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KCD New York 2024

event date

22 May 2024


Cure, 345 Park Ave S New York City, New York, United States


On May 22, 2024, the Kubernetes and Cloud Native community will gather in New York City for a one-day technical conference with exciting talks and plenty of opportunities for growing and networking. What to expect:

  • KCD New York 2024 will be the first and largest CNCF event organized in New York City.
  • Over 250 developers, system engineers, and IT professionals will be attending this year’s event.
  • A diverse and vibrant community of local and international attendees and speakers
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Call for Speakers
Call opens at 9:00 AM

08 Jan 2024

Call closes at 11:59 PM

11 Feb 2024

Call closes in Eastern Standard Time (UTC-05:00) timezone.
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KCD New York is thrilled to extend an open invitation to potential speakers of all experience levels and diverse backgrounds. We're committed to creating a dynamic and inclusive event, and your unique perspectives are what make this possible. Whether you're a seasoned presenter or stepping onto the stage for the first time, we warmly encourage you to share your insights and stories with us.

Understanding that public speaking can be daunting, especially for newcomers, we're happy to provide mentorship and speaker coaching to help you confidently prepare and deliver your talk.

We aim to nurture a supportive and engaging atmosphere where every speaker feels empowered to grow and succeed.

Any talks related to Kubernetes and CNCF ecosystem are welcome.

The Call for Papers opens on January 8th and will conclude on January 31st. We welcome a variety of submission formats, from succinct lightning talks to more comprehensive 30-minute sessions. The final program for KCD New York will be unveiled in late March.

This is your chance to make an impact, share your knowledge, and contribute to the vibrant KCD community. Join us in making KCD New York an unforgettable and enriching experience for everyone involved!


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event fee

free for speakers