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Pulsar Virtual Summit North America 2021

event starts

16 Jun 2021

event ends

17 Jun 2021



Pulsar Summit is the conference dedicated to Apache Pulsar, and the messaging and event streaming community. The conference gathers an international audience of CTOs/CIOs, developers, data architects, data scientists, Apache Pulsar committers/contributors, and the messaging and streaming community. Together, they share experiences, exchange ideas and knowledge, and receive hands-on training sessions led by Pulsar experts.

Last year, Pulsar Summit Virtual Conference and Pulsar Summit Asia featured 80 interactive sessions by tech leads, open-source developers, software engineers, and software architects from Salesforce, Splunk, Verizon Media, Iterable, Yahoo! JAPAN, TIBCO, OVHcloud, Clever Cloud, and more. The conferences garnered 1,600 attendees around the globe, including attendees from top tech, fintech and media companies, such as Google, Microsoft, AMEX, Salesforce, Disney, and Paypal.

This year, the summit will be hosted virtually on June 16th-17th. The speaker committee includes top Pulsar experts, such as Apache Pulsar PMC members Sijie Guo, CEO of StreamNative, Matteo Merli and Sanjeev Kulkarni from Splunk, and Joe Francis from Verizon. Additionally, Fabian Hueske from Apache Flink, Addison Higham from StreamNative, Ben Lorica from The Data Exchange Media, and Jesse Anderson from Big Data Institute will be participating.

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Call for Speakers
Call opens at 12:00 AM

18 Feb 2021

Call closes at 11:59 PM

02 Apr 2021

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Join Us and Speak at the Pulsar Virtual Summit!

Do you have a Pulsar story to share? Join us and speak at the summit! You will be on stage with all the top Pulsar thought-leaders. It is a great way to participate and raise your profile in the rapidly growing Apache Pulsar community.

We are looking for Pulsar stories that are innovative, informative, or thought-provoking. Here are some suggestions for what to talk about:

  • Use cases, operations, tools, techniques, or the Pulsar ecosystem
  • A deep dive into technologies
  • Best practices and lessons learned
  • A Pulsar success story
  • Anything that inspires the audience!

To speak at the summit, please submit an abstract about your presentation. Remember to keep your proposal short, relevant and engaging. 

As a speaker, you will receive: 

  • The chance to demonstrate your experience and deep knowledge in the rapidly growing event streaming space.
  • Your name, title, company, and bio will be featured on the Pulsar Summit North America 2021 website.
  • Your session will be added to the Pulsar Summit YouTube Channel and promoted on Twitter and LinkedIn.
  • A professionally produced video of your presentation.
  • Exclusive Pulsar swag only available to the speakers.

Important Dates:

  • CFP opens: Feb 18th, 2021
  • CFP closes: April 2nd, 2021
  • Speaker notifications sent: April 9th, 2021
  • Schedule announcement: April 16th, 2021

Submissions are open until April 2nd, 2021. If you want some advice or feedback on your proposal, or have any questions about the summit, please do not hesitate to contact us at We are happy to help!