May 17—19, 2022

Forward
is now

agenda at a glance

MAY 17

DAY One

North America (PDT)

9:00AM
Opening Keynote

10:30AM
Breakout Sessions Available
OnDemand (all regions)

EMEA (CET)

6:00PM
Opening Keynote Livestream

MAY 18

DAY TWO

North America (PDT)

9:00AM
Closing Keynote

EMEA (CET)

9:00AM
Opening Keynote – Rebroadcast

6:00PM
Closing Keynote Livestream

Singapore (SGT)

10:30AM
Opening Keynote – Rebroadcast

Australia (AEST)

1:00PM
Opening Keynote – Rebroadcast

India (IST)

11:30AM
Opening Keynote – Rebroadcast

MAY 19

DAY THREE

EMEA (CET)

9:00AM
Closing Keynote – Rebroadcast

Singapore (SGT)

10:30AM
Closing Keynote – Rebroadcast

Australia (AEST)

1:00PM
Closing Keynote – Rebroadcast

India (IST)

11:30AM
Closing Keynote – Rebroadcast

MAY 16

DAY One

All Day

Arrivals

3:00PM – 7:00PM

Registration Open
Rubrik Pavilion Opens

5:00PM – 7:00PM

Welcome Reception

MAY 17

DAY TWO

7:00AM

Registration Open

9:00AM

Opening Keynote

11:00AM – 4:00PM

Rubrik Pavilion
Breakout Sessions
Hands On Labs
Ransomware Recovery Workshop
And More!

4:00PM – 5:30PM

Guest Keynote with Spike Lee

7:00PM

FORWARD Party

MAY 18

DAY THREE

7:00AM

Registration Open

9:00AM

Day 2 Keynote

10:30AM – 12:30PM

Rubrik Pavilion
Breakout Sessions
Hands On Labs
Ransomware Recovery Workshop
And More!

Afternoon

Departures

When your Data is Secure your Business Becomes Unstoppable

Whether you’re a seasoned IT infrastructure professional or data security expert, Forward will empower you with the technical knowledge and insight to secure your organization’s most valuable asset: your data. Hear as security and IT industry experts share their strategies and best practices to keep business data secure and readily available during cyber attacks and operational failures.

Featured Speakers

Agam Upadhyay

SVP, CTO
GSK

BILL HUDSON

CIO
Integris

Chris Krebs

Former US Director of the Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency​

Featured Customers

What You’ll Learn

Make your data resilient

Hear the latest technologies in backup solutions so you’re prepared to protect your most critical data and workloads no matter where they live: in your datacenter, public cloud, or SaaS.

Leverage advanced data observability

See unique innovations that will help you to investigate ransomware attacks, detect malicious encryption events, and find sensitive data in your environment.

Find threats in your data

Explore the emerging area of threat hunting so you can find indicators of compromise (IOCs) in your data to identify the most likely known good clean snapshot for a successful recovery in the event of a cyber attack.

Quickly recover from cyber attacks and operational failures

See how to recover just the data and applications you need within hours with the most sophisticated recovery techniques, including file and user-level restore, mass recovery, orchestrated application recovery, and more.

Contain threats before they reinfect your environment

Learn how to accelerate recoveries by quarantining malware and avoid reinfecting production systems.

A conference made for you

35+ Breakout Sessions

Ransomware Recovery Workshop

1:1 Networking

Inspiring Keynotes

Hands-On-Labs

FORWARD Party

Tabletop Exercises

Rubrik Pavillion

Sponsors