With the rapid pace of change, there’s never been a better time to re-connect with you, our valued partners, than at Partner Summit at Oktane16. This event brings our partners around the world together to celebrate our success and share with you our future strategy.
August 29, 2016 1:00pm - 5:00pm
When you attend Partner Summit and Oktane16, the next business deal is always one conversation away. After many sessions from a line-up of visionary speakers, there are many exciting events to attend, giving you the chance to network, relax or pitch that next opportunity in a casual chat.
Keynote: State of the Business
Speaker: Frederic Kerrest, COO and Co-founder
Connect Everything: Product Roadmap and Vision
Speaker: Eric Berg, Chief Product Officer
Why you should attend
At Partner Summit at Oktane16, you’ll hear the latest revelations from top Okta leaders on industry analysis, strategic direction, and how Okta enables partners and their customers to achieve more. For those looking to expand their network and learn from peers, look no further. The Okta Partner Summit at Oktane16 offers the breadth and depth of the partner experience you'll looking for!
Who should attend
Partner Summit and Oktane16 is open for all current Okta partners as well as those interested in partnership. We want to see you there.
Partner Summit is the ideal conference for business development, product management and channel leaders. For SaaS and Systems Integrators vendors, consider bringing emerging product management leaders in your company to learn and explore the crucial role that identity plays in connecting people and technology.
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.
Eric Berg is a seasoned product and marketing leader with over 20 years of experience across engineering, marketing and business development for both early stage SaaS companies and high growth software businesses within larger organizations. With Okta since early 2010, he is currently focused on company and product strategy, product management, product marketing, technical marketing and platform evangelism.
Prior to Okta, Eric served as the VP of Product Management and Marketing for Apptio, the market leading SaaS provider of IT financial management solutions, the Director of Product Management at Microsoft, and the Director of Product Marketing and Business Development at Ensim. Eric also has experience working at Goldman Sachs and Intel, where he held a variety of engineering management, technical marketing and product management positions.
Eric earned his bachelor’s in electrical engineering at the University of Washington and his MBA at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. Eric also enjoys running, cycling and spending as much time in the outdoors as possible with his family.
Vice President, Product Marketing, Okta
Chuck Fontana leads Business and Corporate Development at Okta. He is responsible for the Okta ISV Partner Ecosystem, Strategic Alliances, technology integrations, and Go To Market with ISV partners. His BD team helps set partner integration priorities with the Okta Product team, and driving partner lead gen from and to the Okta Sales organization.