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 TimeTrack 1 - Room: Forum 1Track 2 - Room: Math 118Track 3 - Room: Tech 100Track 4 - Room: Tech 101Track 5 - Room: Tech 116
8:30 AMGlenn Berry

Dr. DMV: How to Use Dynamic Management Views

Level: Beginner

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Carlos Bossy

Enterprise Tabular Models

Level: Beginner
Dmitri Korotkevitch

"It's MINE" - Intro into locking in SQL Server

Level: Beginner

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Robert Hatton

Designing for Analysis: Facts and Dimensions

Level: Intermediate

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Julie Koesmarno

From Impaired To Insightful Geospatial Reporting

Level: Beginner

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9:45 AMGlenn Berry

Hardware 201: Selecting Database Hardware

Level: Beginner

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Stacia Misner

A Big Data Primer

Level: Beginner

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Dmitri Korotkevitch

Data Partitioning in VLDB

Level: Advanced

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Diana Dee

Thanks for the Memory

Level: Beginner

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Andrew Karcher

SQL 2012 Programmability Enhancements

Level: Beginner
11:00 AMJanis Griffin

Extend Your Knowledge with Extended Events!

Level: Beginner

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Christian Wade

MDX vs. DAX: Currency Conversion

Level: Advanced

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Ben Aminnia

SQL Azure vs. Amazon RDS - An In-Depth Comparison

Level: Beginner
Jeff Renz

Data Vault Data Warehouse Architecture

Level: Intermediate

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Robert Hatton

The server side of Reporting Services

Level: Intermediate

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12:30 PMMickey Stuewe

WIT Panel - Women In Technology

Level: Non-Technical
 Janis Griffin

Advanced Performance Tuning Tips with Confio’s Ignite

Level: Beginner
Violin Memory

Violin Memory Lunch Session

Level: Beginner
Trent Mera

Visibility into server workload to the statement level with Dell's Foglight Performance Analysis for

Level: Beginner
1:30 PMBenjamin Nevarez

Dive into the Query Optimizer-Undocumented Insight

Level: Advanced

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Jason Horner

Dimension Modeling Design Patterns: Beyond Basics

Level: Beginner
Janis Griffin

Looney Tuner? No, there IS a method to my madness

Level: Intermediate

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Virginia Mushkatblat

Data Flow Architectures in Software Development Life-Cycle

Level: Intermediate

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Ike Ellis

10 Reporting Tips and Tricks

Level: Beginner

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2:45 PMLynn Langit

AWS for the SQL Server Pro

Level: Intermediate

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Stacia Misner

Taking BI to the Next Level: Collaboration

Level: Intermediate

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David McCarter

Rock Your Technical Interview

Level: Non-Technical
Joseph Vertido

Data Quality Services Approach to Cleansing

Level: Intermediate
Mickey Stuewe

Tablix - The Rubik Cube of Reporting Services

Level: Intermediate

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4:00 PMIke Ellis

Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment, and

Level: Intermediate

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Carlos Bossy

Predictive Modeling with SQL Server Data Mining

Level: Beginner
Benjamin Nevarez

Understanding Parameter Sniffing

Level: Intermediate

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Brent Greenwood

Lean BI Solutions w PowerPivot, Tabular & a Mullet

Level: Intermediate
Phil Robinson

Report Delivery - From Report Manager to the Cloud

Level: Intermediate


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
"It's MINE" - Intro into locking in SQL ServerDmitri KorotkevitchBeginner
10 Reporting Tips and TricksIke EllisBeginner
A Big Data PrimerStacia MisnerBeginner
Advanced Performance Tuning Tips with Confio’s IgniteJanis GriffinBeginner
Advanced SQL Server Integration ServicesJeff RenzAdvanced
AWS for the SQL Server ProLynn LangitIntermediate
Cloud Database Scalability with SQL FederationScott KleinIntermediate
Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment, andIke EllisIntermediate
Dashboaring 101Jeff RenzBeginner
Data Flow Architectures in Software Development Life-CycleVirginia MushkatblatIntermediate
Data Partitioning in VLDBDmitri KorotkevitchAdvanced
Data Quality Services Approach to Cleansing Joseph VertidoIntermediate
Data Vault Data Warehouse ArchitectureJeff RenzIntermediate
Designing for Analysis: Facts and DimensionsRobert HattonIntermediate
Dimension Modeling Design Patterns: Beyond BasicsJason HornerBeginner
Dive into the Query Optimizer-Undocumented InsightBenjamin NevarezAdvanced
Dr. DMV: How to Use Dynamic Management ViewsGlenn BerryBeginner
Enterprise Tabular ModelsCarlos BossyBeginner
Extend Your Knowledge with Extended Events!Janis GriffinBeginner
From Impaired To Insightful Geospatial ReportingJulie KoesmarnoBeginner
Global Address Data: Storage and VerificationJoseph VertidoIntermediate
Hardware 201: Selecting Database HardwareGlenn BerryBeginner
Kung Fu Migration to Windows Azure SQL DatabaseScott KleinIntermediate
Lean BI Solutions w PowerPivot, Tabular & a MulletBrent GreenwoodIntermediate
Looney Tuner? No, there IS a method to my madnessJanis GriffinIntermediate
Matching and Survivorship Joseph VertidoIntermediate
MDX vs. DAX: Currency ConversionChristian WadeAdvanced
Measuring BI Adoption: Dog Food Is Good For YouBrent GreenwoodIntermediate
Power View: A Peek Behind the CurtainStacia MisnerBeginner
PowerPivot / Tabular Data Model FundamentalsBrent GreenwoodIntermediate
Predictive Modeling with SQL Server Data MiningCarlos BossyBeginner
Report Delivery - From Report Manager to the CloudPhil RobinsonIntermediate
Rock Your Technical InterviewDavid McCarterNon-Technical
SQL 2012 Programmability EnhancementsAndrew KarcherBeginner
SQL Azure vs. Amazon RDS - An In-Depth ComparisonBen AminniaBeginner
SRS Report Builder for Business IntelligenceDavid EichnerBeginner
Tablix - The Rubik Cube of Reporting ServicesMickey StueweIntermediate
Tabular ModelsJeff RenzBeginner
Taking BI to the Next Level: CollaborationStacia MisnerIntermediate
Thanks for the MemoryDiana DeeBeginner
The server side of Reporting ServicesRobert HattonIntermediate
Understanding Parameter SniffingBenjamin NevarezIntermediate
Violin Memory Lunch SessionViolin MemoryBeginner
Visibility into server workload to the statement level with Dell's Foglight Performance Analysis forTrent MeraBeginner
Windows Azure SQL Database - your cloud databaseScott KleinBeginner
WIT Panel - Women In TechnologyMickey StueweNon-Technical


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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