NetApp Regional Partner Academy Budapest, 9th-10th of November


We are using this opportunity to thank you for your successful registration for the upcoming ALEF`s regional NetApp Partner Academy in Budapest, Hungary, from the 9th to the 10th of November.

The conference will start on the 9th of November at 12 PM and finish on the 10th of November at 2.30 PM.



9th of November  
12:00 - 13:00  Registration
13:00 - 13:45  Lunch & coffee
13:45 - 14:00 Moving to a conference room
14:00 - 14:10 Welcoming Partners Milan Vasilevski, Partner Manager EET, NetApp Bratimir Timotijevic, Strategic Alliances Manager, ALEF
14:10 - 14:30 Enabling partners to thrive in the Hybrid Cloud Maya Zakhour, Director Channel Sales - Eastern Europe, META, Iberia & Latin America
14:30 - 14:50 On NetApp Strategy Thomas Kaiser, Area Segment Leader EEMI Enterprise & Commercial, Senior Director at NetApp
14:50 - 15:20 Unlocking the Best of Cloud Peter Kos, Regional Commercial Sales Director; Eastern Europe, Middle East & Africa
15:20 - 15:30 COFFEE BREAK
15:30 - 16:20 Thriving sustainably in the third wave – The evolution of cloud, Matt Watts, Chief Evangelist at NetApp
16:20 - 16:40 How to win with NetApp Plays and Motions? Ricardo Piccolo, Director Solutions Engineering , Eastern Europe, Middle East & Africa, Ibero-America Region
16:40 - 17:10 Visualizing and securing data access on ONTAP Systems; Robert Graf, CEO ProLion
17:10 - 18:30  Check-in and free time
18:30 - 19:00  A shuttle bus ride to a dinner place
19:00 - 22:30  Dinner, sponsored by ProLion
22:30 - 23:00  A shuttle bus ride to the Hotel
10th of November  
9:00 - 9:30  Registration and welcome coffee
9:30 - 10:15  Highlights from NetApp INSIGHT 2022 Eduard Slobozeanu, NetApp
10:15 - 11:15 Defend against ransomware with NetApp & Prolion, David Rusin, DC Consultant & Lukas Svoboda, Systems Engineer, ALEF
11:15 - 11:30  COFFEE BREAK
11:30 - 12:00  NetApp-Microsoft alliance: accelerate to the Cloud Emma Knutshaug, Microsoft BD & Marketplace Manager EMEA Jacques Pretorius, Azure Cloud Specialist
12:00 - 13:00  Production Ready AI Workflow Management, ONTAP AI Muneer Ahmad Dedmari, AI Solutions Architect - Data Scientist, EMEA at NetApp
13:00 - 14:30  LUNCH

NetApp Partner Academy will take place at the Ensana Thermal Margaret Island Hotel, in the Magnolia conference room, and you can view the hotel's location here.

The booking of the hotel rooms is made in accordance with the dates you entered upon your registration.

Parking for the guests of the hotel is provided. The outdoor parking lot fee is 3.500 Ft/per car/per night (approx.8.48 EUR), and a garage parking lot fee is 5.000 Ft/per car/per day (approx. 12.06 EUR).

Parking for the guests without a hotel reservation is provided as well. The outdoor parking lot fee is 440 Ft /per car/per hour (approx. 1.06 EUR), and a garage parking lot fee is 5.000 Ft/ per day (approx.12.06 EUR), or 640 Ft/per car/per hour (approx. 1.64 EUR).