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Two virtual events for the
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Get all the sessions from the Fall Virtual Summit and save your spot for the Spring virtual summit: March 18, 2021

In September, BigPanda hosted a community-based virtual conference, “IT Ops Ready.” On March 18, 2021, we will do it again! By registering now, you will get access to both the on-demand sessions from the September event and early bird access to the upcoming one!

What you get in the on-demand site for the 2020 Fall virtual summit

Speakers from Fortune 1000 companies talked about their companies, their teams and their challenges. Get access to all of the sessions, including two celebrity fireside chats with Mike Rowe and Jocko Willink.

On-demand sessions

  • Scaling for growth: how the right investments won back productivity at Hulu
  • 2021: Putting agility to the test with NTT Data and AWS
  • Supporting growth with compassion: a conversation with the SRE Director of Fanatics
  • When it comes to IT transformation, Wiley “wrote the book”
  • Running organizations post-Covid: the DNA of successful IT leaders with Jackson Healthcare and Insight Partners
  • The power of automation: secrets to IT Ops scaling at Waste Management and WEC Energy Group
  • Consolidation: getting more from tools and teams, featuring Ulta and Blackrock 3
  • Growing with the business: important lessons from Rent-A-Center and Genworth

What you get when you also sign up for the 2021 Spring virtual summit

For starters, you will get the collectible conference swag pack a month before the conference. We will also send you a save-the-date invitation and updates about conference speakers as we sign them up! There is no cost to register or attend – this is a community event, sponsored by BigPanda.

What are you waiting for?

Across every session, you will get a chance to hear from IT Ops, NOC, DevOps and SRE leaders who share the factors that set them up to manage through the last six months, what critical projects are on their 2021 roadmap, and insights that will help other IT leaders who must be ready for anything.

Our featured speakers at the Fall 2020 virtual summit

Mike Rowe

Get ready for a lively, humorous and unstaged Q&A session with Mike Rowe, best known as the creator and host of the iconic TV series Dirty Jobs.

Jocko Willink

Watch the fireside chat with Jocko Willink, an American retired officer of the United States Navy and former Navy SEAL. Jocko is a business consultant, motivational speaker and co-author of “Extreme Ownership” who will explain what it takes to be ready for anything.


Get in touch

Email us at if you have any questions or need help registering for this event.

If you are a partner interested in exhibiting at our next summit in March 2021, please email