert to a standard platinum level sponsorship if your organization is not selected in the diamond lottery.

Request a Contract

Please email us at sponsor@cncf.io and request your contract today!

Signed contracts for all sponsorship levels except the diamond level and MPOs must be received by February 25, 2022. However, we encourage you to secure your spot today as space is limited and booth locations will be assigned on a first come first serve basis.

In 2022, CNCF is holding KubeCon + CloudNativeCon events in Europe and North America. We offer the following discounts:

  • 3% discount for CNCF members sponsoring one (1) KubeCon + CloudNativeCon event, 
  • 3% discount for non-members sponsoring two (2) or more KubeCon + CloudNativeCon events,
  • 5% discount for CNCF members sponsoring two (2) KubeCon + CloudNativeConevents. 

    Visit our CNCF Event Page to view all of our upcoming events.