About Current

Bringing data streaming professionals
together in real time

Join the first-ever data streaming industry event at Current 2022: The Next Generation of Kafka Summit. You’ll be able to immerse yourself in all things real-time data with peers, industry analysts, expert speakers, and more. Current captures the fast-moving data streaming movement, bringing this broad community together for learning, sharing, and networking to help you unlock the value from data.

Data streaming platforms provide all the tools needed to bring together real-time streams of data to connect the whole business. Data streaming platform turns events into outcomes, enables intelligent, real-time apps, and empowers teams and systems to act on data instantly.

Current 2022 is the definitive source to learn about data streaming and the only place where the full community of real-time technology leaders and developers will come together to share best practices and use cases as well as explore the vision and future of data streaming. Data streaming is foundational to a next-gen architecture. How are you charting your path forward?

Join us for this inaugural industry data event to find out what you need to know to be successful on your real-time data journey.

When: October 4-5, 2022
Where: Austin Convention Center + The Fairmont Austin in Austin, Texas

Why Attend Current 2022?

  • Gain valuable insight into the future of data streaming platforms from preeminent thought leaders and experts
  • Learn from the best in the industry whether you are new to data streaming or a seasoned professional
  • Exchange ideas with like-minded professionals in the global data streaming community through 1:1 networking opportunities
  • Connect with data streaming experts on-site to ask your toughest questions
  • Network with and learn from the ecosystem of technology providers

Unable to join us in person? Register for our Streaming Pass and join us online for a livestream of the keynote sessions both days as well as one track of content.

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Streaming Pass

Virtual

Free

Available until
November 6, 2022

Standard

In-Person

$999

Available until
September 27, 2022

Last Call

In-Person

$1,099

Available until
October 4, 2022

Visionary Keynotes

Current 2022 will feature keynote sessions both days discussing the emergence of data streaming as a category and the trends shaping the industry, the growing ecosystem of data movement and real-time technologies, and the importance of building better data pipelines that meet today’s new requirements for moving data throughout an organization. You won't want to miss these visionary sessions!

Featured Speakers
Andrew Hartnett

ANDREW HARTNETT

VP OF SOFTWARE ENGINEERING,
NEW RELIC

Anush Kumar

ANUSH KUMAR

VP OF TECHNOLOGY, EXPEDIA

Chad Verbowski

CHAD VERBOWSKI

SVP, ENGINEERING, CONFLUENT

Chunyan Wang

CHUNYAN WANG

HEAD OF BIG DATA & ANALYTICS
PLATFORM, PINTEREST

Erica Schultz

ERICA SCHULTZ

PRESIDENT OF FIELD OPERATIONS,
CONFLUENT

Gian Merlino

GIAN MERLINO

CO-FOUNDER AND CTO, IMPLY

Jay Kreps

JAY KREPS

CO-FOUNDER AND CEO,
CONFLUENT

Jun Rao

JUN RAO

CO-FOUNDER, CONFLUENT

Pritha Mehra

PRITHA MEHRA

CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER,
UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE

 

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Ready to Rock?

Join us and special guests Spoon, Austin’s esteemed rock ambassadors, for an unforgettable evening at the world-famous Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater! Touring in support of their latest album, Lucifer on the Sofa, Spoon will undoubtedly rock the Current 2022 crowd with their purest rock ’n roll record to date.

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