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 Time.Net 1 - Room: Room 1109BI\SSRS - Room: Room 1121SQL Admin I - Room: Room 1119SSIS\BI - Room: Room 1120.Net 2 - Room: Room 1111Apps\Cloud\Personal Development - Room: Room 1112DB Design & App Dev - Room: Room 1118Microsoft .NET Framework from Scratch - Room: Room 1114SQL Admin II - Room: Room 1110
07:30 AMMike Huguet

.NET 3.5 Fundamentals

Level: Beginner
Barry Ralston

Breakfast Basics, SSAS Cube Creation

Level: Beginner
Steve Jones

Basic SQL Server

Level: Beginner

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Tim Mitchell

Build Your First SSIS Package

Level: Beginner
     
9:00 AMBrian Rigsby

Zen Coding

Level: Beginner
Bryan Smith

An Introduction to Power Pivot

Level: Beginner
Kevin Boles

Common TSQL Programming Mistakes

Level: Beginner
Drew Minkin

Data Mining in Action: A case study

Level: Advanced
Vaneshia Leachman

Exploratory Testing with Microsoft Test Manager

Level: Beginner
Todd Anglin

Building a Testable Data Access Layer

Level: Intermediate
Jason Awbrey

iPhone Development using .NET and Monotouch

Level: Intermediate
Keith Elder

Microsoft .NET Framework from Scratch

Level: Beginner
Brad McGehee

Best Practices Every SQL Server DBA Must Know

Level: Beginner
10:15 AMRob Vettor

Getting Started with the Entity Framework 4.0

Level: Beginner
Steve Simon

Get your Mining Model Predictions out to all

Level: Intermediate
Trevor Barkhouse

An Introduction to Profiler and SQL Trace

Level: Beginner
Tim Mitchell

Dynamic SSIS with Expressions and Configurations

Level: Intermediate
Kyle Kelin

Building Richer Web Applications with SP2010

Level: Intermediate
Steve Jones

The Modern Resume: Building Your Brand

Level: Beginner

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Suresh Rajappa

Efficient Data Warehouse Design

Level: Intermediate
 William Assaf

Introduction to DMVs in SQL 2005/2008

Level: Intermediate
11:30 AMBrian Rigsby

Zen Testing

Level: Beginner
Ryan Duclos

Can you control your reports?

Level: Intermediate

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Brad McGehee

Database Maintenance Essentials

Level: Beginner
Patrick LeBlanc

CDC + SSIS = SCD

Level: Intermediate
Zain Naboulsi

The Best of Visual Studio 2010

Level: Intermediate
Denny Cherry

Getting SQL Service Broker Up and Running

Level: Intermediate
Carlos Femmer

Introduction to Windows Phone 7 Development

Level: Beginner
 Sean McCown

SSIS and Powershell: A winning combination

Level: Intermediate
01:30 PMChris Eargle

C# Ninjitsu

Level: Intermediate
Steve Simon

Data Mining.. Making $mart financial decisions

Level: Intermediate
Wesley Brown

Understanding Storage Systems and SQL Server

Level: Beginner
Bryan Smith

MDX 101

Level: Intermediate
Chander Dhall

3P's (Principles, patterns and performance) of SD

Level: Intermediate
Ryan Duclos

Intro to Windows Azure

Level: Beginner

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Eli Weinstock-Herman

Conceptual Data Modeling: Defining Our Data

Level: Beginner
 Trevor Barkhouse

A PowerShell Cookbook for DBAs

Level: Beginner
2:45 PMRob Vettor

Advance Your Debugging Skills with VS 2010

Level: Beginner
Barry Ralston

College Football and MSFT Business Intelligence

Level: Intermediate
Jason Massie

Running mixed workloads on SQL Server

Level: Intermediate
Tim Costello

ssis templates: the easy way to win.

Level: Beginner
Brian Sullivan

Introduction to NHibernate and Fluent NHibernate

Level: Beginner
Cody Gros

SharePoint 2010 Management with PowerShell

Level: Intermediate
Thomas LeBlanc

3rd Normal Form: That's crazy talk!!!

Level: Beginner
 Denny Cherry

Deciding if VMs are a good choice for your SQL Svr

Level: Intermediate
4:00 PMMike Moles

ALM, Agile and TFS - The Keys to Successful Projec

Level: Beginner
Mark Verret

My first SQL Report

Level: Beginner
Sean McCown

Beginning Powershell

Level: Beginner
Tim Costello

SQL Source Control: Poor man's data dude.

Level: Beginner
Chris Eargle

RESTful Data

Level: Intermediate
Chander Dhall

Azure - Best Practices

Level: Intermediate
Al Manint

Parallelism Options in .NET 4.0

Level: Advanced
 Kevin Boles

SQL Server Memory Deep Dive

Level: Advanced


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
.NET 3.5 FundamentalsMike HuguetBeginner
3P's (Principles, patterns and performance) of SDChander DhallIntermediate
3rd Key Normal Form: That's crazy talk!!! Mike MolesBeginner
3rd Normal Form: That's crazy talk!!!Thomas LeBlancBeginner
6 Months of putting VS2010 and TFS thru the PacesMichael MolesIntermediate
A PowerShell Cookbook for DBAsTrevor BarkhouseBeginner
A Programmer's Primer Programming in C#Keith ElderIntermediate
Advance Your Debugging Skills with VS 2010Rob VettorBeginner
Advanced TSQL SolutionsKevin BolesAdvanced
ALM, Agile and TFS - The Keys to Successful ProjecMike MolesBeginner
An Introduction to Power PivotBryan SmithBeginner
An Introduction to Profiler and SQL TraceTrevor BarkhouseBeginner
Analysis Services Partitions and AggregationsDevin KnightIntermediate
Azure - Best PracticesChander DhallIntermediate
Basic SQL ServerSteve JonesBeginner
Basic SQL ServerSteve JonesBeginner
Beautiful events always recurSteve SimonIntermediate
Beginning PowershellSean McCownBeginner
Best Practices Every SQL Server DBA Must KnowBrad McGeheeBeginner
Breakfast Basics, SSAS Cube CreationBarry RalstonBeginner
Build Your First SSIS Package Tim MitchellBeginner
Building a Testable Data Access LayerTodd AnglinIntermediate
Building Richer Web Applications with SP2010Kyle KelinIntermediate
C# NinjitsuChris EargleIntermediate
Can you control your reports?Ryan DuclosIntermediate
CDC + SSIS = SCDPatrick LeBlancIntermediate
CodecraftPhillip JacksonBeginner
College Football and MSFT Business IntelligenceBarry RalstonIntermediate
Common TSQL Programming Mistakes Kevin BolesBeginner
Conceptual Data Modeling: Defining Our DataEli Weinstock-HermanBeginner
Data Access Layers: A CornucopiaSteve SimonIntermediate
Data Mining in Action: A case study Drew MinkinAdvanced
Data Mining in Action: a Case StudyDrew MinkinAdvanced
Data Mining.. Making $mart financial decisionsSteve SimonIntermediate
Database Design for DevelopersAndy LeonardIntermediate
Database Maintenance EssentialsBrad McGeheeBeginner
Database ReplicationMark VerretBeginner
Deadlock Detection, Troubleshooting, & PreventionTrevor BarkhouseIntermediate
Deciding if VMs are a good choice for your SQL SvrDenny CherryIntermediate
Demystyfying Windows Communication FoundationKeith ElderIntermediate
Dynamic SSIS with Expressions and ConfigurationsTim MitchellIntermediate
Efficient Data Warehouse Design Suresh RajappaIntermediate
Exploratory Testing with Microsoft Test ManagerVaneshia LeachmanBeginner
Exploring the SSIS APITim MitchellAdvanced
Get your Mining Model Predictions out to allSteve SimonIntermediate
Getting SQL Service Broker Up and RunningDenny CherryIntermediate
Getting Started with the Entity Framework 4.0Rob VettorBeginner
How and When to Use Indexed ViewsBrad McGeheeIntermediate
How to Back Up and Protect SQL Server DatabasesBrad McGeheeBeginner
How to Optimize tempdb PerformanceBrad McGeheeIntermediate
How to Restore Databases in an EmergencyBrad McGeheeBeginner
How to Use the Maintenance Plan WizardBrad McGeheeBeginner
Increasing Your Programming Productivity:Keith ElderIntermediate
Intro to Windows AzureRyan DuclosBeginner
Introduction to DMVs in SQL 2005/2008William AssafIntermediate
Introduction to Incremental Loads Andy LeonardIntermediate
Introduction to NHibernate and Fluent NHibernateBrian SullivanBeginner
Introduction to Sql AzureCarols FemmerIntermediate
Introduction to SQL Server Integration ServicesBrad SchachtBeginner
Introduction to SQL Server ModelingChris EargleIntermediate
Introduction to Windows Phone 7 DevelopmentCarlos FemmerBeginner
iPhone Development using .NET and MonotouchJason AwbreyIntermediate
Leveraging SQLDiag for Efficient TroubleshootingTrevor BarkhouseIntermediate
MDX 101Bryan SmithIntermediate
Microsoft .NET Framework from ScratchKeith ElderBeginner
My first SQL ReportMark VerretBeginner
Parallel Query Execution Deep DiveKevin BolesAdvanced
Parallelism Options in .NET 4.0Al ManintAdvanced
Performance Tuning SQL Server Integration ServicesDevin KnightIntermediate
PowerPivot for Excel and SharePoint 2010Adam JorgensenIntermediate
Reporting Services: What's new in R2Bryan SmithIntermediate
RESTful DataChris EargleIntermediate
Running mixed workloads on SQL ServerJason MassieIntermediate
SANs and SQL ServerKevin BolesIntermediate
SharePoint 2010 Management with PowerShell Cody GrosIntermediate
SharePoint, A DBA's Nightmare!Dennis BottjerIntermediate
Simple Service BrokerBrian DuhnIntermediate
SQL InjectionKevin BolesIntermediate
SQL Server Memory Deep Dive Kevin BolesAdvanced
SQL Source Control: Poor man's data dude.Tim CostelloBeginner
SSIS and Powershell: A winning combinationSean McCownIntermediate
SSIS Design Patterns Andy LeonardAdvanced
ssis templates: the easy way to win.Tim CostelloBeginner
Storage for the DBADenny CherryIntermediate
Structure and Guidance for Organizing ApplicationsKeith ElderIntermediate
The Best of Visual Studio 2010Zain NaboulsiIntermediate
The Modern Resume: Building Your BrandSteve JonesBeginner
The Modern Resume: Building Your BrandSteve JonesBeginner
The Social DBA: Resources for Career Building Stuart AinsworthBeginner
T-SQL 101Patrick LeBlancBeginner
Understanding Storage Systems and SQL ServerWesley BrownBeginner
Using the Maintenance Plan DesignerBrad McGeheeBeginner
Windows Administration using PowerShellCody GrosBeginner
You Got XML In My Database? What's Up With That?Stuart AinsworthBeginner
Your data tier and the cloudJason MassieIntermediate
Zen CodingBrian RigsbyBeginner
Zen TestingBrian RigsbyBeginner


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.

Suggested Session TitleSkill Level
Exploratory Testing with Microsoft Test ManagerBeginner

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