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Find up-to-date details about Red Hat® Summit 2021

About the event

Red Hat Summit is the premier open source technology event, bringing together thousands of IT professionals to innovate and focus on high-performing Linux, cloud, automation and management, container, and Kubernetes technologies.

Next year’s event will be a 3-part experience, with 2 free virtual components in April and June, and hands-on learning and face-to-face elements later in 2021. You can register for our virtual events at no cost. Check back here for more details on our in-person events, or sign up for updates and further announcements.

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.

We have decided to cancel the physical event at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center (BCEC) on April 13-15.

Please email our team with any other questions.

Information for attendees

Registration is open for our events in April and June. You can register now to attend these immersive virtual events featuring the latest insights, innovations, and perspectives in enterprise IT.

If you paid to attend the in-person Red Hat Summit 2020 event at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California, on April 27-29, and opted to roll over your pass to 2021, you received a refund. If you do not see a refund to the account you used to make the initial purchase, please contact our registration team. We appreciate your patience.

You can watch sessions and programming from Red Hat Summit 2020 Virtual Experience and Open House on demand by logging into our 2020 online portal. If you don’t have a login, you can register for access. On-demand content will be available until April 2021.

Information for sponsors

A list of current sponsors can be found on the sponsor listing page.

Sponsorship sales for this year's Red Hat Summit are now closed.

Sponsorship opportunities for next year's Red Hat Summit are not available at this time.

Information for presenters

Our submissions period is now closed, and all submitters and speakers have been notified. We want to thank all who chose to share their creative vision with us. Check back in August to learn how to submit a session proposal for Red Hat Summit 2022.