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Meet the Nerdio team in Cancun for an all-inclusive user conference where you’ll not only have a lot of fun but will learn from industry experts about all things Azure Virtual Desktop and Windows 365. Get ready to network, access amazing content, and learn how to excel in AVD and Windows 365. See you there!

NerdioCon Agenda

There will be many amazing sessions during NerdioCon 2022! Explore the most recent agenda to the right and be sure to check back or register now for additional details coming soon.

  • Welcome Reception
  • Opening Sessions
  • Breakout Sessions
  • Evening Activity
  • General Sessions
  • Breakout Sessions
  • Final Dinner

Booking your travel? Plan to arrive during the day on Monday and depart Thursday at any time so that you won’t miss a minute of the conference. 

Event Speakers

Learn more about NerdioCon’s guest speakers!

Gavriella Schuster

DEI Advocate and Executive
Board Director

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Scott Manchester

Director of Program Management for Windows 365 at Microsoft

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Jay McBain

Principal Analyst - Channels, Partnerships, and Ecosystems at Forrester

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Tatiana Ospina

Sr. Director Global Channel Sales at Microsoft

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Vadim Vladimirskiy

Chief Executive Officer
at Nerdio

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Joseph Landes

Chief Revenue Officer
at Nerdio

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Kyle Hanslovan

Founder & CEO
at Huntress Labs

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Check back soon for more speakers to be announced. 

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NerdioCon Travel Details

Health and Safety
Precautions

We at Nerdio understand the severity of the global COVID-19 pandemic and we have done significant research to choose a resort that will offer as many safety precautions as possible.

 

The health and safety of attendees, partners, employees, and sponsors is of utmost importance to us, and we will be closely monitoring the CDC’s recommendations and well as local government regulations and will provide updates and update this page as we approach the event.

 

For the resort’s health and safety precautions surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, please click here and here. 

International Covid-19 Travel Guidelines

Effective January 26, 2022, all airline passengers to the United States ages two years and older must provide a negative COVID-19 viral test taken within three calendar days of travel. Alternatively, travelers to the U.S. may provide documentation from a licensed health care provider of having recovered from COVID-19 in the 90 days preceding travel. Check the CDC website for additional information and Frequently Asked Questions. This requirement does not apply to travelers entering the United States by land or sea or to children under two years of age. It applies to U.S. citizens, as well as foreign nationals, regardless of vaccination status.

 

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Health and Safety
Faq

We will be sure to provide adequate space between seats and tables during NerdioCon sessions. 

We will be following the guidelines recommended by the resort, and anyone is welcome to wear a mask at any point. 

Yes, as of right now. We will be following all CDC guidelines and requirements put forth by the United States and Mexico to determine what is necessary for travelers leaving Mexico. 

We will be adding more information here as we approach the event. Check back soon!

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Cancun, Mexico

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Gavriella Schuster

DEI Advocate and Executive Board Director

About Gavriella Schuster

Gavriella has worked in the high-tech industry for the last 30 years. Most recently she was the Corporate Vice President at Microsoft which she recently left after 25 years and has led businesses across multiple disciplines driving digital and cloud transformation, strategy and execution spanning all aspects of business model and product development, launch, marketing, sales and partner development. As a builder and change agent, she specializes in building new businesses.

 

She is also a fierce advocate for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the high-tech industry. She is a founding sponsor of both the Women in Cloud and Women in Technology Network. She sits on the board of directors for both organizations now as well as Chinasoft International, and the SHE Community. She is a board advisor for Berkshire Partners, Artificial Solutions, Corent Technology, The Women’s Business Collaborative, The International Association of Microsoft Channel Partners and the University of Washington Bothell. Last November she launched her BeCOME framework through a TEDx talk on gender equity and was awarded the ATHENA global leadership award for her advocacy on behalf of women in IT.

Jay McBain

Principal Analyst - Channels, Partnerships, and Ecosystems at Forrester

About Jay McBain

Jay McBain is one of the most visible and respected thought leaders in the global channel. Named 2021 Channel Influencer of the Year by Channel Partners Magazine, Top 40 Under Forty by the Business Review, as well as numerous channel magazines top influencer lists, he is often sought out for industry guidance and future trends. He has spent his 27-year career in various executive channel sales, marketing, and strategy roles within IBM, Lenovo, Autotask, and ChannelEyes. Jay is the principal analyst for global channels, partnerships, and ecosystems at Forrester – one of the most influential global research and advisory firms in the world. 

Kyle Hanslovan

Founder & CEO at Huntress Labs

About Kyle Hanslovan

Kyle Hanslovan hails from the U.S. Intelligence Community where he supported defensive and offensive cyber operations for the past decade. After leaving the NSA, he co-founded Huntress Labs and actively participates in the ethical hacking community as a Black Hat conference trainer, STEM mentor, and Def Con CTF champion. Additionally, he served in the Maryland Air National Guard as a Cyber Warfare Operator. With his background in software development and malware analysis, he enjoys making hackers earn every inch of their access within the networks they compromise.

Scott Manchester

Director of Program Management for Windows 365 at Microsoft

About Scott Manchester

Scott Manchester is the Director of Program Management for Windows 365. He is a 21-year veteran at Microsoft where he has led the development of Windows 365, Azure Virtual Desktop, Remote Desktop Service, Second Screen Remoting, Multimedia, and Networking technologies. Scott has developed 25 patents related to remoting, networking, and media. Scott holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington and an Executive MBA from Washington State University.

Tatiana Ospina

Sr. Director Global Channel Sales at Microsoft

About Tatiana Ospina

Tatiana is Sr. Director at Microsoft Corporation. She manages a portfolio of Global Services Partners focus on selling cloud managed services. Respected as a senior global leader with extensive experience in the Tech and Telco industry, she brings deep knowledge in sales management and a proven track record leading global teams. 

Vadim Vladimirskiy

Chief Executive Officer at Nerdio

About Vadim Vladimirskiy

As a creative technologist with an aptitude for business, Vadim Vladimirskiy is the CEO and co-founder of Nerdio, and the dynamic force behind the creation and evolution of its products, Nerdio for Azure and Nerdio Manager for WVD. Vadim is a dynamic, sought-after speaker who enjoys educating and engaging attendees at the latest channel, technology, and Microsoft events like Microsoft Inspire. Vadim is also a lifelong entrepreneur. He started his first IT consultancy business in high school and has held a strong passion for technology and innovative progress every day since. When he’s not actively pushing the IT envelope, Vadim loves running and spending time with his wife and four boisterous kids.    

Joseph Landes

Chief Revenue Officer at Nerdio

About Joseph Landes

Joseph Landes is the Chief Revenue Officer at Nerdio where he empowers MSPs and enterprise IT professionals alike to build successful cloud environments in Microsoft Azure and Azure Virtual Desktop. During his time at Nerdio, Landes has driven the company to grow its product offerings and expand strategic partnerships, bringing innovative Azure solutions to new global enterprises and partners. Before joining Nerdio in 2018, Landes worked at Microsoft for 23 years where he held numerous senior leadership positions at the company’s corporate headquarters as well as in Eastern Europe, India, and Brazil. He was recently recognized as a channel industry thought leader and 2020 CRN Channel Chief, and in his free time Joseph enjoys traveling the world, spending time with his family, and reading his way through the New York Times’ Notable Books list.