Join the dbt Community

Get inspired. Share knowledge. Meet your people.

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Welcome to the community

Introduce yourself to your new peers, ask questions, and share what you know. The dbt Community is where analytics engineering lives and grows, and you're a part of it!

Anna, Natasha, Leona and Jason

Get help and share your expertise

Getting started with dbt? Solved a problem in an interesting way? Ask and answer questions on the dbt Community Forum.

dbt Help

Whether you're getting started with dbt for the first time, or are a long-time user with a more intricate question, this is the best place to get advice.


Show & Tell

Tell us what you've made! This is the category for sharing code snippets, patterns, tools, and techniques to solve specific analytics engineering problems.



For questions that might not have a single correct answer, and long-lived discussions about dbt or analytics engineering at large.


Chat about your craft on Slack

Find your people and chat in real time with other passionate analytics engineering practitioners


Contribute to the dbt Open Source Ecosystem

Save time for your organization, your future self, and other analytics engineering teams by packaging up your commonly used macros and models.


Additional tests and utility macros that make it easier to generate complex SQL


A SQL port of the great_expectations project


A package for modelling dbt invocation metadata

Get together and learn at dbt events

Meet the dbt creators and engage more deeply with the community in meetups, demos, office hours, and formal training.

Coalesce 2023
Oct 16-20, 2023 - Hybrid

Coalesce 2023, Hosted By dbt Labs

Register to attend Coalesce in San Diego or online, October 16-20, 2023. During the week of Coalesce, we'll also be hosting events in Berlin, London, and Sydney. Registration for the local Coalesce events will open in early 2023.

dbt Cloud Demos with Experts

dbt Cloud Demos with Experts

Ready to see dbt Cloud in action? Join us for our weekly demo’s and learn how to easily develop models in the IDE, seamlessly analyze data, and efficiently schedule jobs within dbt Cloud. Our product experts will showcase key dbt Cloud features and answer questions live from the audience.

Modern Data Stack Chat Auckland
In-person event
Jun 7, 2023 @ 5:45PM (NZDT)-8:00PM (NZDT) - ASB North Wharf, 12 Jellicoe Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010

Modern Data Stack Chat Auckland, Hosted By ASB Bank

The popular Modern Data Stack is returning to Auckland and will be hosted by our friends at ASB Bank! This in-person event is meant to bring together the local data & analytics community in Auckland. Have a few slices of pizza, drink and network with other data enthusiasts to find out more about the Modern Data Stack. We’ll also have great speakers throughout the evening.

Modern Data Stack Summer Camp
In-person event
Jun 7, 2023 @ 12:00PM PST - Bellevue, WA

Modern Data Stack Summer Camp, Hosted By Snowflake, Fivetran, dbt Labs, & ThoughtSpot

We’ll have experts from each company focus on their positioning within the modern data stack, followed by personalized group demos. Make sure to reserve your spot, space is limited! Attendees will receive limited edition summer swag bags, and complimentary lunch.

Modern Data Stack Summer Social
In-person event
Jun 8, 2023 - San Jose, CA

Modern Data Stack Summer Social, Hosted By ThoughtSpot, dbt Labs, & Fivetran

Network with your local data community and learn how combining the power of ThoughtSpot, Fivetran, and dbt Labs can provide the most comprehensive and collaborative analytics workflow for your business for both data professionals and business users across your organization.

The Case for Moving to the Lakehouse
Jun 8, 2023

The Case for Moving to the Lakehouse, Hosted By Databricks

On 8-June 2023, we'll be hosting an event with Databricks and Fivetran that will dig into how the lakehouse is being used to support data use cases across both BI and AI. You'll hear from our very own Drew Banin, co-founder & Chief Product Officer at dbt Labs, Reynold Xin, co-founder and Chief Architect at Databricks and Mark Van de Wiel, Field CTO at Fivetran and few more special guests!

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