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Julia Astashkina

Partner Marketing Lead for the Solution Partners, Neo4j

Julia Astashkina is a Senior Marketer who partners with Neo4j’s global solution partners to grow joint business, one customer at a time. After spending over fifteen years working in demand generation and partner marketing roles for multi-billion dollar brands and startups, such as AWS, Oracle and RingCentral, Julia knows what truly drives conversions, sold-out launches and TechCrunch interviews — and it’s not mastering the marketing flavor of the week. It’s how well you connect with the heart-beating people you’re trying to help and applying integrated marketing communications knowledge with skill and precision.

Julia holds a dual MBA in global business from Georgetown University and ESADE, as well as MS in Integrated Marketing Communications.

Latest Posts by Julia Astashkina

Exploring Graphs with BearingPoint: The 5-Minute Interview

"Today’s 5-minute interview is with a three-person team from BearingPoint: Gideon Pappie, data and analytics consultant; Nathan Meibergen, senior analytics consultant; and Sanne Legtenberg, business consultant, who will discuss how BearingPoint uses Neo4j's graph technology in the business... read more

Capgemini’s UK Graph Guild: 5-Minute Interview with Calum Chalmers

"The question isn't whether graph databases would become mainstream or not, but rather, why have they not been mainstream until now?" said Calum Chalmers, Senior Data Scientist with Capgemini's Insights and Data Practice in the UK. In this week's five-minute interview, Julia Astashkina, Partner... read more

Check out this 5-minute interview with Seyed Hossein Ahmadinejad

Identity and Access Management: 5-Minute Interview with Seyed Hossein Ahmadinejad

I am pleased to share this interview with Seyed Hossein Ahmadinejad, senior identity and access management architect at Nulli. In this conversation, Seyed explains why he believes that the more people realize the significance of relationships between identities and the connections among them,... read more

Check out the Virtual Expo Space at NODES 2020.

NODES 2020 Virtual Space: Have a Peek

NODES 2020, on October 20 (pssst… that's tomorrow!), is shaping up to be epic! Along with 70+ presentations from leading graph database experts and multiple talk tracks – all content that's 100% for developers – we're also featuring a Virtual Space for our sponsors to showcase their... read more

Check out this interview with Charlie Beveridge of Accenture.

Knowledge Graphs & Navigating the Future of AI: An Interview with Charlie Beveridge of Accenture

I'm thrilled to have Charlie Beveridge with us for a 5-minute interview on the future of knowledge graphs. Charlie is a Senior Consulting Manager at Accenture and leads the company's AI propositions for clients in the Telco and Media industries. Carlie works with client teams in both the front... read more

Check out this interview with Robert Allison of Kineviz.

Graph Analytics for Business Users: 5-Minute Interview with Robert Allison of Kineviz

I am pleased to share this interview with Robert Allison, Director of Product at Kineviz. Robert has a strong background in software development, engineering, and architecture, which makes it a perfect crossover between art and technology. In this conversation, Robert explains how Kineviz... read more

Learn what's new and exciting with the Neo4j Partner Program.

Introducing Neo4j Partner Program: An Interview with Matt Connon

We are pleased to share the highlights of the recently improved Neo4j Partner Program and our partner strategy with all of you. I'm also excited to introduce Matt Connon, Vice President of Global Indirect Sales at Neo4j. Matt has over 20 years of experience in the tech industry, building... read more