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.

No sessions have been assigned to the schedule. Sessions submitted so far are show belown.

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.

A PowerShell Cookbook for DBAsTrevor BarkhouseBeginner
An Introduction to Master Data ServicesBryan SmithIntermediate
An introduction to replication metadataJonathan ClarkIntermediate
Backing up SQL ServerSean McCownBeginner
Backing up SQL ServerSean McCownBeginner
Bad SQLGeoff HitenIntermediate
Beginning PowershellSean McCownBeginner
Beginning PowershellSean McCownBeginner
Building a Data Warehouse using SQL Server 2008Wes DumeyBeginner
Clustering for Mere Mortals.Geoff HitenIntermediate
Data Cleansing in SSISBrian KnightAdvanced
Data Compression in SQL Server 2008Kalyan YellaAdvanced
Data Mining in Action: A case studyDrew MinkinAdvanced
Data Protection and High-AvailabilityAnil DesaiBeginner
Deadlock Detection, Troubleshooting, & PreventionTrevor BarkhouseIntermediate
Delivering Rapid Business Value with Microsoft BI Derek ComingoreAdvanced
Doing Data Warehousing Right!Tufan ArikanAdvanced
Dynamically Configuring SSIS PackagesDevin KnightIntermediate
Encrytion in SQL Server - TDE and backupVenu CAdvanced
Flat file processing with SSISVamsi BogulluBeginner
Getting Started with Analysis ServicesBryan SmithBeginner
Improving MDX PerformanceDrew MinkinAdvanced
Introduction to SQL Server Analysis Services 2008 Kristin FerrierBeginner
Introduction to SQL Server Data MiningBrian KnightBeginner
Kerberos in SSRSAdam SaxtonIntermediate
Let's Get This Started: SSIS Package ExecutionLouise CrooksIntermediate
Leveraging SQLDiag for Efficient TroubleshootingTrevor BarkhouseIntermediate
Load Files without SSISPaul HunterIntermediate
Loading a Data Warehouse in SSISBrian KnightIntermediate
Managing SSIS with PowershellSean McCownAdvanced
Managing SSIS with PowershellSean McCownAdvanced
Managing SSIS with PowershellSean McCownAdvanced
MDX 101Bryan SmithIntermediate
Monitor, Analyze and Plan-SQL and SAN Space usageSri SridharanAdvanced
Overview of multidimensional indexing for SQL ServBrian AndersonAdvanced
Performance Tuning SQL Server Integration ServicesBrian KnightAdvanced
Power Pivot for ExcelLisa LiuIntermediate
Powershell for the powershell literateSean McCownIntermediate
Powershell for the powershell literateSean McCownIntermediate
Practical Performance Monitoring & OptimizationAnil DesaiIntermediate
Query Plan Crash CourseJason MassieIntermediate
Real & Right Time BI with Attunity CDC SuiteDerek ComingoreIntermediate
Relational Division & RelativesJoe CelkoIntermediate
Replication in SQL 2008Sriram GanapathyIntermediate
Report, Please: SSRS Report ExecutionLouise CrooksIntermediate
Reporting Services SubscriptionsDevin KnightIntermediate
Reporting Services: Development & DeploymentAnil DesaiIntermediate
Reporting Services: What's new in R2Bryan SmithBeginner
Running mixed workloads on SQL ServerJason MassieIntermediate
Scale-Out the DBA.Geoff HitenIntermediate
SharePoint, A DBA's Nightmare!Dennis BottjerIntermediate
SQL server 2008 R2: Multi-Instance Management Prem MehraIntermediate
SQL Server AudtingVenu CAdvanced
SQL Server Basics for Non-DBAsAnil DesaiBeginner
SQL Server Performance Tuning Workshop Jack LiIntermediate
SQL Server PowerPivot for Information Producers Derek ComingoreBeginner
SQL Server PowerPivot for IT Pros Derek ComingoreIntermediate
SQL Storage Suresh KandothIntermediate
SSIS 101Tim MitchelIntermediate
SSIS Configurations: 3 steps to win.Tim CostelloBeginner
SSIS ScriptingTim MitchellIntermediate
SSIS Templates: a framework for success.Tim CostelloBeginner
Stored procedure tracing using the xml datatypeRuss LoskiIntermediate
Team System 2008 DB Functionality and ProjectsKristin FerrierBeginner
T-SQL Code SinsJennifer McCownBeginner
T-SQL ToolkitJen MCCownBeginner
T-SQL vs PowershellSean and Jen McCownIntermediate
Tuna Helper - Proven Process for Tuning SQL Janis GriffinIntermediate
Understanding Storage Systems and SQL ServerWesley BrownBeginner
Using the SQL Server Migration Assistant for MySQLLarry ClarkIntermediate

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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