Riverbed Disrupt

Join us for Riverbed Disrupt, an exclusive event designed to inspire new thinking, examine trends, and discover breakthrough technologies disrupting the IT landscape in the cloud-first era.

Registration Closed

Hear from senior executives at Microsoft, Palo Alto Networks and Riverbed about revolutionary new approaches to networking and application performance in a software-defined and cloud-centric world. Also learn about new products and solutions from Riverbed that will transform IT from a business enabler to a business driver and shape the digital business of tomorrow.

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Featured speakers:

  • Yousef Khalidi
    CVP of Azure
  • Nir Zuk
    Palo Alto Networks
  • Jerry Kennelly
  • Hansang Bae
  • Subbu Iyer
  • Paul O’Farrell
    SVP & GM
  • Mike Sargent
    SVP & GM

Be part of the transformation:

Key Trends

Learn about key trends and innovative technologies from industry thought leaders.

Best Practices

Success stories from companies who have driven innovation through infrastructure transformation.

Sneak Peek

Be the first to hear about exciting new next-generation SD-WAN solutions with embedded visibility from Riverbed.

Product Experience

Experience first-hand how Riverbed solutions power and accelerate the cloud and digital world.


Network with your peers and end the day in style with a high-energy party.

Agenda Overview:

Click here to view or download a detailed agenda

8:30 AM Registration and Breakfast

Demo Pavilion Open

9:30 AM General Session

Jerry Kennelly, CEO, Riverbed

Driving Transformation in the Mobile-Cloud Era
Subbu Iyer, SVP and CMO, Riverbed

Application-Defined Networking for the Cloud Era
Paul O’Farrell, SVP and GM, Riverbed

Azure Networking, Microsoft-Riverbed Relationship
Yousef Khalidi, CVP, Azure Networking, Microsoft


Industry leading Visibility in Mobile-Cloud Era
Mike Sargent, SVP and GM, Riverbed

Fireside Chat
Nir Zuk, CTO, Palo Alto Networks
Hansang Bae, CTO, Riverbed

Wrap Up
Subbu Iyer, SVP and CMO, Riverbed

12:00 PM Lunch and Demo Pavilion Open
1:15 – 2:00 PM Super Session

Experience the Future of Networking with SteelConnect 2.0

2:15 – 3:00 PM Breakout Sessions
3:15 – 4:00 PM Breakout Sessions
4:00 – 7:00 PM Customer Appreciation Party

Demo Pavilion Open

All times are in Eastern Time.

Venue Information:

The event will be held at the Conrad Hotel in the heart of the Financial District of NYC, a luxury all-suite hotel with an atrium lobby which overlooks the Hudson River in Battery Park City, a 9-minute walk from 1 World Trade Center and the subway.

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Conrad Hotel 102 North End Ave, New York, NY 10282
(212) 945-0100
Thank you for your interest. Online registration for this event has closed. If you are a Riverbed customer or partner and would like to attend, please plan to register on site between 8:30-9:15.