What is SQLSaturday?
It's a free one day learning event for SQL Server professionals, loosely patterned on the well known Code Camp model, organized by the Louisville SQL Server Users Group and supported by End to End Training/SQLServercentral.com.
When and where will it be held?
SQLSaturday Louisville will be held October 24th, 2009 at New Horizons Computer Learning Center, 10200, Linn Station Road, Ste 110, Louisville, KY 40223 3841. Event check in will begin at 8 am, sessions begin at 9 am, and we expect to wrap up the event between 4:30 & 5:00 pm. Our thanks to Donna Christie, Account Executive, New Horizons, for her efforts in making the facility available to us for the event.
When will the schedule of sessions be posted?
Our call for speakers is now closed.
Who will be speaking?
We have local SQL Server experts Dave Fackler, Sarah Barela, Derek Comingore - in addition to speakers from out of town.
Can I sponsor this event?
We do need sponsors to help subsidize the incidental costs of running the event and this is a great event to meet SQL Server professionals or to just give back to the community. If you are interested or want more information, please visit our sponsor page. You can view all our great sponsors here and we hope that most of them will be at the event.
What else can you tell me about the event?
This event is free to anyone that wishes to attend
Check in for the event opens at 8 am
We'll have coffee and doughnuts for breakfast
Sessions begin at 9 am - no keynote!
We'll be raffling off prizes throughout the day and we'll save a few special ones for the end of the day
We'll have a post event party - location to be announced - if you want to continue the talk after the sessions finish and maybe spend more time with our great speakers.
Directions & Hotels
Our primary hotel for the event will the Courtyard Marriot Louisville http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/sdfch-courtyard-louisville-east/.