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June 1, 2023Aarhus, DenmarkRadisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel Aarhus
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08:30 - 09:00

Registration & coffee


Welcome & Introduction of partners

Rune Stenbaek,

Country Manager, Red Hat Denmark

09:30 - 09:50

Intel Keynote: The Winning Partnership “Software Defined, Silicon Enhanced”

Spanning more than 25 years, together, Red Hat and Intel help customers to navigate digital transformation with solutions that provide more choice, flexibility, and innovation. Join us to hear how Red Hat and Intel provide innovative and more secure enterprise-level solutions that help you and your customers to gain a competitive advantage.

Stefan Englet,

Red Hat Partner Manager EMEA, Intel


Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) can help bring consistency to modern private, hybrid and public cloud based application landscapes  (Room A)

Technical session

Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) can help bring consistency to modern private, hybrid and public cloud based application landscapes. This session shows a demo and gives you the foundational insight to how RHEL can help you manage your environment in a consistent manner regardless of where your application is running, when moving to the public cloud.

Michael Bang,

Senior Solution Architect, Red Hat

Breaking-eggs-with-quarkus  (Room B)

Technical session

Fast startup and low memory usage is not just important for an efficient and economically production system. It is also a key ingredient in making Developers productive while writing the application. Come hear the recipe used to bring developer joy and how Quarkus flips around many of the assumptions there exist on how fast or slow(?) Java is.

Max Rydahl Andersen,

Quarkus co-lead & Distinguished Engineer, Red Hat

Recap of Boston Summit  (Room C)

Business session

Get the latest and greatest information from the biggest Open Source event this year, get a sneak peek of what’s coming, presented to you in a high summary of the most important trends and annocements within the Open Source community

Kim Borup,

Solution Architect, Red Hat Cloud Delivery Specialist, working with OpenShift, OpenStack, Ansible , Satellite 6, RHEL, Cloud , DevOps, CI/CD, Red Hat

10:40 - 11:00

Coffee & exhibition

11:00 - 11:50

Microsoft: Java sustainablity on Microsoft Azure  (Room A)

Partner session

Learn how modernizing Java systems and adopting Microsoft Azure can improve financial performance and sustainability goals. Our session covers economic and environmental impact, cost reduction, efficiency improvement, and sustainability target attainment. Prioritize sustainability efforts with Java modernization and Azure adoption, achieving environmental and social responsibility while improving your bottom line.

Christian Nygaard Christoffersen,

Application Innovation Lead, Financial Services, Microsoft

Kim Nielsen,

Nordic Alliance Manager, Red Hat

Red Hat in the cloud(s) - Automation  (Room B)

Technical session

This session gives you foundational insight to how Ansible can help you when moving to public cloud. Get a demo packed briefing on how Ansible and Ansible Automation Platform can help bring consistency to modern private, hybrid and public cloud based application landscapes.

Magnus Glantz,

Principal Solutions Architect, Red Hat

Paving the Golden Path for your developers with and an Internal Development Platform (IDP)  (Room C)

Technical session

Explore the concepts of Internal Development Platforms (IDP), Golden Path and Developer Portals in detail. We will discuss how IDP can help organizations achieve faster development cycles, reduce costs, and improve software quality. We will also look at Red Hat’s project Janus. Janus is a Red Hat sponsored community for building Internal Development Platforms and Plugins with

Henrik Løvborg ,

Tech Sales Manager and Senior Specialist Solution Architect, Red Hat

12:00 - 13:15

Lunch & exhibition

Lunch & Learn with Dynatrace  (Room B)


Observability with Dynatrace in Openshift

How Dynatrace AI detects problems automatically How Dynatrace can help you understand business impact and root cause analysis How to do observability with Kubernetes/Openshift, Azure, AWS and GCP

Ida Videcrantz,

Solutions Engineer

Lunch & Learn with ATEA  (Room C)


ATEA: Empower Your Developers and Reduce E-waste with RHEL Desktop

In this session, we will explore how to expand your developers' toolset while minimizing infrastructure costs. Additionally, we'll discuss how adopting Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) desktop can reduce e-waste by enabling device reuse.

Thomas Lind,

Consultant Atea open source

13:15 - 14:05

Take control: How banks are managing compliance with Red Hat OpenShift / JNData  (Room A)

Customer session

This session is about 1. How we used GitOps and infrastructure-as-code to create an immutable Openshift core infrastructure, 2. How we implemented Advanced Cluster Security, Compliance Operator, File Integrity monitoring and other key components to enable low-maintenance compliance, and 3. How to approach automation of cross-organizational reporting and the key task of empowering audit personnel.

Michael Bang,

Senior Solutions Architect, Red Hat

Lars Kromann ,

Webserver & Container service Service Architect, JN Data

Thomas Trautner Grandjean,

Senior Platform Engineer Webserver & Container Services, JN Data

Openshift on Google Cloud  (Room B)

Customer & Partner session

With Red Hat OpenShift 4 on Google Cloud, we now have a stable environment that we spend almost zero time maintaining.

Thomas Friis Formann,


Jacob Randlev Larsen & "Annand" (Shrutimitranand Chaturvedi),

Salling Group


Coffee & exhibition

ERFA Group/JN Data (closed session - only for JN Data and their customers)  (Room A)

80 minutes (14:05-15:25)

Container Service Community

14:35 - 15:25

Getting culture right is a main differentiating factor for successful transformations - but it is also a major risk if you don't  (Room B)

Business session

This session will be based on how transformation work in practice - with a focus on where the main pain points are hidden and what can be done to reduce risk and mobilize an organization for change.

Peer Rasmussen ,

EMEA Transformation Lead, Red Hat

Low code integration with Camel and Quarkus  (Room C)

Low code integration with Camel and Quarkus

Design your integration flows using Camel and JBang for a better developer experience, and make it easily production grade using Quarkus.

Claus Ibsen, Apache Camel lead & Senior Principal Software Engineer, Red Hat

15:30 - 15:45

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Date: June 1, 2023

Time: 08:00 - 18:00

Location: Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel Aarhus,
Margrethepladsen 1,
Aarhus, 8000,

* entrance from Thomas Jensens Allé 1

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