Red Hat Summit: Connect

October 26, 2023 | 8:30 AM - 6:45 PM ET | Toronto, ON


The future of open technology starts with you. Join our in-person event as we learn, share, and contribute to the open source conversation.

With technology constantly evolving, it’s on all of us to know what’s happening now and help shape what’s coming next. Discover how to build upon your existing IT systems at Red Hat® Summit: Connect in Toronto, ON. Whether you’re looking to engage with Red Hat thought leaders, technologies, and solutions or participate in sessions and demos, you’ll find options that fit your needs.

Note - If you wish to participate in any hands-on labs, please bring a laptop with the latest Chrome and/or Firefox browser. Check that any corporate firewalls allow to reach port 80 and 443 to any address on the internet. You may need to disable browser extensions that might interfere with our remote terminal software. The laptop must be able to connect to WIFI. Tablets and Cell Phones are NOT supported.


Time Session
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Breakfast
9:00 AM Welcome remarks
9:00 AM - 9:05 AM Keynote: Opening Remarks
9:05 AM - 9:15 AM Accelerating Innovation: Expanding the DevOps Mindset
9:15 AM - 9:25 AM Simplifying Complexity: Unleashing the New Powers of Ansible Automation
9:25 AM - 9:35 AM Scaling Infrastructure with Intelligence: From DataCenter to Cloud to Edge
9:35 AM - 9:45 AM Securing the Foundation: Unleashing the Power of Cloud and Secure Software Supply Chains
9:45 AM - 9:50 AM Keynote: Closing Remarks
9:50 AM - 10:05 AM Keynote: Transforming IT with AWS & Red Hat
10:05 AM - 10:35 AM Red Hat OpenShift Cloud Services
10:35 AM - 10:50 AM Intel Keynote: Leveraging advanced technologies with Red Hat to speed development and drive innovation
10:50 AM - 11:00 AM Break
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM Microsoft Keynote
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM Microsoft Demo
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM Advancements in Red Hat Data Science and Ansible Lightspeed
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM  Lunch
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Breakout 1: Hands-on Lab: "OpenShift Virtualization"

Breakout 2: VM Workload Options - Private and Hybrid Cloud Strategies; What's new in RHEL; Red Hat Service Interconnect

Breakout 3: Red Hat Developer Hub and Service Interconnect for Financial Services (this session is specific for Financial Services Institutions)

3:00 PM - 3:10 PM Break
3:10 PM - 4:40 PM

Breakout 1: Hands-on Lab: "Event-driven Ansible"

Breakout 2: Customer Success Stories

4:40 PM - 4:45 PM Wrap-up
4:45 PM - 6:45 PM Networking Mixer


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Event Logistics

October 26, 2023

8:30 AM - 6:45 PM (GMT-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Fairmont Royal York Hotel
100 Front St W
Toronto, Ontario M5J 1E3

Red Hat is committed to the health and safety of our customers, partners, and employees. All attendees will be expected to follow Red Hat and local guidelines regarding COVID-19. Please do not attend if you are feeling ill or have any symptoms of a viral infection. Please note that all protocols are subject to change.

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