November 6, 2019 | New York Stock Exchange, NYC, NY
The best place to learn about the next generation of Internet security and performance.
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This invitation-only event will feature lively talks and interviews
with Cloudflare’s executive team, sneak peeks at the future of Internet technology, and parallel tracks of
hands-on instruction and best practices for securing and accelerating your websites, applications, and APIs.
Get answers to questions
Cloudflare’s bleeding-edge serverless platform — Cloudflare Workers
— allows you to write and deploy code without the hassle of worrying about underlying infrastructure.
Better yet: Workers puts your code at Cloudflare’s network edge, as close to your users as possible.
Learn how to leverage Workers for cost savings, performance
acceleration, and flexibility you can’t get anywhere else.
Only at Cloudflare // Connect.
The Internet is built on standards, but many of its stakeholders
seem to have forgotten that. Cloudflare has long been a leader in advancing the latest, making it easy to
deploy key security-enhancing protocols like DNSSEC.
At Cloudflare // Connect,
you’ll hear about recently-released and forthcoming standards — and how to plan for their impact and
opportunity for your business.
From Bot Management to WAF Rules and DDoS Mitigation — security is a
pillar of Cloudflare’s platform.
Attend Cloudflare // Connect,
and familiarize yourself with the tools you need to secure your site (or any Internet-connected device)
from the threats of malware, bot attacks, content scraping, and other malicious activity prevalent on the
Cloudflare operates the world’s fastest DNS service and is the go-to
content delivery network for some of the world’s biggest brands. And that’s just the start.
At Cloudflare // Connect you’ll
learn everything you need to ensure your site renders as fast and efficiently as possible, from whatever
device a visitor is surfing from.
Ensuring the availability of your Internet properties is just as
important as protecting them from malicious requests. Leveraging Cloudflare’s massive edge network means
that instead of relying on only a handful of servers, you now have thousands of machines around the world
making sure that visitors can reach your content.
Many companies rely on multiple cloud services for their technology
stack. Cloudflare is an independent third party in your multi-cloud strategy — capable of centralizing
your security and operational needs into a single dashboard.
Learn how to leverage Cloudflare to simplify your multicloud
strategy at Cloudflare // Connect.
Our event opens with Michelle Zatlyn, co-founder and COO of Cloudflare, as she shares her vision for Cloudflare’s future — and explains why it’s time to leave the convoluted solutions of the past behind.
Usman Muzaffar is Head of Engineering for Cloudflare, where he leads the development team that is making the internet safer and faster for 20 million internet properties. Before Cloudflare, Usman was co-founder and CTO of Selligy (acquired by Veeva Systems).
Cloudflare Head of Product Jen Taylor will share the latest on
innovations in security and performance, with special attention given to how we turn deeply technical
solutions into products you can enable in a single click.
Cloudflare Head of Public Policy will share insights on Project Athenian and Project Galileo on how Cloudflare is giving back to make the internet a better place
Jerry Perullo has served as the Chief Information Security Officer of Intercontinental Exchange, Inc. (NYSE: ICE) since 2001. Perullo leads the cybersecurity program for all of Intercontinental
Exchange, including the New York Stock Exchange, securing critical economic infrastructure
across multiple subsidiaries, geographies, and regulatory jurisdictions.
10:30am — 11:00am
Registration | Refreshments
11:00am — 11:35am
Helping Build a Better Internet
Michelle Zatlyn, COO/Co-Founder, Cloudflare
11:35am — 12:20pm
Cloudflare’s Global Cloud Network & Developer Platform
Usman Muzaffar, Head of Engineering, Cloudflare
12:20pm — 1:00pm
Next Generation Security & Performance
Jen Taylor, Head of Product, Cloudflare
1:00pm — 2:00pm
Lunch in Board Room | Demo Booths in Board Room | Collaboration
Secure and Accelerate Internet Applications | Board Room
Build Serverless Applications on Cloudflare | Siebert Hall
2:00pm — 2:30pm
Session 1: Secure and Accelerate
Building Secure Enterprise Networks with Cloudflare (Part I)
Historically, building enterprise networks has been a costly, complex and difficult to manage effort. Modern trends including software-defined networking (SDN) and network function virtualization, strive to revolutionize the way enterprises build and operate on-premise and cloud networks.
Join us at this extended session, to learn directly from Cloudflare’s product leaders, on how Cloudflare is implementing these new networking techniques to build products that will - lower the total cost of ownership (TCO), enhance the security posture, simplify management and increase the performance - of enterprise networks.
Session 2: Build Serverless
Applications on Cloudflare
Introduction to Workers
2:30pm — 3:00pm
Building Secure Enterprise Networks with Cloudflare (Part II)
Workers Developer Workflow
During Workers Developer Workflow you’ll hear from a member of the Cloudflare Developer Experience Team on how the team thinks about new developer workflow changes. At the end we’ll walk through one of our most recent developer experience improvements, Workers Sites.
3:00pm — 3:15pm
3:15pm — 3:45pm
Serverless Storage Strategies
As part of the Serverless Storage Strategies session, we’ll cover the nuances of globally distributed storage with Workers KV and when it might be a good fit for your project. You’ll also hear about all of the most recent storage upgrades we’ve made in response to feedback from the community.
3:45pm — 4:15pm
Zero Trust in the Enterprise
Building Cloudflare on Workers
JAMStack, Serverless, the edge: What does it all mean?” we’ll cover the emerging trend of JAMStack and how it could benefit both existing and new web projects. We’ll then take it one step further with Cloudflare Workers with blazing fast results.
4:15pm — 4:45pm
Media Delivery on Cloudflare
Serverless Q&A with Product and Engineering
4:45pm — 5:00pm
Coffee & Refreshments
5:00pm — 5:20pm
Protecting Vulnerable Voices on the Internet
Alissa Starzak, Head of Public Policy, Cloudflare
5:20pm — 5:55pm
Keynote with a Fireside Chat
Michelle Zatlyn, COO/Co-Founder, Cloudflare & Jerry Perullo, Chief Information Security Officer Intercontinental Exchange | ICE | NYSE
Cloudflare Hosted Reception on the NYSE Trading Floor
Cloudflare strives to make its events welcoming environments for everyone, and we’ve selected a venue that shares that aim. The New York Stock Exchange offers accessible toilet facilities on every floor of the venue. If you would like to use a Hearing/Induction Loop, the venue will be glad to provide one at no cost (please let us know ahead of time). Assistance dogs are welcome for anyone with sight, hearing difficulties, epilepsy, diabetes, and other physical mobility challenges (again, prior notice is appreciated).
For other concerns, or if you’d like to double-check that the venue can accommodate your needs, don’t hesitate to reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please do inform us ahead of time of any severe allergy sensitivities.
How to find the New York Stock Exchange
The New York Stock Exchange is located at 11 Wall St, New York, NY 10005
Accessible via the New York Subway at either the Walls Street Station on either the 4 or the 5. Make sure to bring your Governement Issued ID to access the building.
The nearest airports is Newark (EWR), La Guardia (LGA) or John F Kennedy (JFK). This offers direct flights from numerous locations across the US and internationally.