With the recent changes to Meetup’s policies, we wanted to share a reminder of the benefits of joining the CNCF Meetup Program and encourage Meetups in the CNCF ecosystem to apply.

As part of our Meetup Pro membership, CNCF is able to organize a network with an unlimited number of groups on a single account. The benefits of joining CNCF on Meetup include:

If you run a meetup and are interested in becoming an official CNCF Meetup, we encourage you to apply! CNCF Meetups focus on cloud native computing and/or CNCF-hosted projects. While topics may include additional open source technologies, the presumption is that all have at least a working level knowledge, and primary support for CNCF projects. In order to be approved, groups must follow the below guidelines:

If your meetup fits all the requirements, you can submit an application and if it fits the criteria outlined, CNCF will send you an invitation within a month.

For additional insight on CNCF Meetups, you can find more information on GitHub.