Ready for SQLBits 2022?
Published Feb 02 2022 01:28 PM 5,010 Views

SQLBits, the largest Microsoft Data Platform conference in Europe, is right around the corner! The conference is back in London from March 8 through March 12 with two days of full-day training sessions and three days of general sessions, with Saturday being free to attend. 


Microsoft is the Premium Sponsor, delivering 5 full-day workshops, 50+ sessions, a keynote, a booth, and much more! This year's keynote is being led by Bob Ward, along with Buck Woody and surprise guests to show you, from SQL Server on-prem to Azure Data in the cloud, the latest and greatest data platform on earth!


You'll get to hear the latest from the teams who develop the tools you use every day, and engage in live discussions. Start planning which sessions you'll be attending with our quick reference guide:


Session Title  Speaker  Date/Time (GMT)
The Hand-on Azure SQL Workshop  Anna Hoffman, Bob Ward, Marisa Brasile, Emily Lisa March 8:  9:00am-5:00pm
How to build a data warehouse solution for your analytical workloads Mark Pryce-Maher March 8:  9:00am-5:00pm
A Data Engineer's Guide to Azure Synapse Stijn Wynants March 8:  9:00am-5:00pm
Migrate SQL Server to Azure  Bob Ward, Pam Lahoud, Bradley Ball, Mohamed Kabiruddin, Alexandra Ciortea, Marisa Brasile March 9:  9:00am-5:00pm
Build Serverless, Full Stack Applications Including IoT with Azure SQL Davide Mauri, Silvano Coriani March 9:  9:00am-5:00pm
The Day after Dashboard in a Day Adam Saxton, Patrick LeBlanc, Matthew Roche, Alex Powers March 9:  9:00am-5:00pm
Finding Problems and Stabilizing Performance with Query Store Erin Stellato March 9:  9:00am-5:00pm
Keynote Buck Woody, Bob Ward, and surprise guests March 10: 9:00am-10:00am
Azure SQL availability and resiliency for non-stop applications Emily Lisa March 10: 10:10am-11:00am
How to model and partition data in a distributed NoSQL database for cloud scale Theo van Kraay March 10: 10:10am-11:00am
Why You Need Query Store Erin Stellato March 10: 11:30am-11:50am
Creating Tables In Power Query And M Using #table() Chris Webb March 10: 11:30am-11:50am
Introducing SQL Server 2022 Bob Ward March 10: 12:00pm-12:50pm
Empowering every individual with Power BI Mohammad Ali, Patrick LeBlanc  March 10: 12:00pm-12:50pm
Real-world AI Architectures Ben Wright-Jones, Simon Lidberg March 10: 12:00pm-12:50pm
Microsoft's Hybrid Data Strategy Rie Merritt March 10: 1:40pm-2:00pm
Options for Proactively Managing Statistics in SQL Server

Erin Stellato

March 10: 1:40pm-2:00pm
Jamstack Foundations: Building Scalable API from the Ground Up Davide Mauri March 10: 2:10pm-3:00pm
Developer Enhancements in SQL Server 2022 Buck Woody, Kendal Van Dyke March 10: 2:10pm-3:00pm
How to Build Secure, Scalable, and Highly Available Applications with Azure SQL Database Bob Ward March 10: 3:20pm-4:10pm
Microsoft Database Innovations: SQL Server, Azure SQL, open-source and beyond Anna Hoffman March 10: 3:20pm-4:10pm
Reporting on 1.4B rows with Serverless SQL Pools Stijn Wynants March 10: 3:20pm-4:10pm
10 Cool Things about SQL MI Niko Neugebauer March 10: 4:40pm-5:00pm
Asking questions to get meaningful answers

Benni De Jagere

March 10: 4:40pm-5:00pm
Azure Arc-Enabled Data Services for the DBA/Developer Jes Schultz, Buck Woody  March 10: 5:10pm-6:00pm
Get Microsoft Certified. This is what you need to know Natalie Mickey, Sandra Marin March 10: 5:10pm-6:00pm
Big data analytics with Power BI Kay Unkroth & Christian Wade March 10: 5:10pm-6:00pm
.NET development stack for Azure SQL: SqlClient 4.0 and EF Core 6 Silvano Coriani March 11: 10:10am-11:00am
Link feature for Managed Instance Dani Ljepava March 11: 10:10am-11:00am
Gateways for On-prem and VNet Connectivity Miquella de Boer,  Arthi Ramasubramanian March 11: 10:10am-11:00am
Azure SQL Database - A true story journey from migration, through synchronization and beyond Vivian Paiva, Pieter Vanhove March 11: 10:10am-11:50am
Unified Data Governance with Azure Purview Gaurav Malhotra
Evangeline White
March 11: 12:00pm-12:50pm
SQL Managed Instance - Demos Only Niko Neugebauer March 11: 12:00pm-12:50pm
SQL Server in Azure Virtual Machine Reimagined Pam Lahoud March 11: 12:00pm-12:50pm
Lake Database with Database Template and Mapping Data with Azure Synapse Analytics Erwin de Kreuk  March 11: 12:00pm-12:50pm
How to build HTAP workloads using Azure Cosmos DB and Azure Synapse Link Theo van Kraay March 11: 12:00pm-12:50pm
Machine Learning on the SQL Server Platform Buck Woody March 11: 12:00pm-12:50pm
Enabling teams with Power BI Mohammad Ali, Patrick LeBlanc March 11: 12:00pm-12:50pm
Self Service Data Access Provisioning With Azure Purview Gaurav Malhotra March 11: 1:40pm-2:00pm
Spring clean your data lake with Database Templates for Synapse Analytics Vanessa Araujo March 11: 1:40pm-2:00pm
Protecting data integrity with ledger Jakub Szymaszek, Pieter Vanhove March 11: 1:40pm-2:00pm
Scaling applications on Azure SQL Hyperscale Denzil Ribeiro March 11: 2:10pm-3:00pm
Azure SQL News Update, Data Exposed Live Anna Hoffman March 11: 2:10pm-3:00pm
Run Azure Data Services Anywhere with Azure Arc! Jes Schultz  March 11: 2:10pm-3:00pm
Azure SQL and SQL Server 2022: Intelligent Database Futures Pedro Lopes March 11: 2:10pm-3:00pm
SQL Server 2022: The hybrid data platform Bob Ward March 11: 3:20pm-4:10pm
How to Use SQL Server on Azure Arc-enabled Servers Rie Merritt March 11: 4:40pm-5:00pm
Network Security & Connectivity features for SQL Data Services Rohit Nayak, Srdan Bozovic March 11: 4:40pm-5:00pm
Modernize your Oracle workloads to Azure Data Alexandra Ciortea March 11: 5:10pm-6:00pm
Demystifying Always Encrypted with secure enclaves Jakub Szymaszek March 11: 5:10pm-6:00pm
SQL Server and Intel: Unlock Better SQL Performance and Scalability Darren Freimuth (Intel), David Pless (Microsoft) March 11: 5:10pm-6:00pm
Migrations to Azure SQL made easy Mohamed Kabiruddin March 12: 8:00am-8:50am
AMA with the Microsoft Engineering team hosted by Bob Ward Bob Ward March 12: 9:30am-10:20am
The fundamentals of building a lakehouse with Synapse Luke Moloney March 12: 9:30am-10:20am
Power BI dataflows? Why you need to implement it! Benni De Jagere March 12: 9:30am-10:20am
Introducing Synapse Analytics Data Explorer pools Gail Shaw March 12: 10:50am-11:10am
An Introduction to Azure SQL Edge: The Database Engine for the Internet of Things Kendal Van Dyke March 12: 11:20am-12:10pm
What's New in Azure SQL MI Niko Neugebauer March 12: 11:20am-12:10pm
Performance Tuning Power Query And Dataflows In Power BI Chriss Webb  March 12: 11:20am-12:10pm
Microsoft SQL Server 2022 Deep Dive - Part 1 Pedro Lopes March 12: 1:20pm-2:10pm
SQL Server in Azure Virtual Machine – Configuring for price-performance Pam Lahoud March 12: 1:20pm-2:10pm
Learn SQL through architecture Bob Ward March 12: 1:20pm-2:10pm
SQL Server on Linux, Containers and Kubernetes Buck Woody March 12: 1:20pm-2:10pm
Azure SQL Database customer success stories for IoT workloads Silvano Coriani March 12: 12:50pm-1:10pm
Microsoft SQL Server 2022 Deep Dive - Part 2 Pedro Lopes March 12: 2:40pm - 3:30pm
What's new in SQL Tools Alan Yu March 12: 2:40pm-3:30pm
Hitting top speed with Spark SQL in Azure Synapse Analytics Ajith Ramanath March 12: 2:40pm-3:30pm
Migration to Azure Customer Experiences & Best Practices Bradley Ball March 12: 2:40pm-3:30pm
Latest News for Data Security Andreas Wolter March 12: 2:40pm-3:30pm
Mitigate performance problems using Query Store hints Denzil Ribeiro March 12: 4:40pm-5:00pm
What to tell your security team about Power BI? Kasper de Jonge March 12: 4:40pm-5:00pm
Monster Data Loading with Synapse Mark Pryce-Maher March 12: 5:10pm-6:00pm
Get ready for Exam DP-420 and the Microsoft Certified: Azure Cosmos DB Developer Specialty certification Carlos Lopez,
Sandra Marin 
March 12: 5:10pm-6:00pm


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