Abdelkrim Hadjidj - Data Streaming Specialist

Abdelkrim Hadjidj is a Data Streaming Specialist at Cloudera with 12 years experience on distributed systems (big data, IoT, peer to peer and cloud). He helps customers in EMEA using open source streaming technologies such as Apache Kafka, Apache NiFi and Apache Flink to pivot into event driven organizations. He advises enterprises on defining a streaming strategy and using a central streaming platform as an asset to improve customers experience, increase agility and reduce costs.

He is also pationate about management techniques and how to reveal the best in people. He advocates craftmanship as a path to success and excellence in the digital and physical jobs.

Previously, Abdelkrim held several positions including Big Data Lead at Atos, CTO at Artheamis, and Software Engineer at several companies. In the course of those roles, he designed and built several scalable data-intensive platforms for customers in Financial Services, Manufacuturing, Retail and Transportation. These platforms were the foundation of digital transformation and enabled use cases such as customer 360°, predictive maintenance and real-time analytics.

Abdelkrim holds a PhD, MSc, and MSe degrees in computer science. He published several scientific papers at well-known IEEE and ACM journals. You can find him talking at Meetups or worldwide tech conferences such as DataWorks Summit, Strata or Flink Forward. He founded and runs the Future Of Data Meetup in Paris which is a group of 2300+ data and tech enthusiasts.

Opinions expressed are solely my own and do not express the views or opinions of my employer.

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