PASS Summit 2018 Speakers

Meet the Speakers

Meet top-rated, expert speakers who will bring you innovative content to propel your learning and grow your skills.
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Sourabh Agarwal

Sourabh Agarwal

Sr. Program Manager
Microsoft

Amit Banerjee

Amit Banerjee

Senior Program Manager
Microsoft

Douglas Barrett

Douglas Barrett

Senior Solution Architect
WhereScape

Joseph Barth

Joseph Barth

Senior Consultant II
Neudesic

Samir Behara

Samir Behara

Senior Developer
EBSCO Industries

Chris Bell

Chris Bell

Founder / Lead SQL Consultant
WaterOx Consulting

Itzik Ben-Gan

Itzik Ben-Gan

T-SQL Trainer
SolidQ

Alexandre Bergere

Alexandre Bergere

Data Analyst
Avanade

Glenn Berry

Glenn Berry

Principal Consultant
SQLSkills

Paul Bertucci

Paul Bertucci

Founder/Chief Architect/Author
Data by Design, LLC

David Bessemer

David Bessemer

VP
OmniSci (formerly MapD)

Eric Blinn

Eric Blinn

Sr. Data Architect
Squire Patton Boggs

Tracy Boggiano

Tracy Boggiano

Database Superhero
Broadvine

Ryan Booz

Ryan Booz

VP of Business Intelligence/CTO
EnergyCAP, Inc.

Carlos Bossy

Carlos Bossy

Sr. Managing Partner/Architect
Datalere

Johan Ludvig Brattås

Johan Ludvig Brattås

Managing Consultant
Capgemini

Stephanie Bruno

Stephanie Bruno

Senior Manager- Informatics
Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation

Robert Cain

Robert Cain

Owner
Arcane Training and Consulting, LLC

Richard Campbell

Richard Campbell

Host
RunAs Radio

Joe Chang

Joe Chang

Consultant
SolidQ

Warner Chaves

Warner Chaves

Microsoft Data Platform Principal Consultant
The Pythian Group

JP Chen

JP Chen

Director, SQL Practice
Datavail

Denny Cherry

Denny Cherry

Owner & Principal Consultant
Denny Cherry & Associates

Charles Christian

Charles Christian


Microsoft

Dan Clark

Dan Clark

Sr. BI Consultant
Capax Global

Melissa Coates

Melissa Coates

Solution Architect
BlueGranite

Idan Cohen

Idan Cohen

Co-Founder and Chief Analyst
Excelando

Rob Collie

Rob Collie

Owner/Founder
PowerPivotPro.com

Tim Corey

Tim Corey

Owner
IAmTimCorey.com

Scott Currie

Scott Currie

CEO
Varigence

Joseph D'Antoni

Joseph D'Antoni

Principal Consultant
Denny Cherry and Associates

Pinal Dave

Pinal Dave

Performance Tuning Expert
SQLAuthority

John Deardurff

John Deardurff

Senior Technical Instructor
New Horizons

Joseph deBuzna

Joseph deBuzna

VP of Field Engineering
HVR

Peter De Tender

Peter De Tender

Microsoft Cloud Platform Architect
Azure Platform Experts

Kalen Delaney

Kalen Delaney

Principal Internals Geek
SQLearning Inc.

Ike Ellis

Ike Ellis

Partner
1973

Andrew Engel

Andrew Engel

Customer Facing Data Scientist
DataRobot

Rob Farley

Rob Farley

Owner/Principal
LobsterPot Solutions

Kevin Feasel

Kevin Feasel

Predictive Analytics Manager
ChannelAdvisor

Alberto Ferrari

Alberto Ferrari

Consultant
Sqlbi

Chris Finlan

Chris Finlan

BI Evangelist
Microsoft

Grant Fritchey

Grant Fritchey

Product Evangelist
Redgate Software

Jeremy Frye

Jeremy Frye

BI and Data Warehousing Manager
RDX

Dimitri Furman

Dimitri Furman


Microsoft

Andy Galbraith

Andy Galbraith

Microsoft SQL Server Team Lead
Ntirety

Frank Geisler

Frank Geisler

CEO
GDS Business Intelligence GmbH

Bill Gibson

Bill Gibson

Program Manager Architect
Microsoft

Frank Gill

Frank Gill

Senior Systems Engineer
Concurrency

Greg Gonzalez

Greg Gonzalez

Chief Technology Officer
SentryOne

Anup Gopinathan

Anup Gopinathan

Senior DBA Consultant
Datavail

Matt Gordon

Matt Gordon

Data Platform Solution Architect
DMI

Lukasz Grala

Lukasz Grala

Data Platform Architect
TIDK

Ginger Grant

Ginger Grant

Principal Consultant
Desert Isle Group

Janis Griffin

Janis Griffin

Database Performance Evangelist
SolarWinds

Nellie Gustafsson

Nellie Gustafsson


Microsoft

Ola Hallengren

Ola Hallengren

Principal Database Architect
Saxo Bank

Angela Henry

Angela Henry

Database Administrator
HSM Solutions

Amy Herold

Amy Herold

Sr. Database Administrator
One Technologies

Allan Hirt

Allan Hirt

Managing Partner
SQLHA

Matt How

Matt How

BI Consultant
Adatis

Nico Jacobs

Nico Jacobs

Trainer
U2U

Joshua Johnson

Joshua Johnson

Data Architect - Dentrix Ascend
Henry Schein Practice Solutions

Steve Jones

Steve Jones

Data Platform MVP/Evangelist
SQLServerCentral (Redgate Software)

André Kamman

André Kamman

Freelance SQL Server Specialist

Casey Karst

Casey Karst

Program Manager
Microsoft

Kathi Kellenberger

Kathi Kellenberger

Editor of Simple Talk
Redgate

Andrew Kelly

Andrew Kelly

Senior Technical Subject Matter Expert
B3 Group Inc.

David Klee

David Klee

Founder & Chief Architect
Heraflux Technologies

Kevin Kline

Kevin Kline

Principal Program Manager
SentryOne

Devin Knight

Devin Knight

Training Director
Pragmatic Works

Hugo Kornelis

Hugo Kornelis

Database Consultant
JuTi Holding BV

Peter Kral

Peter Kral

Lead Database Engineer
FTD

Pam Lahoud

Pam Lahoud

Senior Program Manager
Microsoft

Brandon Leach

Brandon Leach

Senior DBA
SurveyMonkey

Ed Leighton-Dick

Ed Leighton-Dick

Founder/Principal Consultant
Kingfisher Technologies

Andy Leonard

Andy Leonard

Data Philosopher
Enterprise Data & Analytics

Kendra Little

Kendra Little

Product Evangelist
Redgate

Andrew Liu

Andrew Liu

Program Manager, Azure DocumentDB
Microsoft

Miguel Llopis

Miguel Llopis

Program Manager
Microsoft

Leonard Lobel

Leonard Lobel

CTO
Sleek Technologies, Inc.

Pedro Lopes

Pedro Lopes

Senior Program Manager
Microsoft

Brad Llewellyn

Brad Llewellyn

Senior Data Science Consultant
Syntelli Solutions

Meagan Longoria

Meagan Longoria

Solution Architect
BlueGranite

Dan Mallott

Dan Mallott

Principle
West Monroe Partners

Rob Mandeville

Rob Mandeville

Senior DBA
SolarWinds

John Martin

John Martin

Product Manager
SentryOne

Mihail Mateev

Mihail Mateev

Senior Solution Architect
EPAM Systems

David Maxwell

David Maxwell

SQL Server Consultant
UpSearch

John McAbel

John McAbel

Senior Product Manager
Cisco Systems. Inc.

James McGillivray

James McGillivray

BI Architect
BIcurate / Dariel

Denise McInerney

Denise McInerney

Data Architect
Intuit

Ben Miller

Ben Miller

SQL Server Architect
Ben Miller & Associates, Inc.

Tim Mitchell

Tim Mitchell

Principal Data Architect
Tyleris Data Solutions

John Morehouse

John Morehouse

Consultant
Denny Cherry & Associates

Gabi Münster

Gabi Münster

Teamlead Business Intelligence
oh22data AG

Anupama Natarajan

Anupama Natarajan

Senior Solutions Architect
Unisys New Zealand Limited

Aaron Nelson

Aaron Nelson

Consultant
SQLvariant

Niko Neugebauer

Niko Neugebauer

Business Intelligence Consultant
OH22

Kevin Ngo

Kevin Ngo

Program Manager
Microsoft

Borko Novakovic

Borko Novakovic

Senior Program Manager
Microsoft

Joe Obbish

Joe Obbish

Business Intelligence Developer

Patrick O'Keefe

Patrick O'Keefe

Vice President, Software Engineering
Quest

Ron Ortloff

Ron Ortloff

Senior Program Manager
Microsoft

Brent Ozar

Brent Ozar

MCM of SQL Server
Brent Ozar Unlimited

Lyndsey Padget

Lyndsey Padget

Founder & Full Stack Developer
Longplay Software

Eric Peterson

Eric Peterson

Director Database Administration
PayGo Utilities

Raj Pochiraju

Raj Pochiraju

Sr. Program Manager
Microsoft

Edward Pollack

Edward Pollack

Sr. Database Administrator
Datto

Kellyn Pot'Vin-Gorman

Kellyn Pot'Vin-Gorman

Technical Solution Professional - Power BI and AI
Microsoft

Andrew Pruski

Andrew Pruski

DBA
Channel Advisor

Manohar Punna

Manohar Punna

Microsoft Data Platform Consultant
LobsterPot Solutions

Bob Pusateri

Bob Pusateri

Solutions Architect
Solutions Architect

Vern Rabe

Vern Rabe

Data Architect
RabeData

Helge Rege Gårdsvoll

Helge Rege Gårdsvoll

Data Manager
Hafslund Strom

Jeff Renz

Jeff Renz

Sr. BI Architect
Revgen Partners

Denis Reznik

Denis Reznik

Data Architect
Intapp, Inc.

Marco Russo

Marco Russo

Consultant
SQLBI

Dejan Sarka

Dejan Sarka

Consultant
Dejan Sarka S.P.

Adam Saxton

Adam Saxton

Sr. Content Developer
Microsoft

Rob Sewell

Rob Sewell

Database Administrator
Sewells Consulting

Arvind Shyamsundar

Arvind Shyamsundar

Principal Program Manager
Microsoft

Perry Skountrianos

Perry Skountrianos

Senior Program Manager
Microsoft

Reeves Smith

Reeves Smith

Principal Architect
Macer Consulting

Steve Stedman

Steve Stedman

Founder/Owner
Stedman Solutions, LLC

Jen Stirrup

Jen Stirrup

Director
Data Relish

Mine Tokus

Mine Tokus

Senior Premier Engineer
Microsoft

Kimberly Tripp

Kimberly Tripp

Founder/Co-Owner
SQLskills.com

Paul Turley

Paul Turley

Principal Consultant
Intelligent Business

Arun Ulagaratchagan

Arun Ulagaratchagan

Partner Director of Program Management
Microsoft Business Apps Engineering

Jen Underwood

Jen Underwood

Founder
Impact Analytix LLC

Matt Usher

Matt Usher

Sr. Program Manager
Microsoft

Clinton van Blommestein

Clinton van Blommestein

Senior Developer
Derivco

Enrico van de Laar

Enrico van de Laar

Data & Advanced Analytics Consultant
Data Masterminds

Gabriel Villa

Gabriel Villa

Architect
Revgen Partners

Christian Wade

Christian Wade

Senior Program Manager
Microsoft

Ryan Wade

Ryan Wade

Consultant
Diesel Analytics

Michael Wall

Michael Wall

Senior DBA
Great Western Malting

Mike Walsh

Mike Walsh

Founder/Principal Consultant
Straight Path Solutions

Bob Ward

Bob Ward

Principal Architect
Microsoft

Hamish Watson

Hamish Watson

DevOPs Evangelist
Morph iT

Richard Waymire

Richard Waymire

Principal Database Specialist Solutions Architect
Amazon Web Services

Chris Webb

Chris Webb

Director
Crossjoin Consulting Limited

Leslie Weed

Leslie Weed

Architect
RevGen Partners

Mike Weiner

Mike Weiner

Program Manager - SQLCAT (Customer Advisory Team)
Microsoft

Allen White

Allen White

Consultant
DataPerf Professionals Consulting

Simon Whiteley

Simon Whiteley

Chief Cloud Architect
Adatis Consulting

Cathrine Wilhelmsen

Cathrine Wilhelmsen

Senior BI Consultant
Inmeta

Chris Woodruff

Chris Woodruff

Developer Advocate
JetBrains

Travis Wright

Travis Wright

Program Manager
Microsoft

Vin Yu

Vin Yu

Program Manager
Microsoft

Mico Yuk

Mico Yuk

CEO
BI Brainz

Andy Yun

Andy Yun

Senior Solutions Engineer
SentryOne

Stay tuned as we announce more exciting speakers in the upcoming weeks!

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