Believe the Hype—Hank Shocklee of Public Enemy

While the world is torn apart, creators build it back up with hard work and ideas, beauty and art, invention, reinvention and challenge. We don’t care about your rules or your trends, your ratings or your gossip, your disinformation or your hype. While history gets rewritten, we’re creating a new one. So says Hank Shocklee, […]

Brian Behlendorf Helped Code the Modern Internet… and He’s Not Done Yet

We’re happy to announce coder Brian Behlendorf as a keynote speaker for CloudFest 2019. Brian is probably most famous for developing the Apache HTTP server, but that only scratches the surface. Brian has served as CTO of the World Economic Forum, but did you know he was also one of the original technologists for the […]

Tatiana Tropina: Our Latest Keynote Speaker is a Cybersecurity Expert

Cybercriminals probably hate her, but those of us who want a safe and fair internet love her. Tatiana Tropina, a government-level cybersecurity researcher and consultant, is joining us as a keynote speaker. Governments and NGOs around the world seek out Tatiana’s expertise, and we’re excited to learn from her. Tatiana was the first Russian researcher […]

Take the CloudFest Attendee Survey and You Could Win a Free VIP Ticket

Hey, do you have 120 seconds to spare? We have this really quick Attendee Survey that will help us fine-tune CloudFest, and we promise it will take less than two minutes. To sweeten the deal, if you complete the survey you’ll be entered for a chance to win one of 10 VIP tickets for CloudFest […]

Ridiculously Charming Small-Town German Hotels

Wood panels, gabled roofs, those tiny winding streets… It’s like going back in time. Haven’t you always wanted to experience German village life? Yes, of course you have… and if you’re coming to CloudFest, you totally can—there are some surprising hotel options right near Europa-Park that help you experience the best of two worlds: the […]

Top Tips for Successful Speed Networking

Speed Networking—it’s more effective than speed-dating and also less awkward. You can make crucial business connections in a structured and friendly environment, face-to-face and one at a time, without too many distractions. It’s simple… but not always easy. After all, you’re meeting many new people, one after the other, for no more than a few […]