SODA Ambassadors are community members who are interested in:

  • Promoting data and storage projects and technology
  • Educating a local community on the SODA mission
  • Contributing to SODA projects

Successful ambassadors are people such as bloggers, influencers, evangelists.


  • SODA member affiliation OR project contributor OR recommended by SODA committee member


  • Host meetups, give talks, blog or perform an activity that spreads the awareness of SODA twice a year
  • Report back on activities for our end-of-year survey and report


  • Up to USD150/month for meetup expenses
  • SODA Ambassador swag – jacket, digital badge, etc.
  • Free tickets to SODACON
  • Support with finding speakers for the meetups and local events.
  • Speaking opportunities at SODACON or SODA industry events (possibility of travel expense reimbursement).
  • Blogging opportunities
  • Social media promotion support.

Questions? Email


Ray Ma

Krishna mKumar


Bart Farrell

Mehta Sandeep

Engineering Manager, Dojo

SODA Ambassador Application Form