WMCUG October Event - Network Automation and Orchestration

Wednesday, October 24th , 2018 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM at Davenport University Donald W. Maine College Of Business Room 208, 6191 Kraft Ave SE, Caledonia, MI 49512

We're hosting a panel of Network Engineers from the area to share their perspective on the topic of Network Automation and Orchestration. This is your opportunity to have an open conversation with experts in the field of Network Automation.


  • Fred Damstra - Cloud Security Architect with over 20 years of experience in information technology and security. He has worked for a variety of companies in the private and public sector, including Adobe Systems Inc., Wolverine Worldwide, and the Department of Homeland Security. His background includes DevOps and security automation using tools including SaltStack, Ansible, Terraform, CloudFormation, and AWS Lambda.
  • Scott Ware - Senior Security Engineer with over 15 years experience in the security and networking field. A big advocate and fan of automation and coding, Scott has contributed various software libraries to the community that help drive efficiency and workflows.
  • Nicole Scheffler has worked across business units in various engineering roles within Cisco for over 12 years. and now leads Engineering Strategy for Americas Partner Organization. She holds a Masters degree in Information Technology from University of North Texas. She has also been an Adjunct Professor at Davenport University and Lansing Community College in networking and security courses. Nicole also highlights other women in tech with her Diva Tech Talk podcast and has founded two community organizations for technology locally and one is WMUCG! She loves live music and spending time with her family outdoors.

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