Why attend Red Hat Summit?

Find clarity in the complexity as you experience community, new ideas, and Red Hat solutions.

Why you should attend

Connect in person to find solutions for your challenges, and to drive outcomes for your organization.

Who comes to Red Hat Summit and AnsibleFest?

Red Hat Summit and AnsibleFest 2024 offer the possibility for a wide selection of people and teams to connect, including:

  • Engineers, developers, system administrators, architects, multiskilled technical professionals, and those with all skill sets across technology organizations.
  • Executives, vice presidents, directors, managers, and thought leaders. 
  • Red Hat partners and customers from across industries and companies.
  • Open source communities, community members, and contributors.

What will I gain from attending?

By attending Red Hat Summit you can:

  • Enhance technical skills through hands-on labs, solution walkthroughs, and connecting with experts.
  • Expand your professional network.
  • Discover what’s next for Red Hat and the open source community.
  • Learn about product efficiencies, new features, and how to get the most out of Red Hat subscriptions.
  • Hear from your peers about challenges, successes, and lessons learned.

View our session catalog for more details.

How did last year’s attendees rate Red Hat Summit?

  • Sessions and labs received a rating of 4.55 out of 5 for being engaging, informative, and valuable.
  • Event speakers were highly recommended, with a rating of 4.5 out of 5.
  • Many attendees are looking forward to returning, giving a 4.2 out of 5 rating for prioritizing Red Hat Summit 2024.

*Results are averages from all Red Hat Summit 2023 in-person attendee survey respondents


Bring your team to unlock its potential

Maximize your team’s time

With more than 250 sessions and hands-on labs,  you can take control of your experience. Coordinate session attendance with your team and share what you’ve learned throughout the event.

Strengthen team bonds

Harness the power of your team by building memories with your colleagues at social events, including the welcome reception and Red Hat Summit party, while connecting with the larger IT community.

Support company-wide collaboration

Discover new services and workflows that streamline and scale production and integrate with the tools you already use.

Save money together

Take advantage of discounted pricing for groups of 3 or more who register together. Groups can save $1,000 or more on the price of a regular full conference pass, depending on the size of the registered group.

Seek new experiences and connections in Denver

Explore the expo hall

Visit our Red Hat booths, check out Partner Connect and other partner activities, and participate in lightning talks.

Discover AnsibleFest

Get access to all AnsibleFest has to offer alongside other relevant topics, all under one roof.

Join the community

Connect with communities that collaborate on key components of Red Hat solutions including OpenShift, Ansible, and Linux.

Network with peers

Find the right group for your job role and interests, or venture beyond and explore connections in new industries.

Buy cool stuff

Refresh your stock of Red Hat gear at the Cool Stuff Store on site.

Visit Denver

Soak up Denver while grabbing a bite to eat, enjoying the local coffee, and checking out the nearby attractions.

Benefits of attending Red Hat Summit

Icon-Red_Hat-Media_and_documents-Quotemark_Open-B-Red-RGB I got to meet people who are developing the product and shoot ideas with them, which was fantastic.

Red Hat Summit 2023 attendee

Icon-Red_Hat-Media_and_documents-Quotemark_Open-B-Red-RGB I was really impressed with how Red Hat is always evolving and using the latest open source technology to their advantage.

Red Hat Summit 2023 attendee

Icon-Red_Hat-Media_and_documents-Quotemark_Open-B-Red-RGB This event was very beneficial in providing more knowledge of Red Hat and the use of it within our company.

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