MeetUp[4] - Elastic with a bit of Kafka at Globe Telecom!


Jun 13, 2019, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM


About this event


Venue: The Globe Tower, 32nd cor 7th Avenue, Bonifacio Global City, Taguig City.
Room: B1- Achieve and Bounce

1) Please bring an ID so you'll be allowed to enter the venue. At the reception, tell them you're attending the Manila Big Data Tech Group meet-up. A sticker will be given to you at the reception area in the ground floor.

2) After getting the sticker, you may take the elevator or use the stairs to go down the Basement.

3) For parking, there are pay paring around the building.


Join us for an Elastic Users Group meetup together with Apache Kafka on June 13th from 6:00pm, hosted by Globe. The address, agenda and speaker information can be found below. See you there!

This event is organised with two other meetup groups:

Elastic User Group Phillipines - This group is for anyone interested in open source search, logging, analytics, and data visualization. -

Manila Big Data Group - This group is for data-driven individuals, who are open to collaborate, learn, and share best practices


6:00pm: Doors open
6:00pm - 6:30pm: Networking, Pizza and Drinks
6:30pm - 7:15pm: Joseph Paulo Mantuano, The Red Flag Group
7:15pm - 8:00pm: Mark Teehan, Confluent
8:00pm - 8:30pm: Additional Q&A and Networking


Talk 1:

Speaker: Joseph Paulo Mantuano

Joseph handles the full-text search service of The Red Flag Group, and researches on technologies and methodologies for ingesting, processing and enriching large amounts of data. Having background with e-Commerce search applications, financial and banking systems.

Abstract: Joseph will talk about how they are using Kafka and Kafka Connect in one of their projects that crawls websites for news articles.

Talk 2:

Speaker: Mark Teehan

In his day-to-day work, Mark engages with customers to evaluate business and technical requirements, helps guide technical teams while conducting POCs and acts as a liaison between customers and the engineering teams in Confluent. Prior to Confluent, Mark lead the HANA proof of concept team in SAP. His first role in Singapore was on the tech team implementing servers, databases, cards and devices for EZ-Link.

Mark will be speaking about the basics of Apache Kafka, data streaming, the core principles of streaming platforms (streams, tables etc.), and how the Elastic stack interacts with Kafka.


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Thursday, June 13, 2019
10:00 AM – 12:30 PM UTC


  • Joseph Paulo Mantuano

    Local Community Organiser

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