KCD Islamabad 2024

KCD Islamabad

May 3, 10:00 AM – 2:15 PM

Hybrid event

About this event

Kubernetes Community Day, Islamabad, 2024

On April 20th, the Kubernetes and cloud-native community will gather in Islamabad. Join us for a technical conference loaded with exciting talks and plenty of opportunities to exchange and network. KCD Islamabad is aimed at developers, operations people, and all other IT professionals with an interest in cloud-native technologies. The community event is supported by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation.

Support the Community and Become a Sponsor

KCD is a community-organized and not-for-profit event and would not be possible without our partners. Don’t miss the opportunity to be part of and support this community event. Find our sponsoring prospectus later here.

If you have questions about the sponsorship or would like to discuss it in more detail, please reach out to organizers-pakistan@kubernetescommunitydays.org.

Code of Conduct

The Kubernetes Community Days are dedicated to providing a harassment-free experience for participants at all of our events.

If you have any questions regarding the process, please contact organizers-pakistan@kubernetescommunitydays.org.


  • Viktor Farcic


    Developer Advocate

  • Qasim Sarfraz


    Software Engineer

  • Daniel Niasoff


    Qumulus Technologies

  • Babar Zahoor

    System Limted


  • Osama Tahir

    Eindhoven University of Technology

    Engineering Doctorate Trainee

  • Hamza Rashid

    Picnic Technologies

    Platform Engineer

  • Robina Mirbahar

    Google Cloud Champion Innovator

  • Muhammad Mustafa


    DevOps Engineer

  • Nitish Kumar



  • Sergio Méndez

    CNCF Ambassador

  • Paula Kennedy


    Founder & Chief Operating Officer

  • Yousuf Jawwad



  • Avin Indrasoma

    GitHub Campus Expert & Software Engineering Undergrad

  • Mike Ashley Cedric


    Software Developer

  • Sannan Ahmed

    at Huawei Cloud Pakistan

    Solutions Architect

  • Dr. Ashraf Masood



  • Shakeel Ahmed

    Utility Stores Corporation of Pakistan

    Head of IT

  • Saleem Rafik

    OpenWare Business Pvt. Ltd


  • Ghazi Salahudin

    Telenor Pakistan

    HOD Operations

  • Tariq Rasheed

    Systems Limited

    Teleco Growth Leader

  • Aftab Ahmed

    Khazana Cloud Business

    Vice President

  • Paula Paul

    OpenJS Foundation

    Board Member

  • Michael Cade

    Veeam Software

    Global Field CTO

  • Nancy Chauhan

    Local Stack

    Developer Advocate


Welcome + Opening Remarks - Bart Farrell & Cortney Nickerson
Keynote Talk: Platform as a Product: Are We Nearly There Yet - Paula Kennedy
Unleashing the Power of Serverless on Kubernetes with Knative, Crossplane, Dapr, KEDA, and Friends - Viktor Farcic
Are the days of on-premise servers over? - Daniel Niasoff
The Linear Deployment Experience - Yousuf Jawwad
Cloud Native Infra For Enterprises Businesses Need - Panel Talk
Introduction to Crossplane and Simplifying Cloud Native Infrastructure Management - Muhammad Mustafa
Open Source Ecosystem: Building Sustainable Solutions with Kubernetes - Robina Mirbahar
Debugging Kubernetes and Container Workloads with the Superpower of eBPF - Qasim Sarfaraz
Innovate, Scale, Thrive: Huawei's Cloud-Native Imperative - Sannan Ahmed
Our Experiences with Red Hat OpenShift in the Corporate World - Osama Tahir, Mike Ashley Cedric
Cloud Native for Humans - Sergio Méndez
The JSON way to secure your Infrastructure: Kyverno-JSON! - Nitish Kumar
Creating Continuous Deployment Pipelines for Kubernetes with GitHub Actions - Avin Indrasoma
Where Platform Engineering is Heading? KubeCon Paris Key Takeways - Hamza Rashid
Closing Remarks - Saim Safdar