Session 1
10:45 11:15

Increasing Developer Efficiency Through Cloud Automation Platform

Gabriel Koch

Head Cloud Center of Excellence

Raffael Klingler

Senior Cloud Engineer

We will share how AXA Switzerland is building a Cloud Automation Platform to enable developers to build cloud software better and more efficiently.
We will present the vision for our cloud automation platform, key technologies we use, and how we integrate it into our existing tools and processes, as well as the current iteration of the product and our experience so far
Join us to learn how we reduce complexity for developers and increase their time spent on business value.

About the Speakers

Gabriel Koch

Gabriel has a background in software engineering and a long-standing fascination for infrastructure and automation. He has worked with clouds since 2014, with Docker since its inception, and worked hands on in the first wave of cloudification at AXA.

After supporting various Swiss SMEs as a cloud consultant, he is now leading AXA Switzerland’s Cloud Center of Excellence.


Raffael Klingler

Raffael has a background in system engineering and has been involved in AXA’s cloud journey since its very beginning.

His natural enemy are manual, repetitive tasks, which he actively combats with automation.

Alongside work, he is pursuing his master’s degree in computer science with a focus on cloud native and serverless technologies.



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Frequently Asked Questions

For whom is Cloud Leadership Day?

Cloud Leadership Day brings together over 800 leaders and experts from across industries to share their experience and insights on the latest trends, best practices, and strategies related to cloud transformation

Who is deciding on the topics?

The program is selected by an independent board of customer representatives and delivered by cloud practitioners and experts. Content is selected to provide maximum benefit to participants through relevant topics, innovative insights, and clear, actionable takeaways. 

When will the 2024 program be released?

Our board members are currently reviewing speaker submissions to decide which talks to bring to the Cloud Leadership Day stage.

The first round of speakers will be announced at the end of February, so stay tuned!

When and where does Cloud Leadership Day take place?

Cloud Leadership Day will be on June 19, 2024, from 7am to 5.30pm CEST, followed by informal drinks and networking.  

This in-person conference will be held at: 

Arena Cinema Zurich 

Kalanderplatz 8 

8045 Zurich 

What type of tickets exist?
Early Bird tickets are available until December 31, 2023. Grab them before they fly away! 
Individual tickets, as well as discounted group tickets, will be available after Early Bird. For more info about pricing, head to our ticket shop or drop us an email.



What about the co-located Data & AI Leadership Day?

Data & AI are important topics in the cloud area too, which is why this conference will take place alongside Data & AI Leadership Day. Ticket holders will have access to both conferences.