DevConf.cz 2018 has ended

DevConf.cz 2018 is the 10th annual, free, Red Hat sponsored community conference for developers, admins, DevOps engineers, testers, documentation writers and other contributors to open source technologies such as Linux, Middleware, Virtualization, Storage, Cloud and mobile where FLOSS communities sync, share, and hack on upstream projects together in the beautiful city of Brno, Czech Republic.

When: Friday, January 26 to Sunday, January 28, 2018

Venue: Faculty of Information Technology (VUT FIT - Božetěchova 2, Brno)


  • Friday 17:15: at the venue there will be a surprise show, stick around!
  • Saturday 19:00: the social event starts at Fleda Club. TICKET IS REQUIRED. Tickets will be distributed each day at check-in. First come, first serve.
  • Sunday 17:00: there will be many prizes given away at the closing session.
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Karen Noel

Red Hat
Senior Manager, Software Engineering
Boston, MA, USA
Karen Noel is a Senior Software Engineering Manager in Red Hat's Platform Engineering department. Her group of developers drive and contribute to KVM technology in the Linux kernel and in QEMU, both upstream and in Red Hat products, such as Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL), RHEL OpenStack Platform and Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV). Karen has a background as a kernel developer and has been working on virtualization technologies since 2005. She was formerly with HP and has been with Red Hat since 2011.