2020 Portland VMUG Virtual UserCon

Portland VMUG Virtual UserCon

 Thursday, December 10, 2020 | 9:00AM - 3:00PM (PT)

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Portland VMUG Virtual UserCon

In just one day, you can virtually explore the newest VMware content and get connected with hundreds of IT professionals in the Portland area. 

At the Portland VMUG Virtual UserCon, you will be surrounded by people who can not only make an impact on your day-to-day projects, but also on your future career. VMUG UserCons are created by VMware users for VMware users, and are FREE day-long events geared to empower you through education, training, and collaboration.

This year, we’re going virtual! From anywhere in the world, you will be able to virtually:

  • Connect with hundreds of VMware users in your area
  • Attend educational sessions on the latest industry trends and topics
  • Get an inside look at exciting VMware and partner products and services
  • Experience product demonstrations firsthand
  • Mingle with industry experts
  • And more!

This FREE, one-day virtual conference is brought to you by the Portland VMUG community. Countless VMware resources will soon be at your fingertips – be ready to log on and elevate your career!

Event Information

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Registration

Registration is now open! Register here today.
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Keynote Speakers

Duncan Epping

Keynote Speaker: Duncan Epping


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Duncan Epping is a Chief Technologist working for VMware in the Office of CTO of the Storage and Availability business unit. In that role, he serves as a trusted adviser to VMware’s customers primarily in. Main responsibilities are ensuring VMware’s future innovations align with essential customer needs, translating customer problems to opportunities and function as the global lead evangelist for Storage and Availability. Duncan specializes in Software Defined Storage, hyper-converged infrastructures and BC/DR solutions. Duncan is the founder of Yellow-Bricks.com and author of various books including the vSphere Clustering Deep Dive series and Essential Virtual SAN.

Afternoon Keynote Speaker: Ken Rutkowski

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Ken is a well-known Business Talk Radio personality, an innovative strategist, business futurist, and is considered one of the premiere experts in emerging business technologies, New Media, the Digital Economy and Connection.    

As a consultant, a board member, and through business partnerships, Ken has made his work connecting with entrepreneurs, governments, and founders all over the world for the past 20+ years.  His specialty in the business landscape is uncovering and revealing new trends and technologies, then collaborating and mapping out how to implement them.  

He created and hosted the first-ever podcast on Mark Cuban’s first-ever radio platform on the internet in the 90’s.  Recently, as the creator and host of “Business Rockstars,” Ken had the #1 Business Radio Talk Show in America – in 200 markets in the U.S..  Ken’s latest shows are: “Voice of Disruption” an insider’s guide to global disruptive leaders, and “Coin DMZ”, a viral podcast that shares insights on the latest news and info in Crypto Tech.  With over one million followers on Twitter, 65k on Instagram, and 75k followers on Facebook, Ken is a social media influencer with massive reach.  

Over the past decade Ken has interviewed thousands of CEOs and Founders of top companies, causing a weekly increase of his vast knowledge of relevant and impactful business techniques, trends, and future predictions that keep him a step ahead.  Using rich statistical data coupled with insight from his interviews, Ken brings the future of the business world into today’s grasp. Knowing what “will be” and what is working for successful businesses right now, gives executives and entrepreneurs the edge they need, banking on opportunities to capitalize on what generally is hidden from the masses.

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