For Logging, Search, Security, and Beyond

Get Elasticsearch, Kibana, Beats, and Logstash roadmaps. Meet our experts. Learn from your fellow Elastic Stack users. Elastic{ON} Tour brings you the helpful content, expert advice, hands-on training, and personal connections you need at an affordable price and with minimal time away from your desk.

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

  • Take your questions to the Ask Me Anything booth for in-person answers.

  • Connect with Elastic engineers, experts, and users.

  • Learn about new features like APM and Elasticsearch SQL in presentations and live demos.

  • Learn how to size your deployments and optimize your architecture.

  • Get access to one free on-demand logging, metrics, or APM fundamentals training course valued at $200.


  • 8:30 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.

  • 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m
    Registration, Sponsor Showcase

    Grab your badge and see what our sponsors are up to, then share your thoughts on diversity and inclusion in a group discussion.

  • 8:45 a.m. – 9:30 a.m
    Diversity and Inclusion in Tech
  • 9:30 a.m – 10:00 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

  • 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 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.

    Paul Sanwald, Director of Engineering | Elastic

  • 10:45 a.m. – 11:15 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 Elasticsearch efficiently combines these types of data in a single store and see how Kibana is used to search logs, analyze metrics, and leverage APM features for better performance monitoring and faster troubleshooting.

    Tanya Bragin, Senior Director of Product Management | Elastic

  • 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

    Eat lunch with fellow tour goers and Elastic experts.

  • 11:35 a.m. – 11:55 a.m.
    Lightning Talk: ARCANNA: Automated Root Cause Analysis with Elastic Stack
    Improve infrastructure/applications operational efficiency with neural network-based analysis on top of Elastic Stack.
  • 12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.
    _Search? Made Simple: Elastic + App Search

    Get an in-depth look at Elastic App Search, the fastest and simplest way to add search to your internal or external application. Learn how to quickly deploy highly relevant and performant search in your app.

    Peter Kim, Solutions Architect, Search Specialist | Elastic

  • 12:45 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.
    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.

    Kevin Keeney, Cybersecurity Advocate | Elastic

  • 1:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
    Observing, Monitoring, and Analyzing Comcast Video-on-Demand

    The journey to enhance customer video-on-demand experience at Comcast began with their first test drive of Elasticsearch. The Comcast team was immediately able to successfully utilize vendor-supplied logs to uncover a surprising set of results. Learn how Comcast chose the Elastic Stack and then ingested, processed, and visualized billions of third-party device log sets for a substantial increase in streaming success rates (and happier customers).

    Bill Wayda, Sr. Software Engineer | Comcast

    Scott Laubach, Director, Comcast QAM VOD Delivery Network | Comcast

  • 1:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

    Visit our sponsors, test out the Elastic demos, and enjoy unlimited Q&As at the Ask Me Anything booth.

  • 2:15 p.m. – 2:45 p.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.

    Steve Kearns, Senior Director of Product Management | Elastic

  • 2:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.
    Architectural Best Practices to Master + Pitfalls to Avoid

    Scale with confidence. From deploying a small dev cluster for app search to managing a prod deployment of hundreds of nodes, our Elastic experts have seen it all and they’re sharing everything you need to know.

    Eddie Kyriacou, Solutions Architect| Elastic

  • 3:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
    Machine Learning Deep Dive

    See time series forecasting and automatic log data categorization in action firsthand. Elastic machine learning features have grown into a powerful tool that automates notifications for anomalies and simplifies tasks like pre-configuring NGINX log analysis at scale. Learn how to put them to work on your data.

    Rich Collier, Senior Principal Solutions Architect & ML Specialist | Elastic

  • 3:45 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.
    Machine Learning @ E*Trade

    The Elastic Stack has been integral to the growth of E*Trade’s real-time operational intelligence pipeline. Hear their journey to adopting Elastic machine learning features and see firsthand how they’re using them to identify anomalies using full-text aggregations and performance data.

    Jeff Vestal, Sr. Systems Engineer | E*Trade

  • 4:15 p.m. – 5:15 p.m.
    Closing Happy Hour

    Grab a drink with Elastic folks and fellow attendees, make a final stop at the Ask Me Anything booth, and take your last chance to try out more features at the demo stations.

Community Grants

Financial aid for local community members in need.

Elastic Search Awards

Honoring projects that address global challenges with innovative technology.



Shay Banon

Founder & CEO, Elastic


Paul Sanwald

Director of Engineering, Elastic


Tanya Bragin

Senior Director of Product Management, Elastic


Kevin Keeney

Cybersecurity Advocate, Elastic


Bill Wayda

Sr. Software Engineer, Comcast


Scott Laubach

Director, Comcast QAM VOD Delivery Network, Comcast


Rich Collier

Senior Principal Solutions Architect & ML Specialist, Elastic


Jeff Vestal

Sr. Systems Engineer, E*Trade


Peter Kim

Solutions Architect, Search Specialist, Elastic


Steve Kearns

Senior Director of Product Management, Elastic


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