Dec 3, 2019 | Ritz-Carlton, Bengaluru, India

The best place to learn about the next generation of Internet security and performance.

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This is an invitation only event that will feature lively talks and interviews with Cloudflare’s executive team, sneak peeks at the future of Internet technology, and hands-on instruction and best practices for securing and accelerating your websites, applications, and APIs.

Get answers to questions like:

  • How can I secure my site without sacrificing performance?
  • What are the latest trends in malicious attacks — and how should I prepare?
  • What site optimizations am I leaving on the table?


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 web.


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.


Trey Guinn

Cloudflare Head of Solutions Engineering Trey Guinn will share the latest on Cloudflare’s 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.

Zack Bloom

Zack Bloom is a Director of Product on the Product Strategy team at Cloudflare where he works on Security and Platform products. Zack served as the engineering manager for Cloudflare's Edge Compute product, Cloudflare Workers, as it was brought to market. He joined Cloudflare through the acquisition of his company, Eager, in 2016.

Aliza Knox

Aliza Knox is the Managing Director for Cloudflare in Asia-Pacific. She is responsible for growing the company's presence and brand recognition in the region, as well as optimizing its reach to customers through sales and channel partners.


12:00 — 13:00

Registration & Lunch

13:00 — 13:30

“Helping Build a Better Internet”

Aliza Knox, MD Cloudflare APAC

13:30 — 14:00

“Next Generation Security & Performance”

Trey Guinn, Head of Cloudflare Solutions Engineering

14:00 — 14:30

"The Market Drivers for a Better Internet: Partner Panel"

Meet the Cloudflare partners working to Make the Internet a Better place

14:30 — 15:00

Building Secure Enterprise Networks with Cloudflare (Part I)

15:00 — 15:30

Building Secure Enterprise Networks with Cloudflare (Part II)

15:30 — 16:00

Introduction to Workers

16:00 — 16:30

Workers Developer Workflow

16:30 — 17:00


17:00 — 17:30

Zero Trust in the Enterprise

Until 18:30

Cocktail Reception

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Cloudflare strives to make its events welcoming environments for everyone, and we’ve selected a venue that shares that aim.

If you’d like to double-check that the venue can accommodate your needs, don’t hesitate to reach out to Please do inform us ahead of time of any severe allergy sensitivities.


How to find the Capital Factory

The Capital Factory Austin entrance to the Omni Hotel parking garage is located on the east side of Brazos Street just north of 7th Street.

Capital Factory offers parking validations in Austin Monday-Friday, between 5 pm-10 pm. Guests must enter the garage at 5 pm or later and leave before 10 pm to have their parking validated down to $7. Additionally, guests will need to scan their original ticket and then the validation. Below are some other parking options around the area.

  • Capital Factory is bicycle-friendly! There are bike racks in the garage and members can also reserve a bike spot near the kegs on the 16th floor.
  • car2go is also a good option for downtown transportation.
  • Many Capital Metro buses drop off within a few blocks of Capital Factory.

Taxi / Car Share Service

coming soon...


The nearest airport is Austin-Bergstrom (AUS). This offers direct flights from numerous locations across the US and internationally.

Hotels Nearby

Hyatt Place Austin Downtown

211 East 3rd St
Austin, Texas, 78701

The Driskill In The Unbound Collection By Hyatt

604 Brazos St
Austin, Texas 78701

InterContinental Stephen F. Austin

701 Congress Ave
Austin, Texas 78701