Silicon Valley 2017

Event was in June 2017 | Santa Clara, California, USA

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Tuesday, June 13 – Highlights

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Developer Certification Exam

Tuesday, June 13 – Wednesday, June 14
*Exam registration closes Friday, June 9.

Cloud Foundry Certified Developer (CFCD) is a professional cloud-native developer certification. It’s the best way for developers to demonstrate cloud skills and expertise, and helps developers set themselves apart in a competitive job market. Take your exam onsite and get a $150 off your event fee! Choose option “Attendee Registration & Cloud Foundry Certified Developer Program” during registration to receive the discount. Learn more about the Cloud Foundry Certified Developer program.

The exam will be offered on Tuesday – Wednesday, June 13 – 14. There will be 1 exam session per day, 9:00am – 1:00pm.  You are only required to attend one session.  Information for scheduling your exam sessions will be emailed prior to the event.[/session_tracks_module][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Training” tab_id=”Training”][session_tracks_module top_padding=”-1″ bottom_padding=”-1″]


Tuesday, June 13, 2017, 9:00AM – 3:00PM
*Training can be added on during registration for an additional cost.

Join us for hands-on training workshops to learn about deploying and managing applications on Cloud Foundry. You will get an overview of Cloud Foundry and how it works, including specifics relating to services, buildpacks, and architecture. Perhaps most importantly, you will learn how to effectively work with Cloud Foundry at your organization.

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Community Day

Tuesday, June 13, 9:00AM – 3:00PM
*Registration for Community Day is currently full.

The Community Day at Cloud Foundry Summit will bring together Cloud Foundry users across many different industries to share ideas, best practices, and lessons learned. The event will be will be kicked off by Abby Kearns, the Executive Director of the Cloud Foundry Foundation, and will be organized as a unconference, allowing attendees to chose key topics they would like to see discussed and offer space around those topics.

9:00am – Welcome and Event Kick-off by Abby Kearns
9:30am – Topic Voting and Announcement
10:00am – Breakout Sessions
1:00pm – Results and Collboration
2:00pm – Closing Remarks[/session_tracks_module][/vc_tta_section][vc_tta_section title=”Hackathon” tab_id=”Hackathon”][session_tracks_module top_padding=”-1″ bottom_padding=”-1″]


Tuesday, June 13, 9:00AM – 3:00PM & Wednesday, June 14, 3:25PM – 4:25PM
*Registration for the Hackathon is currently full.
Sponsored by VMware

Come join an enthusiastic bunch of Cloud Foundry developers in this first annual Summit Hackathon!  Bring your ideas and energy as we build interesting prototypes to extend CF functionality where it has never gone before.  Come with a team or come on your own and find a team during the event. Top three teams get awesome prizes and first place winners will be invited on stage during the Thursday morning keynotes to receive their awards.  This is a free event.  Pre-registration (add it to your Summit registration) required.

Topics: Any project that extends and enhances CF in an interesting way.  This could include: new CLI plugins, new buildpacks, additional multi-cloud capabilities via BOSH CPIs, innovative services or marketplace capabilities, reusing a Cloud Foundry component in a unique way, etc.  The overall goal here is to build on Cloud Foundry itself, not to build applications that run on Cloud Foundry.

Rules: Maximum of 4 individuals per team, and 80% of code should be written during the event.

Schedule: The hackathon will start with a full day moderated session on Tuesday, ending before Summit keynotes begin.  Teams are encouraged to continue to work on their own until project presentations on Wednesday at 3pm.

Tuesday, June 13th:
9am Introductions, coffee and breakfast
9:30am Brainstorm projects and find teams
10:30am Break into teams and start working
12:00pm Lunch
3:00pm  Wrap up day one and adjourn to opening keynote

Wednesday June 14th:
3:25-4:35pm Meet with judges for 5 minute project demos.
10:00pm Finalists will be notified by email

Thursday June 15th: Finalists should attend the Thursday morning keynote, where winners receive their prizes and winning team takes the stage.

Dr. Max, IBM Cloud Labs
Merlin Glynn, VMware
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Sponsor Booth Crawl & Welcome Reception

Tuesday, June 13, 5:20PM – 7:30PM
The Foundry, Halls A & B
Sponsored by Dell EMC & Intel

All attendees are welcome to join us for an evening of drinks, appetizers, networking and fun! This is a great setting to converse, collaborate and check out sponsor products and technologies.[/session_tracks_module][/vc_tta_section][/vc_tta_tabs][/vc_column][/vc_row]