July 11

Including lunch
Henry & The Fox

July 12

Including breakfast
The Mosaic Room
Hotel Hotel

July 14

Including lunch
Gowings Bar & Grill
QT Hotel

Philippe Michelet

Director of Global Product Management Data Center, Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company

Based in Palo Alto, California, Philippe is a technology evangelist with over 20 years experience in driving strategy and results-oriented execution of product development in Data Center, SDN, Cloud, OpenStack, OpenFlow, Networking, Virtualization (Networking and Services) and Security and Application Intelligence.

For HPE, where Philippe has been since 2011, he leads the Networking Data Center portfolio ā€“ a portfolio considered by Gartner to be the most open and innovative. Before holding this position, he was part of:

  • the Advanced Technology Group - Office of the CTO, HPE Networking, and

  • the creation of the Virtual Application Networks framework ā€“ HPE's SDN architecture including VAN SDN Controller, SDN Manager and multiple SDN applications, including the Virtual Cloud Networking application which is HPEā€™s version of the OpenStack Neutron driver. A patent related to this architecture is pending.

Philippe Michelet