Frequently asked questions

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. Information on our in-person events, registration, costs, and further details are coming soon. Read our announcement, and check back here for more details as the event approaches.

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 for Red Hat Summit 2021 is not yet open. Sign up for our emails to get the latest updates regarding registration delivered directly to your inbox.

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 will be refunded in the coming weeks. 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

Our full list of sponsorship opportunities is available now. For questions or more details, please contact our sponsorship team.

Information for presenters

We are currently accepting submissions for presenters during the June portion of Red Hat Summit 2021. We invite a variety of submissions from dynamic backgrounds and perspectives to help tell authentic stories from the open source community. You can use our submission portal to submit your idea, view requirements, find important dates, and more.