SQL Saturday Chicago 2019 Pre-Conference Sessions

SQL Saturday Chicago 2019 Pre-Conference Sessions

The SQL Saturday Chicago 2019 team is very happy to announce this year's pre-conference sessions! We received many submissions this year, and are pleased to offer the following: Managing and Architecting Azure Data Platform by Joey D'AntoniAn Introduction to Data Science With Python for Data Professionals by Chris HydePower BI in a day Hands-On by Ravi KumarKubernetes Zero to Hero by Anthony Nocentino Pre-conference sessions will take place on Friday, 22 March 2019. You can find out details about each session, pricing, and register by using the above links. If you haven't already registered for SQL Saturday Chicago, which takes…
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PASS Summit 2018: Where I’ll Be

PASS Summit 2018: Where I’ll Be

I don't know where the last year went, but it's once again time for PASS Summit. It really doesn't feel like a year has passed! This will be my seventh PASS Summit as an attendee and my sixth as a speaker. I know I'm extremely fortunate to have been able to attend and present so many times, and am looking to the incredibly fun - and exhausting - week ahead! Be sure to follow me on Twitter as I will have plenty of updates throughout the week. Here's what I'll be up to: SQL Saturday Portland My first stop is…
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Presenting at SQL Saturday Portland Oregon!

I'm very proud to once again be speaking at SQL Saturday in Portland, Oregon, coming up on November 3! Portland is one of my favorite cities and has long been one of my favorite SQL Saturday events. It also a wonderful way to ease in to a great week at PASS Summit, and the start point of the SQLTrain, both of which I mentioned in my PASS Summit Tips! As always, Portland's organizers have a top-notch schedule lined up, with an awesome array of speakers. My presentation is entitled “Select Stars: A SQL DBA’s Introduction to Azure Cosmos DB”. I’ve been…
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Speaking at SQL Saturday Boston 2018!

Speaking at SQL Saturday Boston 2018!

I'm very happy to be returning to Boston this weekend to speak at SQL Saturday Boston 2018. I last attended a few years ago and have been wanting to get back there ever since, so I'm happy the cards fell into place this time around! The organizers in Boston have put together an amazing schedule for the day that I'm really proud to be a part of. Check it out - they really have some top talent arranged on a wide variety of topics. As for myself, I'll be presenting a classic session that I feel will always be relevant: backup…
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Speaking at SQL Saturday Oslo 2018!

Speaking at SQL Saturday Oslo 2018!

I always feel honored when chosen to present at a SQL Saturday event. Being selected is never a guarantee, especially these days when organizers seemingly have more speakers and abstracts to pick from than ever before. But I am just over-the-moon happy to share that I was picked to speak at SQL Saturday in Oslo, Norway coming up on September 1. Norway has been on my list of places to visit for years, and I really can't wait. Thank you so much to the SQL Saturday Oslo organizing team for putting together an amazing schedule and for allowing me to be a…
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