August 18-19th

Summit 2021


Summit 2021

Back by popular demand, we’re excited to announce the eBPF Summit 2021.

Connecting end-users

The eBPF Summit brings together end-users and the eBPF developer community for two days of exciting content all around eBPF.

Trending technologies

eBPF is quickly becoming one of the most talked about technologies in our industry - enabling a new generation of networking, observability and security tools.

Sharing experience

Just like last year, we will hear from both end-users sharing their experience using eBPF as well as developers actively working on eBPF and eBPF projects.


  • Daniel Borkmann, Isovalent

    BPF and Spectre: Mitigating transient execution attacks

  • Jaana Dogan, AWS

    eBPF in Microservices Observability

  • Brendan Gregg, Netflix

    Getting Started with BPF observability

  • Thomas Graf, Isovalent

    The State & Future of eBPF

  • Liz Rice, Isovalent

    A Load Balancer from scratch

  • Dave Thaler, Microsoft

    eBPF for Windows

  • Anthony Comtois, Joseph Samuel, Sebastian Duff, Sky

    eBPF & Cilium at Sky


  • Kevin Sheldrake, Microsoft

    Auto-discovery of Kernel Struct Offsets without BTF

  • Weilong Cui & Xinyuan Zhang, Google

    Enabling User-space C-native Testing of eBPF Programs

  • Sujin Park, Georgia Tech

    Contextual Concurrency Control

  • Simar Singh, Aqua Security

    Why is my eBPF code slow?

  • Brian Merrell, Walmart

    Running and orchestrating multiple XDP and TC programs

  • Grant Seltzer, Aqua Security

    Compile Once Run Everywhere, the BPF Dream

  • Yehonatan Bruchim, Flow

    Speaking the verifier's language - turning from an enemy to a friend

Capture The Flag

First-ever eBPF-themed Capture the Flag (CTF) event.

Last year's summit

Many different perspectives were covered from kernel maintainers working on eBPF implementation, through projects using eBPF technology to create next-generation tools, through to end users sharing their experiences of leveraging this awesome new set of capabilities.

eBPF Summit 2020