By on June 17, 2019

Get Sent to Kong Summit 2019 with this Dear Boss Letter

Kong Summit 2019 will be here before you know it, and we hope to see you October 2-3 in San Francisco, California, along with Kong’s community of engineers, architects, and microservices thought leaders.

With a packed two-day schedule, Kong Summit will be a unique opportunity to discover, learn and try the technologies, practical solutions and techniques needed to create modern service architectures.

Now’s the time to get approval for you (or your team) to attend, if you haven’t already, and to secure a Super Early Bird Ticket.

We’ve put together the letter below that you can customize and send to your manager or teammates.

 

Justification Letter

Subject line: Please send me to Kong Summit 2019: Building the Next Era of Software

Dear [Boss/Team],

I’d love to attend Kong Summit 2019: Building the Next Era of Software, which takes place October 2-3, 2019 in San Francisco, California at the Hilton Union Square. It will be a great opportunity for me to not only learn about new innovations and best practices around microservices and hybrid infrastructures but also to meet other [insert role] who are tackling similar challenges at their organizations.

Kong Summit explores the latest innovations in APIs, microservices, service mesh and cloud native technologies, including how organizations can effectively implement those technologies today. I’m confident my attendance at Kong Summit 2019 will provide valuable training to help us achieve [fill in team goal] this year.

A ticket to Kong Summit includes two full days of sessions, including technical and thought leadership tracks, hands-on workshops, meals and entrance to the event’s party on Day 1. If I register by July 15, the conference ticket is just $299. With travel and accommodations totaling [fill in cost], the all-in cost would be [total].

Thank you for considering my request to attend this event. I’m very excited about it and believe it will be a worthwhile investment for our company. I look forward to your thoughts on it.

Thanks,
[Your Name]