2018’s Innovator of the Year discusses tools and techniques to stay ahead of the curve. How Evolute has been able to bring on leaders from Amazon, Pivotal and Apple and how the founder of Evolute is pioneering new technologies in cloud and edge computing. Discussion will include recent Tech Crunch release with Fortune 500 Chevron Corporation, trends in app container market and edge/IIoT (two of the hottest growing technology and industry markets).

Event Agenda:

• 6:00pm-6:30pm – Check-in and Networking

• 6:30pm-7:30pm – Fireside Chat with Kristopher Francisco, followed by Q&A

• 7:30pm-8:00pm – Closing Networking

More information and registration here.


Kristopher Francisco


Kristopher Francisco is evolving infrastructure as the Founder and CEO of Evolute. He has innovated cloud computing, big data and storage architectures amongst the world’s most admired technology companies (Apple) and the world’s largest technology challenges (Chevron). Kristopher, often known amongst the container community for contributions of docker-stats, has led internet-scale containerization architectures as well as developed the company's first cross platform cloud during his time in High Tech.

About SAP Bay Area:

For nearly 25 years, SAP Labs Silicon Valley has been in the epicenter of global innovation and technology for SAP customers and partners. Today, as the largest non-US company in the Valley, SAP’s investment and influence continues to be exponential by forging tight relationships with top tech brands like Apple and Google, NVIDIA and Slack or early stage disruptors through SAP.iO. Beyond enabling this revolutionary ecosystem, SAP Labs Silicon Valley empowers customers’ digital transformation with tremendous Cloud knowledge, access to SAP Leonardo innovations, and experience in Line of Business solutions like Ariba, Concur, Hybris, and SuccessFactors and delivers award-winning, Design-Thinking-inspired User Experience capabilities and insight.