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.

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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.

Bulk load: methods for better data warehouse load performanceDavid Peter HansenAdvanced
Collecting and analyzing SQL Server performance data with DMOsIgnacio Salom RangelIntermediate
Database Development with SQL Server Data ToolsLeonard LobelIntermediate
Geospatial Data Types in SQL Server 2012Leonard LobelIntermediate
Indexing for performance Stanley RoosIntermediate
Inside the Columnstore IndexStanley RoosIntermediate
Integration Services (SSIS) for the DBADavid Peter HansenIntermediate
Learning Entity Framework 6Leonard LobelIntermediate
Let's cook 'best SQL Server DBA practices'Satya (SQLMaster) Shyam JayantyIntermediate
Lunch BreakSQLSaturday 339Non-Technical
Microsoft Azure SQL Database – SQL Server in the CloudLeonard LobelIntermediate
Native File Streaming with SQL ServerLeonard LobelIntermediate
Programming T-SQL Enhancements in SQL Server 2012Leonard LobelIntermediate
RaffleSQLSaturday 339Non-Technical
RegistrationsSQLSaturday 339Non-Technical
SQL Server Data platform upgrade Techniques, best practices & notes from the fieldSatya (SQLMaster) Shyam JayantyIntermediate
SQL Server HA 2008 R2, 2012 & 2014: Overview & SolutionsSatya (SQLMaster) Shyam JayantyIntermediate
SSIS internals and performanceDavid Peter HansenAdvanced

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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