Ask the Experts, Kafka Talk with Anna McDonald and Neil Buesing

Kansas City Apache Kafka® Meetup by Confluent
Kansas City Apache Kafka® Meetup by Confluent
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Hello Kafkateers!

Please find the details to join this fun and informative meetup below.

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5:00pm-5:10pm: Online Networking (feel free to BYOB!!)

5:10pm-6:10pm: Ask the Experts! An hour-long question and answer session with two amazing Kafka experts. Please come prepared with some great questions! With Anna McDonald and Neil Buesing

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Anna McDonald, Staff Technical Account Manager, Confluent
Neil Buesing, VP of Streaming Technologies for Object Partners (OPI)

Title of Talk:
Ask the Experts/Kafka Talk with Anna McDonald and Neil Buesing

Anna McDonald is a Senior Technical Account Manager with Confluent. Prior to joining Confluent she was a Principal Software Developer with SAS Institute. She specializes in integration architecture and event streaming. Her most recent work includes creation of the Derivative Events design pattern. A speaker at Kafka Summit and Jfokus her love of all things technical is matched only by her love of math puns.

Neil Buesing is the VP of Streaming Technologies for Object Partners (OPI). His focus is on real-time streaming technologies, primarily Apache Kafka, and was a Kafka Summit presenter at Kafka Summit 2020 speaking on "Synchronous Commands over Apache Kafka". He is a member of the Confluent Community Catalyst Class of[masked].
Online Meetup Etiquette:
•Please unmute yourself when you have a question.
•Please hold your questions until the end of the presentation or use the zoomchat!
•Please arrive on time as zoom meetings can become locked for many reasons (though if you get locked out a recording will be available, but you may have to wait a little while for it!)

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