Sometimes, even if I’m not attending, some SQLSaturdays stand out to me, and catch my interest. I guess it’s a hobby – follow it for sport. So, here is a preview of #sqlsat77
Tomorrow, in sunny Pensacola, Florida, Saturday, June 4, 2011, Karla Landrum, (Blog|Twitter), Leader at Pensacola SQL Server Users Group (PSSUG), has organized, and put together a fantastic lineup of speakers and sponsors, that is sure to educate as well as entertain. I suspect that the energy and enjoyment level will go off the charts!
I wanted to give a quick preview for those fortunate enough to be attending, and promise you will not be disappointed. SQLSaturday #77, will be a great one! This is its
First off, this will be an especially sweet SQLSaturday for Karla, as she was recently appointed as a full time board member for the Professional Association for SQL Server(PASS)! She’ll be involved with Chapters, Regional Mentors, and SQL Saturdays. As a very active member of the SQL Server community, she has been organizing multiple SQLSaturdays and similar events for a while now. She calls herself the Community Pollinator, spreading the SQL Server way, everywhere. So this event should put her over the top.
In the lead up to this excellent event, SQLPeople founder and MVP, Andy Leonard (Blog|Twitter) is
A few notables will be presenting, such as (in no particular order) SQLSaturday co-founder Steve Jones (Blog|Twitter), Bill Pearson (Twitter), Kevin Boles, Aaron Nelson (Blog|Twitter), Ted Krueger (Blog|Twitter), Rodney Landrum (Blog), Thomas LeBlanc (Blog|Twitter), Wayne Sheffield (Twitter), and more! (Apologize for those who fall under “and more”:-O.) I always do this to myself, so see the schedule for a full list of speakers and their session).
In addition, we will see Devin Knight, Shawn McGehee and Julie Smith present, Senior SQL experts in their own right.
One other quite intriguing session, which is sure to be jam-packed, just by the title alone, Pulp SQL! Better bring your bullet-proof vests. A takeoff on the Pulp Fiction movie, here’s a brief description of
I hear the theme music in my head, and the SQL Sermons:.
And I will strike down upon thee with great vengeance and furious anger those who attempt to poison and destroy my brothers” - Jules from Pulp Fiction Have mercy!
The official SQL Saturday #77 blurb
Enjoy, and you can follow it on Twitter with hashtag #sqlsat77!