Frequently Asked Questions
What is Oktane?
Oktane, the biggest identity conference of the year. At this in-person and digital conference, you’ll be able to connect with the best in the industry, hear stories about how organizations are putting identity first, see new products, and more.
When is Oktane?
In the past, Oktane was in the spring, but this year, we moved Oktane to the fall and it will be November 8-10, 2022.
Where is Oktane?
Oktane will be in San Francisco at the Moscone West Conference Center at 747 Howard St, San Francisco, CA 94103. Entrances to the building will be found on 4th St and Howard St. There are many parking garages around the building. We encourage attendees to find the closest parking garage or take local transit, Uber, or Lyft. For information about parking around The Moscone Center, please click here.
Who attends Oktane?
Thousands of industry thought-leaders, IT executives, application architects, IT directors and managers, admins, developers, product leaders, security professionals, service providers, and leading SaaS application providers.
When will I be able to download the Oktane mobile app?
The Oktane mobile app will launch in late October 2022, so that you can start using it before the conference.
What is included in the Full Conference Pass?
With your registration, you get access to all keynotes, in-person and virtual breakout sessions, networking opportunities, the Partner Pavilion, and more.
How do I get a copy of my invoice/receipt?
When you register, a confirmation email will be sent to the email address on file, including item(s) ordered and the amount paid. If you did not receive this email or cannot locate it, please email our Registration Team at [email protected].
Do you offer any discounts?
- Government/Military/Education: We offer a 20% discount for government, military, and educational institutions. You must register with your .mil, .gov, or .edu email address to qualify.
- Nonprofit Organizations: Okta is proud to offer complimentary conference passes to Oktane for non-profit organizations. Limit five per organization. You must be a current Okta customer or have an account manager, and register with your .org email address to qualify.
You may qualify for a discount depending on your company’s support level with Okta. Reach out to your CSM or account rep for more info.
Are there group discounts available?
Yes. Please email [email protected] for more info.
How can I request a refund?
Cancellations must be received in writing by 11:59 PM (PST) by Friday, October 28, 2022, to be eligible for a refund, less a $100.00 (USD) processing fee. There will be no refunds for cancellations received after 11:59 PM (PST) on October 28, 2022. Please send cancellation requests to [email protected].
What are the qualifications for the Okta Administrator Certification Challenge?
The challenge is for anyone not yet Okta certified, but have on-the-job experience administering Okta WIAM products. Attendees will complete real world hands-on tasks in Okta preview tenants that are based on OIE. Click here for more information. Click here for more information.
Will there be a virtual Okta Administrator Certification Challenge?
No. The Challenge is only available at Oktane22, in-person.
How do I sponsor Oktane?
Contact us at [email protected] for information about sponsoring. The prospectus will be available in August 2022.
Who can sponsor Oktane?
Oktane sponsorship opportunities are reserved for Okta solution provider partners and technology providers who are listed in the Okta Integration Network. If you would like to sponsor, but not part of the OIN please visit “Integrate with Okta'' to help you get started and to get listed on our Okta Integration Network.
Will there be a Partner Summit at Oktane?
Yes! We’re excited to share that for the first time Okta's Partner Summit is part of Oktane. If you’re a member of the Okta Partner Connect Program, you can join us in person at the Moscone West Conference Center on November 8, 2022 for a day of partner-dedicated sessions to kick off your Oktane experience. If you have any questions please reach out to [email protected].
How much does the Partner Summit cost?
The Partner Summit on November 8, 2022 is available to members of the Okta Partner Connect Program free of charge. However, we encourage you to register to attend the rest of Oktane with your customers to take full advantage of keynotes, in-person and virtual breakout sessions, networking opportunities, the Partner Pavilion, and more on November 9-10, 2022.
Agenda and Sessions
Will I be able to select reserved sessions and build my agenda before I get onsite?
The agenda builder is scheduled to release mid-September. Once live, an email will be sent to registrants with additional information. You will also be able to add sessions to your agenda via the Oktane mobile app once it launches.
Will all content be available after the event?
Some sessions will be available on-demand weeks after the event. However, guest keynote speakers will only be available during the event, so we recommend attending live for maximum engagement.
Does Oktane attendance qualify for CPE credits?
Yes, Oktane is an official (ISC)2® CPE submitter. Attendees will be required to provide their (ISC)2® member number during 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.
Does Oktane submit attendance for credit for any other organization?
No, we only submit to CPE for credits. For any other organizations please find your attendance certificate in your portal after the event or reach out to [email protected].
Can I become Okta Certified at Oktane?
Yes. New this year, we’re offering the Okta Administrator Certification Challenge on Tuesday, November 8. Click here to learn more.
How do I apply to speak at Oktane?
The call for speakers is open through 11:59 PM (PST) Friday, September 2, 2022. Visit our Call for Speakers page to apply.
Is there a discounted room block for Oktane attendees?
The Oktane22 hotel blocks are now sold out! Please click here for alternative hotel options near Moscone West.
Does Okta offer a Government/Military rate?
Marriott Bonvoy offers discounted rates for eligible guests. Click here for more information.
Health and Safety
Do I have to be vaccinated to attend Oktane?
Okta follows local health and safety guidelines. At this time, vaccinations are not required to attend an event at the Moscone West Conference Center.
Will masks be required at Oktane?
Although Okta does not require the wearing of face masks as a condition to attend Oktane, the use of face masks is both welcome and encouraged. This is to help reduce your risk of getting sick or transmitting COVID-19 to others.
What health and safety measures are in place at Oktane?
We are committed to ensuring Oktane22 is a healthy and safe environment for all attendees. Over the coming months, we will continue to monitor and adhere to government, venue, and health agency guidelines and recommendations.
What is Okta doing to ensure Oktane is a sustainable event?
Sustainability is at the heart of Oktane with hosting this year's event at the Moscone Center, which is a LEED Gold certified venue. Throughout the event, Oktane will promote donations to non-profits in place of physical swag to help eliminate waste. Oktane will use 100% compostable F&B items, and we encourage attendees to bring their own water bottle to the event. We also encourage attendees to utilize low carbon and alternative transportation traveling to Oktane.
Will there be meals provided?
Yes, there will be select on site F&B options. Please check back soon for more information.
I have special dietary needs. How do I make a dietary request?
Okta will make an effort to provide meals that accommodate attendees with a variety of dietary requirements (vegetation, vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, or kosher). During the registration process, you will be asked to identify what these needs are. We will make every effort to accommodate these needs but cannot guarantee to fulfill every request. When you arrive at the meal area, please let a server know and they will review the available meal options.
How do I request a visa invitation letter to attend Oktane?
You will be asked during registration if you need an invitation letter and someone from the team will reach out with next steps.