Presented By
O’Reilly + Cloudera
Make Data Work
29 April–2 May 2019
London, UK
Robin Moffatt

Robin Moffatt
Senior Developer Advocate, Confluent

Website | @rmoff

Robin is a Developer Advocate at Confluent, the company founded by the creators of Apache Kafka, as well as an Oracle Developer Champion and ACE Director Alumnus. His career has always involved data, from the old worlds of COBOL and DB2, through the worlds of Oracle and Hadoop, and into the current world with Kafka. His particular interests are analytics, systems architecture, performance testing and optimization. He blogs at and (and previously and can be found tweeting grumpy geek thoughts as @rmoff. Outside of work he enjoys drinking good beer and eating fried breakfasts, although generally not at the same time.


9:0012:30 Tuesday, 30 April 2019
Data Engineering and Architecture
Location: Capital Suite 11
Robin Moffatt (Confluent)
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 5 ratings)
Robin Moffatt walks you through the architectural reasoning for Apache Kafka and the benefits of real-time integration. You'll then build a streaming data pipeline using nothing but your bare hands, Kafka Connect, and KSQL. Read more.
12:0512:45 Wednesday, 1 May 2019
Data Engineering and Architecture
Location: Capital Suite 8/9
Robin Moffatt (Confluent)
Average rating: ****.
(4.21, 14 ratings)
Robin Moffatt discusses the concepts of events, their relevance to software and data engineers, and their ability to unify architectures in a powerful way. Join in to learn why analytics, data integration, and ETL fit naturally into a streaming world. Along the way, Robin will lead a hands-on demonstration of these concepts in practice and commentary on the design choices made. Read more.