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 TimeBI and T-SQL tracks - Room: UNA Classroom 1DBA Tracks - Room: UNA Classroom 2
09:00 AMWilliam E. Pearson III

Getting Started with MDX

Level: Beginner
Tim Radney

It is TEMPDB, Why Should You Care?

Level: Intermediate
10:15 AMRob Volk

Tame Your Unruly Data...With Constraints!

Level: Beginner

Roy Ernest

What, When and Who - Auditing 101

Level: Beginner
11:15 AMWilliam E. Pearson III

PowerPivot for Excel 2010

Level: Beginner
Tim Radney

You Inherited a Database, Now What?

Level: Beginner
01:30 PMRob Volk

Revenge: The SQL!

Level: Intermediate

Tim Radney

Getting involved and Getting ahead

Level: Beginner
02:45 PMWilliam Pearson

Serene Velocity: Reporting Services and SSAS 2008

Level: Intermediate
Roy Ernest

What when and why - Resource Governor

Level: Intermediate
04:00 PMRob Volk

Revenge: The SQL Part 2: The Sequel!

Level: Intermediate

Rohan Joackhim

SQL Server 2008 Policy-Based Management (PBM)

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.

0 to SSISJose ChinchillaBeginner
An Overview of PowerPivotWilliam E. Pearson IIIBeginner
Analysis - 0 to SSASAdam JorgensenIntermediate
Analysis Services & the Management Data WarehousMark StaceyIntermediate
Analysis Services for the DBAMark StaceyBeginner
Anatomy of an analysis sessionMark StaceyIntermediate
Attribute Discretization in Analysis Services (BI)William E. Pearson IIIIntermediate
Becoming DAX: An Introduction ... William E. Pearson IIIIntermediate
Beyond Plateaux: Optimize SSAS with Best PracticesWilliam E. Pearson IIIIntermediate
Design and Implement BI Like Edison! William E. Pearson IIIBeginner
Documenting Your Integrated Microsoft BI SolutionWilliam E. Pearson IIIIntermediate
Dynamic SSIS with Configurations and ExpressionsJorge SegarraIntermediate
Entity Strategies: Structuring Your ConsultancyWilliam E. Pearson IIIBeginner
ETL as MDMMichael SextonIntermediate
Form And Substance: The “T” of ETLMichael SextonIntermediate
Getting involved and Getting aheadTim RadneyBeginner
Getting Started with MDXWilliam E. Pearson IIIBeginner
It is TEMPDB, Why Should You Care?Tim RadneyIntermediate
ITIL best practices for a SQL Server administratorRohan JoackhimBeginner
Lego Sets: Relational Building BlocksRob VolkBeginner
Many-to-Many: Multiple Calendars in a Single CubeWilliam E. Pearson IIIAdvanced
Messages from Mercury - MESSENGERdata in PowerViewMark StaceyIntermediate
Overcoming Barriers and Avoiding Mistakes with BIWilliam PearsonBeginner
Policy-Based Management in a NutshellJorge SegarraBeginner
PowerPivot for Excel 2010William E. Pearson IIIBeginner
PowerPivot with NASA dataMark StaceyIntermediate
Revenge: The SQL Part 2: The Sequel!Rob VolkIntermediate
Revenge: The SQL!Rob VolkIntermediate
Serene Velocity: Reporting Services and SSAS 2008William PearsonIntermediate
Slowly changing dimensions- an integrated approachMark StaceyIntermediate
SQL IO for beginners (and all non-gamers)Mark StaceyBeginner
SQL Report Builder for Business IntelligenceDavid EichnerBeginner
SQL Server 2008 Policy-Based Management (PBM)Rohan JoackhimIntermediate
SQL Server Internals: It's What's for Dinner!Christina LeoBeginner
SQL University: Back That Thang Up!Jorge SegarraBeginner
SRS Report Builder for Business IntelligenceDavid EichnerBeginner
SSIS Viagra: Top 10 Quick&Easy Perfmance EnhancersJose ChinchillaBeginner
Tame Your Unruly Data...With Constraints!Rob VolkBeginner
What when and why - Resource GovernorRoy ErnestIntermediate
What, When and Who - Auditing 101Roy ErnestBeginner
What's Buried in the Plan Cache?Christina LeoIntermediate
Why aren't you up here? Speaking and BloggingAdam JorgensenBeginner
Working with Server Side TracesChristina LeoIntermediate
You Inherited a Database, Now What?Tim RadneyBeginner

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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