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 TimeBI3 - Room: Room 5DBA2 - Room: Room 2Dev1 - Room: Room 7Misc1 - Room: Room 9Misc2 - Room: Room 10BI1 - Room: Room 3BI2 - Room: Room 4DBA1 - Room: Room 1Dev2 - Room: Room 8
8:30 AMMark Tabladilo

Enterprise Data Mining with SQL Server 2008 R2

Level: Intermediate

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Don Stevic

The Art of the Trace

Level: Intermediate

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David Cobb

DIY Hyper-V, Clustering and SQL Server

Level: Intermediate

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Maximo Trinidad

Let’s talk about SQL PowerShell

Level: Beginner

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Richie Rump

An Introduction to Project Management

Level: Beginner

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9:45 AMDmitri Korotkevitch

Data Sharding in OLTP Systems

Level: Advanced

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Thomas LaRock

SQL Server Memory Management

Level: Intermediate
Michael Antonovich

Pivot Tables & Charts from T-SQL thru SharePoint

Level: Intermediate

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Joe Healy

Introduction to Kinect SDK

Level: Beginner
Jared Nielsen

Funding Your Software Project in Two Easy Steps

Level: Intermediate
David Liebman

0 to SSRS Presentation

Level: Beginner
Sanjay Soni

Delivering BI to the Masses at Microsoft

Level: Intermediate
Mike Hillwig

Cool Things MSDB Will Tell You (If you ask)

Level: Beginner
James McAuliffe

Share The Code, Man

Level: Advanced
11:00 AMJose Chinchilla

What is BI Semantic Model and why should you care?

Level: Beginner
David Dye

Implementing auditing in SQL Server

Level: Beginner
Herve Roggero

Import data into SQL Azure with SqlBulkCopy

Level: Intermediate
PASS Board

Meet the PASS Board of Directors

Level: Beginner
Andy Warren

Building a Professional Development Plan

Level: Beginner
Brad Schacht

Introduction to SSIS

Level: Beginner
Kendal Van Dyke

Paging DR Availability, Recovery Room STAT!

Level: Intermediate

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Bradley Ball

Page and Row Compression How, When, and Why

Level: Intermediate
Juan Soto

MS Access with SQL Server Strategies and Tips

Level: Beginner
12:00 PMBob Abernethy

Mission Possible: Pervasive BI

Level: Beginner

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1:00 PMWilliam E. Pearson III

Beyond Plateaux: Optimize SSAS with Best Practices

Level: Intermediate
Don Stevic

The Fundamentals of DBA-ism

Level: Beginner

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Dmitri Korotkevitch

Anti-patterns in Database design and T-Sql code

Level: Intermediate

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Joe Healy

Data Options on Windows Phone "Mango"

Level: Intermediate
Mark Tabladilo

Social Marketing 2011 for Microsoft Professionals

Level: Intermediate

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Brad Schacht

Configuring and Extending SSIS

Level: Intermediate
Andy Warren

Introduction to SQL Server Statistics

Level: Beginner
Thomas LaRock

Monitoring Databases in a Virtual Environment

Level: Beginner
Kendal Van Dyke

Working with XML in SQL Server

Level: Intermediate

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2:15 PMBrian Mitchell

Scaling your BI solution

Level: Intermediate
Mike Hillwig

Top Ten Rules for Managing a Production Environmen

Level: Beginner
Geoff Hiten

SQL “Denali” AlwaysOn High Availability Solutions

Level: Advanced
Maximo Trinidad

Extend your T-SQL Scripting with PowerShell

Level: Intermediate

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Alex Funkhouser

For Love or Money, Your IT Career

Level: Intermediate
Phillip E Rosen

Business Intelligence dashboards with Share Point

Level: Intermediate

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Mike Davis

Denali SSIS Features and Best Practices

Level: Beginner

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Bradley Ball

Transprent Data Encryption Inside and Out

Level: Intermediate
David Dye

Column Level Encryption

Level: Beginner
3:30 PMMike Hillwig

Top Ten Operational Mistakes to Avoid

Level: Beginner
Thomas LaRock

Waits and Queues and You

Level: Intermediate
Michael Antonovich

Introduction to PowerPivot for Excel

Level: Beginner

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James McAuliffe

Data Late Than Never

Level: Intermediate
Jared Nielsen

SQL and SEO - a DBA's Guide to Search Engines

Level: Intermediate
Jose Chinchilla

Designing and Optimizing SSAS Hierarchies

Level: Intermediate
 Bradley Ball

SQL Internals, Recovery Modes, &Backups! OH MY!

Level: Intermediate
William E. Pearson III

An Overview of PowerPivot in SharePoint

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
0 to SSRS PresentationDavid LiebmanBeginner
A cool Session by Brian KnightBrian KnightIntermediate
An Introduction to Project ManagementRichie RumpBeginner
An Overview of PowerPivot William E. Pearson IIIBeginner
An Overview of PowerPivot for ExcelWilliam E. Pearson IIIIntermediate
An Overview of PowerPivot in SharePointWilliam E. Pearson IIIIntermediate
Anti-patterns in Database design and T-Sql codeDmitri KorotkevitchIntermediate
Attribute Discretization in Analysis Services (BI)William E. Pearson IIIIntermediate
Becoming DAX: An Introduction ... William E. Pearson IIIBeginner
Beyond Plateaux: Optimize SSAS with Best PracticesWilliam E. Pearson IIIIntermediate
Building a Professional Development PlanAndy WarrenBeginner
Business Intelligence dashboards with Share PointPhillip E RosenIntermediate
Checklist for 1st time on-call DBA’s Daniel TaylorBeginner
Column Level EncryptionDavid DyeBeginner
Configuring and Extending SSISBrad SchachtIntermediate
Cool Things MSDB Will Tell You (If you ask)Mike HillwigBeginner
Data Late Than NeverJames McAuliffeIntermediate
Data Options on Windows Phone "Mango"Joe HealyIntermediate
Data Sharding in OLTP SystemsDmitri KorotkevitchAdvanced
Delivering BI to the Masses at MicrosoftSanjay SoniIntermediate
Denali SSIS Features and Best PracticesMike DavisBeginner
Design and Implement BI Like Edison!William E. Pearson IIIBeginner
Designing and Optimizing SSAS HierarchiesJose ChinchillaIntermediate
DIY Hyper-V, Clustering and SQL ServerDavid CobbIntermediate
Documenting Your Integrated Microsoft BI SolutionWilliam E. Pearson IIIIntermediate
Don't Panic, DBAs! Databases on VMware made easy.Janis GriffinIntermediate
Enterprise Data Mining with SQL Server 2008 R2 Mark TabladiloIntermediate
Entity Strategies: Structuring Your ConsultancyWilliam E. Pearson IIIBeginner
Extend your T-SQL Scripting with PowerShellMaximo TrinidadIntermediate
For Love or Money, Your IT CareerAlex FunkhouserIntermediate
Funding Your Software Project in Two Easy Steps Jared NielsenIntermediate
Getting Started with MDXWilliam E. Pearson IIIBeginner
Implementing auditing in SQL ServerDavid DyeBeginner
Import data into SQL Azure with SqlBulkCopyHerve RoggeroIntermediate
Introduction to Kinect SDKJoe HealyBeginner
Introduction to PowerPivot for Excel Michael AntonovichBeginner
Introduction to SQL Server StatisticsAndy WarrenBeginner
Introduction to SSISBrad SchachtBeginner
Let’s talk about SQL PowerShellMaximo TrinidadBeginner
Many-to-Many: Multiple Calendars in a Single CubeWilliam E. Pearson IIIAdvanced
Meet the PASS Board of DirectorsPASS BoardBeginner
Mission Possible: Pervasive BIBob AbernethyBeginner
Monitoring Databases in a Virtual EnvironmentThomas LaRockBeginner
MS Access with SQL Server Strategies and TipsJuan SotoBeginner
MS Access with SQL Server: Optimizing your codeJuan SotoIntermediate
Page & Row Compression Deep DiveBradley BallAdvanced
Page and Row Compression How, When, and WhyBradley BallIntermediate
Paging DR Availability, Recovery Room STAT!Kendal Van DykeIntermediate
Pivot Tables & Charts from T-SQL thru SharePointMichael AntonovichIntermediate
Policy-Based Management in a NutshellJorge SegarraBeginner
Pulp SQLJorge SegarraBeginner
Scaling your BI solutionBrian MitchellIntermediate
Serene Velocity: Reporting Services and SSAS DataWilliam E. Pearson IIIIntermediate
Share The Code, ManJames McAuliffeAdvanced
Social Marketing 2011 for Microsoft ProfessionalsMark TabladiloIntermediate
Solving Real Life Production IssuesDale CunninghamIntermediate
SQL “Denali” AlwaysOn High Availability SolutionsGeoff HitenAdvanced
SQL and SEO - a DBA's Guide to Search EnginesJared NielsenIntermediate
SQL as an External Data Source for SharePointMichael AntonovichIntermediate
SQL Internals, Recovery Modes, &Backups! OH MY!Bradley BallIntermediate
SQL Server 2008 R2 Parallel Data WarehouseBrian MitchellIntermediate
SQL Server Memory ManagementThomas LaRockIntermediate
SQL University: Back That Thang Up!Jorge SegarraBeginner
The Art of the TraceDon StevicIntermediate
The Career Your Career Could Smell LikeShannon LowderBeginner
The Fundamentals of DBA-ism Don StevicBeginner
The NINJA Database: Talk Techie to Non-Techie FolkBradley BallBeginner
Top Ten Operational Mistakes to AvoidMike HillwigBeginner
Top Ten Rules for Managing a Production EnvironmenMike HillwigBeginner
Transitioning your career to Business IntelligenceJose ChinchillaBeginner
Transprent Data Encryption Inside and OutBradley BallIntermediate
Useful tools for a DBA and or Database DeveloperDaniel TaylorBeginner
Waits and Queues and YouThomas LaRockIntermediate
What is BI Semantic Model and why should you care?Jose ChinchillaBeginner
Working with XML in SQL ServerKendal Van DykeIntermediate


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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