KAZOOcon 2019

Freedom to Do Business Your Way

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San Diego · June 18-20

The 6th annual KAZOOcon conference will make waves across telecom and break new barriers as industry leaders, technical masters, creative developers and telecom evangelists convene to explore the evolving technologies and cutting edge best practices across unified communications.

Why Attend

About KAZOOcon

KAZOOcon is inspired by KAZOO - 2600Hz’s advanced carrier grade UCaaS/CPaaS solution. 2600Hz’s revolutionary platform lets you do business your way, ultimately empowering resellers to customize every part of their UC solution, including pricing, branding, customer offerings and more.



What You’ll Gain

Whether you’re looking for the most recent advancements across UCaaS or CPaaS technologies, cutting edge best practices, or valuable networking opportunities, KAZOOcon 2019 will deliver an experience to remember.

As a KAZOOcon attendee, you will hear about the latest UC products and VoIP enhancements from telecom pioneers, mingle with industry experts and be part of bleeding-edge telecom and mobile technology developments. You’ll get early access to 2600Hz roadmap updates, as well as a chance to share your input on where the industry is going and what you want to see from KAZOO.



An Interactive Experience

Your time is important to us! So is ensuring each and every attendee finds value through insightful educational sessions and unparalleled networking engagements. From an interactive and innovative Hackathon to kickoff the adventure, to welcome receptions, after-parties and roundtable lunch sessions, this event will have it all.

Agenda ➭

Agenda Overview

Additional details will be added as speakers and sessions are finalized.

Tuesday

TIME

TITLE

LOCATION

12:00 - 17:00

Hackathon

@ Room Bay E

18:00 - 20:00

Welcome Reception

@ Private Beach

  • 08:00
  • 08:30
  • 09:00
  • 09:30
  • 10:00
  • 10:30
  • 11:00
  • 11:30
  • 12:00
  • 12:30
  • 13:00
  • 13:30
  • 14:00
  • 14:30
  • 15:00
  • 15:30
  • 16:00
  • 16:30
  • 17:00
  • 17:30
  • 18:00

Core Days

Wednesday and Thursday will consist of a main session then two breakout
sessions during similar tme frames. After Party is Wednesday 7pm-10pm @ PB Ale House.
Please see below for further information.

  • 08:00
  • 08:30
  • 09:00
  • 09:30
  • 10:00
  • 10:30
  • 11:00
  • 11:30
  • 12:00
  • 12:30
  • 13:00
  • 13:30
  • 14:00
  • 14:30
  • 15:00
  • 15:30
  • 16:00
  • 16:30
  • 17:00
  • 17:30
  • 18:00

Core Days

Wednesday and Thursday will consist of a main session then two breakout
sessions during similar tme frames. After Party is Wednesday 7pm-10pm @ PB Ale House.
Please see below for further information.

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2019 Sponsors


Description coming soon. Visit our website to learn more.


Yealink is a global leading provider of unified communication & collaboration solutions. Focusing on research and development, Yealink also insists on innovation and creation. With the outstanding technical patents of cloud computing , audio, video and image processing technology, Yealink has built up a panoramic collaboration solution of audio and video conferencing by merging its cloud services with a series of endpoints products. As one of the best providers in more than 140 countries and regions including the US, the UK and Australia, Yealink ranks No.1 in the global market share of SIP phone shipments. Visit our website to learn more.

Rev.io helps Communications and IoT service providers optimize their metered and recurring billing, build positive relationships with customers, avoid revenue leakage and grow their business. Our sophisticated billing-as-a-service (Baas) platform is an all-in-one solution for managing end customers' subscriptions, usage, taxation, billing and payments. Visit our website to learn more.

Xarios Dimensions provides contact center features as an over the top service for UCaaS subscribers. Simple provisioning, scalability and the ability to white label make Dimensions a compelling value-add option for service providers. Call analytics features provide the ability to track customer interactions and monitor user performance. Our real-time wallboard and supervisor dashboard provide visibility of active calls and allow the tracking of key user definable metrics to ensure customer service levels are being hit. Visual, audible and email alerts ensure performance affecting decisions can be made in a timely manner.





Htek is a professional designer and manufacturer of enterprise VoIP solutions, from phones to gateways. Well known for its standard two-year warranty, stable quality and software reliability as well as its cutting-edge features such as broad SIP compatibility with all mainstream PBX partners, Htek has provided customers in over 80 countries worldwide with high-quality VoIP solutions since its inception in 2005. Visit our website to learn more.





Plantronics and Polycom are relaunching as Poly to focus on providing collaboration and communication tools for the modern workspace. Poly, which means “many,” leverages the legendary audio and video expertise of Plantronics and Polycom and its breadth of smart endpoints that connect across and between unified communications platforms to reduce the distractions, complexity, and distance in the modern workspace. Poly aims to be the solution of choice whenever and wherever collaboration clouds reach people. Poly combines legendary audio expertise and powerful video and conferencing capabilities to overcome the distractions, complexity and distance that make communication in and out of the workplace challenging. Poly believes in solutions that make life easier when they work together and with our partner’s services. Our headsets, software, desk phones, audio and video conferencing, analytics and services are used worldwide and are a leading choice for every kind of workspace. For more information please visit: www.poly.com.





Vinix Cloud communications and dedicated internet services are tailored for businesses and enterprises of all sizes. The Vinix platform’s powerful features allow companies to leverage productivity and scalability in their communications. From the latest in enterprise VoIP hosted phone system features to top quality SIP Trunking – Vinix has the right solution for your business communication needs
Visit our website to learn more.

Erlang Solutions is a global technology company working with clients ranging from startups to Fortune 500, including WhatsApp, Klarna, Pivotal, Motorola, Ericsson and aeternity the blockchain company to mention a few. Our team counts over 80 people working from London, Stockholm, Krakow, Budapest and New York to fix issues of scale, reliability & performance. We are a true cultural mix of people working together to spread the reach of Erlang and Elixir programming languages across the globe.
Visit our website to learn more.

Sponsorship

Want to Sponsor KAZOOcon in 2020?

As a sponsor of KAZOOcon 2020, you’ll have the opportunity to take your experience to the next level and make meaningful connections with industry leaders and key decision makers. Additional benefits include:


  • Showcasing your brand as a thought leader aligned with the KAZOO vision

  • Generating new lead opportunities through personal interactions with KAZOO customers

  • Increasing brand awareness and positioning yourself as a 2600Hz partner

  • Meeting with members of the 2600Hz leadership team


Seize the opportunity to bring your brand and vision to KAZOOcon to build monumental and profitable business relationships. If you’re interested in becoming a KAZOOcon Sponsor email: marketing@2600hz.com


Download Sponsorship Packet

2019 Speakers

Darren Schreiber

2600Hz:
CEO & Co-Founder

Michael Sterl

Cloud Optik:
CEO

Patrick Sullivan

2600Hz:
COO & Co-Founder

Chris Burgy

Ooma: VP of
Corporate Development

Darren Knapp

Poly:
Sr. Manager, ITSP Sales

Mark Diaz

Vinix:
Founder

Karl Anderson

2600Hz:
CTO

Alex Aristides

M2S Integrations:
President

Miriam Libonati

2600Hz:
Head of Marketing

Jon Arnold

J Arnold & Associates:
Analyst

Blair Pleasant

COMMfusion LLC:
Analyst

Nico Tao

Htek:
Sales Director

James Aimonetti

2600Hz:
Erlang Specialist

Super Zheng

Yealink:
Sales & Relations

Luiz Azedo

2600Hz:
Software Engineer

Dave Gilbert

CEO &
Entrepreneur

Mark Magnusson

2600Hz: Senior
Software Engineer

Clark Peterson

CCA: Chairman of the Cloud
Communications Alliance

Alisa Bartash

2600Hz: Product
Marketing Manager

Rob Whitlatch

White Label Comm:
Senior Application Guru

Ashley Vernon

2600Hz:
Project Manager

Josh Robbins

SimpleVoIP:
President

Joe Bowser

Roth Jackson:
Partner

Melissa Cody

2600Hz: Senior Manager
of Customer Experience

Yuri Yushkov

Velvetech:
CEO

Crisantos Hajibrahim

Prodoscore:
Chief Product Evangelist

Ryan Koontz

Rev.io:
Director of Sales

Ben Wann

grouper.ai:
Founder

Phil Edholm

PKE Consulting:
President

Jimmy Lim

Xarios Technologies

Speakers

2020 Speaking Opportunties

Interested in being a speaker at a future KAZOOcon? Fill out the speaker submission form and we’ll be in touch shortly!


Speaking Submission Form

Location



Location

After last year’s success, KAZOOcon is back in San Diego at the Bahia Resort Hotel. Located on a 14-acre peninsula on the west shore of Mission Bay, the resort is just 8 miles from downtown San Diego and less than a 15 minute drive from San Diego International Airport.


Address:
Bahia Resort and Hotel
998 W Mission Bay Dr,
San Diego, CA 92109



Venue

The Bahia Resort Hotel is San Diego’s premier beachfront destination boasting lush tropical gardens and miles of sandy beaches. Along with beautiful views of Mission Bay, there are plentiful options for both fun and relaxation including a junior Olympic size swimming pool, whirlpool, tropical garden retreat, fitness center, tennis courts, arcade, and water sport rentals.



Room Reservations

We have reserved the best discounted rates for you. Reserve your room now or call the toll-free reservations line at 1-800-576-4229.

Reserve a Room


Transportation

The Bahia Resort Hotel is less than a 15 minute drive from San Diego International Airport. An Uber or Lyft will cost approximately $10 - $20 from the airport and there is free parking on-site (one car per room) if you choose to drive.

FAQs

General


What is KAZOOcon?

KAZOOcon, inspired by 2600Hz’s advanced carrier grade UCaaS solution KAZOO, is an annual gathering of industry leaders, technical masters, creative developers and telecom evangelists to explore the evolving technologies and cutting edge best practices across unified communications.



Who attends KAZOOcon?

Last year, many C-level business leaders and decision makers across a variety of market segments, including MSPs, ISPs, carriers, VARs, integrators, and service providers attended KAZOOcon.



When is KAZOOcon?

Tuesday, June 18, 2019 - Thursday, June 20, 2019



Where is KAZOOcon?

The Bahia Resort Hotel, located at 998 West Mission Bay Drive in San Diego, CA.



Registration & Lodging


How do I register?

Simply go here, select the number of tickets you would like to purchase, and complete the registration form.



What is included in the full event price?

  • Welcome Reception (Tuesday, June 18th)

  • Hackathon (Tuesday, June 18th)

  • All conference sessions (Wednesday, June 19th - Thursday, June 20th)

  • Light breakfast, coffee, and plated lunches (Tuesday, June 18th - Thursday, June 20th)

  • After Party (Wednesday, June 19th)

  • Continuous networking and fun!

  • Complimentary WiFi



How early should I register?

The earlier the better! It really is up to you, earlier tickets have a lower price. So if you want to get the best deal, make sure to purchase the early bird tickets and book a room at the Bahia. But we will always make room for one more last minute attendee.



What is the KAZOOcon cancellation/substitution policy?

Attendees can receive refunds up to 7 days before the event start date (June 18th, 2019).



Are there specific hotel rates?

We have secured the best discounted rate for you! Each room is $199 per night and the daily resort fee is waived. Just use code "2600Hz" or reserve your room here. Discounted rooms are limited, so be sure to reserve your room as early as possible.



What is the hotel cancellation policy?

The hotel cancellation policy is handled directly through the Bahia Resort Hotel. Your specific cancellation policy will be displayed or quoted at the time of reservation, and also appear in your reservation confirmation email. Reservations cancelled after your cancellation deadline will be subject to a cancellation fee of one night room and tax.



Travel


How do I get from the airport to the Bahia Resort Hotel?

Taxis and ride sharing services such as Lyft and Uber are the quickest and most convenient methods of transportation from the San Diego Airport to the Bahia Resort Hotel. An Uber/Lyft will cost approximately $10 - $20 but can vary upon demand. If you plan on renting a car, there is free on-site parking included with your room reservation at the resort (one car per room).



What is the weather like in San Diego in June?

It’s gorgeous! The average high is 71℉ with little to no precipitation. The average low is 62℉, so you may want to pack a light jacket or sweater for the evenings. Take a look at the average temperatures in San Diego here.



Where can I find information about San Diego and local attractions?

The Bahia Resort Hotel is conveniently located close to downtown San Diego as well as many of the area’s popular attractions. For information about local attractions, check out The Bahia Resort Hotel’s neighborhood Guide here.