Tag Archives: Community

SQL Nexus Call for speakers is live

Nexus noun – “That which unites or binds”         After several months of work with a team of great people and companies: -Kenneth M. Nielsen (b|t) -Mark Broadbent (b|t) –ASAP design –Funky.biz –Microsoft –bloodyuseful We have the honour to launch the call for speakers for the next generation data platform conference in Copenhagen. The […]

PASS Summit 2015 – Early registration save 550 $

If you are considering going to Seattle from 27-30 October and attending this year’s edition of PASS Summit, now is the time to register as the price will go up in very few days. Until July 12th you can save 400$ on the registration fee. You can save 150$ more by using the discount code […]

BIG Data HACKATHON Copenhagen

The Microsoft Big Data Hackathon is your opportunity to hack for a good cause. Assemble a team, learn, share, and make new friends as you use big data technologies to solve real-world problems. Who Should Attend? This event is open to anyone interested in Big Data, BI and Data Visualization: · Data Scientists · Developers […]

SQL Rally Nordic 2015

3rd and 4th of March : 2 days of SQL Server conference delivered by some of the best speakers on the planet. 2nd of March : 1 day of pre-conference History Started in 2011 by some of the pioneers of the European SQL Server community : Raoul Illyes and Johan Åhlén from SolidQ the SQL […]

Speaking at SQL Saturday 317 Oslo

On August 30th – for one Saturday – Oslo will become the Scandinavian epicenter of the SQL Server community. For the fist edition of  SQL Saturday Oslo (#317)  is being held downtown in the Norwegian capital. I am extremely honored and delighted to have been picked to present my session : Power View and the […]

2014 Microsoft Most Valuable Professional for SQL Server

On this April Fools’ day of 2014 I received this news from Microsoft: Congratulations! We are pleased to present you with the 2014 Microsoft® MVP Award! This award is given to exceptional technical community leaders who actively share their high quality, real world expertise with others. We appreciate your outstanding contributions in SQL Server technical […]

Hosting a Sql Saturday – A hard but rewarding task

For 6 months ago I embarked a great community adventure as I signed up for organizing a SQL Saturday in Copenhagen. This blog post is about my experience planning the event! It is described – almost – chronologically with some reflections about decisions and consequences. These are my own opinions and are possibly not shared […]