Umbrellar Live 2018

Open your mind to the power of the Cloud Economy Join us for a day of insights into the realities of Digital Transformation and explore the people and tools you'll need to thrive in the Cloud Economy.

Welcome to Umbrellar Live
Auckland 2018

With Cloud in our DNA, we are committed to educating and driving New Zealand to a better digital future. Umbrellar Live is designed to bring together BIG thinkers, doers, decision makers and technologists who drive the Cloud Economy. Join us for a day of DX insights @ Umbrellar Live 2018. 


See our highlights and speaker presentations

15 March, 2018

The Grid
12 Madden Street
Viaduct, Auckland

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Chris Riddell

Technology Futurist and Digital Evangelist.


Chris Riddell is an award winning global futurist and industry recognized inspirational keynote speaker on emerging trends in our hyper connected world. He is a global pattern hunter, discovering and identifying how humans are changing and adapting to high speed change, unlocking insights for businesses and leaders in today’s highly disrupted digital world.


Chris Morris

Vice President IDC Asia Pacific


Chris Morris is the Vice President for IDC's Asia/Pacific excluding Japan (APeJ) Cloud Services and Technology group and of the APeJ Partner and Alliances program. As the leader of research into the Cloud Services markets in APeJ he manages the regional research into all facets of public and private cloud. This includes the IT-focused technology and services as well as the implications for digital business.


Michael Foley

CEO Umbrellar


Director and Chief Executive at Umbrellar operating top New Zealand online brands like FreeParking, OpenHost and Domains4Less. Michael is also a founding Partner of Voco, a business consultancy that helps enterprises manage large scale, transformative change. Michael has a long background leading high performing teams in and around technology enabled business and has a passion for all things New Zealand.


Aurynn Shaw

DevOps Behaviourist Eiara


Aurynn is the founder of Eiara, a DevOps consultancy based out of Wellington, New Zealand, focusing on helping clients develop technical DevOps capability, and the cultural knowledge to use it.

As the defining voice of the ideas of “contempt culture”, Aurynn is working to change the very nature of how we create new technologies, and the questions that we must answer as we do.


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