Ottawa SQL Server User Group
Call for Speakers for the Ottawa SQL Server User Group (Ottawa PASS Chapter) meetings is now open!
Thank you for your interest in submitting to the Ottawa SQL Server User Group (Ottawa PASS Chapter) meetings.
We recommend that you submit at least two sessions to maximize your chances of making it on the final schedule.
Season Schedule - 2014/2015
Please follow these guidelines when submitting sessions:
Submissions need to be sent to the following email: email@example.com
and have the following Subject header "Call for Speakers Ottawa SQL Server User Group"
If your plans change, cancel promptly by changing your status to Not Attending, so they are aware that you are no longer planning to present at their event.
Session Description: (This is what users will see, please go for concise and elegant)
Session Level: (beginner,intermediate, advanced, non-technical)
Speaker URL: (Blog or Business)
Deadline for submission is Friday September 19, 2014
Ottawa PASS Chapter Leader
mobile: +1 (819) 319-2935
Hi Ottawa SQL Server User Group members!
This November the PASS Summit will be held in Seattle, WA on 4-8 November 2014. Again this year we have a chapter discount code to share with you:
Unique Discount Code: CASUMF26
You can register now at http://www.sqlpass.org/summit/2014/RegisterNow.aspx and use the code to save $150 off full registrations. If you register now, before 27 June, you'll get the best discount you can get right now and the Ottawa SQL Server User Group gets $50 to fund our meetings which start again in September.
24 Hours of PASS
Also, next week there is a special 24 Hours of PASS, sponsored by Microsoft, featuring Microsoft speakers covering the SQL Server 2014 launch event content. Register at http://www.sqlpass.org/24hours/2014/ss2014launch/Home.aspx.
There is a 1000 attendee limit for each session, so be sure to register and login early for the ones you want to see.
Feel free to share this information with colleagues, even the discount code.
Membership Data Update
Don't forget to log in to the sqlpass.org website to update your profile. The PASS organization is going through a data cleansing exercise, so having good data is the way you can keep getting updates about our events and discounts.
Ottawa SQL Server User Group (Ottawa PASS)
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With just a few weeks before the holidays, let's make this a fun and relaxed evening!
Participants (Yes you!) speak about their ideas and personal or professional passions about SQL Server and related technologies.
Kinda like Ignite talks -> “Enlighten us, but make it quick!”
Lightning Talks Format: max. 5 to 10 minutes each presentation (slides not mandatory)
Will also have a smaller presentation (max 60 mins) which is TBD
About Stephane:SQL Server MVP, Stéphane Fréchette is a Database & Business Intelligence Professional who is very passionate about architecting, designing and building solutions that matter. Specialized in SQL Server, the Microsoft BI Stack and Data Visualization, he also works and his fluent with several other database platforms (NoSQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL) as well as several application development platforms. Stéphane his also the licensee and organizer of TEDxGatineau.
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