04 June 2015

starting 8:30am

Dublin, Ireland

IMI Conference Centre

Are you a NoSQL or Big Data developer? Or simply in-love with related cool stuff?

NoSQL matters conference - is the place for you to be! The event covers a large amount of NoSQL and Big Data topics with different difficulty levels and various scenarios.


In June 2015, Dublin will become the central hub of NoSQL and Big Data community in Europe. After successful conferences in 2014 in Cologne, Dublin and Barcelona; and Paris in 2015, NoSQL matters would like to welcome you to our 9th edition of great fun and severe tech nerdity.

15+ speakers

Meet 15+ national and international speakers. Choose from a large variety of mind-blowing talks about latest NoSQL & BigData developments and trends. We will have 2 parallel tracks filled with use cases, technical & algorithmic detail talks and product demonstrations.

Why should you attend NoSQL matters?

And what will be waiting for you there

Gain new skills: Dive into technical aspects and walk away with an ability to operate the latest applications.
Strengthen your network: Get in touch with both leading NoSQL experts and skilled beginners.
Explore the current field: Meet and connect with NoSQL companies to find out more about their innovative tools.
Have a great time: Get to know the like-minded fun guys from the industry. Network during lunch or have a beer on the after-party!

The Conference

And what will be waiting for you there

On 4th June 2015 the beautiful IMI Conference Centre will open its doors to our adventure-hungry participants. Come around to enjoy a great day of mind blowing talks! During the conference you will have endless opportunities to network, expand your NoSQL and Big Data knowledge, or simply meet the cool crowd.

Our international speakers offer a large variety of thoroughly selected topics with different difficulty levels. All talks will be in English.

The Content

And what will be waiting for you there

NoSQL matters will cover a broad spectrum of topics, including new products, use-cases and field reports of day-to-day operations of NoSQL infrastructures.

You will have a chance to experience use-cases scenarios of document and column stores, graph databases, cloud computing and many more.

We will zoom in on technical background and algorithmic innovations, from consistency models to geo-indices, and from CAP & BASE to Big Data. All of our talks and trainings are spiced up with humour and accompanied by tasty catering.

The Venue

And what will be waiting for you there

NoSQL matters Dublin 2015 will take place in the beautiful IMI Conference Centre, that is a bright, spacious and contemporarily designed venue with a glass fronted Atrium and tranquil water feature surrounding the Atrium’s periphery.

Situated on 13 acres of landscaped gardens, the IMI Conference Centre is just minutes from the Green Luas Line and within walking distance of Dundrum Town Centre and Sandyford Industrial Estate.

NoSQL matters @Dublin, Ireland


Big thanks to all wonderful speakers that presented at NoSQL matters @Dublin 2015.

If you missed any of their inspiring talks, you can find slides of the presentations here.

Adrian Colyer

(Venture Partner for Accel Partners)

Chris Ward


Akmal Chaudhri

(Independent IT Consultant)

Damien Krotkine


Dan Sullivan

(DS Applied Technologies)

Felipe Hoffa


Mark Harwood

(Elastic Co.)

Michael Hackstein

(ArangoDB GmbH)

Nathan Ford

(Information Mosaic)

Peter Bakas


Philipp Krenn


Prassnitha Sampath


Stephan Hochdoerfer

(bitExpert AG)

Zigmars Rasscevskis



Day: 1

Time Track 1
(Liffey suite 1)
Track 2
(Liffey suite 2)
8:00 – 8:30 Registration
8:30 – 9:15 NoSQL matters
Adrian Colyer

9:30 – 10:00

Divination of the Defects (Graph-Based Defect Prediction through Change Metrics)
Nathan Ford

Level: Beginner

Real Time Big Data Analytics with Kafka, Storm & HBase
Prassnitha Sampath

Level: Intermediate

10:00 – 10:30 Coffee break
10:30 – 11:15

Why NoSQL database-as-a-service (DBAAS) is game changing for cloud computing?
Zigmars Rasscevskis

Level: Intermediate

Understanding databases for distributed Docker applications
Chris Ward

Level: Intermediate

11:30 – 12:15

Building Entity Centric Indexes
Mark Harwood

Level: Expert

How to Build Streaming Data Applications: Evaluating the Top Contenders
Akmal Chaudhri

Level: Intermediate

12:15 – 13:15 Lunch
13:15 – 14:00

NoSQL meets Microservices
Michael Hackstein

Level: Intermediate

Events storage analysis with Riak at Booking.com
Damien Krotkine

Level: Intermediate

14:15 – 15:00

Analyzing 50 billion Wikipedia pageviews in 5 seconds
Felipe Hoffa

Level: Beginner

The NoSQL Store everyone ignores: PostgreSQL
Stephan Hochdoerfer

Level: Intermediate

15:00 – 15:30 Coffee break
15:30 – 16:15

Data Analytics and Text Mining with MongoDB
Dan Sullivan

Level: Expert

Zero to Insights – Real time analytics with Kafka, C*, and Spark
Peter Bakas

Level: Intermediate

16:30 – 17:00

Host your database in the cloud, they said…
Philipp Krenn

Level: Intermediate

Technical Aspects


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NoSQL matters @Dublin 2015

Ticket Price Overview

The conference will be held on 04-06-2015 from 08:30 until 17:00.

The event will take place at the modern IMI Conference Centre.

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until 22nd March 2015

One day conference access. Hurry – the amount is limited!

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Early Bird


From 23rd Mar until 15th Apr 2015

Early Bird tickets (04-06-15) to a one day conference

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buy now for €199

from 16th Apr until 3rd Jun 2015

Regular conference tickets/ Group passes/ Student discount

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What do others say about NoSQL matters?

Had a great time at #nosql14. Thanks to all speakers, sponsors, organizers and fellow attendees. See you again next year!

Javier A. Rodriguez

It was great to meet some great people and to share ideas @ the @nosqlmatters Barcelona 2014 yesterday. Great place and organization.

Omar Qunsul

I kind of missed to mention how great @nosqlmatters in Barcelona was! Great organization, awesome folks – hope to see you all soon in Paris!

Sebastian Cohnen

Finally arrived @nosqlmatters dublin. Looking forward to a day of severe tech nerdity. Seriously.

Jon Gleich

Great learning's today at @nosqlmatters dublin. Thanks guys for organising, highly recommend it & I will be back

Aidan Casey

Thanks @nosqlmatters another great conference!

Simon Elliston Ball

@nosqlmatters Good day today at #nosqlmatters #dublin Thanks to all the speakers.

Brian Doran

+1 "@nosqlmatters: Massive <3 to speakers, sponsors participants! We enjoyed every second in Dublin. See you soon! #nosql14

Jacqui Taylor

Big thanks to our sponsors and partners

We wouldn't have done it without you, guys!


Welcome to our 2nd edition of fun and severe tech nerdity in Dublin!

An informative one day conference will take place on 4th June 2015.

The event will be held in the beautiful IMI (Irish Management Institute) Conference centre, located on the south side of Dublin (Address: Sandyford Road, Dublin 16, Ireland). 

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