Posts in category Speaking

Upcoming Speaking Engagements

After about four months without any speaking engagements, over the next three months I’ll have the opportunity to speak at several events. I’m looking forward to meet you at one of them! April 3, I’ll be in Baden-Dättwil to speak about “ASH Analytics” at an event organized by SOUG. Since this is a new presentation […]

CBO Days 2014

The company I work for, Trivadis, is very pleased to organize, on the 10th and 11th of June, an outstanding seminar with top guest speakers in Zurich. This year’s focus will be on the Oracle query optimizer, also known as a cost-based optimizer (CBO). The query optimizer is not only one of the most complex […]

Ad: CBO Days 2012 – Final Agenda

The 11th and 12th of December and, therefore, the CBO Days in Zurich are approaching. Given the high quality of the speakers that accepted my invitation and the number of people that decided to attend the event, in my opinion it will be a blast! By the way, if you are interested in attending the […]

Ad: CBO Days 2012

The company I work for, Trivadis, is very pleased to organize, the 11th and 12th of December, an outstanding seminar with top guest speakers in Zurich. This year’s focus will be on the Oracle query optimizer, also known as a cost-based optimizer (CBO). The query optimizer is not only one of the most complex pieces […]

Ad: Mastering Oracle Trace Data

This is just a short post to point out that the company I work for, Trivadis, is organizing 3 classes with Cary Millsap. The topic, as the title suggests, is Cary’s 1-day class entitled “Mastering Oracle Trace Data”. The following dates and locations are planned: September 11, 2012 – Münich (DE) September 13, 2012 – […]

Ad: The Oracle Query Optimizer 2-Day Seminar

The 31st of January and 1st of February 2012 I will present a 2-day seminar about the Oracle query optimizer in Ballerup (DK). The event is organized by Miracle A/S. The content, which is based on the chapters 2, 4, 5, 6, 9 and 10 of my book, is the following: Chapter 1 describes the […]

Challenges and Chances of the 11g Query Optimizer

Challenges and Chances of the 11g Query Optimizer is the name of a presentation I gave at several events (e.g. Trivadis Performance Days, Oracle OpenWorld, DOAG Konferenz, UKOUG Conference) throughout 2011. Its abstract is the following: With every new release, the query optimizer is enhanced. Oracle Database 11g Release 1 and Release 2 are no […]

Ad: DOAG Berliner Expertenseminare (Last Call)

I was just informed that there are still some free seats for the 2-day seminar I will present in Berlin in two weeks (June 7-8). Hence, do not wait too long if you want to join us… The content is based on the chapters 4, 5, 6 and 7 of my book, i.e. part 3: […]

Ad: Trivadis Performance Days 2011

The company I work for, Trivadis, has organized a 2-day seminar with Cary Millsap, James Morle, Jonathan Lewis and me. It will take place in Zurich the 24-25 of May. If you are interested in topics like the following, do not miss the opportunity… Thinking clearly about performance How to design efficient SQL What to […]

UKOUG Conference in Birmingham

This is a short note to point out that I added to the Public Appearances page the next conference organized by the UKOUG in Birmingham. It will take place from the 29th of November to the 1st of December. My talk, entitled “Transaction Management Internals”, is scheduled on Wednesday 1st December.