Education, Entertainment, and Excellence

Gene Kim dynamically engages an audience, can speak to the desires and frustrations of almost any functional area of the organization, and can convey seemingly lofty and complex goals into inspiring and concrete steps toward achieving greater goals.


Gene Kim DevOps

Potential Topics

We will work with you to ensure that the topic covered meets your goals. Here are some of his greatest hits:

  • Why Everyone Needs DevOps Now: A Fifteen Year Study of High-Performing Organizations
  • Achieving DevOps, Security, and Compliance Goals
  • Creating the Dev/Test/PM/Ops Super-tribe: From “Visible Ops” to DevOps
  • How To Better Sell DevOps

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Gene Kim at DockerCon

From Gene’s 2014 DockerCon talk about lessons he has learned from his fifteen-year journey studying high-performing IT organizations and the DevOps movement.


Gene Kim has been studying high-performing technology organizations for nearly 20 years. He has been asked to share his learnings with many companies, across many industries. In the past ten years, Gene has accepted speaking engagements with or performed advisory work for the following companies.


speaking engagements and advisory roles

451 Group, Aaron’s, Akamai, Allegiant Airlines, Amplify, American Airlines, American Express, Apprenda, Atlassian, AOL, Apple, AutoTrader, Automic, AXA, Bank of America, Blackboard, BMC Software, bWIN, Booz Allen Hamilton, Capital One, CareSource, Carlyle Group, CA, Caterpillar, Chef, Cloudbees, CollabNet, Comcast, Dynatrace, EVT, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), Defense Intelligence Agency, Department of Homeland Security,, Delphix, Docker, eBay, EchoStar, EDS (now HP), Electric Cloud, Equifax, Experian, ExtraHop Networks, Energy Future Holdings (EFH), ExxonMobil, Fannie Mae, Federal Aviation Administration, Ford, General Motors, Goldman Sachs, HP Enterprise, IBM, Intel, Intuit, JumpCloud, Kenna Security, LeanKit, LiveNation/Ticketmaster, Lockheed Martin, MailChimp, MasterCard, Microsoft, Mitchell International, MITRE, National Association of Corporate Directors, National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA), Nationwide Insurance, NeuStar, New Relic, Nike, Nintendo America, Nordstrom, Northwest Mutual, NyserNet, One Beacon Insurance, Opsmatic (now New Relic), PagerDuty, Payment Card Industry, Pearson, Progressive Insurance, ProKarma, Promontory Interfinancial, Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB), Puppet, Rally Software (now CA), Real8, Red Hat, Reliant Security, Riot Games, Roche, RSA, Salesforce, Serena, ServiceNow, Sierra Ventures, Signal Sciences, Sirius, SocketPlane (now Docker), Sonatype, Sony Interactive, Standard Insurance, SuperValu, Target, Tenable Security, Tibco, Travelex, Twistlock, Tripwire, UBS, UPS, University of British Columbia, US Department of Homeland Security, US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), Verisign, VeriStor, Verizon, Visa, Walgreens, The Walt Disney Corporation, Walmart, Warner Brothers, White & Case, XebiaLabs, Yahoo!