|27th Sept – 2nd Oct||San Francisco: I have been invited to do a 45 minute presentation at OpenWorld with the title Reading an AWR Report. I’ll also be speaking about Calculating Selectivity at Oak Table World, and then at the EOUC “Short Talks” sessions I’ll be doing 5 minutes on Upgrading to 12c – what will it break. I’ve also told the people from Delphix that I’ll be happy to do a couple of sessions on their stand, say a few words about why I like their product.|
|14th - 15th Oct||Munich (Germany): I’ll be running a two-day course covering “Writing Optimal SQL” and “Trouble-shooting and Tuning” under the University “Celebrity Seminars” banner. Further details at this URL|
|20th - 23rd Oct||Nordic Tour: I’ll be joining the OTN Nordic Tour – which is going to be a whirlwind visit to Stockholm (Sweden), Oslo (Norway), Copenhagen (Denmark), and Helsinki (Finland) in that order. I’ve got two topics on the agenda: Understanding and Optimising Parallel Queries, and Reading an AWR Report. Further details at this URL.|
|5th - 6th Nov||Istanbul, Turkey: I’ll be running the two-day seminar “Optimising Oracle – Foundations” for Oracle University as part of their “Celebrity Seminar” series. Further details at this URL.|
|18th - 20th Nov||Nuremberg, Germany(provisional): DOAG Annual conference – I should be able to get there this year and join in on the “Oak Table” stream which was such a success last year. I’ve sent in three abstracts, and now I’m waiting to hear the results.|
|7th - 10th Dec||Liverpool: The UKOUG Tech Conference is in Liverpool this year; I’ve got three sessions (more like one short and one long, though) in the main conference and one “Oak Table Sunday”.Titles and (provisional) times are:
My presentation on “Understanding and Optimising parallel queries” is on the reserve list – so there’s always a chance that that will get in at the last minute.
|15th Dec||Munich (Germany): I’ll be running the one day course “Beating the Optimizer” under the Oracle University “Celebrity Seminars” banner. Further details at this URL|