Speaking Events

On this page, I will list past and future events where I will be speaking as a presenter or a guest speaker. You will find detailed information about the presentation topic, its time and date, and location. If you, or your company, would like me to speak at your event, please drop me an email through LinkedIn at “Hal Yamen“-Solutions Architect.

MeetUp Sydney – Hybrid data management 

29/01/2020 – Microsoft Reactor Sydney


The session is about Veeam and Azure integration.. How to protect Azure VMS, How to backup workloads to Azure, how to use and integrate with Azure Blob storage, create an easy free VPN with Azure infrastructure etc …

SE Summit – Disasters Recovery Planning

10/01/2020 – Shanghai China


What it takes to design and implement a disaster recovery planing on the modern data centre including the public cloud i.e. Azure. The participants will learn the basics of the planning steps by exploring three concepts and apply a strategy for each step.

As a Service Summit – BaaS Strategy & Offering

22/3/2018 –Victoria University City Convention Centre 


As competition continues to grow, businesses are seeking strategies which can deliver a market advantage. Speed and agility are now fundamental to success, and IT and the business must work closely to understand the vital role of technology. Speaking of Backup as a service strategy and offering and how to enable the business to offer such services.

Year 9 Rama High School – Your road to success

27/1/2018 at Rama High School

Speaking with Year 9 students at Rama High School to share my IT journey. I began as a student from this same high school,  then to university to become an Engineer. Along the way, I also became a flight instructor. I explain some of the life challenges to be overcome on the road to success.



Reducing Business Risk using Cloud Services

30/11/2018 at Cliftons, Level 13, 60 Margaret Street, Sydney CBD.


As a guest speaker at a CloudRecover event, the audience learns about how companies can build and implement a disaster recovery and business continuity plan. The discussion includes the difference between the two plans and how each plan complements the other.