APRIL 1-5, 2024 | MANDALAY BAY, LAS VEGAS

Step Into the Platform Era

Accelerate Starts in

Join us for four days of learning, connecting, and exploring.

Today, people, data, and devices are everywhere, and the threat landscape is growing at an unprecedented pace. To ensure the highest level of protection, companies must adopt a fresh approach to security, converging their software, hardware, and cloud technologies.

Step into a new generation of security. Step into the platform era.

Voice of the Customer

At Accelerate 2024 you will hear from some of our over 700,000 customers who have been there, done that — all with Fortinet's broad range of solutions. View the Session Catalog for more information and check out our growing list of companies who will share their stories.

Voice of the Customer Presenting Companies

Training Tracks

Gain security insights in the technical sessions, conference workshops, and Voice of the Customer sessions.

Professional Networking

At Accelerate, you'll connect with like-minded individuals from around the world who share your passion for network and cybersecurity. Share your expertise, gain knowledge from others, and expand your network.

Tech Expo

The Tech Expo is the heart and soul of the conference. Dedicated time has been allotted for you to engage in deep conversations with Fortinet experts in the FortiVillage. Fortinet's top partners will also be located throughout the expo to introduce you to new offerings to level up your cybersecurity strategy.

Keynotes

Our 2024 keynote sessions will feature insight from Fortinet’s visionary leaders, such as Ken Xie, John Maddison, Matt Pley, Joe Sarno, and Robert May, showcasing cutting-edge strategies and providing invaluable insights.

In addition, you'll hear from leaders from globally-recognized organizations who will take the stage this year to discuss collaborative initiatives benefiting our entire industry.

Ken Xie
Ken Xie Founder and CEO
Robert May
Robert May EVP of Technology and Product Management
John Maddison
John Maddison Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President, Product Strategy
Matthew Pley
Matthew Pley Executive Vice President of America Sales
Joe Sarno
Joe Sarno Executive Vice President of International Sales

A schedule packed full of innovation

Immerse yourself in a dynamic and innovative event session, filled with cutting-edge concepts and groundbreaking ideas that promise to redefine the way we approach challenges in the ever-evolving landscape.

More Time

We've added an extra day to ensure you are able to take full advantage of the workshops and sessions. More time in the Tech Expo and breakout sessions will enhance your knowledge and deepen your understanding of the breadth and depth of Fortinet solutions.

Voice of the Customer

Returning for 2024 is the popular Voice of the Customer track, where you'll hear from customers who have been there, done that, all with Fortinet's broad range of solutions.

Technical Tracks

Partners and customers more technically inclined will appreciate the technical track, with workshops designed to take a deeper dive into the products and solutions available.

Monday, April 1, 2024
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Arrival Day and Check In
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Ultimate Fabric Challenge Finale
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Welcome Reception
Tuesday, April 2, 2024
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Breakfast
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Opening General Session
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Tech Expo + Lunch
2:30 PM - 3:10 PM
Technical Sessions
Voice of the Customer Sessions
3:30 PM - 4:10 PM
Technical Sessions
Voice of the Customer Sessions
4:30 PM - 5:10 PM
Technical Sessions
Voice of the Customer Sessions
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Happy Hour(s) in Tech Expo / Testing Center
Wednesday, April 3, 2024
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Breakfast
8:30 AM - 9:15 AM
Technical Sessions
Voice of the Customer Sessions
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Technical Sessions
Voice of the Customer Sessions
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
Technical Sessions
Voice of the Customer Sessions
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Tech Expo + Lunch
2:30 PM - 3:10 PM
Technical Sessions
Voice of the Customer Sessions
3:30 PM - 4:10 PM
Technical Sessions
Voice of the Customer Sessions
4:30 PM - 5:10 PM
Technical Sessions
Voice of the Customer Sessions
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Happy Hour(s) in Tech Expo / Testing Center
Thursday, April 4, 2024
7:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Breakfast
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Accelerate Platinum Partner Sessions
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
Technical Sessions
Voice of the Customer Sessions
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Tech Expo + Lunch
2:30 PM - 3:10 PM
Technical Sessions
Voice of the Customer Sessions
2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Post Conference Workshops*
3:30 PM - 4:10 PM
Technical Sessions
Voice of the Customer Sessions
4:30 PM - 5:10 PM
Technical Sessions
Voice of the Customer Sessions
8:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Closing Party
Friday, April 5, 2024
7:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Departure Day
9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Post Conference Workshops continued
Saturday, April 6, 2024
7:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Post-Conference Workshops Departure Day

   Agenda subject to change. Review Voice of the Customer sessions, Technical sessions, Conference Workshops, and Post-Conference Workshops.

Ultimate Fabric Challenge

The Ultimate Fabric Challenge helps provide a forum for individuals who have invested time and effort to become skilled with Fortinet products to demonstrate their expertise to a wider audience.

What is the Ultimate Fabric Challenge?

The Ultimate Fabric Challenge is an eSports skills competition, based on a series of cybersecurity challenges. To succeed, players must use their skills with Fortinet products to solve objectives in a set amount of time. Previous challenges include objectives related to SD-WAN, Zero Trust, SASE, incident response, OT, central management, and more.

The Best of the Best

The top 10 from each region are exclusively invited to compete in the global championship, held during the Fortinet Accelerate global conference. Aside from bragging rights, the top three winners receive cash prizes and are recognized on stage at the event.

Participating Companies

Mandalay Bay Resort

This year Accelerate 24 will be at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, the perfect city to host our event.

Accommodations

Special rates are available only to Accelerate 2024 attendees. Whether you choose to stay at the Mandalay Bay Resort or the nearby, all-suites Delano, you'll be staying in style and close to the action.

Meeting Facilities

Accelerate keynotes and workshops will be held in the North Convention Center. You’ll find breakfast and lunch, the Tech Expo and additional workshops one level up in the South Convention Center.

Fortinet Accelerate 2024 Sponsors

Thanks to our growing list of Platinum, Gold, Silver, and Bronze sponsors. Welcome!

Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Bronze Sponsors