Badge Pickup
You will only need one badge for Contributor Summit and KubeCon + CloudNativeCon. The badge can be picked up at San Diego Airport, Marriott Marquis San Diego, San Diego Convention Center, Contributor Celebration (come right to the venue!), or a variety of other hotels. Please see the KubeCon + CloudNativeCon schedule for the exact locations and times.


Contributor Celebration
Date: Sunday November 17th, 2019 6pm - 9pm
Location: Quartyard, 1301 Market St, San Diego, CA 92101

Join us for food, drinks, karaoke, games & dogs, and get to know your fellow contributors. This is where you will suggest and vote for unconference spots on Monday! Get a friend to phone one in if they are going to miss it. There is a very small window on Monday morning to suggest and vote.

Pick up your Contributor Summit badge at the Quartyard to join the celebration.


Contributor Summit
Date:  Monday, November 18th, 2019 8am - 6pm
Location: Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina

Enter through the main hotel lobby and take the escalator downstairs. Follow signage for Contributor Summit

Venue Map


You can find the main schedule for the event here. Pick your sessions so we can plan.

Everyone is encouraged to join us at 9:00am for the official welcome in Pacific Ballroom 20/21/22 for important announcements. Breakfast will be served at 8:00am.
  • Bradley Childs Memorial
    At 4:30pm, we will gather in the main room for a memorial for Brad. We will have a camera crew at the venue around lunchtime to record short clips if you’d like to share memories with family, friends, and the community. If you know you’d like to participate please reach out to community@kubernetes.io. More info will be shared on Monday morning.

  • Unconference Suggesting and Voting
    Submissions accepted all night at the Sunday Contributor Celebration - You can start voting here already! As we open the doors at 8AM on Monday, there will be a 30 minute window for voting. Voting closes promptly at 8:30AM, so make sure to get your votes in.

  • SIG Meet & Greet
    Starting at 5:00 PM, we will host a Meet and Greet for both SIGs and WGs, new and experienced contributors. We will have representatives from each SIG / WG who can answer questions and talk more about how to get involved.

Breakfast, break snacks and lunch are included for all attendees.

Event Wifi
SSID: LogDNALovesDevs
Password: cloudnative

Talk to us
Join the conversation in Kubernetes Slack in the #contributor-summit channel (if you don’t have an account yet, join here: https://slack.k8s.io).

Are you tweeting at the event? Include us in your Twitter posts throughout the event with the hashtag #kcsna2019.

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