4th - 7th March 2015

ExCeL London Exhibition and Convention Centre, London

Agenda

   
DBA
Dev
BI
SQL Server 2012
Atcham
Wenlock 3
Coalport 2
Wenlock 1
Coalport 1
Ironbridge 1
Ironbridge 2
Ironbridge 3
07:30 AM
 
 
 
 
 
08:00 AM
 
 
 
 
 
08:30 AM
 
 
 
 
 
09:00 AM
 
 
 
 
 
09:30 AM
 
 
 
 
 
10:00 AM
 
 
 
 
 
10:30 AM
 
 
 
 
 
11:00 AM
 
 
 
 
 
11:30 AM
 
 
 
 
 
12:00 PM
 
 
 
 
 
12:30 PM
 
 
 
 
 
01:00 PM
 
 
 
 
 
01:30 PM
 
 
 
 
 
02:00 PM
 
 
 
 
 
02:30 PM
 
 
 
 
 
03:00 PM
 
 
 
 
 
03:30 PM
 
 
 
 
 
04:00 PM
 
 
 
 
 
04:30 PM
 
 
 
 
 
05:00 PM
 
 
 
 
 
Breakfast
7:30 AM-8:15 AM
       
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
Integration Services (SSIS) for the DBA
David Peter Hansen 200
8:15 AM-9:15 AM Download Calendar
Fasten your seat belt and look at the Data Steward
Jean-Pierre Riehl 200
8:15 AM-9:15 AM Download Calendar
Demonstrating PDW integration with Hadoop & Polybase
James Rowland-Jones 300
8:15 AM-9:15 AM Download Calendar
Understanding Parameter Sniffing
Benjamin Nevarez 300
8:15 AM-9:15 AM Download Calendar
T-SQL Tips and Tricks
Itzik Ben-Gan 300
8:15 AM-9:15 AM Download Calendar
T4 Templating within SSDT using SQL Server 2014
Geoff Clark 300
8:15 AM-9:15 AM Download Calendar
Practical Unit Testing for SSIS Packages
John Welch 300
8:15 AM-9:15 AM Download Calendar
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
Break
9:15 AM-9:25 AM
       
        
The Irish Economic Crisis, Visualised with Power BI
Carmel Gunn 200
9:25 AM-10:30 AM Download Calendar
The Day After Tomorrow; Why You Need to Baseline
Richard Douglas 200
9:25 AM-10:30 AM Download Calendar
Data Security – In a Post Snowden World
Dr Katherine Bean PhD 200
9:25 AM-10:30 AM Download Calendar
Is your data big enough for a PDW?
Mark Stacey 200
9:25 AM-10:30 AM Download Calendar
The SSDT way or the highway (sqlproj)
Craig Ottley-Thistlethwaite 300
9:25 AM-10:30 AM Download Calendar
How the SQL Server Engine Thinks
Brent Ozar 200
9:25 AM-10:30 AM Download Calendar
Advanced Reporting Techniques & Managing Reports
Dr. Subramani Paramasivam 200
9:25 AM-10:30 AM Download Calendar
SQL Server Storage vNext: Welcome to the Future
Allan Hirt 300
9:25 AM-10:30 AM Download Calendar
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
Break
10:30 AM-11:00 AM
       
        
        
        
        
        
Getting Started Reading Execution Plans
Grant Fritchey 200
11:00 AM-12:00 PM Download Calendar
Power Query in Modern Corporate BI
Marco Russo 300
11:00 AM-12:00 PM Download Calendar
A Comedy of Errors
Andrew Whettam 300
11:00 AM-12:00 PM Download Calendar
Revenge: The SQL!
Rob Volk 300
11:00 AM-12:00 PM Download Calendar
Power BI, zero to expert
Peter ter Braake 200
11:00 AM-12:00 PM Download Calendar
I've Got A SQL Database, Now What?
Denny Cherry 200
11:00 AM-12:00 PM Download Calendar
Bad Plan! Sit!
Gail Shaw 300
11:00 AM-12:00 PM Download Calendar
Optimizing & Analyzing DAX Query Plans
Alberto Ferrari 400
11:00 AM-12:00 PM Download Calendar
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
Break
12:00 PM-12:15 PM
       
        
        
ETL Patterns with Clustered Columnstore Indexes
Niko Neugebauer 400
12:15 PM-1:15 PM Download Calendar
The dangerous beauty of Bookmark Lookups
Klaus Aschenbrenner 300
12:15 PM-1:15 PM Download Calendar
Things You Can Find in the Plan Cache
Matan Yungman 400
12:15 PM-1:15 PM Download Calendar
Building Your Myth Busting Lab With Power BI
Julie Koesmarno 200
12:15 PM-1:15 PM Download Calendar
Branding Yourself for a Dream Job
Steve Jones 300
12:15 PM-1:15 PM Download Calendar
Hadoop: Big Data or Big Deal?
Eduard Erwee 200
12:15 PM-1:15 PM Download Calendar
Query Optimizer Internals : Traceflag fun
Dave Ballantyne 500
12:15 PM-1:15 PM Download Calendar
The Necronomicon, SQL Server Book of the Dead
Mark Broadbent 400
12:15 PM-1:15 PM Download Calendar
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
Lunch
1:15 PM-1:45 PM
       
        
        
        
        
        
Sponsor Presentation SQL Server In-Memory OLTP and Flash
Fusion-io 200
1:45 PM-2:30 PM Download Calendar
Sponsor Presentation From user groups to #sqlhelp-the SQL community explained
SQL Server Community 200
1:45 PM-2:30 PM Download Calendar
Sponsor Presentation Introducing XLCubed: More Microsoft BI power with less tools
XLCubed 200
1:45 PM-2:30 PM Download Calendar
Sponsor Presentation Interesting support cases from the Coeo Managed Support Team
Coeo 200
1:45 PM-2:30 PM Download Calendar
Sponsor Presentation
1:45 PM-2:30 PM
Sponsor Presentation
1:45 PM-2:30 PM
Sponsor Presentation Microsofts big data strategy : Enhancements & Scenarios
Microsoft 200
1:45 PM-2:30 PM Download Calendar
Sponsor Presentation Introduction to BI Office
Pyramid Analytics 100
1:45 PM-2:30 PM Download Calendar
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
Turnaround
2:30 PM-2:40 PM
       
        
Intro to R
Stephanie Locke 200
2:40 PM-3:40 PM Download Calendar
Running SQL Server 2014 on a Scale Out File Server
Andre Kamman 300
2:40 PM-3:40 PM Download Calendar
MDX 101
Alex Whittles 300
2:40 PM-3:40 PM Download Calendar
How to Pick SQL Server Hardware
Brent Ozar 200
2:40 PM-3:40 PM Download Calendar
Top 5 SQL Server 2014 Hybrid Features
Scott Klein 300
2:40 PM-3:40 PM Download Calendar
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
Break
3:40 PM-4:00 PM
       
        
        
        
Deep-Dive to Analysis Services Security
Gerhard Brueckl 400
4:00 PM-5:00 PM Download Calendar
SQL Tips, Tricks and Misconceptions
David Morrison 200
4:00 PM-5:00 PM Download Calendar
Continuous Integration for Databases
Steve Jones 300
4:00 PM-5:00 PM Download Calendar
Building a BI Performance Monitoring Solution
Stacia Misner 300
4:00 PM-5:00 PM Download Calendar
How to write professional Powershell scripts
Andre Kamman 300
4:00 PM-5:00 PM Download Calendar
Monitoring Databases in a Virtual Environment
Thomas LaRock 300
4:00 PM-5:00 PM Download Calendar
Migrating to the Cloud
Bob Duffy 200
4:00 PM-5:00 PM Download Calendar
Effective Index Partitioning, Compression Strategy
Neil Hambly 300
4:00 PM-5:00 PM Download Calendar
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
        
Gather for Prize Giving
5:00 PM-5:15 PM
       
        
        
Prize Giving
5:15 PM-5:30 PM