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Ask questions about the tools in our free plans (PostgreSQL®, MySQL, Redis®*), collaborate on open source, and find resources from our meetups.


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Participate in the open source data infrastructure events organized by the Aiven community. Explore your local events or join our live streams.


Joining Devoxx Belgium as speakers this year are Sebastien Blanc and Olena Kutsenko. Learn about Kafka partitions, and about writing your first VS Code extension from them!

Oct 2, 2023 - Oct 6, 2023

07:00 - 15:00 UTC

Kinepolis Antwerp, Belgium


Join Claude Warren for his 2 (!) talks at Devopsdays Eindhoven. Our own Floor Drees is one of the organizers.

Oct 11, 2023 - Oct 12, 2023

07:00 - 15:00 UTC

Eindhoven, Netherlands


Matthew de Detrich will be speaking at Community over Code (formerly ApacheCon), about "Pekko: Hard solutions to the issues of hard-forking".

Oct 7, 2023 - Oct 10, 2023

07:00 - 15:00 UTC

Halifax, Canada

Meet up

Join us on October 19, at the Munich Open Source Data Infrastructure meetup, for talks on the Data Engineering Stack at 4.screen, and Kafka Tiered Storage.

Oct 19, 2023

16:30 - 19:00 UTC

Munich, Germany


Join Floor Drees in Bangalore, for her session "Scaling your work in the open - Tech is only the tip of the iceberg".

Oct 20, 2023 - Oct 21, 2023

07:00 - 15:00 UTC

Bangalore, India


Join Claude Warren and Floor Drees for their talks during the 8th annual "ADDO", virtually, this October!

Oct 26, 2023 - Oct 27, 2023

07:00 - 07:00 UTC


Meet us around the world

We organize a bunch of meetups around the world. Join other folks interested in open source data technology, or partner with us and come share your knowledge!


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