Network, learn, ask a question, meet other folk, get fed - these are all things that happen at user group events. These events are a really great opportunity to socialise in an informal learning experience - if you want your own exposure then come and do a 1 - 5 minute nugget in front of your peers.
Remember to tell your friends and the people you work with; make sure you register as soon as you can.
17.30 – 18:00 Registration and networking
Meet and greet.
18:00 – 18:30 Round Table discussion and Nuggets - ALL
Take stock and get the latest news in the SQL Server field. This is also a great opportunity to ask any burning questions you have, may be a problem at work.
It's also a great opportunity to share your knowledge and gain exposure in the industry by giving a short 1 - 6 minute "nugget" demo/tip.
18:30 - 19:30 - First look at SQL Server 2014 - Martin Bell
With SQL Server 2014 being released to manufacturing and available from 1st April we will take a first look at the new features and what's changed.
19:30 - 19:50 - Break
Time for pizza
19:50 - 20:50 - Session Two - TBC
20:50 - 21:00 - Feedback, Prize Draw and Close
Finally: Drinks to Mr Foleys