Frequently Asked Questions

Stream Processing | Event Driven | Real Time

San Francisco 2022

August 1-2
August 2

Flink Forward is the premier conference for Apache Flink® that brings together CTOs/CIOs, developers, data architects, data scientists, Apache Flink core committers and the open source stream processing community.

At Flink Forward, participants have the opportunity to hear from experts who have built scalable streaming infrastructure and enterprise-grade applications, view live demos and attend in-depth technical talks on the internals of stream processing technologies. Participants learn how global companies like Airbnb, Alibaba, Amazon, eBay, IBM, ING, Microsoft, Netflix, Lyft, and Uber use Flink as the stream processing engine of choice for large-scale stateful applications, including real-time analytics, real- time search and content ranking, fraud/anomaly/threat detection.

You have the opportunity to select training (ranging from 1-2 days course days) and include conference attendance (August 3rd) to your ticket. The conference ticket includes a full day access to Access to keynotes, breakout sessions, interaction in our expo area, breakfast, lunch, snacks, free Wi-Fi and Flink Fest (our post-conference networking event. We also have accommodation at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco for a ‘King Bed’ rooms. This is on offer until 11:59, 11 July 2022 PDT for $380 USD per night (including all taxes).

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We can offer refunds untill 11 July, 2022. After this date we can not offer refunds.

If you become COVID-19 postive we will offer full refunds for the event upon recieving official documentation. Your personal details must be included on the documentation provided.

We will be collecting dietary information details on ticket purchases. Please inform us of any dietary restrictions when you register for the event.

As an accepted speaker you get free admission to the conference (August 3rd). Registration details will be sent to the email addresss you have provided to us for contact.

We do not offer any remuneration for talks. We will however provide speaker gifts and host a speaker dinner as a thank you for your contribution to the Flink community.

Travel costs and accommodation are not covered.

We have 30 and 40 minute slots, including Q&A. You can let us know your preference in your proposal.

We will require all speakers to submit thier presentations 2-weeks in advance to avoid any technical issues onsite. The accepted abstracts will also be published online in order to give visitors an idea of the expected content of the sessions and promotion of the talks.

Of course you can. We do not, however, accept product presentations or marketing pitches. If your company is interested in a sponsoring package, please contact us by the following mail address:

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