Conference Partners

  • Stream Processing
  • Event Driven
  • Real-Time

Europe 2019

October 7
October 8-9

Flink Forward is the leading conference bringing the Apache Flink community together in one place:

  • Increase brand awareness and show your commitment to the Flink community
  • Showcase your products to a highly skilled technical audience
  • Strengthen existing relationships, generate leads, and find new customers
  • Learn and collaborate on the latest architectures for streaming data and stream processing
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Global Sponsor


Google Cloud

Google Cloud is widely recognized as a global leader in delivering a secure, open, intelligent and transformative enterprise cloud platform. Our technology is built on Google’s private network and is the product of nearly 20 years of innovation in security, network architecture, collaboration, artificial intelligence and open source software. We offer a simply engineered set of tools and unparalleled technology across Google Cloud Platform and G Suite that help bring people, insights and ideas together. Customers across more than 150 countries trust Google Cloud to modernize their computing environment for today’s digital world.

Platinum Sponsor


Alibaba Cloud

As a business unit of Alibaba Group (NYSE: BABA), Alibaba Cloud provides a comprehensive suite of global cloud computing services to power both our international customers’ online businesses and Alibaba Group’s own e-commerce ecosystem. In January 2017, Alibaba Cloud became the official Cloud Services Partner of the International Olympic Committee. By harnessing, and improving on, the latest cloud technology and security systems, we tirelessly work towards our vision - to make it easier for you to do business anywhere, with anyone in the world.



Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform, offering over 165 fully featured services from data centers globally. Millions of customers —including the fastest-growing startups, largest enterprises, and leading government agencies—trust AWS topower their infrastructure, become more agile, and lower costs.

AWS uses Apache Flink to power Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics, a fully managed cloud service for stream processing. AWS also offers Apache Flink as one of the open source tools available in Amazon EMR, an a cloud-native big data platform.



Cogility delivers advanced streaming analytic power and visualizations that can be harnessed by non-engineers. Cogynt ESP is our streaming continuous intelligence platform. It can detect and continuously maintain the statefulness of sophisticated behavioral patterns over long periods of time generating actionable intelligence. Cogynt ESP is deterministic: the causal event chain can be easily retrieved and reviewed, thus enabling decision makers to make truly informed decisions. Our adaptable solutions are offered in a secure, scalable cloud or on-premise, and can be customized to satisfy the unique requirements of multiple industry verticals.

Gold Sponsor



At Cloudera, we believe that data can make what is impossible today, possible tomorrow. We empower people to transform complex data into clear and actionable insights. Cloudera delivers an enterprise data cloud for any data, anywhere, from the Edge to AI. Powered by the relentless innovation of the open source community, Cloudera advances digital transformation for the world’s largest enterprises.

Silver Sponsor


The Eventador Platform, including SQLStreamBuilder and Runtime for Apache Flink, broadens the ability of team members to create value and drive innovation from streaming data. SQLStreamBuilder eliminates the need for intricate programming and streamlines writing, deploying, joining, and managing fault-tolerant data streams with standards-compliant SQL. While Runtime for Apache Flink dramatically simplifies managing, scaling, and streamlining SDLC for enterprise-grade streaming jobs.

StartUp Sponsor



StreamNative provides an event streaming platform based on Apache Pulsar that enables companies to access enterprise data as real-time streams. It is founded by PMC members / committers from Apache Pulsar and Apache BookKeeper, who believe in event streaming is the right foundation for enterprise big data.

Community Partners


Beam Summit Europe

Beam Summit Europe is a 2-day, multitrack event held on June 19-20 which brings together experts on Beam, new contributors and other participants interested in learning more about Apache Beam. Registration is free.

Berlin Buzzwords

Berlin Buzzwords is Germany's most exciting conference on storing, processing, streaming and searching large amounts of digital data. It focuses on open source software projects. The 10th edition of Berlin Buzzwords will be held on June 16-18, 2019 at Kulturbrauerei.

Data Council

Formerly known as DataEngConf, our event series was initially created in 2013. The data industry is changing fast, and Data Council has supported and helped shape, its explosive growth. In 2019 we became Data Council to give us the breath to embrace all data topics: infrastructure, engineering, science, machine intelligence, analytics, and AI product development, along with new features and tracks to reflect the unique challenges that have emerged in building data-oriented teams.

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Landing Jobs is a candidate-driven tech careers marketplace with a mission to build nothing less than the top destination for tech professionals who want to advance their careers. are the organizer of Landing Festival, happening in Lisbon and Berlin. 


ODSC West 2019

ODSC West 2019 is one of the largest applied data science conferences in the world. Speakers include some of the core contributors to many open source tools, libraries, and languages. Attend ODSC West 2019 and learn the latest AI & data science topics, tools, and languages from some of the best and brightest minds in the field.


Apache Software Foundation

Established in 1999, the ASF is a US 501(c)(3) charitable organization, funded by individual donations and corporate sponsors. Our all-volunteer board oversees more than 350 leading Open Source projects, including Apache HTTP Server — the world’s most popular Web server software.

The ASF provides an established framework for intellectual property and financial contributions that simultaneously limits potential legal exposure for our project committers. Through the ASF’s meritocratic process known as “The Apache Way,” more than 500 individual Members and 4,500 Committers successfully collaborate to develop freely available enterprise-grade software, benefiting millions of users worldwide.

Women Who Code

Women Who Code is an international non-profit organization that provides services for women pursuing technology careers and a job board for companies seeking coding professionals. The company aims to provide an avenue into the technology world by evaluating and assisting women developing technical skills. In addition to training, professional evaluations, meetings, and scholarships, Women Who Code offers networking and mentorship. As of 2017, the organization has executed more than 5,000 free events around the world, built a membership of over 100,000, and has locations in 60 cities in over 20 countries.


WomenHack is a community that aims to empower women in tech by facilitating access and transparency in the industry through networking and recruiting events, anonymous workplace reviews, and strategic alliances.


U-Hopper is a Data Intelligence Lab, developing Big Data Analytics, Business Intelligence and Artificial Intelligence solutions. It is headquartered in Trento, an Italian tech hub in the heart of the Dolomites, and it was born in 2010 as a spin-off of the international research center FBK.

U-Hopper focuses on the research, development and deployment of top-quality ICT tailored services for large and mid-sized businesses, operating in various verticals (retail, media, logistics, manufacturing, banking). Final goal is to help companies create value out of data.

Media Partners


BI Scout is an information portal that offers high quality content about the Business Intelligence, Analytics & Big Data ecosystems. Visitors benefit from the largest market overview for BI and Data Management solutions in Germany listing 800 products. Editorial content, news, events, case studies and further offerings provide visitors to with comprehensive information on the markets for Business Intelligence, Analytics and Data Management.



Datafloq offers information, insights and opportunities to drive innovation with big data, blockchain, artificial intelligence and other emerging technologies. It is the best place to find talent, receive leads or share your knowledge with millions of users. Visit today for more information.



KDnuggets™ is a leading site on AI, Analytics, Big Data, Data Mining, Data Science, and Machine Learning and is edited by Gregory Piatetsky-Shapiro (email to editor1 at kdnuggets) and Matthew Mayo (email to mattmayo at kdnuggets).


Manning Publications

Manning is an independent publisher of computer books for software developers, engineers, architects, system administrators, managers and all who are professionally involved with the computer business. The books we publish cover a huge range of topics that the modern developer needs; from languages and frameworks to best practices for team leaders. 



O’Reilly’s mission is to change the world by sharing the knowledge of innovators. For over 40 years, we’ve inspired companies and individuals to do new things—and do things better—by providing them with the skills and understanding that’s necessary for success.



StartupTV creates entrepreneurial news content about startups, tech & innovation in Europe. Inspired by founders who want to change the world through technology StartupTV informing its audience about the latest trends & innovations.



TDWI provides individuals and teams with a comprehensive portfolio of business and technical education and research to acquire the knowledge and skills they need, when and where they need them. The in-depth, best-practices-based information TDWI offers can be quickly applied to develop world-class talent across your organization’s business and IT functions to enhance analytical, data-driven decision making and performance.