We ❤️ Data

The Data Festival, which takes place for the first time in Munich from April 16th to 18th 2018, is all about data. The focus is on the topics Data Science & Machine Learning, Data Engineering & Architecture, Data Visualization & Analytics, Fast Data, Infrastructure, Databases and Agile Development.

The conference is aimed at all users and experts working with data. These include data scientists, data engineers, analysts, BI specialists, software developers, software architects, researchers and many more.

Schedule of the Data Festival

One day Workshop and two days Conference - It’s all about the Data

April 16th


Exclusive all-day Workshops by top-class and experienced experts about the application and implementation of methods, technologies and architectures.

Upcoming Workshops

▷ Write your first R-package

Arne Kaldhusdal | Expert Data Scientist | Alexander Thamm GmbH

▷ How to tune your Apache Spark Jobs

Simon Kaltenbacher | Senior Data Engineer | Alexander Thamm GmbH

▷ Data Science for Business Analysts

Dr. Sebastian Derwisch | Data Scientist | BARC

April 17th – 18th


Data Science & Machine Learning

Deep Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Text Mining & Semantic Search, Speech & Image Recognition, Predictive Analytics, Statistical Learning, Governance & Compliance

Data Engineering & Architecture

DevOps, Data Integration and Preparation, Container, Data Lake Architecture, Big Data Plattforms, Big Data Architecture, Security & Privacy

Data Visualization & Analytics

Information Design, Geo-/Spatial Analytics, Graph Analytics, Big Data Analytics, Data Discovery, Storytelling, IoT Analytics

Fast Data

Streaming & Event Processing, Real Time Analytics, Data Virtualization

Infrastructure & Databases

Cloud Storage & Computing, GPU Computing, NoSQL Databases, Distributed Databases

Agile Development

Scrum, Kanban, Extreme Programming

Become a part of the Data Festival 2018!

These and many other advantages await you.

Look forward to 3 exciting days

Get the latest Data Insights

Learn from the Data Community Stars

Network with other Data Experts

Would you like to join us? Buy your ticket today and get a 20% early bird discount!

Workshop (16.4.)
  • Full day Workshop
  • Limited number of participants
  • (max. 15 per workshop)
  • Catering

*incl. 20% early bird discount; all prices are exclusive of VAT and fees.

CONFERENCE (17.4 – 18.4)
  • Two-day conference
  • Evening event on 17.4
  • Catering

Our Program Committee

Experience from practice and research

Dr. Carsten Bange

is CEO of BARC, the Business Application Research Center.

Alexander Thamm

is founder and CEO of Alexander Thamm GmbH, the first real data science consultancy in Germany.

Dr. Alexander Borek

is Head of Smart Data & Analytics at Volkswagen AG.

Prof. Peer Kröger

is Head of the Data Lab at LMU Munich.

Marcel Kling

is Director Customer Data & Advanced Analytics at Lufthansa Group.

Dr. Holger Kömm

is Director Data Science Lab at adidas Group.