Interop is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

You're in Vegas, so bring on the fun! Network and make connections with IT professionals working in the trenches with you.

Interop Attendee Party

Wednesday, May 22 | 8:30 PM | Beer Park
Pass Types: All Access, Conference, Summits & Workshops. Interop badge required for entry

Get your drink on with fellow attendees at the Beer Park which is located on a 10,000-square-foot deck overlooking the world-famous Las Vegas Strip. The open-air park has an atmosphere combining the feel of a classic baseball stadium and the communal charm of a city park with the spirit of Budweiser. Check it out>>

Network Orchestration Hands-On Showcase

Tuesday, May 21 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Business Hall
Pass Types: All Access, Conference, Summits & Workshops, TechFair

Wednesday/Thursday during Breakfast & Lunch | Business Hall
Pass Types: All Access, Conference

Network Orchestration… Beyond “conf t”
This demo, led by members of Interop’s volunteer engineering team, will provide practical demonstrations, cookbooks and recipes for some of the issues surrounding Network Orchestration and will utilize concepts being discussed in the Conference tracks in the areas of DevOps and Infrastructure. We’ll break down the complexity by providing hands-on demonstrations that illustrate how to provision and manage large scale networks utilizing available tools and systems in a manner useful to anyone starting out in the field or looking to improve their skill set.

5K Fun Run

Tuesday, May 21 | 7:00 AM - 7:50 AM
Wednesday, May 22 | 7:00 AM - 7:50 AM
Pass Types: All Access, Conference, Summits & Workshops, TechFair

Pack your running shoes and join fellow attendees for a ~5K fun run. Get moving and take in the fresh morning air before a chock-full day of learning. We've designed a run around Vegas that suits runners of all types. All levels welcome! Please RSVP here.

Yoga

Wednesday, May 22 | 7:00 AM - 7:50 AM
Thursday, May 23 | 7:00 AM - 7:50 AM
Pass Types: All Access, Conference, Summits & Workshops, TechFair

Start your day with an invigorating yoga practice. This Bapiste inspired Power Yoga flow is a perfect place for people to begin their yoga practice or to reconnect with their yoga roots. We'll move through a series of balancing and strength building poses, backbends and core work. Please RSVP here.

TechFair

Tuesday, May 21 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Business Hall
Pass Types: All Access, Conference, Summits & Workshops, TechFair

Think of it as a pop-up marketplace that allows you to discover and research new companies, products, and services. The TechFair provides a venue to connect with technology providers ranging from today’s industry leaders to disruptive newcomers who will share and demo their “latest and greatest” to the IT community. Join us for an evening of demos, networking, and connections.

Passport to Prizes

Tuesday, May 21 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Business Hall
Pass Types: All Pass Types Welcome

Wednesday/Thursday during Breakfast & Lunch | Business Hall
Pass Types: All Access, Conference, Summits & Workshops

Visit participating sponsors for a chance to win fabulous prizes! Pick up your passport flyer at registration or Interop HQ...the more booths you visit, the more chances you'll have to win. A fun way to chat with our sponsors and learn about new technology solutions and strategies.

Best of Interop Awards

Pass Types: All Access, Conference, Summits & Workshops, TechFair

The Best of Interop Awards recognize exhibitors that have technologically moved the IT industry forward. The 2019 winners will be announced at the awards ceremony this May in Last Vegas. 

IDC Analyst Briefing and Breakfast

Tuesday, May 21 | 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
Pass Types: All Access, Conference, Summits & Workshops, TechFair

In this briefing IDC will explore how the network continues to evolve, and address a host of relevant trends. IDC will examine not only how enterprises can embrace these trends, but also how vendors and service providers intend to deliver new network services based on intelligent automation platforms. RSVP is required >>>

Ask The Experts

Business Hall
Pass Types: All Access, Conference, Summits & Workshops, TechFair

Our community is strengthened by the knowledge we share! Ask The Experts is comprised of Interop speakers, track chairs, and review board members who have volunteered to provide advice to you during our 2019 event.

Interop HQ

Tuesday, May 21 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Business Hall
Pass Types: All Access, Conference, Summits & Workshops, TechFair

Wednesday/Thursday during Breakfast & Lunch | Business Hall
Pass Types: All Access, Conference

Interop HQ is where you can come to relax, recharge, and submit your Passport to Prizes for a chance to win prizes. We will also be giving away swag, so be sure to stop by!

Professional Headshots

Tuesday, May 21 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM | Business Hall
Pass Types: All Access, Conference, Summits & Workshops, TechFair

Want to update your headshot? Stop by Interop HQ for a free photo! We'll have a professional photographer available to ensure you get the perfect picture.

Attendee Appreciation Night at Omnia

Tuesday, May 21 | 11:00 PM -  1:00 AM
Pass Types: All Access, Conference, Summits & Workshops, TechFair

Enjoy complimentary and expedited entry with your Interop badge until 1am. Drinks will be available for purchase. The 75,000 square-foot multi-level destination encompasses four distinct spaces for guests to enjoy, including a seductive ultra-lounge, Heart of OMNIA, a high energy main club and balcony, as well as a breathtaking outdoor terrace, showcasing panoramic views of the Las Vegas Strip.

Unofficial After Party at 1 OAK

Wednesday, May 22 | 11:00 PM -  1:00 AM
Pass Types: All Access, Conference, Summits & Workshops, TechFair

Enjoy complimentary and expedited entry  with your Interop badge until 1am. Drinks will be available for purchase. Bringing a New York nightlife experience to Las Vegas, 1 OAK  has already made a strong impression on club-goers around the world. 1 OAK brings a unique combination of art, fashion, and celebrity status to the nightclub world. Located in The Mirage Hotel & Casino, 1 OAK has given Las Vegas Nightclubs a New York spin with its Avant-garde artwork and design.