There are a number of exceptional events taking place close to home (Vancouver, BC, Canada) over the next few weeks… here are just 5 Data-centric events to excite the senses!
- New Era of Data Warehouse Design – with ColumnStore technology (Free event)
- Operationalize Power BI (Free event)
- PASS Summit 2016 (discount code provided!)
- Columnstore & Memory-Optimized Workshop (discount code provided!)
- Vancouver SQL Camp (Free event)
September 28th (Wednesday Evening!)
Vancouver BI PASS Chapter presents (Free event):
“New Era of Data Warehouse Design – with Columnstore technology”
by Sepand Gojgini, Lead Business Intelligent Developer DATATEAM services
Having a robust data warehouse and analytical platform is a great competitive advantage, however, many organizations lack one due to complexity and cost associated with developing and maintaining one. In this session, we will share a, proven, new data warehousing approach that can help you take advantage of advancements in Microsoft SQL Server.
for FULL details: http://vancouverbi.sqlpass.org/
to RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/new-era-of-data-warehouse-design-with-columnstore-technology-tickets-27796447924
October 13th (Yup another Thursday Evening!)
Vancouver Power BI User Group Meeting & Vancouver BI PASS Chapter presents (Free event):
“Operationalizing Power BI for the Enterprise”
by Scott Stauffer, Independent Data Consultant
“How do I take my Power BI Solution and pass it over the wall to IT to manage? … How do we take what we’ve developed and make it more “-able”? … Come join us as we look at some solutions that we think might help transition your desktop solution to the enterprise.
for FULL details http://vancouverbi.sqlpass.org/Home.aspx?EventID=5948
Meetup Page: http://www.meetup.com/Vancouver-Power-BI-User-Group/events/234126999/
to RSVP: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/operationalize-power-bi-tickets-27937072536
October 25 – 28th (Starts on the 24th if you want to take in the preconference sessions)
PASS Summit 2016
at the Washington State Convention Center
4,000 of my closest friends get together each year to Connect, Share & Learn!
2 days of half and full day preconference sessions & 3 days of general sessions
Save $150 with the Chapter Discount Code: LC15CJQ9
Full details & to register: http://vancouverbi.sqlpass.org/LinkClick.aspx?link=http%3a%2f%2fwww.sqlpass.org%2fsummit%2f2016%2fWelcome.aspx&tabid=8129&portalid=261&mid=57792
October 31st – November 2nd (Monday – Wednesday)
ColumnStore & Memory-Optimized Workshop
in Redmond, WA (Microsoft Campus)
This 3-day workshop put on by Niko Neugebauer (Data Platform MVP), of OH2data, will be just what your boss ordered to help improve your database performance!
Discover the two of the most important & revolutionary technologies for Data Warehousing, Operational Analytics and OLTP – the Columnstore Index and In-Memory Tables!
– Niko’s Columnstore blog series includes over 90 posts over the last 3 years!
Save $200 with the Chapter Discount Code: VANCANSQL16
Full details & to register: https://oh22workshop.eventbrite.com/
November 4th (Friday Afternoon)
Vancouver SQL Camp
This Free event is hosted by the DevTeach Community & Microsoft – Pizza & 4 technical SQL sessions by Rich, Scott, Florian and Jean-René on a Friday afternoon
for FULL details: http://www.devteach.com/Community/
to register: http://www.devteach.com/wconnect/wc.dll?FournierTransformation~1,26,1,46