7 May GREECE

Global Azure Greece 2022

One day full of Microsoft Azure and the Cloud

Global Azure Greece 2022

One day event where everyone, globally, talks about the expanding universe of Microsoft Azure!



Global Azure Greece 2022

Welcome to Global Azure Greece 2022! In May 7, 2022, all communities will come together once again in the seventh great Global Azure event! Each user group organizes their own one to three day Azure event the way they see fit and how it works for their members. The result is that thousands of people will get together to learn about Azure and join together online under the social media hashtag! Around the world user groups and communities want to learn about Azure and Cloud Computing!

A Community of Communities!

Learning about Azure is a massive undertaking for anyone. The Azure Cloud Platform is really big and offers a very long list of great services. How do you get a grip on it all? Together!

Who should sign up!
  • Anyone wanting to learn about Azure and cloud computing.
Deep Dive Sessions

One full day of deep dive sessions on Azure for Developers and IT Pro's delivered by the experts to get you started on complex topics like Azure Ap Services, IoT, Machine Learning, Cognitive Services, Containers and a lot more.

Have questions, need to discuss your technical issues, or looking for some advise, do attend to speak to the experts.

  • More coming soon.
Sponsors apply

Interesting in sponsoring? Read our guide or contact us for further details.

Schedule

Vast number of different speeches
and activities



Konstantinos Pantos
Gazarte 1 10:00 - 10:30
Welcome Keynote
Konstantinos Pantos,Paris Polyzos,Pantelis Apostolidis

The Global Azure Greece 2022 opening with a short intro from the organizers & the sponsors

Pantelis Apostolidis
10:30 - 11:15
How to Design Resilient Cloud Solutions
Pantelis Apostolidis,Vaggelis Kappas,George Markou

How to Design Resilient Cloud Solutions

Nikolaos Antoniou
11:25 - 12:10
Level up your bicep game! 💪
Nikolaos Antoniou,Vaggelis Kappas,Thodoris Theodorou

Baking in best practices when developing infrastructure for Azure leveraging Bicep; naming conventions, parameterization, modularity & CI/CD processes.

Thodoris Theodorou
12:20 - 13:05
Microservices with DAPR and Azure Container Apps
Thodoris Theodorou

What is DAPR? What is KEDA? How to build and deploy modern apps at scale? What is Azure Container Apps and how can help us deploy microservices without the hassle of managing complex container orchestrator infrastructure?

Dimitrios Patsos
14:00 - 14:45
Governance, Risk and Compliance: The case for hybrid for Multi cloud
Dimitrios Patsos,Michail Angelos Haggar

Manage security policies, orchestrate compliance mandates and automate reporting for on-premises and multi-cloud resources, via Azure !

Panagiotis Pataridis
14:55 - 15:40
Advanced Azure Networking
Panagiotis Pataridis

Routing-struck? BGP,IPSec,vWAN,FW,NVA,LZ,ER,APPGW,LB,VPN, Global Reach sound like a mess? Lost a couple of IPs whilst on Azure? Unsure about zero trust? Join me on this session to untangle advanced network concepts and ping like a pro, telnet like a hero! (Warning: Demo 95% !)

Lazaros Katanas
15:50 - 16:35
Are you worried about your cloud security? Defender for Cloud is here for you!
Lazaros Katanas

Organizations have started to migrate workloads to Azure but they have to consider about misconfigurations, compliance issues and of course cyber threats. Defender for Cloud is here to help you! Join this session to discover how you can increase your security posture with Defender for Cloud features and worry less about your cloud environment!

Giannis Karygiannis
Gazarte 2 10:30 - 11:15
Info Quest Technologies & Team Candi: Improve Productivity with Microsoft Tools
Giannis Karygiannis,Dimitrios Gkovaris

Meet Team Candi, A Digital Enabler Team | Improve your security posture by leveraging Azure Arc

Vassilis Ioannidis
11:25 - 12:10
Azure SQL security recommended practices
Vassilis Ioannidis

Understand the security capabilities of Azure SQL family and how to apply the recommended best practices either if are about to you start your Azure SQL journey or you are already onboarded and you want to check up on the latest features and configurations available.

Evangelos Kleidaras
12:20 - 13:05
Better together Citrix+Azure
Evangelos Kleidaras,Nikos Giannopoulos

Deliver Apps and Desktops from the cloud with Citrix DaaS on Azure Virtual Desktop

Gerasimos Alexiou
14:00 - 14:45
Automate virtual machines deployment with terraform and Azure DevOps
Gerasimos Alexiou

How difficult could be to provision a new VM from scratch and deploy it to Azure? It's a matter of some minutes using Terraform and Azure DevOps. In this session you will learn how to implement such a mechanism using cutting edge DevOps technologies.

Antonios Chatzipavlis
14:55 - 15:40
Azure DBA Automation
Antonios Chatzipavlis

A common goal for database administrators in many environments is to automate as many of their repetitive tasks. This can be as simple as using scripting to automate a backup process, and as complex as building a fully automated alerting system. This session provides details of automating tasks to simplify the DBA's job. Methods include scheduling tasks for regular maintenance jobs, as well as multi-instance administration and configuration of notifications for task success or failure or non-completion.

Evangelos Misirlis
15:50 - 16:35
Introduction to ML Ops (Machine Learning Operations)
Evangelos Misirlis

Ever wondered how organizations build, deploy, maintain, adapt, retrain and redeploy large-scale AI-powered applications? In today’s fast-paced industry, maintaining and deploying scalable applications while being able to adapt quickly to the changing consumer requirements is of utmost importance. Join us as Vangelis Misirlis will explain how this is achieved using MLOps.

Konstantinos Pantos
Gazarte 1 10:00 - 10:30
Welcome Keynote

The Global Azure Greece 2022 opening with a short intro from the organizers & the sponsors

Konstantinos Pantos,Paris Polyzos,Pantelis Apostolidis
Pantelis Apostolidis
10:30 - 11:15
How to Design Resilient Cloud Solutions

How to Design Resilient Cloud Solutions

Pantelis Apostolidis,Vaggelis Kappas,George Markou
Nikolaos Antoniou
11:25 - 12:10
Level up your bicep game! 💪

Baking in best practices when developing infrastructure for Azure leveraging Bicep; naming conventions, parameterization, modularity & CI/CD processes.

Nikolaos Antoniou,Vaggelis Kappas,Thodoris Theodorou
Thodoris Theodorou
12:20 - 13:05
Microservices with DAPR and Azure Container Apps

What is DAPR? What is KEDA? How to build and deploy modern apps at scale? What is Azure Container Apps and how can help us deploy microservices without the hassle of managing complex container orchestrator infrastructure?

Thodoris Theodorou
Dimitrios Patsos
14:00 - 14:45
Governance, Risk and Compliance: The case for hybrid for Multi cloud

Manage security policies, orchestrate compliance mandates and automate reporting for on-premises and multi-cloud resources, via Azure !

Dimitrios Patsos,Michail Angelos Haggar
Panagiotis Pataridis
14:55 - 15:40
Advanced Azure Networking

Routing-struck? BGP,IPSec,vWAN,FW,NVA,LZ,ER,APPGW,LB,VPN, Global Reach sound like a mess? Lost a couple of IPs whilst on Azure? Unsure about zero trust? Join me on this session to untangle advanced network concepts and ping like a pro, telnet like a hero! (Warning: Demo 95% !)

Panagiotis Pataridis
Lazaros Katanas
15:50 - 16:35
Are you worried about your cloud security? Defender for Cloud is here for you!

Organizations have started to migrate workloads to Azure but they have to consider about misconfigurations, compliance issues and of course cyber threats. Defender for Cloud is here to help you! Join this session to discover how you can increase your security posture with Defender for Cloud features and worry less about your cloud environment!

Lazaros Katanas
Giannis Karygiannis
10:30 - 11:15
Info Quest Technologies & Team Candi: Improve Productivity with Microsoft Tools

Meet Team Candi, A Digital Enabler Team | Improve your security posture by leveraging Azure Arc

Giannis Karygiannis,Dimitrios Gkovaris
Vassilis Ioannidis
11:25 - 12:10
Azure SQL security recommended practices

Understand the security capabilities of Azure SQL family and how to apply the recommended best practices either if are about to you start your Azure SQL journey or you are already onboarded and you want to check up on the latest features and configurations available.

Vassilis Ioannidis
Evangelos Kleidaras
12:20 - 13:05
Better together Citrix+Azure

Deliver Apps and Desktops from the cloud with Citrix DaaS on Azure Virtual Desktop

Evangelos Kleidaras,Nikos Giannopoulos
Gerasimos Alexiou
14:00 - 14:45
Automate virtual machines deployment with terraform and Azure DevOps

How difficult could be to provision a new VM from scratch and deploy it to Azure? It's a matter of some minutes using Terraform and Azure DevOps. In this session you will learn how to implement such a mechanism using cutting edge DevOps technologies.

Gerasimos Alexiou
Antonios Chatzipavlis
14:55 - 15:40
Azure DBA Automation

A common goal for database administrators in many environments is to automate as many of their repetitive tasks. This can be as simple as using scripting to automate a backup process, and as complex as building a fully automated alerting system. This session provides details of automating tasks to simplify the DBA's job. Methods include scheduling tasks for regular maintenance jobs, as well as multi-instance administration and configuration of notifications for task success or failure or non-completion.

Antonios Chatzipavlis
Evangelos Misirlis
15:50 - 16:35
Introduction to ML Ops (Machine Learning Operations)

Ever wondered how organizations build, deploy, maintain, adapt, retrain and redeploy large-scale AI-powered applications? In today’s fast-paced industry, maintaining and deploying scalable applications while being able to adapt quickly to the changing consumer requirements is of utmost importance. Join us as Vangelis Misirlis will explain how this is achieved using MLOps.

Evangelos Misirlis

Speakers

Konstantinos Pantos

Konstantinos Pantos

Cloud Solutions Architect @ Microsoft

Pantelis Apostolidis

Pantelis Apostolidis

Azure ninja

Paris Polyzos

Paris Polyzos

Head of Development @ OneRoof | Microsoft Azure MVP

Nikolaos Antoniou

Nikolaos Antoniou

Cloud Solutions Specialist @Microsoft

George Markou

George Markou

Senior Consultant, Azure Cloud & AI - EMEA @ Microsoft

Vaggelis Kappas

Vaggelis Kappas

Sr. Azure Infrastructure Specialist

Gerasimos Alexiou

Gerasimos Alexiou

DevOps Engineer

Dimitrios Patsos

Dimitrios Patsos

Sr. Specialist, Security, Microsoft

Evangelos Kleidaras

Evangelos Kleidaras

Chief Architect @ Kyndryl

Evangelos Misirlis

Evangelos Misirlis

Azure Product Marketing Manager

Antonios Chatzipavlis

Antonios Chatzipavlis

Data Solutions Consultant, MCT, MVP

Michail Angelos Haggar

Michail Angelos Haggar

Security and Compliance Specialist @Microsoft

Lazaros Katanas

Lazaros Katanas

Katanas Lazaros, Cyber Security Consultant

Dimitrios Gkovaris

Dimitrios Gkovaris

Dimitris Gkovaris, Sector Sales Manager | Cloud Services, Team Candi

Giannis Karygiannis

Giannis Karygiannis

Giannis Karygiannis, Cloud Presales | Cloud Architect, Info Quest Technologies

Thodoris Theodorou

Thodoris Theodorou

Cloud Solution Architect at Microsoft

Nikos Giannopoulos

Nikos Giannopoulos

Senior Sales Engineer at Citrix

Panagiotis Pataridis

Panagiotis Pataridis

Solution Specialist Azure Infrastructure

Vassilis Ioannidis

Vassilis Ioannidis

Azure Technical Trainer @ Microsoft

General sponsors

companies that support us

Volunteers

A big thanks to our awesome volunteers


Lazaros - Katanas

Lazaros Katanas

Cyber Security @ EY

Ioannis - Papoulias

Ioannis Papoulias

Cloud Engineer @ Alpha Bank

Ioannis - Gemelos

Ioannis Gemelos

Web Services @ Star Channel

Theodosis - Koritsidis

Theodosis Koritsidis

Senior System Engineer @ Unisystems

Dimitris - Synapalos

Dimitris Synapalos

Software Engineer @ Algosystems

Achilleas - Raptis

Achilleas Raptis

Technology Advisor @ Office Line

Vaggelis - Kleidaras

Vaggelis Kleidaras

Chief Architect @ Kyndryl

Sofia - Alexiou

Sofia Alexiou

Political Science Student @ NKUA

Andriana - Vera

Andriana Vera

Aleksander - Kreka

Aleksander Kreka

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Communities involved



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