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Join us for product roadmap insights, technical deep dives, hands-on demos, and user stories designed to launch you into the next phase of your Elasticsearch journey. This one-day event delivers the best practices and know-how you need to drive success with Elasticsearch and the open source Elastic Stack in the public sector.

  • Get an insider's view of the Elastic Stack roadmap.

  • Take your questions to US-based security and geo experts at the Ask Me Anything booth.

  • See how peers are leveraging the Elastic Stack to solve public sector problems.

  • Up your cybersecurity game with machine learning and alerting tools for better threat hunting, detection, and remediation.

  • Explore tools for securely managing your deployment at scale and on any infrastructure.

  • See how to put new features like APM and Elasticsearch SQL to work at live demo stations.

Please note: priority tickets for this event will be reserved for public sector employees and contractors.


  • 7:30 a.m. – Close
    Ask Me Anything + Demos

    Get expert advice from Elastic engineers and architects all day at the Ask Me Anything booth. Explore live demos of new features like Canvas, APM, and more.

  • 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
    Registration and Sponsor Showcase

    Grab your badge and see what our sponsors are up to.

  • 8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
    Opening Keynote

    Hear the Elastic vision for new products, features, solutions, and deployment options straight from the creators of the Stack.

    Shay Banon, Founder & CEO | Elastic

  • 9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.
    What's Evolving in the Elastic Stack

    See product roadmaps for Elasticsearch, Kibana, Beats, and Logstash with demos and announcements for everything from rollups to Elasticsearch SQL.

    Steve Kearns, Senior Director of Product Management | Elastic

  • 9:45 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
    Logging, Metrics, and APM: The Operations Trifecta

    Take your operational visibility to the next level by bringing your logs, metrics, and now APM data under one roof. Learn how to use the Elastic Stack to search logs, analyze metrics, and leverage APM features for better performance monitoring and faster troubleshooting.

    Asawari Samant, Director of Product Marketing | Elastic

  • 10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

    Take your questions to the Ask Me Anything booth and visit Elastic demo stations.

  • 10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
    Canvas for Building Real-Time Infographics

    Go behind the scenes and learn how Canvas helps you create pixel-perfect, infographic-inspired, living visualizations in Kibana. Plus, see how the new Elasticsearch SQL language plugs into Canvas.

    Alex Francoeur, Principal Product Manager | Elastic

  • 11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
    Elastic Cloud Enterprise

    Hear about different Elasticsearch deployment options and best practices. Get the background and understand when to consider Elastic Cloud Enterprise (ECE) versus the traditional self-managed approach. Plus, see how ECE works and take a peek at all the latest features, like designated node types and UCV2.

  • 11:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
    Resources for a Successful Elastic Journey

    Hear about training, support, community, and compliance resources available to Elastic public sector users.

  • 12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

    Eat lunch with fellow tour goers and Elastic experts.

  • 1:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
    Technical Presentations (choose a track)

    Track 1 - Data Security and Cyber Analytics
    Technical Presentation: End-to-End Security Analytics with the Elastic Stack

    Interested in staying ahead of the adversary in a shifting security landscape? Learn how to create a centralized security analytics platform with the speed and scale you need for ad hoc analysis during threat detection and hunting exercises.

    Track 2 - Analytics and Search
    Technical Presentation: Geo capabilities in Elasticsearch

    Take a deep dive into all the latest geo capabilities in Elasticsearch and Apache Lucene, including Elastic Map Service, geo field mappings, geo indexing and Lucene data structures, and geo aggregations for spatial data analysis.

  • 1:45 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
    User Stories

    Track 1 - Data Security and Cyber Analytics
    User Stories

    Hear from public sector users leveraging the Elastic Stack for cybersecurity.

    Track 2 - Analytics and Search
    User Stories

    Hear from public sector users leveraging the Elastic Stack for search, analytics, and more.

  • 2:30 p.m. – 2:55 p.m.

    Take your questions to the Ask Me Anything booth and visit Elastic demo stations.

  • 2:55 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
    User Stories

    Track 1 - Data Security and Cyber Analytics
    User Story

    Hear from a public sector user leveraging the Elastic Stack for cybersecurity.

    Track 2 - Analytics and Search
    User Story

    Hear from a public sector user leveraging the Elastic Stack for search, analytics, and more.

  • 3:15 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
    Feature Deep Dive Lightning Talks

    Track 1 - Data Security and Cyber Analytics
    Feature Deep Dive Lightning Talks

    Cross-Cluster Search to Federate The Hunt

    Learn why some users want to leave their security data closer to its source. See how to design federated role-based access controls across clusters and how High Availability and Disaster Recovery are architected at the edge.

    Woody Walton | Elastic

    Blue Team Data Hygiene with the Elastic Common Schema

    Learn why it matters what you name a source IP, see examples of the emerging taxonomy standards like ATT&CK and learn how to standardize your security data with the Elastic Common Schema.

    Tristan Ahmadi | Elastic

    Winlogbeat+Sysmon for the ATT&CK Win

    Learn how to capture the right data to maximize ATT&CK coverage and see how to go beyond SIEM with Elastic machine learning and Windows event logs.

    Kent Brake | Elastic

    Track 2 - Analytics and Search
    Feature Deep Dive Lightning Talks

    The Elastic Stack Geo UI

    Learn how to extend and enhance Elasticsearch geo capabilities with a GIS application for both ad-hoc analysis and dashboard presentation. See how to use the layer-based UI for adding, styling, and reordering layers with data from aggregations and individual documents.

    Mike Barretta | Elastic

    Hardening Elasticsearch

    See how to leverage security features to bring authentication, authorization, auditing, and encryption to the open source Elastic Stack. Get an overview of the proposed Elasticsearch DISA STIG, which aims to standardize and sanction our Elasticsearch hardening recommendations.

    Matt Isett | Elastic

    Elasticsearch SQL

    See how SQL capability for Elasticsearch provides a new SQL REST API, command line interface, and JDBC driver and simplifies usage of Elasticsearch for the large data analysis community.

    Dave Erickson | Elastic



Kevin Kluge

Senior VP of Engineering, Elastic


Steve Kearns

Senior Director of Product Management, Elastic


Asawari Samant

Director of Product Marketing, Elastic


Alex Francoeur

Principal Product Manager, Elastic


Space is limited, so register now to save your spot. Please note that first priority for tickets will go to public sector users and contractors.

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