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The best independent authors and bloggers, industry analysts, and experts in desktop and application virtualisation and consumerisation.

BriForum speakers are proven industry leaders, strategists, practitioners and your true peers in IT. Many of them are current IT professionals; others, well-known experts who hold the keys to solving your most pressing end-user computing issues. All BriForum speakers talk honestly and openly about technical challenges they have faced, how they solved them, what works and what doesn't. They are eager to share expertise and strategies for success.

Our Call for Papers selection process for speakers is rigorous, and ensures that BriForum is on top of industry trends and best of all - 100% independent.

Click here to learn more about our Call for Papers.

Your BriForum hosts include:


Gabe Knuth Gabe Knuth
Independent Industry Analyst & Blogger
Jack Madden Jack Madden

Our 2014 presenters were tremendous!

Erik Ableson, Senior Consultant, Infralys
Graeme Bailey Troubleshooter, TARCA
Shawn Bass Independent Consultant, ShawnBass.com
Ryan Bijkerk Development Manager, Login VSI
Daniel Bolton Technical Architect, Kingston University London
Vincent Branger Senior Consultant, Infralys
Kenny Buntinx Principal Consultant, Inovativ Belgium
Tim De Keukelaere Freelance Consultant, Dekeukelaere.com
Rick Dehlinger CTO, nGenx
Denis Gundarev Senior Consultant, Entisys Solutions Inc.
Adnan Hendricks IT Infrastructure Architect, Microspecialist Consulting
Magnar Johnsen Solution Architect, Firstpoint
Helge Klein Architect, Helge Klein GmbH
Gabe Knuth Independent Industry Analyst & Blogger, BrianMadden.com
Nico Luedemann CEO, bluecue consulting GmbH & Co. KG
Brian Madden Independent Industry Analyst, Blogger & Author, BrianMadden.com
Jack Madden Blogger, BrianMadden.com
Tim Mangan Kahuna, TMurgent Technologies
Patrick Mangan Specialist, TMurgent Technologies
Pierre Marmignon CEO, Norskale
Andy Morgan CTO, Enterprise Solutions
Jim Moyle Technical Evangelist, Atlantis Computing
Mike Nelson Architect, nGenx
Ian Parker Senior Webservices Administrator, Thomson Reuters
Thomas Poppelgaard Founder and CTO, Poppelgaard.com
Thorsten Rood Principal Architect, net.workers AG
Ruben Spruijt CTO, PQR
Peter Sterk Solution Architect, PQG
Benny Tritsch CTO, bluecue consulting GmbH & Co. KG
Jeroen van de Kamp, Chief Technology Officer, Login Consultants
Jeff Wouters Consultant, Methos

Conference Chair and Keynote Speaker

Brian Madden Brian Madden  
Independent Analyst, Blogger and Author, BrianMadden.com

Brian Madden is known throughout the world as a highly-opinionated, super technical, fiercely-independent desktop virtualisation expert. He's been ranked the #1 speaker at VMworld, Citrix Synergy, and Storage Decisions conferences.

He's written and edited six books and over 2,000 articles about desktop virtualisation. (Brian's most recent book, The New VDI Reality, was published in May 2013.) His blog (www.brianmadden.com) receives millions of visitors per year and is a leading source for conversation, debate, and discourse about the end-user computing industry.

Brian flies over 200,000 miles per year speaking and consulting around the world. Brian has been written about in Wired Magazine, heard on NPR, quoted in The Economist, and been a guest on dozens of different podcasts throughout the world.