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Call for Sponsors

As the Data Platform Next Step is a community driven, not for profit conference, we are looking for sponsors. We have two types of sponsorships. A Premium sponsor will have a stand at the conference while a standard sponsor will be included in all the official material of the conference. We expect more than 200 data professionals to attend. If you are looking for exposure… Read More »Call for Sponsors

A Day of Delta Lakehouse

We’re now ready to announce our second training day offering. It will be hosted on June 8th and delivered by Simon Whiteley – Data Platform MVP. Databricks Beacon. Cloud Architect and Nerd. This training day starts with the absolute fundamentals, demystifying the engine behind spark and giving you the much-needed context for how it works. We’ll then run through some hands-on exercises to teach you… Read More »A Day of Delta Lakehouse

Azure Data Integration Pipelines

Over the coming weeks, we will reveal the 3 training days, that will be hosted on June 8th – on the first day of the conference. These are full day specialized sessions with 40-50 participants in each. First to be announced is “Azure Data Integration Pipelines” delivered by the one and only Paul Andrew. Here you will learn how to orchestrate your Azure data platform… Read More »Azure Data Integration Pipelines

Call-for-Speakers is open

We look forward to receive your submissions to deliver a 45 minute breakout session on the Data Platform Next Step conference. We’re looking for sessions about SQL Server, Synapse Analytics, Databricks, Data Factory, Data Lake, Stream Analytics, Purview and many more related technologies. The conference focus on Microsoft Data Platform users that want to take the next step and further their knowledge around Data Engineering. Session… Read More »Call-for-Speakers is open

2023 Conference Preview

Introduction We’re thrilled to announce Data Platform Next Step. A two day conference for Microsoft Data Engineers with sessions about SQL Server, Synapse Analytics, Databricks, Data Factory, Data Lake, Stream Analytics and many more technologies. You can look forward to learn, network and enjoy the content together with 200+ other attendees. We will have full-day training sessions, break-out sessions, a keynote, an ask-me-anything session and… Read More »2023 Conference Preview