Reasons to Join Us at This Year's Conference

25
Presentations by Nagios employees and experts in the monitoring industry
250+
Conference attendees and industry professionals to connect with
48
Hours of presentations, events, and getting to know Nagios employees and attendees
Experience The Conference

Presentations

Choose from a variety of sessions and discover how to solve business problems using Nagios products. Gain insight from industry professionals and Nagios employees.

Product Demo Tables

Get a chance to play with the latest Nagios products. Our product demo tables are overseen by sales and tech support employees who are ready to answer any questions you may have about our products or how to use them.

Dev Meet-Up

Have awesome ideas? We're hosting longer dev meet-ups this year. Just like last year you'll get to give your input on the future of our products and meet the developers.

Comments From Last Year's Attendees
"I loved feeling that my feedback and ideas were not only heard but valued and taken seriously. I can't wait to implement what I've learned."
- Andrew Kruta, The Advisory Board Company
"Overall, this was a great conference. It was very technical centric and not sales centric like other conferences I have attended."
- Nick Metrowsky, Catalyst Repository Systems
"Blew away my expectations! This is something I'll attend every year!"
- Jim Prins, Harman International

Speaking at This Year's Conference

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Ethan Galstad
President & Founder
Nagios
Scott Wilkerson
Product Development Manager
Nagios
Janice Singh
Systems Engineer
NASA Ames - CSC
Scott Lee
Cloud Engineer
Amazon Web Services
Thomas Schmainda
Boeing Mission Control Center Computer Operations Lead
Eric Loyd
CEO
Bitnetix
Jess Portnoy
Packaging Lead & Community Manager
Kaltura
Dave Williams
Technical Architect
Atos
Troy Lea
IT Consultant
Nagios
Trevor McDonald
Support Tech
Nagios
Jesse Olson
Support Tech
Nagios
Shamas Demoret
Sales Tech
Nagios
Lee Myers
System Administrator
NCAR
Jeremy Rust
Sales Engineer
LINBIT
Marcus Rochelle
Product Support Specialist
Landis+Gyr
Mike Merideth
Senior Director of IT
VictorOps
Marcelo Perazolo
Lead Software Architect
IBM
Mike Guthrie
DevOps Engineer
Red Ventures
Rob Hassing
IT Consultant
Deltics
Mike Weber
President
Cyber Montana
Bryan Heden
Solution Architect
Agile Networks
John Sellens
Proprietor
SYONEX
Matt Bruzek
Software Engineer
Canonical Ltd
Conference Schedule

Tentative schedule only. Schedule is subject to change.

Day 1: September 28th
6:00 PM Registration Desk Opens
6:00-10:00 PM Welcome Event
Day 2: September 29th
9:00-9:50 AM Keynote
9:50-10:30 AM Break
10:30-11:20 AM Presentations (3 Tracks)
11:30-12:20 AM Presentations (3 Tracks)
12:30-2:00 PM Lunch
2:00-2:50 PM Presentations (3 Tracks)
3:00-3:50 PM Presentations (3 Tracks)
3:50-4:30 PM Break
4:30-5:20 PM Presentations (3 Tracks)
6:00-12:00 AM Evening Event
Day 3: September 30th
9:00-9:50 AM Presentations (3 Tracks)
9:50-10:30 AM Break
10:30-11:20 AM Presentations (3 Tracks)
11:30-12:20 AM Presentations (3 Tracks)
12:30-2:00 PM Lunch
2:00-2:50 PM Presentations (3 Tracks)
3:00-3:50 PM Presentations (3 Tracks)
3:50-4:30 PM Break
4:30-5:00 PM Closing

Conference Location

Nagios World Conference 2015 will take place at the Crowne Plaza St. Paul Riverfront Hotel in downtown Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Crowne Plaza St. Paul Riverfront Hotel
11 Kellogg Blvd E
Saint Paul, MN, USA 55101
+1 (651) 292-1900
Hotel Website · Get Directions

Book Room with Discounted Rates

Note: If you call the Crowne Plaza to reserve your room, please specify that you are attending the Nagios World Conference

Driving Directions From MSP International Airport

The Hotel is approximately 7.5 miles from the airport. Take I-494 East to Highway 5 (7th Street). Follow Highway 5 to downtown St. Paul. Turn Right/East onto Kellogg Boulevard. At the third stoplight, turn Left/North onto Wabasha Street.
The hotel will be on your right.

Register for 2015

Conference Pass Includes

  • Access to 2 days of conference sessions
  • Welcome and Evening events
  • Lunch on conference days
  • Free Nagios certification testing
  • Conference T-shirt
Conference Pass Price
$1,195

Nagios World Conference is ideal for individuals and organizations that are looking to deploy or enhance a Nagios monitoring solution in their environment, or increase their knowledge of Nagios and its extensive suite of addons.

Register Now

Frequently Asked Questions

Registration

How do I register?

Click here to register for this years conference.

What is included in my registration fee?

Included with your conference pass are:

  • Welcome event
  • Keynote
  • Access to 25+ sessions
  • Free on-site training
  • Free certification testing
  • Conference meals
  • Evening party event
  • Jumpstart sessions
  • Developer meet-up sessions
  • Conference t-shirt
  • Product demo access
What meals are included in the registration fee?

Provided meals with conference pass:

  • Breakfast and lunch will be provided on each full day of the conference
  • Morning and afternoon refreshments will be provided each day
  • Hors d'oeuvres will be served at the welcome event
  • Dinner will be provided at the Tuesday evening party
Can I register for someone else?

Yes, our registration form allows you to register on behalf of others. Make sure you fill out the proper attendee name for the conference pass.

What payment methods are accepted for registration?

You have the option to pay by credit card or by wire transfer. Just select your payment option in the registration form and you will be billed accordingly.

Do I need a visa to attend the conference?

International attendees and speakers will generally need to obtain a visa to enter the United States. There are a few exceptions to this rule that are covered on the US Department of State visa website.

Information on obtaining a visa, along with visa requirements, can be found on the
US Department of State Visa Website.

If you need a formal letter from Nagios Enterprises confirming your presence at the conference, please contact us and we'll provide all the help we can. We look forward to meeting you at the conference!

Hotel

Do I need to contact the hotel to book my reservation?

Nagios has arranged special discounted rates at The Crowne Plaza Riverfront and we encourage you to take advantage of those discounts.

How do I book my hotel room?

To take advantage of special discounted room rates, you must be registered for the conference and book your hotel through the registration site.Here is the link for The Crowne Plaza Riverfront with our special discounted rates.

What time is check-in and checkout at the Crowne Plaza Riverfront?

The Crowne Plaza Riverfront hotel check-in time is 3:00 p.m. and checkout time is 12:00 p.m., but these times may vary at other hotels.

Conference

Where do I pick up my registration materials?

You can pick up your badge, t-shirt, and conference materials at the registration desk during registration hours. The registration desk is located in the Garden Court at the Crowne Plaza.

When are the Registration Desk hours at the conference?

Registration desk hours at the Nagios World Conference are:

  • Monday, September 28th 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Tuesday, September 29th 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday, September 30th 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Do I need to wear my badge throughout the entire conference?

Yes, please wear your conference badge to all conference functions.

How do I select my conference t-shirt size?

You will select your t-shirt size in the registration form.

Will internet access be available?

WiFi will be available at the Nagios World Conference. Information on how to access will be provided on-site and in the Nagios World Conference Event Guide.

What can my spouse or family do while I'm at the conference?

We have special day trips that are available to spouses and family of conference attendees. This years events are currently TBD but once information is available it will be posted in the events section.

Will I have access to presentation material after the conference?

Yes, the presentations will be available for free after the conference.

Where can I find presentation slides and videos?

Videos from conference presentations will be available on our YouTube channel after the conference by the end of October.

Most Valuable Professional (MVP Awards)

We recognize outstanding achievers within the worldwide Nagios Community through our MVP award program. Nagios MVPs are chosen based on their contributions in various areas, including:

  • Development
  • Technical Support
  • Community Involvement
Make a MVP Nomination
Last Year's MVPs

Nagios Hero Stories

We like hearing about how Nagios has impacted your company in a critical moment. We call these stories "hero stories" because Nagios was an integral part in providing the necessary information to allow someone to step up and be a IT hero. We share these stories on our conference and main websites.

Share Your Hero Story