Flink presentation at the University of Oviedo

Introduction to Apache Flink - The EU platform in the Big Data race

22nd January 2016 - 12:00

University of Oviedo, Escuela Politécnica de Ingeniería (Gijón, Spain). Aula Magna del Aulario Sur


Asterios Katsifodimos, a representative of the German Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI), and Rubén Casado, from Treelogic, will be presenting Flink in an open public presentation to be hosted by the University of Oviedo in the Polytechnic School (EPI, in Gijón).


Dr. Asterios Katsifodimos is a Postdoctoral Researcher co-leading the Stratosphere research project at the Technische Universität Berlin, a project that was the seed giving place to the Flink platform. He received his PhD in Computer Science in 2013 from INRIA Saclay and Université Paris-Sud under the supervision of Ioana Manolescu. His thesis focused on materialized view- based techniques for the management of Web Data. Asterios was a member of the High Performance Computing Lab at the University of Cyprus, where he obtained his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Computer Science. His research interests include query processing, optimization, and massively parallel data analysis.