Welcome to SQLSaturday #115

SQLSaturday is a FREE training event for SQL Server professionals and those wanting to learn about SQL Server. This event will be held Mar 17 2012 at Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa, Rua de Santa Marta, nº 56, Lisbon, 1169-023, Portugal. Admittance to this event is free, all costs are covered by donations and sponsorships. Please register soon as seating is limited, and let friends and colleagues know about the event.

One day before our SQLSaturday, on 16th of March, we shall have a full-day Deep Dive training session with Dutch MVP Hugo Kornelis with a topic «An effective (though uncommon) approach to database design». «Early Bird» price for SqlPort members is 50€, for non-SqlPort members is 75€. Early bird is effective until the 1st of March, so do not loose your chance and sign up now by contacting workshops@sqlport.com.

All details will are available on a special page at SQLPort site.


*We do ask that you consider to OPT-IN for the Sponsors of this event. Without their assistance, we cannot bring this FREE event to you. You can always opt-out if and when they contact! Thank you for your consideration.

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Event News

Mar 14,2012
We are happy to announce the location of the after-party – starting from 21:30 we are going to play some pool in the center of Lisbon at the SnookerAguia Club – http://www.snookeraguiaclub.com/

Feb 23,2012
More great news for all attendees and organizers of SQLSaturday: 2 more nacional companys has has become our Silver sponsors, BI4All and Rumos, who will help us provide the biggest technology event in Portugal for 2012.
BI4All(http://www.bi4all.pt/) is a Portuguese consulting firm, dedicated to Business Intelligence and Corporate Governance, with a special focus on areas such as Enterprise Planning, Performance Management and Risk Management.
Rumos(http://www.rumos.pt/) is currently the most representative company providing training services and technical certification of computer professionals in Portugal, is also a long-time sponsor of the local PASS chapter SQLPort.

Feb 14,2012
The PowerPoint Template for the speakers is finally available.

Feb 8,2012
We have finally published the full agenda, check it out on the Schedule page!

Feb 6,2012
In order to obtain the best rates for the recommended hotel - Dom Carlos, please use this formular.

Feb 2,2012
We are glad to announce the official hotels for our event:
– 2 hotels "Dom Carlos", which are the nearest hotels around the event location (the price is 64€ with everything included). The details on how to reserve are coming up soon.
– The Hotel "Marquês de Pombal" (the price is 89€), which is a 4* hotel, located just 4 min away from the event location. The details on how to reserve are coming up soon.

Jan 27,2012
We will be the proud hosts of a WIT luncheon during our event. The details are coming very soon!

Jan 16,2012
We are happy to announce a PreCon training day for our SQLSaturday with Hugo Kornelis. All details are to be highlighted at the special SQLPort page.

Jan 2,2012
We are officially announcing the 4th track to our event which will be about SqlAzure plus some extras. We are extending the possible number of attendees to 250, in order to reflect the magnitude of our event.

Dec 27,2011
More great news for all attendees and organizers of SQLSaturday - Actual Training has become our gold sponsor, in order to help to spread the knowledge about the best database platform in the world - SQL Server.
Actual Training (http://www.actualtraining.pt/) is one of the most serious technology training providers in Portugal with a significant focus on Microsoft technologies.

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