Live Webinar
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Event Heroes

How a former event producer is now rocking DevOps events on a global scale

July 13, 2023
10:30 AM PT

Join us to master the art of choosing your event format

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Hosting a tech conference is like orchestrating a symphony; different elements must harmonize and synchronize flawlessly at the right moment in order to create an impactful experience for your audience.

And who better than an Event Producer turned Global Events Marketing Lead for a Tech Startup to orchestrate so many moving parts. 

We spoke to Hillary Foster, a Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) with a diverse experience in running events of all kinds.

Having recently concluded Cloudsmith's inaugural virtual conference Unpacked, Hillary shared her story of putting all the pieces together for Unpacked, and much more.

Prefer reading to watching? Click here for a blog post that unpacks the webinar's essential insights.

Key Takeaways

Talking Points

Kicking off her journey with events in style (as an Event Coordinator for the Grammys!)
Transitioning from audio engineering to events
Hillary’s experience with hybrid events
The unique challenges of crafting events for DevOps professionals
Actionable tips to overcome these challenges


Hillary Foster, CMP
Global Events & Sponsorships Lead, Cloudsmith
A Global Events Leader & Certified Meeting Professional, Hillary has a diverse experience in running events of all kinds at The Recording Academy (The Grammy Awards), The Atlantic Magazine and The Washington Post to producing events and content for big brands like Walmart and Autozone, Hillary now specializes in leading an events program that reaches DevOps and Engineering professionals around the globe.
Ketan Pandit
VP Marketing, Zuddl
A seasoned B2B marketer with expertise in building scalable demand generation engines and partnership ecosystems. Prior to heading marketing at Zuddl, Ketan has helped build the partnerships ecosystem, and led demand generation at CleverTap, built the marketing team at Aureus Analytics, and worked at consulting giants Cognizant, Persistent Systems and TCS.

Key Highlights