Miami will be the focus of the international data protection and IT industry this November, when the ‘Acronis #CyberFit Summit 2022’ is held in the US state for the world’s leading cyber protection, hosting and IT MSPs.
Taking place at the iconic luxury Fontainebleau Miami Beach hotel in Miami, Florida, from November 7-9, 2022, the managed IT service providers and IT leaders’ in-person event is the final leg of Acronis’ 2022 World Tour, following Acronis #CyberFit Summit Singapore held in-person from February 17-18, 2022.
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Florida is the home base of the annual Acronis #CyberFit Summit event for the second time, following the Acronis #CyberFit Summit Miami 2021 edition which saw more than 1,600 IT professionals online from across the globe joining over 400 in-person delegates interacting with more than 80 world-class industry and celebrity speakers.
Founded in 2003, with its corporate headquarters in Schaffhausen, Switzerland and global headquarters in Singapore, Acronis develops and provides cutting-edge all-in-one cyber protection for data, applications, and systems through patented award-winning technologies.
In Miami, Acronis’ partners from across the globe, namely service providers, cloud distributors, resellers, enterprise IT pros, enterprise CISOs and CIOs, enterprise architects, tech marketers and sales teams, will convene in the hundreds at Fontainebleau Miami Beach, where they will be introduced to the leading global tech company’s latest cutting-edge cyber protection technologies, processes, assets, and strategies for immediate deployment.
The carefully curated Acronis #CyberFit Summit 2022 Miami agenda includes expert interactive panels, result-focussed sessions and workshops featuring thought leaders from across the big data cyber protection and IT industry, in addition to superstar keynotes.
Delegates will also be briefed on real and emerging threat landscapes by leading industry experts via interactive panels. Participants will engage in hands-on workshop and seminar sessions for disaster recovery, receive the latest updates and learn of success stories with EDR, DLP and more, while availing of insightful business-building exercises, securing customer loyalty tips and experiencing exceptional networking opportunities with peers.
The popular Acronis #CyberFit Academy will also provide virtual training sessions and certification courses during the course of the three-day industry event.
100+ world-class speakers
More than 100 world-class speakers will address Acronis #CyberFit Summit 2022 Miami.
On November 7, Patrick Pulvermueller, Acronis CEO, will deliver the CEO welcome keynote, with key addresses also by Dan Havens, Acronis Growth Officer; Candid Wuest, VP of Acronis Research; and Oleg Melnikov, Acronis CTO.
Serg Bell, Acronis Founder and Chief Research Officer, will also deliver his keynote titled ‘Expanding the future of MSPs’, followed by a keynote by Judge Louis Freeh, former FBI Director, on ‘From the mafia to ransomware gangs: 50 years of justice’.
Earvin ‘Magic’ Johnson keynote
Earvin ‘Magic’ Johnson, the US basketball superstar and entrepreneur, will deliver his keynote address on November 8, titled ‘Tomorrow’s win starts with today’s game: Building success across decades’, wherein the legendary sports star will explain that even while winning championships on the court, he was aware he had to prepare for his second half and will share how he accomplished just that.
Over the course of his long career, Johnson’s achievements include multiple NBA MVP Awards, NBA Finals Most Valuable Player Awards and NBA Finals appearances, 12 All-Star games and numerous All-NBA First Team selections. He was also named one of the 50 Greatest Players in NBA history, a member of the 1992 Olympics ‘Dream Team’, and the recipient of countless other accolades. Since his retirement, he has been a highly successful investor and businessman, an advocate for the prevention of HIV/AIDs, a philanthropist, broadcaster and motivational speaker.
The Acronis #CyberFit Partner Awards will be held on November 8, with the awards being presented by Patrick Pulvermueller, Acronis CEO, and Katya Ivanova, Chief Sales Officer, Acronis.
Women in Tech lineup
The Miami event will also feature a Women in Tech forum, featuring Claire Jedrek, motorsport presenter; Tery Howard, Head of Technology, Inter Miami CF; Patty Krieger, CEO, Netrix; Tye Hayes, Founder and CEO, N-Ovate Business Solutions, and Ashley Taylor, Head of Talent, Acronis.
Acronis #CyberFit Summer 2022 Miami will feature the top nine most influential podcasters in the IT MSP industry, and who will share their expert insights at the Acronis Cyber Studio on how IT MSPs can win more clients, generate more value across their organisations, and cyber protect the future.
Mobile Androids and iOS app
The Acronis #CyberFit Summit 2022 Miami mobile app is now available on the Android and iOS platforms. The handy app will keep the Summit’s participants abreast of keynotes, workshops, social events, scheduling and celebrity guest appearances, while also offering users the ability to network with each other.
A ticket (US$575) to attend Acronis #CyberFit Summit 2022 Miami permits entry to all sessions and workshops, access to the event venue’s Expo hall, participation in all training and certification programmes, social and networking opportunities. The ticket also includes all meals on event days, along with the welcome reception on November 6, and the famous Acronis Events closing party on November evening.
All proceeds from ticket purchases of Acronis #CyberFit Summit 2022 Miami go towards the Acronis Cyber Foundation Schools initiative.
Some of the IT industry’s leading technology providers are supporting and sponsoring Acronis #CyberFit Summit 2022 Miami.
Galactic Advisors, whose third-party analysis helps organisations secure data, eliminate vulnerabilities, track fixes and avoid common mistakes, is the event’s flagship sponsor, while Silvereye Technologies is a title sponsor.
Other key sponsors include: Virtuozzo, CompTIA, Numir Technology, SIT, Augmentt, Pax8, D&H, Paessler PRTG, Licencias OnLine, Cybrella, Climb Channel Solutions, OX, DataStream Cyber Insurance, US Signal, Giacom, Ingram Micro Cloud, intY, GreenPages, UbiStor, Sherweb, ConnectWise, ApexaiQ, IONOS, AP&C, UpTime OnTime (UTOT), Scale Computing, The ASCII Group, Perception Point, and interworks.cloud.
Acronis was a key exhibitor at GITEX Global – the largest technology show in the world – held in-person at Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, from October 10-14, 2022. A key highlight of the cyber protection company’s presence at the Dubai trade event was the chance for fans to meet Manchester City Football Club legend Pablo Zabaleta in-person at the Acronis stand.
Acronis #CyberFit Summit Dubai was held from December 8-9, 2021 in the Arabian Gulf emirate.