Ivo Haagen

Ivo Haagen

Azure, AzureBeast,Cloud, Cegeka

Geel, Belgium


Ivo Haagen is the Azure addict and a passionate speaker/evangelist regarding Cloud technology and focusses on bringing companies and its customers towards the next level in the Microsoft Azure Cloud through showing the true power of Microsoft Azure and innovation by focusing on the additional business value and the true meaning of digital transformation. Focusing on infrastructure and application modernization, data, AI and IoT.

Area of Expertise

  • Information & Communications Technology
  • Business & Management


  • Azure
  • Cloud Computing on the Azure Platform
  • Cloud & Infrastructure
  • Cloud Automation
  • Cloud Architecture
  • Cloud & DevOps
  • Cloud Computig
  • adf azure data integration etl paas sql ssis
  • Azure (Public/Hybrid)
  • Azure Active Directory
  • Azure AD
  • Azure AD B2B
  • Azure AD B2C
  • Azure Advanced Information Protection
  • Azure Advanced Threat Protection
  • Azure AI
  • Azure Analysis Services
  • Azure Api Management
  • Azure App Configuration
  • Azure Apps and Infra
  • Azure Automation
  • Azure Arc

The power of hybrid

In this session we will cover the power of hybrid cloud and will clarify some misunderstandings related to the topic

How public Cloud shaped our IT landscape

In this session I will cover the impact of public Cloud on the IT landscape and how Hyperscalers can benefit from a broad ecosystem and partner network

The art of migration

In this session I will cover the know-how in migrating workloads towards Azure. In this journey we will identify business drivers and potential challenges a long the way together with some use cases.

Deploy scalable websites using Bicep

During this session I will explain how you can use Bicep to deploy scalable web workloads and how it will differ from using ARM or Terraform

Leveraging Azure as Telco provider

In this session I will explain how our company Proximus is leveraging Azure for offering services towards our customers. I will explain how we transform and what the future will be. Also I will cover the benefits and struggles we face on the way.

Cloud Automation and the Optimisation of SD-Networks

In a world of SDN, Cloud automation will be one of the most important things, this allows customers to easily manage and implement network configuration. Through this session I will show the audience the power of automation and the importance of using cloud automation in the management of networks. This all powered by the Microsoft Azure platform.

Don't worry about the money

In this session we will have an overview about cost management in Microsoft Azure. This session will give a dive into the cost management in Microsoft Azure. Tips and tricks for a transparent cost management will be covered.

Azure Safari: Tracking and Tackling Terraform Drift in the Wild

Ann insightful keynote presentation that delves into the challenges of managing Terraform drift in Azure, and learn practical strategies to track and mitigate it effectively. In this session, we will explore the concept of Terraform drift, its impact on cloud infrastructure, and the importance of proactive drift management in Azure.

The session will start with an introduction to Terraform drift, including its definition and why it poses challenges in managing cloud infrastructure. We will then dive into methods for tracking drift in Azure, followed by the exploration of mitigation and remediation strategies for tackling Terraform drift in Azure. This will include best practices for preventing drift, implementing automated deployment pipelines and CI/CD, utilizing change management processes and auditing mechanisms, disaster recovery and backup strategies, and employee training for proactive drift management.

The session will conclude with the key takeaways to tracking and tackling Terraform drift in Azure. Throughout the presentation, there will be visual demonstrations showcasing how these strategies and tools can be implemented in practice.

Cloud With Chris Sessionize Event

December 2023

Cloud Lunch and Learn Weekly Sessions 24 User group Sessionize Event

July 2022

Cloud Lunch and Learn Sessionize Event

July 2022

Azure Summit Sessionize Event

September 2021

Executive Summit: Rethinking the LAN in a 5G World

Join senior leaders from European telcos, in one of London’s most exclusive venues, to discuss the latest trends in managed network services and how this could be your next growth area.

February 2020 London, United Kingdom

Ivo Haagen

Azure, AzureBeast,Cloud, Cegeka

Geel, Belgium


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