Join us at NetApp Directions 2017
NetApp’s Premier Customer Event in Poland
Please join us for the 3rd edition of NetApp Directions, NetApp’s premier customer event in Poland. Meet NetApp users, architects, engineers and IT experts from all industry sectors in the country to discuss the best-of-breed storage technology and the latest technological trends.
- Gain insight into the latest, best-of-breed storage technology
- Discover more about trends shaping the IT industry
- Network with peers and share your expertise
- Find out how NetApp helps to manage and protect the world’s data
- Discover why NetApp is named a Leader in the 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Solid-State Arrays
- Free for customers and sponsors
- 400 PLN net for partners who are not a sponsor
NetApp Directions offers great networking opportunities, NetApp and Partner expertise and technical insights from our experts. Our local NetApp teams are involved in the event planning and invitation process to ensure that you can make the connections that really matter to you. It is a perfect platform to showcase your company to Poland’s IT market. Click here to have a look at the sponsorship packages.
|13:00 – 14:00||Registration & Snacks|
|14:00 – 14:20||Welcome to NetApp Directions|
Maciej Bocian / Country Leader Poland, NetApp
|14:20 – 14:50||Building your Next Generation Data Centre Strategy|
John Rollason / Director, Product & Solutions Marketing Next Generation DC, NetApp
|14:50 – 15:10||The Value of Data Management|
Gos Hein van de Wouw / Area Vice President Northern EMEA and MEEEAR, NetApp
|15:10 – 15:30||Customer Success with NetApp|
|15:30 – 16:00||Coffee Break & Networking|
|16:00 – 16:30||Gain more flexibility in multi-cloud environments while keeping control of your data|
Horst Thieme / Manager Cloud Business Development EMEA, NetApp
|16:30 – 16:50||Being late is not always too bad|
Bogusz Blaszkiewicz / System Engineer Poland, NetApp
|16:50 – 17:20||ZeroTouch Infrastructure - the Foundation for DevOps|
Christian Keil / Senior Systems Engineer, NetApp SolidFire
|17:30 onwards||’25 Years NetApp’ Celebration & Birthday Cake|
About the Presenters
Gos Hein van de Wouw
- Area Vice President Northern EMEA and MEEEAR, NetApp
Gos Hein van de Wouw is NetApp’s Area Vice President Northern EMEA and MEEEAR which includes BeNeLux, the Nordics, Russia & CIS, the Baltic States, Middle East & Africa and Eastern Europe & Turkey. In this role, Gos Hein has overall sales and strategic leadership for more than 100 countries.
- Manager Cloud Business Development EMEA, NetApp
Horst Thieme is a cloud evangelist at NetApp, leading a team of cloud business developers in EMEA. He and his team work with partners and customers all over Europe, Middle East and Africa to build and deliver hybrid cloud scenarios, partnering with global hyperscale service providers like Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure or IBM SoftLayer.
- Regional Director Eastern Europe, Turkey, Russia & CIS, NetApp
Responsible for the NetApp business in Eastern Europe, Turkey, Russia & CIS, Thomas together with his teams drive positioning, business development, sales strategies and marketing activities in these rapidly growing markets.
- Country Leader Poland, NetApp
Together with his team Maciej is working on the development and execution of the sales strategy for NetApp Poland. He coordinates all the efforts of the local sales, channel and marketing organizations.
- Director, Product & Solutions Marketing Next Generation Data Center, NetApp
Description: John is responsible for NetApp’s Next Generation Data Center marketing strategy. He works closely, not only with customers, partners, analysts and media, but also with leadership, sales, technical and product teams worldwide.
- System Engineer Poland, NetApp
Responsible for pre-sales activities and partner technical management in Poland, Bogusz has proven over 7 years’ experience in building customer relationships and executing complex IT projects delivering infrastructure and services.