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Speaking CV

This is a list of all the speaking engagements I’ve given over the years, ordered chronologically. I try to update each of the talk pages with the dates, but this is probably the most accurate list.

2014

Nov 3, 2014 – SQL in the City 2014 – Seattle

  • Keynote: Ship Often, Ship Safe
  • Version Control Your Databases
  • Get Testing with tSQLt
  • Avoiding a DBA’s worst days with monitoring

Nov 5-8, 2014 – PASS Summit (Seattle)

  • Maintaining High Performance While Using Encryption

Oct 24, 2014 – SQL in the City 2014 – London

  • Keynote: Ship Often, Ship Safe
  • Version Control Your Databases
  • Get Testing with tSQLt
  • Avoiding a DBA’s worst days with monitoring

Oct 10-11, 2014 – Silicon Valley Code Camp – San Jose, CA

  • Continuous Integration for Databases

October 8, 2014 – SQL in the City – Cambridge, MA

  • Version Control for Databases
  • Get Testing with tSQLt

Sept 20, 2014 – SQL Saturday #331 – Denver

  • Get Testing with tSQLt
  • Branding Yourself for a Dream Job

Sept 15-19, 2015 – DevConnections - Las Vegas

  • Continuous Integration for Databases
  • Maintaining High Performance While Using Encryption

Sept 13, 2014 – SQL Saturday #300 – Kansas City

  • Branding Yourself for a Dream Job

Aug 21, 2014 – Denver SQL Server User Group

  • Get Testing with tSQLt

Aug 20, 2014 – Boulder SQL Server User Group

  • Unstructured Data in SQL Server

Aug 9, 2014 – SQL Saturday #304 – Indianapolis

  • Branding Yourself for a Dream Job

July 17-19 SQL Bits XII

  • Continuous Integration for Databases
  • Branding Yourself for a Dream Job

June 21, 2014 – SQL Saturday #286 – Louisville

  • Branding Yourself for a Dream Job
  • The Encryption Primer

June 11, 2014 – Denver WIT Group

April 13-16, 2014 – SQL Intersection

  • Protecting Your Data with Encryption While Maintaining Performance in SQL Server 2014 (Mon, 12:00pm)
  • Faster and More Reliable Database Development with Continuous Integration (Tues, 10:15am)
  • Working with Filestream and Filetable in SQL Server 2014 (Tues, 11:45am)

April 12, 2014 – SQL Saturday #297 – Colorado Springs

  • The Encryption Primer

April 5, 2014 – SQL Saturday #295 – Las Vegas

  • The Encryption Primer

March 29, 2014 - SQL Saturday #287 – Madison

  • Unstructured Data in SQL Server

March 14, 2014 – SQL in the City Seminar, San Jose

  • Team Based Version Control
  • Automated Build and Test
  • Best Practices for Database Deployment

March 15, 2014 – SQL in the City #276 – Silicon Valley

  • Branding Yourself for a Dream Job

February 8, 2014 – SQL Saturday #241 – Cleveland

  • The Encryption Primer
  • Branding Yourself for a Dream Job

January 25, 2014 – SQL Saturday #271 Albequerque

  • The Encryption Primer

2013

December 7 – 2013 – SQL Saturday #233 – Washington DC

  • Branding Yourself for a Dream Job

December 6, 2013 – SQL in the City Seminar – Washington DC – Stairway to Deployment

  • Team based Development with Version Control
  • Automated Build and Test

November 16, 2013 – SQL Saturday #265 Oregon

November 15, 2013 – SQL in the City Seminar – Portland – Stairway to Deployment

October 27-30, 2013 – SQL Intersection Fall 2013

October 20, 2013 – Denver SQL Server User Group

October 14, 2013 – SQL in the City 2013 – Charlotte, NC

October 12, 2013 – SQL Saturday #227 – Charleston

October 11, 2013 – SQL in the City 2013 – Atlanta, GA

October 9, 2013 – SQL in the City 2013 – Pasadena, CA

September 30-Oct 4,  2013 – DevConnections Fall

  • FullText Search with Office Documents and PDFs
  • Encryption in SQL Server

September 28, 2013 – SQL Saturday #190 – Denver

September 27, 2013 – SQL in the City Seminar – Denver – The Stairway to Database Deployment

September 21, 2013 – SQL Saturday San Diego

September 20, 2013 – SQL in the City Seminar – San Diego – The Stairway to Database Deployment

July 28, 2013 – SQL Saturday #222 – Sacramento 

July 27 ,2013 – SQL in the City Seminar – Stairway to Development, Saramento, CA

July 23, 2013 – Webinar – Prepare for When Disaster Strikes

June 21, 2013 – SQL in the City 2013 – London

June 19-20, 2013 – IT Connections Online

June 1, 2012 – SQL Saturday #200 – Philadelphia

May 3, 2013 – SQL Bits XI – Nottingham (event May 2-4)

Apr 27, 2012 – SQL Saturday #175 – Fargo

Apr 10-12 – SQL Intersection, Las Vegas, NV (schedule)

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Apr 9, 2012 – SQL Saturday #197 - Omaha

Mar 9, 2013 - SQL Saturday #187 – Richmond, VA

Mar 8, 2013 – SQL in the City Seminar – Richmond, VA

  • Core Monitoring for SQL Server
  • Indexing Essentials

Mar 7, 2013 – Richmond SQL Server User Group – Richmond, VA

Feb 11-13, 2013 – Rocky Mountain Oracle User Group Training Days, Denver, CO

Feb 8, 2013 - SQL Saturday #183 – Albuquerque

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2012

Denver SQL Server Users Group – November meeting, 11/15/2012

Boulder SQL Server Users Group – The Nov 13, 2012 meeting.

SQL in the City Seattle, WA 2012 – Nov 5, 2012

SQL Server Connections/Dev Connections Fall 2012 - Two talks on the first day, Oct 30, 2012

SQL in the City Boston 2012 – Our mini tour wraps up in Boston on Oct 8, 2012

SQL in the City Chicago, IL 2012 – The windy city on Oct 5, 2012

SQL in the City San Francisco, SA 2012 – The west coast stop for SQL in the City on Oct 3, 2012

SQL in the City Austin, TX 2012 – The second stop of the tour in TX on Oct 1, 2012

SQL in the City New York 2012 – The 2012 SQL in the City tour kicks off in NYC on Sept 28, 2012

SQL Saturday #169 – Denver - The second SQL Saturday event in Denver on Sept 22, 2012

Colorado Springs SQL Server User Group – The monthly meeting has me presenting on Sept 19, 2012

SQL Saturday #144 Sacramento, CA – July 28, 2012

SQL in the City – London 2012 – July 13 and 14,  2012

SQL Saturday #132 – Pensacola – June 9, 2012

Rocky Mountain Tech Trifecta 2012 – May 19, 2012

SQL Saturday #131 – Phoenix – Apr 28, 2012

SQL Server Connections/Dev Connections – Las Vegas, Mar 26-29, 2012

2011

SQL Inspire – New York City, NY – Nov 11, 2011

  • Finding Your Balance

SQL Server Connections, Las Vegas, NV – Oct 31 – Nov 3

  • Preparation for Disaster

SQL in the City – Los Angeles, CA  – October 28, 2011

  • Preparation for Disaster

PASS 2011 Summit – Seattle, WA – October 9-11

  • Top Ten SQL Server Skills You Need
  • Branding Yourself for a Dream Job – The Modern Resume

SQL Bits IX –  Liverpool, UK – September 30-Oct 1

  • Preparation for Disaster

SQL Saturday #90 – Oklahoma City, OK – August 27, 2011

  • Keynote
  • Red Gate Tools Demonstration

SQL Saturday #64 – Baton Rouge, LA – Aug 6, 2011

SQL in the City – London, UK – July 15, 2011

  • Preparation for Disaster – This session will showcase how a DBA can be ready for any problems that might occur in their environment by developing a well thought out backup and recovery solution, practising restores, and regularly running DBCC CHECKDB to check for corruption.

SQL Saturday #77 – Pensacola, FL – June 6, 2011

SQL Saturday #62 – Dallas, TX – Apr 2, 2011

Rocky Mountain Tech Trifecta v3.0 – Mar 3, 2011

  • Keynote – Taking Responsibility
  • The Modern Resume – Building Your Brand -
  • Common SQL Server Mistakes

SQL Saturday #60 – Cleveland, OH – February 5, 2011

SQL Saturday #66 – Colorado Springs, CO – February 13, 2011

2010

SQL Saturday #33 – Charlotte, NC – Mar 6, 2010

SQL Saturday #22 – Pensacola, FL – June 5, 2010

SQL Saturday #28 – Baton Rouge – August 14, 2010

SQL Saturday #52 – Denver, CO – September 25, 2010

SQL Saturday #53 – Kansas City, MO – October 2, 2010

Boulder SQL Server Users Group – October 19, 2010

SQL Saturday #59 – New York City, NY – November 20, 2010

2009

SQL Saturday #15 – Pensacola, FL – June 6, 2009

SQL Saturday #17 – Baton Rouge, LA – Aug 1, 2009

2008

Indy Tech Fest 2008 – October 4, 2008

  • Green Technology

October 25, 2008 – SQL Saturday #8 – Orlando, FL

The Modern Resume – Building Your Brand

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