Veranstaltung

Red Hat Tech Exchange 2018 – Asia Pacific

  • 10. September 2018 bis 14. September 2018
  • Hsinchu, Taiwan
  • Sheraton Hsinchu Hotel

THE POWER OF OPEN

Share. Solve. Create.
 

We are pleased to announce the Red Hat Tech Exchange will be held at the Sheraton Hotel in Hshinchu, Taiwan, from September 10 to 14 2018.

The 2018 Tech Exchange APAC enables our technical business audience by showcasing the latest developments in enterprise technology. It’s a platform where Red Hat associates and partners can exchange technology knowledge, experience and skills to create transformative business solutions with technology at its core. The theme for this year is: “Share. Solve. Create.”

To share

knowledge and build upon each other's discoveries.

To solve

complex problems by bringing passionate people together to collaborate.

To create

communities where everyone is fully supported to use their voices and talents to contribute

At this year’s summit, we will share with our customers and partners our transformation strategy towards open hybrid cloud and how it can help transform our partners’ and customers’ businesses.

 

Conference Fees

Early Bird Special – Register by July 6th, 2018 for SAVINGS of US$200!

Fees (in USD) Conference fee Early Bird
(until 6 July 2018)
Red Hat Internal 1,288 1,088
Red Hat Partners 1,288 1,088
Red Hat Partners based in Taiwan (no hotel needed) 888 688

 

What's included

  • Deluxe Twin Share accommodation at Sheraton Hotel in Hshinchu, Taiwan for the nights of September 10th, 11th, 12th and 13th, 2018 (4 nights).
  • Breakfast for 2 people on the mornings of September 11th, 12th, 13th and 14th September, 2018.
  • Complimentary internet connection in the room.
  • Conference package for 4 days.
  • Inclusive of 2 tea breaks and 1 lunch per day on September 11th, 12th and 13th, 2018.
  • Amenities.
  • Airport transfers to and from hotel for arrivals on September 10th, 2018 and departures on September 14th, 2018 only.

Registration by invitation only
Please send your questions about the event to Tess at rhte@circusmax.com

Under Construction

Why attend?

The 2018 Tech Exchange APAC provides attendees with the opportunity to access the minds of developers and integrators who are currently working on cutting edge enterprise technology. The ideas discussed at the event will go on to shape the landscape of both Red Hat's technology and the larger enterprise software ecosystem.

Hear the latest insights on industry trends in enterprise open source and embark on a journey with us to leverage the power of open source technologies and practices to help our customers unlock their business potential.

This year’s transformation strategy focuses towards open hybrid cloud, specifically on 3 key technology pillars:

  • To share knowledge and build upon each other's discoveries.
  • To solve complex problems, by bringing passionate people together to collaborate.
  • To create communities where everyone is fully supported to use their voices and talents to contribute.​

 

Red Hat commits to transforming our partner and customer's business with technology, and technology with business. Red Hat Tech Exchange is the answer on how we embark on that journey with our customers and partners and the focus this year takes our transformation strategy towards open hybrid cloud, focusing on 3 key technology pillars:

  • Hybrid Cloud Infrastructure
  • Cloud-Native Application Platforms
  • Automation and Management

Technical Tracks

Hybrid cloud infrastructure

Infrastructure software across four footprints based on the foundation of Red Hat Enterprise Linux

  • OpenStack
  • RHV & Ceph
  • OpenShift (Infra)
  • CNS with Gluster

Cloud Native
App Platforms

Software to rapidly & efficiently develop, deploy, and integrate applications across hybrid cloud

  • OpenShift (app dev)
  • RHOAR
  • JBoss Middleware
  • Developer Tools

Automation
& Management

Software to simplify management and automation of the hybrid cloud

  • Ansible
  • Satellite
  • CloudForms
  • Insights

Sponsorship Packages

Platinum

USD 50,000

PRE-EVENT

  • Sponsor company logo and profile on the event website
  • Sponsor company’s logo included in the 2018 Tech Exchange APAC invitation and confirmation emails
  • Includes 4 passes (4 x single rooms for 4 nights from September 10th to 14th, 2018)
  • Sponsor company’s marketing brochures distributed on event-day registration

EVENT

  • Includes 1 x keynote slot addressing the entire audience
  • Includes 2 x speaker slots in technical breakouts
  • Sponsor company’s logo printed on Red Hat banners
  • Opportunity to bring and place your own banners in assigned areas

POST-EVENT

  • Access to event attendee list

Gold

USD 25,000

PRE-EVENT

  • Sponsor company’s logo showcased on the 2018 Tech Exchange APAC website
  • Sponsor company’s logo included in the 2018 Tech Exchange APAC invitation and confirmation emails
  • Includes 2 passes (2 x single rooms for 4 nights from September 10th to 14th, 2018)

EVENT

  • Includes 1 speaker slot in breakout sessions
  • Sponsor company’s logo printed on Red Hat banners
  • Sponsor company’s marketing brochures distributed on event-day registration

Silver

USD 12,500

PRE-EVENT

  • Sponsor company’s logo showcased on the 2018 Tech Exchange APAC website
  • Sponsor company’s logo included in the 2018 Tech Exchange APAC invitation and confirmation emails
  • Includes 2 passes (2 x single rooms for 4 nights from September 10th to 14th, 2018)

EVENT

  • Includes 1 speaker slot in breakout sessions
  • Sponsor company’s logo printed on Red Hat banners
  • Sponsor company’s marketing brochures distributed on event-day registration

Hotel Information

Sheraton Hsinchu Hotel is a 5-minute drive from Hsinchu Science Park, also known as the Silicon Valley of Taiwan. It is a 10-minute drive from Hsinchu High Speed Railway Station and the City of God Temple Night Market. Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE) is a 45-minute drive away.

Address: No.265, Dong Sec. 1, Guangming 6th Rd., Zhubei City, Hsinchu County 302, Taiwan
Phone: (886)(3) 620 6000
Website: https://www.sheraton-hsinchu.com
Guest Rooms: Deluxe Twin Share room

Transportation
Complimentary 2-way airport transfers have been arranged for you on September 10 2018 (arrival) and September 14 2018 (departure) to and from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE).

Please look out for our airport representatives holding the RHTE sign as you exit Immigration & Customs, and identify yourself to them.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. 1. Do I have to apply for a Visa?

    Part I: Countries eligible for Visa-exempt entry:
    The nationals of the following countries are eligible for the visa exemption program, which permits a duration of stay up to 90 days: Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Republic of Korea, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, U.K. , and Vatican City State.

    The nationals of the following countries are eligible for the visa exemption program, which permits a duration of stay up to 30 days: Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, USA.

    Requirements:

    1. a passport with validity of at least six months upon entry .
      Visa-exempt entry only applies to foreign visitors holding formal passports (i.e. ordinary, official/service and diplomatic passports), not including those holding emergency, temporary, other informal passports or travel documents.
    2. a confirmed return air/sea ticket or an air/sea ticket and a visa for the next destination, and a confirmed seat reservation for departure.
    3. non-criminal record and not prohibited by the local authorities to enter the R.O.C.

    Duration of stay:

    1. Max. 90 days. (Please check the entry stamp immediately after you get it from the immigration officer)
    2. The duration of stay starts from the next day of arrival and is not extendable. Foreign visitors must depart by the end of the said duration.
    3. Visa-exempt entry cannot be converted to other types of visas

    Part II: Countries that require visa / entry permit

    Citizens of Indonesia, Vietnam, Cambodia, India, Myanmar, and Laos are permitted a 30 day visa-free stay if holding a residency or valid visa (including electronic) for USA, Canada, Schengen States (Europe), UK, Japan, South Korea, New Zealand, or Australia. Old visas may also be used, as long as the visa has expired less than 10 years prior to the date of arrival in Taiwan. Work permits are not allowed.

    After completing application documents online, print out the ROC Travel Authorization Certificate and bring to Taiwan with passport.

    The certificate is valid for 90 days, with 30 days each stay, multiple entry. After 30 days, the user may leave Taiwan and re-enter with the same certificate for another 30 days. To extend the duration of the certificate, apply for another one more than 7 days before the expiration of the current certificate.

    Due to the political situation between Taiwan and the PRC, HK and Macau passports will not be stamped and visitors are required to apply for an Exit & Entry Permit. HK BNO passports are treated the same as HK SAR passports. For more info, please visit the Bureau of Consular Affairs website. 

    PRC, Hong Kong and Macau passports are allowed a 30 day entry after application of Exit & Entry Permit either at the airport after landing or in advance online.

    The ROC government recommends that HK/Macau/PRC residents that hold a secondary passport use that passport to enter Taiwan. Dual nationals with previous visits to Taiwan on the secondary passport will be denied entry on the HK/Macau/PRC passport.

    For more information on visa, pls access: https://visawebapp.boca.gov.tw

    Arrival Airport:
    Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE)

  2. 2. Where is the event being held?

    Sheraton Hsinchu Hotel
    Address: No.265, Dong Sec. 1, Guangming 6th Rd., Zhubei City, Hsinchu County 302, Taiwan
    Phone: (886)(3) 620 6000

  3. 3. Will airport transfers be provided?

    Airport transfers will only be provided on 10 Sept 2018 (arrival date) and 14 Sept 2018 (departure date).

  4. 4. What is covered in the delegate fee for accommodation?

    Accommodation will be provided at Sheraton Hsinchu Hotel for the following dates:

    • Room Nights from 10 to 14 September 2018 (4 nights only)
    • Hotel Check-in - 3:00 pm
    • Hotel Check-out - 12:00 noon

    If you prefer an early check-in, you may do so at your own expense.
    Room rates include daily breakfast for two person(s) per room and Internet connection (in the room).
    Do note that you will be responsible for all incidental expenses such as laundry, mini bar, etc.

  5. 5. Do I have to pay for my meals during the stay in the hotel?

    Meals will be provided during the conference days as follows:

    • Daily breakfast for per person on the mornings of 11, 12, 13 and 14 Sept 2018
    • Meeting package: 11, 12 and 13 Sept 2018 2 tea breaks and 1 lunch each day.
    • 14 September 2018: AM tea break
  6. 6. Am I allowed to change to a single room?

    You may request a single room but 50% of the room rate will be chargeable to your personal account.
    50% Rate: USD75.50nett per room per night
    Please email your request to Tessa at rhte@circusmax.com

  7. 7. Is there Internet in the room?

    Complimentary Internet connection is provided in the room. 

Reiseinformationen

Date: September 10, 2018, Monday

Location: Sheraton Hsinchu Hotel

Address: No.265, Dong Sec. 1, Guangming 6th Rd., Zhubei City, Hsinchu County 302, Taiwan

Phone: (886)(3) 620 6000

For logistics enquiries (rooms, transport etc) please contact: rhte@circusmax.com