CloudCamp is an unconference where early adopters of Cloud Computing technologies exchange ideas. Come share your cloud experiences, challenges and solutions. At CloudCamp, attendees are encouraged to share thoughts in open discussions and short talks. End users, IT professionals and vendors are all encouraged to come!
Theme: Ready, Set, Cloud: what steps come first in cloud strategy"
Guarenteed to spark some discussions, the theme is how to prepare for the cloud, how to migrate to the cloud and just what cloud strategy is right for you. We will get differing takes on what exactly 'cloud ready' means, cloud strategy plans, and some real life cloud migration stories.
Register for free at : http://cloud-camp-chicago.eventbrite.com
5:30 pm Registration, Food, Drinks and Networking
6:00 pm Open Remarks, Introductions
6:30 pm Lightning Talks:
"Stories from the Microsoft Azure Platform" - Ed Mondek, Technical Specialist at Microsoft @EdMondek
"Smart Chicago and the Civic User Testing Group" - Daniel X. O’Neil, Executive Director at Smart Chicago Collaborative @SmartChicago@danxoneil
“Cloud Readiness” - Dominic Pedroza, Post Sales Engineer at Integrated Data Storage @dpvmtl
"How to Plan for Failure" - Gene Jannece, Enterprise Solutions Architect at Model Metrics Inc @modelmetricsInc
"Investing in the Cloud through Experimentation" - Alex Mattson, Senion Techical Architect at AHEAD @alexsmattson
7:15 Unpanel - "What Roles are Hot in 2013?"
8:00 Breakout Sessions
9:00 pm Wrap Up - Drinks anyone?
If you are interested in submitting a lightning talk, participating in the unpanel or sponsoring the event, please contact: [masked].
Register (free!) here: : http://cloud-camp-chicago.eventbrite.com