Talks

List of all my upcoming and past public talks | presentations.

Upcoming

Nothing scheduled

Past

Tuesday March 26, 2019 GDG Cloud Ottawa | Ottawa, ON


Saturday, June 2, 2018 SQLSaturday #758 | Montreal, QC


Tuesday, May 22, 2018 MSDEVMTL | Montreal, QC


Friday, April 27, 2018 Data Camp - DevTeach | Quebec, QC

  • Introducing Microsoft Azure Databricks

Thursday, April 12, 2018 Ottawa Data User Group | Ottawa, ON

  • TimescaleDB: A scalable time-series database built on PostgreSQL | Slides

Friday, April 6, 2018 Data Camp - DevTeach | Montreal, QC

  • Introducing Microsoft Azure Databricks

Friday, March 23, 2018 Data Camp - DevTeach | Ottawa, ON

  • Introducing Microsoft Azure Databricks

Thursday, February 15, 2018 Ottawa Data User Group | Ottawa, ON

  • Introducing Microsoft Azure Databricks

Thursday, November 30, 2017 1:00 - 2:00pm EST Fall 2017 Technical Webinars | MSDN Webinars


Thursday, October 26 1:00 - 2:00pm EST Fall 2017 Technical Webinars | MSDN Webinars


Thursday, October 19, 2017 Ottawa Data User Group | Ottawa, ON

  • Leverage Open Source DB as a Service from Microsoft: Introducing MySQL and PostgreSQL on Azure

September 14, 2017 Ottawa Data User Group | Ottawa, ON

  • SQL Graph in SQL Server 2017 | Slides

September 13, 2017 Forum TI - LesAffaires.com | Montreal, QC

  • Data lake : comment casez les silos de vos systèmes d’information pour gagner en agilité

July 4-6, 2017 DevTeach Conference 2017 | Montreal, QC

  • SQL Server on Linux | Slides
  • Using Spark for in-memory processing on HDInsight
  • Graph support in SQL Server 2017

Thursday, May 25 , 2017 DataTalk: Harnessing the Power of Intelligent Data & Analytics | Montreal, QC

  • Optimize your data strategy from on-premises to cloud

Monday, May 8 , 2017 MSDEVMTL | Montreal, QC


Thursday, March 30, 2017 Ottawa SQL Server User Group | Ottawa, ON

  • Advanced Analytics with SQL Server R Services

Saturday, March 18, 2017 SQLSaturday #591 Montreal | Montreal, QC


Thursday, January 19, 2017 Ottawa SQL Server User Group | Ottawa, ON

  • SQL Server on Linux | Slides

Thursday, September 15, 2016 Ottawa SQL Server User Group | Ottawa, ON

  • SQL Server 2016 What’s new in BI (SSRS, SSAS)

Thursday, July 7, 2016 DevTeach Conference Montreal | Montreal, QC

  • Exploring R Services in SQL Server 2016
  • Introduction to HDInsight (Hadoop) | Slides

Monday, June 13, 2016 Montreal Modern Excel and Power BI Group (MSDEVMTL) | Montreal, QC


Friday, May 6, 2016 DevTeach Community Event | Quebec, QC

  • Exploring R Services in SQL Server 2016

Saturday, April 23, 2016 DevTeach Community Event | Montreal, QC

  • Exploring R Services in SQL Server 2016

Thursday, April 21, 2016 Ottawa SQL Server User Group (Ottawa PASS Chapter) | Ottawa, ON

  • SQL Server 2016 - New Features

Tuesday, January 19, 2016 Ottawa Graph Meetup | Ottawa, ON


Thursday, January 21, 2016 Ottawa SQL Server User Group (Ottawa PASS Chapter) | Ottawa, ON

  • Microsoft Azure SQL Data Warehouse Overview

Saturday, November 21, 2015 SQLSaturday # 466 Montreal | Montreal, QC


Thursday, September 17, 2015 Ottawa SQL Server User Group (Ottawa PASS Chapter) | Ottawa, ON

  • Back to the future - Temporal Tables in SQL Server 2016 | Slides

Saturday, May 30 , 2015 SQLSaturday #380 New York | New York, NY


Monday, April 20, 2015 MSDEVMTL | Montreal, QC


Saturday, April 18, 2015 SQLSaturday #364 Boston | Boston, MA


Saturday, April 11, 2015 Ottawa Windows Server User Group (OWSUG)| Ottawa, ON


Thursday, March 19, 2015 Ottawa SQL Server User Group (Ottawa PASS Chapter) | Ottawa, ON

  • Data Analytics with R and SQL Server | Slides

March 13 - 14, 2015 Microsoft Big Data Hackathon | Mississauga, ON

  • Microsoft Big Data Hackathon - Event judge, participated has a partner and community expert; running Q&A sessions and assisting groups with their projects.

Thursday, February 19, 2015 Ottawa SQL Server User Group (Ottawa PASS Chapter) | Ottawa, ON

  • Self-Service Data Integration with Power Query | Slides

Saturday, February 7, 2015 MSDEVMTL, Samedi SQL - SQL et Azure | Montreal, QC


Friday, January 16, 2015 Salon des Entreprises de Gatineau - Édition 2015 | Gatineau, QC

  • Le journalisme de données… par où commencer? | Slides

Saturday, November 22, 2014 SQLSaturday #350 | Winnipeg, MB


Thursday, September 18, 2014 Ottawa SQL Server User Group (Ottawa PASS Chapter) | Ottawa, ON

  • Graph Databases for SQL Server Professionals | Slides

Friday, May 9, 2014 Ottawa IT Community - SQLTeach Ottawa SQL Server 2014 Day | Ottawa, ON


Tuesday, April 8, 2014 Ottawa Tableau User Group | Ottawa, ON

  • Building Network Graphs with Tableau | Slides

Thursday, February 13, 2014 Ottawa IT Community, SQL Server | Ottawa, ON


Wednesday, December 4, 2013 DevTeach Conference Vancouver | Vancouver, BC

  • Tableau and Microsoft - Best of both worlds! | Slides
  • Power BI | Slides
  • Master Data Services in SQL Server 2012 (An Introduction | Slides

Thursday, September 19, 2013 Ottawa IT Community, SQL Server | Ottawa, ON


Thursday, June 13, 2013 Causerie casse-croûte de Créagora | Gatineau, QC

  • Le phénomème TED, un “propagateur d’idées” pour changer le monde! | Slides

Thursday, May 30, 2013 DevTeach Conference Toronto | Toronto, ON

  • Master Data Services in SQL Server 2012 (An Introduction) | Slides
  • Microsoft Business Intelligence in Excel 2013 | Slides

Friday, April 26, 2013 Ottawa IT Community - SQLTeach Ottawa BI Day with SQL Server 2012 | Ottawa, ON

  • Data Quality Services in SQL Server 2012 An Introduction | Slides
  • Business Intelligence in Excel 2013 | Slides

Thursday, March 21, 2013 Ottawa IT Community, SQL Server | Ottawa, ON


Thursday, January 24, 2013 Ottawa IT Community, SQL Server | Ottawa, ON


Tuesday, October 2, 2012 Gatineau Ouverte, troisième rencontre publique | Gatineau, QC

  • Gatineau Ouverte troisième rencontre publique | Slides

Wednesday, March 14, 2012 - Gatineau Ouverte, première rencontre publique | Gatineau, QC

  • Gatineau Ouverte première rencontre publique | Slides