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 TimeAdmin - Room: Room 4103BI - Room: Room 3103Career Skills - Room: Room 3206Cloud - Room: Room 3205Perf Tuning - Room: Room 4105Reporting - Room: Room 4106SSIS - Room: Room 4102
07:30 AMEric Wisdahl

Free tools from the SQL Server Community

Level: Beginner

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Devin Knight

Introduction to Power View

Level: Beginner
Andy Warren

Building Your Professional Development Plan

Level: Beginner

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09:00 AMAllen White

Manage SQL Server 2012 on Server Core w/PowerShell

Level: Advanced

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Michael Antonovich

BI for the Masses Deux, PowerPivot 2012

Level: Beginner

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Craig Purnell

LinkedIn for SQL Server Professionals

Level: Beginner

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Scott Klein

SQL Azure vs. Azure Tables –Clearing The Confusion

Level: Intermediate
Kevin Kline

SQL Server Internals & Architecture

Level: Intermediate
Pam Shaw

Tips & Tricks for dynamic SSRS Reports

Level: Beginner

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Jose Chinchilla

Real-world Fuzzy matching with SSIS

Level: Beginner
10:15 AMChad Churchwell

Designing An Efficient Replication Topology

Level: Advanced

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Todd Phillipe

Object Level Recovery Made Easy

Level: Beginner
Jonathon Moorman

Surviving Your Sql Developer Interview

Level: Beginner

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Guillermo Caicedo

SQL Server Data Tools, What can you do for me?

Level: Beginner

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Jack Corbett

Transitioning from SQL Trace to Extended Events

Level: Intermediate

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Robert Hatton

The server side of Reporting Services

Level: Beginner
Jose Chinchilla

PowerPivot+Powerview=Self-service BI Revolution

Level: Beginner
11:30 AMArvin Meyer

Database Creation Process

Level: Beginner

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Christopher Price

Introduction to Master Data Services 2012

Level: Intermediate
Richie Rump

Introduction to Project Management

Level: Beginner
Dmitri Korotkevitch

Database Backend - Between Ground and Clouds

Level: Intermediate

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Robert Biddle

Intro to SQL Server Performance Tuning

Level: Beginner

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Stacia Misner

Data Visualization in Reporting Services

Level: Beginner

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Ryan Adams

How Active Directory Affects SQL Server

Level: Advanced

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12:45 PMSQLSaturday 151

Lunch and Networking with our SQLChefs and Sponsor

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 151

Lunch and Networking with our SQLChefs and Sponsor

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 151

Lunch and Networking with our SQLChefs and Sponsor

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 151

Lunch and Networking with our SQLChefs and Sponsor

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 151

Lunch and Networking with our SQLChefs and Sponsor

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 151

Lunch and Networking with our SQLChefs and Sponsor

Level: Non-Technical
SQLSaturday 151

Lunch and Networking with our SQLChefs and Sponsor

Level: Non-Technical
02:00 PMRob Volk

Tame Your Unruly Data...With Constraints!

Level: Beginner

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Anthony Sammartino

SSAS Tabular and Self Service BI - TheDynamDAX Duo

Level: Intermediate
Jason Hofferle

PowerShell for Beginners

Level: Beginner
Timothy McAliley

Running SQL Server 2012 as a Windows Azure VM

Level: Advanced

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Janis Griffin

Looney Tuner? No, there IS a method to my madness

Level: Intermediate
David Liebman

SSRS in ASP.Net Application

Level: Beginner
Christopher Price

SSIS Moving Beyond the Script Task & Script Compon

Level: Advanced
03:15 PMEd Watson

Best Practices Are Not Just Hypothetical

Level: Beginner
Luis Figueroa

Change Tracking and Change Data Capture Deep Dive

Level: Intermediate
Juan Soto

Wish you could live the glamorous consulting life?

Level: Beginner
Jeff Garbus

Rewriting Bad Code

Level: Beginner
Eddie Wuerch

Partitioning for Perf & Management of Large Tables

Level: Intermediate

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Rodney Landrum

DBA Repository Update Using SSIS and SSRS

Level: Beginner
Norm Bowen

Data Conversions - Steps, Best Practices & More

Level: Beginner

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04:30 PMBradley Ball

SQL Internals , Recovery Modes, and Backups! OH MY

Level: Intermediate
Mike Davis

Complex DAX Functions

Level: Advanced

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Tom Brenneman

Job Common Sense - Don't be that Guy!!

Level: Beginner
Max Trinidad

Basic Intro to PowerShell for the DBA (1/2)

Level: Beginner
Jose L. Rivera

Look who's Blocking

Level: Intermediate
Pam Shaw

Taking the Scary out of Monster Reports

Level: Intermediate

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Bradley Schacht

Introduction to ETL Using SSIS

Level: Beginner
05:45 PMRaffle Drawing

Raffle Drawing

Level: Non-Technical
Raffle Drawing

Raffle Drawing

Level: Non-Technical
Raffle Drawing

Raffle Drawing

Level: Non-Technical
Raffle Drawing

Raffle Drawing

Level: Non-Technical
Raffle Drawing

Raffle Drawing

Level: Non-Technical
Raffle Drawing

Raffle Drawing

Level: Non-Technical
Raffle Drawing

Raffle Drawing

Level: Non-Technical


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
Erika BakseIntermediate
Erika BakseIntermediate
(Way Too Much) Fun with Reporting Services Stacia MisnerBeginner
A Lap Around Data Quality Services 2012 Christopher PriceIntermediate
All the Data Deltas; CT, CDC and Other TechniquesEric WisdahlBeginner
Automate Policy-Based Management using PowerShellAllen WhiteAdvanced
Automated Monitoring of SQL ServerRobert BiddleIntermediate
Basic Intro to PowerShell for the DBA (1/2)Max TrinidadBeginner
Best Practices Are Not Just HypotheticalEd WatsonBeginner
BI for the Masses Deux, PowerPivot 2012Michael AntonovichBeginner
BI in the CloudDavid LiebmanBeginner
Building Your Professional Development PlanAndy WarrenBeginner
Change Tracking and Change Data Capture Deep DiveLuis FigueroaIntermediate
Choosing a Microsoft Reporting TechnologyDevin KnightBeginner
Clean Up On Column 3James McAuliffeBeginner
Complex DAX FunctionsMike DavisAdvanced
Creating Dashboards with PerformancePoint ServicesDevin KnightIntermediate
Cube World for Flat Table LandersMichael AntonovichBeginner
Data Conversions - Steps, Best Practices & MoreNorm BowenBeginner
Data Partitioning in Very Large Databases Dmitri KorotkevitchAdvanced
Data Quality Made SimpleEric WisdahlBeginner
Data Visualization in Reporting ServicesStacia MisnerBeginner
Database Backend - Between Ground and CloudsDmitri KorotkevitchIntermediate
Database Creation ProcessArvin MeyerBeginner
DBA Repository Update Using SSIS and SSRSRodney LandrumBeginner
Designing An Efficient Replication TopologyChad ChurchwellAdvanced
Do You Have the Time?Michael AntonovichBeginner
Don't Panic, DBAs! Databases on VMware made easy.Janis GriffinIntermediate
Extend Your Knowledge with Extended Events!Janis GriffinBeginner
Extremely Fast Data Warehouse Dimension Updates Luis FigueroaIntermediate
Free tools from the SQL Server CommunityEric WisdahlBeginner
Gather SQL Server Performance Data with PowerShellAllen WhiteIntermediate
Hello, My Name Is DAXMichael AntonovichIntermediate
How Active Directory Affects SQL ServerRyan AdamsAdvanced
Integrating DQS, MDS and Your Data Warehouse Christopher PriceIntermediate
Integrating SQL Server PBM with SCOMChad MillerIntermediate
Into the Wild...Taming Unstructured Data with SemaChristopher PriceIntermediate
Intro to SQL Server Performance TuningRobert BiddleBeginner
Introduction to ETL Using SSISBradley SchachtBeginner
Introduction to Master Data Services 2012 Christopher PriceIntermediate
Introduction to Power ViewDevin KnightBeginner
Introduction to PowerShell RemotingJason HofferleIntermediate
Introduction to Project ManagementRichie RumpBeginner
Introduction to SharePoint BIBradley SchachtBeginner
Introduction to SSISBradley SchachtBeginner
Investigating the SSIS Data FlowEric WisdahlIntermediate
It’s In There Somewhere!James McAuliffeBeginner
Job Common Sense - Don't be that Guy!!Tom BrennemanBeginner
Job Common Sense - Don't be that Guy!!Tom BrennemanBeginner
Join Us! Getting Started as a Technical SpeakerEddie WuerchBeginner
Knowledge & Insight: Predictive modelingJosh KodiIntermediate
LinkedIn for SQL Server ProfessionalsCraig PurnellBeginner
Look who's BlockingJose L. RiveraIntermediate
Looney Tuner? No, there IS a method to my madnessJanis GriffinIntermediate
Loving TSQL Window FunctionsJose L. RiveraBeginner
Lunch and Networking with our SQLChefs and SponsorSQLSaturday 151Non-Technical
Manage SQL Server 2012 on Server Core w/PowerShellAllen WhiteAdvanced
New T-SQL features in SQL Server 2012Richie RumpIntermediate
Object Level Recovery Made EasyTodd PhillipeBeginner
Page Latches for Mere MortalsEddie WuerchIntermediate
Partitioning for Perf & Management of Large TablesEddie WuerchIntermediate
Pimp my BISM: Enhance VisualizationsJose L. RiveraBeginner
Power View & Reporting Enhancements in SQL 2012Guillermo CaicedoIntermediate
Power View: A Peek Behind the CurtainStacia MisnerBeginner
PowerPivot and Excel Services in SharePoint 2010Bradley SchachtBeginner
PowerPivot+Powerview=Self-service BI RevolutionJose ChinchillaBeginner
PowerShell for BeginnersJason HofferleBeginner
PowerShell query for the T-SQL Developer (2/2)Max TrinidadBeginner
Professional Networking for IT ProsCraig PurnellBeginner
Raffle DrawingRaffle DrawingNon-Technical
Real-world Fuzzy matching with SSISJose ChinchillaBeginner
Reporting Services Deep DiveBrian K McDonaldIntermediate
Revenge: The SQL Part 2: The Sequel!Rob VolkIntermediate
Rewriting Bad Code Jeff GarbusBeginner
Running SQL Server 2012 as a Windows Azure VMTimothy McAlileyAdvanced
Sets and Relations and Queries, Oh My!Allen WhiteBeginner
SQL Azure - What is it and why do you need it?Scott KleinBeginner
SQL Azure Scalability with FederationsScott KleinIntermediate
SQL Azure vs. Azure Tables –Clearing The ConfusionScott KleinIntermediate
SQL Federations - Cloud ScalabilityScott KleinIntermediate
SQL Internals , Recovery Modes, and Backups! OH MYBradley BallIntermediate
SQL Server 2012 AlwaysOn for HA and DRChad ChurchwellIntermediate
SQL Server Data Tools, What can you do for me?Guillermo CaicedoBeginner
SQL Server Internals & ArchitectureKevin KlineIntermediate
SQL Server Security for DevelopersAndy WarrenBeginner
SSAS Tabular and Self Service BI - TheDynamDAX DuoAnthony SammartinoIntermediate
SSIS 2012 New FeaturesMike DavisIntermediate
SSIS Moving Beyond the Script Task & Script ComponChristopher PriceAdvanced
SSISo, Where You From, Anyway? James McAuliffeBeginner
SSRS in ASP.Net ApplicationDavid LiebmanBeginner
Surviving Your Sql Developer InterviewJonathon MoormanBeginner
Taking the Scary out of Monster ReportsPam ShawIntermediate
Tame Your Unruly Data...With Constraints!Rob VolkBeginner
TBARuss FustinoBeginner
Team Management FundamentalsKevin KlineIntermediate
The server side of Reporting ServicesRobert HattonBeginner
Tips & Tricks for dynamic SSRS ReportsPam ShawBeginner
Top 10 Admin Mistakes on SQL ServerKevin KlineIntermediate
Transactional Replication Behind The ScenesChad ChurchwellAdvanced
Transitioning from SQL Trace to Extended EventsJack CorbettIntermediate
Understanding and Preventing SQL Injection Kevin KlineIntermediate
Upgrade Roadmap: Let’s delve into SQL Server 2012 Craig PurnellIntermediate
Wish you could live the glamorous consulting life?Juan SotoBeginner


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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