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ONUG Spring 2017 April 25 & 26 ONUG Fall 2017 October 17 & 18

ONUG Agenda

ONUG Spring will include keynotes and panels designed to provide a diversity of opinions on open infrastructure deployment from IT business leaders. IT architects and designers will take the stage to discuss their motivations for deploying open infrastructure solutions and the business benefits they are receiving from the technology. Industry leaders and early adopters share best practices to consider when contemplating the move to cloud-based software-defined infrastructure.

Below is a sample agenda and is subject to change. Please check back frequently for updates.

Agenda Key

RED – Indicates a Fireside Chat, open only to IT business leaders.

YELLOW – Indicates a Closed Door Session, closed to press, bloggers, vendors, and service providers. 

GREEN – Indicates an Open Door Session, open to everyone. 

ONUG Conference Day 2 – Tuesday, April 25
8:00-9:00 Breakfast and Technology Showcase
9:00-9:30 Keynote
9:30-10:00 Keynote
10:00-10:45 Keynote
10:45-11:15 Networking Break
11:15-11:45 Keynote
11:45-12:15 Keynote
12:15-1:15 Lunch and Networking Break
1:15-1:35 Luncheon Partnership Series Session 1
1:35-1:55 Luncheon Partnership Series Session 2
1:55-2:15 Luncheon Partnership Series Session 3
2:15-2:45 Networking Break
2:45-3:30 Open IT Framework Industry Initiative Panels
3:30-4:00 Networking Break
4:00-5:00 ONUG Great Debate
5:00-7:00 Cocktail Reception
ONUG Conference Day 1 – Wednesday, April 26
8:00-9:00 Breakfast and Technology Showcase
9:00-9:30 Working Group Panel
9:30-10:00 Keynote
10:00-10:45 Keynote
10:45-11:15 Networking Break
11:15-11:45 Working Group Panel
11:45-12:30 Lunch and Networking Break
12:30-12:50 Luncheon Partnership Series Session 1
12:50-1:10 Luncheon Partnership Series Session 2
1:10-1:30 Luncheon Partnership Series Session 3
1:30-2:00 Networking Break
2:00-2:45 Open IT Framework Industry Initiative Panels
2:45-3:15 Networking Break
3:30-4:00 Working Group Panels
4:00-5:00 ONUG Town Hall Meeting
5:00-7:00 ONUG Board Fireside Chats
ONUG After Party

Agenda is subject to change.

Attendance Policies

Fireside Chat Policy

ONUG Fireside Chats are open exclusively to IT business leaders from enterprise, education, and government agency sectors. Note that IT executives employed by high tech companies that sell equipment and software plus services are not allowed access to Fireside Chat sessions. IT executives employed by service providers are also excluded from Fireside Chat session access. In addition, financial and industry analysts, consultants, distributors, and integrators are not allowed access.
This policy will be strictly enforced without exception at ONUG. In addition, recording, blogging, tweeting, or posting by all Fireside Chat attendees is strictly prohibited. ONUG Fireside Chat sessions are color coded red in the ONUG Conference schedule.

Closed Door ONUG Conference Session Policy

Select ONUG Conference sessions are CLOSED to press, bloggers, vendors, and service providers. In addition, these sessions are not audio or video recorded. Summary tweets and social media posts are allowed without attribution to presenters or their affiliated firms; however, presentation photos are strictly prohibited and may not be posted to social media. Closed Door ONUG Conference sessions are color coded yellow in the ONUG Conference schedule.

Open Door Conference Session Policy

Select ONUG Conference sessions are OPEN to all attendees including press, analysts, vendors, service providers, and IT executives. These sessions are color coded green in the ONUG Conference schedule.