Upcoming sessions

SESSIONDATERegister to attendSpeaker and title
2021-01-08 FRIDAY #30 – M A Nakib on ‘Azure Synapse Analytics’
2021-01-15 FRIDAY #31 – Jovan Popovic on ‘Analyze Azure data using T-SQL and Synapse SQL serverless pool’
2021-01-22 FRIDAY #32 – Bob Duffy on ‘Financial Modelling with Power BI’
2021-01-29 FRIDAY #33 – Geovanny Hernandez on ‘First steps to go ahead with MS SQL Server on Linux’
2021-02-05 FRIDAY #34 – Kevin Chant and Sander Stad on ‘GitHub DevOps Duet – SQL Friday Edition’
2021-02-12 FRIDAY #35 – Riccardo Zamana on ‘Redis on Cloud: red pill or blue pill?’
2021-02-19 FRIDAY #36 – Manish Kumar on ‘Secure your data with Azure SQL DB’
2021-02-26 FRIDAY #37 – Deepthi Goguri on ‘SQL Server Internals and Architecture’
2021-03-05 FRIDAY #38 – Ásgeir Gunnarsson on ‘Reel in the Power BI Wild West’
2021-03-12 FRIDAY #39 – Cédric Charlier on ‘Azure databricks: brick by brick for the data engineer’
2021-03-19 FRIDAY #40 – Gonzalo Bissio on ‘Azure SQL DB Serverless, a new autonomous database?’
2021-03-26 FRIDAY #41 – Dennes Torres on ‘Data Virtualization and Data Lake using SQL Big Data Cluster’
2021-04-02CancelledSQL FRIDAY #42 – SANDEEP PAWAR on ‘Power Up Power BI with Jupyter Notebook – Use Cases’
2021-04-09 FRIDAY #43 – Ronen Ariely on ‘SQL Internals – Physical Table Structure under the hood, and implementation on real case scenarios’
2021-04-16 FRIDAY #44 – Damir Matešić on ‘Historical data with MS SQL System-Versioned (Temporal) Tables’
2021-04-23 FRIDAY #45 – Lou Segers on ‘🚂 Turn your slow steam locomotive into a streamlined high-speed train 🚄’
2021-04-30 FRIDAY #46 – Benjamin Kettner on ‘Straight from the Dojo: T-SQL string manipulations with the T-SQL Ninja’
2021-05-07 FRIDAY #47 – Thimantha Vidanagamage on ‘Power BI: Utilizing Large Scale Semantic Models in Service’
2021-05-14 FRIDAY #48 – Martin Guth on ‘Relaxed Releases with DB-Workload-Tests’
2021-05-21 FRIDAY #49 – Erland Sommarskog on ‘Error and Transaction Handling in SQL Server’
2021-05-28 FRIDAY #50 – Markus Ehrenmüller-Jensen on ‘From SQL to R – Leverage Your T-SQL Knowledge to Learn R’
2021-06-04SQL FRIDAY #51 – Mark Hayes on ‘Migrating a Data Capture solution with Event Hubs and Stream Analytics’
2021-06-11SQL FRIDAY #52 – Torsten Strauß on ‘Parallelism in Microsoft SQL Server’
2021-06-18SQL FRIDAY #53 – Jean-Pierre Voogt on ‘Data Migration to Azure SQL DB using Polybase’
2021-06-25SQL FRIDAY #54 – Manpreet Singh on ‘Let’s Develop Power Apps & Power Automate/Flows on Office 365 from scratch’

Past sessions, 2020

#SessionDateSpeakerSession title
#12020-05-29Damir MatesicAdvanced Data Types – JSON
#22020-06-05Kevin Chant and Sander StadAzure Devops duet
#32020-06-12Mark HayesRebooting your Data Strategy with the Power Platform
#42020-06-19Gethyn EllisTop 5 skills a DBA will need in 2020
#52020-07-03Markus Ehrenmüller-JensenIntroduction to Numeric Calculations in DAX
#62020-07-10Mike ByrdA Self-Tuning Fill Factor Technique for SQL Server
#72020-07-17Ben WeissmanData Analysis using GitHub, Azure Data Studio and Big Data Clusters
#82020-07-24Josef RichbergBuilding a complete API in Azure
#92020-07-31Menaka BaskarpillaiModern Data Platform Azure Cosmo Db with .Net core
#102020-08-07Tomaž KaštrunApplied data analytics with Azure Databricks
#112020-08-14Torsten StraussPerformance Tuning with Optimistic Concurrency (Level 300)
#122020-08-21Alex YatesZero Downtime Database Deployments
#132020-08-28Guy GlantserThe Most Important Performance Factor in SQL Server
#142020-09-04Neil HamblyAzure Notebooks – Data Science Fundamentals
#152020-09-11Nikola IlicMagnificent 7 – Simple tricks to boost your Power BI Development
#162020-09-18Eitan BluminHow to HADR Your SQL Jobs
#172020-09-25Jeff ModenThe “Secret” to High Performance Code – High Performance Test Data
#182020-10-02Gail ShawOn Transactions and Atomic Operations
#192020-10-09Gianluca SartoriBenchmarking in the cloud
#202020-10-16Data Weekender Organising team#DataWeekender Schedule
#212020-10-23Mikey BronowskiMulti-Server Agent Jobs Administration with Happy Faces and Pigeons
#222020-10-30Javier VillegasNew Features in SQL Server 2019
#232020-11-06Gonzalo BissioAzure SQL Database Managed Instance, a Different SQL Server?
#242020-11-13Ferenc CsonkaPower BI Paginated Reports – MORE than just SSRS vNext
#252020-11-20Kathi KellenbergerModern T-SQL
#262020-11-27Will VelidaMachine Learning in C#? Introduction to ML.NET
#272020-12-04Matt GordonDialogue with Your Data: Interactive AI with Cognitive Services
#282020-12-11Jayakumar BalasubramaniamImplement Data Security in Azure SQL with Azure KeyVaults and Always Encrypted
#292020-12-18Uwe RickenSimplify Data Management with Partitioning