Apache Kafka® Meetups

Confluent proudly supports and sponsors meetup groups around the world that focus on Apache Kafka, streaming platform and real-time data streams.

Find a Meetup Near You

Apache Kafka is currently one of the fastest growing open-source technologies, and Kafka meetups are being formed all around the world. Get involved with other local Kafka enthusiasts by joining a meetup group near you.


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Meetup Sponsorship Requests

If you're interested in a sponsorship for your meetup, complete the form to provide us with details about the group and we’ll reply as soon as we can. Please give us at least 4-6 weeks notice.

As a sponsor of your meetup, we can offer support for some of the following:

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Request a Speaker

If you are looking for an Apache Kafka expert to speak at your next meetup, you’ve come to the right place.
Currently, 60% of the Kafka committers are working at Confluent and they’re excited to share their knowledge with you.

Let us know if you have a preference of speaker and we will do our best to accommodate your request. However, due to demand, some speakers may be more difficult to schedule.

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