In-Person Event

CrateDB European City Tour Coming to Berlin

Christian Kurze
VP Product, CrateDB
Marija Selakovic
Marija Selakovic
Developer Advocate, CrateDB
February 21st, 2024
Techspace Eiswerk
Köpenicker Straße 40b
10179 Berlin

In a fun and interactive way and through several hands-on technical activities, we will explore together how to analyze time-series data and contextualize it, how to build an AI-powered enterprise chatbot using vector search, and how to use AutoML to make advanced predictions. 

CrateDB's VP Product and Developer Advocate will both animate this free in-person event. Organized in small groups, we will have several technical hands-on sessions and see how to:

  • Explore and analyze time-series data, and contextualize it with enterprise data
  • Build an AI-powered chatbot using vector search
  • Use AutoML to make advanced predictions

Fill in the registration form to save your seat and develop your technical knowledge on these topics! After submission, you will receive an email within 48/72 hours to confirm your registration. This session is also a great opportunity to participate in deep technical discussions, and share your experience with your peers. Basic SQL knowledge is required.

About CrateDB

CrateDB is an open source, multi-model and distributed database that combines the simplicity of SQL, the performance of NoSQL, and the readiness for AI. With CrateDB, you can query any data type and get insights in milliseconds, regardless of data complexity, volume, or velocity.


Techspace Eiswerk
"The Vault" Meeting Room
Köpenicker Straße 40b
10179 Berlin 
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Save your Seat Now

Our event in Berlin is fully booked. If you want to get on to our waiting list in case there are any last-minute cancellations, please contact We also have seats available at our tour stop in Amsterdam.


9:00-9:30 Welcome breakfast

9:30-10:00 Current Enterprise Data Challenges and Key Concepts

10:00-10:40 The Challenge of Time Series Data
    > Hands-on Exercise: Modeling and Analyzing Time Series Data, and Contextualizing it with Enterprise Data

10:40-11:00 Morning Break

11:00-11:30 The Conversational AI Revolution
   > Hands-on Exercise: Building an AI-Powered Enterprise Chatbot using Vector Search

11:30-11:55 The Power of AutoML and Prediction
   > Hands-on Exercise: Using AutoML to Make Advanced Predictions

11:55-12:15 Which new opportunities for Data Intelligence?

12:15-13:00 Networking

Don't Leave with Empty Hands

Join your peers and receive some nice CrateDB goodies and a 30 euros Gift Card.

Amazon Gift Card 30 EUR DET-Shirt (4)


Recent Stops of the CrateDB City Tour

City Tour in Vienna
Event rating: 4.7/5
City Tour in Munich
Event rating: 5/5

Our Speakers

Dr. Christian Kurze
Christian Kurze VP Product, CrateDB

Christian Kurze currently serves as the VP of Product at CrateDB, where he steers its vision and strategy. Prior to his role at CrateDB, Christian contributed to MongoDB and Denodo by shaping their go-to-market strategies in Central and Eastern Europe, leveraging his previous experience in consulting and startups. With over 15 years of professional experience, he has cultivated an in-depth understanding of data ecosystems. His expertise spans from databases, data integration, analytics, and reporting to software development and automation. Christian holds a Ph.D. in Active Metadata Management for Data Warehouse Systems.

Marija Selakovic
Marija Selakovic Developer Advocate, CrateDB

Marija Selakovic is a developer advocate working with the CrateDB database and various other data engineering tools. She holds a Ph.D. degree in computer science from TU Darmstadt and a Master's degree in software engineering from VU University Amsterdam. As a developer advocate, Marija builds technical content, speaks at developer conferences, and helps other software developers be productive and successful in using CrateDB.