May 18, 2023

Google Austin
500 W 2nd St Suite 2900 Austin, TX 78701

GrafanaLive is coming back to a city near you!

We’ve heard your feedback and have curated a full-day event with your local Grafana team where you’ll get hands-on training from our technical experts and real-world tips and tricks for using Grafana to visualize critical observability metrics, including load testing, telemetry, and incident response and management.

Join us in person for an expert-led workshop, lunch, and technical deep dive sessions. You’ll also have the chance to get your questions answered during a live Q&A.

There’s a $100 fee to participate in the workshop, and lunch and afternoon sessions are free to attend. We are limiting capacity to ensure your experience is personalized and interactive, so be sure to register ASAP to save your seat.


  1. 9:00 a.m. 9:30 a.m.
    Registration opens for the workshop
    Check in for the morning paid workshop, grab a seat, and enjoy coffee and breakfast with fellow attendees.
  2. 9:30 a.m. 12:00 p.m.
    REGISTRATION CLOSED: Extreme Dashboard Makeover Hands-on Workshop (paid workshop)
    Learn how to deliver visually appealing, highly impactful Grafana dashboards with design details that will wow your colleagues. See how you can create dashboards tailored to specific personas and get tips and tricks for creating clear and captivating dashboards every time.
  3. 11:30 a.m. 12:00 p.m.
    Registration opens for lunch and the afternoon session
    Check in to join us for the complimentary lunch and networking with fellow attendees before heading to the afternoon sessions.
  4. 12:00 p.m. 1:00 p.m.
    Lunch and networking
    Enjoy complimentary lunch and an have an opportunity to network with our team and other attendees.
  5. 1:00 p.m. 1:40 p.m.
    Getting started with SLOs in Grafana
    Service level objectives, service level agreements, service level indicators – oh my! Get an introduction to the world of performance standards and learn the basics of defining and implementing them with Grafana as a single pane of glass. See how to implement SLOs and utilize Grafana to track performance and iterate on your goals.
  6. 1:40 p.m. 2:15 p.m.
    Predict & avoid outages and issues with Grafana Cloud k6 load testing
    Observability gives you insight into how your applications are performing in production. But if you want to find performance issues before going live, you need to shift left and run load tests. Grafana Cloud k6 is a modern testing platform built for engineering teams. Learn how you can use it to automate testing, test earlier in the development process, and bring higher quality products to market faster.
    • Michael De Simone, Principal Solutions Engineer, Grafana Labs
  7. 2:15 p.m. 2:30 p.m.
  8. 2:30 p.m. 3:10 p.m.
    So, something is wrong. How incident response & management tools can help
    When things go wrong, Grafana dashboards help you find answers in your metrics, logs, and traces. Learn how to integrate incident response and management (IRM) into your existing workflows by creating and managing on-call schedules, integrating with third-party alert notification services, and automating incident management tasks – all with Grafana IRM tools.
  9. 3:10 p.m. 3:50 p.m.
    10 expert tips for building the best Grafana dashboards
    We’ve hosted dozens of Grafana dashboard improvement workshops and distilled our best insights into 10 great tips you can use today. Take your dashboarding skills to the next level and see how you can deliver visually appealing, highly impactful Grafana dashboards with design details that will wow your colleagues. Learn tricks for tailoring your dashboards to specific personas and creating clear and captivating visualizations every time.
    • Brandy Smith, Staff Customer Solutions Engineer, Grafana Labs
  10. 3:50 p.m. 4:00 p.m.
    Closing remarks and Q&A


May 18, 2023


Google Austin

500 W 2nd St Suite 2900 Austin, TX 78701

Thank you to our host


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By registering for this event you agree to the event terms and conditions and the code of conduct. You also agree to be emailed about event details and related product-level information. Paid workshops are non-refundable, but may be transferred.