NoSQL Search Roadshow Berlin 2013

Workshop: "Neo4j Training"

Time: Thursday 14:15 - 17:45 / Location: To be announced

This tutorial covers the core functionality of the Neo4j graph database. With a mixture of theory and hands-on practice sessions, attendees will quickly learn how easy it is to develop a Neo4j-backed application.

Topics covered include:

  • Introduction to Neo4j
  • Overview of Cypher query language
  • Data modelling
  • Social use cases including recommendations
  • Other case studies in real world domains
  • Opportunity to consult on current projects, possible implementations and proof of concepts

Attendees won't need any previous experience with Neo4j, NOSQL databases or specific development languages, but will need their own laptop with Neo4j installed.


Dirk Möller, Director Sales Central European Region

Dirk Möller

Biography: Dirk Möller

Dirk Möller is a seasoned IT sales veteran with 18 years of IT experience and 16 years of sales experience working at companies that include: Lotus/IBM, Hummingbird, Symantec, Landesk, Sophos, and Pentaho. He has been very successful at either reaching target or overachieving sales targets, while having fun selling cool technology! He lives in the beautiful city of Munich, has been married to Carla for 13 years, and has two boys. In his spare time he enjoys skiing, snowboarding, and mountain biking. He would like to travel and see some nice spots of Europe/the world together with his family.


Stefan Plantikow, Developer at Neo technology

Stefan Plantikow

Biography: Stefan Plantikow

Stefan Plantikow is a computer scientist and now works as an engineer with neo technology where he takes part in developing the Cypher query language and the graph database Kernel. He studied computer and speech science, worked on enterprise application integration in the industry, and as a researcher in distributed systems, data management, and graph sharding at the Zuse Institute in Berlin.

In his free time, he has a passion for next generation programming languages and helps to organize the c-base community in Berlin, famous for its many IT related venues, presentations and activities.