.conf19 | October 21–24, 2019 | The Venetian and Sands Expo | Las Vegas
Navigating the source=*Pavilion and Networking Opportunities

.conf19 is jam packed with opportunities to network with fellow data geeks and Splunk enthusiasts. Aside from sessions and keynotes, there are tons of opportunities to learn from Splunk product experts and meet fellow users in the source=*Pavilion. Whether you're a first timer or a seasoned .conf veteran, here are five easy steps to make the most of the source=*Pavilion and networking opportunities at .conf19.

Get inspired, excited and energized with all these ways to dive in deep with other Splunkers.
Splunk Apps Showcase
Learn what’s new with our suite of products. Splunk Showcase experts walk you through the features and functionality that help you turn your data into answers. This is your chance to understand the full portfolio of Splunk products covering IT, security, IoT, business analytics, DevOps and more.
Ask the Experts
Confused by cloud? Addled by analytics? Daunted by DevOps? Never fear, Ask the Experts is here! Consult with Splunk Experts or SplunkTrust members in a private one-on-one at the source=*Pavilion. This is your opportunity to get your biggest questions answered by Splunk Pros!
Hands-on Labs
Come and grab a seat at Splunk’s hands-on labs, where you’ll get to learn cool tricks from Splunk experts. Partner with Splunk ninjas in these casual, 20-minute walk-in sessions in the expo hall to learn how to reach the next level with Splunk’s core features for effective analysis and uncover helpful SPL tips.
Got a few minutes? Then drop in to our open-seating theater in the expo hall for some quick 20-minute sessions that’ll make you think, teach you new tricks and broaden your horizons.
Customer Showcase
Interested in seeing how our customers are using Splunk? Stop by the interactive Customer Showcase, where you can learn from customer success stories and speak with the people behind the implementations. Learn about Splunk best practices through a close up of what's possible with Splunk.
Splunk Data Playground
Stop by the Splunk Data Playground to experience some of the innovative and creative ways that Splunk is being used to analyze data. Relax, mingle and have fun as you have your mind blown.
Gamer Lounge
Want to Splunk your golf swing or see some amazing data visualizations as you drive a racing simulator? Or want to take on your fellow attendees in Team Fortress 2 or Minecraft and see your fragging and mining data on the big screen? Come check out the Gamer Lounge and make the most out of your gaming data.
Dashboard Control Room
Ever wondered how Splunkers use Splunk? We’ll be using Splunk IT Service Intelligence and Splunk visualizations to capture and analyze .conf mobile app usage, foot traffic and a host of other data sources. Watch and learn how we keep our finger on the pulse of .conf19.
Science Sandbox
Stop by the crowd-favorite Science Sandbox to see cutting-edge science projects being Splunked in real time. As part of the Splunk Data Playground program in the source=*Pavilion, Splunkers will debut their very own tech and IoT experiments throughout all three days of the conference.
Community Lounge

Connect, relax and recharge! Learn about Splunk Answers, the SplunkTrust, User Groups and hear user-generated talks in the BSides area — all while you charge your devices and take a break. Rub elbows with like-minded attendees to discuss how you each use Splunk or go the opposite route and take an introvert’s break in a massage chair. Consider this the sales-free home base for Splunk Users.


Community Happenings
Data-to-Everything Theater user group panel

3:00 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. | October 22, 2019

Data-to-Everything Theater SplunkTrust panel

4:00 p.m. – 4:45 p.m. | October 22, 2019

Party Recovery in Community Lounge

10:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. | October 24, 2019

Engage in the Splunk Partner Ecosystem

At .conf18, Splunk data enthusiasts visited over 70 sponsors in the 72,000 square foot source=*Pavilion and had the opportunity to interact with Splunk’s network of premier partners. Attendees also had the opportunity to get hands-on experience with the latest technology and network with peers and industry leaders in the .conf18 partner ecosystem. If you’re interested in sponsoring .conf19, click here.