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Steel City SQL

The Birmingham Chapter of PASS 




We have meetings on the third Tuesday of every month.  Starting in May of 2014 our group will meet on the 3rd floor of Russell Hall on the Samford University campus on Lakeshore Parkway. Food is generally provided for each meeting.  If you plan on attending email steelcitysql@gmail.com or use the eventbrite ticketing system so we can get an accurate head count to plan for food.

In an ongoing attempt to build the SQL Server Professional Community in Birmingham, we start each meeting with a 30 minute networking session.  Unless noted in the meeting notes the schedule for each meeting will be:

6:00 - 6:30 - Networking Session
6:30 - 7:30 - Presentation(s)
7:30 - 7:45 - Door prizes and Question & Answer session

Russell Hall - Third Floor
Samford University
800 Lakeshore Drive
Birmingham, Alabama, 35229
Once inside please check the room displays as the our room assignment may change from month to month.

Sorry, there are no upcoming meetings. Please check back for updates.
 Upcoming Events

SQL Saturday #328 - Birmingham 2014

After taking a year off the fifth installment of one day free training for SQL Server Professionals is returning to Birmingham on August 23, 2014. SQL Saturday #328 will be at a new location at Thomas Russell Hall on the Samford University campus and registration is currently open to all.  Register now to reserve your spot to this event.

SQL Saturday #328 - Birmingham 2014 Pre-con

Steel City SQL has taken the next step in their evolution of the SQL Saturday concept by offering a full day of paid training before SQL Saturday #328 in the form of a pre-conference on Friday, August 22nd.  The SQL Saturday #328 Pre-con will feature Louis Davidson, aka @DrSQL, community respected presenter, author and SQL Server MVP presenting How to Design Relational a Database.  The Early Bird registration fee is $90 until June 30th and includes the full day of in-person training with Louis, a digital copy of his latest book, Pro SQL Server 2012 Relational Database Design and Implementation, as well as lunch.  Register soon as classroom seating is limited and is sure to fill up fast.  For more information on this pre-con visit sqlsat328precon.eventbrite.com or to register using the Order Now button below.


The Professional Association for SQL Server (PASS) is an independent, not-for-profit association, dedicated to supporting, educating, and promoting the Microsoft SQL Server community. From local user groups and special interest groups (SIGs) to webcasts and the annual PASS Community Summit � the largest gathering of SQL Server professionals in the world � PASS enables knowledge sharing, in-depth learning, access to the Microsoft SQL Server team, and the ability to influence the direction of SQL Server technologies. PASS was founded in 1999 by Microsoft and CA and continues to enjoy executive level endorsement from both organizations. As the number one user community for Microsoft SQL Server, Microsoft looks to the PASS community for valued feedback, input, and inspiration. PASS Mission Empower the global Microsoft SQL Server community to connect, share, learn and be inspired through networking, knowledge sharing, peer-based learning, and the ability to influence the direction of Microsoft SQL Server products and services.








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