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.

Boost your T-SQL with the APPLY OperatorItzik Ben-GanIntermediate
Building a Database Deployment PipelineGrant FritcheyIntermediate
Building a Database Deployment PipelineGrant FritcheyIntermediate
But it worked great in Dev! Perfomance for DevsRandy KnightBeginner
Column Level EncryptionDavid DyeBeginner
Data Quality: Boosting Software Performance and Business ProfitDavid MoutrayBeginner
Database Monitoring : Trying To Keep SaneTJay BeltBeginner
Database Release Management: Tips to help organize itTJay BeltIntermediate
Documentation – you know you love itTJay BeltBeginner
First Normal FormDavid MoutrayBeginner
Getting Started Reading Execution PlansGrant FritcheyIntermediate
Getting Started Reading Execution PlansGrant FritcheyIntermediate
Huhadoop?Joe RossiBeginner
Identity, Sequence and ROW_NUMBERItzik Ben-GanIntermediate
Implementing Auditing in SQL Server 2012 David DyeBeginner
Inside Transactional ReplicationPrabhakaran BhaskaranIntermediate
Keeping your SQL Objects Safe In DevelopmentMickey StueweBeginner
Location Location Location Preparing and Presenting Geographic Data David DyeBeginner
Locks, Blocks, and Deadlocks Oh My!Randy KnightIntermediate
Master Data Management - Getting Started with SQL Server MDSJohn McAllisterBeginner
Professor DMV: How to Use Dynamic Management Views to Diagnose SQL Server Performance IssuesGlenn BerryBeginner
Rock Your Technical Interview (Part 1)David McCarterNon-Technical
Rock Your Technical Interview (Part 2)David McCarterNon-Technical
Silent Killers Lurking in Your Database DesignMickey StueweIntermediate
SQL 2012 Programmability EnhancementsAndrew KarcherBeginner
SQL Server Storage internals: Looking under the hood.Brandon LeachAdvanced
Standardize SQL Server Implementations (Dev to Prod)Prakash HedaIntermediate
Statistics and Query OptimizationGrant FritcheyIntermediate
Statistics and Query OptimizationGrant FritcheyIntermediate
Treating Tables Like Legos, Partitioning BasicsBrandon LeachBeginner
Turbo Charged SQL Development With SQL#David SumlinIntermediate
Understanding SQL Server XML Features Randy KnightIntermediate
Understanding the SQL Server Transaction LogRandy KnightIntermediate
Understanding Transaction Isolation LevelsRandy KnightIntermediate

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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