Schedule

Here is our schedule for the upcoming event. We've done our best to provide a good mix of topics and skill levels, we hope you'll find something of interest throughout the day. Our thanks to the speakers listed below for volunteering their time, we couldn't do it without them. If there are schedule changes we will make them here as they happen. We encourage you to check back a few days before the event just in case we have had to move one of your favorite sessions.

Note: Some speakers alternately upload their sessions to their own blog sites, which you can locate their site when you click on their session below.

Start TimeBusiness Intelligence - Room: Room 2Mixed - Room: Room 3SQL Server - Room: Room 1
09:00 AMRod Colledge

BI Architecture with SQL 2012 & SharePoint 2010

Level: Intermediate
Peter Ward

If you had $10K what would you spend it on?

Level: Intermediate
Rob Farley

Analytic T-SQL Functions in 2012

Level: Intermediate

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10:30 AMRoger Noble

Visualising your data with PivotViewer

Level: Intermediate

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Heidi Wilson

Introducing Contained Databases in SQL Server 2012

Level: Beginner
Rob Risetto

Troubleshooting SQL Issues using Ring Buffers

Level: Intermediate

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12:00 PMPaul te Braak

Tabular Modelling and Design Concepts

Level: Intermediate
Rob Farley

Query Tuning Using Lessons Learned from SSIS

Level: Intermediate

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Greg Low

Better Together: Merge, Partitioning, ColumnStore

Level: Intermediate
2:15 PMRod Colledge & Matthew Warwick

A Lap Around SQL Azure

Level: Beginner
Peter O'Gorman

3D Glasses for SQL Server Error Logs

Level: Intermediate
Warwick Rudd & Henry Rooney

Keeping the light's on with SQL 2012 Always On

Level: Intermediate

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3:45 PMRob Farley

The MERGE Statement - T-SQL's Swiss Army Knife

Level: Intermediate

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Rob Farley

Query Tuning Using Lessons Learned from SSIS

Level: Intermediate

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Peter Ward

The Dark Art of Performance Tuning

Level: Intermediate


Submitted Sessions

Here is the list of sessions submitted so far. Our goal is to feature as many different speakers and topics as possible, but space limitations prevent us from accepting every session. This list is also a great way for those thinking about speaking to see what might be on the agenda and enter a session that doesn't collide with an existing one.

TitleSpeakerLevel
BI Architecture with SQL 2012 & SharePoint 2010Rod ColledgeIntermediate
3D Glasses for SQL Server Error LogsPeter O'GormanIntermediate
A Lap Around SQL AzureRod Colledge & Matthew WarwickBeginner
Analytic T-SQL Functions in 2012Rob FarleyIntermediate
Bad IndexesRob FarleyIntermediate
Better Together: Merge, Partitioning, ColumnStore Greg LowIntermediate
Data Mining for Fun and ProfitRuss BlakeIntermediate
Going Deeper into JoinsRob FarleyIntermediate
If you had $10K what would you spend it on?Peter WardIntermediate
Introducing Contained Databases in SQL Server 2012Heidi WilsonBeginner
Keeping the light's on with SQL 2012 Always OnWarwick Rudd & Henry Rooney Intermediate
Query Tuning Using Lessons Learned from SSISRob FarleyIntermediate
SARGabilityRob FarleyIntermediate
Shrinking Execution PlansRob FarleyIntermediate
Tabular Modelling and Design ConceptsPaul te BraakIntermediate
The Dark Art of Performance TuningPeter WardIntermediate
The MERGE Statement - T-SQL's Swiss Army KnifeRob FarleyIntermediate
Troubleshooting SQL Issues using Ring BuffersRob RisettoIntermediate
Visualising your data with PivotViewerRoger NobleIntermediate


Suggested Sessions

Thinking about participating as a speaker but no ideas for the topic? Often our attendees will have an idea for you! Or, submit a suggestion of your own.

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