The Data Pipeline
Automation Tour

A Global, Hands-on Lab Series

Build Intelligent Data Pipelines in Person

The Data Pipeline Automation tour brings intelligent data pipelines around the globe. Join this free, in-person session to learn about key trends in data engineering automation, participate in a hands-on lab, and network with fellow data practitioners over happy hour. The tour is all about exploring how you can use automation in ways that are impossible with other platforms.

Whether you’re a data practitioner or executive, join us to learn about how to manage all your data pipeline needs in one place, detect and propagate change across your ecosystem, and ensure data accuracy.

Find an Event Near You


May 17


April 11

New York

April 7


April 5


March 14


February 24

San Francisco

February 22


February 22


February 20

Why Attend the Data Pipeline Automation Tour


Join our CEO, Sean Knapp or Field CTO, Jon Osborn, customers, and partners to hear about the trends in data engineering, the latest capabilities and newest use cases, and the opportunities to drive greater impact with automation.


Participate in our hands-on lab to build your first intelligent data pipeline. Collaborate 1:1 with Ascend experts who will be able to answer your most basic or advanced questions. You’ll only need your laptop and a free Ascend account. Don’t worry, you can sign up on the spot!


Meet, grab a drink, and connect with fellow data practitioners and leaders. Find out how others are building their data pipelines, what benefits and challenges are they experiencing, and bounce ideas off of each other to accelerate the delivery of data products.

What Can You Expect

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Program Agenda

 3:00 – Doors open, refreshments served

 3:15 – Keynote from Jon Osborn, Field CTO @
             What is a Data Mesh & how do you build one?

 4:00 – Hands-on Lab
             Build your own intelligent data pipelines with Ascend on Snowflake

 5:00 – Happy Hour