- Introduction to Kubernetes and Google Kubernetes Engine
RSVP Required: https://events.withgoogle.com/introduction-to-kubernetes-and-google-kubernetes-engine/ Kubernetes, the open source container orchestration system, has been deemed the future of infrastructure. In this lecture, Dan will walk through: - What is Kubernetes trying to solve? - The basic terminology of Kubernetes and the different components comprising a Kubernetes cluster - Google’s Kubernetes Engine (Google Cloud’s Managed Kubernetes Solution) - Deploying a new Kubernetes Cluster and creating a live service (Live Demo!) Moreover, Dan will share some caveats and best practices learned from running Kubernetes in production for the past 3 years in his previous startup, Silverback.ai. Join us on April 2nd, 19:00 at Google Israel, Electra Tower, 98 Yigal Alon St., Tel-Aviv, 12rd floor. Agenda: 19:00 - 19:30 - Networking & food 19:30 - 21:00 - Introduction to Kubernetes and Google Kubernetes Engine 21:00 - 21:30 - Q&A About Dan Benjamin Dan is a Startup Architect at the Google Cloud for Startups program, an acceleration platform for startups using Google Cloud. At GC4S, he helps early stage entrepreneurs win on top of Google Cloud. That includes helping them build innovative architectures, scaling their solution, pivoting and finding product market fit. Prior to joining Google, Dan acquired over a decade of industry experience, where he led tech teams, built and maintained solutions which supported massive scale, sold solutions to enterprise customers of all sizes, designed products in various industries and raised funds from high profile investors. Dan most recently co-founded and served as CTO for silverback.ai, which has raised over $4M to date and is still successfully operating. Dan is an Alumnus of 8200, TechStars, Zell, The Junction and MassChallenge.
- How to Use Terraform to Catapult Your Infrastructure Forward
RSVP Required: https://events.withgoogle.com/how-to-use-terraform-to-catapult-your-infrastructure-forward/ Managing your cloud infrastructure can be difficult, when your architecture grows beyond one server and one service, how do you keep your infrastructure as neat and tidy as your code? In this session, Guy will introduce the audience to Terraform, an open source tool that helps you safely and predictably create, change and remove infrastructure and to collaborate, edit and version it just like another part of your codebase. Later, we will show examples using Terraform to set up our cloud infrastructure on GCP and how to connect it to other cloud services such as Cloudflare and New Relic all from a single interface. About Guy Mailar Software Architect at Tailor Brands, a VC backed branding platform startup that helps small businesses around the globe create logos, ads, social media marketing content that raised $20MM to date. Guy formerly worked with StreamElements and eRated as software engineer and interim CTO. Join us on March 18th at Google Israel, Electra Tower, 98 Yigal Alon St. Tel-Aviv, 12th floor
- Dive into the Google Cloud Machine Learning Spectrum
Register NOW: https://events.withgoogle.com/dive-into-the-machine-learning-spectrum/ Google Cloud for Startups are excited to host Zack Akil, Developer Advocate from London for a machine learning meetup. Join us on February 6th at Google Tel Aviv, 12th floor as we take a glance at what machine learning is capable of, along with demos of the tools and techniques to get started. Meet our speaker: Zack Akil is a developer advocate for Cloud Machine Learning at Google. When he’s not teaching machine learning at Google, he likes to teach machine learning at his hands-on data science meetup, Central London Data Science Project Nights. Although he works in the cloud, most of his hobby projects look at different ways you can embed machine learning into low-power devices like Raspberry Pis and Arduinos. He also likes to have a bit of banter with his mixed tag rugby teams. *The meetup will be conducted in English. Agenda: 18:30-19:00 - Networking & Munchies 19:00-20:00 - Dive into the Machine Learning spectrum 20:00-20:30 - Q&A
- Navigating your startup to an M&A - Founder & VC perspectives
Fireside Chat hosted by State of Mind Ventures And Google Cloud! Google Cloud For Startups & State of Mind Ventures are proud to invite you to an exclusive event for startup founders. At this event we will be hosting Issy Ben-Shaul, the founder and CEO of Velostrata, a cloud migration company, recently acquired by Google. Joining Issy, will be Yuval Baharav, the general partner of SOMV. Yuval and Issy, will hold an intimate fireside chat and discuss the different aspects startups need to keep in mind and actively pursue when navigating their company for an M&A event. Agenda: 18:00-18:30 - Networking & Munchies 18:30-19:30 - Navigating your startup to an M&A - Founder & VC perspectives - Fireside chat with Issy Ben-Shaul, Director of Engineering of Google Cloud with Yuval Baharav, General Partner of SOMV 19:30-20:00 - Q&A About SOMV: State of Mind Ventures is an early stage venture capital fund. We are a focused fund. We invest in the people that are building the technology infrastructure for tomorrow. We partner early, earlier than most funds, with innovative teams of over-achievers, and we are there with them, as they shape their vision, build their teams and take on the world. So we believe our role is simple. It is to find and empower the founders of the future. We are interested in: Super-Scale, Very Big-Data, Deep AI, Computer Vision, Semi-conductors, Computer Vision, Disruptive Cyber, IOT, Communications, Storage, Aerospace and just World Changing Ideas. About Google Cloud for Startups: The Google Cloud Startup Program is designed to help startups build and scale using Google Cloud products and services.
- The Journey to Google Cloud with Uri Cusnir - MyPermissions
Google Cloud for Startups are excited to host a cloud migration meetup with Uri Cusnir, VP R&D at MyPermissions. Register now at: https://events.withgoogle.com/mypermissions-google-cloud-for-startups/ Join us on Tuesday, December 11th as Uri walks us through MyPermissions journey of migrating to the Google Cloud Platform, the business and technical motives behind the decision and the associated costs. MyPermissions (MyPrivacy) was founded in 2012 with a mission to cover a variety of privacy settings for the non-tech users in this fast changing digital environment. Uri has worked in a variety of startups as CTO, CEO and Co-founder in the AdTech industry, where he focused on developing new techniques to help advertisers track and sell more of their products to potential customers. Today Uri is VP of R&D at MyPermissions Additionally we are offering eligible developers and startups who join the event access to $3,000 in Cloud and Firebase credits** Agenda: 18:00-18:30 - Networking & Pizza 18:30-18:45 - Introduction to Google Cloud Startup programs - Naama Yanko, Startup Business Development Manager 18:45-20:00 - Cloud Migration - Why, How, Pain & Things I’d do differently- Uri Cusnir, VP R&D at MyPermission **Cloud credits are available for eligible startups who have not previously received promotional Cloud credits and startups in early stages (up to Series A).
- Yah ML- Intro to Google Cloud Machine Learning
Google Cloud for startups is excited to host a meetup with Omer Mahmood, Google Cloud machine learning expert from London! Register NOW: https://events.withgoogle.com/all-about-ml-community-event/ In this session Omer will provide an in depth look at Google Cloud machine learning tools, capabilities and how your startup can benefit from it. You will also have the chance to get your specific questions answered by Omer. Agenda: 18:00-18:30 - Networking & Pizza 18:30-18:45 - Introduction to Google Cloud Startup programs, Naama Yanko - Startup Business Development Manager 18:45-20:00 - Introduction to Google Cloud Machine learning, Omer Mahmood - Sales Engineer, Google Cloud We are also offering eligible developers and startups who join the event access to $3,000 in Cloud and Firebase credits** The meetup will be conducted in English **Cloud credits are available for eligible startups who have not previously received promotional Cloud credits and startups in early stages (up to Series A).
- "Starting Up" with Google Cloud 101
The meetup with be conducted in Hebrew :) 18:00 - 18:30 - Mingling & Pizzas!!! 18:30 - 19:15 - Deploying a Startup - Google Cloud 101 - Demi Ben-Ari @ Panorays 19:15 - 20:00 - Start with Google Cloud - Naama Yanko @ Google Title: Deploying a Startup - Google Cloud 101 Abstract: All I wanted is to deploy and run my code, is that too much to request? Today, no one actually wants the hustle of working on infrastructure, we all just want to have running code and create value for our customers and users. In this talk we’ll describe how we can leverage the experience and strengths of Google Cloud Platform to easily develop and deploy our code, showing how Networking and Security is made easy with the cloud, what’s SQL and NoSQL and how the hell do it launch machines? showing all of the amazing tools that will make our lives really easy and make us a 100 times much more productive as developers. Step by step “guide” of how to start your startup company from scratch to create immediate value! Promise to share all of the stupid things too. Bio: Demi Ben-Ari, Co-Founder & VP R&D @ Panorays, Google Developers Expert. Software engineer, Entrepreneur and an International Tech Speaker. Has over 12 years of experience in building various systems both from the field of near real time applications and Big Data distributed systems. Co-Founder of the “Big Things” Big Data community and Google Developer Group Cloud. Big Data Expert, but interested in all kinds of technologies, from front-end to backend, whatever moves data around. Title: Start with Google Cloud Abstract: The Google cloud Startup team in Israel, help startups in their first steps in the cloud. The startup team offers a number of programs designed to help startups in various stages: from idea stage to scale. In this talk, Naama Yanko, VC & Startup Business Development Manager, how to make first steps with Google cloud and how to apply the various programs. Bio: Naama leads VC & Startup Business Development for Google Cloud Platform in Israel and Africa and her focus is developing strong startup ecosystem around Google Cloud Platform. Before joining Google, Naama worked at Magma Venture Partners, a leading Israeli VC as Deal Flow & Marketing Manager. Prior to that she served as the Head of Deal Flow and Business Development at Deloitte. Naama holds MBA & BA in Political Science and International Relations, both from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
- Google Cloud Security & Data Analytics
18:00 - 18:30 - Mingling 18:30 - 19:15 - Google Cloud Security - Matthew O’Connor @ Google 19:15 - 20:00 - Intro to Data Analytics on Google Cloud Platform - Jonathan Yarkoni @ Google https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/8LiCF4d374Y_jfhvyrKk8SuhKQkIoJNyAGBo-387ibNgqoJD4b_SB2BAlCz8-ob0N09DQAJf_VnTpHnABpf5f8n89nkewx_7plQEE_cMVhyCnlqlH2URCwImwhf9XIU0QMwG6G0f Title: Google Cloud Security Abstract: We’ll be talking about attractive subjects in the manner of security of Google Cloud Platform: Security as a first principle How Google does Security at Scale Case study: How did GCP deal with the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities Bio: Matthew O’Connor (https://www.linkedin.com/in/matthew-o-connor-12418/) is a Product Manager in the Cloud Office of the CTO based in Sunnyvale, CA. He specializes in Security, Compliance, Privacy, Policy, and large scale software services. Prior to joining the Office of the CTO, Matthew was responsible for Security and Compliance products on Google Cloud Platform. He established the key foundations for Cloud Compliance Program and many of the early Cloud Platform security products. Matthew also built products for Google Enterprise, having joined Google via the acquisition of Postini in 2007. Before Google, Matthew held product management and engineering roles building scaled services at Postini, Tellme Networks, AOL, Netscape, Inflow, and Hewlett-Packard. His career started as a US Air Force officer on the MILSTAR satellite program. Matthew has an executive MBA from the University of California and earned a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science Engineering from Santa Clara University. Title: Intro to Data Analytics on Google Cloud Platform Abstract: From collecting data to visualizing it, building great solutions requires you to know your tools. Getting value out of analytics is much more than just collecting different touchpoints. The important thing is what you can do with the data and how fast can you do it. In this session, we’ll cover everything from collecting and ingesting to analyzing and visualizing. By the end of this session, you’ll be familiar with the different data analytics products and how to best put them to use tomorrow. Bio: Jonathan Yarkoni is a Customer Engineer @Google Cloud. Previously he was an R&D Team Leader @Ironsource working on large scale products heavily relying on analytics. As a co-founder of two startups he has a passion for MVPs and data driven development.
- Zen in the Cloud: 12 principles of getting your data ready for ML
Valliappa (Lak) Lakshmanan, the author of "Data Science on the Google Cloud Platform (http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920057628.do)" by O'reilly, will be sharing the 12 Principles for data preparation for ML & AI, followed by a short Demo & Intro to Google's ML tools and solutions, and an open Q&A session about the above and TensorFlow. Bio: Valliappa Lakshmanan - Big Data and ML Professional Services at Google
- TensorFlow in the Wild
18:30 - 19:00 - Mingling 19:00 - 19:45 - TensorFlow in the Wild - Kaz Sato @ Google 19:45 - 20:15 - Q&A Title: TensorFlow in the Wild Abstract: TensorFlow (https://www.tensorflow.org/), the open source library for machine learning from Google, has been democratizing the world of machine intelligence since its launch in 2015. With TensorFlow (https://www.tensorflow.org/), combined with the scalability of Google’s Cloud Machine Learning Engine, now anyone can leverage deep learning technology cheaply and without much expertise. We will explore three examples of business that have adopted TensorFlow and Cloud ML to solve their real-world problems: a cucumber farmer in Japan who was able to build a deep learning-based cucumber sorter by himself, a used car auction service using TF for classifying car models and parts, and a global insurance company that has been able to increase prediction accuracy significantly on accident cases. Bio: Kaz Sato (https://www.linkedin.com/in/kazunori279/) is Staff Developer Advocate at Cloud Platform team, Google Inc. Focusing on Machine Learning and Data Analytics products, such as TensorFlow, Cloud ML and BigQuery. Invited to major events including Google Cloud Next '17 SF, Google I/O 2016 and 2017, Strata+Hadoop World London 2017, San Jose and NYC 2016, Hadoop Summit 2016, ODSC East 2016 and 2017. Kaz also has been leading and supporting developer communities for Google Cloud for over 8 years. He is also interested in hardwares and IoT, and has been hosting FPGA meetups since 2013.