Frequently asked questions

Find up-to-date details about Red Hat® Summit 2023.

About the event

Red Hat Summit is the premier open source event for IT professionals to learn, collaborate, and innovate on technologies from the datacenter and public cloud to the edge and beyond.

Customers, partners, and community members of all proficiencies will find topics that are relevant to their roles and leave with the insights and hands-on experience needed to pursue technology innovation. You can register or log in today to ensure your voice is included in the conversation about technology's future.

This year’s event will take place in person on May 23-25, 2023, in Boston, Massachusetts, at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.

Red Hat Summit will also feature related programs and activities at nearby venues, including the Omni Boston Hotel at the Seaport and Boston Westin Seaport District Hotel. Training courses, community events, and other pre-event programming will also be available on May 22, 2023.

Starting on May 25, 2023, select sessions and virtual offerings will be available on demand for a limited time.

In addition to having no present symptoms of COVID-19, Red Hat expects all attendees attending the event to be one or more of the following:

  • Fully vaccinated against COVID-19
  • Recently recovered from COVID-19
  • Have a negative COVID-19 test result within 24 hours prior to attending the event
Masks are encouraged but optional.

Information for attendees

You can register or log in to ensure you do not miss out on all the learning and networking that will take place in Boston. Be sure to check out our pricing and hotels details to explore the possibility of bringing your team with you and bolstering your conference pass with add-on options.

Yes, you can pre-register at no cost to watch keynotes and select onsite sessions that will be made available on demand after Red Hat Summit 2023.

Yes, you will be able to register for one of five Power Training courses in January 2023. These two-day, interactive courses provide accelerated training with expert instructors in key technology topics.

The cost to participate in these courses is US$1300 per person, or US$1000 if you're a Red Hat Certified Professional. Learn more about our training and labs offerings to identify which Power Training course and labs you would like to add to your conference pass.

Yes, on May 25 we will hold our Ecosystem Success Day, which is a no-cost offering for Red Hat partners that is included with a conference pass.

As an extension of Red Hat Summit, Ecosystem Success Day is designed to foster the exchange of ideas and insights surrounding the partner ecosystem. An agenda that details the announcements, access to Red Hat leaders, and networking opportunities available as part of Ecosystem Success Day will be shared when it is finalized.

If you are an active Red Hat partner, you can opt into Ecosystem Success Day as part of registering for Red Hat Summit.

You can sign up to receive email updates, follow Red Hat Summit on Twitter, and join social conversations about the event using the official #RHSummit hashtag.

Please email our team with any other questions.

Information for sponsors

You can download our prospectus to find all the details you need about sponsorship opportunities. Using the information about our sponsorship packages available in the prospectus, you can fill out our form to indicate your interest in becoming a sponsor for Red Hat Summit 2023.

Information for presenters

As of January 11, 2023, our deadline for accepting submissions has passed. Our team will email proposal decisions to all of our submitters in March 2023 as part of building out the agenda for Red Hat Summit. You can check your submission status if you have already shared a session proposal.

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