Day 2 Co-Located Events

KubeAcademy: Introduction to Containers and Kubernetes by VMware

KubeAcademy: Introduction to Containers and Kubernetes by VMware
Friday, December 13, 2019 | 9:00 – 12:00  OR 13:00 – 16:00 
Location: Waterview, Bicentennial Drive, Bicentennial Park, Sydney Olympic Park, Sydney NSW 2127
Registration Fees: USD $ 33 until November 15, 2019 then USD $67. All proceeds donated to the CNCF Diversity Scholarship Fund

Ready to dive a little deeper into the world of Kubernetes? Understand the first principles of a cloud native infrastructure, and then dig into our lab environment and deploy your first cluster. This training is designed for attendees who are early in their cloud native journey—you will walk out with more knowledge of basic concepts and greater comfort in working with containers. Laptops are required.

Attendees will:

  • Write basic Docker build files
  • Become familiar with authoring YAML files and their syntax
  • Understand Kubernetes from a user facing concept perspective (Pods, Services, Deployments, Labels etc.)
  • Become familiar with kubectl and its commands/usage
  • Understand the architecture of Kubernetes (worker nodes, kubelet, control plane and its components, etc.)
  • Understand the control loops and asynchronous nature of the state of machine of Kubernetes
  • And more


  • Linux concepts and command line proficiency
  • General networking proficiency

How to Register: Pre-registration is required. To register for KubeAcademy: Introduction to Containers and Kubernetes, add it on during your Kubernetes Forum Sydney registration.

For questions regarding this event, please reach out to Hart Hoover at

Co-Located Event Hosts
Thank you for your interest in hosting a co-located event! Co-Located events will be held on day 2 of Kubernetes Forums. Platinum and gold CNCF members doing diamond sponsorships and co-located events at both locations get first priority, then other organizations doing diamond and co-located events at both locations, then platinum and gold members doing other sponsorships, then everyone else.

Please start by reading the guide to best practices document to fully understand what is included in each package. If you are interested in hosting a co-located event, please see the four available packages here and submit your request for space here. If you have any questions, please reach out to

Co-Located Event Attendees

Want to attend a co-located event? Options will be available on this page soon! Please note that these events are NOT included in the purchase of a Kubernetes Forum ticket. Pre-registration is required for each co-located event and many have a separate fee associated. You can add your preferred event during the registration process or by logging back in to your registration profile.



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