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Couchbase Connect Europe Illustrates the Database’s Role in Revolutionizing the Digital Experience for Customers

Couchbase announces speaker line up and other details of its annual European user conference; Paris event brings together customers, partners, developers and other experts

PARIS — 18 September, 2017–  Couchbase, Inc., creator of the world’s first engagement database, today announced that its European annual user conference, Couchbase Connect, is taking place on September 26th at the Microsoft Technology Centre in Paris. The conference brings together C-level executives, architects, developers, and others who are leading today’s digital transformation revolution in web, mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) applications.

“At Couchbase Connect Europe, we’re bringing together some of the biggest names in retail, transport, travel and finance,” said Rowan Scranage, VP EMEA at Couchbase. “Attendees will learn about the latest technologies that underpin their firm’s digital transformation strategies, alongside insights on how their enterprises can achieve competitive advantages via massive improvements in customer engagement.”

Now in its sixth year, Couchbase Connect has grown from one event in the Silicon Valley to three events in 2017, including New York, Silicon Valley and Paris.

The Paris event will bring together hundreds of attendees and offer sessions and workshops focused on:

  • Driving digital innovation to create extraordinary customer experiences

  • Advanced functionality to simplify and accelerate digital experience applications

  • The latest solutions for mission-critical web, mobile, and IoT applications

  • Insights and technical tips from enterprise architects & developers

  • The latest in cloud and container developments

Keynote speakers and session presenters include:

  • Matt Cain, President and Chief Executive Officer, Couchbase

  • Roberto Schmidt, Enterprise Content Management Expert, Generali

  • Aaron Benton, Senior Applications Architect, Market America/

  • Juan Manuel Ventura, Head of Architectures and Technologies, Spindox

  • Matthieu Brun-Bellut, Group CIO, Coyote Systems

  • Jerome Guillement, Head of Mobility Business Solutions, Louis Vuitton

  • Phillipe Poirier, Head of Architecture, La Banque Postale

  • Abbas Ahmed, Principal Database Engineer, Rentalcars

  • Vincent Bersin, NoSQL R&D, Amadeus

  • Mritunjay Singh, Lead Consultant, BT

  • Dave Starling, CTO, Seenit

  • Krishnan Venkatasubramanian, Head of IT Architecture, SKY TV

When: Tuesday, September 26, from 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Where: Microsoft Technology Centre, 41 Quai du President Roosevelt, 92130 Issy-les-Moulineaux, Paris, France

For more information, registration details and the live stream, please visit us at:

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At Couchbase, we believe data is at the heart of the enterprise. We empower developers and architects to build, deploy, and run their most mission-critical applications. Couchbase delivers a high-performance, flexible, and scalable modern database that runs across the data center and any cloud. Many of the world’s largest enterprises rely on Couchbase to power the core applications their businesses depend on. For more information, visit

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