Geek Wire Cloud Tech Summit

June 7th, 2017.

The inaugural GeekWire Cloud Tech Summit, presented by Salesforce and taking place June 7, 2017 at Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue, will showcase the cutting-edge trends and ideas that are transforming business.

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Attendees will learn the latest developments in containers, serverless, machine learning, microservices and DevOps from some of the top minds in technology.  Featured speakers include Scott Guthrie of Microsoft Azure; Abby Kearns of Cloud Foundry; Avi Cavale of Shippable; Docker COO Scott Johnston; and Heptio co-founder Joe Beda, the co-creator of Kubernetes.

Technical sessions will include:

  • The Operations Dividend: How the new world of Cloud Native redefines how IT operations and development teams relate in order to bring the benefits of Google-like infrastructure to the realities of main street enterprise.Heptio CTO Joe Beda, co-creator of Kubernetes
  • The Operating System for AI: How Microservices and Serverless Computing Enable the Next Generation of Machine Intelligence. —Algorithmia CEO Diego Oppenheimer
  • DevOps: Getting Beyond the Happy Talk: Learn how a common software delivery platform is critical to streamline and scale DevOps adoption across the organization and how to automate across four critical dimensions: infrastructure provisioning, builds, validation, and deployments.Shippable CEO Avi Cavale
  • Distributed Caching in a World of Microservices, Docker and Kubernetes: Details for scalable and efficient distributed caching, cache invalidation and cache management strategies in an environment with services built and deployed to Kubernetes clusters.— Distelli CEO Rahul Singh, formerly of AWS
  • DevOps: A History: In the midst of buzzwords like DevOps, containers, continuous delivery, IaaS, and, even, cloud, it can be easy to forget the problems these concept were created to solve. Learn what brought DevOps to where it is now, and it’s potential for the future.Nell Shamrell-Harrington, senior software development engineer at Chef
  • DevOps and Machine Learning: How do you test and deploy real-time machine learning services given the challenge that machine learning algorithms produce nondeterministic behaviors even for the same input.—Jasjeet Thind, VP of Data Science & Engineering, Data Science and Economics at Zillow

Cloud technology is one of the most dynamic, rapidly growing and important areas of the tech industry, and GeekWire has a front-row seat for the revolution. Hear from industry leaders, and make connections with engineers, developers, CIOs, CTOs and others in this fast-moving and dynamic corner of the tech world.


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Women in Tech Meeting

Wednesday, June 7th from 12:00-1:00pm
TAG Offices, 103 E. Holly St., Suite 214

Join us for our next Women in Tech meeting on Wednesday, June 7th. The meeting will be held at the TAG offices at 103 E. Holly Street, Suite 214.  Bring a lunch and join us from 12pm-1pm. Come meet other women working in technology as we discuss the month’s topic. Every month we discuss a new topic about the different issues effecting women in tech.

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