|[November 08, 2012]
Announcing PASS Summit 2013 in Charlotte, NC, Oct. 15-18
SEATTLE --(Business Wire)--
After 5 years in Seattle, PASS Summit is traveling to Charlotte, NC, in
2013 to bring the world's largest SQL Server and business intelligence
conference closer to database pros who may not have been able to attend
in the past.
PASS Summit 2013 will be held at the Charlotte Convention Center, in the
heart of the Queen City, Oct. 15-18, 2013, with two days of
Pre-Conference Sessions beginning Oct. 14. Early registration opened
today with a 3-day Full Summit rate of $1,095 and a special $100 alumni
discount, both good until Jan. 4, 2013.
"We're excited about bringing the PASS Summit experience closer to DBAs,
developers, BI architects, and IT pros who haven't been able to travel
to Seattle," noted PASS Vice President, Marketing, Thomas LaRock. "And
we're also excited to experience the beautiful city of Charlotte in what
will be a jam-packed week of learning and connecting with community
members from around the world."
To learn more about PASS Summit 2013 and to register, see www.sqlpass.org/summit/2013.
24 Hours of PASS
In addition, PASS is ounding out 2012 with two 24 Hours of PASS virtual
events, extending its reach to the Portuguese and Spanish SQL Server
communities. Both events will feature 24 free, live, back-to-back
technical webcasts. The Portuguese event takes place Nov. 26-27, with
the Spanish edition on Dec. 5-6. For details, see http://www.sqlpass.org/Events/24HoursofPASS.aspx.
PASS Business Analytics Conference
Yesterday, PASS also announced the PASS Business Analytics (BA)
Conference, a new event supporting business intelligence and analytics
professionals using Microsoft (News - Alert) Office, Microsoft SharePoint, SQL Server,
and Windows Azure.
Over 1,200 business analysts, data scientists, line-of-business
managers, and IT pros are expected to take part in the inaugural PASS BA
Conference at the Chicago Hotel and Towers, April 10-12, 2013, for
real-world insights, prescriptive guidance, best practices, and
strategic vision for analyzing, managing, and sharing business
information and insights through Microsoft's collaborative BA platform.
Registration for the PASS BA Conference is also open now, with the
$1,095 early-bird rate available until December 7, 2012. For more
information and to register, visit http://www.passbaconference.com.
PASS is an independent, not-for-profit association dedicated to
supporting, educating, and promoting the global Microsoft SQL Server and
Business Intelligence community. From local user groups and virtual
chapters to webcasts and the annual PASS Summit, PASS enables knowledge
sharing, in-depth learning, access to the Microsoft SQL Server team, and
the ability to influence the direction of SQL Server technologies. For
more information, visit the PASS Web site at http://www.sqlpass.org.
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