Speaker Rider

Last updated 2023-01-23 Intro I’m very happy that you’re interested in having me speak at your event. I’m always excited for an opportunity to share my knowledge and views with others. That said, I do have some requirements and standards for accepting an offered speaking slot, submitting to an open CFP, or promoting an event I’m part of. Scope The scope of this speaker rider applies to any and all non-$JOB speaking engagements....

January 23, 2023 · 5 min · Chris Short

What ultra successful people who practice DevRel know and do

Wesley Faulkner, Sr, Community Manager at AWS and Chris Short, Sr. Developer Advocate for a discussion about getting decision makers to buy-in in the #DevRel space. Based on Wesley’s Twitter thread: https://twitter.com/wesley83/status/1553436197132828676 Live stream: What ultra-successful people who practice DevRel know and do Join Wesley Faulkner, Sr, Community Manager at AWS and Chris Short, Sr. Developer Advocate for a discussion about getting decision makers to buy-in in the #DevRel space....

August 16, 2022 · 1 min · Chris Short

GitOpsCon EU 2022

All GitOpsCon EU 2022 videos are available in a YouTube playlist for viewing at your leisure. This page contains the parts Chris Short took part in. GitOps As a Journey - Dan Garfield, Codefresh; Scott Rigby, Weaveworks & Chris Short, AWS The term “GitOps” goes back to Alexis Richardson’s initial blog post on operations by pull request but over time it became clear that GitOps was poorly understood. At the end of 2020, Amazon, Azure, Codefresh, Github, Redhat, and Weaveworks came together to start the GitOps Working Group....

May 17, 2022 · 2 min · Chris Short

AWS Container Days @ KubeCon + CloudNativeCon Europe 2022 — Day 3

In the days leading up to Kubecon + CloudNativeCon we’ll be spending the week talking about how you can deploy, manage, and scale containerized applications using Kubernetes on AWS. These sessions, led by our AWS Kubernetes team and guest speakers, will contain technical deep dives, product demos, and best practices. Can’t wait to learn what’s happening with Amazon EKS & Kubernetes, check out the EKS Newsletter curated by our EKS Developer Advocates....

May 15, 2022 · 2 min · Chris Short

KubeCon + CloudNativeCon NA 2021 — Panel Discussion: Marketing as Code: How to Rock Out with Non-Code Contributions

For new folks in the CNCF space, becoming a contributor may sound daunting, and even overwhelming. But guess what? There are tons of ways to contribute apart from code. 5 members of the Contibex Marketing working group (Kunal, Bart, Chris, Kaslin, and Matt) are all participating and contributing through positive attitudes, documentation, networking, videos, drawings, and even raps. They want to share the welcoming spirit of the CNCF where no contribution is too small, and everyone will have something to share....

October 23, 2021 · 1 min · Chris Short