Toronto Virtual User Group Meeting: Key Components of Modern Data Architecture


Tuesday, January 12, 2021, 8:30 – 9:30 PM UTC


About this event

The Snowflake User Group - Toronto is getting together virtually on January 12th at 3:30 PM! Join us to hear from other Snowflake users, grow your professional network, ask questions, and get details on our next user group meeting. During this meeting Gensquared will review the various components to establishing a modern reference data architecture including the following.

Setting a baseline:

Identify your current state through a review of commonly found data and analytics architectures.

Moving your architecture forward:

Review how can you evolve your framework into a more modern cloud-based architecture to support a broad range of use cases.

Best practices and tools:

Review some best practices and tooling choices that can plug into your modern cloud-based architecture to support the analytical patterns found in both startups and large enterprises. 

Following Gensquared's presentation, we will discuss the role Snowflake's Cloud Data Platform plays in a modern data architecture. You will need to have access to Zoom to participate in this meeting. If you don't have access, please go to and sign up for a free account. We look forward to seeing you there!


3:30 PM | Welcome & Introductions

3:40 PM | Components of Modern Data Architecture

4:00 PM | Snowflake's Role in Modern Data Architecture

4:15 PM | Questions & Answers

4:25 PM | Topic Requests & Future Meetings

4:30 PM | Event Close



Tuesday, January 12, 2021
8:30 PM – 9:30 PM UTC


8:30 PMWelcome & Introductions
8:40 PMComponents of Modern Data Architecture
9:00 PMSnowflake's Role in Modern Data Architecture
9:15 PMQuestions & Answers
9:25 PMTopic Requests & Future Meetings