Presentations

I am proud to be a part of the #SQLCommunity and #SQLFamily as well as the PowerShell Community and lucky enough to be selected to speak at SQL and PowerShell Events. You can find links to the presentations, demos and webinars

2017

December 9th SQL Saturday Slovenia

November 10th SQL Glasgow

October 31st SQL PASS Summit (proctor)

October 28th PSConf Asia

October 27th PSConf Asia

October 26th PSConf Asia Pre-Con

October 24th Devops Singapore

October 13th SQL relay Bristol

October 12th SQL Relay Birmingham

October 11th SQL Relay Leeds

October 10th SQL Relay Nottingham

October 9th SQL Relay Reading

October 2nd DataMinds Connect 2017

September 30th SQL Saturday Holland

September 25th SQL South West

September 22nd PSDay.UK

September 21st Southampton Dev User Group

September 18th South Coast PowerShell User Group

September 16 PowerShell Saturday Stuttgart

August 24th Wellington SQL User Group New Zealand

July 24th SQL South West

Administrating SQL Server with PowerShell dbatools

July 15th SQL Saturday Manchester

Administrating SQL Server with PowerShell dbatools

Teaching the IT Pro how to Dev – PowerShell, Source Control & Unit Testing

June 9th – GroupBy

Green is Good – Red is Bad – Turning Your Checklists into Pester Tests

Video

June 2nd SQL Grillen – Lingen

Green is good, Red is bad – Turning your Checklists into Pester Tests

May 23rd Techorama – Antwerp

PowerShell SQL Server: Modern Database Administration with dbatools and dbareports

May 20th TUGAIT – Lisbon

Introduction to Pester – TDD for PowerShell

dbatools open source project – SQL Server and PowerShell together

PowerShell Conference Europe – Hannover

May 4th

Creating and Maintaining Successful Open Source Projects

Video

Green is bad Red is Good – Turning your Checklists into Pester Tests

Video

May 5th

Using the SQL Server Provider

Video

May 6th

Modern Database Administration using PowerShell and dbatools

Video

Test your Powershell code with AppVeyor for ITPros

Video

March 29th Battle of the Beards

Powershell: A Beards Favourite Shell

March 27th SQL South West User Group

Using the PowerShell SQL Provider

March 9th SQL Belfast User Group

Using the PowerShell SQL Provider

March 7th SQL North East User Group

Green is good, Red is bad: Turning Checklists into Pester Tests

PowerShell dbatools / SQL Server module

March 6th – Notts Dev Workshop Introduction to PowerShell

Code

February 15th –  PowerShell ❤ SQL Server: Modern Database Administration with dbatools and dbareports

Combined Dutch SQL and PowerShell User Group – Utrecht

February 10th – Powershell ❤ SQL Server Modern Database Administration

MS Cloud Summit Paris – Pre Con

January 23rd – A full day of PowerShell from basics to Azure and SQL Server

SQL Saturday Vienna

January 20th – Modern Database Administration using PowerShell and dbatools

January 19th –  SQL Saturday Pre-Con SQL Server and PowerShell – Better Together. Building the Modern DBAs Tools

2016

SQL Saturday Slovenia

December 10th – Green is good, Red is bad: Turning Checklists into Pester Tests
How I use PowerShell to automate the installation & upgrade of DBA scripts

Southampton SQL User Group

December 7th – Turn Your Checklist into a Pester Test

Birmingham SQL User Group

November 10th – PowerShell Loves SQL Server – Community Modules for All

PowerShell Conference Asia – Singapore

October 22nd – PowerShell, SQL and PowerBi-Reducing your Context Switching

October 22nd – Using my DBA Database to automate the install and upgrade scripts

October 21st – Powershell Profile Prepares Perfect Production Purlieu

SQL Relay Cardiff

October 4th – PowerShell Loves SQLServer – New module and community modules

SQL Relay – Guerrilla Talks

September 28th – New PowerShell Commands for SQL Server

SQL South West User Group

September 19th – New PowerShell Commands For SQL Server

Dutch PowerShell User Group

September 1st – PowerShell SQL and Power Bi

PowerShell Monday Munich

August 22nd PowerShell SQL and Power Bi

PASS PowerShell Virtual Chapter

August 18th PowerShell, SQL and Power BI – Reducing your Context Switching

Video

SQL Southampton User Group

August 3rd New PowerShell Commands For SQL Server

SQL Saturday Manchester

July 23rd – Powershell Profile Prepares Perfect Production Purlieu

PASS PowerShell Virtual Chapter – Co Presenter

July 6th –  The State of PowerShell, SQL Server, and SQLPS Video

SQL Saturday Dublin

June 18th – Making Powershell Useful for your Team

SQL Relay – Guerrilla Talks

April 27thFour things you should know to effectively learn PowerShell

Video

Powershell Conference Europe

April 21st

Power Bi, PowerShell and DBA Double Session Rob Sewell Part1

Video

Power Bi, PowerShell and DBA Double Session Rob Sewell Part2

Video

Code – https://github.com/SQLDBAWithABeard/DBA-Database

Making Powershell Useful For Your Team

Video 

Cardiff SQL User Group

March 30th – Return of the Beards PowerShell, SQL and PowerBi-Reducing your Context Switching

Code – https://github.com/SQLDBAWithABeard/DBA-Database

SQL Saturday Exeter

March 12th Using Power Bi with my DBA Database

Code – https://github.com/SQLDBAWithABeard/DBA-Database

SQL Southampton

February 3rd PowerShell, SQL and PowerBi-Reducing your Context Switching

Code – https://github.com/SQLDBAWithABeard/DBA-Database

SQL South West

January 25th – PowerShell, SQL and PowerBi-Reducing your Context Switching

Code – https://github.com/SQLDBAWithABeard/DBA-Database

2015

SQL Saturday Southampton 2015 December 5th

Using Power Bi with my DBA Database

SQL Relay

Birmingham October 15th – Making Powershell useful for your team

Cardiff October 14th – Using Power Bi with my DBA Database

Bristol October 13th – Using Power Bi with my DBA Database

London October 12th – Continuous Learning 2.0

PASS Virtual Chapter Professional Development

October 7th – Continuous Learning 2.0

SQL South West

August 17th – Continuous Learning 2.0
Azure SQL VM Automated Backup and Azure Automated Patching

SQL Relay

July 31 – Making Powershell useful for your team

SQL Saturday Exeter

April 25th Making Powershell useful for your team

Cardiff SQL User Group

March 31st – Battle of the BeardsMaking Powershell useful for your team

PASS Virtual Chapter PowerShell

March 19th  – Making Powershell useful for your teamWebinar Recording

2014

SQL NorthEast

Tue September 16th – PowerShell Box of tricks

SQL South West

May 15th –   PowerShell Box of tricks

SQL Saturday Exeter

March 22 –   PowerShell Box of tricks

2013

Cardiff SQL User Group

October 1st –   PowerShell Box of tricks

SQL South West

May 17th –