dataMinds Connect Conference - 16 October

For an overview of our Precon sessions, please click here.

TIME DBA DEV BI Power BI Advanced Analytics Newcomer
08:15 - 08:45 Welcome & Registration
08:45 - 09:45 Keynote : Microsoft SQL Server 2019: Expanded Intelligence and SQL Everywhere for versatile usages!
Alain Lissoir
09:45 - 10:00 Room Switch
10:00 - 11:00 Kick Start! SQL Server 2016 / 2017 Performance Tips and Tricks
Pinal Dave
Now Where Did THAT Estimate Come From?
Hugo Kornelis
Beyond the basics - Take your Biml skills to the next level
Koen Verbeeck
Power BI real-time reporting
Wout Vangoidsenhoven
Moving advanced analytics to your SQL Server databases
Enrico van de Laar
SQL security, where next-next finish just isn’t enough
Thomas Vandezande
11:00 - 11:15 Room Switch
11:15 - 12:15 Mastering DML Operations like a master
Uwe Ricken
SQL Server hates you(?) - what the DBAs never told the developers
Alexander Arvidsson
Start testing your SSIS packages with ssisUnit
Bartosz Ratajczyk
M and Microsoft Power Query: The lightsaber for a data Jedi
Reza Rad
Real-time predictive maintenance with Azure ML Studio & PowerBI
Breght Van Baelen, Saar Gillis
Architecting the serverless data warehouse
TImothy Van Brusselen
12:30 - 13:00 Ask the Expert (Tuesday)
Cédric Charlier, Hugo Kornelis, Karel Coenye, Nico Jacobs
13:00 - 14:00 Investigate TempDb Like Sherlock Holmes
Richard Douglas
SQL Server Containers in Azure
Andrew Pruski
Spatial Analytics with SQL Server, R and Power BI
Andrea Martorana Tusa
Understanding the Power BI data model
Kasper de Jonge
5 ways how Azure Databricks made our life easier!
Luka Riester, Pieterjan Geens
The Quantum Revolution in BI
Tom Carpentier
14:00 - 14:15 Room Switch
14:15 - 15:15 Choosing your Data Platform fit: SQL database, Managed Instance, VM or Hybrid?
Pieter Vanhove, Stijn Wynants
SECDEV(OPS). How to Brace Your IT Security.
Tobias Koprowski
News in Azure Analysis Services
Bent Pedersen
Forecasting in Power BI
Leila Etaati
AI in the Sky
Sammy Deprez
Supervised learning with Microsoft ML Services for in-database architecture
Ronny Meeusen
15:15 - 15:30 Room Switch
15:30 - 16:30 Simplifying XEvents Management with dbatools
Chrissy Lemaire, Gianluca Sartori
How Can You Do CI/CD with SQL Databases using AKS and ACR and VSTS?
Eelco Drost, Rob Sewell
Migrating your On Premise database to Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Erwin de Kreuk
What Power BI users need to know about R
Nico Jacobs
U-SQL Production Analytics with Azure Data Lake
Paul Andrew
SQL Server Query tuning for beginners
Randi Vertongen
16:30 - 16:45 Room Switch
16:45 - 17:45 Deadlocks. Everything you ever wanted to ask but were too shy.
Denis Reznik
The Gremlins are attacking the Azure Cosmos DB
Cédric Charlier
Cloud Orchestration: Azure Data Factory V2 & PaaS SSIS
Simon Whiteley
Impact of weather on English Premier League matches – Power BI Desktop analysis
Ásgeir Gunnarsson
Karel maakt een Plaat - The big data of music
Karel Coenye
Standards in exchanging ML model
Thierry Janssens
17:45 - 18:30 Closing Drink
12:30 - 13:00 TBC

Please note that this schedule is subject to change.


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