KCD Porto 2024

KCD Porto

Sep 27, 1:30 PM – Sep 28, 9:30 PM

In-person event

The Kubernetes and Cloud Native community will gather at the vibrant city of Porto, Portugal. Join us for a two-day technical event loaded with exciting talks, workshops and networking opportunities. KCD Porto is aimed at developers, platform people, and other IT professionals interested in cloud native technologies. This community event is supported by the CNCF, together with xgeeks.

Call for Proposals

About this event

Kubernetes Community Days (KCDs) are global, community-organized events that gather adopters and technologists from open source and cloud native communities, supported by the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF).

This is our first edition in Porto (and Portugal), and we’re excited to bring the community together. We want to provide a platform for professionals and experts from all levels and backgrounds to learn, network, and share their knowledge on all things cloud native.

What to expect?

🚀 4 different stages with talks from key-note speakers, leading experts and technical experts, while participating in interactive workshops and events.

🚀 A lot of different opportunities for networking with other linked-minded folks.

🚀 A great venue with a gorgeous view over the Douro River.

🚀 Tasty food, snacks and drinks throughout the entire event!

🚀 + 300 Diverse attendees & speakers including leading experts from Open Source, DevOps and Cloud Native communities.

🚀 Community Partners & Corporate Sponsors excited to share their best practices and exchange relevant insights.


Friday, September 27th

👉 Conference & Networking

👉 Let’s kick-off the event with a key-note speaker and networking* opportunities!

*Limited number of tickets for networking dinner with key-note speaker.

Saturday, September 28th

👉 Conference, Workshops & Networking

👉 The second day will be full of talks, expert sessions, workshops and networking moments across the entire venue.

👉 Check more of the agenda here

Call for Proposals

If you are an expert or newcomer in the cloud native computing world and would like to share your knowledge and experience with the community, we encourage you to submit a proposal. Our committee is looking for diverse topics and speakers, so don't hesitate to submit your ideas. We can't wait to see what the community offers, and we look forward to receiving your submissions.

Submit your proposal, here!


Join us in making KCD Porto a memorable and impactful event for all attendees. To explore sponsorship opportunities, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us today. Your support will help us create an unforgettable experience for the community while enhancing your brand's visibility and recognition. Contact us at sponsors@kdcportugal.com.



September 27 – 28, 2024
1:30 PM – 9:30 PM UTC



  • Fábio Sampaio


    Community & Communication Manager

  • Iris Dyrmishi


    Senior Observability Engineer

  • Rita Gouveia



  • Frederico Muñoz

    SAS Institute


  • Ricardo Castro


    Principal Engineer, SRE at FanDuel/Blip.pt


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