By Kong on July 13, 2021

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Save the Date: Kong Summit 2021 Hybrid, September 27-29

“Developing the Connected World: Building the Cloud Connectivity Fabric”

Call for Speakers Open Through July 25 – Seeking Experts to Share Use Cases, Best Practices and Lessons Learned in APIs, Kubernetes, Microservices, Service Mesh and More!


SAN FRANCISCO, July 13, 2021​​Kong Inc., the cloud connectivity company, today announced its fourth annual conference, Kong Summit 2021, will take place on September 27-29. The hybrid event experience will enable attendees to access all sessions virtually from any location in the world, with the option to attend in person at The Palace Hotel in San Francisco. The summit opens with a training day on September 27, followed by two days of keynotes and sessions on September 28-29.

This year’s theme is “Developing the Connected World,” which will feature curated content for developers and architects who have accelerated digital transformation with Kubernetes and microservices, and are ready to complete their vision. Sessions will provide attendees with the practical know-how and tools for building a secure cloud connectivity fabric that stitches together clouds, architectures and APIs to achieve end-to-end connectivity for the modern enterprise.

The call for speakers is now open until July 25 at 11:59 p.m. PT. If you are interested in learning more or applying to speak about topics such as adopting multi-cloud, running microservices at scale, exposing APIs as a product, creating a unified developer experience and amplifying automation (CI/CD and Kong), please visit:

Kong Summit brings together members of the Kong user community, enterprise customers, partners, ecosystem contributors from other open source communities and industry thought leaders. Attendees will learn new strategies, explore novel ways of approaching technical and organizational problems, hear user and customer case studies, get hands-on experience with Kong’s latest and greatest features, and more. View all the 2020 Kong Summit session replays here. To keep updated on registration details, including early bird tickets and the agenda, please visit and follow the conversation on Twitter via #KongSummit21.

About Kong Inc.

Kong creates software and managed services that connect APIs and microservices natively across and within clouds, Kubernetes, data centers and more using intelligent automation. Built on an open source core, Kong’s cloud connectivity platform enables digital innovation by allowing organizations to reliably and securely manage the full lifecycle of APIs and services for modern architectures, including microservices, serverless and service mesh. By providing developer teams with unprecedented architectural freedom, Kong accelerates innovation cycles, increases productivity, and seamlessly bridges legacy and modern systems and applications. For more information about Kong, please visit or follow @thekonginc on Twitter.