Control Plane Day with Crossplane, presented by Upbound

Sep 19, 2023, 3:00 – 5:00 PM

Virtual event

About this event

This event has concluded. The recordings are live on YouTube. 🎉

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Kubernetes Control Plane Liftoff 🛫

Crossplane is the cloud native control plane framework. With more than 9,000 people in the Slack community and 7,000+ GitHub stars, it has become a thriving open source community of technologists. Join the community for a live online event featuring technical talks and networking with peers and project maintainers building platforms powered by Crossplane. At its five-year mark, get an update on what's happening with the project, understand new strategies for building with Crossplane, and gain the know-how to take your cloud control plane expertise to the next level.

Speakers

We’re excited to feature Kelsey Hightower, Rachel Stephens of RedMonk, Viktor Farcic of Upbound, Bassam Tabbara of Upbound, Christina Andonov of AWS, Tobias Brunner of VSHN, Marco Massenzio of Cruise, and more! Check out our full lineup of speakers (subject to change).

Who should attend?

The event is single-track, hosted online, and free to attend. Any level of experience with Crossplane is encouraged to join us! You see a range of talks from broader cloud-native industry perspectives to deeper, intermediate levels of technical experience with the project. 

Engage with the community

Once registered, join the dedicated Crossplane Slack channel for updates and to submit questions for the Crossplane maintainers and experts panel.


Speakers

  • Viktor Farcic

    Upbound

    Developer Advocate

  • Bassam Tabbara

    Upbound

    founder and CEO

  • Kelsey Hightower

    Software Engineer and Developer Advocate

  • Rachel Stephens

    RedMonk

    Senior Industry Analyst

  • Marco Massenzio

    Cruise

    Principal Engineer

  • Jared Watts

    Upbound

    founding engineer, Crossplane co-creator/maintainer

  • Christina Andonov

    AWS

    Senior Specialist Solutions Architect

  • Bob Haddleton

    Nokia

    Director of R&D Innovation, Advanced Technology Studio, CNS Core Networks, and Crossplane community maintainer

  • Pete Lumbis

    Upbound

    Principal Documentation Engineer

  • Tobias Brunner

    VSHN - The DevOps Company

    CTO and Product Manager

  • Ezgi Demirel

    Upbound

    Senior Distributed Systems Engineer

  • Nic Cope

    Upbound

    Principal Architect

When

When

Tuesday, September 19, 2023
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM UTC

Agenda

Opening Remarks
State of Crossplane
Fireside Chat: Declarative configuration: Past, present, and future
Self-Driving Cloud Infrastructure with Crossplane
Getting Started with Troubleshooting and Observability in Crossplane
Composition Functions in Production
Q&A with the maintainers.
Wrap up

Organizers

  • Kelly Tenn

    Upbound

    Organizer

  • Jared Watts

    Upbound

    Crossplane Maintainer

  • Stefanie Wills

    Organizer

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