MariaDB comes to London!

22nd June | 9:00 am - 2:30 pm UK Time

Kingsway Hall Hotel
66 Great Queen Street, Covent Garden,
London WC2B 5BX

We’re bringing MariaDB to London! MariaDB will be hosting a free roadshow on 22nd June to showcase our exciting new products and solutions, and share best practices for enabling critical enterprise features such as high availability and security. You're invited to this free event, where MariaDB experts will lead content-rich sessions on open source, product features, architecture and security.

Our database encryption partner eperi will focus on approaches for protecting your PII (personal Identifiable information) and sensitive PII data to address the GDPR security compliance via Pseudonymisation and anonymisation approaches.

Why should you attend?

  • See the latest MariaDB product features and live demo, including MariaDB Server 10.2, MariaDB MaxScale and ColumnStore 
  • Learn how to get started with MariaDB 
  • Interact and network with MariaDB experts and users
  • Learn how to protect sensitive data and to achieve GDPR security compliance 

09:00 Registration and Welcome Coffee
09:30 Welcome and Introduction
Tony Ward, Sales Director UK & Ireland, MariaDB
09:45 Keynote – When Open Source Meets the Enterprise
Max Mether, Field CTO, MariaDB
10:05 Best Practices for Achieving High Availability with MariaDB
Maria Luisa Raviol, Senior Solutions Engineer, MariaDB
10:45 Coffee Break
11:15 What's New in MariaDB Server 10.2 and MariaDB MaxScale 2.1
Max Mether, Field CTO, MariaDB
12:00 Addressing GDPR Data Security Compliance
Ravi Pather, Senior Vice President, eperi
12:30 Big Data Analytics with MariaDB ColumnStore
Andrew Hutchings, Senior Software Engineer, MariaDB
13:15 Summary and Q&A
13:30 Light Lunch and Networking
14:30 End of the event

MariaDB Roadshow London




Max Mether

Field CTO

Max Mether originally created the training program at MySQL AB. A MariaDB co-founder, Max used to be VP of Professional Services — prior he moved over to the role of a Field CTO.

Maria Luisa Raviol

Senior Solutions Engineer, MariaDB

Maria Luisa Raviol has worked as a Senior Sales Engineer at MariaDB Corporation since 2011; prior to that she spent more than 20 years working as a software developer.

Andrew Hutchings

Senior Software Engineer

Andrew Hutchings (aka LinuxJedi) is a Senior Software Engineer on the MariaDB ColumnStore project. His entire career has been focused on the development and improvement of Open Source Software.