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 TimeRegistration Area - Room: Registration AreaRustler Hangout - Room: Rustler HangoutTech 100 - Room: Tech 100Tech 101 - Room: Tech 101Tech 116 - Room: Tech 116Tech 117 - Room: Tech 117Tech 118 - Room: Tech 118
8:00 AMAndrew Karcher

Opening Session

Level: Beginner
      
8:30 AM Clint Kunz

Microsoft Business Intelligence All Up

Level: Beginner
Diana Dee

Relational Database Design 101

Level: Beginner

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Randy Knight

Become Bilingual! Oracle for the SQL Server DBA

Level: Intermediate
David Moutray

Test Driven Development in SQL Server

Level: Intermediate

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Jose Pons

SSIS - a real life sample

Level: Intermediate
Meredith Ryan-Smith

Help Desk to DBA in 60 Minutes

Level: Beginner

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9:45 AM Benjamin Nevarez

Top Query Optimizer Topics for Better Performance

Level: Intermediate
Denny Chery

Using SQL Server Denali's Always On (HADR)

Level: Beginner
Denise McInerney

DBA as Protector of the Data: Notes from the Field

Level: Intermediate
Mark Rosenberg

Intro to T-SQL

Level: Beginner
Rob Kerr

Delivering BI Solutions with SQL and SharePoint

Level: Intermediate

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Ike Ellis

Developing on SQL Azure

Level: Intermediate
11:00 AM Denny Chery

Table Indexing for the .NET Developer

Level: Intermediate
Ted Tasker

Parallel Data Warehouse - Architecture Overview

Level: Intermediate

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Peter Kral

SQL Server Agent Powershell Jobs 101

Level: Beginner

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David McCarter

Building nTier Applications with Entity Framework

Level: Beginner
Carlos Bossy

Business Intelligence for Managers/Decision Makers

Level: Beginner

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Lynn Langit

What's New in SQL Azure?

Level: Intermediate
12:30 PM Denise McInerney

Women in Tech: Encouraging the Next Generation

Level: Beginner
Bob Abernethy

[Sponsor] BI: Then and Now

Level: Beginner

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1:30 PM Clint Kunz

The Largest SQL Server Projects in the World

Level: Intermediate

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Benjamin Nevarez

Partitioned Tables: Management & Query Processing

Level: Intermediate
Colin Smith

Powershell for the DBA

Level: Beginner

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David McCarter

Real World API Design Using The Entity Framework

Level: Intermediate
Phil Robinson

Reporting Services - Charts and more.

Level: Intermediate
Jospeh Vertido

(SSIS, TSQL) - Record Linkage(Fuzzy Match)

Level: Intermediate

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2:45 PM Thomas Mueller

SQL Server Panel Discussion

Level: Beginner
Harold Wong

Virtualization Basics for the SQL Guru

Level: Beginner
Randy Knight

Visual Studio 2010 Database Projects

Level: Intermediate
Juan Soto

MS Access with SQL Server Strategies and Tips

Level: Beginner
Carlos Bossy

The Data Mining Lifecycle

Level: Intermediate

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Reagan Williams

SSIS Development: Improving package reliability

Level: Intermediate

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4:00 PM Denny Cherry

Index Internals

Level: Advanced
Peter Kral

Designing Re-Startable SSIS Packages

Level: Advanced

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Jose Pons

To the power of Transact SQL

Level: Advanced
Juan Soto

Access with SQL Server Express - Perfect!

Level: Intermediate
Denise McInerney

My Co-workers Are 9000 Miles Away!

Level: Beginner
Bret Stateham

SQL Server Reporting Services Map Visualizations

Level: Intermediate
5:00 PMAndrew Karcher

Raffle

Level: Beginner
      


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
(SSIS, TSQL) - Record Linkage(Fuzzy Match) Jospeh VertidoIntermediate
[Sponsor] BI: Then and Now Bob AbernethyBeginner
A T-SQL PrimerIke EllisBeginner
Access ADPs in depth, THE BEST comboJuan SotoBeginner
Access with SQL Server Express - Perfect!Juan SotoIntermediate
Are you a database engineer or SQL coder? Randy KnightBeginner
Become Bilingual! Oracle for the SQL Server DBARandy KnightIntermediate
BI: Then & Now Bob AbernethyBeginner
Building nTier Applications with Entity FrameworkDavid McCarterBeginner
Business Intelligence for Managers/Decision MakersCarlos BossyBeginner
DBA as Protector of the Data: Notes from the FieldDenise McInerneyIntermediate
Delivering BI Solutions with SQL and SharePointRob KerrIntermediate
Designing Re-Startable SSIS PackagesPeter KralAdvanced
Developing on SQL AzureIke EllisIntermediate
Documentation. You know you love ittjay beltBeginner
Essentials of a Business Intelligence ArchitectureCarlos BossyIntermediate
Help Desk to DBA in 60 MinutesMeredith Ryan-SmithBeginner
Index InternalsDenny CherryAdvanced
Inside the SQL Server 2008 Data CollectorBenjamin NevarezBeginner
Intro to T-SQLMark RosenbergBeginner
jamesjames jamesIntermediate
Microsoft Business Intelligence All UpClint KunzBeginner
MS Access with SQL Server Strategies and TipsJuan SotoBeginner
My Co-workers Are 9000 Miles Away! Denise McInerneyBeginner
No more Scripting! Automated DB Source Control Randy KnightIntermediate
Opening SessionAndrew KarcherBeginner
Parallel Data Warehouse - Architecture OverviewTed TaskerIntermediate
Partitioned Tables: Management & Query ProcessingBenjamin NevarezIntermediate
Powershell for the DBAColin SmithBeginner
RaffleAndrew KarcherBeginner
Real World API Design Using The Entity FrameworkDavid McCarterIntermediate
Relational Database Design 101Diana DeeBeginner
Reporting Services - Charts and more.Phil RobinsonIntermediate
Solving Real Life Production IssuesDale CunninghamIntermediate
SQL Server Agent Powershell Jobs 101Peter KralBeginner
SQL Server Panel DiscussionThomas MuellerBeginner
SQL Server PowerpivotLakshmi RandallIntermediate
SQL Server Reporting Services Map VisualizationsBret StatehamIntermediate
SSIS - a real life sampleJose PonsIntermediate
SSIS Development: Improving package reliabilityReagan WilliamsIntermediate
Table Indexing for the .NET DeveloperDenny CheryIntermediate
Test Driven Development in SQL ServerDavid MoutrayIntermediate
The Data Mining LifecycleCarlos BossyIntermediate
The Largest SQL Server Projects in the WorldClint KunzIntermediate
To the power of Transact SQLJose PonsAdvanced
Top Query Optimizer Topics for Better PerformanceBenjamin NevarezIntermediate
TSQL for the Access GuyJuan SotoAdvanced
Understanding SQL Server XML FeaturesRandy KnightIntermediate
Understanding the SQL Server Plan CacheBenjamin NevarezIntermediate
Using SQL Server Denali's Always On (HADR)Denny CheryBeginner
Virtualization Basics for the SQL GuruHarold WongBeginner
Visual Studio 2010 Database ProjectsRandy KnightIntermediate
What's New in SQL Azure?Lynn LangitIntermediate
Where should I be encrypting my dataDenny CheryBeginner
Women in Tech: Encouraging the Next GenerationDenise McInerneyBeginner


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
Replication to mobile devicesIntermediate

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