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 TimeKeynote/Lunch/Closing - Room: Mt. Elbert/GymBig Data/Cloud - Room: Mt. Wilson/C201Business Intelligence - Room: Pikes Peak/C209DB Developer/DBA - Room: Maroon Bells/High SchoolDBA - Room: Pyramid Peak/Middle SchoolSQL Server 2012 Roundup - Room: Crestone Needle/C206Professional Development - Room: Mt. Princeton/C202
07:00 AMSQL Saturday

Registration

Level: Beginner
      
08:00 AMSQL Saturday

Opening Keynote

Level: Beginner
      
08:45 AM Scott Berkley

SQL Azure and Hadoop: A practical example

Level: Intermediate

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Raphael Klebanov

Data Warehouse Best Practices

Level: Advanced
Michael Fal

Exposing the Core: SQL 2012 on Server Core

Level: Beginner
Glenn Berry

DMV Emergency Room!

Level: Intermediate

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Mike Davis

SSIS 2012 New Features

Level: Intermediate
 
10:00 AM Carlos Bossy

Big Data for the SQL Server DBA w/Kevin Cox-Part 1

Level: Beginner

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Mike Davis

Complex DAX Functions

Level: Advanced
Christopher Shaw

"What is the Best Disaster Recovery Solution?"

Level: Beginner
Mike Byrd

A Practical Approach to Table Partitioning

Level: Intermediate

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Todd Kleinhans

SQL 2012 Encryption and You

Level: Intermediate

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Jennifer McCown

Women in Technology: Career Roundtable

Level: Beginner
11:15 AM Carlos Bossy

Big Data for the SQL Server DBA w/Kevin Cox-Part 2

Level: Intermediate

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Jason Horner

Dimension Modeling Design Patterns: Beyond Basics

Level: Intermediate
Jason Kassay

The Accidental Programmer

Level: Beginner

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Sean McCown

The Backup Tune-Up

Level: Intermediate
Christopher Price

A Lap Around Data Quality Services 2012

Level: Intermediate
Steve Jones

Branding Yourself for a Dream Job

Level: Beginner

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12:15 PMSQL Saturday

Lunch

Level: Beginner
      
01:15 PM Steve Jones

Unstructured Data in SQL Server

Level: Beginner

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Jeff Renz

Tabular Models

Level: Beginner
Jennifer McCown

T-SQL Brush-up: The Best Things You Forgot

Level: Intermediate
John Morehouse

10 Things That Every DBA Should Know!

Level: Beginner

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Jessica Moss

Exploring your Data with Power View

Level: Beginner

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Doug Lane

What To Do When It's Just You

Level: Beginner
02:30 PM Kevin Cox

Largest SQL Azure projects in the world

Level: Intermediate
Joe Salvatore

SSRS Patterns and Practices: Cube Reporting

Level: Intermediate
Brandon Tucker

Reverse Engineering The Database

Level: Intermediate

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Tom Norman

Track'em! What are DBA's doing on my server?

Level: Beginner
Marc Beacom

New T-SQL 2012 features

Level: Beginner
Michael Fal

Musically Speaking: Building Better Presentations

Level: Beginner
03:45 PM Big Data/Cloud Panel

Big Data/Cloud Panel Discussion

Level: Beginner
Chris Schmidt

SSIS Configurations

Level: Intermediate

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Gabriel Villa

Develop a Quick and Dirty Web interface to your DB

Level: Beginner

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Kellyn Pot'Vin

Oracle for the SQL Server DBA

Level: Intermediate

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Jessica Moss

Upgrading and Overhauling SSIS Packages for 2012

Level: Beginner

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Sean & Jen McCown

Mouth Wide Shut: Coherent Interviewing

Level: Beginner
05:00 PMSQL Saturday

Closing & Give-Aways!

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
"What is the Best Disaster Recovery Solution?"Christopher ShawBeginner
10 Things That Every DBA Should Know!John MorehouseBeginner
A Lap Around Data Quality Services 2012 Christopher PriceIntermediate
A Practical Approach to Table PartitioningMike ByrdIntermediate
Advanced SQL Server Integration ServicesJeff RenzAdvanced
Backups & Restores: You’re Not In Kansas Anymore!John MorehouseBeginner
Beginning Powershell for DBAs 1.0Sean McCownBeginner
Beginning T-SQLJennifer McCownBeginner
Big Data for the SQL Server DBA w/Kevin Cox-Part 1Carlos BossyBeginner
Big Data for the SQL Server DBA w/Kevin Cox-Part 2Carlos BossyIntermediate
Big Data/Cloud Panel DiscussionBig Data/Cloud PanelBeginner
Branding Yourself for a Dream JobSteve JonesBeginner
Closing & Give-Aways!SQL SaturdayBeginner
Code SinsJennifer McCownIntermediate
Complex DAX FunctionsMike DavisAdvanced
Compliance and Auditing in Sql ServerTom NormanBeginner
Crossing the domain chasm - what you need to know!Chris SchmidtBeginner
Data Modeling Best Practices for Tabular ModelsCarlos BossyBeginner
Data synchronization Using SQL Data Sync Andy ThiruBeginner
Data Vault Data Warehouse ArchitectureJeff RenzIntermediate
Data Warehouse Best PracticesRaphael KlebanovAdvanced
Data Warehousing EssentialsJoe SalvatoreBeginner
Develop a Quick and Dirty Web interface to your DBGabriel VillaBeginner
Developing the BISM: Overview and Practical GuidaScott BerkleyIntermediate
Dimension Modeling Design Patterns: Beyond BasicsJason HornerIntermediate
DMV Emergency Room!Glenn BerryIntermediate
Don’t Panic DBAs! Databases on VMware Made EasyDean RichardsIntermediate
Exploring your Data with Power ViewJessica MossBeginner
Exposing the Core: SQL 2012 on Server CoreMichael FalBeginner
Fast-track to BI Analytics with SQL Server 2012Carlos BossyBeginner
Integrating DQS, MDS and Your Data Warehouse Christopher PriceIntermediate
Introduction to Data Quality ServicesMarc BeacomBeginner
Introduction to Master Data Services 2012 Christopher PriceIntermediate
Isn't that Spatial: BI EditionJason HornerIntermediate
Largest SQL Azure projects in the worldKevin CoxIntermediate
Largest SQL Server projects in the worldKevin CoxIntermediate
Lockdown: Securing Your ServicesBrandon TuckerBeginner
LunchSQL SaturdayBeginner
Migrating to SQL Server 2012Glenn BerryIntermediate
Mouth Wide Shut: Coherent InterviewingSean & Jen McCownBeginner
Musically Speaking: Building Better PresentationsMichael FalBeginner
MyLifeBits, The Future of Looking Back, and SearchTodd KleinhansBeginner
New T-SQL 2012 featuresMarc BeacomBeginner
Opening KeynoteSQL SaturdayBeginner
Oracle for the SQL Server DBAKellyn Pot'VinIntermediate
Overview of PowerPivotDavid EichnerBeginner
PBM and You!Tom NormanBeginner
Posh Eye for the BI GuyJason HornerIntermediate
Production is all Virtualized, Is Yours?Tom NormanBeginner
Real Value of SQL Server Extended EventsDean RichardsIntermediate
RegistrationSQL SaturdayBeginner
Reverse Engineering The DatabaseBrandon TuckerIntermediate
Scaling SQL Server 2012Glenn BerryIntermediate
Simplifying Big DataKevin CoxIntermediate
Social Networking Is Alive!John MorehouseBeginner
SQL 2012 Encryption and YouTodd KleinhansIntermediate
SQL Azure and Hadoop: A practical exampleScott BerkleyIntermediate
SQL FlythroughsTodd KleinhansIntermediate
SQL Server Monitoring Crash CourseMichael FalBeginner
SRS Report Builder for Business IntelligenceDavid EichnerBeginner
SSIS 2012 New FeaturesMike DavisIntermediate
SSIS 2012: More Than Just a Pretty UISteven WakeBeginner
SSIS ConfigurationsChris SchmidtIntermediate
SSIS Moving Beyond the Script Task/ComponentChristopher PriceAdvanced
SSIS Patterns and Practices: Change Data CaptureJoe SalvatoreIntermediate
SSIS Patterns and Practices: Loading Fact TablesJoe SalvatoreIntermediate
SSRS Patterns and Practices: Cube ReportingJoe SalvatoreIntermediate
Tabular ModelsJeff RenzBeginner
The 2012 Data Warehouse Architecture DebateJeff RenzBeginner
The Accidental ProgrammerJason KassayBeginner
The automatic Data Dictionary: Extended what?Chris SchmidtBeginner
The Backup Tune-UpSean McCownIntermediate
The Encryption PrimerSteve JonesBeginner
Track'em! What are DBA's doing on my server?Tom NormanBeginner
T-SQL Brush-up: The Best Things You ForgotJennifer McCownIntermediate
Understanding BackupsSean McCownBeginner
Unraveling Tangled CodeJennifer McCownBeginner
Unstructured Data in SQL ServerSteve JonesBeginner
Upgrading and Overhauling SSIS Packages for 2012Jessica MossBeginner
What To Do When It's Just YouDoug LaneBeginner
What’s new in SSRS 2012Jeff RenzBeginner
Windows Azure SQL Database Intro and what’s NewAndy ThiruBeginner
Women in Technology: Career RoundtableJennifer McCownBeginner


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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