Red Hat Forum EMEA 2020

UK & Ireland track

Join us on 3 November for the UK & Ireland breakout sessions starting at 10:00 GMT.

Red Hat Forum Virtual Experience brings together open source experts to explore and discuss key trends, best practices, and the latest technologies in areas like big data, IoT, IT modernisation, cloud, and mobile.

Supporting the open source community is central to the Red Hat Forum Virtual Experience - no matter where you’re coming from in the world of open source, you’ll find someone that has been where you want to go and learned what you need to know.

Join us for a day of learning, sharing, inspiration and discovery - find out what’s next for you in open source.

Look forward to

  • detailed technological implementation sessions
  • conversations with industry experts
  • inspiring customer stories
  • online networking
  • live demos
  • and much more.


General sessions

08:30 - 08:50 GMT

Welcome & event opening

Martin Häring,

vice president marketing EMEA, Red Hat

08:50 - 09:20 GMT


Werner Knoblich,

senior vice president & general manager EMEA, Red Hat

09:20 - 09:55 GMT

Customer panel

Live demo

09:55 - 10:00 GMT

Breakout sessions overview

Martin Häring,

vice president marketing EMEA, Red Hat

UK & Ireland track

10:00 - 10:30 GMT

Country opening session

Martin Lentle,

Director UKI & Benelux, Red Hat

10:30 - 13:30 GMT

Track 1

10:30 - 11:00 GMT

Simplify your security operations centre with Ansible security automation

Faz Sadeghi,

Senior Specialist Solution Architect, Red Hat

11:00 - 11:30 GMT

There is no such thing as vanilla Kubernetes; OpenShift4 is the Enterprise answer

Ian Lawson,

Principal Domain Solution Architect

11:30 - 12:00 GMT

Java's not dead, it's awesome!

Phil Prosser,

Senior Specialist Solution Architect

12:00 - 12:30 GMT

Networking break

12:30 - 13:00 GMT

Unlock your Hybrid Cloud potential with OpenShift

Mustafa Musaji,

Senior Solution Architect

13:00 - 13:30 GMT

Keeping your ducks in a row with compliance as code

Matt York,

Senior Solution Architect, Red Hat

Track 2

10:30 - 11:00 GMT

Solving the problem that never happened

Anthony Kesterton,

Principle Solution Architect, Red Hat

11:00 - 11:30 GMT

How Deutsche Bank is using Red Hat Process Automation Manager to detect financial crime

Darren Witham,

Head of Engineering, Deutsche Bank

11:30 - 12:00 GMT

Roundtable Discussion: How businesses can promote an inclusive environment with Open Source principals

Shirley Hair,

Manager, Unix Engineering, Royal Bank of Scotland

Ally Kouao,

Junior Solution Architect, Red Hat

Katrina Novakovic (Moderator),

Chief of Staff, EMEA Presales & Services, Red Hat

12:00 - 12:30 GMT

Networking break

12:30 - 13:00 GMT

Irish Partner & Customer Presentation

13:00 - 13:30 GMT

Accelerating DevOps adoption in Defence and Security

Patrick Stephens,

Digital Platform Product Line Architect, Thales

Kevin Ryall,

Senior Consultant & Agile Lean Coach

13:30 - 14:00 GMT

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Thank you to our UK & Ireland Red Hat Forum 2019 sponsors

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