OpenShift Commons Gathering
San Francisco, California - co-located with ODSC/West

Where users, partners, customers, contributors and upstream project leads come together to collaborate and work together on OpenShift.

This event is now over! All of the presenations were recorded and are available on our Youtube channel in this playlist.

Event Overview

The OpenShift Commons Gathering will be held in San Francisco, California, co-located with ODSC/West and features guest speakers from across the AI/ML ecosystem.

The OpenShift Commons Gatherings bring together experts from all over the world to discuss container technologies, best practices for cloud native application developers and the open source software projects that underpin the OpenShift/Kubernetes ecosystem. The Bay Area event will focus on enabling Machine Learning and AI workloads on OpenShift and will feature guest speakers from across the AI/ML ecosystem and Red Hat. Also co-located at the Commons Gathering, the Red Hat UX Research team hosting a hands-on OpenShift UX Design workshop. Space is limited to 20 existing OpenShift users. To request an invite

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San Francisco, California - co-located with ODSC/West
San Francisco Airport Marriott Waterfront


Monday October 28


Early Bird: 49 USD


The day will have a mix of keynotes, panels, ted-style talks, SIG break-out sessions, plenty of time to network over local craft beers and be continuously fueled by local baristas.

See session video recordings from previous gatherings »

8:00 am
Registration Opens

9:00 am
Welcome to the Commons: Collaboration in Action

9:20 am
Keynote: Baking AI Ethics into Your AI Infrastructure Today

9:50 am
Open Data Hub: Machine-Learning-As-A-Service Platform Deep Dive

10:20 am
Delivering On-Demand Analytics Environments for Data Scientists at Discover

10:45 am
Coffee Break

11:10 am
Deep Learning Workloads with NVIDIA GPUs on OpenShift

11:30 am
ML/AI and Operators Case Study: Databricks, Azure and Kubernetes

12:00 am
Panel: Building Kubernetes Operators for AI & ML Workloads - moderator: Sherard Griffin

12:45 am
Lightning Talks

1:00 pm
Networking Lunch

2:00 pm
OpenShift and Machine Learning at ExxonMobil

2:30 pm
Big Fast SQL with Presto on OpenShift

3:00 pm
Coffee break

3:30 pm

3:55 pm
Panel: The Future and Ethics of AI - moderator Erin Boyd (Red Hat)

4:40 pm
AMA Panel - Red Hat Project Leads, PMs, Data Scientists & Engineers - moderated by Julio Tapia (Red Hat)

5:10 pm
Road Ahead for AI/ML on OpenShift Wrap-Up

5:30 pm
Evening Reception and Networking Event

9:00 am - 12:00 noon
Hands-On OpenShift UX Design Workshop - Space Limited


October 28, 2019 | 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
San Francisco Airport Marriott Waterfront
1800 Old Bayshore Highway, Burlingame, California 94010 USA
San Francisco, California - co-located with ODSC/West