MUG Austin: Generative AI and Vector Search: What's All The ChatGPT About?

Join us for the inaugural MongoDB User Group Meetup in Austin. Dive into key topics like Vector Search & Gen AI, network with fellow enthusiasts, and stand a chance to win cool swag. Save your spot now and don’t miss out on this opportunity!

Don’t be left behind. Come check out how to build advanced search and Generative AI-driven experiences for your applications - powered by your data and bound only by your imagination - on top of an elegant, fully-managed data platform MongoDB Atlas.

MongoDB User Group Austin MUG :coffee: as we love to call it, is a place to connect with like-minded professionals, dive deep into MongoDB’s world, and share insights. Join the group for collaborative learning, engaging discussions, and networking opportunities, creating a vibrant community passionate about leveraging MongoDB’s power.


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Session Details

Karen Huaulme, Principal Developer Advocate at MongoDB will be discussing the evolution of intelligent applications, from machine learning to Generative AI, from hyper-personalization to chatbots. Then through practical industry examples and reference architectures, we’ll demonstrate how MongoDB Atlas can accelerate your AI journey with its integrations with the industry’s leading AI/ML services and frameworks, including Sagemaker, H20, LlamaIndex, LangChain, and OpenAI.
Finally, she will show how to augment the Large Language Models (LLMs) with your own data! With your own up-to-date, operational data providing the context, you can out-innovate competitors by generating custom responses and creating a differentiated experience for your customers.

Marianne Myers, Advisory Solutions Architect at MongoDB, will focus on how transitioning from traditional relational databases to modern, scalable solutions like MongoDB Atlas and Atlas for Government can unlock new opportunities for government agencies and businesses alike. Learn best practices and practical insights, equipping you with the knowledge to successfully modernize your applications and improve efficiency using tooling like MongoDB’s new Relational Migrator.


Time Activity
5:00 PM Welcome Meet and Greet with :pizza: :beer:
5:30 PM Introduction to MUG and MUG Leader Opportunity
5:45 PM Talk 1: Generative AI and Vector Search: What’s All The ChatGPT About?
6:30 PM Talk 2: Moving Workloads from Relational Databases for Future-fit Applications
7:00 PM Trivia, Swags, Networking and Closing Remarks


Event Type: In-Person
Location: The Park on Barton Creek (One & Two), 3711 S MoPac Expy #200, Austin, TX 78735, United States



Karen Huaulme

Principal Developer Advocate


Marianne Myers

Advisory Solutions Architect