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ONUG Fall 2017 October 17 & 18

ONUG Agenda

ONUG Fall 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.

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 1 – Tuesday, October 17th
Time Session
8:00-8:30 Breakfast and Technology Showcase
8:30-9:00 The ONUG Journey

  • Nick Lippis, ONUG
9:00-9:05 Digital Transformation – Executive Interview Video
9:05-9:35 IT Leader Keynote
9:35-10:05 IT Leader Keynote
10:10-10:45 Networking Break
10:45-11:30 Investment Panel
11:30-12:00 IT Leader Keynote
12:00-1:00 Lunch and Networking Break
1:00-2:00 Luncheon Partnership Series
2:00-3:00 ONUG Great Debate
3:00-5:30 Interactive Time

  • Proof of Concept Presentations
  • Technology Showcase Demonstrations
  • Working Group Initiative Meetups
  • Fireside Chats
5:30-6:30 Cocktail Reception
7:00 Sponsor Customer Dinners

 

ONUG Conference Day 2 – Monday, October 18th
Time Session
8:00-9:00 Breakfast and Technology Showcase
9:00-9:50 Automation Container Orchestration & Infrastructure Implications in Hybrid Cloud Environments
9:50-10:10 Container Presentation
10:10-10:30 Container Presentation 
10:30-11:00 Networking Break
11:00-11:20 Container Presentation
11:20-11:40 Container Presentation
11:40-12:20 Automation Container Orchestration & Infrastructure Implications in Hybrid Cloud Environments: Lessons Learned & Community Discussion
12:20-1:20 Lunch and Networking Break
1:20-2:20 Luncheon Partnership Series
2:20-3:15 ONUG Town Hall Meeting
3:15-5:00 Interactive Time

  • Proof of Concept Presentations
  • Technology Showcase Demonstrations
  • Working Group Initiative Meetups
  • Fireside Chats
5:00-5:30 Closing Remarks 
5:30-7:00 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.