Over two full days, a selection of leading experts will be delivering in-depth pre-conference sessions designed to accelerate your knowledge in a focused set of topics. Spots are limited, so be sure to sign up for our Summit updates and learn more about session topics when registration opens.
Thanks to all that submitted to the call for speakers for our first PASS Data Community Summit 2021!
We received over 640 sessions from more than 270 unique speakers and greatly appreciate your interest and support.
Our next steps are to review all of the submitted abstracts with an amazing team of volunteers that will be giving their time over the next five weeks.
We aim to send out results to all speakers in mid-August.
If you have any questions during this time, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Call for Speakers submission results:
Database Management (204)
Professional Development (66)
Back to Basics (274)
Reach for the Clouds (228)
Level up (208)
The largest gathering of data platform professionals, now PASS Data Community Summit, is a free to attend online conference for 2021 and will continue to support and grow the community in an effort to globally Connect, Share, and Learn.
Based on the community survey, which received almost 1,000 responses, SQL Server topped the list of priority learning, followed closely by Power BI and Cloud and Azure.
Database Administration, Professional Development, Machine Learning, Business Intelligence, Data Platform, Data Science, and Data Governance all topped the list in topic suggestions.
Our plan for this year’s content includes three themes that are applicable across all tracks of the conference:
Back to Basics
Sessions focused on the fundamentals, not necessarily entry level, but practical learning to help community members solve and improve day-to-day tasks.
Reach for the Clouds
Sessions focused on all things Cloud – content that shows attendees how to migrate and modernize their data stack.
Sessions focused on supporting community members in advancing their career as data professionals with advanced topics covering both technology and professional development.
The conference session categories are as follows:
The online conference platform is almost confirmed, but until that time, what we can tell you is:
The content programme team includes Grant Fritchey, Kathi Kellenberger, Marcella McKeown, (previous Programme manager at PASS HQ), and a program committee of 19 volunteers from the community. The team will be reviewing and analyzing CFS sessions from June 17 to August 12.
Presenting a session at PASS Data Community Summit is voluntary.
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