- Thursday, May 19th
- 17:00 – 20:00 CET
- GoDataDriven office, 6th floor, Kastanjelaan 400, 5616 LZ, Eindhoven
What to Expect
The very first meetup of the Eindhoven Data Community. In this meetup we will introduce you to a new development within Databricks: Delta Live Tables. Delta Live Tables (DLT) is the first ETL framework that uses a simple declarative approach to building reliable data pipelines and automatically managing infrastructure at scale.
In addition, we have a Xander Schevenhoven, Data Scientist at Jumbo, as a speaker, who is happy to share how they are using Data Bricks within Jumbo.
- 17:00-18:00 – Welcome + Food 🍕
- 18:00-19:00 – DataBricks + Niels Zeilemaker: Delta Live Tables 🎤
- 19:00-19:15 – Break ⏸️
- 19:15-20:00 – Xander Schevenhoven: How Data Bricks is being used at Jumbo 🎤
- 20:00 – Drinks 🥤
Register for the Meetup:
Niels is Chief of Technology at GoDataDriven and works for a wide range of companies where he engineers features and builds models.
Niels finished his PhD thesis at the Technical University of Delft where he researched P2P systems, primarily focusing on privacy and cooperation, including applying encryption and anonymization techniques in the P2P domain.
Niels is experienced in various programming languages such as Python, Java, C#, R.
Xander is a Data Scientist at Jumbo Supermarkten working on a range of topics like on-shelf availability, floor-space optimization, market insights and more.
Xander’s has a background in business and data from his BSc International Business Administration and his MSc Business Analytics & Management at the Erasmus University Rotterdam. He created a web scraper from scratch for his Master thesis and used the scraped data to provide new analytical and predictive insights for Jumbo Supermarkten.
Xander is experienced in Python, SQL and R.