About

Expo hall

Explore the ways that we work, talk with experts, hear from innovation award winners, share feedback, and ask questions throughout the many Red Hat and sponsor exhibits featured in the ecosystem expo hall.

Open hours:
Tuesday - 7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday - 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Thursday - 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Fully staffed hours:
Tuesday - 7:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday - 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Thursday - 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

The Red Hat Booth

The Red Hat Booth

LOCATION: Booth #649

Come by and meet Red Hatters ready to expand on the biggest announcements from Red Hat Summit. This is the place to discuss your business challenges, whether you’re trying to optimize your IT and grow your organization, integrate cloud apps or legacy software to speed innovation, answer demand with cloud infrastructure, build more modern applications, or manage and automate your IT to innovate faster. New this year is an “Ask Me Anything” space for all of your questions.

Customer Success Zone

Customer Success Zone

LOCATION: Booth #445

Red Hat is committed to the success of our customers, and we acknowledge one size does not fit all. Maximizing your technology investment starts at the Customer Success Zone to get connected to the people, services, tools, and processes that can help you succeed, no matter where you are in your journey with Red Hat. From adoption to consulting, training to certification, technical support to subscriptions, you’ll find the services and support to help you do more.

Feedback Zone

Feedback Zone

LOCATION: Booth #251

Feedback is inherent in Red Hat’s DNA, and in this dedicated space, we’ve shared the results of The Open Brand Project, an open initiative to update and simplify our corporate logo and brand system, and are looking for your feedback via user testing for Red Hat’s web properties or products.

Community Central

Community Central

LOCATION: Booth #134

Come see some of the main upstream communities that develop the technologies used in Red Hat products. While there’s a technical emphasis in this area, you can also learn how communities build and evolve features. Find out how you can contribute and experiment in the playground where technologies evolve. This space includes well-known communities such as Fedora, CentOS, RDO, Gluster, Ceph, oVirt, Kubernetes, OKD, and Ansible, as well as emerging communities such as Buildah, Podman, Skopeo, CRI-O, KubeVirt, and OperatorHub.io.

DevZone

DevZone

LOCATION: Booth #124

If you’re an application developer, put DevZone on your list of booths to visit. Here you can watch technical demos and ask questions from the general sessions. You’ll also find spaces dedicated to Red Hat CodeReady, Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform, Red Hat Middleware, and Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Learn how to build applications on top of Red Hat Enterprise Linux using Red Hat Developer toolkits, and get books signed by your favorite Red Hat developers.

Open Source Stories

Open Source Stories

LOCATION: Booth #110

Come celebrate how community, meritocracy, and the free exchange of ideas can unlock potential across disciplines. Open Source Stories is Red Hat's multimedia brand journalism portfolio that celebrates the impact of open source on everyday lives. Come to this space and work with a food computer, build your own circuitry card, learn more about our latest film premiere, and meet the next generation of open source.

Culture of Collaboration

Culture of Collaboration

LOCATION: Booth #200

People are at the center of everything Red Hat does. In the Culture of Collaboration space, you'll explore how an open, collaborative approach to tackling problems can change the way your team—even your entire organization—operates. Every day, speakers will deliver lightning-style mini-sessions, exploring the impact open principles are having on different industries and pursuits. And don't forget to ask members of the Open Organization Ambassadors for advice on building more transparent, agile, and engaged teams.

Partner Success Lounge

Partner Success Lounge

LOCATION: Booth #950

Stop by the Partner Success Lounge to learn about becoming a partner or to discuss ways to expand your current work within Red Hat’s trusted partner ecosystem. If you’re already a Red Hat partner, be sure to check out a Partner’s Guide to Red Hat Summit and make a stop at this exhibit.

Innovators on the Line

Innovators on the Line

LOCATION: Booth #1000

You’ve heard a lot about our 2019 Red Hat Innovation Award winners at Summit. But now you can hear directly from them, up close and personal. Step inside our interactive installation, pick up the phone, and listen to the lessons learned while building their ambitious projects. Stay on the line and learn how to make your next big idea a reality.

Activations and activities

Activations and activities

  • 3D printed keychain - #821
  • Open hybrid cloud lounge
  • 180° photo GIF experience
  • Infinity mirror - #419
  • Collaborative sticker wall - #200
  • 100+ sponsor booths
  • Lawn games
  • To-go food
  • Charging stations
  • Additional lounges