Get closer to the cloud at the Google Cloud Summit
Explore new ideas. Learn from industry experts. Engage with peers. Join us for an immersive event that brings together executives, customers, partners, developers, IT decision makers, and Google Engineers to build the future of the cloud. Choose from sessions on Google Cloud Platform, G Suite, Maps, Devices, and more.
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What was once considered impossible is now being rewritten. Innovation is accelerating because of what cloud can already do — it’s now your imagination that will drive what’s next.
Engage with the foremost minds leading the cloud revolution and learn how the modern enterprise is benefiting from the latest in cloud technology in unprecedented ways.
Join our community of visionaries, developers, tech advocates, enterprise partners, and global customers to build for tomorrow.
Content tailored to you
Sessions tailored to your interests and focus areas. Choose from dedicated visionary, strategic, technical, and experiential sessions about all things cloud, including:
Big Data & Machine Learning
Learn from the experts about best practice and design patterns for big data and machine learning applications. Hear in-depth discussions on Hadoop, Spark, BigQuery, Cloud Dataflow, Cloud Dataproc, Cloud Datalab, and Cloud ML.
Gain an understanding of GCP’s fully-managed serverless application environments like App Engine, Container Engine, and Firebase. Learn how to extend your applications with APIs from machine learning and explore how to extend your own APIs and services through the Apigee API management platform.
Infrastructure & Operations
See how Google’s compute, networking, storage, and security services reduce costs, while letting you move faster in today’s competitive market. Learn how to build on Google’s infrastructure and explore how cloud services can help you succeed by providing some of the most secure, performant, and environmentally-friendly options for your business.
Collaboration & Productivity
Learn how new G Suite products help you achieve better collaboration across your organization. Explore how Google protects your information and how machine intelligence helps you work smarter.
Meet your hosts
Director of Product Management
EMEA Head of Sales Engineering
Bill has over twenty-five years of experience as a business and information technology professional working in a variety of roles in sales, product management, engineering, and data center operations.
Bill Hippenmeyer currently runs the Sales Engineering and Sales Success teams within Google Apps for Work. Bill and his team actively engage with customers, partners, and other Googlers to drive creativity, innovation, and transformation. Bill is passionate about meeting with customers and partners for the purpose of gaining insight into how best to evolve the Apps suite to positively impact team productivity. Prior to this role, Mr. Hippenmeyer led the Apps Product Success team where he and his team worked hand-in-hand with cross-functional Google for Work organizational elements to ensure post-launch success of the Apps platform across all enterprise market segments.
Before Google, Mr. Hippenmeyer ran the North American Solutions Engineering team at Adobe working with customers to streamline customer-facing information flows using the Adobe Intelligent Document platform based on PDF. Bill also served at VERITAS as a Technical Product Manager developing business continuity solutions for key VERITAS partners in the ERP, SCM, CRM and Web Applications Infrastructure spaces. Preceding his work at VERITAS and Adobe, Bill spent seven years with Brio Software as the Vice President of Pre-Sales Engineering and Director of Engineering.
Mr. Hippenmeyer holds a BS in Computer Science from the Ohio State University and a MS in Computer Systems from the Air Force Institute of Technology where he was a Distinguished Graduate. He served for eight years in the U.S. Air Force in a variety of roles, including systems architect, software engineer, database administrator and UNIX systems programmer. He also worked with Air Force acquisition systems, Air Force Intelligence, and Joint Military Decision Support.
Mr. Hippenmeyer lives with his wife in San Jose, CA.
Nicholas has 20 years of experience leading engineering teams in building cutting-edge internet services. He a passionate advocate for cloud computing, and brings his expertise and passion to the job of helping customers drive cloud transformations of their own.
Prior to joining Google, Nicholas was the VP of Infrastructure for Spotify, where he lead the product and engineering teams for Data Infrastructure, Backend Service Infrastructure and Developer Tools. Nicholas knows the challenges of cloud transformation first-hand, having lead Spotify’s own cloud transformation and migration efforts.
Head of Nordics,
Head of Nordics,
Vice President, EMEA,
Vice President, EMEA,
Sebastien Marotte joined Google in January 2011 as Vice-President of Google Enterprise for EMEA. He is responsible for leading sales teams across EMEA, developing business strategy and identifying new growth opportunities for Google Enterprise in the region. Sebastien joined Google from Oracle where he was Senior Vice President of Technology for the Asia Pacific region, based in Singapore and responsible for leading the development of Oracle’s technology solutions portfolio and defining the regional business strategy. Prior to that, he spent 15 years in sales management at Hyperion Solutions, subsequently acquired by Oracle, where he started the company’s French operations, proceeded to oversee other European markets and became VP of Asia Pacific in 2005. Sebastien holds a Bachelors Degree in Mathematics and Science and attended a Postgraduated Programme in Business and Finance from ESLSCA.
What else is the Google Cloud Summit?
Engage with our expert partners
Meet our partners and discover the tailored enterprise solutions they are developing to enable your digital transformation.
Explore the latest technology
Immerse yourself and get hands on with the latest cloud technology solutions and partner offerings throughout our demo zones.
Eat, drink, and connect
Network with other like-minded industry colleagues, partners, and Googlers throughout the event.