Event Agenda


Event Schedule

The Americas

November 17-18

9am | Pacific Standard Time

Asia Pacific, Japan, and India

November 18-19

9am | GMT +8 / Singapore Time

Europe, Middle East, and

November 18-19

9am | GMT / UK Time


9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Join Palo Alto Networks executives, industry experts and global icons as we dive deep into the products, innovations and best practices that enable security without compromise.

Keynotes will broadcast live on November 17 and 18 in the Americas, and November 18 and 19 in Europe and Asia, and will not be accessible after Ignite '20. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to hear from Palo Alto Networks leaders dedicated to building a better tomorrow.

Ignite '20 Keynotes

EXPO & Interactive Demos

10:30 AM – 2:30 PM

Visit our virtual Expo Hall to network with product leaders and innovators, watch demos, and learn about the latest Palo Alto Networks technology. You’ll be able to participate in live coffee table discussions with experts, hear from event sponsors, join exclusive communities and experience all the resources Palo Alto Networks offers our customers.

This year at Ignite ‘20, we are holding a Passport to Prizes competition that gives you the chance to be rewarded for exploring EXPO booths. At each EXPO booth, you will have the opportunity to scan your badge for (1) entry into the raffle for an Amazon gift card. You can scan your badge at every booth for more entries into the raffle, but you can not scan your badge twice at the same booth. We are raffling off (3) Amazon gift cards in each geographic region (AMER, EMEA, APJ). These gift cards are valued at $1,000USD, $750USD, and $500USD. **Official rules and exclusions apply and will be posted on the Ignite ’20 Platform** Click here for details.

Training & Cert Prep Sessions

10:45 AM – 5:00 PM

To ensure you’re secure today and ready for what’s next, we’re hosting a range of free virtual classes offered only at Ignite '20. Designed for cybersecurity professionals of all levels, they’ll help you strengthen your security skill set, confidently deploy Palo Alto Networks products and realize ROI in record time. Spots are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Attendees are encouraged to log on to the Zoom session up to 15 minutes before the listed start time to secure your spot. Learn more.

Free Certification Prep Courses
Breakout Sessions

Breakout Sessions

10:45 AM – 2:45 PM

Ignite '20 features 40+ breakout sessions with your role, interests and business needs in mind. These sessions will cover everything from industry thought leadership to product updates, best practices and innovative customer use cases.

Join our live broadcast to participate in Q&A sessions with the speakers (see times in the agenda below), or view breakout content on demand during the event and for up to 30 days after launch. The Ignite '20 agenda builder, going live on November 15, will help you design an agenda specific to your interests and based on your schedule.

Browse our content curriculum, spanning five unique product and thought leadership tracks and a wide array of product training and certification prep sessions.

Download the full 2-day agenda here.

Content Tracks

Secure Network Transformation

Learn how to manage your network transformation and secure access for today's remote and hybrid workforces.

  • Let’s get SASE! Secure Access Service Edge
  • The Industry’s First Next-Generation SD-WAN
  • Enabling Cloud-Delivered Network Security with Prisma Access
  • How to Not Screw Up Remote Access Security in this Post-COVID World
  • Prisma Access: Best Practices for ZTNA, Cloud Migrations and Scalability
  • Replacing Legacy WAN with Next-Gen SD-WAN
  • Roadmap: What’s New in Prisma Access

Intelligent Network Security

Get the latest insights on intelligent, proactive network security solutions, spanning from the data center to the edge and IoT.

  • Recent NGFW innovations for Performance, Scale and Resilience
  • 2020 EVIL-ution of Ransomware - Emerging Threat Protection in 3 Easy Steps
  • Best Practices To Implement Decryption On Your NGFWs With Confidence
  • Best Practices for Managing Firewalls with Panorama
  • 5 Tips for Automating and Scaling Virtual NGFWs in Virtual Data Centers
  • Overcoming Data Loss Prevention Challenges
  • Securing Your Applications and Users in the Post-Pandemic World
  • Addressing 5G Cybersecurity: Challenges & Opportunities
  • Best Practices To Extend Protection To Your Applications and Sensitive Data Shifting To The Cloud
  • Case Study: IoT Security Real World Deployment Best Practices
  • Optimizing Your Web Security: Stopping Threats With Tools You Already Have
  • Seconds Matter - Preventing Unknown Threats in Real-Time with Inline Machine Learning
  • Operationalizing Your Firewalls: Features You May Not Be Using

The Autonomous SOC

Get expert viewpoints and case examples to help your security operations team combat new and sophisticated threats.

  • This Doesn’t “SOC”: The Benefits of a SOC (Without the Pain of Building One)
  • 5 Advanced Threat-Hunting Techniques You Should Be Using
  • SOC Best Practices from the Front Lines
  • Making Sense Out of All the Noise - Fundamentals of Security Operations
  • Building the Next Generation of Threat Detection & Response
  • Unexpected XSOAR Use Cases
  • Tales From the Crypsis
  • Cyber Threat Intelligence, Moving Beyond the IOC

Secure Cloud Transformation

Discover the latest thinking and innovation around securing cloud development for organizations.

  • Getting a Secure Handle on Cloud - Cloud Security Demystified
  • Prisma Cloud 2.0: The Industry’s Only Comprehensive Cloud Native Security Platform
  • Cloud Blind Spots
  • Container Security Deep Dive: How to Protect Containers at Scale
  • Successfully Securing Global Customers with Managed Prisma Cloud and ElevenPaths
  • Meeting Emerging Compliance Requirements in Public Cloud: How 3-GIS Conquered GDPR with Prisma Cloud

Thought Leadership

Understand the strategic security imperatives impacting executives and their organizations now.

  • Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Threat Landscape (Unit 42)
  • Communicating Confidence: Talking With Your Board About Threats
  • Transforming Post-COVID: Upleveling Security For Your Remote Users
  • The Platform Approach: A Fireside Chat with Caesars Entertainment
  • End-to-End Zero Trust
  • Tech Talk 2.0 with Marques Brownlee

Full Agenda