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Keynote Highlights

Keynote Speakers

Todd McKinnon

Todd McKinnon is the Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Okta. He is responsible for creating, communicating and implementing the overall vision and strategy for the company. Under Todd’s leadership, Okta has grown into the leading identity solution with hundreds of enterprise customers. Prior to Okta, Todd served as the Head of Engineering at Salesforce.com, where he helped grow the team from 15 people to more than 250, and the service from two million daily transactions to more than 150 million with industry-leading performance and reliability.

Todd also has nearly a decade of experience working in various engineering and leadership roles at PeopleSoft. Todd earned his bachelor’s degree in business from Brigham Young University and his master’s in computer science from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. He is as a regular contributor to industry publications, including Forbes, Fast Company, Fortune and the Wall Street Journal Accelerators. Todd also serves on the Board of Directors for Family House, a not-for-profit organization that provides temporary housing to families of seriously ill children receiving treatment at the University of California-San Francisco Children’s Hospital. Todd also enjoys exercising and spending time with his family.

Walter Isaacson

Walter Isaacson is the president and CEO of the Aspen Institute, a nonpartisan educational and policy studies institute based in Washington, DC. He has been the chairman and CEO of CNN and the editor of TIME magazine.

Isaacson’s upcoming book, The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution (October 2014) is a biographical tale of the people who invented the computer, Internet and the other great innovations of our time and will be a must-read from Wall Street to Silicon Valley to Main Street.

He is the author of Steve Jobs (2011), Einstein: His Life and Universe (2007), Benjamin Franklin: An American Life (2003), and Kissinger: A Biography (1992), and coauthor of The Wise Men: Six Friends and the World They Made (1986).

Bill Nye

Bill Nye, scientist, engineer, comedian, author, and inventor, is a man with a mission: to help foster a scientifically literate society, to help people everywhere understand and appreciate the science that makes our world work. Making science entertaining and accessible is something Bill has been doing most of his life.

Frederic Kerrest

Frederic Kerrest is the Chief Operating Officer and Co-Founder of Okta. He is responsible for Okta’s day-to-day operations, working with employees, partners and customers to deliver on the company’s mission of leveraging the cloud to make people more productive and IT more secure. As a key member of management, Frederic helps set corporate priorities to drive success for the company and its customers.


Brought to you by Okta, the leader in identity and mobility management, Oktane15 is designed for IT leaders and application developers looking to unleash the full potential of cloud and mobile in the enterprise. Over 1,000 IT leaders, leading cloud ISVs, industry analysts and influencers will gather to explore the latest in identity and mobility management, share strategies for implementing and managing cloud and mobile technologies, and examine new technology trends and their impact on the future of IT. Join us for this unique opportunity to network with your peers, and learn more about the evolving role of IT in the enterprise at Oktane15.

  • 1000+ Cloud & Mobile Enthusiasts
  • 4 Keynotes & Super Sessions
  • 40 Breakout Sessions
  • 10+ Hands-on Labs & Technical Training
  • Unlimited Access to Okta Experts
  • 20+ Industry Sponsors
  • 1 Unforgettable Party

“Oktane was one of the most dynamic user conferences I’ve attended, from Okta CEO Todd McKinnon’s opening keynote to the breakout sessions and customer appreciation party.”

— Mike Bartholomy, Sr Information Manager, Western Union

“In addition to sharing best practices, explaining new use cases and offering hands-on technical training, Okta also puts a spotlight on peer-to-peer learning to ensure customers leverage their investments in the ways that make the most sense for them.”

— Adam Steed, Enterprise Architect

“Oktane14 was a fantastic event and I'm looking forward to Las Vegas and Oktane15 next year.”

— Bob Stephan, IT Application Manager, SMC Corporation

Who Will Attend

Over 1,000 IT executives, managers, application architects, admins, security professionals, industry thought-leaders, and leading SaaS application providers.

Why You Should Attend

The shift to cloud and mobile has changed the way we do business. As enterprises deploy any number of apps to support their users, IT is faced with new challenges around securing and managing the identities of employees, customers and partners across a wide range of devices.

Oktane15 will equip you with the information, insight and best practices you need to face these challenges and kickstart new initiatives at your organization. Leave with the power to do things you didn’t know were possible.

Need help getting approval to attend? Leverage our Oktane15 Employee Justification Letter to help!

Highlights from Oktane14


ARIA Resort & Casino / Las Vegas

Oktane15 is being held at ARIA Resort & Casino in the heart of the CityCenter.


Become a Sponsor of Oktane15

Generate business with a forward-thinking group of IT professionals, and increase exposure for your solutions and services. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to be a part of more strategic IT discussions that center on building new and differentiated experiences in an increasingly mobile and cloud-centric world.

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Super Early Bird Registration Fee
Early Bird Registration Fee
(April 1 – August 31, 2015) - Extended through September 15
Registration Fee
(September 16 – October 30, 2015)
Pre-Conference Labs
(August 20 - October 30, 2015)
On-site Registration Fee


The Oktane Awards celebrate the organizations and individuals who are taking big steps that enable their teams to worry less about technology, and focus more on innovative ways to drive value for the business. Know someone who should be recognized?

Winners will be announced at Oktane15.

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Do you offer any discounts?

Yes, we offer a few discounts for our registrants:

Buy Three, Get One Free - Group Discount
Bring a friend & take advantage of our Buy Three, Get One Free group discount. After the first three people from your company have registered, please email [email protected] with their names. Once their registrations are confirmed, you will receive a discount code for the fourth attendee to register for free.

Government / Education Discount
Valid Government and Educational employees may register under the “Educational / Government Agency” registration type to receive 15% off the current registration price. In order to qualify for this discounted conference price, attendees must register with a valid .edu or .gov email address and under a qualified Educational or Government Agency name. If your registration information does not abide by these terms, you will be contacted by a Oktane15 representative to verify your Government or Education affiliation.

Non-Profit Discount
Valid Non-profit employees may register under the “Non-Proft” registration type to receive a complimentary pass to Oktane15. In order to qualify for this discounted conference price, attendees must be employed by a valid 501(c)(3) email address and under a qualified Non-profit Agency name name. If your registration information does not abide by these terms, you will be contacted by a Oktane15 representative to verify your affiliation.

Refer a Friend and Receive a $50 Amazon Gift Card!
Invite your colleagues and peers to join us and you'll get a $50 Amazon Gift Card for every qualifying registrant. Just have your friend provide your name when they register.
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Who can attend Oktane15?

Oktane15 is open to both IT and business professionals, across companies of all sizes and all industries. The conference is open to Okta customers or individuals interested in identity, security and mobility.

Does Oktane attendance quality for CPE credits?

Yes - Oktane15 is an Official (ISC)2® CPE submitter. Attendees will be required to provide their (ISC)2® member number at registration and Okta will submit names directly to CPE.

CPE credits are earned for participating in educational or other activities, such as attending conferences, where members gain knowledge and skills that would benefit them to grow within their chosen profession.

What is the recommended attire at Oktane15?

Business casual attire is appropriate. We recommend bringing a sweater or light jacket in case of cool temperatures in session rooms. Normal high temperature in Las Vegas during November is 70 degrees.

What is your Cancellation / Substitution Policy?

“The event was really phenomenal. I'm exhausted from all of the fun and info cramming and can't wait for next year.”

Oktane Participant
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“Okta has become the center for everything we do for hosted applications at our company. We've been able to talk to people who are doing what we were doing a year ago and talk with people who are a year or several years ahead of us.”

Colin Deeb, Head of IT, Pivotal
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